Stories in "Obituaries"

Scholarship will honor boatbuilder Buddy Davis

The Dare County Boat Builder’s Foundation has established a scholarship fund in memory of renowned boat builder Buddy Davis, who died Jan. 17. full story »

Feb 19


Outer Banks Artist Denver Lindley dies

Artist Denver Lindley - whose contributions include collaborating on a monument unveiled in 2003 to mark the 100 years of airplane flight - died last week at the age of 80. full story in The Virginian-Pilot »

Jan 6


DJ Steve Thomas dies in surfing accident

Steve Thomas, known on the Outer Banks as DJ "Steve the Dream" and "Pamlico Jack," died Sunday in a surfing accident in Kill Devil Hills. full story »

Oct 25


Veteran of ‘Lost Colony’ Bob Knowles dies

Generations of "The Lost Colony" actors and technicians are mourning the loss of a man who did much more than sign their paychecks. full story in The Virginian-Pilot »

Oct 17


Jimmy Austin, owner of Austin seafood, dies

Jimmy Austin, a charter member of the Nags Head Fire Department and the owner of Austin Fish Company in Nags Head, died Friday. link to obituary »

Oct 2