Marcia Katrina Collier Parker of Hobbsville, May 18

By on May 22, 2023

Marcia Katrina Collier Parker, passed away peacefully on May 18, 2023, at Elizabeth City Health and Rehabilitation. Marcia was born on November 25, 1942, in Orangeburg, SC. At the time of her passing, Marcia was 80 years old.

Marcia had several jobs during her lifetime, most importantly, that of a loving mother. She enjoyed spending time with her family, animals, and plants. In her free time, she would often do word search puzzles or watch New York Yankees baseball and college basketball.

Marcia is survived by her children, Joseph P. Wallace, III, wife Lisa, of Elizabeth City, NC, Deborah Wallace McCardle of Mobile, AL, and Jeffery Paul Wallace, wife Melissa, of Mobile, AL; sisters, Sylvia Smith Loftus and Priscilla Davis; ten grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and her long-term companion, Glenn Ward.

Marcia was preceded in death by her father, Dennis Collier, mother, Kathleen Evans Collier, sister, Patsy Ann Collier, and first husband, Joseph P. Wallace, Jr.

The family will hold a private service to celebrate the life of Marcia at a later date. Marcia will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to SPCA of Northeastern NC, 102 Enterprise Drive, Elizabeth City, NC 27909.

Twiford Funeral Homes, 405 E. Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC 27909 is assisting the Wallace Family.  Condolences and memories may be shared at


Barnhill Building Group has been selected as the Construction Manager @ Risk by the College of the Albemarle and is seeking to pre-qualify construction trade contractors to submit bids for the furnishing labor, materials, equipment, and tools for the new College of The Albemarle – Allied Health Sciences Simulation Lab (COA Health Sciences) located in Elizabeth City, NC. Please note: Only subcontractors who have been prequalified by Barnhill will be able to submit a Bid.

The project consists of the new construction of a 38,000-sf, 2-story expansion to the existing Owens Health Sciences Center and will house classrooms, labs, and a simulation lab. The site is just over just over 4.5 acres and is located on an active campus. This new construction will be a steel structure with a brick and metal panel veneer, curtainwall, and storefront glazing with a PVC roof membrane.

Principal trade and specialty contractors are solicited for the following Bid Packages:

BP0100: General Trades

BP0105: Final Cleaning

BP0390: Turnkey Concrete

BP0400: Turnkey Masonry

BP0500: Structural Steel & Misc. Steel

BP0740: Roofing

BP0750: Metal Panels

BP0790: Caulking / Caulking

BP0800: Turnkey Doors/Frames/Hardware

BP0840: Glass & Glazing

BP0925: Drywall

BP0960: Resilient Flooring

BP0980: Acoustical Ceilings

BP0990: Painting & Wallcovering

BP1005: Toilet Specialties / Accessories / Division 10

BP1010: Signage

BP1098: Demountable Partitions

BP1230: Finish Carpentry and Casework

BP1250: Window Treatment

BP1400: Elevators

BP2100: Fire Protection

BP2200: Plumbing

BP2300: HVAC

BP2600: Turnkey Electrical

BP3100: Turnkey Sitework

BP3290: Landscaping

Packages may be added and/or deleted at the discretion of the Construction Manager. Historically underutilized business firms are encouraged to complete participation submittals.

HUB/MWBE OUTREACH MEETING: Barnhill Building Group will be conducting a HUB/MWBE Informational Session. You are encouraged to attend the following session to learn more about project participation opportunities available to you. These seminars will help to: Learn about project and scope; Inform and train Minority/HUB contractors in preparation for bidding this project; Assist in registration on the State of North Carolina Vendor link; Stimulate opportunities for Networking with other firms. Location and time TBD. Please visit our planroom at for more information.

Interested contractors should submit their completed prequalification submittals, by July 22, 2024, to Meredith Terrell at or hardcopies can be mailed to Barnhill Contracting Company PO Box 31765 Raleigh, NC 27622 (4325 Pleasant Valley Road, NC 27612).


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