William Arthur “Bud” House, 65, of Hobgood, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at his home.
Bud was born on July 31, 1956 to Oscar Julian and Ruth Knight House in Halifax County. He married his soul mate, Jeanne Scott, on March 26, 1989. Bud worked in construction, eventually owning and operating House Construction. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and the Pamlico River, but especially enjoyed being on the farm. Bud found his happiest moments spending time with his grandchildren, family, and special friends. He was best described by his family as having the biggest heart and a willingness to help others. He will be greatly missed by those that knew him best.
Bud was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife, Jeanne of the home; two daughters, Tammy Bunch of Roanoke Rapids and Wendy Ward and her husband Mike of Greenville; four grandsons, Will Wheeler of Concord, Zachary Pilley of Hobgood, Shea and Connor Ward both of Greenville; a sister, Audrey House and her husband Greg Thomas of Matthews; and a brother, Oscar “Skay” House, III and his wife Michie of Durham.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, May 31, 2022 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Letchworth-Sykes Funeral Service in Scotland Neck to visit and remember Bud.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made directly to Sylvan Heights Bird Park, 500 Sylvan Heights Park Way, Scotland Neck, NC 27874 or online by clicking here.
Letchworth-Sykes Funeral Service in Scotland Neck is handling the arrangements for the House family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting letchworthsykesfs.com.