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Cooperative Extension celebrates volunteers success

Franklin County Cooperative Extension recently hosted their 2013 Volunteer Reception.  Cooperative Extension considers itself fortunate to have a group of outstanding and loyal volunteers, according to Charles Mitchell, Franklin County Extension Director. “Volunteering is the...

Ethel B. Edgerton, 63

Ethel B. Edgerton, 63, of Franklinton, died Friday, Dec. 13, 2013. She is survived by one sister, Evelyn Edgerton, of Nashville, N.C.; and one brother, Harold Edgerton, of Charlotte. Wake services will be held at Richardson Funeral Home in Louisburg, Friday, Dec. 20, 7-8 p.m....
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Dewarner Earl Duke, Jr., 73

Dewarner Earl Duke, Jr., 73, of Youngsville, passed away peacefully Monday, Dec. 16, 2013, at Rex Hospital. He was born in Wake County, June 16, 1940, the son of the late Dewarner Earl Duke Sr. and Virginia Dare Lloyd Duke. He was raised by his maternal grandparents, Lonnie D....

Jewel D. Medlin, 62

Jewel Debnam Medlin, 62, of Bunn, died suddenly, Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, in Marietta, Ga. She was born Mar. 13, 1951, in Bunn, N.C., to the late Margaret Annie Pendleton and Louis Ashley Debnam. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Ashley Debnam. She is survived by her...

Pattie Yarborough, 96

Pattie L. Yarborough, 96, of Louisburg, died Thursday, Dec. 13, 2013. She is survived by two daughters, Eva M. Brown, of Philadelphia, and Teresa Yarborough, of Hampton, Va.; and two sons, Raymond Yarborough, of Lanham, Md., and James Otis Yarborough of Brooklyn, N.Y. Also...