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Tuesday, July 28, 2015

DOROTHY MAE COLEY

Dorothy Mae Coley, 80, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are incomplete at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

LARRY C. COLSON

Jan 14, 1957-July 26, 2015 Larry Clifton Colson, 58, resident of Mount Olive, passed away Sunday, July 26, at Kitty Askins Hospice in Goldsboro. His life will be remembered in a service at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 29, at...

DION B. COOPER

Dion Beethoven Cooper, 48, 2500 Albany Lane, Wilson, died Saturday. Arrangements are pending at Stevens Funeral Home of Wilson....

ELLIS ELLIS

Died July 26, 2015 Graveside service for Mount Olive resident Ellis Ellis (Frederick Norton Ellis III), 27, will be Thursday, July 30, at 11 a.m. at Wells-Southerland Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday, July 29, from 6 until 8 p.m....

SALLY E. FERRELL

Died July 27, 2015 Sally Edmundson Ferrell, 87, Lucama, died Monday, July 27, 2015. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Little Rock Free Will Baptist Church. Entombment will be in Evergreen Memorial Park. The family will be at...

PRICE FIELDS

June 18, 1952-July 24 Frederick Price Fields, 63, of LaGrange, passed away Friday, July 24, 2015, at his home. Price was born in Lenoir County June 18, 1952, to the late George and Ada Fraley Fields. He was married...

JAMES M. GODWIN, JR.

Died July 25, 2015 Services for James "Jim" M. Godwin Jr., 93, the father of Alice G. (Mrs. Steven) Wicks of Mount Olive, were to be held today (Tuesday) in his native Bluefield, W.Va. A memorial service will be...

DAVEY GRAY HARRIS

Died July 26, 2015 Davey Gray Harris, 59, went to be with his Heavenly Father early Sunday morning, July 26, 2015, at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. A service to celebrate Davey's life will be held Thursday, July 30,...

ELIZABETH HOLMES

Died July 23, 2015 After a protracted battle with cancer, Elizabeth "Jane" Holmes died on July 23, 2015, in Louisville, Ky., at the age of 68. She leaves behind her daughters Amanda Hale, Jamie Cox and Allison Berberick and...

NINA BRITT JOYNER

Nina Britt Joyner, 94, died Tuesday morning at the home of her daughter in Grantham. Arrangements are incomplete with Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

CRYSTAL R. MASON

Crystal R. Mason, 56, died Tuesday at Genesis Healthcare, Mount Olive. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

GLENNELL MILLER

Died July 24, 2015 Glennell Miller, 63, of Kenansville, died Friday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro. He was married to Joyce Miller. He is survived by three children. Visitation will be 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at...

MARY W. NUNN

Mary W. Nunn, 66, died Monday evening at her home in Rosewood. Arrangements are incomplete with Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

JESSE G. PRESNELL JR.

Feb. 23, 1929-July 27, 2015 Jesse Guy Presnell, Jr., 86, passed away Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Guy retired from Carolina Power and Light Co. after 35 years of service. He was a member of St. Luke United Methodist...

BILLIE MAY ROUSE

Died July 26, 2015 Billie H. May Rouse of Goldsboro died Sunday of a stroke. She was a former schoolteacher and principal and was the wife of retired editor Michael Rouse. They had lived in Goldsboro for 20 years....

HAZEL DAVIS VANROEKEL

Hazel Davis VanRoekel, 92, died Tuesday morning at Smithfield Manor. Arrangements are incomplete with Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

IRA WADE

Sept. 16, 1944-July 25, 2015 Ira Wade, 70, Princeton, died Saturday at Wake Medical Center. Funeral will be 7 p.m. today in the chapel of Casey Funeral Home, with the Rev. Dennis Pollock officiating. Burial will be Wednesday at...

Monday, July 27, 2015

LARRY C. COLSON

Larry C. Colson, 58, Mount Olive, died Sunday. Arrangements are pending at Tyndall Funeral Home....

FREDERICK N. ELLIS III

Frederick N. Ellis III, 27, Mount Olive, died Sunday. Arrangements are pending at Tyndall Funeral Home....

