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Rachel E. Gaskill, 37; service to be Thursday
Rachel E. Gaskill, 37, of Cedar Island, died Monday at Carteret General Hospital. 
Her funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Sea Level Missionary Baptist Church, with the Rev. Larry Martin and Rusty Willis officiating. 
Ms. Gaskill was a graduate of East Carteret High School and was previously employed with Taylor Hospital and Extended Care Facility. 
She is survived by her mother, Dianna Gaskill of Newport; her father, Russell W. Gaskill Sr. of Cedar Island; a son, Benjamin Michael Gaskill of Cedar Island; a sister, Libby Goodwin and her husband, Phillip, of Sea Level; a brother, Rusty Gaskill; three nephews, Philip Goodwin, Andrew Goodwin and Duke Gaskill; and a niece, Audra Goodwin. 
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. 
Arrangements are by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City.
Published 4/21/99

Nancy Dianish, 88; arrangements incomplete 
Nancy Gillikin Rawls Thigpen Dianish, 88, of Matthews, formerly of Atlantic Beach, died Tuesday at Wake Forest Medical Center, Raleigh. 
Arrangements will be announced by Brooks Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City.
Published 4/21/99

Robert P. Turpin, 88; service to be Friday 
Robert P. ``Bob'' Turpin, 88, of Newport, died Tuesday at Harborview Towers. 
His funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Munden Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Gethsemane Memorial Park. 
Mr. Turpin is survived by his wife, Azilee Turpin; two sons, John P. Turpin of Wilmington, and Robert G. Turpin of Olympia, Wash.; a sister, Virginia Jones of Norfolk, Va.; and four grandchildren. 
The family will receive friends following the service. 
Arrangements are by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City.
Published 4/21/99

Kenneth P. ``Curly'' Whealton, 45, of Broad Creek, died Sunday.
His funeral was Tuesday at Munden Funeral Home, with the Rev. Fred G. Simpson officiating. Burial followed in Bayview Cemetery. 
Mr. Whealton was employed with Harrell and Associates General Contractors. 
He is survived by his son, Joshua Whealton of Beaufort; his father, Kenneth E. Whealton of Newport; a sister, Geraldine Whealton of Cedar Island; three brothers, Billy Whealton and his wife, Karen, of Wilmington, and John Whealton and his wife, Melissa, and Kevin Whealton, all of Newport; his fiancee, Deborah Moore of Morehead City; two nieces, Faith Ann Gaskill of Cedar Island, and Shannon Harris and husband, Kerry, of Atlantic; and three nephews, Richard Whealton of Wilmington and Justin Whealton and C.J. Whealton, both of Newport. 
Arrangements were by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City.
Published 4/21/99

Julia Taylor Smith, 59; service was Tuesday
Julia Taylor Smith, 59, of Statesville, formerly of Morehead City, died Sunday at Davis Medical Center, Statesville. 
Her funeral was Tuesday at Parkview Baptist Church, with the Rev. Farrell Lemings officiating. Burial followed in Bayview Cemetery. 
She is survived by three daughters, Marie Shumaker and Cyndee W. Buchanan, both of Statesville, and Ronnie L. Buchanan of Cleveland; three sons, Roy Lee Buchanan of Statesville, Dwain E. Buchanan of Cleveland, and Jeffrey E. Buchanan of Morehead City; two sisters, Helen Seifert of Millington, Tenn., and Lois Moore of Newport; two brothers, Charles Taylor of San Francisco, Calif., and Gerald Taylor of New Bern; 10 grandchildren; and one great-grandson. 
Arrangements were by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City.
Published 4/21/99

Josh Aaron Racca, 11; service out of state
Josh Aaron Racca, 11, of Cameron, La., died Monday, April 5, in a Lake Charles, La., hospital. He was the maternal grandson of Ralph Gaskill of Sea Level. 
His funeral was Friday, April 9, at First Baptist Church of Cameron, La., with the Rev. Doyle Evans officiating. Burial followed in Peshoff Cemetery, Cameron. 
In addition to his grandfather, Josh is survived by his parents, Timothy and Michelle Racca of Cameron; a sister, Shaley Michelle Racca of the home; maternal grandmother, Barbara Arthur of Cameron; paternal grandparents Edward Racca Jr., and Sharlene Racca, both of Cameron; paternal great-grandparents, Randolph and Ovena Boudreaux, both of Franklin, La.; paternal step-grandmother, Hazel Racca of Cameron; and paternal great-grandparents, Justin and Ledi Cameron and Ledi Picou Sr., all of Cameron. 
Arrangements were by Johnson Funeral Home of Lake Charles, La.
Published 4/21/99

