ROCKY MOUNT — Kevin M. Webb was born on March 1, 1973, in Halifax County. His parents are Larry Owens and Shirley Webb Owens. He transitioned from this earthly life to his Heavenly home on Tuesday morning, July 20, 2021.
The Rev. Dr. James Willard Ellis Sr. was born on Oct. 19, 1930, in Halifax County, to the late John and Julia Moss Ellis. He was the youngest of seven children. On Monday, July 19, 2021, God called him to his heavenly home at the age of 90.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Mrs. Laura Powell Daniel, 89, of Washington, D.C., and a native of Roanoke Rapids, died on Friday, July 2, 2021, at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C.
NEWARK, N.J. — Mr. Rodney Antonia Arrington Sr., 49, of Newark, New Jersey, and a native of Weldon, died on Monday, July 19, 2021, at University Hospital in Newark. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Cofield Mortuary in Weldon.
ROANOKE RAPIDS — Mrs. Bessie Mae Britt, 85, of Roanoke Rapids, died on Sunday, July 18, 2021, at Hampton Manor in Gaston. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Cofield Mortuary in Weldon.
LITTLETON — Linda Rose Awkward Thomas, 69, of 116 North Dove Lane in Littleton, died on Friday, July 16, 2021, at VCU Community Hospital in South Hill, Virginia. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Robinson Funeral Home in Littleton.
COLERAIN — Evelyn Bachus Powell, 97, of 108 Long Branch Road in Colerain, was born on Jan. 24, 1924, and died Sunday, July 11, 2021, at Chowan River Nursing and Rehab. Center in Edenton.
ROANOKE RAPIDS — Derrick Loville Jones, 49, of 31 Princeton Lane in Willingboro, New Jersey, and formerly of Roanoke Rapids, died on Sunday, July 11, 2021, at Vidant North Hospital in Roanoke Rapids.
PHOENIX — Ariz. — Muriel Darnetta Carter Zollicoffer, formerly of Littleton, was born on Aug. 25, 1932. She died on Friday, Jan. 2, 2021, at Banner University Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona.
CONWAY — Mrs. Wanda Tann Williams, 63, of Conway, died Wednesday, July 7, 2021, while in the comfort of her home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by T.L. Faison’s Funeral Care LLC., 301 Park St. in Seaboard.
RICHMOND, Va. — Mr. Willie Louis Harris of Richmond, Virginia, died on Thursday, July 1, 2021. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Shawn Lea Funeral Home in Littleton.