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Tuesday, June 30, 2009

ROBBIE SMITH-JOHNSON

Died June 26, 2009 MOUNT OLIVE -- Robbie "Robin" Smith-Johnson, 32, 2910 Old Mount Olive Hwy., died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Goshen Disciple Church of Christ, with Dr....

JOHN C. BROOKS

Dec. 28, 1955-June 27, 2009 FREMONT -- John Charles Brooks, 53, died Saturday at his home. No formal service will be held. John was born in Lubbock, Texas, Dec. 28, 1955, to John Jasper Brooks and Eugenia Rohr Brooks....

SHIRLEY J.D. COLEY

Died June 25, 2009 Mother Shirley Jean Dew Coley, 153 Airline Place, peacefully entered eternal rest Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The triumphant homegoing service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Christ Temple of Praise, 301 W....

FRANCES C. CREECH

SNOW HILL -- Frances C. Creech, Gray's Mill Road, died Monday afternoon at her home. Arrangements are pending at Rouse Funeral Home of LaGrange....

LOUISE GERALD

Louise Gerald, 85, 721 Franklin St., died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries of Goldsboro....

REBA J. LUEDTKE

Aug. 4, 1921-June 28, 2009 Reba Jean Luedtke, 87, died Sunday at the Brian Center. All services will be held privately. Mrs. Luedtke was born in Los Angeles, Calif., Aug. 4, 1921, to the late Howell Jackson and Vera...

LOUISE S. MILLER

Jan. 9, 1917-June 29, 2009 Louise Stowell Miller, 92, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. A graveside service will be held on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Wayne Memorial Park, with the Rev. Joann Turner officiating. She was...

GEORGE V. PILKINGTON

March 15, 1935-June 24, 2009 CHARLESTON, S.C. -- George Vernon Pilkington, 74, passed away Wednesday in Charleston. A private service will be held in Charleston, S.C., and a memorial service will be held in the mountains of North Carolina....

CHARLES B. RAYBURN

Jan. 30, 1956-June 24, 2009 Retired Air Force Tech. Sgt. Charles Bryan Rayburn, 53, passed away Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Graveside services with full military honors will be held Wednesday at 4 p.m. at the Herring Family Cemetery...

VIRGINIA K. SUMMERS

June 25, 1952-June 28, 2009 DUDLEY -- Virginia Kay Summers, 57, passed away Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. A celebration of life service will be held Wednesday at 6 p.m. from the chapel of Howell Funeral Home &...

CHARLES WHITFIELD

Died June 27, 2009 Charles Whitfield, 53, 2217 S. Slocumb St., lot 3, died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Friday at 1 p.m. in the chapel of McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries. Burial will follow...

Monday, June 29, 2009

ROBBIE L. SMITH-JOHNSON

Died June 26, 2009 DUDLEY -- Robbie Lynette Smith-Johnson, 32, 2910 Old Mount Olive Hwy., died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A life celebration service will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Goshen Disciple Church of Christ in...

TIMOTHY J. HOWELL

Died June 27, 2009 Timothy Jarman Howell, 61, 332 Stoney Hill Road, died peacefully Saturday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by his family. A service to celebrate the life of Tim was held at 11 a.m. today in...

ALBERT L. JONES

Died June 28, 2009 Albert Leo Jones, 68, 563 Overman Road, passed away Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Seymour Funeral Home chapel, with the Rev. Tony McLamb and the Rev....

REBA LUEDTKE

Reba Luedtke died Sunday at the Brian Center in Goldsboro. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro....

JUANITA T. SHIVAR

Juanita Tew Shivar, 84, died Sunday at Britthaven Nursing Home. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

VIRGINIA SUMMERS

Virginia Summers, 57, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro....

Sunday, June 28, 2009

ELONA ELIZABETH BRYANT

Nov. 23, 1927-June 24, 2009 Elona Elizabeth Bryant, 82, of 114 N. Johnson St., Landrum, S.C., stepped into God's tender care Wednesday, June 24, 2009 at St. Luke Hospital in Columbus, S.C. Funeral services will be Tuesday at Mount...

SHIRLEY COLEY

Shirley Coley, 66, of 153 Piedmont Airline Road, died Saturday morning at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries, Goldsboro....

ANNIE DAVIS

MOUNT OLIVE -- Annie Davis, 81, of 5407 U.S. 117 Alternate, died Friday at Mount Olive Care and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are being handled by Garris Funeral Home....

MARY FRANCES V. DEAN

Mary Frances Vanhoy Dean, of 1402 Ninth St., passed away Saturday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Graveside services will be held Monday at 11 a.m. at Wayne Memorial Park with Dr. Robert Fulkerson and Dr. Talmidge Williams officiating. Relatives...

LILLIE HARVEY

Oct. 13, 1917-June 25, 2009 Lillie Worrells Harvey, of Chicago, Ill., formerly of Goldsboro, went to be with her Heavenly Father. She died Thursday morning at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Rhodes...

CARSON HOLLOMAN

Oct. 10, 1950-June 25, 2009 WARSAW -- Carson Earl Holloman, 58, died Thursday. Funeral services will be today at 2 p.m. at Commu-nity Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Devotional Gardens. Mr. Holloman was born in Wayne County...

TIMOTHY J. HOWELL

Died June 27, 2009 Timothy Jarman Howell, 61, of 332 Stoney Hill Road, died peacefully Saturday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by his family. A service to celebrate the life of Tim will be 11 a.m. Monday in...

DONALD ISLER

Died June 25, 2009 Donald Ray Isler, 51, of 728 W. Oak St., died Thursday at his residence. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. in the chapel of McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries. Burial will follow in...

GLYNN MASON

Died June 27, 2009 MOUNT OLIVE -- Glynn Mason, 61, died Saturday. Funeral servics will be Monday at 3 p.m. at the chapel of Tyndall Funeral Home. Burial will be at Maplewood Cemetery. He is survived by his companion,...

LUTHER L. ROSS

Sept. 1, 1935-June 25, 2009 Luther L. Ross, 73, passed away on Thursday morning at the Brian Center. The family will gather on Monday from 5 until 7 p.m. to receive friends at Seymour Funeral Home. Luther was born...

NATHANIEL SPENCER

Died June 26, 2009 Infant Nathaniel Jayrius Spencer, of 7680 N.C. 58, Stantonsburg, died Friday at Pitt Memorial Hospital. He is survived by his parents Melvin and Shawn Spencer. Graveside services will be held Monday at 2 p.m. at...

KENNETH M. STANCIL JR.

July 6, 1967-June 26, 2009 Kenneth Morgan Stancil Jr., 41, of 783 Old Mount Olive Highway, Dudley, died Friday. A service to celebrate Kenny's life will be held today at 2 p.m. at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home Chapel with the...

CHARLES WHITFIELD

Charles Whitfield, 53, of 2217 S. Slocumb St., died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries, Goldsboro....

Friday, June 26, 2009

JANICE G. CALDWELL

Died June 23, 2009 Janice Gay Caldwell, 64, formerly of Caraleigh, died Tuesday at her home, O'Berry Center. A memorial service will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at Macedonia Baptist Church, Hwy. 42 west, Holly Springs....

RONNIE F. "SPANKY" COX

Died June 25, 2009 Ronnie F. "Spanky" Cox, 48, 3033 B. Thoroughfare Road, died Thursday at Pitt Memorial Hospital in Greenville. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in the chapel of McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries, with...

CARSON E. HOLLOMAN

WARSAW -- Carson Earl Holloman, 59, died suddenly Thursday. Arrangements are pending at Community Funeral Home of Warsaw....

DONALD R. ISLER

Donald Ray Isler, 51, 728 West Oak St., died Thursday at his residence. Arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries of Goldsboro....

