Franklin L. West Sr.
Franklin Lorenza West Sr., 82, of Wake, passed away Wednesday, December 25, 2013. The funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, January 4, at Grafton Baptist Church, Hartfield. The viewing will be from noon-2 p.m. Saturday at the church. Service of comfort by J.K. Redmond Funeral Home.
posted 12.31.2013Viola M.J.Y. Foster
Viola Mae Johnson Young Foster, affectionately known as Polly and Nana, peacefully departed her earthly vessel and life in the early hours of Sunday morning, December 29, 2013.
posted 12.31.2013Mary “Jodie” Riley
Mary “Jodie” Riley passed away at home on Sunday, December 22, 2013, succumbing to her long fight with cancer. She was born in September of 1949 in Cumberland, Maryland. She traveled extensively, and settled in Urbanna in 1996.
posted 12.31.2013Linda P. Soucek
Linda P. Soucek, 66, died Sunday, December 22, 2013 in her home in Franklin with her family by her side. She was born April 5, 1947 in Newport News to Ina Kaye Sawyer and William Edward Pitts.
posted 12.27.2013James Oran Johnson
James Oran Johnson, 88, of Deltaville, was called home to his Heavenly Father on Tuesday, December 24, 2013. He was born on March 13, 1925 in Deltaville. He was one of the founders and coached for many years in the Middlesex Boys Baseball League.
posted 12.27.2013Richard W. Sprouse Sr.
Richard Walter Sprouse Sr. passed away on Monday December 16, 2013 in Sun City Center, Florida. He was born in Gastonia, N.C., on November 16, 1925 and moved with his family to Chesterfield County as a young boy where he attended Manchester High School and later Smithdeal Massey Business College.