Brooks & White
P.O. Box 1135
907 Durham Road
Roxboro, NC, 27573
(336) 599-3171
Funeral Home
"Your Way Is Our Way!"
Obituaries
Robert Eugene Russ Sr.
08/07/1941 - 08/27/2016
Visitation
Tuesday
August 30, 2016
7:00-8:30 PM
Service
Wednesday
August 31, 2016
2:00 PM
Rev. Robert (Bobby) Eugene Russ, Sr. age 75 of 70 Windy Creek Circle died Saturday morning at Duke University Hospital. He was born in Durham NC to the late Isham Hemmingway Russ and Eula Page Russ. Rev. Russ was preceded in death by his daughter, R...
Coleman Hughes Rimmer Sr.
06/30/1932 - 08/27/2016
Visitation
Monday
August 29, 2016
6:30-8:00 PM
Service
Tuesday
August 30, 2016
11:00 AM
Coleman Hughes Rimmer, Sr. age 84 of Holly Ridge Road died Saturday, August 27, 2016 at his home. He was born in Person County to the late Samuel Garland Rimmer and Nancy (Nannie) Hawkins Rimmer. Coleman was preceded in death by his son, Samuel Thom...
Alvin Duke Weaver
09/22/1938 - 08/26/2016
Alvin Duke Weaver, 77, of 799 Bethel Hill School Road died Friday, August 26, 2016. He was born in Caswell County to the late Coy Joseph Weaver and Lenner McKee Weaver. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Joan Shull Wea...
Beverly Starr Cecile
05/24/1946 - 08/25/2016
Beverly Starr Cecile, 70, died Thursday, August 25, 2016. She was born in McCarr, KY to the late John Starr and Inez S.Cardinale. Mrs. Cecile was also preceded in death by her husband, Bill Hulin Cecile, Jr.

Surviving are two children, Todd C...

Wayne Edward Webster
07/22/1945 - 08/24/2016
Service
Saturday
August 27, 2016
2:00 PM
Wayne Edward Webster, 71, of 8614 Walnut Grove Church Road, Hurdle Mills, died on August, 24, 2016. Born in Alamance County, he was the son of the late Roy Edward Webster and Clarice Parker Webster. He is preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Marti...
R. Gary Harris
10/12/1953 - 08/24/2016
Visitation
Friday
August 26, 2016
6:30-8:00PM
Service
Saturday
August 27, 2016
11:00 AM
R. Gary Harris, 62, of 1619 North Main Street died Wednesday, August 24, 2016. He was born in Person County and is survived by his parents, George E. Harris and Katherine Adams Harris. Mr. Harris retired as a Captain from Person County EMS after 30...
Julian Adam Suttle
10/10/2006 - 08/24/2016
Visitation
Monday
August 29, 2016
6:30-8:00 PM
Service
Tuesday
August 30, 2016
11:00 AM
Julian Adam Suttle, 9, died Wednesday, August 24, 2016. He was born on October 10, 2006 in Halifax County, VA to Chad Suttle and Jennifer Hicks Suttle, who survive. Julian was a rising 4th grader at South Elementary School where he was getting read...
Julia Dare May Eanes
10/13/1931 - 08/22/2016
Visitation
Wednesday
August 24, 2016
6:30-8PM
Julia Dare May Eanes, 84, of 185 Allensville Road, Roxboro, died Monday, August 22, 2016. Born in Alamance County, Mrs. Eanes was the daughter of the late Clyde and Margaret May and wife of the late Willis Eanes. Mrs. Eanes was the former owner of ...
Michael Angelo Case
06/12/1954 - 08/21/2016
Visitation
Sunday
August 28, 2016
After Service
Service
Sunday
August 28, 2016
3PM
Michael Angelo Case, 62, of 119 N. Morgan St., Roxboro, died Sunday, August 21, 2016. Born in Newport News, VA, Mr. Case was the son of the late Cecil C. and Bertha Martin Case. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Melanie Lynn Case.

Mr. ...

Stanley Joseph Cavalier
07/27/1930 - 08/15/2016
Service
Friday
August 19, 2016
11:00 AM
Stanley Joseph Cavalier, 86, of Leasburg, died Monday, August 15, 2016 at the Hock Family Pavilion. Mr. Cavalier was born in Queens County, New York to the late Pasquale and Johanna Schauer Cavalier. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death...
Charles Donald Garrett
12/30/1921 - 08/15/2016
Visitation
Wednesday
August 17, 2016
6:30-8:00PM Wed.
Service
Thursday
August 18, 2016
11:00 AM Thursday
Charles Donald Garrett, 94, passed away on Monday, August 15, 2016 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born in Person County on December 30, 1921 to the late Herman Hilman Garrett and Gertrude Mooney Garrett.

