Miscellaneous Cabarrus County, North Carolina Obituaries

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Mrs. Jewell Barringer
ALBEMARLE -- Jewell Shank Barringer' 79' of 28594 Misenheimer Road' Richfield' died Friday' November 9' 2001 at Stanly Manor in Albemarle.

Mr. Fred Coble
KANNAPOLIS -- Fred Andrew Coble' 76' of 1806 Joe Street' Kannapolis' died Friday' November 9' 2001 at Eden Gardens of Concord.

Mrs. Delia Daniel
CONCORD -- Delia Mae Daniel' of 102 Winecoff Ave.' died Friday' Nov. 9' 2001 at her home. Whitley’s Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Delia Daniels
CONCORD -- Delia Mae Woodell Daniels' 84' of 102 Winecoff Avenue' Concord' has gone to be with the Lord. 

Mr. Jamie Wyatt
CONCORD -- Jamie Edward Wyatt' 23' of 1095 Crestmont Drive' Concord' died Thursday' November 8' 2001 at Northeast Medical Center.

Mr. Ed Brooks
KANNAPOLIS -- Edward Eugene Brooks' 93' of 166 Marietta Road' Mooresville and formerly of Kannapolis' died Saturday' November 10' 2001 at the home of his daughter' Joanne Blanton' 403 York Avenue' Kannapolis.

Mr. Adam Deese
MONROE -- Adam Millard Deese' 84' of Monroe' died Friday' November 9' 2001 at the Union Regional Medical Center in Monroe.

Mr. Robert Hannah
CONCORD -- Robert Eugene Hannah' 67' of 2774 Odell School Road' Concord' died Saturday' November 10' 2001 at NorthEast Medical Center.

Ms. Gladys Smith
LANDIS -- Gladys Hortense Bostian Smith' 80' of 919 South Zion Street' Landis' died Nov. 7' 2001. Funeral was Saturday' Nov. 10 at the Linn-Honeycutt Funeral Home Chapel.

Mr. Carl Anderson
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- Carl Elwood Anderson, 83, of West Palm Beach, Fla., died at 6 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2001. He had been ill for two years.
Services will be held today at 1 p.m. at Northwood Funeral Home in West Palm Beach. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Born Dec. 11, 1918, in Cabarrus County, he lived in Kannapolis, N.C. until making his permanent residence in Florida in 1956. He was the son of the late Charles Anderson and Ethel Anderson. He was employed by Cannon Mills in their Sample Department for several years.
He served in the U.S. Army as a Sergeant in Field Artillery Gunnery in World War II for over four and a half years. He will be honored with military rites at his funeral.
Survivors include a brother, Edward Anderson of West Palm Beach; a sister Gladys Deaton of Kannapolis; four nephews and two nieces.

Miss Kathryn Brown
CONCORD -- Kathryn Nichole Brown, 18, of 3226 Hwy. 601, South Concord, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2001, at Duke Medical Center.
The funeral will be 1 p.m. Friday at Wilkinson Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Carolina Memorial Park. 
The family will receive friends tonight from 6 to 8 at Wilkinson Funeral Home. At other times the family will be at the home on Hwy 601.
Born July 16, 1983, in Cabarrus County, she was the daughter of Tony Ray Brown Sr. of Concord and Kathryn Jorita Russell Brown of Concord. She was a 2001 graduate of Mount Pleasant High School.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Craig Steven Brown.
In addition to her parents, survivors include her grandmother, Fannie Elizabeth Brown of Mooresville; a sister, Mary Elizabeth Brown of Concord; and two brothers, Tony Ray Brown Jr. and Gary Brent Brown, both of Concord.
Memorials may be made to The Miracle Club, with donations made payable to Carol Anne Bunn, Administrator, 3311 Gregory Road, Rockwell, NC 28138.
Wilkinson Funeral Home is handling the arrangements for Miss Brown.

