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June 18, 2018

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Jamie Chris Baldwin

Jamie Chris Baldwin

Supply, NC

Jamie Chris Baldwin, 67, of Supply died Sunday, May 6, 2018, in Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCareCenter in Wilmington. Born July 21, 1950, in Birmingham, Ala., she was the daughter of the late James Hogan and Mary Ann Fox Hogan. She is survived by her husband, Albert Ronnie...

Published in The Brunswick Beacon from May 31 to Jun. 6, 2018.

Catherine Muriel Bullard

Catherine Muriel Bullard

Ash, NC

Catherine Muriel Bullard, 91, of Ash died Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at her daughter's home. Mrs. Bullard was born in Laurinburg on Aug. 6, 1926, and was the daughter of the late Dave and Mary Canady Carlisle. Laurinburg was her home for many years prior to relocating to...

Leroy Thomas "Tommy" Grice Jr.

Leroy Thomas "Tommy" Grice Jr.

Supply, NC

Leroy Thomas "Tommy" Grice Jr., 72, of Supply died Saturday, May 26, 2018, at New Hanover Regional Medical Centerin Wilmington. Mr. Grice was born in Columbus County on Sept. 12, 1945, and was the son of the late Leroy Thomas Grice Sr. and Sarah Williamson Grice. He was a...

Elizabeth "Betty" Kowalczyk

Elizabeth "Betty" Kowalczyk

Ocean Isle Beach, NC

Elizabeth "Betty" Kowalczyk, 80, of Ocean Isle Beach died Thursday, May 24, 2018. Betty was born in New Brunswick, N.J., on March 20, 1938, the middle daughter of the late Edward and Elizabeth Beckage Janecek. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her...

Barbara Louise Listman (Wiggett)

Barbara Louise Listman (Wiggett)

Southport, NC

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

Thomas Henry McCollum

Thomas Henry McCollum

Sunset Beach, NC

Thomas Henry McCollum, 71, of Sunset Beach died Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at the SECU Hospice House of Brunswick in Bolivia. Tom was born Sept. 18, 1946, to the late John McCollum and Inez Worthington McCollum. He is survived by his wife, Megan McCollum of the home; son,...

Harold Delano Mincey

Harold Delano Mincey

Shallotte, NC

Harold Delano Mincey, 84, of Shallotte passed away peacefully Monday, May 28, 2018, at his home. Mr. Mincey was born July 14, 1933, in Horry County, S.C., to the late John Ed Mincey and Nancy Elizabeth Ganis Mincey. He is also preceded in death by his loving wife, Brenda...

Danny Wesley Roden

Danny Wesley Roden

Shallotte, NC

Danny Wesley Roden, 68, of Shallotte died Friday, May 25, 2018, at his home. Danny was born in Brunswick County on Feb. 15, 1950, and was the son of the late Johnnie and Jonny Russ Roden. He retired from the town of Shallotte after 40 years of employment. He was a U.S. Army...

Michael Channing "Mike" Sapp

Michael Channing "Mike" Sapp

Leland, NC

Michael Channing "Mike" Sapp, 64, of Leland passed away Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at Duke University Medical Center, Durham. Mike was born in New Bern on April 4, 1954, and was the son of the late Channing Fredrick and Amy Leora Nichols Sapp. He attended Appalachian State...

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