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Colonial Heights-

Nita Mae Spence, 83, died Saturday, October 3, 2015 at her residence in Colonial Heights.

Joseph Bernard Harris, 77, died Saturday, September 26, 2015, at Duke University Hospital.


Dorothy Ferguson Nelms, 85, died at her home on Wayman Church Rd. Thursday, September 24, 2015.

Barbara Hedgepeth Hux, 81, of Aurelian Springs Road, Littleton passed away Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.


Curtis Lynn “Cookie Monster” Cook, 68, of Gardner Drive, Gaston passed away Thursday, September 10, 2015.


Martha Hall Bradshaw, 93, of White Stone, VA., formerly of Roanoke Rapids, died September 8, 2015, surrounded by her family.

Roanoke Rapids-

Barbara Ann Vaughan, 67, died Wednesday, September 2, 2015, at Halifax Regional Medical Center.

Roanoke Rapids-

Jacqueline “Jackie” May Shaw, 76, died Monday, August 31, 2015, at her home on Stack Powell Rd.

Margie Gregory Starke, 76, of 1308 American Legion Road passed away Sunday, August 30, 2015 at her home.


Charles Sanford Morrison, 90 of Roanoke Rapids passed away Thursday, August 27, 2015 at home.

The family will receive friends at their home.


Arrangements are being handled by Hockaday Funeral and Cremation Service.



Erma Birdsong Pearson, 86, died Thursday, August 27, 2015, at Halifax Regional Medical Center.

Margie Kathryn Causey Hauck, 77, of Deer Chase Drive, Rocky Mount passed away Saturday, August 15, 2015 at her home.


Ellis “Bubba” Cecil Williamson, 58,  Roanoke Rapids passed away Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at his home.


Mack Ray Smith, 86 of Creekridge Drive, Rocky Mount passed away Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at his home.

Ruby Isles Wells, 77 of Hwy 48, Littleton passed away Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at her home.


MSgt William (Bill) Braswell, USAF Retired, 87, passed away July 7, 2015 at his home in Surf City, NC.



Phyllis Estelle Cain, 77, born in Bermuda and became a US citizen later in life, died Thursday, July 23, 2015, in UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill. Phyllis believed in giving to those in need and had a charitable heart. She touched many lives and will forever be remembered, treasured and loved.

Roanoke Rapids-

Daisy Matthews Conner, 97, died Friday, July 17, 2015, in Breckenridge Retirement Center in Rocky Mount.

Roanoke Rapids-

Thomas William Claiborne, Sr., 74, loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, died Tuesday, July 7, 2015.

Roanoke Rapids-

Louis Weathers Hawkins, 81, died Saturday, July 4, 2015, at Halifax Regional Medical Center.

Elvin Foy Queen, Jr. 64 of Westwood Drive, Roanoke Rapids passed away Friday, July 3, 2015 at Halifax Regional Medical Center.

Mary Pearson Duke, 88, of Stephens Street, Roanoke Rapids passed away Sunday, June 28, 2015 at Signature Healthcare in Roanoke Rapids.


Roanoke Rapids-

Billy Ray Walker, Sr., 69, died Saturday, June 27, 2015, at Wake Med in Raleigh.

Roanoke Rapids-

God’s special miracle, Andrew Michael Lyle, who was given to us 24 years ago on March 8, 1991, passed away Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill.


Marion Elizabeth Rowell Bellflower, 82, passed away Saturday, June 20, 2015, at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, NC.

Richard Mack Johnson, 58 of Tom Willey Street, Gaston passed away Friday, June 19, 2015 at home.


Nat Taylor Clements, 70 of Wright Road, Littleton passed away Friday, June 19, 2015 at his home.



Mattie Ree Cullom Adkins, 96, died Friday, June 12, 2015, at her residence on Kyle Road.

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