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Gene Autry Selby

December 19, 1941 ~ April 13, 2022 (age 80)

Obituary

“When peace like a river attendeth my way, when sorrows like sea billows roll. Whatever my lot, Thou hast taught me to say, it is well, it is well with my soul. It is well (it is well), with my soul (with my soul), it is well, it is well, with my SOUL”.

Mr. Gene Autry “Bobby” Selby entered eternal rest on April 13, 2022 at the Brookdale Assisted Living Center in Elizabeth City, North Carolina.  He was born in Engelhard, North Carolina to the late Marshall Lee Chance and the late Lucinda Davenport Selby.

Celebration of Life Services will be Saturday, April 23, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Cornerstone Missionary Baptist Church, Elizabeth City, North Carolina with the Rev. Antonio Williams, Pastor/Eulogist.  Interment will be in the Green Hill Cemetery, Swan Quarter, North Carolina.  A public viewing/visitation will be 1 hour prior to services on Saturday, April 23, 2022, at Cornerstone Missionary Baptist Church.  Masks are still required for all services. 

Gene leaves to cherish his memories one son, Reggie (Brandi) Selby, Breigslville, Pennsylvania; one brother, Adrian (Chaka) Davenport, Kileen, Texas; two aunts, Rebecca Bryant, Engelhard, North Carolina and Flonia Davenport, Virginia Beach, Virginia and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends, Ziner Alexander and Melvin Tatem. 

 

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Services

Viewing
Saturday
April 23, 2022

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Cornerstone Missionary Baptist Church
507 South Martin Luther King Jr Drive
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

Celebration of Life
Saturday
April 23, 2022

11:00 AM
Cornerstone Missionary Baptist Church
507 South Martin Luther King Jr Drive
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

Interment
Saturday
April 23, 2022

3:00 PM
Greenhill Cemetery
19708 US Hwy 264
Swan Quarter, NC 27885

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