Frederick B. Daniel, 65

Frederick B. “Freddie” Daniel, 65, of Wake Forest, died Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014, at the VA Medical Center in Durham. Freddie was born in Wake County, the son of the late Justice and Claudaline Daniel, and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie...

Aiden Yong-Yeon Lee, 8

Aiden Yong-Yeon Lee, 8, of Wake Forest, passed away Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, at his home surrounded by his family. Aiden attended North Forest Pines Elementary School, and he will be greatly missed by everyone who knew him. With a smile that could light up a room, Aiden loved to...

Deborah Jean Pace

Deborah Jean Pace, 63, of Franklinton, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, at WakeMed. She was born in Enid, Okla., the daughter of the late Richard Ellis Whitt and Phyllis Law Whitt, and she was a member of South Haven Baptist Church in Belton, Mo. Debbie was a loving wife,...

Lee R. Leuice III, 62

Lee R. Leuice, III, 62, of Rolesville, formerly of Pittsburgh, Pa., died Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, at WakeMed Hospital in Raleigh after an extended illness. Lee was born in Jamestown, N.Y., to Ruth Fie Leuice and the late Lee R. Leuice Jr. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and...

Richard T. Monteith Jr.

Richard T. “Dick” Monteith Jr. died Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, after a long battle with heart disease. Dick was formerly the mayor of Wake Forest, a longtime Raleigh businessman, a commercial real estate broker, an advocate for economic development, an active Rotarian and a loving...

Bettie J. Brunkhorst, 82

After a prolonged illness, Bettie Joan Staiger Brunkhorst went to meet her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, Monday, Oct. 27, 2014. Bettie was born March 9, 1932, to Roberta and Edgar Staiger in Moberly, Mo. She attended Kirksville, Mo., State Teachers College (now Truman...

Crystal Doris Hopkins Wall, 87

Crystal Doris Hopkins Wall, 87, of Wake Forest, died unexpectedly Tuesday Oct. 28, 2014, at WakeMed. She was born in Wake County, the daughter of the late Dausey Cleveland Hopkins and Lissie Ray Hopkins, and she was a member of Rolesville Baptist Church. Crystal loved the...

Danah R. Mitchell, 41

Danah Ronnell Mitchell, 41, of Raleigh, died Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. Danah was born in Wake County, the daughter of Dee Denton Mitchell and the late Ronnie Mitchell. Funeral services were held Monday, Nov. 3, in the chapel of Bright Funeral Home. Burial was in New Denton...

Nell Eddins Jordan, 80

Nell Ruth Eddins Jordan, 80, of Rolesville, died Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. She was born May 30, 1934, in Rolesville, the daughter of the late Lonnie and Estelle Eddins. Nell loved Rolesville Baptist Church and was a dedicated and faithful servant her entire life. She had a large...

Hubert Percy Long Jr., 70

Hubert Percy “H.P.” Long Jr., 70, of Youngsville, died Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, at his home. H.P. was born in Wilmington, the son of the late Hubert Percy Long Sr. and L. Salene Coley Long, and he was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church. He was retired from Universal Tobacco...

Larry Gene Van Luven, 68

Larry Gene Van Luven, 68, of Wake Forest, died Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. He was born in Owosso, Mich., son of the late Donna Spitler Van Luven and Milo Van Luven, and was a loving husband and father. Larry was a veteran of the U.S. Army and was an electrician by trade. A memorial...

William H. Blackmon, 87

William Howard “Bill” Blackmon, 87, of Wake Forest, died Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014. He was born in Johnston County, the son of the late Howard and Naomi Daughtery Blackmon, and he was a member of the Falls Baptist Church. Bill was a founding member of the Falls Fire Department and...