Carl Fullwood

April 15, 1933 - May 5, 2015
Carl Fullwood


Carl Wesley Fullwood, age 82 , of Wilmington, NC passed away Tuesday May 5, 2015.

Carl was born in Wilmington on April 15, 1933 to the late John Warren and Mildred Thompson Fullwood.

His career was spent with the Atlantic Coastline, CSX Railroad in Jacksonville, FL, Richmond, VA, Louisville, KY, and Mobile, AL. He served in the North Carolina, National Guard.

Surviving are his wife of 57 years, Rebecca Lynn Jones Fullwood; daughter Elizabeth “Beth” Fullwood and granddaughter Christa Fullwood, all of Wilmington; brother Larry Fullwood of Marlow Bucks, England; and sister Mildred Johansen of Seattle, Washington, plus many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

His funeral will be held 11:00 AM, Thursday, May 7, 2015, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 6650 Carolina Beach Road, Wilmington, with Rev. John McGee officiating. Visitation following the service. A private burial will take place.

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


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  • May 05, 2015
    Patricia Ray says:
    So sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. I remember meeting him at Allen and Joann's. Treasure the memories!

  • May 07, 2015
    cindy reed says:
    He was a giant of a man...always in your corner, always encouraging, kind and patient. He loved his whole family very much, and his love for you guys could be seen on his face whenever he looked at you or spoke to you or mentioned you. It was an honor to be around him! Love to you all!!