Obituary announcements for Goldsboro and Wayne County, NC

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Thursday, October 19, 2017

WILLIAM H. ARMSTRONG

Sept. 1, 1928-Oct. 14, 2017 William Henry Armstrong, 89, 421 Wayne Ave., died Saturday. Funeral will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Greater St. John Free Will Baptist Church. Burial will be in Wayne Memorial Park North. He was...

JANICE ARTIS

Sept. 11, 1947-Oct. 13, 2017 "In my Father's house are many mansions: If it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for...

HELEN C. COOPER

Aug. 26, 1926-Oct. 17, 2017 Helen Tyner Cox Cooper, 91, Goldsboro, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, at Brookdale surrounded by her family. Helen was born in Wayne County Aug. 26, 1926, to the late Robert and Viola Price...

NATHANIEL EDWARDS

Aug. 31, 1944-Oct. 15, 2017 Nathaniel "Bootsie" Edwards, 73, 1411 E. Elm St., died Sunday in Katie Reynolds Hospice Center in Winston-Salem. Funeral will be Saturday at noon in James T. Haskins Memorial Chapel of Haskins Funeral Home. Burial...

RONDA KAY FARLOW

July 1, 1941-Oct, 16, 2017 Ronda Kay Farlow, 400 Old Smithfield Road, died Monday. Funeral will be held Friday at 11 a.m. in Evergreen Funeral Home, and there will be a time of sharing with friends before the service....

JOSEPH HARPER

Dec. 16, 1959-Oct. 15, 2017 Joseph Harper, 57, resident of Willow Creek, died Sunday in Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral will be Saturday at 5 p.m. in James T. Haskins Memorial Chapel of Haskins Funeral Home. He was born Dec....

RUFUS L. JACKSON

Died Oct. 10, 2017 Rufus Lee Jackson, 57, 724 Longleaf Ave., died Oct. 10 at home. Funeral will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations Inc. He was born in Alexandria, Va., to Rufus...

JUMAYIA L. JOHNSON

Died Oct. 13, 2017 Jumayia "Mile" L. Johnson, 36, Maury, died Friday. Funeral will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at Victory and Dominion World Outreach Center. Interment will be in Dunn Cemetery in Hookerton. Visitation will be Friday at...

TIMOTHY M. JOHNSON

Timothy M. Johnson, 58, Rocky Mount, died Tuesday at UNC Nash Healthcare of Rocky Mount. Arrangements are pending at Smith-Holloway Memorial Services LLC....

MILDRED KORNEGAY

Mildred Kornegay, 63, 720 Stanley Chapel Road, Mount Olive, died Tuesday at home. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

MAUREEN A. KRZESZEWSKI

Aug. 10, 1950-Oct. 17, 2017 Maureen Ann Krzeszewski, 67, died Tuesday at Wayne UNC Health Care. Funeral will be Friday at 1 p.m. from the chapel of Howell Funeral Home and Crematory. Interment will be at Eastern Carolina State...

CRYSTAL LENOIR SPENCE

June 29, 1960-Oct. 11, 2017 Crystal Lenoir Spence, 57, died Oct. 11 at Sentara Albemarle Medical Center of Elizabeth City. Funeral will be Friday at 6 p.m. at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremation. She was born June 29,...

CAROLYN L. TEACHEY

Jan. 8, 1963-Oct. 13, 2017 Carolyn L. Teachey, 54, 649 Pecan Road, died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. No funeral will be held. She was born Jan. 8, 1963, in Wilson County to Elijah E. and Maeloise Vann Hamilton....

ANTHOINE L. TOWNSEND

Feb. 16, 1961-Oct. 17, 2017 Anthoine Lee "Jit" Townsend, 56, resident of Brian Center, died Tuesday. Funeral will be Saturday at 10 a.m. at Greenleaf Christian Church. Burial will be in Old Mill Cemetery. He was born Feb. 16,...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

MARY M. PARKER-BYNUM

Mary Maggie Parker-Bynum, 95, Walstonburg, died Tuesday. Arrangements are pending at Stevens Funeral Home of Wilson....

JAMES A. ARMWOOD

Died Oct. 11, 2017 James Arthur Armwood, 67, 314 Juniper Road, Faison, died Oct. 11 at Vidant Duplin Hospital. Funeral will be Friday at noon at Garris Funeral Home chapel, with the Rev. Herman Bell officiating. Burial will be...

MINNIE L. WARREN BELL

Sept. 9, 1929-Oct. 15, 2017 Minnie L. Warren Bell was born to Kirby and Sarah Lofton Lewis Sept. 9, 1929. God called her name, and she quietly slipped away Oct. 15, 2017, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by...

TONY L. EDWARDS

Died Oct. 13, 2017 Tony Lamar Edwards, 60, Wilson, died Friday. Funeral will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at Contending for the Faith Church Ministries of Wilson. Arrangements are by Stevens Funeral Home of Wilson....

LINDA BAYLES JACKSON

Aug. 4, 1939-Oct. 16, 2017 Ms. Linda Bayles Jackson, 78, Dawson Road, Dunn, died Monday evening, Oct. 16, 2017, at Golden Years Nursing Home in Falcon. Ms. Jackson was born in Harnett County Aug. 4, 1939, the daughter of...

