Angelique Karina Lorgus, 30, passed away, Saturday August 23, 2014. She was born December 7, 1983 in Orange County California. She was preceded in death by her father, Gregory Allen Lorgus.
Anthony “Ray” Collie, 52, passed away, Sunday August 24, 2014. He was born October 16, 1961 in Nash County. He was preceded in death by his mother, Linda Rose Parker Groover.
Bryan Henry Whitford, Jr., 97, passed away on August 22, 2014. He was born May 18, 1917 in Beaufort County, the youngest of the four children of Bryan Henry Whitford, Sr. and Cornelia Mills Whitford. He was predeceased by his wife of 40 years, Grace Monteith Whitford.
ROCKY MOUNT –– Carrie Lee Pittman, 90, of Pinetops, died on August 16, 2014.
Cheryl House Vick, 55 passed away, Monday August 25, 2014. She was born February 18, 1959 in Halifax County. She was preceded in death by her father, Millard House.
Don Baker, age 59, of Spring Hope, passed away Saturday, August 23, 2014.
RALEIGH - George Carter, 68, died on Wednesday, August 20, 2014.
ROCKY MOUNT -–Lena Patricia Whitaker-Johnson, 48, of Rocky Mount, died on August 18, 2014.
Marjorie Page Tanner, age 81, passed away Sunday, August 24, 2014. She was preceded in death by her parents Jack and Pauline Page, husband H.M., sisters Lois, Patricia Ann and Jean, brothers Sonny Boy and Harold. She was the first of twelve children born to Jack and Pauline Page on August 30, 1932 in Nash County.
Mary Frances Brown Burgess, age 84, passed away Monday, August 25, 2014. Born in Northampton County on September 21, 1929 she was the daughter of the late Garland Edison Brown and Flaura Pritchette Brown. She was also predeceased in death by her husband, Joseph Norman Burgess and by one brother-in-law, Richard Tabb.
BATTLEBORO - Mary Helen McClellan, 75 of Battleboro, died on Saturday, August 25, 2014.
ROCKY MOUNT – Orlando “Gene” Alston, age 73, passed away Monday, August 25, 2014. A funeral service will be held Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 1 p.m. at St. John Baptist Church. Visitation will be held Friday, August 29, 2014 from 3-7 pm at Richardson Funeral Home in Nashville.
Samuel Austin, Jr., 71, of Wilson, passed away August 20, 2014. Funeral services were held on Sunday, August 24, 2014, at St. Paul Church of Christ Disciples of Christ in Wilson. Arrangements by H.D. Pope Funeral Home in Rocky Mount.
Steve Gupton, 71, passed away Wednesday, August 20, 2014. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 in the chapel of H.D. Pope Funeral Home with Pastor Reginald Silver officiating.
Verlin Thomas “Whistle” Hill, 50, of Spring Hope passed away Monday, August 25, 2014. The family will receive friends 6 – 9 p.m. Thursday, August 28, at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson and other times at the home.
LOUISBURG – Virginia Dale “Gin” Jones, age 60, passed away Sunday, August 24, 2014. A funeral service will be held Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 1 p.m. at Haywood Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Haywood Church Cemetery with Rev. Douglas Harris officiating. Visitation will be held prior to the service from 12-1 pm.