Obituary announcements for Goldsboro and Wayne County, NC

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Sunday, September 21, 2014

MARY BLOUNT

Mary Blount, 98, died Friday at Kinston Healthcare and Rehabilitation. Arrangements are pending at Loftin Memorial-J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home in Kinston....

BERTHA WILLIAMS BOWIE

Died Sept. 14, 2014 Bertha Willliams Bowie died Sept. 14 at Danbury Hospital in Connecticut. Memorial service will be Saturday at Glenwood Cemetery chapel in Washington, D.C. She is survived by two children....

MILDRED E. BREEDEN

Dec. 23, 1933-Sept. 28, 2014 Mildred E. Breeden, 81, 1615 Ball St., Goldsboro, peacefully succumbed to the silent chambers of death Thursday at her residence. She was born Dec. 23, 1933, to Nathaniel and Blanche Bryant Edmundson in Rose...

ERNEST CRAVEN BREWER

Jan. 17, 1937-Sept. 19, 2014 Ernest Craven Brewer, 77, Warsaw, passed away at his home Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. He was born Jan. 17, 1937, in Faison, N.C., the son of the late Esthel Craven and Helen Ellis Brewer....

GEORGE I. COMBS SR.

Dec. 21, 1926-Sept. 16, 2014 George Combs Sr., Raleigh, N.C., passed away Sept. 16 after a long case of Alzheimer's. After military service in the Army Air Corps during World War II, he was a dedicated letter carrier for...

BURNA M. HORTON

Burna M. Horton, 83, died Saturday. Arrangements are pending at Smith-Holloway Memorial Funeral Services...

SHIRLEY M. LANE

May 25, 1935-Sept. 29, 2014 Shirley Moore Lane, 79, Goldsboro, passed away Thursday, Sept. 19, 2014, at Somerset Court of Goldsboro surrounded by her family. Shirley was born in Duplin County May 25, 1935, to the late Richard and...

ENRIQUE ORTIZ

Died Sept. 12, 2014 Enrique Ortiz, 57, 774 Gray St., Jacksonville, died Sept. 12 at Vidant Medical Center. Burial will be at a later date in Mexico. Visitation will be Tuesday from 4-6 p.m. at Haskins Funeral Home. Arrangements...

GLENDA S. ROLLINS

Dec. 28, 1942-Sept. 20, 2014 Glenda Sasser Burch Rollins, 71, Goldsboro, passed away suddenly Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, after a brief illness, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by her loving family. Glenda was born in the Suttontown community...

KATIE SMITH

Katie Smith, 65, 1448 Westpark Drive, Greenville, died Tuesday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Wilson....

MARGRET C. VAIL

Margaret Carlyle Vail, 67, LaGrange, died Saturday at Carolina East Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Rouse Funeral Home of LaGrange....

ALFRED D. WASHINGTON

Alfred DeWitt Washington, 64, Connecticut, formerly of Mount Olive, died Tuesday at Yale New Haven Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Garris Funeral Home....

Friday, September 19, 2014

C. RICHARD BLACKWELDER

Aug. 29, 1942-Sept. 17, 2014 Charles Richard Blackwelder, 72, longtime Mount Olive resident, passed away peacefully Wednesday evening, Sept. 17, 2014, while at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. W....

MILDRED BREEDEN

Mildred Breeden, 1615 Ball St., died Thursday at home. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel....

WARREN L. DAVIS

Feb. 23, 1959-Sept. 18, 2014 Warren Landis Davis, 55, passed away Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A service to celebrate his life will be held Saturday at 4 p.m. in the chapel of Howell Funeral Home and Crematory in...

JANELLE C. GRANT

Janelle C. Grant, 36, 29 Lisa Drive, Princeton, died at home. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

HARVEY M. HALL

Died Sept. 15, 2014 Harvey Mayso Hall, 78, 1311 C St., Apt. 11, Washington, D.C., died Monday at Providence Hospital. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Saint Matilda Free Will Baptist Church in Trenton. Burial will be in...

SHIRLEY LANE

Shirley Lane, 79, died Thursday at Somerset Court. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

MILDRED RAE BRITT MATTHIS

April 11, 1928-Sept. 17, 2014 Mildred Rae Britt Matthis, 86, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, at Kenansville Health and Rehabilitation. Mrs. Matthis was born April 11, 1928, in Wayne County to George Carl Britt and Omega Cherry Britt....

LATASHA D. MILLER

LaTasha D. Miller, 32, 503 N. Queen St., Apt. MA, Kinston, died Wednesday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Arrangements are pending at Loftin Memorial-J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home in Kinston....

CHARLIE PHILLIPS

Died Sept. 13, 2014 Charlie W. Phillips, 75, Warsaw, died Saturday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Funeral will be noon today at Hawes Funeral Home chapel in Warsaw. Interment will be in Middleton Cemetery in Kenansville....

LOIS DIXON SHAW

Died Sept. 14, 2014 Lois Dixon Shaw, 83, Riegelwood, died Sunday at home. Funeral will be noon at Mount Pleasant AME Zion Church in Riegelwood. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Arrangements are by Hawes Funeral Home of...

