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Gen. Patton’s grandson to visit Wake Forest museum

WAKE FOREST — Novelist and historian Robert H. Patton will appear at a program and book-signing Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Wake Forest Historical Museum, 414 N. Main St. The grandson of WWII General George S. Patton and relative to Wake Forest native Jody Totten, his fifth...
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Second retired K-9 dies

WAKE FOREST — The Wake Forest Police Department is mourning the death of its second retired K-9 in as many weeks following the passing of K-9 Lagos, who died July 2 at the age of 11. Lagos, a German shepherd, joined the Wake Forest Police Department in 2006 and officially retired...

Berdenia A. Carter, 56

Berdenia A. Carter, 56, of Raleigh, died Friday, June 27, 2014, at Duke Raleigh Medical Center. She was born May 26, 1958, in E. Orange, N.J., to Vinson Anderson and Mary Hall Anderson. She is survived by three children, Capricia Conyers (Johnny), Dyamon Anderson and Howard...

Bessie D. Morgan, 77

Bessie D. Morgan, 77, of Wake Forest, died Sunday, June 29, 2014, at her residence. She was born June 27, 1937, in Franklin County, to the late Frank and Maggie Wright Debnam. Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date.

Robert Saxon Hill, 89

Robert Saxon Hill, 89, of Wake Forest, passed away at home Monday, June 30, 2014, after a brief illness. He was the devoted husband of Jean. Bob was born in 1925 in Jersey City, N.J., the son of Harold and Nina (Saxon) Hill. He was a veteran of WWII, serving as a pilot in the...

Edward Lee Burt, 58

Edward Lee “Burtro” Burt, 58, of Henderson, died Tuesday, July 1, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Earnestine Hargrove; four daughters, Cindy Hicks, of Raleigh; Juankenia Hargrove, of Butner; and Sheila Thomas and Wanda Thomas, both of Centerville; six sons, DaQuan Burt and...

Ann Marie Turner, 88

Ann Marie Turner, of Franklinton, died peacefully Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at Transitions Life Care in Raleigh. Ann was born Jan. 15, 1926, in Montgomery, Ala., to the late Mr. and Mrs. Charlie (Anna Dukes) Johnson. Ann attended the Washington Business Institute in New York, N.Y....

Beulah Frazier Caudle, 93

Beulah Frazier Caudle, 93, of Wake Forest, died Friday, July 4, 2014, after an extended illness. She was born in Franklin County, the daughter of the late Wiley Jackson Frazier and Florence Young Caudle. Beulah was preceded in death by her husband, Johnnie Oscar Caudle; two sons,...

Robert G. Keith Jr., 33

Robert “Bob” Gentry Keith Jr., 33, of Holly Ridge, formerly of Wake Forest, died Friday, July 4, 2014, at his residence. He was born in Guilford County, the son of Robert G. “Joe” Keith Sr. and the late Sharon Hogan Keith. Bob was a graduate of Wake Forest-Rolesville High School...