DEATH NOTICES AND ABSTRACTS FOR FEBRUARY 2006


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FEBRUARY 2006 DEATH NOTICES

2.1.06

2.2.06

ASHEBORO-Mildred Grace Tanner, 92, of Asheboro passed Feb. 2nd, 2006, at the home of her daughter. Burial will be in Vestal Hills Memorial Park, Vestal, N.Y. Native of Burnwood, Pa. Preceded in death by her husband, Burton Tanner; and son-in-law, Richard Maynard Sr. Survived by daughter, Mary Maynard of Asheboro; daughters and sons-in-law, Ester and Tom Natale of Binghamton, N.Y., Rachel and Ed Ward of Kirkwood, N.Y.; son, Gordon Carpenter of Cuyler, N.Y.; sons and daughters-in-law, Russell and Judy Carpenter of New Melford, Pa., Clarence and Martha Carpenter of Danbury, Texas, Milton and Thorene Carpenter of Windsor, N.Y.; Joe and Barbara Carpenter of Windsor, N.Y., Donald and Louise Tanner of Windsor, N.Y.; sister, Ruby Ott of Missouri; brother, Merriel Wayman of South Carolina; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.-Pugh

ASHEBORO-Joseph Boone, 89, passed Feb. 2nd, 2006. Funeral services will be Feb. 5th, 2006, at 2:30 p.m. at the Pugh Funeral Home Chapel, Asheboro; Rev. Lee Roy Hunt officiating. Entombment will follow in Randolph Memorial Park. Born in Seagrove on March 6, 1916 to Roby S. Boone and Elizabeth K. Harper. Both preceded him in death. Preceded in death by four brothers, Wade, Willie, Paul and Clarence; and one sister, Daphne. His wife Margie in November of 2004. Surviving: two daughters and their husbands, Jeanette and Jimmy Hinshaw of Asheboro, Elaine and Coach Boyd of Melbourne, Fla.; three grandchildren, Todd Hinshaw and wife, Elizabeth, of Wilmington, Pam Martin and husband, Greg, of Cornelius, Cheryl Joyner and husband, Sam, of Dallas, Texas; five great-grandchildren, Will Hinshaw of Wilmington, Callie and Addison Martin, both of Cornelius, Jacqueline and Samuel Joyner, both of Dallas, Texas. Also surviving are two sisters, Eva Stevenson of Asheboro, Opal Berryman of Rockingham; two brothers, Lee Boone of Laurens, S.C., and Phillip Boone of Raleigh; and several nieces and nephews.-Pugh

RANDLEMAN-Walter “Buck” Thompson Jr., 64,passed Feb. 2nd, 2006, at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center. Memorial service will be 2 p.m. Feb. 5th at Pugh Funeral Home, Randleman; Rev. Rex Pollard officiating. Native of Randolph County. Surviving are wife, Annie Seawell Thompson; daughter, Teresa Jones of Wallace, S.C.; son, Mickey Thompson of Gray, Ga.; brother, George Leon Thompson of Asheboro; four grandchildren; one stepgrandchild.-Pugh

STALEY-Barbara Jean Wilson Brooks, 70, passed Feb. 2nd, 2006, at Moses H. Cone Hospital, Greensboro. Funeral service will be 3 p.m. Feb. 5th at Olivers Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church; Rev. Thedelmon Cromartie officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Native of Randolph County. Surviving are sons, James Brooks Jr. and Tyrone Brooks, both of Staley; daughters, Barbara McMasters and Juanita Cannon, both of Staley, Carol Foxx of Siler City, Deborah B. Rush of Liberty; 17 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren.-Farrar

2.3.06

CARTHAGE- Vincent Floyd Seawell, 47, passed Feb. 3rd, 2006. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Feb. 17th at Putnam Friends Church; Rev. Ernest Moore and the Rev. D.L. Hussey officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Native of Randolph County. Surviving are parents, Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Seawell of the home; son, Jeremy Seawell of Candor; daughters, Trudy Spivey of Star, Brandi Seawell of Robbins; sisters, Wanda Horner, Patsy Garner and Verna Morrison, all of Robbins; two grandsons.-Kennedy

LIBERTY-Willie Bartell Sr. passed Feb. 3rd, 2006, at Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital, Greensboro. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Feb. 8th, at St. Stephen A.M.E. Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Surviving are sons, Victor Bartell and Willie Bartell Jr., both of Greensboro, Richard Bartell of the home, Keith Bartell of Liberty, Kenneth Bartell of Coleridge; daughters, the Rev. Mary Bartell and Eva B. Cheek, both of Liberty, Geraldine Garner and Minnie Turnage, both of Greensboro; 14 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.-Kimes

BENNETT- William Fletcher “Dee” Garner, 79, passed Feb. 3rd, 2006, at Mariner Health Care, Asheboro. Funeral service will be 2:30 p.m. Feb. 6th at Center United Methodist Church, Sanford; Rev. Mike Austin and the Rev. Ralph Baker officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Native of Randolph County. Surviving are sisters, Myrtle Cheek Noah of Bennett, Dorothy Medlin of Sanford, Lucille Rogers of Pensacola, Fla.-Joyce/Brady

TRINITY-Mrs. Jean Summerlin Smoot, 64, passed Feb. 3, 2006. Funeral will be at 2:00 pm Feb. 7th in the Mausoleum of Oakwood Memorial Park in High Point with the Reverend Otis Collins officiating. Born January 26, 1942 in Caldwell County to William Bruce Summerlin and Wilda McGee Summerlin. Married to Gaston W. Smoot who preceded her in death on October 18, 2003. Preceded in death by a daughter, Donna Lynn Hunt on October 13, 2003. Surviving are three sons, Christopher Smoot and wife, Judy of High Point, David Hunt and wife, Rosa of Trinity and James Clay Hunt of Avery County. Three granddaughters, Jennifer Lauren Hunt, Nicole Hunt and Naomi Ruth Haney. Sister, Donita Durrence and husband, Marty of Burlington. Two brother, Ronald Summerlin and wife, Kathryn of Randleman and Verne Ayers of Pageland, South Carolina.-Cumby

2.4.06

ASHEBORO-Virgina Henry Lamb, age 93, passed Feb. 4th 2006 at Clapps Convalescent Nursing Home, Asheboro. Funeral will be Feb. 6th at 3:30 at Pugh Funeral Home Chapel; Rev. Michael W. Adams officiating. Burial will be in Asheboro City Cemetery, Asheboro. Born April 15, 1912 in Randolph County, NC the daughter of Oliver and Ora (Henley) Henry. Widow of Carl G. Lamb who died in 1972. Survived by one daughter: Jane Graham of Austin, TX ; one son: David Lamb of Asheboro, NC; 3 grandchildren; and 5 great grandchildren.-Pugh

ASHEBORO- Rona Myrtle Williamson Burrow, 94, passed Feb. 4th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Feb. 7th at Pugh Funeral Home, Asheboro; Rev. C. Gene Booker officiating. Burial will be in Giles Chapel United Methodist Church cemetery. Native of Randolph County, the widow of James Paul Burrow. Surviving are sons, Jimmy P. Burrow and Claude J. “Buddy” Burrow, both of Randleman; daughters, Margaret B. Vickory of Ramseur, Georgia B. Frye of Randleman; brothers, Roy Williamson and Jack D. Williamson, both of Asheboro; sisters, Margie W. Nelson and Peggy W. Williams, both of Asheboro, Geneva W. Perguson of Randleman; 14 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren.-Pugh

2.5.06

SEAGROVE- James Russell Macon, 88, passed Feb. 5th, 2006, at his residence. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Feb. 8th, 2006, at Antioch Christian Church; Rev. Gerald Ward officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Randolph County native. Preceded in death by his grandson-in-law, Tony Auman. Surviving are wife, Allie Hall Macon of the home; son and daughter-in-law, Bobby and Betty Macon of Seagrove; grandchildren, Mike and wife, Kay Macon, of Seagrove, Joan Auman, of Seagrove; great-grandchildren, Logan Macon, Beth Auman and Kathryn Auman-Loflin

2.6.06

ARCHDALE- John Byron “June” Hill, Jr., 75, of Archdale, NC passed Feb. 6th, 2006 in Wesley Long Nursing Center, Greensboro, NC. Funeral services will be 3:00 PM Thursday, Feb. 9th, 2006 in the chapel of Cumby Family Funeral Service in Archdale; Rev. Frank Gribble officiating. Burial will follow at Floral Garden Park Cemetery. Born in Randolph County, NC on Feb. 20th, 1929, son to John Byron, Sr. and Clara Fields Hill. Preceded in death by his parents, and older brother, Harrison Hill. Surviving are his former wife, Irene York Hill of Randleman, NC; son Wayne Eugene Hill of Trinity; daughters, Elizabeth “Ann” Miller of High Point; Robin Craven Caylor of Thomasville; Gail H. Hart of Whitsett, NC; seven grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; brothers, Samuel “Tom” Hill of Trinity, NC; William “Bill” Hill of Cana, VA; sisters, Darlene Spaugh of Archdale; Nellie Auman of Archdale; Judy Peele of Lexington, NC; Mary Jackson of Archdale; Doris Hill Rogers of Sunset, AZ; his step-mother, Nancy L. Hill of Trinity; step-brothers, Roger Lackey and David Lackey; and step-sisters, Susan Gray; Kay Winfrey; Faye Trotter; 26 nieces and nephews; 38 great-nieces and nephews and 13 great-great nieces and nephews.-Cumby

