Obituary announcements for Goldsboro and Wayne County, NC

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Wednesday, May 4, 2016

HAYWOOD BLACKBURN

March 12, 1942-May 3, 2016 Haywood Blackburn, 74, of Warsaw, died Tuesday. He was born March 12, 1942. Mr. Blackburn served in the U.S. Army in the 82nd Airborne Division. He also retired after many years from the North...

BRENDA BURNS

Brenda Burns, 59, died May 1 at the Brian Center in Goldsboro. Funeral services will be Thursday at noon at the S. Connor Memorial Funeral Home Chapel. A walk-in wake will be held today from 6 to 7 p.m....

MAJOR LEWIS CLARK SR.

Major Lewis Clark Sr., 64, of 809 Aycock St., died today, in the Veterans Administration Hospital in Durham. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

MARY BRIDGET DONAHUE

Mary Bridget Donahue, 49, of Rosewood died Tuesday at Wayne UNC Health Care. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church, where she was a member, with the Rev. Alex...

BETSY B. ROSEMANN

March 9, 1961-May 2, 2016 Marian Elizabeth "Betsy" Barrett Rosemann passed away Monday at age 55. Born in the Cape Fear Valley Hospital in Fayetteville, N.C., on March 9, 1961, she was the daughter of Elizabeth Hunley Barrett and...

GEORGE HENRY SAWYER JR.

George Henry Sawyer Jr., 92, died peacefully Friday, April 29, at his home in Greenville, N.C. A graveside service will be conducted Friday, May 6, at 12:30 p.m. in Pinewood Memorial Park officiated by the Rev. Patrick Cherry. The...

BONITA THOMPSON WALLACE

March 17, 1957-May 3,2016 Bonita Thompson Wallace, 59, died Tuesday, May 3, 2016, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center, surrounded by her family. Bonita was born in El Paso, Texas, on March 17, 1957, to Elva Williford Baker of Goldsboro...

FRANCES SANDERSON WILLIAMS

Frances "Frankie" Sanderson Williams, 81, of Warsaw died Monday at Vidant Duplin Hospital. Mrs. Williams was born in Jones County March 2, 1935, to the late Ralmon Sanderson and Annie Hardison Sanderson. A funeral service will be held Thursday...

SHIRLEY W. WILLLIAMS

Shirley W. Williams, 75, of Highland Springs, Va., formerly of Snow Hill, died Saturday. Funeral arrangements are pending at Trinity Memorial Funeral Home....

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

ELOUISE ALLEN

Died May 2, 2016 Elouise "Molly" Allen, 82, Rose Hill, died Monday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the First Baptist Charity Church of Rose Hill. The visitation will be...

NATHANIEL BONEY

Died April 29, 2016 Nathaniel Boney, 84, Rose Hill, died Friday at Vidant Duplin Hospital. The funeral will be held at 1 p.m today at Island Creek A.M.E. Church of Rose Hill. The burial will be in the Boney...

LUCRETIA DANIELS

May 27, 1926-April 30, 2016 Lucretia Rogers "Pudding" Daniels, 89, Lucama, died Saturday at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh. The funeral will be 1 p.m. Thursday at the L.N. Forbes Original Free Will Baptist Tabernacle. The burial will be...

WESLEY RAY GOFF

Aug. 9, 1944-April 30, 2016 Wesley Ray Goff, 71, Dudley, passed away on Saturday, April 30, 2016, at Day Springs Nursing Home in Wallace. He was born in Wayne County on Aug. 9, 1944, to the late James Edgar...

BETTY JEAN "B.J." BALES LEWIS

Died April 22, 2016 B.J. Lewis of Durham died peacefully Friday evening, April 22, 2016. She was 91. She was the daughter of the late Alton and Minnie Bales and sister of the late Bernard Bales and sister-in-law of...

CLARENCE NEWKIRK

Clarence Newkirk, 82, Dudley died Tuesday in the Kitty Askins Hospice. Arrangements are pending at the Haskins Funeral Home....

