Van Johnson Buie, age 69, of Broadway, NC, died Sunday, November 18, 2018 at his home.
He was born in Lee County to the late Johnson Buie and Flossie Harrington Buie. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Carmen Buie Collins. Van retired from NC Farm Bureau after a long career selling and servicing insurance. He was a life-long member of Mt. Pisgah Presbyterian Church where he served as an Elder. Van was also a member of Masonic Buffalo Lodge #172 having previously served as a Past Master and a member of the Upper Little River Hunting Club.
Van is survived by his wife, Janice Tart Buie; daughter, Kelly Buie Jones and husband, Joshua of Sanford; brothers, Dougal Buie of Broadway, Larry Harrington and wife, Mary of Clinton; sisters, Glenda Buie Taylor of Broadway, Sue Buie of Broadway; a nephew who was like a son, Mitchell Taylor of Broadway; son-in-law, Dwayne Collins and wife, Lynsi of Broadway; grandchildren, Darren Collins of Sanford, Carl Collins of Broadway, Colby Hales of Broadway, D.J. Collins of Broadway, Easton Jones of Sanford; one great-grandchild, Laci Collins of Broadway and several special nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Mt. Pisgah Presbyterian Church with Rev. Doug Houston and Rev. Scott Yow officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to Mt. Pisgah Presbyterian Church, PO Box 1302, Broadway, NC 27505.