Mr. Jim Cheek
KANNAPOLIS -- James “Jim” Richard Cheek, 85, a resident of Big Elm Nursing Center and formerly of Moose Road, Kannapolis, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2001, at Big Elm Nursing Center.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Lady's Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at West Lawn Memorial Park in China Grove with military graveside rites conducted by the Rowan Veteran's Council. The Rev. Darrell Coble and Dr. Greg Pierce will officiate.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Lady's Funeral Home. At other times they will be at the home of a son and daughter-in-law, Mickey and Emily Cheek, at 785 Cress School Road in China Grove.
Born March 22, 1916, in Konnorock, Va., he was the son of the late Granville Cheek and the late Samantha Blevins Cheek. He owned and operated Jim Cheek Corporation for many years. He had lived in this area for more than 60 years and was a member of Lane Street Baptist Church. He was a U.S. Army Air Force veteran of World War II serving in the 1505th Bomber Group. He participated in campaigns in Japan, China, Eastern Mandates, Central Burma and Palembang-Sumata, and was the recipient of six Bronze Stars and a Distinguished Unit Citation. He was a member of Poston Perkins VFW Post 8989 and the DAV. Mr. Cheek had previously served as an officer in the Independent Garage Organization.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Edith Vaydeen Rodgers Cheek, who died Jan. 1, 2000; and a brother, Delmer Cheek.
Survivors include a daughter, Gail McArthur and her husband Stephen of Little Rock, Ark.; three sons, Jimmy Dean Cheek and his wife Sandra, Eston Cheek and his wife Belinda, all of Kannapolis, and Mickey Cheek and his wife Emily of China Grove; a sister, Blanche Boan of South Carolina; two brothers, Earl Cheek and Gilbert Cheek, both of Kannapolis; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to WWII Memorial, PO Box 96074, Washington, DC 20090-6074.
Lady's Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Mr. Charles Christy
KANNAPOLIS -- Charles Joe Christy, 72, of 520 East 20th Street, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2001, at NorthEast Medical Center.
The arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Whitley's Funeral Home.

Mrs. Renee Coe
KANNAPOLIS -- Renee T. Coe, 53, of 1441 Sherwood Drive, Kannapolis, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2001, at NorthEast Medical Center in Concord after declining health for two years.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Whitley's Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Carolina Memorial Park. The Rev. William Rash will officiate.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Whitley's Funeral Home. At other times they will be at the home on Sherwood Drive.
Born Oct. 29, 1948, in Cabarrus County, she was the daughter of the late George Cleveland (Steve) Tucker and Alda Morris Tucker of the home. She formerly worked at Piedmont Cleaners and Dixie Cleaners and was a member of Centerview Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Ray Coe, who died Dec. 13, 1994.
In addition to her mother, survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Kelley Coe Callicutt and spouse Kenny of Mooresville and Amy Ruth Coe of the home; a brother, Larry Steven Tucker of Kannapolis; and three grandchildren, Lennon McCartney Callicutt, Cassandra Ray Callicutt, and Alan-Michael Coe.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Cabarrus County, PO Box 1235, Concord, NC 28026.
Whitley's Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Mrs. Lacie Davis
LANDIS -- Lacie Mae Davis, 95, of 407 S. Beaver St., Landis, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2001, at NorthEast Medical Center in Concord.
The funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Whitley's Funeral Home.

Mr. Raymond Fink
CONCORD -- Raymond Fink, 48, of 2657 Saddlewood Circle, Concord, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2001, at Presbyterian Hospital in Charlotte.
The funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Whitley's Funeral Home.

