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  • Ralph M. Harper Obituary Photo
    Ralph M. Harper, 69 New Bern, North Carolina

    July 13, 1944 - June 18, 2014

    Mr. Ralph Morris harper, 69, passed away Wednesday, June 18, 2014. A full obituary will be coming soon.


  • Frank A. Rago, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Frank A. Rago, Jr., 83 New Bern, North Carolina

    May 17, 1931 - June 17, 2014

    NEW BERN, NC "Paco, we had a great ride ! " Mr. Frank Alfred Rago, Jr., 83, passed away Tuesday, June 17, 2014. Arrangements are pending, please check back for updated information


  • James W. Burton Obituary Photo
    James W. Burton, 82 New Bern, North Carolina

    July 12, 1931 - June 16, 2014

    New Bern - James W. Burton, 83, died Monday, June 16, 2014 at CarolinaEast Medical Center. He was born July 12, 1931 in Rhode Island, son of the late William Edward and Agnes M. Lawton Burton. He served his country...


  • Addie Kirkman Lewandowski Obituary Photo
    Addie Kirkman Lewandowski, 91 Havelock, North Carolina

    December 18, 1922 - June 14, 2014

    HAVELOCK, NC Mrs. Addie Kirkman Lewandowski, 91, passed away Saturday evening at the home of her son in Fremont, NC. A native of Craven County, Addie was the daughter of Lovey Kite Kirkman and George W. Kirkman. She...


  • Elizabeth Gray Welsh Obituary Photo
    Elizabeth Gray Welsh, 83 New Bern, North Carolina

    October 14, 1930 - June 10, 2014

    NEW BERN, NC Mrs. Elizabeth Gray Welsh, 83, passed away Tuesday morning after a brief illness. Elizabeth was a native of Maine, the daughter of Maud Howell Gray and Morrell D. Gray, Sr. She was preceded in death by...


  • Albert Ula Hardison Obituary Photo
    Albert Ula Hardison, 82 New Bern, North Carolina

    September 11, 1931 - June 9, 2014

    New Bern - Albert Ula Hardison, age 82, passed away Monday, June 9, at Crystal Bluffs Rehab and Health Care Center in Morehead City. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Dorothy Jones Hardison, his three children...


  • William H. Vaughan, Jr. Obituary Photo
    William H. Vaughan, Jr., 87 New Bern, North Carolina

    October 22, 1926 - June 8, 2014

    NEW BERN, NC Mr. William H. Vaughan, Jr., 87, passed away Sunday, June 8, 2014. A native of Brooklyn, NY, William was a US Navy Veteran of WWII, a graduate of Long Island University CW Post College and retired from...


  • David  John  James Obituary Photo
    David John James, 78 New Bern, North Carolina

    April 11, 1936 - June 7, 2014

    David John James, known by many as "Sarge" passed away on Saturday, June 7, 2014 at the age of 78. Born in Michigan on April 11, 1936, he joined the U.S. Marine Corps and served with honor and distinction for more than...


  • Allan  Hans  Johnson Obituary Photo
    Allan Hans Johnson, 67 New Bern, North Carolina

    November 25, 1946 - June 6, 2014

    Allan Hans Johnson, 67, of Carolina Pines, passed away on Friday, June 6, 2014 at his home. Born in Jacksonville, Florida on November 25, 1946, "Al" joined the U.S. Marine Corps in 1965 and served with honor and...


  • Ada Sawyer Cuthrell Obituary Photo
    Ada Sawyer Cuthrell, 63 Vanceboro, North Carolina

    March 12, 1951 - June 6, 2014

    Ada Sawyer Cuthrell 63, of Vanceboro died peacefully surrounded by family June 6, 2014 at Carolina East Medical Center in New Bern. She is preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Elsie Sawyer of Maribel and...


  • Joseph C. "J.C." Jenkins, Jr., 61 New Bern, North Carolina

    March 24, 1953 - June 6, 2014

    New Bern – Joseph Clarence "J. C." Jenkins, Jr., 61, died Friday, June 6, 2014 at CarolinaEast Medical Center. He was born March 24, 1953 in Oriental, son of the late Joseph C. Jenkins, Sr. and Myrtle Lee Broughton...


  • Helen Johnson Tuttle Rackley Obituary Photo
    Helen Johnson Tuttle Rackley, 87 New Bern, North Carolina

    January 29, 1927 - June 5, 2014

    New Bern – Helen Tuttle Rackley, 87, went home to be with The Lord on Thursday, June 5, 2014. She was born in Greensboro, NC on January 29, 1927, the daughter of the late Buford Shelton (Dick) and Janet Caufield...


