Brooks & White
P.O. Box 1135
907 Durham Road
Roxboro, NC, 27573
(336) 599-3171
Funeral Home
"Your Way Is Our Way!"
Obituaries
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...
Graham Eugene Seagroves
10/26/1934 - 08/23/2018
Visitation
Saturday
September 08, 2018
11-12PM
Service
Saturday
September 08, 2018
12:00 PM
Graham Eugene Seagroves, 83, of Rougemont, NC died Thursday, August 23, 2018, after a long battle with cancer surrounded by his family. Graham served in the National Guard and later retired from A&P Grocery. He was a member of Mt. Harmony Baptist C...
Esther Clayton Warren
07/06/1926 - 08/22/2018
Visitation
Thursday
August 23, 2018
6:30-8:00 PM
Service
Friday
August 24, 2018
11:00 AM
Esther Marie Clayton Warren, of 403 Reams Ave., Roxboro, died Wednesday, August 22, 2018. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Cessel James Clayton and Mamie Sue Carver Clayton. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death ...
Sarah Davis Combs
09/17/1982 - 08/20/2018
Service
Thursday
August 30, 2018
4PM
Sarah Davis Combs, 35, of 5949 Oxford Rd., Timberlake, died Monday, August 20, 2018. Born in Durham County, Mrs. Combs was the daughter of the late David Alan Davis and Deborah Bass Davis, of Roxboro, who survives. Mrs. Combs was a homemaker.

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Benjamin Shaw Gault Jr.
07/11/1937 - 08/15/2018
Visitation
Saturday
August 18, 2018
7:00-8:30 PM
Service
Sunday
August 19, 2018
2:00 PM
Benjamin Shaw Gault, Jr., 81, of 2255 Blalock Dairy Road, Roxboro, died Wednesday, August 15, 2018. Born in Greenville Co., SC, Dr. Gault was the son of the late Benjamin Shaw and Annie Elizabeth Case Gault. Dr. Gault pastored four churches and was...
Katherine Horton Davis
09/21/1946 - 08/08/2018
Visitation
Friday
August 10, 2018
6:30-8 PM
Service
Saturday
August 11, 2018
2 PM
Katherine Horton Davis, 71, of 921 Ruff Davis Road, Roxboro, died Wednesday, August 8, 2018. Born in Person County on September 21, 1946, she was the daughter of the late Earl Bradsher Horton and Nannie Reece Barnwell Horton. In addition to her paren...
Donald Day "Duck" Brooks
09/15/1950 - 08/08/2018
Visitation
Friday
August 10, 2018
7-8:30 PM
Service
Saturday
August 11, 2018
11 AM
Donald Day "Duck" Brooks, Sr., 67, of 7140 Helena Moriah Road, Rougemont, died Wednesday, August 8, 2018. Born in Durham County, he was the son of the late Rassie James Brooks and Gracie Day Brooks. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death...
Morgan Shane Buchanan
10/31/1983 - 08/08/2018
Service
Saturday
August 11, 2018
11AM
Morgan Shane Buchanan, 34, of Person County, died Wednesday, August 8, 2018. Mr. Buchanan was born in Halifax County, VA to the late James William Buchanan, Jr. and Elizabeth Bates Buchanan.

He is survived by his daughter, Kayla Buchanan; brot...

Roger Baxter Hatcher
04/21/1939 - 08/08/2018
Visitation
Saturday
August 11, 2018
6:00-7:30 PM
Service
Sunday
August 12, 2018
2:00 PM
Roger Baxter Hatcher, 79, of 117 Lankford Street, Roxboro, died Wednesday, August 8, 2018. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Clarence Price Hatcher, Sr. and Helen Harris Hatcher.

Surviving are his wife, Evelyn Walker Hatcher of ...

Carl Radford Garrett
04/22/1966 - 08/07/2018
Visitation
Saturday
August 11, 2018
After the Service
Service
Saturday
August 11, 2018
11 AM
Carl Radford Garrett, 52, of 507 W Gordon Street, Roxboro, died Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at his home. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Kenneth Radford "Bubba" Garrett and Nancy Long Garrett, who survives. He was a member of Somerset B...
Hattie R. Martin
03/15/1929 - 08/06/2018
Visitation
Thursday
August 09, 2018
10-11 AM
Service
Thursday
August 09, 2018
11 AM
Hattie R. Martin, 89, of Glen Allen, VA. went to be with the Lord on August 6th, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Mangum M. Martin.

She is survived by her brother: Otha Charles Martin Jr. (OC), 2 sons: Steve (Lynne) ...

