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Alton Fairfax

May 10, 1939 - February 3, 2021

Alton  Fairfax age 81 of Leland passed away Wednesday, February 3, 2021 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

Alton was born in Whiteville, NC on May 10, 1939 to Paul Fairfax and Millie Hilburn Fairfax.

Alton was a professional Used Car Salesman for many years until his retirement.

He is survived by his wife, Annie Ruth Fairfax; one son, Alton Grant Fairfax and one daughter Frankie Fairfax Phelps; grandchildren Erin Phelps, Kristin Fairfax and Tiffany Fairfax, and Jeremy Fairfax; and two great grandchildren and special nephews and nieces.  Alton was preceded in death by a sister, Ruth Henson, and three brothers, Gary Fairfax, J.C. Fairfax and Grady Fairfax.

Funeral services will be held 1 pm Monday, February 8, 2021 at The Bridge of Life Church in Leland. Burial will be at Greenlawn Memorial Park in Wilmington.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation Village Road Chapel, 525 Village Road Leland, NC 28451  910-383-3511




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