Brooks & White
P.O. Box 1135
907 Durham Road
Roxboro, NC, 27573
(336) 599-3171
Funeral Home
"Your Way Is Our Way!"
Obituaries
Mildred McCulloch Grinstead
11/12/1928 - 09/12/2017
Service
Saturday
September 16, 2017
11 AM
Mildred McCulloch Grinstead, 88, of 4000 Lebanon Road, Efland, died Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at her home. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Isaac McCulloch and Ada Irene Parker McCulloch. In addition to her parents, she is pr...
Mozelle Brown Cagle
04/05/1924 - 09/12/2017
Service
Sunday
September 17, 2017
2 PM
Mozelle Brown Cagle, 93, of Rougemont, passed away on Tuesday, September 12th at her home. She was the daughter of the late Robert Lester Brown and Annie Hassell Cole Brown. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by seven siblings, E...
Mary Alice Thomas Slaughter
05/31/1938 - 09/11/2017
Visitation
Wednesday
September 13, 2017
3:00-4:00 PM
Service
Wednesday
September 13, 2017
4:00 PM
Mary Alice Slaughter, 79, of Roxboro, died Monday, September 11, 2017. Born in Person County, Mrs. Slaughter was the daughter of the late Joe and Minnie Webster, wife of the late Bobby Slaughter and mother of the late Timothy Blake Slaughter. Mrs. ...
June Hughes Lunsford
12/12/1962 - 09/09/2017
Visitation
Monday
September 11, 2017
1:00 PM
Service
Monday
September 11, 2017
2:00 PM
June Hughes Lunsford age 54 of 1425 Blalock Dairy Road died Saturday morning, September 9, 2017 at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill. She was the daughter of the late Dr. Charles Willson Hughes. June was a longtime employee of Community Pharmacy of Roxbor...
Audrey Marguerite Wright Blanks
03/31/1929 - 09/09/2017
Visitation
Saturday
September 23, 2017
12-1 PM
Service
Saturday
September 23, 2017
1 PM
Audrey Marguerite Wright Blanks, 88, of Roxboro died Saturday, September 9, 2017. She was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to the late Charles Arthur Wright, Sr. and Ethel Amelia Lins Wright. Mrs. Blanks was retired after working at several insur...
Frankie Huff Davis
01/05/1929 - 09/08/2017
Visitation
Sunday
September 10, 2017
6:30-8 PM
Service
Monday
September 11, 2017
11 AM
Frankie Huff Davis, 88, of 410 Reuben Allen Road, Roxboro, died September 8, 2017. She was born in Durham County to the late Otha Simpson Huff and Frankie Mangum Huff. Her mother died during her infancy and she was reared, along with her cousin, Hugh...
Katherine Selma Gelling Coleman
10/26/1926 - 09/08/2017
Service
Saturday
September 30, 2017
1:00 PM
Katherine Selma Gelling Coleman, 90, of Greensboro died Friday, September 8, 2017. She was born in Monroe County, MS to the late John Carl Gelling and Moree Lewis Gelling. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, Walte...
Charles "Charlie" Winstead Daniel
04/30/1927 - 09/06/2017
Visitation
Saturday
September 09, 2017
1:00-2:00 PM
Service
Saturday
September 09, 2017
2:00 PM
Charles "Charlie" Winstead Daniel, 90, of Roxboro died Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at his home. He was born in Person County to the late Maurice Jackson Daniel, Sr. and Loraine Winstead Daniel. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death ...
Judson Clint Regan
02/03/1999 - 09/06/2017
Visitation
Saturday
September 09, 2017
10-11AM
Service
Saturday
September 09, 2017
11AM
Judson Clint Regan, 18, of 6226 Virgilina Rd., Roxboro, died Wednesday, September 6, 2017. Born in Durham County, Mr. Regan was the son of Barry Scott and Angela Gail Dunman Regan, who survive, of Roxboro. He graduated from Person High School in 20...
Roy Maynard Kendrick
02/06/1949 - 09/04/2017
Visitation
Thursday
September 07, 2017
6:00-7:30 PM
Service
Friday
September 08, 2017
11:00 AM
Roy Maynard Kendrick, 68 of 4444 Gordonton Road, Hurdle Mills, NC died Monday, September 4, 2017 at home. He was a native of Person County, born on February 6, 1949 to the late Wilbur Kendrick and Bessie Bowes Black. In addition to his parents he w...
James Curtis Potter
08/23/1944 - 09/02/2017
Visitation
Sunday
September 03, 2017
5-6:30 PM
Service
Monday
September 04, 2017
11 AM
James Curtis Potter, 73, of 9108 Ridgeville Road, Leasburg, died Saturday, September 2, 2017 at his home. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Lee and Maude Potter. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Gloria ...
Gerald Ray Fox
03/14/1959 - 08/31/2017
Visitation
Saturday
September 02, 2017
10-11AM
Service
Saturday
September 02, 2017
11AM
Gerald Ray Fox, 58, of 3111 Old Allensville Rd., Roxboro, died Thursday, August 31, 2017. Born in Person County Mr. Fox was the son of Gene "G.T." Fox, of Roxboro and the late Eleanor Ann Brann Fox. Mr. Fox was a Sergeant in the US Air Force and l...
Shirley Hawkins Long
06/04/1937 - 08/28/2017
Visitation
Wednesday
August 30, 2017
6:30-8 PM
Service
Thursday
August 31, 2017
11 AM
Shirley Hawkins Long, 80, of 115 Wade Smith Road, Roxboro, died Monday, August 28, 2017. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Jimmy Henderson Hawkins and Estelle Lloyd Hawkins. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by...
Phyllis Carol Franklin Garrett
01/16/1942 - 08/23/2017
Visitation
Friday
August 25, 2017
10:00-11:00 AM
Service
Friday
August 25, 2017
11:00 AM
Phyllis Carol Franklin Garrett, 75, of 1782 Cates Mill Road, Roxboro, died Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at Person Memorial Hospital. Born in Franklin County, she was the daughter of the late Bennie Franklin and Gladys Woody Franklin. In addition to her...
Joseph Rainey Norris
08/29/1914 - 08/22/2017
Visitation
Friday
August 25, 2017
2-3 PM
Service
Friday
August 25, 2017
3 PM
Joseph Rainey Norris, 102, of 384 Walnut Grove Church Road, Hurdle Mills, died Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at his home. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Charlie Norris and Artelia Brown Norris. In addition to his parents, he is preceded...
Virginia Doris Tilley Jacobs
02/15/1935 - 08/20/2017
Service
Tuesday
August 22, 2017
2:00 PM
Virginia Tilley Jacobs, 82, died Sunday, August 20, 2017.

Surviving are one brother, Larry Tilley, of Roxboro; and two sisters, Reda Weaver, of Timberlake and Christine T. Acker, of Pinehurst.

Graveside services will be held 2:00 PM, Tu...

Logan Kendall Tilley
08/03/1989 - 08/20/2017
Visitation
Saturday
August 26, 2017
1-2 PM
Service
Saturday
August 26, 2017
2PM
Logan Kendall Tilley, 28, of 5294 Oxford Rd., Timberlake, died Sunday, August 20, 2017. Born in Orange County, Mr. Tilley was the son of Chip and Brenda Tilley , of Eagle Springs and Chris and Cynthia Dorthy, of Timberlake. Mr. Tilley was a heavy e...
Mary Day Gillis
01/04/1928 - 08/19/2017
Visitation
Monday
August 21, 2017
6:30-8 PM
Service
Tuesday
August 22, 2017
11 AM
Mary Day Gillis, 89, of 136 Dorsey Day Road, Roxboro, died Saturday, August 19, 2017. She was born January 4, 1928 in Person County to the late Dorsey Henderson Day and Annie Loyd Davis Day. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her ...
Eleanor Caroline Wilson Robison
07/07/1928 - 08/16/2017
Visitation
Wednesday
August 23, 2017
6-7:30PM
Service
Thursday
August 24, 2017
11AM
Eleanor Caroline Wilson Robison, 89, of 3997 Solomon Lea Rd., Leasburg, died Wednesday, August 16, 2017. Born in Mifflin Co., PA, Mrs. Robison was the daughter of the late James P. and Mary Martha Lepley Wilson and wife of the late Bruce Anderson Ro...
Margaret Ann Bray Lunsford
06/02/1938 - 08/15/2017
Visitation
Thursday
August 17, 2017
6:30-8 PM
Service
Friday
August 18, 2017
11 AM
Margaret Ann Bray Lunsford, 79, of 411 Lonnie Gentry Road, Roxboro, died Tuesday, August 15, 2017. Born in Granville County, she was the daughter of the late Lonnie Bray and Pearl Englebright Bray. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death...
Wilson Lindy Puryear
05/13/1944 - 08/15/2017
Visitation
Wednesday
August 16, 2017
6:30-8 PM
Service
Thursday
August 17, 2017
2 PM
Wilson Lindy Puryear, 73, of 12469 Virgilina Road, Roxboro, died Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at his home. Born in Halifax County, VA, he was the son of the late Wilson Peyton Puryear and Mary Elizabeth Wilborn Puryear. In addition to his parents he is p...
Ann Evington Long Hawkins
09/10/1934 - 08/14/2017
Visitation
Friday
August 18, 2017
12:30-1:45 PM
Service
Friday
August 18, 2017
2:00 PM
Ann Evington Long Hawkins, 82, of 12057 Hurdle Mills Road, Hurdle Mills, died Monday, August 14, 2017. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Dewitt Lacy Long and Marie Brooks Long. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death...
Annie Bernice Clayton Ashby
08/27/1924 - 08/12/2017
Visitation
Wednesday
August 16, 2017
2:00-3:00 PM
Service
Wednesday
August 16, 2017
3:00 PM
Annie Bernice Clayton Ashby, 92, died Saturday, August 12, 2017. She was born in Person County to the late John William Clayton and Annie Oakley Clayton. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin Ashby; two sons, ...
Oakey William Carver
02/02/1933 - 08/11/2017
Visitation
Tuesday
August 15, 2017
After service
Service
Tuesday
August 15, 2017
1:00 PM
Oakey William Carver, 84, died Friday, August 11, 2017. He was born in Person County to the late Arthur and Eula Fitts Carver. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one daughter, Sandra Carver; six brothers, Clifton, Carlton, Arth...
Reverend Alan Bryce Bottoms II
09/19/1969 - 08/10/2017
Visitation
Sunday
August 13, 2017
4:00-6:00 PM
Service
Sunday
August 13, 2017
6:00 PM
Reverend Alan Bryce Bottoms, II, 47, of 718 Semora Road died Thursday, August 10, 2017 at his home. He was born in Wayne County to Rev. Alan Bottoms, Sr. and Olivia Pridgen Bottoms, both surviving. Mr. Bottoms graduated from Southeastern Seminary a...
Gary Lee Carroll
08/30/1965 - 08/09/2017
Visitation
Saturday
August 12, 2017
10-11AM
Service
Saturday
August 12, 2017
11AM
Gary Lee Carroll, 51, of 1800 Robert Whitfield Rd., Hurdle Mills, died Wednesday, August 9, 2017. Born in Person County, Mr. Carroll was the son of the late Irvin and Stella Martin Carroll. Mr. Carroll was a well versed automobile glass technician ...
Patricia Anne Hodges Jefferson
03/09/1955 - 08/08/2017
Visitation
Saturday
August 12, 2017
1-2 PM
Service
Saturday
August 12, 2017
2 PM
Patricia Anne Hodges Jefferson, of 142 Water Front Lane, Timberlake, died Tuesday, August 8, 2017. Born in Pittsylvania County, VA, she was the daughter of the late William Murray Hodges and Rubye Wiles Hodges. Mrs. Jefferson was an IT analyst with C...
Retired Superior Court Judge James Monroe Long
02/16/1937 - 08/05/2017
Visitation
Wednesday
August 09, 2017
5-7 PM
Service
Thursday
August 10, 2017
11 AM
Retired Superior Court Judge James Monroe Long, 80, of Caswell County, North Carolina, died Saturday, August 5, 2017 at Alamance Caswell Hospice Home of Burlington. The cause of his death was Congestive Heart Failure following a long battle with l...
Lawrence Eugene Long
08/09/1947 - 08/02/2017
Lawrence Eugene Long, 69, of 130 Forrestwood Drive died Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at his home. He was born in Person County to the late Robert Daniel Long and Pearl Tuck Long. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Ot...
Roy Hedgepeth Oliver
10/17/1948 - 07/31/2017
Roy Hedgepeth Oliver, 68, of 1540 Pine Ridge Dr., Roxboro, died Monday, July 31, 2017. Born in Person County, Mr. Oliver was the son of the late Ivy Banks and Ellen Bowes Oliver. Mr. Oliver was preceded in death by his wives, Hilda Chambers Oliver ...
Leman Ferris Wilson
05/23/1925 - 07/27/2017
Visitation
Saturday
July 29, 2017
After service
Service
Saturday
July 29, 2017
2:00 PM
Leman Ferris Wilson, 92, passed away on Thursday, July 27, 2017 at Person Memorial Hospital. He was born on May 23, 1925 in Stovall, NC to the late Joshua Ferris Wilson and Grace Eudailey Wilson. He was preceded in death by a sister Priscilla W. Pars...
Cindy Beth Diviney Bules
06/27/1959 - 07/26/2017
Visitation
Friday
July 28, 2017
6:00-7:30 PM
Service
Saturday
July 29, 2017
2:00 PM
Cindy Beth Diviney Bules, 58 of Roxboro died Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at her home. She was born in Solano County, CA to the late Gerald Hooper and Barbara Jean Lank Hooper, who survives. Mrs. Bules was a member of the Sportscar Club of America and ...