The Brunswick Beacon Obituaries

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June 21, 2018

Ruth E. Britt (Pigott)

Ruth E. Britt (Pigott)

Supply, NC

Ruth E. Pigott Britt, 78, of Supply died Sunday, June 17, 2018, at SECU Hospice House of Brunswick. Mrs. Britt was born in Brunswick County on Feb. 26, 1940, and was the daughter of the late Benjamin Hobbson Pigott and Lottie Mae Chadwick Pigott. She was preceded in death by...

George Richard "Dick" Erdtmann

George Richard "Dick" Erdtmann

Bolivia, NC

George Richard "Dick" Erdtmann, 81, of Bolivia passed away Saturday, June 2, 2018, at his home. Born in Ellsworth, Kan., Aug. 21, 1936, Dick was the son of the late George Edward and Almira Hardenburger Erdtmann. Dick was a retired aerospace engineer, and worked on several...

Hulon Elbridge Grissett

Hulon Elbridge Grissett

Ocean Isle Beach, NC

Hulon Elbridge Grissett, 92, of Ocean Isle Beach (Grissettown community) died Friday, June 15, 2018. Born in Brunswick County on Aug. 1, 1925, he was a son of the late William "Willie" Bryant Grissett and Carrie Olinda Stocks Grissett. In addition to his parents, he was...

Thomas Francis Herncane

Thomas Francis Herncane

Sunset Beach, NC

Thomas Francis Herncane, 72, of Sunset Beach passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Tom was born in Blair County, Pa., to the late John and Ann (Keith) Herncane on May 5, 1946. He graduated from Pennsbury High School, Class of '64. He was a two-time A.A.U. New Jersey State...

Janice Marie Hewett

Janice Marie Hewett

Shallotte, NC

Janice Marie Hewett, 63, of Shallotte passed away Friday, June 15, 2018. She was born in Wilmington on Oct. 22, 1954, a daughter of the late Earle Marie Hewett Leonard and Maxton Elroy Leonard of Shallotte who survives. She was kind, gentle and fun to be with. She was a...

Thomas Joseph Ioven

Thomas Joseph Ioven

Sunset Beach, NC

Thomas Joseph Ioven, 80, of Sunset Beach passed away Friday, June 8, 2018. Tom was born Sept. 27, 1937, to the late Joseph and Virginia (Wyeth) Ioven in Philadelphia. He was a generous soul who never met a stranger. He enjoyed playing golf with his many friends as part of the...

Ricky Dale Jones

Ricky Dale Jones

Ash, NC

Ricky Dale Jones, 61, of Ash passed away peacefully Thursday, May 31, 2018, at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) in Charleston, S.C. Rick was born May 14, 1957, in Whiteville, the son of Faye Russ Jones and the late Wadus D. Jones. Rick enjoyed a lifelong...

Monfred "Monty" Kaehler

Monfred "Monty" Kaehler

Myrtle Beach, SC

Monfred "Monty" Kaehler died Tuesday, June 5, 2018, after a long battle with Parkinson's disease. He was born in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., the son of the late Marion Louder Kaehler and Richard C. Kaehler. His stepmother, Joan Allen Kaehler; daughter, Kathy Kaehler Dunn; and son,...

Steven Bayne Kiser

Steven Bayne Kiser

Varnamtown, NC

Steven Bayne Kiser, 67, of Varnamtown died Monday, June 4, 2018. Steve was born in Gastonia to the late Bayne Stroupe and Betty Ruth Lewis Kiser. He is survived by sisters Robin Kiser Christmas of Wilmington and Dana Kiser Hagood of Vero Beach, Fla. Services for Steve will...

Barbara Louise Listman (Wiggett)

Barbara Louise Listman (Wiggett)

Southport, NC

Barbara Louise (Wiggett) Listman, 78, of Southport, formerly of Dundalk, Md., and Flintstone, Md., died Wednesday, May 23, 2018. Barbara was born in Baltimore to the late Leon Elworth "Al" Wiggett and Mary (Calvert) Wiggett. Barbara is survived by her husband, Louis Listman;...

Don Mize Maultsby

Don Mize Maultsby

Ocean Isle Beach, NC

Don Mize Maultsby, 79, of Ocean Isle Beach died Monday, June 18, 2018. Don was born in Gainesville, Fla., on Feb. 8, 1939, to the late D.A. "Danny" Maultsby and Marie B. Maultsby. Don is survived by his wife, Nancy Wade Maultsby of the home; son, Wesley Tutor, four...

