April 23, 2021, 88, Faison –
Henry Wesley Precythe, 88, died peacefully at his home in Faison late Friday evening surrounded by his family. He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law; Betsy L. and Glenn Hood of Goldsboro, and a son Joseph Carlton Precythe and his husband, Jerry Ridenhour of Hillsboro; three grandchildren, Blake Precythe and his wife Kim, Taylor and Garrett Hood; a great grandchild, Ava Grace Precythe.
Henry was preceded by his parents; Carlton Allen and Eloise Holland Precythe; his wife, Hilda Brogden Precythe; a daughter, Rita Jean Precythe; and a sister, Julia Ann Harris.
Graveside service will take place in the Faison Cemetery on Tuesday, April 27 at 2 o’clock in the afternoon. Rev. Andy Beard will officiate the service with Military and State Forestry Service involvement. The family will great friends following the service at the cemetery, as well as at the home in Faison. Memorials may be directed to the Faison Baptist Church.