Obituaries

Annie Belle Lamm Mercer

March 1, 2020

Annie Belle Lamm Mercer January 9, 1922 – March 2, 2020 Annie Belle Lamm Mercer, 98 of Wilson passed away Monday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 7, 2020 at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will fol

Elton D. Forbes, Jr.

February 29, 2020

Elton D. Forbes, Jr. August 3, 1939 – February 29, 2020 Elton D. Forbes, Jr., 80, of Beaulaville, passed away Saturday. The family will hold a visitation on Saturday, March 7th from 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. at 7368 Huddlestone Road, Bailey, North Car

Connie Jo Stott

February 27, 2020

Connie Jo Stott December 12, 1945 – February 27, 2020 Connie Jo Stott, 74 of Sims passed away Thursday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at Nobles Chapel Church, 7330 Old Raleigh Road, Sims. Interment will follow in

Roger Gray Russell, Sr.

February 27, 2020

Roger Gray Russell, Sr. March 5, 1938 – February 27, 2020 Roger Gray Russell, Sr., 81, of Wilson passed away Thursday. He was a devoted husband and father. He was also a faithful Pastor for 34 years. His funeral service will be conducted at 2:0

Randy Gene Jenkins

February 27, 2020

Randy Gene Jenkins September 19, 1963 – February 27, 2020 Randy Gene Jenkins, 56 of Enfield passed away Thursday, February 27, 2020. Randy was an avid sports fan. Randy is survived by his mother, Verna Smith; sisters, Linda Watson and Jen

Louis Wayne Rance, Jr.

February 26, 2020

Louis Wayne Rance, Jr. June 21, 2984 – February 26, 2020 Louis Wayne Rance, Jr., 35, of Lucama passed way Wednesday. The family will receive friends Monday evening from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway,

Billy Delano Richardson

February 24, 2020

Billy Delano Richardson July 25, 1933 – February 24, 2020 Billy Delano Richardson, 86, of Wilson passed away peacefully at his home on Monday surrounded by his loving family. A celebration of life will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday at Daniels

Margaret Helen Chapman Finklea

February 22, 2020

Margaret Helen Chapman Finklea April 26, 1929 – February 22, 2020 Margaret Helen Chapman Finklea, 90 of Wilson passed away Saturday. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 5:30 – 6:15 p.m. with a celebration of life will follow

Van Buren Etheridge

February 19, 2020

Van Buren Etheridge July 10, 1927 – February 19, 2020 Van “Chief” Buren Etheridge, 92 of Wilson passed away Wednesday. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday in Maplewood Cemetery, 400 College Street, Wilson. The family w

Josephine Barnes Collier

February 19, 2020

Josephine Barnes Collier September 30, 1935 – February 19, 2020 Josephine Barnes Collier, 84 of Lucama passed away Wednesday. A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday in Upper Black Creek Cemetery, Upper Black Creek Church Road, Lucam

Charles Edward Taylor

February 18, 2020

Charles Edward Taylor September 15, 1958 – February 18, 2020 Charles Edward Taylor, 61 of Wilson passed away Tuesday. His funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Everg

Davy Joe Pate

February 18, 2020

Davy Joe Pate November 21, 1962 – February 18, 2020 Davy Joe Pate, 57 of Lucama passed away Tuesday. His graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday with Masonic Rites in Maplewood Cemetery, 400 College Street, Wilson. The famil

Douglas Lee Goff

February 17, 2020

Douglas Lee Goff April 18, 1946 – February 17, 2020 Douglas Lee Goff, 73 of Lucama passed away Tuesday. Memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Kenly Church of God, 9073 St. Marys Church Road, Kenly. Pastor Brian Wible will offici

Jackie Price

February 16, 2020

Jackie E. Price October 30, 1955 – February 16, 2020 Jackie E. “Jack” Price, 64, of Wilson passed away Sunday in the embrace of his family, after battling severe health issues for the past twenty years. A celebration of his life will be hel

Elizabeth Edgerton Mayo

February 13, 2020

Elizabeth Edgerton Mayo August 6, 1924 – February 13, 2020 Elizabeth Edgerton Mayo, 95 of Greenville formerly of Lucama passed away Thursday. Her funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Intermen

DAVID E. JORDAN

February 13, 2020

DAVID E. JORDAN April 12, 1922 – February 13, 2020 David Earl Jordan, 97, of Middlesex, passed away Thursday, February 13, 2020. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson.

Elbert "Ebby" Earl Morton

February 11, 2020

Elbert Earl Morton April 22, 1958 – February 11, 2020 Elbert “Ebby” Earl Morton, 61 of Wilson passed away Tuesday. His funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Maplewood

Christopher Shane Roberson

February 10, 2020

Christopher Shane Roberson October 15, 1973 – February 10, 2020 Christopher Shane Roberson, 46 of Wilson passed away Monday. A memorial service will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Rev. Mike Willard will officia

Ronald Lee Pulley, Jr.

February 10, 2020

Ronald Lee Pulley, Jr. May 1, 1981 – February 10, 2020 Ronald Lee Pulley, Jr., 38 of Wilson passed away Monday. A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday in Bailey Town Cemetery, Bailey. The Rev. Tyler Cone will officiate. Lee is s

Barbara Bissette Dunbar

February 9, 2020

Barbara Bissette Dunbar July 15, 1945- February 9, 2020 Barbara Bissette Dunbar of Middlesex, peacefully passed from this life on the morning of Sunday, February 9, 2020 at WakeMed Hospital, Raleigh. She was surrounded and supported by her loving

Janie Barnes Pridgen

February 8, 2020

Janie Barnes Pridgen December 11, 1950 – February 8, 2020 Janie Barnes Pridgen, 69 of Wilson passed away Saturday. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6 – 8 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson.

Angela Hope williams Walston

February 7, 2020

Angela Hope Williams Walston August 19, 1955 – February 7, 2020 Angela Hope Williams Walston, 64 of Kenly passed away Friday. Her funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Monday evening at Farmington Heights Church of God, 910 Raleigh Road Park

Claude Leonard Bullock

February 7, 2020

Claude Leonard Bullock September 16, 1947 – February 7, 2020 Claude Leonard Bullock, 72 of Elm City passed away Friday. His memorial services will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. Inurn

Shirley Owens Manning Barringer

February 6, 2020

Shirley Owens Manning Barringer January 8, 1935 – February 6, 2020 Shirley Owens Manning Barringer, 86 of Elm City passed away Thursday. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in Maplewood Cemetery, 400 College Street NE, Wilson.

Mildred Sikes Lamm

February 5, 2020

Mildred Sikes Lamm May 5, 1935 – February 5, 2020 Mildred Sikes Lamm, 84 of Wilson passed away Wednesday. Her funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Maplewood Cemetery, Wi