Dalvin Godette, infant; service was today 
Dalvin Godette, infant, died Saturday at Carteret General Hospital. 
A graveside service was at 11 a.m. today at the Godette Family Cemetery, with the Rev. Ervin Hickman and Vickie Reels officiating. 
The child is survived by his parents, Dalton Godette and Matilda Ellison, both of Havelock; a sister, Ashley Ellison of Havelock; maternal grandparents, James and Mamie Ellison of Beaufort; and paternal grandparents, George and Duella Godette of Havelock. 
Arrangements were by Oscar's Mortuary Inc. of New Bern.
Published 4/21/99

Viola Rose Paque, 90; service to be later 
Viola Rose Paque, 90, of Morehead City, died Sunday at Harborview Health Care Center. 
Funeral services will be held later in Hollywood, Fla. 
Mrs. Paque was born and continued to live in Milwaukee, Wis., until she and her husband retired to Hollywood, Fla. In 1995 she moved to Morehead City. She was a lifetime member of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers. 
Mrs. Paque is survived by a daughter, LaVerne Domach and husband, Ralph, of Ocean; and a grandson, Dr. Michael M. Domach of Pittsburgh, Pa. She was preceded in death by her husband, Russell Paque. 
Local arrangements were by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City.
Published 4/21/99

Tilman R. Smith, 85; service was Tuesday 
Tilman R. Smith, 85, of Hubert, died Sunday at Britthaven of Onslow in Jacksonville. 
A graveside service was held Tuesday at Seaside Memorial Park, Swansboro, with Pastor Charles Marino officiating. 
Born in Middlebrook, Ky., Mr. Smith was a service station manager. 
He is survived by his wife, Edna Jones Smith; a daughter, Berta Lynn Taylor of Goldsboro; four sons, Ray W. Smith of Hubert, Tim Smith of Ridgeville, S.C., James Frank Smith of Knoxville, Tenn., and Charles David Smith of Norwood, Ohio; eight grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter. 
Arrangements were by Jones Funeral Home of Swansboro.
Published 4/21/99

Nancy Pearl Avery, 63; service was today 
Nancy Pearl Avery, 63, of Hubert, died Sunday at home. 
Her funeral was set for 11 a.m. today at Cedar Point Pentecostal Holiness Church, Cedar Point, with the Rev. David Harper officiating. 
Born in Pamlico County, Mrs. Avery was a seamstress at the Swansboro Garment Factory. 
She is survived by her husband, Clayton Avery; a son, Jeffrey E. Avery of Bear Creek; two sisters, Doris Hill of Four Oaks, and Josephine Jones of Raleigh; four brothers, Kenneth Dixon of Smithfield, Thomas Eugene Dixon of Selma, Leroy Dixon of Sneads Ferry, and Robert Earl Dixon of Raleigh; and one grandchild. 
Arrangements were by Jones Funeral Home of Swansboro.
Published 4/21/99

Nellie Bell Wells, 86;service was Tuesday 
Nellie Bell Wells, 86, of Swansboro, died Monday at Onslow Memorial Hospital. 
A graveside service was Tuesday at the Wells Family Cemetery, with the Rev. Roy Wayne officiating. 
An Onslow County native, Mrs. Wells was a homemaker. 
She is survived by three sons, Dalton Wells, Billy Wells, and Dewey Wells, all of Swansboro; and five grandchildren. 
Arrangements were by Jones Funeral Home of Swansboro.
Published 4/21/99

Brenda D. Ezzell, 50; service was Tuesday 
Brenda Davenport Ezzell, 50, of Albertson, died Saturday at Pitt Memorial Hospital, Greenville. She was the mother of Tammy Ezzell of Beaufort. 
Her funeral was Tuesday at Tyndall Funeral Home, Mt. Olive. Burial followed in the Ezzell Family Cemetery. 
In addition to her daughter, Mrs. Ezzell is survived by her husband, Norbert Ezzell; another daughter, Sheila Ezzell of the home; a son, Jacob Ezzell of Kenansville; three sisters, Mary Grace Jarman of Kinston, Dorothy Cruse of Southport, and Janice Cruse of Goldsboro; two brothers, Michael Davenport and Roy Davenport, both of Albertson; and four grandchildren. 
Arrangements were by Tyndall Funeral Home of Mt. Olive.
Published 4/21/99

Elizabeth Rita Gray, 82; service to be Friday 
Elizabeth Rita ``Betty'' Gray, 82, of Pine Knoll Shores, died Tuesday at Carteret General Hospital. 
A memorial Mass will be at 11 a.m. Friday at St. Egbert's Catholic Church, with Father Frank R. Moeslein officiating. Burial will be in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va. 
Mrs. Gray was a schoolteacher abroad and in the United States for 31 years. She was a member of the Sea Side Council of Garden Clubs, Pine Knoll Shores Women's Club, Pine Knoll Shores Garden Club, Newcomers Club, German-American Society Club of Wurzberg, Germany, and the St. Egbert's Ladies Guild. 
She is survived by her husband, Waldo G. Gray; a daughter, Mary Elizabeth Nichols of Wilmington; three sons, Dwight P. Gray of Shalimar, Fla., Robert W. Gray of Jackson, Miss., and Richard J. Gray of Apex; and seven grandchildren. 
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. 
Arrangements are by Brooks Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City.
Published 4/21/99

S. Thompson Vick, 71; arrangements incomplete 
S. Thompson Vick, 71, of Beaufort, died Wednesday at Pitt County Memorial Hospital. 
Arrangements will be announced by Brooks Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City.
Published 4/21/99

Julia Palmer Sanders, 85; service in Rocky Mount 
Julia Palmer Sanders, 85, of Tallahassee, Fla., died Monday at home. She was the mother of Lee Sanders of Morehead City. 
Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at First United Methodist Church, Rocky Mount. Burial will follow in Pineview Cemetery, Rocky Mount. 
Born Feb. 18, 1914 in Hookerton, Mrs. Sanders was the daughter of Norville Finley Palmer and Lillie Giles Palmer. She was a 60-year resident of Rocky Mount and an active member of First United Methodist Church where she served on the church board and as a sixth grade Sunday school teacher. She assisted more than 50 Boy Scouts as they worked toward the coveted God and Country Award and enjoyed her years of membership in the Pilot Club of Rocky Mount where she was the recipient of the Governor's Award for public service. 
Mrs. Sanders is survived by three other sons, Alfred Sanders Jr. and wife Mickey of Houston, Texas, Palmer Sanders and wife Phyllis of Tallahassee, Fla., and John Sanders of Towson, Md.; daughter-in-law, Mel Sanders of Morehead City; and three granddaughters, Sharalynn, Bryanna and Caroline. 
She was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred Marsh Sanders. 
The family will receive friends at 10 a.m. Saturday at the church. Memorial donations may be made to Boy Scouts of America, Suwannee River Area County, 2729 W. Pensacola St., Tallahassee, Fla. 32304. 
Arrangements are by Culley's Funeral Homes of Tallahassee, Fla.
Published 04/28/99

Christina Lynn Roush, 38; service out of state 
Christina Lynn Roush, 38, of Danville, Ill., died Wednesday, April 21, at Carteret General Hospital. She was the daughter of Donna A. Tyson of Morehead City. 
Her funeral was Tuesday at Pape Memorial Home and Gardens of Danville, Ill., with the Rev. Delmar Krueger officiating. Burial followed in Danville National Cemetery. 
She is survived by her husband, Lance Bently Roush; three daughters, Nikisha Ann Nelson and Whitney Michelle Nelson, both of Rantoul, Ill., and Julia Sheyenne Roush of Taylor, Md.; a brother, David ``Shannon'' Herman Hill of Portland, Ore.; maternal grandmother, Shirley Jessup of Morehead City; and paternal grandmother, Mona Hill of Cape Girardeau, Mo. 
Arrangements were by Brooks Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City.
Published 04/28/99

