Miscellaneous Cumberland County, North Carolina Obituaries

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Thursday, Nov 14, 2002

Otha Harrington Jr.
RALEIGH - Otha Harrington Jr., 71, of 3200 Kidd Road, formerly of Cameron, died Monday, Nov. 11, 2002, in Central Carolina Hospital in Sanford.
A graveside service will be conducted at noon Friday in Green Grove AME Zion Church cemetery in Cameron by the Rev. Addie McCrimmon. Arrangements are being handled by Watson Mortuary of Sanford.
Mr. Harrington is survived by two daughters, Gwendolyn A. Taylor of Sanford and Shirley Harrington of Charlotte; his mother, Ruth Harrington of Sanford; and two grandchildren.

Patricia M. Norris
LAUREL HILL - Mrs. Patricia Mace ''Faye'' Norris, 50, of Laurel Hill, died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2002.
Mrs. Norris was a claims supervisor for Toastmaster and a member of Fletcher's Chapel Wesleyan Church, where she was treasurer.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday in Fletcher's Chapel Wesleyan Church in McColl, S.C., by the Revs. Charlie Collins, Ron Haithcock and Jeff Collins. Burial will be in Hillside Memorial Park in Lillington.
Mrs. Norris is survived by her husband, Billy Ray Norris Sr. of the home; two sons, Billy Ray Norris Jr. of Greenville and Anthony ''Kyle'' Norris of the home; a daughter, Amanda N. McKay of Laurinburg; a brother, Joey Mace of Laurinburg; two sisters, Linda Loomis of Laurinburg and Rebecca Smith of Columbia, S.C.; and a grandson.
The family will receive friends tonight from 6 to 8 at Boles Funeral Home & Crematory in Laurinburg.
Memorials may be made to Fletcher's Chapel Wesleyan Church building fund, 1649 Highway 381 N., McColl, SC 29570.

Keith Adams
WADE - Keith Adams, 44, of Wade, died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2002, in his home.
Mr. Adams worked for Kelly- Springfield Tire Co. for 25 years and was a Little League coach.
A graveside service will be conducted at 4 p.m. Friday in Old Bluff Presbyterian Church cemetery by Dr. Jimmy Dees.
Mr. Adams is survived by his wife, Angela M. Adams of the home; two sons, Matthew K. Adams and Kyle Adams, both of the home; his mother, Janet D. Adams of Fayetteville; and two brothers, Robbie Adams and Mitch Adams, both of Fayetteville.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Jernigan- Warren Funeral Home in Fayetteville.
Memorials may be made to Northwood Temple Academy, 4200 Ramsey St., Fayetteville, NC 28311.

Mildred C. Baker
CHARLOTTE - Mrs. Mildred Currie Baker, 98, of Charlotte, formerly of Red Springs, died Sunday, Sept. 29, 2002, in her home.
Mrs. Baker worked for Presbyterian Hospital. She was a retired dietitian and a member of First Methodist Church in Charlotte for 61 years.
A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday in Alloway Cemetery in Red Springs by the Rev. Michael McGehee. Arrangements are being handled by Crumpler Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Red Springs.
Mrs. Baker is survived by three cousins, Ella M. Buie and Harriet M. Buie, both of Red Springs, and James P. Buie of Rocky Point.
Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church general fund, 501 N. Tryon St., Charlotte, NC 28202.

Lenora C. McKay
DUNN - Mrs. Lenora C. Mc- Kay, 76, of Dunn, died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2002, in Betsy Johnson Regional Hospital.
Mrs. McKay was the director of the Dunn Public Library from 1974 to 1987. She was a member of the Museum of History Associates. She also was a member of First Presbyterian Church, where she was the church historian for several years and a member of the Presbyterian Women.
The funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday in First Presbyterian Church by Dr. David Sherrod. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by Skinner Funeral Home of Dunn.
Mrs. McKay is survived by two sons, Leon McKay Jr. of Wilmington and Scott McKay of Dunn; a daughter, Melissa Barron of Midland; and two grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Friday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the church.
Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, 901 N. Park Ave., Dunn, NC 28334.

