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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

ALLEN ARTIS

Died Dec. 5, 2017 Allen "Little Bud" Artis, 74, died Dec. 5, 2017, at Fremont Rest Center. Funeral is Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the Apostle D.L. McIntyre Memorial Chapel, with Pastor Thelma Davis officiating....

NELLIE ANN ENCISO

May 22, 1943-Dec. 11, 2017 Nellie Ann Enciso, 74, Clinton, went to be with her Lord and Savior Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro. Homegoing services will be held Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, at...

LOUISE BEST HATCH

May 5, 1926-Dec. 10, 2017 Mrs. Louise Best Hatch, longtime Mount Olive resident, passed away Sunday night, Dec. 10, 2017, at the age of 91. Having been raised up in Calypso Baptist Church and baptized there, she became a...

MARGIE C. HAYES

Jan. 14, 1947-Dec. 7, 2017 Margie Carolyn Hayes, 70, of Benson, Ariz., passed away peacefully on Dec. 7, 2017. Mrs. Hayes is survived by her husband of 21 years, Ricky Hayes; son, Billy Wiggins and fiancée, English Albertson; daughters,...

CLARENCE R. HINNANT

Died Dec. 6, 2017 Clarence Ray Hinnant, 65, Selma, died Wednesday at Barbour Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Smithfield. Funeral is Wednesday at 1 p.m. at St. Luke Church, with elder Melvin Herring officiating. Burial in Old Mill Cemetery....

SUDIE K. JONES

Aug. 4, 1935-Dec. 9, 2017 Sudie Mae Kearney Jones, 82, Goldsboro, went to be with her Lord on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at Genesis in Mount Olive. Sudie was born in Wayne County on Aug. 4, 1935, to the...

DONNY EARL JONES

Jan. 10, 1944-Dec. 8, 2017 Donny Earl Jones, 73, Kenly, passed away suddenly Friday morning at his home. Donny was born Jan. 10, 1944, in Johnston County, to the late Raeford Timer and Hettie Hicks Jones. He was a...

SUMMER DAWN MCHARNEY

June 4, 1973-Dec. 7, 2017 Summer Dawn McHarney, age 44, a resident of Burlington, died Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, at Alamance Regional Medical Center in Burlington. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017,...

NELL T. PALMER

Jan. 23, 1951-Dec. 8, 2017 Nell Brown Thompson Palmer, 66, of Charlotte, passed away Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, at Burke Hospice and Palliative Care Center following a brief illness. Mrs. Palmer was born on Jan. 23, 1951, in Wayne...

JAMES W. SMITH

James William Smith, 92, 804 N. Virginia St., died Monday at Willow Creek Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremation....

JOE D. STRICKLAND

Joe Dan Strickland, 79, Mount Olive, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory....

BARBARA WEST

Died Dec. 9, 2017 Barbara West, Kill Devil Hills, died Saturday. A memorial service will be in April. Originally from Pikeville, she was preceded in death by her parents, Roy and Verona Creech West. She is survived by a...

EVONNE YELVERTON

Died Dec. 6, 2017 Evonne Yelverton, 82, died Wednesday at Willow Creek Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral is today at 11 a.m. at St. James Church of Christ Disciples of Christ, Fremont, with Pastor Mark Anthony Sutton officiating. Visitation...

Monday, December 11, 2017

PATRICIA L. DORNHEIM

Patricia Lynn Dornheim, 58, Kinston, died Friday in Kinston. Arrangements are pending at Smith-Holloway Memorial Funeral Service....

FLORARINE HARRINGTON

Florarine Harrington, 67, 422 Hunters Creek Drive, died Saturday at home. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremation....

BOBBIE J. HERRING

Died Dec. 6, 2017 Bobbie Joe Herring, 61, 659 Durham Lake Road, Dudley, died Wednesday at home. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Union Grove Free Will Baptist Church of Clinton, with Bishop Garland Mayes officiating. Burial will...

SUDIE K. JONES

Sudie Mae Kearney Jones, 82, died Saturday at Genesis. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

MONTE C. SWIFT

Monte C. Swift, 59, New York, formerly of Goldsboro, died Friday. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremation....

CURTIS WADE

Deacon Curtis Wade, 81, 303 Hopes Way Drive, Dudley, died Sunday in Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

PEGGY WEBB WHEELER

May 22, 1940-Dec. 9, 2017 Peggy Webb Wheeler, 77, Stantonsburg, passed away Saturday. Her funeral service will be conducted at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Joyner's Funeral Home of Wilson. Interment will follow in Stantonsburg Cemetery. The Rev. Robbie Parnell...

BESSIE L. WILLIAMS

Bessie Lee Williams, 90, 1206 Stephens St., died Saturday at home. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremation....

