Wilmington Star-News Obituaries

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January 19, 2018

LOIS FLEMING

LOIS FLEMING

Wilmington, NC

LOIS FLEMING Lois Fleming, 88, of Wilmington passed away Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice. She was born October 14, 1929 in Paterson, NJ, to Herbert Lawson Stewart and Cornelia Duff Stewart. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband,...

CURTIS DANIEL HANSLEY

CURTIS DANIEL HANSLEY

Jacksonville, NC

CURTIS DANIEL HANSLEY Curtis Daniel Hansley, 38 of Richlands, passed away Thursday 1/17/18 evening at Onslow Memorial Hospital. A service celebrating his life will be held by the family at 11AM on Saturday, 01/20/18 at the Family God Community Church with Reverend Anthony...

LOUISE S. MORRIS

LOUISE S. MORRIS

Jacksonville, NC

LOUISE S. MORRIS Louise Stilley Morris, 89, of Jacksonville, passed away on January 18, 2018. Born in Bridgeton, she was a daughter of the late Julia Margaret Parker and Levy Clyde Stilley. Louise was predeceased by her husband, William Steve "Billy" Morris, to whom she was...

Donna Ormsby Nibbe

Donna Ormsby Nibbe

1. New Hanover, NC

DONNA ORMSBY NIBBE Donna Ormsby Nibbe, 60, passed away peacefully at home on January 13, 2018. She is survived by her parents Mary Caroline Pole, of Wilmington, N.C. and Dale Maxwell Ormsby and wife Sallie, of Rockingham, N.C. Children, William Ross Freshwater, wife Amberlee,...

Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Jan. 18 to Jan. 19, 2018.

DAVID MCDONALD PRICE

DAVID MCDONALD PRICE

1. New Hanover, NC

DAVID MCDONALD PRICE David McDonald Price (Don) of Wilmington, NC passed away peacefully at Lower Cape Fear Hospice on Jan 16, 2018. He was born in Selma, NC on March 20, 1930 to parents David & Isabelle Price. In addition to his parents, David is preceded in death by his wife...

Janet Helen Rappe

Janet Helen Rappe

3. Brunswick, NC

JANET HELEN RAPPE Janet Helen Rappe, 53, passed away unexpectedly at home on January 15th, 2018. Jani, as she was affectionately known, was the youngest daughter of Janet E. and John C. Rappe, of Brunswick Forest. Born in Meadville, PA on April 6, 1964, Jani spent her...

Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Jan. 18 to Jan. 19, 2018.

DORIS LANCASTER THOMPSON

DORIS LANCASTER THOMPSON

3. Brunswick, NC

DORIS LANCASTER THOMPSON Due to family travel issues because of the weather funeral services have been rescheduled for Saturday January 20, 2018 at two o'clock in the afternoon at White Funeral and Cremation Service, 603 Ocean Highway, Bolivia. Entombment will follow in...

AUSTIN JAMES WILSON

AUSTIN JAMES WILSON

1. New Hanover, NC

AUSTIN JAMES WILSON Austin James Wilson, 18, passed away unexpectedly in his sleep January 9th, 2018 due to a preexisting condition in Orlando Florida. He was born February 5th, 1999 to Tracy-Ann Shirley and Andrew Wilson in Port Charlotte, Florida. In July of 2004, Tracy-Ann...

MARY LOU BULLOCK MARTIN WOODCOCK

MARY LOU BULLOCK MARTIN WOODCOCK

Wilmington, NC

MARY LOU BULLOCK MARTIN WOODCOCK Mary Lou Martin Woodcock, 88, of Elizabethtown, formerly of Ivanhoe and Cumberland County passed away, January 18, 2018. Mary Lou is survived by daughters, Pat Sholar (MC) and Jane King (Neill); grandchildren, Will King, Matthew King and Amanda...

Published in the Wilmington Star-News on Jan. 19, 2018.

January 18, 2018

Josephine H. "Jo" Collins

Josephine H. "Jo" Collins

3. Brunswick, NC

JOSEPHINE H. "JO" COLLINS Josephine H. "Jo" Collins, age 82 of the Leland community went to her Heavenly home on Sunday the fourteenth of January 2018 in the Lower Cape Fear Hospice Care Center, Wilmington, NC. She was born on April 3, 1935 to the late Thomas A. Henry and Ruth...

John Raymond Sexton Jr.

John Raymond Sexton Jr.

3. Brunswick, NC

JOHN RAYMOND SEXTON, JR. 90, of Supply, N.C. passed away on January 16 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice after a brief illness. "Ray" was originally from Greensboro, N.C. and he moved to Supply, N.C. in 2000. Ray Sexton was the son of Raymond and Elsie Sexton. He is survived by his...

William Howard Warren Jr.

William Howard Warren Jr.

