Eula Perry Wright, 92

Eula Perry Wright, 92, of Franklinton, died Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at Hillside Nursing Center. She was born in Granville County, the daughter of the late Mattie and Lee Perry, and was married to John T. Wright Jr., who preceded her in death. Mrs. Wright was a member of Mt....

Rosa Lee Arrington, 71

Rosa Lee Arrington, 71, of Louisburg, died Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. She is survived by three daughters, Corrine Hicks, Janie Johnson and Peggy Toney, all of Louisburg; two sons, Jasper Toney, of Creedmoor, and James Toney, of Perth Amboy, N.J.; four sisters, Annie Ruth Alston and...

Lola Comer Upton, 80

Lola Comer Upton, 80, of Wake Forest, died Aug. 28, 2014. Lola passed away surrounded by her loving family after a battle with cancer. Born and raised in Randolph County, Lola was the daughter of the late Coy L. and Florence Garner Comer. She was a longtime member of Needham’s...

Genevieve “Gennie” Harrison, 91

Genevieve “Gennie” Lovelace Harrison, 91, of Wake Forest, died Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, at Hillside Nursing Center. She was born in Castro County, Texas, to the late Irion “Doc” Lovelace and Geneva Savage Lovelace. Mrs. Harrison was the head nurse for the first neonatal intensive...

Gordon M. Joyner, 66

Graveside services for Gordon M. “Butch” Joyner, 66, of Wake Forest, who died Aug. 13, 2014, will take place Saturday, Sept. 6, at noon at the Wake Forest Cemetery.

Osbert Noel Perkins, 80

Osbert Noel Perkins, 80, of Louisburg, died Saturday, Aug. 24, 2014, at Rex Hospital. He was born Aug. 24, 1934, to the late Charles FitzGeorge and Carrie Elizabeth Noël Perkins. He is survived by his daughters, Alison and Nicole Perkins-Isleib and her husband, Bryan, and his...

Doran Long, 25

Doran “Trizzy” Long, 25, of Louisburg, died Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014. He is survived by two sons, Doran Marquis Long Jr. and Jaran Tyron Long, both of Louisburg; parents Robert and Yvonne Long, of Louisburg; sister, Felecia Ann Perry, of Raleigh; and maternal grandfather, Eddie...

Daniel Brooks Harris, 67

Daniel Brooks Harris, 67, of Franklinton, died Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, at Duke Raleigh Hospital. He was born in Murray County, Tenn., to the late Mack B. Harris and Sarah Goslin Harris. He was the owner and operator of D.B. Harris & Sons Landscaping for more than 30 years, and...

Mary Ada Holliman Martin, 92

Mary Ada Holliman Martin, 92, of Wake Forest, died Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, at Rex Hospital in Raleigh. A native of Rockingham County, Mrs. Martin was the wife of the late Wallace C. Martin and the daughter of the late Joseph Holliman and the late Lara Christley Holliman. Mrs....

Harry W. Vanderbach, 75

Harry Walter Vanderbach, 75, of Raleigh, died Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, at Hillside Nursing Center. Harry was born in Hudson County, N.J., the son of the late Harry Walter Vanderbach and Clara Duhne Vanderbach. He was a member of St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church and retired...

Gordon M. Joyner, 66

Gordon M. “Butch” Joyner, 66, of Wake Forest was called home by our heavenly Father Wednesday, Aug. 13, after a battle with cancer. He will be missed by his family and many friends. A graveside service will take place at a later date.

Faye Mitchell Doby, 78

Faye Mitchell Doby, 78, of Raleigh, died Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, at WakeMed. She was born in Wake County, the daughter of the late Clarence and Vera Perry Mitchell. Funeral services were held Tuesday, Aug. 19, in the chapel of Bright Funeral Home, with the Rev. Dr. Randy Bridges...