Blanche Helen Perry, 84

Blanche Helen Perry, 84, of Louisburg died Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. She is survived by four daughters, Patricia Chavis, of Henderson, and Vernell Alston, Barbara Ragland and Dorothy Gupton, all of Louisburg; two sons, James Perry and Clinton Perry, both of Louisburg; and seven...

Darlene Hollar Stoker, 45

Darlene Hollar Stoker, 45, of Lenoir, formerly of Rolesville, passed away Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, at her residence. Mrs. Stoker was born in Catawba County to the late Curly Hollar and Frances Rogers Hollar Turner. She worked in public safety as a judicial services coordinator....

Sandra Gail Biggers, 69

Sandra Gail Campbell Cannon Biggers, 69, of Louisburg, wife of Robert Biggers Jr., died Sept. 19, 2014, at her home in Louisburg. She was born April 8, 1945, to the late John Wesley and Hazel Spradley Campbell. In addition to her husband, Sandra is survived by her son, Joseph Lee...

Evelyn A. Pearce, 83

Evelyn Averette Pearce, 83, of Rolesville passed away Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. She was born in Wake County, the daughter of the late Robert and Bessie Averette. Evelyn was a homemaker and a lifelong member of Rolesville Baptist Church. Evelyn is survived by her son, Kirby and...

James Ross Yager, 75

James “Jimmy” Ross Yager, 75, of Knightdale died Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. He was born in Wake County, the son of the late Clara Winston Yager and Ross Washington Yager, and he was retired from the city of Raleigh Solid Waste Management. Mr. Yager is survived by his wife, Erlene...

Janice Smith Wheeler, 64

Janice Smith Wheeler, 64, of Louisburg died Sept. 20, 2014, at Universal Healthcare in Nashville. She was born Feb. 17, 1950, to the late Sidney and Mary Butner Smith. She was preceded in death by her son, Avery Guy Jr. A memorial service took place Tuesday, Sept. 23, at Hickory...

Marvin Caldwell Jr., 43

Marvin Caldwell Jr., 43, of Wake Forest, died Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Vanessa Hargrove Caldwell and three daughters, Allyson, Alexandra and Taylor Caldwell, all of Wake Forest. Parents Marvin and Rosa Caldwell Sr., sister, Danielle Caldwell, and...

Charles Haney, 88

Charles David “Charlie” Haney, 88, of Louisburg, died Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014. He was born in Manhattan, N.Y., the son of the late Mary Daly Hynie and Charles Hynie. Mr. Haney is survived by his wife, Mildred Koval Haney; children, Linda Matlat and husband, John, and Mark Haney...

Bruce Cameron Mooring, 57

Bruce Cameron “Snake” Mooring, 57, of Wake Forest, died Sept. 11, 2014, after a battle with cancer. Bruce was born in Encino, Calif., to the late Eugene Cameron Mooring and Catherine Elizabeth Alexander Mooring. He was employed at Proto Labs/Fineline Prototyping as a CNC...

William Robert Bruce Jr., 56

William Robert Bruce Jr., 56, of Raleigh, passed into the arms of Jesus Sept. 12, 2014, surrounded by his loving family. His 31-month battle with brain cancer ended. Robert was born in Bristol, Tenn., and was raised in Sandy Springs, Ga. He went to college at Valdosta State,...

Bonnie Rae Watson, 65

Bonnie Rae Watson, 65, of Creedmoor, died at her home Friday, Sept. 12, 2014. Born May 7, 1949, in New Brunswick, N.J., she was the daughter of the late Lt. Col. James B. McConnico Sr. and Lillian Rae McConnico. Bonnie traveled the world with her parents while they were in the...

Edward Ernest Wells, 79

Edward Ernest Wells, 79, of Wake Forest, died Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, at Morningside Assisted Living in Raleigh. He was born in London, England, the son of the late William Wells and Queenie Neal Wells. Mr. Wells is survived by his wife, Barbara Cufari Wells; daughters, Donna...