Hezekiah “Slim” Singleton Jr., 71, of 201 Slocum Road, Havelock, died Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, at Pruitt Health-Neuse, New Bern.

Hezekiah “Slim” Singleton Jr., 71, of 201 Slocum Road, Havelock, died Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, at Pruitt Health-Neuse, New Bern.

Funeral will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Foundation of Life Ministries, 301 Greenfield Heights Blvd., Havelock. Interment will follow at the Hickman Family Cemetery.

He is survived by his wife, Carol Singleton of New Bern; three daughters, Tammy S. Dixon of Goldsboro, and Fontella Dawson and Dolores Jones of Providence, R.I.; five sons, Seth Stridel of Bloomington, Ind., Michael Taylor of New Bern, Scott Logan of Dallas, Jakiem Ellison of Greensboro, and Rahiem Ellison of New York, N.Y.; one brother, Essel Singleton of New Bern; five step-daughters; 21 grandchildren; and several great-great grandchildren.

Viewing will be 2 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at Oscar’s Mortuary, New Bern.