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Visitation Scheduled For Murdered UNCW Student

Posted May 10, 2004 6:18 a.m. EDT

— The family of a murdered sophomore at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington has released funeral arrangements.

Jessica Faulkner's family will receive friends at the Brown-Wynne Funeral Home on 200 E Maynard St. in Cary, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday.

A funeral service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at the First Baptist Church at 218 Academy St. in Cary.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to:

The Jessica Faulkner Memorial Fund c/o First Citizens Bank 1825 Kildare Farm Road Cary, N.C., 27511

Faulkner was found dead inside of a campus dorm room Wednesday. Curtis Timothy Dixon faces rape, murder and kidnapping charges in connection with her death.