site image
Whimsical 02


Suzanne Joyce Avery

September 21, 1951 ~ February 19, 2019 (age 67)

Sue Avery  - “Nana”

Suzanne Joyce Avery, 67, died peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday, February 19, 2019. She devoted her life to her family and the children she took care of in her home daycare. Sue loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 23, at Carlisle Funeral Home at 2:00pm. The family will visit with friends and relatives on Saturday from 1:00-2:00pm at the funeral home.

Sue was preceded in death by the love of her life Michael Avery, her parents Charles and Ruth Allen, her brother Richard Allen and sister Bonnie Lamb.

She is survived by her children Tammie D. Stone (Ken) and  Paul “Jay” Demers (Dana), grandchildren Brittany Lester (Ronald), Ashley Stone (Derek), Amanda Holloman (Tony), Emilee Demers (TJ), Jessica Stone (Robbey),Christopher Demers, Jeffrey Stone (Kasi), and Jaymie Lynn Demers (Justin).  Her siblings Sandy Allen (Shelia), Charles Allen Jr. (Linda), Steven Allen (Shelia), Terry Allen (Sonya), Marilou Allen, a very special nephew Robert “Bobby” Yeddo (Casey) and numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Arrangements are by Carlisle Funeral Home, Inc., of Tarboro. Online condolences may be directed to the family by visiting

© 2019 Carlisle Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS