Published 10:49 pm Monday, September 15, 2008
WINDSOR — Mr. Johnnie Bobby Cecil, 72, of 118 U.S. Highway 17 North, died Saturday at the Brian Center of Windsor.
A graveside funeral service will be held on Tuesday at Edgewood Cemetery at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Chuck Grey officiating.
Mr. Cecil was born in Bertie County on Feb. 2, 1936 to the late Johnnie and Chloe Harrison Cecil. He was a retired farmer with Powell &Stokes Farms.
Survivors include his wife, Ida Mae Williams Cecil of the home; one sister, Evelyn C. Farmer of Millennium.
The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. today at Walker Funeral Home and at other times at the home.
Memorial gifts may be made to the Bertie County Rescue Squad, PO Box 74, Windsor, NC 27983.
Condolences may be directed to www.walkerfh.net.
Walker Funeral Home is serving the Cecil family.