JOHN RAY GREENE LAURINBURG — John Ray Greene, 98, of Scotia Village and formerly of Rockingham, passed away Saturday, April 27, 2013, at Scotland Memorial Hospital.
Graveside services were held Tuesday, April 30, at Richmond Memorial Park, Rockingham.
He was born August 25, 1914 in Montgomery County, he was a son of the late Ausey L. and Jennie Hutchison Greene. John was an avid golfer and a member of the Richmond Pines Country Club. Prior to his retirem...
WILLIE PEARL GOODWIN Willie Pearl Goodwin, 73, died Saturday, April 27, 2013, at Rockingham Manor of Rockingham.
Pearl was born March 14, 1941, in Richmond County, to the late Leroy and Janie (Pate) Livingston, where she was the second of nine children. She was a graduate of Monroe Avenue High School and a member of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church.
Pearl was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest J. Goodwin, two brothers: Leroy Livingston Jr. and Ronnie ...
JOHN DOUGLAS Mr. John A. Douglas, of Rockingham, died Sunday, April 28, 2013, at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst. Funeral Services are incomplete at this time. Final arrangements will be announced by Tally Watson Funeral Service of Rockingham.
MARY VUNCANNON Mary Frances Rhyne Vuncannon, 85, of Ellerbe, went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Monday, April 29, 2013, at her home.
Mrs. Vuncannon was born September 4, 1927, in Richmond County, a daughter of the late Charles Kelly and Ether Johnson Rhyne. She was a faithful Christian and served her Lord and Savior through First Baptist Church Ellerbe and was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Howard Vuncannon and brothers...
JOHN RAY GREENE LAURINBURG — John Ray Greene, 98, of Scotia Village and formerly of Rockingham passed away Saturday, April 27, 2013, at Scotland Memorial Hospital. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the McDougald Funeral Home and Crematorium. Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Richmond Memorial Park, Rockingham.
AUDREY OLIVE THOMPSON HORNADAY Audrey Olive Thompson Hornaday, 77, of Cary, died Saturday, April 27, 2013 at her home in Cary.
Audrey was born November 6, 1935, in Hamlet, to the late Herndon Walter Thompson and Olive Audrey Sompayrac Thompson. She was a graduate of Meredith College and a member of First United Methodist Church of Cary.
Audrey was preceded in death by her husband, Earl Dewey “Pete” Hornaday; son, John Hornaday; and daughter, Elizabeth Hornaday.
JUDY HOPKINS EMANUEL Judy Hopkins Emanuel, 61, of Rockingham went home to be with her Lord Thursday morning.
The family will receive visitors Saturday evening at 6 to 8 p.m. at Trinity Emmanuel Holiness Church. The funeral will take place Sunday at 3 p.m. at Trinity Emmanuel Holiness Church.
Born October 9, 1951, in Lancaster, S.C., she was preceded in death by her mother, Ruby S. Hopkins.
An active member of the Trinity Emmanuel Holiness Church, she worked...
GRAY SNEAD MEGGS Gray Snead Meggs, 82, of Rockingham, died April 26, 2013, at Richmond County Hospice Haven. She was born July 17, 1930 in Richmond County, a daughter of the late John Monroe and Nell McRae Snead.
Mrs. Meggs retired from the Textile Industry and was a member of Cordova Baptist Church where she was a devoted choir member for many years.
She was preceded in death by her husband Joel Meggs, brothers Monroe Snead and Glenn Snead and sisters Do...
GIL EVANS Mr. Gil Evans, 65, of Rockingham died Thursday, April 25, at his home after a long, courageous battle with cancer. Mr. Evans was born April 25, 1948, and was the son of the late Kathleen Witherspoon Hamer and the late Gilbert Henry Evans Sr. and preceded in death by a sister Lori Parr. He served in the US Army, a Veteran of the Vietnam Conflict and was retired from Rockingham Paint and Glass.
Mr. Evans is survived by his wife of 45 years, R...
LEONARD HARRINGTON Mr. Leonard Harrington, 72, of Hamlet, passed away Tuesday, April 23, at his residence. Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Sunday, April 28, at Beautiful Zion Freewill Baptist Church, Laurel Hill. Public viewing will be from 1 to 6 p.m. and wake will be from 7 to 8 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at Nelson Funeral Home in Rockingham.
GIL EVANS Mr. Gil Evans, 65, of 172 Haywood Cemetery Road, Rockingham, died Thursday, April 25, 2013, at his home. Funeral arrangements are currently incomplete with Watson-King Funeral Home in Rockingham.
WILMA BLAKE KNIGHT Wilma Blake Knight, 79, of Rockingham, died April 24, 2013 at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst. She was born November 27, 1933 in Richmond County, a daughter of the late Stanback Martin and Sally Ballard Blake.
Mrs. Knight was retired from the Textile Industry and was a member of Roberdell United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her special friend John McNeill.
Graveside services will be conducted Saturday,...
KATHLEEN “KITTY” BLACKMAN ROOFE Mrs. Kathleen “Kitty” Blackman Roofe, 95, of Scotia Village, Laurinburg, formerly of Hamlet, died, Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at Scotia Village.
She was born February 18, 1918, in Whiteville, daughter of Willie Elbert Blackman and Daisy Lewis Blackman.
Mrs. Roofe was a member of First Baptist Church of Hamlet and a former member of Hamlet Lions Club.
Visitation will be Saturday, April 27, 2013 at First Baptist Church, Hamlet, from 2 to 3 p...
NEIL DOUGLAS “DOUG” MCLAUGHLIN SR. Mr. Neil Douglas “Doug” McLaughlin Sr., age 61, of Leland died Sunday April 21, 2013, at his home.
Mr. McLaughlin was born in Lumberton, on March 24, 1952, and was the son of the late Neil Robert McLaughlin and Margaret Elizabeth Barr McLaughlin. He was a U.S. Army Veteran. He retired from GE Aircraft Division in Wilmington. Mr. McLaughlin was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church of Bolivia.
He is survived by his wife, Sandra L. McLaughli...
TAMMY DAVIS TYLER Tammy Davis Tyler, 43, of Rockingham, died Sunday April 21, 2013, at her home. She was born March 29, 1970, in Scotland County a daughter of Edward James Davis and Linda Barrington Chappell. Tammy worked with Convenience Corner in Hamlet for 20 years.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, April 25, at 4 p.m. at Southside Freewill Baptist Church, Ellerbe with Pastor Ricky Jacobs officiating. Burial will follow in Richmond County Memor...