ASHEBORO-(V)James Monroe Rich, age 87, passed Feb. 6th, 2006. Memorial service will be held Feb. 10th, 2006 at 11:00 AM at First United Methodist Church; Rev. W. Michael Holder and Rev. George W. Roberson officiating. Born July 14, 1918 the son of the late William Henry Harris Rich and the late Crissie Corena Jackson Rich. Native of Randolph County. Survived by Craig and Nina Allard; grandchildren, Suzanne and Derek Allard; Leigh Ann Luck, Deanne Thurber; seven nieces, four nephews, and twenty six great nieces and nephews. -Pugh

RAMSEUR-Annie Mary Smith Pugh, 93, passed Feb. 6th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Feb. 8th at Fayetteville Street Baptist Church, Asheboro; Rev. Adrian Pugh, the Rev. Randall Pugh, the Rev. Anthony Pugh and the Rev. Dwane Pugh officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Cross Christian Church Cemetery. Native of Randolph County. Surviving are sons, Adrian Pugh of Ramseur, Randall Pugh of Weaverville, Anthony Pugh of Asheboro, Dwane Pugh of Orange, Va.; stepsons, David R. Pugh of Lexington, John Pugh Jr. of Asheboro; stepdaughter, Muriel Cox of Asheboro; 17 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; a number of great-great-grandchildren.-Loflin

ASHEBORO-Richard “Rick” Lee Schimanski, 56, passed Feb. 6th, 2006, at High Point Regional Hospital. Funeral service will be Feb. 9th, 2006, at 11 a.m. at the Ridge Funeral Home Chapel; Rev. Russ Ward officiating. Burial will follow at a later date in Glen Cemetery in Paxton, Ill. Born in Peoria, Ill., on Dec. 12, 1949, to Ralph and Erma Schimanski, preceded in death by his mother, Erma Schimanski in 1990. Surviving are his wife, Kay Cagle Schimanski of the home; father, Ralph G. Schimanski of Paxton, Ill.; sister, Joanna Bayles and husband, Scott, of Loda, Ill.; stepdaughter, Rhonda Cagle Cashwell and husband, Jim, of Charlotte; stepgrandchildren, Joshua Cashwell, Jared Cashwell, Jacob Cashwell, Rachel Cashwell and Rebekah Cashwell.-Ridge

ASHEBORO -Martha Sue Fields Wishneski, 59, passed Feb. 6th, 2006, at Randolph Heath and Rehabilitation. Private graveside service will be Feb. 11th, 2006, at Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery. Born in Guilford County on Sept. 12, 1946, to the late Ray and Anne Fields. Surviving are her companion, Juan L. Egusquiza of the home; daughter, Tonya Sue Purcell of Marathon, Fla.; son, Jonathan David Wishneski of Asheboro; sisters, Barbara F. Mroczkowski of Asheboro, Mary Lou F. Strain of Chestnut Ridge, N.Y.; brothers, Ray Fields Jr. of Randleman, Charles B. Fields of Climax, Robert L. Fields of Asheboro; grandchildren, Justin Michael Wilton, Shane David Wishneski, Heather Sue Wishneski, Ashley Ann Wishneski, Caliegh Wishneski, Chris Purcell, Coral Sue Purcell and Ruby Sue Purcell.-Ridge

2.7.06

ARCHDALE-Ruth B. Carden 96, of Archdale, passed Feb. 7th. Funeral services will be 2 pm Feb. 14th in the Chapel of Cumby Family Funeral Service Archdale. Interment will follow in Floral Garden Memorial Park. Born July 17, 1909 in High Point daughter of the late Giles Mebane Carden and Martha Witcher Carden. Survived by her nephew Del Ray Wilson Sr. and his wife Rebecca Ford Wilson, great nephews, Del Ray Jr. and wife Rebecca Singleton Wilson, John Wilson, Craig Wilson, great nieces, Renay Wilson Morgan and Melany Wilson all of Ramseur. Other nephews include, John Carden of Mebane, Dewey Carden of Winston-Salem, Mike Carden of Archdale, Billy Carden of High Point, Craig Carden of High Point, Clyde Carden of High Point, Tim Carden of Winston-Salem and Del Ray Carden of Archdale. Other nieces include Claudette Carden Gooble and Linda Carden Lohr both of Thomasville. Niece by marriage Betty Jo Carden of High Point and sisters-in-law Ethel Carden and Betty Carrol Carden both of High Point. Survived by nine great nephews and five great nieces.-Cumby

RANDLEMAN- Ruth Elizabeth Upton McCaskill, 90, passed Feb. 7th, 2006, at Clapp’s Nursing Home, Pleasant Garden. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Feb. 11th at Friendship Baptist Church, Level Cross; Rev. Rex Pollard officiating. Burial will be in Randolph Memorial Park. Native of Guilford County, the widow of John A. McCaskill and a retired textile employee. Surviving are sons, Gary A. McCaskill and Johnny A. McCaskill, both of Randleman, Bobby L. McCaskill of Winston-Salem; daughter, Shellia M. Williamson of Forest Oaks; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren.-Pugh

RANDLEMAN- Vera Cornelia Robbins Allred, age 92, passed Feb. 7th, 2006, at Carillon Assisted Living Of Asheboro. Funeral will be Feb. 10th, 2006, at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church; Rev. Kenneth L. Reaves and Rev. Ron McCracken officiating. Burial will follow in Randolph Memorial Park, Asheboro. Born June 28, 1913, in Randleman, the daughter of Willard Canby and Mary Peninah (Hinshaw) Robbins. Native of Randolph County. Preceded in death by her husband, Tom Allred, in 1981. Survived by one sister, Ila Mae Beane of Rocky Mount; and one brother, Willard C. Robbins of Greensboro. Pugh

RANDLEMAN-William Roger Lawson, 55, passed Feb. 7th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Feb. 10th at Ridge Funeral Home, Asheboro; Rev. Ed Arroyo officiating. Burial will be in Liberty Road Baptist Church Cemetery. Native of Mt. Airy. Surviving are wife, Sandra McPherson Lawson of the home; daughter, Melissa DeWeese of Thomasville; stepdaughter, Amy Needham of Climax; parents, Grover and Gladys Lawson of Randleman; sisters, Brenda Vernon of Asheboro, Linda Ingle of Randleman, Glenda York of Siler City, Janet Rich of Denton; brothers, Roy Lee Lawson of Asheboro, Michael Lawson of Climax, Raymond Lawson of Liberty; one stepgrandchild.-Ridge

ASHEBORO- William Lewis “Billy” Whitley, age 66, passed Feb. 7th, 2006, at his home. Funeral services will be Feb. 10th, 2006, at 2 p.m. at West Bend United Methodist Church; Rev. David Cox officiating. Burial will follow in Oaklawn Cemetery, Asheboro. Native of Randolph County. Preceded in death by his wife of 46 years, Bonnie Davis Whitley. Survived by his daughter, Rebecca Whitley and her husband, Scott Ainsworth, of the home.-Pugh

2.8.06

ASHEBORO-Eva Chloe Lanier Bunting, 88, passed Feb. 8th, 2006, at Randolph Health & Rehabilitation, Asheboro. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Feb. 10th at Ridge Funeral Home, Asheboro; Rev. Mark H. Spencer officiating. Burial will be in Oaklawn Cemetery. Native of Randolph County, the widow of Edgar W. Marsh and Wallace Maness. Surviving are husband, Reggie Bunting of Asheboro; daughter, Linda Davis of Asheboro; sons, Thomas Marsh and Fred Marsh, both of Asheboro; nine grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild.-Ridge

ASHEBORO- Myrtle Elizabeth Meigs, age 94, passed Feb. 8th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital, Asheboro. Private memorial service will be held at a later date. Native of Union County. Preceded in death by her nephew, Jim Howell; and her sister, Berta Howell. Survived by her sister, Edna Dozier and her husband, Jimmy, of Virginia Beach, Va.; nieces, Sue King and her husband, Mike, of Kure Beach, Phyllis Cooper and her husband, Harry, Virginia Cooper and her husband, Darrell, all of Asheboro; nephews, Bob Howell and his wife, Lib, and John Howell and his wife, Virginia, all of Asheboro.-Pugh

ASHEBORO- Mae Dean Chriscoe Koromhas, 66, passed Feb. 8th, 2006, at Kindred Hospital, Greensboro. Entombment service will be 3 p.m. Feb. 11th at Randolph Memorial Park, with Pastor Wayne Eller officiating. Native of Randolph County. Surviving are husband, John Koromhas; son, Ricky Glenn Tilley of Asheboro; daughters, Lisa Dean Yelton of Morganton, Pamela Gail Tilley of Asheboro; sisters, Carol Osborne of Greensboro, Alice Gray of Holden Beach; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren.-Pugh

ORLANDO, Fla.- Edward Albert Harrison Jr., 38, of Orlando, Fla., passed Feb. 8th, 2006, at his home. Private memorial service will be held at a later date. Native of Randolph County. Surviving are daughter, Heather Kivett of Asheboro; father and stepmother, Edward Harrison Sr. and Mary Harrison of Randleman; sisters, Sheryl McIver of Randleman, Jennifer Beaver of Asheboro; stepsisters, Tammy Stephens and Lori Sizemore, both of Randolph County; stepbrothers, Robbie Kinton and John Kinton, both of Randolph County.

