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Obituary for Derik "Derock" Sellers
Derik Ashton "Derock" Sellers, 24, of Roper and Wanchese died Sunday, September 27, 2020, at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.
Born March 9, 1996 in Chowan County he was the son of the late Dirk Ashley Sellers and Kim Wynette Murph who survives and was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Billy Midgette and Fritz Murph. Derock worked in construction as a roofer and attended Bethany United Methodist Church. Derock loved the beach and fishing, "Ole Blue" his truck and his precious son, Silas.
His family includes his mother, Kim Wynette Murph of Roper, N.C., son, Silas Ashton Sellers of Manteo, N.C.; fiancée, Brooke Shaw of Manteo, N.C.; sisters, Katherine Michelle Sellers of Moyock, N.C. and Kara Nichole Sellers of Manns Harbor, N.C.; step-father, Fred Felske; grandmothers, Phyllis Midgette of Manns Harbor, N.C., Margaret Dail of Roper, N.C. and Evelyn Tillett of Wanchese, N.C.; many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
A private family memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers family requests that donations be made to his mother to assist with family expenses.
Arrangements are by Maitland Funeral Home, Plymouth.