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Friday, February 27, 2015

HELEN CENATE

Helen Cenate, 74, died today. Arrangements are pending at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory....

GEORGIA H. CRUMPLER

Jan. 2, 1928-Feb. 25, 2015 Georgia Hinnant Crumpler, 87, Pikeville, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by her family. Georgia was born in Wayne County Jan. 2, 1928, to the late Kelly and...

ANETTA L. DAVIS

Anetta L. Davis, 76, died Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

JEROY FAIRCLOTH JR.

Died Feb. 19, 2015 Jeroy Faircloth Jr., 67, 101 Lewis Ave., Mount Olive, died Feb. 19 at home. Funeral will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at St. Luke Disciple Church of Christ, with Dr. L.D. Melvin officiating. Burial will...

EMMANUEL FREDERICK

Died Feb. 22, 2015 Emmanuel Frederick, 72, 719 Tarboro St., Apt. B, Wilson, died Sunday. Funeral will be Saturday at noon at Bread of Life Church in Wilson. Arrangements are by Carrons Funeral Home....

JAMES E. HAMM

Died Feb. 21, 2015 James Earl Hamm, 70, 1714 Orange St., Wilson, died Saturday at Wilson Medical Center. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Hamilton Funeral Chapel in Wilson....

ROBERT B. HERRING

May 19, 1924-Feb. 26, 2015 Robert Burke Herring, 90, Rose Hill, died Thursday at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington. Memorial service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Mount Zion Presbyterian Church. Private burial will be in Rose...

MELBA J. HERRING

March 20, 1926-Feb. 25, 2015 Melba Grace Jones Herring, 88, LaGrange, died Wednesday. Visitation will be Saturday from 1 to 3 p.m. at Rouse Funeral Home in LaGrange, with graveside service at 4 p.m. at Fairview Cemetery in LaGrange,...

WAYNE HILL

Sept. 28, 1930-Feb. 26, 2015 Mr. Wayne Hill, 84, Snow Hill, went to be with his Lord Thursday morning, Feb. 26, 2015. A native of Greene County, he was born Sept. 28, 1930, the son of John and Florence...

ERNESTINE HARRIS HOWELL

Died Feb. 24, 2015 Ernestine Harris Howell, 83, 4208 Kent Road, Wilson, died Tuesday. Funeral will be Sunday at 2 p.m. at Branch Memorial Church in Wilson. Arrangements are by Carrons Funeral Home in Wilson....

DENZEL J. JENKINS

Died Feb. 19, 2015 Denzel Jayvon Jenkins, 15 months old, 1919 Sandy Creek Drive, Wilson, died Feb. 19. Funeral will be Sunday at 2 p.m. at Carrons Funeral Home in Wilson....

JERRY L. LANDERS JR.

Died Feb. 22, 2015 Jerry Lee Landers Jr., 50, Kinston, died Sunday. Funeral will be private. He was the son of Jerry Lee and Patricia Landers of Mount Olive, and the husband of Elizabeth Landers. He is survived by...

EMMA NEAL

Died Feb. 21, 2015 Emma Neal, 1156 House Road, Middlesex, died Saturday. Funeral will be noon Sunday at L.N. Forbes Original Free Will Baptist Tabernacle. Arrangements by Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Wilson....

DONALD R. NEWSOME

Sept. 13, 1945-Feb. 25, 2015 Donald Ray Newsome, 69, died Wednesday in WakeMed of Raleigh. Memorial service will be 1 p.m. Saturday in Kenly Church of God, with the Rev. Ralph Parker officiating. Born Sept. 13, 1945, in Wayne...

BARBARA C. PARKER

Jan. 8, 1939-Feb. 26, 2015 Barbara Cottle Parker, 76, Goldsboro, passed away Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center with her sister by her bedside. Barbara was born in Wayne County Jan. 8, 1939, to the late...

MARY R. PETERSON

Died Feb. 23, 2015 Mary Rachel Peterson, 88, Teachey, died Monday at home. Funeral was at Transfiguration Catholic Church in Wallace today at 11 a.m., with Father Roch Drozdzik officiating. Burial was at St. Joseph Church Cemetery in Burgaw....

J.C. PRICE

Died Feb. 25, 2015 J. C. Price, 82, Pine Level Micro Road, Selma, died at WakeMed Hospital in Raleigh Wednesday. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Kenly Funeral Service chapel, with the Rev. Johnny DeCorte officiating. Interment with...

RUTH ANNE MCFADDEN SHERRICK

April 12, 1939-Feb. 25, 2015 Ruth Anne McFadden Sherrick, 75, Goldsboro, passed away Wednesday evening at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by her loving family. Ruth was born in Jackson County, Mich., April 12, 1939, to the late Willard...

