POQUOSON - Donald Glenn Everett, Sr., 81, a native of Everetts, NC and Poquoson resident for 37 years, passed away on December 17, 2013. He loved his home state of North Carolina and treasured the memories he spent there with family. He served in the U.S. Air Force where he earned the Good Conduct Medal & served a tour in Korea, and later worked as a Buyer for Wholesale Foods. Donald was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Bertha Everett. He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Mildred "Millie" Everett; son, Donald Glenn Everett, Jr. and wife Sissy; grandson, Donald Glenn Everett III; brother, John Everett and wife Kathy of California; sister-in-law, Leona Scott of Newport News; brother-in-law, Richard Radcliffe and wife Norma of Asheville, NC; and special cousins, Doris Perry and Lessie Johnson of North Carolina. The family will receive friends Friday, 6:00-7:00 pm, at Claytor Rollins Funeral Home, Poquoson, immediately followed by a memorial service at 7:00pm, in the funeral home by Rev. Buddy Chapman. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Everetts Christian Church, P.O. Box 245, Everetts, North Carolina, 27825. Online condolences to claytorrollins.com
. "The family wishes to express their thanks to Dr. Beavers, Hospice, and many others on the staff of Riverside Hospital, as well as the loving care and support given to him by his daughter-in-law Sissy."