August 18, 1966 – December 25, 2020
Mike Ezzell, 54 of Elm City passed away Friday. His funeral will be conducted at 7 p.m. Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Pastor John Scott will officiate.
The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 5 – 6:45 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson.
Mike played in several Carolina Beach Music bands over the years, lastly with is beloved band of “Brothers”, East Coast Rhythm and Blues and also with his cherished friend, the Ginger Thompson Band. He was trusted by many in the Paint Division at NAPA-Walker Auto Parts for over twenty years. Mike was a loving and devoted husband, father, son, uncle and friend to all who knew him. He will always be remembered in the heart of his loved ones.
Mike is survived by his loving wife, Tamsey Whitley Ezzell; sons, James Michael Ezzell, Jr. of Elm City and Cameron Simons Renfrow of Durham; mother, Janice Glover Bolton of Rocky Mount; special niece, Taylor Lorraine Clark of Wilson; special nephew, Timothy Charles Clark of Lucama; his half-brother, Wesley Ezzell of Columbus, Georgia and four wonderful great nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, William James Ezzell, Jr. and his grandparents, W.J. and Ethel Ezzell and Harvey and Alvern Glover.
In lieu of flowers, please consider memorials in Mike’s memory to the Music Kids Foundation, PO Box 425, Wilson, North Carolina 27894.
Condolences directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home and Crematory at www.joyners.net.