|Miss. Cora Barnhardt
MOUNT PLEASANT -- Cora Ada Barnhardt, 93, of 2418 St. Stephen's Church
Rd., Mt. Pleasant, died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2001, at The Meadows of Rockwell.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by
Gordon Funeral Home of Mt. Pleasant.
Mr. Gregory Bost
CONCORD -- Gregory Otto Bost, 50, of 105 Buffalo Ave., Concord, died
Saturday, Nov. 24, 2001, at NorthEast Medical Center after being ill for
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Rocky Ridge Missionary Baptist
Church. Burial will follow at Rutherford Memorial Cemetery. Dr. E.R. Kirkpatrick
The family will receive friends at the church Tuesday evening from
6 to 7 p.m. At other times they will be at the home on Buffalo Ave.
Born Sept. 1, 1951 in Cabarrus County, he was the son of the late Margaret
Cannon Bost. He was retired from Philip Morris and a member of Start St.
Mathews Masonic Lodge, the Royal Arch, and Knights of Templar.
Survivors include his wife, Vergia Black Bost of the home; a daughter,
Constance Bost of the home; a son, Cortez Bost of the home; three sisters,
Lanita B. Rucker of Kannapolis, Malanie Kearns of Leesburg, Va., and Catherine
Bost Reid of Concord; a brother, Jeffrey Bost of Atlanta, Ga.; a grandmother,
Ethel R. Cannon of Concord; and a grandson, Kirez Bost of Salisbury.
Clark Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
Mr. Clell Hathcock
STANFIELD -- Clell Hathcock, 76, of 4377 Hwy 200, Stanfield, died Sunday,
Nov. 25, 2001, at NorthEast Medical Center.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Philadelphia Baptist Church.
Burial will follow at the church Cemetery, with military graveside rites
performed by DAV Chapter #12 of Albemarle. The Rev. Dwight Mabry will officiate.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Hartsell
Funeral Home in Midland. At other times they will be at the home of a daughter,
Donnice Whitley, at 12851 Buster Rd., Stanfield.
Born May 7, 1925 in Stanly County, he was the son of the late Ara Thomas
and Robert Lee Hathcock. He worked in maintenance at Lance Packing Company
and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a member of Philadelphia Baptist
Church where he served as a deacon.
Survivors include his wife, Joyce Hathcock of Stanfield; two daughters,
Kim Phipps and her husband Terry of Jacksonville, Fla. and Donnice Whitley
and her husband Lyndall of Stanfield; three sisters, Edith Drake and Margie
Drake, both of Stanfield, and Ruby Drye of Mooresville; six grandchildren;
and one great-grandchild.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 1181,
Albemarle, NC 28002.
Hartsell Funeral Home in Midland is handling the arrangements.
Mr. Eddie Lowder
CONCORD -- Arnold Edward “Eddie” Lowder, 62, of 760 Jackson Terrace
SW, Concord, died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2001, at his home.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Oak Ridge Baptist Church in Concord.
Burial will follow at West Concord Cemetery. The Rev. Rodney Quesenberry
The family will receive friends tonight from 6 to 8 p.m. at Hartsell
Funeral Home in Concord. At other times they will be at the home on Jackson
Born July 15, 1939 in Cabarrus County, he was the son of the late Dora
Mitchell Lowder and Sidney Lowder. He was a brick mason and a member of
Broadus Memorial Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Judy Miller Lowder of the home; two daughters,
Pennie Newell and Bonnie Martin, both of Concord; a son, Arnold Lowder,
Jr. of Concord; a step-son, Brent Furr of Concord; two step-daughters,
Angela Raeker of Matthews and Tracie Hartsell of Midland; a brother, Denver
Lowder of Concord; three sisters, Dianne Taylor and Carolyn Paige, both
of Concord, and Bobbie Christy of Kannapolis; eight grandchildren; and
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Cabarrus County, PO Box 1235, Concord,
Hartsell Funeral Home in Concord is handling the arrangements.
Mr. Terrez Lowery
MOUNT PLEASANT -- Darion Terrez Lowery, 17, of 1500 B St., Mt. Pleasant,
died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2001, on arrival at NorthEast Medical Center.
The funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later
by Clark Funeral Home.
