Blanche Farrow Midgett, 92, of Virginia Beach and formerly of Buxton, North Carolina, died on May 5, 2001 in Norfolk.
Born in Frisco, North Carolina, she was the widow of John E. Midgette. She was a homemaker.
She was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Buxton, North Carolina, Order of the Eastern Star and worked as a registrar for the Democratic Party.
She is survived by a daughter, A. Rebecca Midgett and Alan Mastros of Virginia Beach; granddaughters, Norma Deane and Paul Skinner of Virginia Beach, Sherri Lynn Matson of Reno, Nevada, Michelle and Bob Cabral of Suffolk, and Nicole and Tommy Jeffrey of Virginia Beach; step-daughter, Melita Harris of Buxton, North Carolina and step-granddaughter, Tamara Woods of Buxton, North Carolina; step-grandson, Bruce Harris of Buxton, North Carolina; step-son, Ronald E. and Kay Midgette of Springfield, Virginia; and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.
She was predeceased by two brothers, Clyde and Con Farrow and two sisters, Celia Courson and Letitia McCullough.
A memorial service will be held in the Assembly of God Church in Buxton, North Carolina on Saturday, May 12, 2001 at 2:00pm with the Reverend David Waterfield officiating.
Mrs. Midgett was the last surviving widow of a Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Keeper, John E. Midgette. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Outer Banks Lighthouse Society c/o Betty Parrish at 6625 Candlewood Drive, Charlotte, North Carolina 28210
Her memorial may be viewed at altmeyer.com.
Altmeyer Funeral Home, Virginia Beach is in charge of arrangements.