Mabel Green Jones, 94; service was held Monday 
Mabel Green Jones, 94, of Beaufort, died Saturday at Harborview Health Care Center. 
A graveside service was held Monday at Ocean View Cemetery with the Rev. William Rickman Pinner, pastor of Ann Street United Methodist Church, officiating. 
A native of Whittier, Mrs. Jones was a retired Carteret County school teacher and businesswoman. 
She is survived by two daughters, Sarah Williams and husband Roger of Beaufort and Carol J. Gillikin and husband Frank of Virginia Beach, Va.; four grandchildren, Len'e Pauline Carter and Darrell Roger Williams II, both of Beaufort, Frank Sterling Gillikin Jr., and wife Lynda of Virginia Beach, Va., and Benjamin Leecraft Gillikin and wife Karen of Norfolk, Va.; and four great-grandchildren, Lessie Len'e Carter, Alexander Leecraft Gillikin, Luther Sterling Gillikin and Chandler Adams Gillikin. 
She was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Benjamin Leecraft Jones. 
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Robert Safrit Sunday school class, Ann Street United Methodist Church, P.O. Drawer C, Beaufort, N.C. 28516. 
Arrangements were by Brooks Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City. 
Published 04/28/99

Thelma Vera Lewis, 92; service out of state 
Thelma Vera Winder Lewis, 92, of Morehead City, died Saturday at Harborview Health Care Center. 
A graveside service was to be at noon today at Greenlawn Memorial Park, Hampton, Va., with the Rev. Richard Cassleberry of First Baptist Church, Newport News, Va., officiating. 
Born Nov. 29, 1906, at Silver Beach, Va., Mrs. Lewis was a descendant of the Boston family of Maryland and the William Gibb family. She was a long-time resident of Newport News/Hampton area, where she was a member of the First Baptist Church. She was employed for many years at Continental Command U.S. Army Base Fort Monroe, Va. At the time of her retirement, she was an active member of the American Society of Military Comptrollers. 
In 1946, Mrs. Lewis was the recipient of a certificate from the American Red Cross ``in recognition of meritorious personal service performed in behalf of the nation, her Armed Forces and suffering humanity in World War II.'' 
Mrs. Lewis has outlived most of her contemporaries. Her family members who survive her, remember her with love. They are: a sister, Louise Winder Smith of Hartfield, Va.; two nieces, Elois D. Weinhold of Morehead City and Nan Smith Parker of Hartfield, Va.; two nephews, Carpious O. Smith Jr. and Lee Winder Smith, both of Hartfield, Va.; a grand-niece, Virginia P. Herrera of Austin, Texas; three great-grand-nephews, F. William Weinhold Jr. of Morehead City, Darian J. DeMark of Germany, and Esai Xavier Herrera and Earl Isaac Herrera, both of Austin, Texas; a great-grand-niece, Noelle G. DeMark of Germany; and numerous cousins. 
Local arrangements were by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City. 
Published 04/28/99

Iris Willis Russell; service to be today 
Iris Willis Russell of Morehead City, died Monday after an extended illness. 
A graveside service was to be at 11 a.m. today at Bayview Cemetery, with Dr. Milton Gilbert of First United Methodist Church officiating, assisted by the Rev. Jesse Staton. 
Mrs. Russell, a lifelong resident of Morehead City, was a homemaker. 
She is survived by her husband, Thomas H. Russell; a daughter, Elizabeth R. Mason of Morehead City; a son, Thomas H. Russell Jr., of Morehead City; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. 
She was preceded in death by her parents, Obb C. and Lucy G. Willis; and a brother, Curtis W. Willis. 
The family was to receive friends following the service at 905 Shepard St., Morehead City. 
Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation, Duke Medical Center, Durham, N.C. 27705 or to First United Methodist Church, 900 Arendell St., Morehead City, N.C. 28557. 
Arrangements were by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City. 
Published 04/28/99

Janice Conner, 67; service Thursday in Otway 
Janice Conner, 67, of Otway, died Tuesday at Taylor Hospital and Extended Care Facility, Sea Level. 
Her funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Otway Primitive Baptist Church with the Rev. Jesse Forman, the Rev. Gene Lupton and the Rev. Tom Willoughby officiating. Burial will follow in the Gillikin Family Cemetery. 
Mrs. Conner is survived by her husband; a daughter, Elizabeth Conner of Otway; a son, Bobby Conner of Otway; two sisters, Nola Lawrence of Otway and Wytulia Golden of Bettie; a brother, Wiley Gillikin of Otway; and one grandchild. 
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the church. 
Arrangements are by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City. 
Published 04/28/99

