CARRSVILLE, Va. — Eugenia “Jean” Blythe Outland, 70, was called home by our Heavenly Father on Jan. 27, 2015, as she was resting in her home on Outland Drive. She was the widow of Carlton R. Outland Jr. of Carrsville, Virginia. Read more ›
- April 23, 1931 — Jan. 27, 2015
Mary Gray Carpenter Hobgood, 83, of Wilson, passed away Tuesday. Her graveside service will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday at Evergreen Memorial Park. The Rev. Wayne Whitey will officiate.
The family will receive friends 6 – 8 p.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Pkwy., Wilson. Read more ›
- Aug. 19, 1944 — Jan. 19, 2015
Charles Thomas Contee Jr., 70, of 4003 Sherwood Drive, Wilson, died Jan. 19, 2015, at Avante at Wilson Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held at noon Friday at Tuskeegee Holiness Church. Bishop James Lucas will officiate. The family will meet and greet friends from 11 a.m. to noon Friday at the church. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Cemetery, 1800 Lane St., with military honors. Read more ›
- Jan. 8, 1928 — Jan. 20, 2015
Doris C. Cox, 87, of 510 Spaulding St., Wilson, died Jan. 20,2015, at Vidant Medical Center, Greenville. Funeral services will be held at noon Friday at Simon Temple AME Zion Church, 5760 Yadkin Road, Fayetteville. Bishop R. L. Gorham will officiate. Interment will follow in Mt. Zion AME Zion Church Cemetery, Eastover. Read more ›
WASHINGTON — Sydnor Borden Umphlett, 60, passed away Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, in his home.
He was born in Wilson, a son of the late William Wallace Umphlett and the late Susan Borden Umphlett.
Borden had lived in Boone and Charlotte before moving to Washington. He was a graduate of Appalachian State University. Read more ›