Donald Wesley Faircloth
Donald Wesley Faircloth, 83, of Oxford passed away Thursday, October 7,2021 at Universal Healthcare.
Donald Was born in Bladen County to the late George Barney Faircloth and Mary Elizabeth Downing. He served in the Army National Guard and in the United States Air Force and retired as an Oxford Police Officer.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, October 16, 2021 at 2:00 PM at Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford. A private burial will be held in the Briar Branch Baptist Church Cemetery in Elizabethtown, NC.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his wife, Minnie Jackson Faircloth; two daughters, Kim Ketchum of Yazoo, MS and Lynnette Miller of Salisbury MD; two sisters, Ann Dowless of Hampton Roads, VA, Frances Watson of Durham; four grandchildren, Bryce Ketchum of Yazoo, MS, April Ketchum of Yazoo, MS, Josh Owens (Holly) of Salisbury, MD and Jennifer Hill (Robert) of Salisbury MD; three step-children, Wayne Jackson of Oxford, NC, Patsy Jackson of Oxford, NC and Larry Jackson of Henderson, NC; four step-grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a sister, Avaleen Ray and a brother, Claybourne Faircloth.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Concord Baptist Church, 2509 E. Lyon Station Rd., Creedmoor, NC 27522 or to Kindred Hospice, 136 Roxboro Rd., Oxford, NC 27565.