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Monday, January 31, 2005

HELEN DAVIS

MAGNOLIA -- The funeral for Helen Ann Davis, 57, of 259 Brinson Road, will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m. at New Christian Chapel Baptist Church in Rose Hill. The Rev. Holland E. Boney will officiate. Burial will be in...

JAMES S. DAVIS

James Samuel Davis, 76, of 983 N.C. 581 North, died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Lutrell Spell officiating. Burial will be in...

ROBERT J. DOWNES

Robert John "Bob" Downes, 82, died Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. He was a World War II veteran, having served in campaigns in Germany, France, Philippines, Belgium, and Japan. He was a corporal in the U.S. Army from...

JAMES L. HAMILTON

SEVEN SPRINGS -- The funeral for James Lewis Hamilton, 76, will be held Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Bethany Free Will Baptist Church in Albertson. The Rev. Aaron Jarman will officiate. Burial will be in Davis Cemetery. Mr. Hamilton was...

BONNIE R. HINES

Bonnie Rose Hines, 92, of 512 N. Jackson St., died Saturday at the Brian Center. The funeral will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Lindsey Green officiating. Burial will be in...

RUTH JOHNSON

Ruth Bass Johnson, 75, died of cancer on Thursday in Newport News, Va. She was born in Sampson County to the late Marion Butler and Lula Peele Bass and was a resident of Wayne County before moving to Newport News,...

MELBA MASSENGILL

PRINCETON -- The funeral for Melba Johnson Massengill, 87, will be held tonight at 7 in the chapel of Casey Funeral Home. A private graveside service will be held on Tuesday. Mrs. Massengill died Saturday. She was born in Johnston...

VIRGINIA TRACEY

Virginia Tracey, 71, died Sunday night at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete. The family will receive friends Tuesday night from 7 until 9 at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home....

MARVIN TURNER

Marvin Kendall Turner, 68 of Newcombe Family Care, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Garner Funeral Home in Kinston....

ROBERT W. WATERS

PIKEVILLE -- Robert Wilson Waters, 75, died Sunday at Sunbridge Nursing Home in Mount Olive. The funeral will be held by the graveside on Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. at Pikeville Cemetery. The Rev. Barry Stallings will officiate. Mr. Waters...

JOY F. WHALEY

Joy Faye Whaley, 53, of Britthaven of Goldsboro, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital after a lengthy illness. A graveside service will be held Tuesday at 3 p.m. at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery with the Rev. Jack Sauls officiating. Miss Whaley...

Sunday, January 30, 2005

EDWIN BLANCHARD

WARSAW -- Edwin Lee Blanchard, 83, died Friday at Glencare Nursing Home in Warsaw. Born October 1921 to the late Joshua J. Blanchard and Margaret Lourene Darden Blanchard of Duplin County, Mr. Blanchard was the husband of the late Atlee...

JOHN DARDEN JR.

A funeral service for John Thomas Darden Jr. will be held Monday at 2 p.m., at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries, 900 S. George St. Burial will follow in the Carver Memorial Cemetery. Bishop D.L. McIntyre Will officiate. Mr. Darden is...

HELEN ANN DAVIS

MAGNOLIA -- Helen Ann Davis, 57, of 259 Brinson Road, died Thursday at Duplin General Hospital in Kenansville. A funeral service will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m. at New Christian Chapel Church in Rose Hill. The Rev. Holland E....

JAMES S. DAVIS

James Samuel Davis, 76, died Saturday at Wayne Memoral Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Seymour Funeral Home....

JOSEPH GRAHAM

EMERALD ISLE -- Joseph "Joe" Graham, 77, of 109 Santa Maria Drive, died Friday. A funeral service will be held Monday evening at 7 at Pleasant Union Christian Church, Newton Grove. The Rev. Joe Wingfield will officiate. Entombment will be...

JAMES L. HAMILTON

James Lewis Hamilton, 67, of 2055 Drummersville Road, died Thursday. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Garris Funeral Home....

LESLIE HERRING

Leslie Joseph Herring, 29, of 624 Sheridan Forest Road, died Friday in Clarendon County, S.C. A native of Wayne County, he was the son of Gail Brogden Herring and the late Louis Herring. He was a 1993 graduate of...

THOMAS H. HINES

Thomas H. Hines, 79, of 3603 Central Heights Road, died Tuesday at his residence. A funeral service will be held Tuesday morning at 11 at Hamilton Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in the Old Mill Cemetery. He is survived by...

CATHERLINE HODGES

Catherline Hodges, of 309 Level Street died Saturday at Britthaven of Goldsboro. Among her survivors is a daughter, Dorothy "Dot" Reid of Goldsboro. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home....

BERTHA M. JACKSON

A funeral service for Bertha M. Jackson will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m., at St. Delight United Holy Church. Burial will follow in the Old Mill Cemetery. Bishop Dudley will officiate. Mrs. Jackson is survived by three sons,...

RAFFAELA KEREKES

Raffaela Lipari Kerekes, 88, of 408 S. Oleander Ave., died Friday at Sunbridge Nursing Home. A native of Italy, she was the daughter of the late Mario and Vitina Piccione Lipari and was married to the late Andrew W....

JAMES LESTER MARTIN

PRINCETON -- James Lester "Blackie" Martin, 78, of 3060 Richardson Bridge Road, died Thursday evening at Johnston Memorial Hospital. Born Sept. 16, 1926, he was the son of the late John Lewis and Lula Lawhorn Martin, and the husband...

MARGIE MOZINGO

LA GRANGE — Margie Bryan Mozingo, 68, of 780 Piney Grove Road, died Friday, January 28, 2005, at her home. Margie was born in Wayne County to the late Herbert and Fannie Harrell Bryan. Margie was a member of...

MARY INEZ TAYLOR

Mary Inez Taylor, 71, died Friday night at Pitt Memorial Hospital in Greenville. Born in Duplin County, she was the daughter of the late Eddie Cornelius and Pearl Smith Taylor. She was the first teacher hired at Faith Christian...

Friday, January 28, 2005

ANN RAYNOR ARTIS

PRINCETON --The funeral for Delores Ann Raynor Artis, 61, of 4155 Hwy. U.S. 70 West, will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at St. Stephens Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ, 308 W. First St. Elder Charles Sykes will...

PATSY BARNES

The funeral for Mildred Louise "Patsy" Toler Barnes, 49, of 403 W. Holly St., will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Canaan Baptist Church. Apostle Ivan T. Davis will conduct the service. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery. She...

DOLLIE CRAWFORD

PIKEVILLE -- Dollie Mae Howell Crawford, 83, of 1417 Pikeville-Princeton Road, died Thursday at Britthaven of Smithfield. The funeral will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Barry Stallings officiating. Burial will...

JOHN DARDEN

John Thomas Darden of Warsaw died Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries....

W.J. DAVIS

The funeral for W.J. Davis will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Augustus Chapel Church on Durham Lake Road, near Dudley. Pastor Brady Carmichael will officiate. Burial will follow in Wayne Memorial Park. Mr. Davis is survived by his...

JESSIE L. GREEN

Jessie Lee Green, 71, of Britthaven Nursing Home, died Thursday. Funeral arrangements are pending at Casey Funeral Home in Princeton....

LESLIE J. HERRING

Leslie Joseph Herring, 29, died today. Funeral arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home....

LONNIE HOLLOWAY SR.

Bishop Lonnie E. Holloway Sr., of 1900 E. Holly St., died Wednesday. The funeral will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at the First African Baptist Church on Harris Street. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery. Mr. Holloway is survived...

BERTHA JACKSON

Bertha Jackson, of 1078 LaGrange Road, LaGrange, died Thursday at Brian Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries....

JAMES JOHNSON

James Johnson, of 711 Franklin St., died today at his residence. Among his survivors is his wife, Lucille Johnson. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Rhodes Funeral Home....

RAFFAELA KEREKES

Rafaella Lipari Kerekes, 88, of 408 S. Oleander Ave., died today at Sunbridge Nursing Center in Mount Olive. Funeral arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home....

JAMES L. MARTIN

James L. "Blackie" Martin, 78, of Richardson Bridge Road, Princeton, died Thursday at Johnston Memor-ial Hospital in Smithfield. Funeral arrangements are pending at Casey Funeral Home in Princeton....

SPENCER RACKLEY JR.

CHARLOTTE -- Spencer R. Rackley Jr., 81, died Wednesday at the Presbyterian Hospital. He was born in Goldsboro and was the son of the late Spencer and Florence Muns Rackley. He served 20 years active duty in the U.S. Navy,...

RICHARD WILLIAMS

A graveside service for Richard Williams, 70, of 215 Dewey St., will be held Saturday morning at 11 at Broadhurst Cemetery in Seven Springs. He died Monday at his home. He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard Henry...

Thursday, January 27, 2005

PATSY BARNES

Mildred Louise "Patsy" Toler Barnes, 49, of 403 W. Holly St., died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at Canaan Baptist Church. Apostle Ivan T. Davis will officiate. Burial will be in...

CLINTON E. DEBRITO

RALEIGH -- Clinton Elmo DeBrito, 86, died Wednesday at Rex Hospital in Raleigh. A native of Richmond, Va., he was the son of the late William and Clara Tucker DeBrito and was married to the late Eunice DeBrito and Sophie...

JOHNNIE FARRIOR

KENANSVILLE -- The funeral for Johnnie Hill Farrior, 87, of 1320 North N.C. 11 and 903, will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at the First Missionary Baptist Church of Kenansville. Pastor E.T. Coston will officiate. Interment will be in...

HAROLD E. HOWARD

Harold Edward Howard, 84, of 203 Acorn Road, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. He was a native of Pine Bluff, Ark., and was the son of the late Edward Albert Howard and Rosa Leona West Howard. He served...

CHRISTINE GRICE

Christine Grice of Newport died Thursday, Jan. 20, at her home. The funeral was held on Sunday, Jan. 23, at Broad Creek Church of God, where she was a member, with the Rev. Daylon Mooneyham officiating. Mrs. Grice is survived...

MAVIS KING

FAISON -- Mavis W. King, 70, of 7595 Suttontown Road, died Tuesday. The funeral will be held on Friday at 2 p.m. at Goshen New Life International Pentecostal Holiness Church. Officiating ministers will be her brother, the Rev. Jimmy Whitfield...

RUTH F. LEDER

RALEIGH -- Ruth Fleishman Leder, 86, formerly of Clinton, died Tuesday. She was the widow of Joseph Leder, who owned Leder Brothers Department Stores along with his brothers. She worked at the store in Clinton for 48 years. After her...

VIOLA PARKS

Viola Virginia Parks, 79, of 413 Creech St., died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be held Sat-urday at 1 p.m. at St. James A.M.E. Zion Church. The Rev. Dwight Cannon will officiate. Burial will be in...

GENEVA RANDOLPH

The funeral for Geneva Randolph will be held Saturday at 12:30 p.m. at Greenleaf Christian Church on N. William Street. The Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II will officiate. Private burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery. Surviving are two daughters,...

ELMA S. RAYNOR

NEWTON GROVE -- Elma S. Raynor, 82, widow of Hosea Raynor, died Wednesday. The funeral will be held tonight at 7 at Pleasant Union Christian Church. The Rev. Joe Wingfield will officiate. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery. Mrs. Raynor...

RICHARD WAINSCOTT

Richard Roland Wainscott died Sunday in Anderson, Indiana. He was the son of the late Richard and Ruby Crow Wainscott and the grandson of the late Roland and Bessie Crow of Goldsboro. A graveside service will be Friday at 3...

Wednesday, January 26, 2005

MARVIN BATTLE

The funeral for Marvin Battle will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at the Tabernacle of Prayer. Pastor Shirley Hawkins will officiate. Burial will be in Old Mill Cemetery. Mr. Battle was preceded death by his mother, Edna E....

WARREN C. CASEY

RALEIGH -- Retired. Col. Warren Coleman Casey, 83, of 1801 Pony Run Road, died Friday. He was born in Dudley to the late Edgar Robert and Narcissa Grady Casey. He graduated from Wake Forest University in 1942 and received...

REV. JOSEPH EDWARDS

KENLY -- The Rev. Joseph Garland Edwards, 75, of 12427 N.C. Hwy. 42 E., died Tuesday. The funeral will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Coley Funeral Home. The Rev. Mike Capps will officiate. Burial will...

THOMAS HINES

Thomas Hines, 79, died Tuesday at his home at 3603 Central Heights Road. Funeral arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel....

ESTHER Q. HOOD

GREER, S.C. -- Esther Quinn Hood, 93, mother of Evelyn Hood Schmid of Goldsboro, died Monday at Greenville Memorial Hospital. A native of Spartanburg County, Mrs. Hood was a daughter of the late Charles W. and Mary L. Bryant Quinn...

VIOLA KEEL

TARBORO -- Viola Cooke Keel, 95, died Wednesday. The funeral will be held by the graveside on Friday at 11 a.m. at the Keel Family Cemetery, near Elm City. The Rev. Dianne Christianson will officiate. Mrs. Keel was preceded in...

MAVIS W. KING

FAISON -- Mavis W. King, 70, of 7595 Suttontown Road, died Tuesday. Funeral arrangements are pending at West & Dunn Funeral Home....

HAROLD MILLS JR.

RALEIGH -- Harold Lloyd Mills Jr., 53, died of colon cancer on Monday, Jan. 24. at Rex Hospital. Born Nov. 8, 1951, in Greenville, N.C., he was the son of Martha Whitehurst Mills and the late H. Lloyd Mills...

GENEVA RANDOLPH

Geneva Randolph, formerly of 2106 Church Street and Britthaven Nursing Home, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are pending at Lightner Memorial Funeral Home....

DAISY ROBINSON

Daisy Bell Robinson, 90, formerly of 413 East Spruce St., died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be held Thursday at 1 p.m. at St. Luke Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ, in Goldsboro. Burial will be in...

JAMES E. ROSE

CLINTON -- James Edward Rose, 81, of 403 East Powell Street, died Monday, January 24, 2005, at Sampson Regional Medical Center in Clinton, N.C. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, January 26, at First United Methodist...

WOODLEY LEE SR.

WILSON -- Woodley Glenn Lee Sr., 66, died Tuesday. A celebration of his life will be conducted Friday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Joyner's Funeral Home. The Rev. Rusty Russell will officiate. Burial will be in Evergreen Memorial...

BRENDA TEACHEY

The funeral for Brenda D. Teachey will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church. Burial will be in Old Mill Cemetery. The viewing hours will be from 1 until 7 today at McIntyre Funeral Home, 900...

Tuesday, January 25, 2005

DELORIS ARTIS

Deloris Raynor Artis, 61, of 4155 Hwy. U.S. 70 West, Princeton, died Monday at Pitt Memorial Hospital in Greenville. Funeral arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel in Goldsboro....

DOROTHY A. BASS

Dorothy Mae Allen Bass, 82, died Monday at Avante´ of Wilson. The funeral will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at Mount Nelson Baptist Church in Eureka, where she was a member. The Rev. Pete Bass and the Rev....

WAYNE ELLIS

STANTONSBURG -- Wayne "Nut" Ellis, 45, of 1011 Sandpit Road, died Friday at Pitt County Memorial Hospital in Greenville. The funeral will be held Thursday at 1 p.m. at St. Delight Missionary Baptist Church in Walstonburg. The Rev. Tony Coppage...

DOROTHY GARNER

CLAYTON -- Dorothy Forbes Garner 79, mother of Wesley A. Garner Jr. of Goldsboro, died Saturday. Born on November 1, 1925 in Newland, she was the daughter of the late Murphy Forbes and Jessie Hall Forbes and the widow of...

DR. MATT HARPER JR.

KINSTON -- Dr. Matt Cleveland Harper Jr., 80, of 3713 Sand Clay Road, died last Thursday at Duke University Medical Center. A service to celebrate his life will be held this Saturday at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Rouse...

HAROLD E. HOWARD

Harold Edward Howard, 84, of 203 Acorn Road, died today at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

ELIZABETH OATES

MOUNT OLIVE -- The funeral for Elizabeth Henderson Oates, 87, of 2194 Thunderswamp Road, will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Tabernacle of Prayer for all People. Apostle Lawrence Bogier will officiate. Burial will be in Carver Memorial...

EDWARD PEARSALL JR.

The funeral for Edward Pearsall Jr. will be held by the graveside on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Elmwood Cemetery. Bishop Alton Smith will conduct the service. Mr. Pearsall died Friday at SunBridge of Mount Olive. He is survived by...

EPHRIAM ROSE

KENLY -- Ephriam Rose, 87, of 506 W. Second St., died Sunday. The funeral will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Coley Funeral Home. The Rev. Mike Leburg will officiate. Burial will be in Kenly Cemetery....

JAMES ROSE

CLINTON -- James Edward Rose, 81, of 403 East Powell Street, died Monday, January 24, 2005, at Sampson Regional Medical Center in Clinton, N.C. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, January 26, at First United Methodist...

DIENA SINGLETON

Lammerdiena "Diena" Nout Singleton, 69, of 111 Glenwood Trail, died Tuesday morning at her home. A graveside service will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at Evergreen Memorial Cem-etery with the Rev. Doug Johnson officiating. Mrs. Singleton was born in...

HELEN S. STANTON

LAGRANGE -- The funeral for Helen Sutton Stanton, 77, of Milledgevile, Ga., will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Rouse Funeral Home. The Reverends Jerry Mitchell and Malbert Smith will officiate. Burial will be in Fairview...

BRENDA TEACHEY

The funeral for Brenda D. Teachey will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church on Denmark Street. Burial will be in Old Mill Cemetery. Mrs. Teachey is survived by two daughters, Toya Teachey of the...

REBECCA THOMPSON

Rebecca Smith Thompson, 88, died Monday at Alamance Regional Medical Center after a brief illness. She was the daughter of the late Albert J. Smith and Cora R. Smith and had lived her entire life in Wayne County before moving...

RICHARD WAINSCOTT

Richard R. Wainscott died Sunday in Anderson, Ind. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

RICHARD WILLIAMS

Richard Williams, 70, of 215 Dewey St., died Monday. Funeral arrangements are pending at Rhodes Funeral Home....

Monday, January 24, 2005

MILDRED BARNES

Mildred Louise Barnes, 49, of 400 W. Holly St., died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Hamilton Funeral Chapel....

W.J. DAVIS

W.J. Davis, of 435 Durham Lake Road, died Sunday. Among his survivors is his wife, Edna Davis. Funeral arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Home....

LUTHER JOHNSON

WILSON -- Luther "Buster" Ralph Johnson, 79, died Sunday. The funeral will be conducted Tuesday 7 p.m. in the chapel of Joyner's Funeral Home, 4100 US 261-A West. A private burial, with military honors, will be on Wednesday at 11...

PRESTON R. RADFORD

SNOW HILL -- Preston Rogers Radford, 75, a retired farmer, died Saturday at Pitt Memorial Hospital in Greenville. The funeral will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service with the Rev. Todd Sutton and...

DAISY ROBINSON

Daisy Bell Robinson, 90, formerly of 507 E. Spruce St., died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Goldsboro....

KENNETH ROUSE

LAGRANGE -- The funeral for Kenneth Earl Rouse will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m. at St. James Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ, in LaGrange. Elder Darrell Rouse will officiate. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery. Surviving are two...

EPHRIAM ROSE

Ephriam Rose, 87, died Sunday. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Coley Funeral Home....

BOBBIE SPELLS

The funeral for Bobbie Ann Spells, 53, will be held Tuedsay at 2 p.m. at St. Mark Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ. Dr. David Atkinson wil officiate. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery. Mrs. Spells died Saturday at Johnston...

JOSEPH STEWART

A celebration of life service for Joseph M. Stewart was to be held today at 2:30 p.m. at Abundant Life Church in Cary, with the Rev. Chris Berkebile officiating. Mr. Stewart is survived by his parents George W. Stewart Jr....

DOROTHY WARRICK

Dorothy Mae Horton Warrick, 85, of 1602 Evergreen Ave., died Sunday at the Brian Center. The funeral will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at St. Paul United Methodist Church, with Dr. Homer Morris, Rev. Bob Bame and Dr....

MARTHA ZIMMERMAN

Martha Jane Flinn Zimmerman, 61, of 1808 E. Holly St., died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A private service will be held. Mrs. Zimmerman was born in St. Lawrence, N.Y., to the late Harold Edmond and Esther Collette Flinn. She...

Sunday, January 23, 2005

BEVERLY AYCOCK

FREMONT -- Beverly Yelverton Aycock, 74, died Friday. The funeral will be held Sunday at 3 p.m. at Fremont United Methodist Church. She is survived by two sons, J.W. Aycock III of Wilmington and retired Maj. Robert H. Aycock of...

RICKY LEE ALLEN

Ricky Lee Allen, 53, of 500-A Sambo Lambert Road, died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Mr. Allen was a native of Harnett County and was the son of the late Randall (Toby) Allen and Arlene Howard Allen. Before retiring, he...

MARVIN BATTLE

Marvin Battle, of 504 E. Elm St., died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Among his survivors is his wife, Melissa Battle of the home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home....

WILSON T. BLACKMON

CLAYTON -- Wilson Troy Blackmon, 40, died Friday. A funeral service will be held Sunday at 3 p.m. at McLaurin Funeral Home. Entombment will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park Mausoleum. He is survived by his parents, Wilson Earl and Sharon...

PAUL BOYETTE

MOUNT OLIVE -- Paul Edward Boyette, 80, of 100-A Johnson Place, died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A funeral service will be held today at 2 p.m. at the Best Chapel FWB Church, with the Rev. William Waters officiating. Burial...

BILLY THOMAS CAPPS

PIKEVILLE -- Billy Thomas Capps, 63, of 122 Goodnight St., died Saturday morning at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Born in Johnston County on June 17, 1941, he was the son of the late Tommy and Thaney Bass Capps. Mr. Capps was...

JOHNNIE H. FARRIOR SR.

KENANSVILLE -- Johnnie H. Farrior Sr., 87, of 1320 NC. 11 and 903 N., died Saturday at Duplin General Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are being handled by Garris Funeral Home....

MINNIE J. HOLLOMAN

CONWAY, S.C. -- Minnie Johnson Holloman, 80, of Kingston Nursing Center, died Friday evening at Conway Medical Center. Formerly of Goldsboro, she was the daughter of the late Duffie and Gertrude Mitchell Johnson, and wife of the late Wiley T....

ROMEO T. LEFTDWRIGE

A homegoing service for Master Romeo Tyshaun Leftdwrige will be held Monday at 2 p.m. Apostle D.L. McIntyre will officiate. He is survived by his parents, Roderick and Kelly Leftdwrige of Ramstein, Germany, formerly of Goldsboro; maternal grandfather Timothy Davis...

MARY ELOISE MCMANUS

MIDLAND -- Mary Eloise Balkcum McManus, 75, of 11810 Hwy. 601, died Thursday at Avante at Concord. A funeral service will be held today at 3 p.m. at United Love Baptist Church, 11487 Flowes Store Road, in Midland. The...

ELIZABETH H. OATES

Elizabeth H. Oates, 87, of 2194 Thunderswamp Road, died Saturday at Glenn Care Nursing Center. The family will receive friends at the residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are being handled by Garris Funeral Home....

VIOLA VIRGINIA PARKS

Viola Virginia Parks, 79, of 413 Creech St., died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Hamilton Funeral Chapel....

EDWARD PEARSALL JR.

Edward Pearsall Jr., of Goldsboro, died Friday at Sunbridge of Mount Olive. He was the brother of Mrs. Juanita P. Murphy of Goldsboro. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Hamilton Funeral Chapel....

HAZEL GARRIS PRICE

SEVEN SPRINGS -- Hazel Garris Price, 87, of 397 Atlas Price Road, in the Pricetown Community, died Saturday morning in Wayne Memorial Hospital. A funeral service will be held today at 5 p.m. in the chapel of Tyndall's Funeral...

BOBBIE ANN SPELLS

KENLY -- Bobbie Ann Spells, 53, of 7466 Hwy. 222 W., died Saturday at Johnston Memorial Hospital in Smithfield. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Hamilton Funeral Chapel....

MINNIE MAE TART

Minnie Mae "Sis" Denning Tart, 100, of 4342 U.S. Hwy. 13 S., died Friday evening at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A native of Wayne County, she was the daughter of the late John William Denning and Minnie Mae Britt Denning, and...

BRENDA TEACHEY

Brenda D. Teachey, of 108 N. Kornegay St., died Friday at her residence. Among her survivors is a daughter, Toya Teachey of the home. Funeral arrrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home....

ALEXANDER O. WALKER

On January 21, 2005, Alexander O. Walker, faithful husband, devoted father, grandfather and great-grandfather departed this life to go to his heavenly home. A service will be held Tuesday, at Shiloh Baptist Church in Greensboro. The family will receive visitors...

Friday, January 21, 2005

SAMUEL CLEMONS

The funeral for Bishop Samuel D. Clemons, of 1100 Patetown Road, will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Branch Memorial Tabernacle on Gulley Street. The Rev. David Forbes and Dr. James A. Forbes will officiate. Burial will be...

JANIE BLAND

KENANSVILLE -- Janie S. Bland, 97, died Wednesday at Duplin General Hospital in Kenansville. The funeral will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Dobson Chapel Baptist Church, Magnolia. Burial will be in Blands Cemetery. Mrs. Bland was the daughter...

GENEVA BRYANT

The funeral for Geneva Bryant was to be held today at 2 p.m. at McIntrye Funeral Home. Burial was to be in Carver Memorial Cemetery. Mrs. Bryant is survived by seven daughters, Earlene Troublefield, Josephine Glaspie, Ernestine Brinson, Minnie Rea...

MACIE D. LOWE

WARSAW -- Macie Davis Lowe, 79, of 291 Community Road, died Thursday at her home. The funeral will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at The First Baptist Church in Kenansville. The Rev. E.T. Coston will officiate. Burial will be...

WILLIE MINSHEW

WARSAW -- Willie Evelyn Knowles Minshew, 65, died Wednesday at Pitt County Memorial Hospital in Greenville. The funeral will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Warsaw United Methodist Church. The Rev. Henry Swanza will officiate. Burial will be in...

KENNETH ROUSE

LAGRANGE -- Kenneth Ray Rouse, 49, of Herring Road, died Wednesday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital in Kinston. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at LaGrange Mortuary....

GLADYS McCULLEN

CALYPSO -- Gladys Stanley McCullen, 73, of 112 Cameron St., died Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. She was a former employee of Mount Olive Pickle Company, Young Squire Industries and Faison Manufacturing Company and was a member of Peace Baptist...

MARY NICHOLS

WILSON --The funeral for Mary Ann Stott Nichols, 91, will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Joyner's Funeral Home. The Rev. Blaine Hughes will officiate. Interment will be in Maplewood Cemetery. Mrs. Nichols died Tuesday. She...

PEARL WHITE

Pearl Addington White, 81, of Columbia, S.C., formerly of Kenly, died Wednesday at Wilson Medical Center in Wilson. She is survived by a daughter, Doreen B. Brinchek of Kenly; a sister, Arlene Jury of Chadwick, N.Y.; and two grandchildren and...

Thursday, January 20, 2005

PAUL BOYETTE

MOUNT OLIVE -- Paul Boyette, 80, of 100-A Johnson Place, died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Among his survivors is a son, Alphonza Kornegay of Goldsboro. Funeral arrangements are pending at Garris Funeral Home....

HUBERT DAUGHTRY

Hubert Lee Daughtry, 71, of 105 Thunderswamp Road, died Wednesday at his home. A memorial service will be held Friday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home. Mr. Daughtry was a native of Johnston County. He retired...

ROBERT L. DIEHL

Mr. Robert Lee Diehl, 69, of 347 Forrest Knolls Road, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Mr. Diehl was born in Blue Knob, Pennsylvania, to his parents, David Clair Diehl and Nellie Evelyn George Diehl. He entered the United...

VERDIE GODWIN

BENSON -- Verdie McLamb Godwin, 85, of 607 W. Hale Street, formerly of the Meadow Community, died Tuesday at Johnston Memorial Hospital in Smithfield. A native of Johnston County, she was born on December 15, 1919, to the late David...

RUSSELL HOLDEN

WARSAW -- The funeral for Russell Holden, 88, of 106 Lizzie St., will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at Hines Chapel Free Will Baptist Church. Dr. Navarro Brown will officiate. Burial will be in Sam Miller Cemetery. Mr. Holden...