TERESA P. PEREZ

May 20, 1966-June 24, 2009 LAGRANGE -- Teresa "Terri" Pittman Perez, 43, died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Graveside services will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at Fairview Cemetery. Teresa is survived by a son. The family will...

ROBBIE L.J. SMITH

Died June 26, 2009 DUDLEY -- Robbie Lynette Johnson Smith, 32, 2910 Old Mount Olive Hwy., died today at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The family will receive friends at the home of her mother, evangelist Linda Smith, 3064 Preacher Henry...

Thursday, June 25, 2009

LARRY D. ARMWOOD

FAISON -- Larry D. Armwood Sr., 55 2457 Brewer Road, died Wednesday at Sampson Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Garris Funeral Home....

ELENORA BRYANT

COLUMBUS, S.C. -- Elenora Bryant died Wednesday evening at St. Luke Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Lightner Memorial Funeral Home....

JANICE G. CALDWELL

Janice Gay Caldwell, 64, died Tuesday at O'Berry Center. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

RONNIE COX

Ronnie Cox, 48, 3033 B Thoroughfare Road, died this morning at Pitt Memorial Hospital in Greenville. Arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Ministries of Goldsboro....

LOLA DAVIS

Died June 20, 2009 ROSE HILL -- Lola Davis, 99, formerly of Kinston, died Saturday at her home at 960 Pasture Branch Road. Funeral services will be held at Bethany Free Will Baptist Church in Albertson Saturday at 11...

TIMOTHY L. FAISON

Nov. 27, 1960-June 20, 2009 A celebration of life for Timothy Lamar Faison, 48, 1000 A Deveraux St., who slept into Gods tender care Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital, will be held Friday at noon at the Church of...

LOIS M. FOWLER

Sept. 28, 1924-June 24, 2009 Lois Morrison Fowler, 84, died Wednesday morning at Kitty Askins Center. Graveside services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at Wayne Memorial Park, with pastor Jerry Mitchell officiating. She was born in Longmont,...

WILLIAM N. GOINGS

Died June 22, 2009 Sgt. 1st Class William N. Goings, 68, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro. The funeral will be held Saturday at noon at Shady Grove Free Will Baptist Church in Snow Hill, with...

LILLIE M. HARVEY

DUDLEY -- Lillie Mae Harvey, 91, 110 Jill Court, died this morning at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Rhodes Funeral Home of Goldsboro....

MILLARD R. KNOX

Died June 22, 2009 DURHAM -- Millard Ray Knox died Monday. Graveside services were held today at 11 a.m. at Woodlawn Memorial Park, with the Rev. Ken Forehand officiating. He was born in Wayne County to the late Wiley...

WILLIAM MCCOY

Died June 20, 2009 MOUNT OLIVE -- William McCoy, 62, 104 Johnson Court, died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at Faith, Hope and Charity Free Will Baptist Church, with the...

VIRGINIA MURPHY

Died June 23, 2009 Virginia Murphy, 89, formerly of LaGrange, died Tuesday. The funeral will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at Moore's Chapel AME Zion Church in LaGrange, with the Rev. John Elliott officiating. Burial will follow in...

CHARLES B. RAYBURN

Charles Bryan Rayburn, 53, died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

LUTHER ROSS

Luther Ross, 73, died this morning at the Brian Center. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

EARNEST M.C. WALLACE

Died June 21, 2009 JACKSONVILLE -- Earnest Maurice Chevelle Wallace, 34, died Sunday at Onslow Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be held Saturday at noon at Shiloh Pentecostal Holiness Church, with the Rev. Robert L. Meredith, the Rev. Hilda...

Wednesday, June 24, 2009

CHARLES H. ARMWOOD

Died June 23, 2009 DUDLEY -- Charles Harrison Armwood, 60, 1522 Old Mount Olive Hwy., died Tuesday at Mount Olive Care and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral services will be held Friday at noon at Garris Funeral Home chapel, with apostle...

ESTELLA ATKINSON

Died June 18, 2009 NEW YORK, N.Y. -- Estella Atkinson, 93, 1649 Apt. 3 C St. Nicholas Ave., formerly of Wayne County, died Thursday. Funeral services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of McIntyre Funeral...

BUD BUTTS

June 27, 1930-June 22, 2009 Walter Butts Jr. "Bud", 78, passed away Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital surrounded by his family. Funeral services will be held Thursday in the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home at 7 p.m., with the...

ELLEN F.H. CALLON

April 25, 1960-June 19, 2009 KENLY -- Ellen Faye Harper Callon, 49, died Friday evening in Duke Medical Center. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Smithfield....

TIMOTHY L. FAISON

Nov. 27, 1960-June 19,2009 A celebration of life for Timothy Lamar Faison 48, 1000 A Deveraux St., who slept into Gods tender care Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital, will be held Friday at noon at Church of God and...

ANDREW W. FERGUSON

Died June 22, 2009 Andrew Winslow Ferguson died Monday. Graveside services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Willowdale Cemetery. Andrew is survived by his parents, Claud and Troy Ferguson; his sister, Christeanna Ferguson; a brother, Adam Ferguson;...

VIRGINIA MURPHY

LAGRANGE -- Virginia Murphy, 89, died Tuesday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at LaGrange Funeral Services....

Tuesday, June 23, 2009

DOROTHY L. BARNES

Aug. 16, 1930-June 22, 2009 Dorothy Lancaster Barnes, 78, went to be with her Savior -- no more pain -- Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Faith Free Will Baptist Church,...

J.T. BRYANT

Died June 21, 2009 J. T. Bryant, 61, 729 Isler St., died Sunday morning at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Friday at 10 a.m. in the chapel of McIntyre Funeral Home, with evangelist Vera Worrells officiating....

WALTER BUTTS

Walter "Bud" Butts Jr., 78, 1312 N. Florida St., died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home....

LOUISE O. DAVIS

March 18, 1935-June 22, 2009 MOUNT OLIVE -- Louise Overton Cashwell Davis, 84, Northpointe Drive, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Services will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Tyndall Funeral Home, with the Rev. Richard Lewis...

ANDREW FERGUSON

Andrew Ferguson died Monday in Greenville. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

WILLIAM N. GOINGS

William N. Goings, 68, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro. Arrangements are pending at S. Connor Memorial Funeral Home in Snow Hill....

WALTON K. HERRING

Oct. 25, 1929-June 20, 2009 PRINCETON -- Walton Kenneth Herring, 79, 2592 Old Smithfield Road, died Saturday evening. The funeral will be held tonight at 7 at Casey Funeral Home in Princeton, with the Rev. Ralph Parker officiating. A...

ELIZABETH HOOKS

Jan. 21, 1923-June 21, 2009 FREMONT -- Elizabeth Hooks, age 86, passed way Sunday at Wilson Medical Center. Graveside services will be held Wednesday at 9 a.m. at Elmwood Cemetery in Fremont, with elder Jimmy Aycock officiating. Miss Hooks...

JOSEPH W. LAMBERTH

Died June 21, 2009 PIKEVILLE -- Joseph Winslow Lamberth, 82, died Sunday at his home. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Rosewood First Baptist Church, where he was a member, with the Rev. Larry Bostian...

MARY MCLAMB

Died June 19, 2009 FAISON -- Mary McLamb, 55, 184 David Bright Road, died Friday at her home. The funeral will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at Moses Chapel Church, with Bishop Chester Aycock and pastor Janice Williams...

LINWOOD L. "BOOT" NORRIS

Dec. 13, 1957-June 17, 2009 Linwood Lee "Boot" Norris, 51, 112 Mansion Lane, died Wednesday. Graveside funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Wayne Memorial Park. Born in Tarboro, he was the son of the late...

ARTHUR J. WILSON SR.

