Cary Louis Adams, 64

Cary Louis Adams, 64, of Garner passed away Nov. 21, 2013. Mr. Adams was born April 8, 1949 to Hilliard and Louise Adams in Wake County. He was educated in the Wake County Public School system. He later became a member of Apopka House of Prayer and Faith located in Apopka, Fla....

Agnes Adell Mabe Jordan, 89

Agnes Adell Mabe Jordan, 89, of Franklinton, died Wednesday Nov. 20, 2013 at the Covington House of Raleigh. Mrs. Jordan was born in Stokes County, the daughter of the late Lila and Richard Mabe. She was preceded in death by her husband, Perry Monroe Jordan and by a son, William...

Rick Welch, 54

Rick Welch, 54, of Sevierville, Tenn., passed away Friday, Nov. 22, 2013. Welch is survived by his wife, Angie Dailey; daughter, Melanye Potter of Wake Forest; sister, Karen Welch; and brother, Gary Stafford. Also surviving are step-daughters, Kathy Hickman (Kevin), Becky and...

Doris Vandergrift Creasy, 78

Doris V. Creasy, 78, of Bunn, was known as “Nanny” to many. She died Monday evening, Nov. 25, 2013 at her residence. Mrs. Creasy was born in Roanoke, Va. daughter of the late Grace Robertson Vandergrift and John Vandergrift. She was preceded in death by her husband; Calvin “Bud”...

Lawrence “Larry” Wilson, Jr.

Lawrence Addison “Larry” Wilson, Jr. of Wake Forest, died Friday, Nov. 22, 2013 at the Oaks of Mayview in Raleigh. Larry was born in Atlantic City, N.J., the son of the late Harriet Stafford Wilson and Lawrence Addison Wilson, M.D. After graduating from officer candidate school,...

Franklin E. Waters, 76

Franklin Edgar Waters, 76, of Louisburg, died Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013 at the VA Medical Center in Durham. He was born in Gustavis, Ohio and was the son of the late Frances Hayes Waters and Lorenzo Stewart Waters. Mr. Waters was a veteran of the US Navy and was the former owner and...

William Richardson, 79

William “Bill” Richardson, 79, of Hollister, passed away Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013. Survivors include a sister, Naomi Richardson, and brothers, Charlie Richardson, Erdius Richardson, Lewis Richardson, Paul Richardson, Sr., and Curtis Richardson, all of Hollister. Wake services were...

Jola Johnson Perry, 84

Jola Johnson Perry, 84, of Louisburg, passed away Monday, Nov. 25, 2013. She is survived by her son, William E. Perry, of the home; sisters, Ruby Chandler of Hackettstown, N.J., and Carrella Holiday of Louisburg; brothers, Joe Lewis Johnson and Kenneth Johnson, both of Louisburg;...

Peggy Grace Watkins Hight, 48

Peggy Grace Watkins Hight, 48, of Wake Forest, died Thursday Nov. 21, 2013 at the William M. Dunlap Center for Caring. She was born in Wake County, the daughter of Mary Grace Jones Watkins and Owen C. Watkins. Funeral Services were held Sunday, Nov.24, 2013 at Wake Forest Church...

Anne M. Evans, 93

Anne Evans, 93, of Raleigh, died Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013 at Wake Med Hospital. She was born in Weirton, W. Va., the daughter of the late Katherine and Michael Pavlich. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013 at the new Saint Catherine of Siena Catholic...

Ethel S. Egerton, 96

Ethel S. Egerton, 96, of Louisburg, died Friday, Nov. 22, 2013. Visitation will be held Friday, Nov. 29 from 3-7 p.m. at Richardson Funeral Home in Louisburg. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Nov. 30 at 11 a.m. at the Richardson Funeral Home chapel. Burial will follow in...

Jeffrey G. “Jeff” Rodgers, 49

Jeffrey Grant “Jeff” Rodgers, 49, of Wake Forest, passed away Tuesday Nov. 19, 2013 at his home. He was born in Wilmington, and has worked in the pharmaceutical industry for a number of years and was currently the Oncology Account Manager with Novartis. Jeff had a passion for...