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Friday, February 23, 2018

EVA M. MURCHISON-BROADIE

March 16, 1940-Feb. 20, 2018 Eva Mae Murchison-Broadie, 77, 114 Sandy Drive, died Tuesday in Sovah Health Center of Danville, Va. Funeral will be Saturday at 1 p.m. in James T. Haskins Memorial Chapel of Haskins Funeral Home. Burial...

EDWARD L. CREWS

Died Feb. 13, 2018 Edward L. Crews, 73, Rocky Mount, died Feb. 13 at Nash General Hospital. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Goldsboro Chapel Free Will Baptist Church. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation will be...

LOUIS D. FAISON

Died Feb. 18, 2018 Louis D. Faison, 70, 184 David Bright Road, Faison, died Sunday at home. Funeral will be 2 p.m. today at Greater Six Runs Missionary Baptist Church of Turkey, with the Rev. Evelina Oliver officiating. He...

PEGGY PITTMAN GORE

June 13, 1932-Feb. 17, 2018 Peggy Pittman Gore passed away on the morning of Feb. 17. Ms. Gore was born June 13, 1932, in the District of Columbia to Robert W. Pittman and Martha Pauline Price. Ms. Gore was...

ELLIS R. HARGROVE

Died Feb. 20, 2018 Ellis Ray Hargrove, 84, 321 Robert F. Hargrove Road, Mount Olive, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Sunday at St. Luke Disciple Church, with elder Vester Freeman officiating. Burial in...

HAROLD MATTHEW HERRING

May 12, 1923-Feb. 22, 2018 Harold Matthew Herring, 94, Goldsboro, passed away Thursday morning at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Harold was born in Wayne County May 12, 1923, to the late Matthew and Rose Herring. He was married for...

EARNEST E. LOVINGS

Earnest Eugene Lovings, 83, died Wednesday at Wayne UNC Health Care. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

BLANCHE S. WHITTINGTON

Feb. 27, 1925-Feb. 21, 2018 Esther Blanche Sutton Whittington, 92, Kinston, died Wednesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Private graveside service will be Saturaday at Westview Cemetery of Kinston. Born Feb. 27, 1925, in the Bucklesberry community, she was...

Thursday, February 22, 2018

L.V. BARNES

Died Feb. 9, 2018 L.V. Barnes, 61, Wilson, died Feb. 9. Funeral will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at Wilson Chapel Free Will Baptist Church of Wilson. Burial will be in Hamilton Burial Garden of Wilson,. Arrangements are by...

EVA M. BROADIE

Eva Mae Broadie, 77, 114 Sandy Drive, died Tuesday in Sovah Health Center in Danville, Va. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

PATSY A. HINES

Died Feb. 17, 2018 Patsy Ann Hines, 80, Snow Hill, died Saturday at home. Funeral will be Saturday at 1:30 p.m. at New Christian Fellowship Center of Snow Hill. Interment will be in Peter Grant Cemetery in Snow Hill....

LINDA CRAIG KANNAN

May 26, 1947-Feb. 19, 2018 Linda Craig Kannan, 70, passed away Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, at Wayne UNC Health Care. Linda was born May 26, 1947, to Kenneth E. and Eva G. Craig (Gray) in Aberdeen, Wash. She graduated...

MARK A. POPE

Dec. 16, 1962-Feb. 20, 2018 Mark Anthony Pope, 55, died Tuesday at Wayne UNC Health Care. Funeral will be Friday at 3 p.m. at Providence United Methodist Church, with visitation afterward. He was born in Wayne County Dec. 16,...

MARIE C. REES

Died Feb. 17, 2018 Marie C. Rees died in Raleigh, N.C., Feb. 17, 2018, at the age of 83. She is survived by her brother, Richard; her children, Carol (Rod) McCray, Dan and Don; and four grandchildren. She was...

JUNIUS L. SAULS

Died Feb. 15, 2018 Junius Lee Sauls, 75, 109 Randall Place, died Feb. 15. Funeral will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Bear Creek Association Headquarters, with pastor Carlton Barnes officiating. Burial will be in Willowdale Cemetery. Visitation will...

LOUIS E. SMITH

Died Feb. 17, 2018 Louis Earl Smith, 61, 1305 Holman St., Kinston, died Saturday at the North Carolina Veterans Home. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Haughton Chapel Free Will Baptist Church. Burial will be in Haiti Cemetery....

EARL SUTTON

April 6, 1927-Feb. 19, 2018 Earl "Pop" Sutton, 90, died Monday at UNC Health Care Center in Kinston. Funeral will be Saturday at noon in Britt Funeral Home Memorial Chapel of LaGrange, with apostle Bobby L. Kittrell officiating. Interment...

