KINSTON - Mary Jo Thompson Hales, 86, of Spring Arbor died Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, at Lenoir Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, at Garner Funeral Home with the Rev. Lee Hendricks officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service. Interment will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday at Wayne Memorial Park in Goldsboro.