Celebrity Obituaries

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Ralph Peacock

September 13, 1944 - June 19, 2019

Visitation: Tuesday, June 25 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM St. Stephen Church of Christ 308 West First St. Princeton, NC 27569 Funeral Service: Tuesday, June 25 11:00 AM St. Stephen Church of Christ 308 West First St. Princeton, NC 27569 Interment: Tuesday June 25 Rest Haven Smithfield, NC 27577
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Aranis Clay Watkins

June 3, 1954 - June 19, 2019


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Charles Fredrick Johnson

October 30, 1952 - June 16, 2019

Funeral Service Thursday, June 20 11:00 AM First Missionary Baptist Church 403 Caswell St. Smithfield, NC 27577 Interment Thursday, June 20 2:00 PM Eastern Carolina Veterans State Cemetery 164 Long Plant Farm Rd. Goldsboro
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Moses James Best

December 1, 1931 - June 12, 2019

FUNERAL SERVICE Sunday, June 23 3:00 PM Warren Chapel F.W.B. Church 2864 Speight Seed Farm Road Winterville, NC 27828 INTERMENT Monday, June 24 10:00 AM Eastern Carolina Veterans State Cemetery 164 Long Plant Farm Rd. Goldsboro
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Betty McLean Royal VanDerzee

September 18, 1928 - June 12, 2019


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Jettie Juanita Robertson

July 4, 1947 - June 3, 2019

Visitation: Monday, June 10 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM New Generation Christian Church 4423 Wilson Mill Rd Smithfield, NC 27577 Funeral Service: Monday, June 10 12:00 PM New Generation Christian Church 4423 Wilson Mill Rd Smithfield, NC 27577
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Joyce ''Dirty'' Helena Rogers Davis

July 24, 1965 - May 31, 2019

Visitation Saturday, June 08 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Powerhouse of Prayer 200 S. Massey St. Selma, NC 27576 Funeral Service Saturday, June 08 1:00 PM Powerhouse of Prayer 200 S. Massey St. Selma, NC 27576
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Rochell Catherine Godwin Howell

April 28, 1943 - May 29, 2019

Mrs. Rochell Godwin Howell was born on April 28, 1943 to the late Carrie Mae McKinnon Godwin and Dock Godwin, Sr. She departed this earthly life at Smithfield Manor on May 29, 2019. Her husband, Leonard Howell predeceased her in July 2013. She attended Johnston County Schools. She retired from ASC Signal Corporation. After retirement, she worked in the kitchen for a non-profit and later became a...
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Lester ''Rabbit'' O'Neal

May 28, 1950 - May 24, 2019

Visitation: Friday, May 31 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM Sanders Funeral Home Chapel 806 E Market St Smithfield, NC 27577 (919) 934-8416 Wake: Saturday, June 01 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Howell's Chapel Church 214 E. Preston St. Selma, NC 27576 Saturday, June 01 12:00 PM Howell's Chapel Church 214 E. Preston St. Selma, NC 27576 Interment: Saturday, June 01 Price Cemetery ...
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Gary Vernon Whitley , Jr.

July 6, 1983 - May 24, 2019

Memorial Service Sunday, June 02 3:00 PM Sanders Funeral Home Chapel 806 E Market St Smithfield, NC 27577 (919) 934-8416
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Kovac Ricardo Bynum

June 21, 1962 - May 22, 2019

Dear Family and Friends, We are deeply saddened by the recent loss of Kovac. Due to the health of our mother, the nature of Kovac's death, and out of respect for his wife's family, we have decided to mourn in private. We will attempt to commemorate the good times we shared while trying to understand this tragedy. Although we are not taking phone calls and guests, we welcome your thoughts and...
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Bertha Mae Allen

June 12, 1954 - May 20, 2019

Visitation: Saturday, May 25 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Giles Chapel FWB Church 508 S. Peedin St Pine Level, NC Funeral Service: Saturday, May 25 12:00 PM Giles Chapel FWB Church 508 S. Peedin St Pine Level, NC Interment: Saturday, May 25 Selma Memorial Gardens Selma, NC 27576
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Jacqueline Moore Coates

February 14, 1964 - May 19, 2019

Funeral Service: This service is private.
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Janice B. Watson Hinton

