Category: Obituaries

Fred Arthur Taylor

FRED ARTHUR TAYLOR was born on September 28, 1949, in Warren County, North Carolina, to the late Herbert Taylor and Daisy Harrington Taylor. He departed this earthly life to enter his heavenly home on Friday, March 10, 2017, at the Durham Veteran’s Administration Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina after a long illness. Fred was educated in the Warren County…

Ezell Hendricks

EZELL HENDRICKS, daughter of the late Edgar Hendricks, Sr. and Eva Kimball Hendricks, was born on April 17, 1939, in Halifax County, North Carolina. She departed this physical life and received her heavenly wings on Friday, February 24, 2017, at her home in Littleton, North Carolina, surrounded by her loved ones and caregivers. During her early life, Ezell joined the…

Ottra “PeeWee” Newell

OTTRA “PEEWEE” NEWELL, son of the late Jim Newell and Mary A. Putney Newell, was born on October 18, 1946, in Halifax County, North Carolina.  He answered God’s call to eternal rest and peace on Sunday, February 19, 2017, at his home in Littleton, North Carolina. During his early life, he professed faith and belief in Jesus Christ and became…

Arrie Mariah “Fiz” Phipps Townes

ARRIE MARIAH “FIZ” PHIPPS TOWNES, was born on Christmas Eve, 1932, in Halifax County, North Carolina, to the late Roger Phipps and Alice Foots Phipps. She transitioned from this earthly life to her Heavenly home on Friday, February 10, 2017, at her home in the Summit Community of Littleton, North Carolina. During her early life, she accepted Jesus Christ as…

Cynthia D. Lynch-Edmonds

CYNTHIA DIANE LYNCH-EDMONDS was born on September 1, 1958, in Halifax County, North Carolina, to the late June “Pop” Newell and Evelyn Lynch-Bluford, and departed this earthly life on Saturday, February 4, 2017, at Duke University Hospital in Durham, North Carolina. Cynthia accepted Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior and became a member of the Fidelity Baptist Church in,…

Edward Levon Jones

EDWARD LEVON JONES was born on April 23, 1950, in Halifax County, North Carolina, to the late Dolphus Jones and Elsie Fleming Jones. At an early age, he accepted Christ and was baptized at the House of Prayer Bible Way Church in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. His formal education was received in the Halifax County Public School System, and he…