VICTOR J. TAVAREZ

Victor Jose Tavarez, 57, LaGrange, died Monday at home. Arrangements are pending at S. Connor Memorial Funeral Home in Snow Hill....

ERMA PETERSON WHITEHEAD

Died Feb. 18, 2018 Erma Peterson Whitehead, 84, 565 Mile Road, Vanceboro, died Sunday at CarolinaEast Medical Center. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Saturday at St. James Church of Christ Disciples of Christ. Burial will be in Peterson Family...

JIMMY D. WILKINS

April 19, 1937-Feb. 21, 2018 Jimmy Daniel Wilkins, 4027 Vesta Drive, Raleigh, died Wednesday. Funeral will be Friday at 2 p.m. at Mount Moriah Baptist Church of Raleigh. He was born April 19, 1937, to the late Frank and...

DEBRA D. WILLIAMS

Jan. 11, 1956-Feb. 20, 2018 Debra Denise Williams, 62, died Tuesday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Funeral will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Mount Nelson Missionary Baptist Church in Eureka. Interment will be at Williams Family Cemetery....

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

KESHIA BARNES

Keshia Barnes, 38, Wilson, died Monday at Wilson Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Stevens Funeral Home of Wilson....

VANESSA HERRING BOWDEN

Died Feb. 18, 2018 Vanessa Herring Bowden, 58, Rose Hill, died Sunday at Lower Cape Fear Hospice in Wilmington. Funeral will be at Rose Hill Funeral Home chapel of Rose Hill Saturday at 2:30 p.m., with the Rev. James...

CHARLIE E. BRINSON

Died Feb. 19, 2018 Charlie Earl Brinson, 95, Magnolia, died Monday at Ashe Memory Gardens in Burgaw. Funeral will be at First Missionary Baptist Church of Kenansville Sunday at 1:30 p.m., with the Rev. Cornolius Moore officiating. Burial will...

EDWARD O. BRYANT

Died Feb. 14, 2018 Edward Odell Bryant, 86, Teachey, died Feb. 14 at Vidant Edgecombe Hospital in Tarboro. Funeral will be at Rose Hill Funeral Home chapel of Rose Hill Saturday at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Ruth Pugh...

WILLIE "DUB" RAY BURNETTE

Feb. 4, 1937-Feb. 19, 2018 Willie "Dub" Ray Burnette, 81, Goldsboro, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospices Center with his family by his side. Graveside service Friday at 3 p.m. at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, with Bishop Jimmy Price officiating....

JOHN CHAPMAN

Jan. 8, 1951-Feb. 16, 2018 John Chapman, 67, 3668 Wayne Memorial Drive, peacefully succumbed to his master's call Friday at his residence. He was born Monday, Jan. 8, 1951, in Virginia to the late James II and Gladys Chapman....

FOSTINA L. COOPER

Died Feb. 18, 2018 Fostina Lisane Cooper, 61, Rose Hill, died Sunday at home. Funeral will be at New Christian Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Rose Hill Thursday at noon, with the Rev. Cameron Hankins officiating. Burial will be...

PEGGY ANN ELLIS

Nov. 15, 1946-Feb. 17, 2018 Peggy Ann Williams Ellis, 71, Goldsboro, passed away peacefully in her home Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, while surrounded by her family. Peggy was born in Carroll County, Tenn., Nov. 15, 1946, to the late...

JAMES A. JARMAN

Died Feb. 16, 2018 James Anderson Jarman, 60, died Friday at Celtics Hospice Wyoming Valley Medical Center in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Friday at Gateway to Heaven Pentecostal Holiness Church. Burial will be in Westview Cemetery....

LINDA CRAIG KANNAN

Linda Craig Kannan, 70, died Monday at Wayne UNC Healthcare. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

ALEX MALPASS

Sept. 5, 1923-Feb. 19, 2018 Mr. Alex Malpass, 94-year-old Mount Olive area resident, passed away Monday night, Feb. 19, at Wayne Hospital. Mr. Malpass was first and foremost a child of almighty God, having placed his trust in Jesus...

MARK A. POPE

Mark Anthony Pope, 55, died Tuesday at Wayne UNC Health Care. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

DORIS A. MURPHY SMITH

Died Feb. 18, 2018 Doris Ann Murphy Smith, 55, Warsaw, died Monday at home. Funeral will be at Rose Hill Funeral Home chapel of Rose Hill Friday at 11 a.m. Burial will be at Smith-Baggett Cemetery in Faison. She...

ROBERT A. VERNATT SR.

Robert Avery Vernatt Sr., 47, 171 Cougar Lane, Pikeville, died Friday at home. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

MARGARET ROSE POWELL WELLS

May 13, 1940-Feb. 19, 2018 Margaret Rose Powell Wells was the daughter of the late James Robert and Madge Sutton Powell. She was born May 13, 1940, in Wayne County, N.C., and went to be with her Lord and...

