Thursday, October 31, 2013

Oct. 30, 2013 @ 06:13 PM

Cora V. Green

LOUISBURG — Cora Virginia Green, 80, died Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013.

A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 1, at Rowland Chapel Christian Church in Henderson. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Visitation is today from 4 to 7 p.m. at Richardson Funeral Home.

Arrangements are by Richardson Funeral Home.

 

 

George M. Hayes

OXFORD — George Michael “Mike” Hayes, 56, died Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, at Duke University Medical Center.

A funeral will be held at 3 p.m. today, Oct. 31, at Providence Baptist Church by Dr. Randy Pittman. Burial will be at South Granville Memorial Gardens in Stem.

Visitation will be today, Oct. 31, from 1 to 3 p.m. prior to the service at Providence Baptist Church and at other times at the home.

Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to Providence Baptist Church, c/o Tonya Perry, 2551 Ace Drive, Oxford, NC 27565.

Arrangements are by Eakes Funeral Home, which accepts online condolences at eakesfuneralhome.com.

 

 

Bertha M. Hurst

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — Bertha Miller Hurst died Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in Maryland.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, at Fairview Cemetery in Warrenton.

Visitation will be Sunday from noon to 2 p.m. prior to the service at Blaylock Funeral Home.

Arrangements are by Blaylock Funeral Home, which accepts online condolences at blaylockfh.com.

 

 

Lucy B. Kearney

WARRENTON — Lucy Bell Kearney, 88, died Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, at Maria Parham Medical Center.

A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, at Coley Springs Missionary Baptist Church by Rev. Carson F. Jones Jr. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Viewing will be today, Oct. 31, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Boyd’s Funeral Services Chapel.

Arrangements are by Boyd’s Funeral Services.

 

 

Winston P. Parrott

WILTON — Winston Peace Parrott, 81, died Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013.

A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, at Banks United Methodist Church by Pastor Gina Miller and Rev. Ray Gooch.

Following internment, a reception for family and friends will be held in the fellowship hall of the church.

Visitation is today, Oct. 31, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Banks United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall Fund, c/o Jean Watkins, 3608 Brassfield Road, Creedmoor, NC 27522.

Arrangements are by Eakes Funeral Home, which accepts online condolences at eakesfuneralhome.com.

 

 

Christine B. Samford

TOWNSVILLE — Christine Brewer Samford, 90, died Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at Nutbush Presbyterian Church. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Nutbush Presbyterian Church, PO Box 116, Townsville, NC 27584.

Arrangements are by J.M. White Funeral Home.

 

 

Carolyn D. Thaxton

OXFORD — Hixie Caroline “Carolyn” Dement Wilson Thaxton, 79, died Monday, Oct. 28, 2012.

A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at Oxford Baptist Church by Rev. Chris Aho and Dr. J. Steven Bolton. Interment will follow in Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Wednesday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Gentry Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home.

Flowers are accepted or memorial may be made to Oxford Baptist Church (Restoration Project), PO Box 398, Oxford, NC 27565.

Arrangements are by Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home, which accepts online condolences at hallwynne.com.

 

 

Cynthia S. Turner

MANSON — Cynthia Sue Turner, 63, died Monday, Oct. 28, 2013.

Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at Blaylock Funeral Home.

Arrangements are by Blaylock Funeral Home, which accepts online condolences at blaylockfh.com.