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Thursday, July 31, 2008

HADESSA D. LEWIS

Dec. 9, 1930 - July 27, 2008 Mrs. Hadessa Durham Lewis, 78, 4151 U.S. Highway 70 E., lovingly known by her family as "Dash," departed this life on Sunday to enter into eternal rest. Funeral services will be conducted...

JAMES GREEN JR.

Died July 24, 2008 James "Rabbit" Green Jr., 70, 1210 Bull Frog Road, Fairfield, Pa., formerly of Goldsboro, died Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Barnes Chapel Baptist Church. Burial...

EVA P. LANCASTER

Funeral services for Eva Pate Lancaster will be held at Stoney Creek Free Will Baptist Church at 2 p.m. on Friday with the Rev. Gary Bailey officiating. Burial will follow at the Lancaster Family Cemetery. Visitation will be at...

DOROTHY T. POANDL

Died July 31, 2008 Dorothy Dorene Thomas Poandl, 77, died this morning at Suttons Rest Home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

CLEO COGDELL

Died July 30, 2008 Cleo Cogdell, 88, died Wednesday at Britthaven of Goldsboro. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries of Goldsboro....

ELIZABETH BRYANT

Died July 29, 2008 Elizabeth Bryant, 90, of 205 Daisy St., died Tuesday in Wayne Memorial Hospital. Two children survive. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday at McIntyre Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Elmwood...

DEMETRIS J ADAMS

Died July 30, 2008 Demetris Jay Adams, 23, 106 S. Slocumb St., died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hopsital. He was the son of Daniel Adams Jr. and Sandra Gail Coley Arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries of...

NATHAN S. WHITMAN

Died July 30, 2008 Nathan S. Whitman, 60, died at his home in Jones County on Wednesday. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 7 p.m. at Tyndall Funeral Home Chapel with committal service Friday at 10 a.m. at...

Wednesday, July 30, 2008

CHARLES D. PENUEL

May 21, 1922-July 28, 2008 Mr. Charles D. Penuel, 86, died peacefully on Monday at Plantation Estates in Matthews, N.C., after a courageous battle with cancer. A service to celebrate his life will be held on Wednesday at Providence...

BRAXTON NOBLES

Died July 29, 2008 ELIZABETH, N.J. -- Braxton Nobles, 57, 133 Community Lane, formerly Wayne County died Tuesday in Trinitas Hospital, Elizabeth, N.J. Funeral service will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. at Alpha and Omega Christian Center....

ANNIE A. MCDUFFIE

Died July 29, 2008 Ms. Annie A. Mc Duffie, 60, 1100 N. Jefferson St., Apartment 11, died Tuesday at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Goldsboro. Cards, love-grams and condolences may be faxed to...

TROY B. LEWIS JR.

Died July 28, 2008 RALEIGH -- Troy Barfield Lewis Jr., 83, died Monday at Capital Nursing Home. A private burial will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery with the Rev. John Hill officiating. Troy is...

DASHON DARDEN

Died July 24, 2008 Dashon Darden, 111 Running Deer Circle, Lot 93, died Thursday at Duke Medical Center in Durham. He was the son of Samantha Edmonds and Terrill Darden. Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Friday at Old...

ALISHA S. COOK

Died July 26, 2008 GRIMESLAND -- Ms. Alisha Smith Cook, 33, 4707 Maria Court, died Saturday. Funeral services will be held on Friday at 1 p.m. at Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Winterville Cemetery. She...

HOWARD L. CHASE

March 10, 1946-July 29, 2008 SNOW HILL -- Mr. Howard Loyd Chase, 62, passed away Tuesday morning at Pitt County Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held 7 p.m. Thursday at the chapel of Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service with the...

JACQUELINE A. ALSTON

Died July 27, 2008 Jacqueline Arlinda Alston, 58, 3110 Fedelon Trail, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held at noon on Friday at Greenleaf Christian Church. Burial will follow at Wayne Memorial Park. She was...

SHELBY S. ALLEGOOD

Feb. 27, 1938-July 28, 2008 Shelby Skinner Allegood, 70, of Goldsboro, died Monday. Graveside services will be held Thursday at 10 a.m. at Fairview Cemetery with the Rev. James Williams officiating. Shelby was born Feb. 27, 1938 in Wilson...

EVA P. LANCASTER

Died July 30, 2008 PATETOWN -- Eva Pate Lancaster, the widow of Harold W. Lancaster and the daughter of the late Guy Martin Pate and Nora Sasser Pate, died on this morning at Glenaire Retirement Community in Cary after...

JAMES L. GRANBERRY

Jan. 3, 1936-July 29, 2008 Retired Air Force Senior Master Sgt. James "Jim" Leon Granberry, 72, 606 Sheridan Forest Road, passed away on Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Graveside services with full military honors will be held Thursday at...

Tuesday, July 29, 2008

EDITE T. VITOLS

Died July 24, 2008 NEW BERN -- Born in 1922 in Riga, Latvia, Edite Timermanis Vitols left Latvia in 1941 during the final Soviet World War II invasion. Following the end of the war, she immigrated with her husband,...

GRACE H. SPENCER

Jan. 10, 1924-July 28, 2008 Grace Huffman Spencer, 84, a resident of Kirkwood Retirement Village, passed away on Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by her family. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at First...

VIRGINIA A. MEDLIN

Died July 27, 2008 PRINCETON -- Virginia A. Medlin, 89, Old Rock Quarry Road, died Sunday. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Minshew-Coley Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. James H. Medlin and the Rev....

TROY B. LEWIS JR.

Died July 28, 2008 Troy B. Lewis Jr., 83, died Monday at Capital Nursing Home in Raleigh. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

MARCIA HOUSER

There will be a memorial service for Marcia Houser on Saturday at 2 p.m. Visitation will be at 1 p.m. at St. Paul United Methodist Church, 204 E. Chestnut St., Goldsboro....

ANNIE HILL

Died July 27, 2008 Mrs. Annie Hill, 91, died Sunday at Pender Memorial Hospital, Burgaw. Funeral services will be held at Island Creek African Methodist Episcopal Church, Rose Hill, on Thursday at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Goode officiating....

CLAIRE S. GARDNER

July 15, 1914-July 29, 2008 Claire Louise Stofflet Gardner, 94, died this morning at The Brian Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. Online condolences can be sent to www.shumate-faulk.com....

ELIZABETH BRYANT

Died July 29, 2008 Ms. Elizabeth Bryant, 90, died today at The Brian Center. The family will receive friends at the home of her daughter Annie W. Pate, 205 Daisy St. Arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries....

SHELBY ALLEGOOD

Died July 28, 2008 Shelby Allegood of Golds-boro died Monday at Wake Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete at Rouse Funeral Home of LaGrange....

Monday, July 28, 2008

JULIE W. SOUTHERLAND

Died July 27, 2008 KINSTON -- Julia Kate "Granny" Waters Southerland, 951/2, 1506 W. Washington Ave., went peacefully to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday. Graveside services will be held 11 a.m. on Tuesday at Pinelawn Memorial...

HADESSA D. LEWIS

Died July 28, 2008 Mrs. Hadessa Durahm Lewis, 78, 4151 U.S. Highway 70 E., died on Monday at her residence. Cards, love-grams and condolences may be faxed to Hamilton Funeral Chapel at 735-4725 or e-mail to hamiltonfc@bellsouth.net. Flowers and...

