01/01/07 — EDNA M. TWIGG

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March 20, 1932-Dec. 29, 2006

Edna Mae Hines Twigg, 74, 1811 E. Azalea Dr., died Friday evening at Wayne Memorial Hospital.

The funeral will be held today at 6 p.m. at The First Pentecostal Holiness Church with Pastor Jimmy Whitfield and Jack Boyette officiating. A graveside service will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Wayne Memorial Park.

Born in Wayne County, she was the daughter of the late Luby and Pearl Jones Hines, the wife of the late Alvin Bill Twigg Sr. and the mother of the late Alvin Bill Twigg Jr.

Mrs. Twigg was a member of The First Pentecostal Holiness Church and the Jack Boyette Sunday school class. She was retired from GE Corp. with more than 30 years of service and met many dear friends through the Elroy Farms Market and her years as a caregiver.

Mrs Twigg is survived by one son, Don Twiggs and wife, Cindy, of Goldsboro; two daughters, Debbie Burrell and husband, Michael, of Chesapeake, Va., and Janet Kearns and husband, David, of Goldsboro; 13 grandchildren, Crissy Rouse and husband, Reid, Melissa Jones and husband, Kevin, Bryan Twiggs, Christopher Burrell, Heather Twiggs, Kelly Dawson and husband, Cole, Kyle Grey, Justin Burrell, Kasey Grey, Alexis Burrell, Daniel "Boone" Moody, Elizabeth Edwards and Jordan Edwards; one stepgrandson, Bryan Justice; five great-grandchildren, Bradley Jones, Makayla Jones, Channing Rouse, Kaitlyn Burrell and Everett Rouse; two brothers, Luby C. Hines and Jim E. Hines of Goldsboro; two sisters, Hilda H. Capps and Jewel H. Twiggs of Goldsboro; very special friends, Pam and Harold Edwards, Tiny Sullivan and the Gilbert Family; and a very special nurse at Wayne Memorial Hospital sixth floor, Gail Phillips.

Flowers are welcome and memorial gifts may be directed to The First Pentecostal Holiness Church, 1100 The First Church Road, Goldsboro, 27534.

Pallbearers will be grandsons.

Family members will greet friends at the church until 8 p.m. and at other times at the home of her daughter, Janet and David Kearns, 635-B Community Drive, Goldsboro, 27530.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home is serving the family and online condolences may be directed to the Twigg family at www.shumate-faulk.com.


Published in Obituaries on January 1, 2007 1:51 PM