Richard Gerst

Richard Gerst

Richard Gerst     Richard D. Gerst, age 54, of Four Oaks, North Carolina, formerly of Caldwell, Ohio, died Tuesday, July 10, 2018, at his home. He was born March 10, 1964, in Zanesville, Ohio, son of Dennis F. and Elaine Marie Urdak Gerst of Caldwell. He was a 1982 graduate of Caldwell High School,

Pansy Kilburn

Pansy Kilburn

Pansy Kilburn             Four Oaks, NC: Ms. Pansy Helen Kilburn, age 79 of 1775 East Ridge Road, died Monday at Rex Hospital, Raleigh. Funeral Service will be 11:00 AM Saturday, July 7, 2018 at Rose & Graham Funeral Chapel in Four Oaks. Burial will follow in the Ingram Family Cemetery

Jo Penny

Jo Penny

Jo Penny Lillington, NC: Miss Jo Lee Penny, age 66, of Lillington formerly of Kinston, died Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at Universal Healthcare, Lillington, NC.   A Graveside Memorial Service will be held 1:00 PM Monday, July 9, 2018 at Pinelawn Cemetery 4488 US Hwy 70 West, Kinston, NC 28504. Pastor Eddie White will officiate. Miss

Harlan Rippentrop

Harlan Rippentrop

Harlan Rippentrop Mr. Harlan Harm Rippentrop, age 78, of Garner, died on Wednesday, July 4, 2018.  The family will hold a memorial service at a later date. Mr. Harlan Harm Rippentrop, age 78, of Garner, died on Wednesday, July 4, 2018.  The family will hold a memorial service at a later date. View

Lisa Karger

Lisa Karger

Lisa Karger Benson: Ms. Lisa Redmond Karger, age 54, of 109 Phyllis Drive died Thursday, July 5, 2018 at her residence. A Memorial Service will be announced at a later date.  Ms. Karger was born March 7, 1964 in Pennsylvania to the late Charles Roland and Ann Voncannon Redmond.  She was also preceded in death

Rachel Roberts

Rachel Roberts

Rachel Roberts         Angier, NC: Mrs. Rachel Green Roberts, age 79, of Angier passed away Thursday, June 21, 2018. A private graveside service was held Sunday, June 24, 2018.             Mrs. Roberts was born January 22, 1939 in Greenville County, South Carolina to the late Toy Edward and Clatie Howell Green. She was also preceded

Clara Dupree Denning

Clara Dupree Denning

Clara Dupree Denning            Coats: Mrs. Clara Dupree Denning, age 89, of 278 N. Railroad Street died Saturday, June 23, 2018, at Betsy Johnson Hospital in Dunn.  Funeral services will be 11:00AM Monday at Rose & Graham Funeral Chapel in Coats. Dr. Ron Byrd and Elder Craig Olive will officiate.  Burial will follow in Sandy

Willard Dennis Byrd

Willard Dennis Byrd

Willard Dennis Byrd Benson, NC: Mr. Willard Dennis Byrd, age 67, of Stephenson Road died Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at Wake Med in Raleigh. Family will handle services at a later date.             Mr. Willard Dennis Byrd was born May 22, 1951 in Johnston County to Maxine Clifton Byrd of Benson and the late Willard

Wynona Ennis

Wynona Ennis

Wynona Ennis           Benson: Mrs. Wynona Godwin Ennis, age 93, of 3533 Bailey’s Crossroads Road died Thursday, June 21, 2018, at her residence.  Funeral services will be 11:00AM Saturday at Ebenezer Presbyterian Church.  Rev. Jason Hammersley will officiate.  Burial will follow in the Ennis-Stewart Family Cemetery.             Mrs. Ennis was born…     &nbs…

Annie Lee Tart

Annie Lee Tart

Annie Lee Tart Benson, NC:  Mrs. Annie Lee Holmes Tart, age 94, died Monday, June 18, 2018 at UNC Rex Healthcare in Raleigh.             Arrangements will be announced by Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Benson, NC.   Benson, NC:  Mrs. Annie Lee Holmes Tart, age 94, died Monday, June 18, 2018 at UNC Rex Healthcare in

Jerry Don McLamb

Jerry Don McLamb

Jerry Don McLamb           Benson: Mr. Jerry Don McLamb, age 73, of 618 Benson Hardee Road, a loving husband, father, brother, and friend, died Sunday, June 17, 2018, at his residence.  Funeral services will be 11:00AM Thursday, June 21, 2018, at Rose & Graham Funeral Home Chapel.  Rev. Curtiss Tatum and Rev. Mike Courtney will

Vicki Lee

Vicki Lee

Vicki Lee                Four Oaks, NC:  Mrs. Vicki Glover Lee, age 59, of 2315 A HWY 96 South died Thursday at Duke University Medical Center.  A Memorial Service will be 5:00 PM, Monday, June 18, 2018 at Rose & Graham Funeral Chapel in Benson. Rev. Bill West and Mr. Ronald Hudson will…                Four Oaks,

Bertha McLamb

Bertha McLamb

Bertha McLamb Benson, NC:  Mrs. Bertha Mae Parker McLamb, age 76, of 2338 NC 50 South died Monday, June 11, 2018 at her residence.  Funeral Service will be 11:00 AM Thursday, June 14, 2018 at Rose & Graham Funeral Home Chapel in Benson.  Officiating will be Revs. Randy Beasley and Glenn McCullen.  Burial will follow

Arthur Walston

Arthur Walston

Arthur Walston   Raleigh, NC: Mr. Arthur Ray Walston, age 75 of 5804 Briarwood Drive died Monday at Duke University in Durham. Graveside Funeral Service will be 3:00 PM Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at the Johnson Family Cemetery outside Benson. Rev. Tom Harper and Mr. Joe Harper will officiate. Mr. Walston was born in Wilson County

Omalene Barefoot

Omalene Barefoot

Omalene Barefoot           Willow Spring, NC:  Mrs. Omalene Walton Barefoot, age 89, went to her heavenly home with family by her side, Friday, June 1, 2018 at Liberty Commons Nursing and Rehabilitation in Benson.  Funeral Service will be 3:00 PM Sunday, June 3, 2018 at Friendship Baptist Church, Angier.  Officiating will be

Jeffrey “Jeff” Barbour

Jeffrey "Jeff" Barbour

Jeffrey “Jeff” Barbour Benson, NC:  Mr. Jeffrey “Jeff” E. Barbour, age 64, of 3350 King Mill Road died Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at Rex Hospital in Raleigh.  Funeral Service will be 4:00 PM Friday, June 1, 2018 at Elevation United Methodist Church, Benson, NC.  Officiating will be Dr. Reginald Ponder, Sr. and Dr. Billy Cashwell.

Brenda Parker Williams

Brenda Parker Williams

Brenda Parker Williams Chester, VA: Ms. Brenda Parker Williams, age 71, of Richmond, formally from the Meadow Community, died Monday at her daughter’s residence.                         Arrangements will be announced by Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Benson,… Chester, VA: Ms. Brenda Parker Williams, age 71, of Richmond, formally from the Meadow Community, died Monday at

Dorothy Langdon

Dorothy Langdon

Dorothy Langdon Benson: Mrs. Dorothy Beasley Langdon, age 83, of 125 Federal Road died Wednesday at Liberty Commons Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.  Graveside Funeral Service will be 3:00PM Saturday at Roselawn Cemetery in Benson.  Officiating will be Rev. David Langley.             Mrs. Langdon was born November 4, 1934 in Johnston County to the late Chester