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Roland B. Williamson
ROBBINS -- Roland Benjamin Williamson, 76, of 2708 Spies Road died Saturday in Heritage Care in Seven Lakes.
Mr. Williamson was a member of Pine Grove Baptist Church and Elise Lodge No. 555 AF&AM. He was a Navy veteran of World War II, a retired volunteer firefighter and a retired inspector for the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Pine Grove Baptist Church by the Revs. Bill Reynolds and Burton King. Burial with military honors will be in the church cemetery.
Mr. Williamson is survived by his wife, Ruby S. Williamson; a daughter, Rhonda Williamson of the home; and a son, Christopher Williamson of the home.
The family will receive friends Monday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Kennedy Funeral Home in Robbins and at other times at the home.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

James H. Scales
LAURINBURG -- James H. ‘‘Tom’’ Scales, 89, of 441 N. Caledonia Road died Friday.
The funeral will be conducted at 4 p.m. Tuesday in Solid Rock Baptist Church by the Rev. Richard Ingram. Burial will be in Hillside Memorial Park. Arrangements are being handled by Morris Funeral Home of Laurinburg.
Mr. Scales is survived by a son, James W. McNeill of the home; two sisters, Arvena Lytles of New York and Katie McClain of Boston; a granddaughter; and a great-granddaughter.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Ronald N. Peterson
ROSE HILL -- Ronald N. Peterson, 43, of 1386 Hayes Chapel Church Road died Thursday.
The funeral will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday in Hayes Chapel Baptist Church by the Rev. Alfred Holston. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Mr. Peterson is survived by two daughters, Coretta L. Peterson and Kayla B. Peterson, both of Clinton; two sisters, Vivian P. Williams of Durham and Marvie P. McNeill of Rose Hill; and two brothers, Jimmie Peterson of Rose Hill and Kenneth W. Peterson of Charlotte.
The public will be received today from 3 to 7 p.m. at Summerville-Boykin Mortuary of Garland.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Mamie W. Townsend
LUMBERTON -- Mrs. Mamie Warwick Townsend, 88, of 1163 Linkhaw Road died Saturday in Integrated Health Services of Lumberton.
Mrs. Townsend was a member of West Lumberton Baptist Church. She worked for the Robeson County Schools before retiring.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday in Floyd Memorial Chapel by Dr. Bob Taylor. Burial will be in Meadowbrook Cemetery.
Mrs. Townsend is survived by four daughters, Ruth Kissam of Evergreen, Betty Leggett of Rockingham and Thelma Stone and Carol Caulder, both of Lumberton; four sons, Kenneth Townsend of Matthews, Robert Townsend of Indian Trail, Horace Townsend of Charlotte and Billy Townsend of Lumberton; 16 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Floyd Mortuary & Crematory in Lumberton and at other times at the home of Carol Caulder, 270 Castle Road, Lumberton.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Frankie R. Taylor Sr.
HAMLET -- Frankie Ray Taylor Sr., 46, of 400 Pine Ridge Drive died Friday in Duke University Medical Center in Durham.
Mr. Taylor was a welder. He was an Army veteran and a member of Outreach for Jesus Church.
The funeral will be conducted at 3 p.m. Monday in Outreach for Jesus Church by the Rev. Frank McQuage and Pastor Marvin Taylor Jr. Burial will be in Richmond Memorial Park.
Mr. Taylor is survived by a daughter, Pamela McDonald of Rockingham; a son, Frankie R. Taylor Jr. of Rockingham; his mother, Lois S. Taylor; two brothers, Marvin Taylor of Hamlet and Chris Taylor of Rockingham; four sisters, Lois T. Heaton and Peggy T. Smith, both of Hamlet, and Dianne T. Brigman and Mary T. Jacobs, both of Rockingham; and two grandchildren.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9:30 at Harrington Funeral Home chapel.
Memorials may be made to Outreach for Jesus Church, 440 Battley Dairy Road, Hamlet, NC 28345.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Mattie R. Brewer
LUMBERTON -- Mrs. Mattie Retha Revels Brewer, 82, of 11121 U.S. 301 North died Friday in Southeastern Regional Medical Center in Lumberton.
Mrs. Brewer was a member of Saddletree Church of God and was president of the Ladies Auxiliary for several years. She was a homemaker.
The funeral will be conducted at 3 p.m. Monday in Saddletree Church of God by Dr. Millard Maynard and the Revs. Kenneth Locklear and James Woods. Burial will be in Bethel Hill Baptist Church cemetery.
Mrs. Brewer is survived by four sons, Isaac ‘‘Bud’’ Brewer Jr. of Shannon, Henry R. Brewer of St. Pauls, Ennis Brewer of Raeford and William D. ‘‘Bubba’’ Brewer of St. Pauls; three daughters, Mattie F. ‘‘Lucy’’ Bell of the home, Annie S. Jones of Lumberton and Letha Baker of Chesapeake, Va.; seven brothers, John W. Revels of Lumberton, Roosevelt Revels, Prentice Revels, William H. Revels Jr. and Freddie Revels, all of Fayetteville, Purcell Revels of Gulf and Rufus Revels of Lumberton; 30 grandchildren; 48 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Biggs Funeral Home in Lumberton and at other times at the home.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association of North Carolina, 400 Oberlin Road, Suite 208, Raleigh, NC 27605.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Shaun T. Modlin
SPRING LAKE -- Shaun T. Modlin, 27, of Spring Lake died Friday in Cape Fear Valley Medical Center in Fayetteville.
Mr. Modlin worked for Dean Collins Construction Inc. in Waycross, Ga.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday in Cromartie-Miller & Lee Funeral Home in Dunn by the Rev. Rusty Stewart. Burial will be in Erwin Memorial Park.
Mr. Modlin is survived by his mother and stepfather, Vickie P. Modlin and Harry Quintal of Spring Lake; his father, Teddy Modlin of Portsmouth, Va.; a brother, Jesse Modlin of Spring Lake; and his paternal grandmother, Grace Modlin of Belhaven.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Cromartie-Miller & Lee Funeral Home of Dunn.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Evelyn Gober
Mrs. Evelyn Gober, 72, of 4842 Hurley Drive, Fayetteville, died Tuesday in Duke University Medical Center in Durham.
The funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday in Wiseman Mortuary chapel by Dr. James A. Raye. Burial will be in Lafayette Memorial Park West.
Mrs. Gober is survived by her husband, Willie Gober of the home; two daughters, Vickie Gober of Florida and Vivian Rumth of New York; four sons, Orlando Gober, Dennis E. Gober, Wylie Gober and Alfonso L. Gober, all of New York; three sisters, Addie Anderson and Juanita Brown, both of Fayetteville and Lila Brown of Brooklyn, N.Y.; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Monday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home and at other times at the home.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Mikeal C. Adams
Mikeal Charles Adams, 44, of Fayetteville died Friday in Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.
Mr. Adams was the president and CEO of Carolina Converting Inc. He was a member of the Kiwanis Club of Fayetteville, president of the Plant Managers Association of Cumberland County and an Eagle Scout. 
The funeral will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday in Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Hope Mills by Bishop Nephi Brock. Burial will be at the Adams family home.
Mr. Adams is survived by his wife, Connie E. Adams of the home; a son, Christopher J. Adams of Dunn; a daughter, Tammy M. Adams of Fayetteville; his parents, James and Joyce Adams of Hope Mills; and two brothers, Brian D. Adams of Hope Mills and David R. Adams of Fayetteville.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Rogers and Breece Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Waccamaw Children’s Home, P.O. Box 127, Lake Waccamaw, NC 28450; or to Falcon Children’s Home, P.O. Box 39, Falcon, NC 28342.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Barbra Wynn
ROWLAND -- Ms. Barbra Wynn, 57, of 589 Hardeyville Road died Saturday .
Arrangements will be announced by Thompson’s Funeral Home of Pembroke.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Woodrow Teasley
Woodrow Teasley, 54, of 3235 Paul St., Apt. A6, Fayetteville, died Tuesday in his home.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday in New Hope Baptist Church in Wade by the Rev. Hugh Elmore Jr. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by Wiseman Mortuary.
Mr. Teasley is survived by six sisters, Emma Thomas of Baltimore, Eunice Teasley of Washington, D.C., Shirley Murphy and Lillie Carroll, both of Fayetteville, Maxine Teasley of Bowie, Md., and Sheila Teasley of Alexandria, Va.; and four brothers, Odell Teasley of Oxon Hill, Md., Gilbert Teasley of Alexandria, Va., Curtis Teasley of Dunn and Gerry Teasley of Wade.
The family will receive friend at 3058 Legion Road.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Arlene Davis
Mrs. Arlene Davis, 67, of 1321 Abraham Ave., Fayetteville, died Tuesday in Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.
The funeral will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday in Good Hope Baptist Church by Dr. Samuel McDonald. Burial will be in Rockfish Memorial Park.
Mrs. Davis is survived by a daughter, Robin S. Chatmon of Lake City, Fla.; a son, Darryl T. Davis of Fayetteville; and three grandchildren.
The public will be received today from 1 to 7 p.m. at Wiseman Mortuary.
The family will receive friends at the home.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Malyssa N. Lynch
GARNER -- Miss Malyssa Nichole Lynch, infant daughter of Melinda S. and Richard L. Lynch, of Garner died Thursday in UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill.
Arrangements will be announced by Rogers and Breece Funeral Home of Fayetteville.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Mary R. Stewart
VASS -- Ms. Mary Roberts Stewart, 77, of 653 Chastleberry Court died Friday in UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday in Cyprus Presbyterian Church in Cameron by the Rev. Richard Rodda. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Ms. Stewart is survived by a son, Mike Stewart of Vass; three daughters, Cheryl Childress of Cameron, Patsy Asbill of Sanford and Elian Smith of Aberdeen; three sisters, Doris Hales of Roseboro, Eva Bullard of Wilmington and Hesba Jones of Bennettsville, S.C.; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Boles Funeral Home in Southern Pines.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

