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Thursday, June 22, 2017

JAMES E. BARNES

April 14, 1947-June 21, 2017 James Edwin "Red" Barnes, 70, Lucama, died Wednesday. Graveside service will be 2 p.m. Friday in Barnes Family Cemetery. He is survived by his wife, Lisa Barnes; two daughters; and a son. Visitation will...

JOSHUA L. CUTLER

July 17, 1993-June 15, 2017 Joshua Lamar Cutler, 23, died June 15 in Durham from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. Funeral will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Olive Branch Baptist Church of Durham, with pastor Tim Wheeler...

MARGARET ALLENE EICHELBERGER

Aug. 31, 1933-June 21, 2017 Margaret Allene Eichelberger, 83, Goldsboro, was called home to be with the Lord, and to be reunited with her late husband, Michael Eichelberger, Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Margaret was born to the late Arlie...

JAMES T. FREDERICK

June 4, 1932-June 17, 2017 James Thomas Frederick, 85, died Saturday at Wake Medical Center of Raleigh. Funeral will be Friday at 11 a.m. at Mount Gilead Missionary Baptist Church, with elder Braxton R. Frederick officiating. Burial will be...

ESTELLE HERRING

Died June 21, 2017 Estelle Herring, 93, Dunn, N.C., died Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Funeral service will be held Saturday, June 24, 2017, at 2 p.m. at Maple Grove United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Allison Lancaster officiating. Interment...

SADIE JONES

Sadie Jones, 63, 501 S. Audubon Ave., died Wednesday in Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

JAMES MCCALL JR.

Died June 16, 2017 James McCall Jr., 46, Warsaw, died Friday at Vidant Duplin Hospital of Kenansville. Funeral will be 2 p.m. today at EverReady Full Gospel Tabernacle Church of Warsaw. Interment will be in Martin Cemetery of Warsaw....

MAISIE E. MITCHELL

June 25, 1937-June 20, 2017 Maisie E. Mitchell died June 20, 2017. She was married to the late George Ketchuck and the late Albert Ray Mitchell. She was born in England to William and Ann Viccars. She is survived...

EDNA C. PRICE

Sept. 20, 1924-June 20, 2017 Edna Creech "Ma" Price, 92, Seven Springs, peacefully passed away Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Edna was born Sept. 20, 1924, in Wayne County to the late Benjamin Creech and...

QUEENIE WILLOUGHBY WALKER

Died June 14, 2017 Queenie Willoughby Walker, 63, 675 Mile Road, Vanceboro, died June 14 at home. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Chapman Chapel Original Free Will Baptist Church. Burial will be in Green Family Cemetery. Visitation...

MARGUERITE W. WHITLEY

March 17, 1925-June 20, 2017 Marguerite Waldenmaier Whitley, Stantonsburg, died June 20, 2017. Funeral Friday 1 p.m. Stantonsburg United Methodist Church, followed by visitation. Interment Stantonsburg Cemetery. She was born March 17, 1925, in Alamance County. She was preceded...

TYRESSE K. WORSLEY

Died June 19, 2017 Tyresse Kion Worsley, 16, died Monday at Vidant Medical Center of Greenville. Funeral will be Friday at noon at Goldsboro Chapel Free Will Baptist Church, with the Rev. James E Collins officiating. Burial will be...

WILLIAM H. YATES SR.

Died June 16, 2017 William Henry Yates Sr., 68, 2443 N.C. 55 West, Cove City, died Friday at CarolinaEast Medical Center in New Bern. Funeral will be noon Friday at St. John AME Zion Church of Turkey Quarter. Burial...

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

JOE PAUL BEST

Aug. 11, 1955-June 20, 2017 "I have fought the good fight. "I have finished the race. "I have kept the faith." II Timothy 4:7 Joe Paul Best, 61, passed away Tuesday at Wayne-UNC Healthcare after several years of declining...

NANCY LAURA BOYKIN

Aug. 14, 1947-June 18, 2017 Nancy Laura Boykin, 69, passed away Sunday, June 18, 2017. She was born Aug. 14, 1947, in Johnston County to the late Charles A. Boykin and Rachel Lucas Boykin. Nancy worked as an income...

BOBBY K. COX

Oct. 12, 1983-June 14, 2017 Bobby Kashif Cox, 33, New York, died June 14 at home. Funeral will be Thursday at 1 p.m. at Pentecostal Holy Church. He was born Oct. 12, 1983, in Far Rockaway, N.Y., to Bobby...

VALNETTA FOSTER

Died June 13, 2017 Valnetta Foster, 44, died June 13 at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center of Fayetteville. Funeral was at McIntyre Funeral Home chapel Friday, with the Rev. Earl Dancey officiating....

JOSEFA MUNIZ GONZALEZ

May 30, 1929-June 19, 2017 Josefa Muniz Gonzalez, 88, passed away Monday, June 19, 2017, at Willow Creek Nursing Home. Josefa was born in Puerto Rico May 30, 1929, to the late Ernesto Muniz and Isabella Feliciano. She was...

ELIZABETH M. HARRIS

Died June 18, 2017 Elizabeth M. Harris, 84, Wilson, died Sunday. Funeral will be Thursday at 1 p.m. at Stevens Funeral Home chapel of Wilson....

VANESSA MCNAIR MARTIN

Vanessa McNair Martin, 55, Mount Olive, died Friday at University Hospital in Maryland. Arrangements are pending at Garris Funeral Home....

