Myra “Faye Honey” Philyaw

February 28, 1939 ~ January 10, 2022 (age 82)

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Myra “Faye Honey” Philyaw, 82, of Morehead City, formerly of New Bern, passed away Monday, January 10, 2022, at Cherry Point Bay Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. 

Her memorial service will be held at 12 p.m., Thursday, January 13th, at Munden Funeral Home in Morehead City, officiated by Rev. Rick Smith. For those unable to attend, the service can be viewed through her obituary page on Munden Funeral Home’s website. The service will remain on the Funeral Home website for 90 days.    (See link below for the Service Bulletin including the Order of Service.)

Faye was born in Aurora, North Carolina to the late Josephus and Evelyn Deal. She grew up on a farm in South Creek, NC. She lived in New Bern, NC for many years then relocated to Carteret County in 2019. Besides her family, she loved reading the newspaper while drinking a Pepsi.

She is survived by her daughter, Stephanie Philyaw Davis of Morehead City; son, John David Philyaw of Chocowinity; sisters, Julia Capshaw (Ron) of New Bern, Joleene Lupton (Mack) of Raleigh, and Brenda Deal of Newport; brother, Myron Francis Deal (Robin) of Apex; grandchildren, Nicholas Davis of Clayton and John Ross Philyaw of Bayboro; daughter-in-law, Lisa Bain of Bayboro and her children, Julia Bain and Karleigh Bain; along with numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bobby Philyaw and sister, Shirley Flowers.

Family and friends are welcome to submit online condolences at

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

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 Service Program


Memorial Service
January 13, 2022

12:00 PM
Munden Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.
2112 Arendell Street
Morehead City, NC 28557

Video is available for this event

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