Obituaries

Sandra Ellis Creech

July 1, 2015

Sandra Ellis Creech September 24, 1947 – June 28, 2015 Sandra Ellis Creech, 67, of Lucama gained her heavenly wings on Sunday, June 28, 2015. Her funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m. Wednesday at Little Rock FWB Church, Little Rock Church...

Willie Belle Adams Barkley

July 1, 2015

Willie Belle Adams Barkley July 27, 1916 – June 28, 2015 Willie Belle Adams Barkley, 98, of Wilson passed away Sunday. A graveside service will be conducted 10 a.m. Wednesday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. The Rev. Justin Deeter will off...

Jerry Williams Harris

June 29, 2015

Jerry Williams Harris August 17, 1949 – June 25, 2015 Jerry Williams Harris, born August 17, 1949, died of a heart attack at his home June 25, 2015, following months of poor health. Jerry lived in the Mt. Pleasant and Bailey community. He sha...

John Edward Kurzawski

June 27, 2015

John Edward Kurzawski January 9, 1974 – June 25, 2015 John “Johnny” Edward Kurzawski, 41, of Wilson passed away Thursday. His memorial service will be conducted at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Evansdale United Methodist Church, 4334 Evansdale Roa...

Linda Jane Lamm Haas

June 26, 2015

Linda Jane Lamm Haas June 25, 1947 – June 23, 2015 Linda Jane Lamm Haas, 67, of Raleigh, passed away June 23, 2015. A memorial service will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson, NC. ...

Lynn Arthur Christensen

June 25, 2015

Lynn Arthur Christensen July 9, 1950 – June 20, 2015 Lynn Arthur Christensen, 64, of Wilson, went home to the Lord on Saturday, June 20. The family will receive friends from 5 – 7 p.m. Thursday, June 25 at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Ralei...

Lynn Lancaster

June 23, 2015

Lynn Lancaster December 24, 1932 – June 20, 2015 Lynn Lancaster, 82, of Kenly passed away Saturday. His funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Pikeville Cemetery, Mt. Carmel Chur...

Charlie Vann Brown

June 22, 2015

Charlie Vann Brown August 14, 1950 – June 18, 2015 Charlie Vann Brown, 64, of Middlesex passed away Thursday. His memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Monday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. The family will r...

Raymond P. Harris

June 20, 2015

Raymond P. Harris July 26, 1937 – June 6, 2015 Raymond P. Harris, 77, of Wilson passed away Saturday June 6th, in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina. The family will receive friends 5-8 p.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Par...

Jody Allen Bunn

June 19, 2015

Jody Allen Bunn May 30, 1975 – June 13, 2015 Jody A. Bunn, 40, of Wilson passed away Saturday. Funeral Services will be conducted 7 p.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. The family will receive friends following the service Friday at J...

Earlie Gray Winstead

June 17, 2015

Earlie Gray Winstead September 13, 1933 – June 14, 2015 Earlie Gray Winstead, 81, of Elm City passed away Sunday. Funeral Services will be conducted 2 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Rocky Mount Memorial Pa...

Essie Pittman Durham

June 15, 2015

Essie Pittman Durham August 7, 1919 – June 12, 2015 Essie Pittman Durham, 95, of Wilson, passed away Friday. A graveside service will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Monday in Evergreen Memorial Park. The Rev. Dr. Billy Toler will officiate. The f...

Don Shepard Privette

June 13, 2015

Don Shepard Privette May 17, 1944 – June 8, 2015 Don Shepard Privette, 71, of Black Creek passed away Monday. A memorial service will be conducted 10 a.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. The Rev. Steve ...

Malcolm Harvey Lathan, Jr.

June 13, 2015

Malcolm Harvey Lathan, Jr. July 31, 1948 – June 10, 2015 Malcolm “Mac” Harvey Lathan Jr. passed away peacefully at home in Wilson, on June 10th, 2015. He passed away in the company of his wife, his daughter and son, his three grandchildren...

Donald Wayne Flowers

June 13, 2015

Donald Wayne Flowers August 28, 1961 – June 10, 2015 Donald Wayne Flowers also known as “Redd”, 53, of Stantonsburg passed away Wednesday. His visitation will be conducted 5 – 7 p.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Roa...

Janice Ann Brantley Watson

June 12, 2015

Janice Ann Brantley Watson May 9, 1929 – June 9, 2015 Janice Ann Brantley Watson, 86, of Wilson passed away Tuesday. Her funeral service will be held 7 p.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. Burial will be private in Evergreen Memorial Park,...

John Milton James

June 12, 2015

John Milton James March 26, 1937 – June 7, 2015 John “Johnny” Milton James, 78, of Kenly, passed away Sunday, June 7, 2015 at Wilson Medical Center. His memorial service will be conducted 3:30 p.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. The ...

Charles Ivin High

June 11, 2015

Charles Ivin High January 23, 1949 – June 8, 2015 Charles “PePa” Ivin High, 66, of Sims passed away Monday. A graveside service will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday in Bailey Town Cemetery, Bailey. The family will receive friends Wednesday...

Lloyd Ray Davis

June 9, 2015

Lloyd Ray Davis October 11, 1932 – June 6, 2015 Lloyd Ray Davis, 82, of Wilson passed away Saturday. His graveside service will be conducted Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at 11 a.m. in Evergreen Memorial Park with Military Honors. The Rev. Tommy Haga...

Virginia Deer Skipper

May 31, 2015

Virginia Deer Skipper January 20, 1952 – May 29, 2015 Virginia Deer Skipper, 63, of Wilson passed away Friday. A graveside service will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Friday in the Coastal Carolina State Veteran's Cemetery, 110 Montford Landing Rd., J...

Betty Jean Wilfong (Sloper)

May 30, 2015

Betty Jean Wilfong December 7, 1936 – May 24, 2015 Betty Jean Wilfong, 78, of Elm City passed away Sunday. A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, May 30, 2015 at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway. The Rev. Ray Wells...

Roscoe Julian "RJ" Williams

May 28, 2015

Roscoe Julian Williams August 12, 1938 – May 25, 2015 Roscoe Julian “RJ” Williams, 76 of Wilson passed away Monday. His funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Evergreen Memo...

Charles Ray Barnes

May 28, 2015

Charles Ray Barnes February 9, 1935 – May 26, 2015 Charles Ray Barnes, 80, of Wilson passed away Tuesday. A graveside service will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Thursday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. Keith Barnes will officiate. The famil...

Geraldine Langley Bailey

May 26, 2015

Geraldine Langley Bailey September 18, 1931 – May 22, 2015 Geraldine Langley Bailey, 83, of Elm City passed away Friday. Her funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Evergreen Mem...

Timothy Andrew Sunday

May 25, 2015

Timothy Andrew Sunday June 15, 1961 – May 18, 2015 Timothy Andrew Sunday, 53, of Bailey, North Carolina, formerly of Kokomo, Indiana went to be with the Lord Monday. His memorial service will be conducted 11 a.m. Monday, May 25, 2015 at Greeti...