Wednesday, December 07, 2022

Ms. Edna Gray Armstrong Edwards, 79, of 218 Allendale Drive, Greenville, NC, passed away on Monday, November 28, 2022. The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 10, 2022, at Selvia Chapel FWB Church, 400 Watauga Ave., Greenville, NC. A visitation is scheduled from …

Larry Ray Peaden, Sr., 74, passed away Saturday, December 3, 2022. The family will receive friends Saturday from 10 am to noon at Smith Funeral Service. Mr. Peaden, son of the late Julius and Bela Peaden, was a native of Pitt County. He moved to New Bern where he owned and operated George St…

Jason Bradley Carattini, 42, passed away November 28, 2022. He was born on November 16, 1980, in San Jose, CA to Cathi Carman and Ernie Carattini. Jason graduated from D.H. Conley High School, he enlisted into the United States Navy for six years where he was trained as a Culinary Specialist…

Cher Nicholson, 56, passed away on Friday, December 2,2022 at ECU Health. She was preceded in death by her father, Mack Nicholson. Cher is survived by her mother, Lillia Nicholson of Williamston; sons, Christopher of Bethel and Steven Daughety of Greenville and Lonnie Nicholson of the home; …

Tuesday, December 06, 2022

Michael D. Wirth, 62, passed away at his home on Friday, December 2, 2022. He was born on November 23, 1960, in Lake County, Illinois and was the youngest of eight children. Mike enjoyed watching sports. He was a loyal Cubs, Duke, and KC fan. He loved fishing, kayaking, and hanging out with …

W. Allan Jackson, 79, passed away Saturday, December 3, 2022. The funeral service will be held Wednesday at 10 AM in the Ayden United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in Pinewood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6 to 8 PM at Farmer Funeral Home, Ayden. Memorial…

Mrs. Nancy Faye Howell Toney, 87, of Burlington, North Carolina, passed away on Friday, November 4, 2022. Born in Greenville, North Carolina, Nancy was raised in a loving home with her brother, Bob, and her sister, Patsy. When she was an elementary school student, she decided that she wanted…

Janet Reid Garrett, 56, passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, December 3, 2022. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday 2 PM at Reedy Branch Free Will Baptist Church. The family will receive friends before the service from 12:30-1:45 p.m. Janet was born in Pitt County and had…

Friday, December 02, 2022

Jacob Lee Stroud, 17, of Ayden, passed away on Friday, November 25, 2022 at his home. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Paul A. Brantley and paternal grandfather, Charles Stroud. Jacob, also known as “Spider-Man”, was truly a fighter all his life. He was a marvel to docto…

Ms. Patricia Lynn Nichols, 68, passed away on Monday, November 28, 2022. Funeral services will be private; however her children will host a celebration of life drop-in on Wednesday, December 7th from 1 - 4 pm at the Barn at 400 Saint Andrews Drive, Greenville, NC 27834. Ms. Nichols was born …

Thursday, December 01, 2022

Maggie Hill Smith, 77 of Greenville went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 12, 2022 at Genesis Health Care in Mount Olive, NC. Born on April 21, 1945 in Cumberland County, NC, she was the daughter of the late Charles A. and Marguerite Williamson Hill. Maggie was a graduate of UN…

Delano "Cobby" Deans, 80 passed away peacefully at his home in Ayden on Tuesday, November 29th, 2022. The funeral service will be held on Friday, December 2, 2022 at 2 pm in the Wilkerson Funeral Chapel. The graveside service will be private. The family will receive friends on Thursday, Dece…

Gregory Clyde Garris, 65, met his heavenly father on Sunday, November 27, 2022. A graveside memorial service will be conducted Friday at 3 pm in Ayden Cemetery. Mr. Garris was a lifetime resident of the Littlefield community of Ayden. He was the owner of Garris Lime Service, a company that h…

Saturday, November 26, 2022

Beulah Ann (Lloyd) Parrott passed away on October 3, 2022 at Lower Cape Fear hospice after a brief illness. She was born in Pitt County and lived in the Bell Arthur community until 1967 when she moved to Wilmington, NC. Per her request there was no funeral, or visitation, just cremation. She…

Keith Alan Esarey, age 41, of Alexandria, VA, suddenly passed away on Friday, November 18, 2022. Keith was born on April 18, 1981, to Michael and Cheryl Esarey in Indianapolis, IN. After moving south to Greenville, NC, Keith particularly enjoyed participating in the Little League Baseball pr…

Mrs. Naomi Rouse Edwards, 91, of Greenville, peacefully went to be with her Lord on Tuesday, November 22, 2022 at her home. Naomi was born to the late John Blount Rouse and Nannie Gladson Rouse on September 25, 1931. A "Celebration of Life" service will be held on Tuesday, November 29, 2:00 …

Dwayne Smith, 53, passed away on Friday, November 25, 2022 after a brief illness. A graveside service will be conducted Tuesday at 3:30pm in the Smith Family Cemetery, 4091 Black Jack-Simpson Rd, Greenville, NC 27858. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the cemet…

Friday, November 25, 2022

Peggy Ruth James, 89, a long-time resident of Colorado Springs, died November 11, 2022. Mrs. James, a writer, journalist, and community activist, had lived here since 1965 when she moved with her three children after the death of her military fighter-pilot husband during the Vietnam era. She…

Mr. Joe Mac Tyson Jr age 66, died Saturday November 12, 2022. Funeral Service will be Saturday 1pm at Zion Chapel FWB Church, viewing will be from 11:00a.m to 1:00 pm prior to the service at the church. Arrangements by BG Barrett Funeral Home.

