Mr. William (June) Locklear Jr, 81, of Prospect Community, N.C. passed away peacefully on December 25, 2019 at his home with his beloved family by his side.
William was born on November 16, 1938 to the late William Henry and EllaRee Clark Locklear.
William was also preceded in death by and his infant son, William Calley; his stepfather, John Z. Locklear; six brothers, John Winston, William Grant, Howard, Everette, Benjamin, and Benford Locklear; and three sisters, Corina Jacobs, Anna Collins and Bonnie Sue Chavis.
He is survived by his wife, Madie Rae Locklear; his daughter Selena Drakos (Nick) of Fayetteville, N.C. and their daughter, Maria Drakos, of Wilmington, N.C.; daughter Sophia Oxendine (Horace) of Prospect Community, and their daughter; Lauren Simmons (Daniel) of Lumberton, N.C. and their two children Kinsley and Makenna Simmons; his two daughters Doris Henderson and Barbara Oxendine; a sister Mary Sue Trogdon of Raeford, NC; and two brothers Retired. Sgt. Major Henry Locklear of Huntsville, AL and Thurman Locklear of Buffalo, NY. He is survived by a host of loving in laws, nieces, nephews, and friends.
We the family wishes to acknowledge the many expressions of sympathy and kindness shown to us during this difficult time. A special thank you to Dr. Kenneth Locklear and Dr. Herman Chavis.
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