September 11, 1936 - May 12, 2019

Visitation: Friday, May 17 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM St. Augustine AME 405 E. Stallings St. Clayton, NC 27520 Funeral Service: Friday, May 17 1:00 PM St. Augustine AME 405 E. Stallings St. Clayton, NC 27520 Interment: Friday, May 17 Forest Hill Clayton, NC 27520
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Kaalani Faith Peart

May 9, 2019 - May 9, 2019

On May 09, 2019 Kaalani Peart was born to Andrew Peart Sr. and Kiara Belin of Selma, NC. She leave to mourn her siblings, Andrew Peart Jr, of Maryland, Andreya Peart of Raleigh and Evan Belin of Selma, NC Grandparents, Aiysha and Nikita Hines(North Carolina), Jason Belin (Nakera) of NJ and Donna Golding and a host of aunts, uncle, cousins, family, and friends So do not fear, for I am...
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Brayden Becton

May 7, 2019 - May 7, 2019

OBITUARY Brayden Becton passed away peacefully in his mother's womb on May 7, 2019 at 11:55 AM. Brayden's life was a brief gift to us that we will forever cherish in our hearts. In his mother's womb he was very active and full of kicks. Brayden is preceded in death by his grandparent; Ruby Mclaughlin. Great-grandparents; Arlie & Rhoda Person and Baxter & Lessie Mclaughlin. His life was...
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Denise Anderson Horne

April 6, 1959 - May 3, 2019


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George Lamont Barnes , Jr.

February 18, 1979 - April 30, 2019

Visitation: Thursday, May 09 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM New Generation Christian Church 4423 Wilson Mill Rd Wilson Mills, NC 27593 Funeral Service: Thursday, May 09 3:00 PM New Generation Christian Church 4423 Wilson Mill Rd Wilson Mills, NC 27593
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Elijah Sanders

August 23, 1951 - April 30, 2019


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Derrick Allen Finch

June 19, 1951 - April 28, 2019

Visitation: Tuesday, April 30 1:00 PM to 7:00 PM Sanders Funeral Home Chapel 806 E Market St Smithfield, NC 27577
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Aaliyah Marie Parker

April 23, 2019 - April 26, 2019


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Chris John Mimidis

July 24, 1939 - April 25, 2019


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Karlton David Atkinson

January 6, 1947 - April 22, 2019

On January 6, 1947, Karlton David Atkinson came into this world. Born to Liddie John Atkinson and Albert Atkinson Sr. of Princeton, NC. Karlton attended Princeton Graded School and Richard B. Harrison High School. He continued his education and attended North Carolina A&T State University before enlisting in the United States Army on October 8, 1968. During his deployment he was stationed in...
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Willie Sutton , Jr.

July 14, 1932 - April 19, 2019

Willie Sutton Jr, of Dudley, NC, passed away on April 19, 2019. He was born to the late Willie and Florence Sutton on July 14, 1932. Deacon Willie Sutton loved his church, Saint Rest Holiness Church, where Willie became Deacon and held this position until his passing. He began work at an early age as a farmer in the Seven Springs area. Just before moving to Dudley, NC, he started his career in...
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Thomas Lee Hinton

May 30, 1961 - April 17, 2019

Thomas Lee Hinton was born in Johnston County on May 30, 1961 and departed this life on April 17, 2019, in Greensboro, North Carolina. He was the son of Goldie Griffis Hinton and Elliot Hinton. Thomas was educated in the Johnston County School system. He was employed at the City of Raleigh where he retired. Thomas was united in holy matrimony to Connie Tabron on July 14, 1983 until his...
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William David Evans

October 1, 1957 - April 16, 2019


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Ruth Ellen Guilty Alston

May 20, 1941 - April 16, 2019

He asked me "Son of man can these bones live? I said, Sovereign Lord, you alone know." Then he said to me, Prophesy to these bones and say to them, dry bones, hear the word of the lord! This is what the Sovereign Lord says to these bones: I will make breath enter you, and you will come to life. I will attach tendons to you and make flesh come upon you and cover you with skin; I will put breath...
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Samuel Holder Jr.

July 26, 1987 - April 12, 2019

Mr. Samuel Holder Jr., son of Samuel Holder Sr. and Cynthia Forbes, was born July 26, 1987. Samuel departed this earth on April 12, 2019. Sam, as everyone called him, was a happy go lucky young man, and always had a joke to tell. He was known to be generous to friends and would give you the shirt off he his back. In his spare time, Sam enjoyed watching scary movies and the Animal Kingdom...
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Harry Edward Brazier , Jr.

