Archie “Buddy” Kelly Britt, age 82 of Evergreen, finished his journey here on earth on Sunday, February 17, 2019 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington.
A native of Robeson County, he was born on August 31, 1936 to the late Kelly Britt and Cella Britt. He was also preceded in death his previous wife, Betty Lou Britt and two sons, James W. Britt and Roger Dale Britt. He was also preceded in death by three siblings, Harold Britt, Eddie Britt and Leslie Britt.
Funeral services honoring Buddy’s life, will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at Sandhill Baptist Church, officiated by Pastor Johnny Bruce and Reverend Darrell Hester officiating. Interment will follow in the Meadowbrook Cemetery, Lumberton.
A time of visitation will be held from 1:30 pm until time of the service on Tuesday at Sandhill Baptist Church, in Lumberton.
Buddy leaves behind his beloved wife, Annie Mae H. Britt of the home; five children, Betty Jean Hunt (Johnny), Archie Kelly Britt, Jr (Ruth), Debbie Oxendine (Trent), Eddie Britt, and Lori Britt all of Lumberton; step-children, Jo Ann Nobles (Greg) of Chadbourn and Michael Bass (Ginger) of Nakina; siblings, Jay Britt (Betty) of Rennert, Wayne Britt (Jane) of Rennert, Bert Britt of Ohio, Peggy Walters (Gerald) of Rennert and Ella Ree Jackson of Lumberton; several grand and great-grandchildren.
Worthington Funeral Home in Chadbourn is serving the family.