Obituary announcements for Goldsboro and Wayne County, NC

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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

ANNIE MAE BOYKIN

Sept. 5, 1937-March 28, 2017 Annie Mae Boykin, 79, passed away Tuesday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. The family will receive friends Thursday from 7 to 8 p.m. at Shackleford-Howell Funeral Home in Fremont. Ms. Boykin was born Sept....

BESSIE M. EDWARDS

Bessie Mae Edwards, 95, died Tuesday at Spring Arbor Senior Assisted Living and Memory Care in Kinston. Arrangements are pending at S. Connor Memorial Funeral Home in Snow Hill....

DORIS ANNETTE "DYE" GRANTHAM

Died March 16, 2017 Doris Annette "Dye" Grantham, formerly of Pikeville, N.C., passed away peacefully at her home in College Park, Md., Thursday, March 16, 2017, at the age of 68. A celebration of her life will be held...

MARY DEMETRICE WOOTEN HARVEY

Jan. 24, 1954-March 24, 2017 Mary Demetrice Wooten Harvey, 63, 215 E. Hooks River Road, Goldsboro, was born Jan. 24, 1954, in Goldsboro, N.C., to the late Grace Lee Wooten Newsome and the late George Wadford. She departed this...

THELMA T. INGRAM

Thelma T. Ingram, 47, Dudley, died Monday at Betsy Johnson Regional Hospital of Dunn. Arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Home....

VAN H. KELLY

Van Harris Kelly, 63, 213 Broad St., Wilson, died Tuesday at home. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel Wilson....

BEATRICE W. LAMB

Nov. 25, 1932-March 27, 2017 Beatrice Wilson Lamb, 84, Goldsboro, passed away Monday, March 27, 2017, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by her family. Beatrice was born in Sampson County Nov. 25, 1932, to the late Houston and...

JUDGE W. MATHIS

Died March 24, 2017 Judge Willie "Dogo" Mathis, Magnolia, died Friday at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center in Fayetteville. Funeral will be at Rose Hill Funeral Home chapel of Rose Hill Saturday at 11 a.m., with Bishop Edward Wilson...

DONALD R. MCKNIGHT

Donald Ray McKnight, 60, 403 S. Tiffany St., Kinston, died Tuesday at home. Arrangements are pending at Loftin Memorial-J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home of Kinston....

MABEL DEANS MOZINGO

June 14, 1920-March 26, 2017 Mabel Deans Mozingo, 96, Goldsboro, was called home Sunday, March 26, 2017, to the loving arms of Jesus Christ her Lord. Mabel was born in Wayne County June 14, 1920, to the late Erastus...

WILLIE D. WYNN

Willie Devon Wynn, 68, 211 Banks Ave., died Monday at home. Arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Home....

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

FRANK LEE BOGUE

Sept. 22, 1925-March 26, 2017 Frank Lee Bogue, 91, Fremont, went to be with his Heavenly Father Sunday, March 26, at his home surrounded by his wife, family and friends. Mr. Bogue was born in Wayne County Sept. 22,...

TYSHAUD N. BROWN

TyShaud Nikese Brown, 17, 5510 John McGraw Lane, Charlotte, died Wednesday. Arrangements are pending at Trinity Memorial Funeral Home Inc....

ED COX

Aug. 1, 1946-March 26, 2017 Victor Ed Cox, 70, better known as "Heavy" or "Elotate," Goldsboro, passed away Sunday, March 26, 2017, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by his family. Ed was born in Wayne County Aug. 1,...

MARY N. DAVIS

Mary Nell Davis, 70, Sims, died Sunday at Wilson Medical Center Arrangements are pending at Stevens Funeral Home of Wilson....

SHIRLEY A. DEANS

Shirley Ann Deans, 75, 1310 North Drive, died Monday at home. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations....

ALICE GUION

Alice Guion, 82, Wilson, died Saturday. Arrangements are pending at Stevens Funeral Home....