Died June 18, 2009 TURKEY -- Arthur James Wilson Sr., 78, 1140 Thompson Ave., died Thursday at Sampson Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 1 p.m. at Wilson Chapel Baptist Church, with the Rev. Isaac...

DONALD F. ZIMMERMAN

Aug. 10, 1930-June 22, 2009 Donald Frank Zimmerman, 78, Pleasant Pines Drive, died Monday at Mount Olive Care & Rehab Center. A service of remembrance will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Tyndall Funeral Home in Mount Olive,...

Monday, June 22, 2009

JAMES K. ALEXANDER JR.

Nov. 16, 1931-June 21, 2009 James Kater Alexander "Diddy," 77, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Graveside services will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Wayne Memorial Park, with the Rev. John Hill officiating. He was born in...

ANNIE B. BEST

Died June 17, 2009 KINSTON -- The funeral for Annie B. Best, 73, 309 Tulls Alley, who died Wednesday at her home, was held today at 11 a.m. at Best Grove Missionary Baptist Church, with the Rev. Joe A....

J.T. BRYANT

J.T. Bryant, 61, 729 Isler St., died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries in Goldsboro....

TIMOTHY L. FAISON

Timothy Lamar Faison, 48, 1000 A Deveraux St., died Sunday morning at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Rhodes Funeral Home of Goldsboro....

LUBY GIDDINGS

Funeral services for Luby Giddings will be held tonight at 7 at the chapel of Howell Funeral Home, with visitation afterward. Graveside services will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. (Pd)...

ELIZABETH HOOKS

FREMONT-- Elizabeth Hooks, 86, died Sunday at Wilson Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Shackleford-Howell Funeral Home in Fremont....

SCARLET HOWARD

Died June 20, 2009 Scarlet Howard, 29, died Saturday at home. A graveside service will be held Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. She is survived by her parents and three children. Arrangements are by Evergreen Memorial...

JOSEPH W. LAMBERTH

PIKEVILLE -- Joseph W. Lamberth, 82, died Sunday at his home. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

NORMA W. LAUGHLIN

Died June 21, 2009 Norma Lucille West Laughlin, 86, died early Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A service to celebrate her life will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home, with pastor Bill Garner officiating. Family...

FLORENCIA LEALDE

Visitation for Florencia Lealde will be held tonight from 5 to 8 at Howell Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the chapel of Howell Funeral Home. (Pd)...

MARY MCLAMB

FAISON -- Mary McLamb, 55, 184 David Bright Road, died Friday. Arrangements are pending at Rhodes Funeral Home of Warsaw....

ATHENIA I. MOSES

Oct. 5, 1915-June 17, 2009 Athenia I. Moses, daughter of the late David Isler and Winnie M. Isler, was called from her earthly labor to receive eternal reward Wednesday at 9:15 a.m. A celebration of life will be held...

CARRIE J. PATE

Dec. 22, 1933-June 20, 2009 PIKEVILLE -- Carrie Jean Pate, 75, of 141 Buggy St., died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 7 p.m. from the chapel of Howell Funeral Home & Crematory...

LEVY WORLEY

Graveside services for Levy Worley were held today at 11 a.m. at Wayne Memorial Park North. Services are by Howell Funeral Home & Crematory. (Pd)...

Sunday, June 21, 2009

ESTELLA ATKINSON

NEW YORK, N.Y. -- Estella Atkinson, 93, 1649 Apt. 3 C, St. Nicholas Ave., formerly of Goldsboro, died Thursday. Arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries, Goldsboro....

ANNIE BEST

Died June 17, 2009 Annie B. Best, 73, of 309 Tulls Alley, Kinston, died Wednesday at home. Funeral services will be Monday at 11 a.m. at Best Grove M.B. Church with the Rev. Joe A. Jackson officiating. Interment will...

SUSIE M. BUTLER

Susie M. Butler died. Funeral services will be today at 2 p.m. at Maranatha Seventh Day Adventist Church with pastor Washington officiating. Burial will follow at LaGrange Cemetery....

LUBY LEE GIDDINGS

July 1, 1934-June 19, 2009 Luby Lee Giddings, 74, of 186 Saulston Road died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Monday at 7 p.m. at the chapel of Howell Funeral Home and Crematory in Goldsboro...

WALTER HERRING

Walter Kenneth Herring, 79, 2592 Old Smithfield Road, Princeton, died Saturday evening at his home. Arrangements are incomplete with Casey Funeral Home....

LUTHER WRIGHT JONES

Feb. 19, 1930-June 17, 2009 Luther Wright Jones, 79, died Wednesday at the Brian Center in Goldsboro. All services will be held privately. Mr. Jones was born in Wayne County to the late William Henry and Lucy Turnage Jones....

FLORENCIA M. LEALDE

April 29, 1920-June 18, 2009 Florencia "Nanay" M. Lealde, 89, of 858 Tommy's Road died Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the chapel of Howell Funeral Home and...

JEROME LOFTON SR.

Died June 14, 2009 Jerome Lofton Sr., 92, 1026 James St., departed this life June 14, at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at noon at St. James A.M.E. Zion Church, 203 S. George St. Dr....

WILLIAM MCCOY

William McCoy, 62, of 104 Johnson Court, Mount Olive, died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete and have been entrusted to McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries in Mount Olive....

CARRIE JEAN PATE

PIKEVILLE -- Carrie Jean Pate, 75, of 141 Buggy Lane died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory in Goldsboro....

SUE UNDERWOOD

Nov. 2, 1924-June 18, 2009 Sue Brown Underwood, 84, beloved wife and mother, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on Thursday, in Suffolk, Va. A graveside service will be held Monday, at noon at Cedar...

LEVY WORLEY

May 27, 1928-June 19, 2009 Levy Worley, 81, of 126 Josh Lane passed away Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The family will receive friends this evening from 7 until 8:30 p.m. at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory in Goldsboro...

Friday, June 19, 2009

MALCOLM E. BENTON

March 21, 1923-June 18, 2009 LAGRANGE -- Malcolm Edward Benton, 86, died Thursday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital. Graveside services will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at Fairview Cemetery, with the Rev. Jerry Mitchell officiating. Mr. Benton was born...

ANNIE B. BEST

KINSTON -- Annie B. Best, 73, 309 Tulls Alley, died Wednesday at her home. Arrangements are pending at Albritton-Carraway Fun-eral Home of Kinston....

LUBY GIDDINGS

Luby Giddings died today at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory of Goldsboro....

FLORENCIA LEADLE

Florencia Leadle, 89, died Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro....

JAMES D. PARRISH SR.

July 11, 1949-June 17, 2009 PRINCETON -- James Daniel Parrish, 59, 6551 Princeton Kenly Road, died Wednesday evening at his home. A memorial service will be held Saturday at 5 p.m. in the chapel of Casey Funeral Home in...

EDWIN R. PRICE

Oct. 31, 1945-June 17, 2009 PIKEVILLE -- Edwin "Ed" Ray Price, 63, died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held tonight at 7 p.m. in the chapel of Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro with...

DELPHIA RICHARDS

Died June 12, 2009 ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- Delphia Richards, 47, 315 Hawkins Court, formerly of Goldsboro, died Friday in the Leewood Nursing Center in Annandale, Va. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Union Grove Free...

ARTHUR J. WILSON SR.

TURKEY -- Arthur James Wilson Sr., 78, 1140 Thompson Ave., died Thursday at Sampson Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Garris Funeral Home....

Thursday, June 18, 2009

SAM J. ASSAD

Died June 16, 2009 Sam Joseph Assad, 83, died Tuesday evening at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Graveside services will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, with the Rev. Vernon Braswell officiating. Sam was born in Halifax...

