James Donald Carawan II

October 15, 2022
James Donald Carawan II

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  James Donald “Shorty” Carawan II, 47, of Wilmington, was called home to the Lord on Saturday, October 15, 2022 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.
 He was born in Wilmington, April 17, 1975, a son of Linda Julien Johnson of Wilmington and the late James Donald Carawan of Wilmington.
 Besides his mother Linda, he is survived by his sister, Marsha Matthews of Wilmington and his Step-Father Don Johnson, 4 Aunts, 2 Uncles, and his Grandma Erica Julien. He also had numerous cousins, honorary nieces and nephews and friends that loved him very much.
He spent most of his time in Wilmington , He also spent time in Mooresville, NC . He was a 1993 Graduate of John T Hoggard High School in Wilmington and also attended Cape Fear Community College.
He loved going to car shows, working on cars and going to concerts. He was a die-hard NC State Fan, He also loved spending his time with his precious fur baby Ellie Mae
Memorials can be made in his honor to New Hanover Humane Society, 2405 N 23rd Street, Wilmington, NC 28401
 No funeral service is planned at this time , A Celebration of Life will be scheduled at a later date.

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  • February 22, 2023
    Bill Gore says:
    Jamie you were a great friend. You will be missed. We had a lot of adventures growing up in the same neighborhood, going to scouts together, taking trips. I’ll see you again my friend.

  • October 26, 2022
    Amy Tribou says:
    Will miss Jamie, I knew you since at least Roland-Grise. Used to come and visit you at home after your surgeries when you were in those casts. You will be missed.

  • October 19, 2022
    Chastity Nickoles and Family says:
    There are no words to describe the heartbreak my family is feeling right now. Shorty we love u so much, you have been such a HUGE part of our lives the past 14 years. Heaven got another great one. See u soon . We love u Short Dog

  • October 19, 2022
    Beth says:
    I have always thought of Jamie as my “baby” cousin but being there with all of his friends I realize that he was truly a “big” man. He will always be my younger cousin but I will remember the man.

  • October 19, 2022
    Linda Dittmer Marett says:
    Linda, I am so sorry to hear of Jamie’s passing. My thought and prayers are with you and the family.