Selma Rae Briley passed away peacefully Saturday, November 19, 2022. The funeral will be Sunday at Hickory Grove Free Will Baptist Church at 2:00 PM. Burial will follow at Pinewood Memorial Park. Selma was born in Pitt County to the late Clarence and Martha Tripp Briley and was a lifelong me…

Friday, December 09, 2022

SNOW HILL - Viola Barfield Forbes, 96, died on Wednesday, December 7, 2022. Funeral Sunday at 2 p.m., at Christian Fellowship Center. Viewing Saturday, 5-7 p.m. at Antioch Church of Christ Disciples of Christ, Hookerton. Arrangements by Don Brown Funeral Home, Inc., Ayden.

GREENVILLE - Herman Earl Knight, 71, died on Sunday, December 4, 2022. Funeral Saturday at 12 noon, at Conetoe MB Church. Viewing Friday 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home. Arrangements by B G Barrett Funeral Home.

KINSTON - Rex O'Brien Hooker, 70, died on Thursday, December 1, 2022. Funeral Sunday at 1 p.m., at Ware Creek MB Church. Viewing Saturday 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home. Arrangements by B G Barrett Funeral Home.

GREENVILLE - Angelia C. Adams, 55, died on Tuesday, December 6, 2022. Funeral arrangements are incomplete. Arrangements by B G Barrett Funeral Home.

Thursday, December 08, 2022

GREENVILLE NC - Martha "Mott" Kennedy Dixon, 98, died on Sunday December 4, 2022. Funeral Saturday, December 10 at 1p.m., at Progressive FWB Church. Viewing Friday, December 9, from 3 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Arrangements by Rountree Family Mortuary & Cremation Service, Greenville, N.C.

Tuesday, December 06, 2022

GREENVILLE - James Walter Clark, 89, died on Dec. 3, 2022. Memorial Service Thursday at 7 pm, at Farmer Funeral Service. Visitation Thursday from 6-7 pm at the funeral home. Arrangements by Farmer Funeral Service.

Saturday, December 03, 2022

BLOUNTS CREEK - Rex Hooker, 70, died on Friday, Dec. 2, 2022. Arrangements by B G Barrett Funeral Home.

Friday, December 02, 2022

AYDEN - Ada Bell Williams Anderson, 94, died on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2022. Funeral Saturday at 1:00 p.m., at Don Brown Funeral Home. Viewing one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

GREENVILLE - Kadell Stevenson, 87, died on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. Funeral Saturday at 4:00 p.m. , at Phillips Brother's and Anderson Memorial Chapel. Arrangements by W. E. Flanagan Memorial Funeral Home and Cremations.

Thursday, December 01, 2022

GREENVILLE - Kadell Stevenson, 87, died on Tuesday, November 29, 2022. Arrangements by W.E. Flanagan Memorial Funeral Home and Cremations.

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

FOUNTAIN - Helen Johnston, 82, died on Monday, November 21, 2022. Services are private. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Service & Crematory.

Saturday, November 26, 2022

AYDEN - Sandra Kay Gilbert Laird, 70, died on Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. Services will be private. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Service & Crematory.

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GREENVILLE - Terri Thomas, 49, died on Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2022. Funeral Sunday at 2:00 p.m., at White Oak Missionary Baptist Church, Grimesland. Arrangements by Don brown Funeral Home.

Friday, November 25, 2022

TARBORO - Tyrone Cleopas James, 71, died on Thurday, November 17, 2022. Funeral Saturday at 12 noon, at Mayo Chapel Church, Tarboro. Viewing one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements by Rountree Family Mortuary & Cremation Service, Greenville, NC.

BLOUNTS CREEK - William Goldie, 94, died on Sunday, Nov. 20, 2022. Funeral Sunday at 1:00 p.m. , at Ware Creek Miss. Baptist Church. Viewing one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements by BG Barrett Funeral Home.

WINTERVILLE - Mamie Ruth Boyd, 82, died on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2022. Funeral Monday at 11:00 a.m., at Community Christian Church. Viewing 5:00 to 7:00pm Sunday at BG Barrett Funeral Home Chapel.

Tuesday, November 22, 2022

GREENVILLE - Louella Carr Howard, 81, died on Tuesday, November 15, 2022. Funeral Wednesday at 12 p.m., at the funeral home. Viewing Tuesday, 4-7 p.m. at the funeral home. Arrangements by Rivers-Morgan Funeral Home and Cremations, Greenville.

Saturday, November 19, 2022

FOUR OAKS - Dee Emory Tripp Foss, 61, died on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2022. Funeral Monday at 6:30 p.m., at Greenville Church of God. Visitation 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. prior to the service. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Service & Crematory.

Friday, November 18, 2022

GREENVILLE - Joe Mack Tyson, Jr., 66, died on Friday, Nov. 11, 2022. Arrangements by B G Barrett Funeral Home.

Thursday, November 17, 2022

GREENVILLE - Shauna Pauline (Williams) Hagan, 58, died on Saturday, November 12, 2022. Celebration of her life will be held on Friday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., at the funeral home. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Service & Crematory.