Roy Ellis Harsh, Jr., 70, of Jacksonville died Feb. 15, 2013 at Onslow Memorial Hospital.
A memorial service will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Grace Baptist Church.
He worked as Operations Manager for the government.
Survivors include his wife of 47 years, Nina Paugh Harsh of the home; two sons, Roy E. Harsh, III of Front Royal, Va. and Tim Harsh of Fairfax, Va.; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers the family request for Memorials to be made to The: Samaritan's Purse, P.O. Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607-3000, 1-800-528-1980.