off

Ronnie Wayne McGhee, 64

Ronnie Wayne McGhee, 64, of Wake Forest, died peacefully Sunday, March 9, 2014. He was born in Vance County, the son of the late Mozelle Stroud McGhee and Connie Lee McGhee. Ronnie was a loving husband, father and friend. He graduated from Aycock High School in Vance County, was...
off

Clay Jacob Maulden Jr., 70

Clay Jacob “Butch” Maulden, Jr., 70, of Wake Forest, died Saturday, March 8, 2014. He was born in Durham County and was the son of the late Pattie Elizabeth McBroom Maulden and Clay Jacob Maulden Sr. Butch was a graduate of Durham High School and of Lees-McRae College. He also...
off

Dr. Leon Whitfield Robertson

Dr. Leon Whitfield Robertson, physician, father, husband, civic leader, died Friday, March 7, 2014 Dr. Leon Whitfield Robertson was born in Rolesville, N.C., located in Wake County, on November 27, 1919, to George J. Robertson and Ollie Evangeline Jones. His father owned and...

Walter H. Sutton, 57

Walter H. Sutton, 57, of Louisburg, passed away Wednesday, March 5, 2014. He is survived by a son, Walter O’Brian Sutton, of Louisburg; three sisters, Susie Thomas, Martha Sutton and Beatrice Sutton; and three brothers, Richard Sutton, David L. Sutton and Robert O. Sutton, all of...
off

Leelan A. Woodlief, 87

Leelan Alvin Woodlief, 87, of Youngsville, was born Sept. 6, 1926, and entered heaven March 1, 2014. He was born in Franklin County, the son of late Addie Finch Woodlief and Benjamin Franklin Woodlief. On Oct. 21, 1950, he married the love of his life, Ellen Watkins Woodlief....

William Charles Riley, 76

William Charles “Billy” Riley, 76, of Louisburg, passed away, Sunday, March 2, 2014, at Hillside Nursing Center. He was born Aug. 20, 1937, in Halifax County, the son of the late Bruce M. Riley and Lucille Pendelton Riley. William lived most of his life in Louisburg with his...

Pernell Hartsfield, 74

Pernell Hartsfield, 74, of Louisburg, died Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014. He is survived by three daughters, Tiffany McKnight, of Raleigh; Tina Williams (Adam), of Wake Forest; and Gina Daniels, of Camden N.J.; and one son, Gregory McKnight, of Louisburg. Also surviving are eight...

Mary C. Sawyer, 82

Mary Christine Sawyer, 82, of Wake Forest, died Saturday, March 1, 2014, at the Hospice of Wake County Home. She was born June 30, 1931 in Framingham, Mass., the daughter of the late Thomas James Gallivan and Catherine Anne Gallivan. Mary was a loving mother, joyful, caring...
off

Kathy Lynn Harr, 46

Kathy Lynn Harr, 46, of Rolesville, passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at UNC Memorial Hospital. She was born in Bristol, Tenn., March 26, 1967, and graduated from Sullivan Central High School. Kathy lived in the Wake Forest-Rolesville area several times during her life and had...
off

Esther Hodges Spencer, 96

Esther Hodges Spencer, 96, of Youngsville, died Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, at Hillside Nursing Center. Mrs. Spencer was born Oct. 11, 1917, in Grimesland, N.C. She lived most of her life in Raleigh before moving to Youngsville after her husband’s death in 1978. Funeral services...

Juanita Alston, 77

Juanita Alston, 77, of Louisburg, passed away Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014. She is survived by one sister, Peggie Green (Isiah), of Louisburg, and three brothers, John Alston, of Portland, Maine; Willie Alston (Mae), of Louisburg; and James Terrell, of Louisburg. Visitation was held...

Chase Hinnant, 18

Chase Hinnant, 18, of Youngsville, died Monday, Feb. 17, 2014.  He was a student at Wake Tech North Campus. A memorial service was held Feb. 22, 2014, at Stony Hill Baptist Church in Wake Forest. Inurnment followed at Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery, Wendell. He is survived by...