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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

Naomi Oakley Elliott

Naomi Elliott

3/21/1937 ~ 01/06/2018

Naomi Oakley Elliott, 80, died Saturday.

She was a native of Granville County and was preceded in death by her husband, Garland Randolph Elliott in 1995.

Funeral services will be held 5:00 pm Wednesday at Bryan-Lee Funeral Home, Garner.  Interment will be held 1:00 pm Thursday at Elmwood Cemetery, Oxford.

Surviving are her daughter, Lisa Elliott Harker and husband, Teddy of Garner; sons, Timothy J. Elliott and wife Shirlene of Clayton and Sam Elliott and wife Marcia of Durham; grandchildren, Justin Harker, Joshua Harker, Jessica Harker; Kathleen Winslow and husband Ben, Cameron Elliott, Samantha Elliott, Spencer Elliott, Sarah Elliott; great-grandchild, Alice Oakley Winslow.

The family will receive friends from 3:30 – 5:00 pm Wednesday at the funeral home.



3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Bryan-Lee Funeral Home
1200 Benson Road Garner, NC



5:00 pm

Bryan-Lee Funeral Home Chapel
1200 Benson Road Garner, NC


  1. Peggy & Hubert Westbrook

    Mrs. Naomi we sure will miss seeing you our Wal_Mart Twins at Hardee’s that we looked forward to seeing if yall were there. Maybe we will see you again soon up in Heaven! The Westbrook’s

  2. Anthony Bradley

    Even though we did not get to spend a lot of time with her. We will miss her greatly. Such a sweet and kind lady. We will see you again. God bless you and your Family.

  3. Sharon Stephenson

    Mrs. Elliott you were the best neighbor anyone could ask for and I already miss you so much. I still keep an eye out over there for you. Come looking for me when it’s my time to go because we’ll have some catching up to do. Love you

  4. Ruby Mae Hill

    Ruby Mae Elliott Hill wanted to convey her deepest sympathy to the family. She was so sorry she could not be at the service. She has not felt well. She wanted the family to know she loves you and has been thinking of you this week.

  5. Jackie Logan

    Sam and Family, I send love and comfort your way after your mom’s death. Praying that she is in a wonderful place now.

    Jackie Logan( Ogburn)

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