Lois Jane Evans Dunn

HOLLY SPRINGS — Lois Jane Evens Dunn age 88, of 201 Gillyweed Court, Holly Springs, died Friday morning, Dec. 14, 2018 at Transitions Lifecare & Hospice Home in Raleigh, NC. More...

Mae Love Chambers Currin

OXFORD — Mae Love Chambers Currin, age 94, passed away peacefully at home on Dec. 13, 2018. More...

John Randolph Woody

BAHAMA —  John Randolph “Randy” Woody, 68, died Monday, Dec. 10, 2018 at his home in Bahama. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Robert Wright Woody and Ida Walker Woody. More...

Thomas Edward Glazier

Thomas Edward Glazier age 73, of 628 Flem Clayton Road, died Wednesday morning, Dec. 12, 2018 at his home.  More...

Mitzi Rose Broadway Lopez

Mitzi Rose Broadway Lopez age 47, of Timberlake, died Wednesday afternoon, Dec. 12, 2018 from complications of a throat infection. More...

Thomas Edward Glazier

Thomas Edward Glazier age 73, of 628 Flem Clayton Road, died Wednesday morning, Dec. 12, 2018 at his home.  More...

Martha Wray Shotwell Long

Martha Wray Shotwell Long, 81, died Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018. Born in Person County, Mrs. Long was the daughter of the late Eugene Thomas and Lora Myrtle Turner Shotwell. Mrs. Long was a retired textile worker and a member of Ephesus Baptist Church. More...

Mitzi Rose Broadway Lopez

Mitzi Rose Broadway Lopez age 47, of Timberlake, died Wednesday afternoon, Dec. 12, 2018 from complications of a throat infection.  More...

John Randolph Woody

BAHAMA — John Randolph “Randy” Woody, 68, died Monday, Dec. 10, 2018 at his home in Bahama. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Robert Wright Woody and Ida Walker Woody. More...

Mae Love Chambers Currin

OXFORD — Mae Love Chambers Currin, age 94, passed away peacefully at home on Dec. 13, 2018. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Lee Chambers and Elizabeth Turner Chambers. More...

Lois Jane Evans Dunn

HOLLY SPRINGS — Lois Jane Evans Dunn age 88, of 201 Gillyweed Court, Holly Springs, died Friday morning, Dec. 14, 2018 at Transitions Lifecare & Hospice Home in Raleigh, NC.  More...

Martha Wray Shotwell Long

Martha Wray Shotwell Long, 81, died Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018.  Born in Person County, Mrs. Long was the daughter of the late Eugene Thomas and Lora Myrtle Turner Shotwell.  Mrs. More...

Robert Archie Clayton

Robert Archie Clayton age 91, of 983 Cavel Chub Lake Road, died Monday morning, Dec. 10, 2018 at his home.Mr. Clayton was born Sept. More...

Elvin Gary Jones

Elvin Gary Jones, 64, of 1017 Ridge Road, died Monday, Dec. 10, 2018. Born in Person County. He was the son of the late Elvin Roscoe Jones and Millie Mae Whitt Jones. Mr. Jones was an avid UNC Tar Heel fan. More...

Alma Denny Royster

Alma Denny Royster age 87, of 8122 Raymond Royster Road, died peacefully Monday morning, Dec. 10, 2018 at her home.  More...

Barbara Lane Ellis Hicks

Barbara Lane Ellis Hicks age 78, of 1585 Red Oak Drive, died Saturday night, Dec. 8, 2018 at Roxboro Healthcare & Rehabilitation.  More...

Alma Denny Royster

Alma Denny Royster age 87, of 8122 Raymond Royster Road, died peacefully Monday morning, Dec. 10, 2018 at her home.  More...

Robert Archie Clayton

Robert Archie Clayton age 91, of 983 Cavel Chub Lake Road, died Monday morning, Dec. 10, 2018 at his home.  Mr. Clayton was born Sept. 15, 1927 in Person County, son of the late Johnny Jefferson & Monnie Lee Solomon Clayton. More...

Elvin Gary Jones

Elvin Gary Jones, 64, of 1017 Ridge Road, died Monday, Dec. 10, 2018. Born in Person County. He was the son of the late Elvin Roscoe Jones and Millie Mae Whitt Jones. Mr. Jones was an avid UNC Tar Heel fan. More...

Barbara Lane Ellis Hicks

Barbara Lane Ellis Hicks age 78, of 1585 Red Oak Drive, died Saturday night, Dec. 8, 2018 at Roxboro Healthcare & Rehabilitation.  Mrs. Hicks was born Aug. More...

Roy Edward Knott

Roy Edward Knott age 86, of 623 Providence Rd., died Thursday morning, Dec. 6, 2018 at Duke University Hospital.  More...

Martha India Bowes Powell

Martha India Bowes Powell age 79, of 150 Wade- Powell Rd., died Wednesday morning, Dec. 5, 2018 at Person Memorial Hospital.  More...

Effie Louise Hill Solomon

Effie Louise Hill Solomon, 82, of 3514 Leasburg Rd., died Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018.  Born in Durham County, Mrs. Solomon was the daughter of the late Caleb Howard and Eva Beatrice Clayton Hill.  Mrs. More...

Alfred W. Dunkley

ALBANY, GA — Alfred W. Dunkley, 75, of Lee County died Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital. His memorial service will be Thursday 11 a.m. at Mathews Funeral Home.  The Rev. More...

Sarah Elizabeth Hall Pennington

Sarah Elizabeth Hall Pennington, 89, of formerly of Roxboro, died Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. Born in Person County, Mrs. Pennington was the daughter of the late Charlie Albert and Addie Newton Hall and wife of the late Henry Carlton Pennington. Mrs. More...