December 26, 1943 - April 5, 2019

It was a cold winter night in December 1943 and Santa forgot to drop off a Christmas gift at the Brazier's residence. He finally backtracked the next day, December 26, 1943 and delivered Harry. Harry E. Brazier, Jr. was born in Newark, New Jersey where he lived until age 5. His family then moved to the suburban town Nutley, NJ where he attended St Mary's Grammar School. Harry attended Our Lady...
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Brenda Gail Calahan McEwen

May 22, 1952 - April 5, 2019

Visitation Wednesday, April 10 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Sanders Funeral Home Chapel 806 E Market St Smithfield, NC 27577 (919) 934-8416
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Luz Maria Suarez Quinones

September 10, 1952 - April 4, 2019

Luz Maria Suarez Quinones was born in St. Croix Virgin Islands on September 10, 1952, to Francisca Santos and Clemente Suarez. At the age of 16 Maria moved to New Jersey to live with her sister. She attended New Jersey public high school but did not graduate high school, receiving her GED instead. Maria became a Home Health Aide assisting many patients and working at the YWCA. She would meet her...
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Milton Decarriss Bryant

January 5, 1962 - April 3, 2019

Visitation Sunday, April 07 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Bethel AME Church 9632 NC 96 Hwy N Selma, NC 27576 (919) 965-0071 Funeral Service Sunday, April 07 3:00 PM Bethel AME Church 9632 NC 96 Hwy N Selma, NC 27576 (919) 965-0071 Interment Sunday April 07 Price Cemetery Selma, NC
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Charles Otis Williams

January 14, 1952 - March 31, 2019

Memorial Service: Saturday, April 06 11:00 AM Cedar Grove Disciples Church 207 Long Leaf Rd. Princeton, NC 27569
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Walter Henry Sanders

October 25, 1948 - March 29, 2019

Memorial Service: Thursday, April 04 12:30 PM Sanders Funeral Home Chapel 806 E Market St Smithfield, NC 27577 (919) 934-8416 Interment: Thursday, April 04 2:00 PM Eastern Carolina Veterans State Cemetery 164 Long Plant Farm Rd. Goldsboro, NC
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Daniel Lee Sims

June 6, 1948 - March 26, 2019

Daniel Lee (Boone) Sims was born June 6, 1948. He was the eldest of five children born to the late Miles and Virgie Sims. "Boone" attended the former Richard B. Harrison High School, Selma, N.C. While attending Harrison he developed skills in wood working. In addition to "honing" his wood working skills, he became an avid gardener. From his hands, many people enjoyed numerous meals from his home...
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Minnie Bertha Ports Pierce

December 31, 1922 - March 26, 2019

First McCoy Baptist Church 2295 Hwy 23 N Millen, Ga. 30442 A Celebration of Life Saturday, April 6th 2019 , 11:00am Sunrise: December 31,1922 Sunset: March 26,2019 Presiding: Minister Levancy Green AveryOfficiating: Pastor Judson Scott Minnie Bertha Pierce, was born December 31st , 1922 to the late Johnny & Fancy Thomas Ports. She was born in Perkins, Ga. Minnie transitioned from this...
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Mattie Pearl Richardson Price

September 8, 1929 - March 23, 2019

Visitation Saturday, March 30 12:30 PM to 1:00 PM Giles Chapel FWB Church 508 S. Peedin St Pine Level, NC Funeral Service Saturday, March 30 1:00 PM Giles Chapel FWB Church 508 S. Peedin St Pine Level, NC Interment Monday, April 01 Sandhills State Veterans Cemetery 310 Murchison Rd Spring Lake, NC 28390 Mrs. Mattie Pearl Price was born September 8, 1929, in Johnston...
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William Curtis Davis , Sr.

