Alberta Harris, age 91 of Bailey, passed away Thursday, April 16, 2015.
Alfred Thorne, 84, of Louisburg, passed away on Thursday, April 8, 2015.
Beatrice "Bee" Taylor Ricks, 63, of Rocky Mount, passed away on Sunday, April 12, 2015.
Bessie C. Oliver, the middle daughter of the late Van Buren and Emma Poland Catlett, died Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at the age of 90. She was born in Nash County on December 5, 1924. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Raymond Ford Turner, Sr.; her second husband, Oliver Percy Walker (Billy); sisters, Aletha Catlett Skinner and Lessie Catlett Russ; and two infant sisters.
Christie Lynn Goodyear Hopkins, 40, of Bailey passed away Saturday, April 4, 2015.
Harold Raymond Roberson, 78, passed away Friday, April 17, 2015. He was born August 13, 1936 in Nash County to the late David and Effie Lamm Roberson. He was preceded in death by three brothers, Marshall, Burnice and Woody Roberson; son, Gary Roberson.
James Curtis Knight, 57, of Rocky Mount, died on April 12, 2015.
Kathaleen Pittman Baker, 78, passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015. She was born December 6, 1936 in Nash County to the late J. W. and Bertha Lee Bone Pittman. In addition to her parents, Kathaleen was preceded in death by her husband, Dock Baker; four brothers, Tommy, Joe, Jerry and Lindberg Pittman; and one sister, Maggie Lee Baker.
Kenneth Tucker, 49, of Spring Hope, passed away on April 13, 2015.
Laura Strickland Denton passed away Wednesday, April 15, at the age of 96. Laura was born in rural Nash County on February 23, 1919, one of 12 children to Eddie and Pattie Strickland.
Linda Jean Viverette Phillips, 69, passed away April 16, 2015. Born in Wilson County on July 11 1945, Linda was the daughter of the late Jesse and Leora Viverette.
Maggie Beatrice Bone Baker, 96, of West Mount, passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015. She was born in Nash County on August 21, 1918, daughter of the late William Lee Bone and Elizabeth "Bettie" Tollie Winstead Bone. She was preceded in death by her husband, Selby Earl Baker; sons, William Earl "Billy" Baker, Spencer Allen Baker; son-in- law, Al Francis Joyner; grandson, Joshua Kendall Narron; three brothers and three sisters.
Margaret Mangum Pridgen, 85 years old, passed away April 15, 2015. She was born in Nash County, one of 11 brothers and sisters.
Margie Jones, 71, of Rocky Mount, died on April 18, 2015.
Mary Agnes Caldwell, 86, of Newark, NJ and formerly of Enfield, passed away on April 12, 2015.
Mary Ellen "Skipper" Fenner Parker, age 98, died on Friday, April 17, 2015. She was born on June 16, 1916 in Charleston, SC to the late Oliver James Bond, Jr. and Ellen Sinkler Bond. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Julian Baker Fenner, her second husband, John LeRoy Parker; and a son, William E. Fenner, III.
Patsy Smith Morgan, 77, passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015. She was born March 20, 1938 in Kinston. Patsy was preceded in death by her parents, Roland Smith and Inez Nunn Davis; and step-father, Dollie Davis; step-mother, Frances Davis; brother, Roland Smith, Jr.; step-brother, Glen Davis.
Sheila Temple Gray, 68, of Rocky Mount, passed away Friday, April 17, 2015. She ws born August 24, 1946 in Suffolk, VA. She was preceded in death by her son, Stuart Brent Gray, Jr; her father, Deronda Temple; her mother, Doris Riddick Scott; and her step- father, Edward Scott.
Wilfred Perry, 87, passed away Thursday, April 16, 2015 Arrangements to be announced by Cornerstone Funeral Home and Cremations, Nashville.
William A. (Bill) Newkirk, age 67 of Spring Hope, passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at Durham VA Medical Center in Durham.
W.T. "Butch" Peele, 75, passed away Saturday, April 18, 2015. He was preceded in death by his parents, Luther Turner and Arlene Batchelor Peele, uncles, Kearney Batchelor and Caswell Batchelor and his wife Peggy.