Lawrence Wayne Melton Sr., age 87, of 7388 Dirgie Mine Road, Roxboro, North Carolina, died Thursday afternoon, Jan. 26, 2023, at Roxboro Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center.
Karen Stanford Shelton of South Boston, cherished wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister and friend, passed away peacefully in her home on Sunday, Jan. 22, 2023. She was 79.
Patricia Ann (Boone) Peters, daughter of Josiah Harold Boone and Mary Pearl (Johnson) Boone, was born Aug. 13, 1949, in Rocky Mount. Mom went home to be with Jesus on Sunday, Jan. 22, 2023, surrounded by her family in her home.
Karen Marcella Daniel, 57, daughter of Willie Murl Davis Daniel and the late William Keister Daniel Jr., born on Dec. 10, 1965, in South Boston, departed this life on Monday, Dec. 26, 2022, in Rockville, Maryland.
Mrs. Frances Richardson Cole of Cluster Springs passed away on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2023, at the age of 98, and was reunited with her loving husband of 79 years, Robert Cornelius Cole, who passed 18 days prior to Frances.
Wilma Tuck Newton, 91 of Ringgold died on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2023, after several years of declining health. She was born in Virgilina on Sept. 25, 1931, to Norman and Sarah Glascock Tuck.
On Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, our gracious Lord called into everlasting life our beloved the Rev. Jefferson Irby Goode. Affectionately known as “Jeff,” the Rev. Goode was born on Oct. 1, 1930, in Sutherlin to the late Reuben H. Goode Sr. and the late Viola Richardson Goode.
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