George William “Pete” Beswick, 73, of Morehead City, North Carolina, died November 16, after a sudden illness. He was born July 29, 1941 in Newport, Rhode Island. He joined the US Army at age 17 and was a member of the Special Forces. He entered the University of North Carolina, earning a Bachelor of Arts in English, Phi Beta Kappa, and a law degree.
Pete is survived by his wife of 35 years, Beth Dortch Beswick, his son Michael Sean Beswick. Pete is further survived by three god children, Jerry Coates III, Anderson Coates and Anne Barnard whom he adored.
A memorial service will be held Friday November 21, 2:00 pm at St. Francis by the Sea Episcopal Church, Salter Path, NC, Highway 58 between mile marker 10 and 10.5. A reception will follow the service in the parish hall.
Arrangements are by Brooks Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. of Morehead City.
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