Mrs. Hester Fortson
KANNAPOLIS -- Hester Elizabeth Bruce Fortson, 85, of 1502 Dennis Ave., Kannapolis, went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2001, at her home.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Shadybrook Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Carolina Memorial Park. The Revs. Charlie Littlejohn and David Walters Jr. will officiate.
The family will receive friends tonight from 6 to 9 at Whitley's Funeral Home. At other times they will be at the home on Dennis Ave.
Born Oct. 22, 1916, in Madison County, Ga., she was the daughter of the late Henry Lee Bruce and Terrila Ginn Bruce. She was a homemaker and a member of Shadybrook Baptist Church, where she had been a nursery worker for many years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Alson Fortson, who died Nov. 28, 1979; and by a grandchild and two great-grandchildren.
Survivors include 10 children, Jeanette Torrence and spouse Rev. Howard Torrence of China Grove, Bertie Upright and spouse John (Bo) of Kannapolis, Merle Upright and spouse Calvin (June) of Kannapolis, Donnie Smith and spouse Bobby of Kannapolis; Alson (Eddie) Fortson Jr. and spouse Geraldine of Kannapolis, Henry Fortson and spouse Daisy of Kannapolis, Brenda Brewer and spouse Jimmy of Kannapolis, Kenneth Fortson and spouse Joan of Denton, NC, Cindy Riley and spouse Rondal of Kannapolis, and Bruce Fortson and spouse Sandy of Salisbury; a brother, Donald Bruce of Flint, Mich.; 24 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild and eight step-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Shadybrook Baptist Church, 1009 Oakwood Ave., Kannapolis, NC 28081.
Whitley's Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Mr. John Gilbert
CHINA GROVE -- Mr. John Gilbert Miller, Jr., 77, of 2145 Mary St., China Grove, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2001 at V.A. Medical Center, Salisbury. Linn-Honeycutt Funeral Home of China Grove will be in charge of arrangements.

Mr. John Miller Jr.
CHINA GROVE -- John Gilbert Miller Jr., 77, of 2145 Mary Street, China Grove, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2001, at the VA Medical Center in Salisbury.
The funeral will be 7 p.m. Friday at Linn-Honeycutt Funeral Home in China Grove. Entombment will follow at 2 p.m. Saturday at West Lawn Memorial. Park rites will be conducted by Rowan Veterans Council. The Revs. John G. Miller III and Keith P. Williams will officiate.
The family will receive friends from 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. Friday at Linn-Honeycutt Funeral Home in China Grove.
Born Aug. 15, 1924, in Rockwell, he was the son of the late Imogene Rudicil Miller and the late John Gilbert Miller Sr. He was educated in Rockwell schools and was owner/operator of Miller Trucking Co. He was a member of Grace Christian Church and served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.
Survivors include his wife, Georgia “Erlyne” Russell Miller; a son, John Gilbert Miller III; three daughters, Lynn Miller Cox of Kannapolis, Diane Miller Williams of Jacksonville, and Mary Ann Miller Herring of China Grove; two brothers, Joe Oliver Miller of Albany, Ga. and Stone Edward Miller of Rockwell; a sister, Alice Miller Hughes of Greenville, Tenn.; and seven grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Grace Christian Church, PO Box 454, China Grove, NC 28023.
Linn-Honeycutt Funeral Home in China Grove is handling the arrangements.

Mr. Roger Munson
KANNAPOLIS -- Roger Wayne Munson, 39, of 222 Cedar Brook Dr., Kannapolis, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2001, at Lake Norman Regional Medical Center.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Hartsell Funeral Home Chapel in Concord. Burial will follow at Carolina Memorial Park. The Rev. Everette Cox will officiate.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 8:30 at Hartsell Funeral Home in Concord. At other times the family will be at the home on Cedar Brook Dr.
Born Feb. 7, 1962, in Cabarrus County, he was the son of Billy Eugene and Brenda Elizabeth Carrol Munson of Concord. He was a diesel mechanic at A.G. Trucking in Mooresville and a member of United Freewill Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, survivors include his wife, Lori Teresa Cooper Munson of the home; a daughter, Jennifer Elizabeth Munson of the home; three brothers, Johnny Ray Munson and William Lee Munson, both of Concord, and Billy Eugene Munson Jr. of Morrisville; two sisters, Elizabeth Jane Ballard of China Grove and Shirley Jean Davis of Concord; two nieces and five nephews.
Hartsell Funeral Home in Concord is handling the arrangements.

