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Hazel (Overton) Pervis

April 16, 1925 ~ September 19, 2019 (age 94)

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We bow in humbled submission to the will of God as this Pervis family has charged us to promulgate to all that their beloved, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend Hazel Overton Pervis, exchanged time for eternity peacefully on the evening of Thursday, September 19, 2019 at the Elizabeth City Health and Rehabilitation Center. 

Life Celebration Services will take place on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at St. James A.M.E. Zion Church, Elizabeth City, NC with Pastor Ernest Cole, officiating. Viewing and Visitation will take place at the funeral home on Friday, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. At other times, the family will receive friends at the home of the deceased, 1025 Hunter Street, Elizabeth City, NC. Her final place of rest will be in the Oak Grove Cemetery.

She leaves to cherish her memories: two sons, Jesse Pervis, Jr., (Brenda) of Charlotte, NC and James Carlton Pervis of Elizabeth City, NC; one sister, Doris Overton Moore of Elizabeth City, NC; six grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.  

Final Care and Compassionate Services are being expressed to the Pervis and connected families by Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations. 

To send flowers to Hazel's family, please visit our floral section.


September 27, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Mitchell Funeral Care

Funeral Service
September 28, 2019

1:00 PM
St. James A.M.E. Zion Church
911 Park Street
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

September 28, 2019

4:00 PM
Oak Grove Cemetery
Peartree Road
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

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