Mrs. Marian Marsh
WINSTON-SALEM -- Marian McManus Marsh, 84, of 1199 Hayes Forest Drive,
Winston-Salem, formerly of Kannapolis, died Saturday, Nov. 24, 2001, at
A memorial service is planned for 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Freezor Auditorium
at Brookridge Retirement Community off Bethabara Road, 1199 Hayes Forest
Drive in Winson-Salem. The Rev. Maurice Briggs, Charles Edwards, and Ray
Benfield will officiate.
The family will receive friends at Brookridge following the service.
Mrs. Marsh, the wife of the late Health Bascom Marsh of Winston-Salem,
was born on Feb. 8, 1917 in Monroe. She was the daughter of the late Basil
McManus and Essie Tucker McManus.
She was a graduate of Mars Hill and Queens Colleges with a B.A. in
English and was a former officer of The Marsh Company. She retired in 1985
and moved to Greensboro. Since 1990, she had lived at Brookridge Retirement
Community, Winston-Salem. She was a member of College Park Baptist Church,
Survivors include a son, Donald H. Marsh of Concord; three daughters,
Frances M. Nesbitt of Cedar Key, Fla., Jane M. Martin of Greensboro, and
Anne M. Kennedy of Hickory; a sister, Hilda Henderson of Greensboro; 12
grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The American
Heart Association, 634 Ashland Drive, Greensboro, NC 27403.
Vogler and Sons Reynolds Rd. Chapel is serving the family.
Ms. Shakerra McIntyre
CONCORD -- Shakerra Tynees McIntyre “Ree Ree”, 17, of 324 Lincoln Street,
Concord, died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2001, at NorthEast Medical Center.
The funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later
by Walker Funeral Home of Concord.
Mrs. Zelma Eagle
KANNAPOLIS -- Zelma Linker Eagle, 83, of 205 Prince St., Kannapolis,
died Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2001, at NorthEast Medical Center.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Center Grove Lutheran Church.
Burial will follow at Carolina Memorial Park. The Rev. Zachariah Harris
III will officiate.
The family will receive friends Friday from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at Whitley's
Funeral Home. At other times, the family will be at the home on Prince
Born July 6, 1918, in Rowan County, she was the daughter of the late
Robert (Bob) Linker and the late Ruth Trexler Linker. She was employed
with Cannon Mills Co., Plant #1, Wash Cloth Dept. for many years until
her retirement. She was a member of Center Grove Lutheran Church in Kannapolis
for 49 years where she taught the Youth Sunday School Class. She was a
resident of Kannapolis for most of her life.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Claude Monroe Eagle, who
died in 1972; and two sisters, Charlotte Poole and Elma Dabbs.
Survivors include her daughter, Claudine E. Price of Kannapolis; three
granddaughters, Heather Price Sweatt of Kannapolis, Molly Price Sampson
of Pembroke, and Erica Lynne Price of Wilmington; two great-grandsons,
Tyler Austin Sampson and Gavin Blake Sampson; and a nephew, Charles Dabbs
Memorials may be made to Center Grove Lutheran Church at 1601 S. Cannon
Blvd., Kannapolis, NC 28083.
Whitley's Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
Mr. Ronald Green
KANNAPOLIS -- Ronald Edward Green, 66, of 419 Highland St., Kannapolis,
died Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2001, at home.
The funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later
by Wilkinson Funeral Home.
Dr. Mindy Roshon
CHARLOTTE -- Dr. Melinda “Mindy” Sue Roshon, 48, of the Mallard Creek
Community in Charlotte, died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2001, at NorthEast Medical
Dr. Roshon was born Dec. 27, 1952, in Medina, Ohio to Richard E. and
Alice Roshon. Dr. Roshon was a member of Mallard Creek Presbyterian Church
and a choir member. She was Chairperson of the Circle of Anna. She was
also a community volunteer in her roles as soccer mom and cookie mom for
Dr. Roshon served her church and community in many ways. She was an
avid reader and enjoyed writing letters to her friends. Given her own medical
trials and hardships, she had special understanding of those experiencing
suffering and pain. She will forever be remembered for her words and deeds
of compassion and love for others.
She is survived by her daughter, Allison Roshon Young; her husband
of 19 years, Dr. James Henry Young, Jr.; her parents, Richard E. and Alice
Roshon of Oak Island, N.C.; two sisters, Pamela Carlin of New Castle, Penn.,
and Gwynne Roshon-Larsen of Saratoga, Calif.; and one nephew, Eric Carlin
of Murphysboro, Ill.
