Lina White Koonce


POLLOCKSVILLE - Lina White Koonce, 77, of 113 Larry Ave., died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, at CarolinaEast Medical Center.

She was born in Lenoir County and resided in Jones County and New York. She was a member of Free Will Chapel FWB Church.

Her funeral service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012, at Free Will Chapel FWB Church, N.C. 58, Pollocksville with the Rev. Angelo Brown officiating. Burial will follow in Haiti Cemetery.

She is survived by her daughter, Nelda Koonce Davis of Staten Island, N.Y.; four sons, Ronnie O. Koonce of Pollocksville, Dexter Koonce and Terry Koonce, both of Staten Island, N.Y. and Rory Craige Koonce of Newburg, N.Y.; three sisters, the Rev. Rena C. White of Manhattan, N.Y., the Rev. Clara Fleshman, Mary White of Manhattan, N.Y.; 17 grandchildren; and a host of great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the residence. Viewing hours are 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at the mortuary.

Condolences are accepted at

Arrangements are by Oscar's Mortuary, Inc.

Published in Sun Journal from Nov. 17 to Nov. 20, 2012