ROY HOUSTON

PINK HILL -- Roy James Houston, 84, died Tuesday at Guardian Care in Kenansville. The funeral will be held tonight at 7 in the chapel of Community Funeral Home in Beulaville. A graveside service will be held Friday at 11...

BRUCE JOHNSON

SNOW HILL -- Bruce Johnson, 85, died Wednesday at Britthaven Nursing Home in Snow Hill. The funeral will be held Friday night at 7 in the chapel of Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service with the Reverend Ronnie Heath officiating. Mr. Johnson was...

BENJAMIN KEARNS

KENANSVILLE -- Benjamin Franklin Kearns, 69, died Tuesday at Duplin General Hospital. The funeral will be held today at 7 p.m. in the chapel of Community Funeral Home. The Rev. Tuck Bounds will officiate. Burial will be on Friday morning...

MACIE D. LOWE

Macie Davis Lowe, 79, of 291 Community Road, died today at her home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Rhodes Funeral Home in Warsaw....

THELBERT MASSENGILL

Thelbert Eugene Mass-engill, 96, of 1718 W. Grantham St., died Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A native of Johnston County, Mr. Massengill was the son of the late Needham C. Massengill and Geneva Holt Massengill and was married to...

GLADYS McCULLEN

CALYPSO -- Gladys McCullen, 73, died Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are pending at Tyndall Funeral Home....

MARY NICHOLS

WILSON -- Mary Ann Stott Nichols, 91, died Tuesday. The funeral will be conducted Saturday at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Joyner's Funeral Home. The Rev. Blaine Hughes will officiate. Interment will be in Maplewood Cemetery. Mrs. Nichols was...

VIOLA PARKS

Viola Virginia Parks, 79, of 413 Creech St., died Wednesday night at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel....

KATHLEEN C. RADFORD

SNOW HILL -- Kathleen Carlisle Radford, 80, died Tuesday at Britthaven Nursing Home in Snow Hill. The funeral will be held tonight at 7 in the chapel of Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service with the Reverend Chuck Owens officiating. Committal services will...

PEARL WHITE

KENLY -- Pearl Addinton White, 81, a former resident of Kenly, died Wednesday in Columbia, S.C. Funeral arrangements are pending at Coley Funeral Home....

GENEVA BRYANT

The funeral services for Geneva Bryant will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at McIntyre Funeral Home and the viewing will be held there from 2 until 6 today....

Wednesday, January 19, 2005

BEA BOOKER

WALLACE -- The funeral for Willie Beatrice "Bea" Bryant Booker, 76, of Dunn, will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at Oakey Plain Baptist Church. The Rev. Larry Hooks will officiate. Burial will be in the Murray family cemetery. Mrs....

GEORGE BUSDIEKER

George Clinnon "Buzzy" Busdieker, 58, 1504 Stoney Creek Church Road, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. The funeral will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Tom McLendon officiating. Burial will follow...

LARRY D. FLOWERS

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. -- Larry Donnell Flowers, son of the late Earle and Adell Parker Flowers, died Wednesday, Jan. 12. Among his survivors is his wife, Marva Barnes Flowers, and a son, Kevin L. Flowers. The viewing will be on...

SUSAN FLOWERS

Susan Maska Flowers of Farmville died on Saturday, Jan. 15, at Pitt County Memorial Hospital in Greenville. She was 44. Born in Kearny, N.J., she lived in Belleville and Hamilton, N.J., until she moving to Beautancus, N.C., 10 years ago,...

JUANITA HICKS

Juanita Williams Hicks, 91, of 3722 Salem Church Road, died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at Mount Carmel United Methodist Church with the Rev. David Hollowell officiating. Burial will be...

LOLA S. JINNETTE

The funeral for Lola Stallings Jinnette will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home. Burial will be in Willow Dale Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 10 until 11...

ROMEO LEFTDWRIDGE

Romeo Tyshaun Leftdwridge, 41-day-old son of Roderick and Kelly Leftdwridge, died Friday in Landstuhl, Germany. Funeral arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries....

ROBERT LEWIS

LUCAMA -- Robert C. Lewis, 73, of 6144 Blalock Road, died Monday at Wilson Medical Center. The funeral will be held tonight at 7 in the chapel of Coley Funeral Home. The Rev. Sefton Strickland will officiate. Mr. Lewis is...

NIKITA PEARSON

LAGRANGE -- The funeral for Nikita Shantel Pearson will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at the Alpha & Omega Christian Center on Clingman Street. Pastor Frank M. Dawson will officiate. Burial will be in Wayne Memorial Park. She...

REV. LUTHER SWINSON

MAPLE HILL -- The Rev. Luther Swinson, 84, died Monday at Britthaven of Pamlico in Grantsboro. He was a member of Mt. Zion Free Will Baptist Church and served as pastor of numerous Free Will Baptist churches in Eastern North...

Tuesday, January 18, 2005

PROVELLA ATKINSON

Provella "Ella Whitley" Atkinson, 97, of 4240 Massey Holt Road, Princeton, died Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be held Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Cedar Grove Disciples Church, 107 Longleaf Road, Princeton. Elder Ronald Parks will officiate....

SHARON BOWDEN

CLINTON -- Sharon T. Bowden, 56, of 11294 Hobbton Hwy., died Sunday. The funeral will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Newton Grove. Father Ned Shlesinger will preside. Burial will be in...

GEORGE BUSDIEKER

George Clinnon "Buzzy" Busdieker, 58, of 1504 Stoney Creek Church Road, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

S.D. CLEMONS

Bishop S.D. Clemons, of 1100 Patetown Road, died Monday at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh. Among his survivors is his wife, Jessie Clemons of the home. Funeral arrangements are pending at Lightner Memorial Funeral Home....

CHRISTINE HARGROVE

MCDONOUGH, Ga. -- Christine Webber Hargrove, 79, a native of Goldsboro and daughter of the late Sidney Albert and Sarah Emma Worrell Webber, died Sunday. She was born in Goldsboro to Sidney Albert and Sarah Emma Worrell Webber. Surviving are...

KATIE H. HILL

Katie Belle Herring Hill, 90, died Monday at Sunbridge Care & Rehabilitation of Mount Olive. She was born in Duplin County to the late Claude and Bessie Alphin Herring and was married to the late Erving James Hill. She was...

ROBERT LEWIS

Robert C. Lewis, 73, of 6144 Blalock Road, Lucama, died Monday. Funeral arrangements are pending at Coley Funeral Home in Kenly....

WALTON S. OUTLAW

MIDLAND -- Walton Stone Outlaw, 68, died Monday at his residence. He was a native of Mount Olive and was the son of the late Mettie Jones Outlaw and Frank Outlaw. He was retired from Keel Grading in Indian...

JOYCE OUTLAW

KINSTON -- Willie "Joyce" Outlaw, 60, died Saturday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be held Friday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Rose Hill Funeral Home. Burial will follow at the Branch Family Cemetery in Pink Hill....

NAKITA PEARSON

LAGRANGE -- Nakita Pearson, 6-year-old daughter of Glen and Bonita Eure Pearson, died Monday from injuries received in an automobile accident. The family will be at the home of Pastor Frank M. and Lynette E. Dawson, 104 Harding Place, Goldsboro....

VIVIAN WELLONS

Vivian Marie Holland Wellons, 64, of Wellons-Boyette Road, Princeton, died Monday at the Brian Center. The funeral will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Grace Baptist Church in Princeton. Pastor Leslie Holt and Pastor Glenn Griffin will officiate. Burial...

DAWN D. WESTBROOK

LAGRANGE -- Dawn Dawson Westbrook, 60, of 511 West Washington St., died Monday at Pitt Memorial Hospital. A graveside service will be held Thursday at 10 a.m. at Fairview Cemetery with the Rev. Allan Joyner officiating. Mrs. Westbrook was the...

Monday, January 17, 2005

ALBERT BOSTIC

Albert S. Bostic, a longtime resident of Goldsboro and a graduate of Dillard High School, died Thursday in Upper Marlboro, Md., where he had moved. He was the widower of Mary Bostic, who died in September. Funeral arrangements for Mr....

KENNETH CRISP

HIAWASSEE, Ga. -- Kenneth Morris Crisp, 69, died Friday in Atlanta, Georgia. A native of Wayne County, Mr. Crisp was the son of the late Melvin Dewitt Crisp and Nina Long Crisp. He was a 1954 graduate of Goldsboro High...

JOSEPH FELLER JR.

Joseph George Feller Jr., 87, of 606 Tanglewood Lane, died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Saint Mary Roman Catholic Church. The Rev. Thomas Norris O.S.F.S. will...

KATIE HILL

Katie Belle Herring Hill, 91, died today at Sunbridge Care & Rehabilitation of Mount Olive. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ervin James Hill. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home of Goldsboro....

RUSSELL HOLDEN

WARSAW -- Russell Holden, 88, of 106 Lizzie St., died Saturday at Guardian Care of Kenansville. Funeral arrangements are pending at Garris Funeral Home in Mount Olive. The family will receive friends at the residence....

LOLA JINNETTE

Lola Stallings Jinnette, 95, a native of Wayne County, died Saturday at Windsong Village in Pearland, Texas. The funeral will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. David Harvin officiating. Burial will be...

REV. JACK E. MUSICK

Rev. Jack E. Musick of 108 Decoy Drive, Pikeville, N.C., went to his heavenly home to meet his Lord and Savior and to be reunited with his grandson, Chris Backus, on Saturday. Jack Elbert Musick Sr. was born in...

DYGNA PYATT

Dygna Kornegay Pyatt, 93, formerly of Goldsboro, died Sunday at Ashe Living Center Nursing Home in Jefferson. The funeral will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home. Dr. Fred will Clarke officiate. Burial will...

