We learned today of the death Wednesday of Carol Lee Jones, 79, of New Bern. We offer our prayers and condolences to her family. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 A.M. May 4 at Arapahoe United Methodist Church, the Rev. Penny Dollar Farmer officiating. Funeral services and visitation will be held at 11:00 A.M. May 11 at Haight Funeral Home. Interment will follow immediately in Lakeview Cemetery, Sykesville, Maryland. In lieu of flowers, the family suggested memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society, 2202 Wrightsville Ave, Suite 111, Wilmington, NC 28403.
We learned today of the death Wednesday of Vance Burton Brinson, Sr., 89, of Grantsboro. We offer our prayers and sympathy to his family. Graveside services with Masonic Rites will be held at 11:30 A.M. at the Grantsboro Cemetery April 27. The family will receive friends at Bryant Funeral Home from 10 A.M. to 11 A.M. prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to Free Will Baptist Children’s Home, P.O. Box 249, Middlesex, NC 27557.