George Barry Winberry Sr., 73, of Morehead City, died on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014.
He was born Sept. 12, 1940, in Morehead City, where he lived most of his life. He served in the Navy in the submarine service, and after the Navy, joined the Coast Guard, serving on the Barque Eagle Sailing Ship and with recruiting duty and Coast Guard intelligence. He then retired and also retired from civil service at Cherry Point.
Memorial service will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Munden Funeral Home, Morehead City, with Doug Randall officiating, followed by U.S. Coast Guard honors.
He is survived by one son, George Barry Winberry Jr.; and two sisters, Juanita Newkirk and Johnise Culpepper.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Crystal Coast Hospice House, 100 Big Rock Weigh in Newport NC, 28570.