Marcus D. Stokes crossed over the threshold into eternal life to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, on Thursday, March 17, 2022. He was born on September 4, 1975, in Greenville, North Carolina, to George Stokes and Della Peeples.
Marcus attended and joined White Oak Baptist Church at a young age. He studied Criminal Justice at Francis Marion University in Florence, South Carolina. He was certified in HVAC repair. He was self-employed as a landscaper and took great pride in his work. He was known to always be willing to lend a helping hand.
Marcus was preceded in death by his step-father, Alphonso Peeples and his brother, Felix Stokes.
He leaves to cherish his fond memories his mother, Della Peeples of Camden, SC; his father, George Stokes of Tarboro, NC; his step-mother, Lorraine Stokes of Tarboro, NC; two brothers, Cedrics Stokes and Travis Stokes both of Tarboro, NC; one sister, Pamela (Marion) Brevard of Blythewood, SC; three step-sisters, Kimberly Pate of Dallas, NC, Shirley Peeples of Atlanta, GA and Brenda (Julius) Hinds of Montego Bay, Jamaica and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.