Dr. Roshon is a graduate of Medina High School and Denison University,
where she was a Pi Beta Phi. She obtained her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology
in 1983 from Florida State University. She worked as a psychologist for
the Cabarrus County Schools for seven years prior to becoming disabled.
Visitation was at the family's home Tuesday. A memorial service was
held Wednesday at the Mallard Creek Presbyterian Church, officiated by
the Rev. Robert M. Watkins and the Rev. Margaret A. Shaw, associate pastor.
There was a private service for the family following the memorial service.
Memorials may be made in Dr. Roshon's name to the Mallard Creek Presbyterian
Church Pastor's Fund, or to the National Scleroderma Foundation.
Arrangements were handled by McEwen Funeral and Cremation Services.
Mr. Richard Savage
FAIRBURN, Ga. -- Richard H. Savage died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2001.
A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church
of Peachtree City.
Mrs. Alice Walters
CONCORD -- Alice Anderson Walters, 78, of St. Andrews Living Center
and formerly of Burrage Road, died Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2001, at St. Andrews
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Wilkinson Funeral Home Chapel.
Burial will follow at Carolina Memorial Park. The Rev. David Christy will
The family will receive friends Friday from 1 to 2 p.m. at the funeral
home. At other times the family will be at the home of a son at 108 Woodland
Born May 6, 1923, in Cabarrus County, she was the daughter of the late
Sherman and Maude Wilkerson Anderson. She was retired from Cannon Mills
and a member of Epworth United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Earl Hoover Walters, who
died in 1990.
Survivors include her daughter, Mrs. Karen W. Willard of Smithfield,
Va.; two sons, Mr. Phillip E. Walters and Mr. Robert B. Walters, both of
Concord; two sisters, Mrs. Cecile Peavy and Mrs. Katherine Stevens, both
of Concord; two brothers, Mr. Melvin Anderson of Concord and Mr. Gilbert
Anderson of Kannapolis; and five grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Alzheimers Association, 3420 Shamrock Drive,
Charlotte, NC 28215.
Wilkinson Funeral Home will be handling the arrangements for Mrs. Walters.
Mrs. Mary Casper
CONCORD -- Mary Lee Hampton Casper, 52, of 907 Watson Drive, Concord,
died Thursday, Nov. 29, 2001, at NorthEast Medical Center.
The memorial service will be at 4 p.m. Sunday at Hartsell Funeral Home
Chapel, Concord. The Rev. Lynette Linderman will officiate.
No visitation hours have been scheduled.
Born Jan. 2, 1949, in Bryan County, Okla., she was the daughter of
the late Opal Willene White Hampton and Louis Elmo Hampton. Mrs. Casper,
a Native American of the Chickasaw tribe, was very proud of her heritage
and quite knowledgeable of various Indian customs and traditions. She was
often called upon to speak with local school and civic groups. Mrs. Casper
owned and operated Casper's Union Connection downtown Concord for a number
of years where she proudly made and sold Native American crafts and jewelry.
Mrs. Casper was a deeply religious and spiritual person with a glowing
smile and a magnetic charisma who never met a stranger and could always
lessen any burden anyone could present. She had an endearing charm and
personality and was deeply loved and respected by all who knew her. She
fought a valiant battle with cancer.
Survivors include her husband, Harvey Franklin Casper of Concord; two
sons, William L. Arnder and Miller B. Pitts III, both of Charlotte; daughter,
Judy E. Puckett of the home; three sisters, Diane Chidester of Pryor, Okla.,
Opal Sanderson of Sulfer Springs, Texas and Rhonda Sloan of Sherman, Texas;
and brother, Randy Meade.
Mr. Albert Davis
MOORESVILLE -- Albert Gene Davis, 70, died Friday, Nov. 30, 2001. Service
at 2 p.m. Sunday at Cavin-Cook Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation from 6 to
8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Nell Corzine
CONCORD -- Nell Elizabeth Corzien, 86, of 169 Freeze Road N.W., died
Friday, Nov. 30, 2001. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will
be announced later by Hartsell Funeral Home of Concord.
Mrs. Rosa Huffman
LANDIS -- Rosa Lee Crisp Huffman, 94, formerly of 410 West Ryder Avenue,
Landis, died Thursday, Nov. 29, 2001, at Liberty Commons Nursing Center
in Wilmington of declining health.
