Category: Obituaries

Terry Shewanna “Tinksie” Lynch

Funeral arrangements are incomplete for Terry Shewanna “Tinksie” Lynch, 53, of 14892 NC Highway 43, Whitakers, NC, who passed away on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill, NC.        

Roxy “Sallie” Garner Byrd

On September 17, 1919, Roxy “Sallie” Garner Byrd was born in Northampton County, North Carolina, to the late Leslie Garner and Emma Hilliard Garner. She peacefully departed this earthly life and entered her Heavenly home on Sunday, May 21, 2017, at Halifax Regional Medical Center in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. During her early life, she attended the Northampton County Public…

Virgie Marie Cheek Williams

Virgie Marie Cheek Williams, the daughter of the late Charles Lee Cheek and Mollie Clanton Cheek, was born on September 4, 1922, in Warren County, North Carolina, and departed this earthly life on April, 22, 2017, at  her home surrounded by her loving family. Virgie was the third of four children and was preceded in death by all of her…

Pearlie Mae Rosser Clanton

PEARLIE MAE ROSSER CLANTON, daughter of the late Baldie Rosser, Sr. and Eula Alston Rosser, was born on February 9, 1937, in Halifax County, North Carolina. She transitioned from this earthly life to her Heavenly home on Thursday, April 20, 2017, in the serenity of her home in Littleton, North Carolina. Her formal education was received in the Halifax County…

John Albert “John Boy” Clarke

JOHN ALBERT “JOHN BOY” CLARKE, son of the late Doyle McDonald Clarke, Sr. and Edith Batchelor Clarke, was born on June 1, 1951, in Enfield, North Carolina, and answered God’s call to eternal rest and peace on Friday, April 7, 2017, at the family home in Enfield, North Carolina. During his early life, John professed faith in Christ and became…

Deacon Burman “Bro” Lee

Deacon Burman “Bro” Lee, son of the late Betsy Mills and Burman Lee, was born on November 3, 1937, in Halifax County, North Carolina. He answered God’s summon to eternalrest and peace on Saturday, March 25, 2017, at Vidant Inpatient Hospice in Greenville, North Carolina. During his early life, Burman accepted Christ as his personal Savior, was baptized, and became…