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Luther Hall Dishman
Luther Hall Dishman

SOUTHPORT — Luther Hall Dishman, 71, passed away Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at his home.

Mr. Dishman was born in Norfolk, Va., Dec. 9, 1945, son of the late Willie Cloyd Dishman and Virginia Hall Dishman. He was an avid duck hunter and fisherman who loved spending time on his beloved boat, “Just One.” Exactly like the name, there was “just one” Luther, and he will be missed by so many.

Survivors include his wife of 41 years, Cynthia Dishman; daughters, Lindsey Hall Dishman, Bianca Dishman Miller, and her husband, Matthew, and DeAnna Dishman Sellers, and her husband, Keith Sellers; brother, W.C. Dishman, and his wife, Judy, of Rixeyville, Va.; five grandchildren, Urijah and Caelyn Miller and Madison, Sydney and Jake Sellers; and four nephews, Chris and Chad Dishman and Travis and Brendle Bottiglier.

A celebration of life service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 21, at Southport Baptist Church. The family will receive friends following the service.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his honor may be made to Coastal Conservation Association of North Carolina.

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