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November 29, 2016.
RALEIGH - Funeral services for Bernard Christopher "B. J." Jordan, 50, who died Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016, will be held Friday, Dec. 2, at 12 p.m. in the Richardson Funeral Home Chapel in Louisburg. Burial will follow in the M. H. Jones Cemetery.
CASTALIA - Gloria Owens VanFleet Davis, 95, died Wednesday morning, Nov. 23, 2016. A funeral service will be held 3 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29, at White Level Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
LOUISBURG - Joseph Wesley "J.W." Ellington, 90, of Louisburg passed away on November 26, 2016. He was born in Franklin County on January 17, 1926 to the late Joseph Wellons and Norma Ethel Kearney Ellington. J.W. served his country in the Navy during WWII and the Korean War. J.W. was an outdoorsman, who loved to fish, hunt, and enjoyed his garden. He took exceptional care of his parents as they aged and that is true of how he cared for his entire family.
FRANKLINTON - James Howard Conyers, 87, died Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016 at Duke Regional Hospital. Funeral service was held at Popes Chapel Christian Church on Monday, Nov. 28, with the Rev. Don Ward officiating. Burial was private.
LOUISBURG - Jerry Lee Riggan, 62, of Louisburg, passed away on Wednesday, November 23, 2016, at his home. He was born on January 15, 1954, in Portsmouth, Virginia, the son of William H. Riggan, Jr. of Warren County, NC and Earis Marie Coppedge of Franklin County, NC. He was a preceded in death by his father and an infant brother, Robert Jackson Riggan.
KITTRELL - Funeral services for Leandrew "Lee" Alston, 76, who died Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016, will be held Saturday, Dec. 3, at 1 p.m. at Concord Baptist Church in Kittrell. Burial will follow in the Concord Church cemetery.
LOUISBURG - Mary Helen Radford Griffin, 91, died Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016. The family will receive friends Wednesday, Nov. 30, from 7-8:30 p.m. at Lancaster Funeral and Cremation Services, 804 N. Bickett Blvd., Louisburg. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Wood Baptist Church, with the Rev. Burwell Stark officiating. Burial will follow in the King-Dennis Family Cemetery.
LOUISBURG - Sheral Annette Frazier, 64, of Louisburg, passed away Sunday night.