BEATRICE LAMB

Beatrice Lamb, 84, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

CARLO D. SMITH NEWKIRK

Died March 24, 2017 Carlo Darnell Smith Newkirk, 64, Rose Hill, died Friday at Warsaw Health and Rehabilitation. Funeral will be at New Christian Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Rose Hill Wednesday at 2 p.m., with pastor Cameron Hankins...

W.C. POPE

Nov. 4, 1945-March 27, 2017 Willie Cecil "W.C." Pope, 70, Goldsboro, passed away Monday, March 27, 2017, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. W.C. was born in Wayne County Nov. 4, 1945, to the late Cecil and Louise Bradshaw Pope....

MARY E. JOYNER REID

Died March 23, 2017 Mary Elizabeth Joyner Reid, 90, 1015 Faison St., Wilson, died Thursday at home. Funeral will be noon Thursday at Jackson Chapel First Baptist Church Wilson. Entombment will be in Evergreen Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be...

CLARA R. RICKS

Clara R. Ricks, 77, Wilson, died Sunday at Wilson Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Stevens Funeral Home of Wilson....

NELSON RAY ROLLINS

Sept. 3, 1949-March 26, 2017 The Rev. Nelson Ray Rollins, 67, Pikeville, passed away Sunday, March 26, 2017, at Wayne UNC Healthcare. Nelson was born in Wayne County Sept. 3, 1949, to the late Rev. Robert N. Rollins and...

VIENGKEO SIMMALAVONG

Viengkeo "Boo" Simmalavong, 52, Kinston, died Monday at Wayne UNC Health Care. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

SHIRLEY F. SLOAN

Died March 23, 2017 Shirley Faye Sloan, 63, Philadelphia, Pa., formerly of Duplin County, died Thursday at Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital. Funeral will be at First Missionary Baptist Church in Kenansville Saturday at 3 p.m., with the Rev. William Powell...

MARCELLUS L. SUTTON

April 7, 1923-March 26, 2017 Marcellus Lanier Sutton, 93, died March 26, 2017, with his loving granddaughter, Kelly Kincaid by his side. He was born April 7, 1923, in Duplin County to the late Antoinette Hill Sutton and Randolph...

Monday, March 27, 2017

FRANK L. BOGUE

Frank Lee Bogue, 91, Fremont, died Sunday at home. Arrangements are pending at Shackleford-Howell Funeral Home....

ED COX

Victor Ed Cox, 70, died Sunday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

FINLEY P. EDWARDS

Finley P. Edwards, LaGrange, died Saturday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Arrangements are pending at Britt Funeral Home and Cremation Service of LaGrange....

CARL E. HOLLAND

Carl Ellis "Pee-Wee" Holland, 84, Kinston, died Sunday at UNC Hospital of Chapel Hill. Arrangements are pending at Rouse Funeral Home of LaGrange....

REX A. MOORING SR.

Nov. 16, 1948-March 25, 2017 Rex Allen Mooring Sr., 68, Fremont, passed away Saturday, March 25, 2017, at his home. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, March 28, 2017, at 7 p.m. in the chapel of Shackleford-Howell Funeral Home...

MABEL DEANS MOZINGO

Mabel Deans Mozingo, 96, died Sunday at Brookdale. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

W.C. POPE

W.C. Pope, 71, died today at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

EDITH ROBINSON

Edith Robinson, 43, 6356 Daly Chapel Road, Seven Springs, died Sunday at home. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

NELSON R. ROLLINS

Nelson Ray Rollins, 67, Pikeville, died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home....

MARCELLUS L. SUTTON

Marcellus Lanier Sutton, 93, LaGrange, died Sunday at Vidant Health Center. Arrangements are pending at Rouse Funeral Home of LaGrange....

NORMA S. SWINSON

Feb. 13, 1927-March 25, 2017 Norma Luella Sampson Swinson, 90, Mount Olive, passed away at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by family. She was born in Rushville, Ind., to the late Mull and Myrtle Sampson. She was married for...

GLADYS MAE TOLER

Dec. 6, 1932-March 26, 2017 March 26, 2017, Gladys Toler, 84, lovingly known as the lady who sold home interiors and candles, achieved her final goal. She is resting in the arms of Jesus. She quietly passed away at...

