Lonnie Paul Faircloth
Lonnie Paul Faircloth, 56, of Creedmoor passed away Tuesday, March 15,2022 at Duke Regional in Durham.
Lonnie was born on August 20,1965 in Sampson County to Earl Junior Faircloth and the late Dorthea Hall Faircloth. He grew up in Roseboro and graduated from high school in 1983. He went into the Marines after graduation and served in the Marines until June 10, 1994. Lonnie was in Desert Storm and was a 2nd Assault Amphibian Vehicle Crewmember. He was a Corrections Officer for the Federal Bureau of Prisons in Butner, North Carolina for 20 years. He retired from the prison in September 2019.
Lonnie loved to hunt, fish, golf and talk to his many friends and family whom he cherished many memories with. He did not know a stranger. Everyone was his friend and he loved dogs. He is survived by 2 Chihuahuas, Pepper, 15 and Boots, 10.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, March 23,2022 at 2:00 PM at Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor officiated by Pastor Eddie Smith.
Lonnie is survived by his wife, Carmen Thompson Faircloth; his three children, Danyel Farmer and spouse, Chris Farmer, Sarah Faircloth and Austin Faircloth; two grandchildren, Sayde Jones and Declan Farmer; his sister Rosa Faye Bullard and spouse Henry Bullard; his brother Frankie Faircloth and spouse, Lorie Faircloth and his father Earl Faircloth and spouse Gayle Faircloth.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, March 23,2022 from 12:30 – 1:45 PM at Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor.
In lieu of flowers donations are appreciated for the Diabetes Association at https://www.diabetes.org/diabetes/donation/
A memorial service will also be held in Roseboro, NC at a later day and time yet to be determined.