Obituary announcements for Goldsboro and Wayne County, NC

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Tuesday, June 28, 2016

DIEGO LOPEZ-DIEGO

Died June 26, 2016 Diego Lopez-Diego, 20, 114 Jardin Drive, Seven Springs, died from injuries in an automobile accident Sunday in Vidant Care Hospital of Kenansville. Burial will be at a later date in Guatemala. He was born to...

CHRISTINE W. BECTON BURST

Christine W. Becton Burst, 58, 204 W. Lockhaven Drive, Apt. C, died Monday. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

ARLETHA CARR

Died June 23, 2016 Arletha "Missy" Carr, 51, Rose Hill, died Thursday at home. Funeral will be at Rose Hill Funeral Home chapel of Rose Hill Wednesday at 2 p.m., with the Rev. Horace Lawrence officiating. Burial will be...

JAMES GRAHAM "JERRY" COTTLE

Nov. 6, 1936-June 24, 2016 James Graham "Jerry" Cottle passed away Friday, June 24, at his home in Swansboro, N.C. He was born Nov. 6, 1936, to the late James Davis and Lillie Mae Turner Cottle. He is survived...

KATHLEEN WATSON DRAKE

March 12, 1933-June 27, 2016 Kathleen Watson Drake, 83, Princeton, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro. Funeral and burial will be in Soperton and Adrian, Ga. She was born March 12, 1933, in Wayne County, Ga.,...

WILLIE E. HOWELL

June 11, 1936-June 26, 2016 Mr. Willie Earl Howell, 80, Snow Hill, died Sunday, June 26, 2016. A native and lifelong resident of Greene County, he was born June 11, 1936, the son of Roy Cornelius and Rosa Radford...

LAVERN D. JOURDAN

Died June 18, 2016 LaVern Dee Jourdan, 56, Jamaica, N.Y., died June 18. Graveside service will be Thursday at noon at Hamilton Burial Garden of Wilson. Arrangements are by Stevens Funeral Home of Wilson....

MAJOR KING

Major King, 78, died Tuesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

BETTY L. LAMB

Betty Louise Lamb, 804 S. Goldsboro St., Fremont, died Saturday. Arrangements are pending at Stevens Funeral Home of Wilson....

KENNETH LEWIS

Died June 22, 2016 Kenneth "Frog" Lewis, 58, Fremont, died Wednesday. Funeral will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at Tabernacle Temple of Jesus Christ of Wilson. Arrangements are by Stevens Funeral Home of Wilson....

ETHEL O. MCPHAIL

March 21, 1920-June 26, 2016 Ethel Owens McPhail, longtime resident of Mount Olive, passed away Sunday evening, June 26, at Wayne Memorial Hospital at the age of 96. Born at Stantonsburg, but raised in Faison, she was a retired...

SOUNDRA ROWE PARKS

Soundra Rowe Parks, 68, 1049 LaGrange Road, died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations Inc....

JOSEPH W. PEEDIN

Oct. 19, 1953-June 27, 2016 Joseph William Peedin, 62, Four Oaks, died at Wake Medical Center Monday. He was born Oct. 19, 1953, to the late James Cooper Peedin and Rosa Agnes Carpenter Peedin. He is survived by a...

HILDA GRAY LANCASTER PEELE

Sept. 30, 1927-June 26, 2016 Hilda Gray Lancaster Peele, 88, passed away peacefully, and went to be with her Lord Sunday, June 26, 2016, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Hilda was born in Wayne County Sept. 30, 1927, to...

BETTY EDWARDS PERRY

Died June 25, 2016 Betty Edwards Perry, 71, Wilson House of Wilson, died Saturday. Funeral will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at Stevens Funeral Home chapel of Wilson....

JAMES E. THIGPEN

Died June 21, 2016 James Earl Thigpen, 58, 803 Jordan St., Wilson, died June 21, at Wilson Medical Center. Funeral will be 3 p.m. Thursday at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Wilson....

THERESSA WATERS

Theressa Waters, 78, 1506 Brooke Lauren Lane, Raleigh, formerly of Goldsboro, died Monday at Rex Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel....

MICHAEL J. WINBUSH

Died June 26 Michael Jerome Winbush, 19, 103 Oriole Place, died Sunday. Funeral will be private. He was born Dec. 19, 1996, in Wayne County to Kemberly and William Edwards. Arrangements by Haskins Funeral Home....

Monday, June 27, 2016

DIEGO LOPEZ-DIEGO

Diego Lopez-Diego,19, of 114 Jardin Drive, Seven Springs, died as a result of an automobile accident, Sunday, at Vidant Care Hospital, Kenansville. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

ELSIE V. CASEY-POWELL

Dec. 26, 1926-June 25, 2016 Elsie Vinson Casey-Powell, 89, passed away Saturday evening at Kitty Askins Hospice Center, surrounded by her family. She was the daughter of the late Leslie and Lizzie Vinson and was the wife of Tommie...