David L. McCrimmon
NEW YORK - David Levonia McCrimmon, 55, of New York, formerly of Vass, N.C., died Friday, Nov. 8, 2002.
The funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday in Frye's Chapel Free Will Baptist Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by Knotts Funeral Home of Sanford, N.C.
Mr. McCrimmon is survived by his wife, Ethel McCrimmon of New York; two sons, Reginald McCrimmon and Jonathan McCrimmon, both of New York; and five grandchildren.

Robert McIver
SANFORD - Robert ''Bobby'' McIver, 66, of 210 Circle Drive, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2002, in Kindred Hospital in Greensboro.
The funeral will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. Friday in Jonesboro Chapel AME Zion Church by the Revs. Yyonnette Rhodes and Charles Chalmers. Burial will be in Lee Memory Gardens.
Mr. McIver is survived by his wife, Larvenia McIver of the home; a daughter, Lori M. Caudle of Winston-Salem; a son, Robert McIver Jr. of the home; a brother, Lamont McIver of Sanford; two sisters, Bernice Horton of Sanford and Annie White of Philadelphia; and a grandson.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 8 at Horton Funeral Home in Sanford.

Henry J. Graham
RAEFORD - Henry J. Graham, 79, of 411 Cool Spring Drive, died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2002.
Arrangements will be announced by Buie Funeral Home of Raeford.

Edna H. McCormick
FAIRMONT - Mrs. Edna Harris McCormick, 84, of 1100 Park Ave., died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2002.
A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday in Floyd Memorial Cemetery by the Rev. Mark E. Gaskins.
Mrs. McCormick is survived by a son, Frank McCormick of Fairmont; and three daughters, Susan Harrington and Jennie Rose Davis, both of Fairmont, and Dr. Mickie McCormick of Hampstead. 
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Floyd Funeral Services in Fairmont and at other times at the home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 416 S. Main St., Fairmont, NC 28340-1908.

Madeline Robertson
Ms. Madeline ''Marion'' Robertson, 79, of Fayetteville, died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2002.
Arrangements will be announced by Adcock Funeral Home of Spring Lake.

Ilene M. Williamson
CLINTON - Mrs. Ilene Marie Williamson, 57, of 254 Tarheel Drive, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2002.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday in Freedom & Deliverance Outreach Inc. by Elder Ivan B. Green. Burial will be in Andrews Chapel Baptist Church cemetery.
Mrs. Williamson is survived by her husband, Roosevelt Williamson of the home; a son, Lonnell Rich of Clinton; two daughters, Anita Pitts of Clinton and Nicole Boykin of the home; a brother, Clifford Rich of Maryland; a sister, Willa McNeil of Prince George, Md.; and eight grandchildren.
A viewing will be held Friday from 1 to 7 p.m. at Brock Memorial & Worley Funeral Home in Clinton.

J.C. Kinlaw
LUMBERTON - J.C. Kinlaw, 72, of 2018 Willoughby Road, died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2002, in Duke University Medical Center in Durham.
A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday in New Hollywood Cemetery by the Rev. Randolph Browning. 
Mr. Kinlaw is survived by two brothers, Eddie Kinlaw and Teddie Kinlaw, both of Lumberton; and a sister, Virginia Lee of Lumberton.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Biggs Funeral Home in Lumberton and at other times at the home of Wand Lee, 3836 Willoughby Road.

Dee Oxendine
ROWLAND - Dee Oxendine, 81, of 758 Bertha Jones Road, died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2002.
Arrangements will be announced by Revels Funeral Home of Pembroke.

Mancie McCreacy
LUMBERTON - Mrs. Mancie McCreacy, 71, of 3918 W. Fifth St., died Thursday, Nov. 7, 2002.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday in Hilly Branch Baptist Church by the Rev. Joseph M. Dunham. Burial will be in Moore Landing Cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by Central Funeral Home of Lumberton.
Mrs. McCreacy is survived by a daughter, Claudia R. Patterson; a brother, Ulayton Moore of Lumberton; a sister, Hester Moore of Lumberton; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends at 934 Spruce St.

Bobby McEachern
DUNN - Bobby McEachern, 59, of 401 N. Ellis Ave., died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2002.
Arrangements will be announced by Wiseman Mortuary of Fayetteville.

Leerone A. Pate
LUMBERTON - Mrs. Leerone Arnette Pate, 74, of 204 W. 31st St., died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2002.
Arrangements will be announced will be Floyd Mortuary & Crematory of Lumberton.

Robert T. Perkins
LILLINGTON - Retired Army 1st Sgt. Robert Thomas Perkins, 82, of 170 Irene Roberts Road, died Friday, Nov. 8, 2002, in his home.
Mr. Perkins served in the Army for 21 years.
A graveside service with military honors will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday in Wesley Chapel Church cemetery by the Rev. Lincoln Blanding.
Mr. Perkins is survived by three cousins, Susie N. Pendergrass, Ira Robertson and Charles Pendergrass, all of Dixon, Tenn.; and his caretaker, Bobette Burrus of Lillington.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 8 at Dafford Funeral Home in Dunn.

Doris McKeithan
BLADENBORO - Mrs. Doris McKeithan, 67, of Bladenboro, died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2002, in New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday in West Bladenboro Baptist Church by Dr. Floyd Enzor and the Rev. Bobby Cain. Burial will be in Bladen Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. McKeithan is survived by four sons, Ronnie McKeithan of Bladenboro and Jimmy Ward, Eddie Ward and Dean Ward, all of Shallotte; a daughter, Peggy C. Cain of Bladenboro; her father, Roger Odom of Troutman, S.C.; her mother, Emma Simmons of Bladenboro; a brother, Dewey Odom of Stony Point; a sister, Kay Frances Cain of Locust; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Lewis Funeral Home in Bladenboro.

Mable H. Brown
CHADBOURN - Mrs. Mable Effie Hammond Brown, 84, of Haynes Lennon Highway, died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2002, in Columbus County Hospital in Whiteville.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday in Worthington Funeral Home chapel in Chadbourn by the Revs. J.P. Williams and Larry Nobles. Burial will be in Chadbourn Memorial Cemetery.
Mrs. Brown is survived by a daughter, Evelyn B. Williamson of Chadbourn; two sons, Bobby G. Brown of Chadbourn and Troy W. Brown of Ocean Isle Beach; a brother, Wilton Hammond of Chadbourn; two sisters, Louise Williamson of Chadbourn and Lucille Long of Cerro Gordo; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Virginia W. Hobson
DUNN - Mrs. Virginia Wise Hobson, 73, of 1752 W. Blackmon Road, died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2002, in Cape Fear Valley Medical Center in Fayetteville.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday in Sansom Community Church by the Revs. Jerome Pope and Gill Wise. Burial will be in Devotional Gardens.
Mrs. Hobson is survived by two sons, Rodney Hobson and Danny Hobson, both of Dunn; three daughters, Kim H. Lee of Dunn, Kelly P. Delozier of Holly Ridge and Wendy K. Hobson of Four Oaks; two brothers, Jack Wise of Eastover and David T. Wise of Buies Creek; three sisters, Lois Bullard of Dunn, Hazel Byrd of Coats and Pearl Gregory of Wade; 19 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Cromartie-Miller & Lee Funeral Home in Dunn.

Harold A. Stevens
PINEHURST - Harold A. Stevens, 88, of Pinehurst, died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2002, in his home.
Arrangements will be announced by Powell Funeral Home & Crematory of Southern Pines.

