Friday, November 15, 2013

Nov. 14, 2013 @ 06:01 PM

Elizabeth R. Norwood

TOWNSVILLE — Elizabeth Rose Norwood, age 88, a resident of 15266 N.C. 39 North, died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, at Maria Parham Medical Center.

Born on April 21, 1925, in Shreveport, La., she was the daughter of the late William P. Rose and Rubie Hughens Rose and was the widow of Robert Alps Norwood.

Mrs. Norwood was a homemaker and was a member of Tabernacle United Methodist Church.

Graveside services will be held Saturday, Nov. 16, at 2 p.m. at Tabernacle United Methodist Church Cemetery by Rev. Kathryn R. Johnson.

She is survived by two sons, Raymond L. Norwood of Henderson and William Robert Norwood of Deltona, Fla.; one daughter, Rubie Suzanne N. Boisvert of Townsville; two brothers, Hardy Nicholas Rose of Prescott, Ariz., and William Hughens Rose of Murphy; three grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Phillip Wayne Norwood.

The family will receive friends immediately following the service on Saturday in the fellowship hall of Tabernacle United Methodist Church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Tabernacle United Methodist Church, c/o Sylvia Anderson, PO Box 203, Townsville, NC 27584.

Arrangements are by J.M. White Funeral Home.

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James Allen

HENDERSON — James Allen, 63, of 1225 Rockmill Road, died Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, at Maria Parham Medical Center.

A funeral will be held at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at Roanoke Christian Church in Palmer Springs, Va. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

Viewing is today, Nov. 15, from noon to 6 p.m. at Davis-Royster Funeral Service and at the church one hour prior to the service.

The family is receiving friends at the residence.

Arrangements are by Davis-Royster Funeral Service, which accepts online condolences at davis-royster.com.

 

 

Marianne Collins

HENDERSON — Marianne Collins, 56, of 2510 Oxford Road, died Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at Hock Family Pavilion in Durham.

Arrangements will be announced by J.M. White Funeral Home.

 

 

Annie W. Hawkins

HENDERSON — Annie Walter Hawkins died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, at her home.

The family will receive friends at the residence.

Arrangements will be announced by Garnes & Toney Funeral Home.

 

 

Derrick Ricks Sr.

HENDERSON — Derrick Ricks Sr., 46, of 802 Merriman Street, died Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, at Maria Parham Medical Center.

A funeral will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, in the chapel of Davis-Royster Funeral Service.

Viewing is today, Nov. 15, from noon to 6 p.m. in the chapel of Davis-Royster Funeral Service.

The family is receiving friends at the residence and at 33 Ashmont Lane, Henderson.

Arrangements are by Davis-Royster Funeral Service, which accepts online condolences at davis-royster.com.

 

 

Brenda H. Thornton

HENDERSON — Brenda Jean Hawkins Thornton, 55, of 328 Collins Road, died Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, at her residence.

A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at Refuge Church in Warrenton by Pastor Robert Terry Jr. Interment will follow in Blacknall Cemetery.

Viewing is today, Nov. 15, from noon to 6 p.m. at Davis-Royster Funeral Service and at the church one hour prior to the service.

The family is receiving friends at the residence.

Arrangements are by Davis-Royster Funeral Service, which accepts online condolences at davis-royster.com.

 

 

Chris A. Williams

HENDERSON — Chris Allen Williams, 52, died Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, at her home.

A funeral will be held at noon Saturday, Nov. 16, at Oak Level United Church of Christ in Manson by Pastor Leon White. Interment will follow in Brookston Baptist Church Cemetery.

Arrangements are by R.H. Greene Funeral Home.