Margie Dozier-Tomei, of Boiling Spring Lakes, died Sept. 18, 2015, at Dosher Memorial Hospital. She was 83.
Mrs. Tomei was born Sept. 11, 1932, in Sampson County, daughter of the late Norene Royal.
Margie was a strong Christian woman who put her full faith in her Lord and Savior and trusted in Jesus for everything. She was raised in Sampson County and moved to Brunswick County in 1970. Margie retired from Military Ocean Terminal Sunny Point after 24 years as a budget analyst.
She was very active at Mill Creek Baptist Church, was an avid reader and loved crossword puzzles, playing the piano and volunteering with the Boiling Spring Lakes Garden Club. Most importantly, Margie held strong family values and the joy of her life was her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, John Francis Dozier; second husband, John P. Tomei; brother, Junious “Sam” Royal; and sisters, Mavourneen “Tience” Burke and Nadene Henning.
Survivors include her daughter, Angela Bolduc and husband Joe, of Boiling Spring Lakes; stepdaughters, Teresa Ruane and husband Brian and Margaret McCurnin and husband Rich, all of New Jersey; brother, H.B. Royal and wife Pat, of Washington, D.C.; grandsons, Brian C. McCall and wife Stacey Alewine and Kevin A. McCall; step-grandson, Richmond McCurnin; step-granddaughter, Jackie McCurnin; great-grandchildren, Andrew, Aedan and Ashlynne; and many nieces and nephews and all of those whom she truly loved and adored.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015, at Peacock – Newnam & White Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, at Mill Creek Baptist Church, with the Rev. Jack Edge officiating. Burial will be held at Raleigh National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Lung Association, 55 W. Wacker Drive, Suite 1150, Chicago, IL 60601.
Please leave online condolences for the family at Peacock – Newnam & White Funeral and Cremation Service.
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