Joseph Ronald Lee

Joseph Ronald Lee, 73, of 2010 Chub Lake Rd., passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on Monday, May 21, 2018 at 9:30 p.m. More...

Thomas Blackwell Sparrow

ROUGEMONT -— Thomas Blackwell Sparrow, 87, entered peacefully into eternal rest on Sunday, May 20, 2018 at The Duke Hock Family Pavilion in Durham.  Mr. More...

Debra Fletcher Powell

Debra Fletcher Powell, 62, formerly of 164 Latoma Drive, died Sunday, May 20, 2018. Born in Durham County, she was the daughter of Dan Ward Fletcher and Betty Lee Stancil, who survive. Mrs. Powell was the owner of Person to Person Insurance. More...

Anna Lee Lipscomb Holt

Anna Lee Lipscomb Holt, 86, of 199 Carver Holt Rd., died Tuesday, May 22, 2018.  Born in Person County, Mrs. Holt was the daughter of the late Hudson and Eldorado Mangum Lipscomb and wife of the late Harold Thomas Holt.  More...

Minerva Elizabeth Talley Paylor

Mrs. Minerva Elizabeth Talley Paylor, age 93, of 901 Ridge Road, departed this life on Sunday, May 20, 2018 in Person Memorial Hospital. She was a native of Person County and a member of Old Mt. Zion Baptist Church.  More...

Berkley Owen Stone

ROUGEMONT — Berkley Owen Stone, 81, of 8600 McKee Road, Rougemont, died Tuesday, May 15, 2018.  He was born in Granville County to the late Richard Lemuel Stone and Vennie Compton Stone.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded More...

Mamie Wilbourne Regan

TIMBERLAKE — Mamie Wilbourne Regan, 77, formerly of 2363 Antioch Church Road, Timberlake, died Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at her home. Born in Granville County, she was the daughter of the late John Oliver Wilbourne and Rosa Matthews Wilbourne. More...

John Edward Allen

Mr. John Edward Allen, age 69, of 711 Leasburg Road, Lot #48, departed this life on Saturday, May 12, 2018 in White Oak Manor in Burlington. He was a native of Person County and a veteran of the US Marine Corps.  More...

John B. Robinson

BOONE — John B. Robinson, age 94, of Boone, passed away Monday afternoon, May 7, 2018, at Deerfield Ridge Assisted Living in Boone. More...

Reginald Brooks Jones

CHARLOTTE — Reginald Brooks Jones, 98, formerly of Roxboro, died Sunday, May 6, 2018 at Aldersgate Retirement Community. Born in Lunenburg, Virginia he was the son of the late Espy Roy Jones, Sr. and Erva Thompson Brooks. More...

Flossie L. Cunningham

DURHAM --— Mrs. Flossie L. Cunningham, age 92, of 124 Obie Drive, Durham, departed this earthly life on Saturday, May 12, 2018 in her home surrounded by her family. More...

Gene Thomas “G.T.” Fox

Gene Thomas “G.T.” Fox, 85, of 3111 Old Allensville Road, died Saturday May 12, 2018 at Duke University Medical Center. More...

James William Winter, Jr.

James William Winter, Jr., 85, went home to be with his Lord on Tuesday, May 8.  He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Carolyn Winter; three stepchildren, Terri A. Cook of Augusta, Georgia; Ernest Lawrence Cook, Jr. More...

Raymond N. Whitt

HOLLY HILL, FL — Raymond N. Whitt, 94, of Holly Hill, Florida, passed away Thursday, May 3, 2018. More...

Bruce Cleveland "Butch" Butcher

Bruce Cleveland “Butch” Butcher, 81, of 21 Butcher Place Road, died Friday, May 4, 2018. Born in Hampden, Massachusetts, he was the son of the late Nicholas Butcher and Fern Woodman Corriher. More...

Dolly Thompson White

ROUGEMONT — Mrs. Dolly Thompson White, age 58, of 236 Acorn Court, Rougemont, departed this life on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 in UNC-Hospitals in Chapel Hill. More...

Urgel Armand “Marty” Martel, Jr.

Urgel Armand “Marty” Martel, Jr., 93, of 345 Oxford Rd., died Friday, May 4, 2018.  Born in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, Mr. More...

Shelia Denise Lunsford

Shelia Denise Lunsford, 52, of 154 White Oak Dr., died Friday, May 4, 2018.  Born in Person County, Miss Lunsford was the daughter of the late Maynard “Peck” Lunsford and Joyce Weaver Lunsford, who survives. More...

Nannie Ruth Fuller Wagstaff

Mrs. Nannie Ruth Fuller Wagstaff, age 93, of 103-A Person Court, departed this life on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 in Hock Pavilion in Durham. She was a native of Person County and a member of Macedonia A.M.E. Church in Milton . More...

Austin Roosevelt Lee, Sr.

Lieutenant Colonel Retired Austin Roosevelt Lee, Sr. son of the late Ambrose Lee Sr. and Helen Brooks Lee passed on to eternal rest Monday morning April 30, 2018 following several years of declining health. More...

Janet Elizabeth Hatcher Clayton

Janet Elizabeth Hatcher Clayton, age 86, formerly of 1575 Red Oak Drive, died Tuesday afternoon, May 1, 2018 at Roxboro Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center.  More...