DEBRA WILLIAMS

Debra Williams, 62, Fremont, died Tuesday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

EDNA JONES WOOTEN

May 19, 1932-Feb. 19, 2018 Edna Jones Wooten, 85, Goldsboro, passed away Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Edna was born in Wayne County May 19, 1932, and was the daughter of the late Floyd and...

MARVIN RAY WORLEY

March 15, 1948-Feb. 19, 2018 Marvin Ray Worley, 69, passed away Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, at UNC Memorial Hospital in Chapel Hill surrounded by his family. Marvin was born in Wayne County, N.C., March 15, 1948, to the late...

LUCILE FREDERICK WORRELLS

Lucile Frederick Worrells, 72, Willowcreek Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, died Tuesday at Wayne UNC Healthcare. Arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Home....

ELBERT "AL" YARBOROUGH

Jan. 3, 1931-Feb. 16, 2018 Mr. Elbert "Al" Yarborough, 87, Durham, passed away Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, at Hock Family Pavilion. Mr. Yarborough was born Jan. 3, 1931, in Lee County, N.C., to the late Earl and Esther Yarborough....

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

ANDREW BRINSON JR.

Nov. 17, 1946-Feb. 14, 2018 Andrew Brinson Jr., 71, 643 Suggs St., Wilson, died Wednesday at home. Funeral will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. in James T. Haskins Memorial Chapel of Haskins Funeral Home. Interment will be in Wayne...

WILLIE R. BURNETTE

Willie Ray Burnette, 81, died Monday at Kitty Askins. Arrangements are pending at Evergreen Funeral Home....

GREGORY V. CARSON

Gregory Vincent Carson, 37, 306 North Ave., Wilson, died Friday at Duke Medical Center in Durham. Arrangements are pending at Stevens Funeral Home of Wilson....

PEGGY A. ELLIS

Peggy Ann Ellis, 71, died Saturday at home. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

ALMA S. HAWKINS

July 25, 1927-Feb. 19, 2018 Alma Suggs Hawkins, 90, LaGrange, died Monday at Greendale Forest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Rouse Funeral Home, with the Rev. Gerald Stacy officiating. Burial will be...

NETTIE H. HOLMES

Sept. 19, 1940-Feb. 18, 2018 Retired United States Air Force Lt. Col. Nettie Frances Hollis Holmes, 77, peacefully passed away Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, surrounded by her family. Born in Martin County Sept. 19, 1940, she was the daughter...

CHARLES H. JONES

Charles Hilton Jones, 71, Pink Hill, died Wednesday at UNC Lenoir Hospital. Arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Home....

DORIS F. KEYS

Died Feb. 14, 2018 Doris Faye Keys, 70, 2677 Dover Road, Cove City, died Wednesday at CarolinaEast Medical Center in New Bern. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Woodmen of the World Community Center, Dover. Visitation will an...

BETTY LANCASTER LEE

Aug. 24, 1941-Feb. 17, 2018 Betty Rene Lancaster Lee, 76, peacefully passed away Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, at Wayne UNC Health Care. She was born in Wayne County Aug. 24, 1941, to the late James Forest Lancaster and Virginia...

WILLIAM D. LEE

William Dean Lee, 55, 660 E. New Hope Road, died Saturday at UNC Chapel Hill. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

JOHN S. POANDL

Died July 6, 2016 John Shelton Poandl, 56, died July 6, 2016. Funeral will be held at a later date. He was born in Wayne County to the late John Francis and Dorothy Thomas Poandl. He was married to...

DR. ROBERT CLINTON RIGSBY JR.

July 24, 1956-Feb. 15, 2018 Robert "Rob" Clinton Rigsby Jr., DVM, Goldsboro, died Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, at Atantic Beach, N.C. He was born July 24, 1956, on Langley Air Force Base, Va. Rob was 61 years old. Dr....

VIRGINIA G. SENATZ

March 9, 1917-Feb. 17, 2018 Virginia Gimmi Senatz, 100, Goldsboro, passed away Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, at Brookdale Country Day Road surrounded by her family. Virginia was born March 9, 1917, to the late Robert Gimmi and Maude Beitzel...

RELMA MORRIS "SMITTY" SMITH

May 17, 1931-Feb. 18, 2018 Relma Morris "Smitty" Smith, 86, 1906 N.C. 55 West, Mount Olive, passed away peacefully Sunday at his residence. Funeral service will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Thunder Swamp Pentecostal Holiness Church, 1519...

BILLYE J. WILSON

Died Feb. 17, 2018 Billye Jo Wilson, 66, Fremont, died Saturday in Kitty Askins Hospice Center. No funeral will be held. She was born Dec. 26, 1952, in Wayne County to C.T. Peterson and Mattie Smith Arrangements are by...