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Find A Grave - Federal Point Methodist Church Cemetery
Harrill, Robert E. b. February 2, 1893 d. June 4, 1972 Folk Figure. For more than 17 years, Robert, better known as "The Fort Fisher Hermit," lived under the stars, off the land and with donations from his thousands of visitors. The hermit called home an old abandoned World War II artillery bunker. As a child, he had always enjoyed the solace of nature. As an adult he suffered through a terrible divorce with Katie Hamrick and the suicide of his oldest son. He preferred the simpler life, it is what gave him and his mind a more peaceful existence...[Read More] (Bio by: Shock) Federal Point Methodist Church Cemetery, Carolina Beach, New Hanover County, North Carolina, USA Plot: Just outside main cemetery, look for sea shells