Miscellaneous Alamance County, North Carolina Obituaries

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Mr. Ledbetter Rogers

HAW RIVER - Mr. Ledbetter Rogers of 1 Green Valley Road, died Thursday, Jan. 29, 1998, at ACER Rest Home in Durham after a long illness.

A native of Person County, he was the husband of the late Mrs. Mae Belle Rogers, and the son of Mr. Brodie Rogers and Mrs. Frances Jacobs Rogers, both deceased. He was a farmer and a veteran of World War II. He was a member of Warren's Chapel Baptist Church.

Survivors include three brothers, Mr. Lenwood Rogers of Snow Camp, Mr. James Rogers of Burlington and Mr. Voyce Rogers of New York City; and two sisters, Mrs. Carrie Sue Vincent and Mrs. Foy Boykins, both of Snow Camp.

The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at Sharpe Memorial Chapel by the Rev. James Brown, pastor of Warren's Chapel Baptist Church. Burial will be in Alamance Memorial Park.

The family will be at Sharpe Memorial Chapel from 5:30 to 6:30 this evening.
 
 

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Mrs. Stella F. Carden

BURLINGTON - Mrs. Stella Mae Foust Carden, 91, of 607 Columbia Ave., died at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, 1998, at Alamance Regional Medical Center after several years of failing health, five days critical.

A native of Pittsylvania County, Va., she was the wife of the late Mr. James Fletcher Carden, and the daughter of Mr. Henry Odie Foust and Mrs. Lovie Matherly Foust, both deceased. She retired after 30 years with Glen Raven Mills and was the oldest living member of Glen Hope Baptist Church.

Survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Shirley Spoon of Graham; a son, Mr. James H. Carden of Burlington; a sister, Mrs. Doris Crawford of Graham; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by four brothers, Mr. Odie Foust, Mr. Kerston Foust, Mr. Earlie Foust and Mr. Willie Foust.

A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at Alamance Memorial Park by the Rev. Bob Stephenson, associate pastor of Glen Hope Baptist Church.

The family will be at Lowe Funeral Home from 6 to 8 this evening, and at other times at the home.
 
 

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Mr. William Tillman

LAKESIDE, Calif. - Mr. William ``Luke'' Tillman, 79, died Sunday, Jan. 25, 1998.

Born in 1918, in Alamance County, he was the husband of Mrs. Freda Tillman, who survives, and the son of Mr. Charlie Tillman and Mrs. Emma Tillman, both deceased. For 27 years, he served in the U.S. Army, where he was a master sergeant and was awarded the Army Commendation Medal. He worked for 16 years for Pacific South West Airline in San Diego.

Survivors other than his wife include three daughters, Mrs. Geraldine Tillman Sharpe of Graham, Mrs. Beverly Rogers and Mrs. Patsy Drury, both of California; five sons, Mr. Greg Tillman of Denver, Mr. Tony Rider of Wyoming, Mr. Leroy Rider, Mr. Dale Rider, Mr. Paul Rider and Mr. Richard Rider, all of California; two sisters, Ms. Doris Tillman Kimrey and Ms. Ann Tillman Sharpe, both of Burlington; one brother, Mr. Carl Tillman of California; and 19 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Mr. Charlie Maurice Tillman and Mr. Richard Manuel Tillman.

A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday at Salem United Methodist Church on Salem Church Road, by the Rev. Benji Kelley.
 
 

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Mrs. Annie C. Shockley

BURLINGTON - Mrs. Annie Belle Clayton Shockley, 84, formerly of 405 Trail Four, died at 10:10 p.m. Friday, Jan. 30, 1998, at Alamance Health Care Center after one year of failing health.

A native of Guilford County, she was the wife of Mr. Arnold Shockley, who died in 1971, and the daughter of Mr. Pinkney Laddie Clayton and Mrs. Laura Anne Shepherd Clayton, both deceased. She was retired from Annedeen Hosiery. She was a member of Grove Park Baptist Church, where she was a member of the Senior Citizen Club, the Fidelis Sunday School Class and the Women On Mission.

Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Janice Richardson of Wilson; two grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

The funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday at Grove Park Baptist Church by Dr. Roy P. Taylor. The body will be placed in the church 30 minutes before the service. Burial will be in Bellemont United Methodist Church cemetery.

The family will be at Lowe Funeral Home from 2 to 4 this afternoon,and at other times at the home.

Memorials may be made to Grove Park Baptist Church, 108 Trail One, Burlington, N.C. 27215.
 
 

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Dr. Lawrence E. Holt

BURLINGTON - Dr. Lawrence Edwin Holt, 70, of 330 Boone Road, died at 5:20 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 31, 1998, at Alamance Regional Medical Center, after two years of failing health, five days critical.

A native of Person County, he was the husband of Mrs. Adele Powell Holt, who survives, and the son of Mr. Earlie West Holt and Mrs. Ethel Cheek Holt, both deceased. He was a retired chiropractor, practicing on Davis Street in Burlington for 44 years before retiring in 1992. He was a U.S. Army veteran and served in the occupied area of Korea after World War II. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the American Legion.

Survivors other than his wife of the home include a daughter, Ms. Tracie Marie Wiles of Advance; two sons, Mr. Michael Douglas Holt and Mr. Matthew Wade Holt, both of Elon College; a sister, Mrs. John R. (Edna) Taylor of Salisbury; and six grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by three sisters, Ms. Alyse Holt, Ms. Edith Handlesman and Ms. E. Jeanette Green.

A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Alamance Memorial Park by the Rev. Reid E. Dickens, pastor of Lakeview Community United Church of Christ.

