Wilmington Star-News Obituaries

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January 16, 2018

BETTIE LEE CHADWICK

BETTIE LEE CHADWICK

Kure Beach, NC

BETTIE LEE CHADWICK Bettie Lee Chadwick, 78, of Kure Beach, NC, died Saturday, January 13, 2018 at her residence after losing her battle with cancer. She was born on July 17, 1939 in Winchester, VA, the daughter of the late Richard and Lola Brumback Petrie. Also remembered is...

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...

Virginia Mansfield

Virginia Mansfield

Wilmington, NC

VIRGINIA MANSFIELD Virginia (Ginny) Mansfield, 68, of Wilmington, passed away Thursday, January 11, 2018, at Lower Cape Fear Hospice Care Center. Ginny was born June 29, 1949 in Columbus, Ohio, daughter of Herbert G. Mansfield and Ruth Savage Mansfield. Her parents preceded...

James McAdams

James McAdams

1. New Hanover, NC

JAMES MCADAMS James Everett McAdams died at home on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 after a hard-fought battle with cancer. Faith, hope and love for others carried him through treatments, surgeries and even in his last days he lifted others up. He cared deeply for those around him...

January 12, 2018

KATHRYN WARD BLACK

KATHRYN WARD BLACK

Topsail Beach, NC

KATHRYN WARD BLACK Kathryn Ward Black, native of Wilson, NC, longtime resident of Clinton, NC and most recently Topsail Beach, NC, died peacefully Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at home. She is survived by her husband of 51 years, James Hillary Black. She is also survived by her...

JASON DANIEL BOOTH

JASON DANIEL BOOTH

1. New Hanover, NC

JASON DANIEL BOOTH Jason Daniel Booth, 42, of Wilmington, passed away on January 5, 2018 at his home. Jason was born on July 26, 1975 in Granite City, Illinois to James Edward Booth and Mary Elaine Booth. Jason was employed with Seaside Tires and Wheels where he worked as a...

Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Jan. 11 to Jan. 12, 2018.

JAMES DONALD "JIM" GAULT

JAMES DONALD "JIM" GAULT

Bluffton, Sc

JAMES DONALD "JIM" GAULT James Donald "Jim" Gault, 83, of Bluffton, SC died Tuesday (January 9, 2018) at NHC Healthcare in Bluffton, following an extended illness. He was born March 8, 1934, in Detroit, Michigan to Donald M. and Irene H. (Bills) Gault. Jim graduated from St....

MAJOR JOSEPH LENNARD MCCARTHY

MAJOR JOSEPH LENNARD MCCARTHY

3. Brunswick, NC

MAJOR JOSEPH LENNARD MCCARTHY Major Joseph Lennard McCarthy, 67, entered into his eternal rest on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center, with his family by his side. Joe was born July 28, 1950 in Ft. Belvoir, VA to John Francis McCarthy, Jr and Marie...

VERNON LEE MONROE JR.

VERNON LEE MONROE JR.

Wilmington, NC

VERNON LEE MONROE, JR. Vernon Lee Monroe, Jr., 84, of Wilmington, NC passed away on Wednesday, January 10, 2018, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center with his family by his side. Vern was born in Watertown, NY November 3, 1933, son of the late Vernon Lee Monroe, Sr. and Mary...

CHRISTABELLE MORGAN

CHRISTABELLE MORGAN

3. Brunswick, NC

CHRISTABELLE MORGAN 91, of Supply died Mon., Jan. 8, 2018 in SECU Hospice House of Brunswick in Bolivia. Funeral serv. will be held Sat., Jan. 13, 2018 at 12PM at Cedar Grove MBC. in Supply. Burial will follow at Riley-Hewett Cemetery in Supply. Viewing will be in the chapel...

THOMAS MARCELL SCHWARBERG JR.

THOMAS MARCELL SCHWARBERG JR.

