Obituaries

Richard Thorne Denny

August 29, 2014

  Richard Thorne Denny February 23, 1962 – August 27, 2014 Richard Thorne Denny, 52, of Wilson passed away Wednesday.  Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home.  Interment will follow in Evergreen Memo...

Thomas McLeon Carr III

August 28, 2014

Thomas McLeon Carr III March 29, 1977 – August 26, 2014 Thomas McLeon Carr III, 37, of Elm City passed away suddenly Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at his home.  Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday in Englewood United Methodist Church, ...

Verlin Thomas Hill

August 28, 2014

Verlin Thomas Hill July 25, 1964 – August 25, 2014   Verlin Thomas “Whistle” Hill, 50, of Spring Hope passed away Monday.  The family will receive friends 6 – 9 p.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson ...

Doris Brantley Radford

August 28, 2014

Doris Brantley Radford September 3, 1933 – August 25, 2014 Doris Brantley Radford, 80, of Wilson passed away Monday.  A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home.  Interment will follow in Evergreen Memorial Park....

Veteran

Charlie Franklin Bridgers

August 24, 2014

Charlie Franklin Bridgers February 4, 1949 – August 21, 2014 Charlie Franklin Bridgers, 65, of Sims, formerly of Kenly passed away Thursday after a long battle with cancer.  A graveside service will be conducted 2 p.m. Sunday in Stancil’s Chap...

Lula Thorne Moehrbach

August 21, 2014

Lula Thorne Moehrbach July 7, 1941 – August 18, 2014 Lula “Lu” Thorne Moehrbach, 73, of Wilson passed away Monday. Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Evergreen Memorial P...

Mary Janet Rutland

Mary Janet Gaboury Rutland June 15, 1924 – August 7, 2014 Janet Rutland, 90, of Wilson, NC, formerly of Blacksburg, VA and Boulder, CO, died Thursday, August 7, 2014, in Wilson. Janet loved traveling. She and her late husband, Lee, traveled exte...

Marshall Paul Mansfield

Marshall Paul Mansfield January 27, 1960 - August 6, 2014 Marshall Paul Mansfield, 54, of Stantonsburg, NC formerly of Oil City, PA passed away at his home. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6:30-8:00 p.m. at Joyner`s Funeral Home in W...

Carl Milton Winstead

August 6, 2014

Carl Milton Winstead July 14, 1923 – August 3, 2014 Carl Milton Winstead, 91, of Wilson passed away Sunday.  Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home.  Interment will follow in Maplewood Cemetery with full ...

Donald Braxton Jones

August 6, 2014

Donald Braxton Jones July 3, 1939 – August 2, 2014 Donald Braxton Jones, 75, of Sims passed away Saturday.  Funeral services will be conducted 7 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home.  Graveside services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday in Buc...

Gregory Alan Roberts

August 2, 2014

  Gregory Alan Roberts April 21, 1958 – July 30, 2014 Gregory Alan Roberts, 56, of Wilson passed away Wednesday.  A funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday at West Nash United Methodist Church, 2200 W. Nash Street, Wilson.  The Rev....

Velma Lamm Bobbitt

August 2, 2014

Velma Lamm Bobbitt October 25, 1922 – July 28, 2014 Velma Lamm Bobbitt, 91, of Wilson passed away Monday.  Funeral services will be conducted 10 a.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home.  Interment will follow in Evergreen Memorial Park.  Th...

Barbara Whitehead Finch

July 23, 2014

  Barbara Whitehead Finch September 26, 1939 – July 28, 2014 Barbara “Mama” Whitehead Finch, 74, of Wilson passed away Monday.  Funeral services will be conducted 7 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home with Jerry Finch officiating.  ...

Munim Razak Al-Tayar

July 30, 2014

Munim Razak Al-Tayar April 20, 1930 - July 26, 2014 Munim Razak Al-Tayar, 84, of Wilson passed away Saturday. The family will receive friends 1 – 2 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. Munim was surv...

Larry Lee Bulluck

August 1, 2014

Larry Lee Bulluck February 22, 1957 – July 26, 2014 Larry Lee Bulluck, 57, of Raleigh passed away Saturday.  Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home.  Interment will follow in Evergreen Memorial Park. ...

Sarah Elizabeth Dickerman Evans

Sarah Elizabeth Dickerman Evans April 1, 1946 — July 26, 2014 ROCKY MOUNT — Sarah Elizabeth Dickerman Evans — granddaughter of Sarah Elizabeth Gold Swindell and great-great granddaughter of Sarah Elizabeth Gott White of Leesburg, Va., —...

Eugene Bass

July 27, 2014

Eugene Bass October 25, 1938 – July 25, 2014 Eugene “Gene” Bass, 75, of Wilson passed away Friday.  Funeral services will be conducted 3 p.m. Sunday at Daniels Chapel FWB Church, 4828 Frank Price Church Road, Wilson.  Interment will follo...

George Samuel "Sam" Hedgepeth

July 24, 2014

George Samuel Hedgepeth June 6, 1949 – July 22, 2014 George Samuel “Sam” Hedgepeth, 65, of Lucama passed away Tuesday.  Funeral services will be conducted at 7 p.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home.  A graveside service will be held 11...

Gregory Brent Carpenter

July 27, 2014

Gregory Brent Carpenter July 7, 1979 – July 22, 2014 Gregory Brent Carpenter, 35, of Sharpsburg passed away Tuesday.  Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home.  Interment will follow in Town of Stantonsburg Ce...

Mary Magdalene Murray Hinnant

July 24, 2014

Mary Magdalene Murray Hinnant February 13, 1921 – July 21, 2014 Mary Magdalene Murray “Maggie” Hinnant, 93, of Buckhorn passed away on July 21, 2014 at the Brian Center Health & Rehabilitation Center of Wilson.  She was born in Wilson Co...

Peggy Bass Lamm

July 24, 2014

Peggy Bass Lamm August 21, 1940 – July 21, 2014 Peggy Bass Lamm, 73, of Wilson passed away Monday.  A graveside service will be conducted 1 p.m. Thursday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. The family will receive friends 7 – 9 p.m. Wednesd...

Mildred Joyce Baines Kurzawski

July 22, 2014

Mildred Joyce Baines Kurzawski February 12, 1942 – July 18, 2014 Mildred Joyce Baines Kurzawski, 72, of Wilson passed away Friday.  Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Tuesday at Peace FWB Church, 2838 Tilghman Road, Wilson.  Interment wi...

Stanley Ray Hobson

July 15, 2014

Stanley Ray Hobson February 1, 1946 – July 14, 2014 Stanley Ray Hobson, 68, of Sharpsburg  passed away Monday.  A graveside service will be conducted 11 a.m. Wednesday at Forest Hills Cemetery, Nashville.  The Rev. Rusty Russell will officia...

Ivey A. Lamm, Jr.

July 18, 2014

Ivey A. Lamm, Jr. February 1, 1934 – July 14, 2014 Ivey A. Lamm, Jr. 80 of Lucama passed away unexpectedly at his home Monday, July 14, 2014.  He was born in Wilson County February 1, 1934 to Ivey A. and Louisa Lamm of Lucama.  He married the l...

Eula Mae Pridgen Brantley

July 15, 2014

Eula Pridgen Brantley September 7, 1932 – July 13, 2014 Eula Pridgen Brantley, 81, of Bailey passed away Sunday.  A funeral service will be conducted 7 p.m. Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home.  A graveside service will be held 10 a.m. Wednesd...