Anthony Adam Corbett

July 23, 1991 - April 22, 2020
Anthony Adam Corbett


Anthony Adam Corbett, age 28, of Castle Hayne, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 22, 2020.

He was born in Wilmington, NC on July 23, 1991, the son of Anthony Carl Corbett and Lisa McLamb Corbett.

He was Baptized at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in 1991, the godson of Bryan Bianco and Patricia Shemo.

Adam was preceded in death by his father Anthony Carl Corbett; paternal grandparents LB and Yvonne Shepard and step-grandfather Nevin Brewer.

He is survived by his mother Lisa Nevarez of Wilmington, NC; sisters Elisa Nevarez of Rocky Point, NC and Savanna Corbett of Harrells, NC and a wonderful step-dad Larry Nevarez of Rocky Point, NC. Adam is also survived by his grandparents Dominic and Lessie Bianco of Castle Hayne, NC and grandmother Lydia Brewer; uncle Danny and aunt Patty of Leland, NC, aunt Linda Bradshaw and uncle Gene of Clinton, NC, uncle Rodney McLamb and his wife Michelle of Castle Hayne and uncle Bryan Bianco and his wife Mendy of Burgaw, NC; many cousins and special friends Jose Macias, Will Brown, Jeremy Flores and Robby Owens.

Adam served his country for five years with honor and distinction as an Aviation Boatswain’s Mate-3, in the United States Navy. During his enlistment he was deployed for nine months aboard the Wasp-class Amphibious Assault Ship, USS Essex. After he was discharged he worked for Skipper’s Well Drilling Service and was attending Cape Fear Community College, where he was to graduate this semester.

Adam loved his family, friends, fishing, disc golf, corn-hole and especially his dog “Niko”. He was a loyal son, brother, grandson, nephew, cousin and friend. He will be sorely missed by all who knew him. Until we meet again in Heaven.

In lieu of flowers memorials made to his family at 104 Michael Drive, Castle Hayne, NC 28429, in loving memory of Adam, would be greatly appreciated.

The family will gather at a visitation on Sunday from 2:00pm till 3:00pm at the Wilmington Funeral Chapel. A funeral service will follow at 3:00pm. Friends may call or visit at other times at Memaw and Pop’s home.

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

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Sunday, April 26, 2020
3:00 PM

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Sunday, April 26, 2020
2:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Wilmington, NC 28403
910-791-9099

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  • April 25, 2020
    Patti Cain says:
    Sending love and light.

  • April 27, 2020
    Spiro Harbelis says:
    You were my best friend and brother coming up in the Navy and even after.. I’ll never forget you Adam.. we been through a lot.. and I also learned a lot from you. You were one of the most headstrong and fearless dudes I even met.. and I always looked up to those qualities in you.. until we meet again brother!

  • April 26, 2020
    Don says:
    Very sorry your loss. He will be greatly missed. I've known Adam through his time in service. He was nothing but compassionate, a helping hand, and loved the people he was around. Noone could ask for a better dude to serve with. I wouldn't be who I am today because of him. I will keep the memories close through my journey in the special operations community that we both dreamed of being part of. Til Valhalla brother.

  • April 26, 2020
    Pat Shemo says:
    My Dearest Adam: Even though I cannot be with you and your family physically today, (during these unprecedented times), You will be in my thoughts, prayers, and certainly my heart, forever! RIP...My Godson

  • April 25, 2020
    Paul David lit a candle:
    Lit since April 25, 2020 at 4:25:10 PM