Thursday, June 10, 2021

Sarah Lee "GiGi" White Mizelle, age 86, of Myers Street, passed away Monday, May 31, 2021 at her home. Mrs. Mizelle was born in Bertie County, NC, on February 21, 1935, the daughter of the late Delma and Catherine Matthews White. Sarah worked at several public jobs including tax clerk and So…

Ruby Miller Bryant, age 91, a loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister, passed away peacefully on May 31, 2021, at her home, surrounded by her family.Mrs. Bryant was born in Bertie County, NC, on May 20, 1930, a daughter of the late Tom B. and Martha Perry Miller. Ruby was a longtime, fai…

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.

Margaret Elizabeth Burgwyn, age 73, of Sycamore Street, passed away on Wednesday, June 2, 2021, at her sister's home. Miss Burgwyn was born on June 8, 1947, to W H S Burgwyn, Jr. and Lucille Poole Burgwyn in Rocky Mount, NC. Margaret attended Woodland-Onley School Through the 10th grade. She…

Thursday, June 03, 2021

Naomi Faith Rupp Denton, 87, of White Oak Road, was welcomed into the arms of Jesus, May 22, 2021. She was born in Egg Harbor, NJ, October 27, 1933 to the late Harry Ross Rupp, Jr. and Grace Naomi Seuff Rupp.  Naomi was an ordained minister with the Assemblies of God and honorary member of t…

Thursday, May 20, 2021

Mary Clark Peele, 70, of 124 Queensview Court, died Thursday, May 13, 2021 in Vidant Medical Center, Greenville. Mrs. Peele was born in Cumberland County on January 15, 1951, and was the daughter of the late James Alexander and Mary Lou McDonald Clark. In addition to her parents, she was pre…

Murdock James Baskin, age 79, of South Catherine Creek Road, passed away on Friday, May 14, 2021 at his home. Mr. Baskin was born on July 19, 1941 to Jessie Baskin and Lillie Mae Gainey Baskin in Bethune, SC. At an early age he was baptized at Bethel Baptist Church. After graduating from Jac…

Charlie Jasper “Jack” Phelps, 90, of Old US 17 North, Windsor, NC, died Thursday, May 13, 2021 in his home where he was cared for by his family. Mr. Phelps was born in Bertie County on October 5, 1930, and was the son of the late Charlie David and Hattie Bell Harden Phelps. In addition to hi…

Thursday, May 13, 2021

Shirley Davis Pierce, 83, of W. Academy Street, passed away, May 3, 2021 at Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital in Ahoskie. She was born in October 16, 1937. Shirley was married to the late Alton Lee Price in 1958 and with her husband ran Alton’s Clothing in Colerain for many years. She was a mem…

Thursday, April 29, 2021

John William Dunlow, 83 of Kehukee Park Rd., died Saturday April 24, 2021 at his home. John was born in Bertie County on October 14, 1937 to the late Alphus J. and Jennie Rose Dunlow. He was retired as a mechanic with Dixie Motor Company and a member of Bethany Pentecostal Holiness Church, w…