James Ervin Faulkner “Pete”
James Ervin “Pete” Faulkner, 84, a lifetime resident of Granville County passed away Friday, September 3, 2021.
He was the son of the late Benjamin Eugene Faulkner and Alice Inscoe. Pete was a member of Creedmoor Baptist Church. He retired from Murdoch Center, after thirty years of service. He was also a Navy veteran. He may be best remembered by driving his 1967 Mustang and wearing a white tee shirt.
Graveside Funeral services will be held Friday, September 10, 2021, at 11:00 AM at Carolina Memorial Gardens by Reverend Dan Hill. Visitation will follow the service at the cemetery. Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to Community Home Care and Hospice, 946 W. Andrews Ave., Henderson NC 27536.
Surviving are his children Teresa “Terry” Faulkner and Curtis Faulkner, both of Creedmoor, a granddaughter, Courtney Faulkner of Creedmoor, a grandson, Kurt Faulkner of Creedmoor, three sisters, Barbara Estes of Stem, Hope Richard and Julia Rigsbee (Henry) of Creedmoor, and a brother Frank Faulkner of Oxford.
He was preceded in death by two brothers Tommy and Butch Faulkner and a special “Aunt Bessie”.