James Leicester

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, February 16, 2010

James Aubrey Leicester, 88, of Sutton Road, Merry Hill, died Saturday, February 13, 2010 at his home.
Born in Bertie County, he was retired from the U.S. Navy and served during World War II.
Survivors include a sister, Bertha L. Barnacascel; and a brother, Melvin S. Leicester, both of Windsor.
A graveside funeral service was held on Monday, Feb. 15 at the Leicester Family Cemetery on Sutton Road with the Rev. J.N. Baggett officiating.
The family will be at the home of Barbara Bunch, 421 Sutton Road, Merry Hill.
Memorial gifts may be made to the Bertie County Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 74, Windsor, NC 27983.
Condolences can be left at www.walkerfh.net.
Walker Funeral Home, Windsor, handled the arrangements.