Obituaries

Joan Thorne Stott

April 2, 2015

Joan Thorne Stott July 1, 1932 – March 31, 2015 Joan Thorne Stott, 82, was born July 1, 1932. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. Joan was a giving and compassionate woman and will be missed by all who knew her. ...

Selby Anderson Etheridge Jr.

April 1, 2015

Selby Anderson Etheridge Jr. October 26, 1924-March 27, 2015 Selby Anderson Etheridge, Jr. 90, of Wilson, peacefully departed this life on Friday, March 27 at his home in Wilson surrounded by his loving family. Funeral services will be conducted ...

Katye Barnes Godwin

March 31, 2015

Katye Barnes Godwin April 23, 1937 - March 28, 2015 Katye Barnes Godwin, 77, of Wilson, passed away Saturday. A graveside service will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Tuesday in Black Creek Cemetery. The Rev. Greg Barnes will officiate. The family w...

Deedie Davis

March 24, 2015

Deedie Davis September 25, 1943 – March 20, 2015 Deedie Davis, 71, of Sims, passed away Friday. Funeral services will be conducted 7:00 p.m. Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. The Rev. Melvin Barnette and The...

Elvie Linwood White III

March 24, 2015

Elvie Linwood White, III July 14, 1955 – March 20, 2015 Elvie Linwood White, III, 59, of Wilson passed away Friday. Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church, Wilson. Entombment will follow in Evergreen Memorial...

Grover W. Bullin

March 24, 2015

Grover W. Bullin September 20, 1920 - March 22, 2015 Grover William Bullin, 94, of Wilson passed away Sunday March 22, 2015. His graveside services will be conducted 6:00 p.m. Tuesday in Maplewood Cemetery. The Rev. Dr. Doug Murray will officia...

George Rowley

March 23, 2015

George Rowley October 27, 1936 – March 18, 2015 George Rowley, 78, of Wilson passed away Wednesday. His memorial service will be held 7 p.m. Monday, March 23, 2015 at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. The family will...

Billy Raynor Woodard

March 23, 2015

Billy Raynor Woodard September 8, 1935 – March 20, 2015 Billy Raynor Woodard, 79, of Wilson passed away Friday. His graveside service will be conducted 2:30 p.m. Monday afternoon in Evergreen Memorial Park. The Rev. Joe Shakour will officiate...

Rev. John Martin Bowman

March 23, 2015

Rev. John Martin Bowman October 15, 1935 – March 19, 2015 Rev. John Martin Bowman, 79, of Wilson passed away Thursday. His funeral service will be conducted 2:30 p.m. Monday at Winstead United Methodist Church, 1407 S Tarboro Street, Wilson. ...

Joan Renfrow Cockrell

March 22, 2015

Joan Renfrow Cockrell September 9, 1941 – March 19, 2015 Joan Renfrow Cockrell, 73, of Kenly, passed away Thursday. Her memorial service will be conducted 5 p.m. Sunday at Buckhorn United Methodist Church, 8102 Hwy 42 N, Kenly. The Rev. David...

Joyce Skinner Boykin

March 18, 2015

Joyce Skinner Boykin November 24, 1929 – March 15, 2015 Joyce Skinner Boykin, 85, of Wilson, passed away Sunday. A graveside service will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Wednesday in Nobles Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery, Sims, NC. The Rev. Paul Bats...

Shirley Glover Skinner

March 15, 2015

Shirley Glover Skinner July 1, 1936 – March 12, 2015 Shirley Glover Skinner, 78, of Saratoga passed away Thursday evening surrounded by her loving family. Her funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. Interme...

James Eli Godbey

March 12, 2015

James Eli Godbey October 22, 1931 – March 9, 2015 James Eli Godbey, 83, of Wilson passed away Monday. His graveside service will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. The family will receive friends 12 – 1:30 p....

James Edward Webb, Jr.

March 12, 2015

James Edward Webb, Jr. November 8, 1945 – March 9, 2015 James Edward Webb, Jr., 69, of Pinetops passed away Monday. His memorial service will be conducted 3 p.m. Thursday in Pinetops Baptist Church, 710 W. Hamlet Street, Pinetops. The Rev. Jo...

Loumis Franklin Hinnant

March 10, 2015

Loumis Franklin Hinnant August 22, 1925 – March 6, 2015 Loumis Franklin Hinnant, 89, of Wilson passed away Friday evening. His funeral service will be conducted 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Ev...

Robert Arthur Moore

March 9, 2015

Robert Arthur Moore August 17, 1927 – March 7, 2015 Robert Arthur “Big Boy” Moore, 87, of Lucama passed away Saturday evening. His funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Monday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Barnes...

Velma Crocker Hall

March 6, 2015

Velma Crocker Hall July 30, 1931 – March 3, 2015 Velma Crocker Hall, 83, of Middlesex, passed away Tuesday. Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Friday at Mount Zion Free Will Baptist Church, Johnson Farm Rd., Kenly. Entombment will fol...

Margaret Peele Hoard (Etheridge)

March 5, 2015

Margaret Etheridge Peele Hoard June 18, 1929 – March 1, 2015 Margaret Etheridge Peele Hoard, 86, of Florida passed away Sunday. Her graveside service will be conducted 11 a.m. Thursday in Marsh Swamp FWB Church Cemetery, Rock Ridge. The Rev. ...

William Lendo Norris

February 28, 2015

William Lendo Norris March 15, 1944 – February 25, 2015 William “Bill” Lendo Norris, 70, of Middlesex passed away Wednesday. His funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Hollyw...

Barbara Wheeler Hill

February 25, 2015

Barbara Wheeler Hill October 22, 1930 – February 22, 2015 Barbara Wheeler Hill, 84, of Wilson passed away Sunday. Her memorial service will be conducted 3 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. The Rev. Paul Dunham will officiate. The...

Ronald Eugene Hamm

February 21, 2015

Ronald Eugene Hamm October 20, 1957 – January 31, 2015 Ronald “Ronnie” Eugene Hamm, 57, of Kenly left this world to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on January 31, 2015. Ronnie is survived by his wife, Chris; his mother, Jean H...

Margie Strickland Eatmon

February 21, 2015

Margie Strickland Eatmon December 20, 1924 – February 17, 2015 Margie Strickland Eatmon, 90, of Wilson passed away Tuesday. Her graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in Maplewood Cemetery. The Rev. Ray Wells will officiate. The fam...

Justin P. Taylor

February 19, 2015

Justin P. Taylor July 29, 1982 – February 15, 2015 Justin P. Taylor, 32, of Kenly passed away Sunday. His funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Holland Family Cemetery, Lucama. ...

Franklin Wesley Owens, Jr.

February 18, 2015

Franklin Wesley Owens, Jr. May 21, 1925 – February 15, 2015 Franklin “Frank” Owens, Jr., 89, of Wilson passed away Sunday, February 15th. His funeral service will be conducted at Joyner’s Funeral Home on Thursday, at 11:00 a.m. Intermen...

William David Daniel

February 14, 2015

William David Daniel January 28, 1974 – February 6, 2015 William David Daniel, 41, of Wilson passed away Friday. His memorial service will be conducted 7:00 p.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. Pastor Bobby Fletcher will officiate. The...