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Debbie Inscoe

Debbie Inscoe, 63, died November 12, 2018. The family will receive friends from 7 – 8:30 pm Thursday at Hockaday Funeral and Cremation...

Harry Eugene 'Gene' Moore

Harry Eugene “Gene” Moore, 77 of Roanoke Rapids, passed away peacefully in his home on Saturday November 10, 2018. Gene was born in...

Samuel Thomas Dickens

Samuel Thomas Dickens, 76, of Littleton, NC died November 9, 2018 at his home. Sam was born in November of 1942 to Gordon and Florence...

Loyd Stanley 'Steve' Hasty Jr.

Loyd Stanley “Steve” Hasty, Jr., 69, of Roanoke Rapids died Thursday, November 8. 2018 at Rex Hospital. Steve retired from the NC Dept of...

Tommy Edward Haislip

Tommy Edward Haislip, 77, died Friday November 2, 2018. A native of Halifax County, he was the son of the late Cleveland Smith and Etta...

Obituaries Page

Kelly Louis Parrish

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Kelly Louis Parrish, 50, of Rocky Mount, died November 1, 2018 at South Village of Rocky Mount. Kelly was born January 1968 to William Carlton Parrish and Sharon Brewster Parrish Wells in Richmond,...

Mary Perry West

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Mary Perry West, 88, died on Saturday, November 3, 2018, at Magnolia Gardens in Roanoke Rapids. She was a Halifax County native born to the late William Jackson and Myrtice Parks Perry, and she was...

Thomas Rugine and Carole Landis Shearin Lewis

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Thomas Rugine Lewis, 82, and his loving wife Carole Landis Shearin Lewis, 77, both went home to be with our Lord. Thomas passed on Monday afternoon, October 29, 2018 at his home in Roanoke Rapids,...

Thomas R. 'TR' and Carole S. Lewis

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Thomas R. "TR" Lewis, and his wife, Carole S. Lewis, both of Roanoke Rapids died within days of one another. TR died on Monday, October 29, 2018 at home, and Carole died Wednesday, October 31, 2018...

Kelly Louis Parrish

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Kelly Louis Parrish, 50, of Rocky Mount, died November 1, 2018, at South Village in Rocky Mount. Kelly was born January 1968 to William Carlton Parrish and Sharon Brewster Wells in Richmond, VA. He...

Barbara Jean Medlin Matthews

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Barbara Jean Medlin Matthews, also known as “Bob” to family and friends, died Friday November 2, 2018. She was 78. Barbara Jean was a native of Halifax County, the daughter of the late J.W. Medlin...

Ann Pepper Tidwell

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Ann Pepper Tidwell, 94, of Roanoke Rapids, died November 1, 2018, at Liberty Commons in Weldon, NC. Ann was a very strong person who overcame cancer 5 times. She was very loving and caring person....

Glenda Case Harris

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Glenda Case Harris, age 82, of Roanoke Rapids, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 31, 2018, in Raleigh. She was born August 14, 1936, to Herbert and Christine Case. She was a graduate of...

Sonny Harris

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Sonny Harris, former mail and newspaper carrier, passed away October 31, 2018. He was born on the Harris family farm in Garysburg, NC, in December 1938, to Marvin C. Harris and Sarah (Sweet) Turner...

Joyce Ann Delbridge Maurice

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Joyce Ann Delbridge Maurice, 82, died Tuesday, October 30, 2018, in Elizabeth City, NC. Mrs. Maurice was born January 5, 1936, daughter of the late James Ashley and Lucy Mae Hodges Delbridge in...

David Wayne Hargrave

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David Wayne Hargrave, 36, of Rocky Mount (formerly of Roanoke Rapids) died October 28, 2018. David was born in Halifax County on January 26, 1982, to Teresa Jean Walker and Cliff Hargrave. He was a...

Ryan Thomas Barrett

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Ryan Thomas Barrett, 22 was carried home by His Father on Friday, October 25, 2018. Ryan was born January 30, 1996 to Thomas and Jodie Barrett. He was a 2014 graduate of Roanoke Rapids High School...

Woodrow W. Wrenn Jr.

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Woodrow W. Wrenn Jr., 82, of Roanoke Rapids died Saturday, October 27, 2018. He was the son of the late Woodrow Wilson Wrenn and the late Primrose Claiborne Wrenn. Woodrow was a graduate of Gaston...

Ronald Preston Storey

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Ronald Preston Storey went to be with his Lord and Savior on October 26, 2018, at Hospice House in Greenville. He was born to Jack & Ruth Storey on August 25, 1940, in Creeksville. In addition to...

Ryan Thomas Barrett

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Ryan Thomas Barrett, 22 was carried home by His Father on Thursday, October 25, 2018. Ryan was born January 30, 1996 to Thomas and Jodie Barrett. He was a 2014 graduate of Roanoke Rapids High School...

Doris Clary Taylor

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In the early morning hours of Tuesday, October 23, 2018, our Precious Lord and Savior came to Doris Clary Taylor to bring her to His table. Her place had been set and readied. All those who have...

Brittany Nicole Matthews

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Brittany Nicole Matthews, 28, died on October 25, 2018. She is survived by her son, Jayden McKenzie of Littleton; father, Bryant Matthews (Jettie) of Roanoke Rapids; mother, Tammy Carroll (Ken) of...

Glenda Hoggard Moffatt

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Glenda Hoggard Moffatt, 84, died Thursday, October 25, 2018. Glenda was a native of Roanoke Rapids, the daughter of the late William Alton Hoggard and Arlene Shearin Hoggard. A retired homemaker,...

Dorothy Acrey Walker

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Dorothy Acrey Walker, 85, died Wednesday, October 24, 2018, at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, NC. Mrs. Walker was born in Nash County, NC, May 11, 1933, to the late Joseph Marion and Lillie...

Alma Smith Williams

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Alma Smith Williams, 79, passed away Tuesday, October 23, 2018, at Halifax Regional Medical Center. Alma Smith Williams was born October 1, 1939 in Dunn, NC. She was the daughter of the late James...
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Mary Perry West, 88, died on Saturday, November 3, 2018, at Magnolia Gardens in Roanoke Rapids.

She was a Halifax County native born to the late William Jackson and Myrtice Parks Perry, and she was also preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Ray West.
Rev. Mike Currin will conduct graveside services at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, November 6th at Sunset Hill Cemetery.
Mrs. West is survived by her children, Judy Wilson and husband, Keith, Ronny West and wife, Lynne, and Carolyn Hamill and husband, Steve and Gloria and husband, JR.; her grandchildren, Paul Smith, Brent Hamill and wife, Jessica, Brad Hamill and wife, Kristin, Brittney Pope and husband, John, and Jordan West; and her great grandchildren, Kaylan Smith, Jarrett Smith, Justis Smith, Wesley Smith, Teagan Hamill, Grayson Hamill, Maddyn Pope and Tenley Hamill.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that memorials be made to the Littleton Baptist Church or to Magnolia Gardens.
Arrangements are by Blaylock Funeral Home in Littleton.