Durham Obituaries

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  • 11 hrs ago | via HeraldSun.com 

    City fields request to honor fallen bicyclist

    Former co-workers of a bicyclist who died after being injured in a collision with a pickup truck want city leaders to help honor him by letting them sponsor a bike rack in his memory. The request drew a promise to "work through the process" from an administrator in Durham's Transportation Department, Bicycle & Pedestrian Coordinator Dale McKeel.


  • Yesterday | via HeraldSun.com 

    Obituaries, October 30, 2014

    Goldie Lee Pulliam Brady DURHAM - Mrs. Goldie Lee Pulliam Brady, 84, a former resident of Durham, died on Tuesday, October 28, 2014. She had been living in Creedmoor with her daughter.


  • Wednesday | via Alabama Live 

    J. Richmond Pearson: Birmingham legal, political pio...

    The head seat at the Birmingham City Council conference room table remains empty on Tuesdays as people troll the third floor hall and flow in and out of the council chamber just around the corner. For City Hall regulars, the blue vinyl office chair remains "Judge Pearson's seat," where former legislator and Jefferson County judge J. Richmond Pearson held his own court each week.


  • Tuesday Oct 28 | via HeraldSun.com 

    Obituaries, October 29, 2014

    Rickey Vance Baker, 61, passed away on Monday, October 27, 2014 at Person Memorial Hospital. He was born in Durham County, son of the late Wilbur L. Baker and the late Mary Lou Harward Baker.


  • Sunday Oct 26 | via HeraldSun.com 

    Obituaries, October 27, 2014

    DURHAM Lizzie Stancil Spruell DURHAM - Mrs. Lizzie Stancil Spruell departed this life on October 23, 2014. Surviving relatives are five sons, Aaron B. Spruell , Toney C. Spruell , Harvey Hinton, Jr. , Anderson Hinton , Dennis Hinton; four grandchildren and one great grandchild.


  • Friday Oct 24 | via HeraldSun.com 

    Obituaries, October 25, 2014

    Irene Chambers Mooney, 87, died Thursday, October 23, 2014 at Hock Family Pavilion. She was born in Durham Co., daughter of the late Wilcie Chambers and the late Etta Whitt Chambers.


  • Tuesday Oct 21 | via The Kingstree News 

    Cynthia Hampton, Kingstree

    Cynthia 'Symethia' Ethel Hampton died Thursday, October 9, 2014, at the Whitney Manor Nursing Home of Hamden, Connecticut. Funeral services, conducted by the Rev.


  • Tuesday Oct 21 | via Independent Weekly 

    Durham Bicycle and Pedestrian Commission to discuss ...

    Every day, thousands of cars pass Seth Vidal's white ghost bike along Hillandale Road, a reminder of the well-known cyclist who died in a hit-and-run accident two years ago. Thousands more pass the ghost bike of Joshua Johnson, which marks the spot at University Drive and Durham-Chapel Hill Boulevard, where the 33-year-old died after being hit on his scooter in August 2013.


  • Sunday Oct 19 | via HeraldSun.com 

    Obituaries, October 20, 2014

    DURHAM Raymond Edward Patterson DURHAM - Raymond Edward Patterson of Durham, North Carolina, passed away on October 17, 2014. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at Union Baptist Church, 904 North Roxboro Street, Durham, NC.


  • Thursday Oct 16 | via Philly.com 

    Dorethea Mae Stanback Shuler, 83, hospital and nursi...

    Her marriage had ended and she had small children to care for. She was African-American, which in the 1960s was more of an obstacle than it is today, and she had no job skills.


  • Thursday Oct 16 | via HeraldSun.com 

    Obituaries, October 17, 2014

    Joey Fitzgerald Bradsher DURHAM - Funeral Service for Mr. Joey Fitzgerald Bradsher, 46, of Durham NC will be conducted on Saturday at 1:00 pm from the Bethel Tabernacle United Holy Church. The family will meet their friends 1 hr before the services.


  • Thursday Oct 16 | via Times Herald-Record 

    Alyson Marie Finn

    Alyson Marie Finn, age 23, passed way Tuesday, October 14, 2014. Alyson was more than a daughter, sister, aunt and friend to all.


  • Tuesday Oct 14 | via HeraldSun.com 

    Obituaries, October 15, 2014

    Samuel Dare Crabtree, 90, of Durham, passed away Saturday, October 11, 2014. Mr. Crabtree was a native and lifelong resident of Durham, the son of the late Albert Crabtree and Pearl Coley Crabtree.


  • Monday Oct 13 | via HeraldSun.com 

    Obituaries, Oct. 14

    Sandra Lee Johnson Brinley DURHAM - Mrs. Sandra Lee Johnson Brinley, 66 of Durham, died on Thursday, October 9, 2014. Mrs. Brinley was born in Asheboro to the late Jack Johnson and Dorothy Brown Deans.


  • Sunday Oct 12 | via Daily Dispatch 

    Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014

    Patricia Ann Peace Crews, 62, of 17 N. Duke St., Apt. 1, Durham, died Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014, at Duke Regional Hospital.


  • Saturday Oct 11 | via HeraldSun.com 

    Obituaries, October 12, 2014

    On October 11, 2014 Barbara passed this life peacefully at her home in the arms of her two daughters who cherish their memories and life with her. Barbara Jane Adcock was born on January 6, 1938 to Mary Elizabeth Malone Adcock and John Frederick Adcock in Durham, NC.


  • Friday Oct 10 | via HeraldSun.com 

    Obituaries, October 11, 2014

    Rannie Pendergrass Hilton passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 7, 2014. She was predeceased by her parents, Coye and Rannie Pendergrass, and her sister, Pamela Turner.


  • Thursday Oct 9 | via HeraldSun.com 

    Obituaries, October 10, 2014

    Quincy Pedew Sr. DURHAM - Quincy Pedew Sr., 33, departed his life on October 7, 2014. He leaves behind his dear wife Princess Pedew; three children Aaron, Alexis, and Quincy Jr; mother Theo Wilkerson; father James Pedew and brother Sean Streater.


  • Wednesday Oct 8 | via HeraldSun.com 

    Obituaries, October 9, 2014

    Quincy Pedew Sr. DURHAM - Quincy Pedew Sr., 33, departed his life on October 7, 2014. He leaves behind his dear wife Princess Pedew; three children Aaron, Alexis, and Quincy Jr; mother Theo Wilkerson; father James Pedew and brother Sean Streater.


  • Thursday Oct 2 | via HeraldSun.com 

    Obituaries, Oct. 3, 2014

    She leaves to rejoice in her love, her son, Elgin G. Oates; two grandsons, Mark Hinton and Jonathan Green; one sister, Eunice L. Leathers; one brother, David D. Lyons; two nephews, Bishop Thomas Leathers and Kevin Powell; one niece, Shanique Rogers; one aunt, Rosa Plummer Bass; two uncles, Artis Plummer, Sr. and Albert Burroughs; and a host of other relatives and friends. Family visitation will be held at Holloway Memorial Funeral Home on Saturday, October 4th at 11:30am and the Memorial Celebration of Life will follow at 12noon.