Brooks & White
P.O. Box 1135
907 Durham Road
Roxboro, NC, 27573
(336) 599-3171
Funeral Home
"Your Way Is Our Way!"
Obituaries
Maudie O'dell Yarborough Day
07/19/1921 - 10/21/2018
Visitation
Wednesday
October 24, 2018
6:30-8PM
Service
Thursday
October 25, 2018
11AM
Maudie O'dell Yarborough Day, 97, of 94 Evelyn Day Rd., Roxboro, died Sunday, October 21, 2018. Born in Person County, Mrs. Day was the daughter of the late James Washington and Mary Blanch Dixon Yarborough and wife of the late Vennoy Hoyt Day. Mrs...
Donnie Darrell Long
07/19/1952 - 10/20/2018
Visitation
Monday
October 22, 2018
6-7:30 PM
Service
Tuesday
October 23, 2018
11 AM
Donnie Darrell Long, 66, of 1490 Oxford Road, Roxboro, died Saturday, October 20, 2018. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Ernest Tracy "Cotton" Long and Gracie Jordan Long. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his si...
Frankie Dale Morris
01/06/1946 - 10/18/2018
Visitation
Sunday
October 21, 2018
6-7:30 PM
Service
Monday
October 22, 2018
2 PM
Frankie Dale Morris, 72, died Thursday, October 18, 2018 at his home in Roxboro, NC. He was born January 6, 1946 in Person County, he was the son of the late Frank "Buck" Morris and Ruby Horner Morris. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in de...
Frances Parker "Nap" Loftis
12/17/1935 - 10/16/2018
Visitation
Friday
October 19, 2018
1-2 PM
Service
Friday
October 19, 2018
2 PM
Frances Parker "Nap" Loftis, 82, of Mebane, died Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at her home. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Hubert Parker and Annie Bell Overby. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband,...
Elizabeth Charlotte Wishon Hughes
03/12/1940 - 10/15/2018
Service
Friday
October 19, 2018
1 PM
Elizabeth Charlotte Wishon Hughes, 78, of 241 Cooper Cemetery Rd., Prospect Hill, died Monday, October 15, 2018. Born in Washington County, TN. Mrs. Hughes was the daughter of the late Charlie and Nannie Overstreet Wishon.

Mrs. Hughes is survi...

Ronald James "Bo" Gregory
06/25/1970 - 10/15/2018
Visitation
Friday
October 19, 2018
1-2 PM
Service
Friday
October 19, 2018
2 PM
Ronald James "Bo" Gregory, 48, of 288 Epps Martin Road, Roxboro, died Monday, October 15, 2018 at his home. Born in Person County, he was the son of James Daniel Gregory and Doris Whitt Gregory, who survives. Mr. Gregory was a heavy equipment operato...
Herbert Hill
11/28/1921 - 10/15/2018
Visitation
Wednesday
October 17, 2018
6:30-8 PM
Service
Thursday
October 18, 2018
3 PM
Herbert Hill, 96, 1719 Antioch Church Road, Timberlake, died Monday, October 15, 2018 at Roxboro Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center. Born in Surry County, he was the son of the late, John D. Hill and Callie Watson Hill. In addition to his parents, he...
Sadie Holt Carver
01/04/1923 - 10/12/2018
Visitation
Monday
October 15, 2018
10-10:45 AM
Service
Monday
October 15, 2018
11AM
Sadie Holt Carver, 95, of Chub Lake Loop Rd., passed away on Friday, October 12, 2018 at Person Memorial Hospital. She was a member of Oak Grove United Methodist Church. She was the daughter of the late Andrew T. and Sallie C. Holt and the wife of ...
Mildred Rhew Oliver
06/11/1922 - 10/12/2018
Visitation
Sunday
October 14, 2018
6-7:30PM
Service
Monday
October 15, 2018
2PM
Mildred Rhew Oliver, 96, of Timberlake passed away Friday, October 12, 2018, at Cambridge Hills Assisted Living surrounded by her family. She was born June 11, 1922 in Durham County. She was the daughter of the late Charlie and Cara Vaughan Rhew. ...
Dolian Harris
10/29/1925 - 10/11/2018
Visitation
Sunday
October 14, 2018
2-3 PM
Service
Sunday
October 14, 2018
3 PM
Dolian Harris, 92, of 413 South Morgan Street, Roxboro, died Thursday, October 11, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late George Kitchin Harris and Sarah Virginia Montague Harris. In addition to his pa...
Rose Chambers Holder
11/05/1947 - 10/10/2018
Visitation
Saturday
October 13, 2018
7-8:30PM
Service
Sunday
October 14, 2018
2PM
Rose Chambers Holder, 70, of 45 Benjamin Ct., Roxboro, died Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at Roxboro Healthcare & Rehab. Cent. in Roxboro. Born in Person County, Mrs. Holder was the daughter of the late Robert Chambers and Mabel Carver Chambers, who s...
Alan Kent Oakley Sr.
08/19/1965 - 10/08/2018
Visitation
Tuesday
October 09, 2018
6:30-8 PM
Alan Kent Oakley, Sr., 53, of 11 Magnolia Drive, Roxboro, died Monday, October 8, 2018. Born in Person County, he is the son of Bernice Flint Oakley and Clarice Suitt Oakley, who survives. He is preceded in death by several aunts and uncles.