JOHN N. COX

Died June 14, 2009 FORT. WASHINGTON, Md. -- John Nathan "Big Man" Cox, 73, died Sunday. The funeral will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Hemingway Temple AME Church. Interment will be June 24 at 10 a.m. at...

LUCY HINES

Nov. 16, 1929-June 9, 2009 June 9, Lucy Gray Lane Hines went home to be with her Heavenly Father and her husband, the late Herman Hines. Homegoing services will be held Friday at 1 p.m. at Pentecostal Holy Church...

LUTHER JONES

Luther Jones, 79, died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro....

LYNDELL MCGOWAN

Nov. 27, 1950-June 13, 2009 COLUMBIA, S.C. -- A celebration of life for Lyndell McGowan, 58, formerly of Duplin County, who died Saturday at Palmetto-Richland Memorial Hospital in Columbia, will be held Friday at noon at St. Stephens AME...

ATHENIA MOSES

Athenia Moses, 93, 2011 Church St., died Wednesday at her residence. Arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries of Goldsboro....

SLAVKO MUTLAK

Dec. 12, 1955-June 17, 2009 Slavko Mutlak, 53, died Wednesday at Pitt Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Friday at 1 p.m. at the Serbian Orthodox Church, St. Basil of Ostrog in Kernersville, with Father Dragan Zaric officiating....

JAMES D. PARRISH

PRINCETON -- James Daniel Parrish, 59, 6551 Princeton Kenly Road, died Wednesday evening at his home. Arrangements are pending at Casey Funeral Home....

EDWIN R. PRICE

PIKEVILLE -- Edwin Ray Price, 63, died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro....

DELPHIA RICHARDS

Died June 12, 2009 ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- Delphia Richards, 47, 315 Hawkins Court, formerly of Goldsboro, died Friday in the Leewood Nursing Center in Annadelle, Va. Funeral services will be held Saturday at Union Grove Free Will Baptist Church...

EDNA R. WATSON

Aug. 8, 1928-June 16, 2009 Edna Raynor Watson, 80, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A funeral service will be held tonight at 7 p.m. at Shumate-Faulk funeral home chapel, with the Rev. Darvin Phillips and pastor Danny Johnson...

CHARLES W. WISE JR.

Feb. 26, 1961-June 15, 2009 ASHEBORO -- Charles William Wise Jr. was found dead in Asheboro Monday. A memorial service will be held all day Thursday at the home of his sister at 217 E. James St., Mount Olive....

Wednesday, June 17, 2009

SAM J. ASSAD

Sam Joseph Assad, 83, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

SUSIE M. BUTLER

Susie M. Butler, 1110 Old Mount Olive Highway, died Monday evening at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Lightner Memorial Funeral Home....

KATE D. ELMORE

Died June 15, 2009 Kate Dunn Elmore, 89, died Monday. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Baptist Cemetery in Scotland Neck, with the Rev. James Drake and the Rev. Reece Jones presiding. The...

LUCY G.L. HINES

Nov. 16, 1929-June 9, 2009 Lucy Gray Lane Hines, 79, King Drive, died June 9 at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be Friday at 1 p.m. at Pentecostal Holy Church in Goldsboro with burial following at Wayne Memorial...

SLAVKO MUTLAK

Slavko Mutlak died today at Pitt Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home....

EDNA R. WATSON

Edna Raynor Watson, 80, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home....

CHARLES W. WISE JR.

Feb. 26, 1961-June 15, 2009 ASHEBORO -- Charles William Wise Jr. was found dead in Asheboro Monday. A memorial service will be held Thursday at the home of his sister at 217 E. James St., Mount Olive. Chuck will...

DONNELL WOOTEN

Died June 12, 2009 Donnell Wooten, 56, Brogden Street, died Friday. A memorial service will be held Friday at 1:30 p.m. in the chapel of McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries, with pastor Joseph Williams and pastor Timothy Dortch officiating. The...

Tuesday, June 16, 2009

HELEN B. BELL

Jan. 12, 1919-June 13, 2009 HUMBLE, Texas -- A celebration of life for Helen Blackmore Bell, 80, formerly of Warsaw, who died Saturday at Personal Care Home in Humble, Texas, will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at First...

LOUISA L. DONNELLY

May 15, 1930-June 15, 2009 Louisa Landwehr Donnelly, 79, W. Raintree Lane, died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. All services will be held privately. Mrs. Donnelly was born in Maryland May 15, 1930, to the late Frank and Edith...

BENNIE L. FORD

Bennie L. Ford, 67, 106 Pleasant Pine Drive, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro. Funeral arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Goldsboro....

EYSSEL H. FRANKLIN

March 23, 1922-June 15, 2009 Eyssel Hines Franklin, 87, formerly of Mount Olive, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center following a two-year illness. A graveside service will be held Wednesday at 3 p.m. at Maplewood Cemetery in Mount...

BOBBY G. HALL

July 16, 1954-June 14, 2009 Bobby Gene Hall, after fighting a long, hard and brave battle with cancer, died Sunday at his home surrounded by his loved ones. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. at Royal-Hall...

CLARICE A. HAMILTON

Died June 12, 2009 Clarice Austin Hamilton died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at New Stoney Hill Holy Church, Newsome Street, Goldsboro, with the Rev. Howard E. McNair officiating. Interment...

WILLIAM H. LEONARD III

Died June 12, 2009 NEW BERN -- William Henry "Bill" Leonard III died peacefully at Carolina East Medical Center Friday at the age of 83. A memorial service will be held at Christ Episcopal Church, 320 Pollock St., New...

DOLORES M. MYERS

Sept. 8, 1941-June 11, 2009 WALDORF, Md. -- Dolores May Myers died Thursday. The funeral was held today at 11 a.m. at St. Paul's Episcopal Church Piney Parish in Waldorf, with the Rev. Joy Rose officiating. Interment was private....

BERTA M. SESSOMS

Oct. 4, 1912-June13, 2009 Berta Mae Sessoms, 96, died peacefully at Rex Convalescent in Raleigh Saturday. A memorial service will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Butler Funeral Home in Roseboro, with Dr. Charles Johnson...

LOUISE B. SWINSON

May 10, 1918-June 12, 2009 "For I am now ready to be offered, and the time of my departure is at hand. I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith." 2...

WATKINS G. YOUNG SR.

May 3, 1938-June 14, 2009 MOUNT OLIVE -- Watkins Goodwyn "Bo" Young Sr., 71, 106 Ramblewood Drive, died Sunday afternoon. A service of remembrance will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Tyndall Funeral Home, with...

Monday, June 15, 2009

AUDREY P. BELL

May 21, 1924-June 13, 2009 MOUNT OLIVE -- Audrey Price Bell, 85, 674 Bennetts Bridge Road, died Saturday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro. Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. today at Tyndall Funeral Home, with...

LOUISA DONNELLY

Louisa Donnelly, 79, West Raintree Lane, died this morning at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro....

MARGIE H. KREBS

Died June 13, 2009 CAMDEN -- Margie Harris Krebs, 87, died Saturday at Britthaven of Edenton. A graveside service was held today at 2 p.m. at West Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery, with the Rev. Roland Cooper officiating. Mrs. Krebs...

JEROME LOFTON SR.

Jerome Lofton Sr., 92, 1026 N. James St., died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Goldsboro....

EMIS A. MARTINEZ

Sept. 8, 1986-June 12, 2009 DUDLEY -- Emis Adan Martinez, 23, 109 Jake Drive, died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital following a construction accident. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Iglesia Evangelica "Rios de Agua...

LINDELL MCGOWAN

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Lindell McGowan, formerly of Duplin County, died Saturday at Palmetto-Richland Memorial Hospital in Columbia. Arrangements are pending at Rhodes Funeral Home of Warsaw....

