Phil Markham Dean, 62, of Carolina Beach, NC passed away suddenly October 21, 2014. Mark was born in Harnett County to the late Philemon and Elsie Senter Dean. He is survived by his wife, Vanessa Lewis Whitt; stepchildren, Jimmy Wallace Jr., Sally Ann Brinkly, and Travis M. Lewis; grandchildren, Parker, Palmer, Ava, and Sadie; sisters, Dixie Dean, Mickie Arnold and husband O'Shea, and Dantzlere Currin and husband Glenn; and numerous nieces and nephews. His whit and great sense of humor will be missed. A visitation will be held Friday, October 24, 2014 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Williford Funeral Home. A funeral service will be Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 11:00 am in the Williford Funeral Home Chapel with interment directly following at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.