Joseph Manson Fulcher, 76; service to be Thursday 
Joseph Manson Fulcher, 76, of Morehead City, died Tuesday at Carteret General Hospital. 
His funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Shepherd of the Sea Lutheran Church with the rector, the Rev. P. Shannon Mullen, officiating, and Dr. J. Randall Sherron, pastor of First Baptist Church, assisting. Burial, with military honors, will follow in Bayview Cemetery. 
Mr. Fulcher is survived by his wife, Lucille Nelson Fulcher; a daughter, Ginger Lucille Fulcher of Morehead City; a son, Joseph Manson Fulcher Jr. and wife Suzanne of Morehead City; a sister, Sarah Frances Bowers of Morehead City; and a grandson, Travis Daily Fulcher of Morehead City. 
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. 
Memorial donations may be made to Shepherd of the Sea Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 819, Atlantic Beach, N.C. 28512, or Core Sound Waterfowl Museum, P.O. Box 556, Harkers Island, N.C. 28531. 
Arrangements are by Brooks Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City.
Published 04/28/99

Stephen Marcus Laney, 29, of Straits, died Tuesday at Carteret General Hospital. 
A service will be at 7:30 p.m. today at McLaurin Funeral Home, Clayton. 
Mr. Laney was owner and operator of Laney Refrigeration. 
He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Gwenda and Ralph Mattiae of Cedar Island; his father, William C. Laney of Virginia Beach, Va.; a brother, William D. Laney of Honolulu, Hawaii; and maternal grandfather, Glenn Cobb of Clayton. 
The family will receive friends from 6 to 7:30 today at McLaurin Funeral Home. 
Arrangements are by Brooks Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City. 
Published 08/27/99

Vernon Moore, 63; service to be Saturday 
Vernon ``Bill'' Moore, 63, of Otway, died Thursday at Pitt Memorial Hospital. 
His funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Harkers Island Pentecostal Holiness Church with the Rev. Michael Walker and the Rev. Clayton Guthrie officiating. Burial will follow in Vergie Mae Cemetery. 
Mr. Moore is survived by a daughter, Alma Colleen ``Susie'' Parsons of Otway; a son, Ricky Allen Moore of Otway; a sister, Colleen Willis of Harkers Island; and two grandchildren. 
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. 
Arrangements are by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City. 
Published 08/27/99

Clyde B. Edwards, 91; service was today 
Clyde B. Edwards, 91, of Morehead City, died Wednesday at Harborview Health Care Center. 
Her funeral was to be at 2 p.m. today at Munden Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bob Burke officiating. Burial was to be in Bayview Cemetery. 
She is survived by a daughter, Lina E. Bass of Newport; a sister, Marie Curtis of Clayton; a brother, Ken Boyette of Clayton; three grandchildren, Lynn Bracy, Carl Perry and Pam Stimpson; and six great-grandchildren. 
Arrangements are by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City. 
Published 08/27/99

Vernon L. Browne, 78; service to be Saturday 
Vernon L. Browne, 78, of Newport, died Wednesday at Craven Regional Medical Center, New Bern. 
A memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Munden Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. John Grayson officiating. Burial will be in Millersville, Pa., at a later date. 
Mr. Browne was born in Moline, Ill., on Oct. 13, 1920. He was the son of Jay and Lillian Browne. He served in U.S. Navy Seebees during World War II and later owned Zech Bottling Works, which he sold to pursue a career in photography. He worked as a news photographer for a Lancaster, Pa., newspaper and moved on to become a television news photographer at WGAL-TV. After retiring in 1983, he traveled the inland waterway by houseboat and resided in North Carolina with his wife, Lavera. 
Mr. Browne was president of the Lancaster County Bird Club for 13 years, was a member of the Lancaster Sertoma Club, N.C. Wildlife Club and Veterans of Foreign War Post 2401 in Beaufort. 
He is survived by two daughters, Sue Browne of Newport and Connie Saylor of Litiz, Pa.; and two grandchildren. 
The family will receive friends from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made to the Outerbanks Wildlife Shelter, 100 Wildlife Way, Newport, N.C. 28570. 
Published 08/27/99