William Hester
WASHINGTON -- William Hester, 73, of Washington, D.C., formerly of Hamlet, N.C., died Thursday.
Arrangements will be announced by Nelson Funeral Service of Hamlet.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Willie J. Hayes
CERRO GORDO -- Willie Jacobs Hayes, 68, of Hayes Road died Friday in Columbus County Hospital in Whiteville.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday in Worthington Funeral Home in Chadbourn by the Rev. Tony Ripley. Burial will be in the Green Cemetery.
Mr. Hayes is survived by a sister, Manie Hayes of Cerro Gordo; and two brothers, Julius M. Hayes Jr. of Fair Bluff and Ernest R. Hayes of Cerro Gordo.
The family will receive friends Monday from 1 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

George W. Royal
CLINTON -- George W. Royal, 90, of Clinton died Friday in Sampson Regional Medical Center.
Mr. Royal was a member of Roanoke Chapel Church. He was the former owner and operator of Royal Wholesale Co.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday in Crumpler-Honeycutt Funeral Home in Clinton by the Rev. Willard Hardison. Burial will be in Grandview Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Royal is survived by two daughters, Barbara S. Harrell and Marteal R. Windsor, both of Clinton; a brother, Dale Royal of Greenville, S.C.; a grandchild; and a great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Crumpler-Honeycutt Funeral Home in Clinton.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Mary C. Gore
Mrs. Mary Cutliff Gore, 71, of Fayetteville died Wednesday.
Mrs. Gore was a retired accountant from the University of North Carolina. 
A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Montlawn Memorial Park. Arrangements are being handled by Montlawn Funeral Home & Memorial Park of Raleigh.
Mrs. Gore is survived by three sons, Milton Gore and David Gore, both of Raleigh, Daniel C. Gore of Spokane, Wash.; a daughter, Ruth Williams of Fuquay-Varina; a sister, Margaret Truslow of Raleigh; and five grandchildren.
The family will receive friends after the service at the home of Milton and Holly Gore, 1009 Winona Road, Raleigh.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the ALS Association of North Carolina Chapter, 6512 Six Forks Road, Suite 602A, Raleigh, NC 27615.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Margarete G. Krupp
Ms. Margarete Gruber Krupp, 87, of Fayetteville died Friday in Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.
A graveside service will be conducted at 3 p.m. Tuesday in Lafayette Memorial Park by Pastor Marcia Fuson. 
Ms. Krupp is survived by a daughter, Margot Watson of the home; a grandchild; and a great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at Jernigan-Warren Funeral Home.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Helen C. Clayton
SANFORD -- Ms. Helen Frances Glick Clarke Clayton, 77, of 7062 Oak Road died Wednesday.
A Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. Stephen Catholic Church by Father John Forbes. Burial will be in Post Cemetery on Fort Bragg. Arrangements are being handled by Rogers-Pickard Funeral Home of Sanford.
Ms. Clayton is survived by two sons, Douglas Clarke of Raleigh and Richard Clarke of Fuquay-Varina; two stepdaughters, Joanne Novarro and Mary Anderson; a stepson, Vincent J. Clayton Jr. of Charlotte; two brothers, Henry Glick of Pipersville, Pa., and William Glick of Revere, Pa.; four grandchildren; a step-grandchild; and a great-granddaughter.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Wake County, 1300 St. Mary’s St., Fourth Floor, Raleigh, NC 27605.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Theodore R. Underwood
CLINTON -- Theodore Roosevelt Underwood, 90, of Southwood Nursing Center died Friday in Sampson Regional Medical Center.
Arrangements will be announced by Brock Memorial & Worley Funeral Home of Clinton.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Leonard H. White
Leonard Harrison White, 76, of Fayetteville died Friday in Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.
Arrangements will be announced by Jernigan-Warren Funeral Home.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Cumberland County funerals
Blue, Willie, 69, Hope Mills, 3 p.m., Wiseman Mortuary in Fayetteville. Burial in Willis Creek Cemetery in Fayetteville. 
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001

Cape Fear region funerals
Blackman, Shelton, 74, Dunn, 4 p.m., First Baptist Church. Skinner Funeral Home of Dunn.
Faison, Deidre, 50, Clinton, 3 p.m., Union High School. Burial in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Brock Memorial & Worley Funeral Home.
Herron, Durward, 81, Lumberton, graveside service, 3 p.m., Floyd Memory Gardens. Floyd Mortuary & Crematory of Lumberton. 
Kennedy, Karon, 43, Pinebluff, 3 p.m., David Bibey Ministries in Carthage. Burial in Sassafras Cemetery in Carthage. Pugh Funeral Home of Southern Pines.
Patterson, James, 78, Maxton, 3:30 p.m., Shiloh Missionary Baptsit Church. Burial in McLeod Memorial Cemetery. Jackson Funeral Home of Maxton.
The Fayetteville Observer - Sunday, April 15, 2001


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