Kay Walker Russell

FOXFIRE VILLAGE — Kay Walker Russell, 77 years young, passed away on April 18, 2018 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s.  Born on January 18, 1941 in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Archibald James Walker and Mary Ellen Woo More...

Fred D. Whitted

Fred D. Whitted, 83, a resident of 817 Franklin Street, died Tuesday, April 17 at Duke Medical Center.  He was the son of the late Louise Whitted and Walter Jones. More...

Victoria Jalissa Bradsher Daniel

Victoria Jalissa Bradsher Daniel, the daughter of Carl and Judy Snipes Bradsher, was born August 12, 1991 in the Women’s Hospital in Greensboro. More...

Martha Pearl Cunningham

LEASBURG — Martha Pearl Cunningham, age 89, resident of Leasburg, went to be with the Lord on Sunday morning, April 15, due to the effects of dementia and cancer while at the Hospice Home in Burlington.  More...

Jeffrey Lee Fuller

LEASBURG -— Mr. Jeffrey Lee Fuller, age 55, of 1897 Solomon Lea Road, Leasburg, departed this life on Sunday, April 15, 2018 in his home. He was a native of Person County.   More...

Charlie William "Little Charlie" Chambers III

HURDLE MILLS — Charlie William “Little Charlie” Chambers III, 44, of 7802 Burlington Rd., died Sunday, April 15, 2018.  Born in Person County, Little Charlie was the son of Charlie William “C.W.” and Carolyn Gentry Chambers, who survive, of Hurd More...

Nancy Pass Mangum

SEMORA — Nancy Pass Mangum, 83, died Friday, April 13, 2018, at Hock Family Pavilion.  She was born in Person Co., the daughter of the late Thomas Owen Pass and Nancy Crowder Pass.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Clement More...

Willie Lee Sherman

CHARLOTTE — Ms. Willie Lee Sherman, 90, passed away peacefully into the arms of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Tuesday, Jan. More...

Edward Lawton Gardner

SEMORA — Edward Lawton Gardner, 59, of 122 Glennie Irvin Rd., Semora, died Saturday, April 7, 2018.  Mr. Gardner was the son of the late William and Alice Dewey Gardner.  Mr. More...

Elizabeth Link

Mrs. Elizabeth Link, age 91, of 319 Newell Street, departed this life on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 in her residence. She was a native of Person County and a member of Prospect Hill Baptist Church. More...

Jackson Luke Parham

BLYTHEWOOD, SC – Jackson Luke Parham, 16, of Blythewood, died peacefully, Wednesday, April 11, 2018. Born in El Dorado, Arizona on February 27, 2002, he was a son of Karen Huff Parham and Clinton Ronald Parham. More...

Corinna Frances Day Taylor

Corinna Frances Day Taylor, 87, formerly of 330 Burlington Road, died Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at Roxboro Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. More...

Terry Lee Prevette

North Wilkesboro — Terry Lee Prevette, age 70, of North Wilkesboro, died Monday, April 9, 2018 at Forsyth Medical Center. He was born January 17, 1948 in Wilkes County to Talmadge “Tam” and Thelma Lee Prevette. Mr. More...

Mary Lee Scoggins

Mrs. Mary Lee Scoggins, age 84, of 153 Cleveland Lane, departed this life on Sunday, April 8, 2018 in Person Memorial Hospital. She was a native of Person County and a member of Hester Grove Baptist Church in Hurdle Mills.  More...

Marlis Elaine Pearce Amato

TIMBERLAKE —  Marlis Elaine Pearce Amato, 63, of 6927 Oxford Road, Timberlake, died Monday, April 9, 2018 at her home. Born in Ontario, New York, she was the daughter of the late James Pearce and Zerlina Weicenthal Pearce.  More...

Lois Day Hargis Shanko

Lois Day Hargis Shanko, 102, formerly of Roxboro, died Friday, April 6, 2018. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late John Andrew Day and Lula May Carrington Day. More...

