- July 8, 1947 - November 21, 2016
- Wilmington, North Carolina
of Verna's Passing
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“We were so saddened when we learned of Verna's passing. Verna was a beautiful lady outside and inside. She was a beautiful dancer and excellent...Read More »
1 of 18 | Posted by: Pete and Elena Davis - Weddington, NC
“Verna was my dance instructor for the last 4 years since I first took up dancing. She was so patient and help full. She was an elegant lady and a...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: Don Jackson - Wilmington, NC
“To Verna's family and Doug,We are so sorry for your loss. My husband and I started dance lessons at the Senior Center with Verna a few years ago....Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Colleen & Ron Bartow - Wilmington, NC
“So sorry to hear of Verna's passing, she and I worked together in the late 60's for Neighborhood Youth Corps as job counselors. She was not married...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Eleanor Jacobs - Snellville, GA
“To Doug and to Verna's family, we are truly sorry for your loss. Verna was the most gentle and patient person we have ever met. We were very sorry to...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Marcia Scullion - Wilmington, NC
“To Vernas family my prayers are with you. Verna was a very dear friend. I think of each of you often.
6 of 18 | Posted by: Margie Spencer - Myrtle Beach, SC
“My sincere sympathy to my former Jordan neighbors. Love and prayers to "my" girls.
7 of 18 | Posted by: Laura Ann Waters - Mount Olive, NC
“Totally shocked to hear of Verna's passing. Living across the court from her, we would often chat while at our mailboxes. As her primary livelihood...Read More »
8 of 18 | Posted by: Phyllis Lewis - Wilmington, NC
“Doug, Verna's Family, Doug's Family,I am so sorry about Verna. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
9 of 18 | Posted by: Sandy Maynard - wilmington, NC
“Thank you for the lesson - not only for the next step on the dance floor, but on how to be brave. I know you are dancing! God's peace to those who...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Deborah Crowder - Wilmington, NC
“Sorry to hear this! Verna danced to our music many times over the years. She was an elegant dancer and always dressed the part. My thoughts and...Read More »
11 of 18 | Posted by: Duke Ladd - Wilmington, NC
“What a shock to see the obit in the newspaper today. I went to school with Verna's daughter Emily. I can remember going over to the Jordan's house...Read More »
12 of 18 | Posted by: Heather Cook - Wilmington, NC
“When Riley and I first moved to the Wilmington area, Verna was our first dance instructor. We knew right away that Wilmington was going to be a great...Read More »
13 of 18 | Posted by: Riley and Kathy Roberts - Leland, NC
“Verna was my dance instructor for about a year, and I loved her style of teaching. More than that, she was so warm, friendly, and encouraging! I am...Read More »
14 of 18 | Posted by: Linda Newton - Kure Beach, NC
“Doug, Verna's family, Doug's familyI am so sorry about Verna. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.Sandy Maynard
15 of 18 | Posted by: - GA
“Tim and I have danced at Verna's Studio for at least ten years. Not only was she an excellent instructor, but also a caring and generous friend. ...Read More »
16 of 18 | Posted by: Robin & Tim Gugan - Wilmington, NC
“Dear Erica, Diana, Emily and Elizabeth,I was so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. Such a wonderful lady who loved her little girls so very much. I...Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: Sharon Roetger - Wilmington, NC
“Our prayers are with the family. We thought highly of. Verna and will miss her.Leo and. Betty. Hammond
18 of 18 | Posted by: A friend
Verna was born on July 8, 1947 and passed away on Monday, November 21, 2016.
Verna was a resident of Wilmington, North Carolina at the time of her passing.
A memorial service will be held at 11AM Friday December 2 2016 St. Andrews-Covenant Presbyterian Church 1416 Market Street Wilmington NC 28401.