December 11, 1940 – February 26, 2014
ELM CITY – Aubrey Bissette, 73, went home to the Lord on Wednesday. He died at home surrounded by family. Aubrey loved to buy & sell properties. He had a super dry sense of humor. His love for the outdoors and nature was only surpassed by his love for his family and beloved wife. Aubrey enjoyed working with his hands and taking care of what he had. He was the former owner of several Bissette Exxon’s. Aubrey loved helping others and caring for animals, riding horses and motorcycles with Vicki and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Addison & Lillian Virginia Peele Bissette, son, Michael Bissette, and sister, Mary Bissette Poteat
He is survived by his wife & best friend Vicki Murray Bissette of the home, and son, Jeffrey Martin Bissette.
Flowers welcomed or memorials may be made to Vidant Home Health & Hospice.
Funeral service 8:00 pm, Friday, Strickland Funeral Home Chapel, 211 W. Third St., Wendell with visitation from 6-8 pm, prior to the service. Burial will be 11 am, Saturday, in the Bissette Family Cemetery. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net