Archie McLeod, Jr.

February 12, 1951 - August 10, 2018
Archie McLeod, Jr.

Archie Hilburn McLeod Jr.,age 67, of Hampstead, passed away Friday, August 10, 2018 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCareCenter.

Archie was born at Fort Dix, NJ on February 12, 1951 the son of the late Archie Hilburn McLeod, Sr. and Susan Alice Buie McLeod. He was retired from DuPont as a chemical engineer and was working at Pine Valley United Methodist Church until his health would not permit and where he and his wife are devoted long time members. He grew up in Robinson County and moved to Wilmington in 1969 where he and his wife made there home, and raised there family.

Surviving are his wife of 44 years Shirley Burnside McLeod; son, Daniel Jason McLeod and wife Jessica of Ft. Mill, SC; daughters, Kelly M. Bourgeois and husband Todd and Maggie M. Johnson and husband Jake, all of Wilmington; sisters, Catherine J. Perrell and Marcia E. Pinyan, both of Charlotte, and Mary Anne Crawford of Wilmington; grandchildren, Rowan McLeod, Olivia Bourgeois, and Dawson Johnson.

Funeral Services will be conducted 11:00 AM Monday, August 13, 2018 at Pine Valley United Methodist Church with Reverend Dr. Timothy Reaves officiating. A reception will follow the service at which time the family will greet friends.

Burial is set to follow at 4:00 PM in the family burial plot at Philadelphus Presbyterian Church Cemetery, 4520 Buie-Philadelphus Road in Pembroke, NC 28372.

Please, in lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that memorials be sent to Pine Valley UMC in his honor, to continue God’s work via www.tmcfunding.com.

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  • August 11, 2018
    Jack Gregory says:
    With deepest sympathies for your loss. Archie was a wonderful and helpful cousin to all of us in his extended family. We remember him with the greatest fondness from our time together in our childhood, to the many kindnesses he did to the Buie side of our family over the years.

  • August 12, 2018
    Dennis Marshall lit a candle:
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  • August 12, 2018
    Michael and Maria White says:
    We are so sorry to learn of Abie's passing. Our deepest sympathy. We have many wonderful memories of great moments shared with Abie and Shirley. Know that our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  • August 13, 2018
    Donnie and Cheryl Prevatte says:
    Was saddened to hear of Archie's passing. Can't think of a nicer person to have had the privilege of knowing. We are so sorry for the heart-breaking loss your family has suffered.