Wilmington Star-News Obituaries

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November 22, 2017

BERNIE MEDLIN

BERNIE MEDLIN

Wilmington, NC

BERNIE MEDLIN Bernice Greene Medlin, 64, of Wilmington, died Monday, November 20, 2017, at Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCareCenter. Bernie was born April 11, 1953 in Fayetteville, NC, son of the late Alton Berry Medlin and Chellie Phillips Medlin. His sister, Donna M....

November 21, 2017

ALMETA SPELL BELLAMY

ALMETA SPELL BELLAMY

Supply, NC

ALMETA SPELL BELLAMY Almeta Spell Bellamy, 88, of Supply died Sunday November 19, 2017 at her home. Mrs. Bellamy was born in Sampson County, NC on August 29, 1929 and was the daughter of the late Braxton and Lela Mae Royal Spell. She was wife of the late Reverend Norman...

THOMAS WESLEY GAVITT

THOMAS WESLEY GAVITT

Bolivia, NC

THOMAS WESLEY GAVITT Thomas Wesley Gavitt passed away peacefully at Southport Nursing Center on November 16, 2017. He was born in Westerly, Rhode Island in 1941 and was the son of the late John and Annie Gavitt. After serving four years in the United States Air Force, Tom was...

JAMES T. KALISH

JAMES T. KALISH

Wilmington, NC

JAMES T. KALISH James T. Kalish Sept 29, 1946 - Nov 19, 2017 Jim (DD) was called home Nov 19, 2017. He leaves behind a loving family, wife Ann, son Jamey and wife Debbie, daughter Amanda and granddaughters Jade, Kali and Tessa. He retired from GE and was a mechanical whiz but...

LIVVIE ALLEN KNOWLES

LIVVIE ALLEN KNOWLES

Myrtle Beach, NC

LIVVIE ALLEN KNOWLES Myrtle Beach, SC, went to be with his Jesus Saturday, November 18, 2017 after a long, valiant battle. Visitation is Monday, November 20, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Knowles' home, 608 Oxbow Drive, Myrtle Beach, SC. The family will hold a private...

SHEULA LOTT

SHEULA LOTT

Supply, NC

SHEULA LOTT Sheula Lewis Lott, aged 101, passed away peacefully on November 18, 2017 in her home, surrounded by "her girls" in Supply, NC. She was born August 13, 1916 in Boones Neck, the second oldest of 14 children. She lived the majority of her life at the "Hollering Point"...

ROBERT MUSSELWHITE

ROBERT MUSSELWHITE

Wilmington, NC

ROBERT MUSSELWHITE Mr. Robert Talmadge Musselwhite entered into his Heavenly home on November 18, 2017. He was born on July 22, 1933 to Richard and Ruby Musselwhite. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Doris Musselwhite. Mr. Musselwhite...

PATRICIA HAMES SCHUELER

PATRICIA HAMES SCHUELER

Roswell, Ga

PATRICIA HAMES SCHUELER Age 89 of Roswell, GA. passed away November 18, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Schueler, Sr. She is survived by her children, Richard J. and Maria Schueler, Jr. of Clayton, NY, Robert and Deborah Schueler of Old Forge, NY,...

November 20, 2017

November 19, 2017

Dr. Stephen F. Collins

Dr. Stephen F. Collins

1. New Hanover, NC

DR. STEPHEN F. COLLINS Dr. Stephen Foster Collins, 84, of Wilmington, died at his home on November 15, 2017. He was born on May 18, 1933, in Mount Eden, Kentucky to the late Dr. Lister Collins and Mary Elliott Collins. He graduated from the University of Kentucky and the...

Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Nov. 17 to Nov. 19, 2017.

Virginia Corbett

Virginia Corbett

Wilmington, NC

VIRGINIA CORBETT Virginia Stokes Corbett, age 97 went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 406 Bladen Street in Wilmington, NC. She was a wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great-great grandmother that cherished her family dearly. She was...

Susan Cathrine Edens

Susan Cathrine Edens

Wilmington, NC

SUSAN CATHRINE EDENS It is with great sadness that the family of Susan Cathrine Edens, 43, announces her passing on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at NHRMC with her family by her side from complications due to liver failure. She is survived by her mother, Cathy Helen Bennett; her...

Kathy Loraine Dryden Fitzgerald

Kathy Loraine Dryden Fitzgerald

Bolivia, NC

KATHY LORAINE DRYDEN FITZGERALD Kathy Loraine Dryden Fitzgerald, age 69 of Holden Beach, NC passed away on Thursday, the sixteenth of November 2017 in the Kindred Hospital of Greensboro after a lengthy illness. Born in Massillon, OH on the thirteenth of March 1948, she was the...

