Category: Obituaries

Rachel Mae Lee Fitts

RACHEL MAE LEE FITTS was born in Halifax County, North Carolina, on May 29, 1930, to the late Roosevelt Lee and Sarah Burgess Lee. She peacefully transitioned from this earthly life on Thursday, April 12, 2018, at Wake Medical Center, Raleigh, North Carolina. During her early life, Rachel professed faith in Jesus Christ, was baptized, and became a member of…

Ella Mae Richardson

ELLA MAE RICHARDSON, the proud daughter of Melvin “Blow” Harvey and Eula Mae Richardson Harvey, was born on October 13, 1963, in Halifax County, North Carolina. She entered into eternal rest and peace on Wednesday, April 11, 2018, at Concordia Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Henderson, North Carolina. Ella professed her faith in Jesus Christ, was baptized, and joined the…

Emma Jean Scott Sutton

Emma Jean Scott Sutton, daughter of the late Lloyd Green Scott, Sr. and Emma Jean Alston Scott, was born in Halifax County, North Carolina, on September 8, 1956. She departed this earthly life on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at Miriam Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island. Emma’s formal education was obtained through the public schools of Halifax County, North Carolina, and…

Ellen Marie Williams Jarrells

ELLEN MARIE WILLIAMS JARRELLS was born to the late Mattie Brown and Tommie Williams on May 1, 1937, in Warren County, North Carolina, and lived most of her life in Littleton, North Carolina, until her health declined. She answered God’s call to eternal rest and peace on Thursday, April 4, 2018, at her home in Clayton, North Carolina. Her formal…

Roshea Rena Richardson Hamilton

ROSHEA RENA RICHARDSON HAMILTON, daughter of the late Andrew Reece Richardson and Avorlean Silver Richardson, was born on December 14, 1946, in Halifax County, North Carolina. She entered into eternal rest and peace on Saturday, March 31, 2018, at Hunter Hill Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Rocky Mount, North Carolina. Roshea was a loving and caring daughter, sister, aunt and…

Cecil Tommie Jones, Sr.

CECIL “TOMMIE” JONES, Sr., son of the late Eddie Jones and Jannie Harris Jones, was born on October 31, 1938, in Halifax County, North Carolina. He departed this earthly home for eternal rest and peace in his Heavenly home on Monday, March 26, 2018, at Halifax Regional Medical Center in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. During his early life, “Tommie” accepted…