LOUISBURG - Funeral services for Nathaniel “Nate” Alston, 57, who died Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2009, will be conducted at 1 p.m. today (Wednesday, Oct. 21) at Fork Chapel Baptist Church, with the Rev. Luther Alston officiating. Burial will follow in the Alston family cemetery.

Surviving: wife, Geraldine P. Alston of Louisburg; daughters, Tewanda Alston and Takita Alston, both of Louisburg, and Nancy Pender of Franklinton; stepsons, Harvey Crudup Jr. and Arthur Johnson, both of Seattle, Wash.; sons, Nathaniel Alston Jr. of Franklinton and Desmond Alston of Raleigh; mother, Sarah B. Alston of Louisburg; sisters, Cynthia Wooten of Washington, D.C., Ruth Robinson of Boston, Mass., Lottie Tucker, Betty Alston and Peggy Alston, all of Louisburg; Barbara Alston, Josephine Alston, Audrey Alston, Queen Alston, all of Warrenton; brother, Dennis Alston of Louisburg; and 11 grandchildren.

Arrangements by Richardson Funeral Home, Louisburg.