Patricia Anne Hale

Patricia Anne Hale

Wilmington, NC

PATRICIA ANNE HALE Patricia Anne Hale age 70 of Rocky Point, NC passed away on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. She was born on August 1, 1947 to Charles and Frances Dinsmore. She grew up in Wilmington and graduated from New Hanover High School. She was the widow of Gilbert Leon...

Wallace Heuser

Wallace Heuser

Wilmington, NC

WALLACE HEUSER Wallace Massillon Heuser, Sr. (Wally) died in Wilmington on October 27, 2017, after a long battle with heart disease. He was born in Woodbury, NJ on January 14, 1933 to Florence Glassal Blanchard Heuser and Paul Ernst Drayton Heuser of Wytheville, Va. Wally was...

Jimmie Edward Jernigan

Jimmie Edward Jernigan

Hampstead, NC

JIMMIE EDWARD JERNIGAN Jimmie Edward Jernigan, 82, of Hampstead, NC, and formerly of Southport, NC, passed away on November 13, 2017. He was born in Columbus County, NC, on August 4, 1935, son of the late Edgar Jernigan and Macie Stevens Jernigan. He was a veteran of the...

Mae Brock Knight

Mae Brock Knight

Wilmington, NC

MAE BROCK KNIGHT Mae Brock Knight, 87, of Wilmington, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. Mae was born in Warsaw, NC on May 13, 1930, and earned a Bachelor's Degree from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) in 1952. Upon graduation, she...

Charles Elbert Knox

Charles Elbert Knox

Bolivia, NC

CHARLES ELBERT KNOX Charles Elbert "Daddy Bert" Knox, 88 of Bolivia, passed away on November 18, 2017. Mr. Knox was born February 13, 1929 in Brunswick County to the late Charlie and Gwendolyn Knox. Elbert was a lifetime member of Bethel United Methodist Church. He was a...

Carolyn Tidler Robertson

Carolyn Tidler Robertson

1. New Hanover, NC

CAROLYN TIDLER ROBERTSON Carolyn Tidler Robertson died at Lower Cape Fear Hospice on November 15, 2017 in Wilmington, NC after a lengthy battle with cancer. Mrs. Robertson was born on December 30, 1946 in Richmond, VA to her parents, Margaret Brabban Tidler and Dr. James...

Granville Rayne "Jim" Sharrard

Granville Rayne "Jim" Sharrard

Wilmington, NC

GRANVILLE RAYNE "JIM" SHARRARD Granville Rayne "Jim" Sharrard, a World War II veteran and DuPont retiree, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on November 17, 2017 in Wilmington, NC. He was 98. Born on May 11, 1919 in Paulsboro, New Jersey to the late Maude Bosco...

Wyarian Atkinson Taylor

Wyarian Atkinson Taylor

Wilmington, NC

WYARIAN ATKINSON TAYLOR Wyarian Taylor of Wilmington died Tuesday November 14, 2017. Was born in Ridgeway, SC on October 1, 1923 to Thomas and Effie Castine. She was predeceased by her parents, her sister June Suber, her husbands Aubrey Atkinson and Dillon Taylor. She is...

November 18, 2017

Annie Jane Brown

Annie Jane Brown

3. Brunswick, NC

ANNIE JANE BROWN 86, of 4899 Little Prong Rd., NW, Ash, died Wednesday at home. Funeral service is 1PM Sunday at Little Prong Missionary Baptist Church, 4501 Little Prong Rd. NW, Ash 28420. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Peoples Funeral Home of Shallotte, Inc.

Robert Thomas Fitzsimmons (Bob)

Robert Thomas Fitzsimmons (Bob)

Wilmington, NC

ROBERT (BOB) THOMAS FITZSIMMONS Robert Thomas (Bob) Fitzsimmons, 84, of Wilmington died Wednesday, November 15, 2017. He was born May 14, 1933 to John Fitzsimmons and Adelaide Weigelt Fitzsimmons in Fulton, NY. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his...

Maggie Aileen Galloway

Maggie Aileen Galloway

3. Brunswick, NC

MAGGIE AILEEN GALLOWAY March 25, 1927 - November 16, 2017 Bolivia - Maggie Aileen Evans Pierce Galloway, 90, passed away on Thursday November 16, 2017. She was the daughter of the late Early Ezekiel and Retha Ann Long Evans. She was a wife, mother, grandmother, and...

Martha Eloise Ketterman

Martha Eloise Ketterman

Wilmington, NC

MARTHA ELOISE KETTERMAN Martha Eloise Ketterman, age 78, passed away peacefully at Lower Cape Fear Hospice Center on November 15, 2017. She joins her loving husband, Russell Sage Ketterman, Jr.; her parents, Raymond Allen & Edna Phillips Allen; and her brothers, A. D. Allen,...

