NEW BERN - William "Clint" Clinton Petifer, 74, of 150 East Fisher Avenue, died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, at his residence.
He was born in Onslow County and was educated at Georgetown High School and Harris Barber College. He was employed as a chef at Camp Lejeune for eight years and self-employed as an electrician and barber.
His funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, at First Baptist Church, 561 Springhill Road, Belgrade with the Rev. James Gray, officiating. The interment will follow in the Jones Family Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife, Hilda Harvey Petifer of the home; one son, Tyron Petifer of New Bern; two daughters, Trinita Petifer Hardy and Tarshi Petifer McCoy, both of New Bern; three sisters, Lillie B. Clark of New Bern and Patricia Adamson of Kingstree, S.C., and Doris Chapman of Wilmington, Del.; three brothers, Thurman Brown of High Point, William Brown and Vernell Brown, both of Wilmington, Del.; 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the residence. Viewing hours are from Noon to 6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, at Oscar's Mortuary.
Online condolences are accepted at oscarsmortuary.com.
Arrangements are by Oscar's Mortuary.