Vincent J. Meads IV

Vincent J. Meads IV

Vincent J. Meads IV, of Broadway, passed peacefully at his home on Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019.

Born in New York on Dec. 21, 1960, he was the son of Vincent J. Meads Jr. and the late Margaret “Peggy” Meads. At a young age, Vincent’s family moved to Bogota, Colombia, and Rio de Janeiro before moving to Bedford, England. He was a graduate of TASIS (The American School in Switzerland), in England. Vincent attended USC and was a master electrician.

In addition to his father, Vincent J. Meads Jr., Vincent is survived by his daughter, Lauren Meads Melton (Matthew); sisters, Margaret Nordlinger (Douglas) and Sandra Meads Turturro, (Michael); nephews and nieces Richard Jeffries (Valerie), Rachel Langer (Andrew), Rebecca Plue (Jeffrey), Mary Kathryn “Katie” Turturro and David Nordlinger; grandson, Woody; and great-nieces Caroline and Annabelle.

A memorial service was held at Boles Funeral Home, Southern Pines, on Friday, Dec. 27, at 2 p.m. The family received friends at the funeral home, following the service.

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Services are entrusted to Boles Funeral Home of Southern Pines.