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Theatus Helen Hewett, 72, of Supply, passed away on Wednesday, June 29, 2016, at her residence surrounded by her loving family.

She was born in Brunswick County on May 16, 1944, the daughter of the late George Benjamin Suggs and Theatus Ellen Lee Suggs.

Theatus Helen Hewett
Theatus Helen Hewett

She was preceded in death by her husbands, William “Billy” Landis Clemmons and Thurman Brite Hewett, and a brother, Billy Albert Suggs.

Surviving are four sons, Michael Landis Clemmons (Anna) of Thomasville, Ga., Ricky Darrell Clemmons, William Randal Clemmons and George Ernie Clemmons, all of Supply; three brothers, George Leroy Suggs of Tabor City, N.C., Sammy K. Suggs of Holden Beach, N.C., and Earl Suggs; three sisters, Sally Carmichael of Supply, Linda Anderson of Hickman’s Crossroads, and Gloria Suggs of Ocean Isle Beach, N.C.; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 3, 2016, at White Funeral & Cremation Service, Shallotte Chapel, with the Rev. Landis Lancaster officiating. Burial will follow in the Hewett Family Cemetery, Supply.

Pallbearers will be Michael Brandon Clemmons, Landis Jordan Clemmons, Mason Andrew Clemmons, Larry Anderson, Danny McKeithan and Kendall Lee Hewett. Honorary pallbearer will be David King.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, July 2, 2016, at White Funeral Service, 3660 Express Drive, Shallotte.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to SECU Hospice House of Brunswick, 955 Mercy Lane Bolivia, N.C. 28422, or to Zimmer Cancer Center, Wilmington, N.C.

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