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Friday, February 12, 2016

JOHNNIE BARFIELD

Johnnie Barfield, 73, died today at Greendale Forest Nursing And Rehabilitation Center in Snow Hill. Arrangements are pending at S. Connor Memorial Funeral Home....

JULIOUS I. BRYANT

Died Feb. 7, 2016 Julious Isiah Bryant, 27, died Sunday. Funeral will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at Word Faith Center. Burial will be at Jerusalem Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery of Seven Springs. He was born in Wayne...

MYRA GLYNN BUCK

Myra Glynn Buck, 77, Hookerton, died Thursday at home. Arrangements are pending at Smith-Holloway Memorial Funeral Services LLC....

DA'NYLA M. COBB

Born and died Feb. 8, 2016 Da'Nyla Marie Cobb, Dudley, died Monday in Wayne Memorial Hospital. Graveside service will be Saturday at 3:30 p.m. in Wynn Cemetery. She was born Monday in Wayne County to Marcus Cobb and Quanita...

DONNELL A. COOPER

Died Feb. 10, 2016 Donnell Alonzo Cooper, 60, Rose Hill, died Wednesday at Lower Cape Fear Hospice in Wilmington. Funeral will be at Rose Hill Funeral Home chapel in Rose Hill Sunday at 3 p.m., with pastor Betty Spruill...

DAVID GRANT

Aug. 18, 1925-Feb. 10, 2016 David Grant, 90, died Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016. He was preceded in death by two daughters, Shirley Johnson and Carolyn Snyder, and one grandchild. A service to celebrate his life will be held Saturday...

HIRAM GARFIELD GRANTHAM

Nov. 8, 1931-Feb. 10, 2016 Hiram Garfield Grantham, 84, left this world to be with Jesus Wednesday evening while surrounded by his family. Hiram was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend, whose love for life and others...

GAYLE L. JERNIGAN

March 28, 1948-Feb. 10, 2016 Gayle Lavone Jernigan, 67, left this world to be with Jesus late Wednesday evening while surrounded by her family. Gayle was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend, whose love for life and...

CLIFTON P. JOYNER

Died Feb. 9, 2016 Clifton Pierre Joyner, 57, 501 E. Main St., Elm City, died Tuesday at Willow Creek Nursing Center. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Sunday at First Missionary Baptist Church of Elm City. Arrangements are by Hamilton...

JASON LANE

Jason Lane, Mount Olive, died Thursday at home. Arrangements pending at Tyndall Funeral Home....

JULIA M. WILLIAMS LEE

June 22, 1920-Feb. 9, 2016 Julia Mae Williams Lee, 95, 124 Southern Plaza, Dudley, died Tuesday at home. Funeral will be Sunday at 1 p.m. at Western Assembly Disciples of Christ Churches Inc. of Newton Grove. Burial will be...

IRENE MULLINS MALONEY

Irene Mullins Maloney, 85, died Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

ELEANOR H. MAYNARD

Oct. 12, 1930-Feb. 11, 2016 Eleanor Lillian Hawkins Maynard, 85, died Thursday at her residence. Born in Pittstown, N.J., she was the daughter of the late Clifford and Lucy Edmunds Hawkins, and wife of the late Eugene Vincent Maynard,...

THOMAS E. MCGOWAN

Died Feb. 8, 2016 Thomas Edward McGowan, 79, Magnolia, died Monday at home. Funeral will be at Rose Hill Funeral Home chapel in Rose Hill Saturday at 1 p.m., with the Rev. Quincey Brickhouse officiating. Burial will be at...

STEVE PETERSON

Steve Peterson died Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center of Goldsboro. Arrangements are pending at McIntyre Funeral Home....

CHRISTOPHER C. PICKETT

Died Feb. 6, 2016 Christopher "Chris" Columbus Pickett, 86, 463 S. N.C. 111, died Sunday at the Brian Center in Wallace. Funeral will be Sunday at 2:30 p.m. at First Missionary Baptist Church Chinquapin, with pastor Charles Farmer officiating....

OVELIA PRICE ROCKWELL

April 18, 1922-Feb. 10, 2016 Ovelia Price Drew Rockwell, 93, Goldsboro, passed away Wednesday evening at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Ovelia was born in Johnston County April 18, 1922, to the late Dalley Henry Price and Essie Campbell...

IRENE DAVIS SUTTON

April 21, 1919-Feb. 10, 2016 Irene Davis Sutton, 96, formerly of Seven Springs, went to be with her Lord and savior Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, at Wayne Memorial Hospital in Goldsboro. Homegoing services will be held Sunday, Feb. 14,...

JOSEPH L. WHITFIELD

Joseph L. "Jay" Whitfield Jr., Mount Olive, died Thursday at home. Arrangements are pending at Tyndall Funeral Home....

Thursday, February 11, 2016

DA'NYLA M. COBB

Born and died Feb. 8, 2016 Da'Nyla Marie Cobb, Dudley, died Monday in Wayne Memorial Hospital. Graveside service will be Saturday at 3:30 p.m. in Wynn Cemetery. She was born Monday in Wayne County to Marcus Cobb and Quanita...

JESSIE W. CURRIE

Died Feb. 7, 2016 Jessie Williams Currie, 92, 1951 Old Wilson Road, Rocky Mount, died Sunday at Rocky Mount Rehabilitation Center. Funeral will be Friday at 1 p.m. at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church of Rocky Mount. Arrangements are by...

SARAH M. DANIELS

Sarah Mae Daniels, 89, resident of Zebulon House Nursing Center, died Wednesday. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Wilson....

ANNIE M. EDDIE

Died Feb. 4, 2016 Annie M. Eddie, 79, 611 Fairfax Ave., Wilson, died Feb. 4. Funeral will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at Stevens Funeral Home chapel of Wilson....

WILLIE I. EVERETT

Died Feb. 7, 2016 Willie Irene Everett, 94, 900 S.W. Center St., Mount Olive, died Sunday at Genesis Health Care and Rehabilitation. Funeral will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at Piney Green Free Will Baptist Church, with elder Braxton...

MARTIN A. FISCHEL

Dec. 16, 1939-Feb. 8, 2016 Martin Arthur Fischel, 76, Fremont, passed away Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, at his home. No formal service will be held. Martin was born in Newark, N.J., Dec. 16, 1939, to the late Lawrence and...

DANNY FOWLER

Died Feb. 9, 2016 Danny "Light Foot" Fowler, 53, died Tuesday. Funeral will be Saturday 1 p.m. at Mount Carmel Freewill Baptist Church, with elder Faye Hill officiating and eulogist. Interment at Resthaven at Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation...

DAVID GRANT

David Grant died Wednesday at Willow Creek. Arrangements are pending at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory....

HIRAM G. GRANTHAM

Hiram Garfield Grantham, 84, died Wednesday at home. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

HELEN L. HALES

Dec. 1, 1925-Feb. 9, 2016 Helen Louise Roberts Hales, 90, Troutman, formerly of Goldsboro, died Tuesday at Big Elm Nursing Center in Kannapolis. Memorial service will be at a later date. She was born Dec. 1, 1925, in Wayne...

JO-ANNE R. HERRING

May 5, 1944-Feb. 9, 2016 Jo-Anne Rouse Herring, 71, resident of Pleasant Grove community, Mount Olive, passed from a body that had known much heartache, pain and suffering to heaven to receive her new heavenly body. Death came Tuesday...

NANCY JENKINS HOWELL

Aug. 18, 1944-Feb. 8, 2016 "For I am now ready to be offered, and the time of my departure is at hand. I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith: Henceforth...

LOUISE C. HUDSON

Aug. 5, 1928-Feb. 7, 2016 Louise Carter Hudson, 87, resident of the Mount Olive area, passed away Sunday afternoon, Feb. 7, at Wayne Hospital. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, at the Church of Jesus...

GAYLE L. JERNIGAN

Gayle L. Jernigan, 67, died Wednesday in Wilmington. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

CLIFTON P. JOYNER

Clifton Pierre Joyner, 57, 501 E. Main St., Elm City, died Tuesday at Willow Creek Nursing Center. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Wilson....

BRANDON KINCAID

Oct. 4, 1988-Feb. 9, 2016 Brandon Scott Kincaid, 27, Goldsboro, received his heavenly reward Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. Brandon was born Oct. 4, 1988, in North Charleston, S.C., to Gregory Alan Kincaid and Carla Taylor Kincaid. Brandon graduated from...

JUDY C. HENDERSON RAWLS

Judy Carol Henderson Rawls, 68, 920 N.C. 581 South, died Wednesday at Kitty Askins Hospice of Goldsboro. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations Inc....

OVELIA P. ROCKWELL

Ovelia Price Rockwell. 93, died Wednesday at Vidant Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

TYRONICA A. WILLIAMS

Tyronica A. Williams, 25, died Monday in Philadelphia, Pa. Arrangements are pending at Stevens Funeral Home of Wilson....

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

SANDY D. ARMSTRONG

Sandy D. Armstrong, 98, 2543 N.C. 50, died Tuesday at Brian Center Health and Rehabilitation in Wallace. Arrangements are pending at Garris Funeral Home....

JULIOUS I. BRYANT

Julious Isiah Bryant, 27, died Sunday. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations Inc....

JESSIE CURRIE

Jessie Currie, 92, 1951 Old Wilson Road, Rocky Mount, died Sunday at Rocky Mount Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. Arrangements are pending at Stevens Funeral Home of Wilson....

