Saturday 19 Aug 2017


Willie Myrtle Bell “Bill” Kornegay

June 17, 96,

Willie Myrtle Bell “Bill” Kornegay, age 96, died Saturday afternoon at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Born in Duplin County, she was the daughter of the late Matthew and Carrie Bell and wife of the late Jack Moore Kornegay, Sr. She was also preceded in death by a son, Terry Matthew Kornegay and a granddaughter, Karen Danette Kornegay.
She was a longtime member of Dudley Christian Church and a former member of the Dudley Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary and the Dudley Community Crime Watch.

A graveside service will be held Tuesday at 11:00 am at Wayne Memorial Park with Rev. Blane Smith officiating. Family members will greet friends Monday evening from 7:00 until 9:00 pm at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and at other times at the residence of her son.

Mrs. Kornegay is survived by her son, Jack M. Kornegay, Jr.; grandchildren, Kim Kornegay Brock and husband, Nickie and Kevin Jack Kornegay and wife, Misty; and a great granddaughter, Courtney Faith Brock

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

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