Category: Obituaries

Mary Ella Jones Burgess

Funeral arrangements are incomplete for Mary Ella Jones Burgess, 66, of 117 Nation Road, who expired on Sunday, November 29, 2020, at Vidant North Hospital in Roanoke Rapids, NC.

George Norman “Buck” Price

GEORGE NORMAN “BUCK” PRICE was born to the late Emily Price Royster and George Alston on August 12, 1942, in Warren County, North Carolina. His stepfather, Herbert Royster, was also an integral part of his life. God called him from this earthly life to eternal rest and peace on Sunday, November 22, 2020, at Virginia Commonwealth University Hospital in Richmond,…

Virginia Dare Williams Young

Virginia Dare Williams Young was born in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina on November 7, 1936, to the late Vasco Williams and Anna Brown Williams and entered her eternal rest on November 24, 2020. Virginia, who we fondly called “Gin”, attended Halifax County Schools and graduated from John Armstrong Chaloner High School in 1955. Virginia was known as the lovely songbird whose melodic…

Minnie Ruth Silver Taylor

MINNIE RUTH SILVER TAYLOR, her life’s work finished and approved by God, closed her eyes and relaxed into eternal sleep on Monday, November 16, 2020, at her home in Littleton, North Carolina, surrounded by her loving family. She was born to Robert Silver, Sr. and the late Mary Alice Manley Silver on April 17, 1948, in Halifax County, North Carolina.…

Maria Robinson “Honey Pie” Hicks

MARIA ROBINSON HICKS, affectionately known as “Honey Pie”, was born to the late Bernard “Buck” Robinson and Mattie “Peggy” Simms Robinson on October 19, 1936, in Warren County, North Carolina. She transitioned from this earthly life to her heavenly home on Tuesday November, 10, 2020, at Signature Health Care of Roanoke Rapids in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. Her formal education…

John Henry Price

JOHN HENRY PRICE, son of the late Willie Price and Mollie Williams Price, was born on August 31, 1928, in Halifax County, North Carolina, and was the eldest of eight children. He answered God’s summon to eternal rest and peace on Wednesday, November 4, 2020, at his home in Littleton, North Carolina, surrounded by his loving family. During his early…