Mickey Neal Davis

HURDLE MILLS — Mickey Neal Davis, 42, of 101 Zacks Rd., Hurdle Mills, died Saturday, April 7, 2018.  Born in Person County, Mr. Davis was the son of Roy and Linda Terry Davis, who survive.  Mr. More...

James Samuel "Jimmie" Hornbuckle, Jr.

ROUGEMONT — James Samuel “Jimmie” Hornbuckle, Jr., age 81, of 805 Medford Oakley Road, Rougemont, died Monday night, April 9, 2018 at his home. More...

Michael Vaughn Lockhart

VIRGILINA, VA — Michael Vaughn Lockhart, age 64, of 1086 Covered Bridge Trail, Virgilina, Virginia, died Wednesday afternoon, April 4, 2018 at his home. Mr. More...

Drucilla Allen Cousin

Mrs. Drucilla Allen Cousin, age 59, of 225 Everett Avenue, departed this life in her home on Saturday, April 7, 2018. She was a native of Person County and a member of New Hope Person Baptist Church in Timberlake.  More...

Jane Davis

SEMORA — Jane Davis, age 73, of Semora, died April 6, 2018.  She is preceded in death by her parents Boyd Davis and Grace Morris South.  Also, preceded in death by her husband James C. Davis.  More...

Doris "Dot" Thompson Rudd

PROSPECT HILL — Doris “Dot” Thompson Rudd, 86, of 715 Ridgeville Road died Sunday, April 8, 2018 at her home.  She was born in Caswell County to the late David James Thompson and Moriah Jordan Thompson.  In addition to her parents, More...

John Willard Shotwell

John Willard “J.W.” Shotwell, age 76, died Monday, April 9, 2018 surrounding by loved ones. He was born in Person County, to the late Melvin Willard and Fannie Shotwell. More...

John Edward Huff

John Edward Huff, 51, of Roxboro died Friday, April 6, 2018 at his home.  He was born in Durham County to the late James Eddie Huff and Betty Huff Holt Reaves, who survives.  In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by hi More...

Martha Wehrenberg Brandon

Martha Wehrenberg Brandon, age 96, formerly of 76 Old US 501, died Wednesday morning, April 4, 2018 at Transitions Life Care in Raleigh.  More...

Mary Zelma Carver Lupton

Mary Zelma Carver Lupton, age 81, of 267 Carver Holt Road, died Thursday morning, April 5, 2018 at Duke Regional Hospital.  More...

Dana Louise Tuck Mills

MIDLOTHIAN, VA — Dana Louise Tuck Mills, age 67, of 1730 Early Settlers Road, Midlothian, Virginia, died Wednesday morning, April 4, 2018 at Johnston-Willis Hospital in Richmond, VA.  More...

Richard Allen Fink

ROUGEMONT — Richard Allen Fink, 77, of 3007 Mt. Harmony Church Rd., Rougemont, died Tuesday, April 3, 2018.  Born in Washington Co., Virginia.  Mr. More...

Edna Newman

Mrs. Edna Newman, age 98, of 807 Lyle Street, departed this life in her home on Tuesday, April 3, 2018. She was a native of Person County and a member of Mill Hill Baptist Church.  More...

Elma Elizabeth Carver Clayton

Elma Elizabeth Carver Clayton, 92, formerly of 692 Jasper Clayton Road, died on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at her home lovingly surrounded by her family. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Robie Flem Carver and Lessie Clayton Carver. More...

Sidney Wilton Hawkins

Sidney Wilton Hawkins, 96, was born of November 24, 1921 and died Tuesday, April 3, 2018 seven months from his 97th birthday. He was born in Georgetown, Florida. More...

Elma Elizabeth Carver Clayton

Elma Elizabeth Carver Clayton, 92, formerly of 692 Jasper Clayton Road, died on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at her home lovingly surrounded by her family. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Robie Flem Carver and Lessie Clayton Carver. More...

John Shields Bell

Mr. John Shields Bell passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2018 at the age of 90. He was born in Burke County on July 14, 1927, to the late Cecil Edward and Rebekah Shields Bell.    More...