ANDREW SHEPARD

Andrew Leon Shepard, 88, 138 Slick Rock Road, died Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. The funeral will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Ray Smeltzer officiating. Burial, with Masonic rites,...

MELLIE SWINSON

RICHLANDS -- The funeral for Mellie Henderson Swinson, 77, will be held tonight at 7 in the chapel of Johnson Funeral Home. Burial will be on Tuesday at 1 p.m. at the Futrell-Swinson family cemetery. Mrs. Swinson died Saturday at...

Sunday, January 16, 2005

MAE LIZZIE BARNES

The funeral service for Mae Lizzie Barnes was held Saturday at noon at Eastern Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. Pastor Timothy Dortch officiated. Burial was in Wayne Memorial Park. Mrs. Barnes died Monday. She was the daughter of Lillie Florence...

WILLIE BARWICK

SEVEN SPRINGS -- Willie S. Barwick, 81, widow of Charlie Barwick, died Thursday at Britthaven of Onslow. The funeral will be held by the graveside on Monday at 2 p.m. at Pineview Cemetery. The Rev. Charlie Hughes will officiate. Mrs....

CHRYSTAL BROADWELL

KINSTON -- Chrystal Herring "Chris" Broadwell, 72, of 354 Camelia St., died Friday at her home. The funeral will be held Monday at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Rouse Funeral Home in Kinston. The Rev. Haywood Smith and Dr....

SARAH BEST DAVIS

Sarah Best Davis, 87, died Friday evening at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A lifetime resident of Goldsboro, Mrs. Davis was the daughter of Sarah Louise Best and John Lee Best. She was born November 28, 1917. Mrs. Davis was educated...

GENEVA BRYANT

Geneva Bryant of 3959 U.S 13 N., died Saturday at her home. Among her survivors is one daughter, Minnie Dunn of the home. Arrangements are incomplete at McIntrye Funeral Home....

KENNETH CRISP

ATLANTA, GA. -- Kenneth Crisp, 69, of Hiawassee, Ga., died Friday. Funeral Arrangements are incomplete with Seymour Funeral Home....

JOSEPH G. FELLER JR.

Joseph George Feller Jr., 87, of 606 Tanglewood Lane, died Friday evening at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Howell Funeral Home....

EDWARD GRAY JR.

LAGRANGE -- Edward Farris Gray Jr., 70, of 2975 Jenny Lind Road, died Thursday, January 13, 2005, at Craven Regional Medical Center. Junior was preceded in death by his father, Edward Farris Gray, and a sister, Margaret Gray. Junior was...

JAMES HARRELL

SAN DIEGO -- James Harrell died Thursday morning at San Diego Hospital. He was survived by his wife Mary Martin Harrell, formerly of Goldsboro, and his sister-in-law, Julia Barnes. A funeral service will be held Wednesday afternoon at Calvary Baptist...

NELL LUCILLE HILL

Nell Lucille Hill, 76, of 2710 Langston Drive, died Saturday at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh. Born in Greene County, she was the daughter of the late Marion Grimsley and Lucy Taylor Hill. Miss. Hill was the owner and...

LOLA S. JINNETTE

Lola Stallings Jinnette, 95, died Saturday at Windsong Village in Pearland, Texas. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Seymour Funeral Home....

REV. JACK E. MUSICK

PIKEVILLE -- The Rev. Jack E. Musick, of 108 Decoy Drive, went to his heavenly home to meet his Lord and Savior, and to be reunited with his Grandson, Chris Backus. A funeral service will be held Monday evening at...

JESSIE PARKS JR.

Jessie "June" Parks Jr. of Washington, D.C., formerly of the Parkstown community, where he was known as "Hot Dog," died Tuesday, Jan. 11, in Washington. He is survived by a daughter, Patricia Ann Parks of Maryland; a son, Jesse Parks...

ALBERT PERKINS

Albert Nathan Perkins, 90, of 2295 Stevens Mill Road, died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A native of Wayne County, he was the son of the late Issac Thomas and Mamie Aycock Perkins. Mr. Perkins was a retired farmer...

LOUISE JERNIGAN POPE

Louise Jernigan Pope, 87, of Goldsboro and formerly of Grantham, died Friday. Ms. Pope was a retiree of the Grantham School food service, where she was a 35 year employee. A funeral service will be held today at 2:30...

ABNER R. SESSOMS

ROSEBORO — Abner Raeford Sessoms, 80, of 315 Josh Sessoms Road, died Tuesday at Carolina Healthcare in Fayetteville. The funeral will be held Monday at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Butler Funeral Home. The Rev. Jeff Bartlett and the...

Friday, January 14, 2005

PROVELLA ATKINSON

Provella "Ella Whitley" Atkinson, 97, of 4240 Massey Holt Road, Princeton, died Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel....

MAE LIZZIE BARNES

The funeral for Mae Lizzie Barnes will be held Saturday at noon at Eastern Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. The Rev. Timothy Dortch will officiate. Burial will be at Wayne Memorial Park. The viewing hours will be from 2 until...

CHRYSTAL H. BROADWELL

KINSTON -- Chrystal H. Broadwell, of 354 Camelia Street, died today at her home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Rouse Funeral Home in LaGrange....

JIM DAUGHTRY

FAISON -- Jesse James "Jim" Daughtry, 78 of 11327 Keener Road, died at Wednesday at Duke Medical Center The funeral will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Royal-Hall Funeral Home. The Rev. David Page will officiate....

RUDOLPH FORD

Rudolph Ford, 45, of 1101 Olivia Lane, died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be held Saturday at 2 p.m.. at Hamilton Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery. Mr. Ford is survived by two sons, Deont´a...

EDWARD F. GRAY JR.

LAGRANGE -- Edward F. Gray Jr., of 2975 Jenny Lind Road, died Thursday at Craven Regional Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Rouse Funeral Home....

DIANE L. JOYNER

The funeral for Diane Lane Joyner, 46, of 108 Greystone Drive, was held on Friday night at 7 in the chapel of Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home. The Reverends Jackie Hamm and Karl Bartlett officiated. Burial was on Saturday at 11...

LUCY D. LUCAS

KENLY -- A graveside service for Lucy D. Lucas, 78, will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Kenly Cemetery. The Rev. Bill Braswell will officiate. Mrs. Lucas died Wednesday at Wilson Medical Center. She is survived by one daughter,...

CAROLYN SUBER

Carolyn Newsome Reid Suber, 66, of Egg Harbor, N.J., formerly of Fremont, died Sunday in New Jersey. The funeral will be held Saturday at noon at St. James Holiness Church in Stantonsburg. The Reverend Dr. Eddie B. Coley will officiate....

HELEN USHER

MOUNT OLIVE -- The funeral for Helen Ruth Usher, 76, of 142 County Road, will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Calypso. The Rev. Cliffton C. Hunt will officiate. Burial will be in Maplewood...

Thursday, January 13, 2005

LESSIE ASWELL

GRANTHAM -- Lessie Best Aswell, 87, of 400 Sambo Lambert Road, died at the home of her son, Gary, in Leland , N.C., on Wednesday, January 12. A native of Wayne County, she was the daughter of the late Effie...

ROELLA BINGHAM

Roella McKinzie Bingham, 64, of 903 Franklin St., died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. She was the daughter of the late Clevon McKinzie Sr. and Cora Taylor McKinzie. A worship service to celebrate her life will be held Friday...

BOBBY CARRAWAY SR.

RALEIGH -- Bobby R. Carraway Sr., 66, of 8421 Camellia St., died Wednesday. He is survived by his wife, Peggy; two daughters, Elaine and Debbie; one son, Bobby Jr.; five sisters, Lydia Cox, Jean Bradley and Dale Parrish of Smithfield,...

JIMMY DAUGHTRY

CLINTON -- Jesse James "Jimmy" Daughtry, 78, died Wednesday at Duke Hospital. Funeral arrangements are pending at Royall-Hall Funeral Home....

FRANCES J. HAMILTON

CLINTON -- Frances Johnson Hamilton, 93, of 3081 W. Main St. died Tuesday at her home. The funeral will be held Friday at 7 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Clinton, with the Rev. Ronald Cava officiating. A private...

ALICE MAE JACKSON

SELMA -- Alice Mae Jackson, 60, of 2680 Rains Crossroads Road, died Tuesday at home. The funeral will be held Friday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home. The Rev. Blake Stallings will officiate. Burial will...

DIANE L. JOYNER

Diane Lane Joyner, 46, died today at Pitt Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be held Friday at 7 p.m. at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home. Burial will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday at Pineview Cemetery. The family will receive friends at...

LUCY D. LUCAS

LUCAMA -- Lucy D. Lucas, 78, died today. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Coley Funeral Home in Kenly....

HATTIE PETTIWAY

Hattie Bernice Pettiway, 103, formerly of 303 Fussell St., died Sunday. The funeral will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Antioch Baptist Church. The Rev. John Harrington will officiate. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery. She is survived by...

MILDRED RHODES

Mildred Body Rhodes, 78, of 709 S. Slocumb St., died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Bear Creek Headquarters Building, 1800 S. Slocumb St. Pastor Daryl Anderson will officiate....

JOHN P. RUSHING

MOUNT OLIVE -- John Patrick Rushing, 34, of 128 Slocumb St., Mount Olive, died last Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital in Goldsboro. The funeral will be held Friday at 1 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Calypso. The Rev....

PAULINE THOMAS

Pauline Uzzell Thomas, 97, of the Elroy Community, died Wednesday at the Brian Center. The funeral will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Rouse Funeral Home, with Dr. Alan Lamm officiating. Burial will be in...

