Jack Brothers

Published 6:21 pm Saturday, April 25, 2020

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Jack Brothers, 82, of Elizabeth City, died April 21, 2020 at Elizabeth City Health and Rehabilition. Born on October 1, 1937 in Elizabeth City to the late James Ross Brothers and Dorothy Tankard Brothers, he served his country honorably in the U. S. Army. After military service, he worked as a bridge tender, was a former Pasquotank County Sheriff’s Deputy and owned Jack Brothers Sand and Rock. Jack was a member of Berea Baptist Church and New Lebanon Lodge # 314.

He is survived by daughter Sherry Cartwright (Neal) of Hertford; sisters Dottie B. Pritchard and Cathy B. Markham (Gary), all of Elizabeth City; brother Jimmy Brothers of Jacksonville, Fla.; grandchildren Mandy Curtis (Brooks), Matt Meads (Nicole); Jessica Langley (Jeff) and Amanda Cartwright (Brandon); seven great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews..  He was preceded in death by brothers Bobby, Billy, Johnnie Paul and Tommy Brothers.

A private graveside service was held April 24 at West Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery, officiated by the Rev. Jason Wise. Twiford Funeral Home, Elizabeth City is serving the Brothers family. Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at www.TwifordFH.com.

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