William Marshburn, 73, of Marshallberg, passed away on Friday, March 19, 2021 at Carteret Health Care of Morehead City.
William served in the US Air force for four years and was stationed in several foreign countries and Vietnam. He later retired from NADEP, Cherry Point after 37 years. After retirement, he worked for the US Post Office and as a Security Guard at Carteret Community College. He was presently working security at Aviation Fuel Terminal on Radio Island. His greatest job was being a “Pop Pop” to his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. One of his favorite past times was watching his grandsons play ball, Desmond and Dexter, no matter how far they would travel to play baseball, they always could count on Pop Pop to be there. His grandson Caleb would wrestle and sure enough Pop was there. His grandson CJ would play football at ECU and Pop would be there in his Purple and Gold, they all could count on their Pop Pop to be their biggest Fan! He also loved to hunt and fish.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday at Noe-Brooks Funeral Home of Morehead City. The family will receive friends from 1:00 to 1:45 Friday at the Funeral Home.
The service will be lived stream through Facebook ~ Follow this link https://fb.me/e/23Z7pJXk2
He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Barbara Hill Marshburn of Marshallberg; son, Robin and spouse, Sonjia Garner of Beaufort; son, Joe Garner of Marshallberg; daughter, Susan Alvarado and fiancé, Greg Edgerton of Morehead City; sister, Eloise Nicholas; grandchildren, Caleb Alvarado, CJ and spouse, Madison Struyk, Desmond and spouse, Kari Garner, Dexter and spouse, Brandi Garner, and Kayla Garner; great grandchildren, Alise Garner, Harrison Garner and Hindrix Garner; brother in laws, Thomas Hill of Florida and Terry Fulford of Beaufort; one sister in law, Martha Fulford of Beaufort; and a special uncle, Dallas Hill; several nieces and nephews; and his beloved pets.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Madison and Eloise Marshburn; son, Jamie Meyer.
In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to the Carteret County Humane Society, 853 Hibbs Rd. Newport, NC 28750.
Condolences and life tributes may be sent to the family at firstname.lastname@example.org
Arrangements by Noe-Brooks Funeral Home and Crematory of Morehead City, NC.