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Eugene Wilson ‘Gene’ Lancaster III, 50, owned and operated Lancaster Seafood Inc.

Eugene Wilson ‘Gene’ Lancaster III

SUPPLY — Eugene Wilson “Gene” Lancaster III, 50, passed away Monday, June 7, 2021. Born July 16, 1970, in Wilmington, Gene was a son of Eugene W. Lancaster Jr. and Gale Johnson Lancaster of Supply.

Gene was owner and operator of Lancaster Seafood Inc. He and his loving wife Jessica attended Mount Pisgah Baptist Church.

Gene was preceded in death by his brother Richard L. Lancaster in 1988.

Surviving are his beloved parents, Gene and Gale Lancaster of Supply; wife of 30 years, Jessica Babson Lancaster; two sons, Ryan Lancaster of Los Angeles, California, and Preston Lancaster of Supply; and brother in law, Bobby Babson, and his wife, Tami, of Wilmington. He also leaves his two beloved huskies, Atlas and Luna.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m., Thursday, June 10, at Mount Pisgah Baptist Church with the Rev. Jesse Mooney officiating. Burial will follow in the Varnam Cemetery, Supply. Pallbearers will be the Rev. Lonnie Varnam, the Rev. DeVan Varnam, Lee Johnson, Phillip Johnson, Tink Lawing and Bobby Babson. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service in the church.

The family requests, with gratitude, that donations be made in his name to Taylors Gift, Southwest Transplant Alliance Foundation, 8190 Manderville Lane, Dallas, TX 75231.

Share online condolences with the family at Michael J. Fulwood Funeral Service Licensee.

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