Su...

Wallace Matthew Blalock
10/19/1931 - 10/07/2018
Visitation
Thursday
October 11, 2018
5-6 PM
Service
Thursday
October 11, 2018
6 PM
Wallace M. Blalock, age 87, son of the late Albert and Macie Lunsford Blalock, died on October 7, 2018 at the Duke Hospice Hock Family Pavilion after a brief illness. He was predeceased by an infant son, two brothers- Albert, Jr. and Ozie Blalock, a...
Mary Spright Mitchell Isenhart
06/21/1921 - 10/04/2018
Service
Monday
October 08, 2018
3PM
Mary Spright Mitchell Isenhart, 97, of Timberlake, died Thursday, October 4, 2018. Born in Wake County and resided there until 1940, Mama Spright was the daughter of the late Jesse and Mary Ann Mitchell. She later moved to Durham in 1940 and lived ...
Betty Jean Fulcher Chambers
08/09/1951 - 09/30/2018
Visitation
Thursday
October 04, 2018
1-2PM
Service
Thursday
October 04, 2018
2PM
Betty Jean Fulcher Chambers, 67, of 142 John Oakes Rd., Timberlake, died Sunday, September 30, 2018. Mrs. Chambers was the daughter of the late DeWitt and Mary Elizabeth Grogan Fulcher. Mrs. Chambers was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. She w...
Margaret Clayton Crabtree
12/01/1936 - 09/29/2018
Visitation
Tuesday
October 02, 2018
After the Services
Service
Tuesday
October 02, 2018
11AM
Margaret Clayton Crabtree, of Durham, NC, passed away on September 29, 2018 at the age of 81. She was born on December 1, 1936 in Roxboro, NC. Margaret was the daughter of the late Talmadge and Lillian Clayton. She was preceded in death by her bro...
Charles "Chuck" Linwood Smith
05/27/1953 - 09/29/2018
Charles "Chuck" Linwood Smith, 65, of 901 Post Avenue, Durham, died Saturday, September 29, 2018. Born in Durham County, he was the son of Rebecca Anne Cash Balltzglier, who survives. He is preceded in death by his wife, Lisa Jean Goss Smith, beloved...
Gracie Carver Green
11/03/1923 - 09/24/2018
Visitation
Wednesday
September 26, 2018
11AM-12PM
Service
Wednesday
September 26, 2018
12PM
Gracie Carver Green, 94, of 2227 Dan River Ch. Rd., South Boston, died Monday, September 24, 2018. Born in Person County, Mrs. Green was the daughter of the late Archie Henry and Nettie Watson Carver, sister of the late Lillian Carver Bohanon, and w...
Shirley "Mickie" Long Montague
11/27/1956 - 09/24/2018
Visitation
Thursday
September 27, 2018
6-7:30 PM
Service
Friday
September 28, 2018
2 PM
Shirley "Mickie" Long Montague, 61, of 9019 McGhee's Mill Road, Semora, died Monday, September 24, 2018. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Coy Samuel Long, Sr. and Peggy Ann Palmer Long. In addition to her parents she is precede...
Tex Wayne Langford
01/05/1940 - 09/19/2018
Visitation
Saturday
September 22, 2018
6-7:30 PM
Service
Sunday
September 23, 2018
3 PM
Tex Wayne Langford, 78, of 3100 Virgilina Road, Roxboro, died Wednesday, September 19, 2018. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late George Howard Langford and Jenny Walker Langford. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by hi...
Reitha Long Walters
07/06/1950 - 09/18/2018
Visitation
Friday
September 21, 2018
6:30-8 PM
Service
Saturday
September 22, 2018
12 PM
Reitha Long Walters, 68, of 383 Gillis Road, Roxboro, died Tuesday, September 18, 2018. Born in Person County she was the daughter of the late Talmadge Long and Frances Jordan Glasscock, who survives. She retired from Mitsubishi after 15 years. Mrs. ...
Janie Solomon Jones
10/19/1919 - 09/18/2018
Visitation
Saturday
September 22, 2018
2-3 PM
Service
Saturday
September 22, 2018
3 PM
Janie Solomon Jones, 98, of Roxboro, died Tuesday, September 18, 2018. Born in Halifax County, VA, she was the daughter of the late Andrew Clyde Solomon and Mary Osbourne Solomon. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, C...
