|Mrs. Nancy ‘Nina’ Brown
CLARKSVILLE, Va. -- Mrs. Nancy “Nina” Brown, 85, resident of Eppes
Forks, Va., died Sunday morning. Mrs. Brown was a devoted wife and loving
mother. She is predeceased by a daughter, Faye Slaughter.
Surviving are her husband, Mac Brown; and one son, Ron Brown and wife,
Vicky, of Durham; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A memorial service was held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Rock Spring Baptist
Church. The family will receive friends Monday at the home.
Lawrence T. Bullock
HENDERSON -- Lawrence T. Bullock, 56, of 260 West Creek Road died Sunday,
April 29, 2001, at Guardian Care of Henderson. He was the son of the late
Jeff Davis Bullock and Martha B. Bullock.
He was a former employee of the Vance County Board of Education.
Funeral services will be conducted at 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Wright
Funeral Chapel by Minister Mark Joyner. Burial will be in Saints Delight
Holy Church Cemetery.
Surviving are two sisters, Lena Howard and Freddie Pearson, both of
Henderson, and three brothers, Smith Howard Bullock of the Bronx, N.Y.,
and James Nelson Bullock and John Clifton Bullock, both of Henderson.
The family will receive visitors at the residence.
The body will lie in state from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. today at Wright Funeral
Home in Henderson.
Arrangements are by Wright Funeral Home of Henderson.
OXFORD -- Langdon Butler, 93, of 3186 Gela Road died Sunday, April 29,
2001, at Granville Medical Center.
Funeral services will be held Saturday in Quincy, Fla.
Viewing was held Tuesday at the funeral home.
Local arrangements will be announced by Betts & Son Funeral Home.
George H. Clark
HENDERSON, N.C. -- George Holt Clark, 66, of 2331 Stewart Farm Road,
Henderson, died Saturday, April 28, 2001, at his home.
A native of Vance County, he was the son of the late Osby Clyde and
Lucy Daniel Hicks Clark.
Mr. Clark was a member of Central Baptist Church. He was a veteran
of the United States Army and was a retired Shade Formulator with Burlington
Industries Inc. Prior to his employment with Burlington Industries, he
was a supervisor with Cristex Inc. in Oxford, where he was employed for
Funeral services were held Tuesday, at 2 p.m., at Central Baptist Church,
conducted by the Rev. Alan W. McAlister. Entombment followed in Sunset
Surviving are his wife, Peggy Daniel Clark; two daughters, Lyn Clark
Wilson, and husband, Steve, and Paula Clark Fisher, and husband, Mike,
all of Henderson; a son, Craig Holt Clark, and wife, Melinda, of Henderson;
a granddaughter, Deanna Louise Clark of Henderson; four grandsons, Steve
Ernie Wilson Jr., Matthew Bennett Fisher, Allen Michael Fisher and Trenton
Otis Clark, all of Henderson; and two sisters, Inez C. Weaver of Henderson
and Janie C. Aiken of Creedmoor, N.C. He was preceded in death by a sister,
Marion C. Dickerson, and five brothers, Clyde C. Clark, Dolphus T. “Whitey”
Clark, Willard B. Clark, Alton D. “A.D.” Clark and Julian R. Clark.
The family received friends Monday evening, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., at
Flowers Funeral Home. All other times, they were at the home.
Serving as active pallbearers were R.C. Daniel, Tom Stewart, Bud Wilson,
Timmy Williams, Ron Sutton, Isaac Pegram, Eddie Allgood and John Allen.
Serving as honorary pallbearers were Gene Newton, Gale Ramsey, Donald Pilson,
Wallace Greenway, James Hicks and Chuck Elgin.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Central Baptist Church,
P.O. Box 178, Henderson, N.C. 27536, or to Hospice, 1937 N.C. Hwy. 39 N.,
Louisburg, N.C. 27549.
Flowers Funeral Home was in charge of the funeral arrangements.
