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Robin Edd Lancaster

Surrounded by love and comfort, Robin Edd Lancaster, 49, passed away peacefully the morning of July 1, 2022 at ECU Health Medical Center...

John Hugh Bazemore

John Hugh Bazemore died on June 27, 2022 at the age of 84. He was the only son of Hugh and Bertha Willoughby Bazemore. His sisters...

William Woodrow Shearin

William Woodrow Shearin, 86, died at his home, surrounded by family Monday, June 27, 2022. Mr. Shearin was born in Northampton County,...

Wayne Arnold Keeter

Mr. Wayne Arnold Keeter, 84, reached his home in Glory on Sunday morning, June 26, 2022 from his Roanoke Rapids home. Wayne was born April...

Charles Edward 'Eddie' Wright Jr.

Charles Edward “Eddie” Wright, Jr., 73, died at his residence while surrounded by his family, Sunday, June 26, 2022. Eddie was born in...

Obituaries Page

Tony Ray Green

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Tony Ray Green, 61, passed away Friday, June17, 2022, after being involved in a traffic accident. Tony was born December 8, 1960, at Watts Hospital in Durham, NC. {gallery}62222green{/gallery} He...

Dru Mealhouse Davis

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Dru Mealhouse Davis, age 65, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 19, 2022. Born August 24, 1956, Dru was the daughter of the late Mary Frances (Frankie) Bendall. She was also preceded in death by...

David Lynn Carter

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David Lynn Carter, 51, of Roanoke Rapids, passed away on Saturday, June 11, 2022. David Lynn was born on Nov. 16, 1970, son to Samuel David Carter and Edith Jones Carter. He was preceded in death by...

Mayor Willie Thomas 'Tommy' Barrett Jr.

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Mayor Willie Thomas “Tommy” Barrett, Jr., 75 of Conway, North Carolina passed away on Tuesday, June 14, 2022. He was born in Northampton County on March 24, 1947 to the late Willie Thomas Barrett,...

Amerlius Ferguson Miles

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Amerlius Ferguson Miles, was born on November 1, 1940, at the home of her parents Moses and Virginia Ferguson in Northampton County. She was raised in Occoneechee Neck along with 9 other siblings....

Nancy Elizabeth Carawan

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Nancy Elizabeth Carawan, 90, went to heaven on June 12, 2022. She was born in Lowland, North Carolina on October 29, 1931 and moved to Roanoke Rapids, NC with her family in 1933. Nancy was the...

Helen Owens Brandt Smith

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Helen Owens Brandt Smith went home to her Lord and Savior on a beautiful Sunday morning June 12, 2022. She had lived, taught and shared her Lord with others for over seventy five years. When Helen...

Joline Ray Matthews

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Joline Ray Matthews, 94, passed away on June 2, 2022. She was the daughter of the late Ged Ray and Pearl Brigman. She is a mother of 4 children, and a military wife to Sgt. Major James L Matthews...

Virginia 'Shirley' Harris Ellis

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Virginia “Shirley” Harris Ellis, 85, died Tuesday, June 07, 2022, in ECU North Hospital in Roanoke Rapids. Ms. Ellis was born in Northampton County, NC, May 23, 1937, daughter to the late George W....

Sarah R. Grant

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Sarah R. Grant, 76, died in Jackson, NC Monday, June 6, 2022. Ms. Grant was born in New York state, daughter to the late William W., Jr. and Lillie Mae Floyd Grant. After graduating high school, Ms....

Henry Chester Brown Jr.

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Henry Chester Brown, Jr. 69 of Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina passed away on Tuesday, June 7, 2022 at UNC Nash General Hospital. He was born in Goldsboro, North Carolina on April 22, 1953 to the...

Scott Nelson Smith

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On June 7, 2022, Scott Nelson Smith went to live with his Heavenly Father. His 64 years on this earth were filled with numerous experiences, starting with his growing up the only son of Nelson and...

Janet Elaine Murray

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A memorial service will be held on June 11, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. for Jan Murray at All Saints Episcopal Church., 700 Roanoke Avenue, Roanoke Rapids, NC. Janet Elaine Murray, age 69, formerly of Roanoke...

Scott Nelson Smith

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Scott Nelson Smith, 64, of Roanoke Rapids passed away Tuesday, June 7, 2022, at Duke University Medical Center in Durham. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 14, 2022, in the chapel of...

Leigh Sweat Eure

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Leigh Sweat Eure, 68, passed away on June 3, 2022. She was a member of New Testament Christian Church and was the daughter of the late Ernest E. Sweat and Gladys S. Sweat. She was preceded in death...

Marcus Alton Garriss Jr.

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Marcus Alton Garriss, Jr. of Roanoke Rapids passed away on May 30th, 2022, with his family at his bedside. “Mark” was born on February 8th, 1942, in Halifax County. He was a 1960 graduate of Weldon...

Linda Dickens Spragins

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Linda Larnell Dickens Spragins January 13, 1943 - May 26, 2022 Linda passed from this earth to her Lord and Master Jesus on Thursday, May 26, 2022. She was born January 13, 1943; the daughter of...

Benjamin Randall Horrell Sr.

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Benjamin Randall Horrell Sr., 71, passed away on June 1, 2022. He was the son of the late Benjamin Carlyle Horrell and Margaret Eleanor English Horrell. He was preceded in death by his parents,...

Lloyd Ervin Bennett

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Lloyd Ervin Bennett, 89, died May 30, 2022 in Cary, North Carolina. Mr. Bennett was born in Greensville County, VA, May 24, 1933, son to the late Robert Evans and Ethel High Bennett. He was preceded...

Joseph Don 'Joe' Dills

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Joseph Don (Joe) Dills, 84, died on Sunday May 29th, 2022. Joe was born May 19th, 1938, a son of the late Mac and Essie Ledford Dills of Franklin, NC. He was preceded in death by his parents, a...