Albert Leonard Hargis
03/16/1926 - 08/06/2018
Visitation
Thursday
August 09, 2018
10-11 AM
Service
Thursday
August 09, 2018
11 AM
Albert "Leonard" Hargis, 92, of 226 Edgar Street, Roxboro, died Monday, August 6, 2018. Born in Beaufort County, SC, he was the son of the late Arthur Knox Hargis and Lonnie Pulliam Hargis. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his w...
Mary Jane Hawkins Fletcher Melton
01/09/1938 - 08/04/2018
Visitation
Tuesday
August 07, 2018
1-2PM
Service
Tuesday
August 07, 2018
2PM
Mary Jane Hawkins Fletcher Melton, 80, of 1065 Hawkins Loop Rd., Hurdle Mills, died Saturday, August 4, 2018. Born in Caswell County, Mrs. Melton was the daughter of the late Robert Baynes and Nannie Lee Whitfield Hawkins and wife of the late Bill M...
Alton Lee Cothran
10/12/1932 - 08/03/2018
Visitation
Sunday
August 05, 2018
6-7:30 PM
Service
Monday
August 06, 2018
11 AM
Alton Lee Cothran, 85, of 1271 Julian Oakley Road, Rougemont, died Friday, August 3, 2018. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Lee Oscar Cothran and Gypsy Lunsford Cothran. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his four...
Robert Warren "Bobby" McCullough, Jr.
12/20/1949 - 08/02/2018
Visitation
Tuesday
August 07, 2018
6-7:30PM
Robert Warren "Bobby" McCullough, Jr., 68, of 9714 NC HWY 157W, Timberlake, died Thursday, August 2, 2018. Born in Person County, Mr. McCullough was the son of the late Robert Warren and Evelyne Robinson McCullough and brother of the late Mark McCul...
Peggy Jane Woodall Fogleman
03/05/1934 - 08/01/2018
Visitation
Saturday
August 04, 2018
12-1PM
Service
Saturday
August 04, 2018
1PM
Peggy Jane Woodall Fogleman, 84, of 398 Old Durham Rd., Roxboro, died Wednesday, August 1, 2018. Born in Person County, Mrs. Fogleman was the daughter of the late Percy Jerome and Vena Hawkins Blalock Woodall. Mrs. Fogleman retired from CP&L and la...
Herbert Harvey Rudd Sr.
06/12/1929 - 07/31/2018
Visitation
Thursday
August 02, 2018
6:30-8:00 PM
Service
Friday
August 03, 2018
2:00 PM
Herbert Harvey Rudd, Sr., 89, of 715 Ridgeville Road died Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at his home. He was born in Caswell County to the late Willie and Lessie Rudd. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Doris Thompson Rudd. ...
Bruce Thomas Epps "Muff" "Chief"
07/23/1945 - 07/30/2018
Visitation
Wednesday
August 01, 2018
6-7:30 PM
Service
Thursday
August 02, 2018
2 PM
Bruce Thomas Epps "Muff" "Chief", 73, of 2160 Mt. Harmony Church Road, Rougemont, died Monday, July 30, 2018. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Nathan Booze Epps and Artie Bosley Epps. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in dea...
Marshall Beam "M.B." Clayton
10/17/1932 - 07/26/2018
Service
Friday
July 27, 2018
2 PM
Marshall Beam "M.B." Clayton, 85, of Roxboro, died Thursday, July 26, 2018 at his home. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Archie Conway Clayton and Lena Mae Clayton. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Josi...
Linda Marie Blevins Dunman
09/09/1951 - 07/26/2018
Visitation
Tuesday
July 31, 2018
3-4PM
Service
Tuesday
July 31, 2018
4PM
Linda Marie Blevins Dunman

September 9, 1951 - July 26, 2018

Marie Dunman died peacefully and was set free surrounded by family after a long, courageous battle with ALS (Lou Gehrigs disease) at the age of 66.

She was preceded in dea...

Dorothy Bass Carver
10/03/1942 - 07/26/2018
Visitation
Sunday
July 29, 2018
1:00-2:00 PM
Service
Sunday
July 29, 2018
2:00 PM
Dorothy Bass Carver, 75, of Rougemont died Thursday, July 26, 2018. She was born in Harnett County to the late Louis Bass and Dorothy Winstead Bass. Mrs. Carver was a member of Bethany Baptist Church.

Surviving are her husband, Bobby Carver; ...

Amelia Griffin Hendricks
11/19/1956 - 07/26/2018
Amelia Griffin Hendricks was born in Raleigh, NC on November 19, 1956 and went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on July 26, 2018 after fighting a long and courageous battle with cancer. She attended Myrtle Underwood Elementary, Daniels ...
Clair Dean Oakley Regan
03/16/1934 - 07/25/2018
Visitation
Monday
July 30, 2018
1-2PM
Service
Monday
July 30, 2018
2PM
Clair Dean Oakley Regan, 84, of 442 Somerset Dr., Roxboro, went to be with her Lord Wednesday, July 25, 2018. Born in Person County, Mrs. Regan was the daughter of the late Charlie Cleveland and Cora Aldine Fox Oakley and wife of the late Coy Thomas...