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Brittany Ann Tighe, 21, of Hampstead, N.C., passed away on Thursday, July 14, 2016.

She was born Sept. 30, 1994, in Fayetteville, N.C., to Eddie and Susan Tighe.

Brittany Ann Tighe
              Brittany Ann Tighe

Brittany graduated from Topsail High School in 2012 and recently was a graduate of the Basic Law Enforcement Training at Cape Fear Community College, with plans to join local law enforcement to protect and serve her community. Brittany was an avid hunter and fisher, and she loved many other sporting activities, especially rooting for the Carolina Panthers. Brittany truly will be missed by her family and community.

Brittany is survived by her loving parents, Eddie and Susan; grandparents, Edward and Deene Tighe and David L’Etoile; aunts, Amy Whitehead, Sharon Pierro, Cathy Woods and Carol L’Etoile; uncles, Phillip Tighe, Chad Tighe and Cody Whitehead; cousins, Steven, Stephanie, Josh, Owen and Kaylynn; and her loving canines, Peppy, Dixie and Kane.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, July 18, 2016, at Andrews Mortuary, Hampstead Chapel, 17730 Highway 17, North Hampstead, N.C. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 19, 2016, the funeral home. Burial will follow at Sea Lawn Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Brittany’s honor at