Allison Faye Thorpe

September 29, 1956 - August 1, 2014
Allison Faye Thorpe

Allison Faye Thorpe, age 57 of Rocky Point and formerly of Wilmington passed away Friday, August 1, 2014 at the Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCare Center.

She was born in Wilmington, NC on September 29, 1956. Her parents were Jim Thorpe and Faye Beatty Thorpe.

Allison grew up in Wilmington and graduated from New Hanover High School, Class of 1974. She attended East Carolina University where she studied Art and History. Allison was a talented artist, she enjoyed music, designing and making pottery, gardening, and was a professional landscape designer.

She is survived by her sister, Wanda Thorpe of Rocky Point along with aunts, uncles, cousins, many friends and her cat “Sookie”.

Celebration of Life ceremony will be held 2 PM Saturday, August 9, 2014 at Wilmington Funeral Chapel officiated by Certified Life Celebrant Noni Sanders. The family will see friends an hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations to Lower Cape Fear Hospice Foundation, 1414 Physicians Dr., Wilmington, NC 28401.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099


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  • August 03, 2014
    Elsie Wms says:
    Dear Wanda, so sad to know of Allison's passing. The times spent w/you&Allison&your Mother will always be remembered& I am honored by you&Allison calling me your Adoptive Aunt. Rest in Peace Allison...until we meet again

  • August 04, 2014
    Nina Johnston says:
    Dear Wanda, So very sorry to hear the sad news of Allison's passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Nina

  • August 04, 2014
    April L Ramsey says:
    Wanda so sorry for your loss. Allison was such a sweet and free spirited person. We will all miss her. Prayers you and your family during this difficult time. God Bless

  • August 04, 2014
    Carla and Chris Peterson says:
    Wanda: Our prayers and thoughts are with you. If you need us for anything, please call us.

  • August 05, 2014
    Missy Beatty says:
    Wanda I just wanted you to know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. If there is anything at all that I can do to help please do not hesitate to let me know. Cyle and the babies send their love as well. Hope to see you soon!!! We love you to the moon and back always and forever!!!!