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Bryan-Lee Funeral Homes

Walter Hardy Mills, Jr.

3/28/1922 ~ 03/18/2018

Services will be held: 04/14/2018

Wright Hardy

Wright Lupton Hardy

3/19/1923 ~ 03/21/2018

Services will be held: 03/25/2018

Lois Strickland obit photo

Lois K. Strickland

11/11/1944 ~ 03/21/2018

Services will be held: 03/27/2018

Stacy Penny

Stacy B. Penny

08/01/1931 ~ 03/20/2018

Services will be held: 03/23/2018

W. Adams Obit Photo

Wilbert Wright “Gabe” Adams

10/12/1929 ~ 03/19/2018

Services will be held: 03/22/2018


Cecil R. Brown

03/13/1940 ~ 03/19/2018

Services will be held: 03/23/2018

William Jones

William “Billy” Jones

01/18/1937 ~ 03/17/2018

Services will be held: 03/22/2018

Bryan-Lee Funeral Homes

David Eugene Simpkins

12/18/1955 ~ 03/13/2018

Services will be held: 03/18/2018

Emma S. Wood

Emma Wood obit photo

03/14/1927 ~ 11/03/2017

ANGIER- Emma Stephenson Wood, 90, passed away on Friday at Universal Healthcare in Fuquay-Varina. Born in Wake County, Emma was the daughter of the late Zoe and Minnie Honeycutt Stephenson.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 1:00 PM in the Chapel of Bryan-Lee Funeral Home, Angier. A private entombment will follow later at Montlawn Memorial Park, Raleigh.

She is survived by her son, Joey Wood and wife, Kathy of Raleigh; grandchildren, Stephanie Mann of Spokane, WA, Kaitlyn Wood of Greensboro, Dylan Wood of Brevard; brother, Lynn Stephenson of Angier.

In addition to her parents, Emma was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph A. Wood and her daughter, Carolyn Faye Wood; brothers, Bela and Billy Stephenson.

The family will receive friends from 12:00-1:00 PM prior to the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Amedisys Hospice, 220 New Fidelity Court Garner, NC 27529 in Emma’s memory.





12:00-1:00 PM

Bryan-Lee Funeral Home
300 E. McIver St. Angier, NC 27501



1:00 PM

Bryan-Lee Funeral Home Chapel
300 E. McIver St. Angier, NC 27501

Private entombment to happen later at Montlawn Memorial Park, Raleigh.


  1. Everette Lupton

    My deepest sincere condolences…

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