|Beulah H. Royster
CHASE CITY, Va. -- Beulah Hull Royster, 84, of Richmond, Va., formerly
of Chase City, died Monday, July 23, 2001. She was the widow of Eldon B.
Graveside services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday at Woodland
Cemetery in Chase City by the Rev. Kevin Eley.
Surviving are her daughters, Linda Koepke of Lovingston, Va., and Yvonne
Strum of Oxford; a sister, Azza Lee Adams of Richmond; five grandchildren;
and four great-grandchildren.
Friends may call Wood Funeral Service from 7 to 8:30 p.m. today.
Arrangements are by Wood Funeral Service of Chase City.
Eleanor L. Reilly
WARRENTON -- Eleanor Louise Reilly, 79, of Henderson died Sunday, July
22, 2001, at Maria Parham Hospital. She was a native of Montclair, N.J.,
and the daughter of the late Harvey Jefferson Anderson and Ida Brown Anderson.
She lived in Lakewood, N.J., and attended Macedonia Baptist Church
until September, when she moved to Henderson to live with her daughter.
She was a retired housekeeper for Marlborough State Hospital in Marlborough,
Graveside memorial services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday by
the Rev. A.A. Brown in the Brown family Cemetery, near South Warren Elementary
School in the Coley Springs community.
Surviving are one daughter, Robin R. Dixon of Henderson, and one granddaughter.
There will be no visitation at the funeral home.
The family will meet with friends at the Henderson home of her daughter,
Robin R. Dixon.
Arrangements are by Brown’s Funeral Services of Warrenton.
Linda T.A. Whitt
OXFORD -- Linda Talley Adcock Whitt, 55, of 669 George Sherman Road
died Monday, July 23, 2001, at Durham Regional Hospital. She was a Granville
County native and the daughter of Irene Harris Talley and the late William
She was a member of Mount Zion Baptist Church and an employee of Butner-Creedmoor
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday at Mount Zion
Baptist Church by the Rev. Keith Williams. Burial will be in the church
Surviving, in addition to her mother, are her husband, Roy “Monk” Whitt;
one daughter, Lisa Adcock Mize of Oxford; two sons, Larry Adcock and Keith
Adcock, both of Oxford; one brother, William G. Talley III of Oxford; one
stepdaughter, Gwen Whitt McKay of Roxboro; and 11 grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 tonight at Gentry-Newell
& Vaughan Funeral Home in Oxford and other times at the home.
Arrangements are by Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home of Oxford.
Thaddeus H. Brown
HENDERSON -- Thaddeus Henry Brown, 62, of 681 Faulkner Town Road died
Monday, July 23, 2001, at Maria Parham Hospital. He was a Vance County
native and the son of the late Aquilla and Ruth Brown.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday at St. Paul United
Church of Christ by Pastor Henry Johen. Interment will be in the Middleburg
Surviving are his wife, Mary R. Brown; a daughter, Angela; three sons,
Steven, Michael and Craig, all of Henderson; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandchild;
four brothers, Wilbur, Aquilla III and Morris, all of Henderson, and Kenneth
of Brooklyn, N.Y.; and five sisters, Lucy Owens, Ruth Nelson, Christine
Brown and Gracie Vaughan, all of Henderson, and Ida Lewis of Brooklyn.
The family will receive friends at the home.
Viewing will be held from 1 to 8 p.m. today at Garnes Funeral Services
Arrangements are by Garnes Funeral Services.
Sadie B. Holloway
HENDERSON -- Sadie Branch Holloway, 69, of 3687 Eaton Road, Kittrell,
died Tuesday, July 24, 2001, at Granville Medical Center. She was the daughter
of the late Otha and Genevie Branch.
She was a former employee of John Umstead State Hospital.
Surviving are her husband, Eddie J. Holloway; one son, Arthur Holloway
of Oxford; five daughters, Marjorie Davis of Louisburg, Pauline Walker
of Durham, Diane Holloway and Glendora Holloway, both of Oxford, and Patricia
Ann Holloway of Williamsboro; 11 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday at Belton Creek
Baptist Church by the Rev. Anthony E. Cozart. Burial will follow in the
Viewing will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today at Betts & Son Funeral
Home in Oxford.
