John “Johnny” Charles Sinclair Sr., 59, of Havelock, died on Friday, March 31, 2017.

John “Johnny” Charles Sinclair Sr., 59, of Havelock, died on Friday, March 31, 2017.

He had retired from Cherry Point. He was a member of member of New Life F.W.B. Church. He was a part-time commercial fisherman, first assistant chief at the Harlow Volunteer Fire Department, an N.C. State certified firefighter, the starter at the New Bern Motorsport Drag Strip, and a range safety officer at Sure Shot Gun Sports.

Funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Cotten Funeral Home, New Bern. Burial will follow at Greenleaf Memorial Park, New Bern.

He is survived by his wife, LeeAnn B. Sinclair; mother Mary K. Sinclair; one son, John C. Sinclair Jr. of Pamlico County; one daughter Jodi D. Sinclair of Bridgeton; step-daughters Carrie Turner of Virginia, and Melissa Warren of Bridgeton; one brother, Ronald I. Sinclair Jr. of New Bern; and two sisters, Tina Drake of New Bern, and Cathy S. Ridder of Indiana.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.