Effie Louise Hill Solomon

Effie Louise Hill Solomon, 82, of 3514 Leasburg Rd., died Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018. Born in Durham County, Mrs. Solomon was the daughter of the late Caleb Howard and Eva Beatrice Clayton Hill. Mrs. More...

Alfred W. Dunkley

ALBANY, GA — Alfred W. Dunkley, 75, of Lee County died Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.  His memorial service will be Thursday 11 a.m. at Mathews Funeral Home. The Rev. Bruce English will officiate.  More...

Glenn Thomas Fox

STEM — Glenn Thomas Fox, age 61 of Stem died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018 at Duke University Hospital. He was born in Person County to the late Gene Thomas and Eleanor Brann Fox. Glenn was retired from Progress Energy. More...

Herbert L. Smith

GRAHAM — Mr. Herbert L. “Herb” Smith, 92, of Graham, died Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018 at his home.  A native of Alamance County, Mr. More...

Herbert L. Smith

GRAHAM — Mr. Herbert L. “Herb” Smith, 92, of Graham, died Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018 at his home.  A native of Alamance County, Mr. More...

Sarah Elizabeth Hall Pennington

Sarah Elizabeth Hall Pennington, 89, of formerly of Roxboro, died Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. Born in Person County, Mrs. More...

Glenn Thomas Fox

STEM — Glenn Thomas Fox, age 61 of Stem died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018 at Duke University Hospital. He was born in Person County to the late Gene Thomas and Eleanor Brann Fox.  Glenn was retired from Progress Energy. More...

Beekeepers award annual honey raffle winner

The Person County Beekeeper Association awarded its annual raffle prize of 12 pounds of honey this week. More...

Martha McBrayer Bradsher

Martha McBrayer Bradsher, 99, of 320 South Morgan Street, died peacefully at her home Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018. Born in Cleveland County, she was the daughter of the late John and Annie Blanton Mc- Brayer. More...

Charles Harris

HAGERSTOWN, MD — Charles Harris, affectionately known as “Big Charlie” was called to be with the Lord on Thanksgiving morning, Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018 at his home surrounded by Family.  More...

Charles Harris

HAGERSTOWN, MD — Charles Harris, affectionately known as “Big Charlie” was called to be with the Lord on Thanksgiving morning, Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018 at his home surrounded by Family. More...

Martha McBrayer Bradsher

Martha McBrayer Bradsher, 99, of 320 South Morgan Street, died peacefully at her home Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018. Born in Cleveland County, she was the daughter of the late John and Annie Blanton McBrayer. More...

C. Eugene "Gene" Edmonds

SEMORA — C. Eugene “Gene” Edmonds, age 83, of 120 Wild Wood Road, Semora, peacefully passed away Monday afternoon, Nov. 26, 2018 at Duke University Hospital.  More...

Dorothy Leigh Howard Winstead

Dorothy “Dottie” Winstead, beloved mother, grandmother and friend passed away on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018.  She was surrounded by family in her last precious moments.  A celebration of her life will be held at noon on Wednesday, Nov. More...

C. Eugene Edmonds

SEMORA — C. Eugene “Gene” Edmonds, age 83, of 120 Wild Wood Road, Semora, peacefully passed away Monday afternoon, Nov. 26, 2018 at Duke University Hospital.  More...

Dorothy Leigh Howard Winstead

Dorothy “Dottie” Winstead, beloved mother, grandmother and friend passed away on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018. She was surrounded by family in her last precious moments. A celebration of her life will be held at noon on Wednesday, Nov. More...

Elton Bud Garrett

ROUGEMONT — Elton Bud Garrett, 87, formerly of Rougemont, died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018. Born in Granville County, Mr. Garrett was the son of the late James Maynard and Florrie Simpson Garrett and husband of the late Nellie Faye Holbrook Garrett. More...

Elton Bud Garrett

ROUGEMONT — Elton Bud Garrett, 87, formerly of Rougemont, died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018.  Born in Granville County, Mr. More...

Rev. Dr. George William Johnson

The Reverend Dr. George William Johnson, born on June 29, 1934, passed from the arms of his beloved family and friends into the arms of God on Nov. 19, 2018. More...

Sandra Ann Sanford

Ms. Sandra Ann Sanford, age 61, of 711 Leasburg Road in Roxboro, departed this life Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018 in her residence. She was a native of Halifax County, VA but made her home in Roxboro and was a member of Prospect Hill Baptist Church.  More...

Linda Dunevant Masten

Linda Dunevant Masten, 76, of 200 Westover Drive, Roxboro, died Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018 after an extended illness at her home surrounded by her family. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Ronald Franklin Dunevant, Sr. More...

Floyd Daniel Bradsher

Floyd Daniel Bradsher, 81 of Hurdle Mills died Tuesday, Nov. 20 after a courageous battle with lung cancer. Floyd was the son of the late Ira Baynes and Bera Brooks Bradsher and husband of 58 years to Shirley Poole Bradsher who survives.  More...

Michael Olen Hicks

Michael Olen Hicks, age 38, passed away at Moses Cone Hospital on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018.  A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 24, at Fair Funeral Home Chapel. More...

Benjamin Daniel Chambers

BURLINGTON – Benjamin Daniel Chambers, 47, passed away on Thursday, November 22, 2018 surrounded by his loving family at Alamance Regional Medical Center. Ben was born June 13, 1971 to David Lewis Chambers, Jr. More...

Julia Phillips Talton

GOLDSBORO – Julia Phillips Talton, 79, of Goldsboro, NC died Tuesday, Nov. 20 at Kitty Askins Hospice Center after a sudden illness.  Mrs. Talton was born in Durham County on May 2, 1939. More...