AHOSKIE, NC – Elizabeth Amara Bland, 4 days old, of Godwintown Road, passed away on Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at the Vidant Medical Center, Greenville, NC. She was born premature on November 5, 2021 and was a true fighter. Even though she was only on earth for a short time, Elizabeth made a huge impact on her family. This sweet precious angel is now resting in the arms of Jesus. She will be remembered always and cherished forever.
Elizabeth is survived by her mother, Donna Cameron Stieh, her father, Brian Bland, Jr.; four sisters, Raven, Victoria, and Samantha Smith, and Savannah Austin; paternal grandparents, Brian and Lisa Bland Sr. and of Woodland, NC; maternal grandmother, Carol Ivey; paternal great grandfather, Joseph Delbert Bland, Jr,, uncle, Brandon Bland; aunt, Harley Whitehead; three cousins, Brandon Corey Bland, Jr., Alysa Nicole Whitehead, and Johnathan Allen Whitehead.
A graveside funeral service will be held on Saturday, November 13, 2021, at 2:00 pm at the Highland Memorial Gardens, Ahoskie, NC.
Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Bland family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.garrettsykesfs.com.