CAROLINA BEACH — Nicholas John Blackburn, 33, passed away Sunday, Feb. 14, 2021.
He is survived by his parents, Simon Blackburn and Suzan Rogers.
A native of Carolina Beach, he spent many years commercial fishing in Alaska. Nicholas was loved and will be missed by his family and friends, especially his godfather, Bobby Hickman.
Nicholas’ ashes will be spread in the place he loved the most, the Atlantic Ocean. A gathering is scheduled for 11 a.m., Monday, April 5, at the Wrightsville Beach boat ramp. Please join us, in your boat, to say our final goodbyes.