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December 15, 2017

Gloria Suante Bishop

Gloria Suante Bishop

Anchorage, AK

Gloria Suante Bishop, 73, of Anchorage, Alaska, passed away Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, in the SECU Hospice House of Brunswick, Bolivia. Born in Manilla, Philippines, on April 17, 1944, she was one of 14 children born to Brunhildo and Maxima Andrade Lachica. Gloria was a member of...

Kenneth William "Ken" Buckner

Kenneth William "Ken" Buckner

Ocean Isle Beach, NC

Kenneth William "Ken" Buckner, 79, of Ocean Isle Beach passed away Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center. He was born in Ohio on April 4, 1938, the son of the late Stanley and Grace Buckner. He was raised in Michigan. Ken was educated at the University...

James Daniel Conlon

James Daniel Conlon

Calabash, NC

Retired U.S. Navy Reserve Cmdr. James Daniel Conlon, 81, of Calabash passed away Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, surrounded by his family. He was born in Beverly, Mass., on Sept. 26, 1936, but grew up in Manchester-by-the-Sea, Mass. He was a graduate of Saint Ann High School,...

Carolyn Ann "Carol" Hickman

Carolyn Ann "Carol" Hickman

Ash, NC

Carolyn Ann "Carol" Hickman, 55, of Ash died Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, at her home. She was born March 1, 1962. She is survived by her husband, Thomas Hickman; stepchildren, Alicia Berry, Heather Smallwood and Tommy Hickman; sister, Nancy Causey Moore; brothers, Kevin Causey and...

Lucas John Martino

Lucas John Martino

Calabash, NC

Lucas John Martino, beloved infant son of Haley Gavrilis and Carmine Martino, passed away Monday, Nov. 27, 2017. Lucas was born Oct. 2, 2017. Lucas was the happiest, most lovable baby with an amazing smile. Other than his parents of Calabash, Lucas is survived by maternal...

Published in The Brunswick Beacon from Dec. 7 to Dec. 13, 2017.

Eugene Lacy McKethan Jr.

Eugene Lacy McKethan Jr.

Holden Beach, NC

Eugene Lacy McKethan Jr., 79, of Holden Beach died Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, at his residence. Funeral services are incomplete. Please check our website at www.shallottefunerals.com. White Funeral and Cremation Service Shallotte chapel (910) 754-3333.

Frances T. Messick

Frances T. Messick

Ocean Isle Beach, NC

Frances T. Messick, 91, passed peacefully Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, from heart failure at the SECU Hospice House of Brunswick in Bolivia. Frances, daughter of Hyter and Bernice Thomas, grew up in Richmond, Va., and was employed as a secretary at different businesses, including...

Patsy Ruth Mintz (Gurganus)

Patsy Ruth Mintz (Gurganus)

Shallotte, NC

Patsy Ruth Gurganus Mintz, 68, of Shallotte, formerly of Ash, passed away Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, in Grand Strand Medical Center, Myrtle Beach, S.C. Born in Duplin County on Aug. 25, 1949, Patsy was a daughter of the late Johnny Nicholas and Vera Irene Byrd Gurganus. In addition...

Joseph Pallassino

Joseph Pallassino

Charlotte, NC

Joseph Pallassino of Charlotte, a beloved child of God, son, husband, father, brother and uncle, went to his heavenly home Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, because of injuries suffered in a traffic accident in Holden Beach. He was born July 22, 1956, in Nyack, N.Y., to parents Nicholas...

Donald Lee Parker

Donald Lee Parker

Calabash, NC

Donald Lee Parker, 85, of Calabash died Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017. Surviving are his son, Donnie Parker; daughter, Wendy Bennett; stepsons, Mickey Smith and Jeff Smith; stepdaughters, Peggy Todd and Gloria Todd; brother, Harland Parker; sisters, Ann McLemore and Sue Kramer; seven...

Robert Taylor Smith

Robert Taylor Smith

Southport, NC

Robert Taylor Smith, 78, of Southport died Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, at the SECU Hospice House of Brunswick. He was born July 23, 1939. Survivors include his wife, Gale Davis Smith of the home; daughter, Angela M. Smith Stewart of Fort Mill, S.C.; stepdaughter, Samantha Butts...

Carl Edgar Wilson

Carl Edgar Wilson

Ash, NC

Carl Edgar Wilson, 86, of Ash died Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. He was born in Brunswick County on July 17, 1931, a son of the late Louis Pink Wilson and Lucinda Andrews Wilson. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Mike Wilson and a brother, Frank...