Delaine N. Pierce

Mr. Delaine N. Pierce, age 72, of 608 South Foushee Street, departed this life on Monday, April 30, 2018 in Hock Family Pavilion in Durham. He was a native of Person County and a member of Young’s Chapel Baptist Church. More...

Sandy Lea Shotwell

OXFORD — Sandy Lea Shotwell, 59, a native of Person County passed away Monday, April 30, 2018 at his home. More...

Godfrey Isaiah Lawson

Mr. Godfrey Isaiah Lawson, age 74, of 1556 Pine Ridge Drive, departed this life on Saturday morning, April 28, 2018 in Hock Family Pavilion in Durham. More...

Roy Acre Pettiford

TIMBERLAKE — Mr. Roy Acre Pettiford, age 70, of 662 Dick Holeman Road, Timberlake, departed this life on Friday, April 27, 2018 in Duke Regional Hospital in Durham following a brief illness. More...

Larcenie Lunsford McFarland

DURHAM — Larcenie Lunsford McFarland, 87, died Monday, April 30, 2018, at her home.  She was born in Person County, the daughter of the late Cheatham Lunsford and Elsie Rogers Lunsford.  She was preceded in death by her son, Tony Lyn More...

Michael DeWayne Cobb

POQUOSON, VA — Michael DeWayne Cobb, 54, of Poquoson, Virginia, died Sunday, April 29, 2018. Born in Person County, Mr. Cobb was the son of Gerald W. and Kathryn O. Cobb, who survive.  Mr. More...

Bob Merritt Irby

Bob Merritt Irby, 80, of 134 Montague Ave., died Friday, April 27, 2018.  Born in Person County, Mr. Irby was the son of the late Luther W. and Lottie M. Smith Irby.  Mr. More...

Bruce Romulus Mooney

TIMBERLAKE — Bruce Romulus Mooney, 87, died Saturday, April 28, 2018.  He was born November 6, 1930 in Person County to the late Earl Mooney and Rosa Ashley Mooney.    More...

Raymond Malcus Oakley

HURDLE MILLS — Raymond Malcus Oakley, age 86, of 830 Hawkins Loop Road, Hurdle Mills, passed away peacefully at his home on April 26, 2018. More...

Demetrious “Meetie” Lawson

DURHAM — Ms. Demetrious “Meetie” Lawson age, 71 of Durham, died on April 25, 2018 in Durham. She was the daughter of the late Mr. Cleotes Lawson, Sr. and Mrs. Dolly Perry Lawson. She was married to the late Mr. Joseph Logan Williston. More...

Alvis Weldon Reaves

Alvis Weldon Reaves, age 79, of 5482 Woodsdale Road, died Thursday morning, April 26, 2018 at his home.  More...

Annie Zell Wrenn Holt

HURDLE MILLS — Annie Zell Wrenn Holt, age 85, of 202 Snipes Road, Hurdle Mills, died Wednesday afternoon, April 25, 2018 at Duke Regional Hospital.  More...

Tonya Lunsford

Ms. Tonya Lunsford, age 47, departed this life Friday night, April 20, 2018 in Person Memorial Hospital  following a sudden illness. More...

Edward Eugene Allen

Edward Eugene Allen, 79, of 512 Patterson Drive died Wednesday, April 25, 2018.  He was born in Person County to the late Joe Allen and Annie Allen. He retired from Little Huff Oil Company.  More...

Ann Long Carr

Ann Long Carr, 73, of 1325 Charlie Carr Long Road, died Friday, April 20, 2018 at Duke University Medical Center.    More...

Corkey Lee Long

Corkey Lee Long, age 82, of 732 Cavel-Chub Lake Road, died Tuesday morning, April 24, 2018 at his home. Mr. More...

William Burke Mewborne, Jr.

HIGH POINT — William Burke Mewborne, Jr., age 82, died peacefully Friday, April 20th at River Landing in High Point.  More...

Willie Thomas Chandler

Willie Thomas Chandler, 94, of 4299 Oxford Rd., died Monday, April 23, 2018.  Born in Person County, Mr. Chandler was the son of the late Elder Lex and Mrs. Verna Lunsford Chandler and husband of the late Doris Lunsford Chandler.  Mr. More...

Mary Oliver Tingen Clayton

Mary Oliver Tingen Clayton age 89, of 247 Windsor Drive, died Friday night, April 20, 2018 at Person Memorial Hospital.  More...

Edna Dixon Flynn

MONCKS CORNER, SC — Edna “Butch” Dixon Flynn, 82, of Moncks Corner, wife of Johnnie T. Flynn passed away peacefully Friday, April 6, 2018. Edna was born November 15, 1935, the daughter of the late Robert W. and Zulene Ashby Dixon in Roxboro. More...

Terri Tolleson Martin

SHELBY — Terri Martin passed away peacefully at Kearney Regional Hospital on April 19, 2018 in Kearney, Nebraska at 63 years of age. Born in Shelby, to the late Clarence R. More...

Dannell “Dani” Jane Horton Wilborn

Dannell “Dani” Jane Horton Wilborn, 49, of 91 Jasper Clayton Rd., died Saturday, April 21, 2018.  Born in Lansing, Michigan, Mrs. More...

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...