John Henry Liverman, Jr.

December 6, 1926 - January 20, 2013

12/06/1926 - 01/20/2013

Past Services

Wednesday January 23, 2013
2:00 pm

Mr. John Henry Liverman, Jr., age 86 died peacefully at his home on Sunday, January 20, 2013. Mr. Liverman was a native of Northampton County and made his home in Woodland, NC. He was born to the late Sarah Lee Liverman and the John Henry Liverman, Sr. Mr. Liverman served a tour of duty with the U.S. Navy and also joined and retired from the U.S. Army reserves when he reached the rank of Major. He was married to Pat Bryant on September 20, 1959 and to this marriage was born five children. His many accomplishments include, owning and operating J.H. Liverman and Sons grocery store for many years, serving the citizens of Northampton County as a county commissioner for thirty years, served the Department of Social Services Board for many years and had a branch of the new building named for him. Mr. Liverman served the Department of Social Services on the state level as well for a number of years. He was a member of the Woodland Baptist Church where he served as deacon and was the chairman of the deacons on many occasions. He served as the church Sunday School Superintendent, the church moderator and also served the West Chowan Association. For many years he was active in the Woodland Men’s Club. Later in life he enjoyed antique collecting.

Mr. Liverman spent his life for the betterment of Northampton County. He truly lived a life devoted to community service. He was a loving and caring husband, father and grandfather.

Survivors include his wife Pat. B. Liverman of the home, three daughters, Ann L. Wright and her husband Dennis of Charlotte, NC, Debbie L. Klinger and her husband David of Aulander, NC and Terry L. Hart and her husband Brandon of Hillsborough, NC, two sons, John H. Liverman, III and his wife Lou Anne of Wilmington, NC and Jimmy Liverman and his wife April of Conway, NC, two sisters, Sarah Lee Mathias of Lexington, SC and Hilda Bryant of Williamston, NC. Also surviving are eleven grandchildren, Jacob Wright, Nicholas and Megan Klinger, Jessica, Nathan and Ben Hart, J. Henry Liverman, IV and Ellen Liverman, Ashton, Anna and Allie Liverman.

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Barbara Ann Stidman
11 years ago

Dear Pat,

We are very sorry to learn of John’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family, during this very sad time.

Lots of hugs,

Barbara Ann Stidman

Harrell Parker

Joy Evans
11 years ago

Miss Pat, I have fond memories working with Mr. John in the hospital. It was a pleasure getting to know your wonderful family. My prayers are with you at this time

Elaine Welch Wilbourne
11 years ago

Pat: Have such fond memories of you and John Henry visiting Meredith and Edythe when I visited them. Yours was a visit that we always looked forward to. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Don & Sue Ryan
11 years ago

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time. John Henry will truly be missed.

Ricky and Charlene Hoggard
11 years ago

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love, Ricky, Charlene, Jonathan and Shannon

Katy and Hugh Shannon
11 years ago

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. With our love and sympathy, Katy, Hugh and Stephen Shannon (friends of Ann and Dennis)

Ron & Amy Mejia
11 years ago

Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of loss. Love, Amy, Ron, Aiden & Abby Mejia

Pat Williamson Kelly
11 years ago

Pat and Family,

I am so sorry to hear about John Henry. You are in our thoughts and prayers. I will be out of town and unable to make the funeral, but will see you the next time I’m in Woodland. Love to your family.

Pat Williamson Kelly

Edward & Lorie Barnes Family
11 years ago

We are truly sadden by your loss and our thoughts and prayers are with your family!

Craig and Cincy Ellison
11 years ago


You and John Henry have been our neighbors for many years. Our family is truly sorry about your loss. You and your family will be in our prayers.