MAISIE E. MITCHELL

Maisie Elizabeth Mitchell, 79, 825 Parkstown Road, LaGrange, died Tuesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

GINA N. MOORE

Died June 15, 2017 Gina Nicole Moore, 36, died Thursday at UNC Wayne Health Care. Funeral will be Saturday at noon at Grifton Community Tabernacle of Prayer for All People in Grifton. Interment will be in Lodge Hall Cemetery...

MRS. WYNETTE KENNON PAGE

Sept. 3, 1953-June 17, 2017 Mrs. Wynette Kennon Page, 63, Raleigh, passed Saturday, June 17, 2017, at Duke Hospital, Durham, N.C. A public viewing will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday, June 23, 2017, at Word of...

MRS. JO ELLIS WARD

Jan. 24, 1941-June 19, 2017 Mrs. Jo Ellis Ward, 76, Charlotte, N.C., widow of Archibald Wilson Ward and daughter of Henri Bruce and Gladys Harrell Ellis, passed away Monday, June 19, 2017, at home. Visitation will be held Thursday...

GLORIA MILAGROS WHITLEY

Gloria Milagros Whitley, 70, 2026 Browntown Road, Snow Hill, died Monday at Cape Fear Valley Health Pavilion Hoke of Raeford. Arrangements are pending at Loftin Memorial-J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations of Kinston....

TYRESSE K. WORSLEY

Tyresse Kion Worsley, 16, died Monday at Vidant Medical Center of Greenville. Arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Home....

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

ARTHUR LEROY BOSTON

May 31, 1939-June 18, 2017 Arthur Leroy Boston, 78, Goldsboro, passed away Sunday, June 18, 2017, Father's Day, while surrounded by his family. Art was born in McVey, Ill., May 31, 1939, to the late Evan Leroy Boston and...

SANDRA O. CRAWFORD

Jan. 7, 1948-June14, 2017 Sandra Olivia Crawford, 69, died Wednesday. Funeral will be Thursday at 11 a.m. from the chapel of Howell Funeral Home and Crematory. Burial will be at Wayne Memorial Park. She was born Jan. 7, 1948,...

JOSHUA L. CUTLER

Joshua Lamar Cutler, 23, died Thursday in Durham from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

JAMES T. FREDERICK

James Thomas Frederick, 83, Garner, died Saturday at Wake Medical Center of Raleigh. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

JOSEFA GONZALEZ

Josefa Gonzalez, 88, died Monday at Willow Creek Nursing Home. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

RALPH KINSEY JR.

Ralph Kinsey Jr., 60, 7128 Gum Branch Road, Richlands, died Monday at CarolinaEast Medical Center in New Bern Arrangements are pending at Trinity Memorial Funeral Home Inc. of Kinston....

MICHAEL "MIKE" MARQUARDT

Died June 15, 2017 Former Goldsboro resident Michael "Mike" Marquardt, 69, died in Lexington, Ky., June 15, 2017. He is survived by his wife, Mary (Nash) Marquardt; daughters, Monica Marquardt Trull and Michelle (Rob Taylor) Marquardt of Chicago, Ill.;...

WYNETTE KENNON PAGE

Wynette Kennon Page, 63, Raleigh, died Saturday at Duke Hospital of Durham. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

JOE H. PORTER

Joe Harlin Porter, 66, Mary Esther, Fla., died Sunday at Wayne UNC Health Care. Arrangements are pending at Serenity Memorial Funeral Home and Cremations Inc....

QUANEISHA RUFFIN

Quaneisha Ruffin, 32, 617 Caldwell Ave., Wilson, died Monday at home. Arrangements are pending at Stevens Funeral Home of Wilson....

DOUGLAS O'BRIEN SMITH

Dec. 26, 1938-June 18, 2017 Douglas O'Brien Smith, 78, Goldsboro, left this world to be with Jesus early Sunday morning surrounded by his family at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Doug was a beloved husband, father, grandfather brother and friend,...

ALLISON NICOLE MCCULLEN THOMAS

Sept. 6, 1975-June 17, 2017 Allison Nicole McCullen Thomas passed away Saturday night, June 17, at her parents' home after a five-year courageous battle with colon cancer. Born Sept. 6, 1975, in Wayne County to parents, Billy Wayne and...

WILLIAM YATES

William Yates, 68, 2443 N.C. 55 West, Cove City, died Friday at CarolinaEast Medical Center in New Bern. Arrangements are pending at Trinity Memorial Funeral Home Inc....

Monday, June 19, 2017

WILLIE MYRTLE BELL "BILL" KORNEGAY

March 7, 1921-June 17, 2017 Willie Myrtle Bell “Bill” Kornegay, age 96, died Saturday afternoon at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Born in Duplin County, she was the daughter of the late Matthew and Carrie Bell, and wife of the...

MICHAEL "MIKE" MARQUARDT

Died June 15, 2017 Former Argus resident Michael “Mike” Marquardt, 69, died June 15, 2017. He is survived by his wife Mary (Nash) Marquardt; daughters, Monica Marquardt Trull and Michelle (Rob Taylor) Marquardt of Chicago, Ill.; sister, Julia (Dan)...

ADLI LEE PATE JR.

Died June 17, 2017 Adli Lee Pate Jr., 83, passed away Saturday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.  A native of Wayne County, he was the son of the late Adli Lee Pate Sr. and Edith Jones Pate, and the...

DOUGLAS O. SMITH

Douglas O’Brien Smith, 78, Pikeville, died Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Services....

ALLISON N. THOMAS

Allison Nicole McCullen Thomas, 42, Goldsboro, died Saturday at home. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....