Obituaries

Larry Carl Bass

July 6, 2020

Larry Carl Bass January 18, 1949 – July 6, 2020 Larry Carl Bass, 71 of Wilson passed away Monday, July 6, 2020. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in Ferrell Family Cemetery, Lucama. The Rev. Gene Thompson will officiate. Th

Jeanette Taylor Jones

July 5, 2020

Jeanette Taylor Jones October 17, 1933 – July 5, 2020 Jeanette Taylor Jones, 86, died peacefully Sunday afternoon. The family will have a private graveside service that will be conducted by the Rev. George Loveland. Those wishing to give their

Leslie Taylor Keen

July 5, 2020

Leslie Taylor Keen December 14, 1951 – July 5, 2020 Leslie Taylor Keen, 68 of Wilson passed away Sunday, July 5, 2020. A celebration of life will be held Thursday evening at 6 p.m. at Cedar Grove Baptist Church, 5260 Old Raleigh Road, Wilson,

Cecil Ray McLamb

July 5, 2020

Cecil Ray McLamb March 12, 1940 – July 5, 2020 Cecil Ray McLamb, 80, of Wilson, went peacefully home to the Lord, Sunday morning, July 5th, 2020 at Wilson Medical Center. Cecil was born March 12, 1940 in Four Oaks, North Carolina and was a

Dr. David Loren Thompson

July 4, 2020

David Loren Thompson May 17, 1940 – July 4, 2020 Dr. David Loren Thompson, 80 of Elm City, formerly of Wilmore, Kentucky, passed away Saturday, July 4, 2020 at his home. The family will receive friends Thursday afternoon from 5 – 7 p.m. at J

James Edward Bradford

July 4, 2020

James Edward Bradford March 4, 1947 – July 4, 2020 James “Pete” Edward Bradford, 73 of Wilson passed away Saturday. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6 – 8 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wil

Donald Jordon Parker

July 3, 2020

Donald Jordon Parker June 27, 1960 – July 3, 2020 Donald Jordon Parker, 60 of Lucama passed away Friday. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6 – 8 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. Donal

Peggy Nora Winstead Fulghum

July 1, 2020

Peggy Nora Winstead Fulghum April 17, 1941 – July 1, 2020 Peggy Nora Winstead Fulghum, 79 of Wilson passed away Wednesday. A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Nobles Cha

Edith Corrine Logan

July 1, 2020

Edith Corrine Logan Edith Corrine Logan, 93 of Wilson passed away Wednesday, July 1, 2020. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 5 in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. The Rev. George Loveland will officiate. Corrine was a 1s

Thomas Joseph Montelli

July 1, 2020

Thomas Joseph Montelli February 20, 1924 – July 1, 2020 Thomas Joseph Montelli, 96 passed away Wednesday. A private burial will be held for the family. Thomas served his country with honor and pride with the US Army and was an WWII Veteran.

Debra Crowder Pittman

June 30, 2020

Debra Crowder Pittman December 22, 1958 – June 30, 2020 Debra Crowder Pittman, 61 of Stantonsburg passed away Tuesday. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6 – 8 p.m. Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilso

Janet Marie Dail Ferrell

June 30, 2020

Janet Marie Dail Ferrell January 29, 1950 – June 30, 2020 Janet Marie Dail Ferrell, 70, of Lucama passed away Tuesday, June 30, 2020. A graveside service will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday in the Ferrell Family Cemetery, 7326-M US 301 South, Lucama

Eleanor Marie Herring Blake

June 30, 2020

Eleanor Marie Herring Blake February 6, 1937 - June 30, 2020 Eleanor Marie Herring Blake, 83, of Wilson peacefully passed away June 30, 2020. Eleanor was born February 6, 1937 to Kenneth and Ruth Herring and was a life-long resident of Wilson, a

Reverend Jonas Larry Letchworth

June 29, 2020

Reverend Jonas Larry Letchworth December 20, 1940 – June 29, 2020 Reverend Jonas Larry Letchworth, 79 of Pinetops passed away Monday, June 29, 2020. His funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday at Harmony Free Will Baptist Church, 409

Edwin Nick Kearns

June 29, 2020

Edwin Nick Kearns July 22, 1933 – June 29, 2020 Edwin Nick Kearns, 86 of Wilson formerly of Raleigh passed away Monday. Inurnment will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in Evergreen Memorial Park, 2800 Nash Street, Wilson. Pastor Kim Lamb will officia

Judy Sasser Wood

June 29, 2020

Judy Sasser Wood June 6, 1947 – June 29, 2020 Judy Sasser Wood, 73 of Wendell formerly of Middlesex passed away Monday. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday in Black Creek Town Cemetery. The Rev. Wayne Whitley will officiate.

Donald Gerald Aycock

June 28, 2020

Donald Gerald Aycock July 4, 1941 – June 28, 2020 Donald Gerald Aycock, 78 of Wilson passed away Sunday, June 28, 2020. A graveside service will be held Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at 10 a.m. in Aycock Family Cemetery, near the crossroads of Hwy 22

Willie "Billy" Hubert Tripp, Jr.

June 27, 2020

Willie Hubert Tripp, Jr. June 1, 1941 – June 27, 2020 Willie “Billy” Hubert Tripp, Jr., 79 of Wilson and Greenville passed away Saturday, June 27, 2020. His funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wils

Jerry Stephen Tedder

June 27, 2020

Jerry Stephen Tedder April 8, 1950 – June 27, 2020 Jerry Stephen Tedder, 70 of Hookerton passed away Saturday, June 27, 2020. His funeral services will be held Wednesday evening at 7 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Graveside service

Sarah Elise Galperin

June 27, 2020

Sarah Elise Galperin April 3, 1990 – June 27, 2020 Sarah Elise Galperin, 30 of Wilson passed away Saturday, June 27, 2020. A celebration of Sarah’s life will be held at a later date. Sarah is survived by her parents, Gregory Lee and Lisa

Billy Ray Marshall

June 25, 2020

Billy Ray Marshall June 4, 1966 – June 25, 2020 Billy Ray Marshall, 54 of Bailey passed away Thursday, June 25, 2020. A celebration of Billy’s life will be held at a later time. Billy is survived by his son, Kyle Ray Marshall of Dudley an

Bobby Lee Howell

June 21, 2020

Bobby Lee Howell April 26, 1939 – June 21, 2020 Bobby Lee Howell, 81 of Spring Hope passed away peacefully Sunday, June 21, 2020 with his family by his side. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Bobby was born in Nash County o

Kenneth Ray Lamm

June 21, 2020

Kenneth Ray Lamm July 30, 1938 – June 21, 2020 Kenneth Ray Lamm, 81 passed away Sunday, June 21, 2020 peacefully at his home with his family by his side. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Intermen

Rebecca "Becky" Keel Hutchins

June 21, 2020

Rebecca Keel Hutchins June 10, 1937 – June 21, 2020 On Sunday, June 21, 2020, Rebecca “Becky” Keel Hutchins of Wilson passed away peacefully while surrounded by her family in her home. She was 83 years old. Becky is survived by her son,

Thelma White Sherrod

June 18, 2020

Thelma White Sherrod August 6, 1928 — June 18, 2020 Thelma Grace White Sherrod, 91 of Sims passed away peacefully at home Thursday. A private graveside service will be held for Thelma. Pastor Ronnie Aycock will officiate. A Celebration of Life