Virginia Smith Woodlief, 92

Virginia Smith Woodlief, 92, formerly of Wilton, died Tuesday, July 15, 2014. She was a native of Wake County, and was the daughter of the late Clarence Smith and Eleanor Smith, and the widow of Pender L. Woodlief. She was a member of Brassfield Baptist church, and was a hair...

Danny C. Mitchell, 60

Danny C. “2Shaé” Mitchell, 60, of Louisburg, died Wednesday, July 23, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Tonya Lee Mitchell, of Louisburg; daughters, Kadijah Henderson and LaTonya Kingsbury, both of Louisburg; and Lynette Cannady, of Nashville, N.C.; son, Danny Mitchell Jr., of...

Leighanne Christine Harper

Leighanne Christine Harper, infant daughter of Heather Binion Harper and Jerre L. Harper Jr., of Youngsville, entered eternal life in the arms of Jesus Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Duke University Medical Center. Funeral services were held Tuesday, July 29, at Faith Baptist...

Fred Dewitt Coats Sr., 85

Fred Dewitt Coats Sr., 85, of Franklinton, died Sunday, July 27, 2014. He was born December 14, 1928, to the late John Wallace Coats and Mozelle Codsgill Coats. Fred was a Franklinton town commissioner for 14 years. He was a member of American Legion Post No. 52, Franklinton...

Janet Helena Briggs Roth, 74

Janet Helena Briggs Roth, 74, of Raleigh, died peacefully July 27, 2014, at Falls River Court & Village, attended by her family. She was born Jan. 2, 1939 in Monroe, Maine, and graduated from Bridgton Academy in 1957. She graduated from Bryant College (Rhode Island) in 1959...