Arrangements are by Betts & Son Funeral Home.
Willie L. Robinson
HENDERSON -- Willie Lee “Smokey” Robinson, 57, died in Nanuet, N.Y.
He was a native of Henderson and the son of the late James and Pauline
He attended Vance County public schools and later moved to New York,
where he was a dietitian at the Geriatrics Center in Nanuet. He also was
an avid golfer.
Surviving are two daughters, Willia and Gwendolyn Chavis Scott, both
of Cary; three brothers, George Robinson of Nanuet, James Robinson of White
Plains, N.Y., and Donald Robinson of Henderson; and three sisters, Felicia
Hamilton of Orange, N.J., Paulette R. Jones of Hillsborough and Pearl Iris
Glover of Henderson.
Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. July 20 in New Hempstead,
Local arrangements are by E.C. Terry’s Funeral Service.
Dewey H. Satterwhite
HENDERSON -- Dewey H. Satterwhite, 81, of 603 Sagefield Way died Tuesday,
July 24, 2001, at Maria Parham Hospital. A native of Mecklenburg County,
Va., Dewey was the son of the late Steven and Annie Langford Satterwhite,
living most of his life in Granville County. He was a retired farmer, a
member of Stovall Baptist Church and a charter member of the Oxford Lodge
#103 Order of Odd Fellows.
Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Friday at Gentry-Newell &
Vaughan Funeral Chapel in Oxford by Pastor Mark Alexander and the Rev.
Don Capell. Burial will follow in Stovall Baptist Church Cemetery.
Surviving are his wife, Lillian W. Satterwhite; his son and daughter-in-law,
Joseph M. Satterwhite Sr. and Mary Jean P. Satterwhite of Oxford; his stepdaughters
and stepsons-in-law, Edna Saunders and husband William of Henderson, Yvonne
C. Stover and husband Sammy, Shelby C. Howard and husband Earl, both of
Lakeland, Fla.; his stepsons and stepdaughters-in-law, Claude Capell and
wife Nadine of Durham, Rev. Donald Capell and wife Millie of Bessemer City;
17 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren;
his daughter-in-law, Mary Beth Satterwhite of Oxford.
Dewey was predeceased by his first wife, Minnie Sue Currin Satterwhite,
and his son Harvey T. Satterwhite Sr.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at the
funeral home and other times at the home in Henderson and the home of Joseph
and Mary Jean Satterwhite, 900 Roxboro Rd., Oxford.
Flowers are accepted, or memorials may be made to Faith Baptist Church,
P.O. Box 1241, Oxford, N.C. 27565.
Active pallbearers are William Mason, Clinton Satterwhite, Harvey Satterwhite
Jr., Chris Satterwhite, Joe Satterwhite Jr., Benton Miller, Craig Capell,
Diane D. Williamson
HENDERSON -- Diane Lynn Dwyer Williamson, 54, of 909 Roanoke Ave., Henderson,
died Wednesday, July 25, 2001, at Maria Parham Hospital. She was a native
of Queens, N.Y., and the daughter of the late Joseph and Anna Pramberger
Dwyer. She was the widow of Jesse James Williamson Jr.
She was a homemaker and was a member of St. James Catholic Church.
A Mass of the resurrection will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Friday at
St. James Catholic Church by Father Bill Long. Burial will follow in Stovall
Surviving are a daughter, Patricia A. Williamson of Henderson; a son,
James Dale Williamson of Henderson; a sister, Barbara Musel of College
Point, N.Y.; a brother, Michael Dwyer of Leonardo, N.J.; and one grandchild.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 tonight at Flowers Funeral
Home. All other times, they will be at the home.
Serving as active pallbearers will be Ronnie Bailey, Danny Bailey,
Mike Williamson, Earl Williamson, Lawrence Ray Williamson, Mark West, Don
West, Michael Ranes and Allen Watkins.
Flowers will be accepted, or memorials may be made to St. James Catholic
Church, 3275 U.S. 158 Bypass, Henderson, N.C. 27537.
Arrangements are by Flowers Funeral Home of Henderson.
Ellis G. Woleslagle
AUBURN, N.Y. -- Ellis Guy Woleslagle, 85, of Auburn, N.Y., died Wednesday,
July 25, 2001, in New York. He was born in Troy, Pa., and had resided in
New York since 1945.