CLARA B.B. RAY

May 2, 1943-June 14, 2009 WARSAW -- Clara Belle Best Ray, 66, died Sunday at Pitt Memorial Hospital. A memorial service will be held Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Community Funeral Home of Warsaw. Visitation will follow the service....

LILLIE M.T. SMITH

Died June 14, 2009 BEULAVILLE -- Lillie Mae Thigpen Smith, 68, 235 N.C. 41 N., died Sunday at Autumn Village Rest Home. The funeral will be held tonight at 8 at Pink Hill Funeral Home. Burial will be Tuesday...

DONNELL WOOTEN

Donnell Wooten, Brogden Street, died Friday. Funeral arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries in Goldsboro....

WATKINS G. "BO" YOUNG

MOUNT OLIVE -- Watkins G. "Bo" Young, 110 Ramblewood Drive, died Sunday afternoon. Arrangements are pending at Tyndall Funeral Home....

Sunday, June 14, 2009

HELEN BLACKMORE-BELL

HUMBLE, Texas -- Helen Blackmore-Bell, 8101 Statti St., formerly of Warsaw, died Saturday, morning. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Rhodes Funeral Home, Warsaw....

JOYCE A. BARBOUR

March 27, 1958- June 12, 2009 Joyce Ann Hughes Barbour, 51, of 300 Futrell Road, Selma died Friday at her home. The funeral was held Saturday at Casey Funeral Home in Princeton with the Rev. Ronnie Massey officiating. The...

AUDREY BELL

MOUNT OLIVE -- Audrey Price Bell, 85, 674 Bennet's Bridge Road, Mount Olive, died Saturday at Kitty Askins Hospice in Goldsboro. Arrangements are incomplete with Tyndall Funeral Home....

CHARLES R. BROWN

Died June 12, 2009 SWANSBORO -- Charles Ray Brown, Master Sgt. USAF retired, 94, of 502 Hilltop Drive, died Friday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro. A service to celebrate his life will be held at 2 p.m....

THE REV. DR. ODELL FORTE

Pastor of First Missionary Baptist Church, Lucama Pastor of First Baptist Church, Eureka, Inc., Eureka Sunrise, Dec. 26, 1927-Sunset, June 11, 2009 Pastor Odell Forte, 81, of 307 Baker St., Fremont, departed this life Thursday, at Wayne Memorial Hospital....

SARAH GREGORY

Died June 11, 2009 NEWTON GROVE -- Sarah Elizabeth "Lib" Gregory, 71, died Thursday. Funeral services will be Monday at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, with Father Pat Keene officiating. Burial will be in Our...

CARRIE HAMILTON

Carrie Hamilton, 53, of 1712 B Edgerton St., died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries, Goldsboro....

HARVEY HOLT

Jan. 26, 1925-June 10, 2009 Harvey Holt Sr., 84, of 431 South Pine St., Princeton died Wednesday at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh. A celebration of life will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m. at St. Stephens Church of...

KEVIN JOHNSON

Died June 12, 2009 MOUNT OLIVE -- Kevin Curtis Johnson, 36, of 1535 O'Berry Road, died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Wayne Memorial Park with the Rev. James Spencer officiating. A...

RANDY JUSTICE

Died June 12, 2009 YOUNGSVILLE -- Randall Justice, 44, passed away Friday morning. A memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday afternoon in the chapel of Bright Funeral Home with the Rev. Ray Smeltzer and pastor Donnie...

MARY FRANCES O. LEE

Aug. 20, 1912-June 12, 2009 Mrs. Mary Frances O'Brien Lee, 96, formerly of the Carolina House in Smithfield, died Friday at Britthaven Nursing Home in Smithfield. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the Rosewood Church...

CLARA LYNCH

Died June 11, 2009 OXFORD -- Clara Jordan Lynch, 77, of Moriah, died Thursday in Oxford. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. today at Brooks and White Chapel with the Rev. Billy Lynch. Burial will follow in...

DELPHIA RICHARDSON

ANNADELLE, Va. -- Delphia Richardson, formerly of Goldsboro died Friday at Leewood Nursing Center. Arrangements are incomplete with McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries, Goldsboro....

MAX SMITH

May 9, 1940 - June 13, 2009 LaGRANGE -- Harold Maxton "Max" Smith, 69, of LaGrange, died Saturday at his home. A service of remembrance will be held Monday, June 15, 2009, at 2 p.m. from Rouse Funeral Home...

BURNISE STRICKLAND

Died June 12, 2009 MOUNT OLIVE -- Burnise O. Strickland, 91, formerly of Dobbersville, died Friday. Services will be held today at Brownings United Methodist Church at 3 p.m. with the Rev. Leland Heath officiating. Burial will be in...

LOUISE BROWN SWINSON

Louise Brown Swinson, 91, of 3023 Shine Road, Snow Hill, died on Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Hamilton Funeral Chapel....

AARON A. TWIGGS

May 15, 1926-June 11, 2009 Mr. Aaron Allen Twiggs, 83, of 1306 Peachtree St., went to be with his Savior Thursday at Wake Medical Center. Funeral services will be Monday at 11 a.m. at The First Pentecostal Holiness Church...

ARTHUR WARREN

Died June 12, 2009 NEWTON GROVE -- Arthur Graham Warren, 84, of Fayetteville Street, died Friday. Funeral services will be held Monday at 3 p.m. at St. Paul Free Will Baptist Church with the Rev. Braxton Carter officiating. Interment...

Friday, June 12, 2009

WILLIE L. "BUCK" ATKINSON

Died June 8, 2009 Willie Lee "Buck" Atkinson, 82, 701 Devereaux St., died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral services will be held Saturday at noon at Best Grove Missionary Baptist Church, with pastor Joe Jackson officiating. Burial...

SHEILA H. BRADLEY

Jan. 22, 1963-June 8, 2009 Sheila Hinnant Bradley, 46, 208 Millbrook Village Drive, daughter of the late Sylvia Bethea Hinnant and James Willard Hinnant, died Monday. The funeral will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at L. N. Forbes...

ANTONIO FENNER

Died June 10, 2009 CHINQUAPIN -- Antonio Fenner, 19, died Wednesday morning at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington, North Carolina. Funeral services will be held at St. Lewis Missionary Baptist Church in Chinquapin Sunday at 2:30 p.m.,...

REV. ODELL FORTE

FREMONT -- The Rev. Odell Forte, pastor of First Missionary Baptist Church of Lucama and First Baptist Church of Eureka, 81, 307 Baker St., died Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of...

SARAH E. "LIB" GREGORY

Died June 11, 2009 NEWTON GROVE -- Sarah Elizabeth "Lib" Gregory, 71, died Thursday. The funeral will be held Monday at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, with Father Pat Keene officiating. Burial will be in...

GENEVA W. JOYNER

Died June 8, 2009 Geneva Whitley Joyner, 89, 758 W. Oak St., died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Monday at 2 p.m. at Elm Grove Church of Christ (Disciples of Christ) Church. Burial will...

BEULAH M. MARTIN

Sept. 5, 1922-June 9, 2009 Beulah M. Martin, 86, Sussex Place, died Tuesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro. All services will be held privately at a later date. She was born in Georgia Sept. 5, 1922, to...

GEORGE H. PARKER

Aug. 26, 1919-June 10, 2009 MOUNT OLIVE -- George H. Parker, 89, died Wednesday at Duplin General Hospital. The funeral service will be Monday at 2 p.m. at First Original Free Will Baptist Church of Warsaw. Burial will follow...

MAE J. QUINN

Sept. 21, 1927-June 11, 2009 SEVEN SPRINGS -- Gloria Mae Jones Quinn, 81, died Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. A service of remembrance will be held tonight at 7 at Rouse Funeral Home, with the Rev. Phillip Garrett...

