WILSON’S LOCAL PRINT AND DIGITAL COMMUNITY INSTITUTION SINCE 1896

Hazelle B. Bissette

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Jan. 5, 1927 — Feb. 16, 2019

Hazelle B. Bissette, 92, of Wilson, passed away Saturday. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Evergreen Memorial Park, 2800 Nash St., Wilson. The Rev. Johnny Sullivan will officiate.

Hazelle is survived by her children, Nancy Strickland of Walstonburg, Judi Etheridge (Clyde) and Jesse Bissette (Jody), all of Wilson; grandchildren, Parker Bissette (Melinda), Jessica Bissette Ware (Justin), Jeremey Strickland (Tonya), Joshua Strickland (Jamie), Adrian Bissette (Hillary), Ashley Bissette Wilson (Josh) and Austin Etheridge; six great-grandchildren; sisters, Jessie Lou White of Saratoga and Jean Hamm of Wilson; and her brother, Archie Bennett of Kinston.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Sherman H. Bissette; son, Rex Bissette; sister, Joyce Baker; and son-in-law, Paul Strickland.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Samaritan’s Purse, P.O. Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607, Purrfect Hearts Cat Rescue, P.O. Box 7725, Wilson, NC 27895 or a charity of one’s choice.

Condolences may be directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home at www.joyners.net.