Julius Michael Newell, 70, of Sunset Beach, died Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, at his home.
Mr. Newell was born Nov. 7, 1942, in Winston-Salem, to the late Julius and Margaret Brewer Newell.
He retired as the executive vice president of the Charlotte Van & Storage Company.
He was a lifetime member of the Glen Eagle Masonic Lodge. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his sister, Patricia Newell.
Surviving is his wife, Clara G. Newell; three sons, Scott Newell and wife Lisa of Charlotte, Andrew Newell of Charlotte, Matt Garrison and wife Jessica of Holden Beach; two daughters, Heather Bennett and husband Kevin of Clover, S.C., and Sarah Bartlets and husband Brenden of Charlotte; a brother, Marc Newell of King's Mountain, S.C.; five grandchildren, Lucy Newell, Andy Newell, Savannah Bond, Alexandria Bond and Victoria Bennett; and a nephew, Darren Newell.
The family will receive friends from 3-5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at the family's residence at 1204 W. Main St. Sunset Beach, NC 28468.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Amedisys Hospice, 790 Sunset Blvd., Suite No. 8, Sunset Beach, NC 28468.
Private online condolences may be sent to the family at www.brunswickfuneralservice.com.
Arrangements by Brunswick Funeral Service & Crematory, Shallotte.