Gladys O"Neill Hart
Gladys O"Neill Hart, 105, died Dec. 14, 2007, at her home in Rocky Mount. She was born to Margaret Snow and William Selden O"Neill on June 9, 1902, in Norfolk,Va. Gladys was a member of the Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church in New York City. Gladys had a career in modeling in New York during the 1920s and later became the Assistant to the Director of the "March of Times" Productions in New York. She was a woman of intelligence, grace and beauty whose sense of humor was enjoyed by those who knew her. Her husband, Neville Hart, predeceased her in 1984. Gladys is survived by her stepson, Andrew Hart and his wife, Loni of California, and her niece, Jean Heath of Rocky Mount, and several nieces and nephews. The family would like to thank Synthia Lewis, Gloria Daniels, Nellie Davis and Betty Powell for their loving care and kindness shown to Mrs. Hart during her declining years. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Friends of Hospice, 2460 Curtis Ellis Drive, Rocky Mount, NC 27804. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m., Dec. 17, 2007, at Elmwood Cemetery in Norfolk, Va. Arrangements are by Wheeler & Woodlief Funeral Home, 1130 North Winstead Avenue, Rocky Mount, NC 27804. Condolences may be sent to the Hart family at [email protected] Billy 'Wayne" Morgan/ PINE TOPS - Billy "Wayne" Morgan, 55, passed away December 15, 2007. He was born Nov. 22, 1952 to the late Bill and Lessie Bryant Morgan. He is survived by his wife of 24 years, Elizabeth Morgan, daughters, Lisa (Roger), Kim (Allen), Carol (Melvin) and Hilary (Ben), grandchildren, Stacey (Anthony), Heather, DJ, Sandy, Renee, Ray-Ray and Massey, great-grandson, Dylan. Sisters, Pat, Diane, Janice, brothers David and Larry, also many nieces and nephews and many special friends. A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, December 17, 2007 with visitation to follow at Wheeler & Woodlief Funeral Home, 1130 North Winstead Avenue, Rocky Mount, NC 27804. Condolences may be sent to [email protected] Arrangements by Wheeler & Woodlief Funeral Home, 1130 N. Winstead Avenue, Rocky Mount, NC 27804.
Published by Rocky Mount Telegram from Dec. 16 to Dec. 17, 2007.
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I loved Aunt Gladys with all my heart. She was so sweet to me over the years, freely giving love, advice, Champagne and laughs. The life she lived is a testament to her fierce independence, dogged perserverence and unfailing sense of humor. She's finally home with Neville, Tinkerbell and Peaches. I lost a good friend and mentor, but will always cherish the time we had together.
Nancy Love
December 18, 2007
Goodby QT.
Bruce Love
December 17, 2007
We'll miss you Gladys.

Love, Evan and Cindi
December 17, 2007
We will always remember Q.T. as a fascinating and fun woman. We wish she had written her memoirs. We will miss you!
Gay & Eddie Scheibl
December 17, 2007
The grand dame of all has left us. Her elegance, wit, and feminity were a model for me all of my life. Her 105 years with us will long be remembered. May she rest in peace and now be united with all those who have gone before her. MLM
Marjorie Myers
December 16, 2007
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