Joseph Francis Kennedy, 73

Joseph Francis Kennedy, 73 Joseph Francis Kennedy, 73, of Wake Forest, left us to be with the Lord after his courageous battle with cancer. He was born in Elizabeth, N.J., to the late Francis Kennedy and Lillian Harrington Kennedy. Mr. Kennedy graduated from Linden High School in...

Abby Jones Timberlake, 82

Abby Jones Timberlake, 82 Alva (Abby) Jones Timberlake, 82, of Rolesville, passed away Saturday, May 16, at the William Dunlap Center for Caring at Transitions LifeCare. She was born in the Duke’s Crossroads Community of Wake County and graduated from Rolesville High School in...

Alice Wilson Keith, 68

Alice Wilson Keith, 68 Alice Wilson Keith, 68, of Rolesville, passed away on Monday, May 18. She was born Feb. 28, 1947, in Wake County, to the late L.T. and Margie Wilson. Alice was preceded in death by her daughter, Tammy Keith. She is survived by a son, Donald Chalk; two...

Charles D. McLaughlin, 82

Charles D. McLaughlin, 82 Charles David McLaughlin, 82, of Youngsville, died April 30, in the North Carolina State Veterans Home in Fayetteville. He was born in Oakland, Calif. on Dec. 31, 1932. Charles joined the U.S. Air Force in 1952 and served in the Korean conflict. In 1960,...

Betty Murphy Rogers, 82

Betty Murphy Rogers, 82 Betty Murphy Rogers, 82, of Youngsville, died Tuesday April 28, at Wake Medical Center. She was born in Franklin County, the daughter of the late James C. Murphy and Betty Grace Arnold Murphy. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Friday, May 1, at...

James Roscoe Weiss Sr., 89

James Roscoe Weiss Sr., 89 James Roscoe Weiss Sr., 89, of Wake Forest, passed away Monday, April 20, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born in South Ardmore, Pa., June 15, 1925, the son of the late Roscoe and Stella Katkowski Weiss. He attended School in Goshen,...

Kimberly D. Richardson, 25

Kimberly D. Richardson, 25 Kimberly Dianne Richardson, 25, of Youngsville, died Saturday, April 18. She will be remembered as a woman with a passionate love for Christ and life, especially the life of her daughter, Lacy Dianne, whose life was possible because of her heroic acts....

Ewell Maurice “Shorty” Moore, 80

Ewell Maurice “Shorty” Moore, 80 Ewell Maurice “Shorty” Moore, 80, passed away Tuesday, April 21. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ewell and Annie Moore and his daughter, Miranda Susan Moore. Memorial services were conducted on Sunday, April 26, at Cypress Chapel Baptist...

Helen Joyce Day Haynes, 85

Helen Joyce Day Haynes, 85 Helen Joyce Day Haynes, 85, of Wake Forest, passed away Sunday, April 26. She was the daughter of Fred Eldridge and Ruby Bryson Day of Garner. She was a member of Woodland Baptist Church, where she was the choir director and organist for over 30 years....

Herbert Lee Eddins, 87

Herbert Lee Eddins, 87 Herbert Lee Eddins, 87, of Rolesville, died Wednesday, April 15, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Wake County to the late Lee Roy Eddins and Beulah Winston Eddins. Being quite the businessman, Herbert owned and operated many...

Eugene C. Underhill, 88

Eugene C. Underhill, 88 Eugene Crawford Underhill, 88, of Louisburg, passed away April 16 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Underhill was the son of the late John Rayford and Lillian May “June” Underhill. He was a World War II Navy veteran. He was preceded in death...

Clyde “Gene” Alford, 91

Clyde “Gene” Alford, 91 Clyde E. “Gene” Alford, 91, of Youngsville, died Sunday, April 19, at Hillside Nursing Center. Gene was born on January 29, 1924, in Warren County, the son of the late Joseph Benjamin Alford and Etta Moody Alford. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving...