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List of people killed in NC by severe storms

Posted April 19, 2011
Updated April 10

A list, by county, of 24 people killed by the severe weather that swept across North Carolina on Saturday. (List includes name, age and place of residence, where known):

BERTIE: 12

— Louis Chamblee, 54, Colerain

— Gayle Hinchey, 56, Colerain

Barbara Lafferty, 64, Colerain

Roy Lafferty Jr. 72, Colerain

— Peggy Leary, 60, Colerain

— Dorothy Mitchell, 66, Colerain

— Robert Perry, 77, Colerain

— Milton Sutton, 51, Colerain

— Mildred Warren, 68, Colerain

— Celia White, 96, Colerain

Helen Alston White, 90, Colerain

— Mary Williams, 50, of Colerain

BLADEN COUNTY: 4

Marchester Avery, 92, Ammon

Tony Avery, 50, Ammon

— Brian Batista, 50, Bladenboro

Darleen Zupo, 52, Ammon

WAKE COUNTY: 4

Kevin Uriel Coronado-Nino, 3, Raleigh

Osvaldo Coronado-Nino, 8, Raleigh

Daniel Quistian-Nino, 9, Raleigh

Yaire Quistian-Nino, 6 months, Raleigh

LEE COUNTY: 2

— Michael Eugene Chambers, 42, Sanford

— Michael Hunter, 43, Sanford

CUMBERLAND COUNTY: 1

Dorothy Chambers, 82, Linden

HARNETT COUNTY: 1

— Juan Garcia Sanchez, age unknown, Dunn

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Sources: Bertie County Manager Zee Lamb; Bladen County Medical Examiner Kenneth Clark; Raleigh police spokesman Jim Sughrue; Highway Patrol Sgt. Jonathan Davis; Michael Hunter's mother, Patty Thomas Hunter; Cumberland County Sheriff's Department, Dunn Police Chief B.P. Jones.

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  • dontgetmestarted Apr 22, 2011

    My prayers go out to the family and loved one's of all the above. May God rest their souls.

  • sillywabbitthepatriot Apr 20, 2011

    May the families of these victims find comfort in treasured memories of their lives they shared. So sad for all.

  • saywhaaaaat Apr 20, 2011

    R.I.P to everyone listed....and may their families and friends find peace and comfort.

  • pulstar40 Apr 20, 2011

    Hugs to all the families who suffer so during this time of great loss.

  • mygirl3 Apr 20, 2011

    For those who lost loved one, so sorry for your loss. May God bless you all.

  • Fireflies Rock Apr 20, 2011

    Rest in Peace, All

  • redstarlean Apr 20, 2011

    Always treat this day as your last and perform random acts of kindness