Obituaries

Crettie Lucille Hocutt Morgan

November 25, 2018

Crettie Lucille Hocutt Morgan December 12, 1948 – November 25, 2018 Crettie Lucille Hocutt Morgan, 69, of Wilson passed away Sunday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 3 p.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. The family

Chester Joseph Michalak

November 25, 2018

Chester Joseph Michalak June 1, 1925 – November 25, 2018 Chester Joseph Michalak, 93, of Wilson passed away peacefully Sunday, November 25, 2018. His memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday at St. Therese Catholic Church, 700 Nas

William Harrison Jenkins

November 24, 2018

William Harrison Jenkins January 5, 1936 – November 24, 2018 William Harrison Jenkins of Elm City died shortly after midnight on Saturday, Nov. 24, at the age of 82. Bill, as he was known by his friends, was a devoted husband, father and grandf

Lloyd Gordon Williford

November 23, 2018

Lloyd Gordon Williford August 26, 1937 – November 23, 2018 Lloyd Gordon Williford, 81, of Elm City passed away Friday. His funeral service will be conducted at 7:00 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home. The Rev. Johnny Hudson will officiat

Betty Rice Weaver

November 22, 2018

Betty Rice Weaver November 29, 1932 – November 22, 2018 Betty Rice Weaver, 85 of Wilson passed away Thursday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. Interment wil

Evelyn Christine Johnson

November 22, 2018

Evelyn Christine Johnson April 15, 1930 – November 22, 2018 Evelyn Christine Johnson, 88 of Wilson passed away Thursday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 5 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Graveside service will be hel

Larry Dale Speight

November 21, 2018

Larry Dale Speight October 27, 1952 - November 21, 2018 Larry Dale Speight, beloved father, papa, brother, uncle, nephew, cousin, and friend to so many passed away at his home Wednesday, November 21st. Larry was born in Stantonsburg to the late H

Mary Etta Worrells

November 21, 2018

Mary Etta Worrells November 1, 1955 – November 21, 2018 Mary Etta Worrells, 64 of Wilson passed away Wednesday. Mary is survived by her fiancé, David Barefoot; brother, Roy Worrells, Jr. of Colerian; three nephews, one niece and one great n

Josephine Lamm Best

November 20, 2018

Josephine Lamm Best January 7, 1925 – November 20, 2018 Josephine Lamm Best, 93 of Virginia formerly of Lucama, passed Tuesday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow

Theda Lenore Soper Cutri

November 19, 2018

Theda Lenore Soper Cutri November 3, 1925 – November 19, 2018 Theda Lenore “Teddy” Soper McCormick Cady Cutri, 93, of Wilson passed away Monday, November 19, 2018. Services are pending. “Teddy” is survived by her daughter, Connie

Shirley Jeanette Evans Petro

November 18, 2018

Shirley Jeanette Evans Petro January 15, 1928 - November 18, 218 Shirley Jeanette Evans Petro, 90, of Wilson formerly of New York, passed away Sunday. Arrangements are by Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. Cond

Yvonne Nicholson Caddell

November 18, 2018

Yvonne Nicholson Caddell June 29, 1935 – November 18, 2018 Yvonne Nicholson Caddell, 83, of Wilson passed away Sunday. A graveside service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday in the Newton Family Cemetery, Bennettsville, South Carolina. Yv

Mildred Pearson Raper

November 16, 2018

Mildred Pearson Raper November 24, 1924 - November 16, 2018 Mildred Pearson Raper of Lucama passed away Friday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in the Raper Fami

Hazel Winters Ray

November 14, 2018

Hazel Ann Winters Ray January 7, 1925 – November 14, 2018 Hazel Ann Winters Ray, 93, of Bailey passed away Wednesday. Her funeral service will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. The Rev. Paul Tedder wi

Clarence “Les” Hanna, Jr.

November 14, 2018

Clarence “Les” Hanna, Jr. February 11, 1925 – November 14, 2018 Clarence “Les” Hanna, Jr., 93, formerly of St. Petersburg, Florida passed away Wednesday, November 14, 2018, at his residence in Wilson, North Carolina. Les was born Febru

Brandon Alan Raper

November 14, 2018

Brandon Alan Raper February 5, 1988 – November 14, 2018 Brandon Alan Raper, 30, of San Francisco formerly of Wilson, passed away while traveling abroad on Wednesday, November 14, 2018. A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Decem

Patricia Jane Groves

November 13, 2018

Patricia Jane Groves August 25, 1948 – November 13, 2018 Patricia Jane Groves, 70, of Wilson passed away Tuesday. Her funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Father Phillip Byrum will officiat

Steven Barry Pavelsky

November 12, 2018

Steven Barry Pavelsky February 8, 1952 – November 12, 2018 Steven “Sparkky” Barry Pavelsky, 66 of Wilson formerly of Tarboro, passed away Monday, November 12, 2018. A memorial service will be held at a later date. “Sparkky” was the

Patricia Riley Patterson

November 12, 2018

Patricia Riley Patterson October 13, 1945 – November 12, 2018 Patricia Riley Patterson, 73 of Wilson went to be with her heavenly Father on Monday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. I

Virginia Jones Davis Sanders

November 10, 2018

Virginia Jones Davis Sanders July 1, 1927 – November 10, 2018 Virginia Jones Davis Sanders, 91 of Wilson formerly of Kenly, passed away Saturday peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family. A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.

Ervin McClease Howard

November 10, 2018

Ervin McClease Howard August 31, 1931 – November 10, 2018 Ervin McClease Howard, 87 of Wilson passed away Saturday. His funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday at Grace Baptist Church, 202 N Kincaid Avenue, Wilson. Interment will f

Clifton Ray Gardner

November 7, 2018

Clifton Ray Gardner March 26, 1939 – November 7, 2018 Clifton Ray Gardner, 79, of Wilson passed away Wednesday. His funeral services will be conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Black Creek T

James "Jimmy" David Strickland

November 6, 2018

James David Strickland March 5, 1936 – November 6, 2018 James “Jimmy” David Strickland, 82 of Wilson passed away Tuesday. His funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow

Jane Crystal Rogers Stout

November 6, 2018

Jane Crystal Rogers Stout September 12, 1935 – November 6, 2018 Jane Crystal Rogers Stout of Wilson, known to many as Mema, passed away on November 6th surrounded by her family. She was born in Granville County on September 12, 1935 to Ralph W

Randall "Randy" Erickson Parker

November 4, 2018

Randall Erickson Parker February 13, 1960 – November 4, 2018 Randall “Randy” Erickson Parker of Greenville passed away Sunday at his home surrounding by his family. Randy was born on February 13, 1960 in Chicago, Illinois, the second son an