MOREHEAD CITY - James Leo Beresford, 88, of Morehead City, died May 12, 2013, at his home.
Mass of Christian burial will be held at noon Wednesday, May 15 at St. Egbert Catholic Church with the Rev. Thomas R. Davis officiating.
He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was an active member of St. Egbert Catholic Church.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Phyllis Beresford.
Survivors include his sisters, Joyce Cavanaugh of Newport and Sharon Daly of New Jersey.
Memorials may be made at Carteret General Hospital Foundation for Hospice of Carteret County, P.O. Drawer 1619, Morehead City, NC 28557.
Condolences may be left at brooksfuneralhomeandcrematory.com.
Arrangements by Brooks Funeral Home, Morehead City.