Places

  • Wake Forest is also known as: Wake County / Wake Forest town.

  • Their current mayor is Mayor Vivian Jones, who took office November 3rd, 2016.

  • Zip codes in the city: 27587, 27588.

  • Wake County funeral flowers can be purchased from one of the local funeral shops we partner with.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Ray Billingsley (cartoonist), and Ty Howle (american football player).

  • Wake Forest is home to the following sports teams: Wake Forest Demon Deacons women's golf.

Wake Forest is a town in Franklin and Wake counties in the U.S. state of North Carolina; located almost entirely in Wake County, it lies just north of the state capital, Raleigh. The population was 30,117 at the 2010 census, up from 12,588 at the 2000 census. The U.S. Census Bureau estimates the city's population to be 34,752 as of July 1, 2013. In 2007, the town was listed by Forbes magazine as the 20th fastest growing suburb in America, with a 73.2 percent increase in population between 2000 and 2006. Wake Forest was the original home of Wake Forest University for 122 years before it moved to Winston-Salem in 1956.The US Office of Management and Budget also includes Wake Forest as a part of the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill Combined Statistical Area, which has a population of 1,998,808 as of U.S. Census 2012 Population Estimates. Effective June 6, 2003 the Office of Management and Budget redefined the Federal Statistical Areas and dismantled what had been for decades the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, MSA and split them into two separate MSAs even though the region still functions as a single metropolitan area.

History

The official website for the city of Wake Forest is http://www.wakeforestnc.gov/.

There are currently 12 funeral home listings for the city of Wake Forest, North Carolina.

Wake Forest Obituaries

It was disclosed on April 28th, 2016 that Oscar Harris III Ford passed away in Wake Forest, North Carolina.  Ford was 47 years old and was born in Gulfport, MS.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Oscar Harris III's life.

It was written on March 20th, 2015 that Judith Geyer (Wilke) passed away in Wake Forest, North Carolina.  Ms. Geyer was 77 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Judith's life.

It was reported by Martinsville Bulletin on December 20th, 2013 that Dorothy Frances Moore (Lovell) perished in Martinsville, Virginia.  Ms. Moore was 77 years old and was born in Wake Forest, NC.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Dorothy Frances's life.

It was noted on October 28th, 2013 that Mary Levinski perished in Wake Forest, North Carolina.  Levinski was 101 years old and was born in Adena, OH.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Mary's life.

It was revealed on September 27th, 2013 that Virginia Lee "Ginny" Kaess (Turner) perished in Wake Forest, North Carolina.  Ms. Kaess was 79 years old and was born in Sophia, WV.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Virginia Lee "Ginny"'s life.

It was reported on February 20th, 2013 that Calvin Thomas passed on in Wake Forest, North Carolina.  Thomas was 82 years old and was born in Lubbock, TX.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Calvin's life.

It was written on September 14th, 2012 that Margaret Helen Miller (Barham) passed on in Wake Forest, North Carolina.  Ms. Miller was 86 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Margaret Helen's life.

It was noted on August 9th, 2012 that Evelyn R Vandemergel (George) passed away in Wake Forest, North Carolina.  Ms. Vandemergel was 83 years old and was born in Cresson, PA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Evelyn R's life.

It was revealed on July 18th, 2012 that Kenneth S Sr Lawrence passed away in Wake Forest, North Carolina.  Lawrence was 67 years old and was born in Henrico Co, VA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Kenneth S Sr's life.

It was disclosed by Providence Journal on March 8th, 2012 that Harvey Sr "Blackstone" Jones perished in Providence, Rhode Island.  Jones was 76 years old and was born in Wake Forest, NC.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Harvey Sr "Blackstone"'s life.

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Funeral Homes in Wake Forest

Pine Forest Memorial Gardens

We are members of ICCFA - International Cemetery, Cremation and Funeral Association. Belonging to ICCFA gives our families peace of mind, providing dollar for dollar credit transfers if you relocate from the area.
We are fully licensed by the...

Lancaster's Franklinton Chapel

Lancaster's Franklinton Chapel (formerly Hall-Wynne Franklinton Chapel) is part of Lancaster Funeral and Cremation Services. We are Franklin County's most trusted funeral provider since 1935. We provide personalized funeral service with a focus...

Poole L Harold Funeral Service & Crematory

Our personal service begins in comfortable surroundings. We have taken special care to provide a facility of comfort and convenience.
We built the funeral home with the needs of our community in mind, from a large chapel and foyer...

