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Bradley Rufus Carroll

BradleyCarrollBradley Rufus Carroll, 56 of Rocky Mount, VA passed away on Wednesday, October 25, 2017. He is preceded in death by his father, Malcolm Carroll and stepfather, Wayne Jacobs. Brad is survived by his children, Bradley Carroll, Toni Carroll (James), and Brandon Carroll (Jasmine); one grandson, Jaylen Napier; mother, Delores Jacobs; two brothers, Christopher Carroll (Jean), and Scott Carroll (Eratta); one sister, Robin Smyth; along with two nieces and
five nephews; special family and friends, David and Donna Dotson, and Teresa Klekotka. His family will receive friends 6–8 p.m. Friday, October 27, at Flora Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount, and other times at 111 Wrays Chapel Road. A graveside service will be held in Sanford, North Carolina on Sunday, October 29, 2017. Memorial contributions may be made to the ALS Foundation. Arrangements by Flora Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount.

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Kenneth Wayne Powell

Kenneth Wayne Powell, 67 of Rocky Mount passed away on Thursday, October 26, 2017. Funeral Services will be private. Arrangements by Flora
Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount.

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Morris G. Stephenson

Morris G. Stephenson, age 81 of Ferrum died Thursday, October 19, 2017. A memorial service will be held in his honor Sunday, October 29, 2017 from 1-3 p.m. at The Harvester. Arrangements by Flora Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount.

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Okey Wayne Bowman

Okey Wayne Bowman, 79, of Callaway, passed away Friday, October 20, 2017 in his home. He was born November 7, 1937. He is survived by his wife, Virginia (Mohler) Bowman, sons, Dwight and Vanessa of Callaway, Clayton and Marla, of Westphalia, KS, Clifford and Debra, of Callaway and Marcus of Callaway, eleven grandchildren, nineteen great-grandchildren, brothers, Elwood and Catherine, Eldon and Brenda, Galen and Vickie, sister, Wylenia and Wayne Layman, brother-in- law, Randolph and Arlene Brunk, sister-in- law, Lois Jean Mohler, brother-in- law, J.D. and Gay Mohler and many nephews and nieces. Okey was preceded in death by a son, Delbert Bowman, his parents, Ezra and Annie (Montgomery) Bowman, sister, Rebecca Brunk and one great-granddaughter, Sierra Heck. Funeral services will be conducted at Mountain View Old German Baptist Brethren Church, 10:00 a.m. Monday, October 23, 2017 with the Home Brethren officiating. His family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Saturday, 2-5 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday and viewing prior to the service on Monday, all at the church. Interment will follow in Franklin Clearview Cemetery. Arrangements by Flora Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount.

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Ozell Young Ayers

OzellAyersOzell Young Ayers, age 70 of Ferrum passed away Tuesday, October 10, 2017. She was a lifelong resident of Ferrum and member of Twin Oaks
Baptist Church. She served as the Resident’s Representative at Rocky Mount Rehab Center where she resided in recent years. She was a foster mother to 14 children and she also cared for her twin sister, Izell Young Maxey for 11 years. She enjoyed gardening and homemaking. She always put others before herself and loved her children and grandchildren. Ms. Ayers was preceded in death by her parents, Reba Booth Young and Roy Young; twin sister, Izell Maxey; brother, Frank Young; sisters, Gladys Whitlow and Mary Young; nephew, Bobby Young. Surviving are her son, Kenny Ayers (Tracy); daughter, Wanda Ayers Manning (Dwayne); grandchildren, Brittany Smith, Lance Ayers, Brooklyn Smith, Lilly Ayers, Casslyn Manning, Dusty Manning; nieces, Temple Turner Guler, Reba Hancock, Donna Young; nephew, Jason Whitlow. Funeral services will be conducted from Flora Funeral Chapel 11 a.m. Friday. Interment will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery. Her family will receive friends 6-8 p.m.
Thursday at Flora Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount.