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Myra Joy Evans Keeter

Myra Joy Evans Keeter, 89, of Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, passed away on Monday, May 10, 2021 at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville,...

Frieda Karsch Hayes

Frieda Karsch Hayes, wonderful mother of four children, died peacefully on May 10, 2021. Frieda was born on March 31, 1926 in Rotterdam,...

V.C. Bruton celebration of life service

A celebration of life service for V.C. Bruton will be Saturday, May 22, at 2 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church. There will be a visitation...

David Lee Aycock

David Lee Aycock, age 81, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, May 7, 2021. Born in Halifax County, NC on January 10, 1940,...

Marguerite Bryant Wheeler

Marguerite Bryant Wheeler, 85, died Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at Signature Healthcare of Roanoke Rapids. She was born April 27, 1936 in...

Obituaries Page

Susan Denise Price-Ivey

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Susan Denise Price-Ivey, 53, of Roanoke Rapids passed away Saturday, May 8, 2021 at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Susan was born September 21, 1967 in Halifax County to the late Marion...

John Woody Cohen

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John Woody Cohen, 54, of Roanoke Rapids passed away Tuesday, April 27, 2021. John was born January 3, 1967 in New York to the late Al Cohen and Rose Rita Cirone Cohen. He was also preceded in death...

Donald Frazier Manning

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Donald Frazier Manning, 83, died at home surrounded by his family Thursday, May 6, 2021. Donald was born in Warren County, July 10, 1937 to the late W.G. “Red” Manning and Ruby Shearin Manning. He...

Richard Montgomery Floyd

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Mr. Richard Montgomery Floyd, 78, died Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at Signature Healthcare in Roanoke Rapids. Born July 22, 1942 in Halifax County, he was a son of Early Mae and Bolinnia Cannon Floyd....

John Woody Cohen

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John Woody Cohen, 54, of Roanoke Rapids, passed away Tuesday, April 27, 2021. John was born January 3, 1967, in New York to the late Al Cohen and Rose Rita Cirone Cohen. He was also preceded in...

Jesse Paul Morgan Sr.

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Jesse Paul Morgan, Sr. 67 of Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, passed away Tuesday, April 27, 2021. He was born in Halifax County in 1953 and was preceded in death by his father, James Carol Morgan....

Sarah Ann Butts Sasser

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Sarah Ann Butts Sasser, 89, died peacefully in her home in Smithfield, North Carolina on April 26, 2021. She was born July 27, 1931 in Halifax County North Carolina, the daughter of Louis and...

Katherine Stephenson Robinson

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Katherine Stephenson Robinson died Tuesday April 20, 2021. A graveside Memorial Service will be held Sunday April 25th at 2:00 PM at the Garysburg United Methodist Church. The church will be open...

Terry Lee Strickland Sr.

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Mr. Terry Lee Strickland, Sr. 75, died April 20, 2021 in his Garysburg home. He was born January 27, 1946 in Florence, SC, the son of Lloyd and Marcene Nicholson Strickland. He was a retired truck...

Linda Shadrick Banty

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Linda Shadrick Banty, 75, of Littleton, NC died Saturday, April 17, 2021, at UNC Memorial Hospital, Chapel Hill, NC. Mrs. Banty was born in Halifax County, NC, the daughter of the late Woodrow...

Robert Brantley Johnson

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Robert Brantley Johnson, 91 of Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina passed away on April 20, 2021. He was born in Halifax County on September 9, 1929, to the late Arthur and Doma Wright Johnson and was...

Charles Leslie Clary

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Charles Leslie Clary, 83, of Gasburg, VA, died Sunday April 18, 2021, at his residence. Mr. Clary was born in Brunswick County, VA, the son of the late Clarence C. Clary and Rosa Lee Thacker Clary....

Elizabeth 'Ann' Floyd Johnson

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Elizabeth “Ann” Floyd Johnson, 86, of Canton, NC, formerly of Roanoke Rapids, NC died, Monday, April 12, 2021, at Mission Hospital in Asheville, NC. “Ann” was born in Halifax County, NC the daughter...

Walter Lee Askew

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Walter Lee Askew, 76, of Darlington Community, NC passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born in Tunis in Hertford County, NC on February 6,...

Pat Bivens Clary

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Pat Bivens Clary, 60, of Emporia, beloved wife, mother, grandmother “Roowah”, sister, aunt, and friend to so many, passed peacefully surrounded by family on April 8, 2021. Born on October 19, 1960,...

Michael Wayne Baird

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Michael Wayne Baird, 49, of Littleton, died Friday, April 9, 2021 at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill. Michael was born April 26, 1971 in Halifax County, the son of Cecil Calvin and Betty Horton Baird....

James Millard 'Uncle Buck' Walker

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James Millard “Uncle Buck” Walker, 74, of Littleton, died Friday evening, April 8, 2021 at Vidant North Hospital. He is survived by his loving family: April W. King, Brenda Kaye Smith, Montana King,...

Evelyn Chase Rook

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Mrs. Evelyn Chase Rook, 72, died Wednesday afternoon, April 7, 2021 in her Halifax home. The daughter of George William Chase and Edna Mae Cloud Chase, Evelyn was born July 28, 1948 in Dover,...

Maria Elizabeth Elliott Davis

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Maria Elizabeth Elliott Davis, of Roanoke Rapids, NC died Monday April 5, 2021, at her residence. She was born in Rocky Mount, NC, on March 10, 1992. She attended the Roanoke Rapids City Schools and...

John Winfield 'Jay' Miles Jr.

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Tuesday April 6th, 2021 John Winfield Miles Jr. — Jay — 55, of Gaston, NC went home to be with the Lord surrounded by his family and love of his life Sharon. He was born December 11th 1965 to...