LOUISBURG - Funeral services for Merlyn Macon, 75, who died Monday, Dec. 28, were held Friday, Jan. 1 at First Baptist Church of Louisburg. Burial followed in the Perry’s Missionary Church cemetery.

Surviving: wife, Lucy A. Macon of the home; daughter, Remonia Macon of Louisburg; stepdaughter, Virginia Spivey of Louisburg; sons, Michael Jones of Franklinton, Curtis Jones of Washington, D.C. and Vincent Hicks of Charlotte; brother, Richard Macon of Franklinton; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren.