Obituaries

Faddie Lee Ballance, Jr.

January 4, 2021

Faddie Lee Ballance, Jr. January 12, 1943 – January 4, 2021 Faddie Lee Ballance, Jr., 77 of Fremont passed away Monday. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday in Maplewood Cemetery, Wilson. Faddie loved to watch westerns and wres

Edward Alvarado Rodriguez

January 1, 2021

Edward Alvarado Rodriguez December 31, 1961 – January 1, 2021 Edward Alvarado Rodriguez, 59 of Wilson passed away Friday. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, January 11, 2020 at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway,

Roney Frederick Allen

December 30, 2020

Roney Frederick Allen January 20, 1929 – December 30, 2020 Roney Frederick “Fred” Allen, 91 of Wilson, passed away peacefully Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at home. Fred was a dedicated husband, father and executive. He served in the US

Jacqueline Thompson McKeel

December 27, 2020

Jacqueline Thompson McKeel August 14, 1927 – December 27, 2020 Jacqueline “Jackie” Thompson McKeel, 93 of Wilson passed away Sunday. Due to Covid 19 a private interment will be held in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. The Rev. Michael Cro

Jane Soo-Ok Buck

December 26, 2020

Jane Soo-Ok Buck April 1, 1949 – December 26, 2020 Jane Soo-Ok Buck, 71 of Landenburg, Pennsylvania passed away Saturday. Her funeral service will be held at 3:30 p.m. Monday, December 28, 2020 at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Par

Mike Ezzell

December 25, 2020

Mike Ezzell August 18, 1966 – December 25, 2020 Mike Ezzell, 54 of Elm City passed away Friday. His funeral will be conducted at 7 p.m. Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Pastor John Scott will officiate. The

William Hubert Biggs, Jr.

December 24, 2020

William Hubert Biggs, Jr. November 14, 1940 – December 24, 2020 William Hubert Biggs, Jr., 80 of Elm City passed away Thursday, December 24, 2020. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Mobley Cemetery, Bear Grass Road, Willia

Helen Jones Bridgers

December 24, 2020

Helen Jones Bridgers April 18, 1927 – December 24, 2020 Helen Jones Bridgers, 93 of Elm City passed away Thursday. Her funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Bridgers Fami

Dorothy Jean Pearson Davis Long

December 23, 2020

Dorothy Jean Pearson Davis Long January 2, 1937 – December 23, 2020 Dorothy Jean Pearson Davis Long, 83 of Wilson passed away Wednesday. A private graveside will be held. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Family and friends c

Harold Dale Yelverton

December 22, 2020

Harold Dale Yelverton November 29, 1951 – December 22, 2020 Harold Dale Yelverton, 69 of Black Creek passed away Tuesday. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Harold enjoyed participating and coaching youth sports for his sons.

G.S. Bunn

December 18, 2020

G.S. Bunn June 24, 1925 – December 18, 2020 G.S. Bunn, 95 of Wilson passed away Friday. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. The Rev. Darrel Bowles will officiate. The family will receive fr

Juana Rodríguez González

December 18, 2020

Juana Rodríguez González 1953-2020 Juana falleció inesperadamente el 18 de diciembre de 2020. Ella es sobrevivida por su esposo, Isidro Antunez Flores, y sus 10 hijos, varones; Santos Martínez Rodríguez, Manuel Martínez Rodríguez, Felipe M

Wilma C. Zerbe

December 17, 2020

Wilma C. Zerbe November 14, 1931 – December 17, 2020 Wilma C. Zerbe, 89 of Wilson passed away Thursday. Interment will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, December 23, 2020 in Ridgelawn Cemetery, Huntington, West Virginia. Due to Covid 19 restrictio

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