DASHON EDMUNDSON

Died July 24, 2008 DUDLEY -- Baby Dashon Edmundson, 111 Running Dear Circle, Lot 93, died Thursday in the Duke Medical Center, Durham. Arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries of Goldsboro....

MARTHA C. CARTER

Died July 23, 2008 Martha Cook Carter, 45, 114 Kevin Drive, died Wednesday at her residence. A memorial service will be 7 p.m. Wednesday at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel. She was employed with Beverage Transportation and a member of...

JACQUELINE ALSTON

Died July 27, 2008 Jacqueline Alston, 58, 3110 Fedelon Trail, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at the McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries of Goldsboro....

Sunday, July 27, 2008

MARY D. WILLIFORD

Died July 25, 2008 NEWTON GROVE -- Mary D. Williford, 88, of US 701 S., died Friday. Four children survive. The funeral will be today at 6 p.m. at Blackman's Grove P.F.W. Baptist Church with the Revs. Rickie Lee...

MARY BARDEN-WELLS

Died July 23, 2008 WARSAW -- Mary Barden-Wells, 59, of 534 Revelle Road died Wednesday at Pitt Memorial Hospital. She was born in Duplin County to the late Willie and Mary Smith Barden. The funeral will be Monday at...

FRANCES B. SMITH

Aug. 6, 1928-July 19, 2008 ASHVILLE -- Frances Best Smith died peacefully Saturday, July 19 at Mission Hospitals, St. Joseph Campus following an extended illness. She was surrounded by her beloved family. A celebration of her life was held...

WILLIE KING

Died July 21, 2008 Willie King, 94, of 2101 William St. died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be Tuesday at 1 p.m. at McIntyre Funeral Home Chapel with Apostle D. L. McIntyre, officiating. Burial will follow...

WILSON C. JOHNSON

Died July 24, 2008 FAYETTEVILLE -- U.S. Army Ret. SFC Wilson Carlisle Johnson, 69, of 3125 Wisteria Lane, in Fayetteville died Thursday at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center. He is survived by his wife Betty Sanders Johnson, of the...

JAMES GREEN

Died July 24, 2008 James "Rabbit" Green Jr., 70, 1210 Bull Frog Road, Fairfield, Penn., formerly of Goldsboro, died Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. He is survived by his wife, Sarah Ellen Green. Arrangements are incomplete with McIntyre Funeral...

ROBERT W. DECKER

Died July 26, 2008 Preacher Robert "Bob" Wayne Decker, 80, passed away Saturday morning surrounded by his family at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Son of the late Jesse Earl and Bertha Jane Hege Decker, he was born and raised...

LILLIE L. DAIL

May 22, 1935-July 26, 2008 Lillie Ann Lee Dail, 73, formerly of the Kirkwood Community, died early Saturday morning at the home of her daughter. Born in Johnston County, she was the daughter of the late J. Percy and...

MARTHA CARTER

Martha Cook Carter, 45, of 114 Kevin Dr., died Wednesday. Arrangements are incomplete with Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service...

Friday, July 25, 2008

BILL WILLETTS

Sept. 19, 1929-July 24, 2008 William Henry "Bill" Willetts, 78, went to be with his Lord on Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 5 p.m. at Pine Forest United Methodist Church with...

MARY LOUISE WELLS

Died July 23, 2008 WARSAW -- Mary Louise Wells, 59, 534 Revelle Road, died Wednesday at Pitt Memorial Hospital. The family will receive friends at the home of Mary Elizabeth Wells, 235 Sam Miller Road, Warsaw. Funeral arrangements are...

WILLIAM J. WARD SR.

Died July 23, 2008 Mr. William James Ward Sr., 69, lovingly known by his family and friends as "Jim," 29 Perkins Mill Road, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday night, after a long battle with kidney disease....

LESLIE E. MILLER JR.

Oct. 27, 1944-July 23, 2008 DENVER -- Mr. Leslie Earl Miller Jr., 63, a resident of 4882 Stratford Lane, passed away peacefully on Wednes-day at his home. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday at the Chapel of...

NATHANIEL LEWIS

July 17, 1947-July 18, 2008 Funeral services for Mr. Nathaniel Lewis will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Maranatha Seventh Day Adventist Church the Rev. Donovan Washington officiating. Interment with full military honors will be in the...

VIRGINIA B. HOLZKAMM

Sept. 13, 1932-July 23, 2008 Virginia Bedford Holz-kamm went to her heavenly home on Wednesday after a courageous battle with cancer. She was at home under the care of Hospice and surrounded by her loving family. Funeral services will...

JAMES GREEN

Died July 24, 2008 James Green, 70, 245 Miller's Chapel Road, died Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. His survivors include his wife, Mary Ellen Green of the home. Arrangements are incomplete and are being handled by McIntyre Funeral Home...

GEORGE S. BLACKMORE JR.

Died July 22, 2008 WARSAW -- George S. Blackmore Jr., 76, 556 U.S. 50 and 117 Highway died Tuesday at Duplin General Hospital. Born in Duplin County, he was the son of the late George Sr. and Lillian Blount...

CEOLA V. BARROW

Nov. 5, 1925-July 22, 2008 Ceola Vera Barrow, 82, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Louisiana. Mrs. Barrow was born in Louisiana on Nov. 5, 1925, to the...

Thursday, July 24, 2008

WILLIAM J. WARD SR.

Died July 23, 2008 Mr. William James Ward Sr., 69, 129 Perkins Mill Road, died on Wednesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral arrangement are incomplete at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Goldsboro. Cards, love-grams and condolences may be faxed...

EDITH T. VITOLS

Dr. Edith Timmermanis Vitols, 85, died today in New Bern. Arrangements are incomplete at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service Inc....

PAUL N. SMITH

Jan. 9, 1945-July 23, 2008 DUDLEY -- Paul Nicholas "Nick" Smith, 63, 3042 Emmaus Church Road, died Wednesday morning at his home. Graveside services will be held on Friday at 3 p.m. at Maplewood Cemetery in Mount Olive. The...

NATHANIEL PHILLIPS

The funeral services for Mr. Nathaniel Phillips will be held at noon on Saturday at Simro Free Will Baptist Church with Elder Sidney Harper officiating. Burial will follow at Old Mill Cemetery. Mr. Phillips is survived by his mom,...

LENA M. MINCHEW

Died July 23, 2008 FREMONT -- Lena Marlowe Brown Minchew, 95, died Wednesday. Funeral services will be Saturday at 4 p.m. at Fremont Free Will Baptist Church followed by a time of visiting and sharing. She was the widow...

JANNIE W. MATHIS

Died July 20, 2008 KENANSVILLE -- Mrs. Jannie Bell Wallace Mathis, 85, Teachey, died Sunday at Duplin General Hospital. Funeral services will be held at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, Rose Hill, on Saturday at 2 p.m. The Rev. Ezekiel...

HENRY F. LEWIS

Died July 22, 2008 Henry Floyd Lewis, 65, of 521 21st St., Palmetto, Fla., formerly of Goldsboro, with his wife and siblings at his side gently passed from this earthly journey Tuesday afternoon, at his brother's residence. He will...

VIRGINIA B. HOLZKAMM

Died July 23, 2008 Mrs. Virginia Bedford Holzkamm, 75, died Wednes-day. Funeral services will be Sunday at 3 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Ronald Fletcher officiating. Burial will follow in Wayne Memorial Park. Arrangements are being...

ALPHONSA DUNLAP

Died July 19, 2008 MOUNT OLIVE -- Alphonsa Dunlap, 32, 72 Arbor Cove Drive, Stockbridge, Ga., died Saturday at his home. Funeral services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at Winn Chapel Missionary Baptist Church with the Rev....

GALE CREECH

May 10, 1947-July 22, 2008 STATESVILLE -- Linda Jones "Gale" Creech, 61, 496 Ridgeway Avenue, died Tuesday at her residence. Funeral service celebrating Gale's life will be held on Saturday at 2 p.m. at Westmoreland Chapel of Bunch-Johnson Funeral...

DAPHNA H. BLIZZARD

May 9, 1905-July 23, 2008 SURF CITY -- Mrs. Daphna Holmes Blizzard, 103, formerly of the Pleasant Grove section near Mount Olive, died Wednesday at Britthaven of Harnett in Dunn. Graveside services will be held Friday at 11 a.m....

CEOLA V. BARROW

Ceola Vera Barrow, age 82, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory in Goldsboro....

CHRISTINE J. AYCOCK

May 11, 1928-July 23, 2008 Mrs. Christine Jackson Aycock, 80, died Wednesday at Sterling House. Funeral services will be Friday at 2 p.m. at Jefferson United Methodist Church with the Rev. Doug Johnson and Rev. Alice Davis officiating. Burial...

Wednesday, July 23, 2008

CHRISTINE J. AYCOCK

Christine Jackson Aycock, 80, died this morning at Sterling House. Arrangements are incomplete at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service Inc....

GEORGE S. BLACKMORE

WARSAW -- George S. Blackmore Jr., 76, 556 U.S. 50 and 117 Highway, died Tuesday at Duplin General Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Garris Funeral Home....

WILLIE KING

Willie King, 94, Greenleaf Village, Williams Street, died this morning at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries of Goldsboro....

HENRY F. LEWIS

Died July 22, 2008 Henry Floyd Lewis, 65, 521 21st St., Palmetto, Fla., formerly of Goldsboro, passed from this earthly journey Tuesday afternoon at his brother's residence with his loving family by his side. A memorial service will be...

ERNESTINE E. TUCKER

Died July 21, 2008 NEWTON GROVE -- Mrs. Ernestine T. Tucker, 59, 2321 Mount Olive Highway, died Monday. Funeral services will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at West and Dunn Funeral Chapel. Burial will be at Hillcrest Cemetery....

Tuesday, July 22, 2008

WILLIE P. WORRELL

Died July 19, 2008 BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- Willie Paul Worrell, 68, formerly of Wayne County, died Saturday. Condolences may be sent to Mrs. Hester Worrell, 383 Pulaski St., Apt., 12F, Brooklyn, N.Y., 11206. Funeral arrangements are incomplete....

JOHN E. THOMPSON

Died July 21, 2008 John Edward Thompson, 67, a resident of Kirkwood Retirement Village, died on Monday, at Wayne Memorial Hospital. No formal services will be held. He is survived by his parents John and Marie Higginbotham, one son,...

CARLISLE PURVIS

May 10, 1990-July 19, 2008 GRANTHAM -- Franklin Carlisle Purvis II, 18, passed away on Saturday as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident. A service to celebrate Carlisle's life will be held Tuesday at 7 p.m....

RUFUS MILES JR.

Died July 19, 2008 DUDLEY -- Homegoing services for Rufus Miles Jr., 69, 242 Hack Drive, will be held Thursday at St. James African Methodist Zion Church at noon with the Rev. Dwight Cannon officiating. Interment with full military...

SAM MCNEILL SR.

Jan. 30, 1929-July 20, 2008 Sam McNeill Sr., 79, passed away on Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. G. James Frasher and Dr....

WILLIAM W. LEWIS

Died July 21, 2008 WILSON -- William Widmire Lewis, 78, died Monday. Funeral will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Daniels Chapel Free Will Baptist Church. Interment will be held at Elmwood Cemetery in Fremont. William, a native of...

MICHAEL L. HONEY

Died July 15, 2008 WILSON -- Michael Lashon Honey, 32, 619 Hyatt Drive, died Wednesday. Funeral services will be hed Wednesday at 1 p.m. at L.N. Forbes Tabernacle. Arrangements are being handled by Carrons Funeral Home, 325 E. Nash...

EDWARD C. GRADY

Died July 21, 2008 ALBERTSON -- Edward Clare Grady, 83, 308 Edward Grady Road, died Monday at Sunbridge of Mount Olive. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Pink Hill Funeral Home with the Rev....

Monday, July 21, 2008

MARGARET B. TAYLOR

Jan. 1, 1924-July 20, 2008 Mrs. Margaret Britt Taylor, 84, died Sunday at home surrounded by her loving family. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. on Tuesday at Providence United Methodist Church, 202 Providence Church Road. Burial will...

CARLISLE PURVIS

May 10, 1990-July 19, 2008 GRANTHAM -- Franklin Carlisle Purvis II, 18, passed away on Saturday as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident. A service to celebrate Carlisle's life will be held Tuesday at 7 p.m....

NATHANIEL PHILLIPS JR.

Nathaniel Phillips Jr., 49, 817 Olivia Lane, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at LaGrange Funeral Services....

SAM MCNEILL SR.

Sam McNeill Sr., 79, died Sunday evening at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

WILLIAM W. LEWIS

William Widmire Lewis, 78, retired school principal, who grew up in Eureka, died this morning. Arrangements are incomplete at Wilson Memorial Service....

NATHANIEL LEWIS

PATTERSON, N.J. -- Nathaniel Lewis, 61, 377 E. 31st St., formerly of Goldsboro, N.C., died Friday. Family will receive friends at the home of his brother, Leroy Lewis, 208 Ward St., Dudley. Arrangements are incomplete at Rhodes Funeral Home...

MICHAEL L. HONEY

WILSON -- Michael Lashon Honey, 32, 619 Hyatt Drive, died Wednesday. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at L.N. Forbes Tabernacle, 1800 Lane St., Wilson. Arrangements are being handled by Carrons Funeral Home, 325 E. Nash St., Wilson....

MARGARET Y. HARDY

May 25, 1920-July 20, 2008 LAGRANGE -- Margaret Youngblood Hardy, 88, 3084 Byrd Road, died Sunday. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Rouse Funeral Home, with Dr. Mallie Hinnant officiating. Interment will follow at Fairview...

APHONSA DUNLAP

STOCKBRIDGE, Ga. -- Aphonsa Dunlap, 32, 72 Arbor Cove Drive, died Saturday at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Garris Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at the home of the Rev. and Mrs. Bernice Hodges, 413 S....

ISAAC DANIELS

Died July 16, 2008 RICHMOND, Va. -- Isaac Daniels, 85, 2325 Parkwood Ave., died Wednesday at Henrico Doctor Hospital. Graveside service will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Old Mill Cemetery. He is survived by his eight children. Visitation will...

ANDREW V. BRITT

June 22, 1990-July 19, 2008 MOUNT OLIVE -- Andrew Vernon Britt, 18, 371 Manley Grove Church Road, died Saturday night, alongside his best friend, Carlisle Purvis, in a motor vehicle accident. Funeral services for Andrew will be held at...

Sunday, July 20, 2008

BETTY G. KORNEGAY

Died June 18, 2008 Betty Graham Kornegay, 52, of 102 S. Pineview Ave. died Friday in the Wayne Memorial Hospital. Two children survive. The funeral will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the Augusta Chapel Baptist Church with...

DAVID MESSER

Sept. 25, 1931-July 18, 2008 GARNER -- David Messer, 76, of Buffaloe Road, Garner, died Friday. He was the son of the late Burke C. and Annie Stancil Messer. Survivors include his wife, Margaret Allen Messer, and one child....

MINNIE B. SASSER

Died July 15, 2008 BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- Minnie B. Sasser, formerly of Wayne County, died on Tuesday at Brookdell Hospital. The funeral will be held Thursday at Brown Memorial Baptist Church, Brooklyn, N.Y. Condolences may be sent to Armita...

MARY J. PLUMLINE

Sept. 21, 1920-July 18, 2008 Mary Jozefyk Plumline, 87, died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. All services will be held privately at a later date. Mrs. Plumline was born in Cumberland County, N.J., to the late Alex and Katie...

ILA QUINN FOX

Died July 18, 2008 Mrs. Ila Quinn Martin Fox passed away Friday July 18, 2008. A native of LaGrange, N.C., and former resident of Clearwater, Fla., Mrs. Fox had been a resident of Smyrna for 42 years. She was...

MARION L. RADFORD

Sept. 20, 1918-July 17, 2008 PIKEVILLE -- Marion "Mert" L. Radford, 89, of 583 Bertie Pierce Road was called home to be with his lord and savior in Heaven on July 17, 2008. He was born in Kenly, N.C....

RAY A. SUGGS

Died July 14, 2008 KINSTON -- Ray Anthony Suggs, 35, 710 Willams St., died Monday. The funeral will be today at 3 p.m. at St. John Free Will Baptist Church with Bishop J.P. Chapman officiating. Burial will be held...

ISAAC DANIELS

Died July 16, 2008 RICHMOND, Va. -- Isaac Daniels, 85, 2325 Parkwood Ave., died Wednesday in Henrico Doctor Hospital. Graveside services will be Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Old Mill Cemetery. He is survived by his wife Martha Daniels...

THELMA DALY BURGESS

Jan. 26, 1910-July 19, 2008 Mrs. Thelma Daly Burgess, 98 died Saturday, July 19, 2008. She was born in Goldsboro, N.C., on Jan. 26, 1910. She was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years, James E Burgess,...

ALEXANDER BELL

Died July 15, 2008 LAGRANGE -- Alexander Bell, 63, 125 Race Track Road, died Tuesday at his residence. He is survived by his wife, Evelyn Bell, and three children. The funeral will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m. at...

CHRISTINE V. BARROW

Sept. 26, 1920-July 19, 2008 Christine Valoras Barrow, 87, a resident of Kirkwood Retirement Community, passed away Saturday morning at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by her family. Christine was born in Pittsburg, Mass., on Sept. 26, 1920, to...

Friday, July 18, 2008

MARY J. PLUMLINE

Mary J. Plumline, 87, died this morning at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory in Goldsboro....

RUFUS MILES JR.

DUDLEY -- Rufus Miles Jr., 242 Hack Drive, died this morning at his home. Arrangements are incomplete at Rhodes Funeral Home of Goldsboro....

ELLEN S. SMITH

Feb. 5, 1920-July 17, 2008 Ellen Mae Sutton Smith "Granny," 88, formerly of 4030 Central Heights Road, went to be with the Lord Jesus Christ on Thursday. Funeral services will be held Friday at 7 p.m. at Seymour Funeral...

ALEXANDER BELL

Alexander Bell, son of the late James Leslie Bell Sr. and Dorothy Cox Bell Buckrham, died Tuesday. Arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries of Goldsboro....

VERLIN C. ROWE

Aug. 13, 1933-July 16, 2008 Verlin Charles Rowe, 74, passed away on Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Wayne Memorial Park with...

VERNA D. YOUNG

Died July 15, 2008 HOPEWELL, Va. -- Verna Davis Young, 5749 Fox Maple Terrace, Petersburg, Va., went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday at John Randolph Medical Center. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2:30 p.m....

MARION L. RADFORD

Sept. 20, 1918-July 17, 2008 PIKEVILLE -- Marion Lee Radford, 89, 583 Bertie Pierce Road, died Thursday evening at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Pike's Crossroads Pentecostal Holiness Church. Burial will follow at...

MADELYN L. FOX

Died July 17, 2008 Madelyn Leonard Fox, 85, passed away on Thursday. Graveside services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, with the Rev. Ryan Rasmussen officiating. A visitation will follow the service in the...

SANDRA K. INGRAM

Died July 16, 2008 Sandra Kirby Ingram, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, teacher and friend, passed away on Wednesday. Receiving for family and friends will be held at Seymour Funeral Home at noon on Saturday. Funeral services will commence at...

Thursday, July 17, 2008

ALEXANDER BELL

Died July 15, 2008 LAGRANGE -- Alexander Bell, 63, Race Track Road, died Tuesday at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete and being handled by McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries of Goldsboro....

MARTHA B. WORLEY

Dec. 2, 1920-July 16, 2008 Martha Braswell Worley, 87, Howell Road near Princeton, died Wednesday. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 7 p.m. in the chapel of Parrish Funeral Home in Princeton. Burial will be Friday in the...

BEN GRANT JR.

Sept. 11, 1921-July 15, 2008 GREENSBORO -- Mr. Ben Grant Jr., 86, passed away on Tuesday at Heartland Living and Rehab. The funeral will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Forbis and Dick Guilford Chapel, 5926 W. Friendly...

MADELYN L. FOX

Died July 17, 2008 Madelyn Leonard Fox, 85, a resident of the Sterling House, died this morning. Arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

SANDRA K. INGRAM

Died July 16, 2008 RALEIGH -- Sandra K. Ingram died Wednesday morning at her home in Raleigh. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

VERLIN C. ROWE

Died July 16, 2008 Verlin Charles Rowe, 74, died on Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

ZOIE O. FOSTER

Died July 15, 2008 DURHAM -- Zoie Oliver Foster, passed away Tuesday at Duke Hospital. Memorial Mass will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at St. Andrew the Apostle Catholic Church, 3008 Old Raleigh Road, Apex, N.C., 27502. Mrs....

ISAAC DANIELS

July 16, 2008 RICHMOND, Va. -- Isaac Daniels, 85, formerly of Goldsboro, died Wednesday at Henrico Doctors Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries of Goldsboro....

MILDRED T. TWYMAN

Died July 14, 2008 JACKSONVILLE -- Mildred Tallman Twyman, 85, died July 14, 2008, at Onslow Memorial Hospital. A funeral service will be held Thursday at 3 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, with burial to follow in the...

WILLIAM H. CAMPBELL

Jan. 2, 1930-July 16, 2008 MOUNT OLIVE -- William H. "Bill" Campbell, 78, died Wednesday morning at SunBridge Care. Graveside services will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Wayne Memorial Park with the Rev. Bobby Smith officiating. Bill...

JOYCE HINNANT HALES

Died July 11, 2008 GREENSBORO -- Joyce Hinnant Hales, 66, formerly of Johnston County died Friday at Kindred Hospital. Ms. Hales was the daughter of the late Needham Howard and Lossie Jackson Hinnant. She is survived by three daughters,...

SAMUEL MYERS

Died July 11, 2008 RALEIGH -- Mr. Samuel Myers, 83, 600 Seventh St., Kenly, died July 11 at Rex Hospital. The funeral will be held Saturday at 3 p.m. at St. Paul African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, 300 N....

ANN MARIE T. STOWASSER

Feb. 3, 1948-July 15, 2008 WASHINGTON -- Mrs. Ann Marie Tew Stowasser, 60, 115 Wellington Drive, died Tuesday at her home. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the First United Methodist Church with the...

Wednesday, July 16, 2008

VERNA D. YOUNG

Died July 15, 2008 HOPEWELL, Va. -- Verna Davis Young, 60, 5749 Fox Maple Terrace, Petersburg, Va., formerly of LaGrange, died Tuesday at John Randolph Medical Center in Hopewell, Va. She was the wife of Larry Young. Arrangements are...

MILDRED T. TWYMAN

Died July 14, 2008 JACKSONVILLE -- Mildred Tallman Twyman, 85, died on Monday at Onslow Memorial Hospital. Visitation will be held at Trinity United Methodist Church on Thursday at 2 p.m. with the funeral service to follow at 3...

CHARLIE SHARP

Died July 15, 2008 Charlie "Buddy" Sharp, 86, 101 Lake Ridge Drive, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 7 p.m. at Shingleton Funeral Home Chapel, Wilson, with the Rev. Gilbert Baker officiating....

LOUVENIA RHODES

Died July 12, 2008 Homegoing services for Louvenia Rhodes, 90, of Dudley, will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at the chapel of Howell Funeral Home and Crematory in Goldsboro. Burial will follow at Old Mill Cemetery. The eulogy...

HELEN B. LEAK

Died July 13, 2008 KENANSVILLE -- Mrs. Helen Batts Leak "Knotty James," 69, died Sunday at Duplin General Hospital. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at noon at Rose Hill Funeral Home Chapel, Rose Hill, with the Bishop Carlos...

RUSSELL L. KENNEDY

April 30, 1957-July 14, 2008 SEVEN SPRINGS -- Russell "Rusty" Lynn Kennedy, 51, 835 Broadhurst Road, died Monday evening at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral service will be held Thursday at 7 p.m. at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home Chapel. Graveside services...

MARSALETTE S. GUILL

May 28, 1920-July 13, 2008 DANVILLE, Va. -- Marsalette Sutton Guill, 88, died Sunday night at the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Donna and Ben Atwater, in Siler City, N.C. A graveside service will be conducted Thursday at...

BEN GRANT JR.

Died July 15, 2008 GREENSBORO -- Ben Grant Jr. died on Tuesday at Heartland Living and Rehabilitation Center. Arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Forbis and Dick Guildford Chapel....

RUDY G. CHASE

Sept. 22, 1942-July 15, 2008 SNOW HILL -- Rudy Gene Chase, 65, 501 Gray's Mill Road, died Tuesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. At Rudy's request, no public service will be held. A private burial will take place at...

WILLIAM H. CAMPBELL

Died July 16, 2008 MOUNT OLIVE -- William H. Campbell, 78, died this morning at SunBridge Care. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

Tuesday, July 15, 2008

LOUVENIA RHODES

Died July 12, 2008 DUDLEY -- Louvenia Rhodes, 90, 202 Sydney Drive, died Saturday at home. Funeral services will be held on Thursday at 11 a.m. at the chapel of Howell Funeral Home and Crematory of Goldsboro. Pastor Nancy...

ESSIE P. OATES

Died July 13, 2008 MOUNT OLIVE -- Essie Pearl Oates, 82, 204 Elmore St., died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at St. Luke Disciple Church of Christ with the Rev....

MOEINA L. MAYHUE

Moeina Lindsay Mayhue, 63, 909 Newsome St., peacefully slipped away into the presence of the Lord on Sunday morning at her residence. Her life and service to God and humanity will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Thursday at the...

RUSSELL L. KENNEDY

Died July 14, 2008 SEVEN SPRINGS -- Russell "Rusty" Lynn Kennedy, 51, 835 Broadhurst Road, died Monday evening at Wayne Memorial Hospital. He was the husband of Cora "Dean" Kennedy. Arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Shumate-Faulk Funeral...

HARRY B. GATES

June 19,1950-July 14, 2008 Harry Brazeal Gates, 58, died Monday at his home. Funeral services will be Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jerry Mitchell officiating. A private interment will be held at...

CLAUDIE J. FISHER

Died July 10, 2008 SEVEN SPRINGS -- Claudie James Fisher, 88, 4063 Arrington Bridge Road, died Thursday at Britthaven of Goldsboro. He was the son of the late Claude and Ressie Burns Fisher. Funeral services will be held Thursday...

RANDOLPH EDWARDS

Died July 13, 2008 NEWTON GROVE -- Mr. Randolph "Doc" Edwards, 84, 202 W. Grove St., died Sunday. A funeral service will be held at Newton Grove Baptist Church on Wednesday at 3 p.m. with the Rev. Frank Sandy,...

JEFFREY D. COX

Jan. 21, 1961-July 12, 2008 STATESVILLE -- Jeffrey David Cox, 47, died on Saturday. A memorial Mass will be conducted 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 16 at St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church with the Rev. Father Kurt Fohn officiating....

Monday, July 14, 2008

ESSIE P. OATES

Died July 13, 2008 MOUNT OLIVE -- Essie Pearl Oates, 82, 204 Elmore St., died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Garris Funeral Home....

MOEINA L. MAYHUE

Died July 13, 2008 Moeina Linzsie Mayhue, 909 Newsome St., died Sunday at her residence. Arrangements are incomplete and being handled by McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries of Goldsboro....

HARRY B. GATES

June 19, 1950-July 7, 2008 Harry Brazeal Gates, 58, died Monday at his home. Funeral services will be Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jerry Mitchell officiating. A private interment will be held...

Sunday, July 13, 2008

THE REV. ALLEN J. BALL

March 15, 1922-July 10, 2008 LAGRANGE -- The Rev. Allen James Ball, 86, of LaGrange, died Thursday. The Rev. Ball was born in Duplin County to the late David James Ball Sr. and Blanche Edwards Ball. The funeral will be...

PAUL H. BYRD

Died July 8, 2008 WARSAW -- Paul Howard Byrd, 59, of Quail Hollow Drive, died Tuesday at home. He was the son of the late Benjamin and Irene Robinson Byrd. A graveside service will be 2 p.m. Monday at Oak...

BILLY HINNANT

Died July 9, 2008 KENLY -- Billy Cornelius Hinnant, 65, 8703 Exum Road, Kenly, died Wednesday at Wilson Medical Center. Funeral is scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday at Hamilton Funeral Chapel, 726 Tarboro St., Wilson....

LOUVENIA RHODES

DUDLEY -- Louvenia Rhodes, 90, of 202 Sydney Drive died Saturday at home. Arrangements are incomplete at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory in Goldsboro....

SHARON STAPLES RUSH

Died July 4, 2008 Sharon Staples Rush, 66, died Friday, July 4, 2008, at Pitt Memorial Hospital in Greenville. A native of Springfield, Mass., she was the daughter of the late Walter and Dora Wadsworth Staples and the widow of...

Friday, July 11, 2008

ALLEN J. BALL

Died July 10, 2008 LAGRANGE -- Rev. Allen James Ball, 86, 2757 Florida Drive, died Thusday, at Britthaven of Snow Hill. Arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Rouse Funeral Home, LaGrange....