The family will be at McClure Funeral Home in Graham from 7 to 9 Monday evening, and at other times at the home.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Alamance-Caswell, P.O. Box 2122, Burlington, N.C. 27216-2122.
 
 

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Mrs. Lois B. Johnson

GRAHAM - Mrs. Lois Braxton Johnson, 85, of 5280 E. Greensboro-Chapel Hill Road, died at 6:20 a.m. Friday, Jan. 30, 1998, at Duke University Medical Center in Durham after an illness of two weeks.

A native of Alamance County, she was the wife of the late Mr. John Hanks Johnson, and the daughter of Mr. Isham Braxton and Mrs. Sallie Jane Jones Braxton, both deceased. She was a homemaker and a member of Concord United Methodist Church.

Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Betty J. Hearn of Moncure; two sons, Mr. Charles L. Johnson and Mr. Jon A. Johnson, both of Graham; a sister, Ms. Avis B. Johnson of Graham; four brothers, Mr. Ira Braxton and Mr. Rebert Braxton, both of Graham, Mr. Winfred Braxton of Chapel Hill and Mr. Calvin Braxton of Snow Camp; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at Concord United Methodist Church by the Rev. Jeanne Neal, pastor. Burial will be in Concord Church cemetery.

The family will be at McClure Funeral Home in Graham from 7 to 9 this evening, and at other times at the home of a son, Mr. Jon A. Johnson, 5280-D E. Greensboro-Chapel Hill Road, Graham.

Memorials may be made to the Outreach Fund of the Concord United Methodist Church, 4462 E. Greensboro-Chapel Hill Road, Graham, N.C. 27253.
 
 

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Mr. Charles Milliken

HAW RIVER - Mr. Charles G. Milliken, 37, of 3472 N.C. 119 South, died Friday, Jan. 30, 1998, at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill.

Burrus and Burrus Funeral Service of Graham is in charge of arrangements, which are incomplete.
 
 

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Mr. Roosevelt Caulder

BURLINGTON - Mr. F. Roosevelt ``Rosie'' Caulder, 64, of 313 Hawthorne Lane, died Saturday morning, Jan. 31, 1998, at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill after one year of failing health, one week critical.

A native of Alamance County, he was the husband of Mrs. Faye Montgomery Caulder, who survives, and the son of Mr. Everett Mitchell Caulder and Mrs. Minnie Powers Caulder, both deceased. He was retired from A.O. Smith Corp.

Survivors other than his wife of the home include three daughters, Mrs. Cathy C. Starr of Hope Mills, Mrs. JoAnna C. Phillips of Siler City and Ms. Michele Caulder of Mercerville, N.J.; four sisters, Mrs. Beulah Thomas and Mrs. Mozelle Foust, both of Hopedale, Mrs. Peggy Minton of Bedford, Va., and Mrs. Geneva Boggs of Haw River; and four grandchildren.

The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at Rich and Thompson Chapel in Burlington by the Rev. Scott Watford, pastor of Faith United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Alamance Memorial Park.

The family will be at Rich and Thompson Mortuary in Burlington from 7 to 9 this evening, and at other times at the home.

Memorials may be made to the Building Fund of Faith United Methodist Church, 1732 W. Davis St., Burlington, N.C. 27215.
 
 

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Mr. Don E. Boggs Sr.

BURLINGTON - Mr. Don E. Boggs Sr., 85, of 607 E. Willowbrook Drive, died at 11:35 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 31, 1998, at Skilled Nursing Division of Alamance Regional Medical Center, after several years of failing health, two weeks critical.

Rich and Thompson Funeral Home in Graham is in charge of arrangements, which are incomplete.
 
 

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Mr. Everett B. Pegg

GRAHAM - Mr. Everett Baine Pegg, 94, of 308 Mill St., died at 2:45 p.m. Friday, Jan. 30, 1998, at Alamance Health Care Center after several months of failing health.

A native of Buncombe County, he was the husband of Mrs. Emma Wilson Pegg, who survives, and the late Mrs. Thelma Lewis Pegg. He was the son of Mr. Rufus Loton Pegg and Mrs. Leora Westmoreland Pegg, both deceased. He was retired from textile manufacturing and was a member of Andrews Memorial Baptist Church, where he was the Sunday school superintendent for 25 years.

Survivors other than his wife of the home include a daughter, Mrs. Linda Strout of Graham; a sister, Mr. Lucille Miller of Siler City; a brother, Mr. R. Ernest Pegg of Snow Camp; two stepsons, the Rev. Bobby Lamb of Richmond, Va., and Mr. Donnie Lamb of Wilmington; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

The funeral will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Monday at Andrews Memorial Baptist Church by Dr. Tommy Willis, pastor, and the Rev. Bob Lamb, pastor of Walmsley Boulevard United Methodist Church in Richmond. The body will be placed in the church 30 minutes before the service. Burial will be in Alamance Memorial Park.

The family will be at Rich and Thompson Funeral Home in Graham from 7 to 9 this evening.
 
 

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Mrs. Elizabeth Morrow

ARLINGTON, Texas - Mrs. Elizabeth Sanders Morrow, 78, formerly of Burlington, died Wednesday, Jan. 26, 1998, in Arlington.

Born March 25, 1919, in Pageland, S.C., she was the wife of the late Mr. Daniel Carter Morrow. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include a son, Mr. Daniel S. Morrow of Waterford, Va.; a daughter, Mrs. James (Mary) Burnette of Arlington; and one grandchild.

The funeral will be conducted at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Durham Regent Chapel, 3007 Pickett Road, Durham.


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