Alex “AJ” Jacob Doss, 14, of Cedar Point, passed away Friday, Jan. 11, 2019, at Vidant Health in Greenville while surrounded by his family.

There will be no formal service.

He was born May 21, 2004, at Carteret General Hospital (now Carteret Health Care), and is the son of Sean and Jennifer Doss. He attended Marine, Science & Technologies Early College High School. AJ was a member of the Order of the Eagle of the Boy Scouts of America, a captain boatsman, avid hunter, fisherman and ATV’er. He loved the outdoors and could always be found there in his spare time. AJ was a young man who willingly helped anyone in need and touched everyone who met him with his loving kindness and generosity. AJ was a member of the Croatan High School Junior Varsity Football Team during the 2018 season and played at the position of running back and defensive end.

Alex is survived by his parents, Sean and Jennifer Doss; and his brother, Hunter Doss of the home. He also leaves his maternal grandparents, Sarah and Wayne Paul and Glenn Wiggs; and his paternal grandfather, Bernd Doss and partner Ann Swindell. He is also survived by several aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his uncle, Scot Doss; and paternal grandmother, Rita Doss.

The family will receive friends from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Crystal Coast Civic Center in Morehead City.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Foundation of Shackleford Horses Inc., online at; the N.C. Wildlife Federation online at; or Ducks Unlimited, online at

Arrangements are by Munden Funeral Home & Crematory Inc. of Morehead City. Online condolences can be made at

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