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Sunday, June 30, 2013

TIFFANY ANN BLAKE

KENLY -- Tiffany Ann Blake, 20, of Kenly, died at her home Friday. Arrangments are pending at Minshew Coley Funeral Home....

FARRIOR LEE BRASWELL

Oct. 2, 1926-June 22, 2013 Farrior Lee Braswell Sr., 86, formerly of Wayne County, 330 Amity Road, Woodbridge, Conn., died June 22 at Saint Raphael Hospital in New Haven, Conn. Funeral will be 10 a.m. Monday at McIntyre Funeral...

JESSIE L. BRYANT

July 11, 1952-May 31, 2013 Jessie Lee Bryant, 60, of 4761 Ward Blvd., Wilson, died May 31, 2013, at Wilson Memorial Hospital. He was cremated,, and his remains will be scattered. He was born July 11, 1952, to Jessie...

NELL M. BUTLER

Nov. 12, 1919-June 27, 2013 ROSE HILL -- Nell M. Butler, 93, died Thursday at Carolina East Hospice Care Center in Kenansville. Funeral will be 2 p.m. today at Rose Hill Baptist Church, with visitation preceding the service at...

ELMORE B. DAIL

May 13, 1921-June 28, 2013 MOUNT OLIVE -- Elmore Budd Dail, 92, died Friday at Kenansville Health and Rehabilitation, Kenansville. Funeral will 2 p.m. today at Dail Cemetery. He was born May 13, 1921, in Duplin County to the...

JOSEPHINE SILVER DANIELS

FREMONT -- Josephine Silver Daniels, 89, of 200 Aycock St., Fremont, died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel....

ELIZABETH THOMAS FAISON

Died June 27, 2013 Elizabeth Thomas Faison, 78, Wallace, died Thursday at her home. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Rockfish AME Church in Teachey, with the Rev. Arthur Jenkins officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery....

MARGARET WILLIAMS FISHER

Oct. 20, 1948-June 27, 2013 Margaret Williams Fisher, 64, 1318 North Drive, died Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. She was born Oct. 20, 1948, in Bladen County. Mrs. Fisher will be remembered Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the...

KRISTIN L. HARDY

Sept. 16, 1984-June 28, 2013 LAGRANGE -- Kristin Lynn Hardy, 28, of LaGrange, was promoted to Heaven on Friday, June 28, 2013. Kristin was born Sept. 16, 1984, in Wayne County to Gail Nations Parker and the late Keith...

APRIL JACKSON

March 22, 1975-June 25, 2013 KINSTON -- April Jackson, 38, 1313 McAdoo St. Apt. E., died Tuesday at home. Funeral will be noon Monday at Church of Faith and Deliverance, 655 Sussex Drive, Kinston, with Pastor Raymond A. Jackson...

GERLINE MILLER KING

April 2, 1929-June 25, 2013 Gerline Miller King, 84, 2201 Royal Ave., died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday at Gospel Light United Holy Church in Mount Olive, with Dr. Dwight Morrisey Sr. officiating....

ERNESTEEN H. LAMBERT

Died June 29, 2013 Ernesteen H. Lambert, 82, passed away Saturday, June 29, 2013. Funeral will be 7 p.m. on Monday, July 1, 2013, at St. Matthew Pentecostal Holiness Church in Clinton, with Pastor Joseph Tew, Pastor Gerald Hollomon,...

LYNWOOD NOBLES

KINSTON -- Lynwood Nobles, died in Minneapolis, Minn. Arrangements are pending at Loftin Memorial-J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home, Kinston....

VIVIAN BRIDGERS PARRISH

KENLY -- Vivian Bridgers Parrish, 86, of Kenly, died at her home Friday. Arrangements are pending at Minshew-Coley Funeral Home....

ALVIN AUBREY SIMMONDS

March 9, 1929-June 26, 2013 Alvin Aubrey Simmonds, 84, died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. All services will be held privately. He was born in Jamaica on March 9, 1929, to the late Johnny and Alberta Simmonds. He is...

GERTIE MAE PICKETT WILLIAMS

Died June 27, 2013 Gertie Mae Pickett Williams, 84, of Beulaville, died Thursday at Carolina East Hospice Center in Kenansville. Funeral will be 2 p.m. today at Macedonia United Holy Church in Beulaville, with the Rev. Churchill Thomas Jr....

Friday, June 28, 2013

HATTIE EVELYN BENSON

April 6, 1919-June 27, 2013 KENANSVILLE -- Hattie Evelyn Benson, 94, Kenansville, passed away Thursday, June 27, 2013, at Parrish Family Care Home. Mrs. Benson was born in Duplin County April 6, 1919, to the late Clement and Clarissa...

NELL BUTLER

ROSE HILL -- Nell Butler, 93, died Thursday at Quinn Hospice Center in Kenansville. Arrangements are pending at Community Funeral Home of Rose Hill....

ELMORE B. DAIL

MOUNT OLIVE -- Elmore Budd Dail, 92, died today at Kenansville Health and Rehab. Arrangements are pending at Community Funeral Home of Warsaw....

WILLIE RAY JOYNER

June 22, 1947-June 26, 2013 MOUNT OLIVE -- Willie Ray Joyner, 66, 1672 Crows Foot Road, passed away Wednesday afternoon, June 26, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Mr. Joyner was born in Wayne County June 22, 1947, to Nina...

GERLINE MILLER KING

April 2, 1929-June 25, 2013 Gerline Miller King, 84, 2201 Royall Ave., died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral will be Monday at 11 a.m. in the James Thomas Haskins Memorial Chapel of Haskins Funeral Home, with Dr. Dwight...

MORRIS R. MCCOY JR.

Morris Ray McCoy Jr., 45, 112 Dewey St., died Wednesday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel....

Thursday, June 27, 2013

MARGARET WILLIAMS FISHER

Margaret Williams Fisher, 64, 1318 North Drive, died today at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

LAVAUGHNYA HUDSON

KILEEN, Texas -- LaVaughnya Hudson, 24, 2206 Apt. 8 Andover Drive, formerly of Goldsboro, died Tuesday. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

NATHANIEL JONES

March 9, 1955-June 22, 2013 "... weeping may endure for a night, but joy comes in the morning." Psalm 30:5 Mr. Nathaniel Jones, 58, 710 N. Jackson St., Goldsboro, N.C., departed his earthly life Saturday, June 22, 2013, at...

WILLIE RAY JOYNER

June 22, 1947-June 26, 2013 MOUNT OLIVE -- Willie Ray Joyner, 66, 1672 Crows Foot Road, passed away Wednesday afternoon, June 26, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Mr. Joyner was born in Wayne County June 22, 1947, to Nina...

ALVIN A. SIMMONDS

Alvin Aubrey Simmonds, 84, died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

LINDELL THOMPSON

Died June 21, 2013 KINSTON -- Lindell Thompson, 61, 2524 Sapphire Place, died Friday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Saturday at St. Delight Holiness Church in Parkstown, with pastor Walter Gordone officiating. Burial will be...