He was a WWII veteran, se...

Landeris Gene Conner Sr.
02/21/1944 - 08/13/2016
Landeris Gene Conner, Sr., 72, died Saturday, August 13, 2016. He was born in Halifax County, VA to the late Howard Conner and Ida Mae Morris Conner. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Scott Conner and one brother, Gle...
Dare Frederick "D.F." Chambers
02/08/1934 - 08/11/2016
Visitation
Monday
August 15, 2016
7:00-8:30 PM
Dare Frederick "D.F." Chambers, 82, died Thursday, August 11, 2016. He was born in Person County to the late Sterling Chambers and Sadie Morris Chambers. In addition, he was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Jane Lee Chambers and two brothers, Al...
Fred Long Whitfield
01/18/1924 - 08/11/2016
Visitation
Saturday
August 13, 2016
11-12PM Saturday
Service
Saturday
August 13, 2016
12PM Saturday
Fred Long Whitfield, 92, of Roxboro and formerly of Roanoke Rapids, died Thursday, August 11, 2016. Born in Person County, Mr. Whitfield was the son of the late James Arthur and Ruth Pearl Long Whitfield and husband of 69 years to the late Margaret ...
Harold Coleman Hicks
02/13/1924 - 08/09/2016
Service
Friday
August 12, 2016
11:00 AM Friday
Harold Coleman Hicks, age 92, of 1450 Moriah Road died Tuesday, August 9, 2016 at Hock Family Pavilion in Durham. He was born in Person County to the late Robert Ervin and Lelia Wilkins Hicks. Mr. Hicks is preceded in death by three brothers and one ...
Wallace Randall Bradsher Sr.
07/17/1935 - 08/07/2016
Visitation
Tuesday
August 09, 2016
6:30-8:00PM Tuesday
Service
Wednesday
August 10, 2016
2:00 PM Wednesday
Wallace Randall Bradsher, Sr., 81 years of age, of 5793 Hurdle Mills Road, Roxboro, died Sunday, August 7, 2016. Born in Person County to the late John Henry Bradsher and Katherine Bradsher. Mr. Bradsher worked at Sherwin-Williams for over 37 years. ...
Linda Jeffries Cash
12/12/1947 - 08/04/2016
Linda Jeffries Cash, 68, of 720 Bill Poole Rd., died Thursday, August 4, 2016 after a brief illness. Born in Durham County, Linda was the daughter of the late Clarence and Velma Jeffries. She retired from Nortel Networks. Linda was preceded in dea...
Calvin Leonard Parrish
03/23/1925 - 08/04/2016
Visitation
Saturday
August 06, 2016
1-2PM Saturday
Service
Saturday
August 06, 2016
2PM Saturday
Mr. Calvin Parrish, 91, passed away on August 4th at 3:35pm at his home in Charlotte, NC. He was born in Durham, NC. He was the son of the late William Oscar Parrish and Ethel Plott Parrish. He was preceded in death by his brothers Gaither Parris...
Elbert Thomas Painter
07/12/1931 - 08/02/2016
Visitation
Thursday
August 04, 2016
10-11AM Thursday
Service
Thursday
August 04, 2016
11AM Thursday
Elbert Thomas Painter, 85, of 149 Ashley Ave., Timberlake, died Tuesday, August 2, 2016. Born in Person County, Mr. Painter was the son of the late John Dolton "Jack" and Carrie Lee Brown Painter. Mr. Painter retired from Duke University and was a ...
George Reade Foushee
02/17/1930 - 07/31/2016
Visitation
Wednesday
August 03, 2016
12:30-2:00PM Wed.
Service
Wednesday
August 03, 2016
2:00 PM Wednesday
George Reade Foushee, 86, of 1860 Flat River Church Road, died Sunday, July 31, 2016. Born in Person County, Mr. Foushee was the son of the late Wallace Foushee and Pearl Williams Foushee. He is preceded in death by his wife, Lottye Berry Foushee and...
Vickie Kiser Saunders
04/18/1952 - 07/30/2016
Visitation
Saturday
August 06, 2016
1-2PM Saturday
Service
Saturday
August 06, 2016
2PM Saturday
Mrs. Vickie Ann Kiser Saunders, 64, went to her Heavenly home Saturday, July 30, 2016. She was born April 18, 1952, in Forsyth County the daughter of Elizabeth Shore Kiser and the late Vance Oliver Kiser. Vickie graduated from North Forsyth High Sc...
Betty Frances Greenway Loyd
07/09/1935 - 07/29/2016
Visitation
Sunday
July 31, 2016
2:00-3:00 PM
Service
Sunday
July 31, 2016
3:00 PM
Betty Frances Greenway Loyd, 81, of 6834 US Hwy 158 died Friday, July 29, 2016. She was born in Granville County to the late Alfred Greenway and Ruby Milton Greenway. Mrs. Loyd was also preceded in death by her husband of nearly 50 years, Herman Ch...
Margaret Marie Carver Whitfield
01/11/1929 - 07/28/2016
Visitation
Sunday
July 31, 2016
After Service
Service
Sunday
July 31, 2016
3:00 PM Sunday
Margaret Marie Carver Whitfield, 87, of Roxboro and formerly of Roanoke Rapids, died Thursday, July 28, 2016 at Duke University Hospital. Born in Caswell County, Mrs. Whitfield was the daughter of the late Burley J. and Pearl Talley Carver. Mrs. Wh...
Peggy Jean Clayton Harris
01/20/1940 - 07/24/2016
Visitation
Tuesday
July 26, 2016
10:00-11:00 AM Tues.
Service
Tuesday
July 26, 2016
11:00 AM Tuesday
Peggy Jean Clayton Harris, 76, of 8614 Durham Road, died Sunday, July 24, 2016. Born in Person County, Mrs. Harris was the daughter of the late Giles Howard Clayton and Myrtice Sue Long Clayton. She is also preceded in death by her step-mother, Allie...
Patsy Edwards Wilson
10/02/1947 - 07/24/2016
Visitation
Tuesday
July 26, 2016
7:00-8:30 PM
Service
Wednesday
July 27, 2016
11:00 AM
Patsy Edwards Wilson, 68, of 135 Edwards Drive died Sunday, July 24, 2016. She was born in Rowan County to the late Johnny and Flora Hanks Edwards.

