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Donald Earl Lockhart

July 20, 1930 ~ August 1, 2019 (age 89)

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Donald Earl Lockhart, 89, of Beaufort, passed away Thursday, August 01, 2019 at his home.

Mr. Lockhart served in the US Army as a cook and was a master carpenter.

A graveside service will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday, August 4, 2019 at Ocean View Cemetery with Jay Noe officiating.

He is survived by his three daughters, Laura Gillikin and husband, Larry of Bettie; Edith Riffe of Beaufort; Donna Jane Gray Lockhart of Beaufort; four granddaughters, Kimberly Peppers and husband, Johnathan of Stacy; Shannon Nelson and husband, Anthony Jr. of Bettie; Kyndal Respers of Havelock; Jenny Moore of Beaufort; two grandsons, Will Riffe of Marlton, NJ; Caleb Strickland of Morehead City; seven great granddaughters, Ava Piner, Arin Piner, Ashlyn Nelson; Kenli Peppers, Karsyn Peppers, Rebecca Moore, Arianna Respers; three great grandsons, Christopher Nelson, Kalel Hunt, Jaxon Hunt; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Edith Ann Lockhart and daughter, Rebecca Riffe and son in law, Madison Riffe.

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Arrangements by Noe Funeral Service, Inc. of Beaufort, NC.

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Graveside Service
August 4, 2019

2:00 PM
Ocean View Cemetery
Ann Street & Broad Street
Beaufort, NC 28516

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