Barbara Ann Lamm Lancaster

Barbara Ann Lamm Lancaster

Barbara Ann Lamm Lancaster

Died Jan. 13, 2019

PIKEVILLE — Barbara Ann Lamm Lancaster, 86, died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019.

Funeral will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Pinkney Baptist Church, 3157 N.C. 581 N., Fremont, followed by a time of visiting and sharing. Burial will then be in the Lancaster Family Cemetery, Saulston.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry D. Lancaster, in 1986; parents, Blonnie and Gladys Renfrow Lamm; and sister, Marie Joyner.

She is survived by her sons, Dan Lancaster (Rita) of Pikeville, Lee Lancaster (Cindy) of Greensboro, Bill Lancaster (Janet) of Hampstead; goddaughter, Jamie Owens of Pikeville; grandchildren, Daniel, Kyle, Joe, Ben and Lien Lancaster; stepgrandchildren, Nikki Newlin and Kelly Jones; great-grandchildren, Dan, Sid and Colton; stepgreat-grandchildren, Hannah, Katlyn and Sarah; and sister, Jeanette Baker of Princeton.

Memorials are suggested to Pinkney Baptist Church, 2872 N.C. 581 N., Fremont, NC 27830.

Arrangements by Wilson Memorial Service, 2811 Fieldstream Drive N., Wilson, 252-237-7171,


Rhonda M. Crouch

Rhonda M. Crouch

Rhonda M. Crouch

Died Jan. 11, 2019

LAGRANGE — Rhonda Mae Brassfield Crouch, 63, passed away on Friday, Jan. 11, 2019, at Wayne UNC Health Care.

A service celebrating Rhonda’s life will be held at a later date in the spring.

Rhonda is survived by her daughter, Nicole Martens and husband Ryan of Fremont; sons, Gary Crouch Jr. of LaGrange and Harold Crouch and fiancée, Codi Avery of Jacksonville, Fla.; grandchildren, Alyssa Martens, Ashlee Martens and Xander Crouch; sister, Linda Eberle of Montana; and brother, Bob Brassfield of California.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Maude Elma Brassfield; her father, Thomas Leeroy Brassfield; and her brothers, Harold Brassfield, Bill Brassfield, Al Brassfield and Ronnie Brassfield.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at


Alice Gooding

Alice Lee Gooding, 84, 906-B Olivia Lane, died Friday at Willow Creek Nursing Rehabilitation Center.

Arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Home.

Aaron Williams

Aaron Earl Williams, 63, 711 Waters St., died Jan. 5 at Vidant Medical Center, Greenville.

Funeral will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at The Lord’s Table with pastor Winford Galmon officiating. Burial will follow in Eastern Carolina State Veterans Cemetery in Goldsboro.

Viewing and visitation will be 4 to 6 p.m. today at the Apostle D.L. McIntyre Memorial Chapel and Wednesday one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements are by McIntyre Funeral Home.

Peggy Heckstall

Peggy Lee Harris Heckstall, 83, of 335 Belltown Road, Fort Barnwell community, Dover, died Sunday at her residence.

Arrangements are pending at Trinity Memorial Funeral Home of Kinston.

Stanley Bennett

Stanley Earnest Bennett, 64, of Hollywood, Fla., formerly of Mount Olive, died Jan. 4.

Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home.