Category: Obituaries

Jesse Coppedge, Sr.

JESSE COPPEDGE, SR., better known as “Good Time Charlie”, was born to the late Jimmie Coppedge and Bertha Lee Coppedge on December 24, 1937, in the town of Littleton, in Halifax County, North Carolina. He departed this earthly life on Tuesday, October 15, 2019, at Harlem Hospital, New York City, New York. During his early life, Jesse accepted Jesus Christ…

Darrel Renard Alston

The world was made brighter on October 7, 1965 when T. C. and Sandra Alston gave birth to a second male child and named him DARREL RENARD. Little did they know that this child would go far, do a lot, and accomplish much. He began his earthly journey by accepting Jesus Christ as his Savior and was baptized at the…

Raymond Hawkins, Sr.

RAYMOND HAWKINS, SR., the fifth of the eleven children of the late Junnie Hawkins and Connie Hockaday Hawkins, was born on June 4, 1929, in Halifax County, North Carolina. Raymond accepted Jesus Christ as his Savior during his early life. He received his first formal teachings of Christ at the Walnut Grove Sunday school in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, which…

Bernadine Richardson

BERNADINE RICHARDSON was born to the late Will Richardson and Adgelean Hedgepeth Richardson on August 13, 1946, in Halifax County, North Carolina. She transitioned from this earthly life to eternal rest and peace on Saturday, September 21, 2019, at Hunter Hills Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Rocky Mount, North Carolina. Bernadine accepted Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior at…

Stella Marie Williams Coles

Stella Marie Williams Coles was born in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, on May 10, 1922, to the late Vasco Deleon Williams and Anna Brown Williams. She transitioned from this earthly life and entered the heavenly realm on Friday, September 20, 2019, at Vidant Edgecombe Hospital in Tarboro, North Carolina. Stella, who was fondly called “Rie”, accepted Jesus Christ during her…

Lenward Alston

LENWARD ALSTON, son of the late Emmitt Alston, Sr. and Mamie Hines Alston, was born on June 3, 1935, in Halifax County, North Carolina. He answered God’s summon to enter his eternal home on Thursday, September, 19, 2019, at Halifax Regional Medical Center in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. During his early life, he professed faith in Jesus Christ and became…