Category: Obituaries

Miriam “Boosie” Edmonds

On March 21, 1944, Ramsom Edmonds and Beulah Edwards Edmonds were presented with the birth a baby girl who was delivered by Ella Edwards, the mother of Beulah Edmonds. Ella gave the baby the name of Miriam. That baby girl was me. I had six brothers and one sister. My mom told me that I was the only one who…

Edward Louis “KC” Phipps

EDWARD LOUIS “KC” PHIPPS, son of Estelle Royster Phipps and the late James Louis Phipps, was born on November 6, 1967, in Halifax County, North Carolina. He transitioned from this earthly life to his heavenly home on Saturday, September 23, 2017, at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, North Carolina. “KC” accepted Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior and joined…

Mary Lucille Garner Jones

The earthly life of MARY LUCILLE GARNER JONES began on April 7, 1928, in Northampton County, North Carolina. She was born to the late Leslie Garner and Emma Hilliard Garner. She answered God’s call to eternal rest and peace on Saturday, September 23, 2017, at Samaritan Hospice, Virtua Hospital, Mt. Holly, New Jersey. Mary accepted Jesus Christ as her personal…

Lovely J. Walker

Lovely J. “Poopain” Walker, son of Pennie Tabron Walker and  the late John Walker, Sr., was born on June 28, 1959, in Halifax County, North Carolina, and departed this earthly life on Thursday, September 14, 2017, at his home in Enfield, North Carolina, surrounded by his loving family. Lovely was a loving son, husband, father, and friend. His relationship with…

Aillene Rebecca Edmonds Martin

AILLENE REBECCA EDMONDS MARTIN was born on May 6, 1937, in Halifax County, North Carolina, to the late Clara Edmonds and Ben Alston. She transitioned from this earthly life to her heavenly home on Saturday, September 2, 2017, at Halifax Regional Medical Center in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. Her formal education was received in the Halifax County Public School System,…

Carolyn Lorraine Evans

Carolyn Lorraine Evans was called home to glory on Monday, August 28, 2017, at Duke Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina. She was born to the late Lewis Allen Evans and Frankie Byrd Evans on September 18, 1945, in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. During her early life, Carolyn professed faith in Jesus Christ, was baptized, and became a member of…