DURHAM – Jesse Lawton Fellows, 33, of Carrboro died unexpectedly Sunday, April 24, 2011 at UNC Hospitals, Chapel Hill.
Jesse was born March 25, 1978 in Capetown, South Africa.
Jesse moved with his mother and step father to the United States in 1988 and he attended Frank Porter Graham Elementary School, Culbreth Middle School and Chapel Hill High School. He worked as bartender predominantly at Four Corners in Chapel Hill and Kanki Steakhouse in Durham. Jesse was an avid sports fan and had the most amazing capacity to remember any and every sports statistic for the last 25 years. His dream was to become a sports commentator. His passion in life was UNC basketball and football, Vikings football and Athletics baseball.
Jesse is survived by his mother, Coaina Nel, his father, Errol Fellows, his brother, Ethan Nel and his step father, Peter Nel
A memorial service will be held at a later date as soon as his father joins us from South Africa.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria Research and Support Foundation, P.O. Box 10983, Rockville MD 20849
The Fellows family is under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service, Durham.On-line memorials: www.hallwynne.com. Select obituaries.