Thursday, May 26, 2022

Gary Lynn Bowman, 61, of Oxford, North Carolina, died Sunday, May 15, 2022 at UNC Hospitals after suffering a cardiac event. Gary was born in Graham, on January 1, 1961. He moved with his family to Wallace in 1963, helping at the family livestock business, Wells Livestock Market, throughout …

Thursday, May 12, 2022

Evelyn Virginia Maready Campbell, 91, passed on April 30, 2022 at the Crystal Coast Hospice House in Newport, NC. A private memorial service will be held on a later date. Virginia was a nurse for several years. She loved to garden, arts and crafts, music and dancing. Virginia was preceded in…

Mrs. Thelma Hood Gavin Williams, 86, of Boykin Bridge Rd., passed away Monday, May 2, 2022 at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, NC. Funeral services were held Saturday, May 7th , at 11 a.m., at Evergreen Baptist Church, 63 E. Magnolia-Lisbon Rd., Rose Hill, NC with Dr. Robert Hunter and R…

Thursday, April 28, 2022

Ralph McRae Cottle, 87, passed away on April 12th, 2022 at the Davis Community in Wilmington, surrounded by family. A graveside service was held on April 15th, 2022 at the Thomas Family Cemetery near Beulaville. He was born on January 28th, 1935 to William Shelton Cottle and the former Arlin…

Byard Grant Kornegay, Jr., known to all as Bobby Kornegay, passed away Monday morning, April 11, 2022, at his home just outside of Mount Olive. He was 78. Bobby was retired from Georgia-Pacific Corp., and he also had been engaged in farming, particularly that of pork production. He was a mem…

Thursday, April 21, 2022

Millie Burch Mehnert, 84, of Lenexa, KS, passed on April 4, 2022. She was born in Kenansville, NC, on April 22, 1937, within fifty miles of the Atlantic ocean where she often went with her parents, older sister Mary Sue and friends. After graduating high school at 17, she attended UNC Greens…

Marion Ray Hunter, 91, of Abingdon, VA left this earthly world to be with his heavenly Father April 5, 2022. He was the last surviving child of the late Weaver and Lessie Hunter of Wallace, NC. Mr. Hunter served in the U.S. Air Force and later retired from Centel Corporation. He was an activ…

Mildred (Brinson) Hussey Wallace - Mildred Brinson Hussey, 91, of Wallace, NC, peacefully passed away at her home on April 16, 2022, six months after the death of her husband William L. "Bill" Hussey. She was born on June 12, 1930, the third of seven children born to Alton and Estelle Hunter…

Thursday, April 14, 2022

William Lester “Bill” Hennessee, Jr., long time resident of Faison, passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, April 2, 2022. He was 90. Mr. Hennessee and his wife, Bobbie, with their six children came to Faison in 1965 where he gained employment with Chas F. Cates and Sons, Inc.. His e…

Charles Faison Knowles of Wallace, NC departed his earthly life on Tuesday, April 5, 2022, while at Novant New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington. Born on May 15, 1934, he is the son of the late Raymond Faison and Susan Flossie Benton Knowles. Also preceding him in death are broth…