John “Steve” Faulk

October 20, 1948 - November 26, 2014
John “Steve” Faulk


John “Steve” Faulk, age 65, of Wilmington passed away Wednesday, November 26, 2014 after a courageous battle with Amyloidosis.

He was born October 20, 1949 in Wilmington North Carolina the son of John William Faulk and the late Thelma Harker Miller.

Steve was an avid and dedicated fan, historian, and wealth of trivia knowledge when it came to the sport of car racing. He enjoyed spending time at the races in Daytona, playing pool,painting, spending time on the water oystering and claming or driving Legends cars. Steve was a devoted and loving family man who was happiest when he had family surrounding him, especially his grandson who lovingly referred to him as his soul mate.

Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 42 years, Judy H. Faulk; son, Eric Faulk; daughter, Julie Faulk Lewis (Will); grandchildren, Cole Lewis and Haven Lewis; father, John W. Faulk; brothers, Larry Faulk (Terri) and Terry Faulk (Lisa); half-brothers, John and Jimmy; half-sister, Pamela; and numerous other loving family and friends.

The family will receive friends 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM Monday, December 1, 2014 at the Wilmington Funeral Chapel.

A special thanks from the family to Lisa Faulk for her compassionate care and support for Steve throughout his illness.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Lower Cape Fear Hospice Foundation, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401.

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


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  • December 02, 2014
    Ben and Joyce Ingraham says:
    I'm so sorry. We would have been at the services if we had known in time. Ben grew up with them. He will be missed.

  • July 28, 2016
    Kim Frazee lit a candle:
    Lit since July 28, 2016 at 7:54:17 AM

  • November 29, 2014
    Frances Hayes says:
    So sorry for the family loss.I remember Steve we grew up as neighbor .Gone but not forgotten .

  • November 29, 2014
    Sandy and Danny Morris says:
    Judy, Julie, and Eric - We were so sorry to hear of Steve's passing. We have so many great memories of watching the boys play ball together. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

  • November 29, 2014
    Tina Baltezegar says:
    Such a sweet man! I am so sorry for your loss. Your family will be in our prayers.