Jewel Aileen McCumbee

Jewel Aileen McCumbee

Ash, NC

Jewel Aileen McCumbee, 87, of Ash died Saturday, June 16, 2018. Mrs. McCumbee was born in Anson County on Nov. 12, 1930, and was the daughter of the late James Alonza Brooks and Bessie Meigs Brooks. She was the wife of the late Lemuel "Buddy" McCumbee and was also preceded in...

George Thomas Robins

George Thomas Robins

Supply, NC

George Thomas Robins, 84, of Supply, died Sunday, June 17, 2018. George was born in Albany, N.Y., on Aug. 4, 1933, a son of the late Harold and Esther Robbins Robins. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Kim Ronneng. He was a member of the...

Etha Mae Robinson (Galloway)

Etha Mae Robinson (Galloway)

Supply, NC

This is a tribute to Etha Mae Galloway Robinson, a virtuous woman who knew that it is better to give than to receive. Her gifts of hospitality and unselfish love were the benefits that all who knew her received. She was truly a Proverbs 31 woman. Her example of wife, mother,...

Gary Lee Smith

Gary Lee Smith

Supply, NC

Gary Lee Smith, 61, of Supply passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2018. Gary was born in Rutherfordton on June 25, 1956, to the Rev. Lee Roy and Faye Atkinson Smith of Supply. Gary was a supervising manager for Bradford's Products of Leland for several years. He was affectionately...

June 15, 2018

Gloria Fay Creech

Gloria Fay Creech

Bolivia, NC

Gloria Fay Creech, 73, of Bolivia died Monday, June 4, 2018, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington. Mrs. Creech was born in Brunswick County on Oct. 10, 1944, and was the daughter of the late Homer Bryan Clemmons and Mary Groves Clemmons. She was the wife of the...

Florrie Annette Grainger

Florrie Annette Grainger

Shallotte, NC

Florrie Annette Grainger, 60, of Shallotte passed away Friday, June 1, 2018. She was a cherished mother and grandmother who bore her suffering with grace and humility. She was an incredible example of strength and wisdom. There was nothing more important to her than her...

Stephen Wayne Henry

Stephen Wayne Henry

Burgaw, NC

Stephen Wayne Henry went home to be with our Heavenly Father on Friday, May 25, 2018, at the age of 62. He is preceded in death by his father and mother, Edwin L. Henry and Ellen Wells Henry; and younger brother, Bruce Dean Henry. He is survived by his two children, Heather...

Betty Johnson (Woodard)

Betty Johnson (Woodard)

Unionville, TN

Betty Woodard Johnson, 75, of Unionville, Tenn., died Friday, June 1, 2018. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was preceded in death by parents, Henry and Vertlene Woodard; grandson, Evan Moseley; and brother, Odell Woodard. She is survived by her husband...

Paul Kermit Lanning

Paul Kermit Lanning

Holden Beach, NC

Paul Kermit Lanning, 75, of Holden Beach passed away Friday, June 1, 2018, at the SECU Hospice House of Brunswick in Bolivia. He was born in Lexington on May 27, 1943, to the late Paul Franklin and Lillian Shoaf Lanning. He graduated in 1961 from West Davidson High School and...

John Frederick "Fred" Parker Sr.

John Frederick "Fred" Parker Sr.

Supply, NC

John Fredrick "Fred" Parker Sr., 90, of Supply died Sunday, June 3, 2018. Fred was born in Brunswick County on Nov. 3, 1927. He was a son of the late John Morton and Fannie Pierce Parker. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Ruth Parker;...

Charlotte Marie Reitz

Charlotte Marie Reitz

Sunset Beach, NC

Charlotte Marie Reitz, 93, of Sunset Beach, formerly of Mill Creek, Pa., passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2018. She was a strong independent woman with a keen sense of fashion. She was preceded in death by her parents, Mictchell Lum and Lula Taylor Lum; her husband, John Reitz;...

June 8, 2018

Dr. A. Leon Applegate

Dr. A. Leon Applegate

Ocean Isle Beach, NC

Dr. A. Leon Applegate, 84, of Ocean Isle Beach died Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at Novant Health Brunswick Medical Center. He was born July 9, 1933, in East McKeesport, Pa., to the late Ivan and Dorothy Applegate. The family moved to Sycamore, Ill., and then to Winston-Salem...

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