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May 24, 2018

Dorothy E. Blaich

Dorothy E. Blaich

Sunset Beach, NC

Dorothy E. Blaich, a resident of Sunset Beach passed away Saturday, May 19, 2018, after a nine-year battle with lung cancer. She is the daughter of the late William and Florence Schmid of Queens, N.Y. She married William P. Blaich of Staten Island, N.Y., in December 1970, and...

Cletis D. Clemmons

Cletis D. Clemmons

Holden Beach, NC

Cletis D. Clemmons, 83, of the Holden Beach community died Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at his home. Mr. Clemmons was born in New Hanover County on Dec. 22, 1934, and was the son of the late Vander Henry Clemmons and Letha Todd Clemmons. He was a veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard and...

Claude Melton Coskrey Jr.

Claude Melton Coskrey Jr.

Ocean Isle Beach, NC

Claude Melton Coskrey Jr., 75, died Sunday, May 20, 2018. Born Jan. 8, 1943, in Florence, S.C., he was the son of the late Claude M. and Hattie Ruth Gandy Sr. Mr. Coskrey is survived by his son, Claude M. Coskrey III (Kate); two brothers, Michael Coskrey and Richard Coskrey...

Published in The Brunswick Beacon from May 24 to May 30, 2018.

James Joseph Dunlevy

James Joseph Dunlevy

Sunset Beach, NC

James Joseph Dunlevy, 76, of Sunset Beach died Tuesday, May 15, 2018. He is survived by daughters, Karen Hardee of Carolina Shores and Kelly Woodcock of Leland; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Brunswick Funeral...

Phyllis Elaine Farina

Phyllis Elaine Farina

Ocean Isle Beach, NC

Phyllis Elaine Farina, 80, of Ocean Isle Beach passed away Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at her residence surrounded by her close friends. She was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on April 11, 1938, the daughter of the late Henry Cohen and Minnie Pechinik Cohen and was preceded in death by...

Camella J. "JoJo" Flaherty

Camella J. "JoJo" Flaherty

Carolina Shores, NC

Carmella J. "JoJo" Flaherty, 81, Carolina Shores died Thursday, May 10, 2018. She was born in Heilwood, Pa., on March 30, 1937, the daughter of the late Anthony Bassaro and Carmella Arcoli Bassaro. She was retired from the food service industry and was of the Catholic...

Natalie Rose Graham (Burgess)

Natalie Rose Graham (Burgess)

Ocean Isle Beach, NC

Natalie Rose Burgess Graham, 48, of Ocean Isle Beach, formerly of Henderson, passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018. She was the daughter of the late Maynard and Rose Burgess. She is also preceded in death by a brother, Dr. Jason Burgess. Left to carry on her memory are her loving...

Henry Fonnie Jackson

Henry Fonnie Jackson

Holden Beach, NC

Henry Fonnie Jackson, 66, of Holden Beach passed away Tuesday May 8, 2018, at SECU Hospice House of Brunswick in Bolivia. He was born in Cumberland County on Sept. 15, 1951, the son of the late Henry C. Jackson and Evelyn Evans Jackson and was preceded in death by his dog, Boo...

Gary LaRouech

Gary LaRouech

Calabash, NC

Gary LaRouech, 77, of Saltaire Village in Calabash passed away Friday, May 11, 2018. Gary was born in Massena, N.Y., to Ellen and Raymond LaRouech. He received his bachelor's and master's degrees from SUNY College at Plattsburgh. In 1964 he married Mary "Betsy" Adams and they...

Martha G. Murphy

Martha G. Murphy

Sunset Beach, NC

Martha G. Murphy, 88, of Sunset Beach, formerly of Oxon Hill and Fort Washington, Md., passed away peacefully with family by her side Sunday, May 20, 2018, at Seacoast Medical Center in Little River, S.C. She was preceded in death by her husband and love of her life, John A....

Donald J. Ryan

Donald J. Ryan

Sunset Beach, NC

Donald J. Ryan, 94, former resident of the Bronx, N.Y., passed away Thursday, May 17, 2018, at his home in Sunset Beach. His final days were spent surrounded by his family. A funeral Mass will be held at 9 a.m. Friday, May 25, at Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church, North...