Mr. Joseph “Ed” Navarro
OAK ISLAND -- Joseph Edison “Ed” Navarro, 83, of 206 Keziah Street, died Thursday, Nov. 8, 2001, at Dosher Memorial Hospital in Southport.
Mr. Navarro was born April 16, 1918, in Key West, Fla., the son of the late Joseph Miguel and Alice Louise Pierce Navarro. He met his wife, Katherine Cranford, in Miami, Fla., and they were married for 41 years. He served in the U.S. Navy as an aviation cadet and upon his return continued working for Eastern Airlines. He retired from Eastern Airlines in 1978 following 39 years of service. He was a member of the International Association of Machinists, a member of Eastern Airlines Retirees Association, and throughout his life loved sailing, water-skiing, and golfing.
Survivors include his wife, Katherine, of the home; a daughter, Barbara Jean Denton and husband Jeff of Concord; a grandson, Stephen Peloza, Jr. and wife Deloris of Fayetteville; three great-grandchildren, Stacy Lynn Peloza, David Dever, and Christina Dever, all of Fayetteville; two half-brothers and two half-sisters, all of Florida; and his very special friend, Sugar.
The memorial service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at Ocean View United Methodist Church in Oak Island.
Memorial contributions may be made to Dosher Memorial Hospital, 920 N. Howe Street, Southport, NC 28461 or to Ocean View United Methodist Church, 600 Yaupon Drive, Oak Island, NC 28465.
Peacock-Newnam Funeral & Cremation Services in Southport is handling the arrangements.

Mrs. Kathryn Shive
ROCKWELL -- Kathryn Holshouser Shive, 90, of Rockwell, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2001, at Meadows Retirements Center.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Friday at Organ Lutheran Church in Salisbury. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Powles Funeral Home.

Mr. John Stokes Sr.
WALNUT COVE -- John Clifford Stokes Sr., 75, of Walnut Cove, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2001, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home in Winston-Salem.
Mr. Stokes was born July 3, 1926, in New Hanover County, N.C. to the late Gordon Mansfield Stokes and Daisy Mae Turner Stokes. He was a retired electronics technician with Raytheon. He was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars and was of the Baptist faith. He was an amateur radio operator for forty years and worked with MARS Network and was affiliated with NOAH.
He was preceded in death by one son, John Clifford Stokes Jr.
Survivors include his wife, Betty Bouknight Stokes of the home; children, Janet S. Tedder and husband Jack of Kannapolis, Herbert Stokes and wife Debbie of Charleston, S.C., Cynthia Stokes of Brooksville, Fla., and Kathy S. Hughes and husband Rickey of Raleigh; one brother, Gordon Stokes of Cayce, S.C.; nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
A graveside funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday at Salisbury National Cemetery. The Rev. Andrew Hughes will officiate. 
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Burroughs Funeral Home in Walnut Cove.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Winston-Salem/Forsyth County, 1100C-S Stratford Rd., Winston-Salem, NC 27103.
Burroughs Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Infant Wollenhaupt
CONCORD -- Madison Jane Wollenhaupt, of 8268 Chatham Oaks, Concord, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2001, at Union Regional Hospital.
A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. today at Carolina Memorial Park in Kannapolis. The Rev. Mike Wood will officiate.
She was born Nov. 13, 2001, in Cabarrus County. Survivors include her parents, Eric Wollenhaupt and Carla Jane Robertson Wollenhaupt of the home; grandparents, Kathleen and Tom Kaptain of Indianapolis, Ind., Dan and Nellie Robertson of Mulberry, Ind., and James Wollenhaupt of Indiana.
Hartsell Funeral Home in Concord is handling the arrangements.


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