Obits

Nov 23


Ronnie O’Neal of Rodanthe, November 16

Ronnie O’Neal, 77, of Rodanthe, NC surrounded by family and friends, passed away at home on November 16, 2020.   A native of Rodanthe, he was born October 2, 1943, to…


Clara H. Sawyer of Elizabeth City, November 14

Clara Mae Harris Sawyer, age 87, of Rochelle Dr., Elizabeth City, NC died on Saturday, November 14, 2020 at her home.  She was born in Swan Quarter, NC on October…


Anthony Irving (Tony) Sylvester of Southern Shores, November 14

A three-time Emmy Award winning television anchorman in Washington, D.C. whose long life included the ups and downs of local celebrity in numerous places, great loves and great loves lost,…


Miles W. Gabriel of Kitty Hawk, November 14

Longtime beach resident and surfer, Miles W. Gabriel died in Kitty Hawk Saturday, November 14, 2020. Miles was 54 and graduated from Manteo High School.  His survivors include his mother…


Ann Toler Holder of Elizabeth City, November 16

Ann Elizabeth Tolder Holder, 75, of 129 Creek Road, Elizabeth City, NC died Monday, November 16, 2020 at Sentara Albemarle Medical Center. She was born June 14, 1945 in Pasquotank…

Leslie Elwood Austin of Manteo, November 13

Leslie Elwood Austin died suddenly on Friday, November 13, 2020, in Sentara Albemarle Medical Center from heart complications brought on by COVID-19.  He was 48 years young.  Left to cherish…


Everett Lee Sawyer of South Mills, November 16

Everett Lee Sawyer, 91, of Bunker Hill Road, South Mills, NC passed away on Monday, November 16, 2020, at his residence.  He was the son of the late Mack L.…


Carla Faye Key of Elizabeth City, November 15

Carla Faye Olson Key, age 69, of Timmerman Dr., Elizabeth City, NC died on Sunday, November 15, 2020 at Heritage Care.  Born in Norfolk, VA on April 29, 1951 to…


Betsy Ballance Midgette of Grandy, November 15

Betsy Ballance Midgette, 69, of Grandy, NC died Sunday, November 15, 2020, at her home surrounded by loved ones. A Dare County native, she was born August 3, 1951, in…


John Michael Acierno of Kill Devil Hills,  November 12

John Michael Acierno, 78, of Kill Devil Hills, NC died Thursday, November 12, 2020, at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, NC. Born in Newark, NJ on October 12, 1942, he…


Reuben Elliott Payne, Jr. of Manteo, November 14

Reuben Elliott Payne, Jr., 88, of Manteo, NC died Saturday, November 14, 2020. A native of Manteo, he was born August 22, 1932, to the late Essie Dough Payne and…


Ida Sawyer Beasley, November 11

Ida S. Beasley, loving wife and mother, passed away November 11, 2020 in Nags Head, NC. She was the daughter of the late Cecil and Ida Mae Sawyer of Gum…


Walter Daniel Santo, Sr. of Colington, November 11

Walter D. Santo, Sr. of Colington passed on peacefully in Nags Head, NC Wednesday November 11, 2020 just shy of his 76th birthday.  Walter was born in Boston, Massachusetts-the son…


Terry William Noordsy of Elizabeth City, November 9

Terry William Noordsy, age 68, Elizabeth City, NC, passed away on Monday, November 9, 2020 at Sentara Norfolk General.  Terry was born in Sioux Falls, SD to the late John…


Robert Lewis Maggio, November 11

Robert Lewis (Bob) Maggio, loving father, and decorated Naval veteran, known as Dad, Pop, Granddaddy, and PawPaw to his family, passed away Wednesday, November 11th, 2020 at his residence in…


Margaret Louise Wells of Coinjock, November 10

Margaret Louise Wells, age 73, of Coinjock, NC died Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at The Citadel of Elizabeth City.  Born in Nash County, NC on May 31, 1947 to the…


James Edward Dougherty of Grandy, November 9

James Edward Dougherty, 89, of Grandy, NC died Monday, November 9, 2020, at his home. Born in Albany, NC on October 9, 1931, he was the son of the late…


William Henry Sargent, November 7

William Henry Sargent passed away at his home in Southern Shores on North Carolina’s Outer Banks before sunrise on Saturday November 7. He was 92. Bill, or “Papa” as he…


Wayne Waverly Parker, November 6

Wayne Waverly Parker, 86, of Greensboro, NC, formerly of Kitty Hawk, NC, died Friday, November 6, 2020. A native of Kitty Hawk, Wayne was born on November 29, 1933, to…


Richard Anthony Adinolfi of Grandy, November 7

Richard Anthony Adinolfi, age 78, of Grandy, NC passed away Saturday November 7, 2020 at his home.  Born in New York, NY on September 2, 1942 to the late Joseph…