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William Randolph "Bill" Nowell

August 10, 1950 - February 16, 2022

AHOSKIE, NC – William Randolph Nowell, age 71, of Godwin Town Road, passed away on Wednesday, February 16, 2022 at the Vidant Roanoke Chowan Hospital in Ahoskie, NC.

Mr. Nowell was born on August 10, 1950 to the late Robert Nowell and Mary Lee Daniel Nowell in Hertford County, NC. Bill worked as a truck driver for Jernigan Oil Company for about 40 years. He loved his family dearly and enjoyed spending time with them especially with his grandson Will which was the apple of his eye. He enjoyed fishing, playing music, and golfing. Bill was loved by his family and friends and will be deeply missed by all that knew him.

Bill is survived by his loving wife Cindy, his son, Duane Nowell and wife Leigh of Ahoskie; his grandson, Will Nowell of Ahoskie; and his brother, Bob (Joan) Nowell and wife Joan of Union, and numerous nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 19, 2022, at 1:00 pm at the St. Johns Baptist Church, Ahoskie, NC, with Rev. Douglas VanNiel officiating. You may visit the family at any time at the home of Bill’s son, Duane.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the St. Johns Baptist Church Building Fund, 1650 NC 461, Ahoskie, NC 27910 or online by clicking here

Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Nowell family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.garrettsykesfs.com.

Service Information

Service Information

Date: Saturday, February 19, 2022

Time: 1:00 pm


St. John Baptist Church

1644 NC-461
Ahoskie, North Carolina 27910

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