The News & Observer Obituaries

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July 22, 2019

Jill Ellen Davis (Miller)

Jill Ellen Davis (Miller)

Raleigh, North Carolina

Jill Ellen Davis (Miller) June 29, 1958 - July 20, 2019 Raleigh Jill Davis (Miller) passed away peacefully on Friday, July 20, 2019 at Transitions LifeCare in Raleigh at the age of 61. Jill grew up in Raleigh and was educated in the Raleigh Public Schools. She graduated...

Thelma Sauls Dickens

Thelma Sauls Dickens

Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina

Thelma Sauls Dickens July 1, 1929 - July 19, 2019 Fuquay-Varina Thelma Sauls Dickens, 90, died peacefully on July 19, 2019. Thelma was born and raised in the Oakwood Community of Raleigh, NC. Thelma was a loving wife, mother, "Mema", aunt and dear friend. She was an...

Phyllis S. Jackson

Phyllis S. Jackson

Raleigh, North Carolina

Phyllis S. Jackson Raleigh Phyllis S. Jackson, 91, of Raleigh, North Carolina, died Wednesday, July 17 after a long illness. Phyllis was a native of Dayton, New Jersey, and was the daughter of the late Helen and Willis Schoenly. She was salutatorian of her high school...

Published in The News & Observer from Jul. 21, 2019 to Jul. 24, 2019.

Thomas Saieed Sr.

Thomas Saieed Sr.

Raleigh, North Carolina

Thomas Anthony Saieed, Sr. May 01, 2037 to July 19, 2019 Raleigh Thomas Anthony Saieed, Sr. was a Patriot Gentleman, Husband, Father, Friend and Pop to so many that loved him. On this day of July 19, 2019, he died peacefully at the age of 82 surrounded by his family...

Published in The News & Observer from Jul. 21, 2019 to Jul. 22, 2019.

William L. Williams

William L. Williams

Raleigh, North Carolina

William L. Williams Raleigh William L. "Bill" Williams, born on March 1, 1925 in Birmingham, Alabama, passed away peacefully at home on July 20, 2019. He was the son of Lester Alan Williams and Ruby Holloway Williams. Bill was predeceased in death by his beloved wife,...

July 21, 2019

James R. Adkins

James R. Adkins

Henderson, North Carolina

James R. Adkins Henderson. James R. Adkins, of Henderson, passed away July 19, 2019 at his daughter's home. He was born April 5, 1940 in Cranes Nest, Virginia, a son of the late Maxi Romans Adkins and George Adkins. He is predeceased by his brother, Elmer, and his...

Robert Barbour Sr.

Robert Barbour Sr.

Raleigh, North Carolina

Robert O'Brine Barbour, Sr. July 3, 1934 - July 19, 2019 Raleigh Robert O'Brine Barbour Sr., O'Brine to his family, R.O. to his workmates, died peacefully in his sleep on July 19th, 2019 of natural causes. Born on July 3rd, 1934, in Johnston County, NC, O'Brine's family...

Earl DeWispelaere

Earl DeWispelaere

Chapel Hill, North Carolina

CAPT Earl Lee DeWispelaere (Ret.) November 13, 1930 - July 17, 2019 Chapel Hill CAPT Earl Lee DeWispelaere, USN, Ret. died on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at Carolina Meadows CCRC in Chapel Hill, North Carolina at the age of 88. He is survived by his devoted wife of 63...

Andy Kollar

Andy Kollar

Angier, North Carolina

Andy Kollar March 5, 1950 - July 18, 2019 ANGIER Andy Kollar, 69, passed away Thursday, July 18, 2019. Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, July 22, 2019 at St. Bernadette Catholic Church in Fuquay-Varina. Private inurnment will take place in the church...

Published in The News & Observer from Jul. 20, 2019 to Jul. 21, 2019.

Annie Long

Annie Long

Raleigh, North Carolina

Annie Mae Long September 16, 1931 - July 20, 2019 Raleigh Annie Mae Long, went home with the Lord on July 20, 2019. The family will receive friends Tuesday, July 23rd from 6:00 - 8:00 PM at Montlawn Funeral Home, 2911 S. Wilmington St., Raleigh, NC 27603. The funeral...

