Obituaries

Jerry I. Petryk

March 13, 2018

Jaroslaw Ihor Petryk December 9, 1950 – March 13, 2018 Jerry I. Petryk, 67, of Wilson, passed away Tuesday, March 13, 2018. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Jerry was a loving husband, father, brother, and a friend to all wh

Geraldine Wells Mangum

March 8, 2018

Geraldine Wells Mangum September 7, 1924 – March 8, 2018 Geraldine Wells Mangum, 93, of Wilson went to her heavenly home on Thursday, March 8, 2018 surrounded by her family. Her funeral will be conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday at Marsh Swamp OFWB Ch

Anne Harrell Hondros

March 6, 2018

Anne Harrell Hondros February 2, 1942 - March 6, 2018 Ann Harrell Hondros, 76 of Rocky Mount passed away on Tuesday, March 6, 2018. Anne was born to William and Bessie, February 2, 1942, in Wilson. She graduated from Rocky Mount Senior High

Jerry Paul Herndon

March 6, 2018

Jerry Paul Herndon April 9, 1941 – March 6, 2018 Jerry Paul Herndon, 76, of Wilson went to be with his Lord Tuesday. His funeral service will be conducted at 7 p.m. Friday at Peace Church, 2838 Tilghman Road, Wilson. Interment will be held at

Aaron Scott Keen

March 2, 2018

Aaron Scott Keen April 29, 1993 – March 2, 2018 Aaron Scott Keen, 24, of Wilson passed away Friday. His funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Evergreen Memorial Park. The Re

Cloyd Jacob Shiffer

March 4, 2018

Cloyd Jacob Shiffer June 19, 1928 – March 4, 2018 Cloyd Jacob Shiffer, 89, of Wilson passed away Sunday, March 4, 2018. The family will receive friends from 10 – 10:45 a.m. at Ascension Lutheran Church, 2512 Nash Street North. The funeral s

Charles Wilton Thorne

February 23, 2018

Charles Wilton Thorne October 11, 1928 – February 23, 2018 Charles Wilton Thorne, 89, of Wilson passed away Friday. His funeral will be conducted at 6 p.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Inurnment will be held at 11 a.m. Friday

Patricia Ann Strickland Fagala

March 4, 2018

Patricia Ann Strickland Fagala April 21, 1945 – March 4, 2018 Patricia “Miss Pat” Ann Strickland Fagala, 72, of Wilson passed away Sunday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Inte

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Bobby Lee Gay

March 2, 2018

Bobby Lee Gay May 2, 1933 – March 2, 2018 1st Sgt. Bobby Lee Gay, 84 passed away Friday, March 2, 2018 at home surrounded by his loving wife, Lucinda and other family members. After graduating from West Edgecombe High School, Bobby joined th

Linda Turnage Pate

March 3, 2018

Linda Turnage Pate March 12, 1946 – March 3, 2018 Linda Turnage Pate, 71, of Wilson passed away Saturday. Her funeral service will be conducted 7:00 p.m. Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesd

Rita Jane Watson Boykin Barbee

February 28, 2018

Rita Jane Watson Boykin Barbee October 11, 1931 – February 28, 2018 Rita Jane Watson Boykin Barbee peacefully passed into the arms of her Savior, Jesus Christ Wednesday, February 28th 2018 at Springmoor Life Care Center, Stewart Health Center i

Elizabeth Harris Best

March 1, 2018

Elizabeth Harris Best November 9, 1918 – March 1, 2018 Elizabeth Harris Best, 99, of Wilson passed away Thursday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday at Salem United Methodist Church, 2706 Salem Church Road, Goldsboro. In

Chuck Ryan Daniels

February 26, 2018

Chuck Ryan Daniels February 20, 1985 – February 26, 2018 Chuck Ryan Daniels, 33, of Lucama passed away Monday. His funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at Tabernacle Baptist Church, 1815 Airport Boulevard W, Wilson. Interment

Margaret Ham Tyndall

February 22, 2018

Margaret Ham Tyndall December 28, 1925 – February 22, 2018 Margaret “Betty” Ham Tyndall, 92, of Wilson passed away Thursday. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at Bible Missionary Baptist Church, 2833 Ti

Julia Ann Taylor Bissette

February 25, 2018

Julia Ann Taylor Bissette December 14, 1934 – February 25, 2018 Julia Ann Taylor Bissette, 83, of Middlesex, formerly of Wilson passed away Sunday. Her memorial service will be conducted at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. T

Hannelore Schreiner Frazier

February 23, 2018

Hannelore Schreiner Frazier August 13, 1950 – February 23, 2018 Hannelore Schreiner Frazier, 67, of Wilson passed away Friday. The family will hold a visitation 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway

Margaret Dean Davis

February 20, 2018

Margaret Dean Davis November 28, 1972 – February 20, 2018 Margaret “Marlin” Dean Davis, 45, of Lucama passed away Tuesday. Her funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at Farmington Heights Church, 910 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wi

Rudolph Pender

February 21, 2018

Rudolph Pender June 25, 1945 – February 21, 2018 Rudolph Pender, 72, of Wilson passed away Wednesday. A graveside service will be conducted at 3:00 p.m. Saturday in Stantonsburg Cemetery. Rudolph is survived by his sister, Paulette Lefczuk o

JoAnn H. McKeel

February 20, 2018

JoAnn H. McKeel June 6, 1938 – February 20, 2018 JoAnn Hardie McKeel, 79, took her last breath on Tuesday, February 20, 2018, in her Wilson home with her daughter, grandson, and poodle at her side. JoAnn was born on June 6, 1938 to James McC

Paul Nathan Hawkins

February 18, 2018

Paul Nathan Hawkins March 7, 1927 – February 18, 2018 Paul Nathan Hawkins, 90, of Wilson passed away Sunday. A graveside service will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday in Maplewood Cemetery. The family will receive friends 7 – 9 p.m. Wednesday

Mildred Joyner Such

February 16, 2018

Mildred Joyner Such June 13, 1926 – February 16, 2018 Mildred Joyner Such, 91, of Lucama passed away Friday. Her graveside services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. Elder Rodney Norman will officia

Pauline Jones

February 18, 2018

Pauline Jones July 5, 1929 – February 18, 2018 Pauline Edmundson Jones, 88, of Norlina went to be with her Lord Jesus Sunday night. Her funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. Interment will follow

Charles Cobb L.

February 15, 2018

Charles L. Cobb July 18, 1938 – February 15, 2018 Charles “Charlie” L. Cobb, 79, of Wilson passed away Thursday evening. His funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Evergreen

Lynne Barnes Ballard

February 13, 2018

Lynne Barnes Ballard January 14, 1953 – February 13, 2018 Lynne Barnes Ballard, 65, of Elm City passed away Tuesday. A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. The Rev. Barry Drum will offici

Ruby Nell Lucas

February 15, 2018

Ruby Nell Lucas September 29, 1917 – February 15, 2018 Ruby N. Lucas, 100, of Raleigh passed away Thursday. A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday in Contentnea Church Cemetery, 5029 W NC Hwy 42, Wilson. Elder Steve Creech