Stuart Blair Bourquin, 77, of Emerald Isle, passed away Friday, May 15, 2020, in Swansboro,

His service will be held at a later date.

He was born Sept. 18, 1942, in Connersville, Ind., the son of the late Edward and Wilma Stewart Bourquin and step-father, Russell Clifton.

He is survived by wife, Shirley Simpson Bourquin of the home; sons, Bobby Bourquin and wife Donna, Rusty Bourquin and Randy Bourquin; granddaughter, Morgan Bourquin; sisters, Connie Hansen and husband Curt and Debra Coopwood, all of Arizona; and brother, Eddie Bourquin of Iowa.

He was preceded in death by a grandson, Reed Bourquin. 

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

 Arrangements are by Jones Funeral Home-Swansboro. Online condolences may be made to the family at

(Paid obituary)

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