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Orville Gene Brothers, Sr.

December 25, 1944 ~ April 10, 2021 (age 76)

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Our beloved, Orville Gene Brothers, Sr. departed from this earthly life on Saturday, April 10, 2021. 

Life Celebration Services will take place on Monday, April 19, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at the Memorial Missionary Baptist Church, Elizabeth City, NC. He will lie in state ONE HOUR prior to the service. Entombment will follow in the West Lawn Cemetery. 

Orville leaves to cherish his memories, his wife of 57 years, Wealtha Maria Brothers. To this beautiful union they had 3 children: Deborah (Charm) Denise Brothers; Orville Gene Brothers, Jr (Michele); Nakia Iesha Brothers, all from Greenville, North Carolina (by way of New York). 4 Grandchildren: Deron Denziel Becton, Moriches, New York; Dominica Karenza Becton, Knightdale, North Carolina; Kai Adonis Brothers, FT. Campbell, Kentucky; Kyanna Nia Marie Brothers (deceased); 3 Great Grandchildren: Kasen Jacques Gordon; Tarik Jamaal Gordon, Jr. both from Knightdale, North Carolina; Kalani Jean Gordon, Greenville, North Carolina (by way of New York). Included in the cherish memories are: Sisters: Martha (Tina)(Proceeded in death) (Vincent) Slade, Queens New York; Shirley (Littlebit) (Rev. Leon (Bowe) Brothers, Cambria Hgts, New York; Brothers: Marshall (Brenda) Brothers, Kenneth Brothers, both of Macon, North Carolina, Ronnie (Julie) Brothers, Indian Head, Maryland. In Laws: Rev. Leon (Shirley) Brothers, Cambria, New York; James Earle (Shirley) Brothers, Newport News, Virginia; Leander (Marie) Brothers (Both proceeded in death); Vernita (Ed) Felton; Rosa Lee (Late Norman) Frost; Omedia (Late) Clayton) Griffin; (Late)Dennis (Anne) Brothers; Ervin (Late Beulah) Brothers; Soloman (Pauline) Brothers; Lindsey Brothers, ALL from Elizabeth City, North Carolina. And a host of adopted children, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

We are following all COVID-19 government regulated restrictions. 

Please keep this family in your prayers. 

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Services

Visitation
Monday
April 19, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Memorial Missionary Baptist Church
704 Cardwell Street
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

Funeral Service
Monday
April 19, 2021

11:00 AM
Memorial Missionary Baptist Church
704 Cardwell Street
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

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