May P. Eubanks, 92, of Beaufort, died Monday, September 2, 2019, at the Crystal Coast Hospice House, Newport.
A funeral service will be held 3:00 pm Sunday, September 8, 2019 at Brooks Funeral Home. The family will receive friends Brooks Funeral Home one hour prior to the service beginning at 2:00 pm. Burial will be private.
May was born in Morehead City, to John and Emily Pratt. She was a devoted wife and a wonderful homemaker. May enjoyed gardening, crocheting, knitting, ceramics and wood working. She retired from civil service from the Naval Air Rework Facility at Cherry Point. May was a loyal and active member of the Order of Eastern Star, Beaufort Chapter #128 for over 50 years. She served as a past Worthy Matron, and also as secretary for over 20 of those years.
She is survived by her stepdaughter, Beulah E. Modlin and husband, James, of Beaufort; two grandchildren, Jimmie Modlin, and wife, Connie, of Durham and Iris Vincent, and husband, Tom, of Havelock; and three great-grandchildren, Emily Modlin, of Durham, Alyssa Modlin, of Franklinton, and James Vincent, of Havelock.
In addition to her parents, her husband Leamon Eubanks, her sister Lola Weaver, and her brother Milton Pratt, precede her in death.
Flowers are welcome or donations may be made to the WhiteStone Masonic Eastern Star (Foundation), 700 S. Holden Road, Greensboro, NC 27407.