3. Brunswick, NC

WILLIAM HOWARD WARREN, JR. William (Bill) Howard Warren, Jr. died peacefully at home on Friday, January 12, 2018. Born in Washington, D.C. to William H. Warren, Sr and Mary Elizabeth (Bescanceny) Warren. Bill was raised in the U.S Army and traveled across the country on his...

January 17, 2018

Neil Michael De Stefano Sr.

Neil Michael De Stefano Sr.

Wilmington, NC

DOCTOR NEIL MICHAEL DE STEFANO, SR. For over 50 years, Dr. Neil Michael De Stefano, Sr. touched many lives through his practice of medicine. He passed away on January 15, 2018. A native of Warren, Pennsylvania where he was born on November 23, 1931, and a son of Italian...

George L. Fletcher

George L. Fletcher

Wilmington, NC

GEORGE FLETCHER George L. Fletcher, "G", died peacefully in Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCareCenter on Monday, January 8, 2017 in Wilmington, North Carolina at the age of 70. George is survived by his father, George W. Fletcher of Gainesville, FL; his partner in love and...

A. Bruce Kistler

A. Bruce Kistler

Wilmington, NC

A. BRUCE KISTLER A. Bruce Kistler, 84, of Watha, NC passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 14, 2018. He was born in PA on July 9, 1933 the son of the late Edward and Elsie Kistler. He was preceded in death by a son, Bruce Stephen Kistler. He is survived by his wife of 62...

Peggy Potter

Peggy Potter

1. New Hanover, NC

PEGGY POTTER Our mother, Peggy Potter, of Wilmington, died Saturday, January 13, 2018, at New Hanover Medical Center. Peggy was born in Kinston, NC, July 12, 1939, the daughter of the late Mary A. Taylor and Otis Homer Chestnut Sr. She was preceded in death by her husband...

Andrew John Smith

Andrew John Smith

Wilmington, NC

ANDREW JOHN SMITH Andrew John Smith, 88, of Wilmington, NC, passed away on January 15, 2018, surrounded by family. Andrew was preceded in death by his wife of 44 years, Bertha Edwards Smith, father, Roy Graham Smith, mother, Mary Estelle Smith, and a brother, Roy Graham Smith,...

William Jack Smodic

William Jack Smodic

Wilmington, NC

DR. WILLIAM J. SMODIC Dr. William Jack Smodic, 90, died peacefully on Sunday, January 14, 2018 at Trinity Grove Heath and Rehabilitation Center in Wilmington, NC following a brief illness. He was born in Gates, PA on February 27, 1927 to Mary Krall and Joseph Smodic. In...

Doris Catherine Lancaster Thompson

Doris Catherine Lancaster Thompson

Wilmington, NC

DORIS CATHERINE LANCASTER THOMPSON of Wilmington, NC passed Sunday evening, January 14, 2018. Mrs. Thompson was born in Brunswick County on December 26, 1925 and was the youngest daughter of the late Berlyn Sellers Lancaster and the late John Newman Lancaster, Sr. of Supply,...

Freida June White

Freida June White

1. New Hanover, NC

FREIDA JUNE WHITE Freida June White, 80, of Wilmington, previously of Carolina Beach, passed away peacefully at home on January 12, 2018. Born on June 6, 1937 in Lake City, TN, she was a daughter of the late Raymond and Ollie (Bunch) West. She was preceded in death by her...

Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Jan. 16 to Jan. 17, 2018.

January 16, 2018

ROBERT LEE COWAN JR.

ROBERT LEE COWAN JR.

Wilmington, NC

ROBERT LEE COWAN, JR. Robert Lee Cowan Jr., 92, passed away on Saturday, January 13, 2018. Born in Wilmington, September 24, 1925, a son of the late Robert Lee Cowan Sr., and the late Lucille Sheally Cowan, he was a graduate of New Hanover High School and had attended...

HARMON EGGERS JR.

HARMON EGGERS JR.

Bolivia, NC

HARMON EGGERS, JR. Harmon Riley Eggers, Jr. 73, of Bolivia passed away Thursday, January 11, 2018 at his home. Mr. Eggers was born March 29, 1944, son of the late Harmon Eggers, Sr. and Marie Mohar Eggers. He joined the General Services Administration Office of General Counsel...

ROBERT E. GODSEY

ROBERT E. GODSEY

Wilmington, NC

ROBERT E. GODSEY Robert (Bob) Godsey died peacefully at home on January 12, 2018. He was born on September 1, 1929, the son of Robert and Elizabeth Godsey. He was preceded in death by his brother John Godsey of Indiana. Mr. Godsey was an avid ball player playing football and...

