Joseph “Big Joe” Edwards, 74, of 2014 Longview Drive, Wilson, died March 8, 2014 in Lifecare Hospital in Rocky Mount. Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Friday at St. Rose Church of Christ, 605 Douglas St., Wilson. The Rev. Lester Fisher will be presiding and the Rev. Alonzo Bragg will be the eulogist. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Cemetery. Read more ›
- May 5, 1939 — March 8, 2014
GOLDSBORO — Vernez M. Daggett, 91, formerly of Henrietta, died Sunday. The funeral will be held Thursday, 11 a.m., at Hamilton Funeral Chapel, 423 S. James St., Goldsboro.
- Sept. 17, 1961 — March 6, 2014
MACON, Ga. — Willie A. Cannady, 52, formerly of Wilson, died March 6, 2014. The funeral will be held Saturday, 11 a.m., at Bentley Funeral Home in Macon, Ga. He is survived locally by two brothers and three sisters.