Brooks & White
P.O. Box 1135
907 Durham Road
Roxboro, NC, 27573
(336) 599-3171
Funeral Home
"Your Way Is Our Way!"
Obituaries
Wendy Joy Krellwitz Homan
04/28/1946 - 04/21/2017
Visitation
Sunday
April 23, 2017
After Service
Service
Sunday
April 23, 2017
3PM
Wendy Joy Krellwitz Homan, 70, died April 21, 2017. She was a native of Union County, New Jersey. Wendy was daughter of the late Wilson R. and Winifred Outwater Krellwitz. Wendy was a member of the Allensville United Methodist Church.

Survivin...

George Allen Napier
07/15/1944 - 04/21/2017
Visitation
Sunday
April 23, 2017
5:00-6:30 PM
Service
Monday
April 24, 2017
11:00 AM
George Allen Napier, 72, of 535 Cunningham Road died Friday, April 21, 2017. He was born in Person County to the late William and Betty Poole Napier. George was a man that loved his family, God, his church, hunting, fishing, and working on cars. H...
Michael David Taylor Jr.
07/13/1951 - 04/20/2017
Michael David Taylor, Jr. age 65 died Thursday, April 20, 2017 at his home. He was born in Guilford County to the late Michael David Taylor Sr., and Mary Collins Taylor.

Survivors include his wife, Deborah Arthur Taylor of the home, two sons...

Charles Franklin Shields II
04/01/1955 - 04/19/2017
Visitation
Saturday
April 22, 2017
1-2PM
Service
Saturday
April 22, 2017
2PM
Charles Franklin Shields II, 62, of 6453 Helena Moriah Rd., Rougemont, died Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Born in Dayton, OH, Mr. Shields was the son of the late Charles Eugene and Lola Jean Wells Shields. Mr. Shields worked for Eaton Corp. and was a ...
Carolyn Robertson Long
09/25/1940 - 04/18/2017
Visitation
Thursday
April 20, 2017
11-12 PM
Service
Thursday
April 20, 2017
12 PM
Carolyn Robertson Long, 76 of 169 Gwinn Road, Roxboro, died Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at Duke Regional Hospital. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late, Ivey "Duby" Robertson and Esther Hall Robertson. In addition to her parents, she i...
John Thomas Day
01/06/1929 - 04/18/2017
Visitation
Thursday
April 20, 2017
7-8:30 PM
Service
Friday
April 21, 2017
11 AM
John Thomas Day, 88, of Durham, died Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at the VA Hospital. Born in Person County he was the son of the late, John Robert Day and Gara Lillian Ellis Day. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Mary Steph...
Elsie Jewel Hill Harris
01/26/1922 - 04/12/2017
Visitation
Saturday
April 15, 2017
1-2PM
Service
Saturday
April 15, 2017
2PM
Elsie Jewel Harris, 95, of Roxboro, died Wednesday, April 12, 2017. Born in Durham County, Mrs. Harris was the daughter of the late Caleb Howard and Eva Beatrice Clayton Hill and wife of the late Erskine Harris. Mrs. Harris was a homemaker and of t...
Charles Gene Westbrooks
01/15/1941 - 04/10/2017
Visitation
Wednesday
April 12, 2017
6:00-9:00 PM
Charles Gene Westbrooks, 76, of 2572 Old Allensville Road died Monday, April 10, 2017 at his home. He was born in Person County to the late Alvin and Evelyn Gentry Westbrooks. Mr. Westbrooks worked for the North Carolina Department of Transportatio...
Foriesteen White Porterfield
01/17/1932 - 04/09/2017
Visitation
Wednesday
April 12, 2017
10:00 AM
Service
Wednesday
April 12, 2017
11:00 AM
Foriesteen White Porterfield age 85 died Sunday morning April 9, 2017 at Duke Raleigh, Cary Unit. She was daughter of the late James Richard and Mary Elizabeth Taylor White; and she was wife of the late Casper Thomas Porterfield.

Mrs. Porter...

Ronald "Ron" Caves
01/13/1950 - 04/09/2017
Visitation
Thursday
April 13, 2017
6-7:30 PM
Service
Friday
April 14, 2017
2 PM
Ronald "Ron" Caves age 67 of 4404 Burlington Road died Sunday, April 9, 2017 at his home. He was son of the late Raymond Lee Caves and Helen Secrist Caves.

