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

Mr. Brady was born in Rockingham on August 15, 1938, the son of the late Stancil and Esca Little Brady.

He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and became a Certified Public Accountant. His last position was managing a nursing home he had acquired; he managed for 15 years before his retirement.

Robert loved hunting and offshore fishing. He was also a private pilot and flew his own airplane for many years. He owned many boats over the years and was an avid scuba diver. After he retired from the nursing home, he became a licensed charter boat captain and ran charter fishing out of the Southport Marina.

Survivors include his wife of 30 years, Vivian Herren Brady; daughter, Kimberly Weeks of Charlotte; a granddaughter, Lucy Weeks of Charlotte; and a brother, Donald Brady.

At Mr. Brady’s request, there will be no services.

Condolences may be offered online at

Peacock-Newnam & White Funeral Home and Crematory, Southport, N.C.