Catherine Locklear
PEMBROKE - Mrs. Catherine Locklear, 74, of 305 Gough St., died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2002, in Southeastern Regional Medical Center in Lumberton.
The funeral will be conducted at noon Friday in Pembroke Gospel Chapel by Brother Charles Oxendine. Burial will be in Lumbee Memorial Gardens in Lumberton.
Mrs. Locklear is survived by her husband, Otha N. Locklear of the home; two sons, Terry Locklear of Houston and Michael Locklear of Atlanta; five daughters, Joann Locklear and Tammy L. Lowery, both of Raleigh, Patricia Chavis of Fuquay-Varina and Vickie Locklear and Cathy L. Revels, both of Pembroke; six brothers, Fernie Barton Jr. and Herman Barton, both of Pembroke, Donell Barton, Leon Barton and Reddy Barton, all of Augusta, Ga., and Bernell Barton of Baltimore; three sisters, Dosha Lee Jacobs of Baltimore and Margie Graham and Vashtie Locklear, both of Lumberton; and 10 grandchildren.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Locklear & Son Funeral Home in Pembroke.

Pat Kilmer
HOPE MILLS - Ms. Pat Kilmer, of Hope Mills, died Monday, Nov. 11, 2002.
Ms. Kilmer was a member of Hope Mills Presbyterian Church, where she was an organist for several years.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Nov. 24 in Hope Mills Presbyterian Church by Pastor Shirley T. Bain. Arrangements are being handled by O'Quinn-Peebles Funeral Home of Lillington.
Ms. Kilmer is survived by three sons, Bob Kilmer and Keith Kilmer, both of Florida, and Kelly Kilmer of Maryland; and 11 grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Hope Mills Presbyterian Church, 108 S. Main St., Hope Mills, NC 28348-1959.

Stephen G. Henderson
Stephen George Henderson, 61, of 3602 Village Drive, Fayetteville, died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2002, in Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday in Reeves Funeral Home chapel in Hope Mills by Chaplain William McCoy. Burial will be in Cumberland Memorial Gardens. 
Mr. Henderson is survived by his wife, June Henderson; a son, William Bowermaster of Hope Mills; a daughter, Kellye Lance of Fort Mill, S.C.; his father, James Henderson of Hope Mills; a brother, Russell Henderson of Tallahassee, Fla.; two sisters, Christine Dyson of Greensboro and Ellen Galla of Youngstown, Ohio; and two granddaughters.
The family will receive friends at the home.

Jeanette P. Frakes
Ms. Jeanette Pearl Frakes, 71, of 1916 Havilah Road, Fayetteville, died Monday, Nov. 11, 2002, in Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.
Services will be held at a later date in Delphos, Kan. Arrangements are being handled by Adcock Funeral Home of Spring Lake.
Ms. Frakes is survived by two daughters, LaRetta Wager of Fayetteville and Martha Turner of Anaheim Hills, Calif.; a son, Nathan Frakes of Delphos, Kan.; a brother, Jim Spidell of Mission Hills, Calif.; a sister, Lareta V. Vleck of Topeka, Kan.; and five grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Lung Association, P.O. Box 27985, Raleigh, NC 27611.

Madeline B. Howell
Mrs. Madeline B. Howell, 64, of Fayetteville, died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2002, in Womack Army Medical Center on Fort Bragg.
A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday in Lafayette Memorial Park West by Chip Grammer.
Mrs. Howell is survived by her husband, Marion Howell of the home; a daughter, Karen A. Williams of Fayetteville; two brothers, Edward Drake and Sonny Bortell, both of Maine; two sisters, Carol Bortell and Barbara Stone, both of Ohio; and a grandchild.
The family will receive friends Friday from noon to 2 p.m. at LaFayette Funeral & Cremation Services.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Lung Association, 2583 Ravenhill Road, Fayetteville, NC 28309-0236.

Richard N. Taylor
Richard Noland Taylor, 51, of 1124 Cedar Creek Road, Fayetteville, died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2002, in Highsmith-Rainey Memorial Hospital.
The funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday in Rogers and Breece Funeral Home chapel by the Rev. A. Edward Beddingfield Jr. Burial will be in Sandy Horne Cemetery in Autryville.
Mr. Taylor is survived by two brothers, James C. Taylor of Hope Mills and Robert D. Taylor of Fayetteville.

