01/08/06 — JOSEPH BURN

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Died Jan. 6, 2006

Goldsboro Resident

Joseph Burn, 95, a resident of Alterra Sterling House, died Friday at his home.

Mr. Burn was born in Sunderland, England, on April 12, 1910 to the late Joseph and Anne Burn.

A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Monday at New Hope United Methodist Church. The Rev. Hunter Preston will officiate.

Mr. Burn is survived by his wife, Dorothy Mandeville Burn; two daughters, Joanne Gray and husband, John of Goldsboro, and Audrey Gilman of Cary; six grandchildren, Steve Gray, Sharon Perrin, Stephanie Massa, William Gilman, Tom Gray and Wendy Medlin; and 10 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by seven siblings.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Community Home Care and Hospice, 1201 Wayne Memorial Drive, Goldsboro, N.C., 27534, or to New Hope United Methodist Church, 200 W. New Hope Road, Goldsboro, N.C., 27530.

The family will receive friends at New Hope United Methodist Church following the service and other times at the home of his daughter, 1914 Pinemont Circle, Goldsboro.

Arrangements are with Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service.


Published in Obituaries on January 8, 2006 9:06 AM