WILLIAM D. WHITMAN

Died June 25, 2013 ALBERTSON -- William Douglas Whitman, 64, died Tuesday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Funeral will be tonight at 7 at Albertson Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will be Friday at 10 a.m. at Whitman Family...

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

LAWRENCE T. CHAPMAN

Died June 22, 2013 GRIFTON -- Lawrence Terrell Chapman, 39, 2128 Brown Hodge Road, died Saturday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Piney Grove Free Will Baptist Church, with elder Derrick M....

JAMES EDWARD FULGHUM

Died June 23, 2013 SEVEN SPRINGS -- Mr. James Edward Fulghum, 67, 208 Simmons St., Seven Springs, N.C., passed away Sunday, June 23, 2013, at the Brian Center in Goldsboro, N.C. A memorial service will held Thursday, June 27,...

APRIL JACKSON

KINSTON -- April Jackson, 38, died Tuesday. Arrangements are pending at Loftin Memorial-J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home in Kinston....

GERLINE MILLER KING

Gerline Miller King, 84, resident of Goldsboro Assisted Living, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

GENE "PETE" LANE

Dec. 26, 1939-June 23, 2013 MOUNT OLIVE -- Gene Parker "Pete" Lane, 73, passed away early Sunday morning, June 23, at Vidant Pitt Hospital. Funeral services will be held Thursday, June 27, at 7 p.m. at Tyndall Funeral Home,...

DONNIE LAGRANG MCINTYRE

Sept. 14, 1953-June 24, 2013 Apostle Donnie LaGrang McIntyre, 59, 609 Gloucester Road, Goldsboro, N.C., transitioned from labor to reward Monday, June 24, 2013, in Hyattsville, Md. He was born Sept. 14, 1953, to the late James Earl McIntyre...

VICKIE D. MCPHAUL

Aug. 26, 1959-June 21, 2013 KINSTON -- Vickie D. McPhaul, 53, 2116 Cedar Lane, died Friday at Carolina Rehabilitation Center in Fayetteville. Funeral will be Friday at 11 a.m. at Jericho AME Zion Church in Kinston, with the Rev....

MICHAEL M. OATES

Died June 24, 2013 FAISON -- Michael Martin Oates, 68, 108 S. Hill St., died Monday at home. Graveside service with full military honors will be 11 a.m. Friday at Oates Family Cemetery in Faison. He was born in...

LLOYD RONALD PUGH

May 13, 1913-June 24, 2013 WILMINGTON, Del. -- Lloyd Ronald Pugh, 100, formerly of Goldsboro, passed away Monday, June 24, 2013, at Ingleside Retirement Home in Wilmington, Del. Lloyd was born in Randolph County May 13, 1913, to the...

ADOLPH ROYALL

Died June 17, 2013 WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Adolph Royall, formerly of Goldsboro, passed suddenly June 17, 2013, in Washington, D.C. He was the son of the late U.Z. Royall and Elouise Royall, and a 1960 graduate of Dillard High...

MILLIE I.B. SCOTT

Died June 24, 2013 Millie Izora Bibby Scott, 76, died Monday. Visitation will be tonight from 5 to 8 at Walter Sanders Funeral Home chapel in Smithfield....

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

EULA E. GODWIN

Dec. 5, 1926-June 24, 2013 KENLY -- Eula Estelle Godwin, 86, died at Wilson Medical Center Monday. Funeral will be 3 p.m. Wednesday at Center Ridge Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. J. Richard McDuffie officiating. Burial will be in...

GENE "PETE" LANE

Dec. 26, 1939-June 23, 2013 MOUNT OLIVE -- Gene Parker "Pete" Lane, 73, passed away early Sunday morning, June 23, at Vidant Pitt Hospital. Mr. Lane, a graduate of Goldsboro High School, had served in the United States Air...

D.L. MCINTYRE

Died June 24, 2013 Apostle D.L. McIntyre, 609 Gloucester Road, Goldsboro, N.C., departed this life June 24, 2013, in Hyattsville, Md. Apostle McIntyre leaves to cherish his memories his wife of 28 years, apostle Diane McIntyre of the home,...

NANCY MILLER

Died June 21, 2013 IVANHOE -- Nancy Miller, 81, Kenneth Lane, died Friday. Funeral will be noon Wednesday at Snow Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Ivanhoe, with pastor Gliston Morrisey officiating and the Rev. Terry Henry as eulogist. A...

LLOYD R. PUGH

Lloyd Ronald Pugh, 100, died Monday in Wilmington, Del. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

Monday, June 24, 2013

DOROTHY ANDERSON FERGUSON

Died June 22, 2013 Dorothy Anderson Ferguson, 87, passed away Saturday, June 22, 2013, at The Pines of Goldsboro. Dorothy was born in Wayne County, and was the daughter of the late Charlie Anderson and Louise Grant Anderson. She...

WILLIAM "LEWIS" FERRELL

Dec. 24, 1926-June 23, 2013 RALEIGH -- William "Lewis" Ferrell, 86, Raleigh, passed away, Sunday morning, June 23, 2013, at Wake Medical Center. Born Dec. 24, 1926, he was the son of the late Raymond and Hallie Ferrell. In...

DORIS "LENI" HUTSON

April 2, 1934-June 23, 2013 Doris "Leni" Hutson geb von der Lippe (means born von der Lippe) was born April 2, 1934, in Essen, West Germany, and died June 23, 2013. She was the daughter of Mathilda Johanna Dehart...

NATHANIEL JONES

Nathaniel Jones, 58, 710 N. Jackson St., died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Home....

GENE P. LANE

Died June 23, 2013 MOUNT OLIVE -- Gene Parker "Pete" Lane, 73, Maysville School Road, died Sunday at Vidant Pitt Hospital. Funeral will be Thursday at 7 p.m. at Tyndall Funeral Home, with visitation following. Entombment will be Friday...

BILLY E. SAULS

Sept. 17, 1935-June 23, 2013 Billy Exum Sauls, 77, was born Sept. 17, 1935, in Wayne County, and died June 23 2013, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro. Billy graduated from Eureka High School class of 1953. He...

Sunday, June 23, 2013

FARRIOR L. BRASWELL

Farrior Lee Braswell Sr., 86, formerly of Wayne County, 330 Amity Road, Woodbridge, Conn., died on Saturday at Saint Raphael Hospital, New Haven, Conn. Arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Home and Florist of Goldsboro and Mount Olive....

DOROTHY MILLER BRITT

Feb. 20, 1923-June 21, 2013 WARSAW -- Dorothy Miller Britt, 90, of Wilmington, formerly of Warsaw, passed away Friday, June 21,2013, at New Hanover Regional Hospital. Mrs. Britt was born February 20, 1923, in Wake County to the late...

DOROTHY ANDERSON FERGUSON

Dorothy Anderson Ferguson, 87, died Saturday at The Pines. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home....

ALLEN GRIMES

Dec. 31, 1965-June 21, 2013 William Allen Grimes, 47, passed peacefully into that far better life with his Lord and Savior, and with those beloved family who went on before, while surrounded by his loving family. Allen was born...

ROGER ALLEN LANCASTER

July 19, 1954-June 19, 2013 Roger Allen Lancaster, 58, passed away on Wednesday, June 19, 2013, at his home. Roger was born in Pensacola, Fla., on July 19, 1954, to the late James Warren Lancaster and Geraldine Henry Lancaster....

CATHERINE L. LEE

Died June 20, 2013 MOUNT OLIVE -- Catherine L. "Niecy" Lee, 60, of 212 W. Maple St., died Thursday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday at Jerusalem Free Will Baptist Church, Seven Springs,...

FRANKLIN H. MARTINSON

Oct. 15, 1928-June 18, 2013 Franklin Henry Martinson, 84, died Tuesday at Willow Creek Nursing Home. Franklin was born in Passaic County, N.J., on October 15, 1928, to the late Neal Martinson and Katherine Mick Martinson. He was retired...

VICKIE MCPHAUL

Vickie McPhaul died Friday. Arrangements are pending at Loftin Memorial-J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home....

JASON MOWER

April 28, 1984-June 15, 2013 MINOT AIR FORCE BASE, N.D. --Technical Sgt. Jason Mower, 29, drowned Saturday, June 15, 2013, as the result of a canoeing accident. He was stationed at Minot Air Force Base as a member of...

MARION R. PIPKIN JR.

Nov. 5, 1917-June 21, 2013 Marion Russell Pipkin Jr., 95, passed away on Friday, June 21, 2013, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Marion was born in Richmond, Va., on November 5, 1917, to the late Marion Russell Pipkin Sr....

FRANCES MERCER PITTMAN

Died June 20, 2013 Frances Mercer Pittman, 74, died at SECU Hospice House in Smithfield on Thursday. Funeral will be 2 p.m. today at Holly Springs Free Will Baptist Church with the Rev. Curtis Jones officiating. Visitation was Saturday...

MAVIS RAYNOR

Oct. 30, 1926-June 21, 2013 LEXINGTON -- Mavis L. Strickland Raynor, 86, of Carolina House, died Friday at Hinkle Hospice House. Inurnment will be 11 a.m. Monday at Wayne Memorial Park, 2925 US Highway 117 South. She was born...

STEPHEN H. REEL

Died June 19, 2013 Stephen H. Reel, 58, of Raleigh died unexpectedly at home on Wednesday, June 19, 2013. He was a native of Pitt County and was the son of Maxine Vincent Reel and the late Raymond Reel....

CHARLES R. ROGERS

Died June 22, 2013 KENLY -- Charles "Charlie" Rufus Rogers of Kenly died Saturday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral will be 7 p.m. on Tuesday at Unity Free Will Baptist Church, 2200 Downing St. SW, Wilson, N.C., 27893,...

LEXINE KIRBY WILLIAMS

July 16, 1932-June 21, 2013 Lexine Kirby Williams, 80, of Morganton died Friday, June 21, 2013, at her home following a period of declining health. She was born in Wayne County on July 16, 1932, and was a daughter...

Friday, June 21, 2013

FRONIE M. BOONE

Died June 15, 2013 MAGNOLIA -- Fronie Mae Boone, 79, died Saturday at Vidant Duplin Hospital in Kenansville. Funeral will be at Betholite Missionary Baptist Church in Magnolia Saturday at 1 p.m., with the Rev. Kevin Allen officiating. Burial...

WILLIAM A. GRIMES

William Allen Grimes, 47, died today at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

LETA B. HARDY

Jan. 31, 1917-June 20, 2013 LAGRANGE -- Leta Beaman Hardy, 96, Institute community, died Thursday at home. Graveside service will be Saturday at 10 a.m. at Fairview Cemetery, with the Rev. Ray Teague officiating. She was born Jan. 31,...

RONNIE DOUGLAS "DOC" HAYES

Died June 18, 2013 SWANSBORO -- Ronnie Douglas "Doc" Hayes, 68, passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2013, in New Bern. Born and raised in Kinston, Doc was the son of Beulah Dale Hayes and Clyde Douglas Hayes. He was...

CATHERINE LEE

MOUNT OLIVE -- Catherine Lee died Thursday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Arrangements are pending at Garris Funeral Home....

ROBERT D. PRIDGEN JR.

Sept. 28, 1982-June 14, 2013 KINSTON -- Robert "Junnie" Dennis Pridgen Jr., 30, 1704 Windsor Road, died June 14. Funeral will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at Post Oak Grove Free Will Baptist Church in Kinston. Visitation will be...

DAVID ANDREW SOUTHERLAND

Dec. 12, 1959-June 18, 2013 LAGRANGE -- David Andrew Southerland, 53, passed away Tuesday at his home. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 22, 2013, at Willow Dale Cemetery, with the Rev. Adam Seate officiating....

Thursday, June 20, 2013

LELA MAE C. GRIMES

May 23, 1928-June 19, 2013 WILSON -- Lela Mae Chase Grimes, 85, went to be with her Lord and savior Wednesday, June 19, 2013, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Homegoing services will be held Friday, June 21, 2013, at...

RONNIE D. HAYES

SWANSBORO -- Ronnie Douglas Hayes, 68, died Tuesday. Arrangements are pending at Pollock-Best Funerals and Cremations of New Bern....

FRANKLIN H. MARTINSON

Franklin Henry Martinson, 84, died Tuesday at Willow Creek Nursing Home. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

LARNELL REECE

Jan. 26, 1952-June 14, 2013 Larnell Reece, 61, 1210 S. Best St., died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Mount Zion Church Ministries, with apostle Stephanie Hart officiating. Burial will full military...

DAVID A. SOUTHERLAND

LAGRANGE -- David Andrew Southerland, 53, died Tuesday at home. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

NANCY G. WILLIAMSON

Sept. 29, 1936-June 18, 2013 EMERALD ISLE -- Nancy Greggains Williamson, 76, passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at Carolina House in Morehead City. Nancy was born in Rome, N.Y., Sept. 29, 1936, to the late William R. Greggains...

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

BETTY R. BISHOP and LARRY A. BISHOP

Sept. 28, 1938-June 17, 2013 Dec. 2, 1943-June 18, 2013 MOUNT OLIVE -- Funeral services for Larry and Betty Bishop will be held Friday, June 21, at 2 p.m. at Tyndall Funeral Home Mount Olive, with the Rev. Paul...

LELA GRIMES

Lela Grimes, 85, died today at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

JOSEPH HORNE

Died June 17, 2013 ZEBULON -- Joseph Horne, 66, died at home Monday. Funeral will be 7 p.m. Thursday at Minshew-Coley Funeral Home chapel, with the Rev. Lewis Godwin officiating and the Rev. Richard A. Glosson assisting. Graveside service...

BRIANA M. QUYYUM

March 31, 2013-June 14, 2013 Briana Marie Quyyum died Friday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. A memorial service will be at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home Friday at 4 p.m., with the Rev. Jim Willoughby officiating. She was the daughter...

PATRICIA K. WALKER

Oct. 10, 1954-June 14, 2013 LAGRANGE -- Patricia Kelly "Pat" Walker, 58, died Friday at home. A memorial service will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Rouse Funeral Home in LaGrange. She was born Oct. 10, 1954, in...

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

MICHAEL D. ERSHOCK

Nov. 24, 1951-May 31, 2013 Michael Don Ershock, 61, died May 31 at home. All services will be private. He was born in Maryland Nov. 24, 1951, to the late Michael and Carol Cox Ershock. Arrangements are by Howell...

ANTHONY L. GILLS

LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- Anthony Lee Gills, 52, formerly of Goldsboro, died Monday. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

ARTHUR WAYNE PERRY

Jan. 14, 1948-June 16, 2013 Arthur Wayne Perry, 65, passed away suddenly Sunday, June 16, 2013, at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Wayne was born in Wayne County Jan. 14, 1948, to the late Arthur Cleveland Perry and Margaret Hazel Moore...

ROBERT D. PRIDGEN JR.

KINSTON -- Robert Dennis Pridgen Jr., 30, died Friday. Arrangements are pending at Loftin Memorial-J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home in Kinston....

PAMELA J. SHOEMAKER

STANTONSBURG -- Pamela J. Shoemaker, 48, 1127 Lanetown Road, died Sunday at home. No service is planned....

JAMES PARKER SMITH

Aug. 4, 1923-June 17, 2013 James Parker Smith, 89, passed away Monday, June 17, 2013, at Willow Creek Nursing Home. James was born in Wayne County Aug. 4, 1923, to the late George and Dollie S. Smith. He retired...

NANCY G. WILLIAMSON

EMERALD ISLE -- Nancy Greggains Williamson, 76, died today at Carolina House in Morehead City. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

Monday, June 17, 2013

WAYNE PERRY

Arthur Wayne Perry, 65, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

PATRICIA K. WALKER

LAGRANGE -- Patricia Kelly "Pat" Walker, 58, died Friday at home. Arrangements are pending at Rouse Funeral Home of LaGrange....

JAMES T. WHITE

June 2, 1942-June 15, 2013 SALEMBURG -- James Trafton "J.T." White, 71, died Saturday at home. Graveside service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Pinecrest Cemetery in Warsaw. He was born June 2, 1942, in Duplin County to the...

J.D. WOODARD

LUCAMA -- J.D. Woodard, 86, 7215 U.S. 301 South, died Sunday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Wilson....

Sunday, June 16, 2013

JOHN ANDREWS

Died Feb. 26, 2013 BALDWIN, N.Y. -- John E. Andrews of Baldwin, N.Y., died Feb. 26, 2013, at Mercy Medical Center in Rockville Center. Viewing was at Fullerton Funeral Home in Baldwin. A Mass of Christian burial was at...

GABRIELLA EVELYN DAVIS

Gabriella Evelyn Davis, infant twin sister to Audrey Kaydence Davis, died on June 12, 2013, at 2:56 p.m. at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh. Arrangements are incomplete at this time with J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

AUDREY KAYDENCE DAVIS

Audrey Kaydence Davis, infant twin sister to Gabriella Evelyn Davis, died on June 12, 2013, at 2:56 p.m. at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh. Arrangements are incomplete at this time with J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

LINDA SUE DENNINGTON

Jan. 31, 1947-June 12, 2013 DUDLEY -- Linda Sue Dennington, 66, passed away peacefully Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro with her family by her side. All services will be held privately. Mrs. Dennington...

MILDRED WALLACE EVERETTE

Died May 10, 2013 A memorial service honoring the life of Mildred Wallace Everette of Goldsboro will be held Monday, June 17, at 11 a.m. at Raleigh Moravian Church, 1816 Ridge Road, Raleigh, N.C., 27607. Mrs. Everette passed away...

MIKE "KORNBRED" KENNEDY

Died June 10, 2013 TRENTON -- Mike "Kornbred" Kennedy, 42, Trenton passed away June 10, 2013, in Jacksonville, Fla. He was a member of Tuckahoe Motorcycle Club, Purgatory, N.C., a 32nd degree master Mason with Zion Lodge No. 81...

THOMAS ELMER LEE

June 10, 1927-June 18, 2013 HIGH POINT -- Thomas Elmer Lee, 85, 3505 Alamosa Drive, High Point, died Tuesday, June 18, 2013, in the Hospice Home in High Point. He was born June 10, 1927, to Dewey and Lizzie...

WENDY MILTON

Aug. 19, 1968-June 6, 2013 MOUNT OLIVE -- Wendy Milton, 44, died on June 6, 2013, at home. A celebration of life will be held at 3 p.m. today at New Life Worship Center, 218 E. Maple St., Mount...

CRETTIE A. PETERSON

Died June 13, 2013 WALLACE -- Crettie Arlene Peterson, 79, died Thursday at home. Funeral will be at Adoram Missionary Baptist Church in Wallace Monday at noon, with the Rev. James Page officiating. Burial will be at Duplin Memorial...

BRIANA MARIE QUYYUM

Briana Marie Quyyum, born March 31, 2013, died Friday at Vidant Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete at this time with Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory....

EDWARD HARRY SHORT JR.

Aug. 15, 1944-June 13, 2013 Edward Harry Short Jr., 68, died on Thursday, June 13, 2013. He was born on Aug. 15, 1944, to the late Grace Elizabeth (Warrick) Short and Edward Harry Short Sr. Ed graduated from Francis...

JAMES "JIMMY" T. WHITE

SALEMBURG -- James "Jimmy" T. White, 71, of Salemburg passed away Saturday, June 15, 2013, at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Community Funeral Home of Warsaw....

Friday, June 14, 2013

RANDY E. HOLLOMAN

Oct. 25, 1957-June 12, 2013 WARSAW -- Randy Earl Holloman, 55, died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Saturday in Community Funeral Home chapel. He was born Oct. 25, 1957, in Wayne County...

VERLESTINE LAURICE WILLIAMS HOLMES

Died June 11, 2013 HIGHLAND SPRINGS, Va. -- Verlestine L. Williams Holmes, 71, Highland Springs, Va., passed away June 11, 2013, at Virginia Commonweath University Medical Center Hospital in Richmond, Va. She was formerly of Warsaw, N.C. The funeral...

TRINDELL D. JORDAN

May 14, 1992-June 5, 2013 RALEIGH -- Trindell Devon Jordan Thomas, 21, 1115 N. Spring Garden Circle, died June 5 from injuries sustained in an accident. Funeral will be Saturday in Raleigh at 1 p.m. Interment will be in...

GEOFFREY KENAN

June 2, 1966-June 11, 2013 GREENVILLE -- Geoffrey Kenan, 3230 Mosely Drive, died Tuesday at home. Funeral will be Sunday at 2 p.m. at First Missionary Baptist Church Chinquapin, with the Rev. Darryl Ferguson officiating. Burial will be in...

MIKE KENNEDY

TRENTON -- Mike "Kornbred" Kennedy, 42, died Monday in Jacksonville, Fla. Arrangements are pending at Pink Hill Funeral Home....

ZELLENA MOORE

Jan. 6, 1948-June 11, 2013 KINSTON -- Zellena Moore died Tuesday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital. Funeral will be today from noon to 2 p.m. in the Nannie D. Loftin Memorial Chapel at Loftin Memorial-J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home. She was...

GLISTON L. MORRISEY

Died June 12, 2013 WARSAW -- Gliston Lee Morrisey, 69, 542 Revelle Road, died Wednesday at Wake Medical Center. Funeral will be Saturday at noon at First Baptist Church Turkey, with the Rev. Bobby Rogers officiating. Burial will be...

BERTHA I. PICKETT

Died June 11, 2013 WALLACE -- Bertha Irene Pickett, 68, died Tuesday at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington. Funeral will be at Rose Hill Funeral Home chapel in Rose Hill Sunday at 2 p.m., with the Rev....

LARNELL REECE

Larnell Reece, 60, died today at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

PENNY SULLIVAN

May 3, 1923-June 13, 2013 Pinina "Penny" Hill Sullivan, 90, passed away Thursday, June 13, 2013, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by her family. Penny was born in Wayne County May 3, 1923, to the late Frank and...

Thursday, June 13, 2013

GLISTON L. MORRISEY

WARSAW -- Gliston Lee Morrisey, 69, 542 Revelle Road, died Wednesday at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh. Arrangements are pending at Garris Funeral Home....

GWENDOLYN ARNOLD

July 29, 1950-June 10, 2013 KINSTON -- Gwendolyn Arnold, 62, 609 Will Baker Road, died at Mercy Hospital in Charlotte Monday, June 10, 2013. Funeral will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at Greater St. Paul Holy Church in Kinston....

LINDA S. DENNINGTON

DUDLEY -- Linda Sue Dennington, 66, died Wednesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

HILDA B. JACKSON

Feb. 2, 1926-June 11, 2013 Hilda Barwick Jackson, 87, died Tuesday at Magnolia Gardens Nursing Home in Warrenton. Born in Wayne County, she was the daughter of the late Robert S. and Cathalou Pennington Barwick, and wife of the...

VAN C. JOYNER

Oct. 19, 1961-June 9, 2013 SMITHFIELD -- The Rev. Van C. Joyner, 51, 412 E. Rose St., died Sunday at Duke Medical Center Durham. Funeral will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at St. James AME Zion Church. He was...

GEOFFERY KENAN

GREENVILLE -- Geoffery Kenan, 47, 3230 Mosely Drive, died Tuesday at home. Arrangements are pending at Garris Funeral Home....

ELSIE S. MOORE

March 26, 1924-June 7, 2013 LAGRANGE -- Elsie Sutton Moore, 89, LaGrange, passed away Friday, June 7, 2013. Elsie was born March 26, 1924, in LaGrange to the late John Hardy Sutton and Amy Graham Sutton. She graduated from...

ANN REAM

LAGRANGE -- Ann Ream, 45, 167 Malcolm Glenn Lane, died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

PLUMMER RUFFIN

Died June 7, 2013 SNOW HILL -- Plummer Ruffin, 74, 2126 N.C. 903, died Friday. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Hamilton Funeral Chapel in Wilson....

SALLIE M. ARTIS SHACKLEFORD

Died June 6, 2013 ZEBULON -- Sallie Mae Artis Shackleford, 88, 1425 Parks Village, formerly of Wayne County, died June 6. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Wilson....

JOSEPH A. STEWART JR.

LINA H. WENDELL

Jan. 15, 1931-June 11, 2013 Lina Haddock Wendell, 82, went to be with her Lord Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Lina was born in Lenoir County Jan. 15, 1931, to the late Christopher C. Haddock...

STEVE WILLIAMS

Jan. 14, 1947-June 12, 2013 Lawrence "Steve" Stephen Williams, 66, South Center Street, passed away Wednesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. A celebration of his life will be held Friday evening, June 14, 2013, at 7 p.m. from the...

RAYMOND MARSHALL YELVERTON

Dec. 7, 1925-June 12, 2013 EUREKA -- Raymond Marshall Yelverton, 87, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at the Brian Center in Wilson. Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 15, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Eureka Cemetery. The...

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

TAMMY L. BROWN

Died June 8, 2013 COWETA, Okla. -- Tammy Lee Brown, 42, died Saturday. Funeral will be at First United Methodist Church of Broken Arrow, Okla., Friday at 10 a.m. Arrangements are by Floral Haven Funeral Home of Broken Arrow....

THURMAN E. CAPPS

Died June 10, 2013 MICRO -- Thurman Edward Capps, 72, died at home Monday. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Minshew-Coley Funeral Home chapel, with the Rev. Terry D. Hayes and the Rev. Mike Wells officiating. Interment will...

KENNETH W. CARNES

June 20, 1956-June 8, 2013 Kenneth W. Carnes, 56, passed away Saturday, June 8, 2013. He was the son of Harry W. and Eloise V. Carnes of Goldsboro. Kenny was born June 20, 1956, and grew up in Morningside,...

MARY ANN FROMER BAUGUS DURHAM

Aug. 14, 1935-June 10, 2013 Mary Ann Fromer Baugus Durham, 77, formerly of Micro, died at WilMed Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Wilson. Funeral will be tonight at 7 at Trinity Church of God of Prophecy in Kenly, with...

MILDRED JACOBS HILLIARD

Jan. 26, 1925-June 5, 2013 Mildred Jacobs Hilliard, 98, Goldsboro, departed this life June 5, 2013, in Countryside Assisted Living in Pikeville, N.C. She was born Jan. 26, 1925, in Wayne County to Frank and Pearl Bryant Jacobs. She...

ALFRED CARLTON JONES

Aug. 25, 1952-June 10, 2013 WILSON -- Alfred Carlton Jones, 60, Wilson, passed away Monday. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday at Joyner's Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Evergreen Memorial Park. The Rev. Wayne King and...

ZELLENA MOORE

KINSTON -- Zellena Moore died Tuesday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Loftin Memorial-J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home of Kinston....

ODETTE M. PAGE

Nov. 3, 1925-June 11, 2-13 Odette Marie Page, 87, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A service will be held at a later date. She was born in France Nov. 3, 1925, to the late Rene and Juliette Vatrey....

TRINDELL D.J. THOMAS

RALEIGH -- Trindell Devon Jordan Thomas, 21, died Thursday from injuries sustained in an accident. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

MARGARET M. WELDON

Aug. 3, 1931-June 8, 2013 KINSTON -- Margaret Marie Weldon, 81, 2223 Ivy Road, died Saturday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital. Funeral will be Thursday at 3:30 p.m. at New Birth Holy Church in Kinston, with the Rev. Ronald Hagans...

LAWRENCE S. WILLIAMS

Lawrence Stephen Williams, 66, South Center Street, died today at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

RAYMOND M. YELVERTON

EUREKA -- Raymond M. Yelverton, 87, died today at the Brian Center of Wilson. Arrangements are pending at Shackleford-Howell Funeral Home....

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

GWENDOLYN ARNOLD

CHARLOTTE -- Gwendolyn Arnold, formerly of Kinston, died at Mercy Hospital Monday. Arrangements are pending at Loftin Memorial-J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home of Kinston....

