Obituaries

Ruth Thigpen Outland

September 21, 2017

Ruth Thigpen Outland March 5, 1922 – September 21, 2017 Ruth Thigpen Outland, 95, of Wilson passed away peacefully with her family at her side Thursday afternoon. Her funeral service will be conducted at 7:00 p.m. Monday at Farmington Heights C

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Richard Downing Robbins, Sr.

September 17, 2017

Richard Downing Robbins, Sr. July 17, 1931 – September 17, 2017 Richard Downing Robbins, 86, of Wilson passed away Sunday. His memorial service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Theresa Catholic Church, 700 Nash Street, Wilson. The V

Tim Williams

September 18, 2017

Tim Williams September 27, 1960 – September 18, 2017 Tim Williams, 56, of Zebulon passed away Monday. His funeral service will be conducted at 3 p.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Black Creek Town Cemeter

Annie Lee Pittman Mason

September 16, 2017

Annie Lee Pittman Mason August 5, 1945 – September 16, 2017 Annie Lee Pittman Mason, 72 of Wilson passed away Saturday. A memorial service will be conducted at 3 p.m. Thursday at Hawkins Chapel, 6955 NC Hwy 48, Roanoke Rapids.  A private ser

Mildred Mae Finch Stone

September 19, 2017

Mildred Mae Finch Stone May 5, 1932 – September 19, 2017 Mildred Mae Finch Stone, 85, of Bailey passed away Tuesday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Thursday at Middlesex Church of God. Interment will follow in Bailey Town C

Matthew Scott Lamm

September 15, 2017

Matthew Scott Lamm October 30, 1987 – September 15, 2017 Matthew Scott “Chew” Lamm, 29, of Wilson passed away Friday.  His funeral will be conducted Wednesday  at 11 a.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson.  Entombment will follow in E

Alice Love Bailey Harrison

September 15, 2017

Alice Love Bailey Harrison January 3, 1939 – September 15, 2017 Alice Love Bailey Harrison, 78, of Wilson passed away Friday. A celebration of her life will be conducted Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. at First United Methodist Church, 100 West Green S

Crystal "Chris" Crownover Jones

September 14, 2017

Crystal "Chris" Crownover Jones November 6, 1979 – September 14, 2017 Crystal “Chris” Crownover Jones, 37, of Sims passed away Thursday. Her funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Monday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment

Doug Strickland

September 14, 2017

Doug Strickland November 5, 1934 – September 14, 2017 Doug Strickland, 82, of Wilson passed away Thursday. His funeral service will be conducted at 3:00 p.m. Sunday at Victory FWB, 5251 Wiggins Mill Road, Lucama. The family will receive friends

Allen Britt Petway

September 14, 2017

Allen Britt Petway April 19, 1963 – September 14, 2017 Allen Britt Petway, 54, of Wilson passed away. His memorial service will be held in the fellowship hall at 2 p.m. Saturday at Forest Hills Baptist Church, visitation will follow. Alle

Hilda Allen Barfield Gardner

September 14, 2017

Hilda Allen Barfield Gardner November 19, 1926 – September 14, 2017 Hilda Allen Barfield Gardner, 90, of Elm City passed away Thursday. Her funeral service will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment wi

Frances P. Dilda

September 14, 2017

Frances P. Dilda November 14, 1930 – September 14, 2017 Frances P. Dilda, 86, of Wilson passed away Thursday.  Her funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson.  Interment will be private.  The Rev. D

Barbara Williams Measley

September 12, 2017

Barbara Williams Measley May 4, 1948 – September 12, 2017   Barbara Williams Measley, 69, of Wilson passed away Tuesday. Her memorial Services will be conducted at 7 p.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. The Rev. Buddy Wagno

Russell Edmund House, Jr.

September 9, 2017

Russell Edmund House, Jr. October 4, 1958 – September 9, 2017  Russell Edmund “Rusty” House, Jr., 58, of Elm City passed away Saturday. His funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Englewood Baptist Church, 1350 S. Wins

Ruby Sullivan Jacobs Mosley

September 11, 2017

Ruby Sullivan Jacobs Mosley May 26, 1926 – September 11, 2017 Ruby Sullivan Jacobs Mosley, 91, of Kenly passed away Monday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Marsh Swamp OFWB Church, 6664 Rock Ridge School Road, Sim

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Mathew Charles Peele

September 8, 2017

Mathew Charles Peele December 4, 1947 – September 8, 2017 Mathew Charles Peele, 69, of Wilson passed away Friday. His funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson.  Interment will follow in Marsh Swamp O

Sue Boykin Stott

September 1, 2017

Sue Boykin Stott July 6, 1930 – September 1, 2017 Sue Boykin Stott, 87, of Wilson passed away Friday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Her funeral service will be conducted at 12:00 p.m. Saturday at Marsh Swamp Church. Interment will foll

Rebecca Webb Lane

September 5, 2017

Rebecca Webb Lane May 23, 1931 – September 5, 2017 Becky Webb Lane, 86, of Saratoga passed away Tuesday. Her funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Stantonsburg Ceme

Celia Darlene Bailey

September 6, 2017

Celia Darlene Ferrell Bailey September 11, 1930 – September 6, 2017 Celia Darlene Ferrell Bailey, 86, originally of Lucama, departed this life on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at the home that she shared with her daughter and family in Youngsv

Cleveland Jasper Glover, Jr.

September 4, 2017

Cleveland Jasper “CJ” Glover, Jr. July 26, 1925 – September 4, 2017 Cleveland Jasper “CJ” Glover, Jr, 92, of Wilson peacefully departed this life on September 4, 2017. A graveside service will be conducted Thursday at 11:00 a.m. in Mapl

Eloise Scott Aycock Barnes

September 3, 2017

Eloise Scott Aycock Barnes December 17, 1930 – September 3, 2017 Eloise Scott Aycock Barnes, 86, of Kenly passed away Sunday. Her funeral service will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. Interment will follow in the Ayc

Thelma Owens Newcomb

August 31, 2017

Thelma Owens Newcomb September 6, 1927 - August 31, 2017 Thelma Owens Newcomb, 89, of Wilson passed away peacefully Thursday morning surrounded by family. A graveside service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Saturday in Evergreen Memorial Park. Th

Rebecca Baker Mylum

August 26, 2017

Rebecca Baker Mylum September 11, 1921 – August 26, 2017 Rebecca “Becky” Baker Mylum, 95, of Wilson passed away Saturday. Her funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at First Baptist Church, 311 W. Nash Street, Wilson.  Interment will follow

Charlie Franklin Garner

August 27, 2017

Charlie Franklin Garner November 13, 1922 – August 27, 2017 Charlie “Shorty” Garner, 94, of Elm City passed away Sunday. A graveside service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday in Evergreen Memorial Park. The Rev. David Barnes will off

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Franklin Delano Lewis

August 14, 2017

Franklin Delano Lewis January 2, 1934 – August 14, 2017 Franklin Delano Lewis, 83, of Goldsboro passed away Monday. His funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson.   A graveside service with military honor