2.9.06

RAMSEUR- Virginia Dare Gabriel Thompson, 96, passed Feb. 9th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Funeral service will be 3 p.m. Feb. 12th at Central United Methodist Church, Mooresville; Rev. Don Haynes and the Rev. Lory Beth Thompson Huffman. Burial will be in Glenwood Memorial Park, Mooresville. Native of Iredell County, the widow of Joe Davis Thompson. Surviving are daughter, Jeannine Thompson-Cavin & Cook

ASHEBORO- Folger Dean Carter, 58, passed Feb. 9th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Memorial service will be conducted at a later date at Golden Gate Baptist Church. Born in Randolph County on July 14, 1947, to Folger and Dorothy Carter. Surviving are his wife, Patsy A. Carter of the home; daughters, Shannon Mintz and husband, Jimmy, of Wilmington, Michelle Lott of Asheboro; son, Shawn Dean Carter of Randleman; parents, Folger and Dorothy Carter of Asheboro; twin sister, Jean Jacob of Bradenton, Fla., sister, Susan Jackson of Ramseur; and grandchildren, Brittney Mintz and Gabrielle Mintz, both of Wilmington.

ASHEBORO- Lela Allison Mackey Cameron, 84, passed Feb. 9th, 2006, at Clapp’s Convalescent Nursing Home. Graveside service will be Feb. 18th, 2006 at 11:00 a.m. at Cypress Presbyterian Church, Cameron, NC; Rev. David M. Cameron. Born on November 13, 1921 in Norcross, Georgia to the late Lester Charles Allison, Sr. and Ivah McDaniel Allison. On June 26, 1943 Lela married John Curtis Mackey who passed on Oct. 18, 1943. On October 25, 1947 Lela married Melvin Turner Cameron of Cameron, NC who passed on April 2, 1995. Survived by one daughter, Jane C. Darwin and husband Dr. J. Robert Darwin of Asheboro, NC and two sons, Dr. John D. Cameron and wife Susan D. Cameron of Asheboro, NC, and Rev. David M. Cameron and wife Rev. Kathryn J. Cameron of Nellysford, VA; brother, Lester C. Allison, Jr. of Cleveland, GA; six grandchildren, Allison and Robert Darwin, Paige and Ross Cameron, and Katie and Will Cameron. -Pugh

ASHEBORO- Jane Cochran Fox, 84, passed Feb. 9th, 2006, at Twin Lakes Health Care Center, Burlington. Graveside services will be Feb. 13th at Oaklawn Cemetery in Asheboro; Rev. W. Russell Ward, Jr. officiating. Born Feb. 5th, 1922 to John Leach and Eula King Cochran. Her husband, Jim Fox, her parents, and two brothers, Dr. John L. Cochran and Edward K. Cochran, preceded her in death. Survived by two daughters, Judy (Jerry) McLarty, of Atlanta, Ga, Jan (Rob) Bridgers, of Wilmington, N.C., three grandchildren, Justin McLarty, of Atlanta, Ga., and Spencer and Robert Bridgers, of Wilmington, a sister, Mary Smitherman, of Fayetteville, three sisters-in-law, Charlesanna Fox, of Twin Lakes, Burlington, June Cochran, of Asheboro, and Jane Cochran of Hendersonville, and many cousins, nieces, and nephews. -Pugh

ASHEBORO- Samuel Leslie Moon, 65, passed Feb. 9th, 2006, at Wesley Long Community Hospital, Greensboro. Memorial service will be 2 p.m. Feb. 12th at Cumby Family Funeral Service, Archdale; Rev. David Keith officiating. Native of Guilford County. Surviving are wife, Miriam Jackson Moon of the home; son, David Keith Moon of Wilmington; daughter, Debra Dianne M. Smith of Asheboro; sister, Mary Faith Moon Swick of Fayetteville; one grandson.-Cumby

ASHEBORO- (V)Clayton Davis Spencer, 81, passed Feb. 9th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Graveside service, with military honors by the Randolph County Honor Guard, will be 2 p.m. Feb. 12th at Randolph Memorial Park; Rev. Russell Chrisco officiating. Native of Randolph County. Surviving are wife, Ruth Spencer of the home; daughter, Judy S. Bell of Asheboro; son, Wayne Spencer of Troy; sisters, Annie Barker of Climax, Laura Etta Allred of Badin Lake, Ruby Henley of Jonesboro, Ga.; brother, Herman Parker Spencer of Holden Beach; four grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.-Ridge

2.10.06

RAMSEUR- Daniel Franklin Burgess, 78, passed Feb. 10th, 2006, at Forsyth Medical Center, Winston-Salem. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Feb. 12th at First Christian Church,;Rev. Garry Arnett and the Rev. Adrian Pugh officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Knoll Cemetery. Native of Randolph County. Surviving are wife, Louise Roberts Burgess of the home; sons, Daniel Franklin Burgess Jr. of Franklinville, Ronald Ray Burgess of Ramseur; daughter, Reva B. Stutts of Franklinville; brother, Bruce Burgess of Ramseur; sisters, Billie Lee Siler of Greensboro, Erma Smith and Ann Harris, both of Ramseur; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren.-Loflin

ARCHDALE-Paul Warren, 83, passed Feb. 10th, 20066 at Westwood Health & Rehab Center. Funeral Services will be Feb. 13th at 2:00p.m. from the chapel of Cumby Family Funeral Service in Archdale; Rev. Garland McDowell. Interment will follow in the Fairview United Methodist Church Cemetery. Born May 28, l922 in Stokes County a son of Charlie A. and Eliza Southern Warren. In December l952 he was married to Christine Cook who survives of the home. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by 2 Sisters; Irene Holland and Mary Cook; 3 Brothers; Odell, Norman, and Henry Warren.-Cumby

SOPHIA-Peggy Marie Grant Jacobs, 70 passed Feb. 10th, 2006. Funeral will be 3:00 pm Feb. 12th at Archdale Assembly of God Church; Rev. Billy Ray Myers and Rev. Raleigh Hayden officiating. Entombment will follow at Floral Garden Memorial Park Mausoleum. Born March 21, 1935 in Guilford County a daughter to the late Rev. Wesley and Vader Myrtle King Grant. On April 10, 1976 she was married to Earnest Jacobs who survives of the home. Surviving are five children: Vader Marie (Peanut) Jacobs and husband Len of Trinity, Pamela Jean Thompson of Lexington, Rebecca Sue Hunt and husband Greg of High Point, James Wesley King and wife Pam of OH, and Jesse Monroe King and wife Shelby of OH; four step children: Larry Jacobs and wife Doreen of Greensboro, Ernestine Lowery and husband Albert, Ronald Jacobs and wife Ann, and Teresa Jacobs all of Whiteville; a sister Myrtle Gulledge of Trinity; three brothers: Jesse Grant of High Point, Paul Grant of High Point and Buddy Grant of SC; 11 grandchildren, 12 step grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, four step great grandchildren.-Cumby

2.11.06

TRINITY-(V)H. Reid Miller, 93 passed Feb. 11th, 2006 in High Point Regional Hospital. Funeral is 3:00 PM Feb. 14th at Hopewell United Methodist Church, with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Born in Trinity, NC on June 3, 1912, son to Hugh and Mary Elizabeth Royals Miller. Preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Worth Miller and Coke Miller, a sister, Eunice Frazier and a great-grandson, Garrison Gantt. Surviving are his wife of 59 years, Alice C. Miller; daughter, Linda M. Gantt of Trinity; son, Philip R. Miller and wife, Cheryl of Trinity; grandson, Alan Gantt and wife, Karen; granddaughter, Bobbie Harmon and husband, Michael; three great-granddaughters, Hayden, Macy, and Emmorie Gantt; great-grandson, Reid Harmon; 5 nieces and 5 nephews.-Cumby

ASHEBORO-Margie Brim Anderson, 74, passed Feb. 11th, 2006. Funeral will be Feb. 13th at Huldah Baptist Church, Asheboro, NC; Rev. Raeford Brim and Rev. David Hunt officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Born April 21, 1931. Preceeded in death by her sister, Doris Luffman. Survived by her husband: William T. “Bill” Anderson; Step Daughter: Donna Peoples of Poteet, TX; step mother, Esther Voncannon Ward of Asheboro, NC; Brother: Leon Mitchell of Asheboro, NC; Sister And Her Husband, Betty And Frank Rich of Mcleansville, NC; Brother & His Wife, Rudy And Becky Shipman of New Bern, NC; Nieces, Lisa Elliott of Asheboro and Christina Raye of Los Angeles, CA; Nephews, Brian Luffman of Asheboro, NC; Matt cockman of Fayetteville, NC; Joel Luffman of Asheboro, NC; Mark cockman of Greensboro, NC; Mother In Law, Eloise Nobles of Cumming, GA; Brother-in-law And His Wife, Frank And Beverly Nobles of Cumming, GA; Brother In Law, John C. Luffman of Asheboro, NC -Pugh

