Thursday, April 15, 2021

Mrs. Geraldine Scruggs, after recently celebrating her 96th birthday, went to be with the Lord on Good Friday, April 2nd, 2021. She died peacefully in her sleep during the early morning hours in her Augusta, Georgia home where she was in hospice care. She was born January 29, 1925, to Gerald…

Thursday, April 08, 2021

Mr. Jimmy Ray Parks, age 79, a precious husband, father and granddad, entered Heaven, on Wednesday, March 31, 2021. He was surrounded by his wife and sons as he was led by the angels into the arms of Jesus. Jimmy was born in Wayne County on November 24, 1941, to Alma and Milford Parks. He wa…

Thursday, March 25, 2021

Mrs. Mary Dean Ormond Beaman, age 89, passed away Monday morning, March 15, 2021, at the Magnolia Cottages in Dover. A native of Greene County, she was born April 7, 1931, the daughter of Edward Franklin and Daisy Dean Bright Ormond. Mrs. Beaman had retired from the Greene County Schools and…

Mr. Joseph Nelson Cunningham, known best as Joe, age 83, passed away Sunday evening, March 21, 2021, at his residence. A native of Greene County, he was born October 19, 1937, to Roland Cunningham Sr. and Nellie Pate Cunningham. Following graduation from school, Joe served in the US Army bei…

Thursday, March 11, 2021

Edna Varnell Norville, age 94, died Saturday, March 6, 2021. Graveside service was held Tuesday, March 9, at 2:00 P.M. at Queen Anne Cemetery in Fountain by Charles “Chuck” Wheeler. The family received friends immediately following the service at the graveside. Mrs. Norville was a longtime m…

Kelly Suzanne Phillips passed into Heaven on March 6, 2021 surrounded by her loving parents William Amos and Gayle Pierce Phillips. A celebration of her life was held on Wednesday, March 10 at 2:00 P.M. at Marlboro OFWB Church in Farmville, NC with Pastor Jeff Toler officiating. Kelly, born …

Thursday, February 18, 2021

Hortense Gay Beamon, age 82, died Monday, February 8, 2021 at her home. Funeral service was conducted Thursday, February 11, at 11:00 A.M. at the Farmville Funeral Home Chapel by Rev. Tony Glass and Rev. Ron Braxton. Interment followed in the Walstonburg Cemetery. The family received friends…

Mrs. Evelyn Taylor Stepps, age 87, passed away Friday, February 12, 2021 at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. She was born in Beaufort County on August 20, 1933, the daughter of Joseph Albert “Bert” and Mamie Mayo Taylor. A consummate homemaker, she cherished her role as wife, mother and grandmot…

Thursday, February 11, 2021

Betsy Cobb Evans, age 87, went home to be with her Lord on February 1, 2021 surrounded by her family.Betsy was born to Ernest and Lucy Cobb on February 3, 1933 in Sharp Point. She graduated from South Edgecombe High School in 1951. She met her love, Howard, at Heath Fish Market shortly after…

At 2:40 a.m. on February 6, 2021, Linda Irene Fields Martin, 70, beloved wife, mother, sister, daughter, aunt, niece, cousin and friend, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Her generosity and faith knew no bounds. Born in Kinston, North Carolina, Linda was the daughter of Willi…