Obituaries

Robert Bryant Lafater

September 20, 2020

Robert Bryant Lafater July 4, 1942 – September 20, 2020 Robert Bryant Lafater, 78 of Zebulon passed away Sunday. The family will receive friends Thursday afternoon from 1 – 1:45 p.m. with his memorial service immediately following at 2 p.m.

Jon Mark Blizzard

September 19, 2020

Jon Mark Blizzard August 27, 1970 – September 19, 2020 Jon Mark Blizzard, 50 of Wilson passed away Saturday. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway with the family receiving fr

Sheryl Louise Neff

September 18, 2020

Sheryl Louise Neff August 26, 1956 – September 18, 2020 Sheryl Louise Neff, 64 of Wilson formerly of Lima, Ohio went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, September 18, 2020. Her funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Joyne

David Anthony Howard

September 18, 2020

David Anthony Howard December 13, 1956 – September 18, 2020 David Anthony Howard, 63 of Middlesex passed away Friday. A graveside service will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. in Hollywood Cemetery, Middlesex. The Rev. Wayne Whitley will officiate.

William Earl Baker

September 17, 2020

William Earl Baker February 16, 1931 – September 17, 2020 William “Bill” Earl Baker, 89 of Wilson passed away Thursday, September 17, 2020. His funeral services will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment w

Grady "Bucky" Morrison Robbins

September 15, 2020

Grady Morrison Robbins June 4, 1947 – September 15, 2020 Grady Morrison “Bucky” Robbins, 73 of Elm City passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 surrounded by his loving family. He was born June 4, 1947 to the late H. Grady Ro

James Douglas Joyner

September 12, 2020

James Douglas Joyner November 6, 1948 – September 12, 2020 James Douglas Joyner, 71 of Bailey passed away Saturday. The family will receive friends Wednesday, September 16, 2020 from 7 – 9 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road P

Jimmy Rogers Atkinson

September 11, 2020

Jimmy Rogers Atkinson April 4, 1938 – September 11, 2020 Jimmy Rogers Atkinson, 82 of Wilson passed away Friday, September 11, 2020. A graveside service will be held 3 p.m. Saturday, September 19, 2020 in Hollywood Cemetery, Middlesex. The Re

Jane Alexander

September 11, 2020

Jane Alexander January 1, 1944 – September 11, 2020 Jane Alexander, 76, passed away on September 11, 2020. She is survived by two sons, Christian (Cora) Alexander of Asheboro, and Anthony (Mary) Alexander of Wilson; grandsons, Christian (La

Linda Wilson

September 10, 2020

Linda Wilson July 13, 1956 – September 10, 2020 Linda Wilson was born on July 13, 1956. She passed away way to young on September 10, 2020. The family will have a private service. She is survived by her two sons, Daymon Hooper and wife, Mali

Kathy Romaine Bray

September 9, 2020

Kathy Romaine Bray February 8, 1968 – September 9, 2020 Kathy Romaine Bray, 52 of Wilson passed away Wednesday, September 9, 2020. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6 – 6:45 p.m. with the funeral services following at 7 p.m

Clifton Wesley Nines

September 7, 2020

Clifton Wesley Nines January 4, 1943 – September 7, 2020 Clifton “Clif” Wesley Nines formerly of Wilson passed away Monday. The family will receive friends at 3 – 5 p.m. Sunday afternoon, September 13, 2020 at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4

Aida Luz Roque Rodriquez

September 7, 2020

Aida Luz Roque Rodriquez January 22, 1955 – September 7, 2020 Aida Luz Roque Rodriquez, 65 of Wilson passed away Monday, September 7, 2020. A graveside service will be Monday at 2 p.m. in Maplewood Cemetery, Wilson. Father Jeffrey Bowker will

Jerry Lynn Massengill

September 6, 2020

Jerry Lynn Massengill April 4, 1949 – September 6, 2020 Jerry Lynn Massengill, 71 of Wilson passed away Sunday. A graveside service will be held at noon Thursday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. The Rev. Bill Groce will officiate. The f

Nellie DeKeyzer Verricchia

September 5, 2020

Nellie DeKeyzer Verricchia November 15, 1935 – September 5, 2020 Nellie DeKeyzer Verricchia, 84 of Bailey passed away Saturday, September 5, 2020. Her funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at White Oak Hill Free

Lois Griffin Denton

September 5, 2020

Lois Diane Griffin Denton February 15, 1944 – September 5, 2020 Lois “Diane” Griffin Denton, 76 of Middlesex passed away Saturday. The family will receive friends Wednesday afternoon from 12-12:45 p.m. with her funeral following at 1 p.m.

Jeffrey Thomas Webb, Sr.

September 4, 2020

Jeffrey Thomas Webb, Sr. December 11, 1956 – September 4, 2020 Jeffrey Thomas Webb, Sr. 63 of Elm City passed away Friday. A graveside service will be held Monday at 10 a.m. in Black Creek Town Cemetery, Black Creek. The Rev. David List will

Teresa Williams Johnson

September 4, 2020

Teresa Williams Johnson August 2, 1951 – September 4, 2020 Teresa “Terri” Williams Johnson, 69 of Wilson passed away Friday. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Eve

Leon Johnson

September 4, 2020

Leon Johnson December 7, 1929 – September 4, 2020 Leon Johnson, 90 of Kenly passed away Friday, September 4, 2020. He was born in Johnson County to his late parents William Albert and Rosa Hicks Johnson. He was preceded in death by his pare

Junius Brooks Honeycutt, Jr.

September 4, 2020

Junius Brooks Honeycutt, Jr. August 10, 1955 - September 4, 2020 Junius “Brooks” Honeycutt, of Wilson passed away. A private service will be held for the family. Brooks is survived by his wife, Barbara Lingle Honeycutt; sons, Brooks Honey

Claude Newton Glover

September 2, 2020

Claude Newton Glover February 1, 1937 – September 2, 2020 Claude Newton Glover, 83 of Wilson passed away peacefully Wednesday, September 2, 2020. A graveside service was held Friday, September 4, 2020 in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. New

Doris Etheridge Burdette

September 1, 2020

Doris Etheridge Burdette September 7, 1931 – September 1, 2020 Doris Etheridge Burdette, 88 of Wilson passed away Tuesday. Her funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Evergreen Memo

Jeffrey Allen Etheridge

August 29, 2020

Jeffrey Allen Etheridge June 23, 1972 – August 29, 2020 On August 29, 2020 our own Elvis left the building. Some friends called him “Catfish”, while others called him “The Commander” but we called him dad or Jeff. Jeffrey Allen Etheri

Donna Faye Pyles

August 29, 2020

Donna Faye Pyles November 22, 1946 - August 29, 2020 Donna Faye Pyles born in Fort Bragg to the late Alton Pollard and Nannie Bunch Depriest. She is survived by her loving husband of fifty-six years, husband, David R Pyles, their children, Do

Nernie Ray Liles

August 28, 2020

Nernie Ray Liles May 31, 1964 – August 28, 2020 Nernie Ray Liles 56, of Sims, passed on August 28th, 2020. He was born on May 31st 1964, to Barbara and Nernie Liles in Wilson. Nernie is survived by his wife, Jackie Liles; mother, Barbara