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Sunday, April 23, 2017

RUBERT A. AUSTIN

Died March 30, 2017 Rubert Alfred "Bob" Austin, 91, died March 30. Funeral with military honors will be at Eastern Carolina State Veterans Cemetery Monday at noon, with Dr. Clay Worrell officiating. Arrangements are by Serenity Memorial Funeral Home...

ERNEST R. COVINGTON

June 14, 1966-April 18, 2017 Ernest R. Covington, 50, 104 S. Smith St., Four Oaks, died Tuesday at Barbour Court Nursing Home of Smithfield. Funeral will be Tuesday at 1 at Cape Fear Headquarters of Erwin. Burial will be...

FOSTER K. EDICK II

Jan. 2, 1942-April 14, 2017 Mr. Edick, 75, Goldsboro, N.C., passed Friday, April 14, 2017, at home. Born in Lowville, N.Y., Jan. 2, 1942, he was the son of the late Foster K. Edick Sr. and the late Patricia...

SAMUEL E. FRALEY

Samuel E. Fraley, 52, LaGrange, died Friday at home. Arrangements are pending at Smith-Holloway Memorial Services LLC....

FRANCES ELDRIDGE GREGORY

Died April 21, 2017 Frances Eldridge Gregory, 92, died Friday at Day Springs of Wallace. Funeral will be Monday at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church of Newton Grove. Interment will be in the church cemetery....

FRANCES R. DARLINGTON MILLER

Frances Ruth Darlington Miller, 80, died Saturday at home. Arrangements are pending at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory....

HUBERT MOORE JR.

Hubert Moore Jr., 56, 827 N.C. 97 East, Wilson, died Thursday. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Wilson....

DAVID STEWART PRECYTHE

Feb. 19, 1949-April, 20, 2017 A memorial service will be held Monday at 3 at Faison Methodist Church. Entombment will follow at Faison Cemetery. David Stewart Precythe, Faison, president of Southern Produce Distributors Inc., passed away April 20, 2017,...

MACY MILLER SMITH

Died April 21, 2017 Macy Miller Smith, 88, Kenansville, died Friday at Brian Center Health and Rehabilitation Center in Wallace. Funeral will be at Rose Hill Funeral Home chapel of Rose Hill Monday at 1 p.m., with the Rev....

EDNA W. STRICKLAND

Died April 22, 2017 Edna W. Strickland, 80, Sampson County, died Saturday. Funeral will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Randalls Chapel Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church of Newton Grove, with the Rev. Horace Johnson officiating. Interment will be...

GENE C. WEEKS

March 23, 1947-April 21, 2017 Gene Carroll Weeks, 70, Genesis in Mount Olive, died Friday. Funeral will be 6 p.m. Monday at Casey Funeral Home, with the Rev. Tim Reaves officiating. Burial will be at Wiggs Cemetery. He was...

GLADYS B. WELLS

March 22, 1934-April 21, 2017 Gladys Blackman Wells, 83, Goldsboro, passed away suddenly Friday, April 21, 2017, at Wayne UNC Healthcare. Gladys was born in Wayne County March 22, 1934, to the late Clarence Blackman and Edna Marie Pollock...

CLARETTA BRYANT WILLIAMS

Pastor Claretta Bryant Williams, 82, formerly of Goldsboro, died April 10. Arrangements are pending at J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home and Cremation....

Friday, April 21, 2017

JAMES H. EUBANKS SR.

June 15, 1940-April 19, 2017 James Hilton Eubanks Sr., 76, Sneads Ferry, died Wednesday at New Hanover Regional Medical Center. Visitation will be Saturday from 11 a.m. to noon at Kenly Funeral Service, followed by a funeral at noon,...

JAMES GARNER

James Garner, 65, died Thursday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Arrangements are pending at Garris Funeral Home....

IRIS E. HINNANT

Iris Elaine Hinnant, 62, Wilson, died Tuesday at Vidant Medical Center of Wilson. Arrangements are pending at Hamilton Funeral Chapel of Wilson....

