~ Obituaries ~

Betty Peeler Bryan

April 23, 2014

Betty Peeler Bryan, (82), died on Monday, April 21, 2014 following several years of failing health. She was the twelfth child of the late Dr. and Mrs. John Calvin Peeler of Burlington and was married 57 years to Albert L. Bryan, who preceded her i...

Marjorie Hoffman (Kearns)

April 23, 2014

Marjorie Kearns Hoffman went to heaven on April 21, 2014.  She was the beloved daughter of Neal and Jane Kearns.  Born on March 22, 1926 in High Point, NC, she enjoyed a very happy childhood, filled with great relatives, fun neighbors, horses, and ...

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Pat Kelley

April 23, 2014

Wilbur E. Kelley (Pat), 80, passed away on Sunday, April 20, 2014 after battling pancreatic cancer.   The family will receive friends Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 6-6:45 pm with a memorial service following at 7:00 pm at Forbis and Dick-...

Bettie Schiffman Chandgie

On June 16th, 1931 a wonderful little girl was born. On April 20th, 2014 a truly wonderful woman died.  Bettie Schiffman Chandgie left us peacefully in her sleep at her home in Greensboro. She was everything one could want in a wife, a mother, a gra...

Randolph Leighton Agee,Jr.

April 23, 2014

AGEE WALNUT COVE- Randolph Leighton Agee, Jr., 95, died Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home. He was born August 6, 1918 in Roanoke County, VA to Randolph Leighton Agee, Sr. and Mary Louise Wilbourn Agee. Mr. Agee retired fro...

Gloria Jean Vaden

April 22, 2014

VADEN BUTNER- Gloria Jean Vaden, 67, died Saturday morning, April 19, 2014 at The Murdoch Center in Butner, NC. She was born February 8, 1947 in Stokes County to  John Millis and Eunice Flinchum Vaden. A private graveside service will be held...

Marie Talton Bentley

April 23, 2014

Greensboro, NC: Marie Talton Bentley ,73, passed away Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Wesley Long Hospital. Marie was a lifelong resident of Guilford County, and was retired from Bell South after 34 years of service.  She also worked for Cone Health / W...

Wilma Smits Lowe

April 21, 2014

GREENSBORO – Wilma Smits Lowe, age 98, of Greensboro, passed away Friday April 18, 2014 at Camden Place. A memorial service will be held 2PM Monday April 21, 2014 at Starmount Presbyterian Church.  Interment will be private. Wilma Lowe was b...

Myrtle Cockerham Welch

April 21, 2014

Greensboro – Myrtle Cockerham Welch, 86, passed away Friday, April 18, 2014 at Wesley Long Hospital. A 3:00 p.m. inurnment service will be held Monday, April 21, 2014 at Lakeview Memorial Park. The family will receive friends prior to the servic...

Linda Martin Oakley

April 22, 2014

Linda Martin Oakley Reidsville- Linda Martin Oakley, 64, went home to be with Jesus after a short battle with (ALS) Lou Gehrig’s Disease, Friday April 18, 2014 at Hospice of Rockingham County. An 11:00 a.m. Graveside service will be held Tuesda...

Alice "Sis" Newell Corey (Watkins)

April 23, 2014

GREENSBORO – Alice “Sis” Newell Watkins Corey, age 85, of Greensboro, passed away peacefully Friday April 18, 2014 at her home. A memorial service will be held 1:00 PM Wednesday April 23, 2014 at First Presbyterian Church Chapel. Alice wa...

Ida Bell Stevens (Tuttle)

April 19, 2014

STEVENS LAWSONVILLE- Ida Bell Tuttle Stevens, 81, died Early Thursday morning, April 17, 2014 at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home. She was born October 27, 1932 in Stokes County to Ernest and Berlie Briggs Tuttle. Mrs. Stevens retired from the Stoke...