Rev. Harold Wills, 79; service Saturday in Durham 
The Rev. Harold Bryant Wills, 79, of Durham, died Wednesday after a lengthy illness. He was the father of Dwight Wills of Morehead City. 
His funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Hudson Funeral Chapel, Durham, with the Rev. Guy Owens, the Rev. Jack Cox and the Rev. Freddie Partin officiating. 
The Rev. Wills was a lifelong resident of Durham. He was the son of the late James and May Stroud Wills of Durham. He was retired from the Housing Authority of Durham where he worked in maintenance. He was the former minister of Eastwood Baptist Church, which is now Gospel Church. He was in the ministry for more than 30 years. He was a faithful husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend. 
He is also survived by his wife, Betty Long Wills; three additional sons, Roy Wills, Mack Wills and Harold Bryant Wills Jr., all of Durham; four daughters, Ann Fisher, Ruby Stone, Sue Appel and Wanda Wills, all of Durham; three brothers, Melvin Wills, Richard Wills and George Wills, all of Durham; a sister, Thelma Hicks of Kings Mountain; 18 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. 
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made to Triangle Hospice, 1804 W. Martin Luther King Parkway, Durham, N.C. 27707. 
Arrangements are by Hudson Funeral Home of Durham. 
Published 08/27/99

Harry Faulkner Jr., 55; service to be Saturday 
Harry Lawrence ``Scratch'' Faulkner Jr., 55, of Morehead City, died Thursday. 
His funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church with the Rev. King Cole officiating. 
He is survived by a son, Christopher Lawrence and wife, Anita Faulkner, of Greensboro; two brothers, Terry Faulkner and Bobby Faulkner, both of New Bern; and Esther Seymour of Morehead City. 
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to St. Andrew's Episcopal Church for Alcoholics Anonymous. 
Arrangements are by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City. 
Published 08/27/99

Natalie B. Odom, 20; arrangements incomplete 
Natalie Brooke Odom, 20, of Newport, died Thursday. 
Arrangements will be announced by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City. 
Published 08/27/99

Patricia M. Cashwell, 50; funeral is 3 p.m. Monday 
Patricia M. Cashwell, 50, of Newport, died Saturday at home. 
Her funeral will be 3 p.m. Monday at Munden Funeral Home, Morehead City, with the Rev. Norman Wheeler officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home before the service, beginning at 1:45 p.m. 
She is survived by her husband, Gary M. Cashwell; a daughter, Nikki Cashwell of Newport; a son, James Scott of Newport; her mother, Rosa Matthis of Havelock; and a sister, Sylvia Heath of New Bern. 
Published 10/10/99

Pearl F. Hamilton, 92; funeral is 2 p.m. today 
Pearl F. Hamilton, 92, of Atlantic, died Friday at Taylor Extended Care in Sea Level. 
She graduated from Atlantic High School in 1926 and received an E.C. Teacher's Certificate in July 1936. She taught school before her marriage to George Hamilton, and was a seamstress and homemaker. 
When Sea Level Hospital opened, she was head housekeeper until she retired. She lived with her sister Gieula until December 1997, when she entered the Sea Level facility. 
She is survived by two sisters, Glennie Fulcher Willis and Gieula Fulcher West, and many nieces, nephews, grand nieces and grand nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, George Hamilton; a son, Colby Mason Hamilton; two brothers, Mitchell Fulcher of East Hampton, Long Island, N.Y., and William Henry Fulcher of Atlantic; a sister, Mable Fulcher Morris; and her parents, Clem M. and Emma R. Fulcher. 
Her funeral will held at 2 p.m. today at Atlantic Missionary Baptist Church, with the Rev. Michael Fields officiating. Burial will follow in Over the Brook Cemetery. 
The family received friends Saturday night at the church. 
Arrangements are by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory of Morehead City. 
Published 10/10/99

Quinton Guttery, 67; memorial service is Tuesday 
Quinton Guttery, 67, of Emerald Isle, died Friday at Carteret General Hospital. 
He was retired from IBM, worked with Habitat for Humanity and taught at the Vocational School in Morehead City. 
A memorial service will be conducted Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Swansboro United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends following the service. 
He is survived by his wife, Betty-Lou Lee Guttery of Emerald Isle; two sons, Randy Guttery of Bangkok, Thailand, and Gregory Alan Guttery of Cedar Point; and three grandchildren. 
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the United Methodist Church Building Fund, 665 W. Corbett Ave., Swansboro, N.C. 28584. 
Arrangements are by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory of Morehead City. 
Published 10/10/99

