Durwood Elbridge Bostic, Jr., 60, of Goldsboro and formerly of Atkinson passed from his earthly life on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at his home.
He was born April 2, 1959 in Wilmington, the son of the late Durwood Elbridge and Margaret Catherine Butler Bostic. Also remember is his sister, Janice Marie Whitfield who preceded Durwood in death.
Durwood is survived by his beloved wife, Kathryn Baltzegar Bostic; sister, Linda Sue Bostic; nieces, Sherri Elixson and Christy Grider; and many extended family and friends.
For many years, Durwood was a volunteer with Wayne County Red Cross, often traveling to distant destinations in the United States to help with disaster relief projects. Durwood was a kind, thoughtful and generous man who loved his family, his community and his country. Having a delightful and humorous personality won Durwood many friends and lasting friendships. For relaxation and fun, Durwood enjoyed woodworking, outdoor grilling and cooking. Durwood’s presence on this earth will be greatly missed and leaves a big hole in our hearts.
A memorial service will be 4:00 p.m. Friday, August 23, 2019 at Quinn-McGowen Funeral Home Burgaw Chapel with the Rev. Merrell McKoy conducting the service. Following the service, the family will receive friends at the funeral home.
Flowers will be welcomed and in honor and memory of Durwood memorial gifts may be given to a charity of one’s choice.
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