Stewart Angelo Tatem of Manns Harbor, March 14

By on March 16, 2023

October 6, 1960 – March 14, 2023

Stewart Angelo Tatem, 62, of Manns Harbor, NC died Tuesday, March 14, 2023, at his home. Born in 1960 in Norfolk, Virginia, he was the son of the late Sidney Ray Tatem and Clelia Tatem.

Stewart was a commercial fisherman in Dare County for 30 years. He enjoyed cooking for his family, and he was his mom’s closest companion and caregiver.

Stewart is survived by his siblings, Sid G. Tatem, Mary McCoy, and Bernadette Tillett, and many nieces and nephews.

On Saturday, March 18, 2023, family and friends will gather at 11:00 am at Twiford Colony Chapel in Manteo for a memorial service. This will be followed by scattering of ashes at the Tatem family cemetery in Gibbs Woods.

Twiford Funeral Homes, Outer Banks is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences and memories may be shared at




Notice of Public Auction

The public will take notice that the Dare County Tourism Board, at its meeting of October 20, 2022, adopted Resolution 2022-5 authorizing the sale of surplus personal property by public auction.

Saturday, April 1, 2023.

6708 S. Croatan Highway

Nags Head, NC 27959

10am: Back of the House Auction – Complete Commercial Kitchen

Partial List: True refrigerators and coolers, Hatco drawer warmers, Hobart mixer, Vulcan, 6 & 10 burner gas ovens/stoves, Vulcan 2 basket gas fryer, Vulcan 2-door oven, stainless prep tables, DCS 6 burner LPAS range & oven, Hobart dishwasher, pots & pans & more.

2pm: Front of the House Auction – Selling Everything in the Building + Architectural Salvage by room

Partial List: Antique ships wheel chandelier, Nautical & pirate decor, sword & pistol displays, polyword tables & chairs, ship models, nautical lanterns, art, commercial bar equipment, tables and chairs, NC decoys, fish mounts, signal cannon, architectural salvage, Several bars, pirate bar & more.

Preview 3/31: 11 AM – 5 PM & Auction Day starting @ 9am
Online Absentee Bidding Catalog Closes: 3/31 @ 8pm
Catalog + Thousands of photos @ SSAOBX.HIBID.COM
Island Auction Co. (252)489-5513 – Jason P. Humphries, Auctioneer NCAL #8423
Visa / MC / Cash / Good Check – NC Sales Tax, 15% Buyers Premium

See what people are saying:

  • Robert Schaible

    I was Stewart’s friend from 35 years ago in VB having lived here in Nags Head for almost as long our paths crossed infrequently but I was always glad to see him and have often thought about him, he will be missed

    Friday, Mar 17 @ 10:03 am
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