Anthony Forbes

Anthony Forbes

John Anthony Forbes, 42, of 678 Body Road, Elizabeth City, NC died Thursday, July 11, 2013 in Camden, NC.  He was born in Pasquotank County, NC on March 11, 1971 and was the husband of Kristie Sawyer Forbes.   Mr. Forbes was a Deputy Sheriff with Camden County, NC,  working as a narcotic detective and K-9 officer.  He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Police and member of the North American Police Work Dog Association.

Besides his wife, Mr. Forbes is survived by his mother, Patsy Hughes Gray of Hertford, NC; his father, Winfred “Buddy” Forbes and step mother, Joyce Forbes of Camden, NC;  three sons, Michael Cole Forbes of Elizabeth City, NC, Colby Ryan Ebert of Camden, NC and John Kameron Forbes of Elizabeth City, NC.  He is also survived by his step-father, Jerry Cartwright of Elizabeth City, NC; his mother-in-law and father-in-law, Millicent and Dickie Owens of Elizabeth City, NC;  a sister, Daphne Forbes Robey and husband, Sean of Camden, NC;  one brother, Nathan Forbes and wife, Rhonda of Elizabeth City, NC; a step-sister, Tammy Luton Hoffman and husband Robert of Camden, NC; a sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Kim and Chris Leis of Elizabeth City, NC; and several nieces and nephews.  His K-9 partner, Rex, survives him.

Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at 2:00 in the Fountain of Life Church, US 17 South Elizabeth City, NC, by Revs. John Mason and Hans Hess.  Burial with law enforcement honors will follow in the Forbes Family Cemetery, Sandy Hook Road, Shiloh, NC.  The family suggests in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Anthony Forbes Memorial Fund, c/o Blackwell Memorial Baptist Church, 700 North Road Street, Elizabeth City, NC 27909.

Twiford Funeral Home, 405 E. Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is assisting the Forbes family.  Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at www.twifordfh.com.

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  1. Holly Cartwright

    To Anthony’s family ~ I am so sorry to hear of your tragic loss. Prayers for peace, comfort and understanding in the days ahead.

    Holly Cartwright

  2. Theresa Brickhouse Bennett

    Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with your family! May God bless your family and give some peace!

  3. Michele Manwarren

    Our thoughts and prayers are with Anthony’s family and friends during this difficult time. We are truly sorry for your loss.
    Michele & Randy Manwarren

  4. Joy Hall Kuczero

    My thoughts and prayers with the Forbes family at this time and the days to come.

  5. Brenda Harris

    Kristie and Kameron, my thoughts and prayers are with you all! I am so sorry. Kameron, I love you ! Peace ad comfort come from God, please lean on Him. He will comfort you. Miss Brenda

  6. Phillip underwood

    My thoughts and prayers to the family and to my friend Anthony , god bless you all…

  7. LEE & JUDI GREGORY

    KRISTI AND FAMILY
    PLEASE KNOW THAT OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYS ARE WITH YOU AND YOUR FAMILY. STAY STRONG AND GOD BLESS.

  8. Rose Faucette

    Kristy & children,
    I just received the news and am so very saddened. I am so sorry for your loss. May your faith in God help you and your family through the difficult times ahead. The days ahead will not be easy for you and the children. Remember you have many friends who want to help and I will be in prayer for your strength and courage. You have my deepest and most sincere sympathy. In God’s love….Rose

  9. Erin Lindsey Anderson

    My thoughts and prayers are with you all in this time of such loss and tragedy. Hoping God, family and friends can help comfort you in these days of sorrow. I am so very sorry.

    E.L. Anderson

  10. Melissa Ward Midgette

    Kristie and family….I am so sorry for your loss… my heart aches as I think back on the many wonderful memories I have of him…Anthony always had a smile for everyone and has lifted my spirit more than once with his silly personality! I pray for comfort and peace for you and your family as you face the difficult days ahead.

  11. Christina McPherson

    My thoughts and prayers are with you. I am sorry for your loss. God bless all of you.

  12. Dan and Janet Klein

    Please accept our sincere condolences. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

  13. tina

    although i did not know anthony i feal like i need to say this may god bring you and your family the strength and comfort in your time of need may he wrap his arms around your family and bring you peace

  14. bill and pat davis

    TO BUDDY AND FAMILY , WE ARE PRAYING FOR YOU, LET US KNOW IF YOU NEED ANYTHING, WITH DEEPEST REGARDS, BILL AND PAT DAVIS

  15. Buffy Forbes Pitchford

    My thoughts and prayers go out to Anthony’s family, as well as all of those who mourn his tragic passing. May all of us find peace in the days that are ahead.He’ll be greatly missed by the friends and family who loved him.

