Category: Obituaries

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Darie Celesta Brown Dorsey

DARIE CELESTA BROWN DORSEY I was born the daughter of the late and courageous Jessie Pender Brown and the wonderful and gorgeous Arneader Pearl Howard Brown on September 12, 1927, in Warren County, North Carolina, in a little space called The Jones Place. I grew up during The Great Depression, but God’s grace brought us through. My formal education was…

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John Daniel “Pump” Taylor, Jr.

John Daniel “Pump” Taylor, Jr. was born in Warren County, North Carolina, on October 21, 1946, to the late John Daniel Taylor, Sr. and Ethel Pulley Taylor. He entered into eternal rest on Thursday, November 24, 2016, at his home in Littleton, North Carolina, surrounded by his loving family. During his early years, John accepted Jesus Christ as his personal…

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Alexander “Katt” Mills

ALEXANDER “KATT” MILLS was born on April 21, 1973, at Portsmouth General Hospital in Portsmouth, Virginia, and was one of the four children of Clifton G. and Elsie Mae Mills. He departed this earthly life on Friday, November 11, 2016, in Gary, Indiana. Alexander, affectionately known as “Alex” or “Katt” by close relatives and friends, was a bright light in…

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Deanie Mae Snow Carter

DEANIE MAE SNOW CARTER was born to the late Lawrence Jackson and Jane Ruth Johnson on March 23, 1935, in Skippers, Virginia, and peacefully entered into eternal rest and peace on Tuesday, November 15, 2016, at her home in Littleton, North Carolina, surrounded by her loving family. During her early life she accepted Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior,…

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Vera Ella Jenkins

VERA ELLA JENKINS was born to the late Mark Jenkins and Berlina Harris Jenkins on October 28, 1934, in Littleton, North Carolina. She departed this earthly life on Monday, November 14, 2016, in the serenity of her home in Littleton, North Carolina. Vera was the baby girl of seven children and was known as the “BABY”. She was preceded in…

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Deacon Matthew Irving Cooper, Sr.

Deacon Matthew Irving Cooper was one of the seven children born to the late Luke Cooper and Novella Stringfield Cooper in Sussex County, Virginia. He grew up, went to school, attended church, and helped work the family farm where he learned the qualities of leadership, compassion, hard work, and duty that he would carry into his adult life. Matthew entered…