Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Mar. 11, 2014 @ 05:24 PM

Gilbert L. Bullock

KITTRELL — Mr. Gilbert Luther Bullock, age 78, a resident of Kittrell, died Monday, March 10, 2014, at his home.

Born in Wake County on April 23, 1935, he was the son of the late Willie Luther Bullock and Dixie Brantley Bullock.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and was a self-employed electrician.

A memorial service with Military Honors will be held Saturday, March 15, 2014, at 2 p.m. at New Hope Baptist Church by Rev. Henry Abbott.

He is survived by his wife, Sabrina Lynn Bullock; four daughters, Penny Bullock Burke of Kittrell, Mercedes Bullock of Spring Lake, Jean O’Neal of Thief River Falls, Minn., and Selena Bullock of Kittrell; a sister, Gloria Lane Foy and husband Ray of Raleigh; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, Gilbert Luther Bullock Jr., and two brothers, Edwin Bullock and Joel Bullock.

The family will receive friends Saturday prior to the service from 1 to 2 p.m. at New Hope Baptist Church.

Arrangements are by J.M. White Funeral Home.

 

James E. Brown

HENDERSON — James Earl Brown, 65, of 270 Burnside Road, died Monday, March 10, 2014, at Maria Parham Medical Center.

The family is receiving friends at the residence.

Arrangements will be announced by Davis-Royster Funeral Service.

 

Edward Davis

TOWNSVILLE — Edward Davis, 78, of 161 Howell Road, died Monday, March 10, 2014, at his residence.

Arrangements will be announced by Davis-Royster Funeral Service.

 

Margie S. Garrett

DURHAM — Margie Smith Davis Garrett, 73, of 706 Berry St., died Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at Duke University Medical Center.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 13, at Sunset Gardens by Rev. Gary Harper.

The family will receive friends today, March 12, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at J.M. White Funeral Home. At other times they will be at the home of Tanya Pearce, 716 S. Carolina Ave., Henderson.

Arrangements are by J.M. White Funeral Home.

 

Lucille B. Harris

OXFORD — Lucille Bryant Harris, 64, of 4043 Pine Tree Hollow Road, died Saturday, March 8, 2014, at Duke University Medical Center in Durham.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 13, at First Baptist Church in Oxford by Rev. Walter McCloud. Interment will follow in Meadowview Memorial Park.

Viewing is today, March 12, from noon to 6 p.m. in the chapel of 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.

 

Nathan Thorpe

OXFORD — Nathan Thorpe, 54, of 213 Lewis St., died Sunday, March 9, 2014, at his home.

A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, March 14, at Betts & Son Funeral Home by Rev. Roderick Herndon.

Viewing will be Thursday, March 13, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

The family will receive friends at the home.

Arrangements are by Betts & Son Funeral Home, which accepts online condolences at bettsandsonfuneralhome.com.

 

Thomas E. Vass Sr.

HENDERSON — Thomas Elwood Vass Sr., 55, of 721 State St., died Monday, March 10, 2014, at his residence.

The family will receive friends at the residence.

Arrangements will be announced by Davis-Royster Funeral Service.

 

Michael D. Wilson Sr.

HENDERSON — Michael David Wilson Sr., 55, of 2040 Raleigh Road, died Monday, March 10, 2014.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 13, at New Sandy Creek Baptist Church.

The family will receive friends at the home of Christopher and Jena Wilson, 693 Walter Bowen Road, Epsom.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Michael David Wilson Sr. Funeral Fund, c/o J. M. White Funeral Home, 60 Zeb Robinson Road, Henderson, NC 27536.

Arrangements are by J.M. White Funeral Home.