He graduated from Troy High School and LaSalle University in Chicago.
He served as corporate secretary for the E.D. Clapp Manufacturing Co.,
corporate director of Ivanhoe Foods and accounting supervisor for Smith
Corona Marchant. He was an Army veteran of World War II and served with
the 94th Division under Gen. George Patton. He saw action in the Battle
of the Bulge and was decorated with four Battle Stars. He was past president
of the Auburn Industrial Club and a lifetime member of the Disabled American
Surviving are his wife, June Parker Woleslagle; three children, Kenneth
Ellis Woleslagle of Deltona, Fla., Junell Blaylock of Warrenton and Lyle
Parker Woleslagle of Auburn; five grandchildren; and three sisters and
a brother, all of Pennsylvania.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at Langham Funeral
Home in Auburn. Burial with full military honors will be in Soule Cemetery,
In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Sterling Gilliam Library at
Kerr-Vance Academy in Henderson are being accepted.
Kyla J. Harris-Bradberry
OXFORD -- Funeral services for 2-month-old Kyla Jeneanne Harris-Bradberry
will be conducted at noon Saturday at New Hope Granville Baptist Church
by the Rev. James Isaac. Burial will be in the church cemetery. She died
Monday, July 23, 2001, in Fort Washington, Md.
Surviving are her parents, Phillita D. Harris and Sheldon D. Bradberry,
both of Henderson; one brother, Adaiah Bradberry of Henderson; one sister,
Ajula Bradberry of Henderson; her maternal grandparents, Phillip Harris
and Barbara Cates Harris of Oxford; her paternal grandmother, Susie P.
Bradberry of Henderson; a maternal great-grandmother, Ballie M. Harris
of Durham; and a paternal great-grandmother, Susie Terry of Henderson.
The family will receive visitors one hour before the services at New
Hope Granville Baptist Church.
Arrangements are by Wright Funeral Home.
Myrtle A. Faulkner
HENDERSON -- Myrtle Ayscue Faulkner, 89, a former resident of 1514 E.
Andrews Ave., died Wednesday night, July 25, 2001, in a local nursing home.
She was a Vance County native and was the daughter of the late William
Robert and Pattie Vaughan Ayscue.
She was a member of New Sandy Creek Baptist Church.
A graveside service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at New Sandy Creek
Baptist Church by the Rev. Roy Walker and the Rev. Tim Burgess.
She is survived by one sister, Mae Ayscue Stainback of Henderson, and
several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the New Sandy
Creek Baptist Church Building Fund, 1699 Weldon’s Mill Road, Henderson,
The family will receive friends immediately after the service.
Arrangements are by the J.M. White Funeral Home.
OXFORD -- Isabelle Green, 77, of 906 Goshen St. died Wednesday, July
25, 2001, at Granville Medical Center.
Arrangements will be announced by Wright Funeral Home.
Miles W. Jones
NORLINA -- Miles Woodrow Jones, 72, of Norlina died Wednesday, July
25, 2001, at his residence. He was the son of the late Emmett Green Jones
and Gladys Pulley Jones.
He served in the U.S. Army. He was a member of Prospect Methodist Church
and a member of Woodmen of the World. He was a retired service manager
for Kindley Ford Sales in South Hill, Va.
Surviving are his wife, Gladys Rose Jones; five children, Judy Ann
Stallings, Milton Dale Jones, Rebecca Lynn Martin and Christina Rose Riggleman,
all of Norlina, and Angela Christine Thompson of Henderson; seven siblings,
Nan E. Jones of Richmond, Va., Virginia Jones Lewis of Richmond, Kathleen
Jones Smith of South Hill, Dossy Jones of Richmond, Dorothy Jones Parker
of Richmond, Laura Ann Reese of South Hill and Helen Marie Kidd of LaCrosse,
Va.; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at Blaylock Funeral
Home by the Revs. Warren Cash and Ben Riggleman. Interment will follow
at Zion United Methodist Church Cemetery in Oine.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Blaylock
Flowers are accepted, or memorials may be made to the family, P.O.
Box 473, Norlina, N.C. 27563.
Arrangements are by Blaylock Funeral Home of Warrenton.
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