Thursday, March 04, 2021

Herbert Earl Hollowell, Jr., 72, of Washington, and formerly a longtime resident of Edenton, passed away Tuesday, February 23, 2021 in his home. Mr. Hollowell was born in Chowan County on March 17, 1948, and was the son of the late Herbert Earl, Sr. and Virginia Leigh Craddock Hollowell. A r…

Jesse Benton Riddick, Sr., 86, of 637 Parker’s Fork Road, died Saturday, February 27, 2021 in his home where he was cared for by his family. Mr. Riddick was born in Gates County on November 4, 1934, and was the son of the late Lee and Susie Benton Riddick. In addition to his parents, he was …

William Clarence O'Neal, Jr. of Edenton, NC died Tuesday, Febuary 2, 2021 in Saint Francis Hospital, Wichita, KS. William Clarence O'Neal, Jr., 64, was born in Jacksonville, NC on January 28, 1957. His parents were Joan Meadows O'Neal and William C. O'Neal Sr., Spouse: Karen O'Neal of Wichit…

Linda Warren Wise, 93, of Greenville, NC died Saturday, February 27, 2021 at her home. Mrs. Wise was born in Chocowinity, NC on May 28, 1927, and was the daughter of the late Arden and Bettie Warren. She was raised on a tobacco farm before moving to Norfolk at the age of 17 where she met and…

Thursday, February 25, 2021

Melvin Lee Williams, Sr., 81, of 201 Luke Street, died Tuesday, February 16, 2021 in his home. Mr. Williams was born in Chowan County on March 30, 1939, and was one of 13 children born to the late Joel Calvin and Leora Smith Williams. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by s…

Jean Hadley Bridges Batson, 72, of Poplar Neck Road, passed away Saturday, February 20, 2021 in her home. Mrs. Batson was born in Kansas City, MO on September 3, 1948 and was the daughter of the late Theodore R. Hadley and Jean Catherine Smith Hadley. A retired petroleum consultant, she was …

Sunday, February 21, 2021
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Arlene Faye Chappell Wilson, 69, of 1967 New Hope Road, died Wednesday, February 17, 2021 in Sentara Albemarle Medical Center, Elizabeth City. Mrs. Wilson was born in Chowan County on April 30, 1951, one of six children born to the late Otis Randolph and Clara Marie Bunch Chappell. With her …

Thursday, February 18, 2021

Pastor Donald Edward Sawyer, 74, of Edenton went home to be with his Lord on Saturday, February 13, 2021 in Vidant Chowan Hospital. Mr. Sawyer was the son of the late Estelle and Rufus Bateman. He was a graduate of Chowan High School. Pastor Sawyer, as most called him, loved everyone; he nev…

Tuesday, February 09, 2021
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Georgiana H. Nelson passed away on 5 February, 2021. She will be sorely missed and survived by her husband George A. Nelson, her daughter Adrian L. Nelson, her son F. Scott Nelson, daughter-in-law Kristin M. Chapdelaine, granddaughter Harper M. Nelson, her brother Francis K. Hart and sister-…

Sunday, February 07, 2021
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James Lee “Jimmy” Whitaker, 87, of Surfside Drive, died Wednesday, February 3, 2021 in his home surrounded by his family. Jim was born in Amonate, Virginia on June 11, 1933, and was the son of the late John Thomas and Ramona Whitt Whitaker. A retired Planner and Estimator with the Naval Avia…

Thursday, December 24, 2020

GREENVILLE - Elva Mae Williams Peele, 81, died on Monday, December 21, 2020. Service information will be announced at a later date. Arrangements by Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory.