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Thurman A. "Pete" Dail

April 3, 1948 — December 1, 2022


Thurman A. “Pete” Dail, 74, of Newport, passed away Thursday, December 1, 2022, at Carolina East Medical Center.

His graveside service will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, December 9th at Gethsemane Memorial Park.

Pete was born on April, 3, 1948, in Greenville, NC, to the late Jasper and Martha Rae Dail. In Pete’s younger years he enjoyed hunting and being out in nature. He was a dedicated soldier in the U.S. Army for over 22 years, retiring as a Chief Warrant Officer. Pete loved food, especially Bojangles and his favorite dessert was banana pudding. He was a kind and compassionate soul who would do anything for anyone. In his spare time, he enjoyed playing solitaire and loved watching his UNC Tarheels play. Pete will be deeply missed. He was loved by many nieces, nephews, family, and furry companions.

He is survived by his sister, Wendy Troupe of Newport; brother, Dr. Ed Dail of Newport; nephews, Paul and Beth, and Eddie.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Jack Dail, Jimmy Dail, Dalton Ray Dail; sister-in-law, Cynthia Dail; grandparents, William and Nina Skinner, Edward Dail; and his wife.

As an expression of sympathy, flowers are welcome.

Family and friends are welcome to submit online condolences at

Arrangements by Munden Funeral Home & Crematory in Morehead City, NC.

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Friday, December 9, 2022

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