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Caroline Rebecca 'Becky' Davis Hux

Caroline Rebecca (Becky) Davis Hux passed away peacefully in her home on February 26, 2021. She is survived by her daughters Sherry Mills...

Brent Kincaid Barker

Brent Kincaid Barker, 63 of Roanoke Rapids, NC died Friday, February 26, 2021, at Vidant North Hospital in Roanoke Rapids, NC. Mr. Barker...

Milton Ray Edwards

Milton Ray Edwards, 63, of Roanoke Rapids, NC passed away on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at his home. He was affectionately known as “Ray...

Marilyn Jane Jenkins Plyler

Marilyn Jane Jenkins Plyler, 77, of Roanoke Rapids, NC passed away on Tuesday, February 23, 2021. She was born in Halifax County to the...

JoAnn Kiriluk Gediek

JoAnn Kiriluk Gediek, 67 of Littleton, NC died Sunday, February 21,2021, at her residence. JoAnn was born in Japan, the daughter of the...

Obituaries Page

Virginia Mae Edwards Ivey

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Sunrise: July 16, 1924 Sunset: February 21, 2021 Virginia Mae Edwards Ivey of Roanoke Rapids went home to be with our Heavenly Father on Sunday February 21, 2021, due to natural causes. Virginia Mae...

Terry Lassiter Dawes

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Mrs. Terry Lassiter Dawes, 62, died Tuesday evening, February 16, 2021 in her Henrico home. Terry was born December 30,1958 in Halifax County. A homemaker, she loved her family, especially her...

Robert 'Bob' Stewart Collins

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Robert (Bob) Stewart Collins 86, passed away, Sunday February 14; 2021 at his home with his wife by his side. Bob was born in New Bern, NC on September 29, 1934 to Aubrey and Ethel Collins. He was...

James C. Burke Jr.

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James C. Burke, Jr., 77, of Wilmington, NC, passed away on February 16, 2021 at Lower Cape Fear Life Care. He was born May 20, 1943 in Langdale, AL and was reared in Lanett, AL. He was preceded in...

Mike Acree

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Jesse Michael “Mike” Acree, 70, of Gaston, died Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at Vidant North Hospital. Mike was born October 20, 1950 in Halifax County, to Jesse Willard Acree and Lois Mae Moseley...

Vickie Stansbury Jenkins

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Vickie Stansbury Jenkins, 69, died at her Roanoke Rapids home Tuesday, February 16, 2021. Vickie was born, July 06, 1951, in Halifax County, daughter to the late Willis and Bertha Mae Gray...

Reuben Wendell Edwards

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Reuben Wendell Edwards, 64, of Roanoke Rapids passed away Sunday, February 14, 2021 at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill. Wendell was born November 11, 1956 in Halifax County to Charles Emory Edwards and...

JC 'Bo' Bissette

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JC “Bo” Bissette, 82, of Roanoke Rapids passed away Sunday, February 14, 2021 at Vidant North Hospital. JC was born February 28, 1938 in Nash County to the late Frank Alphys Bissette and Myrtie...

Charles Eugene 'Gene' Rawlings

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Charles Eugene “Gene” Rawlings, 93, of Roanoke Rapids, NC, died February 13, 2021, at Liberty Commons Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Weldon, NC. Graveside services will be held Wednesday,...

Jack Douglas Saunders

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Jack Douglas Saunders, age 75, passed away peacefully on Monday, February 8, 2021. He is survived by his wife Anna Louise Saunders, his two sons Jack and Christopher, his brother M. Curtis Saunders,...

Jean Louise Childs LaGrange

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Jean Louise Childs LaGrange passed away Wednesday, February 10, 2021 in Roanoke Rapids, NC. She was 91. Jean was born February 5, 1930 in Syracuse, NY where she lived until 1971 when she relocated...

Tommy Ray 'Big Tom' Norris Sr.

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Tommy Ray “Big Tom” Norris, Sr., 68, died at his home in Roanoke Rapids surrounded by his family Thursday, February 11, 2021. Big Tom was born, December 29, 1952, in Halifax County, NC, son to the...

Barbara House 'Brucie' McKinney

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Barbara House “Brucie” McKinney, 68, died Tuesday, February 9, 2021 in her Roanoke Rapids home. Brucie was born in Nash County on October 23, 1952, the daughter of James Bruce House and Barbara...

Darella Wray Justice

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Darella Wray Justice, 90, passed away Tuesday, February 9th, 2021, in the presence of her loving family, at Vidant North Hospital. Mrs. Justice was instrumental not only in the Baptist ministry of...

George Bennett Harris

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George Bennett Harris 83, of Roanoke Rapids died Tuesday, February 9, 2021. George was born in Swan Quarter on August 1, 1937 to the late Harvey Elmo and Ercell Rose Harris. He was also preceded in...

Sonny Ivey

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Lloyd A. “Sonny” Ivey Sonny Ivey of Roanoke Rapids, NC lost his battle with heart failure and the angels took him home to be with his loving wife on February 6, 2021 with his loving children and...

Cathy Lynn Wallace

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Cathy Lynn Wallace, 55, of Scotland Neck formerly of Martinsville, VA passed away Sunday, February 7, 2021 at Vidant Edgecombe Hospital. Cathy was born January 2, 1966 in Martinsville, VA to Lester...

Joseph Donald Coyne Sr.

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Joseph Donald Coyne, Sr., 86, passed peacefully Saturday, February 06, 2021 surrounded by his loving wife and family. Joe was born, December 11, 1934, in Worcester, Mass., son to the late John...

Christine Acree Garner

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Christine Acree Garner, 84, passed away Friday, February 5, 2021 with her loving family by her side. Christine was a native of Halifax County, the daughter and last surviving of seven children of...

Joseph Bennett Hobbs

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Joseph Bennett Hobbs, 56, of Gaston died Saturday February 6, 2021 in Richmond, Va. Bennett, a native of Halifax County, was the Son of the late Joseph “Joe” Hobbs. He was a graduate of Roanoke...