Ron was a member of Warren's Grove United Methodist Church. He was retired from the US G...

James Wade "Doug" Rimmer
06/17/1936 - 04/08/2017
Visitation
Sunday
April 09, 2017
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Service
Monday
April 10, 2017
11:00 AM
James "Doug" Wade Rimmer, 80, of 189 Wolfe Road died April 8, 2017 at his home. He was born in Person County to the late William Henry Rimmer and Aldean Wilson Rimmer. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Richard Rim...
Nancy Newman Dixon
05/30/1944 - 04/07/2017
Visitation
Sunday
April 09, 2017
4:30-6PM
Service
Monday
April 10, 2017
2PM
Nancy Newman Dixon, 72, of Greensboro, died Thursday, April 6, 2017 at Moses Cone Hospital. Born in Caswell County, Mrs. Dixon was the daughter of the late Robert Pulliam and Mary Moore Newman. Mrs. Dixon retired after 38 1/2 years with Moses Cone ...
Linda Marie Carver Tuck
01/01/1947 - 04/04/2017
Visitation
Thursday
April 06, 2017
6:30-8 PM
Service
Friday
April 07, 2017
2 PM
Linda Marie Carver Tuck, 70, of Roxboro, died Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at the Canterbury House. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late, Rainey Dennis Carver and Ivey Holt Carver. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by ...
Anna Jordan Whitefield
02/27/1929 - 04/01/2017
Visitation
Monday
April 03, 2017
1-2 PM
Service
Monday
April 03, 2017
2 PM
Anna Jordan Whitefield, 88, formerly of 144 Ruff Davis Road, Roxboro, died Saturday, April 1, 2017 at Roxboro Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. Born in Guilford County, she was the daughter of the late Issac Jones Jordan and Anna Carmac Jordan. I...
Betty Lou Holt
04/26/1971 - 03/31/2017
Visitation
Wednesday
April 05, 2017
6-7 PM
Service
Wednesday
April 05, 2017
7 PM
Betty Lou Holt, 45, of 425 Melton Road, Roxboro, died Friday, March 31, 2017. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Henry Edward "Fat" Holt and Pauline Nelson Holt.

Surviving are her brother, Andrew Holt, her sister, Lynn Holt...