WARRENTON -- Thurman Hargrove, 34, of Warrenton died Tuesday, May 1,
2001, at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Arrangements will be announced by Boyd’s Funeral Services of Warrenton.
Jackson G. Harris Jr.
STOVALL -- Jackson G. Harris Jr. of Grassy Creek Road, Stovall, died
Monday, April 30, 2001. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jackson
Greene Harris Sr. and Linda Wilson Harris, and his companion, Robert E.
He served in the military during World War II and in postwar Japan.
After his retirement, he was a faithful member of St. Stephen’s and St.
Cyprian’s Episcopal churches of Oxford, serving on the vestry and on the
outreach and bookstore committees.
Surviving are his brother, Russell Harris, and his sister, Nell Wilkinson
of Richmond, Va.
Memorial services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday at St. Stephen’s
Episcopal Church. A reception for family and friends will follow.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Episcopal churches
of Oxford or to the charity of one’s choice.
Hallye B. Heartwell
KITTRELL -- Hallye Brown Heartwell, 91, a former resident of 1780 Kittrell
Road, died Tuesday in a local nursing home. She was a native of Vance County
and was the daughter of the late Thomas S. and Maggie Smith Brown. She
was the widow of William Russell Heartwell and a member of the Plank Chapel
United Methodist Church.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday at 11 a.m. at the J.M.
White Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. William “Bud” Budzinski. Burial will
follow in the Plank Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery.
She is survived by several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 until 8:30 at the J.M.
White Funeral Home.
Serving as active pallbearers will be Henry Brown, Marvin Daniel, Carlton
Brown, Henry Finch, Joe Weaver and Tim Jenks.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Plank Chapel United
Methodist Church Cemetery Fund, c/o Darlene Ranes, 2120 S. Lynnbank Road,
Kittrell, N.C. 27544, or to the Kittrell Baptist Church, c/o Winston W.
Kerley, 1198 S. Chavis Road, Kittrell, N.C. 27544.
Arrangements are by the J.M. White Funeral Home.
Edna P.B. Mitchell
CREEDMOOR -- Edna Pearl Blackley Mitchell, 84, of 891 Green Hill Road,
Franklinton, died Monday, April 30, 2001, at Franklin Regional Medical
Center in Louisburg. She was a Franklin County native and the daughter
of the late Jim and Lela Preddy Blackley. She was the widow of Eugene R.
She was a member of Mount Olive Baptist Church and was a health care
technician at Murdoch Center.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. today at Mount Olive
Baptist Church by the Rev. Carl Hunter. Burial will be in Carolina Memorial
Surviving are a daughter, Deborah M. Podger of Franklinton; a son,
Ronald D. Mitchell of Jesup, Ga.; a sister, Margaret Wright of Franklinton;
a brother, O.L. Blackley of Franklinton; 11 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Visitation was from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at Eakes Funeral Home in
Creedmoor and other times at the home.
Arrangements are by Eakes Funeral Home of Creedmoor.
John P. Stevenson
HENDERSON -- John Perkins “Pike” Stevenson, 83, of 3931 Weldon’s Mill
Road died Monday, April 30, 2001, at his home. He was a Warren County native
and the son of the late John R. and Maggie West Stevenson. He was the widower
of Ora Thomas Faulkner Stevenson.
He was a retired farmer and carpenter. He was a member of New Sandy
Creek Baptist Church.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at New Sandy Creek
Baptist Church, conducted by the Revs. Timothy J. Burgess and J. Marshall
Neathery. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Surviving are his wife, Mary Grace Weaver Stevenson; a daughter, Dorothy
S. Hedgepeth of Fayetteville; two sons, John T. Stevenson of Nashville
and William P. “Bill” Stevenson of Henderson; three stepdaughters, Annie
Mae Hoyle, Jean Abbott and Martha Pruitt, all of Henderson; two stepsons,
Ray McDaniel and Bill McDaniel, both of Henderson; three sisters, Magnolia
S. Abbott, Thelma S. Larimore and Carrie Lou S. Galantis, all of Henderson;
a brother, Andrew D. Stevenson of Henderson; five grandchildren; and six
The family will receive friends from 7:30 to 9 tonight at Flowers Funeral
Home. All other times, they will be at the home.
