Mr. Dewey Franklin Britt, Jr., 59, of Eagle Springs, died Thursday, March 4, 2021 at his home surrounded by his family. A graveside memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 11:00 am at Pleasant View Friends Church cemetery with Rev. Kenneth McNeill presiding.
Dewey was born in Montgomery County, NC in 1961, son of the late Dewey F. Britt, Sr., and Blanche Maness Britt. He proudly served his country in the United States Navy as an Aviation Machinists Mate (AD3). He worked for Charles Phillips Plumbing for many years. He was known to work all the time but did enjoy time with his family and friends. He loved animals and the outdoors. He was a friend to everyone he met and will be missed by many. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by brothers-in-law, Lester Cockman and Charles Warren; sister-in-law Dianne Powers and sister Laverne Cockman.
He is survived by two sisters, Annette Caldwell, (David Joyce) of Asheboro and Vera Warren of Robbins; one brother, Walter Powers of North Myrtle Beach, SC.; nieces and nephews, Brooke Nelson( Edwin),Brandon Nelson, Skye, Ella and Mason and his special dog, Lulu.
The family has requested that donations be made in his honor to Animal Advocates of Moore County P.O. Box 3399 Pinehurst, N.C. 28374 or the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network 1500 Rosecrans Ave. Suite 200 Manhattan Beach, California 90266.
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