Takiya Masika Johnson

Ms. Takiya Masika Johnson, age 33, a resident of 316 Loftis Loop Rd., departed this life on Friday afternoon, Nov. 15, 2013, in Duke University Medical Center.  She was the daughter of the late Jerry Watts Johnson. More...

James Arthur Tuck

Mr. James Arthur “Dee” Tuck, age 69, of 9107 Amis Chapel Road, Oxford, died Nov. 15, 2013 in Universal Healthcare in Oxford after a lengthy illness.  He attended Blue Wing Baptist Church until his health declined.  More...

Billy McCoy Carden

SEMORA — The Rev. Billy McCoy Carden, 82, of 133 Tanglewood Shores Rd., Hyco Lake, died Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013.  Born Aug.30, 1931, in Nash County, the Rev. Carden was the son of the late Coy Clifton Carden and Carrie Morgan Carden. More...

Richard Thomas Horner

Richard Thomas “Tom” Horner, 79, of 372 Young’s Chapel Church Rd., died Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Person Memorial Hospital in Roxboro.  Born in Orange County, Mr. More...

Gibbie S. Creech

La Grange — Gibbie Bell Sutton Creech, 84, of La Grange, passed away Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013.  Gibbie was born Dec. 18, 1928 in Wayne County to the late Lloyd D. Sutton and Viola Parker Sutton. More...

Alvis D. Chambers

TIMBERLAKE — Alvis D. Chambers, 82, of 8320 Bacon Road, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013.  Over the past years he had several health challenges. More...

Gracie Irene Carroll Holbrook

Gracie Irene Carroll Holbrook, age 92, formerly of 634 Semora Road, died Wednesday morning, Nov. 13, 2013 at the Cantebury House.  Mrs. More...

Brandon Scott Riley

Timberlake — Brandon Scott Riley, 37, of 50 Willie Mae Lane, joined Christ Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013.  Born in Person County, Mr. Riley was the son of William Scott and Deborah Jeffries Riley of Rougemont. Mr. More...

James Elbert Winslow Sr.

Hurdle Mils — James Elbert Winslow Sr. (Daddy Jim,) age 95, died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013 at his home.  More...

Shirley H. Harrison

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. — Shirley Heflin Harrison passed away Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013 at home at the age of 92.  Mrs. Harrison was born Aug. 13, 1921 at Mary Washington Hospital in Fredericksburg, Va. More...

Willie Howard Allen

Mr. Willie Howard Allen, age 75, died in Person Memorial Hospital Extended Care Unit in Roxboro on Nov. More...

Deborah Wilson Chambers

Deborah “Debbie” Wilson Chambers, 57, of 81 Gentry Ridge Road, died Friday, Nov. 8, 2013 at Person Memorial Hospital.  She was born in Person County the daughter of the late Gerald Wilson and Dorothy Weaver Wilson.  Miss. More...

Esther Solomon Walker

Esther Solomon Walker, 88, of 87 Trotter-Clay Road, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 at her home.  More...

Barbara Ann Shotwell

Barbara Ann Shotwell, age 62, of 395 Woody Store Road died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013.  She was born in Person County to the late Melvin W. Shotwell and Fannie B. More...

John Thomas Neathery Jr.

John Thomas “Tiny” Neathery Jr., 39, of 111 Kerr Drive, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 at Duke Medical Center.  He was born in Person County the son of John Thomas Neathery Sr. and Anna Ford Neathery who survive of Roxboro.  More...

Emma Love Bolton

BURLINGTON — Mrs. Emma Love Bolton, age 86, a resident of 2613 Holly Brook Dr., Burlington, departed this life Friday night Nov. 8, 2013 in Hospice Home of Alamance in Burlington.  She was a member of St. More...

Clyde Dale Merritt Hatchell

Leasburg — Clyde Dale Merritt Hatchell, 82, of 5233 Ralph Winstead Rd., died Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013 at her home.  Born in Geneva County, Alabama, Mrs. More...

Becky Lynn Black

­­Nelson, Va. — Mrs. Becky Lynn Black, age 60, of Nelson, Va., the beloved wife of Dr. Dave Black, went home to be with the Lord at 6:52 a.m. on Nov. 2, 2013 after a four-year struggle with cancer.  More...

Bernice Dixon Richardson

Bernice Dixon Richardson, 86, of 129 Badger Circle, passed Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 at her home. Born in Person County daughter of the late Wiley “W. P.” Preston Dixon and Martha D. More...

Virginia R. Hill

ROUGEMONT — Mrs. Virginia R. Hill, 78, died Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013.  She was born in Granville County to the late Sidney B. Russell and the late Gladys Mae Faulkner Russell. More...

William Dennis Carver

Born in 1930, William Dennis Carver passed away peacefully surrounded by loving family on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013.  More...

Eleanor Hester Dickens

Always in grace  June 16, 1918 - November 4, 2013   Surrounded by loving family, hearing twice-told stories, laughing, hands held tight, singing “Amazing Grace.” On the last chorus with the simple word, “grace,” one More...

Mary Alice Porterfield

Mary Alice Porterfield, 70, of 3050 Poindexter Rd., died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013.  Born in Person County, Mrs. Porterfield was the daughter of late Samuel Terry and Audrey McCullough. More...

Vergie Allen Clayton

Vergie Allen Clayton, 83, of 302 Reams Ave., died Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013 at Person Memorial Hospital in Roxboro.  Born in Person County, Mrs. Clayton was the daughter of the late George Lemuel and Sallie Wilkerson Allen.  More...