David Brandon Noble
09/08/1981 - 09/17/2018
Visitation
Saturday
September 22, 2018
7-8:30 PM
Service
Sunday
September 23, 2018
2 PM
David Brandon Noble, 37, of 1135 Leasburg Road Apt. B, resided all his life in Roxboro, died Monday, September 17, 2018. Born in Fayette County, KY he is the son of Mary Noble Forbes, of Roxboro. Mr. Noble was the owner and operator of Noble Eletri...
Michael Wilkins
03/03/1964 - 09/16/2018
Visitation
Tuesday
September 18, 2018
7-8:30 PM
Service
Wednesday
September 19, 2018
1 PM
Michael Wilkins, 54, of 1120 Alton PO Road, Alton, VA, died Sunday, September 16, 2018 at his home. Born in Mecklenburg County, he was the son of the late William Addison Wilkins and Annie Sue Carver, who survives. He is preceded in death by one ste...
Linda Turner Ragan
07/28/1953 - 09/16/2018
Visitation
Friday
September 21, 2018
7-8:30 PM
Service
Saturday
September 22, 2018
11 AM
Linda Turner Ragan, 65, of 3380 Oxford Road, Roxboro, died peacefully Sunday, September 16, 2018 at her home after a brief and couragous battle with pancreatic cancer. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Jessie Lee Turner and Pear...
Clarence Perry Gaston III
12/08/1947 - 09/15/2018
Service
Friday
September 21, 2018
11AM
Clarence Perry Gaston III, 70, of 57 Graystone Ridge , Leasburg, died Saturday, September 15, 2018. Born in Harnett Co., Mr. Gaston was the son of the late Clarence Perry Gaston, Jr. and Anna Catherine Love Gaston Baxter. Mr. Gaston was a retired f...
Melvin Clayton Keatts
06/01/1941 - 09/14/2018
Visitation
Sunday
September 16, 2018
4-5:30PM
Melvin Clayton Keatts, 77, of 141 Groundhog Dr., Rougemont, died Friday, September 14, 2018. Born in Pittsylvania County, VA, Mr. Keatts was the son of the late Johnnie and Lona Falls Keatts. Mr. Keatts was a welder and of the Baptist faith. He wa...
Brandon Keith Compton
11/22/1980 - 09/14/2018
Visitation
Monday
September 17, 2018
1:30-3PM
Service
Monday
September 17, 2018
3PM
Brandon Keith Compton, 37, of 1000 Talon Dr., Jacksonville, died Friday, September 14, 2018. Born in Durham Co., Mr. Compton is the son of Garry and Sheila Slaughter Compton, of Rougemont. Mr. Compton was a franchise owner of Yellow Cab in Jacksonv...
Francis Hugh "Cotton" Powell
06/03/1920 - 09/12/2018
Visitation
Saturday
September 15, 2018
6-7:30 PM
Service
Sunday
September 16, 2018
2 PM
Francis Hugh “Cotton” Powell, 98, of 140 Forrestwood Drive, Roxboro, died peacefully on Wednesday, September 12 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Born on June 3, 1920 in Roanoke Rapids, he was the son of the late Rufus and Nancy Crisp Powe...
Danny Ray Clark
06/09/1949 - 09/09/2018
Visitation
Wednesday
September 12, 2018
2-3PM
Service
Wednesday
September 12, 2018
3PM
Danny Ray Clark, 69, of 261 Ca-Vel Chub Lake Rd., Roxboro, died Sunday, September 9, 2018. Born in Vance County, Mr. Clark was the son of the late Badger and Ruby Edwards Clark. Mr. Clark was an electrician and of the Baptist faith. He was precede...
Norfleet Edward Wrenn
04/11/1930 - 09/08/2018
Visitation
Monday
September 10, 2018
2-3 PM
Service
Monday
September 10, 2018
3 PM
Norfleet Edward Wrenn, 88 of Roxboro, departed this life peacefully Saturday, September 8, 2018 at Person Memorial Hospital following a brief illness. He was son of the late Darcy Norfleet Wrenn and Cleo Blackard Wrenn. Edward was preceded in death b...
Marie Moore Oakley
06/04/1920 - 09/05/2018
Visitation
Friday
September 07, 2018
2-3 PM
Service
Friday
September 07, 2018
3 PM
Marie Moore Oakley, of Roxboro, died peacefully on September 5, 2018. She was born on June 4, 1920 to the late Arthur Loyd Moore and Eva Knott Moore.

