Gladys Louise Dickerson Jones, 77, died Saturday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.

Robert Lee McCullough, 62, died July 26 at Virginia Hospital Center.

Pearline Evans Strickland Draughon, 90, of King, previously Goldsboro, died Saturday.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Doris Elizabeth Terry, 84, of Brooklyn, N.Y., formerly Pender County, died July 25 in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Margaret Elaine Ragan Parker, 65, Pikeville, died July 20 at home.

Preston B. Hudson Jr., 83, died Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.

David Jennings “D.J.” Pelt, 94, LaGrange, passed away Thursday, July 29, 2021, at his home surrounded by his family.

Ludie Hyatt Smith, 87, passed away Tuesday, July 27, 2021 in Frederick, Md.

Rondell T. Sims, 50, died Monday at Duke University Hospital.

Joseph Lee Smith, 80, 1367 Old Warsaw Road, Clinton, died Monday at Southwood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Tami Jo Singleton, 54, died Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.

Eva Carter, 96, 304 Lees Country Club Road, Mount Olive, died Monday at Genesis HealthCare.

Herman Ramirez Cruz, 63, died Sunday at home.

Herlene Jones, 59, Fremont, died July 23.

Ludie H. Smith, Frederick, Md., died Tuesday.

Margaret Jean Ray, 61, LaGrange, died Friday at home.

Loretha H. Leach, 79, Warsaw, died July 21 at PruittHeath, Durham.

Angela Underwood died Sunday.

John Edwards, 79, Goldsboro, passed away Sunday, July 25, 2021, at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.

Scott Bruce Berkeley Jr., M.D., 93, passed away Friday, July 23, 2021, at Wayne UNC Health Care in Goldsboro.

Jannie Mae Parker, 85, Beulaville, died Friday at Vidant Medical Center, Greenville.

Cora Eddie Bonner Mills, 77, Hookerton, died Friday at home.

Billy George Starling, 88, Princeton, died Saturday at home.

Cora E.B. Mills, Hookerton, died Friday.

Shirley Gray Barbee Lassiter, 79, Princeton, passed away Saturday, July 24, 2021, at Genesis in Mount Olive.

Lucille Hare Smith, 90, Goldsboro, passed away Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at Wayne UNC Health Care.

Willie Lee “Caldonia” Thompson, 77, died Wednesday at Wayne UNC Health Care.

Thomas Earl “Tom” Capps Jr., 63, Mount Olive, died July 15 at Wayne UNC Health Care.

Marion Lee “Tim” Talton, 82, Nahunta, died Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.

Verla Chestnutt Tew, 82, died Wednesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.

Vernestine B. Moses, 80, Dudley, died July 16 in Columbia, S.C.