ELLERBE - Alene Clark McQueen, 82, formerly of Ellerbe, passed away, Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at Richmond Pines Healthcare in Hamlet.
Mrs. McQueen was born October 23, 1930 in Pulaski, VA, a daughter of the late Lloyd G. and Clydie Blansett Clark. She was a member of Ellerbe Fellowship Baptist Church and had been the Office Manager for the Richmond County Chamber of Commerce. She was preceded in death by her husband, Martin ...
BETTY MABE ELLERBE - Betty Lou Mabe, 74, of Ellerbe, after a courageous battle with cancer, and with family surrounding her, died peacefully on Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at her home.
Betty was born September 16, 1938 in Richmond County, a daughter of the late Lemmie Watson and Lucy Jane Stevens Mabe. She was a graduate of Ellerbe High School and had retired from Commonwealth Hosiery Mill and Therafirm. She was a member of Ellerbe First Presbyterian Churc...
SHARON HUGHES ROCKINGHAM Mrs. Sharon Ann Hughes, 67, of Rockingham died Monday, June 17, 2013 at Hospice Haven in Rockingham. She was born March 5, 1946 in Kenmore, OH, a daughter of the late George and Betty St. Lawrence.
Mrs. Hughes was a member of Ledbetter United Methodist Church. She had been employed with Video Zone in Rockingham.
Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 19th at Ledbetter United Methodist Church with Rev. Russ...
JOHN PENDLETON CROOM, SR. Mr. John Pendleton Croom, Sr., 89, husband of Lois Tew Croom, of Fayetteville died Sunday, June 16, 2013, at Duke Medical Center in Durham. Service will beThursday, June 20, 2013, from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Jernigan-Warren Funeral Home, a private burial will be held at Lafayette Memorial Park on Ramsey Street.
SHARON HUGHES ROCKINGHAM — Mrs. Sharon Hughes, 67, of Rockingham, died Monday, June 17, 2013, at Hospice Haven in Rockingham. Funeral arrangements are currently incomplete with Watson-King Funeral Home in Rockingham.
HUGHES ROCKINGHAM - Mrs. Sharon Hughes, 67, of Rockingham died Monday, June 17, 2013 at Hospice Haven in Rockingham. Funeral arrangements are currently incomplete with Watson-King Funeral Home in Rockingham.
GERALD PITTMAN FLOYD LUMBERTON — Gerald Pittman Floyd, 70, of Lumberton, husband of Jettie Vann Cain Carter Floyd, passed away Friday June 14, 2013. A service was held June 16, 2013, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Floyd Funeral Services in Fairmont and Graveside Service was June 17, 2013, at Floyd Memorial Cemetery in Fairmont at 11 a.m.
ROBERT KENNIE ROBINSON Mr. Robert Kennie Robinson, 81,116 Robinson Lane, Bennettsville, SC, died Saturday, June 15, 2013, at his residence.
He was born November 16, 1931, in Marlboro Co., son of Johnny Robinson and Viola Helms Robinson. Mr. Robinson worked maintenance for W.D. James for 27 years, along with his farming and attended Sandhills Wesleyan Church.
“He was a Great Man”, Papa was the best papa, daddy, and husband ever. Papa worked hard his whole life. ...
MARGIE HODGES HILLIARD Margie Hodges Hilliard, 85, of Blue Bird Lane, Hamlet, died Friday, June 14, 2013 at St. Josephs of The Pines, Southern Pines.
She was born in Richmond County, October 24, 1927, daughter of Edward Hodges and Nettie Butler Hodges. Mrs. Hodges was the oldest living member of Springhill Wesleyan Church. She was a sweet giving person; a true lady.
Visitation will be at Harrington Funeral Home, Monday, June 17, 2013, from 6 to 8 p.m.
INA CHAVIS CHILDERS Mrs. Ina Chavis Childers, 85, of 110 Middle Street, Rockingham, went to be with her Lord, Saturday, June 15, 2013, surrounded by her family.
She was born in Richmond County, March 18, 1928, daughter of Lawrence Gilbert Chavis and Blanche Grant Chavis.
Mrs. Childers was a member of East Rockingham Free Will Baptist Church and previously worked as a sewer in textiles. She will always be remembered for her sweet compassionate spirit.
RONALD MARVIN DRUM Ronald Marvin Drum, age 69, of Todd, North Carolina, passed away in the loving comfort of his family on Friday morning, June 14, 2013 at Ashe Memorial Hospital. A memorial service will be at Boone Family Funeral Home in West Jefferson, NC at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, June 19th.
Born in Gastonia, North Carolina on April 16, 1944 to the late Jentes G. Drum, who served in World War II, and Virginia H. Drum, Ron spent his childhood in the Piedmont r...
SAM SMITH Sam Brown Smith, 86, of Rockingham, passed away Friday, June 14, 2013 at his home.
Sam was born April 15, 1927 in Richmond County, a son of the late Emmett Wesley and Lucy Nichols Smith. He had served his country in the United States Navy during World War II and was a member of Ellerbe First Presbyterian Church, PCA. He had retired from Clark Equipment Company and was an avid Quail hunter. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in deat...
DAISY J. DAWKINS Mrs. Daisy J. Dawkins, 50, of Rockingham, wife of Davie Stephon Dawkins, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at Duke University Hospital in Durham, N.C. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 16, at Wayman Chapel Faith Center in Hamlet. Public viewing will be from 1 to 6 p.m. Saturday, June 15, at Nelson Funeral Home Chapel in Rockingham.
BRADIE CARPENTER Bradie Lee Carpenter, 79, of Ellerbe, passed away Friday, June 14, 2013 at his home.
Mr. Carpenter was born June 20, 1933 in Richmond County, a son of the late Paul and Vadie Fulp Carpenter. He was a member of New Hope Baptist Church, where he had served as a deacon. A carpenter by trade, Bradie had retired from the Richmond County School System maintenance department. His beloved wife of 59 years, Ruby Goins, preceded him in death.
ANNIE RUTH JOHNSON Annie Ruth Johnson, 78, of Rockingham, passed away Thursday, June 13, 2013, at FirstHealth Richmond Memorial Hospital in Rockingham. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Richmond County Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Monday at Carter Funeral Home in Rockingham.