GEORGE M. SOUTHERLAND

June 13, 1940-June 10, 2009 George Malcolm Southerland, 68, died Wednesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral services will be held tonight at 7 in the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home, with the Rev. Johnny Sasser officiating. Interment will...

AARON TWIGGS

Aaron Twiggs, 83, died Thursday at Wake Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service Inc....

BERTHA G. WHEELER

July 8, 1941-June 11, 2009 MOUNT OLIVE -- Bertha Mae Gainus Thompson Wheeler, 67, a resident of Woodridge Circle, died Thursday at Mount Olive Care Center. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Wayne Memorial Park, with...

Thursday, June 11, 2009

TERESITA A. MEACHUM-WASHINGTON

April 7, 1944-June 7, 2009 DUDLEY -- Teresita A. Meachum-Washington, daughter of the late Alfredo Alejandro and Arsenia Salinas Alejandro, was born April 7, 1944, in Manila, Philippines. Teresita lived in the Philippines until she moved to the United...

WILLIE L. "BUCK" ATKINSON

Died June 8, 2009 Willie Lee "Buck" Atkinson, 82, 701 Devereaux St., died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral services will be held Saturday at noon at Best Grove Missionary Baptist Church, with pastor Joe Jackson officiating. Burial...

CORA L.D. HARPER

July 27, 1918-June 9, 2009 "Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord from henceforth: Yea, saith the Spirit, they that may rest from their labors; and their works do follow them. (Revelation 14:13)." Cora Lee Dickerson Harper,...

HARVEY HOLT

PRINCETON -- Harvey Holt Sr., 84, 431 S. Pine St., died Wednesday morning at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh. Funeral arrangements are pending at Rhodes Funeral Home of Goldsboro....

GERALDINE C. LEEPER

Died June 8, 2009 Geraldine C. Leeper, 64, died Monday. A memorial service will be held Friday at 1 p.m. at McLaurin Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Richard Smith officiating. She is survived by her husband, Glenn R....

LORNE RUAN

Died June 9, 2009 Lorne Ruan, 59, 711 N. Virginia St., formerly of St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Visitation will be Sunday from 1 to 5:30 p.m. with the family present to receive friends...

GEORGE M. SOUTHERLAND

June 13, 1940-June 10, 2009 George Malcolm Southerland, 68, died Wednesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral services will be held Friday at 7 p.m. in the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home, with the Rev. Johnny Sasser officiating. Interment...

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

TERESITA MEACHUM-WASHINGTON

April 7, 1944-June 7, 2009 DUDLEY -- Teresita Meachum-Washington, 65, 532 Mitchell Road, died Sunday at home. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. from the chapel of Howell Funeral Home & Crematory, with burial following at...

SHELIA BRADLEY

Shelia Bradley, 46, 208 Millbrook Village Drive, died Monday at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Wilson....

BOYCE B. FUSSELL

Sept. 12, 1915-June 9, 2009 ROSE HILL -- Boyce Best Fussell, 93, died Tuesday at Carolina East Hospice Care Center in Kenansville. A graveside service will be held Friday at 10 a.m. at Fussell Cemetery. He was born Sept....

CORA L. D. HARPER

Cora Lee Dickerson Harper, 90, 167 Best Ave., died Tuesday at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Goldsboro....

FRANK M. HAUSER

Jan. 11, 1921-June 8, 2009 Frank M. Hauser Jr., 88, 2103 N. Berkeley Blvd., died Monday at Britthaven of Goldsboro. Funeral services will be Thursday at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home, with the Rev. Bob...

LUCY L. HINES

Lucy Lane Hines, 79, King Drive, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro....

MARK A. KING

June 20, 1958-June 8, 2009 Mark Andrew King, 50, died Monday evening at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral and burial will be held at a later date in Camden, S.C. Born in Fort Walton Beach, Fla., he was the...

BEULAH MARTIN

Beulah Martin, 86, died Tuesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro....

ROBERT E. MOORING JR.

May 21, 1960-June 8, 2009 Robert Edward Mooring Jr., 49, 208 Plantation Road, went to be with his Savior Monday night at his home after playing his favorite sport, church softball. Funeral services will be held tonight at 7...

BILLY E. PULLEY

June 6, 1935-June 9, 2009 SELMA -- Billy Ellwood Pulley, 74, a retired brick mason and commercial fisherman, died Tuesday morning at Johnston Medical Center. Funeral services will be conducted at 6 p.m. Thursday in the chapel of Parrish...

LORNE RUAN

Lorne Ruan, 59, 711 N. Virginia St., formerly of St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries of Goldsboro....

HENRY B. SMITH

April 26, 1925-June 8, 2009 SNOW HILL -- Henry B. Smith, 83, 80 Burrelfield Road, died Monday evening at Britthaven of Snow Hill. Funeral services will be held tonight at 7 p.m. at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home Chapel, with pastor...

ANN TOLSTON

Died June 8, 2009 Ann Tolston died Monday at the beach home she loved. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Howard-Carter Funeral Home, with the Rev. Bob Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Westview Cemetery....

INEZ TURNER

Oct. 3, 1921-June 9, 2009 MOUNT OLIVE -- Inez Lane Turner, 87, 332 Jones Turner Road, died Tuesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. A graveside service will be held Friday at 4 p.m. at Maplewood Cemetery in Mount Olive....

VIRGINIA B. WESTBROOK

Died June 9, 2009 DUDLEY -- Virginia Britt Westbrook, 79, died Tuesday. A graveside service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Hillcrest Cemetery, with the Rev. David Jackson officiating. She is survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Keith...

POLLY S. WILLIAMS

April 29, 1931-June 9, 2009 FAISON -- Polly Summerlin Williams, 78, 448 Tom Hill Road, after a long wait, went to be with her Lord and Savior, having passed from this life Tuesday morning at her home. Services will...

Tuesday, June 9, 2009

WILLIE L. "BUCK" ATKINSON

Willie Lee "Buck" Atkinson, 82, 701 Devereaux St., died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are being handled by Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Goldsboro....

CLARA B. AYTCH

KINSTON -- Clara Best Aytch, 2311 Rouse Road, will be funeralized Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Liberty Grove Missionary Baptist Church in LaGrange, with the Rev. Harold Warren officiating. She is survived by her husband, James Aytch of the...

JAMES "JACK" CARR

Died May 28, 2009 BRONX, N.Y. -- James "Jack" Carr, 71, 5 Metropolitan Oval, formerly of Magnolia, died May 28 at Montefione Hospital. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Garris Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will...

WILLIE COBB JR.

Aug. 16, 1956-June 6, 2009 "The Lord is my shepherd I shall not want. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures, he leadeth me beside the still waters, he restored my soul, he leadeth me in the...

SANDRA ESTELLE

March 23, 1960-June 7, 2009 KINSTON -- Sandra Estelle, 49, died Sunday peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving sons and family. The funeral service will be conducted Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Edwards Funeral Home, with Calvin...

FRANK HAUSER

Frank Hauser, 88, 2103 N. Berkeley Blvd., died Monday at Britthaven of Goldsboro. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

GENEVA W. JOYNER

Geneva Whitley Joyner, 89, 758 W. Oak St., died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries of Goldsboro....

MARK A. KING

Mark Andrew King, 50, died Monday evening at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are being handled by Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory of Goldsboro....

ROBERT E. MOORING JR.

Robert Edward Mooring Jr., 49, 208 Plantation Road, died Monday evening at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

BESSIE POWELL

Died June 8, 2009 Bessie Powell, 89, 207 Clay Road, died Monday morning at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Her life will be celebrated Thursday at 11 a.m. at Goldsboro Chapel Free Will Baptist Church, with elder Franklyn Johnson officiating....

