Henry Faulkner

Henry C. Faulkner, Jr., 88

CLINTON — Mr. Henry Clarence "Jack" Faulkner, Jr., 88, of 208 Kimbrough Road, died in Mary Gran Nursing Center Wednesday, March 19, 2014.

A memorial service will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church with the Rev. Charles Allard officiating. A private burial will be held at a later time.

Born in 1925 in Franklin County, Mr. Faulkner was the son of Henry Clarence and Susan Faulkner. He was a member of First Baptist Church having served as a deacon and a greeter for many years, a retired insurance adjuster, and a member of the Clinton Lions Club where he served as a past president. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army having served in WW II in the pacific theater with the rank of Sgt.

He is survived by a sister, Ernestine Brewer and husband, Bobby of Goldsboro; a brother, Herbert Arthur Faulkner and wife, Jean, of Clinton; a sister-in-law O'Retha Faulkner of Troutville, Va.; an aunt, Edith Faulkner Lee and husband, Erwin, of Clinton; a caregiver, Kim Matthews; and one grandchild, Lauren Nicole Faulkner Reed and husband, Henry, of Florence, S.C..

He was preceded in death by his wife, Christine R. Faulkner; two sons, Victor Leslie Faulkner and Jack Vernon Faulkner; and one brother, James Alvin Faulkner.

The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the church and other times at his home.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 408 College Street, Clinton, NC 28328

Condolences may be sent by visiting www.royalhallfuneralhome.com.

Royal-Hall is honored to serve the Faulkner family.

Funeral Home

Royal Hall Funeral Home
301 McKoy St. Clinton, NC 28328
(910) 592-4127

Published in The Sampson Independent from Mar. 19 to Mar. 20, 2014