Saturday, December 28, 2013

Dec. 27, 2013 @ 04:48 PM

V. Lynn Grissom

 

HENDERSON — Vernon Lynn Grissom, age 48, a resident of 463 Dabney Woods Lane, died Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, from injuries received in an automobile accident.

Born on July 11, 1965, in Vance County, he was the son of Delora Ann Lassiter Grissom of Kittrell and the late Vernon Wyche Grissom Jr.

He was a distribution supervisor for Dollar General in South Boston, Va., where he was loved by all his employees.

Lynn loved baseball and when he was younger tried out for the Durham Bulls.

Funeral services will be held Monday, Dec. 30, at 2 p.m. at Fuller Chapel United Church Of Christ by Rev. Tammy Ayscue. Burial will follow in Sunset Gardens.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Eileen Price Grissom of the home; two sons, Joshua Lynn Grissom and Dylan Wyche Grissom of the home; one brother, Stephen Jay Grissom of Raleigh; his father-in-law, Floyd Daylon Price Jr., and mother-in-law, Pauline F. Price, of Zebulon; two brothers-in-law, Floyd D. Price III and wife Teresa of Wendell and Jared Price of Thailand; and his faithful dog Max.

The family will receive friends Sunday night from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at J.M. White Funeral Home. At other times they will be at the home, at 463 Dabney Woods Lane, off Poplar Creek Road.

Serving as active pallbearers will be Herbie Grissom, Al Grissom, Tony Grissom, Rod Moss, Steve Wiggins and Billy Wiggins.

Arrangements are by J.M. White Funeral Home.

Paid obituary

 

 

Joe J. Bibee

HENDERSON — Joe J. “Jimmy” Bibee, 79, of Henderson, died Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, at Maria Parham Medical Center.

Born in Guilford County, he was the son of the late Joel Lewis Bibee and Myrtle Burnette Bibee.

Mr. Bibee was a retired supervisor at Harriet & Henderson Yarns Inc. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He was a member of South Henderson Pentecostal Holiness Church, the Living by Faith Sunday School Class and the Men’s Fellowship.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, at 3 p.m. at South Henderson Pentecostal Holiness Church, conducted by Rev. Frank Sossamon and Rev. Ricky Bibee. Burial will follow in Sunset Gardens.

Surviving are his wife of 61 years, Eunice Myers Bibee; three sons, Roger Bibee and wife Elizabeth of Henderson, Rev. Ricky Bibee and wife Sandra of Danville, Va., and Ronald Bibee of Henderson; three sisters, Peggy B. Hamlett of Kernersville, Margaret Bibee of Henderson and Betty B. Gibson of Hope Mills; two brothers, Roy Bibee of Ringgold, Va., and David Bibee of Danville, Va.; eight grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two sisters, Sue Goins and Helen Underwood.

The family will receive friends Sunday, Dec. 29, from 1 to 3 p.m. at South Henderson Pentecostal Holiness Church. All other times, they will be at the home.

Serving as active pallbearers will be James Pendergrass, Decky Crowder, Ronald Bibee, Roger Bibee Jr., Craig Edwards and James Reid.

Flowers will be accepted, or memorials may be made to South Henderson Pentecostal Holiness Church, 905 Americal Road, Henderson, NC 27536.

Arrangements are by Flowers Funeral Home.

Paid obituary

 

 

Odelsie Eaton

BUTNER — Odelsie Eaton, 81, died Friday, Dec. 20, 2013.

A funeral will be held at 1 p.m. today, Dec. 28, in the chapel at Wright Funeral Home.

Arrangements are by Wright Funeral Home.

 

 

Henry E. Chavis

Oxford — Henry Eugene Chavis, 83, died Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013.

A funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 30, in the chapel at Wright Funeral Home.

Viewing will be Sunday, Dec. 29, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by Wright Funeral Home.

 

 

Willie Green

HENDERSON — Willie Green, 64, of 514 Hargrove Street, died Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, at Duke Medical Center.

Arrangements will be announced E.C. Terry’s Funeral and Cremation Service.

 

 

George W. Hargrove

OXFORD — George W. Hargrove, 85, died Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013.

A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 29, at United Christian Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church.

Viewing is today, Dec. 28, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Wright Funeral Home.

Arrangements are by Wright Funeral Home.

 

 

Vivian Judkins

HENDERSON — Vivian Judkins died Monday, Dec. 23, 2013, at Maria Parham Medical Center.

A funeral will be held at noon Sunday, Dec. 29, at Sandy Grove Missionary Baptist Church.

Viewing will be at the church for one hour prior to the service.

Arrangements are by Garnes & Toney Funeral home.

 

 

Mervin L. Steward

WISE — Mervin Lee Steward, 79, died Friday, Dec. 20, 2013.

A funeral will be held at 10 a.m. today, Dec. 28, at Locust Grove Baptist Church by Rev. Kenneth Alexander. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

Viewing will be at the church for one hour prior to the service.

Arrangements are by R.H. Greene Funeral Home.