ELIZABETH B. WILLIAMS

Feb. 23, 1934-Dec. 9, 2017 Elizabeth Best Jackson Williams, 83, resident of the Mount Olive area, passed away Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at Kitty Askins Hospice. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Dec. 12, at 2 p.m. at Tyndall...

Sunday, December 10, 2017

MOLLY HARRISON CRISP

Dec. 12, 1934-Dec. 7, 2017 Mollie Harrison Crisp, 82, Goldsboro, passed away suddenly Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, at Wayne UNC Hospital. Mollie was born in Greene County Dec. 12, 1934, to the late Heber and Irene Aldridge Harrison. She...

ROBERT L. EDWARDS

Died Dec. 5, 2017 Robert Lee Edwards, 64, 712 Stronach Ave., died Tuesday at Rex Hospital of Raleigh. Funeral will be Monday at 11 a.m. at St. James Church of Christ Disciples of Christ, with the Rev. Mark Sutton...

TESSIE O. YATES EDWARDS

Tessie O. Yates Edwards, 78, died in Washington, D.C. Arrangements are pending at S. Connor Memorial Funeral Home in Snow Hill....

STEPHEN DOUGLAS ELLIS

May 12, 1945-Dec. 6, 2017 Stephen Douglas Ellis, 72, passed away peacefully Dec. 6, 2017, at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh. Born May 12, 1945, in Wayne County, N.C. He was preceded in death by his parents, John Brantley...

TOMMY GARRETT

Aug. 17, 1961-Dec. 8, 2017 Tommy Allan Garrett, 56, passed away suddenly Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, at his home. Tommy was born in Wayne County Aug. 17, 1961, to Kathleen P. Garrett of Goldsboro and the late Robert L....

CHARLES "CHUCK" WILLIAM HANSEN

Nov. 30, 1925-Nov. 22, 2017 Charles "Chuck" William Hansen, 91, Goldsboro, died peacefully at his residence Nov. 22, 2017. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, at 2 p.m. at St. Mary Roman Catholic...

HERBERT HINES JR.

Herbert Hines Jr., 80, 306 Cherry Court, Greenville, died Saturday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Arrangements are pending at Trinity Memorial Funeral of Kinston....

JOSEPH JOYNER

Died Dec. 5, 2017 Joseph Joyner, 63, Wilson, died Tuesday at Willow Creek Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral will be Monday at 2 p.m. at Stevens Funeral Home of Wilson, with Bishop Willie Thomas officiating. Burial will be in...

LILLIE MAE HARRISON MCCOY

Sept. 9, 1930-Dec. 7, 2017 Lillie Mae Harrison McCoy, 87, Goldsboro, passed away peacefully at her residence Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017. A graveside funeral service will be held Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, at 2:30 p.m. at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery,...

JEAN S. MOORE

Jan. 30, 1947-Dec. 7, 2017 Iva Jean Shaw Moore, 70, Goldsboro, passed away Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by her family. Jean was born in Roanoke Rapids Jan. 30, 1947, one of eight children,...

ALLEN C. POWELL

July 20, 1931-Dec. 8, 2017 Allen Curtis Powell, 86, Dudley, died Friday at Willow Creek Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral will be Tuesday at 2 p.m. in the mausoleum chapel at Wayne Memorial Park. He was born in Johnston...

CLEVELAND E. SCOTT

Feb. 6, 1929-Dec. 8, 2017 Cleveland Edward Scott, 88, died Friday at SECU Hospice House in Smithfield. Visitation will be Monday from 1 to 2 p.m. at Kenly Funeral Service, followed by a service in the chapel, with the...

NIKA SMITH

Nika Smith, 41, 625 Mile Road, Vanceboro, died Wednesday. Arrangements are pending at Trinity Memorial Funeral Home of Kinston....

NAOMI R. TILLEY

Died Dec. 6, 2017 Naomi R. Tilley, 76, Rocky Mount, died Wednesday at Nash General Hospital. Funeral will be Monday at 11 a.m. at Stevens Funeral Home chapel of Wilson. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery of Wilson....

HAROLD RAY TYNER

Nov. 20, 1939-Dec. 7, 2017 Harold Ray Tyner, 78, went to be with his Lord and Savior Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, at Trident Regional Hospital. The family will receive friends Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, from 10 to 11 a.m....

ALFRED WHITFIELD

Alfred Whitfield, 55, 506 Queen St., LaGrange, died Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Trinity Memorial Funeral Home of Kinston....

CLYDIA M. WHITLEY

Died Dec. 6, 2017 Clydia Mae Whitley, 88, 176 First Baptist Church Road, Warsaw, died Wednesday at Select Specialty Hospital in Durham. Funeral will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Moses Chapel Disciple Church of Christ of Faison, with...

ELIZABETH BEST WILLIAMS

Elizabeth Best Williams died Saturday at Kitty Askins. Arrangements are pending at Tyndall Funeral Home....