Herbert Aeschbacher, 70; funeral will be 1 p.m. Monday 
Herbert Aeschbacher, 70, of Swansboro, died Thursday at Craven Regional Medical Center in New Bern. 
His funeral will be Monday at 1 p.m. in the Jones Funeral Home Chapel, Swansboro, with the Rev. Michael Ledbetter officiating. Burial, with military honors, will follow at Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery in Jacksonville. 
The family will receive friends today from 4 to 6 p.m. at the funeral home. 
Mr. Aeschbacher was a retired electrician, a member of IBEW Local 435 of Syracuse, N.Y., a member of VFW Post 9960; a member of the Marine Corps League, DAV N.C. No. 16, American Legion Post 0099 of Beaufort, Moose Lodge 1425 of Swansboro, and 40-8 Past Chief DeGar. 
He is survived by his wife, Shirley Aeschbacher of the home; five sons, Dale Aeschbacher of Cuyler, N.Y., David Aeschbacher of Manlius, N.Y., Michael Hegmann of Syracuse, N.Y., Ronald Hegmann of Charlotte, and Richard Hegmann of Gainesville, Fla.; two daughters, Darlene Petrie of Baldwinsville, N.Y., and Linda Aeschbacher of Cuyler, N.Y.; a brother, Dale Aeschbacher of Winner, S.D.; 14 grandchildren and 1 great-granddaughter. 
Published 10/10/99

Cleo Kathleen Lloyd, 74; funeral will be in W.Va. 
Cleo Kathleen Lloyd, 74, of Morehead City, died Thursday at Carteret General Hospital. 
Services will be held in West Virginia. 
She is survived by two daughters, Cheryl Delp and Kathy Lloyd, both of Sutton, W.Va.; three sons, Doug Lloyd of Morehead City, and Chuck Lloyd of Heaters, W.Va., and Greg Lloyd of Flatwoods, W.Va.; a brother, Junior Cogar of Parkersburg, W.Va.; three sisters, Iris Higgins and Ann Cogar, both of Columbus, Ohio, and Mary Joe Nuzume of Belpre, Ohio; and four grandchildren. 
Arrangements are by Brooks Funeral Home and Crematory of Morehead City. 
Published 10/10/99

Bonnie Tudor Baker, 76; service to be later 
Bonnie Tudor Baker, 76, of Emerald Isle, died Monday at home. 
Services will be held at a later date. 
Mrs. Baker is survived by her husband, Warren Leslie Baker; a brother, John Tudor of Hattiesburg, Miss.; and a sister, Patricia Stonechipher of Columbia, Ill. 
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to UNC Hospitals, Division of GYN Oncology, c/o Susan Blalock/W.C. Fowler, 603 East Wing, 101 Manning Drive, Chapel Hill, N.C. 27514. 
Arrangements are by Brooks Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City. 
Published 11/10/99

Olivia Mason Allen, 48; service was Tuesday 
Olivia Mason Allen, 48, of Beaufort, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Nov. 6. 
Her funeral was Tuesday at First Baptist Church, Beaufort, with the Rev. Jack Lee officiating. Burial followed in Ocean View Cemetery. 
Olivia was the eldest daughter of Ronald Earl and Joyce Lewis Mason of Beaufort and the granddaughter of Mrs. Luther Lewis of Davis. 
She was the beloved wife of Earnest Clayton Allen Jr. and the mother of sons Earnest C. ``Tres'' Allen III and wife, Jodi, and Ensign Ronald Earl Mason Allen. She was the sister of Cynthia M. Thomas and Angelia E. Mason, both of Beaufort. 
Arrangements were by Brooks Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City. 
Published 11/10/99

Annie Jeannette Hill, 76; service was today 
Annie Jeannette Hill, 76, of New Bern, died Saturday at Britthaven of New Bern. She was the sister of Mary Edell Masters of Newport. 
Her funeral was to be at 2 p.m. today at New Bern Church of God, with the Rev. David Salmons officiating. Burial was to follow in Greenleaf Memorial Park. 
Mrs. Hill was an active member of the church. 
She is survived by two daughters, Ernestine Clark of Grand Junction, Colo., and Regina Price of New Bern; two sons, Durwood Hill and Harvey Hill, both of New Bern; another sister, Dorothy Spence of Raleigh; nine grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. 
Arrangements were by Cotten Funeral Home of New Bern. 
Published 11/10/99