May 18, 2018

Charles Kenneth Clewis

Charles Kenneth Clewis

Oak Island, NC

Charles Kenneth Clewis, 73, of Oak Island died Tuesday, May 1, 2018, at his home. Charles is survived by Claudia Michael Clewis of the home; son, Kenneth Scott Clewis of Fuquay-Varina; and a granddaughter. A celebration of the life of Charles will be held at a later...

Robert Herk Gartner

Robert Herk Gartner

Sunset Beach, NC

Robert Herk Gartner, 81, of Sunset Beach passed away Monday, May 7, 2018, at McLeod Seacoast Medical Center in Little River, S.C. He was born in Summit, N.J., on March 2, 1937, the son of the late Mary Herk Gartner, and was preceded in death by a sister, Patty Patikowski, and...

Thomas Vincent "Tommy" McClure III

Thomas Vincent "Tommy" McClure III

Sunset Beach, NC

Thomas "Tommy" Vincent McClure III, 70, of Sunset Beach passed away Tuesday, May 1, 2018, at his residence surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Yonkers, N.Y., on Nov. 5, 1947, the son of the late Thomas Vincent McClure Jr. and Mary Lou Williams McClure. He was...

Casondra Gail McLaurin

Casondra Gail McLaurin

Ash, NC

Casondra Gail McLaurin, 46, of Ash died Monday, May 7, 2018, at her home. Casondra was born in Robeson County on May 9, 1971, and was the daughter of Gail Tharpe of Ash and Dennis Hall Sr. of Hope Mills. In addition to her parents, she is survived by three children, Brittany...

Ann Justine Michaels

Ann Justine Michaels

Calabash, NC

Ann Justine Michaels of Calabash passed away Friday, May 4, 2018, at her home surrounded by her husband and family after a brief courageous battle with cancer. Born Nov. 29, 1947, in Kingston, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Daniel and Verna (Pearson) Noble. Ann was...

Gregorio Reillo

Gregorio Reillo

Sunset Beach, NC

Gregorio Reillo, 77, of Sunset Beach passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at SECU Hospice House of Brunswick. Gregorio was born in Puerto Rico on Sept. 3, 1940, to the late Marcello and Marguerita Medina Reillo. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son,...

Thomas Gerald Smed

Thomas Gerald Smed

Ocean Isle Beach, NC

Thomas Gerald Smed, 65, of Ocean Isle Beach passed away Saturday, May 5, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Luscan and Elizabeth Coonan Luscan, adopted by his sister, Elizabeth Ann, and her late husband, Duane Smed, and later raised by Elizabeth Ann and her...

May 8, 2018

Lattimore "Buster" Hewett Jr.

Lattimore "Buster" Hewett Jr.

Supply, NC

Lattimore "Buster" Hewett Jr. of Supply passed away peacefully Monday morning, April 23, 2018 at home. He was born Oct. 24, 1938, to Lattimore and Flora Hewett. He is survived by sons Billy, Chris and David Hewett; daughters Brenda Aiello and Donna Barry; an adopted son, James...

Published in The Brunswick Beacon from May 2 to May 9, 2018.

Addis Sylvester "Freddie" McGinn III

Addis Sylvester "Freddie" McGinn III

Little River, SC

Addis Sylvester "Freddie" McGinn III, 71, of Little River, S.C., passed away Sunday, April 22, 2018. The hardest-working man, he started his career as a commercial fisherman in Florida, running countless and successful trips around the Gulf of Mexico. He settled in Little...

Published in The Brunswick Beacon from May 2 to May 9, 2018.

Howard James Van Dusen

Howard James Van Dusen

Sunset Beach, NC

Howard James Van Dusen, 88, of Sunset Beach passed away peacefully Saturday, April 28, 2018, at his residence. He was born Dec. 26, 1929, in Knoxville, Pa., a son of the late Lee and Ruth Green Van Dusen. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, JoAnn...

May 4, 2018

Rosie Lena Boyd

Rosie Lena Boyd

Wilmington, NC

Rosie Lena Boyd, 85, of Wilmington died Friday, April 20, 2018. She was born in Brunswick County on Oct. 25, 1932, to Sullivan B. Fisher and Mary Lena Varnum Fisher. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Robert Nelson Burroff. Surviving are her...

