|Monday, March 12, 2001
Cook, Louis Sr., 70, of Cornelia Nixon Davis died Saturday.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Greenlawn Memorial Park.
Ellis, Edith Gertrude, of 404 S. 16th St., died Friday
at Cape Fear Hospital. Arrangements will be announced by John H. Shaw's
Sons Funeral Home.
Green, James Kelsie, 83, of New Savannah Road, died Friday
at Pender Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. today at Harrell's
Funeral Home, Burgaw. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, LaGrange.
Harrelson, Frances Smith, 79, of Whiteville died Saturday.
Burial will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at McKenzie Mortuary, Whiteville.
Harrelson, Herman Rudolph, 66, of Brunswick died Sunday.
Arrangements will be announced by Peacock's Chapel In The Pines.
Hawes, Mildred, 91, of 1207 Chestnut St. died Friday at
New Hanover Regional Medical Center. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday
at Daisy Fields Jordan Memorial Chapel. Burial will be in Calvary Memorial
Keith, Margaret, of Elizabethtown died Saturday. Graveside
services will be at 3 p.m. today in Wesley Chapel United Methodist Cemetery.
Lewis Funeral Home.
Manning, Lawrence Alton, 64, of 802 Holbrook Ave., died
Sunday at home. Arrangements will be announced by Coble Ward-Smith.
Martin, Samuel Lee, of 1311 Village Road, Leland, died
Thursday at home. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Johnson Chapel
AMEZ Church. Burial will be in Johnson Chapel Cemetery. Adkins-Drain Funeral
Service, South Eight Street.
Merrell, Hattie Lee, 88, of Wilmington and formerly of
Kelly, died Friday. Committal service and burial will be at 11 a.m. today
in Oleander Memorial Gardens.
Mitchell, Leonard, 43, of Willard died Saturday at Pender
Memorial Hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Matthews Funeral Service,
Page, Lelma Whaley, 79, of Wallace died Thursday at Pender
Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at Quinn-McGowen
Funeral Home, Wallace. Burial will be in Riverview Memorial Park, Watha.
Phipps, Glenn, 63, died Saturday at Loris Hospital. The
funeral will be at 3 p.m. today at Inman Funeral Home. Burial will be in
Forest Lawn Cemetery.
Pleasant, Captain Joseph E. Green, retired U.S. Air force,
formerly of Wilmington, died Sunday in Puerto Rico. The funeral will be
at 10 a.m. today at St. Stephen AME Church. Burial will be in Greenlawn
Memorial Park. Adkins-Drain Funeral Service, South Eighth Street.
Sanna, F. Leon "Buck", died Sunday at Davis Health Care.
Arrangements will be announced by Andrews Mortuary Market Street Chapel.
CLINTON DANIEL ROBICHAUX
Clinton Daniel Robichaux, age 25, of Wilmington, N.C.,
died Friday, March 9, 2001, at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill, N.C., after
a long illness. He was born May 11, 1975, in Wilmington.
Clint was a graduate of Dixon High School in Onslow County
and a recent graduate of NC State University.
He is survived by his parents: father, Charles L. (Chuck)
Robichaux of Wilmington, N.C.; his mother Peggy Murray Barnhill (Doug Barnhill,
husband and step-father) of Holly Ridge, N.C.; a sister, Kellie Robichaux
Smith and her husband Pete Smith of Wilmington and their children, Trey,
Graylon and Lane; maternal grandparents, George and Margaret Murray of
Wilmington; paternal grandparent, Inez Robichaux McKeithan of Wilmington.