Steven Bradsher Hall
09/08/1966 - 03/26/2017
Visitation
Tuesday
March 28, 2017
6:30-8 PM
Service
Wednesday
March 29, 2017
2 PM
Steven Bradsher Hall, 50, of 67 Halifax Road, Roxboro, died Sunday, March 26, 2017. Born in Person County, Mr. Hall is the son of the late Richard Bradsher Hall. Mr. Hall was a member of the American Poolplayers Association and of the Baptist faith...
Danny Lee Crumpton
09/30/1949 - 03/26/2017
Visitation
Tuesday
March 28, 2017
6:00-8:00 PM
Service
Wednesday
March 29, 2017
2:00 PM
Danny Lee Crumpton, 67, of 186 Murphy Road died Sunday, March 26, 2017, at his home. He was born in Rockingham county to the late, Joseph Lillard Crumpton and Catherine Lunsford Crumpton. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an i...
Michael Craig Mooney
11/03/1946 - 03/25/2017
Visitation
Monday
March 27, 2017
6:30-8:00 PM
Service
Tuesday
March 28, 2017
11:00 AM
Michael Craig Mooney, 70, son of the late Charlie and Elizabeth Harris Mooney, died Saturday, March 25, 2017 at his home in Roxboro. He was a native of Person County and was retired from CP&L/Duke Progress Energy. He joined Mt. Zion United Methodis...
Charlie Mae McKinney Whitlow
08/28/1935 - 03/23/2017
Visitation
Saturday
March 25, 2017
2:00-3:00 PM
Service
Saturday
March 25, 2017
3:00 PM
Charlie Mae McKinney Whitlow, 81, of 1180 High View Church Road died Thursday, March 23, 2017. She was born in Person County to the late Avery McKinney and Mary Hawkins McKinney Harding. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two ...
Lona Mae Gilliland Suitt
05/29/1916 - 03/22/2017
Service
Saturday
March 25, 2017
11:00 AM
Lona Mae Gilliland Suitt, 100, of Fayetteville and formally of Roxboro, died Wednesday, March 22, 2017. Born in Charlotte County, VA, Mrs. Suitt was the daughter of the late George Fletcher and Nora Moriston Gilliland and wife of the late Johnnie D....
Joyce Marie Brooks Wade
08/23/1950 - 03/22/2017
Visitation
Saturday
March 25, 2017
11-12 PM
Service
Saturday
March 25, 2017
12 PM
Joyce Marie Brooks Wade, 66, of 500 Virgilina Road, Roxboro, died Wednesday, March 22, 2017. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Robert Julian Brooks, Sr. and Garnette Powell Brooks. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in ...
Shelby Jean Howerton Clayton
05/30/1937 - 03/21/2017
Visitation
Thursday
March 23, 2017
6:30-8:00 PM
Service
Friday
March 24, 2017
2:00 PM
Shelby Jean Howerton Clayton, 79, of 3533 Boston Road died Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at Person Memorial Hospital. She was born in Person County to the late Carroll Howerton and Lucy H. Harris; and stepdaughter of the late Howard Harris. In addition t...
Rachel Marie Hayes Hall Hines
12/02/1932 - 03/20/2017
Service
Thursday
March 23, 2017
6 PM
Rachel Marie Hayes Hall Hines, 84, of 157 Antioch Acres Drive, Timberlake, died peacefully at her home, Monday, March 20, 2017 at her home. Born in Harrison County, WV, she was the daughter of the late Bruce Hayes and Ruby Hitt Hayes. In addition to ...
Joyce Marie Puett
10/02/1944 - 03/19/2017
Visitation
Friday
March 24, 2017
7-8:30PM
Service
Saturday
March 25, 2017
2PM
Joyce Marie Puett, 72, of Roxboro, left this world of pain and sorrow on Sunday , March 19, in exchange for her eternal life of joy and peace with her Lord. A native of Roxboro, Ms. Puett was a graduate of Bethel Hill High School. She worked in the i...
Gail Leigh Slagle Horner
05/23/1946 - 03/17/2017
Visitation
Monday
March 20, 2017
6:00-7:30 PM
Service
Tuesday
March 21, 2017
2:00 PM
Gail Leigh Slagle Horner, 70, was born on May 23, 1946 to Alfred D. Slagle and Maxine C. Slagle in Person Memorial Hospital in Roxboro, NC. She went to be with our Lord on Friday, March 17, 2017 after a lengthy illness.

She was a 1965 graduate...

