Audrey Kennedy Sr
September 15, 1925 - - September 04, 2017
Pollocksville - Audrey Willard Kennedy, Sr., of Pollocksville, passed away peacefully at home on Monday, September 4, 2017. He was born in Richlands to the late Stephen and Nannie Baysden Kennedy. He is preceded in death by his son, Delbert Lynn Kennedy; his brothers: James Alton Kennedy, Virgil Ray Kennedy, and baby James; his sisters: Byah Brock, Tiffany Harriett, Adell J ...
May 15, 1943 - - August 24, 2017
Karl Barry Kromer, beloved husband to Annette, was born in Detroit, MI, in 1943 to the late Mr. and Mrs. Karl W. Kromer (Betty Moore).
A graduate of Dondero High School and Wayne State University in MI, Karl served in the Air Force, intercepting N. Vietnamese radio messages in the Philippines.
Karl joined the Postal Inspection Service in 1971 working general crimes in Tenne ...
Frederick Latham Sr
February 06, 1924 - - August 16, 2017
Frederick Morey Latham, Sr., 93, of New Bern died Wednesday, August 16, 2017.
Born in February, 1924, he grew up in the Riverside area of New Bern (which, in the 20s and 30s was known as Little Russia).
He was a Marine who served in the Pacific theater in WWII. Fred joined the Marines in January, 1942, just before his 18th birthday. After the horrors of Pearl Harbor still vivi ...
Donald Brinson Sr
October 03, 1937 - - July 31, 2017
New Bern – Donald Carl Brinson, Sr., 79, died Monday, July 31, 2017 at CarolinaEast Medical Center.
Mr. Brinson served in the U.S. Army and the National Guard, retiring after 31 years as Sergeant Major. He retired from the Raleigh Police Department as detective after 30 years. He was a member of Riverdale United Methodist Church, and enjoyed hunting.
He is survived by his ...
Thomas "Tommy" Ragland
March 10, 1938 - - July 19, 2017
New Bern – Thomas Haines Ragland, 79, died Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at CarolinaEast Medical Center.
Mr. Ragland retired from Craven County Schools as an administrator. He served in the medical corps in the US Army, and was a member of Centenary United Methodist Church.
Mr. Ragland was preceded in death by his parents, Clayton E. and Lavonne Shamblin Ragland, and his son, ...
William "Jack" Seymour
June 06, 1936 - - July 09, 2017
William Jack Seymour, 81, passed away Sunday, July 9, 2017 at home after a hard fought battle with cancer, to be with his Lord and reunited with his wife JoAnn.
Jack carried many titles in life, a few were husband, father, soldier, and friend.After almost 22 years with the US Army Special Forces, two Purple Hearts, a Silver Star, and a Bronze Star, Jack retir ...
E. Carlton Melvin Jr
December 13, 1932 - - June 17, 2017
E. Carlton (Carl) Melvin, Jr., 84, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, June 17, 2017. The son of Addie Gladys Capps and Edice C. Melvin was born in the Ammon Community, Bladen County, NC. Carlton had a deep love of God and Country. With a childhood passion of flying, he had a successful career as a pilot in the Marine Corps and retired from the USMC Reserv ...
September 18, 1932 - - June 14, 2017
NEW BERN, NC
Mr. Kemp Carter Hill, 84, passed away at home Wednesday, June 14, 2017. A native of Gulfport, MS, Kemp was the last son of Beulah and Roger Wilson Hill, Sr. His brothers, Roger Wilson Hill, Jr. and Kemp's twin, Charles Franklin Hill preceded him in death. Kemp was a US Air Force veteran, and worked many years for EDS as a computer systems engineer in Dallas, TX an ...
Anatoly "Tony B." Boldyrew
January 06, 1946 - - May 26, 2017
Trent Woods, NC
Mr. Anatoly "Tony" Boldyrew, 71, passed away Friday, May 26, 2017 at his home with his wife by his side. Tony was proud of his Russian heritage, being the son of Katherine and Anatoly Boldyrew, and was a US Army veteran of Viet Nam. He was a longtime resident of New York, NY where he was a member of the NYSE, and the Alliance Motorcycle Club of Long Island, NY. ...
November 01, 1932 - - May 21, 2017
Samuel Ganaway, “Sam”, age 84, of New Bern, North Carolina, died on May, 21, 2017 at Brook Stone Living Center in Pollocksville, due to complications of Dementia. He served God as a missionary, pastor, Navy chaplain, counselor, community organizer, volunteer, and a devoted husband and father.
Sam, one of seven children, was born on All Saint’s Day, November 1, 1932 in E ...