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July 10, 1944-May 12, 2006

PRINCETON--Roland Willoughby, 61, a retired inspector for the N.C. Department of Agriculture died Friday.

Mr. Willoughby was born in Johnston County to the late Jack and Alice Parrish Willoughby. He was preceded in death by four brothers, John Willoughby of Virginia, Wilbert of Maryland, Elwood of Maryland and Avery of Princeton.

Funeral services will be held Monday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Parrish Funeral Home in Princeton with burial following in the Princeton Cemetery.

Surviving him are his wife LaRue Denning Willoughby; children Jeff and Tammie Willoughby of Mount Olive, Jamie Willoughby of Tarboro, Jason and Sarah Willoughby of Mount Olive, Justin and Leanne Willoughby of Princeton; sisters Zilphia Montague of Georgia, Ollie Willoughby and Irene Overman of Princeton, Inez Cooper of Raleigh, Adele Snead of Florida, Faye Strickland, Linda Bailey, and Brenda Holland all of Princeton; grandchild Jessica Willoughby; step-grandchildren Haley Greenwood, Jordan Williams and Rebecca Lanier.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from 7-9 p.m.


Published in Obituaries on May 14, 2006 9:46 AM