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David Lee Balmer, 38, of Roanoke Rapids, died Monday February 25, 2019, at his home.  


He is survived by his wife, Jessica Fahey Balmer of Roanoke Rapids; sons Jason Anthony Balmer and Kaiden Patrick-Lee Balmer, of the home; daughters Emma Alyse Balmer and Julia Elizabeth-Brooke Balmer, of the home; step-daughter Gabrielle Rooker of Roanoke Rapids; father Wilson Lee Balmer of Pinetops, NC; mother Susan E. Carlisle and husband Rudy of Halifax, NC; twin brother Dwayne Louis Balmer of Roanoke Rapids; sister Jennifer B. Millaway (Jon Michael) of Winterville, NC; maternal grandparents Virginia Cribb and Louis “Frog” Ellis of Roanoke Rapids; mother and father-in-law Mike and Angelia Fahey of Roanoke Rapids; brother-in-law Michael Fahey, Sr. of Roanoke Rapids; nieces and nephews Michael Fahey, Jr., Joseph Fahey, Mason Fahey, Natalie Fahey, Codie Parrish, Caitlin Parrish, Savannah Nicholson, Morgan Bishop, Vivian Griffin, Anthony Balmer; special “brother” Billy Balmer; and special family friends Antonio Hightower, Debra Grady, Ashley Deaton, and Rhianna Bryant.

The funeral service for David will be held 6:00 p.m. Thursday, February 28, 2019 in the Hockaday Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Rick Jordan officiating. The family will receive friends following the service.

In lieu of flowers, donations to help with funeral costs may be sent to Hockaday Funeral & Cremation Service.

Online condolences may be sent at www.hockadayfs.com, select Obituaries.

Arrangements for Mr. Balmer are under the care of Hockaday Funeral & Cremation Service of Roanoke Rapids, NC.