ROCKY MOUNT - John Earl Lucas, 68, passed away October 24, 2014.
Alice King Mullis Dickens, age 85, passed away on Saturday, October 25, 2014. Born in Charlotte, on November 5, 1928, she is the daughter of the late Mayhew Harold Mullis, Sr. and Mary Cornelia King. She was also preceded in death by her two sisters, Sara Page and Nancy McDowell; her three brothers, Harold Mullis, Jr., Leon Mullis and Bill Mullis, Sr.
Cecil “Randy” Randolph Green, Jr., age 57, passed away Saturday, October 25, 2014. Born in Nash County on November 3, 1956, he is preceded in death by his father, the late Cecil Randolph Green, Sr. He is the son of Gaynelle Flowers Alford and the late, James Edward Alford, his step-father.
NASHVILLE - Cleavon Bullock, 44, passed away on October 25, 2014.
David Jones, 86, of Rocky Mount, passed away Friday, October 24, 2014. Fuenral services will be held Friday, October 31, 2014 at 2 p.m at the Greater St. Marks Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the Bricks Family Cemetery. The Rev. Roy Pittman will officiate. An open visitation will be held at Richardson Funeral Home from 3-7 p.m. Thursday, October 30, 2014.
Deborah Nugent Tyson, 61, passed away, Friday, October 24, 2014. She was born February 12, 1953 in Nash County to the late Lee Caswell and Lula Mae Nugent. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ronnie Tyson; sister, Teresa Michalski and step-son, Scott Tyson.
Helen Georgina Hildebrand Bunn, age 86, passed away on Thursday, October 23, 2014. Born in Toomsboro, Georgia on July 16, 1928, she was the daughter of the late George Washington Hildebrand and Delia Huffman Hildebrand. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Allison Rudolph “Rudy” Bunn; her sisters, Luella Little, Polly Norwood, Stella Hines, Myrtle Stell, Doris Carlton, Edith Smith and Beulah Mae Ferrell; and one brother, Everette Hildebrand.
Joseph “Joe” Whitley, 88, passed away, Monday, October 27, 2014. He was born April 9, 1926 in Wilson County to the late Barley Sr. and Sudie Taylor Whitley. In addition to his parents Joe was preceded in death by sisters, Dorothy Baker and Rosa Lee Page, and a brother, Archie Whitley.
Kenneth “Justin” Hill, 26, passed away on October 25, 2014. He was born April 4, 1988 to Ken and Teresa Hill. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, “Pa” Rubin Lee Carpenter.
SHARPSBURG –– Marvin Powell, 63, passed away October 25, 2014.
Myrtle Rose Robbins, 86, passed away Sunday, October 26, 2014. She was born April 11, 1928 in Wilson County to the late William Zollie and Mamie Joyner Rose. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jasper Robbins, four brothers, Arthur, Elmer, Ray and Harvey Rose, and sister, Mary Pulley.
Ruby Lane Batchelor Narron Gardner passed away Saturday, October 18th 2014. She was born to the late Fannie Moss and Edward Claudis Batchelor on January 13th, 1925. She is preceded in death by her first husband George “Runt” Narron and 2nd husband Marvin Gardner. Also preceded by sisters Edna B Hayes (Floyd), Hazel B Williams (Bud), and Kathleen Batchelor; brothers Walter, Edward, Askew, Clarence (Beluah), Edward Claudis Jr. (Mildred), Guy and Bill Batchelor.
NASHVILLE - Samuel A. Bobbitt, 74, passed away on Thursday, October 23, 2014.
ROCKY MOUNT - Tiara Lashay Hinton, 17, passed away on October 26, 2014.