Rosa “Rose” Price Scarborough

Published 4:56 pm Wednesday, March 11, 2020

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Rosa “Rose” Price Scarborough, 86, of Avon, died March 6, 2020 at home with family by her side.

A “Kinnakeet” native, Rose was the daughter of Pastor Alvin and Edna Price. Rose was best known for her sweet spirit, love for family and others, cooking the best Sunday meal around and her never-failing love for Jesus.

Rose is survived by daughters Karen Midgette of Buxton, Marilyn Bernauer of Morehead City, Amy Scarborough of Avon and Candice Quidley of Buxton, nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren and sister Nita Price Miller. She was preceded in death by daughter Lori Younce of Avon, her husband of 68 years, Celestial “Maxton” Scarborough and siblings Alvin Price, Eula Price Gray, Benjamin Price and James Price.

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A gathering of family friends was held on March 8 and celebration of life was held on March 9, both at the Faith Life Worship Center. A private burial took place at the Scarborough family cemetery.

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