Obituaries

"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

Charles William White

November 27, 2020

Charles William White April 27, 1932 – November 27, 2020 Charles William White, 88 of Wilson passed away Friday. Charles is survived by his niece, Brenda Jo Hunter and husband, Jerry; nephews, Kermit White and wife, Connie, and Billy White

Claude Edward Walston

November 27, 2020

Claude Edward Walston August 12, 1946 – November 27, 2020 Claude Edward Walston, 74 of Lucama passed away on Friday. Funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. Monday evening at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. The Rev. Timothy Johnson will offi

James Edward Beverly

November 27, 2020

James Edward Beverly September 9, 1981 – November 27, 2020 James Edward Beverly, 39 of Wilson passed away Friday, November 27, 2020. A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, December 11, 2020 at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. The R

Sandra Budka Serani

November 25, 2020

Sandra Budka Serani March 26, 1942 – November 25, 2020 Sandra Budka Serani, 78 of Wilson passed away Wednesday. A private service will be held for the family. Sandra is survived by her daughters, Shelley Bailey and husband, Kent of Wilson a

Melvin “Johnny” Williams, Jr.

November 25, 2020

Melvin “Johnny” Williams, Jr. October 8, 1946 – November 25, 2020 Melvin John "Johnny" Williams, Jr., age 74, passed away on Wednesday, November 25, 2020, after a long battle with cancer, including a recent major setback which hospitalized

Mitchell Glover Williams

November 24, 2020

Mitchell Glover Williams December 19, 1944 – November 24, 2020 Mitchell “Mickey” Glover Williams, 75 of Sims passed away Tuesday. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday in Glover Family Cemetery, Sims. The Rev. Rusty Russell

William Earl Lamm

November 24, 2020

William Earl Lamm January 16, 1947 – November 24, 2020 William Earl Lamm, 73 of Wilson passed away Tuesday. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday in Black Creek Cemetery, Black Creek. The Rev. Raymond Matthews will officiate. Ea

Barbara Bongard Rogers

November 23, 2020

Barbara Bongard Rogers June 3, 1929 – November 23, 2020 Barbara Bongard Rogers, daughter of the American Southwest, wife of her beloved “Paddington Bear” for more than fifty years and the mother of two sons, passed away peacefully during th

Bobby Lynn Hinnant

November 23, 2020

Bobby Lynn Hinnant July 28, 1953 – November 23, 2020 Bobby Lynn Hinnant, 67 of Wilson passed away Monday. A graveside service will be held at noon on Friday, November 27, 2020 in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson. The Rev. Billy Ray Lucas will

Violet Webb Williams Phillips

November 23, 2020

Violet Webb Williams Phillips December 7, 1932 – November 23, 2020 Violet Webb Williams Phillips passed away on Monday, November 23rd, just shy of her 88th birthday. She was a devoted wife, loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. We

Teresa "Terri" Palk Page

November 22, 2020

Teresa Palk Page June 24, 1957 – November 22, 2020 Teresa “Terri” Palk Page, 63 of Middlesex passed away Sunday. Funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. The Rev. Jerry

Gordon Buck LeGrand, MD

November 21, 2020

Gordon Buck LeGrand, MD Gordon Buck LeGrand, MD, 81, of Raleigh passed away Saturday, November 21, 2020. A private graveside service for the family will be held in Maplewood Cemetery, Wilson, North Carolina. Gordon is survived by his wife, J