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Died July 18, 2005

Hookerton resident

HOOKERTON -- Willie Mewborn, 86, died Monday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital in Kinston.

The funeral will be held Wednesday at 1 p.m. at St. Mary Free Will Baptist Church in the Jason community. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, LaGrange.

Mr. Mewborn is survived by his wife, Eliza Suggs Mewborn of the home; two daughters, Vanessa Speight and Eugenia Mewborn of LaGrange; five sons, Percy Becton of Wake Forest, Ervin Mewborn of Havelock, Herman Mewborn of Greensboro, Willie C. Mewborn of LaGrange and Arthur Mewborn of Northview, N.J.; one brother, Paul Mewborn of Trenton, N.J.; one sister, Ora Lee Rouse of LaGrange; and 10 grandchildren.

The wake will be held tonight from 7 until 8 at Connor Memorial Funeral Home.

Published in Obituaries on July 19, 2005 2:06 PM