Serving as active pallbearers will be Steve Hedgepeth, Mark Hedgepeth,
John R. Stevenson, Leland Clayton, Donald Edwards, Kevin Stevenson, Charles
Galantis, Jerry Stevenson and J.H. Smith.
Flowers will be accepted, or memorials may be made to New Sandy Creek
Baptist Church, 1699 Weldon’s Mill Road, Henderson, N.C. 27536, or to Hospice,
1937 N.C. Hwy. 39 North, Louisburg, N.C. 27549.
Arrangements are by Flowers Funeral Home.
MANSON -- Percy Hawkins, 47, of Manson died Sunday, April 29, 2001,
at his residence.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday at Refuge Church
of Our Lord Jesus Christ in Warrenton. The Elder Robert Terry Jr., pastor,
will officiate. Burial will follow in the Oak Level Church Cemetery in
Surviving are his wife, Belinda White; one daughter, Stephanie Hawkins;
two stepchildren, Nicole Lofland and David Lofland Jr.; three grandchildren;
his mother, Rosa Hawkins; two sisters, Brenda Hawkins and Lisa Ruffin;
and three brothers, Thurman, Charles and Samuel Hawkins.
Arrangements are by R.H. Greene Funeral Home of Warrenton.
Mattie S. Johnson
OXFORD -- Mattie Strong Johnson, 81, died Monday, April 30, 2001, at
the Brantwood Nursing Center. She was the daughter of the late Ed Strong
and Claudy Overby Strong.
She was a member of the New Johnathan Creek Baptist Church, where she
served as a member of the Missionary Circle, Pastors Aide Club and Senior
Surviving are two daughters, Mary Williams of East Orange, N.J., and
Shirley Thorpe of Oxford; two sons, James R. Johnson and Jeffrey Johnson,
both of Raleigh; 11 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday at New Johnathan
Creek Baptist Church, officiated by the Rev. Robert E. Page. Burial will
follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive visitors from 7 to 8 tonight at Betts &
Son Funeral Home.
Arrangements are by Betts & Son Funeral Home.
Richard A. Susewell Jr.
MANSON -- Richard Allen Susewell Jr., 77, died Saturday, April 28, 2001,
at Maria Parham Hospital. He was a native of Abbeville, S.C., and the son
of the late Richard Allen Susewell Sr. and Anna Alice Frazier Susewell.
He was the widower of Nollie Susewell Jr.
He entered the U.S. Army on March 12, 1943, and saw battle at Normandy,
which earned him the EAMET Theater Campaign Medal with a Bronze Service
Star and a Victory Medal. After receiving an honorable discharge from the
military Jan. 2, 1946, he moved to Inwood, N.Y., on Long Island. He and
his family lived on Long Island for 50 years.
During his working years, he was employed as a presser in a dry-cleaning
establishment. For the past 11 years, he resided in Manson with his wife,
Nollie. For the past nine months, he was cared for in the McKissick Assisted
Living Center in Soul City.
Funeral services will be conducted at noon Saturday in Brown’s Funeral
Services Chapel in Warrenton by pastor Shirley A. Johnson .
Surviving are two sons, Henry Susewell of North Babylon, N.Y., and
Eric Susewell of the home; four daughters, Connie Milton of the home, Alice
Susewell of Norlina, and Vanessa Alston and Gail Susewell, both of Manson;
one brother, John Robert Susewell of Bayshore, N.Y.; nine grandchildren;
and eight great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the home of Connie Milton in Manson.
The body will be on view Friday until 6 p.m. and will lie in state
Saturday until the service.
Arrangements are by Brown’s Funeral Services of Warrenton.
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