December 8, 2017

Norman Ellsworth "Norm" Christen

Norman Ellsworth "Norm" Christen

Sunset Beach, NC

Norm Christen, 90, of Sunset Beach passed peacefully at Myrtle Manor on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017. Born Oct. 19, 1927, in Aneta, N.D., he was the only child of the late Norman and Ellie Erlandson Christen. He attended the University of North Dakota and served in the U.S. Navy. He...

Judith Ann Fosnaugh

Judith Ann Fosnaugh

Calabash, NC

Judith Ann Fosnaugh, 70, of Calabash died Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017. She was born Jan. 4, 1947, in Lima, Ohio, daughter of the late George William Brackney and Doris Styer Brackney. Surviving are her husband, Gary Fosnaugh; three sons, Kirk Fosnaugh (Julie) of Lima, Trevor...

Jay Randall Houston

Jay Randall Houston

Shallotte, NC

Jay Randall Houston, 69, of Shallotte died Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2107. Born in Hickory on Feb. 2, 1948, he was a son of the late Ray Edward Houston Sr. and Joyce Waggoner Houston. He was owner/operator of Houston & Associates Engineering and Surveying Company in Shallotte. He was...

Cleo E. Lawrence

Cleo E. Lawrence

Ash, NC

Cleo E. Lawrence married the love of her life, Leroy, who was taken from this earthly life on June 20, 2017. Their 52-year bond of marriage was so great that she joined him Friday, Nov. 24, from Good Samaritan Hospice House in Wexford, Pa. She was 76. Cleo and Leroy made their...

Jeffrey Dion Milliken

Jeffrey Dion Milliken

Shallotte, NC

Jeffrey Dion Milliken, 54, of Shallotte died Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017. He was born in Wilmington on Feb. 10, 1963, a son of Herbert Milliken Jr. and Myrtle Penny Milliken of Shallotte. He was employed by Jade Tank Lines for more than 20 years as an over-the-road truck...

Alfred "Al" Omundsen

Alfred "Al" Omundsen

Carolina Shores, NC

Alfred "Al" Omundsen, 91, of Carolina Shores passed away Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017, at home, under the care of Lower Cape Fear Hospice. He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., in October 1926. He graduated from Oceanside High School. He and his wife, Cynthia, raised three children in...

Carolyn Jeanette Reynolds

Carolyn Jeanette Reynolds

Bolivia, NC

Carolyn Jeanette Reynolds, 64, of Bolivia passed away Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017. Born in Columbus County on Dec. 29, 1952, she was a daughter of the late Wilton C. and Mildred Woodby Williamson. Carolyn was retired from Brunswick County Schools, Bolivia Elementary School where...

Earl Arthur Spivey

Earl Arthur Spivey

Supply, NC

Earl Arthur Spivey, 83, of Supply died Friday, Nov. 24, 2017. He was born in Tabor City on June 14, 1934, the son of the late Henry Arthur Spivey and Mabel Suggs Spivey and was preceded in death by three brothers, Jerry Spivey, Jimmy Spivey and John Spivey. Mr. Spivey was a...

Maggie C. Underwood

Maggie C. Underwood

Shallotte, NC

Maggie C. Underwood, 91, of Shallotte died Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. Born in Durham County on July 4, 1926, she was a daughter of the late Pate Clements and Vivian Sorrell Clements. Surviving are her husband, Thomas H. Underwood Jr.; son, Thomas H. Underwood III, Myrtle...

James Daniel Vereen Sr.

James Daniel Vereen Sr.

Ash, NC

James Daniel Vereen Sr., 89, of the Exum Community of Ash died Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, in the SECU Hospice House of Brunswick, Bolivia. Born in Brunswick County on Jan. 12, 1928, he was a son of the late Esta L. and Mildred Hickman Vereen. Surviving are two sons, James...

David Phillip Yarborough Sr.

David Phillip Yarborough Sr.

Shallotte, NC

David Phillip Yarborough Sr., 70, of Shallotte passed away Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. He was born in Rock Hill, S.C., to the late Sanford and Maude Yarborough on Feb. 23, 1947. David was a proud veteran of the U.S. Navy. He was an active member of AMVETS and in the American...

December 1, 2017

Almeta Spell Bellamy

Almeta Spell Bellamy

Supply, NC

Almeta Spell Bellamy, 88, of Supply died Sunday Nov. 19, 2017, at her home. Mrs. Bellamy was born in Sampson County on Aug. 29, 1929, and was the daughter of the late Braxton and Lela Mae Royal Spell. She was wife of the late Rev. Norman Bellamy. She was a member of Sabbath...

