Obituaries

Daisy Carol Ruffin Parnell

February 11, 2017

Daisy Carol Ruffin Parnell June 17, 1924 – February 11, 2017 Daisy Carol Ruffin Parnell, 92, of Wilson passed away Saturday. Her funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson.  Interment will follow in Map

Willie Melvin Costin

February 10, 2017

Willie Melvin Costin January 5, 1937 – February 10, 2017 Willie Melvin Costin, 80, of Bailey passed away Friday. A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Bailey Town Cemetery, Bailey.  The Rev. Gerald Wiggs will officiate.

Maybrey Joan Shifflett

February 13, 2017

Maybrey Joan Shifflett March 12, 1935 – February 13, 2017   Maybrey Joan Shifflett, 81, the widow of Lewis B. Shifflett of Wilson, formerly of Alexandria and Fredericksburg, Virginia passed away Monday. A memorial service will be held

Rylan James Buchanan

February 8, 2017

Rylan James Buchanan September 10, 2016 – February 8, 2017 Rylan James Buchanan, of Wilson, passed away Wednesday. His funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson.  Interment will follow in Rest Haven, 1717

Jimmy D. Jones, Sr.

February 9, 2017

Jimmy D. Jones, Sr. July 21, 1932 – February 9, 2017 Jimmy D. Jones, Sr., 84, of Mt. Pleasant passed away Thursday. His funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church, 9289 S NC Hwy 581, Bailey.  Interment will

Alvin Patrick Phillips

February 9, 2017

Alvin Patrick Phillips February 17, 1972 – February 09, 2017 Alvin Patrick Phillips, 44, of Wilson passed away Thursday. His funeral will be conducted at 7 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson.  Inurnment will be held at 11 a.m. We

Wade A. Liggins

February 8, 2017

Wade A. Liggins July 20, 1941 – February 8, 2017   Wade A. Liggins, 75, of Macclesfield, passed away Wednesday.  The family will receive friends from 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Saturday afternoon at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson.  A grav

Amanda Lynn Sutton

February 7, 2017

Amanda Lynn Sutton November 9, 1982 – February 7, 2017 Amanda Lynn Sutton, 34, of Wilson passed away Tuesday. Her funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at First Presbyterian Church, 414 Sunset Road, Wilson.  Interment will follow in Boykin F

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Olna D Winstead

February 5, 2017

Olna Dempsey Winstead, Jr, October 1, 1921 – February 05, 2017 O.D. Winstead, Jr., 95, of Wilson passed away Sunday. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. Dr. Dou

Ashley Burbank McAden

February 6, 2017

Ashley Burbank McAden June 19, 1988 – February 6, 2017  Ashley Burbank McAden, age 28 of Wilson, left this physical earth too soon on February 6, 2017. Ashley's energy was infectious and those who loved her will forever remember her and h

Ronnie Earl Webb, Jr.

January 28, 2017

Ronnie Earl Webb, Jr. October 30, 1979 – January 28, 2017 Ronnie Earl Webb, Jr., 37, of Wilson passed away Saturday. His funeral will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, with the family receiving friends from 11 – 12:45 p.m. prior to the servi

Erin Ann Tamez

January 28, 2017

Erin Ann Tamez June 20, 1976 – January 28, 2017 Erin Ann Jordan Tamez, 40, of Kenly passed away Saturday. A memorial service will be conducted at 7 p.m. Friday, with the family receiving friends from 5 – 6:45 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home

Bettie Mae Hinton Fulghum

January 31, 2017

Bettie Mae Hinton Fulghum October 26, 1916 – January 31, 2017 Bettie Mae Hinton Fulghum, 100, of Kenly passed away Tuesday. Her funeral will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday at Marsh Swamp Original Free Will Baptist Church, 6664 Rock Ridge Sch

Barbara Ann Johnson Boykin

January 27, 2017

Barbara Ann Johnson Boykin November 4, 1935 – January 27, 2017 Barbara Ann Johnson Boykin, 81, of the Buckhorn Community passed away Friday. A memorial celebration of Barbara’s life will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the fellowship hall, wit

Vicki Diane Lamm

January 24, 2017

Vicki Diane Lamm June 22, 1954 – January 24, 2017 Vicki Diane Lamm, 62, of Lumberton, formerly of Bailey, passed away Tuesday. Her funeral will be conducted at 7 p.m. Friday at the Middlesex Church of God, Middlesex.  A graveside service wil

Billy Ray Poythress

January 24, 2017

Billy Ray Poythress July 14, 1934 – January 24, 2017 Billy Ray Poythress, 82, of Wilson passed away Tuesday. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6 – 8 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson.  A

Helen Shealy Caton

January 19, 2017

Helen Shealy Caton December 16, 1938 – January 19, 2017 Helen Shealy Caton, 78, of Wilson passed away Thursday. Her funeral will be conducted at 4 p.m. Sunday at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 612 Vance Street NW, Wilson, with the family recei

Ronald Krueger

January 22, 2017

Ronald Krueger January 10, 1937 – January 22, 2017 Ronald Krueger, 80, of Sims passed away Sunday.  A memorial service will be held at 4:30 p.m. Sunday, January 29, 2017 at Nobel’s Chapel Baptist Church, 733 old Raleigh Road, Sims with th

Tony Earl Hawley

January 16, 2017

Tony Earl Hawley March 25, 1944 – January 16, 2017   Tony Earl Hawley, 72, of Kenly passed away Monday. His funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson.  Interment will follow in Springhill Presby

Ethel Smiley

January 17, 2017

Ethel Smiley August 5, 1926 – January 17, 2017   Ethel Smiley, 90, of Wilson passed away Tuesday. Her funeral will be conducted at 7 p.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson.  A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Frida

Virginia Barnes Campbell

January 15, 2017

Virginia Barnes Campbell January 20, 1923 – January 15, 2017   Virginia Barnes Campbell died peacefully Sunday morning at Autumn Care of Nash at the age of 93, and was one of eight children born to Oscar and Dollie Barnes of Wilson.

Amanda Paige Barber Farmer

January 15, 2017

Amanda Paige Barber Farmer August 17, 1960 – January 15, 2017   Amanda Paige Barber Farmer, 56, passed away Sunday, January 15, 2017 at Wilson Medical Center.   Amanda is survived by a brother, Joseph “Joey” Barber and

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John Hyman Amerson

January 11, 2017

John Hyman Amerson September 26, 1939 – January 11, 2017 John Hyman Amerson, 77, of Hookerton passed away Wednesday. A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday in Black Creek Town Cemetery, Black Creek.  Ted Sauls will officia

Patricia Gail Hawley

January 8, 2017

Patricia Gail Hawley July 4, 1958 – January 8, 2017 Patricia Gail Hawley, 58, of Kenly passed away Sunday. Her funeral will be conducted at 7 p.m. Friday evening at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. A graveside serv

Eleanor Simpson Watson

January 9, 2017

Eleanor Simpson Watson July 15, 1925 – January 9, 2017 Eleanor Simpson Watson, 91, of Lucama passed away Monday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Watson Family Ce