Thursday, October 21, 2021

Hunter Joe Brown, age 61 died Friday, October 8, 2021 in Vidant Duplin Hospital in Kenansville. A funeral service was held on Thursday, October 14, 2021 at 2:00 PM at Serenity Funeral Home in Beulaville with a visitation one hour prior to the service. Interment followed at East Duplin Memori…

Wille Owen Guy, age 81, died Friday, October 8, 2021 in Vidant Medical Center, Greenville, NC. She is preceded in death by her husband, Carl Baysden and her parents, Anna and Winfred Guy. Willie Owen was a teacher in Onslow County for 30 years. She was an active member in church and taught S…

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Julian Robert Raynor passed away on September 30, 2021 at the Lower Cape Fear Hospice Facility in Wilmington, NC. He was born on April 9, 1943, in Wilmington, NC to the late Eddie Jackson Raynor and Ruby Mills Raynor. He was preceded in death by his brother, Eddie Ray Raynor. Growing up in N…

John Taylor of Roosevelt, New York departed this life at A. Holly Patterson Extended Care Facility after a period of declining health. He was born to the late John and Erie Taylor in Deep Bottom, North Carolina on September 11, 1940. He was preceded in death by his wife Mary Frances Culberts…

Laura Jean Giddeons Johnson of Wallace, NC departed her earthly life during the evening of Tuesday, October 5, 2021 while at Duplin Vidant Hospital in Kenansville. Born on May 18, 1932 in Pender County, she is the daughter of the late Leonard Cleveland Giddeons, Sr. and Clydia Elizabeth Rive…

Thursday, September 30, 2021

Robert Clifton Jr., 74, of Cape Carteret, passed away on Wednesday, September 22, 2021, at Carteret Health Care. His funeral service was held at 2 p.m., Saturday, September 25th, at Emerald Isle Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Freddie Braswell. The family received friends an hour prior to…

Jerry May Thigpen, age 85, died Thursday, September 24, 2021, at the North Carolina State Veterans Home in Kinston. He was preceded in death by his wife of 53 years Myrna Thigpen, parents, Evelyn and Orvis Thigpen, and brothers Murphy and Benny Thigpen. Mr. Thigpen was a teacher for 36 years…

James Thomas "Tommy" Taylor, 73, of Faison, died early Friday morning, September 24, 2021, at his home surrounded by family. He is survived by his wife, Wilma Best Taylor, of the home; a son and his wife, James Thomas Taylor III, and Brittany Taylor; a grandson, James Thomas Taylor IV; his s…

Pamela Price Baker, 62, of Kenansville passed away Saturday, September 25, 2021 at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville surrounded by her loving family. Pamela was born in San Diego, CA June 30, 1959 to the late Charles Allen and Lostene Godwin Price. A funeral service was held at 2:00pm Wedn…

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Mark Stuart Davis, 58, of Magnolia, NC, was born on July 2, 1963, in Duplin County. He was the son of Earl Clayton Davis, Sr., and Sylvia Joy Johnson Davis of Rose Hill. Mark was preceded in death by his grandson, Cohen Davis. Surviving, in addition to his loving parents, is his best friend …

Mr. Robert Louis Hunter, Sr., 88 of Roseboro passed away at his home on Thursday, September 16, 2021 surrounded by his family. A graveside service was held at 4:00 PM Sunday, September 19 at Mintz Baptist Church Cemetery with Dr. Ronald Ginn officiating. The family received friends from 3:00…

Thursday, September 16, 2021

David Oldham Byrd, Jr. of Surf City, NC died Thursday, September 2, 2021 at New Hanover Hospital in Wilmington. David was born December 14, 1949 in Duplin County and was the son of David Oldham Byrd Sr and Virginia Boney Carr Byrd who have preceded him in death. David grew up out from Rose H…

Linda Lynn Bennett passed away on Monday, September 6, 2021 at her home. Linda loved the Lord, her family and especially her grandchildren. She worked with the United States Department of Agriculture in the grading service for 30 years where she received several awards during her career. Lin…