Wednesday, January 12, 2005

RUTH BUSBEE

Ruth Mary Busbee, 90, of Goldsboro, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Born in Swansea, S.C., to the late Jessie Lee and Carrie Lou Sturkey Mack, she was the wife of the late Clarendon William "C.W." Busbee and mother of...

CLARY CARSON JR.

Clary Carson Jr., 48, of 508 E. Walnut St., died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be held by the graveside on Thursday at 2 p.m. at Elmwood Cemetery. Mr. Carson was the son of the late...

JAMES DAUGHTRY

Benjamin James Daughtry Jr., 68, died Tuesday, January 11, 2005 at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. He was the son of Vera Bennett Daughtry of Goldsboro and the late Benjamin James Daughtry. Mr. Daughtry graduated from Goldsboro High School and...

ALICE MAE JACKSON

SELMA -- Alice Mae Jackson, 60, wife of Howard Jackson, died Tuesday at their home at 2680 Rains Crossroads Road. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home of Goldsboro....

DAVID K. JEFFERS

The funeral for David Keith Jeffers, 47, of Washington, D.C., will be held Thursday at noon at Hamilton Funeral Chapel. The Rev. Antonio Lawrence will officiate. Burial will be in Griswold Gardens of Bud Simmons Cemetery on Brewington Road in...

CARL JENNINGS

Retired Air Force Tech. Sgt. Carl Bruce Jennings, 76, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral, with military honors, was to be held today at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home. The Rev. David Jackson...

THOMAS McCLARIN

Thomas McClarin, formerly of Goldsboro, died on December 30 in Washington, D.C. The funeral will be held Friday, Jan. 14, at 11 a.m. at Marshall's Funeral Home in Washington. Burial, with military honors, will be held Tuesday in Quantico, Va....

BEULAH H. MOZINGO

LAGRANGE -- The funeral for Beulah Hill Mozingo, 66, will be held by the graveside on Thursday at 2 p.m. at Fairview Cemetery. The Rev. Gerald Fowler will conduct the service. Mrs. Mozingo died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. She...

WALTER REID JR.

Walter Reid Jr., 52, of 730 Luther Drive, died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be held Thurs-day at 1 p.m. at Little Rock Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ, on N.C. 581, near Pikeville. Elder Earnest...

LILLIAN SUTTON

Lillian Julia Sutton, 91, of Suttontown, died Tuesday. The funeral will be held tonight at 7 in the chapel of West & Dunn Funeral Home in Newton Grove. The Rev. Tim Reaves will officiate. The committal service will be at...

SUDIE TURNER

Sudie Harper Turner, 94, of 1001 S. Andrews Ave., died Wednesday at her home. A native of Duplin County, she was the daughter of the late Luby and Lola Thompson Harper. She attended Grace Missionary Baptist Church. A Celebration of...

MICHAEL USSERY

HAZARD, Ky. -- Michael A. Ussery, 43, died Monday at the University of Kentucky Hospital in Lexington. He was employed as a master electrician. He was the son of William A. Ussery of Chapel Hill, N.C., and the late...

MADLYN WATSON

KENLY -- Madlyn C. Watson, 92, died Sunday. A graveside service will be held Thursday at 10 a.m. at Kenly Cemetery. Mrs. Watson is survived by two sons, James F. Watson Jr. of Boca Raton, Fla., and Caughman H. Watson...

Tuesday, January 11, 2005

MYRTLE FAIRCLOTH

ROSE HILL -- Myrtle Teachey Faircloth died Sunday at her home. A worship service to celebrate her life was held today at 11 a.m. at Mt. Zion Presbyterian Church. The Rev. Brian Doles officiated. Burial was in Rose Hill Cemetery....

RUDOLPH FORD

Rudolph Ford, 45, of 1101 Olivia Lane, died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel in Goldsboro....

NICHOLAS HENRICKS

Jeffery Wayne Henricks and Andrea Danielle Fletcher Henricks of 108 Westover Road, announce the birth and death of their son, Nicholas Wayne Henricks, on Saturday, January 8, 2005. A graveside service will be held at Westside Baptist Church Cemetery in...

PATRICIA JACKSON

The funeral for Patricia Isler Jackson will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at The Lord's Table, 1215 Parkway Drive. Pastor Bill Wilson will officiate. Burial will be in St. Matthews Cemetery in LaGrange. She is survived by one...

CARL B. JENNINGS

Carl Bruce Jennings, 75, of 119 Daleview Drive, died today. He is survived by his wife, Ruby Huff Jennings. Arrangements are incomplete at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home & Crematory of Goldsboro....

JOHNNY LANGLEY SR.

SMITHFIELD -- Johnny Gray Langley Sr., 79, of Old Sanders Road, died Monday at his home. The funeral will be held Wednesday at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Parrish Funeral Home in Selma. The Rev. Charles Nichols and the...

ANNIE TUCKER

DOVER -- Annie Lee Killingsworth Tucker, 84, of 1069 Burkett Road, died Sunday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital in Kinston. Mrs. Tucker was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband, H.B. Tucker; her parents, John S. and...

LOLA MUSTGRAVE

KENLY -- Lola Barbee Mustgrave, 76, of 403 E. Second St., died Monday at Rex Hospital. The funeral will be held by the graveside on Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Kenly Cemetery. The Rev. David Edell will conduct the service....

BEULAH H. MOZINGO

Beulah Hill Mozingo, of 153 Old Jason Road, LaGrange, died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Rouse Funeral Home in LaGrange....

ARCHIE RAYNOR JR.

MOUNT OLIVE -- Archie Raynor Jr., 77, of 6705 William R. King Road, died Monday. The funeral will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of West & Dunn Funeral Home. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery in...

HELEN USHER

Helen Ruth Usher, of 142 Country Road, Mount Olive, died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Garris Funeral Home in Mount Olive....

ELBERT YELVERTON

Elbert Yelverton, 70, of 508 E. Walnut St., died Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. The funeral will be held Wed-nesday at 1 p.m. at St. Stephen Missionary Baptist Church. The Rev. Ezekiel Sutton will officiate. Burial will be...

Monday, January 10, 2005

WILLIAM E. BAILEY

William Edward Bailey, 80, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. He was married to the late Mildred K. Bailey and was preceded in death by his daughter, Linda Bailey. He is survived by two sons, Donald Ray Bailey of Goldsboro...

MAE LIZZIE BARNES

Mae Lizzie Barnes died today at her home at 708 E. Chestnut Street. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home....

ROELLA BINGHAM

Roella McKinzie Bingham, 64, of 907 Franklin St., died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Rhodes Funeral Home....

CLARY CARSON JR.

Clary Carson Jr., 58, of 508 E. Walnut St., died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are pending at Rhodes Funeral Home....

ED GRAHAM

James Edward "Ed" Graham, 58, of 595 Grantham School Road, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A native of Sampson County, he was the son of Evelyn Raynor Graham of Newton Grove and the late James Lester Graham. He...

THOMAS B. JACKSON

MOUNT OLIVE -- Thomas B. Jackson, 87, of 482 Britt Road, died Friday at Nash General Hospital in Rocky Mount. Born in Wayne County, he was the son of the late William Mack and Rella Belle Hood Jackson, and...

JOSEPH MAKDAD

Matthew and Theresa Makdad, of 103 Woods Mill Road, announce the birth and death of their son, Joseph Roger Makdad on Saturday, Jan. 8, at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A graveside service will be held Tuesday at Calvary Cemetery in Altoona,...

CHRISTINE MYERS

Christine Davis Myers, 72, of 343 Ebenezer Church Road, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be held by the graveside on Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. A Johnston County native, Mrs. Myers was...

ARCHIE RAYNOR JR.

MOUNT OLIVE -- Archie Raynor Jr., 77, of 6705 William R. King Road, died today. Funeral arrangements are pending at West & Dunn Funeral Home in Newton Grove....

WALTER REID JR.

Walter Reid Jr., 52, of 730 Luther Drive, died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Hamilton Funeral Chapel....

MILDRED RHODES

Mildred Body Rhodes, 78, of 709 S. Slocumb St., died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Rhodes Funeral Home....

HOWARD SHIPMAN

The funeral for Howard Lee Shipman, 75, of 1216 S. Slocumb St., will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. at St. Luke Holiness Church in Fayetteville. Burial will be in the Veterans Cemetery at Spring Lake. Mr. Shipman died Tuesday,...

KENLEIGH SMITH

PORTSMOUTH, Va. -- Kenleigh Marie Smith was born and died on Thursday, Jan. 6, at Portsmouth Naval Hospital. She is survived by her parents, Ken and Denise Cooner Smith, and two sisters, Allyssa and Katherine Smith of Virginia; her grandparents,...

LOYOLA F. SPENCE

MOUNT OLIVE -- Loyola F. Spence, 86, of 600 Smith Chapel Road, died Saturday at SunBridge Care and Rehabilitation in Mount Olive. A native of Wayne County, he was the son of the late Henry G. Spence Sr. and Hattie...

CAROLYN SUBER

Carolyn Newsome Reid Suber, 66, of Egg Harbor, N.J., formerly of Fremont, died Sunday in New Jersey. Among her survivors are two sisters, Ethel N. Barnes and Thelma N. Rogers of Goldsboro. Funeral arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel....

MADLYN WATSON

KENLY -- Madlyn C. Watson, 92, died Sunday. Funeral arrangements are pending at Coley Funeral Home....

