James P. McGinty of Elizabeth City, January 25

By on January 27, 2023

James Patrick McGinty, age 93, of Elizabeth City, NC died on Wednesday, January 25, 2023 at Brookdale Assisted Living.  Born in the Bronx, NY on October 2, 1929 to the late James McGinty and Theresa Curtis McGinty, he was the widower of Arlene Selteneck McGinty.  He served his country honorably in the U. S. Army during the Korean War.  After active duty service, he worked as an accounting manager for New York Telephone.  Mr. McGinty was a life member of the Mahopac Falls Volunteer Fire Department.  He retired to NC in 1985.

He is survived by three daughters, Carol Styrcula and husband Paul, Betty McGinty, and Dorothy McGinty; a son, James McGinty and wife Denise; a sister, Peggy Brannigan; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.  He was predeceased by a sister, Eileen Fitzgerald, and a brother, John McGinty.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Holy Family Catholic Church on Friday, February 3, 2023, at 12:15 p.m., with Father Nick Cottrill officiating. Memorial donations may be made in his name to Albemarle Homecare and Hospice, 1507 N. Road Street, Suite 2, Elizabeth City, NC  27909.

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




Notice of Public Auction

The public will take notice that the Dare County Tourism Board, at its meeting of October 20, 2022, adopted Resolution 2022-5 authorizing the sale of surplus personal property by public auction.

Saturday, April 1, 2023.

6708 S. Croatan Highway

Nags Head, NC 27959

10am: Back of the House Auction – Complete Commercial Kitchen

Partial List: True refrigerators and coolers, Hatco drawer warmers, Hobart mixer, Vulcan, 6 & 10 burner gas ovens/stoves, Vulcan 2 basket gas fryer, Vulcan 2-door oven, stainless prep tables, DCS 6 burner LPAS range & oven, Hobart dishwasher, pots & pans & more.

2pm: Front of the House Auction – Selling Everything in the Building + Architectural Salvage by room

Partial List: Antique ships wheel chandelier, Nautical & pirate decor, sword & pistol displays, polyword tables & chairs, ship models, nautical lanterns, art, commercial bar equipment, tables and chairs, NC decoys, fish mounts, signal cannon, architectural salvage, Several bars, pirate bar & more.

Preview 3/31: 11 AM – 5 PM & Auction Day starting @ 9am
Online Absentee Bidding Catalog Closes: 3/31 @ 8pm
Catalog + Thousands of photos @ SSAOBX.HIBID.COM
Island Auction Co. (252)489-5513 – Jason P. Humphries, Auctioneer NCAL #8423
Visa / MC / Cash / Good Check – NC Sales Tax, 15% Buyers Premium

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