Monday, September 13, 2021
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Ervin Ishmael Johnson, 93 passed away September 8, 2021 at his home with his loving family by his side. Ervin was born August 30, 1928 in Duplin County; the son of the late Walter J. and Lulu Register Johnson and preceded in death by his eight older brothers and sisters, Ivey, Betty Lou Jone…

Thursday, September 09, 2021

Pattie Jean Benson Stroud passed away Sunday, August 29, 2021 at her home. A visitation was held Wednesday morning September 1, 2021 from 9:00 until 10:30 am at Pink Hill Funeral Home with a graveside service at Oak Ridge Memorial Park, Pink Hill following at 10:30 am. Pattie is survived by …

Thursday, September 02, 2021

Randy Harold Sides, 73, of Arapahoe passed away suddenly, Wednesday, August 25, 2021, at his son’s home in Greensboro, NC. He is a member of Arapahoe United Methodist Church. He was an avid turkey hunter and fisherman. He was a loving husband, father and “Randaddy”. He is survived by his wif…

Thursday, August 26, 2021

Kenneth Malcolm Holloman, Jr., 60, of Faison, died on Saturday, August 14 at Duke University Medical Center in Durham. He is survived by his wife Daphne Parker Holloman of Faison; a son and daughter in law, Kenneth W. Holloman and Janet of Mount Olive; a daughter, Addyson Rose Holloman of th…

Danny Ray Brock, 70, of the Warsaw area, passed away Sunday afternoon, August 15, 2021, at Vidant Hospital of Duplin in Kenansville. The family received friends at Tyndall Funeral Home in Mount Olive on Thursday, August 19, beginning at 1 p.m. with funeral services following at 2 p.m. The Re…

Thursday, August 19, 2021

Richard James Hirshkind, 86, of Wallace, NC passed from this life to his eternal rest on Friday, August 6, 2021, from New Hanover Regional Medical Center. He was born on February 3, 1935, in Oceanside, New York; the son of the late Julius and Mable Schurman Hirshkind. Mr. Hirshkind was also …

Wednesday, August 11, 2021
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Joann Padrick Howard ascended to Heaven to be with the Lord on August 6, 2021, at Vidant Duplin Hospital in Kenansville, NC. She was preceded in death by her husband, Winford Howard who died in 2014. They had celebrated 62 years of marriage prior to Winford’s ascension to Heaven. Joann was t…

Tuesday, October 19, 2021
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WALLACE - Donna Marie Johnson, died on Saturday, Oct. 16, 2021. Funeral Oct. 20 at 11 a.m., at Padgett Funeral & Cremation Services of Wallace. Visitation one hour prior to the service.

Thursday, September 30, 2021

MAGNOLIA - Eleanor "Grace" Grady Malone, 75, died. Funeral was held Tuesday at 3 pm, at Community Funeral Home Chapel of Warsaw. Visitation was held Monday 6-8 pm at the funeral home.

Thursday, June 17, 2021

ROSE HILL - Steve Decker. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, June 19 at 11 am, at Mt. Zion Presbyterian Church. Visitation 1 hour before service.

Thursday, May 06, 2021

BEULAVILLE - Lisa Marie Jones Sutton, 62, died on Thursday, April 29, 2021. A private service will be held. Arrangements by Pink Hill Funeral Home.

Thursday, April 29, 2021

WALLACE - Benjamin Franklin "Ben" Jessup, Jr., 85, died on Saturday, January 16, 2021. Memorial Service Saturday, May 1st, at 11 a.m., at First Baptist Church, Wallace.

Thursday, April 01, 2021

ALBERTSON - Ruth Rich Westbrook, 96, died on Sunday, March 28, 2021. Graveside services Friday at 11 am, at Oak Ridge Memorial Park. Visitation during the day on Thursday at Pink Hill Funeral Home .

Thursday, March 18, 2021

WALLACE - Eunice Jacqueline English, died on Wednesday, March 10, 2021. Graveside service was held Monday at 11 am, at Riverview Memorial Cemetery of Watha, NC. Arrangements by Padgett Funeral and Cremation Services.

Thursday, January 21, 2021

HARRELLS - Catherine King Carter, died on Monday, January 11, 2021. Funeral was held Wednesday, January 13th at Wells Chapel Baptist Church. Arrangements by Padgett Funeral & Cremation Services.