Johnny Howard French

June 28, 1946 - March 4, 2014
Johnny Howard French

“Frenchie”
Johnny Howard French, age 67, of Winnabow, NC passed away Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at SECU Hospice House of Brunswick.

He was the son of the late Violet R. Willis Hewett. He is preceded in death by two brothers, William J. Stutzenburg, Sr. and David L. Hewett, Jr.

Surviving are two daughters, Leslie Keel and Dana Ganey; six grandchildren and one great grandson. He also leaves behind two sisters with who he made his home, Kay Hewett Watkins and Jessie Hewett Jackson; and a brother, Roy S. Stutzenburg of Wilmington, NC.

Johnny’s love for fishing and golfing has gained him numerous friends thru the years along with his nickname “Frenchie”.

His family has decided a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date where his ashes are to be scattered at his beloved Carolina Beach.

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


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  • March 05, 2014
    Cheryl Wilson says:
    Aunt Kay and Peewee, I'm so sorry to hear about Johnny. If you need please call. I Love you both. You're always in my thoughts and prayers. Love Cheryl

  • March 06, 2014
    Lou & Jim says:
    So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.