AMIYA B. YELVERTON

Born and died Sept. 15, 2014 Amiya Breanna Yelverton was born and died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral will be Saturday at 11 a.m. in Apostle D. L. McIntyre Memorial Chapel at McIntyre Funeral Home, with the Rev....

Thursday, September 18, 2014

HEDWIG BARFIELD

Died Sept. 14, 2014 Hedwig Barfield, 78, 169 Foxhall Court, Raeford, died Sunday at home. Born in Germany, she was the daughter of the late Richard and Elisabeth Schlotterbeck, and wife of the late Joseph Barfield. Three children survive....

RICHARD BLACKWELDER

Richard Blackwelder died Wednesday. Arrangements are pending at Tyndall Funeral Home....

WILLIAM H. BLOUNT JR.

Died Sept. 8, 2014 Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, William H. Blount Jr., Cheltenham, Md., died. He was the devoted husband of Mary Jo Blount and beloved son of Margaret Williams and Letha Blount. He is also survived by four...

SADIE S. BOING

Sept. 30, 1924-Sept. 13, 2014 Sadie "Mike" Boing, Goldsboro, passed away peacefully Sept. 13, 2014, after a brief illness. Born in LaGrange, N.C., Sept. 30, 1924, to Jim and Eliza Sutton, Mike was the youngest of four children. She...

FRANCES NEWSOME DAWSON

Dec. 3, 1935-Sept. 17, 2014 Frances Newsome Dawson, 78, Goldsboro, went to be with her Lord and savior Wednesday morning, Sept. 17, 2014, at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Friday evening, Sept. 19, 2014, at 6:30...

LOUETTA PICKETT

Died Sept. 13, 2014 Louetta Pickett, 86, Brooklyn, N.Y., died Saturday. Funeral will be at Rose Hill Funeral Home chapel in Rose Hill Saturday at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Gregory Carr officiating. Burial will be at St. Lewis...

NORBORNE GEE SMITH JR.

Oct. 10, 1920-Sept. 16, 2014 Norborne Gee Smith Jr., Goldsboro, died Tuesday peacefully at his home with his family by his side. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, at Willow Dale Cemetery, with...

WILLIAM SUTTON

Died Sept. 14, 2014 William Sutton, 70, 105 W. Bright St., Kinston, died Sunday at Signature Health Care. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Savanna Free Will Baptist Church, with the Rev. W.H. Nicholson officiating Burial will be...

BRIAN K. WEBB

July 18, 1937-Sept. 16, 2014 Brian Kimbal "Kim" Webb, 77, Goldsboro, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, at Wayne Memorial Hospital surrounded by his family. Kim was born in Baltimore, Md., July 18, 1937, to the late Charles Edward...

HELEN M. KING WILEY

Died Sept. 13, 2014 Helen Marie King Wiley, 59, died Saturday at home. Funeral will be Saturday 1 p.m. at New Spirit Church Ministries Inc. Interment Resthaven at Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 3 to...

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

BEULAH R. ANDERSON

May 18, 1962-Sept. 15, 2014 Beulah Marie Rowe Anderson, 52, Mount Olive area resident, passed away Monday afternoon, Sept. 15, 2014. A remembrance service will be held Thursday, Sept. 18, at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Mount...

FRANCES DAWSON

Frances Dawson, U.S. 70 West, died today at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

HARVEY M. HALL

Harvey Mayso Hall, 78, 1311 C St., Apt. 11, Washington, D.C., died Monday at Providence Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Christian Brothers Funeral Home of Kinston....

BETTY LOU JONES

Nov. 11, 1939-Sept. 15, 2014 Mrs. Betty Lou Cooke Jones, 74, Mount Olive native and longtime resident, passed away Monday evening, Sept. 15, 2014, at The Cottage at Spring Arbor of Wilson. Funeral services will be held at 7...

HILDA R. LANIER

Died Sept. 14, 2014 Hilda Rose "Teeny" Lanier, 55, Dudley, died Sunday at home. Funeral will be Friday noon at New Spirit Church Ministries Inc. Interment at Resthaven at Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 2...

ALEXANDER SMITH

April 20, 1936-Sept. 10, 2014 Minister Alexander Smith, 78, resident of Harnett Convalescent Center in Lillington, died Sept. 10. Funeral will be Friday at noon at Oak Grove AME Zion Church in Erwin. Burial will be in Riverside Community...

NORBORNE G. SMITH JR.

Norborne Gee "Boye" Smith Jr., 93, died Tuesday at home. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

JOHN W. TAYLOR

Nov. 21, 1944-Sept. 14, 2014 John Wayne Taylor, 69, died Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral will be Friday at 11 a.m. at Wayne Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel with full military honors, with Johnny Millard officiating. He was...

BRIAN K. WEBB

Brian Kimbal "Kim" Webb, 77, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

AMIYA B. YELVERTON

Amiya B. Yelverton died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Home....