Lawrence Robert Fulford

Lawrence Robert Fulford

Supply, NC

Lawrence Robert Fulford, 75, of Supply passed away Monday, April 23, 2018, at his residence. Born in Brunswick County on March 14, 1943. Robert was a son of the late Lawrence and Ruth Fulford. He was retired after many years in the concrete business. Survivors include six...

Estaleen Adele Clemmons Milliken Hewett

Estaleen Adele Clemmons Milliken Hewett

Supply, NC

Estaleen Adele Clemmons Milliken Hewett, 88, died Friday, April 20, 2018. Mrs. Hewett was born July 7, 1929, the daughter of the late Vander Clemmons and Letha Todd Clemmons of the Prospect community of Brunswick County. Left to cherish her memory are her stepdaughter,...

Betty Faye "Bobbie" Ivey

Betty Faye "Bobbie" Ivey

Supply, NC

Betty Faye "Bobbie" Ivey, 79, of Supply went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, April 23, 2018. Mrs. Ivey was born in Brunswick County on Dec. 28, 1938, and was the daughter of the late John Truman Holden and Elneta Fulford Holden. She was also preceded in death by her...

Margaret Neil Wood

Margaret Neil Wood

Ocean Isle Beach, NC

Margaret Neil Wood, 83, of Ocean Isle Beach, died Saturday, April 14, 2018, at her home. Mrs. Wood is survived by her husband, Douglas W. Wood Sr., of the home; five sons, David Wood III of Palmdale, Calif., Howard Wood I, of Biloxi, Miss., Douglas Wood II, of Indian Trail,...

April 27, 2018

William Thomas "Tommy" Bradsher

William Thomas "Tommy" Bradsher

Holden Beach, NC

William Thomas "Tommy" Bradsher of Holden Beach went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, April 15, 2018. Born in Southport on Oct. 4, 1949, he was the son of the late Albert Walker "A.W." Bradsher and Elizabeth Ilene Grissett Bradsher. Tommy would describe himself as "just a...

Bobby Ray Johnson

Bobby Ray Johnson

Ocean Isle Beach, NC

Bobby Ray Johnson, 81, of Ocean Isle Beach died Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at his home. Bobby is survived by his wife, Marlene M. Johnson of the home; son, David R. Johnson; daughter, Donna J. Marshall; and brother, Leonard Johnson. A Celebration of Life service will be held at...

William Harris Locke Jr.

William Harris Locke Jr.

Sunset Beach, NC

William Harris Locke Jr., 82, of Sunset Beach passed away Thursday, April 12, 2018. He was born in Philadelphia on April 17, 1935, the son of William Harris Locke and Florence Leibfried Locke. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by Mary Edgar Locke, who...

Doris McCall Shook

Doris McCall Shook

Shallotte, NC

Doris McCall Shook, 86, of Shallotte passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2018, in the SECU Hospice House of Brunswick, Bolivia. Doris was born in Jackson County on Oct. 15, 1931, to the late Sharon Festus and Monica Campbell McCall. She was a retired operator from Southern Bell....

April 20, 2018

Francis William "Frank" Dilworth Jr.

Francis William "Frank" Dilworth Jr.

Shallotte, NC

Francis William "Frank" Dilworth Jr., 65, of Shallotte died Monday, April 9, 2018, at SECU Hospice House of Brunswick. Mr. Dilworth was born in Sellersville, Pa., on Sept. 25, 1952, and was the son of the late Francis William Dilworth Sr. and Doris Goehns Dilworth. He was also...

Stephen Campbell Husted Ehrhardt

Stephen Campbell Husted Ehrhardt

Ocean Isle Beach, NC

On Friday, April 6, 2018, Stephen Campbell Husted Ehrhardt left this world the same way he came in: clean and sober. He was surrounded by loved ones at his family's home in Ocean Isle Beach. Stephen grew up in Virginia Beach, Va., where surfing and fishing were his...

Thomas Edward Gore

Thomas Edward Gore

Shallotte, NC

Thomas Edward Gore, born May 5, 1929, in Columbus County, peacefully passed away Sunday, April 8, 2018, surrounded by family at SECU Hospice House of Brunswick. He was the son of the late Eddie M. Gore and Eva Virginia Stocks. He was preceded in death by five brothers,...

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