LOUISBURG - Alma Layton Gupton, 80, of Louisburg, transitioned peacefully to her eternal home at Transitions Hospice House in Raleigh on December 9, 2018.
YOUNGSVILLE--Betsy Barbara Rogers Lancaster, 81, died Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018. Graveside services were held Wednesday, Dec. 12, at Harris Chapel Baptist Church cemetery, 2960 Tarboro Rd, Youngsville.
LOUISBURG--Carolyn Allen Franklin, 75, of Louisburg transitioned peacefully into eternal rest while surrounded by her family and close friends on Wednesday, December 5, 2018. Born on May 6, 1943 to the late Thomas and Hazel McGhee Allen. Carolyn was employed with Franklin Regional Medical Center for over twenty years. She loved to help people and would never say no to anyone who needed help. She loved shopping, jewelry and cooking and was known for her famous chocolate and egg custard pies. She loved Christmas and was truly a child at heart.
MORRISTOWN, TN--Charles M. Hagwood, formerly of Franklin County, died Friday, Dec. 7, 2018. A graveside service was held Tuesday, Dec. 11, at Jefferson Memorial Gardens.
LOUISBURG--Frederick Louis Dropko, 76, died Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018. A service will be held by the family at a later date.
LOUISBURG--Funeral services for Genevieve Sprauve Hicks, 90, who died Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, will be Friday, Dec. 14, at 1 p.m. in the Richardson Funeral Home Chapel in Louisburg with Apostle Francine Boone officiating. Burial will follow in the Hawkins Chapel Church cemetery.
FRANKLINTON--Michael Holger Meier, 74, of Franklinton went to be with the Lord on December 10, 2018. He was born in Germany on July 20, 1944 to the late Inka Meier Lange.
ALEXANDRIA, VA -- Phyllis "Princess" Stallings Lewis, 57, of Alexandria, VA, formerly of Louisburg, NC, died Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at Virginia Hospital Center, Arlington, VA. Phyllis' final days were spent surrounded by family and friends that loved her dearly.
FRANKLINTON--Ronnie Scott Tingen, 46, of Franklinton, died Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 16, in the chapel of Baskerville Funeral Home. Family hours are from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15, in the funeral home chapel.
Rosanell Johnson Eaton was born in Franklin County, North Carolina, on April 14, 1921 as the seventh child of the late Edmund and Mamie Johnson. She departed this life at her home on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at the age of 97. She was often referred to as a unique individual.
LOUISBURG--Funeral services for Wilbert Otis Epps Sr., 81, who died Friday, Dec.7, 2018, will be held Thursday, Dec. 13, at 1 p.m. at Allen Chapel Baptist Church in Louisburg. Burial will follow in the Cemetery on the Hill.
YOUNGSVILLE--Funeral services for Willie "Jim" Teasley Sr., 61, who died Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, will be held Friday, Dec. 21, at 2 p.m. at Kinches Chapel Christian Church in Franklinton. Burial will follow in the Kinches Chapel Church cemetery.