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MARGARETTSVILLE — Master Tracy Lamont Pugh III, 6 months old, gained his angel wings Tuesday, July 13, 2021, while in the care of Vidant North Hospital in Roanoke Rapids.

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ROANOKE RAPIDS — Mr. Dale Elmore “Dalemore” Kittrell, 60, of Roanoke Rapids, departed this earthly life on Friday, July 16, 2021, while in the comfort of his home.

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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.

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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.

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LAKE GASTON/BATTLEBORO — James Edward “Eddie” Hardee Jr., 68, died on Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at his Lake Gaston home.

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WELDON — Mrs. Bessie Greene, 97, of Weldon, died on Monday, July 19, 2021, at her residence.

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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.

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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.

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ROANOKE RAPIDS — Mrs. Bessie Mae Perkins Britt, 85, of Roanoke Rapids, died on Sunday, July 18, 2021, at Hampton Manor in Gaston.

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WELDON — Mrs. Yelondia Bynum died Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at Duke University Hospital.

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ROANOKE RAPIDS — Deaconess Veatrice Ramsey Harris of Roanoke Rapids died on Thursday, July 15, 2021, at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill.

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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.

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ROANOKE RAPIDS — Georgie Sykes Gray, 87, of Roanoke Rapids, died Friday, July 16, 2021, at Liberty Commons in Weldon.

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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.

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WELDON — Mr. Norman Cherry Jr., 77, of Weldon, died Monday, July 12, 2021, at Signature Healthcare of Roanoke Rapids.

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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.

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TARBORO — Mrs. Arabell Parker, 83, of Tarboro, died on Tuesday, July 13, 2021.

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TARBORO — Charlie Jones, 64, of Tarboro, died on Tuesday, July 13, 2021.

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ODENTON, Md. — Cindy Marie Vincent Burton, 57, died on Friday, July 9, 2021, at her home in Odenton, Maryland.

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JACKSON — Miss Justine B. Benjamin, 67, of Jackson, died on Saturday, July 10, 2021, at her residence.

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SCOTLAND NECK — Nannette Upchurch Todd, 85, of Scotland Neck, died on Monday, July 12, 2021, at her home.

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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.

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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.

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HALIFAX — Robert “Bobby” Barmer, 69, of Halifax, departed this life on Friday, July 9, 2021, at Vidant North Hospital in Roanoke Rapids.

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ENFIELD — Mrs. Willie Mae Caudle, 74, of Enfield, died on Sunday July 11, 2021.

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WINDSOR — Elmira Veale Lewis, 90, of 217 Veale Field Road in Windsor, was born on May 24, 1931, and died Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at her residence.

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ROANOKE RAPIDS — Mary Estelle High, 69, of Roanoke Rapids, died Friday, July 9, 2021, at her residence.

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GREENVILLE — Mr. James Henry “JB” Hardy Sr., 66, of Greenville, departed this life on Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.

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WELDON — Mr. Nathan Roscoe “Nate” Webb, 68, of Weldon, died on Monday, July 5, 2021, at Vidant North Hospital in Roanoke Rapids.

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GREENVILLE — Mr. James Henry “JB” Hardy Sr., 66, of Greenville, died on Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.

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CUMBERLAND, Maine — Ann Sarbanis Thanos, 93, of Cumberland, Maine, passed away Tuesday, July 6, 2021, at Market Square Health Care Center in South Paris, Maine.

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ENFIELD — Jeryl McWilliams, 61, of Enfield, died on Wednesday, July 7, 2021.

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LITTLETON — Mrs. Jeanette Jefferson Lee of Littleton died Tuesday, July 6, 2021.

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ROANOKE RAPIDS — Mr. Lowell Snow of Roanoke Rapids died on Wednesday, July 7, 2021. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Shawn Lea Funeral Home in Littleton.

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SYRACUSE, N.Y.— Ms. Catherine Ingram, 77, of Syracuse, New York, and a native of Weldon, died on Saturday, July 3, 2021, at her residence.

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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.

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ROANOKE RAPIDS — Mr. Winfred Ross Snell, 86, of Roanoke Rapids, departed this life on Monday, June 28, 2021, at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh.

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BRONX, N.Y. — Mr. Michael Hannon of Bronx, New York, died on Friday, July 2, 2021.

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — Jean Waters Trueblood, 88, died on Monday, July 5, 2021.

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LITTLETON — Ms. Jeanette Jefferson Lee of Littleton died on Tuesday, July 6, 2021. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and being handled by Shawn Lea Funeral Home in Littleton.

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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.

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TARBORO — The Rev. Ashley Hines of Tarboro died on Friday, July 2, 2021.

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COLERAIN — Percy Levi Ebron Jr., 68, of 440 Quebec Road in Colerain, was born on Feb. 11, 1953, and died Friday, July 2, 2021, at Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital in Ahoskie.