Category Archives: Obituaries

Mary L. Smith

Mary L. Smith

September 25, 2022, 54, Mt. Olive – Mrs. Mary L. Smith, 54, fought the good fight and finished her course on Sunday, September 25, 2022, at home. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Services of caring, compassionate, and distinguished class entrusted to J.B Rhodes Funeral Home & Cremations of Goldsboro.read more »

Kendra C. Lewis

Kendra C. Lewis

September 25, 2022, 36, Goldsboro – Ms. Kendra C. Lewis, 36, succumbed to injuries sustained in an auto accident. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Services of caring, compassionate, and distinguished class entrusted to J.B Rhodes Funeral Home & Cremations of Goldsboro.read more »

Alma C. Gills

Alma C. Gills

September 23, 2022, 85, Goldsboro – Ms. Alma C. Gills, 85, fought the good fight and has now received gained the ultimate reward on Friday, September 23, 2022, at home. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Services of caring, compassionate, and distinguished class entrusted to J.B Rhodes Funeral Home & Cremations of Goldsboro.read more »

Kenneth Thompson

Kenneth Thompson

September 23, 2022, 69, Goldsboro – Mr. Kenneth Thompson, 69, transitioned from this earthly life on Friday, September 23, 2022, at UNC Wayne Health Care, Goldsboro, NC. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Services of caring, compassionate, and distinguished class entrusted to J.B Rhodes Funeral Home & Cremations of Goldsboro.read more »

Ruth A. Bryant

Ruth A. Bryant

September 22, 2022, 90, New Jersey – Ms. Ruth A. Bryant, 90, formerly of Wayne County, NC, received her Heavenly reward and has gone home to be with her Heavenly father on Thursday, September 22, 2022. The celebration of her life will be held on Friday, September 30, 2022, at 12:00 pm with a viewing…read more »

Earnest L. Waters Sr.

Earnest L. Waters Sr.

September 22, 2022, 84, Goldsboro – Mr. Earnest L. Waters Sr., 84, completed this earthly walk of life on Thursday, September 22, 2022, at Wayne UNC Health Care, Goldsboro, NC. The celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, October 1, 2022, at 12:00 pm with a viewing from 11:00 am to 11:45 am…read more »

Martha Roberts Smith

Martha Roberts Smith

September 26, 2022, 89, Mount Olive – Martha Roberts Smith, at the age of 89, passed away quietly Monday morning, September 26, 2022.  She was a lifelong resident of the Beautancus community near Mount Olive, had been a member and long-time treasurer of Stanford Presbyterian Church, and more recently attended Bethel United Methodist Church.  Mrs.…read more »

Dwight Willis Thornton

Dwight Willis Thornton

September 25, 2022, 59, Goldsboro – Dwight Willis Thornton, age 59, passed away on Sunday at Duke University Medical Center. Born in Wayne County, he was the son of the late Percy Clay Thornton and the late Kathleen Hughes Thornton. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Kathy Smith. Dwight was a truck…read more »

Patricia Ann Drew

Patricia Ann Drew

September 25, 2022, 76, Goldsboro – Patricia Ann Drew, 76, of Goldsboro passed away Sunday at Wayne U.N.C. Hospital. She is the daughter of the late Stephen and Mary Manchur and the wife of Ed Drew. Mrs. Patricia enjoyed traveling, coloring, and watching television, especially the Young and the Restless or the Bold and the…read more »

William Holloman

William Holloman

September 21, 2022, 78, Goldsboro – William Holloman, 78, passed away peacefully at home, Wednesday, September 21. William was born on January 1, 1944. He was preceded in death by the love of his life, Betty Daughtry Maye, and his brother, E.B. Holloman. He is survived by his sisters, Jean Holloman Brown, Pat Brogden Toler, Judi…read more »

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