  • Mary Jeanell Ward, 49 New Bern, North Carolina

    September 29, 1964 - June 4, 2014

    Mary Jeanell Ward, 49, of New Bern, died on Monday, June 2, 2014 at her residence. Memorial service will be 5 p.m. Monday, June 9, 2014 at Winds of Change Ministries, 207 Front Street, Bath, NC 27808. She is...


  • Robert Wayne Emory, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Robert Wayne Emory, Sr., 73 New Bern, North Carolina

    September 7, 1940 - June 3, 2014

    Robert Wayne Emory, Sr., 73, of New Bern, passed away on Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at his home surrounded by his family. He loved the Lord, never met a stranger, and always had a kind word for everyone he met. In his spare...


  • Brenda Delores Banks Henry, 66 New Bern, North Carolina

    March 23, 1948 - May 29, 2014

    New Bern – Brenda Delores Banks Henry, 66, died Thursday, May 29, 2014 at her residence. She was born March 23, 1948, daughter of the late Lewis and Mattie Cuthrell Banks. She retired from Moen after several years. ...


  • Reva Taylor Vernelson Obituary Photo
    Reva Taylor Vernelson, 84 New Bern, North Carolina

    May 3, 1930 - May 28, 2014

    NEW BERN, NC Reva Taylor Vernelson, passed away on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 surrounded by her loving family and friends. Reva was born in New Bern on May 3, 1930 to Walter Bernice Taylor and Kathleen Ball Taylor....


  • Jacqueline "Jackie" Rominski Obituary Photo
    Jacqueline "Jackie" Rominski, 69 New Bern, North Carolina

    November 11, 1944 - May 27, 2014

    Ms. Jacqueline C. "Jackie" Rominski, 69, of the Fairfield Harbour community passed away Tuesday, May 27, 2014. Arrangements are pending at this time.


  • William Taylor Long, Jr. Obituary Photo
    William Taylor Long, Jr., 78 New Bern, North Carolina

    September 18, 1935 - May 27, 2014

    William "Bill" Taylor Long, Jr., 78, of New Bern, passed away on Tuesday, May 27, 2014. Born in Danville, Virginia on September 18, 1935 to parents, William Taylor Long, Sr. and Mabel Stevenson Long, Bill grew up in...


  • Betty S. Weaver Obituary Photo
    Betty S. Weaver, 89 New Bern, North Carolina

    June 28, 1924 - May 27, 2014

    Helen Betty Spiegel Born, June 28, 1924 Cincinnati, Ohio Educated at the Villa Madonna Academy, Villa Hills, Kentucky until the 8th grade in 1938, graduating in 1942 from Hughes High School, Cincinnati, Ohio....


  • David M. Rowe Obituary Photo
    David M. Rowe, 61 New Bern, North Carolina

    May 9, 1953 - May 27, 2014

    NEW BERN, NC Mr. David M. Rowe, 61, passed away Tuesday, May 27, 2014 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was a kind loving man, who enjoyed the beach and traveling. David earned his BS in Interior Design from...


  • Patricia "Pat" Musgrove Obituary Photo
    Patricia "Pat" Musgrove, 74 New Bern, North Carolina

    April 23, 1940 - May 24, 2014

    On Saturday, May 24, 2014, Heaven gained a faithful warrior as Patricia Joyce Musgrove was received into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Born on April 23, 1940 in Dublin, Georgia to her parents,...


  • Muriel E. Steinberg, 92 Atlanta, Georgia

    February 9, 1922 - May 24, 2014

    Atlanta – Muriel E. Steinberg, 92, formerly of New Bern, died Saturday, May 24, 2014 at her residence. She and her late husband, Louis Steinberg, owned and operated L & M News Company and Central Book & News for...


  • Robert N. "Rob" Wilkinson, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Robert N. "Rob" Wilkinson, Jr., 44 New Bern, North Carolina

    November 3, 1969 - May 23, 2014

    NEW BERN, NC Mr. Robert Newton "Rob" Wilkinson, Jr., 44, passed away Friday, May 23, 2014. A gathering of friends will be 9>00 PM, Thursday, May29, 2014 at 306 Avenue D. Please bring a candle to light and a memory to...


  • Edith Gatlin Powers Obituary Photo
    Edith Gatlin Powers, 90 New Bern, North Carolina

    September 23, 1923 - May 22, 2014

    Edith Gatlin Powers, loving mother and grandmother, of New Bern, passed away on Thursday, May 22, 2014 at the age of 90 years. She is survived by her three children, Charles B. Powers of New Bern, Patricia P. Partin...


  • Dorothy Banks Armstrong Obituary Photo
    Dorothy Banks Armstrong, 94 Trenton, North Carolina

    March 17, 1920 - May 20, 2014

    Dorothy Glenn Banks Armstrong, 94, of Trenton, died on Tuesday, May 20, 2014. She was a 1941 graduate of Women's College of Greensboro (presently UNCG) and worked as a teacher in the Craven and Jones County school...