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Braxton Shane "Petey" Roundtree

March 7, 1988 — November 17, 2021

Mr. Braxton Shane "Petey" Roundtree, age 33, of 404 Denby St., Wilson was passed away on Wednesday, November 17, 2021.  Funeral service will be Saturday at 1 pm at L.N. Forbes Original Free Will Baptist Tabernacle 1800 Bishop L.N. Forbes St., Wilson.  Pastor Justin Barnes will deliver the eulogy, and Minister Diane Sauls will preside.  Interment will follow in Rest Haven Cemetery.

Braxton was preceded in death by his grandmothers, Malinda Wallace and Lillian Roundtree. He is survived by his daughter, Ari'ana Roundtree whom he loved and adored dearly; his mother, Renea Roundtree (Brian) and his father, Cleveland Roundtree (Marnetta); two brothers who were his best friends, Brent S. Roundtree (Lavetta) and Demonte Hill of Wilson, NC; four nephews, Brent "BJ", Cassius, Lincoln and Eason Roundtree of Winterville, North Carolina; two aunts, Valiesia Wallace and Annette Mathis; one great aunt, Jennifer Jones of Wilson, NC; one stepsister, Jessica Wilson; a host of god sisters, Tekita Johnson, Lakeisha Johnson, Britany Knight, Keysha Meeks, and Shada Allen; a band of brothers, Jerry Moore, Larrus Jones,  Englan "Jamal" Lucas, Desmond "Slick" Farmer, Stacey Brown, and German Barnes. Petey was the friend who when you need to smile, hear something positive, or someone to listen, he was there. He never let us down!  

A public viewing will be Friday from 4 pm to 7 pm at Carrons Funeral Home 726 S. Tarboro St., Wilson.  The family is receiving friends at the residence and will assemble there at 12 noon on Saturday in preparation for the funeral procession. Please keep the Roundtree family in your thoughts and prayers during this most difficult time.  Condolences may be directed to or faxed to 252.237.0120.  They may also be emailed to

Professional and caring service has been entrusted to Carrons Funeral Home, "The Willing Friend".

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Saturday, November 27, 2021

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