Rickie Dale Poole

VIRGILINA, VA — Rickie Dale Poole, husband of the late Lula Belle Hudson Poole, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018 at the age of 67. He was born in Person County, on Feb. 10, 1951 to the late Jim and Alice Cole Poole. More...

Morgan Shane Buchanan

Morgan Shane Buchanan, 34, of Person County, died Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Mr. Buchanan was born in Halifax County, Virginia to the late James William Buchanan Jr. More...

Donald Day Brooks, Sr.

ROUGEMONT — Donald Day “Duck” Brooks, Sr., 67, of 7140 Helena Moriah Road, Rougemont, died Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Born in Durham County, he was the son of the late Rassie James Brooks and Gracie Day Brooks. More...

Katherine Horton Davis

Katherine Horton Davis, 71, of 921 Ruff Davis Road, died Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Born in Person County on Sept. 21, 1946, she was the daughter of the late Earl Bradsher Horton and Nannie Reece Barnwell Horton. More...

Roger Baxter Hatcher

Roger Baxter Hatcher, 79, of 117 Lankford Street, died Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Clarence Price Hatcher, Sr. and Helen Harris Hatcher.  More...

Donald Day Brooks, Sr.

ROUGEMONT — Donald Day “Duck” Brooks, Sr., 67, of 7140 Helena Moriah Road, Rougemont, died Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Born in Durham County, he was the son of the late Rassie James Brooks and Gracie Day Brooks. More...

Eric Jeffrey Dakar Lewis

Mr. Eric Jeffrey Dakar Lewis, age 21, of 1390 Graham Drive, departed this life Monday, Aug. 6, 2018 in Duke Regional Hospital in Durham. He was a native of Person County.  More...

Rickie Dale Poole

VIRGILINA, VA — Rickie Dale Poole, husband of the late Lula Belle Hudson Poole, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018 at the age of 67. He was born in Person County on Feb. 10, 1951 to the late Jim and Alice Cole Poole. More...

Carl Radford Garrett

Carl Radford Garrett, 52, of 507 W. Gordon Street, died Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018 at his home. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Kenneth Radford “Bubba” Garrett and Nancy Long Garrett, who survives. More...

Albert “Leonard” Hargis

Albert “Leonard” Hargis, 92, of 226 Edgar Street, Roxboro, died Monday, Aug. 6, 2018. Born in Beaufort County, South Carolina, he was the son of the late Arthur Knox Hargis and Lonnie Pulliam Hargis. More...

Da’Quan Harris

Mr. Da’Quan Harris, age 23, of 349 Woodhurst  Lane, departed this life Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018 in Duke University Medical Center-ER. He was a native of Orange County but attended school in Person County.  More...

James E. Mercer

TIMBERLAKE — Mr. James E. Mercer, age 74, of 5757 Oxford Road, Timberlake, departed this life Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018 in his residence. He was a native of Nash County and a U.S. More...

Doretha Harris

Mrs. Doretha Harris, age 88, a resident of The Canterbury House of Roxboro, departed this life Saturday morning, Aug. More...

Mary Jane Hawkins Fletcher Melton

HURDLE MILLS — Mary Jane Hawkins Fletcher Melton, 80, of 1065 Hawkins Loop Rd., Hurdle Mills, died Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018. Born in Caswell County, Mrs. More...

Carl Radford Garrett

Carl Radford Garrett, 52, of 507 W. Gordon Street, died Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018 at his home. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Kenneth Radford “Bubba” Garrett and Nancy Long Garrett, who survives. More...

James E. Mercer

TIMBERLAKE — Mr. James E. Mercer, age 74, of 5757 Oxford Road, Timberlake, departed this life Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018 in his residence. He was a native of Nash County and a U.S. More...

Doretha Harris

Mrs. Doretha Harris, age 88, a resident of The Canterbury House of Roxboro, departed this life Saturday morning, Aug. More...

Albert Hargis

Albert “Leonard” Hargis, 92, of 226 Edgar Street, Roxboro, died Monday, August 6, 2018. Born in Beaufort County, SC, he was the son of the late Arthur Knox Hargis and Lonnie Pulliam Hargis. More...

