Marilyn Hewett Richberg, 61, of Shallotte, NC died peacefully at home on July 21,2012, after a brief illness.
Born in Southport, NC, Marilyn was the daughter of the late William W. Hewett and Ora Woodard Hewett. She is survived by her husband, Roland K. Richberg (Lanny), daughter, Kelly Smith of Wilmington, son, Joe Mitchell Smith, Jr. his wife, Amy Stephens Smith, and beloved granddaughter, Eliza Dianne Smith, of Shallotte. Two Sisters, Wanda H. Lyles, husband, Homer of Shallotte, Donnie H. Kopp, husband, John of Bolivia and several nieces and nephews.
Marilyn was a graduate of Shallotte High School, Class of 1969. She was a lifelong member of Jennies Branch Baptist Church, where she was the church secretary for nearly 20 years. Marilyn enjoyed traveling and spending time with family and friends.
The family will receive friends 11:00 AM Saturday, July 28, 2012 at Jennies Branch Baptist Church, 5256 Beach Dr. SW, Shallotte, NC with a memorial service to follow at 12:00 PM. Officiating will be Rev. Robbie Stephens.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in honor of Marilyn may be made to Jennies Branch Baptist Church Building Fund.
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Wilmington Funeral and Cremation, 1535 S. 41St Street, Wilmington, NC 28403.