MICHAEL P. NUNN

Michael Patrick Nunn, 46, Wilson, died Saturday. Arrangement are pending at Stevens Funeral Home in Wilson....

ZOEY A. PINA

Died April 29, 2016 Zoey Ann Pina died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A private service was held for the family. She was the daughter of Emmanuel Pina and Amber Gurley of Pikeville. Arrangements are by Howell Funeral Home...

BETSY B. ROSEMANN

Betsy Barrett Rosemann, 55, died Monday at home. Arrangements are pending at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory....

ALICE S. SUTTON

Sept. 28, 1922-May 1, 2016 Alice Sykes Sutton, 93, Kinston, died Sunday. She was born Sept. 28, 1922, in Lenoir County to the late James Sykes and Sudie Daughety Sykes. Alice was preceded in death by her husband, Wesley...

Monday, May 2, 2016

JESSE J. LANE

March 16, 1946-May 1, 2016 Jesse James Lane, 70, died Sunday, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Born in Wayne County, he was born the son of the late Ed and Nellie Gray Anderson and was raised by the late...

KENNETH R. LANGLEY

Nov. 13, 1920-April 29, 2016 Kenneth Rudolph Langley, of Clayton, died Friday. He was born Nov. 13, 1920, in Wayne County, the seventh child of Willie Bryant Langley Sr. and Nora Bunn Langley. He was preceded in death by...

JOAN BLIZZARD SMITH

April 30, 1949-May 1, 2016 Joan Blizzard Smith passed away Sunday morning, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center, one day after her 67th birthday. A graveside service will be held Tuesday, May 3, 2016, at 11 a.m. at Eureka Cemetery....

ALICE S. SUTTON

Alice Sykes Sutton, 93, of Kinston, died Sunday at Greendale Forest Nursing Center. Arrangements are pending at Rouse Funeral Home, LaGrange....

Sunday, May 1, 2016

BRUNO GOMEZ-HERNANDEZ

Bruno Gomez-Hernandez, 45, 67 Pope Farm Road, Stantonsburg, died Wednesday. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

RUBY WESTBROOK BROCK

Aug. 26, 1932-April 28, 2016 Ruby Westbrook Brock, 83, of Warsaw died Thursday, at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. today in Devotional Gardens. She was born Aug. 26, 1932, in Duplin...

RUBY CARTLEDGE

Aug. 8, 1932-April 28, 2016 Ruby was a devout Christian, who stayed active in her church, loved animals, had a green thumb and enjoyed refinishing furniture. These are just a few of the special qualities that represent the life...

LUCRETIA DANIELS

Evangelist Lucretia R. Daniels, 89, of 5327 U.S. 301 Highway, Lucama, died Saturday in Wake Medical Center, Raleigh. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

MARY "MARGIE" MENDELL

May 26, 1921-April 27, 2016 Mary Margaret “Margie” Mendell, 94, passed away Wednesday at Sutton’s Retirement Center. Margie was born in Newport, Ky., to the late Allen Cleveland and Georgia DeMoss Shepard, and was wife of the late Jerome...

LOUISE M. NEWSOME

Louise Mayo Newsome of Fremont died Saturday. Arrangements are pending at Wilson Memorial Service....

ZOEY ANN PINA

Baby girl Zoey Ann Pina died Friday at Wayne UNC Healthcare. Funeral arrangements are pending at Howell Funeral Home and Crematory....

OLA L. RICKS

Jan. 20, 1932-April 29, 2016 Ola Lee Ricks, 84, died Friday morning, at Countryside Village. She was born in Halifax County to the late Ellis Argo Lee and Annie Wallace Lee and was married to the late Richard Sidney...

MARY ANN KLEBER WRIGHT

Sept. 14, 1954–April 18, 2016 Mary Ann Kleber Wright, 61, passed away Monday, April 18, 2016, at her home in Goldsboro, N.C. Mary Ann was born in Trier, Germany. She was the daughter of Raymond and Zita Kleber. As...