Obituaries

Bruce Haldeman

September 30, 2021

Bruce Haldeman June 23, 1936 – September 30, 2021 Bruce Haldeman II, 85, of Wilson, peacefully passed away on September 30, 2021, after complications from a stroke. Born on June 23, 1936, Bruce was the son of Walter Newman Haldeman II and Jane

Mary Kathleen "Kat" Watson Daniel

September 29, 2021

Mary Kathleen Daniel August 9, 1928 – September 29, 2021 Mary Kathleen “Kat” Daniel, 93 of Wilson passed away Wednesday. Her funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will be private. Roby

Althea Madeline Morgan Whitley

September 29, 2021

Althea Madeline Morgan Whitley November 28, 1954 – September 29, 2021 Althea Madeline Morgan Whitley, 66 of Wilson passed away Wednesday. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, October 9, 2021 at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleig

Dorothy Jean Barnes Tomlinson

September 28, 2021

Dorothy Jean Barnes Tomlinson July 6, 1959 – September 28, 2021 Dorothy Jean Barnes Tomlinson, 62 of Wilson passed away Tuesday. Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Private graveside will be held

Sandra Chase Buchan

September 27, 2021

Sandra Chase Buchan Sandra Chase Buchan died peacefully on September 27, 2021, surrounded by family. Sandra was born on July 6, 1943, in Boston, Massachusetts, to Madge Humphries Chase and Sanborn Chase of Florence, South Carolina. She is survived

Lynda Gail Connor McKeel

September 27, 2021

Lynda Gail Connor McKeel August 9, 1947 – September 27, 2021 Lynda Gail Connor McKeel, 74 of Wilson passed away Monday, with her family by her side. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in Black Creek Town Cemetery, Black Creek

Jimmy Thomas Godwin, Sr.

September 27, 2021

Jimmy Thomas Godwin, Sr. December 4, 1946 – September 27, 2021 Jimmy Thomas Godwin, Sr., 74 of Middlesex passed away Monday. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment to follow in Bailey To

Cathy Louise Carey Brinkley

September 26, 2021

Cathy Louise Carey Brinkley March 19, 1961 – September 26, 2021 Cathy Louise Carey Brinkley, 60 of Wilson passed away Sunday. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Evergree

Roland Joseph Hinnant

September 26, 2021

Roland Joseph Hinnant April 25, 1951 – September 36, 2021 Roland “Joe” Joseph Hinnant, 70 of Williamsburg, Virginia passed away Sunday, September 26, 2021. Originally from Kenly, he was the oldest son of Joanne and Roland Jennings. He exp

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Timothy Lee Gowen

September 25, 2021

Timothy Lee Gowen December 5, 1969 – September 2021 Timothy "Tim" Lee Gowen was a caring son, brother, uncle, and friend. He passed away Saturday, September 25, 2021, at the age of 51. Tim was born to Lee Thomas Gowen, Jr. and Carolyn Davis

Brenda Sue Moore Landry

September 23, 2021

Brenda Sue Moore Landry December 4, 1958 – September 23, 2021 Brenda Sue Moore Landry, 62 of Wilson passed away peacefully Thursday, September 23, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. Monday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. David

William Lawrence Ellis, Jr.

September 22, 2021

William Lawrence Ellis June 29, 1961 – September 22, 2021 William Lawrence Ellis, Jr. 60 of Wilson passed away Wednesday. Private services will be held for the family. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 5 – 8 p.m. at Jo

David Sidney Hager

September 22, 2021

David Sidney Hager August 7, 1944 – September 22, 2021 David Sidney Hager, 77 of Wilson passed away Wednesday. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. David is survived by his wife, Sandra Overton Hager; sons, Geoffrey Hager and

Ruby J Reason

September 22, 2021

Ruby J. Reason March 1, 1938 – September 22, 2021 Ruby J. Reason, 83 of Wilson, beloved wife of Reuben Reason, met Jesus face to face on Wednesday, September 22. She passed from this life with family by her side, leaving behind all her pain an

Douglas Scott Taylor

September 20, 2021

Douglas Scott Taylor December 29, 1963 – September 20, 2021 Douglas Scott Taylor, 57 of Ohio, formerly of Wilson passed away Monday, September 20, 2021. A memorial graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday in Maplewood Cemetery, Wilson.

Kimberly Yvette Whitley Meier

September 18, 2021

Kimberly Yvette Whitley Meier February 21, 1960 – September 18, 2021 Kimberly Yvette Whitley Meier, 61 of Wilson passed away Saturday. Her funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Good News Advent Church, 7000 Holdens Cross Road,

Michael Grant Leggett

September 18, 2021

Michael Grant Leggett July 4, 1945 – September 18, 2021 Michael Grant Leggett, 76 of Elm City passed away Saturday. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Evergreen Memor

Richard Carlton Barnes

September 18, 2021

Richard Carlton Barnes February 26, 1943 – September 18, 2021 Richard Carlton Barnes was born in Wilson, on February 26, 1943. Carlton passed away at home from pulmonary fibrosis on September 18, 2021. During his illness, services were provided

Gail Edwards Hamm

September 17, 2021

Gail Edwards Hamm July 12, 1947 – September 17, 2021 Gail Edwards Hamm, 74 of Lucama went to be with her Lord and savior Friday, at her home. A celebration of Gail’s life will be Sunday, September 26, 2021 from 2 – 4 p.m. at her home, 6211

Mark DeVan Watson

September 16, 2021

Mark DeVan Watson July 20, 1960 – September 16, 2021 Mark DeVan Watson, 61 of Lucama passed away peacefully with his family Thursday evening. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will

Judith Nell Miller Boykin

September 15, 2021

Judith Nell Miller Boykin November 15, 1940 – September 15, 2021 Judith Nell Miller Boykin, 80 of Wilson passed away at home peacefully surrounded by family. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson.

Nancy B. Birchland

September 12, 2021

Nancy B. Birchland July 23, 1942 – 09/12/2021 Nancy B. Birchland, 79 of Wilson passed away Sunday. The family will have an informal visitation Friday from 2 – 4 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. Nancy is

Terry Readling Wright

September 12, 2021

Terry Readling Wright August 20, 1939 – September 12, 2021 Terry Readling Wright, 82 passed away after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease. He was the oldest son of late Howard Wright and Elsie Readling Wright. Terry attended the North

Myrtle Evans Williamson

September 10, 2021

Myrtle Evans Williamson May 16, 1935 – September 10, 2021 Myrtle Evans Williamson, 86, passed away peacefully Friday, September 10, 2021, surrounded by her loving family. A celebration of her life will be conducted Tuesday, September 14, 2021 a

Judy Davis Bass

September 10, 2021

Judy Davis Bass September 11, 1945 – September 10, 2021 Judy Davis Bass, 75 of Kenly passed away Friday. Her funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Kenly Cemetery, Kenly. D