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Joseph Milton Styron

October 2, 1958 ~ July 7, 2019 (age 60)

Joseph "Joe Milt" Milton Styron, of Davis, passed away Sunday, July 7, 2019 at Vidant Medical Center.

His funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 11, 2019, at Munden Funeral Home, officiated by Rev. Rusty Willis. Interment will follow at the Murphy Family Cemetery, Davis, NC with Rev. Jimmy Mercer officiating.

Joe Milt was a member of Smyrna Pentecostal Holiness Church and was also a member of the Tuesday Men’s Fellowship Group in Davis, where he enjoyed fellowship with the men of his community. From an early age, he loved the water and was blessed to spend most of his life as a commercial fisherman. In later years, he received his Merchant Marine Credential AB (Able Bodied Seaman), and worked as a Drag Tender for B & B Dredging.

He is survived by his wife, Carrie Ann Styron of the home; daughter, Bethany JoAlison Styron of the home; son, Joseph “Joey” Milton Styron, Jr. of Wilmington; mother, Ruby Brewer Styron of Davis; sister, Helen Styron Taylor and husband Terry of Adams Creek; special nieces and nephews, Marie Riley of Wilmington, Lynn Carter of Coinjock and Lacy Austin Jr. of Kinston and their families.

He was preceded in death by  his father, Milton Styron.

Family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at Munden Funeral Home. The family will also receive friends at the family home in Davis.

Flowers are welcome, or memorial donations may be sent to Davis Original Free Will Baptist Church at P.O. Box 74, Davis, NC 28524.

Family and friends are welcome to submit online condolences at

Arrangements by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory in Morehead City, NC. 

Donations may be made to:

Davis Original Free Will Baptist Church
P.O. Box 74, Davis NC 28524

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