LELAND — Alton Fairfax, 81, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.
Alton was born May 10, 1939, in Whiteville, North Carolina, to Paul Fairfax and Millie Hilburn Fairfax.
Alton was a professional used car salesman for many years until his retirement.
He is survived by his wife, Annie Ruth Fairfax; son, Alton Grant Fairfax; daughter, Frankie Fairfax Phelps; grandchildren, Erin Phelps, Kristin Fairfax, Tiffany Fairfax and Jeremy Fairfax; two great-grandchildren; and special nephews and nieces.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Monday, Feb. 8, at the Bridge of Life Church, Leland. Burial will be held in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Wilmington.
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