Obituary announcements for Goldsboro and Wayne County, NC

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Thursday, November 27, 2014

WAYNE A.L. BARRETT

Wayne Anthony Lloyd "Jah Jah" Barrett, 47, Tampa Fla., died Monday. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

KENNETH D. EDGE

Died Nov. 21, 2014 Kenneth Dale Edge, 49, 211 Deer Tail Lane, Black Creek, died Friday at the University of North Carolina Medical Center in Chapel Hill. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Sunday at Hamilton Funeral Chapel in Wilson....

MAMIE B. HICKS

Mamie B. Hicks, 91, Greensboro, formerly of Warsaw, died Wednesday at Kindred Hospital Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

ALMA L. MILLER

Alma Louise Miller, Pikeville, died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

JAMES MORGAN

James Morgan, 80, Rocky Mount, died Wednesday at Nash General Hospital in Rocky Mount. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Wilson....

MARIAN KIRKMAN MURCHISON

Memorial services will be held for Marian Kirkman Murchison, Greensboro, Saturday, Nov. 29, at 2 p.m. at First Friends Meeting in Greensboro. Visitation will follow the service. Marian was one of a set of triplets born June 3, 1924,...

BETTY M. HARRIS PITT

Died Nov. 22, 2014 Bettie Mae Harris Pitt, 72, 315 N. Tarboro St., Wilson, died Saturday. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Sunday at St. Rose Church of Christ Disciples of Christ in Wilson. Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral Chapel...

HENRY RAYNER

Visitation for Henry Rayner will be held Monday from 10 to 10:45 a.m. at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church in Goldsboro, followed by the funeral at 11 a.m. Services of comfort by Howell Funeral Home and Crematory. (Pd)...

PATRICIA M. ROBERTS

Jan. 11, 1953-Nov. 23, 2014 Patricia Mae Roberts, 61, 104 S. Center St., Apt. 3-8, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Funeral will be Friday at 1 p.m. in J.B. Rhodes Jr. Memorial Chapel at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home...

RONALD J. RUSSELL SR.

Ronald J. Russell Sr., 64, 2645 Rebecca Lane, Kinston, died Wednesday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Arrangements are pending at Christian Brothers Funeral Home of Kinston....

CECIL W. SMALL

Nov. 29, 1936-Nov. 26, 2014 Cecil Wayne "Jim" Small, 77, Goldsboro, passed away peacefully Wednesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro. Cecil was born in Oklahoma City, Okla., to Thomas and Molly Small. He served in the United...

DONALD B. STRICKLAND

Col. Donald B. Strickland, 83, died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

MARGERY WATERS WESTRAY

Aug. 28, 1920-Oct. 13, 2014 Margery Waters Westray, Chapel Hill, passed away peacefully at her home in Chapel Hill Oct. 13, 2014. She was 94 years of age. Margery, daughter of Charlie Dudley Waters and Lottie Sutton Waters, was...

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

CHARLES G. CAPPS

May 1, 1961-Nov. 24, 2014 Charles Glen Capps, 53, Clingman Street, died Monday at home. He was born in Norfolk, Va., May 1, 1961, to LaVerne Capps and the late Lucinda. He was married to the late Freida Farfour...

MICHAEL FLOW

Michael Flow, 53, 408 Silver St., Mount Olive, died Sunday at home. Arrangements are pending at Garris Funeral Home....

MICKIE HOWINGTON

March 28, 1985-Nov. 23, 2014 Mary Michelle "Mickie" Howington, 29, Kinston, died Sunday. Memorial service will be Saturday at noon at Rouse Funeral Home, with the Rev. Tim Chase officiating. She was born March 28, 1985, in Lenoir County...

MARIA S. LEACOTT

Maria Schneider Leacott, 81, died Tuesday at home. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

CLARENCE MONROE

Nov. 28, 1951-Nov. 23, 2014 Clarence "Peaches" Monroe, 62, resident of Willow Creek Nursing Home, died Sunday. Funeral will be Friday at 11 a.m. in James T. Haskins Memorial Chapel of Haskins Funeral Home He was born Nov. 28,...

LOUISA PARKER

Louisa Parker, 96, 1229 Serecta Road, Pink Hill, died Tuesday at Kenansville Health and Rehabilitation Center. Arrangements are pending at Garris Funeral Home....

CECIL SMALL

Cecil Small, 78, died Wednesday at Kitty Askins. Arrangements are pending at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory....

JOEL E. SUTTON

June 17, 1927-Nov. 24, 2014 Joel Elmore Sutton, 87, LaGrange, died Monday. Funeral will be Friday at 11 a.m. at Rouse Funeral Home, with the Rev. Ronnie Hobgood officiating. Interment will be at Pinelawn Memorial Park. He was born...

SHIRLEY ADAMS WILLIAMS

April 5, 1944-Nov. 25, 2014 Shirley Adams Williams, 70, resident of Goldsboro Assisted Living, died Tuesday. Funeral will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will be in Selma Memorial Gardens. She was born...

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

CHARLES G. CAPPS

Charles Glen Capps, 53, Clingman Street, died Monday at home. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

JOHN ANTHONY FERGUSON

Died Nov. 23, 2014 John Anthony Ferguson passed away Nov. 23 at 3:29 p.m. at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro, N.C. He was surrounded by his family, friends and his church pastor. John was born and raised in...

EMMA L. BAILEY GURLEY

Oct. 18, 1925-Nov. 23, 2014 Emma Luvenia Bailey Gurley, 89, died Sunday at Rex Hospital in Raleigh. Graveside will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Princeton Cemetery. She was born in Edgecombe County Oct. 18, 1925, to the late...