Massey Funeral Home

Family-owned funeral homes, like Massey Funeral Home, are locally owned and operated, independent funeral homes. Many families have been in funeral service for generations. They have a personal relationship with the community and are actively...

Brown-Wynne Funeral Homes

Brown-Wynne Funeral Home is nestled in the heart of Raleigh at 300 St. Mary’s Street. The location was recently remolded and now offers the Wynne Center, the largest celebration of life facility in the Raleigh area. The Wynne Center is equipped...

Chappells Funeral Home

We opened our doors in Garner, NC in August of 1994, offering affordable, quality funeral service care.Garner is a loving community, but it is more than just a community. We feel the residents of Garner are like a close family; not just...

Clements Funeral Svc Incorporated

Clements Funeral Service has been a family owned and operated full service funeral home for more than 50 years. Our service includes everything from cremation to earth burial to transferring remains all over the world. Our professionally trained...

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Bright Funeral Home
405 S Main St
Wake Forest, NC 27588
Bright Memorials
126 E Elm Ave
Wake Forest, NC 27588
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Feggins Funeral Service
430 N White St
Wake Forest, NC 27588
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Pine Forest Memorial Gardens
770 Stadium Drive
Wake Forest, NC 27587
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Steve's T's & Uniforms Incorporated
430 S White St
Wake Forest, NC 27588

