Eula Maie Brant


WILMINGTON -- Eula Maie Brant, 86, passed peacefully in her sleep on Thursday, January 20, 2011. Mrs. Brant was the daughter of the late Oscar and Fannie Mae Padrick. She is also preceded in death by her loving husband, Joe Eugene Brant, Sr. Mrs. Brant is survived by three sons; Joe Eugene Brant, Jr., Duane Padrick Brant, Elliot Jay Brant, two daughters; Carole Ann Light, Eleanor Maie Brant, two sisters; Eloise Utterback, Delores Stoudenmire, eight grandchildren, four great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Just as any proper southern bell should be, Eula was extremely well versed in the social graces, a huge supporter of Thalian Hall and the arts, and truly loved the city of Wilmington. A wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, and friend, Eula will be greatly missed and always lovingly remembered.

A memorial service will be held at noon on Monday, January 24, 2011, at Trinity United Methodist Church. In lieu of flowers the family has requested that contributions be made to Davis Health Care Center, 1011 Porters Neck Road, Wilmington, NC 28411.

Online condolences welcome at

Coble Ward-Smith Funeral and Cremation Service, Oleander Chapel 791-4444

Online condolences at

Funeral Home

White Funeral and Cremation Service
603 Ocean Hwy E Bolivia, NC 28422
(910) 754-6848

Published in the Wilmington Star-News on Jan. 22, 2011