RUDOLPH WOODARD

Aug. 15, 1929-Feb. 26, 2015 James Rudolph Woodard, 85, Princeton, died Thursday at Kitty Askins in Goldsboro. Funeral will be at Casey Funeral Home chapel Saturday at 4 p.m., with the Rev. Dennis Pollock officiating. Burial will be at...

LEANN YEARWOOD

Leann Yearwood, 43, died Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

Thursday, February 26, 2015

CHARLENE PENDER BRASWELL

Died Feb. 15, 2015 Charlene Pender Braswell, 49, 1840 E. Trail Drive, Wilson, died Sunday, Feb. 15. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Hamilton Funeral Chapel....

WINNIE LOUISE DURANTE BREWINGTON

Sept. 2, 1932-Feb. 22, 2015 Winnie Louise Durante Brewington was born in Goldsboro N.C., Sept. 2, 1932, to the late Mr. Clifton "Nick" and Annie Huntas Smith Durante. She transitioned Sunday Feb. 22, 2015, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center...

PAMALA J. BYRD

April 29, 1964-Feb. 20, 2015 Pamala Jane Byrd, 50, 408 W. Lenoir Ave., Kinston, died Friday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital in Kinston. Funeral will be Friday at Church of Faith and Deliverance in Kinston. Burial will be at Southview...

GEORGIA H. CRUMPLER

Georgia Hinnant Crumpler, 87, died Wednesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

GEORGE A. FULGHUM

Sept. 8, 1969-Feb. 24, 2015 George Allen Fulghum, 45, lifelong Mount Olive resident, passed into the presence of his heavenly father Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, while being so lovingly and tenderly cared for by the medical angels at Duke...

WALTER GARDNER JR.

Walter "Peter" Gardner Jr., 78, 118 Collier Road, died Sunday. Arrangements are pending at Loftin Memorial-J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home in Kinston....

IRA HAMM

April 30, 1922-Feb. 22, 2015 Funeral services for deacon Ira Hamm, 606 11th St., Goldsboro, will be held Sunday 2 p.m. at Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church, 4460 U.S. 13 North, Goldsboro. Interment New Spruill Cemetery Bartlett Road in...

JAMES E. HAMM

Died Feb. 21, 2015 James Earl Hamm, 70, 1714 Horne St., Wilson, died Saturday. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Wilson....

MELBA J. HERRING

Melba Jones Herring, 88, LaGrange, died Wednesday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Rouse Funeral Home of LaGrange....

BARBARA HORNE

Barbara Horne, 28, 403 Martin Luther King Blvd., Sharpsburg, died Tuesday. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Wilson....

JAMES ALLEN JACKSON

Nov. 15-1950-Feb. 24, 2015 Mr. James "Jim" Allen Jackson, 64, Goldsboro, died Tuesday morning, Feb. 24, 2015. Born Nov. 15, 1950, he was the son of Price Gale and Emma Deaton Jackson. Following graduation from Southern Wayne High School,...

JANICE N. JAMISON

April 9, 1944-Feb. 23, 2015 Janice Newell Jamison, 70, Goldsboro, passed away Monday at Countryside Villa. She was the daughter of the late Herbert H. and Elma Costin Newell, and was married to the late Thomas J. Jamison. Graveside...

DANIEL H. MILLER

Died Feb. 24, 2015 Daniel H. Miller, 63, Warsaw, died Tuesday at Warsaw Health and Rehab. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Mount Zion Holiness Church in Warsaw. Interment will be in Martin Family Cemetery. Visitation will be...

HARVEY L. PETTUS SR.

Died Feb. 18, 2015 Mr. Harvey Lee Pettus Sr., 101 Waters Circle, died Feb. 18 at the home of his daughter in Newport News, Va. Funeral will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at First African Baptist Church, with the...

HUI JU SHELLITO

Hui Ju Shellito, 78, died today at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory Inc....

RUTH SHERRICK

Ruth Sherrick, 75, died Wednesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

DWIGHT S. SMITH

Aug. 11, 1944-Feb. 23, 2015 Dwight Scott Smith, 70, Warsaw, died Monday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Memorial service will be 1 p.m. Monday at Warsaw Baptist Church, with visitation following. He was born Aug. 11, 1944, in...

BARBARA J. KNIGHT SPEIGHT

Barbara Jean Knight Speight, 76, 1326 Andrew Blvd., Hampton, Va., died Tuesday. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Wilson....

ANNIE LEE SUTTON

Died Feb. 21, 2015 Annie Lee Sutton, 80, 7813 Morris St., Middlesex, died Saturday. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Saturday at White Oak Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Middlesex. Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Wilson....

