​Jimmie H. Saranthus



Jimmie Hawkins Saranthus, 79, passed away Friday at Wayne UNC Hospital. She was the daughter of the late William “Bill” and Ruth Merritt Hawkins and was the wife of Jake Saranthus. Jimmie was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother.

A funeral service will be held in the chapel of Shumate-Faulk with Rev. Al Warrick officiating on Tuesday at 2:30 P.M. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

In addition to her husband Jake, she is survived by her sons, Tony Kelly and wife, Cyndey of Dothan, AL, Tim Kelly of Goldsboro, Richard Saranthus and wife, Melinda of Jackson MS, Kenny Saranthus of Jackson, MS, Wilton Saranthus of Jackson, MS, Jake Saranthus, Jr. and wife, Susan of Jackson, MS, Karl “Dody” Saranthus of Orlando, FL, and Reese Saranthus and wife, Jill of Atlanta, GA; a daughter, Dana Kelly Gurley and husband, Joe of Goldsboro; a sister in law, Patsy Hawkins of Goldsboro; 19 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; and two special friends, Tanes
hia Coley and Jutte Goins both of Goldsboro.

A son, Doug Kelly also preceded her in death.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home & Crematory Inc. is serving the Saranthus family and online condolences may be sent through www.shumate-faulk.com