Evelyn Mizelle Ayscue

June 4, 1919 - November 3, 2011

06/04/1919 - 11/03/2011

Past Services

Friday November 04, 2011
7:00 am - 8:30 pm

Saturday November 05, 2011

Saturday November 05, 2011
2:00 pm

Mrs. Evelyn M. Ayscue, age 92 died at the Roanoke Chowan Hospital in Ahoskie, NC on Thursday, November 03, 2011. She was born and raised in Bertie County and has lived there all her life. She was married to Richard L. Ayscue in 1942 and to this marriage was born six children. Mrs. Ayscue was a member of the Kelford Baptist Church. She worked in the lunch room at the West Bertie Elementary School for twenty-three years retiring at the age of seventy. Mrs. Ayscue was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother. She loved to keep house and cook for her family. She will be greatly missed by her family and those who knew her.

Preceding her in death is her husband, Richard L. Ayscue, Sr., sisters, Alma Harrell, Mayble Mizelle and Bessie Terry and brothers, Lonnie and Fleetwood Mizelle.

Surviving are her four daughters, Peggy Bailey and her husband Edward of Ahoskie, NC, Jeanette Tinkham and her husband Eddie of Aulander, NC, Lillie Hall and Bonnie Strickland both of Kelford, NC, two sons, Richard Ayscue, Jr. of Rich Square and William Ayscue and his wife Sue of Woodland, NC, two brothers, Delk Mizelle, Jr. of Windsor, NC and A.J. Mizelle and his wife Jean of Windsor, NC, nine grandchildren, Lynn Baugham, Eddie Bailey, Bryan Ayscue, Robert Tinkham, Kristy Bracy, Dawn Ayscue, Kellie Whitcher, Richard Strickland and Andrew Tinkham, eight great grandchildren, Shaun Ivey, Samuel Ivey, Krystal Bailey, Wyatt Liverman, Joeb Whitcher, Landon Bracy, Jordyn Bracy and Hannah Whitcher and one great great grandson, Caleb Ivy.

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Ashley Long Exum
12 years ago

Sorry that I wasn’t able to make it to the funeral. I am very sorry for your loss. Mrs. Ayscue was a wonderful woman. AND had to be tough to raise William & Jeanette! I am thankful to have known her. My thoughts and prayers will be with your family.

Bunny Askew Brady
12 years ago

I’ve been away from Kelford for many years but my memory of Miss Evelyn has always been with me. I know she will greatly missed by all who knew her.

12 years ago

Dear William and jeanette, so sorry for the passing of your mother, 92 is a long legacy of a wonderful life to leave those who must continue. Cherish her memory, and think often of her lessons of life and kindness. Thinking of ya’ll

Marion and Jim Foster
12 years ago

Dear Ayscue Family,

We are sorry to hear about your loss. Know that she is one of your Angels and that she will be watching over everyone of you from above.