Johnnie Willis Sr., 71; service was Tuesday 
Johnnie Willis Sr., 71, of Salter Path, died Saturday at Craven Regional Medical Center, New Bern. 
His funeral was Tuesday at Broad Creek Church of God, with the Rev. Allen Stocks and the Rev. Gordon Morris officiating. Burial followed in the Gales Creek Cemetery. 
Mr. Willis is survived by his wife, Josephine S. Willis; four daughters, Patsy Smith of Broad Creek, Christine Yates of Swansboro, Sue Dingess of Salter Path and Donna Lowery of Newport; two sons, Dennis Willis of Salter Path and Johnnie Willis Jr. of Broad Creek; and seven grandchildren. 
Arrangements were by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City. 
Published 11/10/99

Sylvia Willis Dillon, 67; service to be Thursday 
Sylvia Willis Dillon, 67, of Morehead City, died Monday at Carteret General Hospital. 
Her funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Munden Funeral Home Chapel in Morehead City, with the Rev. Jerry Lewis officiating. Burial will be in Bayview Cemetery. 
Mrs. Dillon is survived by three daughters, Ella Faye Hess of Stafford, Va., Pamela Dugan of Sterling, Va., and Phyllis Turner of Richmond, Va.; three sons, Glyn Worrock of Portsmouth, Va., Jessie Turner of Alexandria, Va., and Michael Turner or Suffolk, Va.; her mother, Ella Willis of Morehead City; 12 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. 
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. tonight at the funeral home. 
Published 11/10/99

Howard Whitney, 79; arrangements incomplete 
Howard Whitney, 79, of Morehead City, died Monday at home. 
Arrangements will be announced by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City. 
Published 11/10/99

James ``Lee'' Adams, 82; service to be Friday 
James ``Lee'' Adams, 82, of Newport, died Tuesday at home. 
His funeral will be at 2 p.m .Friday at St. James United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Susan Lindblade officiating. Burial will be in Gethsemane Memorial Park. 
Mr. Adams was retired from the U.S. Marine Corps after 26 years of service. He served during World War II, the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam War. He was a member of Newport Masonic Lodge 706, Scottish Rite and the Sudan Temple. 
He is survived by his wife, Bonnie Scoggins Adams; two sons, James Elwood Adams of Newport and John Clayton ``Jack'' Adams of Carolina Pines; three stepsons, Bryan Scoggins and Dennis Scoggins, both of Marietta, Ga., and Thomas Scoggins of Powder Springs, Ga.; a sister, Betty Brosie of Zanesville, Ohio; a brother, Charles Edward Adams of Zanesville, Ohio; 11 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. 
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. 
Arrangements are by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City. 
Published 11/10/99

Margaret Tedder, 92; service to be Friday 
Margaret McDonald Tedder, 92, of Cape Carteret, died Tuesday at Britthaven of Havelock. 
A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Waxhaw Cemetery, Waxhaw, with the Rev. Charles Kirkpatrick and the Rev. John Gerstenmier officiating. 
Mrs. Tedder, a native of Waxhaw, was the daughter of the late William Russell and Mary Sims McDonald. She was a retired elementary school teacher, having taught in Union County. She was a former member and elder of Waxhaw Presbyterian Church. 
She is survived by a daughter, Margaret Tedder Fredeen of Cape Carteret; a son, Henry M. Tedder Jr. of Chicago, Ill.; two grandsons, Les A. Fredeen and John M. Tedder; and a granddaughter, Kristine Tedder. 
She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Miles Tedder. 
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Jones Funeral Home of Swansboro. Memorial donations may be made to the Waxhaw Presbyterian Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 39, Waxhaw, N.C. 28173. 
Published 11/10/99

Lillian M. Seaton, 81; service out of state 
Lillian M. Seaton, 81, of Sea Gate, died Monday at home. 
Her funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Robert A. Guffin Funeral Home, Cobleskill, N.Y., with the Rev. Richard Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Summit Cemetery, Summit, N.Y. 
Formerly of Summit, N.Y., Mrs. Seaton and her late husband operated the Summit General Store until they retired in 1992. She was the founding member of the Summit Fire Department Auxiliary, a certified EMT instructor and a swimming instructor at the Summit Lake Swimming Class. 
She is survived by two daughters, Fern Kovac of Summit, N.Y., and Lynn Ann Hubel of Newport; and eight grandchildren. 
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, at the funeral home in Cobleskill, N.Y. Memorial donations may be made to the Summit Fire Department or the Summit Rescue Squad, Summit, N.Y. 12175. 
Local arrangements are by Brooks Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City. 
Published 11/10/99


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