George Thomas Warren Sr.


DURHAM – Mr. George Thomas Warren Sr., 72, of 1304 Court St., Durham, NC, departed this life Thursday, November 21, 2019 in Duke Regional Hospital in Durham. He was a native of Person County and a member of Prospect Hill Missionary Baptist Church.

He is preceded in death by a daughter, Teresa Warren; his parents, Jesse and Josie Warren; and two brothers: Harry Warren and James Bailey.

He is survived by two children: Marschel Warren of Durham and George Warren, Jr. (Fatima) of Roxboro; three grandchildren: Destiny Felton of Baltimore, Md., Amber Nelson of LaFayette, Ind. and Justice Batson of Durham; one great-granddaughter, Jessi Batson, also of Durham; and a host of other additional relatives and friends.

The funeral service was held Friday, Nov. 29, at 1 p.m. at Prospect Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 301 Bethel Hill School Road, Roxboro, with the Rev. George Harris, Jr., Pastor, who officiated and the Rev. Ronald Obie, Associate Minister, Prospect Hill Missionary Baptist Church, provided the eulogy. Visitation was Friday at the church from 12-1 p.m. when his body lay in state for one hour prior to the service.

At other times, the family received friends at the home of his son, 208 Gentry Street, Roxboro.

Cunningham and Nelson Funeral Directors were in charge of the service of comfort for Mr. George Thomas Warren, Sr.

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