GEORGE FAISON

Sept. 15, 1931-July 22, 2015 George Faison, 83, 2387 N.C. 24, Warsaw, died Wednesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral will be Tuesday at 1 p.m. at KEMBA Headquarters in Warsaw. He was born Sept. 15, 1931, in Duplin...

BETTIE HAMMONDS

Bettie Hammonds, 65, 60 Spruce St., Apt. C, died Sunday in Kindred Hospital in Greensboro. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

DAVEY G. HARRIS

Davey Gray Harris, 59, died Sunday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

CAROL W. KENNEDY

Oct. 25, 1961-July 25, 2015 Carol Ann White Kennedy, 53, died at Goldsboro Assisted Living Saturday. Memorial service will be today at 1 p.m. at Emmaus Baptist Church, with the Rev. Jim Willoughby officiating. She was the daughter of...

ANNE PARKS

Anne Parks, resident of the Brian Center, died Sunday. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel....

GUY PRESNELL

Guy Presnell died today at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

BILLIE ROUSE

Billie H. May Rouse, wife of retired News-Argus editor Michael Rouse, died Sunday. Arrangements are pending....

Sunday, July 26, 2015

KENNETH L. ARNOLD

Oct. 31, 1934-July 17, 2015 Kenneth Louis Arnold, 80, died July 17 at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral will be in Butler, Mo. He was born in Browning, Mo., Oct. 31, 1934, to the late Louis L. Arnold and...

CAROL ROEBECK BARNES

Aug. 12, 1973-July 24, 2015 Carol Roebeck Barnes, 41, 1190 Norwayne School Road, Fremont, died Friday in Wake Medical Center. Funeral will be today at 4 p.m. in James T. Haskins Memorial Chapel of Haskins Funeral Home. She was...

HEZZIE BURKE

Hezzie Burke, 86, 110 Wade Ave., Princeton, died Friday in SECU Hospice Center in Smithfield. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

JAMES L. ELLIOTT

Died June 21, 2015 First Sgt. Maj. James Lee Elliott, 79, died Tuesday, at Fayetteville VA Medical Center. Funeral will be Tuesday at 10 a.m. from the chapel of Howell Funeral Home and Crematory in Goldsboro with full military...

DONALD L. EVANS

Died July 24, 2015 Donald L. Evans, 83, Goldsboro, passed away Friday, July 24, 2015, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. A private service will be held at a later date. Mr. Evans was preceded in death by his parents,...

PRICE FIELDS

Frederick Price Fields, 63, LaGrange, died Friday at home. Arrangements are pending at Rouse Funeral Home....

JAMES GODWIN

James Godwin, 93, died Saturday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Tyndall Funeral Home....

JACOB M. GUNTER

Jacob Miracle Gunter, 12, 706 S. Creek Drive, Nashville, died Tuesday. Arrangements are pending at Stevens Funeral Home of Wilson....

ARTHUR P. HEATH JR.

Arthur Pedro Heath Jr., 42, 1620 Summer Breeze Drive NW, Albuquerque, N.M., formerly of Goldsboro, died Saturday at home. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

CAROL W. KENNEDY

Oct. 5, 1961-July 25, 2015 Carol Ann White Kennedy, 53, died at Goldsboro Assisted Living Saturday. Memorial service will be Monday at 1 p.m. at Emmaus Baptist Church, with the Rev. Jim Willoughby officiating. She was the daughter of...

EVELYN S. MALPASS

Sept. 16, 1933-July 23, 2015 Evelyn "Sis" Swinson Malpass, 81, longtime resident of Faison, died Thursday, July 23, at her home. The family received friends at the funeral home Saturday, July 25, from 5 to 7 p.m. Funeral services...

KENNETH ROGERS RADFORD

Dec. 13, 1938-July 25, 2015 Kenneth Rogers Radford, 76, passed away peacefully Saturday, July 25, 2015, at his home. Mr. Radford was born in Greene County Dec. 13, 1938, to the late Charlie Radford Sr. and Penny Lou Smith...