ANNIE M. BRANCH

Died July 6, 2008 MOUNT OLIVE -- Annie Mae Branch, 73, 3013 Grantham School Road, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. She is the daughter of the late John and Lessie Darden Jackson. Funeral services will be held Saturday at...

CLAUDIE FISHER

Died July 10, 2008 Claudie Fisher, 88, died Thursday at Britthaven of Goldsboro. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Garris Funeral Home....

HARRY B. GATES

Died July 7, 2008 Harry Brazeal Gates, 58, died Monday at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

RUSSELL S. JACKSON

April 1, 1922-July 10, 2008 DUDLEY -- Russell Swinson Jackson, 86, passed away on Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A memorial service will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Mount Olive. Nolan Wiggins...

GENICE B. LEWIS

Genice Bruce Lewis, 52, 1607 S. John St., died. Three children survive. Memorial service will be held Saturday at 3 p.m. at McIntyre Funeral Home Chapel. The family will assemble at the funeral home at 2:50 p.m. Saturday for the...

GRACE K. RENFROW

Died July 5, 2008 CHARLOTTE -- Ms. Grace Katrina Renfrow, 61, 8318 Hitchcock Lane, Apt. 722, formerly of Wilson, died Saturday at her residence. The funeral service for Ms. Renfrow will be held Saturday at noon at Hamilton Funeral Chapel,...

MILDRED S. TENUTA

Died July 9, 2008 WILMINGTON -- Mildred S. Tenuta, died Wednesday at her residence. A funeral service will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at Grace United Methodist Church with the Rev. Clyde Denny officiating. Entombment will follow in Greenlawn...

MARIAN B. TORO

Dec. 29, 1948-July 9, 2008 Marian Francis Breheny Toro, 59, passed away Wednesday, at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at St. Mary Roman Catholic Church with Deacon Webster James presiding. Burial will...

MARGARET W. WARREN

May 11, 1946-July 7, 2008 EMPORIA, Va. -- Mrs. Margaret Worrell Warren, 62, lovingly known by her family and friends as "Rat," 2626 West Franklin St., Baltimore, Md., and formerly of Wayne County, died on Monday. Funeral services will...

Thursday, July 10, 2008

LISA B. MOSIER

May 3, 1961-July 9, 2008 Lisa Brown Mosier, 47, passed away on Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Todd Wiggins officiating. Burial will follow...

KENNETH E. BEST

Died July 6, 2008 Kenneth Earl Best, 54, 206 A Street, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Saturday 1 p.m. at Mc-Intyre Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Janet Bridges officiating. Burial will follow in...

CHRISTOPHER PADGETT

Died July 3, 2008 Christopher Scott Padgett, 34, 931 Greenfield St., died Monday at his home. The funeral will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Pink Hill Funeral Home with the Rev. Paul Rose officiating. Mr. Padgett is preceded in...

ROLAND THOMAS

June 6, 1926-July 1, 2008 LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Roland Thomas, 82, Pine Bluff, died at St. Vincent Infirmary Medical Center on Tuesday. Mr. Thomas was born June 6, 1926, in Goldsboro, a son of the late John Haywood and...

RONALD G. DUNN

Died July 8, 2008 MAGNOLIA -- Ronald Gene Dunn, 57, died Tuesday at Pitt Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 2 p.m. at Sarecta Free Will Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the Devotional Gardens. Mr....

FRED N. CRAFT

Died July 9, 2008 PRINCETON -- Fred Nash Craft Jr., 52, 108 Kim Court, died Wednesday morning at his home. Funeral services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home with the Rev. Ronnie Massey...

ELLEN M. ARTIS

Died July 7, 2008 MOUNT OLIVE -- Ellen Marie Artis, 70, 209 E. Maple St., died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral service will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at Mount Gilead Baptist Church with the Rev. Faison officiating....

RADNER W. DUPPEN

Died July 8, 2008 MOUNT OLIVE -- Radner Whitfield Duppen, 74, died Tuesday at SunBridge Care and Rehabilitation Facility. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at Mount Zion Church of Deliverance Ministries Inc., Calypso, with Elder Patricia...

RUSSELL S. JACKSON

Died July 10, 2008 Russell Swinson Jackson, 86, died this morning at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home....

Wednesday, July 9, 2008

FRED CRAFT JR.

Died July 9, 2008 Fred Craft Jr. died this morning at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

RADNER W. DUPPEN

Died July 8 MOUNT OLIVE -- Radner W. Duppen, 73, died Tuesday, at SunBridge Nursing Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Garris Funeral Home....

WILBERT FRISKO

March 3, 1950-July 5, 2008 LAGRANGE -- Wilbert Frisko, 58, died Saturday, at Wayne Memorial Hospital. All services will be held privately. Mr. Frisko was born to the late Michael and Mildred White Frisko. He is survived by his wife,...

MARGARET B. GRIFFITH

Died July 7, 2008 DENVER, Colo. -- Margaret Ballard Griffith, mother of Dr. Stan Griffith, formerly of Goldsboro, died on Monday at Pitt Memorial Hospital. A memorial service will be held at Stoney Creek Free Will Baptist Church in Goldsboro...

LISA B. MOSIER

Died July 9, 2008 Lisa Brown Mosier, 47, died this morning at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

PETER C. ROBINSON

Died July 7, 2008 DURHAM -- The Rev. Peter Chase Robinson died Monday morning, the day after his 84th birthday, at his home at the Forest, at Duke in Durham. A requiem Eucharist will be offered 1 p.m. Friday at...

FRANCES E. TILLEY

Oct. 3, 1915-July 6, 2008 KINSTON -- Frances Elizabeth Tilley, 92, died Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Memorial services will be held at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 2261 Hwy. 11 North Kinston on Saturday at 1 p.m....

MARGARET WARREN

Died July 7, 2008 Margaret Warren, formerly of Goldsboro, died Monday. The funeral service will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at All Saints Church. Burial will be at Worrell Cemetery following the service....

Tuesday, July 8, 2008

ELLEN M. ARTIS

Died July 7, 2008 MOUNT OLIVE -- Ellen Marie Artis, 70, 209 E. Maple St., died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries, 401 S. Center St., Mount Olive....

MARY L. BAKER

Died July 4, 2008 Mary Lee Wooten Baker, 88, 211 Bunche Drive, gently passed from labor to reward Friday in Wayne Memorial Hospital. She will be eulogized Wednesday at 2 p.m. at St. John African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church,...

ANNIE BRANCH

Died July 6, 2008 MOUNT OLIVE -- Annie Branch, 73, 3013 Grantham School Road, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Garris Funeral Home....

ROBERT E. COLVIN

June 30, 1935-July 5, 2008 PIKEVILLE -- Robert "Bob" Earl Colvin, 73, ended his earthly journey at his residence on Saturday. A service to celebrate Bob's life will be held Thursday, at 7 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel with...

RUTH E. HINES

Oct. 6, 1918-July 7, 2008 SELMA -- Ruth Edgerton Hines, 89, died Monday in Johnston Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be conducted at 6 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Parrish Funeral Home in Selma with the Rev. Elbert Braswell...

Monday, July 7, 2008

MARY L. BAKER

Died July 4, 2008 Mary Lee Wooten Baker, 88, 211 Bunche Drive, gently passed from labor to reward Friday, in the Wayne Memorial Hospital. She will be eulogized Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the St. John African Methodist Episcopal Zion...

KENNETH BEST

Died July 5, 2008 Kenneth Best, 52, 206 A. Street, died Sunday in the Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete and being handled by McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries....

