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Clarice Smith Gates


Deaconess Clarice Smith, beloved wife, aunt, and pillar of her community, peacefully transitioned on Thursday, April 18, 2024, surrounded by her loving family.  Her life was a testament to...

Jessie Parker Edenton


Mrs. Jessie Valentine Blanchard Parker, a native of Gates County, N.C., was born on June 12, 1939, to the late John Cleveland Blanchard and Eva Eure-Blanchard. She departed this life and entered...

Charles Griffin, Sr. Franklin, Va


Charles Leroy Griffin, Sr, 58 was born March 14, 1966 in Newark New Jersey to the late Johnnie Mae Cherry Griffin, and Thomas Jefferson Griffin (TJ). Charles’ journey on this earth came to a...

Ronald Edwards Washington, DC


Edwards aged 64 passed away peacefully on March 24, 2024.  He was surrounded by his loving family and friends. Born on July 18, 1959, in Suffolk, Va.  Ronald lived a life filled with...

Yvonne Cross Gates


Yvonne Cross, born on February 29, 1948, to the late Fannie A. Cross, peacefully passed away on March 23, 2024, at 12:14 pm. She was joined in marriage to the late James Allen Cross for 51 years,...

Norma Stallings Gatesville


Norma J. Stallings, a beloved mother and friend peacefully transitioned from this life at the age of 57. Formally from Gates Co., NC but moved to Winston-Salem, NC.  She brought warmth and...

Ree Nowell Edenton


Ree Dell Nowell better known as "Boot” the son of the late William Edward Taylor and the late Donnie Pencie Nowell Jordan was born September 3, 1946 in Chowan County, NC.  He was...

Walter "W.L." Nowell Sunbury


“Those we love don’t go away, they walk beside us every day….unseen, unheard, but always near, still loved, still missed, and very dear!” On March 12, 2024, the Lord...

Daisy Holley Gates


Daisy “Louise” Jordan Holley was born April 29, 1941 in Gates County to the late Lonnie Jordan and Minnie Bell Brown. She peacefully departed this earthly life on February 28,...

Walter Blount Edenton


Walter Lee Blount of Edenton, N.C. entered into rest and peace on Monday, February 26, 2024 at 1:36 p.m. in Sentara Albemarle Hospital, Elizabeth City, N.C. Walter was born September 24, 1948 in...
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