Albert Cleve Everson Sr. | Beaufort County Now | Albert Cleve Everson Sr. passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his adoring family on October 23, 2021.

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
    Albert Cleve Everson Sr. passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his adoring family on October 23, 2021. He was born on May 12, 1939 to Gotha Thomas Everson and Debra Nelson Everson in Beaufort County, North Carolina. He was part of a large family having 11 siblings. On August 29, 1960 he married Catherine Jones and they had three children Darlene Everson Lannon (Brian), Laurie Everson Stinson (William) and Albert "Butch" Everson Jr. (Paige Stewart). Albert has eight grandchildren Kestrel Lannon McCorkle (Evan), Stuart Lannon (Mandy), Tyler Lannon, Bailey Stinson, Adam Lannon, Aaron Stinson, Jared Everson, and Zachary Everson. He also has three great-grandchildren Orrin, Angus, and Oona McCorkle. Albert is preceded in death by his parents and siblings James Edmond Everson, Alton Clemins Everson, Don Mitchell Everson, William Thomas Everson, Audrey Rae Everson Woolard, Alice Iredell Everson Merriman, Lola Odell Everson, Lillie Mae Everson, and Josephine Everson. He is survived by his loving wife Catherine Jones Everson, his sisters Joyce Ann Everson and Faye Carol Everson Ambrose, and his loyal yet annoying cat Bandit.

    Albert was a resident of Beaufort County and graduated from Washington High School in 1958. He was a passionate and competitive game player; loving Dominoes, Rook, & Canasta. Albert was a talented artist, attentive gardener, avid bird watcher, and a great lover of Western movies. He was a notorious prankster who's love language was picking on friends and loved ones. Albert also had a reputation for his inability to tell a joke without laughing through the punchline. And of course, he never met a stranger, often accosting unsuspecting bystanders wherever he went.

    Albert was a 31-year veteran of the North Carolina National Guard and a lifetime member of the National Guard Association. He was awarded the Outstanding Soldier of the Year Award in 1979 for the North Carolina National Guard. Albert was an ardent community servant; serving as a Scout Master and a member of the Order of the Arrow, Little League Baseball Coach, President of the Edenton/Chowan Band Parents Association, Founding Member of the Edenton/Chowan Peanut Festival, Chairman of the Edenton/Chowan Planning Board, Charter Member of the Perquimans County Rescue Squad, President of the Advance Ruritan Club, Vice President of the Beaufort County Genealogy Society, Member of the Beaufort County Grange, and a devout member of the Old Ford Church of Christ.

    The funeral will be held on Wednesday, October 27th at Joseph B. Paul Jr. Funeral Home located at 400 US Hwy 264 East Washington, NC 27889. The family will have visitation from 1-2pm with the service directly after at 2pm. Albert will be laid to rest at Oakdale Cemetery.
Go Back

HbAD0

Latest Announcements

Bobby Lee Johnson, age 49, a resident of Winston Salem, passed away November 20, 2021.
Mr. Wilbur Dean Campbell, age 91, a resident of 120 Bath Circle, Washington, died Monday, November 29, 2021 at Vidant Beaufort Hospital in Washington.
Ms. Linda “Sam” Swain Abeyounis, age 74, passed away Sunday, November 28, 2021 after a brief illness.
Marvin Alfred “Fritz” Tanner Sr., on Monday, November 29, 2021 peacefully departed this world at the age of 82.
Ricky Thomas Thurman, a resident of Washington, NC passed away at Vidant Inpatient Hospice on November 20, 2021.
Carol Ann Hill, age 66, a resident of Aurora, passed away Saturday, November 27, 2021 at the Vidant-Beaufort Hospital.
Robert Lee Squires, age 48, a resident of Belhaven, passed away Friday, November. 26, 2021, at his home.
Mr. Richard Stan Paszt, age 82, a resident of Washington, NC left us and joined our Lord and Savior Thursday November 25, 2021.
Mrs. Margaret Alligood Mobley, age 95, s resident of Chocowinity, passed away Wednesday November 24, 2021 with her son Jimmy Mobley and Daughter in law Judy by her side.

HbAD1

Lyman Hearlbut Sheppard, Jr., age 85, a resident of Washington, NC died Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, NC.
Tommy "Toby" Lee Griffin age 63 a resident of Winterville, NC died Saturday, November 20, 2021 at his home.
Mrs. Shirley Lee Padgett Asby, age 84, a resident of Chocowinity, died Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at River Trace Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Washington.
Joseph John Laurie, a resident of Aurora NC passed away in his home on November 21, 2021.
Robin Timothy Banks, a resident of Washington NC passed away in his home surrounded by his family on November 21, 2021.
Mrs. Pamela Starkie a resident of Washington, North Carolina passed away Saturday, November 20, 2021.
George Howard Freeman, age 93, a resident of the Swan Point Community, Washington NC, died Saturday, November 20, 2021, surrounded by family.
Mrs. Annie Mae Sheppard Wynne Usry, age 92, a resident of Washington, died Saturday, November 20, 2021 at Vidant Beaufort Hospital.
Mr. Ottis Lenwood Bowen, Jr., age 86, a resident of Washington, died Thursday, November 18, 2021 at his daughter’s home.

HbAD2

Eston Lloyd Koonce, a resident of Washington NC though born in Norfolk, Virginia, passed away at his home Wednesday, November 17, 2021.
Mary Joan Greene, age 83, a resident of Belhaven, NC, passed away Thursday, November 18, 2021, at Vidant-Beaufort Hospital.
Eston Lloyd Koonce, age 61 a resident of Washington, North Carolina died Wednesday, November 17, 2021. Arrangements will be announced.
Mrs. Velma Lee Bridgeman Waters, age 86, a resident of Washington, NC died Tuesday November 16, 2021 at her home with family by her side.
Harry James Thompson, age 54, a resident of Washington died Saturday November 13, 2021 at his home.
Mr. Murray Ray Whitford, age 77, a resident of Pamlico Village, died Saturday, November 13, 2021 at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.
Doctor Raeford Theodore Pugh Sr., age 89, a resident of Washington, NC, passed away Saturday, Nov. 13, 2021, at Vidant-Beaufort Hospital.
Gwen Sears Cahoon, age 63, a resident of Swan Quarter, passed away Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, at Vidant-Beaufort Hospital.
Mrs. Sally Ann Norman Pipkin Adams, age 72, a resident of Purifoy Road, New Bern, died Thursday, November 11, 2021 at her home.

HbAD3

 
Back to Top