April 28, 1945 - March 23, 2019

Viewing: Monday, April 01 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM Sanders Funeral Home Chapel 806 E Market St Smithfield, NC 27577 (919) 934-8416 Visitation Tuesday, April 02 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Sanders Funeral Home Chapel 806 E Market St Smithfield, NC 27577 (919) 934-8416 Funeral Service: Tuesday, April 02 11:00 AM Sanders Funeral Home Chapel 806 E Market St Smithfield, NC 27577 (919)...
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James Earl Cooper

April 17, 1947 - March 21, 2019

Funeral Service Monday, March 25 2:00 PM Mt. Vernon Christian Church 300 N Lombard St. Clayton, NC 27520
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Gustavo Alexis Armenta Valadez

February 3, 2001 - March 21, 2019

Visitation Monday, March 25 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM St. Ann's Catholic Church 4057 U.S. 70 Business Clayton, NC 27520 Funeral Mass Tuesday, March 26 2:00 PM St. Ann's Catholic Church 4057 U.S. 70 Business Clayton, NC 27520 Interment Tuesday March 26 Maplewood Clayton, NC 27520
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Billie Williams

March 17, 1950 - March 17, 2019


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James Arthur Lemon

February 9, 1955 - March 16, 2019

Visitation Friday, March 29 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM Brighter Hope Christian Fellowship 385 Slate Top Rd. Clayton, NC, NC Funeral Service Friday, March 29 11:00 AM Brighter Hope Christian Fellowship 385 Slate Top Rd. Clayton, NC, NC
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James Arthur Lemon

February 9, 1955 - March 16, 2019


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Emma Lee Harris, 117 WindyHill Ln

June 9, 1936 - March 15, 2019

Visitation: Saturday, March 23 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM First Missionary Baptist Church 810 Durant St. Wilson's Mills, NC 27593 Funeral Service: Saturday, March 23 12:00 PM First Missionary Baptist Church 810 Durant St. Wilson's Mills, NC 27593 Interment: Saturday March 23 Wilson's Mills Cemetery Wilson's Mills, NC
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Linda Jean Bridges

September 18, 1953 - March 12, 2019

Dawn of Day Setting of Sun 9/18/1953 3/12/2019 On March 12, 2019, Linda Jean Bridges transitioned this old earthly world for a better life with GOD. Linda Jean Bridges was born to the late Alga Bridges and Daisy White Bridges on September 18, 1953 in Craven County, North Carolina. After the death of...
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Lillie Mae Barnes

December 3, 1923 - March 11, 2019

Ms. Lillie Barnes was born on December 3, 1923 to the late Lina and Pete Barnes in Pine Level, N.C. She departed this life on March 11, 2019 at Smithfield Manor, Smithfield N.C. Lillie enjoyed singing in the church choir, gardening, cooking, caring for her siblings. She was known by her great nieces to be quite the fashionista. She leaves to cherish her memories: her sister, Ms. Rosa Barnes of...
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Marion Bryant

August 27, 1930 - March 3, 2019

Marion Deloose Bryant was born on August 27, 1930, to Charlie and Lillian Bryant. She departed this earthly life on March 3, 2019. Marion resided in her family home on Massey Street in Selma, NC. She later attended Barnes Business College earning an Associates Degree in Business. She spent most of her years employed at KR Edwards in Smithfield, NC as a skilled laborer and eventually retired....
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Hope Monique Salisbury Warren

March 16, 1967 - March 3, 2019

Hope Monique Warren was born on March 16 1967 in Bronx, New York. She departed life on March, 3 2019 in Bronx, New York. Hope Monique Warren was a member of Total Praise Ministries and later became a member at Resurrection Hill, where she was under the leadership of Pastor Robert Owens. Hope later became the head usher and also an Armor Bearer for Bishop Owens and First Lady Jacqueline Owens....
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Genera Delquindra McDougald Corprew

May 6, 1971 - March 3, 2019

Mrs. Genera Delquindra Corprew was born May 6, 1971 in Johnston County, to the late Mr. Billy Ray McDougald and Elder Thelma Jean Allen. She departed this life on March 3, 2019 in Raleigh surrounded by her family. She attended Smithfield-Selma High School, in North Carolina. After graduation, she worked to provide for her family. In 2010, she decided to go back to school to pursue a...
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Ella Mae Blackmon Walker

January 30, 1931 - February 27, 2019

Our hearts were saddened early Wednesday m o r n i n g February 27th, 2019 by the passing of our loved one Ella Mae Blackmon Walker, who departed this life at Woodlands Nursing Home in Fayetteville, NC. Ella the eldest of 4 siblings was born January 30th, 1931 in Smithfield, NC to the late Georgianna Terrell & Edward Blackmon Sr. At an early age she accepted Jesus Christ as her Lord and...
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Jesse Sanders