BURLINGTON-(V)Mr. Walter Lewis Hinshaw, 88, passed Feb. 11th, 2006. Funeral service will be at Holly Springs Friends Meeting in Ramseur on Feb. 15th, 2006; Rev. Rick Sessoms and the Rev. Susanne Shoffner officiating. Burial will follow in the Meeting House Cemetery. Born in Randolph County, son of the late Carl C. Hinshaw and the late Fleta Allen Hinshaw. Preceded in death by his stepmother, Mrs. Hazel Stout Hinshaw and wife, Florence Macon Hinshaw. Survived by two sons, Larry L. Hinshaw and his wife Nancy of Burlington and C. Lynn Hinshaw and his wife Mary Ann of Morehead City; and a sister Alyssis Grimes of Ramseur. He is also survived by three grandchildren, Brian L. Hinshaw and his wife Tricia of Asheville, Julie Hinshaw Sywassink and her husband Chris of Twin Bridges, Mont. and Lisa Hinshaw Miles and her husband Michael of Fuquay Varina. There are also four great-grandchildren. In addition, he is survived by three half brothers, Myron Hinshaw, Paul Hinshaw and Frank Hinshaw and a half sister Eleanor Gunter.-Rich & Thompson

ARCHDALE- F.E. "Shorty" Walker, 85, passed Feb. 11th, 2006 at his residence. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Feb. 14th at Archdale Church of the Nazerene. Interment will be in Mt. Gilead United Methodist Church. -Sechrest

LIBERTY- (V)Charles Howard Hinshaw, 82, passed Feb. 11th, 2006, at his home. Memorial service will be 2 p.m. Feb. 13th, 2006, at First United Methodist Church of Liberty; Rev. Steve Johnson officiating. Born April 2, 1923, in Randolph County to the late Jesse L. and Sarah Garner Hinshaw. Preceded in death by four brothers and one sister. Survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Evelyn Millikan Hinshaw; his son, Leslie Hinshaw and wife, Brenda, of Liberty; daughter, Kay Philipp and husband, Tom, of Boone; daughter, Wanda Hinshaw and husband, Lyle Schoenfeldt of Valle Crucis; brother, Rez Hinshaw of Matthews; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.-

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2.13.06

ASHEBRO-Katie Wilson Cranford, age 81, passed Feb. 13th, 2006 at GrayBrier Nursing And Retirement Center, Archdale. Graveside service will be Feb. 18th, 2006 at 11:00 am at Faith Temple Baptist Church Cemetery; Dr. Buddy Smith officiating. Native of Chatham County, preceded in death by her husband Arthur Cranford. Survived by sister: Margaret W Fox of Siler City, NC. Pugh

ASHEBORO- Katie Walker passed Feb. 13th, 2006, at Asheboro Health & Rehabilitation. Funeral service will be 12pm Feb. 18th at Church of God of Prophecy. Surviving are daughter, Julie Cheek of Asheboro; one grandson; four great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren.-Gailes

GREENSBORO-(V) Enoch Hugh Strider, age 84, passed Feb. 13th, 2006, at Moses Cone Hospital, Greensboro. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Feb. 16th, 2006, at First United Methodist Church, Mt. Gilead; Rev. Jim Harris and the Rev. Neal Brower officiating. Burial will be in Sharon Cemetery, Mt. Gilead. Born May 13, 1921, in Randolph County, a son of the late Walter and Crassie Strider. Surviving are wife, Ruth Lineberry Strider of the home; stepdaughter, Pamela York Apple and husband, Aubrey, of North Myrtle Beach, S.C.; brother, Max Strider and wife, Thelma, of Asheboro; sister, Grace Williams of Asheboro; several loving nieces and nephews.-Edwards

DENTON-Ila Loflin McDowell Garren, 81, passed Feb. 13th, 2006, at Randolph Health and Rehabilitation of Asheboro. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Feb. 16th at High Rock Baptist Church; Rev. Ray Swaney officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Union Community Church Cemetery. Native of Randolph County, the widow of Reggie McDowell and Lee Garren. Surviving are son, David McDowell of Trinity; stepsons, Bill Garren of Georgia and Herman Garren of Asheboro; daughter, Mary Fine of the home; stepdaughter, Celia Jane Ballard of Ramseur; one grandchild; two great-grandchildren.-Briggs

SEAGROVE- Larry Rayford Chriscoe, 52, passed Feb. 13th, 2006, at his residence. Funeral will be 11 AM, Feb. 15th at Trinity Wesleyan Church; Rev. George Simmons and Rev. Ken McDowell officiating. Burial in the church cemetery. Native of Randolph County. Surviving: wife, Barbara Hussey Chriscoe; sons Clifford Chriscoe, Claude Chriscoe, and Austin Chriscoe, all of Seagrove daughters, Jennifer Miller, of Asheboro; Misty Chriscoe, of High Falls. Brothers, Harold Chriscoe, Roy Chriscoe, Wayne Chriscoe, and Maxton Chriscoe, all of Seagrove; Vernon Chriscoe, of High Falls. Sisters, Ruth Cox, of Asheboro; Elsie Johnson and Tina Chriscoe, both of Seagrove. 5 Grandchildren-Loflin

FRANKLINVILLE-Alvie Reynolds Holt, 92, passed Feb. 13th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Funeral is 3 PM, Feb. 15th, at Loflin Funeral Home Chapel; Rev. Ron Landers and Rev. Eric Branch officiating. Burial will be at Randolph Memorial Park. Native of Henry County, Va. Surviving are sons, Allen Holt and wife, Lorine, of Franklinville; and Jackie Holt, of the home. Daughters, Margaret Moffitt, of Coleridge; and Brenda Sherrill and husband, Bobby; of Archdale. Brothers, Douglas Reynolds and Dewey Reynolds, both of Danville, Va. 9 Grandchildren, 22 Great Grandchildren. 1 Great Great Grandson.-Loflin

ASHEBORO -William Dempsey Freeman, 75, passed Feb. 13th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Funeral will be 11 AM, Feb. 16th at Deep River Baptist Church; Rev. Larry Pugh and Rev. Terry Kersey officiating. Burial in the church cemetery. Native of Randolph Co, preceded in death by his wife, Edna C. Freeman, his sisters, Annie Wilson, Gladys McLeod, and Lee Freeman, and by his brother, Walter Freeman. Surviving, son, Mark Freeman and his wife, Angela, of Coleridge. Brothers, Joe Freeman and his wife, Faye, of Asheboro; and Wesley Freeman and his wife, Nellie, of Seagrove; and Kitty Freeman, of Newport News, Va. Sisters, Stacy Cornelison, and her husband, James, Mildred Chrisco, Rachel Smith and her husband, Buster, all of Asheboro; Nellie Bean, Mamie Hare, both of Seagrove; and Connie King, of Charlotte. Grandchildren, Haleigh Freeman and Kyle Freeman, both of Coleridge-Loflin

Franklinville- Evelyn Eddinger Redding, 77, passed Feb. 13th, 2006, at Crossroads Retirement Community. Funeral will be 3 PM, Feb. 16th at Clearview Baptist Church; Rev. Jeff Johnson and Rev. Russell Chriscoe. Burial Randolph Memorial Park. Native of Randolph Co. Surviving, husband, Jackson L. Redding, Sr. Sons, Jackson L. Redding, Jr. and wife, Linda G. Redding., of Franklinville; Steven D. Redding and wife, Cheryl Redding, of Asheboro. Daughter, Ginger R. Craig and husband, William C. Craig, of Asheboro. Brother, Fred Eddinger and wife, Ruth S. Eddinger, of Randleman. Sister, Edith Coble and husband Dove Coble, of Climax Grandchildren, Steven Redding, Jr. and Ashley Redding.-Loflin

SEAGROVE — Eli Eugene “Teddy” Cheek, 91, passed Feb. 13, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Funeral service will be 3 p.m. Feb. 17th at Piney Ridge United Methodist Church; Rev. James A. Curry officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Native of Randolph County. Surviving are daughters, Bonita Brady, Mary Cassidy and Peggy Matthews, all of Seagrove; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren.-Hodges

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THOMASVILLE-(V)Wayne Miller Freeman, 79, of passed Feb. 14th, 2006, in the Britthaven of Davidson Nursing Center. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Feb. 16th in First Baptist Church; Rev. Bynum Orr and the Rev. Eric Freeman officiating. Burial will follow in Holly Hill Memorial Park Cemetery. Born Jan. 25, 1927, in Randolph County. -JC Green

ASHEBORO-Leah Mae Brown Walker, 87, passed Feb. 14th, 2006, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home, Winston-Salem. Funeral service will be 3 p.m. Feb. 17th at Neighbors Grove Wesleyan Church; Rev. Chris Byrne officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Native of Randolph County. Surviving are daughter, Hilda Stalker of Randleman; son, Worth Hillary “Larry” Walker of Lexington; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren.-Pugh

ASHEBORO-Timothy Roy “Tim” Briles, 28, passed Feb. 14th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. No Services. Native of Randolph County. Surviving are wife, Candice Varner Briles of the home; daughter, Carissa Nicole Briles of Asheboro; son, Colby Shane Bass of the home; mother and stepfather, Sharon Richardson Walker and Mickey Walker; father, Roy W. Briles of Asheboro; sister, Michelle Hamlett of Asheboro; grandparents, Winfred and Christine Richardson and Lucille Briles, all of Asheboro.-Ridge

