Addie Novella Meeks Bland thumbnail

Addie Novella Meeks Bland

March 8, 1921 - January 13, 2015

Addie Novella Meeks Bland, 93, died Tuesday, January 13, 2015.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 17, 2015 at the Hobgood United Methodist Church. The Reverend Forrest Smith and the Reverend Jennifer Whitt will be presiding.

The family will receive friends after the service at the church.

Novella was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Thaddeus “Joe” Bland; and her daughter, Lillie Bland Harold.

Novella is survived by her daughters, Marie Harris and husband Kenneth and Jo Ann Josey all of Hobgood and Carolyn Swart and husband Stan of Raleigh; her son, Joseph Bland and wife Carolyn of Tarboro; her sister, Margie Johnson of NC; her brother, Clayton Meeks and wife Ann of Tarboro; nine grandchildren; and seventeen great-grandchildren.

Arrangements are being handled by Letchworth Funeral Home in Scotland Neck

Life Event Timeline

Help tell the story of Addie Novella by contributing to the Life Event Timeline. Upload the photo of an event...

Post an Event

Leave a Condolence

Be the first to share a memory of Addie Novella.

Post a Condolence

What our families say...

“Thank you so much for taking care of our family during this difficult time. You did a super job. May God bless you.”


A Session ID is required to purchase jewelry with your loved one's fingerprint, click here to continue. If you do not have an ID, click here to contact us to get your Session ID.