August 21, 1944 - February 26, 2019

Mr. Jesse E. Sanders was born in Clayton Township, NC on August 21, 1944 to the late Louise & Coleman Sanders. He later moved to Smithfield, NC. He transitioned from labor to reward on February 26, 2019 in the home. Jesse attended Short Journey School & Johnston County Training School in Smithfield. He was a dedicated worker at The Town of Smithfield for over 30 years where he later retired in...
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Rodney Wayne Henry

August 12, 1975 - February 24, 2019

Rodney Wayne Henry was born on August 12, 1975 in Smithfield, NC to Walter Fred Henry and Carolyn Henry of Selma, NC. He departed his earthly life on February 24, 2019. Rodney was fondly called "Gooley" by his family and friends. Rodney was multi-talented and he was a hardworking and worked various jobs. He was a talented electrician and he detailed cars. Many people came to Rodney for his...
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John William Underwood

November 29, 1954 - February 14, 2019

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Eddie Lee Meeks, Jr.

March 22, 1969 - February 14, 2019

Eddie Lee Meeks Jr, son of Eddie Lee Sr. and Janice Meeks, was born March 22, 1969 in Manhattan, New York. He departed this life peacefully at home on February 14, 2019 in Selma, NC. He attended Smithfield Selma Senior High School and he was a concrete finisher for 22 years. He truly loved his family and always put them first. He loved spending time at the beach with his family and was devoted...
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Barbara Clarice Lassiter Peacock

November 17, 1933 - February 12, 2019

Visitation Monday, February 18 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM First Missionary Baptist Church 500 South Pollock Street Selma, NC 27576 Funeral Service Monday, February 18 2:00 PM First Missionary Baptist Church 500 South Pollock Street Selma, NC 27576 Interment Monday, February 18 Selma Memorial Gardens Selma, NC 27576
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Margie Ann Cole

November 29, 1941 - February 8, 2019

Margie Ann Cole, the daughter of the late Allie Cole Dublin, was born in Johnston County, North Carolina on November 29, 1941. She stepped into the portals of glory on Friday, February 8, 2019 at her home. Margie received her formal education in the Johnston County Public School System, graduating from Johnston County Training School in 1959. Margie graduated from high school earlier than most...
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Jason M. Phillips

December 23, 1990 - February 4, 2019


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Wilfredo Sanchez

October 31, 1973 - January 31, 2019


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Franlin Keith Killian

April 28, 1966 - January 26, 2019

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Sandra Camille Lowe

March 20, 1962 - January 25, 2019

Sandra Camille Lowe was born in Brooklyn, New York on March 20, 1962 to the late James C Lowe, Sr. and Clara B Lowe. She was preceded in death by one sister, Sharon Smith, and one brother, James C Lowe Jr. Sandra was a member of Calvary UFW Baptist Church, Brooklyn New York under the leadership of Apostle Clenso Allen. She relocated to Smithfield, NC and became a member of Interstate Ministries...
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Annie Mae Nichols Mason

February 5, 1937 - January 24, 2019

Visitation: Friday, February 01 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM St Peter's Disciples Church Of Christ 1011 Massey St. Smithfield, NC 27577 Funeral Service: Friday, February 01 12:00 PM St Peter's Disciples Church Of Christ 1011 Massey St. Smithfield, NC 27577 Interment: Quantico National Cemetery 18424 Joplin Rd, Triangle, VA 22172
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Rosetta Watson

October 11, 1935 - January 23, 2019

Rosetta Watson was born October 11, 1935 to the late Reverend James Galloway Watson, Sr. and the late Meta H. Watson. She was the seventh child of nine siblings. She was preceded in death by four brothers, Alonzo Sr., Onslow, James Galloway, Jr and Howard and one sister, Ida. W. Wilson. Rosetta served in many capacities of the church including: Director of Vacation Bible School, Sunday School...
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John Charles McDonald

January 19, 1965 - January 20, 2019

John Charles McDonald was born in Johnston County on January 19, 1965. He departed this life on Sunday, January 20, 2019. He attended Johnston County Schools and matriculated to Johnston Community College and graduated in 1983. "Charles" as he was fondly called worked in construction for many years. He was currently employed by Residential Concepts, LLC. He was a talented artist and his favorite...
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Albert Walter Currie

