~ Obituaries ~

Marian M. Murchison (Kirkman)

MARIAN KIRKMAN MURCHISON   Mrs. Marian Kirkman Murchison died Wednesday, November 26, 2014 at Friends Home Guilford, Greensboro, NC   Memorial services will be held for Marian Kirkman Murchison on Saturday, November 29 at 2pm at First Friend...

Ella Gladys Foster McNeill

November 29, 2014

MCNEILL MOCKSVILLE – Mrs. Ella Gladys Foster McNeill, 82, formerly of Milling Road, died Tuesday, November 25, 2014, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home in Winston-Salem. She was born December 11, 1931, in Davie County, to the late George Leppar...

Bettie Lue Corder ( Barham)

November 26, 2014

BETTIE LUE BARHAM CORDER GREENSBORO – Bettie Lue Barham Corder, age 83, of Greensboro, peacefully went to be with Jesus on November 24, 2014. A funeral service will be held 12 PM Wednesday November 26, 2014 at Forbis & Dick N. Elm Chapel....

Ruby Smith (Francis)

November 26, 2014

Mrs. Ruby Francis Smith, 75, passed away on Monday, November 24, 2014, at Moses Cone Hospital. Mrs. Smith’s funeral will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday at Stokesdale Baptist Church.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Mrs. Smith w...

Virginia Crowder (York)

November 28, 2014

Virginia York Crowder Greensboro, NC:  Virginia York Crowder, 88, passed away Monday, November 24, 2014. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM Friday, November 28, 2014, at Forbis and Dick North Elm Street Chapel.  Interment will follow at L...

Minnie Belle Morphis (Meadows)

November 29, 2014

Minnie Belle Meadows Morphis, 87, passed away at Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital on Monday, November 24, 2014. A 1:00 p.m. funeral service will be held Saturday, November 29, 2014 at Newlyn Street United Methodist Church.  Interment will follow at ...

Earla J. Bell (Wiley)

November 29, 2014

  Mrs. Earla J. Bell, 92, of Greensboro died November 24, 2014 at Pennybyrn at Maryfield Health Care Center in High Point, NC. Born May 16, 1922 in Greenwood Township, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late Bert ...

Oliver M James

November 25, 2014

Oliver Martin James Mr. Oliver Martin James, 78, passed away at Piney Grove Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on Saturday, November 22, 2014. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 25, at Forbis and Dick Brooke Chape...

Melva King (Ramsey)

November 25, 2014

Mrs. Melva Ramsey “Nannie” King, who was born on December 26, 1922 in Madison County, NC, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 22, 2014. She lived a wonderful life of 91 years with a large family. She was a member of Victory Baptis...

Edna W. Thornberry

November 25, 2014

Edna W. Thornberry, 95, passed away Saturday, November 22, 2014 at her residence.  She is now reunited with her husband, Cliff, of 69 years. The family will receive friends at Forbis and Dick North Elm Street Chapel on Tuesday, November 25, from...

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Ramon Dwight Baker

BAKER MOCKSVILLE – Mr. Ramon Dwight Baker, 82, of Gladstone Road, died Saturday, November 22, 2014, at his home. He was born September 19, 1932, in Davie County to the late Mack Ramon and Lillian Nichols Baker.  Mr. Baker was a veteran of th...

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Dwight Ruffin Sharpe

November 26, 2014

Dwight Ruffin Sharpe passed away Saturday, November 22, 2014 at Ashton Place in the presence of his family.  Although Parkinson’s Disease changed what Dwight was able to do, it never changed who he was as a considerate, caring person. Dwight was ...

Betty Brown Taylor (Brown)

November 23, 2014

Pleasant Garden – Betty Brown Taylor, 78, passed away on November 21, 2014 at her home. A memorial service will be held on Sunday November 23, 2014 at 2:00 PM at Forbis & Dick Pleasant Garden Chapel. Betty was born in Guilford County on March...

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John Palmer Oates

November 24, 2014

Greensboro – Mr. John Palmer Oates, 91, passed away on Friday, November 21, 2014, at Beacon Place. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, November 24, 2014, at Forbis and Dick North Elm Street Chapel.  Burial will follow at Lakeview Mem...

Ella Lilly Nance (Griggs)

November 24, 2014

Ella Lilly Griggs Nance Greensboro, NC:  Ella Nance, 89, passed away Friday, November 21, 2014. A graveside service will be held at 1:30 PM Monday, November 24, 2014, at Westminster Gardens Cemetery. Ella was born on August 15, 1925 in Martinsvil...

Iris Mahaffey Smith

November 24, 2014

Mrs. Iris Mehaffey Smith passed away at the age of 99 on November 21, 2015 in Greensboro. A graveside service will be held at 1:00 PM Monday, November 24, 2014 at Lakeview Memorial Park. Iris was born on May 30, 1915, in Bryson City, NC to the ...

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John Philip Williams

November 24, 2014

On the afternoon of November 21st, at Friends Home Guilford, Phil was peaceful as he received the promise of eternal life with his Savior-Jesus Christ. John Philip Williams was the third son born to Charles Purvis and Notra McCollum Williams on Se...

Mrs. Lolene Branch Joyce

November 24, 2014

Mrs. Lolene Branch Joyce GREENSBORO- Lolene “Granny” Branch Joyce, 94, of Greensboro, North Carolina joined her soul mate, Elmer Joyce on Friday, November 21, 2014. A funeral service will be held on Monday, November 24, 2014 at 11:00am in ...

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Ronald Eugene Robertson

November 22, 2014

Mr. Ronald Eugene Robertson, 72, of Randleman, died Thursday, November 20, 2014 at Randolph Hospice of Asheboro. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. at Forbis & Dick Guilford Chapel.  The family will ...

Viola Sue Williams (Fagg)

November 24, 2014

Mrs. Viola Sue Williams, 77, passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 20, 2014. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, November 24, at Forbis & Dick Brooke Chapel with Pastor Bill Chatman officiating.  Burial will follow ...

Helen Jane Montgomery (Miller)

November 22, 2014

MONTGOMERY WALNUT COVE- Helen Miller Montgomery, 79, died Thursday morning, November 20, 2014 at Forsyth Medical Center. She was born November 25, 1934 in Stokes County to Albert Augustus and Pearl Young Miller. Helen loved dearly and was a good ...

James Cecil Cartner

November 22, 2014

CARTNER MOCKSVILLE – Mr. James Cecil Cartner, 85, of Mocksville died in the early hours of Wednesday morning, November 19, 2014, after struggling with pneumonia. Cecil, as he was called by his friends and family, was a graduate of Cool Spring...

Glenn Wayde Kirby

November 22, 2014

Mr. Glenn Wayde Kirby, 61, passed away on Wednesday, November 19, 2014, at Moses Cone Hospital. Mr. Kirby’s funeral will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday at Oak Level Baptist Church.  Interment will follow at 3:30 p.m. in Woodlawn Memorial Gar...

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William Harold Garrett

November 22, 2014

Pleasant Garden – William Harold Garrett, 78 passed away on November19, 2014 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center after a long battle with ALS. A funeral service will be held on Saturday November 22, 2014 at 2:00 PM at Alamance Presbyterian ...

Peggy Jane Boles

November 19, 2014

Boles WALNUT COVE- Peggy Jane Boles, 81 died early Monday morning, November 17, 2014 at Forsyth Medical Center. She was born November 24, 1932 in Stokes County to Charlie and Maggie Oakley Boles. Peggy was retired from Sun Trust Bank formally kn...