Category: Obituaries

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Ida Lee

IDA LEE entered into eternal rest and peace on Monday, May 9, 2016, at Hospice and Palliative Care in Bronx, New York. She was born to the late Thaddeus Lee and Mary Bowser Lee on June 5, 1911, in Halifax County, North Carolina, and was the fifth child of eight girls and three boys. During her early life, she professed…

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Deacon James Willis Alston

Deacon James Willis Alston, 86, of 44 Tulip Street, Littleton, North Carolina, departed this earthly life on Wednesday, May 11, 2016, at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, North Carolina. He was born to the late Moses Alston and Mattie Hockaday Alston on December 25, 1929, in Halifax County, North Carolina. He is survived by a devoted daughter, Maria A. Bruce,…

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Queen Elizabeth Johnson Belcher

QUEEN ELIZABETH JOHNSON BELCHER, daughter of the late Robert Johnson and Clara Hines Johnson, was born on November 6, 1943, in Halifax County, North Carolina. She departed this earthly life on Saturday, April 30, 2016, at the University of North Carolina Hospital in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. During her early life, she accepted Jesus Christ as her Savior, was baptized,…

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Ronnie Kell Green

RONNIE KELL GREEN was called home by his Heavenly Father on Monday, April 25, 2016, at Halifax Regional Medical Center in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. He was born to Hazel Pullen and the late Willie Hawkins on August 10, 1961. During his early years, he gave his life to Christ and became a member of the Piney Grove Baptist Church…

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Jerry Lewis Jefferson, Sr.

Jerry Lewis Jefferson, Sr., the son of Lucy Marie Alston Jefferson and the late Claude Jefferson, Sr., was born December 12, 1958, in Halifax County, North Carolina, and departed this earthly life on Sunday, April 17, 2016, at Nash General Hospital, Rocky Mount, North Carolina. Jerry received his education in the public schools of Halifax County, North Carolina.   He…

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Lenora A. Davis Williams

┬áLENORA DAVIS WILLIAMS, one of sixteen children born to the late Robert Hankin Davis and Mary Henderson Johnson Davis, was born in Jackson, Northampton County, North Carolina, on September 27, 1919. She entered into eternal rest on Monday, April 4, 2016, in Baltimore, Maryland. Lenora received her education through the Northampton County Public School System, and she also attended the…