Louis Andrews Pass

Mr. Louis Andrews Pass, age 67, of 1893 Allensville Rd., departed this life on Thursday, June 14, 2018 in Duke University Medical Center in Durham. He was a native of Person County.  More...

Dorothy Mae Bailey Winstead

Mrs. Dorothy Mae Bailey Winstead, age 82, of 945 Allie Clay Road, departed this life on Sunday, June 10, 2018 in Duke Regional Hospital in Durham. She was a native of Person County and a member of Elijah Grove Baptist Church.  More...

Kay Frances Simpson Glasscock

ROUGEMONT  — Kay Frances Simpson Glasscock, 73, of 11001 Oxford Road, Rougemont, died Monday, June 11, 2018 at her home. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Alvin Durant Simpson and Gladys Oakley Simpson. More...

Pello Lee Duncan, Sr.

Pello Lee Duncan, Sr., passed away and moved to his eternal heavenly home on May 28, 2018, at the age of 84.  More...

Ada Lugene Wilkins Powell

Ada Lugene Wilkins Powell age 77, of 355 Allie Clay Road, died peacefully at her home Tuesday afternoon, June 5, 2018 with her family by her side.  More...

Chestina V. Stanfield

DURHAM — Mrs. Chestina V. Stanfield, age 88, of 5221 Stanley Road, Durham, NC 27704, departed this life on Sunday, June 3, 2018 in Duke University Medical Center. More...

William Vernon Briggs

William Vernon Briggs, 92, formerly of 213 Windsor Drive, died Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Born in Caswell County, he was the son of the late Lemuel Hassel and Nannie Kimbro Briggs. More...

James Oliver Yarbrough

MILTON — James Oliver Yarbrough, 82, of 12018 Broad Street, Milton, died Thursday, May 31, 2018.  Born in Caswell County, Mr. Yarbrough was the son of the late James Sidney and Sue Oliver Yarbrough.  Mr. More...

Selba Welch Mangum

Selba Welch Mangum, 83 of 163 Latoma Drive, passed away peacefully Friday, May 18, 2018 at her home with her family by her side.  She was retired from North American Areodynamics where she worked for most of her life. More...

William Henry Raynor, Sr.

William Henry Raynor, Sr., 71, of 41 Four Trailer Ct., Roxboro, died Monday, May 28, 2018. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Harry Square Raynor and Mary Sue Gray Raynor. More...

Marie Green Swain

TIMBERLAKE — Marie Green Swain, 76, formerly of 2735 Lucy Garrett Road, Timberlake, died Saturday, May 26, 2018. Born in Durham County, she was the daughter of the late Gilbert Neal Green and Pansie Adams Green. More...

Betty Jean Burd Reaves

Betty Jean Burd Reaves, 79, of 467 Oak Grove Mt Zion Church Road, died Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at her home. Born on February 17, 1939 in Elgin, Oklahoma she was the daughter of the late John Henderson Burd and Alice Pearl Owen Burd. More...

Gracie Belle Russell

ROUGEMONT — Gracie Belle Russell, 91, of 413 Red Mountain Road died Sunday, May 27, 2018. She was daughter of the late Arthur S. Russell and Annie Riley Russell. More...

Gene T. Bass, Sr.

Mr. Gene T. Bass, Sr., age 67, of 837 Lyle Street, departed this life on Sunday morning, May 27, 2018 in the home of his daughter. More...

Polly Easter Day Puett

Polly Easter Day Puett, 81, of 1414 Lack Drive, died Sunday, May 27, 2018.  Born in Person County, Mrs. Puett was the daughter of the late John Robert and Gara Ellis Day.  Mrs. More...

Ila Rhew

TIMBERLAKE — Ila Rhew left for heaven on May 26, 2018. She was born to her parents, John and Alma Riley on September 8, 1922. More...

Alice Reeves Wells

WINSTON SALEM — Alice Reeves Wells, of Winston Salem, went to be with Jesus on May 24, 2018.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Will and Minnie Reeves, her husband Ellis Maynard Wells, Jr., her sisters, Annie Duling, Willie Puryear More...

Ellen Crowley Ryan

Ellen Crowley Ryan, 86, died Saturday, May 19, 2018 at her home.  She was born in Boston, Massachusetts to the late Jeremiah Crowley and Margaret O’Donnell Crowley.  Mrs. More...

Earnest Bradley Brann

Earnest Bradley Brann, 77, of 1339 Whitt Town Rd., died Wednesday, May 23, 2018.  Born in Person County, Mr. Brann was the son of the late Lonzer Ernest and Eugenia Davis Brann.  Mr. More...

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...