Uncles and aunts on his mother's side, George and Phyllis
Murray of Wilmington, Phillip and Donna Murray of Holly Ridge, Pat and
Fred Hardison of Holly Ridge; cousins, Chris Murray (and wife Elizabeth)
of Wilmington, Misty M. Pelliciotta (and husband Rob) of Charlotte, Starr
Murray of Wilmington, Scott Murray of Wilmington, Alisha Murray of Holly
Ridge, Stuart Hardison of Holly Ridge, Kim H. Mosleley (husband J.M.) of
Hampstead; 2nd cousins, Jordan Pelliciotta of Charlotte, Taylor Moseley
Uncles and aunts of his fahter's side: Clark A. (Andre)
Robichaux and his wife Ginny of Wilmington and their children (cousins),
Aaron Robichaux and Meredith Lee Robichaux both of the home, Linden Robichaux
Byrd and her husband Herbert of Raleigh, N.C., and their children, Alex
Marshall Hobson (cousin); Uncle Dennis C. (Clay) Robichaux of Wilmington,
Uncle Rene J. Robichaux.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 13,
2001, at Coble Ward-Smith Funeral Service Oleander Chapel with Reverend
Edward Dowd officiating. Interment will follow in Oleander Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends 7-8 p.m. Monday, March
12, 2001, at the funeral home.
A service of Coble Ward-Smith Funeral Service Oleander
Chapel, 3951 Oleander Drive, (910-791-4444).
MILAND GLEN JACKSON
Miland Glen Jackson of Wilmington died Saturday, March
10, 2001, in New Hanover Regional Medical Center.
He was born on March 21, 1943, and was the son of the
late Mary Lou Jackson.
Glen was a loving and wonderful husband and father. He
was a member of Northside Baptist Church and was the former owner of Glen's
Moving and Storage Company.
Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Patricia Ann Shipman Jackson;
son, Shannon Glen Jackson and wife Crystal of Wilmington and other relatives
and friends including a special friend, Gil Dunnagan of Wilmington.
Graveside services will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday, March
13, 2001, in Sea Lawn Memorial Park in Hampstead by Rev. G. Arnold Griffin.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday
at the residence, 1830 Mission Hills Dr., Wilmington.
Andrews Mortuary Market Street Chapel.
Carl Overby of Wilmington, died Friday, March 9, 2001,
in the Lower Cape Fear Hospice Care Center following a lengthy illness.
He was born in Eden, N.C., on October 15, 1923, the son
of the late Nita Craig Overby and James Calvin (Mack) Overby. He was also
preceded in death by a brother, J.C. Overby.
Mr. Overby was a veteran of the US Navy having served
during World War II.
Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Billie S. Overby of the home;
one son, David E. Overby of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; two step children, Mrs.
Teresa Smith and husband Joe and Keith Sanderson and wife Angie all of
Wilmington; ten grandchildren, QM3 John D. Overby, US Navy, Katrina L.
Overby and Christa L. Overby both of North Myrtle Beach, S.C., Grayson
and Zachary Smith, Ashley, Kollan, Morgan, Parker and Bailey Sanderson,
all of Wilmington; five great-grandchildren, Jordan, Matthew, Joseph all
of North Myrtle Beach, S.C., Trace and Suzanne both of Mayport, FLA; one
brother, Wilfred Jordan (Wick) Overby of Cartersville, GA.
Graveside services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday,
March 13, 2001, in Greenlawn Memorial Park by Rev. Eugene Ridley and full
military honors presented by the United States Marine Corps, Camp Lejeune,
The family will receive friends Monday night from 7 p.m.
until 9 p.m. at Andrews Mortuary Valley Chapel.
The family would like to thank the Staff of the 8th floor
at New Hanover Regional Center and the Staff of the Lower Cape Fear Hospice
Care Center for all of the love, care and compassion shown to them during
Mr. Overby's illness.
Andrews Mortuary Valley Chapel.
MAUREEN F. GREER
BROOKHAVEN, NY - Maureen Greer, 51, of Port Jefferson
Station, NY, died Monday, March 5, 2001, in Suffem, NY.
Born on October 29,1949, in Bronx, NY, she was the daughter
of the late James and Madeline Richardson Forkin. She was a social worker
with Suffolk County, NY, Department of Social Services.
Survivors include her husband, William B. Greer of Port
Jefferson Station, NY; a brother, James Forkin and wife Donna; nephews,
Keith and Thomas Forkin; her father-in-law, Rev. William "Bill" Greer and
wife Lee of Supply, N.C.; a sister-in-law, Barbara Holden and husband Kelly
of Shallotte; three brothers-in-law, Alan Greer of Shallotte, Mark Greer
of Socastee, S.C., and Timothy Greer of Mountain Home, N.C.