  16. The Forbes Family

    So very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and Prayers are with each of you during this difficult time.

  17. Karen and Reggie Cahoon

    Our hearts go out to you and your family during this difficult loss. We know that no words can help ease the pain and loss that you are feeling right now. You are in our every prayer and thought. Please let us know if there is anything that we can do for you in this trying time.

  18. JJ and Pam Schwab

    Our thoughts and prayers are with Anthony’s family as well his brother in blue and friends. He will be greatly missed and may his family find peace in this time of need.

  19. Mary Ann Aydlett

    My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time of sorrow. Having worked with Anthony for many years , I just want you to know he always brought a smile to our faces. The world has lost a good man and good deputy. Kristy, if there is ANYTHING I can do for you or the boys, please let me know. Again, my sincere condolences.

  20. Sheryl Korzeniowski

    Our thoughts and prayers are with both families during this very tragic time.
    Dan and Sheryl Korzeniowski

  21. Will Dukes

    Kristie and family, my deepest sympathy goes out to you. John always brought a smile to work at the PCSO. He was a great friend, great Deputy, and an all around good person. He will be deeply missed by us all. I apologize I was not be able to deliver the message in person, I am currently in Afghanistan. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers!!

  22. Jimmy Satterfield

    We are so sorry for your loss our thoughts and prayers are with each and very one of you there are no words that can be said to take the pain away just trust in god we love y’all and will be praying for y’all today and the weeks to come

  23. Eric and Grace Scheid

    Our prayers are with Anthony’s family. Heaven gained another angel to watch over his family and all his brothers in blue. He will be missed.

  24. Dorothy Pensyl (Ms. Dot)

    So sorry for the loss of a fine officer, father, and husband. Please know I am keeping you all in my prayers. God’s Peace.

  25. Wanda Forbes

    My thoughts and prayers are with you. We are truly sorry, but God will take care of you and the rest of the family.

  26. Jackie Eason

    Kristie , family and friends…I am so sorry for the loss of such a wonderful man…this is a great loss for our communites. My thoughts are with you and share a heavy heart.

  27. Frank Mitchell

    My thoughts and prayers are with you. Anthony was a great guy, and while I only knew him for a short while, I know that I am blessed to have known him at all.

  28. Roy & Debbie Heath

    We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and Prayers go out to all of the family during difficult time.

  29. Gretchen Gilmore

    You are all in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Please let us know if there is amything we can do. Huge hugs to all of you and much love……. Gretchen and family

  30. edna

    Girl Im so sorry for you loss, I’ve known him for a long time, he will be miss. I will be thinking about you and your family.

  31. Barbara Putnam

    To Anthony’s family, friends & co-workers, my deepest sympathy to all of you. Lifting you all up in prayer that you may find strength and comfort in the coming days, weeks, months and years ahead.

    Anthony is so missed already. He had such a contagious sense of humor and I will miss his corny jokes.

  32. Lyle Srathearn

    Sorry to hear of your lost. My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family.

  33. Evelyn & Chris Bolac

    Condolence to the Forbes family. Anthony will be truely missed as a father,husband,DEPUTY,and a good friend.

  34. Marsh Family

    We are so very sorry for your Family’s loss.Our prayer’s are with your Family at this difficult time.

  35. Erica Gray

    My thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends. Anthony was a wonderful person all around father, husband, brother, uncle and friend. He is and will always be missed dearly.

  36. Nicole Hollowell

    The Forbes family is in our thoughts and prayers. It’s such a tragic loss. Anthony was a good man on and off the track. He will be truly missed.

  37. Stephanie Ambrose

    So sorry to hear of the passing of your husband, father, son, brother. Thinking about all of you during this sad time. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  38. Velma Gray

    Kristie, Daphne and family, My thoughts and prayers go out to all of you. May God comfort you during these difficult times and bless you with great memories of the good times.

    Sincerely,

    Velma Gray

  39. Rodney Meads

    To Kristie and all the family, I am so sorry for the losss of Anthony. He was my friend and coworker, and will be missed by all who knew him. May God bring you comfort, strength, and peace.