January 11, 1925 - January 17, 2019

Albert Walter Currie was born in Sanford, North Carolina on January 11, 1925 to the late William Walter Currie and the late Mary Kate Petty Currie. He departed this life on Thursday, January 17, 2019 at his home. He joined Evans Chapel A.M.E. Church after retiring from Washington Gas & Light Co. in Washington, D.C. where he was employed for 28 years. He attended church faithfully until he was...
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Eliza D Holder

January 31, 1947 - January 16, 2019

Affectionately called "Baby Sis" by her siblings, Eliza D. Eason Holder, 71 was born the youngest daughter of William Garfield and Mattie Bell Eason on January 31, 1947. During her career, she gave her whole heart to lovingly caring for many people as a Nursing Assistant first at Johnston County Memorial Nursing Center and then as one of the initial Home Health Care Nursing Assistants to travel...
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Virginia Denise Kidd

October 16, 1964 - January 14, 2019


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Bonnie Britton Tunstall

May 27, 1931 - January 13, 2019

SGT Major Bonnie Britton Tunstall of Smithfield passed away at the SECU Hospice House on Sunday January 13, 2019. He leaves behind his loving daughter Lisa Renee Tunstall of Smithfield. He was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years Alice Caswell Tunstall and son David Britton Tunstall. He was born in Louisburg, N.C. to Ellis Britton Tunstall and Hattie Moon Tunstall on May 27, 1931. In his...
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William Bryant

October 23, 1945 - January 11, 2019

Mr. William Robert Bryant the son of the late William Percy Bryant and the late Myrtle Lois Bryant was born in Johnston County on October 23, 1945. Our beloved brother departed this earth on January 11, 2019. He joined Oakey Grove Missionary Baptist Church at an early age. Mr. Bryant was employed at the Dennis Block plant in Albemarle, NC. upon moving back home and becoming a share cropper with...
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James Arthur Godette

December 11, 1935 - January 7, 2019

Mr. William Robert Bryant the son of the late William Percy Bryant and the late Myrtle Lois Bryant was born in Johnston County on October 23, 1945. Our beloved brother departed this earth on January 11, 2019. He joined Oakey Grove Missionary Baptist Church at an early age. Mr. Bryant was employed at the Dennis Block plant in Albemarle, NC. upon moving back home and becoming a share cropper with...
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Tamika Anita Sanders

December 17, 1974 - January 4, 2019

On Friday, January 4, 2019, God in his infinite spirit and wisdom carried Tamika Anita Sanders to dwell with him in their eternal home of Peace, Love and Tranquility. Tamika was born December 17, 1974 to Archie Sanders and the late Virgie Madgalene Jones Sanders in Smithfield, NC. Tamika was the third child of five children and the only daughter. Meecie was a 1993 graduate of Smithfield Selma Sr...
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Hyancinth Beatrice Corbin Tappin

May 20, 1926 - December 31, 2018


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Alice Eva-Mae Smith Carroll

August 9, 1923 - December 28, 2018

Alice Eva-Mae Smith Carroll was born in Brooklyn, NY on August 9, 1923 to the late Patrick Henry Smith and Emma Bridgeford Smith. She transcended to her eternal home on December 28, 2018 surrounded by her loved ones. Alice attended the following schools in Brooklyn: PS 68, Junior 136 and Vocational High School. Upon graduation, she worked in the New York City Hospitals prior to relocating to...
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Eunice Georgia Newsome Coates

January 12, 1934 - December 25, 2018

Eunice Georgia Newsome Coates was the third child of Willie and Hattie Newsome (deceased). She was born in Selma, NC on January 12, 1934. She departed this life on December 25, 2018. After her father's death, she was reared by her maternal grandparents, Addie and Dempsey Watson. Eunice joined the Red Hill Christian Church along with her sisters and brothers at the age of nine. She graduated from...
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Maceon Carter Sanders

December 19, 2018 - December 19, 2018


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Christine Delores Moore McCoy

September 17, 1936 - December 19, 2018

Christine Moore McCoy was born September 17th, 1936 to Willie James Moore and Mary Jane Moore of Goldsboro, North Carolina. She passed peacefully, surrounded by family and friends on December 19th 2018 at Kitty Askins, Goldsboro, North Carolina. At an early age, she joined Antioch Baptist Church and was an active member, regularly attending Sunday school, choir, regular and ancillary services....
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Kathy Lee Gilliam Thomas

