May 31, 2021, 74, Goldsboro –
Fred L. Satterfield, 74, passed away peacefully on Monday, May 31, 2021, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.
Fred was born in Nash County on September 14, 1946 to the late William Edward Satterfield and Sybil Lee Benton Satterfield. He retired from Carolina Telephone after over 30 years of service. Following retirement, Fred continued to work with Firestone as an independent contractor. Fred was a member of the Wilson Masonic Lodge #712 A.F. & A.M. and the Moose Lodge in Wilson. He proudly served his country in the United States Army.
Fred’s passion was golf and he was a member of the Southeastern Senior Golf Club. If it was a beautiful day, he enjoyed being on the links sharing shots and laughter with his friends.
The family will receive friends on Monday, June 7, 2021, from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home in Goldsboro followed by a service to celebrate Fred’s life at 5:00 p.m. in the chapel with Rev. Wayne Whitley officiating. Military honors and masonic rites will be rendered at the service.
Fred is survived by his wife of 55 years, Linda Smith Satterfield; sons, Kevin Satterfield and wife Cheri and Jeffrey Satterfield and wife Brenda; and three grandchildren, Jack Satterfield, Anna Satterfield and Sarah Satterfield. He is also survived by his sister, Betty Jean Gurley and husband David; and brothers, Benton Satterfield, Kenneth Satterfield and wife Kay, Charles Satterfield and wife Margy, and Norwood Satterfield and wife Joyce.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brother, William L. Satterfield.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be given in Fred’s memory to Shriner’s Children’s Hospital, 2900 N. Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607 or to Kitty Askins Hospice Center, 107 Handley Park Court, Goldsboro, NC 27534.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.seymourfuneralhome.com.