JESSE R. LUMPKIN

April 10, 1929-June 26, 2016 Jesse Ray Lumpkin, 87, died early Sunday morning at his residence. Born in Granville County, he was the son of the late Louis and Dora Clark Lumpkin. A veteran of the U.S. Army having...

ETHEL O. MCPHAIL

Ethel O. McPhail, 96, of Mount Olive, died Sunday, at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending with Tyndall Funeral Home....

HILDA PEELE

Hilda Peele, 88, died Sunday, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are incomplete with Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

AMELIA LEE RETTIG

May 23, 2016-June 24, 2016 Amelia Lee Rettig passed peacefully in the arms of her loving parents on Friday, June 24, 2016, and is now in the loving arms of Jesus. Amelia was born on May 23, 2016 in...

MIRINDA WALLACE

Mirinda Wallace, 67, of Kinston, died Sunday, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Loftin Memorial-J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home, Kinston....

MICHAEL WINBUSH

Michael Winbush, 19, of 103 Oriole Place, Dudley died Sunday. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

Sunday, June 26, 2016

JAMES E. BAKER

July 30, 1943-June 23, 2016 James Edgar Baker, 72, died Thursday at home. Funeral will be Monday at 3 p.m. at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home, with pastor Lee Britt and the Rev. Jonathan Altman officiating. Entombment will be at Wayne...

JAMES WILLIAM BRASWELL

July 10, 1937-June 11, 2016 James William Braswell, 78, died June 11, 2016, in Richmond, Va., after a short illness. Known by family and friends as Jim or Jimmy, he will be remembered as extremely intelligent, dedicated to his...

JAMES COTTLE

James "Jerry" Cottle, 79, Swansboro, died Friday at home. Arrangements are pending at Munden Funeral Home and Crematory of Morehead City....

BARBARA DARDEN

Died June 24, 2016 Barbara Darden, 83, Wilson Pines Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, died Friday. Funeral will be today at 3 p.m. at Rapha Church of God of Wilson. Arrangements are by Stevens Funeral Home of Wilson....

THOMAS COOPER DEES

Feb. 27, 1936-June 23, 2016 Thomas Cooper Dees, 80, Goldsboro, passed away Thursday, June 23, 2016, at Rex Healthcare in Raleigh surrounded by his family. Thomas was born in Wayne County Feb. 27, 1936, to the late Milton Cooper...

BETTY JANE HARRIS

April 14, 1925-June 22, 2016 Betty Jane Harris, 91, Goldsboro, passed away Wednesday, June 22, 2016, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by her family. Betty was born in Russell County, Ala., April 14, 1925, to the late Johnnie...

LINDA W. JONES

Oct. 31, 1946-June 25, 2016 Linda Gray Williamson Jones, 69, resident of the Rones Chapel community of Mount Olive, passed away Saturday, June 25, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Graveside funeral services will be held Monday, June 27, at...

PERRY LEWIS

April 14, 1926-June 24, 2016 Robert Perry Lewis, 90, lifelong farmer and resident of the Indian Springs community near Mount Olive, passed away Friday evening, June 24, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center while surrounded by his family. He is...

WILLIS "BILL" JOHN MARSHALL

Aug. 10, 1925-June 22, 2016 Willis "Bill" John Marshall, born Aug. 10, 1925, to William and Harriet Marshall, was called home to heaven June 22, 2016. He is survived by one brother, Kenneth Marshall (Judy) of Kingman, Ariz.; two...

LARRY D. PARKS

Larry Donnell Parks, 61, 1503 Edgerton St., died Saturday at home. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

M. CRAIG QUINN

July 3, 1951-June 23, 2016 M. Craig Quinn, Warsaw, passed away Thursday, June 23. Craig was born July 3, 1951, the son of Reba Sanderson Quinn and the late Milford Roscoe Quinn. He graduated in 1974 from Campbell College...

AMELIA L. RETTIG

Amelia Lee Rettig, 1 month old, died Friday at home. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

LIMON ALLEN TURNER

July 22, 1947-June 24, 2016 Mr. Limon Allen Turner, 68, Ozark, Ala., died Friday, June 24, 2016, in Flowers Hospital. A memorial service for Mr. Turner will be held 9 a.m. Tuesday, June 28, 2016, from Chalkhead Baptist Church,...

JEFF UNDERWOOD

Died June 23, 2016 Jeff Underwood, 101, Wallace, died Thursday at Lower Cape Fear Hospice in Wilmington. Funeral will be at Peter's Tabernacle Baptist Church in Wallace Monday at 2 p.m., with the Rev. Jerry A. Grimes III officiating....

DONNA J. WILLIAMS

Died June 22, 2016 Donna Jean Williams, 51, Warsaw, died Wednesday at Caromount Hospital of Gastonia. Funeral will be 5 p.m. Tuesday at Mount Zion Holiness Church of Warsaw. Burial will be in Devotional Gardens of Warsaw. Arrangements by...