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Erna Metz Bizzell, 100, died Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro.

A native of Charleston, S.C., she was the daughter of the late Ernst F.C. Metz and Teresa McGarey Metz.

She is survived by a daughter, Janice Bizzell Scovel, and her husband, Edwin G. Scovel, of Goldsboro; two sons, E. Metz Bizzell and his wife, Hilda Ivey Bizzell, of Atlanta, Ga., and Robert C. Bizzell of Atlanta, Ga.; four granddaughters; Mary Erna Scovel, Teresa B. O'Leary, Katherine B. McComis and Laurie B. Bailey; and three grandsons, E. Metz Bizzell, Jr., Eric I. Bizzell and Robert C. Bizzell, Jr.

The funeral will be held Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, with the Rev. Gene Carpenter officiating. Burial will be on Thursday afternoon at 3 in Clinton Cemetery in Clinton.

The family will receive friends at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church during the hour prior to the funeral on Thursday morning.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 200 N. James St., Goldsboro, N.C., 27530.

Arrangements are with Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service.


Published in Obituaries on December 28, 2004 2:04 PM