ASHEBORO- Lucille Richardson Hughes, 93, passed Feb. 14th, 2006, at Carillon Assisted Living of Asheboro. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Feb. 18th at Flag Springs United Methodist; Billy Jarrett officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Native of Mt. Gilead, the widow of Winfred Carl Hughes. Surviving are son, Winfred Hughes Jr. of Weaverville; sisters, Mozelle Haithcock of Mt. Gilead, Bertie Johnson of Asheboro; three grandchildren.-Pugh

ASHEBORO- James William “Big Daddy” Miller, 52, passed Feb. 14th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Private service will be held later. Native of Randolph County. Surviving are wife, Barbara Jean Miller of the home; daughter, Carol Miller of Asheboro; son, Nick Miller of Randleman; sisters, Phyllis Varner of Asheboro, Minnie Moran of Ramseur; brother, Barry J. Miller of Greensboro; one grandchild.-Ridge

RAMSEUR- (V)Franklin Dorsett Parks, 75, passed Feb. 14th, 2006, at his residence. Funeral service will be 3 p.m. Feb. 17th at Loflin Funeral Home Chapel; Rev. Marion Smith and the Rev. Jeff Joyce officiating. Burial will be in Holly’s Chapel Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery. Native of Randolph Co. Preceded in death by his son, Merrill Parks; and also by his grandson, David Coble. Surviving are wife, Juanita F. Parks of the home; son and daughter-in-law, Ricky Coble and wife, Alana, of Maplewood, N.J.; daughter and son-in-law, Traci Joyce and husband, David, of Franklinville; brothers, Sam Parks of Ramseur; sisters, Mary Allen of Staley; grandchildren, Seth Routh, Savannah Routh, Julia Coble, Sarah Joyce, Hannah Joyce.-Loflin

2.15.06

ASHEBORO- Edgar Emerson Thomas, 95, passed Feb. 15t 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Funeral services will be Feb. 18th, 2006 at 2:00 PM at the Pugh Funeral Home Chapel; Rev. Brian Worley officiating. Burial will follow in Randolph Memorial Park, Asheboro. Native of Randolph County, NC. Survived by his wife, Opal Scott Thomas; daughter, Pat Coble and her husband Gene Coble of Asheboro, NC; sons, Dr. E. Scott Thomas and his wife Barbara Russell Thomas of Raleigh, NC; Mike Thomas of Asheboro, NC; grandchildren, Benjie Voncannon; Eddie Voncannon; Lori Coble; Elizabeth Thomas Tripp; Susan Thomas Worley; E. Scott Thomas, Jr.; Chad Thomas; Mickey Shaw; 16 great grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren; and sister, Jessie Tysor of Asheboro, NC. -Pugh

ASHEBORO-Joan Jarrett Harris, age 72, passed Feb. 15th, 2006, at her home. Funeral services will be Feb. 17th, 2006, at 11 a.m. at Pugh Funeral Home Chapel; Rev. William Allen,IV officiating. Burial will be at 1 p.m. at Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church Cemetery in Reidsville. Native of Rockingham County. Survived by daughters, Karen H. Davis of Fuquay-Varina, Melody H. Powell of Fayetteville, Ga.; sons, Daryl G. Harris, Neal G. Harris of Willow Spring; grandchildren, Bailey Neal Powell, Stephen Grayson Powell, Michael Ross Harris; brother, Gerald Jarrett of Rockingham; sisters, Julia J. Cisco of Kernersville, Martha J. Cross of Reidsville.-Pugh

RAMSEUR- Jimmy Lee Cooper, 67, passed Feb. 15th, 2006, at Moses Cone Hospital. Funeral will be 3 pm, Feb. 18th at Harmony Baptist Church; Rev. Jimmy Hill and Rev. Ken Huggins conducting. Native of Moore Co. Preceded in death by his daughter, Melissa Cooper Mickey. Surviving are wife, Gladys Luck Cooper. Daughter, Dana C. Rideout and husband, Scott, and their son, Cooper, of Raleigh. Grandchildren, Kristen Mickey and Jody Mickey.-Loflin

ARCHDALE-Mr. Leonard D. Bazen, 48 of Archdale passed Feb. 15th at his home. Funeral services will be 11 am Feb. 18th at Fairfield United Methodist Church; Reverend J. Barry Lemons officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Born January 3, 1958 in High Point, he is a son of Loranzie D. Bazen and Doris Bazen of Trinity. In addition to his parents he is survived by his wife Amy Smith Bazen and two children Chad Ryan Bazen and Lindsey Marie Bazen all of the home. Also survived by a sister Teresa B. Wilson and her husband Jeff of Thomasville and brothers Chris Bazen of Trinity and Scott Bazen and his wife Brenda of Archdale and mother and father in law Arnold and Mary Smith of Asheboro, sister in law Shelia Elliott of Archdale. Also survived by nieces and nephew Shawn Bazen, Jacob Briles, Ashley Bazen, Misty Briles, Jessica Bazen, Cameron Bazen and Trevor Bazen.-Cumby

ASHEBORO- Esther Elizabeth Mungin, 82, passed Feb. 15th, 2006, at her home. Funeral service will be noon Feb. 20th at Greater St. John Baptist Church. Surviving are daughters, Carolyn Carey of Carthage, Lyderia Mungin of Brooklyn, N.Y., Monica Rush of Asheboro; son, Alexander S. Mungin of Asheboro; sister, Helen McGoogan of Pinehurst; 14 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren.-Gailes

2.16.06

RAMSEUR-Joanna Lynn Jessup Harris, 39, passed Feb. 16th, 2006 at Randolph Hospital, Asheboro. Funeral will be Feb. 20th, 2006 at 2:00 PM at Smith & Buckner Funeral Home, Siler City; Rev. Patrick Fuller officiating. Burial will follow in Brush Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Bear Creek. Born August 18, 1966, the daughter of Aubrey and Fay (Beal) Jessup. Native of Chatham County. Survived by her husband, Doug Harris; one daughter: Randa Jo Brady of Siler City; mother and step-father: Fay Jessup Brogan and Roger Brogan; two sisters: Judy Jessup Burns of Ramseur and Jenny Jessup Oldham and husband, Terry of Pittsboro. -Pugh

ASHEBORO- Ellen Tillman “Tillie” Phillips, 53, passed Feb. 16th, 2006, at Wesley Long Community Hospital, Greensboro. Funeral services will be Feb. 19th, 2006 at 3:00 PM at Oakhurst Baptist Church; Dr. Richard Crider, Allyson Phillips, and Lorraine Ridge officiating. Burial will follow in Oaklawn Cemetery, Asheboro. Native of Asheboro, NC. Survived by her mother, Katheryn McDowell Phillips of Asheboro, NC; sisters, Amy Phillips Ange and her husband Rodney; Mary Phillips Deitz and her husband Joe; all of Asheboro, NC; brother, Clyde McDowell Phillips and his wife Allyson of Asheboro, NC; nephews, Parker McDowell Ange; Davis McDowell Phillips; Grant French Phillips all of Asheboro, NC; and her beloved horses and dogs. -Pugh

DENTON-(V) Dorce L. Hogan, 69, passed Feb. 16th, 2006, at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem. Graveside service will be 4 p.m. Feb. 19th at New Hope United Methodist Church Cemetery; Rev. Dan Shore officiating. Native of Randolph County. Surviving are son, Rocky Hogan of Denton; stepdaughter, Audrey D. Tolle of Asheboro; sisters, Beulah Loflin, Bryte Hopkins, Lula Mae Luther, Mildred Richardson, all of Denton; one grandchild.-Briggs

2.17.06

ASHEBORO-Sarah Viola Hussey Navy, age 88, passed Feb. 17th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital, Asheboro, following a short illness. Funeral will be Feb. 20th, 2006, at 11 a.m. at Seventh Day Adventist Church, 1897 Trogdon Hill Road, Asheboro; Pastor Louis Badenhorst officiating. Burial will follow in Randolph Memorial Park, AsheboroBorn Oct. 18, 1917, in Moore County, the daughter of William Lewis and Loutitia Garner Hussey. Survived by her husband, James Edison “Jim” Navy. They were married March 8, 1938, in Asheboro. Survived by three children, Mrs. Patricia Ann Roesel and her husband, Charles, of Myrtle Point, Ore., Jerry Michael Navy and his wife, Loretta, of York, Pa., Randy James Navy and his wife, Paula, of Winston-Salem. She had six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Numerous nieces and nephews.-Pugh

ASHEBORO- Nellie Lee Haire Stubbs, 67, of Asheboro, passed Feb. 17th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Feb. 20th, 2006, at White’s Creek Baptist Church; Rev. Bryant Steen officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Born Jan. 6, 1939, in Moore County, a daughter of the late Lelia Haire and Wesley Lee Tart. Surviving are a son, Terry Haire and wife, Loretta, of Asheboro; a daughter, Cynthia Kay Haire Cottingham and fianc/, Alex Prince Bullard, of Hamlet; a brother, Harry Tart of Asheboro; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by a daughter, Lisa Marie Barber; and a son, Darrell Leverne Haire; two brothers, Bill and Jack Tart; and a sister, Peggy Tart.-Carter

2.18.06

ASHEBORO-Irma Johns, 99, passed on Feb. 18th, 2006. Private service was held. Native of Dayton, Ohio, the widow of David Edward Johns. Surviving are son, David Robert Johns of Asheboro; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren.-Ridge

2.19.06

ASHEBORO-(V)Thomas Eugene Tyson, 93, passed Feb. 19th, 2006, at his home. Graveside service will be on Feb. 22nd, 2006 at 2:00 PM in Oaklawn Cemetery, Asheboro; Rev. W. Russell Ward Jr. officiating. Native of Asheboro. Survived by three nieces, Donza Elizabeth Tyson; Margaret Tyson Mastbrook; Ann Tyson Campbell; and one nephew, Thomas Edgar Tyson.-Pugh

ASHEBORO-Frances Earlene Wood Tanner, age 86, passed Feb. 19th, 2006 at Randolph Health & Rehabilitation, Asheboro. Funeral services will be Feb. 22nd, 2006 at 2:00 P.M. at Pugh Funeral Home Chapel; Rev. Kenneth and Pat Thames officiating. Burial will be in Oaklawn Cemetery, Asheboro. Native of Randolph County. Preceded in death by her husband, Arvo Tanner. Survived by sons, Tommy Tanner of Asheboro, NC, Jerry Tanner of Ramseur, NC; and brother, James J. Wood and his wife Grey of Greensboro, NC.-Pugh

RANDLEMAN-(V)Alton Greene Rush, age 82, passed Feb. 19th, 2006 at Randolph Hospital, Asheboro. Funeral service will be 2:00 PM Feb. 22nd, 2005 at Pugh Funeral Home Chapel, Randleman; Rev. Fred Miller and Rev. Johnny Cox officiating. Burial, with military honors, will be in Randolph Memorial Park, Asheboro. Native of Montgomery Co. Survived by his wife: Evangeline Miller “Boots” Rush; daughter: Diane Rush Allred of Asheboro, NC; three sons: Mike Rush and Scott Rush, both of Randleman, NC, Jeff Rush of Jamestown, NC; six grandchildren; one great grandchild; brothers: Billy Rush of Asheboro, NC, Donald Rush of Ramseur, NC, Benny Rush of Asheboro, NC. -Pugh

ASHEBORO- Leah Sarah Gordon King, 64, passed Feb. 19th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Funeral service will be 7 p.m. Feb. 22nd at Ridge Funeral Home, Asheboro; Chaplain Tim Pheagin officiating. Native of Wilkes-Barre, Pa. Surviving are husband, Norman George of Asheboro; sons, Stephen Wayne George and Danny Elija George, both of Asheboro; stepsons, Jeffrey Lynn George of Lexington, Christopher Ray George of Asheboro; sister, Shelia Derryberry of Locust Grove, Va.; five stepgrandchildren.-Ridge

ASHEBORO-Danny Joe Ingold, 48, passed Feb. 19th, 2006, at his home. Funeral service will be conducted Feb. 22nd, 2006, at 2 p.m. at Rushwood Park Wesleyan Church; Dr. Ron Hamilton, Youth Pastor Kris Leroy and the Rev. Wyatt Hoogkamp officiating. Burial will follow at Randolph Memorial Park. Born June 18, 1957, in Randolph County to Wayland Sylvester and Ruth Ellen Brady Ingold. Survived by his daughter, Jodi Ingold of the home; his parents, Wayland and Ruth Ingold of Sophia; sister, Linda Routh and husband, Gurney, of Sophia; brother, Michael Ingold and wife, Angie, of Sophia.-Ridge

ASHEBORO- Lequita Melody Lanier Ingold, 45, passed Feb. 19th, 2006, at her home. Funeral service will be Feb. 22nd, 2006, at 2 p.m. at Rushwood Park Wesleyan Church; Dr. Ron Hamilton, Youth Pastor Kris Leroy and the Rev. Wyatt Hoogkamp officiating. Burial will follow at Randolph Memorial Park. Born December 31, 1960, to Jean Woodard Lanier and the late George Donald Lanier. Survived by her daughter, Jodi Ingold of the home; mother, Jean Woodard Lanier of Denton; brothers, Jeff D. Lanier and wife, Becky, Sammy D. Lanier and wife, Norma Jean, all of Denton; grandmother, Ola Cook of Abingdon, Va.-Ridge

ASHEBORO- Daniel Wayland Ingold, 18, passed Feb. 19th, 2006, at his home. Funeral service will be Feb. 22nd 2006, at 2 p.m. at Rushwood Park Wesleyan Church; Dr. Ron Hamilton, Youth Pastor Kris Leroy and the Rev. Wyatt Hoogkamp. Burial will follow at Randolph Memorial Park. Born Nov. 29, 1987, in Guilford County, to Danny and Lequita Ingold. Preceded in death by his grandfather, George Lanier. Survived by his sister, Jodi Ingold of the home; maternal grandmother, Jean Woodard Lanier of Denton; paternal grandparents, Wayland and Ruth Brady Ingold of Sophia; and maternal great-grandmother, Ola Cook of Abingdon, Va. Ridge

2.20.06

ASHEBORO-Frank Newby Staley, 63, passed Feb. 20th, 2006 at his residence. Funeral will be 11AM Feb. 22nd at the Loflin Funeral Home Chapel; Rev. Larry Johnson officiating. Burial will be at Randolph Memorial Park. Native of Randolph Co. Surviving are wife, Carolyn Thompson Staley, of the home. Son, Newby E. Staley, of the home. Daughters Shelia Johnson, of Randleman; Angela Johnson and Cathy Jo Hutchins, both of Asheboro. Brother, Ralph Staley, of Seagrove. Sisters, Freda Maness Marie Setliff, Magdalene Kearns, all of Seagrove; Jane Allred, of Asheboro; Realia Godwin, of High Point; and Jean Cummings, of Sanford. Eight Grandchildren, one Great Grandchildren.-Loflin

TRINITY- Faye Wood Byrum, 78, passed Feb. 20th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital, Asheboro. Funeral services will be Feb. 23rd, 2006, at 2 p.m. at Pierce’s Chapel Primitive Baptist Church; Elder Johnny Ray Gardner, the Rev. Lee Roy Hunt and Chaplain Tim Pheagin officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Born April 22, 1927, in Randolph County, Mrs. Byrum was the daughter of the late Numie and Ida Briles Wood. Surviving are her daughter, Sherri Byrum Freeland and husband, K. Michael, of Asheboro; sisters, Clara Loflin of Trinity, Verlie Loflin of Denton; brother, Clarence Wood of Asheboro; nieces and nephews, Regina Loflin and Charles Loflin, both of Denton, Randall Loflin of Trinity, Tony Wood of Asheboro, Tim Wood of Franklin, Tenn.; great-nieces and nephews, Julie Wood, Brittany Wood, Justin Wood and Jordan Wood.-Ridge

BENNETT-Swanna Jones Ritter, 82, passed Feb. 20th, 2006, at Sunbridge Care & Rehabilitation in Siler City. Funeral will be 2pm Feb. 23rd at Smyrna United Methodist Church Cemetery; Rev. Terry Warren and Rev. Hayes Ritter officiating. Native of Randolph Co.; preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Ritter. Surviving: Brother, Warren Jones, of Asheboro. Nephews, Roger Jones, of Georgetown,Texas; Mike Jones and Randy Jones, both of Asheboro. Two Great Neices and one Great Nephew.-Loflin

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Betty Jo McPherson Fuccillo, 80, passed Feb. 20th, 2006, in Port Charlotte, Fla. Private funeral service is planned. Native of Liberty. Surviving are children, Kim, Keith, Debbie and Denise; five grandchildren.-Kays-Ponger.

2.21.06

ASHEBORO-Evelyn Cardenas-Rodriguez, infant daughter of Ricardo Cardenas Santos and Irma Rodriguez Tirado, passed Feb. 21st, 2006 at UNC-Hospitals, Chapel Hill. Graveside service will be Feb 26th, 2006 at 4:00pm at Oaklawn Cemetery; Rev. Tino Yanez officiating. Additional survivors include sister: Noemi Cardenas Rodriguez; brother: Daniel Cardenas Rodriguez; maternal grandmother, Reina Tirado Leon of Asheboro, NC; maternal grandfather, Efrain Rodriguez of Asheboro, NC -Pugh

ASHEBORO-(V)John Cleveland Bean, Jr., age 80, passed Feb. 21st, 2006 at Randolph Hospital, Asheboro. A Memorial Service will be at 6:00 pm Feb. 23rd, 2006 at Pugh Funeral Home Chapel; Rev. Mike Jones officiating. Native of Rowan County. Preceded in death by his sons, David Beane, John C. Beane III, and Kenny Beane. Survived by his wife: Margaret Hill Bean, two daughters: Iris Swaney of Asheboro, NC, Terry Cagle of Grantville, NC and three sons: Johnny Beane of Seagrove, NC, Sidney Beane of Ramseur, NC, Willis Cagle of Asheboro, NC; 11 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren. -Pugh

