Obituaries

Gregory Scott Etheridge

January 17, 2018

Gregory Scott Etheridge February 6, 1963 – January 17, 2018 Gregory Scott Etheridge, 54, of Wilson passed away Wednesday. His funeral service will be conducted at 6 p.m. Saturday evening at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road, Wilson. T

Joyce Bissette Tedder

January 15, 2018

Joyce Bissette Tedder May 10, 1928 -January 15, 2018 On January 15, 2018, Joyce Bissette Tedder, 89 of Bailey, passed away quietly with love, comfort and support from her family. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, January 19,

Jeffrey Wayne Best

January 12, 2018

Jeffrey Wayne Best November 13, 1961-January 12, 2018 Jeffrey Wayne Best, 56, of Kenly, passed away peacefully on January 12, 2018, surrounded by his family at his home in Kenly, after a ten-year battle with cancer. He was a loving husband, fathe

Jodie Baker

January 10, 2018

Jodie Baker November 28, 1945 – January 10, 2018 Jodie Baker, 72, of Wilson passed away Wednesday. A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday in Maplewood Cemetery, Wilson. The family will receive friends Saturday evening from

Hilda Gay Farmer Rogerson

January 11, 2018

Hilda Gay Farmer Rogerson January 4, 1940 – January 11, 2018 Hilda Gay Farmer Rogerson, 78, of Robersonville life ended with her family by her side after a long battle with cancer. Her funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at Joyner’s

Harvey Ronald Evans

January 7, 2018

Harvey Ronald Evans March 19, 1946 – January 7, 2018 Harvey Ronald Evans, 71, of Lucama passed away Sunday. His funeral will be conducted at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. A private gravesid

Gary Lee Marker

January 9, 2018

Gary Lee Marker June 10, 1954 – January 9, 2017 Gary Lee Marker, 63, of Wilson passed away Tuesday. His service will be held at a later date. Gary is survived by his wife, Patricia Orr Marker; his daughters, Jessica Marker and Kelly Marker,

James Hicks

December 31, 2017

James Hicks April 30, 1951 – December 31, 2017 James Hicks, 66, of Rockingham, passed away on Sunday, December 31, 2017. A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. Pastor Ronnie Connor will offi

Jesse Frederick Skinner

December 28, 2017

Jesse Frederick Skinner October 10, 1946 – December 28, 2017 Jesse Frederick Skinner, 71, of Wilson passed away Thursday. His funeral service will be held 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Maplewoo

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Theolphius Barnes

December 31, 2017

Theolphius Barnes April 6, 1919 – December 31, 2017 Theolphius Barnes, 98, of Wilson passed away Sunday. His memorial service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. The family wil

Edward Calvert Ihrie

December 30, 2017

Edward Calvert Ihrie March 27, 1931 – December 30, 2017 Edward Calvert Ihrie, 86, of Wilson, loving and devoted husband, father, and grandfather passed away Saturday, December 30, 2017 at his home, surrounded by his family. Born on March 27, 1

William Edward Weaver

November 19, 2017

William Edward Weaver April 10, 1945 – November 19, 2017 William Edward “Billy” Weaver, 72, of Wilson passed away Sunday, November 19, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. A celebration of his life will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, December

Vivian Stieferman

December 24, 2017

Vivian Stieferman October 7, 1930 – December 24, 2017 Vivian Stieferman, 87, of Sims passed away Sunday. Her funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday at Church of St. Therese, 700 Nash Street, Wilson. Interment will follow in Ever

Hazel Lucas Batchelor

December 27, 2017

Hazel Lucas. Batchelor October 5, 1924 – December 27, 2017 Hazel Lucas Batchelor, 93, of Lucama went to be with her Lord on Wednesday while at her home surrounded by her loving family. Her funeral services will be conducted at 6 p.m. Friday at

Neva Murray Pridgen

December 26, 2017

Neva Murray Pridgen April 15, 1925 – December 26, 2017 Neva Murray Pridgen, 92, of Wilson passed away Tuesday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Maplewood Ce

Charles Elton Finch

December 23, 2017

Charles Elton Finch July 31, 1940 – December 23, 2017 Mr. Charles Elton Finch went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on December 23, 2017. The Christmas season was his favorite time of the year, how ironic that he saw his Lord

Janice B. Whitley

December 22, 2017

Janice B. Whitley June 22, 1946 – December 22, 2017 Janice B. Whitley, 71, of Wilson passed away Friday. Her funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Black Creek Town Cemetery.

Linda Wood Williford

December 23, 2017

Linda Wood Williford August 24, 1946 – December 23, 2017 Linda Wood Williford, 71, of Wilson passed away Saturday. Her funeral will be conducted at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Graveside service will be held at 11 a.m.

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Walker Charles Mabry

December 20, 2017

Walker Charles Mabry September 19, 1926 – December 20, 2017 Walker Charles Mabry, 91, of Wilson passed away Wednesday. His funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church, 311 W Nash Street, Wilson. Interment wil

William Herman Grimmett

December 18, 2017

William Herman Grimmett November 15, 1968 – December 18, 2017 William Herman “Bill” Grimmett, 49, of Wilson passed away Monday. A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday in Oakdale Cemetery, Spring Hope. The family will

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Kenneth Howard Kurzawski

December 18, 2017

Kenneth Howard Kurzawski October 29, 1946 – December 18, 2017 Kenneth Howard Kurzawski, 71, of Wilson passed away Monday. His funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Maplewood

Elizabeth Vastin Tosto Goforth

December 15, 2017

Elizabeth Vastin Tosto Goforth November 11, 1926 - December 15, 2017 Elizabeth Vastin Tosto Goforth, 91, of Wilson passed away Friday. A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday in Pineview Cemetery, 761 N Raleigh Street, Rocky Mo

Julia Ruth Brame Sharp

December 18, 2017

Julia Ruth Brame Sharp December 8, 1931 – December 18, 2017 Julia Ruth Brame Sharp, dearly beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend of many, passed away December 18, 2017. She was born December 8, 1931, the

Barbara Fearon Aycock

December 14, 2017

Barbara Fearon Aycock March 12, 1923 – December 14, 2017 Barbara Fearon Aycock, 94, of Elm City passed away Thursday. Her funeral service will be held 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson with visita

Judy Hall

December 11, 2017

Judy Hall November 13, 1938 – December 11, 2017 Judy Hall, 79, of Elm City passed away Monday. The family will receive friends Friday beginning at 3 p.m. at the home. The Rev. Rusty Russell will be present. Judy is survived by her husband,