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Obituaries


Week of August 20, 2014


Alice Spencer Cooke, 93, of Elizabeth City died Wednesday, August 13, 2014, at Waterbrook Assisted Living, Elizabeth City. She was a member of New Life Assembly of God Church in Elizabeth City. She is survived by five daughters, Alice Lucille Daugherty of Norfolk, VA, Paula Ann Dail of Ayden, Joyce Evans of Hertford, Maxine Wall of Williston, and Vickie Wellnitz of Montivedio, Minnesota; one sister, Evy Lee Foreman of Hubert; 11 grandchildren; and numerous great & great-great grandchildren. Her funeral was held Monday, August 18 at Bryant Funeral Home Chapel. Interment followed immediately in Celestial Memorial Gardens, Cash Corner. The family received friends and relatives prior to the service at the funeral home. Online condolences to the family may be made at bryantfuneralhomeandcrematory.com.

 

Arrangements by Bryant Funeral Home & Crematory, Alliance.



Mary Louise Kiger Newman, 79, of Grantsboro passed away August 12, 2014, at CarolinaEast Medical Center. She was a member of Silver Hill Christian Church and the 60+ Club. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was preceded in death by her husband, Glenn Newman. She is survived by three sons, Frank Newman and wife, Kathy, of Aurora; Tom Newman and wife, Karen, of Grantsboro; and Sam Newman and girlfriend, Sherri, of Grantsboro; one daughter, Sue N. Pressey and husband, Paul, of Ayden; 11 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Her funeral was held Friday, August 15 at Silver Hill Christian Church with the Rev. Rex Horne and the Rev. Penny Dollar Farmer officiating. The family received friends and relatives Thursday evening at Bryant Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers the family suggested memorial contributions be made to either Silver Hill Christian Church or Paul Cemetery Fund, 1903 Hwy 306 N. Grantsboro, NC 28529. Online condolences to the family may be made at bryantfuneralhomeandcrematory.com.

 

Arrangements by Bryant Funeral Home & Crematory, Alliance.



Marsha Lovell Scarborough, 68, of Vanceboro died Friday, August 15, 2014, at home. She attended United Methodist Church in Vanceboro. She is survived by two daughters, Candy Peters of Pinetown and Debbie Coward of Vanceboro; one brother, Bob Davis of New Bern; sister, Dody Lis of Myrtle Beach, SC; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Graveside services were held Tuesday, August 19 at Lowland Community Cemetery. The family received friends and relatives Sunday, August 17 at Bryant Funeral Home.

 

Arrangements by Bryant Funeral Home & Crematory, Alliance.