Thursday, October 14, 2021

John Cotton Pierce Tyler (aka Toby, Pops and Bow-Tie Man) of Windsor, NC died Tuesday, October 5, 2021 when his heart finally gave out. A native of Roxobel, NC, John was born on August 7, 1945, the middle child and only son of John Edward (Jack) Tyler II and Margaret Long Tyler. Those who kn…

Ruth Lilla Evans, 96, of 2022 US 17 North, died Friday, October 8, 2021 in Vidant Bertie Hospital, Windsor. Mrs. Evans was born in Bertie County on September 15, 1925, and was one of eight children born to the late Johnnie and Lilla Belle Taylor Evans. In addition to her parents, she was pre…

Nellie Mae Phillips Williford, 84, of 547 Sans Souci Road, died peacefully on Saturday, October 9, 2021, at her home and in the embrace of her children. Born in Tarboro, on October 26, 1936, Mrs. Williford was raised in the Hardentown community of Bertie County and was the middle child of th…

Thursday, October 07, 2021

James Burnley Lowe, Sr. 74 of Wakelon Rd., died Wednesday, September 29, 2021, at his home. James was born on February 24, 1947, in Suffolk VA, to the late Ernest Burnley Lowe and Mary Virginia Mancuso Lowe. On March 22, 1984 he married the former Katherine Harrison who survives and retired …

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Mrs. Barbara Eva Miller, age 75, a resident of Millbrook, AL passed away on September 9, 2021 at her home. Memorial services were held on Monday, September 13, 2021 at Living Word Church in Millbrook, AL at 6:00 p.m. She was preceded in death by her parents, Carl C. Greene & Mary Barbara…

Hartwell Wayne Alston, 68 of Republican Rd., died Wednesday, September 22, 2021, at his home. Wayne was born on July 22, 1953, in Bertie County to the late William Hartwell and Gertie Rawls Alston. He graduated from Bertie High School and was self-employed in Agriculture. Survivors include w…

Thursday, September 09, 2021

Phyllis Smithwick Tripp, 85, died Tuesday, August 31, 2021 in Vidant-Bertie Hospital, where she was surrounded by her daughters. Born in Bertie County on September 24, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Sam and Idonia Lawrence Smithwick. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in de…

Thursday, September 02, 2021

Frances Williams Hoggard, 75, of Wakelon Road, died Wednesday August 25, 2021, at her home. She was born in Chowan County April 18, 1946, to the late Louis Ernest and Mary Glass Williams and predeceased by a son, Kelly Hoggard: granddaughter; Lauren Michelle Hoggard; brothers, Edward and Lou…

Thursday, July 29, 2021

Dorothy Jones Smith Whitley, age 87, formerly of Harrellsville, passed away on Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at Vidant Roanoke Chowan Hospital. Mrs. Whitley was born in Bertie County on September 29, 1933, a daughter of the late Eddie Adolphus and Minnie Byrum Jones. Dorothy was one who loved to w…

Ralph Pritchard Tayloe, 91, passed away July 21, 2021 in Sentara Norfolk General Hospital. Born April 4, 1930 in Bertie County, NC, he was a son of the late Frank Raymond Tayloe and Myrtle Pritchard Tayloe. He was also predeceased by a brother, Steve Tayloe. Ralph was an Army Veteran and rec…

Thursday, June 10, 2021

JAMESVILLE - Lisa Freeman Tadlock, 55, died on Wednesday, June 2, 2021. Memorial services were held Saturday, June 5th, at 2 pm, at Walker Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation followed services.

Tuesday, April 27, 2021
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BEAUFORT - Wayne Meredith Jenkins, 77, died on Saturday, April 24, 2021. Graveside services were held on Tuesday at 2 pm, at Aulander Cemetery. Visitation was held Tuesday at the funeral home. Arrangements by Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service, Ahoskie.

Thursday, April 01, 2021

ELIZABETH CITY - Harvey Lewis Beasley, 73, died on Tuesday, March 16, 2021. Graveside service was held Monday, March 29, 2021 at 10 am at Salisbury National Cemetery. Arrangements by Bryan-Lee Funeral Home of Raleigh.

Thursday, February 18, 2021

LEWISTON - Ronald Worth Brown, 76, died on Saturday, February 13. 2021. No services are planned. Arrangements by Wilder's Funeral Home, Inc., Aulander.

Thursday, December 17, 2020

WINDSOR - Jacquelyn Bundy Jackson, died on Monday, December 7, 2020. Graveside service was held Friday at 2 p.m., at Edgewood Cemetery. Arrangements by Walker Funeral Home of Windsor.