William Edward Scoby, 64, of Havelock, died on Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, at Crystal Coast Hospice in Newport.


William Edward Scoby, 64, of Havelock, died on Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, at Crystal Coast Hospice in Newport.



He was retired from the Marine Corps.



Funeral with military honors will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Annunciation Catholic Church in Havelock.



He is survived by his wife, Rosita Scoby; one son, Edward Scoby of Fort Walton, Fla.; two daughters, Cindy Perkins of New Bern and Alma Scoby of Chapel Hill; two brothers, Don Scoby of Phoenix and Duane Scoby of Valdosta, Ga.; one sister, Marjorie Conway of Greenville, Ala.; and two grandchildren.



The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service Wednesday at the church.



Arrangements are by Cotten Funeral Home and Crematory, New Bern.