Sunday, March 26, 2017

CATHERINE T. ANDERSON

May 18, 1943-March 21, 2017 Catherine Tarver Anderson departed this life and entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, March 21, 2017. One of four children, she was born to the late Lawrence Sr. and Essie B. Tarver on May...

SHINAKO T. BELONGIA

Feb. 21, 1937 -March 23, 2017 Shinako Tachizaki Belongia, 80, passed away Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Shinako was born in Misawa, Japan and was the wife of the late Clyde Belongia. She had worked for Cooper Standard...

STEPHANIE BUNN

June 28, 1962-March 21,2017 Stephanie Bunn, 54, of 1736 A Edgerton St., died Tuesday at the Sentara Williamsburg Hospital, Williamsburg, Va. She was born June 28, 1962 in Richmond, Va. to James Bunn and Nancy Simmons Bunn and is...

TARA T. CARTER

Tara Tyndall Carter, 46, of Snow Hill died Thursday, March 23, 2017. Funeral will be Monday at 7 p.m. at Wilson Memorial Service, 2811 Fieldstream Drive North, Wilson, followed by a time of visiting and sharing. She is survived...

MARY W. HARVEY

Mary Wooten Harvey, 63, of 215 E. Hooks River Road, died Friday, at Wayne UNC Health Care. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home & Cremations....

MARY CLARK HICKS

Aug. 2, 1924-March 19, 2017 Mary Clark Hicks, 92, died on March 19, 2017, in a dementia care facility in Berkeley, Calif. Mary was born Aug. 2, 1924 in Goldsboro, N.C. She held a BS in chemistry from the...

DR. SHELDON R. HINES

Died Feb. 27, 2017 Dr. Sheldon R. Hines, M.D., of Los Angeles, died Feb. 27, 2017 in Los Angeles. He is the son of the late Deacon Herman Hines Sr. and Elder Lucy L. Hines. A memorial service is...

ANNIE BELL HOBBS

Feb. 26, 1933-March 22, 2017Dear Heavenly Father, it is in humble submission that we ask you for comfort as we announce to all, that Mrs. Annie Bell Hobbs has changed her physical address. What once was 403 S. Andrews...

DOUGLAS JENNINGS

Douglas Jennings, 65, died March 7 at his residence. He was born July 9, 1956 in Wayne County to Rudolph Valentino Jennings Sr. and Margaret Bell Jennings. Funeral will be Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the James T. Haskins...

GWENDOLYN LANCASTER

Gwendolyn Lancaster, 53, of Wilson died Thursday. Arrangements are pending at Stevens Funeral Home....

PATRICIA ANN LEWIS

Patricia Ann Lewis, 76, of LaGrange passed away Thursday evening at Smithfield Manor. A private service will be held. She was born in Virginia to the late Margaret and Norman Lewis. Mrs. Lewis was a loving mother and grandmother....

JOHN DAVID POWELL

March 7, 1934-March 23, 2017 John David Powell, 83, went to be with his Lord and Savior Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Homegoing service will be held Monday at 1 p.m. at Mount Olive First P.H. Church. Interment...

BARBARA R. RIZZO

Aug. 23, 1929-March 25, 2017 Barbara Anne Ruxton Rizzo, 87, passed away on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at her home. Mrs. Rizzo was born in Weymouth, Mass. on August 23, 1929, to the late Harold and Ruth Ruxton. She...

JERRY MARIE SCHROEDER

Jerry Marie Schroeder, 71, of Dudley died Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Mrs. Schroeder was born in Sampson County on Nov. 9, 1945 to the late Lester Borden Sutton. She is survived by two sons. A private service...

NORMA S. SWINSON

Norma Sampson Swinson died Saturday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Funeral arrangements are pending at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home....

SAMUEL E. TAYLOR

Died March 25, 2017Samuel Ernest Taylor, 75, lifelong resident of Mount Olive, passed away on March 25 at Kitty Askins Hospice Center after a period of declining health. He was the son of Marguerite and Shelton Taylor and leaves...