Braxton Smith Oliver, 96, of Belangia Road, died Wednesday, June 4, 2014.

He was born Aug. 30, 1917.

Graveside service was Friday at Oakdale Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the home of Gayle Clark and Bryan Ross, 924 Isabella Ave. Ext., Washington, N.C.

Arrangements are by Hillside Funeral Service and Cremations, Washington, N.C.