Dorthea E. Jones
Mrs. Dorthea Elliott Jones, 60, of 3018 Singletree Lane, Fayetteville, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2002, in Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday in Wiseman Mortuary chapel by Elder Leon Elliott. Burial will be in Cross Creek Cemetery No. 4.
Mrs. Jones is survived by a son, Cleveland Jones Jr. of Frankfurt, Germany; three daughters, Melody Garland and Annie Jones, both of Fayetteville, and Nancy Shavers of Glen Allen, Va.; three brothers, Thomas Elliott of Connecticut, Oliver Elliott of Wade and James Elliott of Fayetteville; seven sisters, Carrie Elliott, Mary Elliott and Ruth Purcell, all of Wade, Irene Way of Fayetteville and Dorothy King, Marjorie Brown and Ella Elliott, all of New York; eight grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
A viewing will be held today from 1 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 8 at the funeral home.

Philip L. Eads Jr.
Philip L. Eads Jr., 77, of 1510 Converse Drive, Fayetteville, died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2002, in Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.
Arrangements will be announced by Rogers and Breece Funeral Home.

Catherine Elder
Mrs. Catherine Elder, 78, of 1538 McArthur Road, Fayetteville, died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2002, in Highsmith-Rainey Memorial Hospital.
Arrangements will be announced by Wiseman Mortuary.

Frances B. Moricle
SANFORD - Mrs. Frances Bland Moricle, of Sanford, died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2002.
Arrangements will be announced by Rogers-Pickard Funeral Home of Sanford.

Thelma McGill
LAURINBURG - Mrs. Thelma McGill, 88, of 928 McGirts Bridge Road, died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2002, in her home.
Arrangements will be announced by Morris Funeral Home of Laurinburg.

Ian Fleming
Ian Fleming, 45, of 1124 Nan St., Fayetteville, died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2002, in his home.
Arrangements will be announced by Cunningham & Sons Mortuary.

Rowena E. Hooks
RALEIGH - Mrs. Rowena Ellen Hooks, 89, of 501 E. Whitaker Mill Road, formerly of Fayetteville, died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2002, in Mayview Convalescent Center.
Arrangements will be announced by Rogers and Breece Funeral Home of Fayetteville.

Jackie P. Kempton
CAMERON - Mrs. Jackie P. Kempton, 43, of Cameron, died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2002, in her home.
The funeral will be conducted at 4 p.m. Friday in O'Quinn-Peebles Funeral Home chapel in Lillington by the Revs. Bob Lafferty, Grayson McNeill and Dean Brewer.
Mrs. Kempton is survived by a son, Wayne D. Kempton of Cameron; two brothers; and a grandson.
The family will receive friends Friday from 3 to 4 p.m. at the funeral home and at other times at the home of Daniel and Delia Kempton.
Memorials may be made to Gospel Light Baptist Church, 1910 Tramway Road, Sanford, NC 27332.

Leroy Sloan
PINEHURST - Leroy Sloan, 62, of 300 Blake Blvd., died Monday, Nov. 11, 2002, in Pinehurst Nursing Center.
The funeral will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday in Trinity AME Zion Church in Southern Pines by the Rev. Ricky Frazier. Burial will be in Matthews Memorial Garden in Wagram.
Mr. Sloan is survived by three sons, Gary Brown and Anthony Brown, both of Southern Pines, and Ronnie Leggett of Atlantic City, N.J.; four brothers, Neal A. Sloan, Robert L. Sloan, William Sloan and J.C. Sloan, all of Southern Pines; and three sisters, Louise Ingram, Alberta Berry and Beatrice Graham, all of Southern Pines.
A viewing will be held today from 2 to 8 p.m. at Purcell Funeral Home in Southern Pines.
The family will receive friends at the home of Louise Ingram, 130 N. Leak St., Southern Pines.


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