Grace Matilda (Lawrence) Ferebee

July 17, 1937 ~ January 31, 2024 (age 86) 86 Years Old
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Grace Ferebee Obituary

With an abundance of love and concern, the Horton’s Funeral Home and Cremations Family is embracing the loved ones of Mrs. Grace Matilda Ferebee, as they prepare to say “Farewell” to a link to their family chain. Mrs. Ferebee closed the curtains on this journey called life Wednesday, January 31, 2024. 

Services to commemorate Mrs. Ferebee’s life, will begin with a public visitation on Friday, February 9, 2024  between the hours of 4pm and 6pm at Horton’s Funeral Home and Cremations. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, February 10, 2024 commencing at 2pm at Horton’s Funeral Home and Cremations with Apostle Edna Lawrence-Hathaway, Eulogist. 

Following the life honoring services in the sanctuary, Mrs. Ferebee along with her adored family, will be escorted to her earthly resting place in the Caanan Temple Church Cemetery. 

Although this is a task that no family wishes to partake, God promised to give them a strength that surpasses all understanding and He can do what no other power can do. 

Left to cherish her memories are three sons: Kenneth Ferebee of Hertford, NC, Jonathan Ferebee, and Doran Ferebee of Elizabeth City, NC, one daughter, Colette Ferebee-Lawrence of Greenville, NC and a stepson, Charlie Ferebee, Jr. (Gene); a daughter in-law, Ruth Ann Ferebee of Yorktown VA, five grandsons, Dr. Carlton B. Ferebee, Sr, Doran Privott, Kalil Elliott, Naeem Whidbee, Derek Leigh, and; six granddaughters, Maraji Lawrence, Omni Johnson, Vera Riddick, Ty'Aisa Parker, Kadejha Elliott and Shirret Skinner; nine great-grandchildren; four brothers, Tharlton "Bill" Lawrence Jr. (Thannie) of Roper, Jerry "JT" Lawrence (Emma), Dr. Ellis "RB" Lawrence, Freddy Lawrence (Selma) all of Edenton, NC, four sisters, Margaret Wills (Lewellyn) of Hertford, NC, Sarah Lawrence of Hampton, VA, and Lolita Lawrence of St. Petersburg, FL, two sisters-in-law, JoAnna Lawrence and Angela Lawrence both of Edenton, NC and a host of relatives, and friends.

The Compassionate Professionals of Horton’s  Funeral Home are walking hand in hand with this precious family during this period.

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Viewing and Visitation
February 9, 2024

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Horton's Funeral Home and Cremations
509 Dobbs St
Hertford, NC 27944

Celebration of Life
February 10, 2024

2:00 PM
Horton's Funeral Home and Cremations
509 Dobbs St
Hertford, NC 27944


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