According to a post on the GoFundMe page “It is with great sadness to tell you Steve passed yesterday. Arrangements are being finalized and will be posted shortly. Please continue to pray for Annette and their families.”
Benjamin (Ben) Franklin Chappell, a retired North Carolina Highway Patrolman, passed away at the scene the day of the crash. The third occupant of the plane John Field Worsley II, age 68 of Lenoir, is still hospitalized but no information about his current condition is being released.
As of Tuesday night funeral arrangements for Steven Berry were incomplete.
Photo: Austin & Barnes Funeral Home