February 14, 2014

Eli William Welch, 97, of Rockingham, N.C., passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, at Hamlet House in Hamlet.

Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. on Sunday in the Mausoleum Chapel at Richmond County Memorial Park.

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Carter Funeral Home of Rockingham is assisting with the Welch service.