William Sultan Midgett, 85, of 290 Keel Road, Grantsboro, died on Monday, Sept. 10, 2012, at the Grantsbrook Nursing and Rehabilitation Facility.


William Sultan Midgett, 85, of 290 Keel Road, Grantsboro, died on Monday, Sept. 10, 2012, at the Grantsbrook Nursing and Rehabilitation Facility.



He attended the Pamlico County Schools and was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He was employed with Civil Service at Cherry Point and was a lifetime member of St. Galilee M.B. Church.



Funeral was Thursday at St. Galilee MB Church with the Rev. Leamon Dillahunt officiating.



Interment with military honors was in the Midgett Family Cemetery, Maribel.



He is survived by his wife, Annie Marie Squires Midgette of Maribel; two sons, Vorise Midgette of Kinston and Jermaine Gibbs of California; four sisters, Naomi Miller and Bertha M. Midgett of Grantsboro, Sabre Ruth Gibbs of Bayboro, and Violet M. Winston of Greensboro; one grandson; three great-grandsons; and one great great-granddaughter;



Arrangements are by Rivers-Morgan Funeral Home, New Bern.