Area Obituaries

Josephine Hill Parrish

Selma – Josephine Hill Parrish, age 78, died Wednesday, June 20, 2018 in Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro. Born June 24, 1939 in Johnston County she was a daughter of the late Tony and Ludie Edwards Hill. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Parrish; daughter, Donna Parrish McKelvey; and brother, Ralph…

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Kitty Ruby Barnes Eatmon

Kitty Ruby Barnes Eatmon, 89, of Dunn (formerly of Princeton) passed away at Betsy Johnson Hospital on Sunday, June 17, 2018. She was lovingly known as Nanny Ruby to most everyone that knew her. Mrs. Ruby was born in Johnston County on April 6, 1929 to the late Kitty Jesse Barnes and Lizzie Johnson Barnes.…

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June 20, 2018 Classifieds

———————————— 2. HELP WANTED ————————————. FULL TIME POSITION with the Town of Kenly Police Department as Police Officer. Performs responsible protective service work in the prevention, detection and investigation of violations of the law. Position requires NC Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) certification and a valid NC driver’s license. Successful candidates must meet state and…

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Harold Ray Evans

Harold Ray Evans, 72, passed away Friday morning at home surrounded by his loving family. Harold was born in Johnston County on May 26, 1946 to the late William Cecil and Ethel Barbee Evans. He was a member of Highland Independent Church in Wilson. Harold proudly served his country in the United States Army. The…

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Martha Emogene “Gene” Talton Pittman

Martha Emogene “Gene” Talton Pittman, age 88, passed away at home surrounded by her family on June 14, 2018. Mrs. Pittman was born November 17, 1929 in Smithfield community to the late Henry Lee and Martha Peele Talton. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas “Tommy” Edwin Pittman of Pine Level, whom she…

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Paul Timothy Altstaetter

Wendell – Paul Timothy Altstaetter, age 33, died Thursday morning at his home.  Born February 7, 1985 in Prince George’s County, MD, he was preceded in death by an infant brother, David Altstaetter, his maternal grandparents, William & Doris Eason and his paternal grandfather, Charles Altstaetter.  Paul was a member of the Heritage Baptist Church…

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David William Creech

David William Creech, 37, passed away suddenly Sunday morning at his home in Kenly. David was born in Johnston County on November 7, 1980 to Mickey Ray Creech and the late Connie Driver Cook. He was an electrician in the Kenly and surrounding areas. A memorial service will be held on Sunday, June 17, 2018…

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Mathew Wyatt Creech

Mathew Wyatt Creech, 2, passed away suddenly Sunday morning at his home in Kenly. Mathew was born in Johnston County on September 10, 2015 to Amanda Hinson Creech and the late David William Creech. Mathew had such a loving spirit and could bring a smile to anyone around him. He truly enjoyed playing games on…

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Larry Clifton Baker 

Larry Clifton Baker, 65, of Selma passed away at his home on Monday, June 11, 2018. Mr. Baker was born June 24, 1952 in Johnston County to the late Hubert Preston and Annie Ruth King Baker. A Memorial Service will be held at Casey Funeral Home on Thursday, June 14th at 12:00 noon. Officiating will…

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Robert Gary Liverman

Robert Gary Liverman, age 72, of Princeton passed away at his home on June 11, 2018.  Born in Nansemond Co., Virginia on October 8, 1945, he was the son of the late Velmo Jerry and Viola Cutchins Liverman.  Gary was also preceded in death by two children, Roger Glenn Liverman and Gina Liverman, and two…

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