William Curtis “Curt” Soule Jr.

William Curtis “Curt” Soule Jr., of Wake Forest, died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. At a young age, Curt began playing golf, a passion he pursued throughout life. He received a scholarship to play for Campbell University in 1968 and was a member of the national championship winning...

Mary Grace Watkins, 86

Mary Grace Jones Watkins, 86, of Zebulon, died Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, at Universal Healthcare in Raleigh. She was born in Wake County, the daughter of the late George David Jones and Roxie Lee Ellington Jones. Funeral services were held Sunday, Oct. 26, at Rolesville Baptist...

Glenda Sue Billings, 60

Glenda Sue Billings, 60, of Youngsville, died Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, at Duke Medical Center. She was born in Indianapolis, Ind., the daughter of the late Doris and Robert Brown. She graduated from Northeast High School in 1972, where she was a cheerleader in the pep squad. She...

Dorothy J. Macon, 97

Dorothy J. Macon, 97, died Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at Hillside Nursing Center. She was born in Granville County, the daughter of the late Addie House Fuller and Elija Fuller. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Darwin Jackson Sr., Bruce Young and E.G. Macon;...

Judy B. Brewer, 67

Judy Bailey Brewer, 67, of Zebulon, died Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born in Wake County, the daughter of Louise Pleasants Bailey and the late Raymond Pelic Bailey, and was a retired supervisor with Alcatel. Funeral services were held...

Ronald Lloyd “Ronnie” Brown, 60

Ronald Lloyd “Ronnie” Brown, 60, of Wake Forest, died Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at his home. He was born in Moore County, the son of the late William Floyd Brown Sr. and Martha Ellen Taylor Brown. A memorial service will be held today (Thursday), Oct. 30, at 2 p.m. in the chapel...

Alma Lee Tabor, 74

Alma Lee Ray Tabor, 74, of Youngsville, died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at the William Dunlap Center for Caring. She was born in Wake County, the daughter of the late Junious and Ola Keith Ray, and she retired as cafeteria manager of Fox Road Elementary School. Funeral services...

Arthur J. Schneller Sr., 86

Arthur John Schneller Sr., 86, of Wake Forest, died Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, at his home. He was born in Ontario, Canada, the son of the late Mary Kaufman Schneller and Otto John Schneller, and he was a retired forklift mechanic with Gaylord Containers. Funeral services were held...

Leslie White O’Brien, 70

Leslie White O’Brien, 70, of Youngsville, died peacefully at home Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, from a rare neurodegenerative disease, progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP). Leslie and her identical twin sister were the oldest of seven girls born to the late John and Anne Simpson...

Irene J. Sullivan, 78

Irene Johnson Sullivan, 78, of Wake Forest, died Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, at Wake Medical Center. She was born in Johnston County, the daughter of the late Mattie Eliza Bunn Johnson and Ashley Johnson, and she retired from Burlington Industries. A memorial service was held...

Carol Edwards Jackson, 69

Carol Edwards Jackson, 69, of Wake Forest, died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, at Rex Hospital. She was the daughter of the late Forest Daniel Edwards and Eula Creech Edwards. She was a member of New Light Church of God and was retired from the State of North Carolina as an...

Peggy Rich Spence, 82

Peggy Rich Spence, 82, of Raleigh, died Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014. She died surrounded by her daughters after many years of declining health. Peggy was born in Wilson, and her family moved to Raleigh soon afterwards. She graduated from Hugh Morrison High School in 1950, and she...