Phillip Eugene Bazemore, 62, died Tuesday, March 20, 2012, at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. The funeral service will be held today at 11 a.m. at Biggs Funeral Home Chapel in Williamston with Jay Hardison officiating; burial will follow in Martin Memorial Gardens with military honors.
Phil was the son of the late Jesse and Mariam Grimes Bazemore. He was born in Bertie County on March 28, 1949. He was retired from the United States Army after 20 years of service and was later employed with Harris Trucking as a truck driver.
On Feb. 4, 1979, he married Sherry W. Bazemore who survives. Survivors in addition to his wife are a brother, Larry Bazemore and wife, Carol, of Williamston; father-in-law, Charlie Mack Williams of Williamston; nephews, Jesse Bazemore and wife, Holly, of Raleigh, Matt Williams and Corey Williams and wife, Karla, all of Williamston; niece, Katy Carman and husband, Donnie, of Williamston; brother-in-law, Mack Williams and wife, Becky, of Everetts; and a great-nephew, Eric Carman.
The family received friends Thursday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Biggs Funeral Home and other times at the home of Charlie Mack Williams, 12601 US Hwy. 64, Williamston.
Arrangements by Biggs Funeral Home in Williamston.
On line condolences to www.biggsfuneralswilliamston.com