William Holland Baker: 1951 to 2018

William Holland Baker, 67, of Manteo, Dare County, died Oct. 5, in the Hock Family Pavilion, a Duke Hospice Facility in Durham. He was the...

James C. Paul Sr.: 1948 to 2018

James C. Paul Sr., 69, of Washington, Beaufort County, and a former resident of Ocracoke, died Sept. 23, in his home. He was the husband...

Renowned cardiologist Joseph Babb: 1939 to 2018

Dr. Joseph Dolby Babb, 79, of Winterville and Ocracoke, died Sept. 6 in a car accident. Born April 16, 1939, in Columbus, Ohio, he was the husband of Margo Babb. He and Margo loved Ocracoke, the island community and visited their island home frequently

Island daughter Julia “Nancy” Gaskins: 1951 to 2018

Ocracoke native Julia “Nancy” Gaskins, 67, died Thursday Sept. 6, 2018. She was married to James Bradford Gaskins. Born Feb. 25, 1951, Nancy was a lifelong...

Carol “Macky” Staton Bell: 1925 to 2018

Carol “Macky” Bell, 93, of Ocracoke died Monday, Sept. 3, in Spring Arbor of The Outer Banks. Born April 19, 1925, she was the only...

NASA scientist Bill Miller: 1940 to 2018

William “Bill” Eugene Miller, 78, died Sunday morning, Sept. 2, in his Ocracoke home after many years of declining health caused by Charcot-Marie-Tooth Syndrome. He...

Walton Leroy “Little Walt” O’Neal Jr.: 1972 to 2018

Walton Leroy “Little Walt” O’Neal Jr., 46, died Saturday (Sept. 1) in his Ocracoke residence. Born July 1, 1972, in St. Petersburg, Florida, he was...

Mark Richard Lukefahr: 1956 to 2018

Mark Richard Lukefahr, 62, died Aug. 28 in his Ocracoke home. Born Feb. 20, 1956, in Detroit, Michigan, he was a son of the late...

Leroy B. O’Neal: 1929 to 2018

Ocracoke native Leroy B. O'Neal, 88, died July 4 in Wilmington, Delaware.  Born Dec. 9, 1929, on Ocracoke, he was the last surviving of nine...

Marcia Hamilton Lacks: 1942 to 2018

Marcia Hamilton Lacks, 76, of Ocracoke, died Wednesday, June 27, in Sentara Albemarle Medical Center. Born April 10, 1942, in Richmond, Virginia, she was...