Obituaries

Emma Camila Rodríguez

January 11, 2019

Emma Camila Rodriguez January 11, 2019 – January 11, 2019 Emma Camila Rodriguez of Wilson passed away Friday. A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, January 18, 2019 in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. The family will rec

Jimmy Garland Bass, Jr.

January 14, 2019

Jimmy Garland Bass, Jr. June 18, 1967 – January 14, 2019 Mr. Jimmy Garland Bass, Jr., 51, of Lucama, NC died at his residence on Monday, January 14, 2019. He was born in Wilson County, NC June 18, 1967 a son of the late Ida Pearl Thompson Crump

Ruby Bunn Hall

January 14, 2019

Ruby Bunn Hall October 22, 1922 – January 14, 2019 Ruby Bunn Hall, 96, of Sims passed away Monday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday at Union Chapel FWB Church, 10748 Bissette Road, Middlesex. Interment will follow in

Jack Thomas Williams

January 15, 2019

Jack Thomas Williams March 31, 1949 – January 15, 2019 Jack Thomas Williams, 69, of Elm City passed away Tuesday. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. The Rev. Steve Strickland will officiate

Robert Brian Johnson

January 12, 2019

Robert Brian Johnson March 9, 1976 – January 12, 2019 Robert Brian Johnson, 42, of Louisburg passed away Saturday. The family will receive friends Wednesday afternoon from 2 – 4 pm. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wils

Claudette Gatlin

January 11, 2019

Claudette Gatlin December 1, 1937 – January 11, 2019 The Lord has received another angel, Claudette “Rose” Gatlin, of Jarvisburg, formerly of Wilson, passed away peacefully Friday morning, January 11, 2019 in her home surrounded by her lovi

Nancy Gwen Joyner Dew

January 12, 2019

Nancy Gwen Joyner Dew August 31, 1941 – January 12, 2019 Nancy Dew, 77, of Bailey, passed away on Saturday, January 12, 2019. Her funeral services will be conducted at 3 p.m. Monday at White Oak Hill FWB Church, Bailey. Interment will follow in

John "Jack" Roger Bradley, Jr.

January 8, 2019

John Roger Bradley, Jr. October 24, 1966 – January 8, 2019 AUSTRALIA – John R. Bradley Jr. “Jack”, 52, passed away at his home in New South Wales, Australia on January 8, 2019. Jack was born and raised in Wilson and was a 1985 graduate

David Crisp Adkins

January 10, 2019

David Crisp Adkins June 9, 1939 – January 10, 2019 David Crisp Adkins, 79, of Wilson passed away Thursday. A private service will be held. The family will receive friends Sunday afternoon from 5 – 7 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 R

Charles Blanchard Lewis, Jr.

January 9, 2019

Charles Blanchard Lewis, Jr. February 17, 1966 – January 9, 2019 Charles Blanchard Lewis, Jr., 52 of Black Creek passed away Wednesday. His funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment t

Rachel Elizabeth Proctor

January 9, 2019

Rachel Elizabeth Proctor August 8, 1954 – January 9, 2019 Rachel Elizabeth Pridgen Proctor, 64 of Wilson passed away Wednesday. Her memorial service will be conducted at 4 p.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. The Rev. Daryl Norri

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Obie Levi Parker

January 8, 2019

Obie Levi Parker September 5, 1932 – January 8, 2019 Obie Levi Parker, 86 of Wilson passed away Tuesday. A graveside service with military honors will be held at 11 a.m. Friday in Marsh Swamp Original FWB Church Cemetery, Rock Ridge. The Rev.

Kathy Garris Deans

January 7, 2019

Kathy Garris Deans October 23, 1956 – January 7, 2019 Kathy Garris Deans, 62 of Bailey passed away Monday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Evergreen Memorial

Jack Edward Saylor, Sr.

January 7, 2019

Jack Edward Saylor, Sr. Oct. 15, 1920 – Jan. 7, 2019 Jack Saylor thought he might live forever, but Father Time finally caught up with him, and he passed away in the wee hours of the morning on January 7 at the grand age of 98. He was at home,

Donald Perry

January 7, 2019

Donald Perry October 25, 1951 – January 7, 2019 Donald Perry, 67 of Sims passed away Monday. His funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment to follow in Bailey Town Cemetery, Bailey.

Jane Finch Liles

January 3, 2019

Jane Finch Liles January 19, 1950 – January 3, 2019 Jane Finch Liles, 68, of Bailey passed away Thursday. Her memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, January 10, 2019 at Rock Springs FWB Church, Bailey. The Rev. Walter Blackman

Teresa Zucchi

January 4, 2019

Teresa Zucchi November 10, 1926 – January 4, 2019 Teresa Zucchi, 92, of Wilson passed away Friday. The family will receive friends from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday evening January 8, 2019 at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway,

Danielle Elizabeth Collier

January 6, 2019

Danielle Elizabeth Collier June 2, 1985 – January 6, 2019 Danielle Elizabeth Collier, 33 of Pinetops passed away Sunday. A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday in Upper Black Creek Church Cemetery, Lucama. The Rev. Jeff Ho

Andrew David Speight, Sr.

January 4, 2019

Andrew David Speight, Sr. June 3, 1934 – January 4, 2019 Andrew David Speight, Sr., 84, of Wilson passed away Friday. His funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cem

Ollie Mae Gardner Batts

January 5, 2019

Ollie Mae Gardner Batts November 7, 1924 – January 5, 2019 Ollie Mae Gardner Batts, 94, died Saturday at Wilson Rehab and Nursing Center, where she lived the last few years. A visitation will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral H

Donald Edwin Yates

January 1, 2019

Donald Edwin Yates August 8, 1936 – January 1, 2019 Donald Edwin Yates, 82 of Wilson went to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, January 1, 2019. Don was born in Kinmundy, Illinois to Irene Louise (Wilkinson) Yates and Edwin Harold (Jac

Effie Jean Webb Call

January 2, 2019

Effie Jean Webb Call September 21, 1932 – January 2, 2019 Effie Jean Webb Call, 86 of Wilson passed away Wednesday. Her funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Good News Adve

Mary K. Mary Ballance

January 4, 2019

Mary Katherine Ballance January 26, 1946 – January 4, 2019 Mary K. Ballance, 72 of Wilson passed away Friday. The family will receive friends Sunday afternoon from 3 – 5 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson.

Sarah Anne Poole Russell

December 20, 2018

Sarah Anne Poole Russell January 12, 1944 – December 20, 2018 Sarah Anne Poole Russell, 74, of Wilson, died peacefully on Thursday, December 20, 2018 with her devoted and loving daughters by her side. A private family burial was held on Chr

Janice Pope Williams

January 1, 2019

Janice Pope Williams December 25, 1938 – January 1, 2018 Janice Pope Williams, 80, of Jefferson passed away Tuesday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Bl