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 …