Dorothy Matthews

Dorothy Matthews

Wake Forest, North Carolina

Dorothy Matthews Wake Forest Dorothy Matthews, 88, passed away July 19, 2019 in Statesville. She was born January 6, 1931 in Edgecomb County. Dorothy was the daughter of the late Sam A. Bell and Josephine Hyde Bell. She was predeceased by her brother, Lee Bell, sons: Paul...

Hurland Kenneth "Kenny" Peace

Hurland Kenneth "Kenny" Peace

Raleigh, North Carolina

Hurland Kenneth "Kenny" Peace September 7, 1954 - July 18, 2019 Raleigh Hurland Kenneth "Kenny" Peace, 64, of Raleigh, died on July 18, 2019. A visitation will be held on Monday, July 22 from 1:00-2:00pm, with a funeral beginning at 2:00pm, at Mitchell Funeral Home,...

Jack Foster Scott

Jack Foster Scott

Raleigh, North Carolina

Jack Foster Scott September 23, 1946 - July 17, 2019 Manteo & Raleigh Jack Foster Scott, a renowned photographer and friend of the people and places of the Outer Banks, died in Raleigh on July 17, 2019, following a prolonged illness. Born on September 23, 1946, in Sri...

Published in The News & Observer from Jul. 20, 2019 to Jul. 21, 2019.

Jeanette Turnage

Jeanette Turnage

Wilson'S Mills, North Carolina

Jeanette Ward Turnage September 18, 1946 - July 20, 2019 Wilson's Mills Jeanette Ward Turnage, age 72, of Wilson's Mills, passed away on July 20, 2019 at the SECU Hospice House. Born in Johnston County on September 18, 1946 she was the daughter of the late Herbert...

July 20, 2019

Sarah Louise Pollard

Sarah Louise Pollard

Clayton, North Carolina

Sarah Louise Byrd Pollard December 5, 1928 - July 18, 2019 Clayton Sarah Louise Byrd Pollard passed Thursday, July 18, 2019 in Clayton, North Carolina. A Native of Johnston County, Louise was born December 5, 1928, to the late Ed and Pauline Adams Strickland. She was...

July 19, 2019

Evie "Jean" Barile

Evie "Jean" Barile

Lillington, North Carolina

Evie "Jean" Barile February 24, 1942 - July 17, 2019 Lillington Evie Jean Barile, 77, went to be with lord on Wednesday afternoon. She was the daughter of the late Howard and Rutha Mae Reardon of Fuquay-Varina. Funeral services will be held at 11 am Saturday, July 20,...

Gerald Baugh

Gerald Baugh

Raleigh, North Carolina

Gerald Thomas Baugh November 29,1942-July 13,2019 Raleigh Gerald Baugh was born at the old Rex Hospital in Raleigh, the son of the late Roy and Eleanor Baugh and the brother of Tim Baugh. His dad worked for the railroad and his mom for Pine State Creamery. He grew up on...

Louise Dennis

Louise Dennis

Henderson, North Carolina

Louise Dennis March 13, 1926 - July 16, 2019 Henderson Mrs. Louise Williams Dennis, 93, died peacefully Tuesday, July 16, at Duke Hospital with her family at her side. She was born March 13, 1926, in Anderson County, S.C., to Dr. John W. Williams and Elma Dunn Williams....

John Fredrick Gettinger Obituary (News & Observer, The)
John Fredrick Gettinger Obituary (News & Observer, The)

John Fredrick Gettinger

John Fredrick Gettinger

Hampstead, North Carolina

John Fredrick Gettinger August 24, 1942 - July 16, 2019 Garner John Fredrick Gettinger died peacefully at home with family by his side on July 16, 2019 in Garner, NC at the age of seventy-six. Mr. Gettinger is survived by his son, John F. Gettinger Jr. of Jacksonville,...

William Laurence Haigh Obituary (News & Observer, The)
William Laurence Haigh Obituary (News & Observer, The)

William Laurence Haigh

William Laurence Haigh

Wake Forest, North Carolina

William Laurence Haigh Jamuary 14,1944 - July 14, 2019 Wake Forest William Laurance Haigh, age 75 died on July 14, 2019 at Hillside Nursing Center surrounded by the love of his family. Born in Statesville, North Carolina, Bill was the son of the late Laurance Deitrich...