BUNN - Clyde Dennis Beal, 64, died Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016. A funeral service was held Monday, Dec. 5, in the chapel of Bright Funeral Home, with Alex Cleghorn officiating. Burial with U.S. Navy honors followed at Southeastern Baptist Seminary cemetery, Wake Forest.
WAKE FOREST - Euna Morris Perry Newton, 97, died Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016. Funeral services were held Saturday Dec. 3, at Bright Funeral Home in Wake Forest with visitation one hour prior to the service. Burial followed at Pine Forest Memorial Gardens.
FRANKLINTON-- Eva Smith Troutman, 92, died Monday, Dec. 5, 2016 at the Franklin Oaks Nursing Center in Louisburg. A graveside funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 7, at Fairview Cemetery in Franklinton, with the Rev. Robert Collier officiating.
CASTALIA - Gregory Perry Collins, 66, died Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016 at his home. Services will be private.
LOUISBURG - Funeral services for Hugh Arthur "Boot" Branch Sr., 67, who died Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, will be held Saturday, Dec. 3, at 2 p.m. at Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Louisburg, with Pastor John A. Hopkins Sr. officiating. Burial will follow in the Shady Grove Church cemetery.
LOUISBURG - Irvin Moses "Buddy" Inscoe, 79, of Louisburg went home to be with the Lord on December 4, 2016 at the SECU Hospice House in Smithfield, NC. He was born in Franklin County on April 14, 1937 to the late Bessie Collins and Isaac Moses Inscoe. In addition to his parents, Buddy was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Stainback Inscoe; and his sister, Bettye Beaman.
LOUISBURG - Funeral services for Johnnie Floyd "Flip" Alston, 83, who died Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, will be held Saturday, Dec. 10, at 1 p.m. at Perry's Missionary Baptist Church, Louisburg, with the Rev. Randolph Alston officiating. Burial will follow in the Perry's Church cemetery.
Please join us in the celebration of life for Jon Perry Jr. Services will be held at the Bunn High School Auditorium on Saturday, December 10, 2016. Visitation is at 1:00 p.m. with services to follow at 2:00 p.m. Family is requesting camo attire.
LOUISBURG - Judith A. Benedict, 74, widow of Jordan Benedict, died Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016. A memorial service will be held on Sunday, Dec. 11, at 4 p.m. at the Pocomoke Cowboy Church, 3516 West River Road, Franklinton, with the Rev. Spencer Strickland officiating.
HAVELOCK - Kevin Wheless Collins, 56, of Havelock, died Monday, Dec. 5, 2016. A private service will be held at a later date.
WINSTON-SALEM--Lucretia Ann Bailey, 84, died Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016. A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9, in the chapel of Bright Funeral Home, with the Rev. Gene Wollard officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Franklinton.
RALEIGH - Funeral services for Mary J. Gayton, 98, of Raleigh, formerly of Olean, N.Y., who died Friday, Dec. 2, 2016, will be held Friday Dec. 9, at 12 noon at Gunther Funeral Home in Olean, N.Y. Burial will follow in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery in Olean, N.Y.