By Submitted Story on January 25, 2022
Mona “Lisa” Burd, 67 of Grandy, NC passed from this life on January 20, 2022, with her husband and her two children by her side. She was born January 20, 1955, in Washington, DC to Ismeal Lazo and Edith Lazo who preceded her in death along with her father-in-law, Herbert Burd, her brother, Venancio “Vick”. She was child number nine of eleven. Lisa enjoyed bowling and camping with her husband and always looked forward to their Yogi Bear vacations.
She is survived by her beloved husband of over forty years, Herbert Burd Sr.; her daughter, Sandy; her son, Herbert, Jr., and fiancé Heather; ten beautiful grandchildren; her sisters, brothers, mother, brother, sister-in-law and numerous nieces and nephews.
A graveside funeral service will be held on Thursday, January 27, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. at Laurel Memorial Gardens in Grandy, NC. The family has requested if attending the service to please wear something yellow to represent Lisa’s love for Tweety Bird. Twiford Memorial Chapel, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is serving the Burd family. You may express condolences to the family by visiting www.TwifordFH.com.
To plant a tree in memory of Mrs. Burd or send flowers to the family, please visit www.TwifordFH.com/send-flowers.
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING TO REVIEW PLANS FOR AN OUTER BANKS EVENT CENTER
County Dare, North Carolina
Dare County Tourism Board
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Visitors Bureau will hold a public meeting to review the plans for an Outer Banks Event Center. The meeting will take place on Monday, June 6, 2022 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Keeper’s Galley building at Haven on the Banks, 115 Dove Street, Nags Head North Carolina 27959.
Still in the conceptual phase, the Event Center is intended to provide suitable and flexible space for year-round events, concerts, sports, meetings, smaller tradeshows, galas and any number of other uses. Learn more about the benefits for visitors and residents and how the Event Center is planned to complement the new Soundside boardwalk that is being designed.
Staff will be on hand to answer any questions. For additional information, please visit our Event Center FAQ page.