Surviving are her husband, Danny "Buck" Wilson, of the home; three children, Tommy William Bo...

Orie L. Beaver Sr.
02/20/1931 - 07/23/2016
Service
Monday
July 25, 2016
10:00 AM Monday
Orie L. Beaver, Sr. passed Saturday, July 23, 2016 after an extended sickness with his family by his side. Mr. Beaver retired from C&A after 48 years as an executive public accountant.

He leaves his wife of 63 years, Ivory Floralene Eakes Beav...

Bobbie Carver Dunkley
06/10/1939 - 07/21/2016
Bobbie Carver Dunkley, 77, of 225 Ridgeville Road, died Thursday, July 21, 2016, at Hospice & Palliative Care Center of Alamance-Caswell. Born in Caswell County, Mrs. Dunkley was the daughter of the late Gattis Briston and Pearl Thomas Carver. In add...
Toni Thompson Kinder
05/16/1946 - 07/21/2016
Visitation
Sunday
July 24, 2016
After Service
Service
Sunday
July 24, 2016
2PM
Toni Thompson Kinder, 70, of 110 Hampton Ln., died Thursday, July 21, 2016 at the Hock Family Pavilion. Born in Bluefield, WV, Ms. Kinder was the daughter of the late Travis John and Mirtie Ruth Conley Thompson. Ms. Kinder worked for Duke Health Sy...
Betty Jane Frazier Puryear
05/25/1947 - 07/21/2016
Visitation
Monday
July 25, 2016
6:30-8:00PM Monday
Service
Tuesday
July 26, 2016
2:00 PM Tuesday
Betty Jane Frazier Puryear, 69, formerly of Person County, died Thursday, July 21, 2016. Born in Person County, Mrs. Puryear was the daughter of the late, Robert E. Frazier, Sr. and Edna Stephens Frazier. She is preceded in death by two brothers, Jam...
Faye Wilkins Long
11/16/1942 - 07/20/2016
Visitation
Saturday
July 23, 2016
7:00 PM
Service
Sunday
July 24, 2016
2:00 PM
Faye Wilkins Long age 73 of 2073 McGhees Mill Road died Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at Duke University Hospital. She was born in Person County. She was daughter of the late S.D. Wilkins and Merritt Davis Wilkins; mother of the late Shelia Faye Teague, ...
Richard Henry Allen
11/21/1924 - 07/20/2016
Visitation
Friday
July 22, 2016
6:00-7:30 PM Friday
Service
Saturday
July 23, 2016
11:00 AM Saturday
Richard Henry Allen, 91, of Roxboro, died July 20, 2016 at the Clapp's Nursing Home in Asheboro. Mr. Allen was formerly of Pine Street in Roxboro before going to Clapp's Nursing Home in Asheboro. He is son of the late William Henry and Laura Wrenn ...
Kenny Robert Long
10/16/1959 - 07/20/2016
Kenny Robert Long, 56, of 1008 Wolf Laurel Court, Rougemont, died Wednesday, July 20, 2016. Born in Person County, to the late Robert Long and Pearl Tuck Long. He is also preceded in death by one brother, Otis Long. Mr. Long was an avid Tar Heel fan....
Ray Anthony "Tony" Powell
04/20/1952 - 07/19/2016
Visitation
Friday
July 22, 2016
10:00-11:00AM Fri.
Service
Friday
July 22, 2016
11:00 AM Friday
Ray Anthony "Tony" Powell, 64, of 8242 Oxford Road, Timberlake, died Tuesday, July 19, 2016. Born in Person County, Mr. Powell is the son of the late Willie Matchem Powell and Lois Gunter Powell. He was formerly an employee of Edwards Inc. in Spring ...
Melvin Brent Adcock
01/12/1972 - 07/17/2016
Visitation
Thursday
July 21, 2016
6:30-8:00 PM Thurs.
Service
Friday
July 22, 2016
11:00 AM Friday
Melvin Brent Adcock