  40. Stacey Rodriguez

    I pray God grants you comfort, peace and understanding during this difficult time. If you ever need anything, anything at all, please let me know.

  41. Lauren Wells

    Kristie and family, my heart and prayers go out to you all! You and Anthony were and still such wonderful friends to me! Hold on to God’s everlasting arms and He will see you through!

  42. Bettie Smithson

    Forbes family in my prayers John was a great person,law enforcement officer,father. May God bless his family.

  43. Jen Mercer

    My thoughts and prayers go out to Anthony’s family. He will be greatly missed. I will never forget hanging out as kids and him passing down his Berenstain Bears books to me. My you be at peace with your life now.

  44. Kim and KD Hewitt

    Kristie, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. If you need anything at all, we are here for you.

  45. Frank,Tracy,Lexi,& Alyssa Pierce

    John 14:1 Let not your heart be troubled:believe in God,believe also in me. Kristie and family,May God fill you with peace and comfort during this time.

  46. Gwen Stevens

    Thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
    The Stevens Family – Woody ,Gwen, Nancy, and Shelton

  47. Sissy mutta

    Anthony I will always think of you when I think of Camden. You will missed dearly

  48. Brad & Julie Forbes

    We’re very sorry for your loss. Anthony left us way too soon. Wish there was something we could say or do to take the hurt and sadness way but unfortunately only time will comfort you. Please know that all of you are in our thoughts & prayers.

  49. Cathy Sawyer Baxter

    I was so sorry to hear about Anthony My heart hurts for you all The Forbes family and his Wife and children.
    I have fond memories of Anthony from my Childhood on up. He will be missed . you all will be in my prayers. may God keep you close during such a difficult time.

  50. Roger and Laura Alvarico

    To the Forbes’ family,

    I’m very sorry for your loss. I’ve had the privilege to know John for many years and have very fond memories of working with him. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this very difficult time. May God comfort you, all, in the days to come.

    Rico

  51. Jonathan & Christina Hart

    Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family and friends. Anthony was a great person.

  52. Tommy and Donna Rose

    Dearest Forbes Family. So sorry for the loss of your loved one! A pastor once told my family during our time of a shocking loss….”this will not get easier….you will just learn to live with it better” his words were so true!…May God hold each of you tight and our love, thoughts and prayers are with each of you…….Tommy and Donna Rose

  53. Christine Tedrick Watson

    Kristie and boys, I am so sorry for your loss, I have known Anthony for a longtime. keeping you in my prayers. chrisy

  54. Josh Brothers

    My prayers go out to Anthony’s family and Law Enforcement brothers. I had the pleasure of working with Anthony while he was at PCSO. Anthony was a good guy and a respected LEO.

  55. Sandy Garrett

    Kristie, I just heard about Anthony’s death. I am so sorry. You and your entire family are in my thoughts and prayers. I know Millie will be there for you but just know I care and am praying for your peace and comfort.

  56. Tommy and Karen Banks

    Our thoughts and prayers go out to Kristie, the boys and the rest of the Forbes family. Anthony was a good man and he will be missed.

  57. Christine Landers Spence

    Buddy, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your son. I know what you are going through because I lost my son 20 years ago. No words I can say will comfort you. So God be with you in your time of sorrow.

  58. Deborah Evans

    Our Thoughts and Prayers go out to the family. He was a very nice person and will be missed here in Camden as well.
    Jim & Deborah Evans Shiloh

  59. The Ryan Family

    On the wings of Angels now BROTHER!!!! Go rest and I will see you on that mountain. I am at a loss but Have I not commanded you to be strong and courageous in all you do not be afraid do not be discouraged for The Lord your God will be with you. Love You Brother

  60. Dahl Jones and Family

    Our Thought and Prays are with you and the family he was a great person and be missed
    Dahl and Nora Jones

  61. jim baker

    Kristie and family, Our thoughts and prayers go to u and family Lisa and I have lost a great friend. U and Anthony have been great friends to our family. May god be with your family.

  62. Gary&Stacey Mccoy

    We are so sorry for your loss< he will be well missed. he was such a sweet man. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you and your family, GOD bless you all.

  63. Annette Santoya Skutans

    My thoughts and prayers go out to the family at this time of there loss.He was a very sweet person.He will be highly missed but not forgotten.

  64. Tami Landers

    To Anthony’s family, my thoughts and payers are with you. Such a tragic loss for such a good person. Anthony you will dearly be missed.