HOWARD B. PEARSALL

Howard B. Pearsall, 69, 106 Spring St., died Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

WILLIAM S. USHER

April 5, 1939-April 19, 2017 William Samuel Usher, 78, Magnolia, died Wednesday at Vidant Medical Center of Greenville. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Concord Baptist Church of Rose Hill. Burial will be in Concord Church Cemetery. He...

Thursday, April 20, 2017

JEAN YOUNG-STEWART

Died April 8, 2017 Mrs. Jean Young-Stewart, 80, 2139 Cockran St. Southwest, Wilson, N.C., passed away April 8, 2017, at Wilson Medical Center. Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, April 22, 2017, at 11 a.m. at Mary Grove Baptist...

MILDRED BATTLE

Aug. 26, 1932-April 17, 2017 Mildred Battle, 84, 108 Harvey St., Pikeville, died Monday at her residence. She was born Aug. 26, 1932, in Wayne County to William H. and Annie Bell Forte Battle. Funeral services will be held...

DERWIN W. BEST

Died April 15, 2017 Derwin Wendell Best, 47, Turkey, died Saturday at home. Funeral will be 1 p.m today at Prayer of Faith Evangelistic Church of Warsaw. Interment will be in Wilson Chapel Church Cemetery of Turkey. Arrangements by...

ERNEST R. COVINGTON

Ernest R. Covington, 50, 104 S. Smith St., Four Oaks, died Tuesday at Barbour Court Nursing Home of Smithfield. Arrangements are pending at Haskins Funeral Home....

BRENDA L. DANIELS

March 26, 1950-March 25, 2017 Brenda L. Daniels, 66, died March 25 at Heartland Health Care Center of Adelphi, Md. Funeral was at Bethany AME Church of Capitol Heights, Md., April 8. She was born in Wayne County March...

CYNTHIA D. WALLACE GREENE

Died April 11, 2017 Cynthia Diane Wallace Greene, 55, 4183 Edgewood Drive, Ayden, died April 11 at home. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Piney Grove Free Will Baptist Church of Grifton. Burial will be in Bell Family...

CARRIE LEE HINES

Died April 16, 2017 Mrs. Carrie Lee Hines, 77, 104 Overlook Road, Pomona, N.Y., formerly of Wilson, N.C., passed away Sunday, April 16, 2017, at Ramapo Manor Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Suffern, N.Y. Funeral services are scheduled for...

HUBERT H. MATTOCKS

Died April 18, 2017 Hubert H. "Tip" Mattocks, 85, 110 Bynum St., Maysville, died Tuesday at Cherry Point Bay Nursing Center. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Myrtle Grove Christian Church of Maysville. Burial with military honors will...

SARAH LOUISE EVANS PERKINS

Jan. 23, 1934-April 18, 2017 Sarah Louise Evans Perkins, 83, died Monday morning at her home. Born in Wayne County, she was the daughter of the late Wade Hamilton and Lillian Farrell Evans, and was the wife of Silas...

SANDRA PICKETT

Sandra Pickett, 80, 117 Elmore St., died Wednesday at Wayne UNC Health Care. Arrangements are pending at Garris Funeral Home....

TERESA JOHNSON TOOLE

Oct. 27, 1949-April 19, 2017 Teresa Johnson Toole, 67, Princeton, died Wednesday. Funeral will be 6 p.m. Friday at Casey Funeral Home chapel, with the Rev. Dennis Pollock officiating. Burial will be private. She was born Oct. 27, 1949,...

PRINCESS K.N. WHITFIELD

Died April 14, 2017 Princess Kamiya Nevaeh Whitfield, 644 Avon Ridge Lane, Grimesland, died Friday at Vidant Medical Center. Graveside service will be Friday at Homestead Memorial Garden of Greenville, with pastor Bobby Diggs officiating. Arrangements are by Stevens...

JAMICA WILLIAMS