Peaceful 09


Tyrone Cornelius Mabry

March 15, 1990 ~ October 9, 2018 (age 28)

I am not gone. My soul lives on, but in a better place surrounded by the Light of God in all His Glory and Grace...


We, the staff and management of Charles Edwards Funeral Home & Cremations, mourn with the Mabry family in the death of Mr. Tyrone Cornelius Mabry, age 28, of Grifton, NC who departed this life on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 in Craven County, NC.

Tyrone was born March 15,1990 in Greenville, NC to Raymond and Ida Mabry.  He was the youngest of three children.  Tyrone graduated from West Craven High School in 2008.  Tyrone continued his studies at Craven Community College and North Carolina Central University in Durham, NC.  There he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice.  Tyrone was employed at the Caswell Development Center in Kinston, NC and Life, Incorporated in New Bern, NC.  In his work, he found fulfillment in being an advocate for special needs adults.

Tyrone is survived by his parents, Raymond and Ida Mabry; one sister, Belinda Mewborn; one brother, Raymond Mabry, Jr. (Sonia); five nieces, Taylor Bryant, Constance Bryant, Myana Mabry, RaMya Mabry, and Carmen Mabry; three nephews, Bonquay Bryant, Elbert Bryant, III, and Ramon Mabry; a multitude of aunts and uncles, Maggie Cox (Albert), Gene Price (Carol), John Mabry (Margie), Allie Kornegay (Rodney), Willie Mabry (Gloria), Johnny Mabry (Jackie), Christina Rosenboro, Lessie Mabry, Sudie  Strickland, Joseph Mabry, Cleveland Jefferson, John Mewborn (Esther), Murl Keyes (James), Ina Bright; and a host of cousins, coworkers, and friends.


Condolences may be faxed to 252-746-0990 or emailed to

Please keep the Mabry family in your thoughts and prayers during these days of bereavement!

Professional and caring service has been entrusted to Charles Edwards Funeral Home & Cremations,

"Where the Name Means Quality & Service"

© 2019 Charles Edwards Funeral Home and Cremations. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS