Category: Obituaries

Reginald Levon Harris

REGINALD LEVON HARRIS, affectionately known as “Red”, began his journey with life on November 7, 1967, in Littleton, North Carolina, and was born to the late Ernest Harris and Burnice Rosser Harris. After a lengthy illness, Reginald’s earthly life’s journey came to a peaceful close on Saturday, August 4, 2018, at Vidant Edgecombe Hospital in Tarboro, North Carolina. During his…

Velvet Lee Tucker Williams

VELVET LEE TUCKER WILLIAMS, daughter of the late Wilbert Edward Tucker and Irene Weaver Tucker, was born on July 22, 1940, in Brunswick County, Virginia. After a lengthy illness, she departed this earthly life on Wednesday, July 25, 2018, at the Brian Center Southpoint in Durham, North Carolina. During her childhood, Velvet joined Patillo Chapel Baptist Church in Henrico, North…

Floyd Edmonds

FLOYD EDMONDS was born on October 21, 1938, in Halifax County, North Carolina, and was the sixth of the eight children of the late Ransom Edmonds and Beulah Edwards Edmonds. He answered God’s call to eternal rest and peace on Monday, July 16, 2018, in Dayton, Ohio, while recovering from cardio renal complications. During his early years, he accepted Jesus…

Herbert Alston

HERBERT ALSTON, beloved father, son, brother and friend, was born to the late Willis Alston and Annie Mae Somerville Alston on August 3, 1945, in Halifax County, North Carolina. He departed this earthly life and entered his Heavenly home on Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Raleigh, North Carolina. His formal education was received in the Halifax County Public School System.…

Alfred Alonzo “Bug” Harris

ALFRED ALONZO “BUG” HARRIS was born on October 31, 1954, in Halifax County, North Carolina, to the late Plummer Harris and Alice Solomon Harris. He transitioned from this earthly life to enter his Heavenly home on Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at Transitions LifeCare in Raleigh, North Carolina. Alfred accepted Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior during his early life…

Joe Edward Dowtin

JOE EDWARD DOWTIN, son of the late Willie Dowtin and O’Lillian Jones Dowtin, was born on July 1, 1945, in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. He peacefully entered into eternal rest and peace on Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at the Berkeley Medical Center in Martinsburg, West Virginia. During his early years, Joe became a member of the Shearins Chapel Baptist Church…