Doris B. Gurganus, 78, of Wilmington, NC, formerly of Ocean Isle Beach, NC died on March 22, 2021.
Born in Sampson County, NC on August 21, 1942, she was a daughter of the late Charles Whitchard Byrd and Blanche Matthews Byrd. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert H. Gurganus, Jr., and a sister, Gwendolyn Byrd Cooper.
She was a retired insurance agent.
Surviving are sons, Billy Franklin Parker (Beth), Wilmington, NC and Lt. Col. Retired Thomas Whitchard Parker (Rebecca), North Prairie, WI; daughters, Gwen Parker Lee (Billy), Burgaw, NC, Jacqueline Gurganus Speilman (Bernard), Baltimore, MD, and Kimberly Gurganus, Abilene, TX; brother, Charles Byrd (Karen), Ocean Isle Beach, NC, and ten grandchildren.
Private burial services will be in Brunswick Memorial Gardens.
Online condolences may be made at www.brunswickfuneralservice.com
Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte
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