SGT. CLARENCE "BOONE" MCNEILL

Died Feb. 5, 1969 Sgt. Clarence L. "Boone" McNeill, Warsaw, a Vietnam veteran, was killed in action Feb. 5, 1969, when his plane was shot down in the jungle of Southeast Asia. Sgt. McNeill was previous interred at Jefferson...

BETTY ROUSE

Betty Rouse, 80, 1014 N. Center St., died Monday. Arrangements are pending at Stevens Funeral Home in Wilson....

JOEL E. SUTTON

Joel Elmore Sutton, 87, LaGrange, died Monday in Yanceyville. Arrangements are pending at Rouse Funeral Home of LaGrange....

Monday, November 24, 2014

WILLIAM H. ARTIS

Feb. 15, 1953-Nov. 20, 2014 William Henry Artis, 51, 702 N. Madison Ave., died Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice. Funeral will be Wednesday at noon at White Oak Grove Original Free Will Baptist Church. Burial will be in Fremont...

TAMATHA GURLEY BELOM

June 24, 1967-Nov. 22, 2014 Tamatha Gurley Belom, 47, Beaufort, passed away Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Tamatha was born in Wilson County June 24, 1967, to K.C. and Margaret Gurley of Fremont. She was...

BOBBY G. BLACKMON

Died Nov. 22, 2014 Bobby Gene Blackmon, 74, Benson, died at home at Eddy Court Saturday. Graveside service with military honors will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Kenly Cemetery, with the Rev. Jimmy Earp officiating. Born in Wayne County,...

KENNETH D. EDGE

Kenneth Dale Edge, 49, 211 Deer Tail Lane, Black Creek, died Friday at the University of North Carolina Hospitals in Chapel Hill. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Wilson....

JASPER E. EDWARDS

Died Nov. 18, 2014 Jasper E. Edwards, 86, 103 Blake Court, LaGrange, died Tuesday at Carolina East Medical Center in New Bern. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Saturday at St. Luke Free Will Baptist Church in LaGrange, with the...

EMMA L. BAILEY GURLEY

Emma Luvenia Bailey Gurley, 89, died Sunday at Rex Hospital in Raleigh. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

KEITH CARGON HORNE

Sept. 10, 1939-Nov. 19, 2014 Keith Cargon Horne, 75, passed away suddenly Nov. 19, 2014, at his home. Keith was born in Wayne County Sept. 10, 1939, to the late Eldridge and Mary Ginn Horne. He was a graduate...

CLARENCE MUNROE

Clarence Munroe, 62, resident of Willow Creek Nursing Home, died Sunday. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

LINDA PARKER

Linda Parker, 66, died today at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

BETTIE M. HARRIS PITT

Bettie Mae Harris Pitt, 72, 315 N. Tarboro St., Wilson, died Saturday at Wilson Medical Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Wilson....

HENRY RAYNOR

Henry Raynor, 85, died at Kitty Askins Hospice Center Sunday. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

PATRICIA M. ROBERTS

Patricia Mae Roberts, 61, 104 S. Center St., Apt. 3-8, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

SALLIE A. SUTTON

Sallie Anne Sutton, 80, 1015 Dollard Town Road, died Sunday in Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

Sunday, November 23, 2014

ELEANOR W. BRUBECK

July 21, 1916 - Nov. 20, 2014 Mrs. Eleanor Brubeck died Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, with her family and friends at her bedside at her home in Mount Olive. Born Eleanor Carr Witten to William Carr and Ellen McMullin...

MARIE CRAWFORD CARTER

Died Nov. 19, 2014 Marie Crawford Carter, 60, passed away on Nov. 19, 2014 after a brief illness. Marie was the daughter of the late Elbert and Lucy Crawford of Goldsboro. Marie graduated from Atlantic Christian College in 1980...

GROVER FLOYD HOOD

Feb. 8, 1933-Nov. 21, 2014 Grover Floyd Hood, 81, passed away suddenly Friday afternoon at Wayne Memorial Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Floyd was born in Wayne County on Feb. 8, 1933, to the late Durwood Rose Hood...

GEORGE R. KORNEGAY JR.

April 7,1934-Nov. 21, 2014 The city of Mount Olive, the University of Mount Olive, the eastern region and the state of North Carolina has lost a true and dear friend. George R. Kornegay Jr., 80, entered into eternal life...

CORA MCGOWAN MITCHELL

June 24, 1910-Nov. 20, 2014 "I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith." -- II Timothy 4:7 Mother Cora McGowan Mitchell, 104, of 4118 Crenshaw Road, Lumber Bridge, N.C., and formerly...

LINDA GURLEY PARKER

March 30, 1948-Nov. 20, 2014 Linda Gurley Parker, 66, Grantham, died Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. The visitation will be from 5 to 6:30 tonight at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory. The funeral will be held for the...

ANNIE R. PARKS

Died Nov. 19, 2014 Annie Ruth Parks (Jack), 76, LaGrange, died Wednesday, Nov. 19. The funeral will be at noon Monday at Smith-Holloway Memorial Funeral Services. The visitation will be at 3 to 6 p.m. today in the funeral...

THU THI NGUYEN VU

Died Nov. 13, 2014 Thu Thi Nguyen Vu, 65, formerly of Goldsboro died Thursday, Nov. 13 in Orange City, Fla. She was a native of Saigon, Vietnam and was married to the late Nghia "Matco" Vu. The burial will...

HELEN GREGORY WILLIAMS

Died Nov. 22, 2014 Helen Gregory Williams, 83, Newton Grove, died Saturday. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Newton Grove. Arrangements are by West & Dunn Funeral Home of...

LARRY WILLIAMS

Died Nov. 19, 2014 Larry Williams, 60, LaGrange, died Wednesday in the SECU Hospice House in Smithfield. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Taylors Chapel Baptist Church in LaGrange. The viewing will be from 2 to...