Da’Quan Harris

Mr. Da’Quan Harris, age 23, of 349 Woodhurst Lane, departed this life Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018 in Duke University Medical Center-ER. He was a native of Orange County but attended school in Person County.  More...

Mary Jane Hawkins Fletcher Melton

HURDLE MILLS — Mary Jane Hawkins Fletcher Melton, 80, of 1065 Hawkins Loop Rd., Hurdle Mills, died Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018.  Born in Caswell County, Mrs. More...

Alton Lee Cothran

ROUGEMONT — Alton Lee Cothran, 85, of 1271 Julian Oakley Road, Rougemont, died Friday, August 3, 2018. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Lee Oscar Cothran and Gypsy Lunsford Cothran. More...

Sym Thorpe, Jr.

Mr. Sym Thorpe, Jr., age 78, of 140 Caltolina Farm Road in Oxford, departed this life Tuesday, July 31, 2018 in Roxboro Nursing Center in Roxboro. He was a native of Person County and a member of New St. James Baptist Church in Timberlake. More...

Joe Louis Brooks

Mr. Joe Louis Brooks, age 67, of 633 Haywood Bailey Road, departed this life Thursday, August 2, 2018 in Roxboro Nursing Center. He was a native of Person County, was a 1969 graduate of Person County High School and a U.S. Navy veteran. More...

Herbert Harvey Rudd, Sr.

PROSPECT HILL — Herbert Harvey Rudd, Sr., 89, of 715 Ridgeville Road died Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at his home. He was born in Caswell County to the late Willie and Lessie Rudd. More...

Joe Louis Brooks

Mr. Joe Louis Brooks, age 67, of 633 Haywood Bailey Road, departed this life Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018 in Roxboro Nursing Center. He was a native of Person County, was a 1969 graduate of Person County High School and a U.S. Navy veteran.  More...

Alton Lee Cothran

ROUGEMONT — Alton Lee Cothran, 85, of 1271 Julian Oakley Road, Rougemont, died Friday, Aug. 3, 2018. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Lee Oscar Cothran and Gypsy Lunsford Cothran. More...

Sym Thorpe, Jr.

OXFORD — Mr. Sym Thorpe, Jr., age 78, of 140 Caltolina Farm Road in Oxford, departed this life Tuesday, July 31, 2018 in Roxboro Nursing Center in Roxboro. He was a native of Person County and a member of New St. More...

Peggy Jane Woodall Fogleman

Peggy Jane Woodall Fogleman, 84, of 398 Old Durham Rd., died Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018. Born in Person County, Mrs. Fogleman was the daughter of the late Percy Jerome and Vena Hawkins Blalock Woodall. Mrs. More...

Peggy Jane Woodall Fogleman

Peggy Jane Woodall Fogleman, 84, of 398 Old Durham Rd., died Wednesday, August 1, 2018.  Born in Person County, Mrs. Fogleman was the daughter of the late Percy Jerome and Vena Hawkins Blalock Woodall.  Mrs. More...

Herbert Harvey Rudd, Sr.

PROSPECT HILL — Herbert Harvey Rudd, Sr., 89, of 715 Ridgeville Road died Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at his home.  He was born in Caswell County to the late Willie and Lessie Rudd.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wi More...

Bruce Thomas Epps “Muff” “Chief”

ROUGEMONT — Bruce Thomas Epps “Muff” “Chief”, 73, of 2160 Mt. Harmony Church Road, Rougemont, died Monday, July 30, 2018. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Nathan Booze Epps and Artie Bosley Epps. More...

Brenda Lee Chavis

Mrs. Brenda Lee Chavis, age 53, of 1239 N. Main Street, departed this life Saturday, July 28, 2018 in Duke Regional Select Specialty Hospital in Durham. She was a native of Person County and a member of Old Mt. Zion Baptist Church.  More...

Peggy Beard Owens

DURHAM — Peggy Beard Owens, 88, died peacefully at Croasdaile Village in Durham, on July 28, 2018.   More...

Dorothy Bass Carver

ROUGEMONT — Dorothy Bass Carver, 75, of Rougemont died Thursday, July 26, 2018.  She was born in Harnett County to the late Louis Bass and Dorothy Winstead Bass.  Mrs. Carver was a member of Bethany Baptist Church.  More...

