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Leroy David Honeycutt


Revised on: 04.15.2018 at 09:56 p.m.

Posted on: 04.15.2018 at 09:54 p.m.

Leroy David Honeycutt, 89, went to be with his Lord Saturday, April 14, 2018 at his residence.

He was the son of the late Martha Walker Nance Honeycutt and John Henry Honeycutt Sr. He was also preceded in death by seven siblings, J.H. Honeycutt Jr., Charles Phillip Honeycutt, Beatrice H. Avant, Alice H. Treadway, Martha H. Dalton, William “Bill” Franklin Honeycutt and an infant sister.

He was a devoted member at Chadbourn Baptist Church for 69 years where he served as a deacon and a reliable greeter at the church. Mr. Honeycutt was a co-founder of J.H. Honeycutt & Sons Produce in Chadbourn; a member of Chadbourn Fire and Rescue Department for more than 65 years where he also served currently on the board of directors of the Klondyke Fire Department.

The family will receive friends from 1:30–3 p.m. Tuesday, April 17 at Chadbourn Baptist Church. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 17 at the church with Rev. David Crumpler officiating.

To cherish his memory, he leaves his wife of 69 years, Doris Jewell Butler Honeycutt of the home; one daughter, Ann Honeycutt of Chadbourn; two grandchildren, Mark Peterson and Julie Nobles and her husband, Greg, both of Wilmington; and one great-granddaughter, Mia Grace Nobles of Wilmington.

Memorials may be made to Chadbourn Baptist Church, 405 Howard Street, Chadbourn, N.C. 28431.

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