Marie attended nursing school in Richmond, Virginia where she earned her LPN certification. ...

Larry Hassell Bowes
01/08/1941 - 09/05/2018
Visitation
Friday
September 07, 2018
7-8:30PM
Service
Saturday
September 08, 2018
11AM
Larry Hassell Bowes, 77, of 581 McGhee's Mill Rd., died Wednesday, September 5, 2018. Born in Person County, Mr. Bowes was the son of the late Linwood and Annie Lee Moore Bowes and husband of the late Brenda Clayton Bowes. Mr. Bowes worked at Perso...
Sandra Jean Gravitt Mikkelsen
03/25/1954 - 09/04/2018
Visitation
Friday
September 07, 2018
5-6 PM
Service
Friday
September 07, 2018
6 PM
Sandra Jean Gravitt Mikkelsen, 64, of 70 Preston Pleasant Road, Roxboro, died Tuesday, September 4, 2018. Born in Halifax County, VA, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Edwin Gravitt and Audrey Faye Jones Gravitt. Mrs. Mikkelsen was of the Bapti...
Shelby Jean Shields Dixon
09/16/1937 - 09/02/2018
Visitation
Tuesday
September 04, 2018
6-7:30 PM
Service
Wednesday
September 05, 2018
2 PM
Shelby Jean Shields Dixon

Mrs. Dixon was born September 16, 1937 to the late Henry Edward and Barsh McCann Shields.

She was married for 61 years to the love of her life, Lawrence Edward Dixon, who survives. She was the loving mother to t...

Virginia Olena Mabe McMillan
01/01/1928 - 09/01/2018
Visitation
Thursday
September 06, 2018
12-1PM
Service
Thursday
September 06, 2018
1PM
Virginia Olena Mabe McMillan, 90, of 405 Younger Rd., Roxboro, died Saturday, September 1, 2018. Born in Guilford County, Mrs. McMillan was the daughter of the late Bobby Chepus and Linnie Hawkins Mabe. Mrs. McMillan's working career took her from ...
Erma "Jody" Clark Sumner
12/19/1946 - 08/27/2018
Visitation
Saturday
September 01, 2018
After service
Service
Saturday
September 01, 2018
1:00 PM
Erma "Jody" Clark Sumner, 71, of 171 Dairyland Road died Monday, August 27, 2018. She was born in Person County to the late Harry "Dickie" Maynard Clark and Margaret Stephens Clark. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two broth...
Joey Junior Bohannon
05/31/1954 - 08/27/2018
Visitation
Thursday
August 30, 2018
6-7:30PM
Service
Friday
August 31, 2018
11AM
Joey Junior Bohannon, 64, of 1509 Blalock Dairy Rd., Roxboro, died Monday, August 27, 2018. Born in Person County, Mr. Bohannon was the son of the late Donald Tuck and Edith Long Bohannon. Mr. Bohannon attended the Roxboro Church of Christ.

M...

Jennie Lou Day Rogers
05/27/1919 - 08/27/2018
Visitation
Thursday
August 30, 2018
12:30-1:45 PM
Service
Thursday
August 30, 2018
2 PM
Jennie Lou Day Rogers, 99, of 636 Antioch Church Road, Timberlake, died peacefully on Monday, August 27, 2018 at her home. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Charlie Smith Day and Jennie Blondie James Day. In addition to her pare...
Nicholas Allen Blume
11/17/2004 - 08/25/2018
Visitation
Tuesday
August 28, 2018
6:30-8 PM
Service
Wednesday
August 29, 2018
2 PM
Nicholas Allen Blume, 13, of 1025 Hunters Circle, Rougemont, died Saturday, August 25, 2018. Born in Durham County, he was the son of William "Bill" Blume and Nicole Leon Tapp, who survives. He is preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Willia...