Talmage Lawson Harrison

Talmage Lawson Harrison

Talmage Lawson Harrison

July 8, 1937-March 16, 2019

Talmage Lawson Harrison, 81, of Goldsboro, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 16, 2019, at his home surrounded by his family.

Talmage was born in Wayne County on July 8, 1937, to the late John Lawson Harrison and Abia Worrell Harrison.

He served for 33 years as a foreman with the United States Civil Service at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base. Talmage lived a life of dedication to his family, church and community, where he was instrumental in the operations of the Saulston Community Water System. Talmage was also a faithful member of Saulston United Methodist Church where he served in various capacities throughout his life.

Talmage was a hard-working man, which was the theme of his life, he lived to work. He was the kind of man who was loyal to his family, who took great pride in caring and providing for them. Talmage will be missed but will be greatly remembered.

The family will greet friends on Monday, March 18, 2019, from 6 to 7 p.m. in the fellowship hall of Saulston United Methodist Church followed by a service to celebrate Talmageā€™s life at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary with the Rev. Howard James and the Rev. Michael Parks officiating. The family will also greet friends immediately following the service in the fellowship hall and other times at his home. Interment will be on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at 11 a.m. in Wayne Memorial Park.

Talmage is survived by his wife of 58 years, Barbara Jean Roberts Harrison; sons, Talmadge Matthew Harrison and wife, Lynn, of Goldsboro and Jonathan Roy Harrison; sister, Diane H. Hill and husband, Randy, of Snow Hill; brothers, Wayne Harrison and wife, Shelby, of Pikeville and Marcellus Harrison and wife, Janice, of Goldsboro. He is also survived by his beloved grandchildren, Matthew Ryan Harrison, Logan Renee Harrison and Jenna Nicole Harrison.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Douglas Harrison.

Flowers are welcome or memorials may be given in his memory to Saulston United Methodist Church, 4620 Wayne Memorial Drive, Goldsboro, NC 27534.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.seymourfuneralhome.com


Willie Joyner Jr.

Died March 14, 2019

Willie Joyner Jr., 79, Snow Hill, died Thursday at home.

Memorial service will be 10 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Kingdom Hall, Snow Hill.

Visitation will be 9:30 to 10 a.m. Tuesday at the church.

Arrangements are by S. Connor Memorial Funeral Home, Snow Hill.

Natasha N. Boyle-South

Natasha Nichelle Boyle-South, 31, died March 11.

Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations.

Georgia M. Phillips

Georgia M. Phillips, 67, LaGrange, died Saturday at Lenoir UNC Health Care, Kinston.

Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations.

Christine J. Beamon

Christine Johnson Beamon, 95, died Sunday at Brookdale Country Day Road.

Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service.

Eva D. West

Eva Diane West, 69, Fremont, died Saturday at Somerset Court of Goldsboro.

Arrangements are pending at Shackleford-Howell Funeral Home.

Jeanne W. Ginn

Jeanne Williams Ginn, 85, Snow Hill, died Sunday.

Arrangements are pending at Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service.