Obituaries

Robert M. Smith
Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Employee of Carter Funeral Home, Rockingham

William Lee "Bill" Baynard
Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Father of Jeff Baynard of Whitley's Funeral Home, Kannapolis

John William Riddle
Sunday, July 9, 2017

Father of Lyn Cochran, retired employee of the North Carolina Board of Funeral Service

Herbert H. "Herb" Rhodes
Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Father of NCFDA District 6 Director Scott Rhodes.

John Warren Hardy
Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Father of Jim hardy, Custom AirTrays

Lucious "Luke" Turner
Monday, May 29, 2017

Long time employee of Brown- Wynne Funeral Home, Raleigh

Ronald Vance Thomas
Thursday, May 18, 2017

Ronald Vance Thomas, employee of Briggs Candor Funeral Home

Stephen F. "Barney" Pope
Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Stephen F. "Barney" Pope, retired Funeral Director

Robert M. "Bob" Miller
Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Former owner of Miller Funeral Home in Black Mountain

Goldia Cruse
Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Mother of Alex Cruse, Funeral Director with Lady's Funeral Home & Crematory in Kannapolis, NC

William "Bill" Deweese
Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Father of Viki D. West, West Funeral Home, Weaverville

David A. Burr
Sunday, March 26, 2017

Grandfather of Jeremy Burr, Funeral DIrector with Leavitt Funeral Home, Wadesboro

Osborne "Oz" Owens
Friday, February 24, 2017

Retired Funeral Director

Gladys Fritts Beck
Thursday, February 23, 2017

Mother of Marie Palmer, retired Funeral Director with Briggs Funeral Home and former NCFDA District Director

Fred W. Rhodes, Jr
Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Fredrick W. Rhodes, Jr., Retired President and Funeral Director, Hall-Wynne Funeral Home, Durham, NC

Joseph B. Hairfield
Saturday, January 28, 2017

Founder of Hairfield-Wilbert Burial Vault Co. in Morganton.

Fred Davis Long
Thursday, January 26, 2017

Licensed funeral director at Summersett Funeral Home, Salisbury.

Margaret Lewis "Maggie" Hamblen Wynne
Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Wife of Robert W. Wynne, III, Brown-Wynne Funeral Home, Raleigh.

Darrell Morris Cranford
Sunday, January 15, 2017

Grandfather of Luke Widenhouse, Stanly Funeral Home, Albemarle

Louis Shelton Ennis
Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Retired Vice-President and Funeral Director, Hall-Wynne Funeral Home, Durham, NC

Robert Glenn "Bobby" Capps
Friday, December 23, 2016

Founder Capps Funeral Home (Blue Ridge Funeral Service), Mars Hill.

Faye Albritton Farmer
Saturday, December 17, 2016

Widow of James "Jimmy" Farmer, Farmville Funeral Home, Farmville

Ronald Jay Hawkins
Thursday, December 8, 2016

Manager and Vice President, Harris Funeral Home, Kings Mountain.

Rutledge E. "Ron" Shuler
Saturday, November 5, 2016

Founder, Shuler Funeral Home, Hendersonville.

Robin Tilley Clements
Friday, September 30, 2016

Wife of Ed Clements, Jr., Clements Funeral Home, Durham.

Mary Patterson Mauldin
Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Mother of Harold Hill, Funeral Director, Bryan-Lee Funeral Home, Raleigh.

Edwin B. "Tripp" Clements, III
Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Funeral Director, Clements Funeral Home, Durham.

Jimmy Lane Harris
Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Father of Paul Harris, President of Regulatory Support Services, Inc.

Dorothy Harrison McGhee
Thursday, August 11, 2016

Mother of NCFDA Past President, Mike McGhee, Forbis and Dick Funeral Home, Greensboro.

Mary Elizabeth Miller Hatley
Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Mother of Mitchell Edwards, Edwards Funeral Home, Norwood.

Joe Edward Beeson
Friday, June 10, 2016

Owner of The Beeson Agency/ Agent for Investors Heritage Life Insurance Company.

B. Stuart Terry
Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Owner, Drum Funeral Home, Conover and Hickory and Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home, Newton

Lester Sutton Sandlin
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Founder, Professional Mortuary Service, Durham.

John Edwards Yelton
Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Funeral Director.

Roy B. Staton
Thursday, May 5, 2016

Owner, Powles Funeral Home, Rockwell.

Juanita Davis West
Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Mother of Charles O. West, Jr, Carter Funeral Home, Rockingham.

Charles Vestal Wilkerson, III
Monday, April 11, 2016

Co-owner/partner, Wilkerson Funeral Home, Greenville & Vanceboro.

Brian Edwin Keith
Friday, February 26, 2016

Funeral Director, L. Harold Poole Funeral Home, Knightdale.

Nelson Edward Hayes
Thursday, February 25, 2016

Funeral Director, Davis Funeral Service, Monroe and former Sales Representative, Pierce/Royal Bond Chemicals.

Scott Brian Spangler
Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Funeral Director, Walker's Funeral Service, Chapel Hill.

Anne McKenzie Powell
Monday, February 15, 2016

Anne McKenzie Powell, 87, of Fair Bluff died Monday, February 15, 2016, at the New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington, N. C. She was the daughter of the late Thomas Milton McKenzie and Annie Maie White McKenzie and was preceded in death by her husband, Bert Alexander Powell. She was a member of Fair Bluff Baptist Church where she had been the organist for many years. She was a co-owner of McKenzie Mortuary.

Pattie Larue Barefoot Lee
Saturday, January 23, 2016

Pattie Larue Barefoot Lee, 90, a tired farmer’s wife, died Saturday. A native of Johnston Co., she was the wife of the late Paul A. Lee, Sr. and the daughter of the late Lee and Kitsey Denning Barefoot.

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