Francis Lewis Nye

May 7, 1938 - October 23, 2007
Francis Lewis Nye


Frank Nye, 69, of Bolton died Tuesday October 23, 2007 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCare Center.

Born in Columbus County April 4, 1938, the son of the late Graham David and Ester Mitchell Nye. Minister, Philosopher, Historian, Politician and Artist disguised as a Brick Mason; loved by many, friend to all.

Surviving are a son Frank Nye, Jr and wife Dori of Wilmington; brother Benny Nye of Lake Waccamaw; Grandchildren Cayla, Camden, and Conan Nye of Wilmington.

A Celebration of Life service will be 3:30 P.M Saturday November 3, 2007 at Shiloh United Methodist Church, Old Lake Road off highway 211 N. Bolton.

Memorials may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice 2222 S. 17th Street Wilmington, NC 28401

Wilmington Burial and cremation Service 1535 S. 41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403. Phone: 910.791.9099


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  • October 25, 2007
    Don and Gayle Christman says:
    Frank, Dori and Family, We are sorry for the loss of your father. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult ime. Gayle and Don Christman

  • October 29, 2007
    Ruth and Jay Jordan says:
    Dear Frankie and Dori, Jay and I both send heartfelt condolences to you and your kids. We know how close you were to your dad. We'll keep you in our prayers. Ruth

  • October 29, 2007
    Roy and Joeita Strickland says:
    Frank, Dori and Family, We were saddened to hear of the passing of your Dad.Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time and always.