Brent was born January 12, 1972 to Billy and Peggy Adcock. He grew up on the farm learning the family business with his brother, Ray. And so it began…farming would be his passion. After high school, Brent attended North C...

James Roach Jr.
09/30/1966 - 07/17/2016
Visitation
Friday
July 22, 2016
7:00-8:30PM
Service
Saturday
July 23, 2016
2:00 PM
James Roach, Jr. age 49 of 1635 Kermit Duncan Road died Sunday, July 17, 2016 at his home. He was born in Person County to the late James Roach, Sr. and his mother Frances R. Roach who is surviving. He was owner and operator of Roach Painting.
Johnny Dale Walker
02/14/1954 - 07/15/2016
Service
Saturday
July 23, 2016
Johnny Dale Walker, 62, died Friday, July 15, 2016. He was born in Person County to the late John Merritt Walker and Sally Sue Wesley Walker. Mr. Walker was also preceded in death by his wife, Linda Walker and one brother, Gary Michael Walker. He ...
Ruby Hall Bullock
03/07/1926 - 07/11/2016
Visitation
Wednesday
July 13, 2016
6-7:30PM Wednesday
Service
Thursday
July 14, 2016
1PM
Ruby Hall Bullock, 90, of 441 John Allen Road, Roxboro, died Monday, July 11, 2016 at her home. Born in Person County, Mrs. Bullock was the daughter of the late William Bethel "W.B." and Mary Harris Hall. She is preceded in death by her loving husban...
Norma Carlton Burnett
08/29/1930 - 07/11/2016
Visitation
Wednesday
July 13, 2016
After the Service
Service
Wednesday
July 13, 2016
11:30 AM Wednesday
Norma Carlton Burnett, 85, of 614 Westover Drive died Monday, July 11, 2016 at Roxboro Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. She was born in Durham County to the late Ernest Baxter Carlton and Annie Laurie Murray Carlton. Mrs. Burnett was a member of...
Catherine Rebecca "Becky" Pulliam Clayton
09/06/1921 - 07/11/2016
Visitation
Friday
July 15, 2016
2-3 PM
Service
Friday
July 15, 2016
3:00 PM Friday
Catherine Rebecca "Becky" Pulliam Clayton, age 94, of 513 Clayton Avenue, Roxboro, NC, died Monday, July 11, 2016 in her home.

She was a native of Halifax County, South Boston, VA, to the late Herschel M. and Grayce Truman Dunn Pulliam. Mrs. Cl...

Ella Gertrude Wilson
08/16/1923 - 07/08/2016
Visitation
Sunday
July 10, 2016
1:30-3:00 PM
Service
Sunday
July 10, 2016
3:00 PM
Gertrude Blalock WILSON, 92, of 1601 PULLIAM TINGEN MINE RD, ROXBORO, died Friday, July 8, 2016. Born in Person County, Mrs. Wilson was the daughter of the late Roby Elbert and Viola Eakes Blalock, wife of the late Luther Thomas Wilson, and mother o...
Dwight Lee Porterfield
07/12/1948 - 07/04/2016
Visitation
Sunday
July 17, 2016
After service
Service
Sunday
July 17, 2016
3:00 PM
Dwight Lee Porterfield, 67, died Monday, July 4, 2016 at Duke Univertsity Hospital. He was born in Durham County to the late Jule Carr Porterfield and Alma Wilson Porterfield. He was preceded in death by two children, Patricia Lavonne Porterfield...