07/21/13 — LEROY "LEE" W. BELMAIN

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March 7, 1934-July 18, 2013

RED SPRINGS -- Mr. Leroy "Lee" Walter Belmain of Red Springs died Thursday, July 18, 2013, in his home at the age of 79.

Mr. Belmain was born in Ellsworth, Maine on March 7, 1934, to the late Ira and Erna Johnston Belmain.

He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Red Springs and was the owner and operator of Merritt Grocery of Red Springs. He also served in the U.S. Army.

Mr. Belmain is survived by his wife of 53 years, Mary Helen Merritt Belmain of Red Springs; three daughters, Sandy B. Caskey (Mark) and Susan B. Dyer, both of Red Springs, and Sheila B. Atkinson (Donald) of Goldsboro; five grandchildren, Stephanie, Don, Lee, Rachel and Margaret; and five great-grandchildren, Kyrsten, Micheal, Nicholas, Isabella and Ava.

Visitation was 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, July 20, 2013, at Crumpler Funeral Home in Red Springs.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 21, 2013, at First Baptist Church in Red Springs.

Online condolences may be made at www.crumplerfuneralhome.com.


Published in Obituaries on July 21, 2013 10:22 AM