Sarah Ownley Meadows

Published 5:51 am Saturday, June 27, 2020

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Sarah Ownley Meadows, 85, of Hertford, died June 25, 2020 in Elizabeth City. She was born August 19, 1934 in Perquimans County to the late Patrick Henry Ownley Jr. and Ola Virginia Stallings Ownley and was the widow of Rev. Daniel “Dan” Edgar Meadows. She was a retired LPN at Britthaven Nursing Home.

She is survived by daughter Elizabeth Dianne McGuire (Sean) of Shiloh; sons Charles Henry Perry (Faye) of Sophia, Martin Wayne Perry (Lynn) and Danny Shelton Perry (Cathy) all of Hertford and Tony Earl Perry (Linda) of Camden; thirteen grandchildren; and nineteen great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by the father of her children, Charles A. Perry; sister Mildred Harris; and brother Henry Milton Ownley Sr.

Funeral services will be held June 29 at 2 p.m. at New Hope United Methodist Church with the Rev. Carroll Bundy officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The body will lie in state one hour prior to the service. The family will receive friends immediately after the service in the church fellowship hall. Twiford Funeral Home, Elizabeth City is serving the family.  Express condolences at

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