Nearby Funeral Homes for Wake Forest

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Affordable Cremation Society
944 Old Knight Rd
Knightdale, NC 27545
Albright Funeral Home Incorporated
500 S Salem St
Apex, NC 27502
Allen's Home of Funerals
512 Granville St
Oxford, NC 27565
Allens Home of Funerals
512 Granville St
Oxford, NC 27565
Alston & Anderson Funeral Service
904 S Main St
Louisburg, NC 27549
American Cremation Service
1204 Person St
Durham, NC 27703
American Cremation Service
450 S Driver St
Durham, NC 27722
Apex Funeral Home
550 W Williams St
Apex, NC 27502
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Barnes' Funeral Home
325 Camel St
Clayton, NC 27527
Beechwood Cemetery
3300 Fayetteville St
Durham, NC 27707
Betts & Son Funeral Home Incorporated
512 Lewis St
Oxford, NC 27565
Brown-Wynne Funeral Homes
300 Saint Marys St
Raleigh, NC 27605
Brown-Wynne Funeral Homes
1701 E Millbrook Rd
Raleigh, NC 27658
Brown-Wynne Funeral Homes
200 Se Maynard Rd
Cary, NC 27511
Brown-Wynne Funeral Homes and Crematory
300 St. Mary's Street
Raleigh, NC 27605
Bryan Lee Funeral Home
831 Wake Forest Rd
Raleigh, NC 27640
Bryan-Lee Funeral Home
1200 Benson Rd
Garner, NC 27529
Bryan-Lee Funeral Home
831 Wake Forest Rd
Raleigh, NC 27640
Burthey Funeral Service
1510 Fayetteville St
Durham, NC 27722
Burthey Funeral Service
1510 Fayetteville St
Durham, NC 27722
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Capital Funeral Home
2205 E Millbrook Rd # 101
Raleigh, NC 27658
Carlton Gray Funeral & Cremation Services
2810 Kidd Rd
Raleigh, NC 27620
Carolina Biblical Gardens
1530 Creech Rd
Garner, NC 27610
Carolina Memorial Gardens Incorporated
102 Moss Rd
Creedmoor, NC 27564
Chapel Hill Cemeteries Mntnc
Corner Of Country Club & South Rds
Chapel Hill, NC 27515
Chappells Funeral Home
555 Creech Rd
Garner, NC 27529
Clements Funeral Svc Incorporated
1105 Broad St
Durham, NC 27710
Cremation Society Of-Carolinas
2205 E Millbrook Rd # 101
Raleigh, NC 27616
Cutchins Funeral Home Incorporated
7 W Green St
Franklinton, NC 27525
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Durham Creamation Service
1125 E Geer St
Durham, NC 27701
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Eakes Funeral Home Incorporated
106 Clement Ave
Oxford, NC 27565
Eakes Funeral Home Incorporated
834 N Main St
Creedmoor, NC 27564
Ec Terry's Funeral Service
255 E Andrews Ave
Henderson, NC 27536
Ellis D Jones & Sons Funeral
419 Dowd St
Durham, NC 27701
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Fisher Funeral Parlor Incorporated
3137 Fayetteville St
Durham, NC 27707
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Garnes Funeral Service Incorporated
806 E Andrews Ave
Henderson, NC 27536
Garnes and Toney Funeral Home
806 East Andrews Ave
Henderson, NC 27536
Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Incorporated
503 College St
Oxford, NC 27565
Glennview Memorial Park
2515 Apex Hwy # B
Durham, NC 27722
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Hall Wynne Funeral Service
1113 W Main St
Durham, NC 27701
Hanes Funeral Service
460 S Driver St
Durham, NC 27722
Harris Funeral Home
122 W Barbee St
Zebulon, NC 27597
Haywoods Funeral Home Incorporated
2415 S Wilmington St
Raleigh, NC 27603
Historic Oakwood Cemetery
701 Oakwood Ave
Raleigh, NC 27697
Holloway's Funeral Home
2502 Nc Hwy 55
Durham, NC 27707
Hood Funeral Home
230 E Front St
Clayton, NC 27520
Howerton-Bryan Funeral Home
1005 W Main St
Durham, NC 27701
Hudson Funeral Home & Cremation Services
211 S. Miami Blvd.
Durham, NC 27703
Hudson Funeral Home & Crmtn
211 S Miami Blvd
Durham, NC 27703
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Jm White Funeral Service
60 Zeb Robinson Rd
Henderson, NC 27537
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Lancaster Funeral Home
804 N Bickett Blvd
Louisburg, NC 27549
Lancaster Memorial Park Funerals
804 N Bickett Blvd
Louisburg, NC 27549
Lancaster's Franklinton Chapel
504 E Mason St
Franklinton, NC 27525
Lea & Pope Funeral Home
148 Luther Rd
Raleigh, NC 27620
Lea Funeral Home
2500 Poole Rd
Raleigh, NC 27620
Lightner Funeral & Cremation
312 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Raleigh, NC 27676
Lori Chappell Funeral Home of Henderson
506 S. Chestnut Street
Henderson, NC 27536
Lori's Funeral Home:LCFH
308 Sherwee Drive
Raleigh, NC 27603
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MT Hope Cemetery
120 Prospect Ave
Raleigh, NC 27698
Mainstream Community Funeral Home
1500 Garner Rd
Raleigh, NC 27676
Maplewood Cemetery
1621 Duke University Rd
Durham, NC 27706
Markham Memorial Gardens
4826 Trenton Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27717
Mary Davis-Royster Funeral Service
926 S Garnett St
Henderson, NC 27537
Massey Funeral Home
913 N Arendell Ave
Zebulon, NC 27597
Meadowview Memorial Park
3520 Country Ln
Oxford, NC 27565
Mitchell Funeral Homes and Crematory
600 Saint Marys St
Raleigh, NC 27605
Mitchell Funeral Homes and Crematory
7209 Glenwood Ave
Raleigh, NC 27612
Montlawn Memorial Park
2911 S Wilmington St
Raleigh, NC 27603
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NC Cemetery Commission
1001 Navaho Dr Ste 100
Raleigh, NC 27609
National Cremation Service
716 W North St
Raleigh, NC 27603
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Oak Grove Memorial Gardens
3712 Cheek Rd
Durham, NC 27704
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Poole L Harold Funeral Service & Crematory
944 Old Knight Rd
Knightdale, NC 27545
Prince Funeral Home
301 Bass Lake Rd
Holly Springs, NC 27540
Professional Mortuary
612 Trent Dr
Durham, NC 27710
Purcell Funeral Home
2620 Crofton Springs Dr
Raleigh, NC 27661
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Quality Mortuary & Cremation
448 S Driver St
Durham, NC 27722
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Raleigh Memorial Park
7501 Glenwood Ave
Raleigh, NC 27612
Raleigh National Cemetery
501 Rock Quarry Rd
Raleigh, NC 27697
Renaissance Funeral Home Incorporated
7615 Six Forks Rd
Raleigh, NC 27615
Restlawn Memorial Gardens
7600 Acc Blvd
Raleigh, NC 27675
Richardson Funeral Home
607 S Main St
Louisburg, NC 27549
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Scarborough & Hargett Memorial
306 S Roxboro St
Durham, NC 27701
Seagraves Funeral Home
1515 New Bern Ave
Raleigh, NC 27697
Spring Hope Funeral Home
7881 Webbs Mill Rd
Spring Hope, NC 27882
Strickland Funeral Home
211 W 3rd St
Wendell, NC 27591
Strickland Funeral Home-White
103 W Franklin St
Louisburg, NC 27549
Sunset Gardens Incorporated
3174 Us 158 Byp
Henderson, NC 27507
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Terrys EC Funeral Service
255 E Andrews Ave
Henderson, NC 27536
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William Toney Funeral Home
216 E Barbee St
Zebulon, NC 27597
William Toney Funeral Home
516 S Poplar St
Spring Hope, NC 27882
Williams Funeral Home
104 S Chestnut St
Henderson, NC 27536
Woodlawn Memorial Park
2107 Liberty St
Durham, NC 27703
Wright Funeral Home Incorporated
3724 Salem Rd
Oxford, NC 27565
Wright Funeral Home-Henderson
222 Zeb Robinson Rd
Henderson, NC 27537
Wynne Hall Funeral Service
503 College St
Oxford, NC 27565

