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George “Red” Marshburn

Published 2:00am Thursday, March 28, 2013

Mr. George Allen “Red” Marshburn, age 71, a resident of 278 Woodstock Rd., Belhaven, died Monday, March 25, 2013 at Vidant Pungo Hospital.

Memorial services will be 4:00 pm Friday, March 29, 2013 at Paul Funeral Home of Belhaven and will be conducted by Rev. Ron Estes.

Mr. Marshburn was born in Lenoir County on July 19, 1941 to the late Robert and Hazel Cottle Marshburn. On October 22, 2005 he married Wanda Lou Johnson who survives. He retired from Ford Motor Company in Norfolk, Virginia after 33 years of service.

Survivors include his wife, Wanda J. Marshburn of the home; one daughter, Lisa M. Nunez and husband Ricardo of Virginia Beach, Virginia; three step daughters, Bonnie Guithues of Belhaven, Amy P. Johnson of Belhaven, Kimberly Powell of Raleigh; two step sons, Eddie Barnes of Manns Harbor, Hank Barnes of Belhaven; five grandchildren, Justin Blake Nunez, April Nicole Nunez, Juliane Faye Nunez, Monica Lynn Nunez, Raymond Allen Nunez, eight step grandchildren, Edwin L Barnes III, Jeremiah J. Barnes, Raven J. Guithues, William H. Barnes Jr., Warren Eli Barnes, Griffin B. Johnson, Piper P. Johnson, Shane Anthony Barnes and four great grandchildren.

The family will receive friends following the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 930-B Wellness Dr., Greenville, NC 27834.

You may address condolences to the family by visiting

Paul Funeral Home of Belhaven is honored to serve the Marshburn family.

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