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John Wesley Hamilton

John Wesley Hamilton, 43, of Collier St. in Roanoke Rapids died Friday, Jan. 24, 2020 in Roanoke Rapids. John was born Aug. 16, 1976 in...

Helene Limlai Johnson

Helene Limlai Johnson, 86, died Sunday, January 26, 2020 at her home. Helen was born in Czechoslovakia, the daughter of the late Joseph...

Ricky Lee Rook

Ricky Lee Rook, 62, died Sunday, January 26, 2020 at his home. A native of Halifax County, he was the son of Christine Acree Garner and...

Horace Futrell Barnes

Horace Futrell Barnes, 85, died Friday, January 24, 2020, at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, NC. Horace was born in Northampton...

Elaxander Rook

Elaxander Rook, 90, died peacefully at his home on Thursday, January 23, 2020. He was born in Greensville County, Virginia to the late...

Obituaries Page

Martha Fryar Lewis

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Martha Fryar Lewis, 83, of Jackson, North Carolina, died Tuesday, January 21, 2020. She was born on July 13, 1936 in Sampson County, NC to the late Colon Bell Fryar and Elma Sutton Fryar. Known to...

Tony Elvis Vaughan

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Tony Elvis Vaughan, 65, of Roanoke Rapids, NC, passed away on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at UNC Nash General Hospital in Rocky Mount. Mr. Vaughan was born in 1954 to the late Virginia Mae Vaughan...

Johnnie Ray Spruill

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Johnnie Ray Spruill, age 76, passed away on January 19, 2020. He was born in Caswell County, NC to the late Jessie Spruill and Fannie McAbee Spruill. Johnnie was a truck driver and traveled the...

Ezelle Etheridge Holloman Pepper

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Mrs. Ezelle Etheridge Holloman Pepper, 92, died Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at Northampton Nursing Home in Jackson. Born December 25, 1927 in Halifax County, she was a daughter of Claude Victor and...

Jonathan Lynn Johnston

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Jonathan Lynn Johnston, 26, died Tuesday, January 14, 2020. Jonathan was the son of the late Christopher Lynn Johnston. Also preceding him in death were his paternal grandparents; Barbara Dean...

Fred Millard Stancell

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Fred Millard Stancell, 63, died Tuesday, January 21, 2020, at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, NC. Fred was born in Halifax County, June 3, 1956, son to the late Robert Taft Stancell and Doris...

Edward 'Eddie' George Jr.

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Edward “Eddie” George, Jr. 67, of Roanoke Rapids passed away on Tuesday, January 14, 2020. Eddie, a native of Halifax County, was the son of the late Edward George Sr. and Dorothy Wesson George. He...

Eloise Bryant Hall

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Eloise Bryant Hall, 78, died at her home Wednesday, January 15, 2020. Eloise was born in Halifax County, May 14, 1941, daughter to the late Charlie and Annie Whitehead Bryant. She worked for many...

In memory: Elizabeth 'Libbie' Flack Pittman

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In memory of Elizabeth (Libbie) Flack Pittman June 1, 1955 - July 25, 2018 Oh how our hearts have ached since you have been gone, but your sweet smiles and memories live on and on. Asleep in God's...

Linda Campbell Hobbs

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Linda Campbell Hobbs, 71, died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020 at Vidant North Hospital. Born May 25, 1946 in Danville, VA, Linda was the daughter of Carol and Maggie Reese Campbell, both of whom preceded...

William Frank 'Bill' Goertemiller

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Goertemiller, William Frank (Bill) was born January 13, 1944 and passed away unexpectedly Saturday, January 11, 2020. If you know him, you know he lived his dash (the years in between) to the...

Cyril Clyde Waters

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Cyril Clyde Waters died Saturday, January 11, 2020, peacefully at his home on Lake Gaston at the age of 94. He was predeceased by his wife of 72 years, Nancy Shearin Waters. The oldest of three sons...

Leonard Patterson Limer

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Leonard Patterson Limer was born on October 31, 1943 to the late Edmond and Mary Thomas Limer, in Warrenton, NC. Pat joined his parents in heaven on January 11, 2020. Pat was Preceded in death by...

Anita Faye Saunders Lewis

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Anita Faye Saunders Lewis, 73, of Roanoke Rapids passed Sunday, January 12, 2020 at her home. Anita was born January 23, 1946 in Halifax County to the late Dewey Lawrence Saunders and Annie Jenkins...

Alma Grey Dickens

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Mrs. Alma Grey Dickens left this world peacefully on Tuesday, January 7, 2020, in Roanoke Rapids, where she had celebrated her 104th birthday the previous September 15. She has joined her husband,...

Ann Charles Horne

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Ann Charles Horne leapt into the arms of Jesus Monday January 5,2020 surrounded by her family. Annie was preceded in death by her parents Hugh J. Horne Jr. and Ann Sledge Harris Horne. Left to mourn...

Lottie Louise Banty Poythress

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Lottie Louise Banty Poythress, 86, died Thursday, January 9, 2020 at her residence in Valentines, VA. Born August 29, 1933 in Halifax Co., NC, she was a daughter of Jesse Claude and Lottie Gertrude...

Carolyn Flythe Vaughan

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Carolyn Flythe Vaughan, age 86, passed away on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease at the Northampton Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Jackson, NC. Carolyn...

Nellie Stewart Taylor Lyles

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Nellie Stewart Taylor Lyles, 97, of Franklin, VA, passed away on January 8, 2020. She was the daughter of the late Harvey Wagner and Katie Bell Butts Taylor in Roanoke Rapids, NC. She was preceded...

Mary Elizabeth 'Eib' Dickens Alford

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Mary Elizabeth Dickens Alford (Eib) 89, died Tuesday January 7 at Halifax Regional Medical Center, surrounded by her loving family. Mary Elizabeth, a native of Halifax County, was the daughter of...