  65. Kim Outlaw & Michael Paul

    Our thoughts and prayers are with his family, friends and co-workers. Lean on your faith, God will see you through. The Paul family – Kim, Michael and Harley.

  66. Lisa Wooten Delph

    Kristie and family, you are in my prayers. May God wrap you all in His arms of peace and comfort as only He can do.

  67. Wanda Sanders

    Kristie & family
    My deepest thoughts and prayers are with each of you. Anthony was a well liked person in the community. Always believe God only gives us what one can handle. And take it from someone whom truly knows time will ease the pain and heartache. Please call if you need anything.

  68. Barbara Morgan

    Thoughts and prayers go out to the family. Anthony Forbes will truely be missed, but never forgotten!

  69. Jamie kroll

    My prayers and thought go out to this He wfamily.May God be with you in this trying time..He was a great person as well as a wonderful deputy.He will be missed by many.

  70. Deborah Beasley

    My prayers go out for the Forbes family. May you find rest in the arms of God and I pray that God will strengthen the family!!! Rest.In.Paradise

  71. April Pickell Williams

    I am so sorry for the loss of Anthony. He had a lot of friends and family that will miss him so much. Been a long time since I lived in EC but still miss my friends. I will be thinking and praying for this family.

  72. Robert and Lisa Matthews

    Our prayers go out to all the Forbes family. Please know that you are all in our thoughts. Love to you all.

  73. Cynthia Gray Barber

    Dearest Family and Friends of Anthony:

    Psalm 34:18
    The LORD is close to the brokenhearted; he rescues those whose spirits are crushed.

    There are no human words to soothe your sorrow, but He who holds the universe in his hand will never fail you.
    We will continue to lift you all up in prayer and hope for His gentle spirit to cradle your grieving hearts.

    -With fondest regards,
    David, Cynthia and Joshua Barber

    Isaiah 43:2
    “When you go through deep waters, I will be with you. When you go through rivers of difficulty, you will not drown. When you walk through the fire of oppression, you will not be burned up; the flames will not consume you.”

  74. Glenn & Tonya Speight

    For everyone effected by his passing, please allow God to help with your grief. We know that you are/were a good man and father! Our thoughts and prayers for the family and all your friends. I’ve spoken with several family and friends, we are in shock of what has happened. To Anthony’s boys, your father LOVED you with all his heart and will forever watch over you as yall become men…. Make him proud!! Kristy, my heart goes out to you. We are at a loss for words. We love you, the boys and Anthony. You two have been great friends to us, almost family in our minds. We will be here for now and anytime in the future.

    With God’s Love,

    The Speight Family!!!

  75. Shay Harrison Johnson

    Forbes family~Words can not express how very sorry I am for your loss! I pray God will wrap his loving arms around you and bring you peace! Anthony was so special to all that knew him.

  76. Debi Williams

    Patsy, so very sorry for your loss of your son Anthony. I know he will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

  77. Mike Hawkins

    My thoughts and prayers are with Anthony’s family. May the Lord comfort everyone affected by this tragic loss.

  78. Michele S. Credle & Luther Credle, Jr.

    So very sorry for your loss, please know that you all are in our prayers of grace, mercy & healing. May God be with everyone of you.

  79. Karen Forbes Goodrich

    My heart is heavy with this tragic loss and my prayers are with all of the family and friends that are hurting. May you find peace in the Lord.

  80. Susie Honohan

    I am sorry Kristie I don’t know what I was thinking with putting Kim I am truly sorry. I was reading some of the other condolences and that’s where the Kim came from and My head is all messed up because of this . Please forgive me. I also want to say that Anthony was a Great member of an Awesome team with the Camden Sheriff Dept and I know that they will all miss him too.

  81. Sheila Judge

    Kristie, I am so sorry. Please know my prayers are being sent to you and your family!

  82. charles hollowell

    Kristie and children: Anothony was a great friend , father,husband and deputy. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him. He was a great friend to me and we use to joke each other . I am going to miss that. My prayers are with you Kristie and the children . The support of family,friends, and the community will help you through the difficult days ahead of you. God bless. Charles Hollowell. Pasquotank-Camden 911 Center

  83. David & Barbara Ferrell

    So sorry for your lose. But my thoughts and prayers r with u and the boys. Love you and my God bless u

  84. Joe Riggs

    Anthony was a good friend and a great coworker. God bless and prayers for his family. Anthony will be missed.

  85. Nathan and Tonya Zachary

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Anthony was a good friend and will be missed by all.