WILBERT FRISKO

Died July 5, 2008 Wilbert Frisko, died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Howell Funeral Home and Crematory in Goldsboro....

PAULINE S. HILL

Died July 5, 2008 Pauline Sasser Hill, 77, 8033 Saint Mary's Church Road in Lucama, died Saturday at Wilson Medical Center. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the chapel of Shackleford-Howell Funeral Home. Burial will follow...

FRANCES TILLEY

Died July 6, 2008 Frances Tilley, died Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Howell Funeral Home and Crematory in Goldsboro....

E. J. WATSON

Died July 3, 2008 Bladensburg, MD -- E.J. Watson died Thursday in his home. The funeral will be on Thursday at 11 a.m. at the Dupont Seventh Day Adventist Church in Washington, D.C. He is survived by his wife. Condolences...

PHILLIP E. WEAVER

August 10, 1942-July 5, 2008 MOUNT OLIVE -- Philip Elwood Weaver, 65, 240 Jones Turner Road, passed away on Saturday, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro. The Weaver family will receive friends from 7 until 9 p.m. today...

ROSA D. WILLIAMS

Died July 3, 2008 Rosa Dean Williams, 72, 900 B. Olivia Lane, died Thursday at her residence. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at noon at the Goldsboro Raleigh Disciples Institute with the Rev. David Williams officiating. Burial will follow...

Sunday, July 6, 2008

FAYE L. PEARSON

Sept. 7, 1928-July 2, 2008 GREENVILLE -- Mrs. Faye Louise Pearson, 79, formerly of Walnut Creek, went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, July 2, 2008, at the Sterling House surrounded by her family. Mrs. Pearson was born...

MARY LEE BAKER

Mary Lee Wooten Baker, 88, of 211 Bunche Drive died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries, Goldsboro....

DERRICK BARDEN

WARSAW -- Derrick S. Barden, 18, of 169 Mary Lee Hodges Lane died Thursday. He was the son of Jackie and Jeannie W. Barden of the home. The funeral will be held Monday at 1 p.m. at the KEMBA Headquarters...

WILLIAM R. BRASWELL

July 21, 1927 -July 5, 2008 William Rudolph Braswell, 80, died Saturday morning at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Mr. Braswell was born in Franklin County on July 21, 1927, to the late John Daniels Braswell and Dora Bell Johnson Braswell. He...

ROSA D. WILLIAMS

Rosa Dean Williams, 72 of 900 B. Olivia Lane peacefully slipped into the waiting arms of Jesus Friday at her residence. Her beautiful spirit will be remembered Tues-day at 12 at the Golds-boro Raleigh Disciples In-stitute with the Rev....

MARIE F. BEST

July 26, 1931 - July 3, 2008 Marie Forrest Best, 76, passed away Thursday evening at her residence. Born in Greene County, she was the daughter of the late Sarah W. and Oscar W. Forrest and wife of the late...

CHRISTINE BLOUNT

Died July 2, 2008 The funeral for Christine Blount will be 2 p.m. Monday at Mount Calvary F.W.B. Church in LaGrange. Bishop J.E. Reddick will officiate. Burial will follow at St. Matthew Cemetery. Mrs. Blount is survived by her husband...

BERNADINE G. CLARK

Died July 1, 2008 Bernadine Grady Clark, 85, of 7547 Hwy. 41 N., Lumberton, died Tuesday at Southeastern Hospice House in Lumberton. The funeral will be Monday at 11 a.m. at St. Frances de Sales Catholic Church with Father David...

BOB COLVIN

PIKEVILLE -- Robert "Bob" Earl Colvin, 73, died Saturday morning at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

DELORES G. CREECH

Jan. 2, 1930-July 4, 2008 LaGRANGE -- Delores Garris Creech of 5920 U.S. Hwy. 70 East, died Friday, July 4, 2008, at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Creech was preceded in death by her mother, Della Stowe Garris; stepfather, Carl Wilson...

JAMES W. DICKERSON

Died June 28, 2008 James W. Dickerson, 82 of 611 Harper St., Wilson, died June 28 at his home. The funeral will be conducted today at 3 p.m. at Carrons Funeral Home, 325 East Nash St. Arrangements are by Car-rons...

SHIRLEY ANN ENGLISH

Died July 3, 2008 GARLAND -- Mrs. Shirley Ann English, 62, of 4693 Bull St., died Thursday at Duke Medical Center in Durham. Mrs. English was preceded in death by her husband, Reid English. The funeral will be held at...

PAULINE S. HILL

Pauline S. Hill, 77, 8033 St. Mary's Church Road, died Saturday at Wilson Medical Center in Wilson. Arrangements are incomplete with Shackleford-Howell Funeral Home in Fremont....

JOHNNEY L. MANNING

PRINCETON -- Johnney Leroy Manning, 86, died this morning at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

MARVIN RAY MITCHELL

Died July 4, 2008 Marvin Ray Mitchell, 81, died July 4, 2008, at Britthaven of Jacksonville. A funeral will be today at 11 a.m. at Johnson Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Randall Pearce officiating. Burial will follow at Maplewood...

SHARON S. RUSH

Sharon Staples Rush, 66, died Friday evening at Pitt Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

BABIES MICHELLE AND MALACHI WALLACE

Graveside services for Baby Michelle Wallace and Baby Malachi Wallace of 311 N. Pine St., Rose Hill, who died May 27, 2008, at Pitt Memorial Hospital, are today at 11 a.m. in Bowden Cemetery. Their mother, Lisa Wallace, survives. Arrange-ments...

ANNIE B. WALTON

Dec. 25, 1908-July 4, 2008 Annie Batson Walton, 99, died Friday at Britthaven of Wrightsville Beach. She was the daughter of the late Maria H. and George Batson, and was the wife of Robert S. Walton. A graveside service will...

PHILIP E. WEAVER

Aug. 10, 1942-July 5, 2008 MOUNT OLIVE -- Philip E. Weaver, 65, of 240 Jones/Turner Road, died Saturday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Tyndall Funeral Home....

Thursday, July 3, 2008

JAMES E. ALDERMAN

Died July 1, 2008 KENANSVILLE -- Mr. James Ellis Alderman Jr., 57, of Fayetteville, formerly of the Yellowcut community, died Tuesday at Duplin General Hospital. Funeral services will be held at Rose Hill Funeral Home Chapel, Rose Hill, Saturday at...

CHRISTINE BLOUNT

Died July 1, 2008 LAGRANGE -- Mrs. Christine Blount, 72, 620 N. Cashwell St., LaGrange, died Tuesday at Pitt Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are being handled by LaGrange Funeral Services....

EVELYN H. BUTLER

April 15, 1923-July 2, 2008 MOUNT OLIVE -- Evelyn Herring Butler, 85, died Wednesday morning at SunBridge Care Center. Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, at Tyndall Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. H. Dennis Draper Jr. officiating....

DELWIN P. ENGLES

Sep. 3, 1937-July 2, 2008 CLINTON -- Delwin Pete Engles, 70 of Faison, passed away Wednesday at Sampson Regional Medical Center. He served our country in the United States Air Force and was the owner of Del and Ruby's...

ALTON M. FIELDS

Died July 2, 2008 LAGRANGE -- Alton Murphey Fields, 73, 113 Ginger Drive in the Coker's Mill community, died Wednesday at his residence. Graveside services will be Saturday at 10 a.m. in the Hill Family Cemetery on West Hill St.,...