Frank Talmadge Ramsey

DURHAM — Frank Talmadge Ramsey, 57, passed away on Oct. 30, 2013 at Duke Hospital.  Frank was a long time resident of Durham. He was the eldest son of Eunice S. Ramsey and the late James E. Ramsey of Roxboro.  More...

George Washington Tuck

Mr. George Washington Tuck of Peace Road, died on Tuesday, Oct. 28 at Person Memorial Hospital at the age of 92.  More...

Ethel Griffin Glasscock Winstead

Ethel Griffin Glasscock Winstead, age 89, formerly of Virgilina, Va., died Friday morning, Nov. 1, 2013 at Person Memorial Hospital.  Mrs. More...

George Edward Langford Sr.

Mr. George Edward Langford, Sr., of 5238 Philpott Rd., South Boston, Va., died on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, at the age of 81.  He was born on Feb. More...

Robert Lewis Tesh

OXFORD — Robert Lewis (Bob) Tesh, died Oct. 26, 2013 at Durham Regional Hospital in Durham.  He was a native of Guilford County and was the son of the late Russell Lewis and Katherine Hunter Tesh. He was of the Lutheran faith.  More...

Billie Faye Turner Wilbanks

Billie Faye Turner Wilbanks, 75, of 321 Beaver Creek Pkwy., died Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013.  Born in Monroe County, Ala., Mrs. Wilbanks was the daughter of the late Sammy and Sedama Whisinant Turner.  More...

James Emory Cooper III

SEMORA — James Emory Cooper III, 27, of 360 Greenway Dr., Semora, passed away Wednesday, Oct. More...

Louis C. Chappell

REDWOOD VALLEY, Calif. — Louis C. Chappell, 85, passed away Sept. 11, 2013 at his home in Redwood Valley, Calif.  Surviving are his wife, Peggy Whitfield Chappell, formerly of Person County, and three children of California.  More...

Eva Williams Jones

Mrs. Eva Williams Jones, age 79, and a former resident of 121 Harris St., Roxboro, departed this life Sunday morning Oct. 27, 2013 in Hock Family Pavilion in Durham.  She was a member of Old Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Roxboro.  More...

Jean Bible McBride

SEMORA — Jean Bible Mc- Bride, 60 of 155 Tanglewood Shores, died Tuesday morning, Oct. 29, 2013 surrounded by her family.  Born in Greene County, Tenn. Mrs. More...

Julian Cecil Knott

Julian Cecil Knott, 90, of 138 Patterson Drive, died Wednesday, Oct. 23, after a brief illness.  Born in Person County, Mr. Knott was the son of the late Luther DeWitt and Annie Royster Knott. More...

Mamie Winstead Connally

Mrs. Mamie Winstead Connally, age 55, departed this life in UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill on Oct. 22, 2013.  She was a member of Church of God in Christ Jesus, Allie Clay Rd., Roxboro.  More...

Bessie Elliott

08/27/1922 - 10/20/2013   LAWNDALE — Bessie Virginia Stallings Elliott, 91, of 235 Mt. Zion Church Rd., passed away Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013 at Hospice at Wendover in Shelby.  Mrs. Elliott was born in Rutherford County on Aug. More...

Chad Eric Pergerson

Rougemont — Chad Eric Pergerson, 37, died Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013.  Born in Durham County, Mr. Pergerson was the son of the late Fred “Pete” Pergerson and Jeanette Bowling Pergerson, who survives, of Rougemont.  More...

Tommy Joseph Wolfe

Scottsburg, Va. — Tommy Joseph Wolfe, 66, of 1204 Long Branch Lane, died Friday, Oct. 18, 2013.  Born in Person County, Mr. Wolfe was the son of the late Ira Joseph Wolfe and Clarice Clayton Wolfe, who survives, of Hurdle Mills.  More...

Carrie Todd Gentry

Carrie Todd Gentry, 105, of 1450 Gentry Ridge Rd., died Friday, Oct. 18, 2013.  More...

Marie Fuqua Trickey

Marie Fuqua Trickey, 81, of 1474 Hester’s Store Rd., died Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013.  Born in Pittsylvania County, Virginig , Mrs. Trickey was the daughter of the late Jack and Hilda Walthall Fuqua.  Mrs. More...

Gadis Allen Rogers

Timberlake — Gadis Allen Rogers, 89, of 490 Holeman- Ashley Rd. , died Friday, Oct. 18, 2013.  Born in Person County, Mr. More...

Deborah Kay Farmer Brown

Deborah Kay Farmer Brown, 55, of 260 Christy’s Way, died Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013.  Born in Pittsylvania County, Virginia, Mrs. Brown was the daughter of the late Roy and Frances Wilson Farmer. Mrs. More...

Nannie Lee Jay

Nannie Lee Jay, 89, of 406 Ivey St., passed away on Sunday evening, April 21, 2013, at Roxboro Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center.  She was the wife of the late Ira Jay and a member of Owen Grove Baptist Church in Cluster Springs, Va.  Na More...

Leonie Hatcher Mundy

Leonie Hatcher Mundy, 96 of 106 Allgood St., died Thursday April 25, 2013.  She was born in Charlotte County, Va., the daughter of the late James Goode Hatcher and Mary Willie Ferrell Hatcher. She was the wife of the late Fleming H. Mundy. More...