Rev. Joseph Robert Hailey Jr.
06/26/1931 - 03/17/2017
Visitation
Sunday
March 19, 2017
6:30-8 PM
Service
Monday
March 20, 2017
2 PM
Rev. Joseph Robert Hailey, Jr., 85, of 3757 Hester Store Road, Hurdle Mills, died Friday, March 17, 2017 at Duke University Hospital. Born in Wake County, he was the son of the late Joseph Robert Hailey, Sr. and Addie Wall Hailey. He was the founder ...
Huel Gentry Clayton
05/23/1939 - 03/17/2017
Visitation
Tuesday
March 21, 2017
6-7:30PM
Service
Wednesday
March 22, 2017
11AM
Huel G. Clayton, 77, of 1276 Pointer St., died Friday, March 17, 2017 at his home. Born in Person County, Mr. Clayton was the son of the late Earl and Emma Mangum Clayton, husband of the late Kathryn Simpson Clayton, and brother of the late Carolyn M...
Wendy Geraldine Clay Thaxton
01/05/1961 - 03/13/2017
Service
Friday
March 17, 2017
1 PM
Wendy Geraldine Clay Thaxton, 56, of 571 Lester Burch Road, Roxboro, died Monday, March 13, 2017. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late David Clay and Geraldine Reese Clay. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her ...
Willie Thomas Clayton
06/29/1927 - 03/11/2017
Visitation
Sunday
March 12, 2017
6:30-8:00 PM
Service
Monday
March 13, 2017
2:00 PM
Willie Thomas Clayton, 89, of Hurdle Mills died Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Person Memorial Hospital. Born in Person County June 29, 1927 to the late Willie and Ethel Clayton. He was preceded in death by his wife, Rachel Foushee Clayton; one son, R...
Melba Grinstead Horton
12/02/1924 - 03/11/2017
Visitation
Tuesday
March 14, 2017
After Service
Service
Tuesday
March 14, 2017
11:00 AM
Melba Grinstead Horton, age 92, formerly of Surl-Mt. Tirzah Road died March 11, 2017. She was born in Person County to the late Trojan Baxter Grinstead and Annie Wrenn Grinstead. In addition, she was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Aldean ...
John Alvah Harris, Jr.
09/20/1955 - 03/11/2017
Visitation
Tuesday
March 14, 2017
12-1PM
Service
Tuesday
March 14, 2017
1PM
John Alvah Harris, Jr, 61, of Roxboro, NC died Saturday, March 11, 2017. He was born in Person County to the late John Alva Harris, Sr and Anne Whitt Harris, who survives. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his best friend, Bobby ...
Cleo Florence Ashworth Barrett
05/18/1919 - 03/08/2017
Visitation
Wednesday
March 15, 2017
1:00-2:00 PM
Service
Wednesday
March 15, 2017
2:00 PM
Cleo Ashworth Barrett, 97, died Wednesday, March 8, 2017. She was born in Pittsylvania County to the late Green and Ida Powell Ashworth. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jesse William Barrett; two brothers and n...
Billy Lee Edwards
09/22/1939 - 03/07/2017
Billy Lee Edwards, beloved son, brother, husband, father and grandfather, 77, of 192 Gillis Rd., Roxboro, died Tuesday, March 7, 2017. Born in Person County, Mr. Edwards was the son of the late Frederick Marcus and Myrtle Thomas Edwards. Mr. Edward...
Jefferson Daniel Clayton
05/25/1927 - 03/07/2017
Visitation
Saturday
March 11, 2017
1-1:45PM
Service
Saturday
March 11, 2017
2PM
Jefferson Daniel "Dan" Clayton, 89, of 613 W. Morehead St., died Tuesday, March 7, 2017. Born in Person County, Mr. Clayton was the son of Otto Young and Ruth Jones Clayton. Mr. Clayton served in the US Army 1945-1946 as a rifleman, discharged with...
William "Bill" Henry Albright Sr.
05/04/1930 - 03/04/2017
Visitation
Tuesday
March 07, 2017
7-8:30 PM
Service
Wednesday
March 08, 2017
2 PM
William "Bill" Henry Albright, Sr., 86, of 1212 Ridge Road, Roxboro, died Saturday, March 4, 2017 at Duke University Hospital. Born in Lake County, OH, he was the son of the late, Ernest Albright and Edna Stilwell Albright. In addition to his parents...
Glen Neal Titus Jr.
02/21/1945 - 02/28/2017
Visitation
Thursday
March 02, 2017
7-9 PM
Service
Friday
March 03, 2017
11 AM
Glen Neal Titus, Jr., a resident of 101 Tucker Lane, Washington, NC died February 28, 2017 at Vidant Beaufort Hospital in Washington, NC.

Funeral services will be held at First United Methodist Church sanctuary at 1:00 p.m. Thursday March 2, 2...

Jack Baynes Rimmer
08/09/1948 - 02/27/2017
Visitation
Friday
March 03, 2017
10:00-11:00 AM
Service
Friday
March 03, 2017
11:00 AM
Jack Baynes Rimmer, 68, of 180 Dirgie Mine Road died Monday, February 27, 2017. He was born in Orange County to the late Eddie William Rimmer and Lillie Pearl Eakes Rimmer. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Nathan Rim...
Brett Lawrence Ouimet
11/14/1972 - 02/26/2017
Service
Sunday
March 05, 2017
2:30 PM
Brett Lawrence Ouimet, 44, of 208 Front Street, Roxboro, died Sunday, February 26, 2017 at his residence. Born in Los Angeles County, CA, he was the son of the late Roger Ouimet and Helen Walters Ouimet who survives. He was a member of Antioch Baptis...
Doris Day
05/08/1951 - 02/24/2017
Visitation
Monday
February 27, 2017
10:30-12:30PM
Service
Monday
February 27, 2017
1PM
Doris B. Day passed away Feb. 24, 2017. Doris retired from the Gloucester school system after 15 years as a substitute teacher and loved raising lab puppies. Doris is survived by her husband of 34 years, Michael Y. Day and two sons, Phillip (wife L...