Monday, March 19, 2018

Isaac L. O'Tuel

Isaac Lee O'Tuel of Raeford passed away March 18, 2018 at the age of 78. 
He was born in Fairmont on September 20, 1939 to the late John Weldon O'Tuel Jr. and Mary Ella Cottle O'Tuel. He was preceded in death by a sister, Helen O'Tuel Moran. He served in the U.S. Army and was a member of Galatia Presbyterian Church. He had a deep interest in geneaology. He volunteered with Meals on Wheels in Hoke County. He was an avid reader of American history and he loved his family and his dogs. 
He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Virginia (Kay) Sasser O'Tuel of Raeford; a son, John Weldon O'Tuel III and his wife Michele of Chapel Hill; a daughter, Shannon Marie O'Tuel McDonald and her husband Thomas of Monroe; 5 grandchildren, Peyton McDonald, Cole McDonald, Jack O'Tuel, Michael O'Tuel and Alex O'Tuel; and 2 sisters, Betty Ann Tyson of Georgetown, South Carolina and Mary Elizabeth Lund of Fayetteville. 
Visitation will be held 11 a.m. to noon Thursday, March 22, 2018 in Galatia Presbyterian Church fellowship hall. 
A memorial service will follow at noon with full military honors. The Rev. Brett Johnson will officiate. 
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Galatia Presbyterian Church Building Fund, 8800 Galatia Church Road, Fayetteville, NC 28304. 
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