LELAND -- Roger Lee Hewett, age 59, of Leland, died Monday, November 12, 2012, at his residence.

Mr. Hewett was born in Shallotte on May 5, 1953, son of the late Novie and Trudell Lewis Hewett. He was a veteran of the Unites States Marine Corps.

Survivors include his wife Pat Hewett of the home; step-daughter Amy Miller of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; sister Shelva Jane Scherer and husband Melvin of Leland. He was an Uncle, Great Uncle, and Great-Great Uncle to many nieces and nephews. He was a cousin and friend to many.

A memorial service will be 3:00 pm Friday, November 16, 2012, at Peacock-Newnam & White Funeral and Cremation Service Chapel with Jerry White and Allan Gibson officiating.

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Peacock-Newnam & White Funeral and Cremation Service, Southport, North Carolina.

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Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Nov. 14 to Nov. 15, 2012