Funeral services will be conducted from the graveside
at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 14, 2001, in Brooks Cemetery, Shallotte.
Coble Ward-Smith Funeral Service & Crematory, Supply
MRS. GERTRUDE GURGANIOUS
WILMINGTON - Mrs. Gertrude Gurganious, 94, of 106 Hargrove
Drive, formerly of 222 Mott Town Road, Atkinson, died Friday at New Hanover
Regional Medical Center.
She is survived by one daughter, Mary C. Dobson and husband
Raymond of Wilmington; two granddaughters, Shanta Dobson of Philadelphia,
PA, and Tia Dobson of Wilmington; a great-granddaughter, Shay Webb of Wilmington;
four step-children, Bessie Henry, Mary Ruth Spencer, Richard Gurganious
and Tommy Lee Gurganious; many other relatives and friends.
Visitation can be made today (Monday) from 3 until 7 p.m.
at Dunn Funeral Home, Burgaw. The family is receiving at 106 Hargrove Drive.
The funeral will be conducted 2 p.m. Tuesday at Hawes Chapel Baptist Church,
Atkinson. Interment will follow in the Mott Family Cemetery.
A Dunn Service, Burgaw.
MR. JULIUS HORACE BULLOCK
CHADBOURN - Mr. Julius Horace Bullock, 94, of Chadbourn,
died Sunday in Cypress Point Health & Rehabilitation Center, Wilmington.
Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Wednesday at Chadbourn Baptist
Church with Rev. Robert Norman officiating. Interment will follow in Chadbourn
Mr. Bullock was owner and operator of Bullock's Department
Store in Chadbourn from 1937 until his retirement in 1981. He was the son
of the late Charles G. and Janie Aycock Bullock and the husband of the
late Kitty Vaughan Bullock.
Surviving family include his two daughters, Carol B. Humrickhouse
of Little River, S.C., and Anne B. Bess of Chadbourn; a sister, Elizabeth
B. Andrews of Birmingham, Alabama; two grandchildren, Anne Carol Bess and
Kitty Bess; a great-granddaughter, Samantha Todd.
Memorials may be made to Chadbourn Baptist Church, 504
Howard Street, Chadbourn, NC 28431 or to Chadbourn Fire & Rescue, Wilson
Street, Chadbourn, N.C. 28431.
Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at Worthington Funeral
Home in Chadbourn.
GEORGE LENNON 'HOSEA' CLARK II
George Lennon "Hosea" Clark II, 75, died Saturday, March
10, at Rex Hospital, Raleigh, N.C. He was a lifelong resident of Clarkton.
George was one of six boys born to the late Dr. Eugene Spencer Clark of
Clarkton and Mary Smith Clark originally from Mooresville, N.C. He was
preceded in death by 3 brothers, Dr. Douglas Clark of Lumberton, N.C.,
Frank Clark of Myrtle Beach, S.C., and Fielding Clark of Conover, N.C.
After high school, George attended North Carolina State
University where he played baseball. He was drafted into the US Army in
1944 and served in combat in Germany and Rhineland. He graduated from UNC-Chapel
Hill in 1950 where he majored in Commerce and was a member of Sigma Chi
Fraternity. He was an active member of Clarkton Lions Club, Brown Marsh
Development Corporation, and Rotary International. His career in business
spanned 45 years including over 20 years as an accountant with S. Preston
Douglas and Associates in Lumberton and Elizabethtown. He was bright and
witty, loved golf, music, people and nature.
He is survived by daughter, Sonya C. Whiteside, Hickory,
N.C.; son, George Lennon (Len) Clark III, Cary, N.C.; brother, Pat Clark,
Newton, N.C.; brother, Marion Clark, Charlotte, N.C.; and three grandchildren.
Memorial service will be held Tuesday, March 13, at 11
a.m. at Clarkton Presbyterian Church with Rev. Simon Scott officiating.
Visitation will be held Monday, March 12, 7 to 9 p.m.
at Kinlaw Funeral Home, Elizabethtown.
Memorials may be made to the Audubon Society or the Nature
A Kinlaw Service.