Michael Eugene O'Brien
FUNERAL HOME
Hayworth-Miller Funeral Home - Winston-Salem
3315 Silas Creek Parkway
Winston-Salem, NC
O'Brien, Michael Eugene

September 28, 1947 - May 22, 2021

Michael "Mike" Eugene O'Brien, 73, of Clemmons, NC, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 22, 2021 in Winston-Salem, NC surrounded by his family. Mike was born in Forsyth County on September 28, 1947 to Philip and Mildred O'Brien. He was a former Winston-Salem Police Officer and retired from the Winston-Salem Fire Department. Mike loved playing golf and watching sports. He always looked forward to going on fishing trips with his Cape 10 crew. Mike was also a part of the chain crew for the Wake Forest football team for 25 years. He was preceded in death by his parents. Mike leaves behind his two children, David O'Brien (Angie) of Advance, NC and Katie Carlton (Zack) of Advance, NC; four grandchildren, Rylie and Colton O'Brien and Braeden and Chandler Carlton all of Advance, NC. Mike is also survived by one sister, Vickie Brophy (Jim) of Oak Island, NC; and a niece, Sarah Blevins (Ben) of Winston-Salem, NC. A graveside memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at Forsyth Memorial Park at the Gazebo, with Pastor Truett Williams officiating. Hayworth-Miller Silas Creek Chapel is assisting the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Calvary Baptist Church, 134 S. Peace Haven Rd., Winston-Salem, NC 27104. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Al Fausch and Mike Livengood for their friendship to Mike over the years. Online condolences may be made at www.hayworth-miller.com.

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Published by Winston-Salem Journal on May 25, 2021.
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25
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2:00p.m.
Forsyth Memorial Park at the Gazebo
3771 Yadkinville Rd, Winston-Salem, NC
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Mike was a wonderful person, fellow officer (WSPD) and friend. He had a gentle spirit, great sense of humor and loved his family. Prayers for all his family, one of the good ones who will be missed by many. Rest In Peace my brother.
Byron Jones
May 27, 2021
I PLAYED A LOT OF GOLF WITH MIKE THRU THE YEARS I WILL SURLY MISS HIM REST IN PEACE
Richard UNDERWOOD
Friend
May 25, 2021
Larry and I are so sorry to hear of the loss of your Dad. Always with a smile. Larry and Esther Novotny
Esther Novotny
Other
May 25, 2021
Worked with Mike at Screen Scene and then followed him to To The Point ,he was like a dad to me.He had a great sense of humor and always gave me great advice.We loved him and he will be missed greatly.
Teresa Bulla
Work
May 25, 2021
Worked with Mike at the PD and went on several beach golf trips with him. Great guy to be around Prayers for the family He will be missed
David D Frye
Work
May 25, 2021
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