Alice Faye Bunn Booker, an only child, was born to the late Henry and Lucy Bunn on July 25, 1945 in Nash County, North Carolina. She entered into a peaceful, eternal rest on Friday, December 6, 2019 at 3:00p.m. in UNC Health Care, Rocky Mount, North Carolina.
“Faye” was educated in the Franklin County School System. She was first in her family to graduate high school in 1964 from Perry’s High School, Louisburg, North Carolina. After graduation, she traveled to New Jersey. Upon returning to North Carolina, she was employed by the Wake County School System for a few years. She later began working for Wesleyan College, Rocky Mount, North Carolina where she retired in June 2003.
She joined Castalia Missionary Baptist Church at an early age. She was involved in several ministries until her health declined.
She was married in 1967 and to this union two sons were born.
“Pearl” as she was affectionately known will be remembered as a kind, gentle and loving person.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandmother, Martha Curtis.
She leaves to cherish her memory: two sons, Lester Booker (Cindy) of Jacksonville, FL and Harold Leon Booker; her caregiver of the home; two grandsons, Christopher Booker and Jacob Booker; a host of other relatives and friends.
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