Wake Forest Funeral Home News

John Munn, longtime Union County manager, dies at 74
Munn was born in Candor in 1936 and graduated from Wake Forest University in 1960 with a degree in ... Munn was a recipient of North Carolina's Order of the Long Leaf Pine, among the highest honors the governor can give to a N.C. resident.
http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2010/11/07/1817870/john-munn-longtime-union-county.html

College Football Sunday Rewind: Post-Alabama eliminated edition
Florida State lost to North Carolina. Maryland fell to Miami. And N.C. State dropped one to Clemson. Amazingly, Maryland -- a team with wins over Navy, Morgan State, Florida International, Duke, Boston College and Wake Forest -- still controls its own ...
http://www.al.com/sports/index.ssf/2010/11/college_football_sunday_rewind_8.html

Mary Ann Wielga Krainik
Wake Forest NC 27587, Halifax County EMS, 1005 Enterprise Road, Littleton NC 27850, Carewear Ladies, c/o St. Philomena Church, 3908 6th Ave., Beaver Falls PA 15010 or Wake County EMS, P.O. Box 1680, Clemmons NC 27012. Askew Funeral & Cremation Services in ...
http://www.rrdailyherald.com/articles/2010/11/05/obituaries/doc4cd2e8b321e6e978611773.txt

LaVall Jordan Thrives as the Underdog
He had attended her funeral in Albion the day before playing the game in North Carolina. To Collier ... This time, the 12th-seeded Bulldogs faced No. 5 Wake Forest. But after a 43-10 Butler lead at halftime, the outcome was never in doubt.
http://www.mgoblue.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/110310aaa.html

Rev. Samuel Duncan Mack McMillan
In addition to being a wonderful husband and loving father, he was a faithful minister in the United Methodist Church of the North Carolina Conference ... Sarah Lancaster, of Wake Forest; his brothers-in-law, Del Lancaster, of Wake Forest, and Jamie ...
http://www.rrdailyherald.com/articles/2010/10/29/obituaries/doc4cc839f7c1b1b859327673.txt

Maxine 'Bird' Sweatt Advance, N.C.
She began her current career at Wake ... NC 27284; or Camp Carefree, 275 Carefree Rd., Stokesdale, NC 27357. Condolences may be sent to the family at 214 River Rd., Advance, NC 27006; or online at www.daviefuneralservice.com . Davie Funeral Service is ...
http://www.postbulletin.com/newsmanager/templates/localnews_story.asp?z=5&a=476570

Wake Forest Funeral Homes and funeral services in North Carolina
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Wake Forest, North Carolina NC Funeral Homes | Gilbert Guide
Find a Funeral Home inWake Forest, North Carolina NC to provide the caring burial and ceremonial services your family deserves.
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Capital Funeral Home, Raleigh NC
Capital Funeral Home provides low cost, affordable funeral and cremation services to the Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Cary, and Wake Forest North Carolina areas.
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Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center: Driving Directions
Bright Funeral Home. 405 S. Main St. Wake Forest, NC 27587 (919) 556- 5811. Starting ... 405 S. Main St. Wake Forest, NC 27587 (919) 556-5811. Directors Login: ...
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Thousands expected at funeral mass for Wake Forest's Skip ...
The funeral for Skip Prosser was scheduled for Tuesday night, five ... Cummings High School / Wake Forest JT Lead the state of North Carolina in scoring during ...
http://article.wn.com/view/2007/07/31/Thousands_expected_at_funeral_mass_for_Wake_Forests_Skip_Pro_8/