The Brunswick Beacon Obituaries

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December 5, 2018

Loretta Carpenter (Wildrick)

Loretta Carpenter (Wildrick)

Sunset Beach, North Carolina

Loretta Wildrick Masten Carpenter, 96, of Sunset Beach died Dec. 1, 2018. Born in Weehawken, N.J., on Oct. 8, 1922, she was the daughter of the late John A. Wildrick and Maud Munger Wildrick. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husbands, Warden Masten and...

Mary Frances Etheridge (Long)

Mary Frances Etheridge (Long)

Supply, North Carolina

Mary Frances Long Etheridge, 80, of Supply died Friday Nov. 30, 2018. Mary was born in Brunswick County on Nov. 22, 1938, and was the daughter of the late Adrian L. "Son" Long and Odelia Robinson Long. She and her husband, Bailey, owned and operated Etheridge Pest Control for...

Thurston Avery Etheridge

Thurston Avery Etheridge

Carolina Shores, North Carolina

Thurston Avery Etheridge, 73, of Carolina Shores, formerly of Whiteville, died on Nov. 27, 2018. Thurston was born in Columbus County on Nov. 24, 1945, a son of the late Avery Fisher Etheridge and Katie Register Etheridge. He was a Vietnam veteran of the U.S. Army, a member...

Robert G. Hoerr

Robert G. Hoerr

Little River, South Carolina

Robert G. Hoerr, 68, went to be with the Lord on Nov. 27, 2018, at home surrounded by his loving family. Born on Nov. 29, 1949, in Darby, Pa., he was the son of Doris Strong Hoerr and the late Robert Hoerr. Hoerr served his country proudly in the United States Navy. Rob...

Sandra "Sandy" Kershner

Sandra "Sandy" Kershner

Calabash, North Carolina

Sandra (Sandy) Kershner, 75, of Calabash passed away on Wednesday, Nov.14, 2018, at Lower Cape Fear Hospice in Bolivia. Sandy was born on July 28, 1943, in New Britain, Conn., to Frederick and Alice Feldmann. She graduated from Delta State University in 1964 with a bachelor's...

John F. Melahn

John F. Melahn

Calabash, North Carolina

John F. Melahn, 76, formerly of Calabash, passed away Nov. 23, 2018, after a long illness. John was preceded in death by his son, John Scott. Survivors include his wife of 55 years Sandy Melahn of Calabash; daughter Kari Lyn Dinatale (Michael); and grandchildren, Kelci Lyn and...

Mary ""Mervine"" Moore (Reed)

Mary ""Mervine"" Moore (Reed)

Sunset Beach, North Carolina

Mary "Mervine" Reed Moore, 78, of Sunset Beach passed away on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018. Mervine was born in Charlotte, Oct. 21, 1940, daughter of the late John Reed and Margaret Frost Reed. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Doug Moore, and...

Barbara Jean Spina

Barbara Jean Spina

Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina

Barbara Jean Spina, 77, of Ocean Isle Beach died Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, at Novant Health Brunswick Medical Center. She was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. on Oct. 3, 1941, the daughter of the late Francis Gibbons and Mildred Gibbons. She was preceded in death by her husband, Peter John...

November 28, 2018

Raymond Dallas Bracey

Raymond Dallas Bracey

Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina

Raymond Dallas Bracey, beloved husband, daddy, granddaddy and uncle, crossed over to a much better place on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, at the age of 92. Born to children of Scottish immigrants, Sallie Belle and Wiley Clinton Bracey Sr., Dallas was the middle child of six. Raised...

Donald Leon Carson

Donald Leon Carson

Supply, North Carolina

Donald (Don) Leon Carson, 77, of Supply passed in peace at home with his family Friday, Nov. 23, 2018. He will be deeply missed and cherished always. Don was born Dec. 7, 1940, in Surry County. He was a follower of Jesus Christ and a very hardworking man for many years. He...

Jarral Thomas Clemmons

Jarral Thomas Clemmons

Shallotte, North Carolina

Jarral Thomas Clemmons, retired Master Sergeant, U.S. Air Force, passed away Nov. 23, 2018. Jarral was also known as Tommy, Jerry, Clemmons, Dad and Grandpa. He was born June 3, 1954. Jarral is survived by his wife, Carolyn; daughter, Angie Speights and husband, Ted; son,...

