Charles "Dewey" Dewhirst
06/21/1956 - 12/22/2020
Obituary For Charles "Dewey" Dewhirst
Charles William “Dewey” Dewhirst, Jr., 64, passed away December 22, 2020 at his home after a short illness. He grew up in Jacksonville, NC, he was the loving husband to Wanda Hampstead Dewhirst and the son of the late Charles Dewhirst, Sr. and Betty Balog Dewhirst. He was an employee of The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company and was of the catholic faith. Dewey loved all things water, especially surfing, fishing, tending to his pool. He also loved the outdoors, his dogs and in his spare time he was usually building something.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his step-son Sidney Blake (Tabitha) of Anderson, SC; step-grandchildren, Tristen and Jessica; step-great-granddaughter, Blakely; sisters, Diane Dodge (Kevin) of Stafford, VA, Michelle Dewhirst of Cincinnati, OH, and Susan Deans (David) of Greenville, NC; his brother, Michael Dewhirst of Jacksonville, NC; nieces and nephews, Courtney and Kendall Dodge, Bryan and Tiffany Deans; and special friends, Allison and Fred Squires, Erica and Vic Peralta, and Steve and Annette Kennedy.
A memorial service will be held at a later date, around his birthday.
Online condolences may be made at: www.johnsonfuneralhomes.com
Arrangements are entrusted to Johnson Funeral Home, Jacksonville.
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