HENDERSON — Eugene Harold “Gene” Seiple, 80, of Warrenton Road, died Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021, at Maria Parham Health. Born Oct. 2, 1940 in Brooklyn, New York, he was the son of the late Harold Seiple and Ethel Bundes Seiple.

He was retired from Aire Control in Henderson, where he was an electrician. Gene loved photography and target shooting.

A private graveside service will be held by Pastor Sean Kavanagh at Cokesbury United Methodist Church.

Gene is survived by his wife, Dorothy Ayscue Abbott Seiple of the home; two stepsons, Dennis Abbott (Kathy) of Henderson and Durward Abbott (Donna) of Knightdale; three children; a first cousin, Nancy Klotz of New York; and many dear friends.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Cokesbury United Methodist Church, c/o Ruth Moss, 1705 Allison Cooper Road, Henderson, NC 27537.

Arrangements are by J.M. White Funeral Home.