James F. Scott of Elizabeth City, November 15

By on November 16, 2022

James (Jimmy) F. Scott died peacefully on November 15, 2022 at the age of 84.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Scott, and a grandson-in-law, Cliff Bright.  He is survived by his son, John (Patrice) Scott; his granddaughter, Jenny Bright; grandson, J. F. Scott; his great-granddaughter, Zoie Bright; and a host of other family members.

Jimmy retired from Sanders Company as a machinist, loved to plant his garden and share his bounty with neighbors and family.  He loved 4-H and the Albemarle Livestock show.  He was a strong supporter of the Livestock Judging team.  He enjoyed the years with his grandchildren showed and all the other kids who he helped along the way, especially watching his great-granddaughter, Zoie.

A graveside service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, November 18, 2022 at West Lawn Cemetery.  A visitation will be held on Thursday evening, November 17th from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. at Twiford Memorial Chapel.

Twiford Funeral Homes, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC 27909 is serving the Scott family.  Condolences and memories may be shared at www.TwifordFH.com.

In lieu of flowers, you may make a donation to First Christian Church, 800 Beech Street, Elizabeth City, NC  27909.





NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS:  BIDDER PRE-QUALIFICATION REQUEST:  Barnhill Contracting has been selected as the Construction Manager at Risk by Dare County and is seeking to pre-qualify construction trade and specialty contractors to submit bids for furnishing Labor, Material, Equipment, and Other for the new “Dare County – EMS 1 / Fire Station 14” (KDH) located in Kill Devil Hills, NC.  PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The scope of the project encompasses approximately 36,000 sqft of new construction and 18,000 sqft of demolition on a 3.5-acre site located at the 1630 N Croatan Highway, Kill Devil Hills, NC. The project includes masonry bearing walls supporting a Standing Seam Metal Roof over Light Gauge Trusses housing administrative, living and support spaces along with 6 apparatus bays. Principal trade and specialty contractors are solicited for the following Bid Packages: BP750 – Turnkey Siding. Additional Packages may be added and/or deleted at the discretion of the Construction Manager. Historically underutilized business participation is encouraged. Interested contractors should submit their completed prequalification submittals to Meredith Terrell by December 2, 2022, via email at mterrell@barnhillcontracting.com or mail to PO Box 31765 Raleigh, NC 27622 (Office Location – 4325 Pleasant Valley Road, NC 27612). PREQUALIFICATION FORMS CAN BE OBTAINED from BuildingConnected through this Invite under the “File” tab or from BuildingConnected link on the Barnhill, Bidding Opportunities website at app.buildingconnected.com/ by selecting “Dare County – EMS 1 / Fire Station 14 – Prequalification”, or by contacting Meredith Terrell mterrell@barnhillcontracting.com  (919-604-2367). Please submit completed prequalification forms A and B along with all required supporting documentation and with All Bid Packages you are Prequalified for Checked. Form B must be submitted for this project. Form A is good for 1-Year and if you have submitted one to Barnhill within the last year, it should still be valid. If you are unsure, please verify this with Meredith. Target Bid Date: January 2023


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