YOUNGSVILLE - Hezra Veerasammy, 57, died Wednesday, March 7, 2007 at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh. Funeral services were conducted Saturday, March 10, at Mitchiner’s Grove Baptist Church, Franklinton. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

He was born in Letter Kenny Village, Guyana, to Gowntee and the late Veerasammy Appadoo. He attended Rosehall High School in Corintine, Guyana.

Surviving: his wife, Dorothy C. Veerasammy; daughters, Helina of the home and Chenil of Jersey City, N.J.; his mother, Gowntee Veerasammy; sons, Ryshann and Timothy, both of the home, Omar and Akim, both of Jersey City, N.J.; sisters, Veena, Tina, Elna and Surijney, all of Toronto, Canada, and Meena of Guyana; brothers, Harold of Guyana, Moses, Esau, Jacob, Henry, Samson, David and Samuel, all of Toronto, Canada.

Arrangements by Feggins-Feggins Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc. in Wake Forest.