Archdale-(V)Edgar “Eddie” Lewis Wood, 72 passed Feb. 21st, 2006. Funeral will be 2:00 pm Feb. 24th in the chapel of Cumby Family Funeral Service in Archdale; Rev. John Bishop officiating. Interment with Military Honors provided by the Randolph County Honor Guard will follow in Floral Garden Memorial Park Cemetery. Born September 6, 1933 in Guilford County a son to the late Baxter Lewis and Florence Elizabeth Cannon Wood. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his brother Tommy Wood. Surviving are his wife of 47 years Frances Tharp Wood of the home; son Ricky Lewis Wood of Trinity; sister Betty Tate and husband Doug of Ohio; and a step-brother Harmon Crews of Trinity.-Cumby

ASHEBORO-Jewel Dean Wilson Russell, 69, passed Feb. 21st, 2006, at her home. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Feb. 24th at Russell’s Grove Baptist Church; Rev. Lee Green and the Rev. Jimmy Green officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Native of Chatham County. Surviving are husband, Hoyt Russell of the home; daughters, Susan Hughes of Sophia, Deborah Williams of the home; son, Paul Roberts of Asheboro; sisters, Josephine McPherson and Barbara Pierce, both of Asheboro, Lorene Holt of Franklinville, Ila Hunt of Lake Tillery; brothers, Thomas Wilson and Burnice Wilson, both of Asheboro, Charlie Leroy Wilson of Sophia; four grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; one great-grandchild.-Ridge

ASHEBORO-Edith Jane Miller Bullins Hurley, 89, passed Feb. 21st, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Graveside service will be 4 p.m. Feb. 23rd, 2006, at Oaklawn Cemetery; Rev. Dale Kennedy officiating. Native of Avery County, born Nov. 26, 1916, the daughter of the late James E. and Lora Lewis Miller. Survived by her sisters, Hazel Barnum of Orcutt, Ore., Betty Brown of Lakeland, Fla.; brothers, Joe H. Miller of Winston-Salem; and her caregiver, Cheryl Pegram of Franklinville.-Ridge

ASHEBORO-Garland Franklin Owens, 83, passed Feb. 21st, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Feb. 24th, 2006, at Richland Baptist Church; Rev. Thomas Smith and the Rev. Kenneth McNeill officiating. Burial will follow at Randolph Memorial Park. Native of Randolph County, born April 22, 1922, the son of the late Joseph Pet and Annie Hayes Owens. Preceded in death by a son, Frankie Owens; and two brothers, Clarence Owens and Jesse Owens. Surviving are his wife, Hazel G. Owens of the home; son, Ivan Owens and wife, Beth, of Asheboro; sister, Ollie O. Brower of Asheboro; brother, Luther Owens and wife, Mazie, of Asheboro; grandchildren, Billy Owens and wife, Julie, of Asheboro, Shawna Wicker and husband, Morris, of Snow Camp, David Owens and wife, Robin, of Asheboro, Lisa Newell and husband, Shawn, of South Carolina; great-grandchildren, Joseph Wicker, Nathaniel Owens, Megan Owens, Angel Jones and Jasmine Green. Ridge

2.22.06

HIGH POINT- Mrs. Judith Evans Thomas Fraley, 79, passed Feb. 22nd, 2006, at her home. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Feb. 24th at Sechrest Funeral Chapel. Interment will be in Floral Garden Park Cemetery. Born July 12, 1926, in Randolph County the daughter of Burt Evans and Vada Hill Evans. Preceded in death by four sisters and five brothers. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Robert Thomas and her second husband, Louis A. Fraley. Surviving is a daughter, Margaret Susan Thomas-Isom and her husband, Raymond Isom Jr., of High Point; one son, Danny R. Thomas and wife Deborah of High Point; nephew Jerry Armfield and wife Mary Jane of Greensboro; six grandchildren, Brook Myers, Matthew Craven, Jeremy Craven, Melissa Isom, Michael Thomas and Michelle Sadler; six great-grandchildren, Jocelyn Lester, Lance, Adam and Shawn Thomas, Madison and Jake Sadler. -Sechrest

ASHEBORO-(V)Harold Dean Moffitt, 70, passed Feb. 22nd, 2006, at High Point Regional Hospital. Memorial service will be at 2:00 p.m. Feb. 25th, 2006, at the Ridge Funeral Home Chapel; Rev. Tom England and the Rev. Howard Moffitt officiating. Military honors to be provided by the Randolph County Honor Guard. Born April 27, 1935 in Randolph County, son of the late Glenn and Iola Hammer Moffitt. Survived by his wife, Gloria Moffitt of the home; sons, Ron Moffitt and wife, Thalia, of Chatham VA and Moore SC; Jimmy Moffitt and wife, Judi, of Asheboro; sisters, Hazel Moffitt of Seagrove, Louise Peele and husband, James, of Asheboro, Nellie Holt and husband, Mike, of Asheboro; grandchildren, Jennifer Moffitt, Ryan Moffitt; special niece, Susan Cagle and husband, Tim, of Denton.-Ridge

2.23.06

ASHEBORO-Martha Emilie Cagle Callicutt, age 94, passed February 23rd, 2006 at Sunbridge Care & Rehabilitation Center, Asheboro. Graveside Services will be Feb. 25th at 2:00 pm at Dover Baptist Church Cemetery; Rev. Gene Davis officiating. Born February 8, 1912 in Moore County, NC, the daughter of the late Kizy and the late Sarah Elizabeth (Moore) Cagle. Survived by one daughter, Patsy C. Goins of Asheboro and one son, Wiley Callicutt and wife Alice of Troy; one sister, Elizabeth Cagle of Carthage; 4 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren and 6 step-great-grandchildren.-Pugh

RANDLEMAN-Colon Carson Underwood, age 94, passed Feb. 23rd, 2006 at Randolph Health And Rehabilitation, Asheboro. Graveside service will be 2:00 PM Feb. 25th, 2006 at Randolph Memorial Park, Asheboro with Rev. Jon Ferguson officiating. Native of Randolph Co,survived by his wife Katie Tucker Underwood; daughter and her husband, Janice U. Stevens and Jimmy L. of Randleman, NC; one granddaughter and her husband: Rhonda S. Nunn and Eddie; one great grandson: Michael B. Nunn; brother and his wife: Carl W. and Hilda Underwood, of Asheboro, NC; and sister and her husband: Mary Louise Klabbatz, and Harry, of Aberdeen, NC. -Pugh

2.24.06

GREENSBORO-Michelle Ida Allcock, age 28, passed February 24, 2006 at her home. Memorial Service will Mar. 2nd, 2006 at 6:00 p.m. at Randleman Church Of God with Rev. Troy Welborn officiating. Native of Randolph County. Preceded in death by her mother, Joni Link Allcock. Survived by her father Vern Jarvis Allcock of Asheboro, NC; two sisters: Nicole Marie Wright of Asheboro, NC, Sally Irene Allcock of Newton, NJ; one brother: Vern Thomas Allcock of Morganton, NC; Paternal Grandmother, Sally Link of Apalachin, NY; Paternal Grandfather, Robert Allcock of Dover, NJ; Maternal Grandmother, Leona Mosher of Randleman, NC. -Pugh

Asheboro-Janice Brower Currin, 66, passed Feb. 24th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Feb. 27th at Loflin Funeral Home, Ramseur; Rev. Boyd Byerly officiating. Native of Randolph County. Surviving are daughters, Myra Taylor of Staley, Rita Smith of Liberty; brothers, Richard Brower and Edwin Brower, both of Seagrove; sister, Hazel York of Franklinville; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.-Loflin

ASHEBORO- David Guy Poole, 59, passed Feb. 24th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Private memorial service will be held at a later date. Native of Asheboro. Surviving are mother, Dorothy C. Poole of Asheboro; sisters, Betty Yow of Asheboro, Carol Andrews of Thomasville; brothers, Tommy Poole of Franklinville, Marvin Croker of Richmond, Va.-Pugh

Asheboro-(V) Lloyd Dixon Gray, age 86, passed Feb. 24,th 2006, at his home. Funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Mar 1st at the Pugh Funeral Home Chapel, Asheboro. Burial will follow in the Mt. Shepherd United Methodist Church Cemetery, with military honors. Born July 31, 1919, in Spencer, the son of John and Sallie Bell (Ingram) Gray. Native of Randolph County. Survived by his wife, Mattie B. Gray; three daughters, Mattie G. Johnson of Raleigh, Patti L. Gray of New Mexico and Sallie Maxwell of Mansfield, Texas; two sons, Max D. Gray of Asheboro, and Thomas C. Gray of Inyokern, Calif.; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.-Pugh

2.25.06

ASHEBORO- Addie Lee York Heckard, age 85, passed Feb. 25th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital, Asheboro. Funeral will be Feb. 27th, at 3 p.m. at Pugh Funeral Home Chapel; Rev. David Cox officiating. Burial will be in Whites Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery, Liberty. Native of Randolph Co.; predeceased by her husband, the Rev. M.W. Heckard Jr. and a son, Marty Heckard. Survived by a daughter and her husband, Ida Heckard Moyer and Bob Moyer of Asheboro; two grandsons, Bill Moyer of the home and Martin William Heckard IV of Greensboro.-Pugh