  86. Helen Forbes Midgett

    So sorry to hear about your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers at this time.

    Helem Forbes Midgett and family.

  87. Sharleen Eves Ledford

    My prayers are with your family. When I look at his face, I remember the little 2 year old that I baby-sat. Although life scattered us into so many different directions, your family have always been like family to me. I love you all and my heart breaks that you’re going through this. May God give you the Peace that you need at this time.

  88. Jenny Albertson

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family! God bless you all! David & Jenny Albertson

  89. Tiffany Nixon Eure

    Kristie and family, you are in my thoughts and prayers. So sorry for your loss.

  90. Wes Schuyler

    I met Anthony a few years ago shortly after moving to Camden from Atlanta. He stopped in my driveway to talk and welcome me to the neighborhood. I have kept his card. A very nice, polite, professional man. My prayers to the family.

  91. Mary Cason Moore

    My deepest condolences and prayers to Anthony’s family and dearest friends. I’m so sorry to hear this tragic news, all of you will be in our thoughts during this tough time.

    Mary Cason Moore & Family

  92. Tony DeSantis

    Anthony was a wonderful person, someone I always enjoyed running into. My thoughts go out to his family, friends, and those he served and protected with. I’ll miss him.

  93. Randy & Yvette Jones

    We are very sorry for your loss. Please know we are thinking of and praying for your family.

  94. Gina Jones Young

    I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers go out to the family of Anthony’s family.

  95. Frank Cuozzo & Family

    Condolences to the family. I Worked with Anthony only a short while. He was a great guy and we will miss him.

  96. Linda F. Speight

    We are so sorry about Anthony. Our thoughts and prayers are going out for each and every one of you. May God comfort you as only He can.

  97. Alma Hassell & Mike Shepard

    We are so sorry to hear about your loss. May God’s blessings be with all of you to help you through this tragic time of loss and pain. Our prayers are with you.

  98. Robert & Linda Denny

    Dear Buddy, Joyce and family,
    We are so sorry for this loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time.

  99. Phyllis Lane

    To all of you, may God be with you through such a troubled time, You are in my prayers. GOD BLESS YOU.

  100. Mike Patterson

    So sorry for your loss. I knew Anthony when I worked for ECPD. Thoughts and prayers to the family.

    Mike Patterson

  101. Colleen Schwartz

    The world lost a great man and we all lost a good friend. I am deeply saddened by this and my thoughts and prayers are with all of Anthony’s friends, family and coworkers. He will definitely be missed by many. Rest in peace my friend.

  102. Anne Duncan Needham Clark

    Buddy & Joyce,
    So sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers go out to you.

  103. Johnnie and Joni Barefoot

    Kristie so sorry for your loss. I remember Anthony when he bowled on the team with Johnnie that has been years ago. He will be greatly missed. God will look after you and the boys. You and the boys will be in my thoughts and prayers.

  104. Butch & Maxie Pursell

    Kristie, we want you to know you and
    your family are in our thoughts and
    our prayers. May God be near and dear
    to you and Cameron during this sad time.

  105. Tom,Christy, Angela & Jeremy

    We are so very saddened by this. Anthony and Kristie have been such a joy to have as neighbors. We will miss him so very much. We will do all that we can to assist you, Kristie, and the boys, with anything, in the days to come.

  106. John & Heather Matthews

    John and I had the pleasure of working with Anthony through the years. We have and will continue to pray for your family. God Bless you all.

  107. Bill and Crystal Ward

    We are sorry for the loss of your loved one. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family. We pray that God may comfort you and give you peace in these hard times.

  108. Mary Burkett, Ray Parker and Kayla Murphy

    To the Forbes Family,
    The angels are always near to those who are grieving, to whisper to them that their loved ones are safe in the hand of God.
    While I know you are mourning the loss of your loved one, please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.
    Anthony will be greatly missed, as I will always remember his compassion and kindness.
    May God be with you all.

  109. angel allen

    ANTHONY, YOU HAVE WINGS NOW TO WATCH OVER US FROM THE HEAVENS ABOVE. WE HAD YOU HERE PROTECTING US BUT GOD HAS YOU NOW. I MISS YOU SO DEARLY “SCOOP”!!!!! YOU HELPED ME IN TIMES OF NEED, YOU’VE BEEN A TRUE FRIEND FOR YEARS AND YEARS. BUT MOST OF ALL I WISH KRISTIE AND THE KIDS THE BEST AT THIS TIME IN LIFE,WE ALL ARE HERE FOR THEM NOW.