Richard N. "Dick" Donaldson

Richard N. "Dick" Donaldson

Winnabow, North Carolina

Richard N. (Dick) Donaldson blessed the world with his presence on June 9, 1941. He lived his life with the following beliefs by order of - FAITH LOVE OF WIFE - our feelings for each other are exemplified by the quote we loved, "Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting...

William Haywood Heath

William Haywood Heath

Ash, North Carolina

William Haywood Heath, 77, of Ash passed away on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, at the Brunswick Health and Rehabilitation Center in Ash. He was born in Cumberland County, Oct. 7, 1941, the son of the late David Alexander Heath and Vira Everlene Jackson Heath. He was preceded in...

November 21, 2018

Tamara Anne Hare (Smith)

Tamara Anne Hare (Smith)

Wilmington, North Carolina

Tamara Anne Smith Hare, 56, passed away peacefully on Nov. 13, 2018, in Wilmington. Tammy was born on June 21, 1962, to Charles Lindbergh Smith and Dorothy Aileen Smith in Fayetteville. She was the youngest of three children. She was a 1981 graduate of Terry Sanford High...

John Robert Sabella

John Robert Sabella

Supply, North Carolina

John Robert Sabella, 89, of Supply passed away Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018. He was born in Manhattan and served in the U.S. Air Force. He retired from United Technology as director of pricing and proposal operations before moving to North Carolina. In addition to his parents,...

John Hardy Stovall

John Hardy Stovall

Eden, North Carolina

John Hardy Stovall, 86, of 521 Ford Street in Eden, passed away Sunday afternoon, Nov. 18, 2018, at his home. A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21, at Dan View Cemetery. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the graveside...

November 14, 2018

Vicki Ann Brumbles

Vicki Ann Brumbles

Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina

Vicki Ann Brumbles, 66, of Ocean Isle Beach, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018. She was born in West Virginia on Sept. 23, 1952. She was a realtor for Sunset Beach Properties. Vicki was a very loyal person, who was loved very much and will be missed by all who knew...

Susan Carol Fagans (DeMario)

Susan Carol Fagans (DeMario)

Sunset Beach, North Carolina

Susan Carol (DeMario) Fagans passed away on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, surrounded by her husband and daughters due to hypercalcemia, a secondary complication of breast cancer. She was born Oct. 20, 1946. Raised in New Hartford, N.Y., Susan graduated from Utica College and then...

Barbara Daniel Sheffield

Barbara Daniel Sheffield

High Point, North Carolina

Barbara Daniel Sheffield, 87, passed away Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018. Formerly a resident of Shallotte, she lived most recently in High Point. She was born Feb. 23, 1931, in Douglas, Ga., to the late Gardner Puckett and Evelyn Blount Daniel. She and her husband, Dannie Calvin...

November 7, 2018

Mildred Emma Wenzel (VanHise)

Mildred Emma Wenzel (VanHise)

Supply, North Carolina

Mildred Emma VanHise Wenzel, 91, of Supply passed away on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018. She was formerly a resident of Arbor Landing in Shallotte, Cape Hatteras and Bucks County, Pa. During her life, she was an emergency room RN at North Penn Hospital, avid fisherwoman and animal...

October 31, 2018

Darious LeGrant Babson

Darious LeGrant Babson

Ash, North Carolina

Darious LeGrant Babson, 65, of Ash died Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018. He was born in Columbus County on April 29, 1953, the son of the late Newman Babson and Myrlie Simmons Babson. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a daughter, Carmen Babson; sister, Carol Jean...

Ronnie Lee Caison

Ronnie Lee Caison

Supply, North Carolina

Ronnie Lee Caison, 49, of Supply died Saturday Oct. 27, 2018. Ronnie was born in Brunswick County on Jan. 18, 1969, and was the son of Ralph Milliken and Doris Caison. He is survived by his wife, Kathy Caison ; a son, Cody Lee Caison; numerous step-brothers, step-sisters,...

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