John Lewis Dillahunt Sr.June 30, 1952 ~ July 18, 2017 (age 65)
Mr. John Lewis Dillahunt Sr., 65 of 1247 Piney Green Road, Jacksonville died July 18, 2017 at his residence. Funeral service will be held 2pm Sunday, July 23, 2017 at Saint Paul AME Zion Church, Saint Paul Loop Road in the Silverdale Community with Rev. William C. Jones, eulogist.
John was reared in the Silverdale Community and attended Silverdale Elementary School and graduated from Swansboro High School. After his schooling he enlisted into the United States Army.
John was preceded in death by his parents, William Young and Addie Gladys Stanley Dillahunt.
He is survived by his sons, John L. Dillahunt, Jr. of Hubert, Henry Hill of Maysville, Harry Jenkins of GA and Darnell Stephens, who he raised as a son of Raleigh; daughters, Jonasina Hill of Jacksonville, and Cassandra Dingle of Maysville, his fiancé, Pamela Stephens of Johnstown; brother, Charlie Dillahunt of Jacksonville; sisters, Barbara Hill and Maybell Jones of Maysville, Dorothy Gibbs and Claudia Hill of Hubert, Rebecca Tootle, Glenda Arnold and Inez Wooten of Jacksonville, and Mary Lewis of Newport News, VA; eighteen grandchildren and one great grandchild.