Sunday, January 9, 2005

QUORTEZ D. CARLTON

MOUNT OLIVE -- Quortez Dealonte Carlton, 4 month old son of Liquista Carlton of Warsaw and Shea Johnson of Augusta, Ga., died Tuesday at Pitt Memorial Hospital. A graveside service will be held Monday at 10:30 a.m. at the Boone...

HENRY L. GINN

PIKEVILLE -- Henry Lee Ginn, 85, died Friday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro. Mr. Ginn was a native of Wayne County and was the son of the late Willie S. and Annie Newsome Ginn. He served in...

DALLAS HALL

Dallas Michael Hall, 50, of 1804 E. Ash St., died Saturday, Jan. 1, at his home. A native of Wayne County, he was the son of the late Cecil and Betty Howell Hall. Mr. Hall worked with APV Baker in...

PATRICIA JACKSON

Patricia Isler "Pat" Jackson, of 106 Hines Drive, owner of First Academy Child Development Center, died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Among her survivors is a son, Stephen Jackson of the home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home....

THOMAS B. JACKSON

MOUNT OLIVE -- Thomas B. Jackson, 87, of 482 Britt Road, died Friday at Nash General Hospital in Rocky Mount. Born in Wayne County, he was the son of the late William Mack and Rella Belle Hood Jackson, and brother...

BABY BOY MAKDAD

Baby Boy Makdad died today at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Seymour Funeral Home....

ROELLA MCKINZIE

Roella McKinzie, 64, of 903 Franklin St., died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Rhodes Funeral Home....

FAISON ODOM JR.

MOUNT OLIVE -- Faison Everette Odom Jr., 73, of 702 Francis St., died Friday afternoon at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Monday at Maplewood Cemetery in Mount Olive. The Rev. Larry Pittman will officiate....

LYNDA PARKER

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. -- Lynda Sue Parker, 61, died Thursday. She was a native of Kenly and lived in Goldsboro for many years before moving to Hampton, Va., seven years ago. She attended Grace Fellowship Church. Her survivors include a...

DIANA G. PEOPLES

Diana Gibson Peoples, 58, of 500 Friendly Drive in the Rosewood Community, died Friday evening at her home. A private Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date. Mrs. Peoples is survived by two daughters, Deborah Roberts...

JOHN RUSHING

MOUNT OLIVE -- John Patrick Rushing, 34, of 128 Slocumb St., died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Bass Funeral Home....

LOYOLA F. SPENCE

Loyola F. Spence died today at Sunbridge Nursing Home in Mount Olive. Arrangements are incomplete at Seymour Funeral Home....

BERNICE J. WARREN

MOUNT OLIVE -- A funeral service for Minister Bernice Jones Warren, 57, of 521 Hillsboro St., will be held Monday at 2 p.m. at the St. James Church of Christ. Bishop Alton Smith will officiate. Burial will follow in the...

MICHAEL WHITLEY

Michael Whitley, 47, formerly of Goldsboro, died Mon. January 3, in Chippenham Medical Center in Richmond, Va. A graveside service will be conducted today at 2 p.m. at the Old Mill Cemetery in Goldsboro with the Rev. Derrick Oates officiating....

Friday, January 7, 2005

LUCRECIA CLAUSSEN

SHERMAN, Texas -- Lucrecia Adilee O'Donley Sallee Claussen, 83, mother of Clarence "Butch" Sallee Jr. of Goldsboro, died Wednesday at the Wilson-N-Jones Hospital. Mrs. Claussen was a native of Utica, Okla., and was the daughter of the late J.A. "Jim"...

CLYDE M. CREECH JR.

A celebration to honor the life of Clyde McGee Creech Jr. will be held on Saturday from 2 until 4 p.m. at 1212 Newton Drive, Goldsboro. If directions are needed please call at 919-252-0533. (Pd)...

NANCY FOWLER

The funeral for Nancy Fowler will be held today at 2 p.m. at Woods Chapel Free Will Baptist Church. The Rev. Ricky Dawson will officiate. Burial will be in Old Mill Cemetery. Mrs. Fowler is survived by five sons, Connor...

JON M. HALL

BENSON -- Jon Morrison Hall, 64, died Sunday at his home. A memorial service will be held Saturday, Jan. 15, at 5 p.m. at St. Mary's Grove Original Free Will Baptist Church, where he was a member. The Reverends Aubrey...

DAVID K. JEFFERS

David Keith Jeffers, son of Robert and Gloria Griswold Jeffers of Dudley, died in Washington, D.C. Funeral arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel in Goldsboro....

EFFIE L. SIMMONS

KINSTON -- Effie Lee Simmons, 79, died Tuesday at her home. The funeral will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at St. Peter Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ, with Pastor Tyrone Haney officiating. Burial will be in Southview Cemetery....

ALBERT R. WADE

LAGRANGE -- Albert Russell Wade, 85, of 504 West Boundary St., died today at Lenoir Memorial Hospital in Kinston. The funeral will be held Saturday at 7 p.m. in the chapel of Rouse Funeral Home. The Reverends Brad Williamson and...

BERNICE WARREN

MOUNT OLIVE -- The funeral for Minister Bernice Jones Warren, 57, of 521 E. Hillsboro St., will be held Monday at 2 p.m.. at St. James Disciples of Christ Church in Mount Olive. Bishop Alton Smith will officiate. Burial will...

ELBERT YELVERTON

Elbert Yelverton, 70, of 508 E. Walnut St., died Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Hamilton Funeral Chapel....

Thursday, January 6, 2005

NORVAL AUTRY

ROSEBORO -- The funeral for Norval Lee Autry, 67, of 121 N. Mill St., will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Butler Funeral Home with the Rev. Ronald Long officiating. Mr. Autry died Tuesday at Wake Medical Center in...

CLYDE M. CREECH JR.

Clyde McGee Creech Jr., 47, of 2237 Mark Edwards Road, died Tuesday, January 4, 2005, at his home. Clyde graduated from Eastern Wayne High School and attended Wayne Community College. He was a certified Ford Master Technician and worked over...

JOHN DELANO

The funeral for John Franklin DeLano, 70, of 317 Saulston Road, will be held Friday at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home. Bishop Rex Howard will officiate. Burial, with military honors, will be in Evergreen Memorial...

NANCY FOWLER

The funeral for Nancy Fowler will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at Woods Chapel Free Will Baptist Church. The Rev. Ricky Dawson will officiate. Burial will be in Old Mill Cemetery. Mrs. Fowler is survived by five sons, Connor...

EDMOND HUGHES

Edmond B. Hughes, 74, of 502 Bunche Drive, died Sunday at his home. The funeral will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church. The Rev. Arthur O. Evans will officiate. Burial will be in Carver...

JACK MANLEY

MOUNT OLIVE -- The funeral for John Wesley "Jack" Manley, 89, of 4120 Chestnut St., will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Northeast Free Will Baptist Church. The Rev. Jesse Warren will officiate. Burial will be in Carver...

EVA MOORE

The funeral for Eva Moore, 87, will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church. Dr. Kenneth Tate and Elder William Wiley will officiate. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery. A former resident of 808 Pittman...

HELEN L. MOORE

The funeral for Helen Lane Moore, 87, will be held Friday at 11:30 a.m. at Jordan's Chapel United Methodist Church in Burgaw. Burial will be the church cemetery. The family will receive friends today from 6 until 8 p.m. at...

JAMES PEARSALL JR.

FAISON -- James Pearsall Jr., 79, of Faison, died Wednesday morning at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. He was born in Duplin County to the late James and Cora Nicholson Pearsall and was married to Dorothy Pearsall. He was a...

SYBIL PITTMAN

Sybil Batson Pittman, 70, of 515 Stewart Ave., Clinton, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital A graveside service was held today at 11 a.m. at Wayne Memorial Park. A memorial service will be held this afternoon at 2:30 at Graves...

MARIE RORRER

MOUNT OLIVE -- Marie Ann Clay Rorrer, 56, of 297 Zion Church Road, died Wednesday morning in Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Tyndall Funeral Home. Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery. Mrs....

MARY HALLOW RICE

Mary Hallow Rice, 80, of 823 N. Spence Avenue. died Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A native of Wayne County, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Eidd and Magdalene K Hallow and was married to the late...

BERNICE WARREN

Minster Bernice Warren, of 521 E. Hillsboro St., Mount Olive, died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Among her survivors is her husband, the Rev. Joseph Warren Jr. of the home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Garris Funeral Home in Mount...

Wednesday, January 5, 2005

GLADYS BENTON

Gladys Benton, 84, died Tuesday in Baltimore, Md. Among her survivors are two daughters, Clementine Taylor and Constance Freeland of Upper Marlboro, Md.; three sisters, Edna B. Hill of Rockville, Md., Mildred Hilliard and Evelyn Hobbs of Goldsboro; and one...

DAVID J. BLAND

WARSAW -- David Jerald Bland, 78, died Monday at his home. The funeral was held today at 11 a.m. at Warsaw Presbyterian Church. Mr. Bland was a native of Turkey and was the son of the late Arthur and Thelma...

CLYDE CREECH

Clyde Creech, of 2237 Mark Edwards Road, died Tuesday,. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Rouse Funeral Home in LaGrange....

MARTHA E. DAVIS

ALBERTSON -- The funeral for Martha Elizabeth Davis, 89, will be held Thursday at 1 p.m. at United American Free Will Tabernacle. Bishop J.E. Reddick will conduct the service. Burial will be in Davis Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Davis died Sunday...

JOHN F. DELANO

John Franklin DeLano, 70, of 317 Saulston Road, died today at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be Friday at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home. Burial will be in Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive...

NANCY FOWLER

Nancy Fowler, 75, died on Monday. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Lightner Memorial Funeral Home....