HENRY B. SMITH

Henry B. Smith, 80, died Monday evening at Britthaven of Snow Hill. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are being handled by Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory of Goldsboro....

GEORGELLA S. VANN

Died June 5, 2009 MOUNT OLIVE -- Georgella S. Vann, 88, 126 Slocumb St., died Friday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 1 p.m. at North East Free Will Baptist Church, with elder...

Monday, June 8, 2009

TERESITA MEACHUM-WASHINGTON

DUDLEY -- Teresita Meachum-Washington, 532 Mitchell Road, died Sunday at home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro....

ESTHER E. JENNETTE

May 9, 1921-June 6, 2009 Esther Eason Jennette, 88, died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Graveside services will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Willow Dale Cemetery. Esther was born in Johnston County May 9, 1921, to the...

BESSIE M. POWELL

Bessie Mae Powell, 89, 207 Clay Road, died Monday morning at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are incomplete at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries of Goldsboro....

MUAATH J. SARAMA

Born and died May 4, 2009 FREMONT -- Jamal Sarama and Heyman Hamoud, 2501 Memorial Church Road, announce the birth and death of their son, Muaath J. Sarama, May 4 at Wilson Memorial Hospital. A graveside service will be...

Sunday, June 7, 2009

KAREN SAULS BRYAN

May 25, 1954 - June 3, 2009 Karen Sauls Bryan passed away Wednesday, June 3, 2009, at home surrounded by her family and friends. Karen Bryan, born Karen Sauls was a fun-loving, caring and generous person who loved nature,...

WILLIE COBB

Willie Cobb Jr., 52, of Cobb Coley Lane, Dudley, died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete with McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries, Goldsboro....

JAMES ALLEN COMBS

June 6, 1932-June 5, 2009 MOUNT OLIVE -- James Allen Combs, 76, died at the midnight hour Friday night at Mount Olive Care and Rehab. Center. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. on Monday in Maplewood Cemetery with...

WILLIAM HOLLAND

July 16, 1946-June 3, 2209 FAISON -- William Larry Holland, 62, died Wednesday at home. A funeral service will be held today at 2 p.m. at Community Funeral Home Chapel, Warsaw. Burial will follow the service at Devotional Gardens,...

ESTHER JENNETT

Esther Eason Jennette, 88, died on Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

LOUISE KITTRELL

Died June 5, 2009 Louise T. Kittrell, 60, 3757 Ed Herring Road, LaGrange, died Friday at Duke University Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 9, 2009, at Bear Creek Headquarters, Goldsboro with the Rev....

GEORGE LEMUEL MEWBORN JR.

May 16, 1916-June 6, 2009 SNOW HILL -- George Lemuel Mewborn Jr., 93, of Snow Hill passed away on Saturday, June 6, 2009, at his home. Following a family graveside service, a memorial service will be held Tuesday, June...

MARTHA L. O'DONOGHUE

Died May 29, 2009 ORLANDO, Fla. -- Martha L. O'Donoghue, 90, passed away May 29, 2009. Graveside services were held June 2 at Rose Hill Cemetery, Kissimmee Fla. She is survived by sons, Gregory N. O'Donoghue of Dudley, and...

SAM RIVENBARK

Feb. 25, 1921-June 05, 2009 Sam Rivenbark, 88, of Rose Hill died Friday, June 5, 2009, at Duplin General Hospital. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday, June 8, 2009, at Island Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Ronald...

MUAATH SARAMA

Born and Died May 4, 2009 Jamal Sarama and Heyman Hamoud, of 2501 Memorial Church Road, Fremont, announce the birth and passing of their son Muaath J. Sarama, Thursday at Wilson Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete wtih Rhodes...

BILLIE B. SPRUILL

June 3, 1924-June 4, 2009 LAGRANGE -- Billie Bryan Spruill, 85, of the Institute Community, died Thursday in Morehead City. A service of remembrance will be held today at 3 p.m. at Institute United Methodist Church with Dr. Mallie...

ELLEN W. TART

Died June 5, 2009 NEWTON GROVE -- Ellen Warren Tart, 94, died Friday. A celebration of life service will be held Monday at 11 a.m. at Newton Grove United Methodist Church with the Revs. Joel W. Kettner and Walter...

GEORGELLA VANN

MOUNT OLIVE -- Georgella Vann, 88, of 126 Slocumb St. died Friday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are being handled by Garris Funeral Home....

JUDY WALLACE

Died June 4, 2009 Judy H. Wallace, 66, 627 Cornwallis Road, Teachey died Thursday at Pitt Memorial Hospital in Greenville. Funeral services will be held at Adoram Baptist Church in Wallace Monday at 1 p.m., with viewing one hour...

Friday, June 5, 2009

RAY BEST SR.

May 3, 1933-June 4, 2009 DUDLEY -- Oliver Ray Best Sr., 76, died Thursday afternoon at Pitt Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be Sunday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home, with the Rev. Johnny Sasser...

JAMES CARR

BRONX, N.Y. -- James Carr, 71, formerly of Duplin County, died Thursday at Montefiore Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are being handled by Garris Funeral Home....

VICTOR A. DUNN

Died May 31, 2009 Victor Antonio Dunn died Sunday. Services will be held Monday at 10 a.m. at Faith Tabernacle Mutchmoore Baptist Church at 18th and Montgomery Avenue in Philadelphia, Pa. Interment will follow at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery...

BARBARA A.O. HAYES

Dec. 26, 1927-June 3, 2009 Barbara Ann Owen Hayes, 81, died Wednesday at Oaks of Carolina Nursing Center. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Montlawn Memorial Park. She was born in Danville, Va., Dec....

WILLIAM L. HOLLAND

FAISON -- William Larry Holland, 62, died Wednesday at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are being handled by Community Funeral Home of Warsaw Inc....

ROGER L. LAVERDIERE

April 2, 1934-June 2, 2009 LAKELAND, Fla. -- Roger L. Laverdiere died Tuesday at Wedgewood Healthcare due to heart failure. A funeral service will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Gentry Morrison Funeral Homes, Northside Chapel. Burial will...

WARREN J. ROBERTS

Aug. 3, 1922-June 4, 2009 Retired Army Master Sgt. Warren Jerill Roberts died Thursday morning at the Veterans Hospital in Fayetteville. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home with pastor...

ROBERT SMITH

Died June 2, 2009 BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- Robert Smith Sr., 84, Jerome Ave., formerly of Wayne County, died Tuesday at the Veterans Administration Hospital in New York. Graveside services will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. at Rest Haven...

BILLIE B. SPRUILL

LAGRANGE -- Billie Bryan Spruill, 85, the Institute Community, died Thursday at Carteret General Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete with Rouse Funeral Home of LaGrange....

ABRAHAM THOMPSON

Died June 2, 2009 Abraham "B-Ham" Thompson, 64, 715 National Drive, died Tuesday morning at his residence. Funeral services will be held Monday at 11 am. at Best Grove Missionary Baptist Church, with pastor Joe Jackson officiating. His mortal...

NORMA M. WILKERSON

Aug. 26, 1932-June 3, 2009 Norma McCullen Best Wilkerson, 76, died Tuesday at New Hanover Regional Med-ical Center in Wilmington. Funeral services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Brownings United Methodist Church in Mount Olive, with the Rev....

WILLIE O. WILLIAMS

Died May 29, 2009 Willie Oscar "Buddy" Williams, 81, a former resident of the Brian Center, died Friday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Guiding Star United Holy Church, with...

Thursday, June 4, 2009

WILLIAM A. BARSH

March 13, 1958-June 2, 2009 FORT MILL, S.C. -- Willliam Ashley "Wil" Barsh, 51, died Tuesday in Charlotte, ending a long illness. A memorial service will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at McEwen Pineville Chapel, 10500 Park Road,...

