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Rena Arlene Earp Andrews
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Birth: Sep. 15, 1931
Durham
Durham County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 7, 2006
Raleigh
Wake County
North Carolina, USA

Rena Arlene Earp Andrews, 74, died Tuesday in Rex Hospital following a brief illness. A life long Durham resident, she was the daughter of the late Oscar and Lena (Mitchell) Earp.

A homemaker until her husband's death in 1969, Mrs. Andrews worked for many years at Northern Telecom, retiring in 1993. Family mattered more than anything to Rena. She loved children and was genuinely concerned about those less fortunate. She was fiercely independent and always youthfully energetic.

Surviving are her daughters, Brenda Kay Perkins and husband, Steve of Durham, and Robin Denise Andrews and partner, John Lombardi of Cary; grandchildren, Joy Leftwich and husband, Wil of Arlington, and Rachel and Drew Lombardi of Cary; great grandchildren, Aaron and Leah Moorefield, and Emma Kay, Gracie and Abigail Leftwich; her twin sister, Lena Stephenson of Winchester, VA, a sister, Edna Pridgen of Durham; and a host of nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband E. Ralph Andrews; brothers, Otis, Leroy, Edwin, Jack Claiborne and Charles Earp, all of Durham and sisters, Willie Crowe and Maide Ross of Nampa, ID.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Oscar C. Earp (1887 - 1958)
  Lena Mitchell Earp (1892 - 1982)
 
 Spouse:
  Evander Ralph Andrews (1919 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Maplewood Cemetery
Durham
Durham County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: RTerry
Record added: Jul 03, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14805854
Rena Arlene <i>Earp</i> Andrews
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Rena Arlene <i>Earp</i> Andrews
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Rena Arlene <i>Earp</i> Andrews
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