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Joseph Britt "JB" Willetts

November 26, 1955 - April 23, 2020

Joseph Britt “JB” Willetts age 64 of Castle Hayne passed away Thursday, April 23, 2020.

JB was born in Wilmington on November 26, 1955, to the late Joseph Britt Willetts, Sr. and Esther Mae Potter Willetts. He was preceded in death by his sister, Barbara Lancaster, and his brother Michael Willetts.

JB was retired from Tidewater Heating and Air Conditioning as a professional HVAC Service Technician. He enjoyed being on the water on his boat and fishing. He enjoyed spending time with his family and his grandchildren and his dog “Smokey”.

JB is survived by his wife of 29 years, Donna Newton Willetts; one son, Jason Britt Willetts of Whiteville, NC and one step-daughter, Kelly King of Jacksonville, NC; two special grandchildren, Joseph and Kinsley Copeland; special cousins, Jerry, William, and Charles Willetts and his dog “Smokey”.

Due to the current health concerns, a memorial gathering will be held at a later date.

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