Obituaries

Kenneth Benjamin Abrams

April 11, 2019

Kenneth Benjamin Abrams July 7, 1977 – April 11, 2019 Kenneth Benjamin Abrams, 41 of Littleton passed away Thursday.  A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson.  The Rev

Eddie M. Price

April 14, 2019

Eddie M. Price November 22, 1924 – April 14, 2019 Eddie M. Price, 94 of Wilson passed away Sunday.  His funeral service will be conducted at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson.  Graveside service will be held Thursday at 11

Lisa Mosley Starling

April 16, 2019

Lisa Mosley Starling March 23, 1965 – April 16, 2019 Lisa Mosley Starling, 54, of Middlesex passed away at her home Tuesday. Lisa is survived by her husband, Jeff Starling of Middlesex; son, Ollie Starling of Wilson and girlfriend, Blair;

Donald Dwain Quidley

April 10, 2019

Donald Dwain Quidley August 2, 1955 – April 10, 2019 Donald Dwain Quidley, 63, of Wilson passed away Wednesday.  The family will receive friends Sunday evening from 5 – 7 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson.

Olga Lorenzo Hoag

April 2, 2019

Olga Lorenzo Hoag November 12, 1923 – April 2, 2019  Olga Lorenzo Hoag, 95, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at Wilson Assisted Living Center in Wilson, North Carolina. She was born in Steuben, County, New York November 12, 1

Peggy Ann Dawson Speight

April 10, 2019

Peggy Ann Dawson Speight January 18, 1937 – April 10, 2019 Peggy Ann Dawson Speight, 82 of Wilson passed away Wednesday.  Graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson.  The Rev. Bill Groce will offic

Linda Gay Avera Williams

April 7, 2019

Linda Gay Avera Williams January 30, 1944 – April 7, 2019 Linda Gay Avera Williams, 75, of Elm City passed away Sunday.  Graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson.  The Rev. Harold Brown wil

James Edward Smith, Jr.

April 4, 2019

  James Edward Smith, Jr. November 23, 1965 – April 3, 2019 James “Eddie” Edward Smith, Jr., 53, of Lucama passed away Wednesday, April 3, 2019. His memorial service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at Joyner’s Fu

Joan Edwards Ray

April 6, 2019

Joan Edwards Ray October 18, 1949 – April 6, 2019 Joan Edwards Ray, 69, of Bailey passed away Saturday.  Her funeral will be conducted at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson.  Interment will follow in Bailey Town Cemetery,

Jonas (JD/Buster) Daniel Harrell

April 3, 2019

Jonas Daniel Harrell November 23, 1950 – April 3, 2019 Jonas (JD/Buster) Daniel Harrell, 68, of Wilson passed away Wednesday.  His funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson.  Interment will follow in Ever

Robert Gerald Bissette

April 5, 2019

Robert Gerald Bissette February 10, 1944 – April 5, 2019 Robert Gerald Bissette, 75, of Middlesex passed away Friday.  Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Sunday in Hollywood Cemetery, Middlesex.  Ricky Strickland and Robert Hough wi

Linda Nicholson Jordan

April 1, 2019

Linda Nicholson Jordan November 8, 1947 – April 1, 2019 Linda Nicholson Jordan, 71, of Elm City passed away Monday.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, April 5, 2019 at St. Therese Catholic Church, 700 Nash Street,

James William Hawley

March 27, 2019

James William Hawley August 25, 1938 – March 27, 2019 James William Hawley, 80, of Wilson passed Wednesday.  His memorial service will be conducted at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wil

Nancy Ann Barnes

March 29, 2019

Nancy Ann Barnes June 17, 1949 – March 29, 2019 Nancy Ann Barnes, 69, of Bailey passed away Friday at Wilson Medical Center after a brief battle with illness.  The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6 – 8 p.m. at Joyner’s

Judith Aurelia Lively

April 1, 2019

Judith Aurelia Lively September 19, 1942 – April 1, 2019 Judith “Judy” Aurelia Lively, 76, of Wilson passed away Monday.  Her funeral services will be held at 8 p.m. Wednesday evening at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway

Katie Ruth Wilson Jones

March 29, 2019

Katie Ruth Wilson Jones July 1, 1933 – March 29, 2019 Katie Ruth Wilson Jones, 85, of Wilson passed away Friday.  A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson.  The Rev. Larry Wells will officiate.

Jerry Carlton Stone

March 30, 2019

Jerry Carlton Stone May 11, 1935 – March 30, 2019 Jerry Carlton Stone, 83, of Middlesex passed away Saturday. The family will receive friends Tuesday afternoon from 2 – 2:45 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson

JoAnn Williams Boykin

March 28, 2019

JoAnn Williams Boykin May 7, 1948 – March 28, 2019 JoAnn Williams Boykin, 70 passed away Thursday.  Her memorial service will be conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson.  The family will rece

Jerri Walston Ihrie

March 26, 2019

Jerri Walston Ihrie March 19, 1938 – March 26, 2019   Jerri Walston Ihrie, 81, of Wilson, loving and devoted wife, mother, and grandmother passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2019, at her home, surrounded by her family. Born on March 19, 1

Margie Neal Winbourne

March 26, 2019

Margie Neal Winbourne August 31, 1933 – March 26, 2019 Margie Neal Winbourne, 85, of Bailey passed away Tuesday.  Her funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday at Shiloh Pentecostal Holiness Church, 5854 Shiloh Church Road, Wilson.

Clarine Evett Henderson

March 23, 2019

Clarine Evett Henderson March 7, 1938 – March 23, 2019 Clarine Evett Henderson, 81, of Wilson passed away Saturday.  Her funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at First Pentecostal Holiness Church, 2000 Ruann Drive, Wilson.  Interment will

Layla Leann Overby

March 16, 2019

Layla Leann Overby April 5, 2001 – March 16, 2019 Layla Leann Overby, 17 of Wilson passed away Saturday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson, with the family

Gary Wayne Issette

March 19, 2019

Gary Wayne Issette January 19, 1953 – March 19, 2019 Gary Wayne Issette, 66, of Wilson went to be with his savior on Tuesday, March 19, 2019.  A service to celebrate his life will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at Peace Church, 2838 Tilghman Roa

Janet Broadhurst Beaman

March 18, 2019

Janet Broadhurst Beaman September 27, 1945 – March 18, 2019  Janet Broadhurst Beaman, 73, of Wilson, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Monday, March 18, 2019. A life-long resident of Wilson, Janet was loved and respect

Donna J. Longenecker

March 19, 2019

  Donna J. Longenecker February 17, 1951 – March 19, 2019 Donna Jean (Minnich) Longenecker, 68, of 806 Broad Street, Wilson, peacefully passed away on Tuesday morning, March 19, 2019, at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was b