Donna Midgett Whitehurst, March 16

By on March 18, 2024

September 2, 1949 – March 16, 2024

Donna Jean Midgett Whitehurst, of Grimesland, NC, passed away on March 16, 2024, at the age of 74. She was born on September 2, 1949, in Washington, NC.

Donna was a dedicated bookkeeper throughout her life and found joy in various interests, including gardening, sewing, shopping, thrifting, and dining out. She was known to be very spiritual, with a strong faith that guided her every day.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Rebecca Estelle Kimball Midgett and Donald Gray Midgett, her husband Felix Benton Whitehurst, brothers David Midgett and Mike Buckner, as well as her beloved dog, Bella.

Donna will be lovingly remembered by her son Kevin Moye and wife Tonya and their children Grayson and Landry; stepchildren Peggy Daniels and husband Ervin and Troy Whitehurst and wife Andrea; brother Steve Midgett and wife Lynn, sister Diane Griffin and husband Doug, sister-in-law Karen Midgett, several nieces and nephews, and her loyal canine companion, Buddy.

A memorial service to celebrate Donna’s life will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, March 22, 2024, at Twiford Colony Chapel, Manteo. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her, but her memory will forever live on in the hearts of those she touched.

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In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Shiloh United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund (256 Bayview Dr, Stumpy Point, NC 27978).

Twiford Funeral Homes, Outer Banks is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences and memories may be shared at

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