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Betty Sauerbrey, born August 16, 1941, passed away after a hard-fought battle with cancer.

Harry S. Pope, 92, of Maco Road in Leland passed away on Monday, August 12, 2019. 

Robert “Bob” Ploe, 87, of Southport and formerly of Las Vegas, Nevada and Northern Virginia, passed peacefully on August 10, 2019 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice & Lifecarecenter in Bolivia.

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.

Dale Conrad Johnson, 69, of Caswell Beach, North Carolina, and previously of Packanack Lake in Wayne, New Jersey passed away peacefully on August 14, 2019.

Terri Moore Smart, 54, of Southport and formerly of Concord, North Carolina died Monday, August 5, 2019.

Kathleen Elise “Kathy” Good, 65, of Southport passed away on August 5, 2019 due to complications of multiple sclerosis.

Robert “Bob” Peter Felber, 83, of Wendell, North Carolina and formerly of Southport, passed away on July 30, 2019 at the Zebulon House in Zebulon, North Carolina.

Everett Bryant Frech was born on December 5, 1925 in Baltimore, and died peacefully on July 22, 2019 in Chapel Hill at the age of 93.

Wanda Elaine Gay Hollis, 68, died on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at SECU Hospice House of Brunswick in Bolivia.

Jackson E. Lewis of Southport, North Carolina and Nantucket, Massachusetts died July 12, 2019.

Anita Ruth Sage, 87, of Oak Island passed away on July 14, 2019.

On Saturday, July 13, 2019, Jane Eva Beckwith Koontz went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.

Michael Paul Brennan, 39, of Southport passed away on July 13, 2019 after several years of declining health and depression. 

Margaret Jane Cooper Clemmons, 85, went to be with her Savior and Lord on Sunday, July 14, 2019 at her home in Bolivia, North Carolina.

On Tuesday, July 9, 2019, Frankie Slaven passed away at age 69.

Ann Rich Gallman, 72, of Southport, passed away June 7, 2019, at the SECU Hospice Home of North Carolina in Pittsboro with her husband, Jim, by her side.

MaryJane Schaefer went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 7, 2019 at the SECU Hospice House of Brunswick.

Jeanne Cook Long, 86, of Winnabow died Friday, July 5, 2019 at her home.

Mrs. Carolyn Apple Rees, 86, of Southport passed away on July 4, 2019.

William Scott Lucas, Sr., age 95, of Oak Island, a loving husband, father and grandfather, departed this life to be with his Lord on Wednesday, July 3, 2019.

Myla Annette Payne, 19, of Supply passed away on Saturday, June 29, 2019.

Susan Snyder Toth, age 72, of Charlotte, North Carolina, passed away peacefully in her sleep on June 22, 2019 at her new home in Charlotte.  

Larry Saunders, 64 of Ripley, West Virginia, passed away Sunday, June 23, 2019 following a sudden illness.

Betty Neisler Timberlake, born January 10, 1924, in Kings Mountain, North Carolina, departed this life June 17, 2019 at home with family and friends in Southport. 

M. Steve Clark, 79, passed away June 14, 2019 at his home in Oak Island.

Sondra Harrington Stark, 85, passed away on June 15, 2019 in Ithaca, New York after a short illness.

St. James resident Barbara Boozer, affectionately known as “BB” or “Beebs,” passed away on June 15, 2019.

Thomas Jackson Winstead, 77, of Oak Island peacefully passed away Thursday, June 13, 2019 at SECU Hospice House of Brunswick while surrounded by his loved ones.

Carolyn Jean Flynn, 75, of St. James, formerly of Chester, New Jersey, passed away on June 12, 2019.

Sue Ellen Lampl, 74, of St. James passed away peacefully on June 9, 2019 at Cary Family Care Senior Living surrounded by her loving family.

Nancy Elizabeth Levin, 93, of Oak Island and formerly of Johnson City, Tennessee, passed away on June 13, 2019.

Peggy Lou Martin Grimes, a beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, passed away peacefully on May 31, 2019 in Welcome, North Carolina at the age of 87. 

Mary Ann Potter, 62, of Wilmington, passed away June 4, 2019.

Robert Curtis Brady, 80, of Oak Island passed away on June 2, 2019.

MacMillian “Rea” Grainger of Atlanta, Georgia, and formerly of Chadbourn and Holden Beach, North Carolina, passed away on Monday, May 27, 2019.

Ruth Fullwood Reaves (“Hazel,” “Hazelene”) of Bolivia passed away on May 20, 2019.

Lynn Miller Martin, 59, of Bolivia, passed away on May 27, 2019.

Brian Vance Underwood, 63, passed away on Sunday, May 26, in Wilmington. 

Nancy Richmond Squire, age 88, of Wilmington and formerly of Southport, passed away May 29, 2019.