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Frank Downing Allison

Frank Downing Allison

Frank Downing Allison Frank Downing Allison, 52, of Carrboro, passed away unexpectedly of a heart attack on August 12, 2018. Frank was born on May 27, 1966 in Somerset, KY into an Air Force Family. He lived in many places, but found a home in North Carolina where he attended the University of North Carolina

Virginia J. Folkrod

Virginia J. Folkrod

Virginia J. Folkrod Virginia J. Folkrod, 92, died peacefully Monday, August 13, 2018 at Transitions Hospice in Raleigh. She was born January 26, 1926, in Cook County, Illinois, to the late Jacob and Libby Vander Griend DeYoung. Virginia was a registered nurse and worked in the healthcare field. She and her late husband lived in

Anthony Tony Ross

Anthony Tony Ross

Anthony Tony Ross Anthony “Tony” Ross, 55, passed away on Tuesday morning August 14, 2018 at his residence. He was born in Granville County the son of Joyce Ann Walker Ross and the late Henry Elmo Ross, Jr. A funeral service will be held at 2 o’clock Saturday afternoon August 18, 2018 in the Chapel

Samuel Mark Chewning

Samuel Mark Chewning

Samuel Mark Chewning Service for Mr. Chewning will be held at 11:00 am Friday, August 17, 2018 in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home, 405 S. Main St., Wake Forest. A Graveside service with Military Honors will be held 2:00 pm at Eastern Carolina State Veterans Cemetery, 164 Longs Plant Farm Rd, Goldsboro, NC 27534.

Inez P. Perry

Inez P. Perry

Inez P. Perry Inez P. Perry, 84, died Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at Transitions Hospice in Raleigh. She was born February 5, 1934 to the late Grover and Jimmie Lee Honeycutt Pearce. Inez was preceded in death by her husband, E. Gay Perry, her parents, and a sister Net Duke.Mrs. Perry lived and worked on

Peggy Jordan Jeans

Peggy Jordan Jeans

Peggy Jordan Jeans Peggy Jordan Jeans, 73, died Wednesday, August 8, 2018. She was born July 11, 1945 to the late Cliff and Maebelle O’Daniel Jordan. Beside her parents, Peggy was preceded in death by her husband, Thurman “Tom” Jeans; two sisters, Edna Bailey and Maebeline Marshall; five brothers, Eugene, Larry, Louis, Julian and Winifred. Funeral

Shirley Dorsey Upchurch

Shirley Dorsey Upchurch

Shirley Dorsey Upchurch  Shirley Dorsey Upchurch, 71, passed away on Monday August 6, 2018 at her residence. She was born in Franklin County the daughter of the late Viola Gilliam Dorsey and Ennis Dorsey and was preceded in death by her husband; George Madison Upchurch, Sr. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother.

Beverly Gale Height

Beverly Gale Height

Beverly Gale Height Beverly Gale HeightWAKE FORESTBeverly Gale Height, 65, passed away on Thursday August 2, 2018 at Duke Raleigh Hospital. She was born in Forsyth County, the daughter of the late Helen Donevant Crowson and T.W. Crowson.Beverly was retired from the NC Employment Security Commission.A memorial service celebrating her life will be held at

Mary Lynne Mullen

Mary Lynne Mullen

Mary Lynne Mullen Lynne Regan Mullen, originally from Ogdensburg, NY and currently from Wake Forest, NC passed away August 2nd in North Carolina. Lynne was the daughter of the late Anne and Lloyd Regan. She was a 1966 graduate of St. Mary’s Academy in Ogdensburg and earned a Bachelor’s degree from Nazareth College of Rochester

Ricky Dean New

Ricky Dean New

Ricky Dean New A visitation service will be held 6:00 – 7:00 pm Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 405 S. Main St., Wake Forest (919) 556-5811 Memorial services will immediately follow in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home *A full obituary will appear at a later time* A visitation

Nora Mae Horton

Nora Mae Horton

Nora Mae Horton Nora Mae Fox Horton, of Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina, passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 2nd, 2018 at Rex Hospital at the age of 86. She was surrounded by her loving family. Nora Mae was born on April 26, 1932 in Rocky Mount, North Carolina where she resided for many years before moving

John D. Kornegay

John D. Kornegay

John D. Kornegay John Douglas Kornegay, 73, passed away Thursday August 2, 2018 in the care of his beloved wife, Uwhana May Kornegay. He was preceded in death by his father, Evangelist James Wallace Kornegay Senior and his mother, Verlie L. Kornegay. He is survived by his wife, Uwhana; brother, James Wallace Kornegay II;  children,

Irene A. DeMasi

Irene A. DeMasi

Irene A. DeMasi    Irene Ann DeMasi, 64, of Wake Forest, died August 1, 2018 at her residence. She was born August 30, 2018 in Queens, New York a daughter of the late Evelyn Fenimore.    Irene is survived by her loving husband, Michael Francis DeMasi, her three daughters: Amy Carlyle of Wake Forest, Lauren

Mamie Moore

Mamie Moore

Mamie Moore Mamie Andrews Moore, 79, passed away Monday evening July 30, 2018 at her residence. She was born in Durham County the daughter of the late Josie Mae Todd Andrews and John Gregory Andrews. She was preceded in death by her husband; David Moore. A funeral service will be held at 2 o’clock Thursday

Frances Steenburg Loftis

Frances Steenburg Loftis

Frances Steenburg Loftis Frances Steenburg Loftis, 78, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday morning July 31, 2018 at her residence. She was born in Hampton, Va. the daughter of the late Beatrice Fern Mannon Steenburg and Alfred Freeman Steenburg. She was a member of Neuse Baptist Church. A funeral service

Anita Janet Beck

Anita Janet Beck

Anita Janet Beck Anita Beck peacefully departed this world on July 23 after an extended and progressive illness. She was born in Lexington, NC and moved with family to Kinston, NC where she spent most of her youth. After graduating from Kinston’s Grainger High School in 1956, she went on to Rex Hospital School of