CLARA PARKER LENNON

CLARA PARKER LENNON

Shallotte, NC

CLARA PARKER LENNON Clara Parker Lennon of Bolivia, passed away on Sunday, January 14, 2018 at the age of 91. She was born in Brunswick County on January 25, 1926 to the late John Morton and Fannie Pierce Parker. She was a retired Registered Nurse. In addition to her parents,...

JOSEPH RICHARD MITCHELL

JOSEPH RICHARD MITCHELL

Wilmington, NC

JOSEPH RICHARD MITCHELL Joseph Mitchell was born April 30, 1930, in Bellevue, Ohio, the fourth of six children to mother Caroline and father Biagio Micciulla. He grew up in Bellevue and attended Bellevue High School, and served in the US Navy aboard the USS Newport News. After...

Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Jan. 14 to Jan. 16, 2018.

LUCY MAE STONE

LUCY MAE STONE

Southport, NC

LUCY MAE STONE Lucy Mae Stone, 82, of Supply passed away Sunday, January 14, 2018 at Carillon Assisted Living Center in Southport. Mrs. Stone was born June5, 1935, daughter of the late William Jesse Wofford and Zora Ether Coley Wofford. She showed her strong Christian faith as...

January 15, 2018

John L. Ball

John L. Ball

1. New Hanover, NC

JOHN L. BALL It is with great sadness that the family of John L. Ball announce his peaceful passing, at the age of 80, on January 10, 2018, after a 21 year battle with cancer. A native of Niagara Falls, NY, John loved the south and called Wilmington home for 24 years. John...

Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Jan. 14 to Jan. 15, 2018.

January 14, 2018

Raymond O. Anderson

Raymond O. Anderson

Wilmington, NC

RAYMOND O. ANDERSON Raymond O. Anderson, age 76 of Wilmington, NC, completed his circle life on January 1, 2018. He was born in Birmingham, Alabama on September 25, 1941 to the late Charels Dodd Anderson. He was a self-made man in his dealings in Real Estate investing. His...

Dr. William L. Bennett (Bill) Sr.

Dr. William L. Bennett (Bill) Sr.

1. New Hanover, NC

DR. WILLIAM (BILL) L. BENNETT, SR. Dr. William (Bill) L. Bennett, Sr., left this world to be with his Lord and Savior on January 11, 2018. He was 93. Dr. Bennett was born on June 26, 1924, in Brunswick County on a small farm near Calabash, NC. He was always a hard worker and...

Katherine Ann Goehring

Katherine Ann Goehring

Raleigh, NC

KATHERINE ANN GOEHRING Mrs. Katherine Ann Goehring ("Kitty"/"Nana"), 88 of Charleston, WV died peacefully on Tuesday January 9, 2018 surrounded by family. She was living in Raleigh, NC and prior to that she lived in Wilmington, NC for many years. Kitty was survived by her four...

CDR Stewart R. Gordon (USN-Ret)

CDR Stewart R. Gordon (USN-Ret)

Wilmington, NC

CDR STEWART R. GORDON, (USN-RET) Stewart Raoul Gordon, 86, of Wilmington, passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2018, at Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCareCenter. Stewart was born June 24, 1931 in Queens, NY, son of the late Max and Dorothy Gordon. He had a tremendous love for...

Guy Joseph Harvey

Guy Joseph Harvey

Raleigh, NC

GUY JOSEPH HARVEY December 20, 1967 - January 10, 2018 RALEIGH, NC: Guy Joseph Harvey passed away in Raleigh, NC, on Wednesday, January 10, 2018, after a courageous battle with cancer shortly after celebrating his 50th birthday in December. Guy's comforting demeanor, humor,...

Richard T. Love

Richard T. Love

3. Brunswick, NC

RICHARD T LOVE 73 of Winnabow, NC passed away on Thursday, January eleventh 2018 at the SECU Lower Cape Fear Hospice, "Brunswick House", Bolivia, NC. Born in Pell City, AL on July 25, 1944, he was a son of the late Edward L Love, Jr. and Annie Whitten Love. Richard was retired...

Sidney Warren "Sid" Phillips Sr.

Sidney Warren "Sid" Phillips Sr.

8. Elsewhere, NC

ROUSE WARREN PHILLIPS, SR. Seven Springs-Sidney Warren "Sid" Phillips Sr., 70, of Seven Springs, passed away peacefully Thursday, January 11, 2018 while surrounded by his loving family after an unexpected illness. Sid was born June 5, 1947 to the late Henry Franklin Phillips...

Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Jan. 13 to Jan. 14, 2018.

January 13, 2018

Robert Kenner Amos Jr.

Robert Kenner Amos Jr.

Winston-Salem, NC

ROBERT KENNER AMOS JR. Robert Kenner Amos Jr. passed away on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 in Winston-Salem. He was known as Kenner to his family and friends. Kenner was born on February 20, 1948 to Robert Kenner Amos Sr. and Frances Reynolds in Winston-Salem. He grew up in...

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