Obituaries

Steven Allan Womble

December 16, 2020

Steven Allan Womble April 28, 1985 – December 16, 2020 Steven Allan Womble, 35 of Bailey passed away Wednesday. The family will receive friends Sunday afternoon from 4 – 6 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson.

Larry Graham Robbins

December 15, 2020

Larry Graham Robbins April 16, 1948 – December 15, 2020 Larry Graham Robbins, 72 of Wilson passed away Tuesday. A graveside will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in Robbins Family Cemetery, Webb Lake Road, Elm City. Larry is survived by his son, B

Eddie Roland Evans

December 15, 2020

Eddie Roland Evans September 29, 1928 – December 15, 2020 Eddie Roland Evans, 92 of Wilson passed away Tuesday. A private graveside will be held in Evans Cemetery. Rev. Garland Vick will officiate. The family will receive friends Thursday

Dolly Owens Godwin Eastwood

December 15, 2020

Dolly Owens Godwin Eastwood June 14, 1932 – December 15, 2020 Dolly Owens Godwin Eastwood, 88 of Wilson passed away Tuesday at home surrounded by her family and special loved ones. A private service will be held for the immediate family. The R

Larry Clinton Boyette

December 15, 2020

Larry Clinton Boyette March 19, 1953 – December 15, 2020 Larry Clinton Boyette, 67 of Kenly passed away Tuesday. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. The Rev. Chase Caldwell, Rev. Brittany Cald

Virginia Everson Evett

December 15, 2020

Virginia Everson Evett September 11, 1935 – December 15, 2020 Virginia Everson Evett, 85, of Wilson passed away Tuesday. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, December 22, 2020 in Maplewood Cemetery. The Reverend Chris Thomas wi

Clayton Floyd Mooring

December 14, 2020

Clayton Floyd Mooring January 14, 1930 – December 14, 2020 Clayton Floyd Mooring, 90 of Wilson passed away Monday, December 14, 2020. A graveside service was held at 11 a.m. Friday in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Elm City. The Rev. Gene Wells will o

Garry Wayne Dew

December 13, 2020

Garry Wayne Dew October 16, 1948 – December 13, 2020 Garry Wayne Dew, 72 of Bailey passed away Sunday. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. The Rev. Hal Jones and Rev. David Dew will officiat

Glenda Faye Wells

December 13, 2020

Glenda Faye Wells December 1, 1944 – December 13, 2020 Glenda Faye Wells entered her Earthly home December 1, 1944 and departed for her Heavenly home December 13, 2020 at age 76. She is the daughter of the late Gordon Lee Wells and Daisy Patte

James Clifton Herring, Jr.

December 13, 2020

James Clifton Herring, Jr. October 30, 1938 – December 13, 2020 Dr. James Clifton Herring, Jr. passed away peacefully on December 13, 2020. He was affectionately known as “Dr. Jim” to many of his former patients and friends, but to his six

Kelly Dawn Batts Theriac

December 12, 2020

Kelly Dawn Batts Theriac December 6, 1983 – December 12, 2020 Kelly Dawn Batts Theriac, 37 of Pikeville passed away Saturday. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in a family cemetery, 5134 NC Hwy 42. The Rev. Travis Moore and R

James Rudolph Whitley

December 11, 2020

James Rudolph Whitley June 9, 1931 – December 11, 2020 James “Buddy” R. Whitley, 89 passed away peacefully on December 11, 2020 at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. James was born on June 9, 1931 in Wilson County to the late James Oscar Whitley

"Lib" Elizabeth Bissette Winborne

December 10, 2020

Elizabeth Bissette Winborne December 27, 1948 – December 10, 2020 “Lib” Elizabeth Bissette Winborne, 71 of Clayton passed away Thursday. A graveside service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday in Maplewood Cemetery, Wilson. The family wi

William Kenneth Deans

December 10, 2020

William Kenneth Deans March 20, 1944 – December 10, 2020 William Kenneth Deans, 76 of Bailey passed away Thursday. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Contentnea Cemetery, Hwy 42, Wilson. The family will receive friends at

Donnie Ray Howell

December 10, 2020

Donnie Ray Howell May 29, 1946 – December 10, 2020 Donnie Ray Howell, 74 of Wilson passed away Thursday. A graveside service with Masonic Rites will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. His son-in-law, Rev. Brian Hemph

Charles Gray Lewis, Jr.

December 9, 2020

Charles Gray Lewis, Jr. October 23, 1953 – December 9, 2020 Charles Gray Lewis, Jr., 67 of Middlesex passed away Wednesday. Charles is survived by his mother, Cornelia M. Terry and husband, Kenny; sons, Chris Lewis and wife, Jessica and Greg

Frank Joyner

December 8, 2020

Frank Joyner September 19, 1946 – December 8, 2020 Frank Joyner, 74 of Bailey passed to his heavenly home on Tuesday, December 8, 2020, after a brief illness. A memorial service celebrating his life will be held at Rock Springs FWB Church Ce

Mary Sue Wilson

December 7, 2020

Mary Sue Wilson June 7, 1947 – December 7, 2020 Mary Sue Wilson, 73 of Bailey passed away Monday. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday in Bailey Town Cemetery, Bailey. Mary Sue was the guidance counselor at Southern Nash Juni

Charles Linwood Boykin

December 6, 2020

Charles Linwood Boykin July 2, 1938 – December 6, 2020 Charles Linwood Boykin, 82 of Wilson passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, December 6, 2020. Due to the Covid-19, the family requests that you share their grief in spirit rathe

Kenny Dwayne Joyner

December 5, 2020

Kenny Dwayne Joyner June 7, 1971 – December 5, 2020 Kenny Dwayne Joyner, 49 of Wilson passed away Saturday. His funeral service will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Graveside service will be c

Jerry Glenn Crocker

December 2, 2020

Jerry Glenn Crocker July 23, 1958 – December 2, 2020 Jerry Glenn Crocker Sr, 62, of Wilson peacefully entered Heaven Wednesday, December 2, 2020. A memorial service will be held Saturday, December 5, 2020 at Stoneybrook Christian Church, 35

John Wilson Dillard, Jr.

December 2, 2020

John Wilson Dillard, Jr. August 18, 1926 – December 2, 2020 John Wilson Dillard, Jr., 94, passed away Wednesday, December 2, 2020. John was a retired engineer from DuPont. He was an enthusiastic birder who was active with Virginia Society

James Part Howell, Jr.

December 1, 2020

James Part Howell, Jr. March 26, 1958 – December 1, 2020 James Part Howell, Jr., 62 of Wilson passed away Tuesday. His funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Black Creek To

John Bartley Strickland

December 1, 2020

John Bartley Strickland October 24, 1925 – December 1, 2020 John Bartley Strickland, age 95, of Middlesex went to be with his Lord on December 1, 2020. John was the son of the late Floyd W. and Olzie P. Strickland. John is survived by his

Jason Matthew Worrell

November 28, 2020

Jason Matthew Worrell September 2, 1972 – November 28, 2020 Jason Matthew Worrell, 48 of Bailey passed away Saturday. His funeral service will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday evening at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Rev. Hal Jones will officiat