EVELYN B. USHER

Sept. 5, 1956-Feb. 21, 2015 Evelyn B. Usher, 58, 613 Oliver St., Mount Olive, died Saturday. Funeral will be Friday at 1 p.m. at Mount Gilead Baptist Church. Burial will be at Wayne Memorial Park. She was born Sept....

JAMES PETE UZZELL

Died Feb. 23, 2015 James Pete Uzzell, 70, peacefully went to be with his heavenly father while surrounded by his loving family at home Monday, Feb. 23, 2015. J.P., as he was known to most, was the son of...

RUE B. CHARLES WARD

Died Feb. 22, 2015 Rue Belle Charles Ward, 68, resident of Elm City Assisted Living, died Sunday. Funeral will be 3 p.m. Saturday at Hamilton Funeral Chapel....

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

BRENDA S. BEAMON

Memorial service for Brenda Sue Beamon has been rescheduled to tonight at 6 in the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home. A private interment will be in Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will follow the service at Seymour Funeral Home....

GEORGE A. FULGHUM

George A. Fulghum, 45, Mount Olive, died Tuesday at Duke University Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Tyndall Funeral Home....

KENNETH RAY GALES

Jan. 10, 1935-Feb. 23, 2015 Kenneth Ray Gales, 80, Goldsboro, passed away Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. He was the son of the late William Jasper Gales Jr. and Ruby Murphy Gales, and was the husband of Hettie...

IRA L. HAMM

Ira Lee Hamm, 92, 606 11th St., died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremation....

RUTH JERNIGAN

The funeral for Ruth Jernigan, originally planned for Thursday at 11 a.m. at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home, has been rescheduled for Friday at 11 a.m. at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home....

WALLACE E. LILES

April 7, 1929-Feb. 22, 2015 Wallace Edwin Liles, 85, LaGrange, died Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral will be Thursday at 6 p.m. at Rouse Funeral Home, with the Rev. Chris Truett officiating. Interment will be Friday at...

HELEN RILEY

Died Feb. 24, 2015 Helen Riley 90, Faison, died at home Tuesday. Funeral will be in Roanoke, Va. She is survived by a daughter. Arrangements are by Community Funeral Home of Warsaw....

RAYMOND SELLERS

Visitation for Raymond Sellers has been reschedule to tonight from 6 to 6:45 at Howell Funeral Home, with funeral to follow at 7 in the funeral home chapel....

JAMES W. SMITH

Feb. 13, 1943-Feb. 22, 2015 James Wesley Smith, 72, Woods Mill Road, died Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro. Funeral will be Thursday at 12:30 p.m. at New Life World Outreach Center in Snow Hill. Burial will...

JOYCE W. WHITFIELD

Nov. 19, 1933-Feb. 23, 2015 Joyce Marie Whitman Whitfield, 81, Clinton resident and native of Summerlin's Crossroads Community in Duplin County, passed away unexpectedly Monday evening, Feb. 23, 2015, at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh. She is survived by...

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

WADE L. ALFORD

Aug. 28, 1932-Feb. 19, 2015 Wade Lincoln Alford, 82, 249 Hack Drive, Dudley, died Thursday at home. Funeral will be Wednesday at noon in Apostle D.L. McIntyre Memorial Chapel at McIntyre Funeral Home, with pastor Thelma Davis officiating. Interment...

TOMMY ALLEN

March 30, 1952-Feb. 23, 2015 Thomas Richard "Tommy" Allen Jr., 62, resident of the village of Sleepy Creek, Dudley, passed away Monday morning, Feb. 23, 2015, at Life Care Hospital in Rocky Mount. Services to remember and to celebrate...

JOYCE DAUGHTRY CAPPS

July 23, 1936-Feb. 21, 2015 Joyce Daughtry Capps, 78, Princeton, died Saturday. Funeral will be at Casey Funeral Home chapel Wednesday at 6 p.m., with the Rev. Dwayne Batten, the Rev. Dennis Pollock and Perry Benson officiating. Born July...

DONNIE H. EZZELL

Dec. 1, 1942-Feb. 22, 2015 Donnie Harold Ezzell, 72, died Sunday at New Hanover Regional Medical Center. Born in Magnolia, he was the son of the late Harold and Ethel Ezzell. He was preceded in death by his sister,...

ROBERT JOHN GEERS

Feb. 23, 1948-Feb. 23, 2015 Robert John Geers, 67, South Charlotte, N.C., passed away Feb. 23, 2015, at Carolinas Medical Center in Pineville, N.C. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, at M.L. Ford and Sons...

ALBERT W. HERRING

Aug. 7, 1956-Feb. 22, 2014 Albert Wayne Herring, 58, Warsaw, died Sunday at Vidant Duplin Hospital. Memorial service will be 7 p.m. Wednesday at Community Funeral Home in Warsaw, with visitation following. He was born Aug. 7, 1956, in...