The funeral will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Landis Baptist Church. Burial
will follow at Carolina Memorial Park. The Rev. Billy Honeycutt will officiate.
The family will receive friends tonight from 6 to 8 p.m. at Linn-Honeycutt
Funeral Home in Landis.
Born March 18, 1907 in Iredell County, she was the daughter of the
late Sally Crisp Honeycutt and Joe Crisp. She was educated in Iredell County
Schools and retied from Linn Mills in Landis. She was a member of Landis
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ray Albert Huffman, who died
on Nov. 4, 1990.
Survivors include a son, Kenneth Ray Huffman of Salisbury; two daughters,
Hilda Cross of Wilmington and Audry Edwards of Rome, Ga.; eight grandchildren;
14 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
A permanent memorial has been opened for Rose Huffman at www.linnhoneycutt.com.
Linn-Honeycutt Funeral Home in Landis is handling the arrangements.
CONCORD -- Bennett Michael Jacobi, of 4725 Clubview Lane, passed away
on Nov. 29, 2001. Born in Williamsville, N.Y. on August 22, 1991, ten-year-old
“Ben” was the beloved son of Mike and Judy Jacobi. In addition to his parents
and many loving family and friends, Ben is survived by his grandparents,
Jack and Barb Jacobi of North Tonawanda, N.Y. and Ron and Jean Steinbrenner
of Tonawanda, N.Y. A memorial service to celebrate the life of Ben will
held at Salem United Church of Christ in Tonawanda, N.Y.
Ben was a fifth grade student at A.T. Allen Elementary School and had
also attended the School for Environmental Studies and Winecoff Elementary
School. He enjoyed outdoor field trips and adventures with his friends
and said he always wished for a pool full of chocolate pudding. Ben also
loved making and building things, whether it be with Legos or clay. Pottery
was a favorite craft of his, so much so that he had his tenth birthday
party at the Pottery Pad. Ben has many classmates who remember him fondly.
Says Tara Farnham, “I never saw Ben frowning -- he was always smiling.”
Alex Clark remembers that, “Ben always cheered you up when you were in
a bad mood.” And Nicholas Watson's favorite memory is of Ben teaching him
how to bounce a cat on a trampoline and playing “seven ball ghost.” “He
taught me the true meaning of fun,” Nicholas fondly recalls.
Mr. Thomas Lee
SALISBURY -- Mr. Thomas Glenn Lee, 54, died Friday, Nov. 30, 2001.
Graveside service is 3 p.m. Monday at Rowan Memorial Park in Salisbury.
Visitation 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Monady at Lyerly Funeral Home.
Mr. Jim Rogers
RICHFIELD -- James Carroll “Jim” Rogers, 68, of 21712 Rogers Rd., Richfield,
died Thursday, Nov. 29, 2001, at his home.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. today at New Bethel Lutheran Church in
Richfield. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.
Hartsell Funeral Home in Albemarle is handling the arrangements.
Mrs. Whitaker Goodnight
CHINA GROVE -- Whitaker Belk Goodnight, 86, of 1930 Brown Road, died
Thursday, Nov. 29, 2001, at NorthEast Medical Center.
Services are at 2 p.m. Sunday at St. Paul's United Methodist Church
of Christ. The Rev. Paul Pickler will officiate. Burial will be at St.
Paul's United Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the
home on Brown Road. The remainder of the time the family will be at the
Born July 23, 1915, in Iredell County, she was the daughter of the
late Hugh Clarence and Ida Goodnight Belk. She was educated in Iredell
County schools and graduated from Appalachian State Teachers College. She
was formerly employed as school teacher and was a member of St. Paul's
United Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by husband, Henry Lamont Goodnight on March
Survivors include two sons, Cecil Goodnight of Raleigh and David Goodnight
of Denver; and three grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to St. Paul's United Church of Christ, 811 North
Enochville Avenue, China Grove, N.C. 28023 or to the American Lung Association,
5315 Greenbrook Drive, Charlotte, N. C. 28025.
An online memorial has been opened for Mrs. Goodnight at www.linnhoneycutt.com.
Mr. August H. Williams
KANNAPOLIS -- Mr. August H. williams, 84, of 1004 Brantley Road, died
Friday, Nov. 30, 2001. The body will remain at Lady's Funeral Home pending
completion of funeral arrangements.