Mabel M. Britton

Mabel M. Britton

Mabel M. Britton

Sept. 28, 1932-March 23, 2019

On March 23, 2019, Mabel Howell Mozingo Britton went to be with her Lord and Savior. She was born in Mount Olive to the late Rufus Albert and Lillie Sutton Howell. She was the widow of Joe Mozingo Jr. and Luther B. Britton. Mabel worked in retail for over 50 years in Mount Olive at Rose’s, Whites, TG&Y and Popes Super 10 stores. She was a Meals on Wheels volunteer for 11 years.

A celebration of life service will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Thunder Swamp Pentecostal Holiness Church in Mount Olive, with the Rev. Doug Bartlett and the Rev. Jimmy Whitfield officiating. Family members will greet friends Wednesday in the church fellowship hall one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow at Maplewood Cemetery in Mount Olive.

Mabel is survived by a son, J.B. Mozingo; two grandchildren; four sisters; one brother-in-law; and several nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be directed to the Falcon Children’s Home, 7555 N. West St., Falcon, N.C., 28342.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Mozingo family and online condolences may be sent to www.shumate-faulk.com

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Gloria ‘Faye’ Harper Avery

Dec. 14, 1945-March 23, 2019

Gloria “Faye” Harper Avery, 73, Warsaw, died Saturday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.

Funeral will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Community Funeral Home of Warsaw, with visitation following the service. A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday in Devotional Gardens.

She was born Dec. 14, 1945, in Duplin County to the late Zebedee Thomas Harper and Mildred Jordan Harper.

She was preceded in death by a son.

She is survived by three daughters.

Donald R. Coker

Dec. 28, 1963-March 23, 2019

Donald Renay Coker, 55, LaGrange, died Saturday.

A graveside service will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Fairview Cemetery.

He was born Dec. 28, 1963, in Wayne County to the late Leon Coker and Doris Priscilla Butts Coker.

Visitation is Tuesday from noon to 1 p.m. at Rouse Funeral Home and at other times at the home of Clee Coker.

Gladys Williams

Gladys Williams, 85, Wilson, died Saturday at home.

Arrangements are pending at Stevens Funeral Home, Wilson.

Walter Parks

Walter L. Parks, 79, 611 N. Forbes St., died Saturday at Harmony Hall Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Arrangements are pending at Trinity Memorial Funeral Home.

Mary Cannon

Mary Esther Cannon, 66, 2544 Cameron Langston Road, died Thursday at Bowling Green Medical Center in Bowling Green, Ky.

Arrangements are pending at Trinity Memorial Funeral Home.

Mary Webster

Mary Webster, 83, 394 Piedmont Airline Road, died Saturday at Wayne UNC Health Care.

Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home and Cremations.

Melvis Williams

Melvis Williams, 83, 3300 Hodges Road, Kinston, died Saturday at Harmony Hall Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Arrangements are pending at Trinity Memorial Funeral Home.

Ruth W. Dillahunt

Ruth Wooten Dillahunt, LaGrange, died Saturday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.

Arrangements are pending at Britt Funeral Home and Cremation Service, LaGrange.

Nancy Miller

Nancy Miller, 94, Kinston, died Sunday.

Arrangements are pending at Smith-Holloway Memorial Funeral Services.