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Sept. 14, 1935-Nov. 27, 2012

GRIFTON — Hilda Hollingsworth Langston, 77, of Grifton passed away at her home on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012.

Funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, at Howard-Carter Funeral Home with Dr. Mike Creekmore officiating. Visitation to follow the service and other times at the home. A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, at Stantonsburg City Cemetery.

She was born on Sept. 14, 1935, in Wayne County to the late Harvey and Essie Hollingsworth. Preceding her in death is one son, Billy Dale Langston.

Survivors include her husband, Willie “Billy” Langston Jr., of the home; one daughter, Sharon Langston Formy-Duval and husband, Jody, of Grifton; two sons, Randy Langston and wife, Tracie, of Kinston, Dean Langston of Grifton; sister, Essie Mae Reeves of Fremont; grandchildren, Misty Herring and husband, Matt, Stacy Britt and husband, Jonathan, Matthew Formy-Duval, Austin Langston and wife, Katie, Travis Langston, Brandon Langston, Lindsay Herring and husband, Brent, Kaitlyn Langston, Kelsey Langston; great-grandchildren, Kayla Britt, Nathan Britt, Mallory Herring, Macy Herring, Connor Herring; nephew, Kent Reeves and wife, Betty Jean, and their children, Paige Hudson and husband, Keith, and Travis Reeves.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Greater Vision Baptist Church, “Building Fund,” P.O. Box 1456, Kinston, N.C., 28503.

Arrangements by Howard-Carter Funeral Home.


Published in Obituaries on November 28, 2012 1:50 PM