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  • Wake Forest is also known as: Wake County / Wake Forest town.
  • Their current mayor is Mayor Vivian Jones, who took office October 11th, 2017.
  • 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 9 funeral home listings for the city of Wake Forest, North Carolina.

Wake Forest Obituaries

It was reported on May 3rd, 2017 that Dorothy Moore (Davis) passed away in Wake Forest, North Carolina.  Ms. Moore was 92 years old and was born in Bristol, VA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Dorothy's life.

It was reported on April 15th, 2017 that Lorraine M Klug passed away in Wake Forest, North Carolina.  Klug was 92 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Lorraine M's life.

It was disclosed on January 20th, 2017 that Ralph McFoy Hill passed away in Wake Forest, North Carolina.  Hill was 67 years old and was born in Carroll Co, VA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Ralph McFoy's life.

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

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

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

It was revealed on October 28th, 2013 that Mary Levinski passed away 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) died in Wake Forest, North Carolina.  Ms. Kaess was 79 years old and was born in Sophia, WV.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Virginia Lee "Ginny"'s life.

It was written 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 express your sympathy and honor Calvin's life.

It was reported on September 14th, 2012 that Margaret Helen Miller (Barham) died in Wake Forest, North Carolina.  Ms. Miller was 86 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Margaret Helen'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...

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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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Clancy Strickland Wheeler Funeral Home and Cremation Service
1051 Durham Road
Wake Forest, NC 27587
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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
Apex Funeral Home
550 W Williams St
Apex, NC 27502
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Cremation Society Of-Carolinas
2205 E Millbrook Rd # 101
Raleigh, NC 27616
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Harris Funeral Home
122 W Barbee St
Zebulon, NC 27597
Haywoods Funeral Home Incorporated
2415 S Wilmington St
Raleigh, NC 27603
Hood Funeral Home
230 E Front St
Clayton, NC 27520
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Lancaster's Franklinton Chapel
504 E Mason St
Franklinton, NC 27525
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Montlawn Memorial Park
2911 S Wilmington St
Raleigh, NC 27603
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National Cremation Service
716 W North St
Raleigh, NC 27603
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Prince Funeral Home
301 Bass Lake Rd
Holly Springs, NC 27540
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Scarborough & Hargett Memorial
306 S Roxboro St
Durham, NC 27701
Spring Hope Funeral Home
7881 Webbs Mill Rd
Spring Hope, NC 27882
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Williams Funeral Home
104 S Chestnut St
Henderson, NC 27536
Wright Funeral Home-Henderson
222 Zeb Robinson Rd
Henderson, NC 27537

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.
http://www.gilbertguide.com/senior-care-directory/north-carolina/wake-forest-funeral-homes.html

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.
http://www.capitalfuneralhome.com/

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: ...
http://www.brightfunerals.com/directions.html

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/

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