Gene Martin Farlow

May 26, 1950 - January 18, 2020
Gene Martin Farlow

Gene Martin Farlow went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, Saturday January 18, 2020.

He was born on May 26, 1950 to JC and Kathleen (Williams) Farlow. He was a native of Greensboro NC. He made his home in Carolina Beach for the last 25 years.

He was preceded in death by son Joseph (Joey) Farlow, his parents, brother Morris Farlow and sister Josie Marshburn. He is survived by wife Elizabeth (Betsy) Farlow, daughter Elizabeth Farlow Dodson and her husband Kevin, grandchildren Blake, Mattie, Owen, Maci and Chase. Brothers, Harold Farlow and wife Luisa, Bruce Farlow and wife Cindy, Phil Farlow and wife Mary, Gary Farlow and one sister Gail Farlow as well as many nieces and nephews.

He was a member of Seaside Chapel, Carolina Beach. Thank you to Hospice and all his caregivers during his illness.

The family will receive friends at a visitation to be held on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, from 1:00 pm till 2:00 pm at the Seaside Chapel, 105 Dow Rd S, Carolina Beach, NC 28428. A Service to Celebrate Gene’s life will follow at 2:00 pm.

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


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  • January 21, 2020
    Marie Williams says:
    I am so sorry for your loss, Harold and Luisa. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  • January 21, 2020
    Nolan Williams says:
    Harold- Debbie and I are so sorry to hear about the loss of your brother, Gene.. I always say-remember the good times, the smiles, and the laughs, and your brother will be with you always.

  • January 21, 2020
    Carol and Rod says:
    Harold and Louisa, I am so sorry for the loss of your brother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ❤️

  • January 21, 2020
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  • January 22, 2020
    Dianne Horne says:
    So sorry for your loss. Gene is no longer in pain but rejoicing with the Lord. Prayers for you all in the coming days.