Kathy Loraine Fitzgerald (Dryden)

Kathy Loraine Fitzgerald (Dryden)

Holden Beach, NC

Kathy Loraine Dryden Fitzgerald, 69, of Holden Beach passed away Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, in the Kindred Hospital of Greensboro after a lengthy illness. Born in Massillon, Ohio, on March 13, 1948, she was the daughter of the late Harold Reid and Norma Jean Bash Dryden. Kathy...

Sheula Lewis Lott

Sheula Lewis Lott

Supply, NC

Sheula Lewis Lott, 101, passed away peacefully Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in her home, surrounded by "her girls" in Supply. She was born Aug. 13, 1916, in Boones Neck, the second oldest of 14 children. She lived the majority of her life at the "Hollering Point" of the Shallotte...

November 24, 2017

Edwin Wayne Bell

Edwin Wayne Bell

Holden Beach, NC

Edwin Wayne Bell, 71 of Holden Beach passed away Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington. Wayne was preceded in death by his parents, Oliver Alexander and Virginia Hewett Bell; and a brother, Alex Bell. Wayne graduated from Broughton High...

Clifton Wayne Bolling

Clifton Wayne Bolling

Ocean Isle Beach, NC

Clifton Wayne Bolling, 64, of Ocean Isle Beach died Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017. Born in High Point on May 10, 1953, he was a son of Marie Shears Bolling of Greensboro and the late John Clifton Bolling. He was a retired automobile dealer and previous member of the High Point Elks...

William Fred "Bill" Cockrell III

William Fred "Bill" Cockrell III

Southport, NC

William Fred "Bill" Cockrell III, 60, of Southport passed away Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. Bill was born June 4, 1957, the son of retired Army Lt. Col. William Fred Cockrell Jr. and Reita Grose Cockrell. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and had worked at Military Ocean Terminal...

Joanne Coleman

Joanne Coleman

Calabash, NC

Joanne Coleman, 80, died Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017. Born April 30, 1937, in Chadbourn she was the daughter of the late Bruce and Flossie Mae Flower Ward. Mrs. Coleman is survived by her children, Raymond Coleman Sr. (Pinky), Virgil Coleman (Lynn), Nancy Coleman and Gail Russ...

Published in The Brunswick Beacon from Nov. 16 to Nov. 22, 2017.

John Henry "Jack" Ehrhardt III

John Henry "Jack" Ehrhardt III

Ocean Isle Beach, NC

John H. "Jack" Ehrhardt III, surrounded by his loving family, went to his heavenly home on his 85th birthday at 5:21 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Gail H. Ehrhardt; his only brother, Dyson P. Ehrhardt; his children, Cynthia, Stephen,...

Dolores Marie "Dolly" Green

Dolores Marie "Dolly" Green

Morehead City, NC

Dolores Marie "Dolly" Green, 84, formerly of Ocean Isle Beach, passed away peacefully Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, at Brookdale Senior Center in Morehead City. Born June 3, 1933, Dolores "Dolly" was the daughter of the late Michael Harcarik and Veronica Jozefcik. She married...

Harold "Scott" Johnson

Harold "Scott" Johnson

Supply, NC

Harold "Scott" Johnson, 55, of Supply slipped peacefully in his sleep to be with his Savior, Jesus Christ, on Saturday Nov. 11, 2017, at his home. He was born in New Hanover County on Nov. 14, 1961, the son of Howard L. Johnson and the late Sylvia Cumbee Johnson. Scott was an...

Joshua Michael Simmons

Joshua Michael Simmons

Ocean Isle Beach, NC

Joshua Michael Simmons, 36, of Ocean Isle Beach passed away Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington. He was born in Brunswick County on Jan. 26, 1981, the son of Michael Simmons and Robin Renee Hewett and stepmother, Terenthia Gray Simmons,...

Mack O'Neill Stanley

Mack O'Neill Stanley

Ocean Isle Beach, NC

Mack O'Neil Stanley, 85, of Ocean Isle Beach went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. He was born in Brunswick County on May 22, 1932, the son of the late Joseph Stanley and Isa Dora Harper Stanley; and was preceded in death by his wife, Amelia Lucille Milliken...

Ralph Varnam

Ralph Varnam

Varnamtown, NC

Ralph Varnam, 94 years and 2 months, died on Veterans Day, Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017. Born in Brunswick County on Sept. 11, 1923, a son of the late Samuel Claude Varnam and Mary Dixon Varnam. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Beatrice Lancaster...

November 17, 2017

Ronald Maurice Atkinson

Ronald Maurice Atkinson

Shallotte, NC

Ronald Maurice Atkinson, 36, of Shallotte passed away Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017. He was born in New Hanover County on May 7, 1981, the son of Sherry M. Jones, stepson of the Rev. Donnie Jones of Shallotte and the late Ronald Earl Atkinson and grandson of paternal grandparents,...

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