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June 2, 1971 - May 21, 2007

DUDLEY -- Dennis Carroll Poythress Jr., 35, died Monday at his home in Sneads Ferry. He was a native of the Mount Olive/Dudley area of Wayne County and was a long distance truck driver.

Graveside services will be 3 p.m. Thursday at Calypso Cemetery in Calypso.

Survived by his wife, Shela Wallace of the home; stepson, Austin Brewer of Sneads Ferry; parents, Dennis C. and Jo Ann Gardner Poythress of Dudley; three children, Billy and Mercedes, both of Wisconsin, and Matt of Jacksonville; his parents-in-law, Curtis R. and Lucille Daniels of Snow Hill.

The family welcomes friends and relatives to the residence of his parents at 125 Kelly Springs Road, Dudley.

Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. tonight at Tyndall's Funeral Home in Mount Olive.


Published in Obituaries on May 23, 2007 1:46 PM