SHIRLEY DEAN HICKS

Shirley Dean Hicks, 72, 284 Tarheel Estates Lane, died today at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Garris Funeral Home....

CMSGT (RET.) HOWARD W. "WILLIE" HOFF

April 24, 1933-Feb. 23, 2015 Retired Chief Master Sgt. Howard William Hoff, 81, a proud veteran, passed away Monday morning at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Born in Charles Town, W. Va., he was the son of the late Howard...

JANICE NEWELL JAMISON

Janice Newell Jamison, 71, died Monday at Countryside Assisted Living in Pikeville. Arrangements are pending at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory Inc....

JAMES CARSON JONES SR.

Died Feb. 22, 2015 James Carson Jones Sr., 69, died Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at Columbus Regional Healthcare. He was the son of the late Willie James Jones and Martha Connor Jones. He served in the United States Navy...

MYRTLE REEVES LONG

Feb. 24, 1927-Feb. 22, 2015 Myrtle Reeves Long, 87, Goldsboro, passed away peacefully Sunday Feb. 22, 2015, while surrounded by her beloved family. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, at 1:30 p.m. at St. Paul United...

WILLIAM STAPLES SAWYER

Died Feb. 22, 2015 William Staples Sawyer, Elizabeth City, passed away Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, surrounded by his family. He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Ventrice Sawyer; his eldest child, the Rev. William Wade Sawyer Sr....

RAYMOND L. SELLERS

Died Feb. 22, 2015 Raymond Louis Sellers, 88, Farrington Place, died Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice in Goldsboro. Funeral will be Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the chapel of Howell Funeral Home and Crematory, with visitation afterward. He was...

JAMES W. SMITH

James Wesley Smith, 72, 104 Woods Mill Road, died Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremation....

GRACE E. STEPHENS

Grace E. Stephens, Faison, died Tuesday at home. Arrangements are pending at Tyndall Funeral Home....

SADIE ANDERSON SULLIVAN

Oct. 30, 1937-Feb. 22, 2015 Sadie Anderson Sullivan, 77, 583 Church of God Road, Goldsboro, died Sunday at Rex Hospital in Raleigh. Funeral service will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Elmwood Cemetery in Fremont. There will be...

JAMES P. UZZELL

James P. "J.P." Uzzell, 70, 1848 Tommy's Road, died Monday at home. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

JOYCE W. WHITFIELD

Joyce Whitman Whitfield, 81, Clinton, formerly of Summerlin Crossroads, died Monday at Wake Med. Arrangements are pending at Tyndall Funeral Home....

Monday, February 23, 2015

WINNIE BREWINGTON

Winnie Brewington, 82, 230 House St., died Sunday in Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

JOYCE DAUGHTRY CAPPS

Joyce Daughtry Capps, 78, Princeton, died Saturday. Arrangements are pending at Casey Funeral Home....

JOYCE H. EDWARDS

Sept. 29, 1929-Feb. 21, 2015 Susan Joyce Holmes Edwards, 85, Kinston, peacefully passed to her eternal home Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015. The oldest of nine children, Joyce was born Sept. 29, 1929, in Wayne County to the late Nerius...

DONNIE EZZELL

Donnie Ezzell died Sunday at New Hanover Regional Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory Inc....

KENNETH R. GALES

Kenneth Ray Gales, 80, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory....

HOWARD HOFF

Howard Hoff, 81, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory....

DENZEL J. JENKINS

Denzel Jayvon Jenkins, 15-months-old, 1919 Sandy Creek Drive, Wilson, died Thursday. Arrangements are pending at Carrons Funeral Home in Wilson....

WALLACE LILES

Wallace Liles, 85, LaGrange, died Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Rouse Funeral Home of LaGrange....

MYRTLE R. LONG

Myrtle Reeves Long, 90, died Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

PATTY A. SANDERS MELTON

Patty Ann Sanders Melton, 78, 307 Bayridge Ave., Apt. 309, Brooklyn, N.Y., died Feb. 16. Arrangements are pending at Carrons Funeral Home in Wilson....

RAYMOND L. SELLERS

Raymond L. Sellers, 88, Farrington Place, died Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

BRENDA J. STOCKS

Sept. 12, 1954-Feb. 21, 2015 Brenda Jones Stocks, 60, died Saturday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Born in Pitt County, she was the daughter of the late Daniel and Edith Cherry Jones, and was married to David Stocks. She...

CLARA WILLIAMS

Clara Williams, 97, 211 Kenan St., Apt. 307, Wilson, died Sunday. Arrangements are pending at Carrons Funeral Home in Wilson....