HARRY B. CRABILL

June 9, 1932-May 31, 2009 Harry Byrd Crabill, 76, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Graveside services were held today at 2 p.m. at Sunset View Memorial Gardens in Woodstock, Va. Harry was born in Toms Brook, Va., June...

ASHLEY B. DUNCAN

July 27, 1992-June 3, 2009 SEVEN SPRINGS -- Ashley Brooke Duncan, 16, 146 Thelma Duncan Lane, went home to be with her Lord and Savior. Now at peace, she died early Wednesday morning surrounded by family and dear friends,...

WOODY J. GURGANUS

July 1, 1925-June 1, 2009 FAISON -- Woody James Gurganus, 83, formerly of Mount Olive, died Monday. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Friday at Johnson Funerals and Cremations in Rocky Mount. He was born July 1, 1925. He is...

JAMES W. MOZINGO

Oct. 30, 1931-May 30, 2009 "There's an open gate at the end of the road Through which each must go alone; And there is a light we cannot see Our Father claims His own Beyond this gate our loved...

WARREN J. ROBERTS

Warren Jerill Roberts, 87, died this morning at the Veteran's Hospital in Fayetteville. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

NORMA M. WILKERSON

Aug. 26, 1932-June 3, 2009 Norma McCullen Best Wilkerson, 76, died Tuesday at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington. Funeral services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Brownings United Methodist Church in Mount Olive, with the Rev....

Wednesday, June 3, 2009

TERRY ANDERSON

Jan. 7, 1959-June 1, 2009 PIKEVILLE -- Teresa "Terry" Byrd Anderson, 50, died Monday. Funeral services will be Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home, with the Rev. Richard Hill and the Rev. Kelvin Gurley...

LLOYD BELLAMY JR.

Died May 29, 2009 DUDLEY -- Lloyd Bellamy Jr., 73, 104 Honeydew Drive, died Friday morning at University Health Care Facility in Raleigh. Funeral services will be held today at 2 p.m. in the chapel of McIntyre Funeral Home...

PENELOPE W. BLANFORD

June 30, 1940-May 31, 2009 Penelope Watson Blanford, 68, a resident of Woodard's Care, died Sunday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital. At her request, no formal services will be held and her burial will be held at sea. Penelope was...

HARRY B. CRABILL

Harry Byrd Crabill, 76, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete with Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

DAISY O. FIELDS

Jan. 2, 1922-June 2, 2009 Daisy Simmons Outlaw Fields, 87, died Tuesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Graveside services will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at Willow Dale Cemetery, with the Rev. Ryan Rasmussen officiating. Mrs. Fields was...

JOHN D. GRADY JR.

Aug. 30, 1921-June 1, 2009 John D. Grady Jr., PE, PLS, president of Contractors & Engineers Services Inc., died at his Walnut Creek home Monday. Funeral services will be Thursday at 2 p.m. at Garris Chapel United Methodist Church,...

DENNIS H. HEAD

Died June 2, 2009 SNOW HILL -- Dennis Howard Head, 53, died Tuesday morning at Pitt Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held 7 p.m. Thursday at Fort Run Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church, with the Rev. Larry Turlington...

ROY LEE

Roy Lee died Tuesday at Sutton's Rest Home in Goldsboro. Funeral arrangements are pending with Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home of Goldsboro....

VIRGINIA D. LEWIS

Died May 28, 2009 Virginia Dare Lewis, died Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at Hamilton Funeral Chapel, 423 S. James St., Goldsboro. Burial will follow in Coley Cemetery in Pikeville....

GEORGE R. "BUCK" PEARSALL

Died May 29, 2009 DUDLEY -- George Ralph "Buck" Pearsall, 72, 117 Georgia Farms Drive, died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Friday at noon at St. Luke Missionary Baptist Church of Mount Olive, with...

NORMA M. WILKERSON

Norma McCullen Wilkerson, 76, died this morning at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington. Arrangements are incomplete with Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

WILLIE O. WILLIAMS

Died May 29, 2009 Willie Oscar Williams, 81, former resident of the Brian Center, died Friday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Guiding Star United Holy Church, with pastor Joseph...

Tuesday, June 2, 2009

TERRY ANDERSON

Teresa Byrd Anderson, 50, died Monday at Britthaven of Wilson. Arrangements are incomplete with Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

THELMA S. BARWICK

June 1, 1929-June 1, 2009 SEVEN SPRINGS -- Thelma Sue Smith Barwick, 80, died Monday. Graveside services will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Fairview Cemetery, with George Futrelle officiating. Mrs. Barwick was the daughter of the late...

HARRY E. BOWDEN

June 15, 1912-May 29, 2009 MOUNT OLIVE -- The celebration of the life and legacy of Harry E. Bowden, 96, 700 S. Center St., will be held Thursday at 1 p.m. at Winn Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, with the...

SARA A.H. DOUGLAS

Jan. 10, 1919-May 29, 2009 "Loving memories never die As years roll on and days go by. In our hearts a memory is kept For the one we loved and will never forget." Sara Athenia Howard Douglas, 90, 1405...

DAISY O. FIELDS

Daisy Simmons Outlaw Fields, 87, died this morning at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

JOHN D. GRADY

Died June 1, 2009 John David Grady Jr., 87, 607 Mill Road, died Monday evening at his home. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at Garris Chapel United Methodist Church, 823 Piney Grove Road, LaGrange, with...

CHARLOTTE K. HARGROVE

Died May 26, 2009 Charlotte Kornegay Hargrove, 86, 191 Luby Byrd Road, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. The funeral was held Saturday at Tyndall Funeral Home. Burial was held in Maplewood Cemetery. Lunch was served for the family...

LORA J. V. JOHNSON

Nov. 4, 1931-May 31, 2009 PRINCETON -- Lora Jane Vinson Johnson, 77, died Sunday morning at Johnston Medical Center. The funeral will be Wednesday at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Parrish Funeral Home in Princeton, with the Rev....

ANNIE L.W. NEWKIRK

Died May 29, 2009 SPRINGFIELD GARDENS, N.Y. -- Annie Lee Waters Newkirk, 68, 134-32 217th St., First Floor, formerly of Greene County, died Friday at her home. The funeral will be held Thursday at 1 p.m. at Best Chapel...

ONETA SKINNER

Died May 31, 2009 TRIANGLE, Va. -- Oneta Skinner, 83, died Sunday at Potomac Hospital. Graveside services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Fairview Cemetery of LaGrange. She was the widow of George Skinner. She is survived...

ABRAHAM THOMPSON

Abraham "B-Ham" Thompson, 64, 715 National Drive, died this morning at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and are being handled by McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries of Goldsboro....

Monday, June 1, 2009

LLOYD BELLAMY JR.

Died May 29, 2009 DUDLEY -- Lloyd Bellamy Jr., 73, 104 Honeydew Drive, died Friday morning at University Health Care Facility in Raleigh. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of McIntyre Funeral Home...

MILTON M. BURROUGHS

July 26, 1935-May 30, 2009 DUDLEY -- Milton M. Burroughs, 73, 127 Holloman Lane, died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A service of remembrance will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Rouse Funeral Home, with the Rev. Juanita...

INEZ A. CLIFTON

Died May 31, 2009 FAISON -- Inez Andrews Clifton, 96, died Sunday at Sampson Regional Medical Center in Clinton. The funeral will be held Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Miller's Chapel Church, N.C. 403 West in Faison. Visitation will...

RAYMOND K. JERNIGAN

Sept. 1, 1926-May 30, 2009 DUDLEY -- Raymond Kennon "R.K." Jernigan, 82, died Saturday night at Heritage Hospital in Tarboro. Graveside services will be private. Mr. Jernigan's family will receive friends tonight from 5 to 7 at Shumate-Faulk Funeral...