    REST IN PEACE MY BUDDY (SCOOP)
    LOVE AND MISS YOU DEARLY.

  110. Donnie & Rose Lane

    God be with the family during this most stressful time in your lives. Prayers for all…

  111. REBEKAH MARKHAM

    Anthony was a wonderful friend and co-worker. May God grant both his famiy, his brothers in blue and the 911 center peace beyond understanding during this time. Harnett County 911 center (former Pasquotank-Camden TC).

  112. Wildon & Julianna Forbes

    We want to wish to offer our heart felt condolence to the family and love one of Anthony Forbes.

  113. Becky Powell

    Kristie, Cole, Ms patsy and the entire family, words cannot express our sympathy. Our prayers and thoughts are with you all at this time and the days to come.thinking of you, Becky & family

  114. BJ Cooper

    Kristie I am so sorry for your loss. No words that I can tell you will soothe the pain. I will be here for you as friend in need when you need one.

  115. Fernando Fernandez

    Our most sincere condolences to the family. We share in your loss and grief. May the Good Lord comfort you in this time of need.

  116. Lillie Ballance

    my prayers are with the family during your time of loss. Mr. Forbes was a kind man, I meet he through my family memeber Mr. McPherson who worked with him at the department. May God hold the family in prayer and comfort you during this time of need.

  117. Lorelle Layden Baum

    Kristie and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. There are no words to express my sympathy. Ride hard and ride free my sweet friend. I will love and miss you always.

  118. L.Butts

    Kristie I want you and the boys to know that Anthony will forever ride in hearts of B Squad forever more. If you ever need anything we are just a call away. Our thought and prayers are with you all.

  119. Melissa Elliott

    To Kristie and family….. I am so sorry for your loss and want you to know your in my thoughts and prayers. Sending you all lots of hugs.

  120. Bo & Laurie Andrews

    Please know that your family is in our thoughts and prayers. May God bring comfort and healing to your hearts in the days ahead in ways that only He can.

  121. Angela and Eric Gary

    Kristie,
    Eric and I are at a loss of words. There will be nothing we write or say that will ease the pain. Please know that the outpouring of love from everyone demonstrates the absolute positive impact that you and Anthony have on our community. You just remember to surround yourself with those who truly love you and your family. They will help you get through along with your faith in a Higher Power. We pray for your peace and strength to get through this difficult time. With nothing but love, Angela and Eric Gary

  122. Renee' Gillikin

    I’m so sorry to hear about Anthony. I am praying for y’all, Mr. Buddy, Daphne, and Nathan.

  123. Steve and Belinda Spencer

    Buddy and family,
    So sorry to hear about your loss. May you find the strength you need to see you through this difficult time. Keeping all of you in our thoughts and prayers.
    With Deepest Sympathy.

  124. bill and pat davis

    Kristie and family please call if you need anything we love you we pray for your pain to be eased pat davis

  125. Jennings and June (schoneboom) Davis

    Our deepest sympathy and prayers go out to The Forbes family. God Bless

  126. Tricia Lane

    Forbes family ~ please accept my heartfelt condolences and know that I’m deeply saddened for your loss. wishing you peace and comfort in the coming days.

  127. Wally Parr & Family

    My prayers and love are constant for the Family of Anthony. He was a friend and wonderful person to work with. I pray the Lord is with the Family in these trying times.

  128. Wayne R Williams

    My condolences to the family and close friends. My heart gos out to you all stay strong and my God Bless you all you will be in my thoughts and prayers.

  129. angela and dean

    So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  130. Melissa & Tommy Copeland

    Kristi – there are no words to express the grief we feel for you and your family. Please let us know if there is anything we can do for you. You are in our daily prayers and will continue to be throughout the coming days. May God bring peace to you as only HE can. All our love

  131. Melodie Mason White and Family

    I so very sorry for your loss!! Anthony will certainly be missed.I grew up with him and I have always known him to be a wonderful person and he was so fun to be around.I will be praying for all the family and may God be with you during this hard time.If theres anything I can do,please let me know.God Bless you all!!

  132. Tammy and Brittany Inge

    Anthony was an amazing person, he was always so kind hearted to Brittany and would stop and talk to her while she rode her golf cart, not many people did, but he ALWAYS did. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family. We are both so sorry for your loss. He was an dear person.

