Alton Wilbert Tillett Sr.
Alton “Flab” Wilbert Tillett Sr., 96, of Manteo, died July 22, 2021 at River Pointe Health Care and Rehab in Virginia Beach, Va.
A native of Manteo, he was born August 3, 1924, to the late Evelyn Midgett Wescott and Cleon “Sonny” Tillett.
Having served his country honorably, Flab was a veteran of the United States Navy.
Flab is survived by daughter Wanda Muhammad; son Alton W. Tillett Jr.; eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren and brother Del Roy Bowser.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by daughter Ella Panter; sister Alberta Gray; and brother Cleon Harvey.
Plans for a memorial service are pending.
Twiford Funeral Homes, Outer Banks is assisting the family with arrangements. www.TwifordFH.com