Category: Obituaries

Nettie Mae Fleming Bowser

NETTIE MAE FLEMING BOWSER, was born to the late Isiah  Fleming and Laura Price Fleming on May 15, 1920, in Halifax County, North Carolina. She transitioned from “her house to Glory” on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, surrounded by her loving daughter, Shirley, and grandchildren, Shannon and Shane Martin, her constant caregivers. At a young age, Nettie Mae accepted Jesus Christ…

Clifton “Cliff” Taylor

CLIFTON “CLIFF” TAYLOR  was born to the late Roy Taylor and Frankie Marie Alston Taylor on June 7, 1939, in Warren County, North Carolina. He transitioned from this earthly life on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, at Vidant Edgecombe Hospital in Tarboro, North Carolina. During his early life, “Cliff” accepted Jesus Christ as his personal Savior and joined the Enon Baptist…

Rebecca Ann Hockaday Edmonds

As it has pleased the Almighty God to transition a beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, niece, and friend from labor to reward, on January 11, 2019, REBECCA ANN HOCKADAY EDMONDS departed from this earthly tabernacle to her eternal tabernacle of rest in the serenity of her home in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. On December 03, 1951, Rebecca entered this earthly…

Belle Jane McGee Frye

BELLE JANE MCGEE-FRYE was born on February 26, 1928, in Halifax County, North Carolina, to Willie McGee and Ellen Harvey-McGee and was the seventh child of ten siblings: Bill, Esther, Myrean, Williemae, Ava, Jessie, Willie, Haywood, and Minnie. She transitioned from this earthly life to her heavenly reward on Thursday, December 27, 2018, at her home in Hollister, North Carolina,…

Fenollosa McNell Manley Cherry

Fenollosa McNell Manley Cherry was born to Rufus Manley and Emma Pullen Manley on May 27, 1933, in Halifax County, North Carolina. She was called by the Lord, in exchange for a greater life and reward of everlasting peace, on Monday, December 24, 2018, at Moses Cone Hospital in Greensboro, North Carolina. Fenollosa received her formal education in the public…

Jennie Mary Hockaday Jones

Jennie Mary Hockaday Jones, devoted Christian, loving wife, mother, sister and aunt, was born December 2, 1937, to the late John B. Hockaday and Susanna Martin Hockaday. She was the baby of 10 children. Jennie was called by the Lord, in exchange for a greater life and reward of everlasting peace, on December 18, 2018. In 1955, 63 years ago,…