MAURICE R. BEST

April 23, 1962-June 8, 2013 RALEIGH -- Maurice Rinaldo Best, 51, 3308 Heritage Place, died Saturday at Tower Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral will be Wednesday at 1 p.m. at McIntyre Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Paul Schneidmill...

KENNETH W. CARNES

PIKEVILLE -- Kenneth Woodrow Carnes, 56, died Saturday at home. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

ELAINE CHAPMAN

Nov. 11, 1937-June 6, 2013 DOVER -- Elaine Chapman, 75, 730 Bell Town Road, died Thursday at Ayden Court Nursing and Rehabilitation. Funeral will be Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Heath Abundant Life Ministries in Kinston, with bishop Aaron...

DAVID EARL COLEY

Nov. 24, 1941-June 9, 2013 MIDDLESEX -- David Earl Coley, 71, died Sunday. Funeral will be tonight at 7 at the chapel of Minshew-Coley Funeral Home, with the Rev. Tim Stevens officiating. Graveside service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday...

REBECCA M. GLASS

Oct. 4 1978-June 8 2013 MOUNT OLIVE -- Rebecca "Becky" Lynn Miller Glass, 34, died Saturday. Funeral will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Unity Baptist Church in Mount Olive, with pastor Ronnie Wise officiating. She was the daughter of...

HILDA B. JACKSON

Hilda Barwick Jackson, 87, died today at Magnolia Gardens Nursing Home in Warrenton. Arrangements are pending at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory....

VAN C. JOYNER

SMITHFIELD -- The Rev. Van C. Joyner, 51, 412 E. Rose St., died Sunday at Duke Medical Center in Durham. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

MARVIN EARL MERCER

Aug. 2, 1950-June 9, 2013 WILSON -- Marvin Earl Mercer, 62, Wilson, passed away Sunday. Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Thursday at Joyner's Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Evergreen Memorial Park. The Rev. Johnny Sullivan will...

ODETTE M. PAGE

Odette Marie Page, 87, died today at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

EDWARD SCHMIDT PETERSEN

Nov. 19, 1921-June 3, 2013 MIDDLEBURG, Va. -- Edward Schmidt Petersen, M.D., passed away at his home in Middleburg, Va., June 3, 2013, after a fall and subsequent hospitalization. Dr. Petersen was born Nov. 19, 1921, in Chicago, Ill....

JOYCE J. REAVES

July 7, 1922-June 10, 2013 MOUNT OLIVE -- Joyce Jones Reaves passed away Monday, June 10, 2013. Mrs. Reaves, 91, N. Southerland St., Mount Olive, was a member of First Baptist Church of Mount Olive. She was preceded in...

CONTONNA L. WORRELLS

Oct. 5, 1971-June 6, 2013 Contonna Lavern Worrells, 41, 1731 A Holly St., died Thursday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Funeral will be Thursday at 1 p.m. at Eastern Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. She was born Oct. 5,...

Monday, June 10, 2013

PAULINE BURT

Pauline Burt, 74, 805 E. End Circle, died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

ROSA GRAY GOLSON

Died June 4, 2013 CHESTER, Pa. -- Rosa Gray "Cookie" Golson, 57, formerly of Mount Olive, died Tuesday at home. Funeral will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Earl L. Foster Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 9 to...

MARGARET M. WELDON

KINSTON -- Margaret Marie Weldon, 81, died Saturday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Loftin Memorial-J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home of Kinston....

LOUISE WILLIAMS

Nov. 10, 1936-June 8, 2013 MOUNT OLIVE -- Emma Louise Grady Williams, 76, passed away Saturday evening at Wayne Memorial Hospital in Goldsboro, surrounded by her family. She is survived by her six children, Joy W. Pearce and husband,...

Sunday, June 9, 2013

MAURICE R. BEST

RALEIGH -- Maurice Rinaldo Best, 51, 3308 Heritage Place, Raleigh, N.C., died Saturday at Tower Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Raleigh, N.C. Arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Home and Florist of Goldsboro and Mount Olive, N.C....

NORMA MATHIS CROOM

Oct. 3, 1928-June 7, 2013 WARSAW -- Norma Mathis Croom, 84, of Warsaw died Friday at Carolina East Quinn Hospice Center of Kenansville. Funeral will be 3 p.m. Monday at Community Funeral Home Chapel of Warsaw. Burial will follow...

WILLIAM R. DEES

Aug. 31,1925-May 8, 2013 RALEIGH -- Lt. Colonel William R. Dees (Bill), aka Mr. Wonderful, 87, of Raleigh, N.C., passed on May 8, 2013, at Rex Hospital. William was born August 31, 1925, in Fremont, N.C. to the late...

ROSA GRAY GOLSON

Rosa Gray Golson, 57, formerly of Mount Olive, died Tuesday at her home in Chester, Pa. Arrangements are pending at Christian Brothers Funeral Home & Cremations Inc. of Kinston....

JEAN WESTBROOK HOLMES

Aug. 2, 1932-June 7, 2013 MOUNT OLIVE -- Hilda Jean Westbrook Holmes, 80, of the Indian Springs community passed away early Friday morning, June 7, 2013, at Genesis Health Care & Rehab Center in Mount Olive. She is survived...

THOMAS E. LEE

June 10, 1927-June 3, 2013 HIGH POINT -- Thomas Elmer Lee, 85, 3505 Alamosa Drive, High Point, N.C., died Tuesday at Hospice Home in High Point. Funeral will be Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church. Burial...

ELMORE MIDDLETON

Died June 3, 2013 NEW YORK -- Elmore Middleton, formerly of Kenansville, N.C., died Monday at Montefiore Hospital, Bronx, N.Y. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday at First Missionary Baptist Church of Kenansville. Visitation will be 9 to 11...

MARYLENE B. MOORE

May 1, 1923-June 7, 2013 Marylene Briley Moore, age 90, of Woodard's Care Memory Unit, died Friday morning at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. She was born in Pitt County to the late Fenner B. and Jennie Whitehurst Briley and...

ELSIE S. MOORE

LAGRANGE -- Elsie S. Moore, 89, of LaGrange died Friday. Arrangements are pending at Rouse Funeral Home, LaGrange....

RUTH BARBARA NATSCH

Died May 31, 2013 WILSON -- Ruth Barbara Natsch, 91, of Wilson, N.C., died on May 31, 2013. In accordance with her wishes, she was cremated. Burial occurred on Thursday at St. Joseph's Cemetery in Cincinnati, Ohio. Cremation arrangements...

CARRIE STRICKLAND OUTLAW

June 6, 1926-June 7, 2013 SEVEN SPRINGS -- Carrie Strickland Outlaw, 86, died Friday morning at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro. She is survived by her eight children, Lynwood Earl Outlaw, Annie Belle Mumford and her husband, Gary,...

REBECCA COZART SMITH

Oct. 18, 1923-June 8, 2013 Rebecca Cozart Smith (Becky and Beck Beck), 89, passed away on June 8, 2013, at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center. Rebecca was born in Wake County on October 18, 1923, to the late Wiley...

LOUISE WILLIAMS

Louise Williams died today at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Tyndall Funeral Home....