Rosa Jane Goins (Self)

April 21, 2014

Jane Goins completed the circle of life on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at the Masonic and Eastern Star Care and Wellness Center after a brief illness. Born in Greensboro on May 18, 1929 to John and Ruby Self, she was to become the oldest of six child...

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Steve Ray Felts

April 23, 2014

FELTS WALNUT COVE – Steve Ray Felts, 52, died unexpectedly, Thursday afternoon, April 17, 2014 at Forsyth Medical Center. He was born January 3, 1962 in Forsyth County to Elvin Edward and Rubie Alice Edwards Felts.  His was employed by Sunoco....

Sarah Ruth Woodard Byrd

April 22, 2014

MOCKSVILLE – Mrs. Sarah Ruth Woodard Byrd, 87, formerly of US Hwy 158, Mocksville, died Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Five Oaks Manor in Concord.  She was born in Swain County, April 1, 1927, to the late William Crawford and Sarah Emma Tabor Wo...

Kenneth M. Sumner, Sr.

April 19, 2014

Mr. Kenneth Marley Sumner, Sr., passed away on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Countryside Manor. Mr. Sumner’s funeral will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 19, at Lake Brandt Baptist Church with Pastor Randy Pearman officiating. Burial wi...

Aurelia E. Wiggins (Jones )

April 21, 2014

Greensboro:  Mrs. Aurelia E. Wiggins, passed on Tuesday, April 15. A memorial service will be held on Monday, April 21 at 12 noon at St. James Presbyterian Church, 820 Ross Ave., Greensboro, NC.  The family will receive friends at 11:30. M...

Margaret Sue Terrell Rabon

April 17, 2014

Greensboro – Elder Margaret Sue Terrell Rabon, age 71, died April 14, 2014 at Beacon Place following a lengthy illness. An 11:00 a.m.  Celebration of Life Service will be held on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at Buffalo Presbyterian Church, 803 16th...

Robert Willard Wyrick, Sr.

April 17, 2014

McLeansville, NC:  Robert” Willard” Wyrick, Sr, 73, went home to be with his Lord Sunday, April 13, 2014. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Johnson Baptist Church, 5601Turner Smith Road, Browns Summit, NC...

Aileen Howell (McGee)

April 14, 2014

COOLEEMEE – Mrs. Aileen McGee Howell, 96, formerly of Davie Street, died Saturday, April 12, 2014, at Genesis Healthcare in Salisbury. She was born October 11, 1917, in Iredell County, to the late Walter Grey and Garnette May McGee and was a homema...

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James Willard Richardson, Jr.

April 16, 2014

JAMES WILLARD RICHARDSON, JR. GREENSBORO AREA: McLEANSVILLE:  Mr. James Willard Richardson, Jr., 86, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at Moses Cone Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, ...

Grace Eleanor Davis (Fulp)

April 14, 2014

DAVIS WINSTON SALEM- Grace Fulp Davis, 76, passed away peacefully, early Saturday morning, April 12, 2014 at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home.  She was born July 12, 1937 in Stokes County to Ira Dewitt and Nora Mabel Clark Fulp.   Mrs. Davis wa...

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John Melvin Bailey

April 17, 2014

ADVANCE – Mr. John Melvin Bailey, 87, formerly of the Fork community, died Saturday, April 12, 2014, at his home. He was born October 29, 1926, in Davie County, to the late Samuel L. and Ethel Foster Bailey and attended Shady Grove Elementary S...

Jessie Fulk (Doss)

April 14, 2014

Jessie “Ann” Doss Fulk GREENSBORO – Jessie “Ann” Doss Fulk, 79, passed away peacefully on Friday, April 11, 2014 at Moses Cone Memorial Hospital while surrounded by her loving family.  Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on M...

Kenneth Wayne Murphy

April 16, 2014

Liberty: Kenneth “Wayne” Murphy, 70, passed away on Thursday, April 10, 2014 at his residence. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, April 16 at Gilmore Memorial Park with John Gunter officiating. Wayne was born in Ra...