Lillian Ervin was born to George Washington Ervin and Martha Almira Grant Ervin. She had 2 older brothers, William Smith and Paul A. Ervin. At this writing, not much more is known about her.
The Ervin family played a large and significant role in the prosperity of Onslow County. A family cemetery was named for Abner Ervin, Lillian' grandfather, on the original property in Richlands, well maintained and still owned by Ervin family. ____________________________________