JAMES J. TAYLOR

July 27, 1952-July 23, 2015 James Junior Taylor, 62, Snow Hill, formerly of Dudley, died Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at St. Mark Church of Christ Disciples of Christ, with Bishop Alton...

DONALD R. TURNER

Sept. 20, 1948-July 24, 2015 Donald Ray Turner, 66, Warsaw, died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral was 7 p.m. Saturday at Community Funeral Home of Warsaw Inc. Graveside service will be 2 p.m. today in the family cemetery...

Friday, July 24, 2015

CAROL BARNES

Carol Barnes, 41, died Friday in Wake Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

BURDEN BEST

Died July 21, 2015 Mr. Burden Best, 603 S. Oleander Ave., went to be with his Lord and savior Tuesday, July 21, 2015, at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Monday, July 27, at 11 a.m. at...

HAROLD CAUDILL

Died July 22, 2015 Harold Caudill died peacefully at his home surrounded by his family Wednesday, July 22, 2015, following a brief illness. He was 84 years old. Throughout his life and illness, he exhibited patience, faith and humility....

JAMES C. CHADWICK

Died July 22, 2015 God reclaimed James C. Chadwick July 22, 2015, after 90 years of life filled with love, humor and achievement. James Chadwick was born to Walter and Corean Jones Chadwick in Onslow County, and was raised...

MEGAN N. EDGE

Died July 15, 2015 Megan Noel Edge, 22, 726 Bertie Pierce Road, Pikeville, died July 15 at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Sunday at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Wilson....

BOBBY L. HUCKS SR.

April 20, 1939-July 21, 2015 Bobby Leroy Hucks, Sr., 76, 3031B Thoroughfare Road, died Tuesday in Kitty Askins Hospice. Funeral will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Maranatha Seventh Day Adventist Church. Burial will be in Old Mill Cemetery....

CARL D. JONES

Died July 21, 2015 Carl Douglas Jones, 64, 309 Beal St., died Tuesday. Funeral will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at Rapha Church of God in Wilson. Arrangements are by Carrons Funeral Home of Wilson....

LAWYER LEWIS

Aug. 3, 1931-July 20, 2015 Lawyer Lewis, 83, died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Best Grove Missionary Baptist Church, with pastor Joe A. Jackson officiating. Burial will be in Barnes Cemetery....

JUAN E. LOPEZ

Jan. 27, 1951-July 21, 2015 Juan E. Lopez, 64, 3724 Morehead St., Unit 25, Pink Hill, died Tuesday at home. Funeral will be Saturday at 7 p.m. at Silo Christian Church in Pink Hill. Burial will be in Mexico....

JOYCE A. LUCAS

Died July 17, 2015 Joyce Ann Lucas, 64, of Waldorf, Md., died July 17. The funeral will be Sunday at 2:30 p.m. at Tabernacle of Jesus Christ in Wilson. Arrangements are by Stevens Funeral Home of Wilson....

EVELYN S. MALPASS

Evelyn Swinson "Sis" Malpass, 81, Faison, died Thursday at home. Arrangements are pending at Tyndall's Funeral Home....

EVELYN A. REED

Died July 20, 2015 Evelyn A. Reed, 118 Meadowcrest Drive, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Pentecostal Holy Church. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Wilson. She is...

ROSETTA PARKER SPENCER

Died July 17, 2015 Rosetta Parker Spencer, 84, Longleaf Neuro-Medical Treatment Center in Wilson died July 17. Funeral will be Sunday at 2 p.m. at Stevens Funeral Home chapel of Wilson....

JAMES J. TAYLOR

James Junior Taylor, 62, Dudley, died Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

DONALD R. TURNER

Donald Ray Turner, 66, Warsaw, died today at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Community Funeral Home of Warsaw....

JOSEPH WILLIAMS

Oct. 11, 1939-July 21, 2015 Joseph Williams, 75, Fremont, died Tuesday at Wilson Medical Center. Funeral will be Monday at 1 p.m. at St. James Church of Christ Disciples of Christ. Burial will be in Old Mill Cemetery. He...