Robert R. Ledbetter

Robert R. Ledbetter

Wilmington, NC

ROBERT R. LEDBETTER Robert Richard Ledbetter, Ph.D., age 86, died peacefully at his home in Wilmington North Carolina in the presence of his devoted wife Edythe. A native of Winder, Georgia, Dr. Ledbetter served in the United States Navy during the Korean War. After his...

Dean Kirk Thompson

Dean Kirk Thompson

1. New Hanover, NC

DEAN KIRK THOMPSON Dean Kirk Thompson, of Wilmington, passed away Wednesday, November 15, 2017, at her home. She was born April 29, 1961, in Charlotte, NC, the daughter of the late Daniel Sidney Conner Kirk and Julia Althea Howard Kirk. Dean is survived by her husband of 35...

Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Nov. 17 to Nov. 18, 2017.

November 17, 2017

CHERYL CADDELL

CHERYL CADDELL

Wilmington, NC

CHERYL CADDELL Cheryl Lynn Caddell of Charleston, South Carolina was bom in St. Louis, MO on June 5, 1958 to Bill and Theda Caddell, both deceased. She was a very loving Christian woman and a United States Airforce veteran. She is survived by her son Ian Padrick and his wife...

TYLER JORDAN HOLDING

TYLER JORDAN HOLDING

Wilmington, NC

TYLER JORDAN HOLDING Tyler Jordan Holding, 27, of Wilmington, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, November 13, 2017. He was the beloved husband of Kristi Green Holding. Tyler was born in Muncie, Indiana on July 30, 1990 and was currently attending college. He had been a...

DOROTHY CARR JOHNSTON

DOROTHY CARR JOHNSTON

Southport, NC

DOROTHY CARR JOHNSTON Dorothy Carr Johnston of Southport, North Carolina sadly passed away on November 14, 2017 with her daughters by her side. Dorothy was born in Janesville, Wisconsin and was a long time resident of Chatham, New Jersey. She retired with her late husband...

James Clark "Jim" Parker

James Clark "Jim" Parker

Oak Island, NC

JIM PARKER James Clark "Jim" Parker, 86 of Oak Island, passed away on November 14, 2017 at his home. Mr. Parker was born September 8, 1931 in Charlotte, North Carolina, the son of the late Virgil and Blanche Parker. He was a veteran of the US Air Force and worked for Armour...

November 16, 2017

ALICE FAYE FRINK BENTON

ALICE FAYE FRINK BENTON

Chadbourn, NC

ALICE FAYE FRINK BENTON Alice Faye Frink Benton, age 85 of Cerro Gordo went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at Liberty Commons and Rehabilitation in Whiteville. Final rites will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, November 17, 2017 at Worthington Funeral Home with...

WALTER CARTER SR

WALTER CARTER SR

1. New Hanover, NC

WALTER CARTER, SR Walter Clarence Carter Sr., 76, of Castle Hayne passed away peacefully at home Monday Nov. 13, 2017. Walter was born Oct. 11, 1941 son of the late Clyde Clarence Carter and the late Octavia Mae Crumpler. Walter was a well-known electrician in the community....

SADIE E. DOBSON

SADIE E. DOBSON

Hampstead, NC

SADIE E. DOBSON Sadie E. Dobson, 95, of Hampstead, NC, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, November 14, 2017. Sadie was born in Edgecombe County, NC to the late Fernie R. and Ruth Jackson Edwards. She was preceded in death by her husband, Winston Spencer Dobson,...

AURORE FURNIA

AURORE FURNIA

Wilmington, NC

AURORE FURNIA Aurore Doiron Furnia was born in Matapedia, Quebec on Jan. 3, 1922 and died Nov. 12, 2017 in Columbia, SC. The daughter of Alfred Doiron and Louise Gallant Doiron, she was the oldest daughter of eleven children. She is survived by her children Ronald Furnia and...

JOSEPH PAUL HOWARD JR.

JOSEPH PAUL HOWARD JR.

1. New Hanover, NC

JOSEPH PAUL HOWARD, JR. The world is full of suffering, it is also full of overcoming Helen Keller Joseph Paul Howard, Jr., of 102 North Carolina Ave., son of Joseph Paul Howard, Sr. and Helen Mintz Howard passed away on November 8, 2017 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center....

Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Nov. 14 to Nov. 16, 2017.

OMA L. TAYLOR RUSSELL

OMA L. TAYLOR RUSSELL

Wilmington, NC

OMA L. TAYLOR RUSSELL Oma L. Taylor Russell joined her parents, Oma and Claude Greene; surrogate parents, Esther and Joe Pat Harrell; her brother, Walton Harrell; and so many Washington friends. She leaves behind her daughter, O. Louise Taylor Montgomery (Monte); two...

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