Wilbur W. Strickland, 73

Wilbur W. Strickland, 73, of Youngsville, died Saturday evening, Oct. 5, 2013. He was born in Franklin County, the son of the late Lillian Huff Strickland and Needham Gulley Strickland. Funeral services were held 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013 in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home...
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Nancy Ross Edwards

Nancy Ross Edwards of Goldsboro passed away Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013. Nancy was born Dec. 17, 1931 in Wake Forest to H.O. and Edith Ross. At Nancy’s request, her body was donated to East Carolina University School of Medicine, Greenville. Nancy is survived by a son, Ashley...
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John Arthur McKay, 77

John Arthur McKay of Raleigh, died Tuesday, Oct. 1 at Hospice of Wake County at the age of 77. Over the course of his life, John valued family, the challenges of ever-changing technology, writing, music, traveling and cooking for others. John is survived by Susan, his loving wife...
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Esther Adams Whitaker, 92

Esther Adams Whitaker, age 92, of Springmoor Retirement Community, Raleigh, NC, died Oct. 4, 2013 at Rex Memorial Hospital. A celebration of life service was held 2 p. m. Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013, at Wake Forest Baptist Church, Wake Forest. Esther Whitaker was preceded in death by...

James Wallace Watkins, 76

James Wallace Watkins, 76, of Rolesville, died peacefully at his home, Oct. 5, 2013. He was born Feb. 16, 1937 in Wake County to the late Fred Watkins and Minnie Minor Watkins. Funeral services were held 11 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013 in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home with the...