HOLLISTER - Funeral services for Barbara Jean Lee, 64, who died Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 17, at Faith Baptist Church, with the Rev. Linwood Richardson officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
FRANKLINTON—Edward Francis Collery, 84, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at Wake Medical Center. A service of worship celebrating his life will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, at Franklinton Baptist Church, 102 West Mason Street. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1 to 2:45 p.m. in the sanctuary of the church. Immediately following the service, there will be an interment with military honors at Fairview Cemetery.
APEX - Funeral services for Ervin Ward, 54, who died Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, will be held at 12 noon on Tuesday, Feb. 18, at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church, with the Rev. Milton Solomon officiating. Burial will follow in the New Zion AME Zion Church cemetery in Robbins, N.C.
LOUISBURG—Reginald Rutherford Carpenter, 97, died Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, at Rex Hospital. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, at Lancaster Funeral and Cremation Services Chapel, with the Rev. Leo Bennett officiating.