LARRY F. LANE

LEXINGTON, S.C. -- Larry Fields Lane, 63, died Monday at his home. A native of Clayton, N.C., he was retired from the United States Air Force and was formerly stationed at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base. The funeral will be...

HELEN L. MOORE

Helen Lane Moore, 87, of 3424 Surry Lane, died Tuesday at her residence. The funeral will be Friday at 11:30 a.m. at Jordan's Chapel United Methodist Church in Burgaw. The Rev. William Pearsall will officiate. Burial will be the church...

JAMES PEARSALL JR.

James Pearsall Jr. died today at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral arrangements are pending at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home....

CHRISTINE RAYNOR

BENSON -- A graveside service for Christine Hudson Raynor, 76, will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Roselawn Cemetery. The Rev. Ronnie Jones will conduct the service. Mrs. Raynor died Tuesday at Life Care Hospital in Rocky Mount. A...

PERRY E. TENNANT

Perry Edward Tennant, 59, of 1243 C New Hope Road, died Tuesday morning at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A private service will be held. Mr. Tennant was born in Doddridge County, West Virginia, to the late Perry Calvin and Effie Davis...

SALLIE WINNS

LAGRANGE -- The funeral for Sallie Adelle Edwards Winns, 94, of 221 E. Washington St., will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at St. James Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ, of LaGrange. Burial will be in LaGrange Cemetery. Mrs....

Tuesday, January 4, 2005

GLADYS BENTON

Gladys Jacobs Benton, 84, died today in Baltimore, Md. Among her survivors are two daughters, Clementine Taylor and Connie Freeland of Washington, D.C., and two sisters, Mildred J. Hilliard and Evelyn J. Hobbs of Goldsboro. Funeral arrangements are incomplete....

GEORGE CONTOIS

George Clement Contois, 80, died Monday at his home in Wilson. Among his survivors is his wife, Lorraine Dion Contois. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Howell Funeral Home & Crematory....

CLEVE H. CREECH

LAGRANGE -- Cleve Harper Creech, 69, of 404 Ben Dail Road, died Sunday at Pitt Memorial Hospital in Greenville. A service to celebrate his life will be held Wednesday at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Rouse Funeral Home with...

RUTH A. DARST

Ruth Aycock Darst, of 3102 Cashwell Drive, died Sunday at her home. A native of Wayne County, she was the daughter of the late Oscar Lafayette Aycock and Sena Massey Aycock and was married to the late Paul Revere...

MARTHA DAVIS

Martha E. Davis, 89, of Albertson, died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Swinson Funeral Home in Kinston....

ETHEL FLOWERS

Ethel Ferrell Flowers, 83, of The Pines, died Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center following a brief illness. A native of Lucama, she was the daughter of the late Anderson and Lela Capps Ferrell and was the widow of Jack...

MARVIN HOLLIDAY

Marvin Holliday, 75, of 108 Windsor Drive, died Monday morning at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. The funeral will be held tonight at 7 in the chapel of Howell Fu-neral Home & Crematory. The Rev-erend Jack Sauls will officiate. Interment...

EDMOND HUGHES

Edmond B. Hughes, 74, of 502 Bunche Drive, died Sunday at his home. Among his survivors is his wife, Hattie Hughes of the home. Funeral arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel....

RAY BELLE JOHNSON

SMITHFIELD -- Ray Belle Johnson, 84, died Monday night at Johnston Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Rhodes Funeral Home of Goldsboro....

LUCILLE L. JONES

KENLY -- Lucille Lamm Jones, 84, died Sunday. The funeral will be held by the graveside on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Kenly Cemetery. The Reverends Harold Swinson and Howard Scott will officiate. Mrs. Jones was an active member of...

JOHN MANLEY

MOUNT OLIVE -- John "Jack" Manley, 89, died today at SunBridge Nursing Center. Funeral arrangements are pending at Garris Funeral Home....

EVA MOORE

Eva Moore, 87, formerly of 808 Pittman St., died Monday at Britthaven of Goldsboro. Funeral arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel. The family will receive friends at the home of Mary Carmichael, 300 Remount Road, Goldsboro....

PERRY E. TENNANT

Perry Edward Tennant, 59, of 1243-C New Hope Road, died today at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Howell Funeral Home & Crematory....

BILLY RAY VICK

DUDLEY -- Billy Ray Vick, 55, died Thursday, Dec. 30, at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be held today at 1 p.m. at The Original Tabernacle of Prayer for All People. Apostle Lawrence Bogier and Dr. D.L. McIntyre...

Monday, January 3, 2005

RUTH AYCOCK DARST

Ruth Aycock Darst, of 3102 Cashwell Drive, Apt. 27, died Sunday at her home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Seymour Funeral Home....

ETHEL F. FLOWERS

Ethel Ferrell Flowers, 83, of 1608 Salem Church Road, died Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Seymour Funeral Home....

NANCY FOWLER

Nancy Fowler, of 602 Simmons St., died today at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are pending at Lightner Memorial Funeral Home....

MANN HOLLIDAY

Mann Holliday, 75, of 108 Windsor Drive, died this morning at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. He was the husband of Nellie Holliday. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Howell Funeral Home....

JEAN FORREST HOLLOMAN

MOUNT OLIVE -- Opal Jean Forrest Holloman, 69, of 134 Dale Road, died early Saturday morning at her home. She was born in Greene County and was the daughter of the late George C. Forrest and Cleo McLawhorn Forrest...

LUCILLE LAMM JONES

KENLY -- Lucille Lamm Jones, 84, died Sunday. Arrangements are incomplete at Coley Funeral Home....

CONSTANCE PERRY

RALEIGH -- Constance Crisp Perry, 84, died Thursday at Wake Medical Center. A native of Swain County, she resided in Raleigh for the past 58 years. She was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church of Raleigh and a member of...

SALLIE ADELLE EDWARDS WINNS

LA GRANGE -- Sallie Adelle Edwards Winns, 94, of 221 E. Washington St., died Sunday at the Kinston Rehabilitation Center. The family will receive friends at the home of Mattie Edwards, at 1304 Robin St., in Goldsboro. Arrangements will be...

Sunday, January 2, 2005

IRENE BEST ASKEW

Irene Best Askew, 103, of the Rosewood Community, died Friday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. A native of Wayne County, she was the daughter of the late George R. Best and Addie Blackman Best, and was the widow of...

CHRIS CHRISTIAN

NICEVILLE, Fla. -- Retired United States Air Force Senior Master Sgt. Carlous L. "Chris" Christian died Dec. 14 at his home in Bluewater Bay. He was 80. A native of Eustis, Fla., he was one of six children born to...

EILEEN R. DIPADOVA

A funeral mass for Eileen DiPadova will be held Monday morning at 10, at the St. Mary Roman Catholic Church. Burial will follow at the Evergreen Memorial Ceme-tery....

ENA MAE EASON

WARSAW -- Ena Mae Eason, 79, died Sunday at Glen Care of Warsaw. Mrs. Eason is survived by two sons Russell Eason and Robert Eason both of Warsaw; three daughters, Linda Joyce Dutton of Gretna, La., Ruth Hair of Fayetteville...

SAM EVANS

The funeral for Deacon Sam Evans will be held Monday at 1 p.m. at Elm Grove Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ, in Pikeville. Pastor Kenneth D. Vaughn will officiate. Burial will be in Hooks Grove Church Cemetery. Mr....

SUSAN FOYLES

LAGRANGE -- Susan Cunningham Foyles, 79, of 5892 Hull Road, died Friday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital in Kinston. The funeral will be held today at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Rouse Funeral Home, with Dr. Mallie Hinnant officiating. Burial...

VEKAS HADZIJAHIC

MOUNT OLIVE -- Vekas Hadzijahic, 19, of 806 Ann St., died Thursday afternoon, at his home. Born May 4, 1985, in Gorazde, Bosnia, he moved to Mount Olive with his family seven years ago. He was a member of the...

SELMA HILL

Selma Rebecca Smith Hill, 93, died Friday morning at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral services will be held today at 3 p.m. at Free Gospel Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church. The Rev.s Gerald Holloman and Reynolds Smith will officiate. Interment...

OPAL HOLLOMAN

MOUNT OLIVE -- Opal Jean Forrest Holloman, 69, of 134 Dale Road, died Saturday morning at her home. Among her survivors are her husband, Kenneth Holloman of the home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Tyndall Funeral Home....

FLORENCE A. LEINTHALL

Florence Ann Leinthall, 64, of 359 Country Dayday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A private graveside service will be held. Ms. Leinthall was born in Indiana to the late Elwood C. and Hazel Wesner Brown. She attended the Lord's Table Church...

RUBY BRITT LUTTRELL

A funeral service for Ruby Britt Luttrell will be held Monday at 2 p.m. at Eureka Christian Church. Burial will follow at Wayne Memorial Park. Visitation will be held Sunday evening from 5 until 7 at Seymour Funeral Home....

LESTER MCDUFFIE

WARSAW -- Lester McDuffie, 77, of 103 Quail Hollow Drive, died Thursday at Sunbridge Nursing Center in Mount Olive. A funeral service will be held Monday at 1 p.m. at Burning Bush Holy Church, in Faison. The Rev. Arto Pickett...

NORMAN B. NEWSOME

Norman B. Newsome, 85, died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Born in Wayne County, he was the son of the late Benjamin Edward and Kate Rollins Newsome, and brother of the late Annie M. Tillman and Emma L. Wade....

BETTY WORLEY

Betty Lois Worley, 80, formerly of Princeton, died Friday evening at Wayne Memorial Hospital. She was born in Johnston County on Feb. 29, 1924, to the late Joseph and Effie Tyner Jones Jr. She was preceded in death by her...