Linda Marie Blevins Dunman

September 9, 1951 - July 26, 2018 Marie Dunman died peacefully and was set free surrounded by family after a long, courageous battle with ALS (Lou Gehrigs disease) at the age of 66. She was preceded in death by her father, Mel More...

Clair Dean Oakley Regan

Clair Dean Oakley Regan, 84, of 442 Somerset Dr., went to be with her Lord Wednesday, July 25, 2018. Born in Person County, Mrs. More...

Dorothy Bass Carver

ROUGEMONT — Dorothy Bass Carver, 75, of Rougemont died Thursday, July 26, 2018. She was born in Harnett County to the late Louis Bass and Dorothy Winstead Bass. Mrs. Carver was a member of Bethany Baptist Church.  More...

Ethel Chambers Aiken

BAHAMA — Ethel Chambers Aiken, 96, passed away on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at her home in Bahama. She was born in Durham, the daughter of the late Wilcie Chemis Chambers and Etta Whitt Chambers. In addition to her parents, Ms. More...

Gordon Douglas Brown, Jr.

BOONE — Gordon Douglas Brown, Jr., (Doug), 77, of Boone, son of Gordon and Helen Brown, Roxboro, died July 24, 2018 at home. Doug was a UNCCH graduate and spent his life in mortgage financing, development, and construction. More...

Marshall Beam Clayton

Marshall Beam “M.B.” Clayton, 85, died Thursday, July 26, 2018 at his home. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Archie Conway Clayton and Lena Mae Clayton. More...

Linda Marie Blevins Dunman

September 9, 1951 - July 26, 2018  Marie Dunman died peacefully and was set free surrounded by family after a long, courageous battle with ALS (Lou Gehrigs disease) at the age of 66.  She was preceded in death by her father, Melvin Blevins, More...

Ashley Loren Jones

Ashley Loren Jones, 46, of 215 Holly Berry Lane, died peacefully in his sleep on Tuesday night, July 24, 2018. Born in Durham County, he was the son of the late Rodney “Rod” Michael Jones and Elane Thornton, who survives.  More...

Clarice Hamlett Yarbrough

Mrs. Clarice Hamlett Yarbrough, age 79, of 901 Ridge Road, departed this life Monday, July 23, 2018 in Person Memorial Hospital. She was a native of Person County and had ties with Old Mt. More...

Clair Dean Oakley Regan

Clair Dean Oakley Regan, 84, of 442 Somerset Dr., went to be with her Lord Wednesday, July 25, 2018.  Born in Person County, Mrs. More...

Marshall Beam Clayton

Marshall Beam “M.B.” Clayton, 85, died Thursday, July 26, 2018 at his home. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Archie Conway Clayton and Lena Mae Clayton. More...

Ethel Chambers Aiken

BAHAMA — Ethel Chambers Aiken, 96, passed away on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at her home in Bahama. She was born in Durham, the daughter of the late Wilcie Chemis Chambers and Etta Whitt Chambers. In addition to her parents, Ms. More...

Ashley Loren Jones

Ashley Loren Jones, 46, of 215 Holly Berry Lane, died peacefully in his sleep on Tuesday night, July 24, 2018. Born in Durham County, he was the son of the late Rodney “Rod” Michael Jones and Elane Thornton, who survives.  More...

Gordon Douglas Brown, Jr.

BOONE -— Gordon Douglas Brown, Jr., (Doug), 77, of Boone, son of Gordon and Helen Brown, Roxboro, died July 24, 2018 at home.  Doug was a UNCCH graduate and spent his life in mortgage financing, development, and construction.  He also enj More...

Clarice Hamlett Yarbrough

Mrs. Clarice Hamlett Yarbrough, age 79, of 901 Ridge Road, departed this life Monday, July 23, 2018 in Person Memorial Hospital. She was a native of Person County and had ties with Old Mt. More...

Bruce Arnold Wolfe

CARY — Bruce Arnold Wolfe, 61, of Cary, died Monday, July 23, 2018 at his home. Born in Alamance County, he was the son of the late Lawrence Watkins Wolfe and Ruby Oliver Wolfe. More...