JOHNEY L. MANNING

Nov. 1, 1921-July 2, 2008 PRINCETON -- Mr. Johney Leroy Manning, 86, 458 Bridgers Road, died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The family will receive friends Saturday from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home followed by the...

H. STEVE MARTIN

April 14, 1948 - July 2, 2008 CONWAY, S.C. -- H. Steve Martin, 60, 962 Fox Hollow Road, died Wednesday, at home. Visitation will be at Tyndall Funeral Home, Mount Olive, on Saturday, 1 - 2:45 p.m. followed by a...

CLYDE NOBLES

Died June 29, 2008 PINK HILL -- Clyde Nobles, 94, 272 Tapp Farm Road, died Sunday in Durham. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at Salem Chapel Free Will Baptist Church with the Rev. L.C. McCaffity officiating....

FAYE L. PEARSON

Died July 2, 2008 Faye Louise Pearson, 78, died Wednesday evening at the Sterling House in Green-ville. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

ELIZABETH W. SAULS

Died July 2, 2008 EUREKA -- Elizabeth Williamson Sauls, 94, died July 2, 2008, surrounded by her loving family and friends. The funeral will be Friday at 11 a.m. at Eureka United Methodist Church. Interment will be at Eureka...

Wednesday, July 2, 2008

WILLIAM M. ALDERMAN

Died June 30, 2008 WILMINGTON -- William M. Alderman, 84, died Monday at Lower Cape Fear Hospice, Wilmington. Funeral Services will be held from at Rose Hill Funeral Home Chapel, Rose Hill, on Thursday at 3 p.m. Burial will follow...

EVELYN H. BUTLER

July 2, 2008 MOUNT OLIVE -- Evelyn H. Butler, died Wednesday at SunBridge Care Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Tyndall's....

EZEKIEL DANIELS JR.

March 28, 1961-June 28, 2008 RALEIGH -- Ezekiel Daniels Jr. "Zeke," born March 28, 1961, died Saturday at Rex Hospital, Raleigh. The funeral will be held this Thursday at St. Peter's Disciples of Christ Church, 1011 E. Massey St., Smithfield...

WILLIAM T. DIXON

Died June 29, 2008 FAYETTEVILLE -- William Thomas Dixon, 64, died Sunday at Cape Fear Valley Hospital. The funeral will be held at Rose Hill Funeral Home Chapel, 472 Wells Town Road, Rose Hill, on Friday at 3 p.m. A...

CHARLES C. GRADY JR.

March 25,1939-June 30, 2008 KENANSVILLE -- Charles Clinton Grady Jr., 69, died Monday at his home. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 7 p.m. at Community Funeral Home Chapel, Warsaw. Visitation will follow the service. A graveside service...

JOHNNEY L. MANNING

July 2, 2008 PRINCETON -- Johnney Leroy Manning, 86, died this morning at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are being handled by Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

H. STEVE MARTIN

Died July 2, 2008 CONWAY, S.C. -- H. Steve Martin, formerly of Mount Olive, died early today at his home in Conway, S.C. Arrangements will be announced by Tyndall Funeral Home of Mount Olive....

EDWARD H. MEYERHOEFFER

Dec. 29, 1933-June 30, 2008 Edward Holland Meyerhoeffer, 74, 605 E. Raintree Lane died on Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Memorial services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church with Dr. Glenn Phillips officiating. Interment...

GEORGE R. SMITH

Aug. 12, 1935-July 1, 2008 Master Sgt. George Randle Smith, 72, died Tuesday at Pitt Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 6 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Richard Toler officiating. Interment will...

QUINTON L. SWINSON SR.

Died June 26, 2008 SNOW HILL -- Quinton Leon Swinson Sr. 56, 3295 Fort Run Road, died June 26, 2008. His life will be celebrated during a funeral service Thursday at 4 p.m. at McIntyre Funeral Home Chapel. He...

ROSE L. WEBBER

Aug. 30, 1946-July 1, 2008 Rose Lancaster Evans Webber, 61, 408 Wood Peck Road, Goldsboro, went home to Heaven on Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital surrounded by her loving family and friends. A service to celebrate Rose's life will...

Tuesday, July 1, 2008

HATTIE M. ARMWOOD

Died June 29, 2008 Hattie Mae Armwood, 89, 1522 Old Mt. Olive Hwy, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral Thursday 12 p.m. at Northeast Chapel Original Free Will Baptist Church, Mount Olive, with the Rev. Edmond Edwards officiating. Burial...

MARY P. BONEY

Died June 28, 2008 ROSE HILL -- Mary Pricilla Boney, 86, died Saturday. The funeral will be held at the Rose Hill Funeral Home Chapel Thursday at 11 a.m., with Pastor Reginald A. Wells officiating. Burial will follow at New...

WILLIAM DOWNES

Died June 28, 2008 CHOCOWINITY -- William "Bill" Downes, 54, 107 Cherokee Trail, died Saturday, June 28, 2008. Graveside services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 3, 2008, at Pinelawn Memorial Park with Bishop Gary Corbett officiating....

HALLIE C. GILCHRIST

March 3, 1912-June 29, 2008 Hallie Crain Gilchrist, 96, died Sunday, June 29, 2008, at the Brian Center. Graveside services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Raleigh National Cemetery with the Rev. Thurman Horney officiating. Hallie was...

CHARLES GRADY JR.

Died June 30, 2008 KENANSVILLE -- Charles Grady Jr., died Monday at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Community Funeral Home of Warsaw Inc....

EDWARD G. HOWARD SR.

Aug. 7, 1944-June 29, 2008 LAGRANGE -- Edward Gerald "Pete" Howard Sr., 63, 509 S. Caswell St., died Sunday, June 29, 2008, at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, July 2, 2008, at 11 a.m. at...

REV. GRADY L. KINLEY

Oct. 15 1919-June 30, 2008 Rev. Grady Lee Kinley, 88, went to be with his Lord on Monday morning at Durham Regional Hospital. The family will receive friends Thursday from 10 to 11 a.m. at Seymour Funeral Home followed by...

SALLIE W. MCDUFFIE

Died June 27, 2008 WARSAW -- Minister Sallie W. McDuffie, 78, 103 Quail Hollow Drive, died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 1 p.m. at Burning Bush Holiness Church of Faison with Dr. Curtis...

EDWARD H. MEYERHOEFFER

Died June 30, 2008 Edward Harlen Meyerhoffer, 74, 605 E. Raintree Lane, died Monday afternoon at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are being handled by Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

GEORGE SMITH

Died July 1, 2008 George Smith, 72, died this morning at Pitt Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

JANET F. SMITH

Died June 28, 2008 Janet Forrest Smith, died Saturday, June 28, 2008, at the age of 65. A Mass will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at St. Mary Roman Catholic Church with the Rev. Tom Norris, O.S.F.S., presiding. Janet...

QUINTON L. SWINSON JR.

Died June 26, 2008 SNOW HILL-- Quinton Leon Swinson Jr. 56, 3295 Fort Run Road, died June 26, 2008. His life will be celebrated during a fu-neral service Thursday at 4 p.m. at McIntyre Funeral Home Chapel. He will...

AMIERA F. WILLIAMS

Died June 28, 2008 Baby Girl Amiera Faison Williams, 903 A Marvin St., died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A service will be held by the graveside Thursday at 1:30 p.m. at Elmwood Cemetery. She is survived by her...