  133. June and Larry Melvin

    Lifting up the entire family in prayer. So sorry but God will guide you through it.

  134. Blake and Tiffany Cooper

    Our thoughts and prayers go out to you all. May God bless you all even in such a difficult time. Anthony was a respected coworker and I treasured every time we were able to work together.

  135. Cathy Butts

    My thoughts and prayers are with the Forbes family. Anthony and I attended school from kindergarten to high school and he was always a joy to be around. He will be greatly missed.

  136. Linda and Tommy Tilley

    Dear Kristie and Family,
    Please accept our heartfelt condolences. May knowing the friends care bring you comfort.

  137. Ann R Sawyer

    I used to talk with Anthony and Rex on the lawn outside of our office at the Courthouse. Anthony was caring, kind and had a beautiful smile. He will be missed greatly. I pray you will know the comfort and peace that God gives, especially in times of great grief.

  138. Dawn Williams Lowry

    May Jesus wrap you in his arms & give you comfort and peace in the days to come. Anthony will long be remembered by the many family & friends who loved him.
    Matthew 11:28-30

  139. Jennifer, Barry & Tucker Oliver

    Thoughts & prayers to you all. If we can help you with anything, please call. Love to you all…

  140. Kevin and Judy old

    You and your family are in our thoughts nd prayers as you go through this difficult time of not understanding why …..sometimes in this life we never know the answers but lean on God for comfort to get you through each day.

  141. Sheriff David S. Grice, Davidson County Sheriff's Office

    Sheriff David S. Grice and the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office send our condolenses to the Family of Detective John Anthony Forbes and to the Camden County Sheriff’s office. We are very sorry to hear of your loss. May God be with you all during this time or sorry.

  142. Sheriff Susan D. Johnson, Currituck Co. Sheriff's Office

    Sheriff Susan Johnson and the Currituck County Sheriff’s Office extend our deepest sympathy to the family of Deputy Jon Forbes. Anthony will be forever remembered as a faithful friend and law enforcement partner. We will be keeping all of you in our prayers. May God be with you and comfort you today, tomorrow and forever.

  143. Northampton County Sheriff Office

    Northampton County Sheriff Office sends our condolences to the family of Detective John Anthony Forbes and the Camden County Sheriff’s Office.May God Bless your family.

  144. Elizabeth Catuccio

    Kristie and Family with deepest sympathy on your loss- I met Anthony when we visited my sister Deb and brother-in-law Dan Lavoie – our prayers are with you and yours. God Bless
    The Catuccio’s – Connecticut

  145. Jodi Etheridge Cobb

    Daphne and Kristie, I am so sorry for your heartbreak and pain. May God wrap you in his almighty arms and give you the strength to hold your head high. I know that you are two strong women and just know that you have a lot of love and support behind you. Anthony was well loved and he will be truly missed.

  146. Stacey Jennette-Meiggs and Matthew Meiggs

    Kristie and children, Matthew and I send our love to you, and hope that somewhere in the chaos you can find some peace.

    Stacey

  147. Brinkley Family

    I did not know Anthony but he worked with my father some in the line of duty so may God bless and be with your family in this time of loss.

  148. Francis & Kathy Pugh

    Kathy and I send our Love and condolences to you and your family. Anthony was our friend as well as my co-worker. I miss him already. May God give you and your family comfort .

  149. Alan Sawyer

    My thoughts an prayers go out to the family friends an co workers of Anthony. May go be with you through this hard time. You will be missed!

  150. Tina Sanford

    RIP Anthony. You were an awesome father, friend, an sheriff deputy. May you fly free. You will always be in the hearts of many you touched here on this earth. Prayers going out to your family an community.
    The Sanford’s
    formerly of Mockingbird Lane

  151. Douglas, Carolyn & Cody Dew

    Our heartfelt condolences, to express our love to all this Family. So sorry for each and everyone of you. We can only imagine the pain & the hurt you are feeling @ such a time as this. We pray that our Most gracious God will send the comfort to each and everyone of you to help you get through your loss.We will continue to keep all of the Family in our prayers, and that God will keep you uplifted through all of this and will bring a tremendous healing and help you all find that comforting Peace you need to get through

  152. Janey Burgess

    My heart is breaking for you and the boys. Prayers are being said all day and week. The Lord will help with the sorrow and pain. Love you!

  153. Christal Berry

    I’m so very sorry for your loss. You will continue to be in my thoughts & prayers.

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