May 26, 1947 - December 18, 2018


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Jayce Aimer Dildy

December 18, 2018 - December 18, 2018


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Mary Barnes Sanders

August 16, 1930 - December 14, 2018

Death is not a period, but a comma in the story of life…. ~Mary ~ Mary Magdaline Barnes Sanders made her debut on August 16, 1930. She was the sixth child born to the late Lonnie and Charlotte Barnes of Princeton, North Carolina. She transcended to her eternal home on December 14, 2018, after months of declining health. She is preceded in death by her husband Herbert H. Sanders, her parents...
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Elizabeth Simms Harris

September 23, 1923 - December 13, 2018

Mrs. Elizabeth Simms-Harris...affectionately known as Aunt Lizzie went into eternal rest on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 10:07 pm. Aunt Lizzie was the daughter of the late Major and Viola Warren-Simms. Aunt Lizzie was the 6th child out of 10 children. Aunt Lizzie attended Richard B. Harrison High School in Selma, NC. At a young age, Aunt Lizzie accepted Jesus Christ as her personal savior...
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Christopher Antonio Terry

March 28, 1967 - December 12, 2018

Visitation Thursday, December 20 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM First Missionary Baptist Church 403 Caswell St. Smithfield, NC 27577 Funeral Service Thursday, December 20 12:00 PM First Missionary Baptist Church 403 Caswell St. Smithfield, NC 27577 Interment Thursday December 20 Sunset Smithfield, NC 27577
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Raymundo Rico Ramos

November 14, 1972 - December 11, 2018

Nuestro pensamientos y oraciones van a la familia de Raymundo Rico Ramos de 42 años quien residia en 231 Holly Mission Lane Lillington, NC 27546. Sr. Rico Ramos fallecio en su residencia el martes 11 de Diciembre, 2018. Por favor visite nuestra pagina www.rlsandersfuneralhome.net para dejar sus condolencias. Visitacion y servicio religioso Viernes 14 de Diciembre, 2018 12 pm a 2 pm ...
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Sandra Ellen McLean Sanders

March 5, 1954 - December 10, 2018

Visitation: Sunday, December 16 1:30 PM to 2:00 PM New Generation Christian Church 4423 Wilson Mill Rd Wilson Mills, NC 27593 Funeral Service: Sunday, December 16 2:00 PM New Generation Christian Church 4423 Wilson Mill Rd Wilson Mills, NC 27593
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John Clyde Clark, Jr.

January 7, 1969 - December 6, 2018

Visitation Saturday, December 15 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM St. Stephen Church of Christ 308 West First St. Princeton, NC 27569 Funeral Service Saturday, December 15 11:30 AM St. Stephen Church of Christ 308 West First St. Princeton, NC 27569 Interment Eastern Carolina Veterans State Cemetery 164 Long Plant Farm Rd. Goldsboro
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Wilbert Ross Hardy

August 10, 1954 - December 6, 2018

Obituary: Wilbert Ross Hardy, "Te Te" was born August 10, 1954 . Te Te was educated in the Wake County Public School System and graduated from Needham Broughton High School in 1979. Te Te was in the United State Air Force stationed in Homestead Air Force Base, Florida from 1973 to 1976. He employed with Medical Supply Company, ABC Distribution, Dominion Distribution and Austin Foods. He...
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Wilbert Richardson

February 22, 1942 - December 6, 2018

Visitation: Thursday, December 13 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Sanders Funeral Home Chapel 806 E Market St Smithfield, NC 27577 (919) 934-8416 Funeral Service: Thursday, December 13 1:00 PM Sanders Funeral Home Chapel 806 E Market St Smithfield, NC 27577 (919) 934-8416 Interment: Thursday December 13 Forest Hill Clayton, NC 27520
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Gary Francis Elliot

January 17, 1980 - December 3, 2018

Gary was born to Mary Smith and Jerry Elliott on January 17, 1980 in Cook County, Chicago, Illinois. He departed this life on December 3, 2018. Gary moved with his family to Clayton, NC from Indiana in 1994. He attended Clayton High School. Gary married his high school sweetheart, Athena Cooke, on May 5, 2001 and they were married for over 17 years. He was an electrician and was employed...
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Susan Jeanne Simmons

August 12, 1952 - December 2, 2018


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Regina Antrinette Mclean ''Jama" Ramos-Lopez

January 14, 1976 - November 30, 2018

Addie M. Harris Rawls Regina A. Ramos-Lopez was born on January 14th, 1976 in Johnston County to Peggy McLean and Thomas A. McLean (deceased). She transitioned from this life on Friday November 30th, 2018 at Johnston UNC Health Care Johnston Health Clayton, NC. She graduated from Smithfield-Selma Senior High School in 1994. Regina was a loving wife, mother, daughter, sister, and friend. She...
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John Earl McLean

April 6, 1959 - November 29, 2018

Deacon John Earl McLean born April 6, 1959 to the parents of the late John Algiers and Martha Lee Fuller-McLean; in Holly Springs, North Carolina. He died at WakeMed on November 29, 2018. He was proceded in death by his two sisters Linda McKoy, Jennie Stroud and one brother Lee McLean. Deacon John Earl McLean was married to Apostle Mary A. McLean and they resided in Wendell (Lizard Lick)...
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Helen Ruth Lemon Rogers

November 25, 1938 - November 29, 2018

Helen Ruth Lemons Rogers was born on November 25, 1938 to the late Ruth Lemons and Willie Odham in Bennettsville, SC. She departed this life peacefully on November 29, 2018 at Barbour Court in Smithfield, NC. Helen received her education in Marlboro County, SC. She was employed at the Jerold Plant for many years. She was subsequently employed by KR Edwards Tobacco Company. Helen joined the...
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Eli Berkeley

November 19, 2018 - November 19, 2018


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Richard Omar Knight

November 1, 1983 - November 16, 2018

Funeral Service: Sunday, November 25 6:00 PM Church of God of Prophecy 720 2nd Ave. Smithfield, NC 27577 Interment: Oaklaun Memorial Gardens Dunsinane Hatfield Manchestor, Jamaica
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Gary Wayne Alston

November 29, 1962 - November 16, 2018

Gary Wayne Alston was born on November 29, 1962 to the late Thomas and Ella Mae Alston in Halifax County, NC. He departed this life on November 16, 2018 at his home. He is preceded in death by his mother, Ella Mae Alston and his two brothers, Charles and David Alston. Gary was a quiet and gentle soul who enjoyed wrestling and family. He loved music and liked to dance. He was most happy when...
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Sallie Mae Williams Bell

September 4, 1929 - November 12, 2018

Wake: Friday, November 16 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM St Peter's Disciples Church Of Christ 1011 Massey St. Smithfield, NC 27577 Visitation: Saturday, November 17 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM St Peter's Disciples Church Of Christ 1011 Massey St. Smithfield, NC 27577 Funeral Service: Saturday, November 17 11:00 AM St Peter's Disciples Church Of Christ 1011 Massey St. Smithfield, NC 27577...
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Gracelyn No'Elle Williams

November 11, 2018 - November 11, 2018

Memorial Service Saturday, November 24 1:00 PM Miracle Temple Holiness Church 1750 N Webb St Selma, NC 27576
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Linda Lee Quest Main

November 19, 1952 - November 9, 2018


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Lizzie Fowler Gillis

September 4, 1923 - November 6, 2018


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Frankie Holmes

June 14, 1935 - November 6, 2018

Frankie Louis Holmes was born on June 14, 1935 to the late Rosadell and Hurbert Holmes in Smithfield, North Carolina. He attended Oakey Grove Missionary Baptist Church in his childhood. He relocated to New York City in 1953, where he worked for the New York Telephone Company. Afterwards he made his home in Victoria, Virginia. He was a very handy man and worked several jobs as he was certified in...
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Ella Louise Vick Jones

October 6, 1930 - November 4, 2018


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Amos Smith

June 16, 1937 - November 1, 2018

Frankie Louis Holmes was born on June 14, 1935 to the late Rosadell and Hurbert Holmes in Smithfield, North Carolina. He attended Oakey Grove Missionary Baptist Church in his childhood. He relocated to New York City in 1953, where he worked for the New York Telephone Company. Afterwards he made his home in Victoria, Virginia. He was a very handy man and worked several jobs as he was certified in...
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