Thursday 21 Jun 2018


Edward Ross “Buddy” Worley

June 13, 56,

Edward Ross “Buddy” Worley, 56, passed away Tuesday. He was the son of Myrtle W. Worley and the late Lafayette E. Worley. Buddy was a delivery person for Downe’s Auto Parts. He loved his family, going fishing, and working on cars.
A Memorial Service to celebrate Buddy’s life will be held on Saturday evening at 7:00 p.m. in the Shumate-Faulk memorial chapel with Rev. Jeff Dail officiating. The family will visit with friends after the service.

In addition to his mother, Buddy is survived by sons; Jeremy Ross Worley of Pikeville, Edward Seth Worley of Dudley, and Jacob Wayne Worley of Four Oaks; daughters, Jodie Carol Smeal and husband, Christopher of Dudley and Amanda Kaye Worley of Dudley; sisters, Carol Teasley and husband, Roger of Garner, Janet Green and husband, Jerry of Greensboro, and Ann Sykes and husband Ken of Greensboro; and seven grandchildren.

Flowers are welcome or memorial contributions may be directed to Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home, P.O. Box 167, Goldsboro, NC 27533.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home is serving the Worley family and online condolences may be directed to

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