Connie Simon of Southport, North Carolina passed at the age of 94 on July 22, 2021.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Joel David Tedford, 67, of Oak Island, North Carolina and formerly of Middlesex, North Carolina and Atlanta, Georgia, died Saturday, July 17, 2021 at his residence among family.

Katherine E. “Kathy” Railo, RN, age 76, of Southport, North Carolina passed into God’s hands after a brief illnes on Wednesday, July 21, 2021.

Rev. Mark Owens, 91, of Holden Beach, North Carolina died on Thursday, July 8, 2021.

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Richard “Dick” Allan Barrett, 75, of St. James, North Carolina peacefully passed away at his home in Southport on July 8, 2021. Dolores, his wife and best friend for nearly 50 years, was by his side.

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Wendy Susan Davies passed away in her home in Southport, North Carolina, on July 8, 2012.

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Gail Lewis Mallory was called home to our Lord on June 24, 2021.

Gail Lewis Mallory was called home to our Lord on June 24, 2021.

David Wayne Sellers, 72, of Sanford, North Carolina, and formerly of Bolivia, North Carolina, died Monday, July 5, 2021 at his residence.

Mary Ellis Luper died in her home on July 3, 2021. She had fought ALS for almost seven years.

Wesley Stuart Gescat, age 48, of Southport passed away on Saturday, July 3, 2021. Wesley was born February 21, 1973 to Richard Gescat and Patricia Garner.

William “Bill” Davis was born in the small town of Salem, West Virginia, on January 7, 1935. He was the second of the four Davis boys who lived on the farm and helped run the General Store. His mom was a teacher, and his dad went off to war for a number of years. Bill was a hard working boy …

Jeffrey Raymond Stephenson, age 67, of Boiling Spring Lakes, North Carolina passed away on Friday, the eighteenth of June, 2021 after a short illness.

On June 20, 2021, Jerad Wilson Swain, 36, of Southport, North Carolina walked into the arms of Jesus.

Mr. Loy David Buff, 85, of Oak Island and formerly of Charlotte and Morganton, North Carolina, passed away Thursday, June 17, 2021 at Azalea Health & Rehab Center in Wilmington, North Carolina.

Richard Arnold Gallotta died peacefully at home on June 17, 2021, of heart disease.

Norman Francis Wheeler, Jr. of Southport left this life on October 26, 2020, at Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCare Center in Bolivia after battling Alzheimer’s for the last several years. His wife Priscilla and eldest son Kirk were by his side.

James Fritts Broadway, 85, of Oak Island, North Carolina passed away on June 12, 2021.

Otis Clyde Adams, 90, passed away on June 10, 2021 in Oak Island, North Carolina.

Linda Faye Pugh, 78, of Leland passed away June 3, 2021.

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Ann Marie Zalewski, 81, of Wilmington, NC, died April 1, 2021 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center Orthopedic Hospital.

Harold Geddie, 76, passed away peacefully on May 31, 2021.

Dennis Dale Robbins, 62, of Southport died Saturday, May 29, 2021 at Novant Health of Brunswick.

Robert Gregory Ludwig (Bob/Bobby) departed this life peacefully on May 27, 2021, surrounded by his loving family.

Jimmy “Jim” Clark Marlow, Sr., 87, passed away peacefully at his home in Concord surrounded by his family on May 27, 2021.

Elizabeth “Betsy” Medlin Duncan, 84, of Southport passed away into the loving arms of her savior Jesus Christ on May 28, 2021.

Trudy Gail Wescott, 73, of Bolivia, North Carolina passed away on Tuesday the twenty fifth of May 2021 following a lengthy illness.

George Harrison Frink, Sr. was a son, grandson, brother, husband, father, grandfather, uncle, cousin, brother-in-law and friend affectionately known by all as “Tubby,” “Slack,” “G-Man,” and “Pop-Pop.” Tubby made his peaceful transition on Thursday, May 6, 2021 at 4:44 p. m.

Vesta Jean Tarvin, age 62, of Southport, North Carolina passed away on Monday, May 31, 2021.

Annis Caroline Viola, 85, of Boiling Spring Lakes passed away on May 30, 2021.

There will be a funeral mass for Jeanette “Scooter” Raby, who passed away on February 25, 2021, at noon on Friday, May 28, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church on Dosher Cut Off Road in Southport.

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Gary H. Westhausen was born March 14, 1932 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada to Gustav H. and Florence M. Bishop Westhausen. He passed away on May 15, 2021.

Rose Orlando Minett, 94, of Southport passed away on May 13, 2021.

Susan K. Dinsdale of Raleigh, North Carolina passed away the morning of Monday, March 29, 2021 in Raleigh after a sudden illness.

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Robert William Kohlmeyer passed away on May 2, 2021, at the age of 88 in Fairfax County, Virginia.

Tamara Crolley Miles, 76, of Rock Hill, South Carolina, passed away on May 3, 2021 in St. James Plantation, Southport, North Carolina.

Gene Garland Evans, Sr., 79, of Shallotte died May 5, 2021 at his home following his battle with cancer.

Sister Betty Davis, 75, of Spring Lake, North Carolina, passed away on April 26, 2021.

Barbara Smith Jenkins, 90, of Black Mountain and formerly of Oak Island, North Carolina, passed away Thursday, April 29, 2021.

John Joseph Sullivan, 85, of Southport, North Carolina passed away peacefully in his sleep on April 20, 2021.