Brooks & White
P.O. Box 1135
907 Durham Road
Roxboro, NC, 27573
(336) 599-3171
Funeral Home
"Your Way Is Our Way!"
Obituaries
Randy Lewis Walker
02/01/1965 - 05/25/2019
Service
Tuesday
May 28, 2019
4PM
Randy Lewis Walker, 54, of 615 Enos Slaughter Rd., Roxboro, died Saturday, May 25, 2019. Born in Halifax County, VA, Mr. Walker was the son of the late Clyde Benjamin and Mary Ellen Kaywood Walker. He was the owner of Walker's Construction. He was...
Clifford Edwin "Ed" Barrett Jr.
10/04/1929 - 05/24/2019
Service
Monday
May 27, 2019
2PM
Clifford Edwin "Ed" Barrett, Jr., 89, formerly of Semora, NC, died Friday, May 24, 2019. Born in Alamance County, Mr. Barrett was the son of the late Clifford Edwin and Alice Martin Barrett. Mr. Barrett was a proud alumni of Appalachian State Unive...
Wanda Gail Gill
01/31/1955 - 05/21/2019
Visitation
Thursday
May 23, 2019
After the Service
Service
Thursday
May 23, 2019
2 PM
Wanda Gail Gill, 64, of 411 S Main Street, Roxboro, died Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Born in Granville County, she was the daughter of Harold Gill who survives and the late Adell Blackwell Gill. Ms. Gill was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church. <...
Billy Ray Chambers
02/24/1953 - 05/21/2019
Visitation
Sunday
May 26, 2019
6-7:30 PM
Service
Monday
May 27, 2019
11 AM
Billy Ray Chambers, 66, formerly of Timberlake, died Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Marshall Ray "Pete" Chambers and Flora Morris Chambers, who survives. Mr. Chambers was a mechanic for Chambers Garage.

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Elizabeth Harris Oakley
09/28/1916 - 05/18/2019
Service
Monday
May 20, 2019
2 PM
Elizabeth Harris Oakley, 102, of Roxboro, died Saturday, May 18, 2019. Born in Halifax County, VA, she was the daughter of the late James Harris and Lonie Martha Whitt Harris. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Raney...
Samuel "Sammy" D. Gentry
09/18/1963 - 05/18/2019
Visitation
Monday
May 20, 2019
6-7:30 PM
Service
Tuesday
May 21, 2019
11 AM
Samuel "Sammy" D. Gentry, 55, of 5929 Dirgie Mine Road, Roxboro, died Saturday, May 18, 2019. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late David N. Gentry, Sr. and Shelby Jean Oliver Gentry Young. He was of the Baptist faith. Sammy had cancer fo...
Sarah Allen Lea
08/09/1930 - 05/17/2019
Visitation
Saturday
May 18, 2019
6-7:30 PM
Service
Sunday
May 19, 2019
2 PM
Sarah Allen Lea, 88, of 1086 Snipes Road, Hurdle Mills, died Friday, May 17, 2019 at her home. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Ira G. Allen and Joey Broach Allen. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her hus...
Bobby "BeBop" Porterfield
03/21/1975 - 05/14/2019
Visitation
Saturday
May 18, 2019
11 AM-12 PM
Service
Saturday
May 18, 2019
12 PM
Bobby "BeBop" Porterfield, 44, of Hurdle Mills, died Tuesday, May 14, 2019. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Arthur Ray Porterfield and Mary Alice Porterfield. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, Willi...
Barbara Ann Kelly Barbee
10/21/1955 - 05/10/2019
Visitation
Monday
May 13, 2019
6-7:30PM
Barbara Ann Kelly Barbee, 63, of 164 Barbees Ln., Timberlake, died Friday, May 10, 2019. Born in Durham County, Mrs. Barbee was the daughter of the late Marvin and Mary Cook Kelly. Mrs. Barbee operated a day care out of her home and was of the Bapt...
Bruce Kevin Parrott
06/18/1955 - 05/10/2019
Bruce Kevin Parrott, 63, of 2414 Halifax Rd, Roxboro, died Friday, May 10, 2019. Born in Person County, Mr. Parrott was the son of the late Jack Thomas Parrott and Rachel Pentecost Parrott, who survives. Mr. Parrott was a welder, having run Parrott...
Kim Lenay Long
01/21/1963 - 05/06/2019
Visitation
Wednesday
May 08, 2019
7-8:30 PM
Service
Thursday
May 09, 2019
2 PM
Kim Lenay Long, 56, of Roxboro, died Monday, May 6, 2019 at Roxboro Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. Born in Durham County, she is the daughter of the late Raymond Bradley Long and Helen Eggleston Long. Kim graduated Person High School and was a...
Barbara Terrell Long
03/17/1956 - 05/05/2019
Service
Thursday
May 09, 2019
11 AM
Barbara Terrell Long, 63, of Roxboro, died Sunday, May 5, 2019. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Charlie Nicholas Terrell and Pauline Evans Terrell. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her infant son, Ray Lo...
Rebecca Walker Long
03/19/1938 - 05/04/2019
Visitation
Monday
May 06, 2019
11 AM-12 PM
Service
Monday
May 06, 2019
12 PM
Rebecca Walker Long, 81, of Burlington, died Saturday, May 4, 2019. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late John Henry Walker and Shirley Mooney Walker. She is preceded in death by the father of her children, Richard Ronald Long, Sr. ...
William Glover Fuqua
08/04/1934 - 05/04/2019
Visitation
Tuesday
May 07, 2019
7-8:30PM
Service
Wednesday
May 08, 2019
1PM
William Glover Fuqua, 84, of 209 Somerset Dr., Roxboro, died Saturday, May 4, 2019. Born in Person County, Mr. Fuqua was the son of the late Jack and Hilda Warthall Fuqua. Mr. Fuqua worked for Durham Concrete Service and later Ready Mix for over 40...
Dr. William Elwood Garrett Jr.
04/23/1949 - 05/04/2019
Service
Monday
May 13, 2019
5 PM
Dr. William Elwood Garrett, Jr. of Bahama passed away with his family at his side on Saturday, May 4, 2019, at the age of 70. Born April 23, 1949, in Person County, North Carolina, he was the son of the late William Elwood Garrett, Sr. and Almeade Ge...
Ronald Edward Poole
06/29/1952 - 05/03/2019
Visitation
Saturday
May 11, 2019
9-11 AM
Service
Saturday
May 11, 2019
11 AM
Ronald Edward Poole, 66, of 10221 Old Roxboro Rd., Bahama, passed away on Friday, May 3, 2019 at his home. Born in Durham County, Mr. Poole was the son of the late James and Marie Hunt Poole. Mr. Poole took pride in serving many families as a funera...
Connie Hughes Albert
05/19/1936 - 05/02/2019
Visitation
Saturday
May 04, 2019
10-11 AM
Service
Saturday
May 04, 2019
11 AM
Connie Hughes Albert, age 82, formerly of 808 Whitt Town Road died Thursday morning, May 2, 2019 at the Roxboro Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. He was son of the late Edgar (Buck) Albert and Bessie Crabtree Albert, and brother of the late Joyce G...
Wallace Lee Clayton
11/05/1925 - 05/01/2019
Service
Friday
May 03, 2019
2 PM
Wallace Lee Clayton, 93, of Roxboro, died Wednesday, May 1, 2019. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Guy Raymond Clayton and Roxie Buchanan Clayton. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his sisters: Dorothy C. McKee a...
Ricky Addison Parker
04/26/1957 - 05/01/2019
Ricky Addison Parker, 62, of Timberlake, died Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at his home. Born in Sampson County, he was the son of the late James Franklin Parker and Margaret Parker Brock, who survives. He is preceded in death by his brother, Jimmy Franklin...
Delbert Dean Tuell
08/03/1935 - 04/28/2019
Delbert Dean Tuell of Hurdle Mills, NC passed away on Sunday the 28th of April at the age of 83. Born on 3 August 1935 in Parkersburg, WV, he was the second youngest of five children. He graduated high school in 1953 and joined the Army serving thr...
Barbara Ellen Huff Hall
03/03/1940 - 04/26/2019
Visitation
Sunday
April 28, 2019
Service
Monday
April 29, 2019
3PM
Barbara Ellen Huff Hall, 79, of 603 Chub Lake St., Roxboro, died Friday, April 26, 2019. Born in Person County, Mrs. Hall was the daughter of the late Joseph Royce and Florenda Phillips Huff. She was married for 54 years to the late Bobby Ray Hall....
Rosa Louvenia Middleton Howerton
08/17/1936 - 04/26/2019
Visitation
Monday
April 29, 2019
1-2PM
Service
Monday
April 29, 2019
2PM
Rosa Louvenia Middleton Howerton, 82, of 2202 Burlington Rd., Roxboro, died Friday, April 26, 2019. Born in Charlotte Co., VA, Mrs. Howerton was the daughter of the late Francis Lily and Ella Odell Holder Middleton and mother of the late Curtis Dona...
G. C. Carver
11/20/1944 - 04/26/2019
Visitation
Monday
April 29, 2019
7-8:30PM
Service
Tuesday
April 30, 2019
2PM
G. C. Carver, 74, of 96 Cedar Creek Rd., Timberlake, died Friday, April 26, 2019. Born in Person County, Mr. Carver was the son of the late Guy Clifton and Rosa Tuck Carver. Mr. Carver retired from IBM and he served in the US Army's Big Red One Inf...
Matthew Christian Boyd
01/15/1990 - 04/26/2019
Matthew Christian Boyd, 29, of Bullock, died Friday, April 26, 2019. Born in Granville County, he was the son of Joyce Ann Boyd, who survives.

Matt, as his family and friends knew him, was the family daredevil in his younger days. He enjoyed r...

Lois Parker Evans
01/20/1933 - 04/24/2019
Visitation
Friday
April 26, 2019
1-2 PM
Service
Friday
April 26, 2019
2 PM
Lois Parker Evans, 86, of Hurdle Mills, died Tuesday, April 24, 2019. Born in Orange County, she was the daughter of the late John Thomas Parker and Mamie Harrison Parker. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Dean A. E...
Walter Holmes "Grasshopper" Adair Jr.
02/17/1936 - 04/18/2019
Visitation
Saturday
April 27, 2019
10-11AM
Service
Saturday
April 27, 2019
11AM
Walter Holmes "Grasshopper" Adair, Jr., 83, of Durham, died Thursday, April 18, 2019. Born in Person County, Mr. Adair was the son of the late Walter Holmes "Doc" and Lizzie Day Adair. Mr. Adair was a paramedic in Person and Durham Counties. After...
Lula Martin Stewart
06/15/1930 - 04/17/2019
Visitation
Saturday
April 20, 2019
11-12:30 PM
Service
Saturday
April 20, 2019
1 PM
Lula Martin Stewart, 88, of Roxboro, died Wednesday, April 17, 2019. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late John F. Martin and Elizabeth Epps Martin. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.

Surviving are her husband, Erket ...

