Obituaries

Mark Thomas Batts

November 21, 2019

Mark Thomas Batts January 11, 1972 – November 21, 2019 Mark Thomas Batts, 47, of Elm City passed away Thursday. A graveside service will be held at 3:30 p.m. Saturday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. The Rev. Mark Uzupan will officiate.

Jean Barry Caldwell Reece Speight

November 21, 2019

Jean Barry Caldwell Reece Speight March 2, 1943 – November 21, 2019 Jean Barry Caldwell Reece Speight, aged 76, passed away at Parkwood Village in Wilson, November 21, 2019, from complications due to Alzheimer’s disease. ‘’Jeannie,”

John Cogdell Hood, III

November 21, 2019

John Cogdell Hood, III May 10, 1953 – November 21, 2019 John Cogdell “Jay” Hood, III, 66, of Wilson passed away Thursday. A celebration of his life will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Monday at St. John A.M.E. Zion Church, 119 E. Pender Street,

Thomas Edward Beaman

November 20, 2019

Thomas Edward Beaman April 29, 1942 – November 20, 2019 Thomas Edward Beaman, 77, of Wilson passed away Wednesday. His funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church, 311 W Nash Street, Wilson. Interment will fo

William Iverson Skinner, Jr.

November 20, 2019

William Iverson Skinner, Jr. November 12, 1937 – November 20, 2019 William Iverson Skinner, Jr., 82 of Wilson passed away Wednesday. His funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway

Robbie Yates Summerlin

November 19, 2019

Robbie Yates Summerlin January 21, 1957 – November 19, 2019 Robbie Yates Summerlin, 62 of Elm City passed away Tuesday. His funeral services will be conducted at 6 p.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. A graveside service will be he

William Frank Mitchell, Jr.

November 18, 2019

William (Bill) Frank Mitchell, Jr. August 20, 1939 – November 18, 2019 William Frank Mitchell, Jr., 80 of Wilson passed away Monday. A celebration of life will be held Thursday, November 21st at 4 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh

Annie Mozelle Banks Inscore

November 18, 2019

Annie Mozelle Banks Inscore January 26, 1923 – November 18, 2019 Annie “Mozelle” Banks Inscore, 96 formally of Wilson peacefully passed away Monday, November 18, 2019 at 9:10 a.m. with her son and caretaker, Tony H. Inscore by her side. A

Ruth Corbitt Russell

November 18, 2019

Ruth Corbitt Russell November 17, 1937 – November 18, 2019 Ruth Corbitt Russell, 82, of Wilson passed away Monday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 7:00 p.m. Thursday at Peace Church, Wilson. A graveside service will be held at 11:00

Gladys Cuddington Glover

November 17, 2019

Gladys Cuddington Glover May 21, 1931 – November 17, 2019 Gladys Cuddington Glover, 88 of Wilson passed away Sunday. A celebration of life will be held Tuesday evening at 6 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. T

Steven Bryce Liggon

November 16, 2019

Steven Bryce Liggon June 13, 1995 – November 16, 2019 Steven Bryce Liggon, 24 of Grimesland passed away Saturday. A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday morning at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson.

Zilphia High Nichols

November 15, 2019

Zilphia High Nichols January 30, 1926 – November 15, 2019 Zilphia High Nichols, 93 of Sims passed away Friday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at Marsh Swamp Original Free Will Baptist Church, 6664 Rock Ridge School Roa

James Earl Bryant

November 15, 2019

James Earl Bryant May 30, 1946 – November 15, 2019 James Earl Bryant, 73, of Bailey passed away Friday. His funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Bailey Town Cemeter

Brenda Watson King

November 15, 2019

Brenda Watson King September 3, 1949 – November 15, 2019 Brenda Watson King, 70 of Raleigh passed away Friday. Her funeral service will be conducted at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Graveside service will be held at

Susan Hill Wethington

November 15, 2019

Susan Hill Wethington July 8, 1965 – November 15, 2019 Susan Hill Wethington, 54 of Wilson passed away Friday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday at Ascension Lutheran Church, 2512 Nash Street N, Wilson. Interment will fo

Joseph Ellis

November 14, 2019

Joseph Ellis August 26, 1959 – November 14, 2019 Joseph “Joe” Ellis, 60 of Wilson passed away Thursday, November 14, 2019. The family will receive friends from 5 -7 p.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilso

Jesse Lyman Bogue

November 14, 2019

Jesse Lyman Bogue September 15, 1925 – November 14, 2019 Jesse Lyman Bogue, 94 of Wilson passed away Thursday. His funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Evergreen Memo

Patricia Keel Lindsey

November 13, 2019

Patricia Keel Lindsey June 17, 1935 – November 13, 2019 Patricia Keel Lindsey, 84, of Wilson passed away Wednesday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday at First Baptist Church, 311 Nash Street, Wilson. A graveside service

Ray Kearney

November 10, 2019

Ray Kearney April 8, 1971 – November 10, 2019 Ray Kearney, 48 of Wilson passed away Sunday. His funeral services will be conducted at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Kea

James Arthur Harrold

November 9, 2019

James Arthur Harrold August 6, 1941 – November 9, 2019 Jim Harrold, beloved son, father, grandfather (DeDah), brother, uncle, brother-in-law, and Friend. Our charismatic Jim passed away at his North Carolina beach house, a place that he love

Thaddeus "Thad" Pender Sharp, Jr.

November 8, 2019

Thaddeus Pender Sharp, Jr. June 23, 1931 – November 8, 2019 Thaddeus Pender Sharp, Jr., of Sims, passed away Friday, November 8, 2019. He was born June 23, 1931 to the late Thaddeus Pender Sharp, Sr. and Eva Glover Sharp. He was married for 67

Sandra McKeel Brown Edwards

November 8, 2019

Sandra McKeel Brown Edwards October 5, 1946 – November 8, 2019 Sandra McKeel Brown Edwards, 73 of Wilson passed away Friday. Her funeral service will be conducted at 5 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson.

Mary McSpirit Bonnabeaux

November 8, 2019

Mary McSpirit Bonnabeaux April 15, 1931 – November 8, 2019 Mary McSpirit Bonnabeaux, 88 of Wilson passed away Friday surrounded by her loving family. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at St. Therese Catholic Church, 700 Nash Str

Tim Daniel

November 4, 2019

Tim Daniel July 26, 1949 – November 4, 2019 Tim Daniel, 70 of Black Creek passed away Monday. His funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday at Daniels Chapel FWB Church, 4828 Frank Price Church Road, Wilson. Interment will follow in

Gordon Christopher Windham

October 30, 2019

Gordon Christopher Windham October 29, 1983 – October 30, 2019 Gordon Christopher Windham, 36 of Wilson passed away Wednesday. His funeral will be conducted at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. A graveside service will be h