Wilmington, NC

THOMAS MARCELL SCHWARBERG, JR. Thomas Marcell Schwarberg Jr., 84, passed away peacefully on Monday, January 8, 2018 in Wilmington. He was born on July 18, 1933, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, the only child of Thomas Sr. and Juanita Henderson. He spent his pre-teen years in...

SHIRLEY JOHNSON WEST

SHIRLEY JOHNSON WEST

1. New Hanover, NC

SHIRLEY JOHNSON WEST Shirley Johnson West died on January 8, 2018, after a brief illness. She was born in New Hanover County on April 2, 1930. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin L. West, Sr., and her parents, Kenneth and Doris Huband Johnson. Shirley is survived...

January 11, 2018

TERRY EUGENE ACKER

TERRY EUGENE ACKER

Southport, NC

TERRY EUGENE ACKER September 4, 1936 - January 6, 2018 Terry Acker, of Southport NC, died at New Hanover Hospital on January 6, 2018. Terry was preceded in death by his parents, Thora Mae and Clair Eugene Acker, and son, Jeffery Acker of Cape Coral, FL. He is survived by...

JOSEPH DWAIN FLOWERS

JOSEPH DWAIN FLOWERS

Mesa, AZ

JOSEPH DWAIN FLOWERS Joseph Dwain Flowers passed away with his family around him December 29, 2017 in Mesa, Arizona. Dwain was born October 8, 1940 in Lumberton, NC, and grew up in Wilmington. Dwain started delivering newspapers for the Star News when he was 12 years old,...

JUANITA C. FULFORD

JUANITA C. FULFORD

3. Brunswick, NC

JUANITA C. FULFORD Juanita C. Fulford, 84, of the Holden Beach Community died Monday January 8, 2018 at her home. Mrs. Fulford was born in Columbus County, NC on September 16, 1933 and was the daughter of the late James Austin Cox and Dannie Bullard Cox. She was also preceded...

VIRGINIA HATCH HICKMAN

VIRGINIA HATCH HICKMAN

Conway, SC

VIRGINIA HATCH HICKMAN North Myrtle Beach...Virginia Hatch Hickman, age 88, wife of the late Luther Hurston Hickman, of South Oak Drive, passed away Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at Grand Strand Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Hickman was born November 5, 1929 in Wilmington, NC, a...

KEVIN THOMAS WALKER

KEVIN THOMAS WALKER

Stuart, NC

KEVIN THOMAS WALKER Port St. Lucie- Kevin Thomas Walker, 47, died suddenly January 6, 2018 at his home. Originally from Long Island New York and Wilmington NC, son of Fred and Cheryl Walker of Stuart, Florida. He is survived by his wife Jan, two sons, Gavin Walker of Port St....

Jonathan Reed Whitesell

Jonathan Reed Whitesell

Wilmington, NC

REED WHITESELL Jonathan Reed Whitesell, 64, of Carolina Beach, died Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at Lower Cape Fear Hospice & Life Care Center. Reed was born February 10, 1953 in Albany, NY, son of Katherine Dugan Whitesell and the late Jonathan Reed Whitesell. Two of his...

January 10, 2018

Martha Emily Blake Anderson

Martha Emily Blake Anderson

1. New Hanover, NC

MARTHA EMILY BLAKE ANDERSON Martha Emily Blake Anderson of Leland, N.C. passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 7, 2018. She was born in Wilmington, N.C., on June 7, 1939, the daughter of the late Raymond E Blake Jr. and Mary Child Blake. In addition to her parents, she was...

Ronald Wayne Butler

Ronald Wayne Butler

Wilmington, NC

RONALD WAYNE BUTLER Ronald Wayne Butler, 63, of Carolina Beach, NC, died Thursday, January 4, 2018 at his residence. He was born on August 29, 1954 in Wilmington the son of the late Thomas Jefferson Butler and Nellie Beatty Butler. Mr. Butler served with the 101st Airborne in...

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