WESLEY W. WOODARD

May 10, 1935-June 7, 2013 SELMA -- Wesley Willard Woodard, 78, died Friday at the SECU Hospice House in Smithfield, N.C. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Monday at the chapel of Minshew-Coley Funeral Home with visitation to occur from...

BARBARA INGRAM YEARWOOD

Feb. 18, 1941-June 8, 2013 The heavens needed another angel. Barbara left this earth June 8, 2013. Barbara was born in Wayne County on Feb. 18, 1941, to the late Woodrow and Clara Sanders Ingram. She graduated from Goldsboro...

Friday, June 7, 2013

ELAINE CHAPMAN

DOVER -- Elaine Chapman, 75, 730 Bell Town Road, died Thursday at Ayden Court Nursing and Rehabilitation. Arrangements are pending at Loftin Memorial-J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home....

TERENCE LEE BROWN DAVIS

July 27, 1991-June 4, 2013 Terence Lee Brown Davis, 21, passed away Tuesday June 4, 2013. Terence was a very smart and intelligent individual who took his education very seriously and always wanted to accomplish the most out of...

WENDY MILTON

MOUNT OLIVE -- Wendy Milton, 44, died Thursday at home. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

MARYLENE MOORE

Marylene Moore, 88, died today at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home....

PATRICIA A. NEWMAN

Jan. 21, 1949-June 5, 2013 LAGRANGE -- Patricia Casey Newman, LaGrange, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2013. Pat was born Jan. 21, 1949, in Goldsboro to the late Kendrick and Peggy Casey. She was preceded in death by her...

CARRIE OUTLAW

SEVEN SPRINGS -- Carrie Outaw, 86, died today at Kitty Askns Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Tyndall Funeral Home....

MARVIN F. PAGE

Died June 3, 2013 LANDRUM, S.C. -- Marvin F. Page, 88, Tryon, passed away June 3, 2013, at White Oak Manor. He was son of the late Floyd and Eva West Page, and husband of the late Aileene Redden...

ECHO S. PAINTER

Feb. 1, 1925-June 5, 2013 MOUNT OLIVE -- Mrs. Echo St. John Hager Painter, 88, Mount Olive, N.C., passed away Wednesday morning, June 5, 2013. Death came while she was in the familiar surroundings of home and in the...

JOHNNIE B. POTOCNICK

Dec. 26, 1924-June 4, 2013 Johnnie Burch Potocnick, 88, died Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at her home. Johnnie was born in Wayne County, N.C., Dec. 26, 1924, to the late Earl Burch and Julia Griffith Burch. She was married...

HAZEL LEOLA RACKLEY

Died June 5,2013 DUDLEY -- Funeral services for Hazel Leola Barnett Rackley will be held today, June 7, at 7 p.m. at Tyndall Funeral Home, with visitation taking place one hour before the service. Burial will be Saturday, June...

JOSEPH A. STEWART JR.

DUDLEY -- Joseph A. Stewart Jr., 47, 121 Eagle Ridge Drive, died Thursday at the Veterans Hospital in Fayetteville. Arrangements are pending at Garris Funeral Home....

NINA BAKER WESTON

Died June 6, 2013 GREENVILLE -- Mrs. Nina Baker Weston, 88, died Thursday, June 6, 2013. The funeral service will be conducted Sunday at 2 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church. Burial will follow in Pinewood Memorial Park. Mrs. Weston...

CONTONNA L. WORRELLS

Contonna L. Worrells, 41, died Thursday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

Thursday, June 6, 2013

WILLIAM LEHMAN DARDEN

Died June 4, 2013 MOUNT OLIVE -- William Lehman Darden, 91, died Tuesday, June 4, 2013. Funeral services will be Friday, June 7, 2013, at 11 a.m. at West and Dunn Funeral Home chapel, with the Rev. Marvin Bryant...

CLARA SUTTON DAVENPORT

Died June 4, 2013 NEW BERN -- Clara Sutton Davenport, 69, died Tuesday. Funeral will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Pollock-Best Funeral chapel, with pastor Jerry Rackley officiating. Burial will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Pine View Cemetery in...

DANNY P. GODWIN

Jan. 9, 1950-June 4, 2013 Danny Preston Godwin, 63, passed away Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital surrounded by his family. Danny was born in Wilson County, N.C., Jan. 9, 1950, to the late Andres Godwin and Ozie Raper Godwin....

DENNIS KEITH HARGROVE

Jan. 12, 1955-June 4, 2013 Dennis Keith Hargrove, 58, passed away Tuesday at Duke University Medical Center surrounded by his family. Keith was born in Wayne County, N.C., Jan. 12, 1955, to Maelina Winders Kearney and the late Carl...

MILDRED JACOBS HILLIARD

PIKEVILLE -- Mildred Jacobs Hilliard, 98, 5383 U.S. 117 North, died Wednesday at Countryside Assisted Living. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

BESSIE B. JONES

March 16, 1926-May 31, 2013 KENANSVILLE -- Bessie Bee Jones, 1062 Paul Ed Dail Road, died Friday at Carolina East Hospice Care. Funeral will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church Kenansville, with pastor Cornolius Moore officiating....

MAJOR T. "BUDDY" MOODY

Dec. 12, 1931-June 5, 2013 Major Theodore "Buddy" Moody, 81, died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Born in Duplin County, he was the son of the late Major Dortch Moody and the late Beulah Lewis Moody. He was also...

PAT C. NEWMAN

LAGRANGE -- Pat Casey Newman died Wednesday. Arrangements are pendng at Rouse Funeral Home of LaGrange....

ECHO S. PAINTER

Died June 5, 2013 MOUNT OLIVE -- Mrs. Echo S. Painter, 88, mother of Scott Painter and Bruce Painter, both of Mount Olive, died Wednesday, June 5. Services will be 4 p.m. Sunday, June 9, at Tyndall Funeral Home,...

DAVID L. PORTER

Oct. 11, 1930-June 4, 2013 David Lee Porter, 82, died Tuesday at Wake Medical Center. Graveside service will be Thursday at 1 p.m. at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. He was born in Jonesboro, Ill., Oct. 11, 1930, to the late...

JOHNNIE BURCH POTOCNICK

Johnnie Burch Potocnick, 88, died Tuesday at home. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

HAZEL B. RACKLEY

May 5, 1921-June 5, 2013 DUDLEY -- Hazel Leola Barnett Rackley, 92, Pinebranch Lane, died Wednesday morning, June 5, at Genesis Health Care in Mount Olive. Services will be at 7 p.m. Friday, June 7, at Tyndall Funeral Home,...

MARY B. SMITH

Sept. 22, 1951-June 5, 2013 JACKSONVILLE -- Mary Bell Smith, 61, formerly of Goldsboro, passed away Wednesday morning at the home of her daughter in Jacksonville. She was the daughter of the late Joseph and Mamie Cherry Bell, and...

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

PEGGY B. CARROLL

June 1, 1934-June 4, 2013 Peggy June Bolick Carroll, 79, passed away Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Born in Catawba County, she was the daughter of the late Kermit K. and Zelma Williams Bolick. She was an educator with...

DANNY PRESTON GODWIN

Died June 4, 2013 Danny Preston Godwin, 63, passed away Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Danny was employed with Cherry Hospital Research Farm. The family will receive friends Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home. A...

KEITH HARGROVE

Keith Hargrove, 58, died Tuesday at Duke Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service Inc....

THOMAS E. LEE

HIGH POINT -- Thomas Elmer Lee, 85, 3505 Alamosa Drive, died Tuesday at Hospice Home. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

MAJOR T. MOODY

Major Theodore Moody, 81, died this morning at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home....

STARLET L. NORMAN

June 4, 1976-May 31, 2013 Starlet Lynn Norman, 36, died Friday at home. Visitation will be Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory, and other times at the home of her mother, Deiva, and...

DAVID PORTER

David Porter, 82, died Tuesday at Wake Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service Inc....

HOWARD SHERROD

May 16, 1933-June 3, 2013 Howard Sherrod, 80, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by his family. Howard was born in Central City, Ky., May 16, 1933, to the late Roy Franklin Sherrod Sr. and Jessie Norris...

MARY B. SMITH

Mary B. Smith, 61, died this morning in Jacksonville. Arrangements are pending at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home....

GERTHELL HALL TOUDLE

Oct. 13, 1951-June 1, 2013 Gerthell Hall Toudle, 61, died Saturday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. She was born in Wallace Oct. 13, 1951, to the late Osbourn and Evelyn Hall. She was married to Arthur L. Ford. She...

ALVIN TURNAGE

May 17, 1921-June 4, 2013 LAGRANGE -- Alvin "Bummy" Turnage, 92, passed away Tuesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by his family. Alvin was born in Greene County, N.C., May 17, 1921, to the late William M. Turnage...

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

CHARLES JAY CARROLL

June 5, 1937-June 1, 2013 Charles Jay Carroll, 75, was born June 5, 1937, and passed away Saturday, June 1, 2013, at Wake Medical Center. A native of Wayne County, he was the son of the late Howard and...

DEXTON A. COOK

June 29, 1930-June 2, 2013 WILSON -- Dexton Cook, 82, died Sunday. Funeral will be 7 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner's Funeral Home in Wilson. Graveside service will be 11 a.m. Thursday in Wayne Memorial Park Cemetery, with the Rev....

KENNETH MACE

Sept. 18, 1989-May 30, 2013 Kenneth Mace, 23, 1659 Tommy's Road, died Thursday in Williams Port, Pa. Funeral will be Friday at 1 p.m. at Gospel Light Temple. He was born Sept. 18, 1989, to Angenette Hinton and Kenneth...

HOWARD SHERROD

Howard Sherrod, 80, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

ALVIN TURNAGE

Alvin Turnage, 92, died Tuesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home....

Monday, June 3, 2013

ISMAEL ALEXA LOPEZ ALEMAN

Aug. 29, 2011 - May 31, 2013 Ismael Alexa Lopez Aleman, 21 months, died on Friday, May 31, 2013 at Vidant Duplin Hospital, Kenansville, from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. A service will be held today from...

PAUL E. ANDERSON

Aug. 29, 1923 - June 1, 2013 NEW BERN -- Paul Edward Anderson, 89, of New Bern, died Saturday. Paul was born Aug. 29, 1923 in Lenoir County to the late Grainger Martin Anderson and Hattie Hinson Anderson. Paul...

JAMES H. BAKER JR.

SNOW HILL -- James Henry Baker Jr., 80, died Sunday morning at his home. Arrangements are incomplete with Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service....

CHARLES JAY CARROLL

June 5, 1937 - June 1, 2013 Charles Jay Carroll, 75, was born June 5, 1937, and passed away on Saturday, June 1, 2013, at Wake Medical Center. A native of Wayne County, he was the son of the...

LILLIAN H. HARDY

Dec. 12, 1929 - June 1, 2013 KINSTON -- Lillian Hardy Hardy died Saturday. She was born Dec. 12, 1929 in Lenoir County to the late Hugh Emery Hardy and Lillian Robinson Hardy. A visitation will be held tonight...

MYRTLE EDWARDS LEWIS

Sept. 10, 1923 - June 2, 2013 KENLY -- Myrtle Edwards Lewis, 89, of Kenly, died Sunday. She was born Sept. 10, 1923, in Bentonville to the late Needham Henry and Fannie Lambert Edwards. She was preceded in death...

DANIEL G. MCINTYRE

Feb. 21, 1937 - June 1, 2013 KINSTON -- Daniel Graham McIntyre, 76, of Kinston, died Saturday. Dan was born Feb. 21, 1937, in Richmond County to the late Sidney and Sarah McKay McIntyre. He was preceded in death...

VERNON CECIL PATE

March 11, 1933 - June 1, 2013 LUCAMA -- Vernon Cecil Pate, 80, of Lucama passed away Saturday. Funeral services will be conducted 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at Joyner's Funeral Home. A graveside service will be conducted...

Sunday, June 2, 2013

ISMAEL ALEXA LOPEZ ALEMAN

Ismael Alexa Lopez Aleman, 21 months, died Friday at Vidant Duplin Hospital in Kenansville. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

JESSIE BRYANT

Jessie Bryant, 58, 4761 Ward Blvd., Wilson, died Wednesday. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

L. KEITH EDMUNDSON

Feb. 17, 1945-May 31, 2013 EUREKA -- Luby Keith Edmundson, 760 Stan-Ray Road, died Friday at Wilson Medical Center. The funeral service is 3 p.m. today at Antioch Free Will Baptist Church, 1407 Antioch Road. There will be a...

MICHAEL D. ERSHOCK

Michael Don Ershock, 61, died Friday at home. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home & Crematory....

FRANCES G. HOWELL

May 19, 1930-May 31, 2013 Frances Leona Godwin Howell, 83, passed away on Friday, May 31, 2013, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by her family. Frances was born in Suffolk County, Va., on May 19, 1930, to the...

OPHELIA H. HOWELL

Jan. 11, 1933-May 31, 2013 Ophelia Hollowell Howell, 80, passed away on Friday at the Brian Center surrounded by her family. Ophelia was born in Wayne County on Jan. 11, 1933, to the late Armon and Verlie Viola Wiggs...

DOROTHY R. KORNEGAY

April 5, 1919-May 29, 2013 DURHAM -- Dorothy Reich Kornegay, 94, passed away Wednesday evening May 29, at The Forest at Duke. She was the widow of Dr. Grey B. Kornegay, a native of Mount Olive. Graveside services will...

KENNETH MACE

Kenneth Mace, 23,1659 Tommy's Road, died Thursday in Williams Port, Pa. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

STARLET NORMAN

Starlet Norman, 36, died Friday at home. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home & Crematory....

WARREN SMITH JR.

Died May 30, 2013 Warren Smith Jr., 91, LaGrange Gardens Assisted Living, died Thursday at the VA Medical Center in Durham. Funeral will be 1 p.m. today at LaGrange Funeral Services chapel with pastor Virginia Best officiating. Burial will...

GERTHELL TOUDLE

Gerthell Toudle, 61, died Saturday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home & Crematory....