David Outlaw

Published 10:07 pm Monday, April 22, 2013

David Outlaw, a native of Edenton, N.C., departed this life, Friday, April 19, 2013. He was the son of the late Sherman and Maggianna Outlaw.



He was a resident of Suffolk and also a World War II veteran. David was a kind man with a good heart, always willing to give a helping hand.

David leaves behind to cherish his memory, a devoted wife of 50 years, Sylvia Outlaw, eight children: Linda Lassiter (Mack), David Outlaw (Renee’), Valerie Roberts (Ronzell), Tyrone Hunter, Sharon Baker (Kenneth), Derek Outlaw (Kenya), Eric Outlaw (Georgette), Juan Outlaw (La’Rhonda), 17 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.

Email newsletter signup

Mr. Outlaw’s visitation will take place at the funeral home on Thursday from noon to 7 p.m., and the family will greet guests from 6 to 7 p.m. A funeral service will take place on Friday at 1 p.m. at the funeral home chapel, and he will be laid to rest at Albert G. Horton Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery.

Expressions of sympathy may be expressed to the family at www.cookeovertonfuneralhome.com.

Professional services are entrusted to T.E. Cooke-Overton Funeral Home, Inc.