Eunice Mae Knight Midgett

Published 7:28 am Saturday, October 5, 2019

Eunice Mae Knight Midgett, 90, of Rodanthe, died October 4, 2019.

Born in Norfolk, Va. on April 21, 1929, she was the daughter of the late Eunice Burgess Knight and Irvin Knight. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Harry Midgett.

She was a member of Fair Haven United Methodist Church and dedicated her life to her family and raising her children.

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Eunice is survived by daughters Virginia O’Neal (Joey) of Rodanthe and Connie Hatcher (Avnor Jr.) of Middleburg, Fla.; sons William Edward Midgett of Orange Park, Fla., Harry Stanley Midgett of Rodanthe and Irvin Midgett (Sheri Ducharme) of Rodanthe; nine grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. on October 9 at Fair Haven United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends and relatives for a viewing one hour prior to the service. Private burial will take place at Manteo Cemetery.

Twiford Funeral Home, Manteo is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences and memories can be shared at