Dewey Abb Stallings, 70, of Wilmington, NC passed away at his place of residence on Thursday, November 16, 2017.
Dewey was commonly referred to by his middle name Abb. Abb was born and raised in Smithfield, NC. He graduated from Smithfield High with the class of 1965. Abb enlisted, and is a veteran of the US Marine Corp. Abb was most recently employed by the US Army Corp of Engineers in Wilmington NC. His career with the Corp spanned over 40 years. His most recent position was Contract Specialist at the Wilmington district. During his service with the Corp, Abb received numerous recognition awards for his outstanding performance. Abb made many friends in the Wilmington area and throughout his travels with the Corp. He will be missed by many near and afar.
Dewey Abb is survived by his two daughters, Rachel Stallings of Wendell, NC and Nicole Stallings of Charlotte, NC. In addition, he is survived by one brother Jimmy (Joby) Stallings of Louisburg, NC and one sister GeorgeAnn Stallings Ricks of Knightdale, NC. His nephews Chris and Jimmy Stallings and niece Noel Yackubowski.
Dewey was predeceased by both parents George A Stallings and Rachel S Stallings of Smithfield, NC.
A private memorial service for immediate family will be at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to the charity of ones choice.
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