Cory Chester Bay

Published: Friday, February 7, 2014 at 04:27 PM.

Cory Chester Bay, 33, of Richlands, died on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, at his residence.

He was a sergeant in the Marine Corps, receiving numerous awards and commendations, including the Purple Heart.

Graveside service with military honors was held Feb. 5 in the Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery, Jacksonville, with Chaplain Paul Rodgers officiating.

Memorial service will be 10 a.m. Saturday in the Protestant Chapel at Camp Lejeune with Chaplain Paul Rodgers officiating.

He is survived by his wife, April McManus Bay; three daughters, Mari Bay, Taryn Bay and Paytun Bay; father, Ronald C. Bay; mother, Vicky Cline of Havelock; one sister, Brandy Bay Smith; and two brothers, Todd Weaver and David Weaver.

Arrangements are by Morgan Funeral Home, Jacksonville.

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