Eunice Saunders Ramsey
12/18/1930 - 04/16/2019
Visitation
Thursday
April 18, 2019
1-2 PM
Service
Thursday
April 18, 2019
2 PM
Eunice Saunders Ramsey, 88, of 170 Newell Drive, Roxboro, died Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at her home. Born in Edgecombe County on December 18, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Frank Hart Saunders and Ruth Clark Saunders. In addition to her parent...
Timothy Joseph Coelho
04/02/1966 - 04/15/2019
Timothy Joseph Coelho, 53, of Timberlake, died Monday, April 15, 2019. Born in Fresno, CA, Mr. Coelho was the son of the late Joseph Nunes Coelho, Jr. and Lena Ann Mederos Coelho. Mr. Coelho was a mechanic and loved racing especially drag racing. ...
Freddie Norman Strader
04/23/1945 - 04/13/2019
Visitation
Tuesday
April 16, 2019
7-8:30PM
Service
Wednesday
April 17, 2019
1PM
Freddie Norman Strader, 73, of 530 Long's Store Rd., Roxboro, died Saturday, April 13, 2019. Born in Alamance County, Mr. Strader was the son of the late Capus Norman and Virginia Ann Tanksley Strader. Mr. Strader retired from Piedmont Maintenance ...
Nettie Clayton Wrenn
02/28/1923 - 04/08/2019
Visitation
Thursday
April 11, 2019
2-3 PM
Service
Thursday
April 11, 2019
3 PM
Nettie Clayton Wrenn, 96, of ROXBORO, died Monday, April 8, 2019 at her home. Born in Person County, Mrs. Wrenn was the daughter of the late Andrew Solomon and Nola Cozart Clayton. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, ...
Pearl Wade Horton
02/14/1928 - 04/07/2019
Visitation
Tuesday
April 09, 2019
2-3PM
Service
Tuesday
April 09, 2019
3PM
Pearl Wade Horton, 91, of Roxboro, died Sunday, April 7, 2019 at Hock Family Pavilion in Durham. Born in Person County, Mrs. Horton was the daughter of the late Marvin and Lula Gentry Wade and wife of the late Julian C. Horton. She was also precede...
Jason Edward Bolton
09/05/1977 - 04/07/2019
Visitation
Wednesday
April 10, 2019
6:30-8 PM
Service
Thursday
April 11, 2019
2 PM
Jason Edward Bolton, 41, of 2414 Chub Lake Road, Roxboro, died Sunday, April 7, 2019. Born in Durham County, he was the son of Jennifer Clayton Bolton. He was of the Baptist faith. Jason was a devoted Daddy who loved his daughter. He was a volunteer ...
Phillip Thomas Bowes
09/02/1940 - 04/05/2019
Visitation
Sunday
April 07, 2019
2-3 PM
Service
Sunday
April 07, 2019
3 PM
Phillip Thomas Bowes, 78, of Roxboro, died Friday, April 5, 2019. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Earl Bowes and Mary Allen Bowes. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Hazel Yarboro Bowes and Pam Bowes Fa...
James Darrell Shull
02/08/1936 - 04/05/2019
Visitation
Saturday
April 06, 2019
6:30-8 PM
Service
Sunday
April 07, 2019
2 PM
James Darrell Shull, 83, of 260 Hassel Clayton Road, Roxboro, died Friday, April 5, 2019. Born in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late James Bert Shull and Minnie Houser Shull. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother,...
Gail Ann Morin Glogowski
06/11/1958 - 04/05/2019
Visitation
Thursday
April 11, 2019
2-3 PM
Service
Thursday
April 11, 2019
3 PM
Gail Ann Morin Glogowski, 60, of Timberlake, died Friday, April 5, 2019. Born in Meriden, CT, she was the daughter of the late Edward McGowan and Florence Muszynski McGowan. She is preceded in death by her brother, Chris Morin.

Mrs. Glogowski w...

Betty Ann Long Rickmond
05/22/1948 - 04/01/2019
Visitation
Tuesday
April 02, 2019
6:30-8 PM
Service
Wednesday
April 03, 2019
2 PM
Betty Ann Long Rickmond, 70, of Roxboro, died Monday, April 1, 2019 at her home. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late James Long and Isabell Long. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Woody Ri...
Danny Ray Spivey
04/13/1952 - 03/31/2019
Danny Ray Spivey, 66, of 508 Red Mountain Rd., Rougemont, died Sunday, March 31, 2019. Born in Guilford County, Mr. Spivey was the son of the late Kenneth and Louise Kellis Spivey. Mr. Spivey retired from Liggett Myers and was of the Baptist faith. ...
Bruce Edward Wrenn
02/05/1958 - 03/28/2019
Visitation
Saturday
March 30, 2019
6:30-8PM
Service
Sunday
March 31, 2019
2PM
Bruce Edward Wrenn, 61, of Semora, died Thursday, March 28, 2019. Born in Person County, Mr. Wrenn was the son of the late Norfleet Edward and Dorothy Dickerson Wrenn. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Deborah Wrenn Vernon. Bruce was a ...