Obituaries

James Ervin Stancil

November 8, 2014

James Ervin Stancil September 30, 1920 – November 8, 2014 James “Jimmy” Ervin Stancil, 94, of Elm City passed away Saturday.  A graveside service will be conducted 3:30 p.m. Monday in Evergreen Memorial Park.  Rebecca Roberson will officiat

Libby Ann Voss

November 2, 2014

Libby Ann Voss December 3, 1928 – November 2, 2014 Libby Ann Voss, 85, of Wilson, formerly of Winston-Salem, passed away Sunday. Libby was born in Winston-Salem on December 3, 1928, the daughter of the late Alex and May Voss. She joined RJ Reyno

Alice Gwendolyn Barkley Wilson

November 3, 2014

                                             Alice Gwendolyn Barkley Wilson October 7, 1916 – November 3, 2014 Alice Gwendolyn Barkley Wilson, 98, of Wilson died peacefully at Clear Creek Nursing Home a

Willie Albert J Johnson

November 2, 2014

Willie Albert Johnson February 14, 1942 – November 2, 2014 Willie “Bill” Albert Johnson, 72, of Lucama, formerly of Wilson, passed away Sunday.  A funeral service will be conducted 7 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home.  A graveside s

Steven Wayne Roberson

October 28, 2014

Steven Wayne Roberson April 18, 1953 – October 28, 2014 Steven Wayne Roberson, 61, of Lucama passed away Tuesday.  A memorial service will be conducted 4 p.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home.  Rev.  Tim McFatter will officiate.  

William Perry Barnes

October 26, 2014

William Perry Barnes September 8, 1929 – October 26, 2014 William “Bill” Perry Barnes, 85, of Wilson passed away Sunday. A funeral service will be conducted 7 p.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held 11 a.m.

Franklin Ward Benson

October 25, 2014

Franklin Ward Benson September 13, 1940 – October 25, 2014 Franklin “Frank” Ward Benson, 74, of Wilson passed away Saturday.  A celebration of his life and a graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday in Maplewood Cemetery.  The Rev. La

King David Peacock

October 25, 2014

King David Peacock May 16, 1925 – October 25, 2014   King “David” Peacock, 89, of Kenly passed away Saturday, October 25, 2014 at WilMed Nursing Care Center. A funeral service will be conducted 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral

Stanley Hunter Ruffin

October 22, 2014

Stanley Hunter Ruffin May 27, 1954 – October 22, 2014 Stanley Hunter Ruffin, 60, of Elm City passed away Wednesday.  A graveside service will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday in Stantonsburg Cemetery.  The Rev. Tim McFatter will officiate. The

Irene Holcombe Mullikin

October 20, 2014

Irene Holcombe Mullikin December 10, 1921 – October 20, 2014 Irene Holcombe Mullikin, 92, of Wilmington, formerly of Wilson passed away Monday.  A graveside service will be conducted 2 p.m. Friday in Evergreen Memorial Park.  The Rev. Carol W.

Mildred Walston Lamm

October 19, 2014

Mildred Walston Lamm June 14, 1924 – October 19, 2014   Mildred Walston “Snake” Lamm, 90, of Lucama passed away Sunday.  A graveside service will be conducted 2 p.m. Wednesday in Evergreen Memorial Park.  The Rev. Ray Wells will officiate

Clara Etheridge Eatmon

October 13, 2014

Clara Etheridge Eatmon July 30, 1931 – October 13, 2014 Clara Etheridge Eatmon, 83, of Wilson passed away Monday.  A funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home.  Interment will follow in Maplewood Cemetery, Wilso

Christine Gilpin Long

October 12, 2014

Christine Gilpin Long June 8, 1932 – October 12, 2014 Christine Gilpin Long, 82, of Lucama passed away Sunday.  A memorial service will be conducted 1:30 p.m. Saturday in Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 1423 Forest Hills Road, Wilson.  E

Bonnie Batts Finch

October 14, 2014

Bonnie Batts Finch October 8, 1923 – October 14, 2014 Bonnie Batts Finch, 91, died October 14, 2014, in the Cottage at Spring Arbor of Wilson.  Born October 8, 1923, she was the daughter of David Ransom and Rena Bell Batts.  She was married to

Robert Jackson Bass

October 10, 2014

Robert Jackson Bass December 8, 1930 – October 10, 2014 Robert Jackson Bass, 83, of Wilson passed away Friday. A graveside service will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Tuesday in Maplewood Cemetery.   The Rev. Tony Moore will officiate. The family w

Frazier "Mac" McLean Edwards, II

October 12, 2014

Frazier McLean Edwards, II July 23, 1935 – October 12, 2014 Frazier McLean “Mac” Edwards, II, 79, of Wilson passed away Sunday.  A funeral service will be conducted 7 p.m. Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home.  A graveside service with Mili

Mozelle Morgan Amspacher

October 8, 2014

Mozelle Morgan Amspacher December 24, 1920 – October 8, 2014 Mozelle Morgan Amspacher, 93, of Middlesex passed away Wednesday at Wilson Medical Center.  A graveside service will be conducted 2 p.m. Sunday in Hollywood Cemetery, Middlesex.  Th

Dorothy Jean Lamm Lewis

October 4, 2014

  Dorothy Jean Lamm Lewis May 23, 1932 – October 4, 2014 Dorothy Jean Lamm Lewis, 82, of Wilson passed away Saturday.  A funeral service will be conducted at 7 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home.  A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m.

Joyce Marie Eatmon Carroll

October 2, 2014

Joyce Marie Eatmon Carroll July 29, 1941 - October 2, 2014 Joyce Marie Eatmon Carroll, 73, of Bailey passed away Thursday.  A funeral service will be conducted 4 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home.  A graveside service will be held Monday a

George Spencer Warren, Jr.

September 30, 2014

George Spencer Warren, Jr. September 10, 1922 – September 30, 2014 George Spencer Warren, Jr., 92, of Wilson passed away Tuesday.  A funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home.  Interment will follow in Everg

Shirley Rae Rice Lyons

September 29, 2014

Shirley Rae Rice Lyons April 12, 1936 – September 29, 2014 Shirley Rae Rice Lyons, 78, of Wilson passed away Monday, September 29, 2014.  Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home.  Interment will follow in

Margery Pope High

September 30, 2014

Margery Pope High December 18, 1918 – September 30, 2014 Margery Pope High, 95, of Wilson passed away peacefully Tuesday surrounded by lots of love.   Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home.  Interment wil

Mary Magdalene Casey Amerson

September 30, 2014

Mary Magdalene Casey Amerson August 14, 1935 – September 30, 2014 Mary Magdalene went to be with Jesus Tuesday morning when her heart of gold finally stopped since a heart attack in 1999.  A graveside service will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday

Helen Barnes Langley

September 29, 2014

  Helen Barnes Langley July 2, 1924 – September 29, 2014 Helen Barnes Langley, 90, of Wilson passed away Monday.  A graveside service will be conducted 1 p.m. Wednesday in Maplewood Cemetery.   The Rev. Daryl Hooker will officiate. Th

Willie Ralph Johnson

September 28, 2014

Willie Ralph Johnson November 2, 1931 – September 28, 2014 Willie Ralph Johnson, 82, of Wilson passed away Sunday.  Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home.  Interment will follow in Evergreen Memorial Park.