Hubert David Kornegay
Hubert David Kornegay
  • December 25, 1928 - November 25, 2017
  • Wake Forest, North Carolina

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Hubert was born December 25th, 1928 to Leslie & Alda Nicholson Kornegay in Magnolia, NC. He was the oldest of 12 children & lived a full life. He passed away peacefully on November 25, 2017 at the age of 88.

Hubert had the rare opportunity to have two (2) loves of his life. He was married to Rae Quinn Kornegay for 43 years & she preceded him in death in 1997. To their union two children were born; Marshall Kornegay (Sherry) of Michigan & Nancy Carol Peterson (Doug) of South Carolina.

Later Hubert & Michele Kornegay were married for 19 years. Michele was by his side as friend, sister & wife until his death.

He retired from Lord & Taylor's as an Engineer of 30 years. Hubert lived a life dedicated to God for over 25 years & put faith in God's word, the Bible. He had opportunities to help others learn about the wonderful promises that he truly believed Jehovah God has in store for mankind through Christ Jesus. Hubert had a great love for family, working with his hands, the outdoors, his dogs, landscaping & gardening.

Hubert will be missed & memories of him will be cherished by his surviving family; wife Michele, son Marshall, daughter Nancy, brothers Morris & Wilbert Kornegay, 8 grandchildren & 9 great-grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, family & friends.