Barbara Lynn Williamson Stophel, 70, died Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, at her residence. She was the daughter of the late Aubrey Williamson and Ethel Edwards Williamson and was preceded in death by a sister, Patty Finberg.
She was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church in Whiteville. She was a Registered Nurse for more than 43 years where she worked with Davis Healthcare for 37 years.
A memorial service will be announced after the COVID-19 has cleared. McKenzie Mortuary of Whiteville is serving the family.
Survivors include her husband, Michael Dixon Stophel of Wilmington; two sons, Brent Stophel (Chandi) of Burgaw and Michael Dixon Stophel Jr. (Lisa) of Rocky Point; two brothers, Tony Williamson (Faye) of Whiteville and Wayne Edwards (Karen) of Wilmington; two granddaughters, Dara Stophel and McKenzie Collins; two grandsons, Ronan Stophel and Tyler Collins; and several nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to Westminster Presbyterian Church, 307 S. Franklin St., Whiteville, N.C. 28472 or Lower Cape Fear Life-Care, 206 Warrior Trail, Whiteville, N.C. 28472.