ARCHDALE-Harold Raymond Mitchell, age 75, passed Feb. 25, 2006 at Baptist Hosp. Funeral Service will be Feb. 27th at 12 noon at Cumby Family Funeral Chapel; Rev. Stephen L. Welborn officiating. Born June 14, 1930 to the late Jesse Raymond Mitchell and Mary Betty Venable in High Point. Survivng are his loving wife, Peggy of 52 years, his three sons; Terry Mitchell with wife Anna, Tommy with wife Carolyn and Timmy with wife Tabitha all of Archdale, NC. Other survivors include, one sister, Irene Callahan of Archdale and Bob Mitchell of Thomasville. He was adored by his five grandchildren, Stacy, Lyndsie, Derek, Erica Mitchell and Penny Conti as well as one great grandchild Maddie Conti. Several nieces and nephews also survive. -Cumby

SOPHIA- Steven Paul McCain, 36, passed Feb. 25th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Funeral will be Mar 1st, 2006 at 2:00 PM at Sunset Avenue Church of God; Pastor Boyd Byerly officiating. Burial will be in Charlotte United Methodist Church Cemetery, Asheboro. Native of Randolph Co. Survived by his sons, Levi Paul McCain and Westley Rider McCain both of the home; father, Joe Fred McCain of Sophia, NC; mother, Martha Joyce Ferrell of Ramseur, NC; brother, Tim McCain of Sophia, NC; grandmother, Golda P. Joyce of Ramseur, NC; fiance, Misty Hurley of Sophia, NC. -Pugh

2.26.06

RAMSEUR- Sarah Jane Phillips passed Feb. 26th, 2006, at Moses Cone Hospital, Greensboro. Service of remembrance will be 6 p.m. Mar. 2nd at St. Stephen AME Church, Liberty. Burial will be in Oakland-McCrary Cemetery.Surviving is sister, Mary Eva Headen of Liberty.-Kimes

2.27.06

BEAR CREEK- Hazel Leigh Estridge, 80, passed Feb. 27th, 2006 at her home. Funeral will be Mar 1st, 2006 at 2:00 PM at Brush Creek Baptist Church; Rev. Patrick Fuller and Rev. Ed Lowder officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Born September 6, 1925, the daughter of the late Dewey C. and the late Maude (Rush) Bulla. Native of Randolph County; preceded in death by her husband Ewen W. Estridge and brothers, J. D. Bulla and Max Bulla. Survived by one daughter: Susan E. Rives and husband, Jackie of Bear Creek, NC three sons: James Randall Estridge of Bear Creek, NC, Tony M. Estridge and wife, Elaine of Bennett, NC, Dan T. Estridge of Bear Creek, NC, three sisters: Helen Cranford of Robbins, NC, Jean Pickett of Lexington, NC, Beatrice Williams of Goldsboro, NC, Sister-in-law, Imogene Bulla of Asheboro, NC; nine grandchildren; four great grandchildren -Pugh

ASHEBORO- Helen Akers Hamilton, age 84, passed Feb. 27th, 2006, at Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital, Greensboro. Funeral service will be Mar. 2nd, 2006, at 11 a.m. at the Pugh Funeral Home Chapel; Rev. Canon R. Larry Emerson, Vicar, and Dwight Hooker officiating. Burial will follow in Lovejoy United Methodist Church Cemetery, Troy. Native of Odd, W.Va; preceded in death by her husband, R.A. “Al” Hamilton; her sisters, Katie Pusey, Vera Feazell, Florence Roach and Melva Miller; and her brother, Harold Akers. Survived by her son, Alvin L. “Butch” Hamilton and his wife, Terri, of Asheboro; daughter, Sue Ellen Connelly and her husband, Frank, of Batesville, Ind.; grandsons, Brian Hamilton and his wife, Monica, John Hamilton and his wife, Michele; stepgrandchildren, Lance Corporal Joseph Connelly, Chris Watson, Jeff Connelly, Tim Connelly; great-grandchildren, Brittany Hamilton, Alex and Logan Hamilton, Kate, Jesse and A.J. Connelly, John Campe, Tony and James Connelly; sister, Margaret Long of Daniels, W.Va.; and brothers, Floyd Akers of Virginia Beach, Va., Howard Akers of Alexandria, Va., and David Akers of Rhode Island.-Pugh

2.28.06

ASHEBORO- (V)Randall Irwin McKinney, 64,passed Feb. 28th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Graveside service will be 11 a.m. Mar. 2nd at Randolph Memorial Park. Native of Ironton, Ohio, the widower of Joann McKinney. Surviving are stepson, David; stepdaughter, Ruby; caregiver, Michelle Wood of the home; three stepgrandchildren.-Ridge

ASHEBORO- Sadie Calloway “Pat” Taylor, passed Feb. 28th, 2006, at SunBridge Care & Rehabilitation Center, Asheboro. Graveside service will be Mar. 2nd at 11 a.m. at Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery, New London. Native of Stanly County; preceded in death by her husbands, James L. Calloway and Ambrose Taylor. Survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Don and Phyllis Calloway, Andy and Macie Calloway of Asheboro; grandson, Scott Calloway of Asheboro; granddaughter, Angela Roberts of Walnut Cove; grandson, James R. Calloway of Greensboro; grandson, James A. Calloway II of Robbins; six great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren.-Pugh

DENTON- Jessie Lois Hussey Garner, 77, passed Feb. 28th, 2006, at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Mar. 3rd at Briggs Funeral Home; Rev. Charles Moses officiating. Burial will be in Mountain View Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Native of Randolph County. Surviving are husband, Vestal C.G. Garner of Denton; daughters, Vicki Tysinger of Denton, Ann Clark of Asheboro; stepmother, Gracie Hussey of Randleman; brother, Earl Hussey of South Mills; sisters, Ione Woodlief and Myra Shelton, both of Winston-Salem; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.-Briggs

ASHEBORO- Beatrice Ragle Vuncannon Hill, age 86, passed Feb. 28th, 2006, at her home. Funeral services will be Mar. 3rd, 2006, at 11 a.m. at Fayetteville Street Baptist Church; Rev. Joseph Hamilton, Dr. Ron Hamilton and Rev. Adrian Pugh officiating. Burial will follow in Oaklawn Cemetery, Asheboro. Native of Schoolfield, Va Survived by her sons, Ray Vuncannon and his wife, Brenda, of Asheboro, Ronnie Vuncannon and his wife, Paula, of Asheboro; stepdaughter, Peggy Woodell and her husband, Ferman, of Asheboro; stepson, Harvey Hill of Troy; 15 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; brothers, John Henry Ragle of Burlington, Marvin Ragle of Snow Camp; sisters, Betty Ashby of Burlington, Barbara Reynolds of Reidsville and Nonie Ward of Yanceyville.-Pugh

ASHEBORO- Inez Leach Teague, age 74, passed Feb. 28th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital, Asheboro. Funeral services will be Mar. 3rd, 2006, at 2 p.m. at Pugh Funeral Home Chapel, Asheboro; Rev. Tim Lowry officiating. Burial will be in Oaklawn Cemetery. Native of Randolph County; preceded in death by her husband, George Thomas Teague Jr. Survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Sue and Alan Moffitt of Asheboro; son, Kurt Teague of Asheboro; sisters, Alva Jean Scott and Vernece Willett of Asheboro; and brother, James Lewis.-Pugh

RAMSEUR- Jeffrey Clinton Broyles, 45, passed Feb. 28th, 2006, at Randolph Hospital. Funeral service will be 2:30 p.m. Mar. 3rd at Bible Truth Church; Rev. Virgil Porter and Rev. Dean Hart officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Native of Bristol, VA. Survivors are wife, Annette Stanley Broyles of the home; sons, Jeffrey Scott Broyles and wife, Kara, and Shawn Keith Broyles and wife, Tracie, all of Asheboro; daughter, Crystal Broyles Whitaker and husband, Barry, of Liberty; mother and stepfather, Faye and John Fleenor of Newton; brother, Eddie Broyles of Lincolnton; sisters, Wanda Slone of Salisbury, Donna Cress of Lake Norman and Debra Weaver of Newton; seven grandchildren.-Loflin

ARCHDALE-(V)Willie Claude Peele, 85, passed Feb. 28th, 2006. Funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. Mar. 2nd in the chapel of the Cumby Family Funeral Service in Archdale; Rev. Roy Greene officiating. Interment will follow in Randolph Memorial Park Cemetery. Born August 18th, 1920 in Mt. Air,y NC. Surviving is his wife, Della Cranford Peele. Daughter, Fran Cranford Wall of Lakeland FL; a son, Norman Cranford of Archdale; two grandchildren and two great grandchildren.-Cumby

LIBERTY-Richard Todd Rickman, 47, of Liberty, passed Feb. 28, 2006. Funeral service will beMar. 4th at 11 a.m. at Holly’s Chapel Pentecostal Holiness Church; Rev. Mark Ainsworth officiating. Burial will follow in Gilmore Memorial Park. Born on Feb. 19, 1959, in Portsmouth, Va. Survived by his daughter, Megan Ashley Rickman of Staley; father, Ernest Alvin Rickman of Siler City; brothers, James “Jimmy” Rickman (Theressa) of Siler City, Roger Lee Rickman (Gloria) of Fuquay-Varina; sister, Lenora R. Hardin (Calvin) of Clayton; three nephews, J.D. Rickman, Rodney Matthews, Ronny Matthews; Megan’s mother, Angie Johnson of Staley; girlfriend, Donna Langley; and stepmother, Bobbie J. Rickman of Conetoe.-Loflin