Obituaries

Carwell Hooper Lamm

May 14, 2020

Carwell Hooper Lamm January 25, 1930 – May 14, 2020 Carwell Hooper Lamm, 90 of Wilson passed away Thursday. A private graveside service will be held. Rev. Ray Wells will officiate. Hooper is survived by his daughter, Lynn Garrison and husb

Belinda Yvonne Wilson

May 11, 2020

Belinda Yvonne Wilson June 20, 1941 – May 11, 2020 Belinda Yvonne Wilson, 78 of Wilson passed away peacefully on Monday, May 11, 2020. A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. The Rev. Tony Hawley

Vivian Marie Speight-Bridges

May 10, 2020

Vivian Marie Speight-Bridges January 2, 1952 – May 10, 2020 Vivian Marie Speight-Bridges, 68 of formerly of Wilson and Elm City passed way Sunday. A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. The

Debra Cathy Narron

May 10, 2020

Debra Cathy Narron January 15, 1955 – May 10, 2020 Debra Cathy Narron of Lucama passed away on Sunday. Debra is survived by her daughters, Cathy Hardison of Wilson and Mary Brown of Brantford, Ontario and her sons, Gary Mayo of Bailey, Mic

Roy Emigdio Sanchez

May 10, 2020

Roy Emigdio Sanchez October 15, 1994 – May 10, 2020 Roy Emigdio Sanchez, 25 of Wilson passed away on Sunday. A private graveside service will be held for the family. The family will gather with friends Friday, May 15, 2020 from 1 – 3 p.

Ashton Lee Duke

May 9, 2020

Ashton Lee Duke April 4, 1997 – May 9, 2020 Ashton Lee Duke, 23 of Spring Hope passed away early Saturday morning. A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. The family will receive frien

Ronald Kevin Barfield

May 7, 2020

Ronald Kevin Barfield June 30, 1964 – May 7, 2020 Ronald Kevin Barfield, 55 of Wilson passed away Thursday. The family will receive friends Monday evening from 5 – 7 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. Rona

Stephen Flynn Pearson

May 5, 2020

Stephen Flynn Pearson December 5, 1949 – May 5, 2020 Stephen Flynn Pearson, 70, of Gibsonville, died peacefully surrounded by his family, Tuesday, May 5, 2020. A celebration of his life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 9, 2020 at the home

Elizabeth G. Batten

May 2, 2020

Elizabeth G. Batten November 9, 1915 – May 2, 2020 Elizabeth G. Batten, 104 of Wilson passed away Saturday. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in Maplewood Cemetery, 400 College Street, Wilson. The family will receive friend

Ethel Gray Creekmore

April 30, 2020

Ethel Gray Creekmore June 15, 1922 – April 30, 2020 Ethel Gray Creekmore, 97 of Greenville passed away Thursday. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 6, 2020 in Maplewood Cemetery, Wilson. The Rev. David List and Rev. Eri

Gaye B. Parks

April 29, 2020

Gaye B. Parks December 6, 1931 – April 29, 2020 Gaye B. Parks, 88 of Wilson, formerly of Hamlet passed away Wednesday. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 2, 2020 at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wils

Donald Wayne Kuster

April 28, 2020

Donald Wayne Kuster December 29, 1951 – April 28, 2020 Donald Wayne Kuster, 68 of Pittsboro passed away Tuesday. A private celebration of life will be held by the family. Donald was an avid softball player, bowler and music lover. He was a

William David Pope Sharpe, III

April 26, 2020

William David Pope Sharpe, III October 13, 1937 – April 26, 2020 William David Pope Sharpe, III, 82, of Wilson passed away Sunday. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 29, 2020 in Maplewood Cemetery, Wilson. The Rev. R

Tony Ernest Moore

April 23, 2020

Tony Ernest Moore March 25, 1959 – April 23, 2020 Tony Ernest Moore, 61 of Black Creek passed away Thursday. A privte service will be held for the family. The Rev. Donnie Massey will officiate. Tony is survived by his wife, Rebekah of the

Ricky Louis McKeel

April 22, 2020

Ricky Louis McKeel March 12, 1950 – April 22, 2020 Ricky Louis McKeel, 70 of Wilson passed away Wednesday. A private family service will be conducted. The family will receive friends at the home, 5446 Frank Price Church Road or at the home of h

Deborah Bass Whitley

April 22, 2020

Deborah Bass Whitley February 16, 1955 – April 22, 2020 Deborah “Debbie” Bass Whitley, 65 of Elm City passed away Wednesday, April 22, 2020. The family will have a private celebration of life. Debbie is survived by her sons, Joseph Curt

Clara Waddell Bass

April 21, 2020

Clara Waddell Bass April 27, 1931 – April 21, 2020 Clara Waddell Bass, 88 of Wilson passed away Tuesday. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. The Rev. Jonathan Ange will officiate. Clara was a

Thomas Eugene Shreve

April 21, 2020

Thomas Eugene Shreve August 19, 1927- April 21, 2020 Thomas Eugene Shreve, 92 of Wilson passed away Tuesday. A private service will be held for the family. Tom was born in Reidsville to Percy Herman and Agnes Faulkner Shreve. The family moved

Willis Lee "Peter" Bissette

April 20, 2020

Willis Lee Bissette January 6, 1939 – April 20, 2020 Willis Lee “Peter” Bissette, 81 of Lucama passed away Monday. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in Bailey Town Cemetery, Bailey. The Rev. Greg Barnes will officiate.

Elizabeth Ann Herring Smith

April 19, 2020

Elizabeth Ann Herring Smith January 31, 1936 – April 19, 2020 Elizabeth Ann Smith was born in Selma, Alabama on January 31, 1936 passed into life April 19, 2020. A memorial service for Elizabeth will be held at a later date. She was preced

Joyce Newcomb Holland

April 19, 2020

Joyce Newcomb Holland December 14, 1943 – April 19, 2020 Joyce Newcomb Holland, 76 of Fremont passed away Sunday. A private graveside will be held for the family. Major James Allison will officiate. The family will receive friends at the h

Steve Brian Hartley

April 18, 2020

Steve Brian Hartley July 24, 1955 – April 18, 2020 Steve passed away Saturday, April 18, 2020 in Wilson County. Steve was born at the Luke Airforce Base in Arizona. Steve was a retired US Navy Senior Chief and served for twenty years. He

Jimmy Carroll Murray

April 17, 2020

Jimmy Carroll Murray August 30, 1940 – April 17, 2020 Jimmy Carroll Murray, 79 of Wilson passed away Friday. A celebration of Jimmy’s life will be held at a later date. Jimmy served his country with honor and pride with the US Army. After

Leslie Bailey Gardner

April 17, 2020

Leslie Bailey Gardner July 3, 1955 – April 17, 2020 Leslie Bailey "Peanut" Gardner, 64 of Elm City passed away Friday. Flowers can be sent to 6207 Bridgersville Road, Elm City North Carolina 27822 or donations may be sent to the Maggie Soci

Elsa Janis Andersen

April 17, 2020

Elsa Janis Andersen January 15, 1930 – April 17, 2020 “Teenie” Elsa Andersen, of Wilson passed away peacefully in her sleep at Vidant Hospital in Greenville, in the early hours of Friday, April 17, 2020. She had many medical issues to deal