Kent Earl Pittman

Kent Earl Pittman, 56, died Tuesday, March 20,2018 at Duke Hospital. More...

Franklin Delano Warren

Franklin Delano Warren, 81, died Friday, March 30, 2018.  He was born in Person County to the late Claude Coke Warren and Mary Emma Irwin Warren.  Mr. More...

David Lee Williams

Mr. David Lee Williams, age 53, of 160 Gravitte Road, departed this life on Monday, April 2, 2018 in Hock Family Pavilion in Durham. More...

William Monroe Thaxton

William “Bill” Monroe Thaxton, 72, died Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at his home.  He was born in Person County to the late Elvis and Maude Palmer Thaxton.  In addition, Mr. More...

Altomae Wilkins Mitchell

ROUGEMONT — Mrs. More...

Claude Novel Martin Jr.

ROANOKE, VA -— Claude Novel Martin Jr., 79, entered into Heaven to join his wife and his Savior on Saturday, March 31, 2018.  Claude Jr. was a loving brother, father, grandfather and devoted husband. More...

Shirley Ann (Pulliam) Hayes

BURLINGTON, NJ — Shirley Ann (Pulliam) Hayes entered into eternal rest on March 28, 2018 at Burlington Woods Health Care Center, Burlington, New Jersey. Shirley was born on July 29, 1937 in Roxboro to the late Charlie Earnest Pulliam More...

Nancy Ann Hudson

RALEIGH — Nancy Ann Hudson, 82 of Raleigh, died April 1, 2018 after a valiant battle with colon cancer.  More...

Charles Anderson Thomas, Sr

RALEIGH — Charles Anderson (Andy) Thomas, Sr., 63, passed away April 2, 2018 in Raleigh. Family and friends will be received at Brooks & White Funeral Home this Wednesday April 4, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. More...

Bonnie Ann Berryhill Truitt

JACKSONVILLE —  Bonnie Ann Berryhill Truitt age 66, of 2301 Indian Drive, Jacksonville, died Friday night, March 23, 2018 at her home. Mrs. More...

Carolyn "Sue" Jeffries

Carolyn “Sue” Jeffries at age 78 passed away peacefully in her home on Wednesday, March 28, 2018. Born on June 11, 1939 in Owings, West Virginia. Daughter of the late Sandusky Walsh Jones and Elizabeth Hall Jones. More...

Shirley Tucker Mitchell

Mrs. Shirley Tucker Mitchell, age 68, of 415 Cody Street, Roxboro, NC, departed this life on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 in Peak Resources - Treyburn, Durham, NC. She was a native of Harnett County and a member of Allen Chapel A.M.E. More...

Kenneth Radford "Bubba" Garrett

Kenneth Radford “Bubba” Garrett age 79 of 507 W. Gordon Street died Sunday morning, March 25, 2018 at his home. He was born in Person County to the late Henry Kenneth Garrett and Lucille E. More...

Edith Grey Ritchie Merritt

Edith Grey Ritchie Merritt of Roxboro died Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at the age of 95.  Mrs. Merritt, or Edith Grey as she was often called, was born June 13, 1922 to Henry E. and Lilla Parker Ritchie in Pamplico, South Carolina. More...

Howard Lee Hall

ROUGEMONT — Howard Lee Hall, 89, of 125 Hall Farm Road, Rougemont died Sunday, March 25, 2018.  He was born in Orange County to the late Lewis and Addie Mangum Hall.  Mr. More...

Donald "Donnie" Thomas Rountree

CEDAR GROVE — Donald “Donnie” Thomas Rountree of Cedar Grove,  passed away on March 22, 2018 at the age of 76.   Donnie loved his family and was an active member of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church, the Cedar Grove Ruritan C More...

Betty Jean Holeman

Ms. Betty Jean Holeman, age 66, of 2614 Red Valley Drive, Rougemont, departed this life on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 in Peak Resources - Treyburn, Durham. More...