ZEBULON - Horace Mephoy Privette, 82, of the Pearces Community, died at his home on Thursday, March 2, 2017. A graveside service was held Saturday at Pearces Baptist Church cemetery.
He was the son of the late Ralph M. and Elsie P. Privette. He was a farmer and worked at Seimens for 20 years.
Surviving: his wife, Joyce H. Privette; son, Jeff Privette (Patricia) of Pearces; stepchildren, Celena Curtis and Robert Curtis (Susan), all of Samaria; sister, Eloise P. Stallings of Pearces; two nephews; two grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Pearce Baptist Church, Building Fund, 4634 Pearces Rd., Zebulon, NC 27597 or Heartland Hospice, 4505 Falls of Neuse Road, Suite 650, Raleigh, NC 27609-2523.
Arrangements are by Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, Louisburg, www.stricklandfuneralhome.net.