DANNY FOWLER

Danny Fowler, 53, died Tuesday. Arrangements are pending at Smith-Holloway Memorial Funeral Services LLC....

ALBERTO M. GARCIA

April 10, 1978-Feb. 8, 2016 Alberto Mozqueda Garcia, 37, 5100 Mackay Road, Jamestown, died Monday at Adams Living and Rehab Center. Funeral will be Thursday at 7 p.m. at Santa Maria Catholic Church of Greensboro. He was born April...

SALLY T. GODBOLD

March 20, 1937-Feb. 8, 2016 Sally T. Godbold, 78, Warsaw, died Monday at Southwood Nursing Center in Clinton. Graveside service will be 11 a.m. Thursday in Devotional Gardens. She was born March 20, 1937, in Duplin County to Billy...

JO ANNE HERRING

Jo Anne Rouse Herring, 71, Mount Olive, died Tuesday at Kitty Askins Hospice in Goldsboro. Arrangements are pending at Tyndall Funeral Home Inc....

CLARENCE A. HORNE

March 4, 1968-Feb. 9, 2016 Clarence "Shorty" Avery Horne, 47, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Graveside service will be Saturday at 2 p.m. in Woodland Friends Cemetery. He was the son of the late Clarence Ernest Horne and...

RONALD G. JONES

Jan. 5, 1966-Feb. 7, 2016 Ronald Gray Jones, 50, 700 S. Madison Ave., died Sunday at home. Funeral will be Friday at 1 p.m. at First African Missionary Baptist Church, with the Rev. Samuel Johnson officiating. Burial will be...

BRANDON KINCAID

Brandon Kincaid, 25, died Tuesday. Arrangements are pending at Rouse Funeral Home of LaGrange....

JULIA M. WILLIAMS LEE

Julia Mae Williams Lee, 95, 124 Southern Plaza, Dudley, died Tuesday at home. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremations Inc....

DR. ERNEST EDWARD PHELPS

July 19, 1931-Feb. 8, 2016 Dr. Ernest "Ernie" Edward Phelps, 84, 380 Wayne Country Day Road, Goldsboro, passed away Monday evening at Kitty Askins with his family by his side. A memorial service will be held at a later...

IRENE DAVIS SUTTON

Irene Davis Sutton, 96, Central Heights Road, died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

DAPHNE

EDNA

ERNEST

HIGHSMITH

Jan. 30, 1927-Jan. 30, 2016 Edna Taylor Highsmith, 89, passed away peacefully Saturday morning, Jan. 30, 2016. She was born Jan. 30, 1927, in Greene County, N.C., to Jesse and Myrtle Taylor. Edna was a faithful member of Hickory...

JAMES R.

MARY E.

MCDOUGALD

Died Feb. 3, 2016 James Renty McDougald, 70, 1604 Meadow Road, Kenly, died Wednesday at the Brian Center of Wilson. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Atkins Memorial Tabernacle Holiness Church of Sims. Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral...

NANCY

DA'NYLA COBB

Infant Da'Nyla Cobb died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

MARTIN A. FISCHEL

Martin A. Fischel, Fremont, died Monday at home. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

ALBERTO GARCIA

Alberto Garcia, 37, 5100 Mackay Road, Jamestown, died Monday at Adams Living and Rehab Center. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

MARTIN HARRELL

Mary E. Martin Harrell, San Diego, Calif., died Friday. Arrangements are pending at Cypress View in San Diego....

JENKINS HOWELL

Nancy Jenkins Howell, 71, died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service....

LOUISE C. HUDSON

Died Feb. 7, 2016 Louise C. Hudson died Sunday. Funeral will be Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Mount Olive. Burial will be in Calypso Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from...

RONALD JONES

Ronald Jones, 50, 700 S. Madison Ave., died Sunday at home. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

C. CLAYTON LANE

Nov. 8, 1933-Feb. 7, 2016 C. Clayton Lane, 82, Mount Olive resident, passed away Sunday, Feb. 7, at Wayne Memorial Hospital. He was a retired communications engineer with Raytheon Co. He worshipped at First Baptist Church in Mount Olive,...

E. PHELPS

Dr. Ernest E. Phelps, 84, died Monday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Evergreen Funeral Home....

CAPEL POPLIN

Sept. 5, 1933-Feb. 7, 2016 Daphne Capel Poplin, 82, Princeton, passed away at the home Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. She was born Sept. 5, 1933, in Anson County, N.C., to the late Wiliam Oris Capel and Carrie Sasser Capel...

MERRITT SMALL

June 20, 1934-Feb. 8, 2016 Edna Merritt Small, 81, passed away early Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Edna was born in Wayne County June 20, 1934, to the late Lafayette and Laura Rackley Merritt. She was...

EDNA TAYLOR