MAUREEN A. KRZESZEWSKI

Maureen Ann Krzeszewski, 67, died Tuesday at Wayne UNC Health Care. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

GENE B. MERCER

Died Sept. 21, 2017 A service to reflect upon the life of Gene B. Mercer will be Saturday, Oct. 21, at 2 p.m. at Tyndall Funeral Home in Mount Olive. Mr. Mercer, 74, passed away Sept. 21. He was...

GAYNELLE PUCKETT SUMMERLIN

Nov. 3, 1936-Oct. 13, 2017 Gaynelle Puckett Summerlin, 80, a resident of Marian Manor Assisted Living in Virginia Beach, Va., formerly of Richlands, N.C., was called home to be with the Lord Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. Gaynelle was born...

CAROLYN HAMILTON TEACHEY

Died Oct. 13, 2017 Carolyn Hamilton Teachey, 54, passed away Friday, Oct. 13, at Wayne Memorial Hospital. She was preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Mae Hamilton. She is survived in life by her fiancé, Christopher King;...

ANTHOINE L. TOWNSEND

Anthoine Lee Townsend, 56, resident of Brian Center, died Tuesday. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

SAMUEL WATSON

Died Oct. 12, 2017 Samuel "Parks" Watson, 74, Wilson, died Thursday. Funeral will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Tabernacle Temple of Jesus Christ of Wilson. Arrangements are by Stevens Funeral Home of Wilson....

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

MINNIE BELL

Minnie Bell, 88, 3505 Central Heights Road, died Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home....

NATHANIEL EDWARDS

Nathaniel Edwards, 73, 1411 E. Elm St., died Sunday in Katie Reynolds Hospice Center in Winston-Salem. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

EMMETT PHILMON HAM

Oct. 17, 1925-Oct. 15, 2017 Emmett Philmon Ham passed away Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017. He was born in Wayne County Oct. 17, 1925, and was the son of the late Jack H. and Hattie Allen Ham. He was married...

JOSEPH H. JACKSON

Jan. 13, 1936-Oct. 15, 2017 Joseph Henry Jackson, 81, Kenly, died Sunday at home. Funeral will be at Fellowship United Methodist Church Wednesday at 3 p.m. Burial will be in the church cemetery, with the Rev. Eric Packard, the...

IRENE HAM ROGERS

Aug. 17, 1923-Oct. 15, 2017 Irene Ham Rogers, 94, Goldsboro, passed away Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017, at her home surrounded by her family. She was born in Wilson County Aug. 17, 1923, to the proud parents of Kirby and...

MICHAEL W. SNAVELY

July 5, 1948-Oct. 16, 2017 Michael Wayne Snavely, 69, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral will be Wednesday at 3 p.m. at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home, with the Rev. Bill Blanks officiating. Born in Wilmington, he was the...

CAROLYN L. TEACHEY

Carolyn L. Teachey, 54, 649 Pecan Road, Dudley, died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

JASON L. WHITE JR.

Died Oct. 11, 2017 Jason Lee "J.L." White Jr., 71, 558 Sanders Lane, New Bern, died Wednesday at Crystal Coast Hospice House in Newport. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Mount Mariah Missionary Baptist Church of Cove City....

DOREATHA PEACOCK WYNN

March 15, 1951-Oct. 12, 2017 Doreatha Peacock Wynn, 66, 108 Marshall Drive, Dudley, died Thursday. Funeral will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Bear Creek Missionary Baptist Association Headquarters. Burial will be at First Congregational United Church of Christ...

Monday, October 16, 2017

WILLIAM H. ARMSTRONG

William HenryArmstrong, 89, 421 Wayne Ave., died Saturday. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

RAYFORD BARROW

Feb. 9, 1924-Oct.14, 2017 Mr. Rayford "Buck" Barrow, 93, Snow Hill, passed away Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. A native of Greene County, Buck was born Feb. 9, 1924, son of Sam and Nola Barrow....

JENNIFER A. BENNETT

July 12, 1972-Oct. 9, 2017 Jennifer Ann Bennett, 45, Warsaw, died Oct. 9 at Kindred Hospital in Greensboro. Funeral will be today at 5:30 p.m. in Community Funeral Home Chapel in Warsaw. She was born July 12, 1972 in...

ROY V. BROWER

Died Oct. 11, 2017 Roy Vander Brower, 90, Wilson, died Wednesday at Avante at Wilson. Funeral is Wednesday at 11 a.m. at New Zion AME Zion Church, Robbins. Burial in New Zion Cemetery. Visitation is Tuesday from 3 to...

GLADYS BUTLER

Died Oct. 9, 2017 Gladys Butler, 78, 722 Luther Drive, died Oct. 9 at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral is Tuesday at noon at St. Mark Disciples of Christ, with Bishop Alton A. Smith officiating. Burial in Elmwood Cemetery....

E. PHILMON HAM

E. Philmon Ham, 91, died Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

JOSEPH HARPER

Joseph Harper, 59, a resident of Willow Creek, died Sunday at Wayne UNC Health Care. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

RUTH W. HOOD

July 8, 1921-Oct. 11, 2017 Ruth W. Hood, 96, died Wednesday at Spring Arbor Assisted Living in Rocky Mount. Funeral is Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Stevens Funeral Home, Wilson. Burial in Bynum Cemetery, Macclesfield. She was born July...

IRENE H. ROGERS

Irene Ham Rogers, 93, died Sunday at home. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....