Miscellaneous Guilford County, North Carolina Obituaries

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ALYNE DENNY LAW
1-27-98
EDEN -- Alyne Denny Law, 84 of Triad United Methodist Retirement Home, Winston-Salem, died Sunday, Jan. 25, 1998, at the home.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, 1998, at First Methodist Church of Draper. Burial will be in Danview Cemetery.
She was born in Rockingham County, and was a member of First United Methodist Church, Eden, a member of United Methodist Women, the Homebuilders Class of the church. And was also a Red Cross Hospital volunteer and a homemaker.
Survivors include her sons, Rev. Joe A. Law, of Dallas, NC; Melvin C. Law of Newlin; daughter, Linda Evans of Scottsville, Va.; brothers, John Denny and Irvin Denny both of Eden; sister, Ruby Shropshire of Eden and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 27, 1998, at Fair Funeral Home, Eden.
Memorial contributions may be made to the First United Methodist Church, 130 Main St., Eden, NC 27288 or the Triad United Methodist Home, 1240 Arbor Rd., Winston-Salem, NC.

MARGARET SCOTT LEWIS
1-27-98
NEW SMYRNA BEACH, FLA. -- Mrs. Margaret Scott LEwis, 86, formerly of Stoneville, died Saturday, Jan. 24, 1998, at the Bert Fish Medical Center in New Smyrna Beach, Fla.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 29, 1998, at the graveside in Oleander Memorial gardens by the Rev. Joseph Washburn.
Mrs. Lewis was born Nov. 1, 1911, in Glennville, Ga., the son of the late Thomas and Veda Deldach Scott. She was a graduate of Bessie Tift College, Forsyth, Ga., attended Stetson University where she received a certification in library science. She served as librarian at Mainland High School, Daytona Beach, Fla., for several years during the 1960's. Mrs. Lewis taught English, Literature and Library Science at Stoneville High School for more than twenty years and served as the Rockingham County NC School System librarian during her final years of teaching. In addition, she and her late husband, Forrest H. Lewis, who died in 1988, operated an antique business in Stoneville for more than forty years. In Stoneville, she was a member of the Hodgin Memorial Methodist Church of Stoneville, where she participated in the choir and was often featured as a soloist. After moving to New Smyrna Beach, she attended the First Baptist Church of New Smyrna Beach. She was kind, caring, inspirational and very generous to the many people in her life. She will be missed by all.
Survivors include her two sons, Thomas Scott Lewis and wife, Earlene of New Smyrna Beach, Fla.; Forrest R. Lewis and wife, Jan of Hampstead; and her four grandchildren, Caroline; Scott; Rosalie; and Lucy.
The family will receive friends at the home of her son, Forrest Lewis, at 134 Forest Lane, Hampstead, and following the services.
A service of Coble Ward-Smith Funeral Service, Oleander Chapel, 791-4444.

RUTH STEWART GREESON
1-27-98
GIBSONVILLE -- Mrs. Ruth Stewart Greeson, 81, died Monday, Jan. 26, 1998, at Hillhaven Nursing Home.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, 1998, at Bartlett Funeral Home in Gibsonville.

CARRIE DELAPP FARIES
1-27-98
Carrie DeLapp Faries, 90, of Guilford Health Center, died Sunday, Jan. 25, 1998, at the center.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, 1998, at Lowes United Methodist Church Cemetery.
She was a native of Reidsville; was a secretary for Davis & Davis and a member of Myers Park Methodist Church.
Survivors are her brothers, James R. "Dickie" DeLapp of Reidsville; Jerry R. DeLapp of Miami, Fla.; and a special niece, Elizabeth Caudle of Greensboro.
There will be no formal visitation.
Memorial contributions may be made to Lowes United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund, 3191 NC Hwy 87, Reidsville, NC 27320.

WILLIAM RUSSELL MANLEY
1-27-98
REIDSVILLE -- William Russell Manley, 80, of 1576 Grooms Road, died Sunday, Jan. 25, 1998, at Annie Penn Hospital.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, 1998, at Covington Wesleyan Church. Burial will be in Reidlawn Cemetery.
A native of Rockingham County, he was a retired farmer and was formerly employed at Reidsville Locker Plant, and was of the Primitive Baptist faith. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Linda Mays Manley.
Survivors include his wife, Edith McClintock Manley of Reidsville; daughter, Carol Driscoll and husband, Preston of Reidsville; sons, Benny Manley and wife, Sandra; Skip Manley and wife, Martha; Max Manley and wife, Virginia; all of Reidsville; five grandchildren, Jeffery; Tyler; Wendy; Danny and Kelly; sister, Velma M. Cobb of Ruffin; brothers, Elwood Manley of Reidsville; Thornton Manley and Clarence W. Manley both of Ruffin; Rufus Gordon Manley; Webster Manley and Wayne Manley; all of Reidsville.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 27, 1998, at Wilkerson Funeral Home, other times, at the home of the daughter, Carol Driscoll, 1503 Grooms Road, Reidsville.
Memorial contributions may be made to Covington Memorial Wesleyan Church, 3218 Vance Street Ext., Reidsville, NC 27320 or to East Side Missionary Baptist Church, 1859 Barnes Street, Reidsville, NC 27320.

JAMES (GENE CLARK) E. FARROW
1-27-98
BURLINGTON -- James (Gene Clark) E. Farrow, 61, died Sunday, Jan. 25, 1998.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, 1998, at Hargett & Bryant Funeral Home.

ARTHUR VICTOR DENNING, SR.
1-27-98
HIGH POINT -- Arthur Victor Denning, Sr., 83, died Sunday, Jan. 25, 1998.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, 1998, at Jamestown United Methodist Church.

WILLIAM J. DAVENPORT
1-27-98
ORIENTAL -- Mr. William J. Davenport, 71, died Saturday, Jan. 24, 1998, at Vintage Inn in Williamston.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, 1998, at the Oriental United Methodist Church, Oriental, NC.
Mr. Davenport, a native of Fanning County, Georgia, graduated from the University of Florida and made a career as a landscape architect and land planner for the City of Miami Beach, and the Dade County Parks department. He was retired from the United States Federal Government Department of Housing and Urban Development. He also held a private practice in landscape architecture in South Florida and Cuba. Mr. Davenport was a member of the United States Power Squadron and past member of the American Society of Landscape Architects.
He is survived by his wife, Madge C. Davenport; sons, William J. Davenport, Jr. of Monument, Colo.; Dr. John A. Davenport of Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.; and five grandchildren.
The family will receive friends immediately following the service Wednesday, in the fellowship hall.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Oriental United Methodist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 70, Oriental, NC 28571.
Arrangements are by S.G. Wilkerson & Sons Funeral Home, Greenville, NC.

LUCY CURTIS
1-27-98
Lucy Curtis of 1301 Cartwright Dr. died Sunday, Jan. 25, 1998, at Cone Extended Care.
Arrangements are incomplete at Hargett Funeral Home.

JOSEPH C. CORDLE
1-27-98
TARBORO -- Joseph C. Cordle, 88, a former resident of Greensboro, died Sunday, Jan. 25, 1998.
The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29, 1998, at Carlisle Funeral Home with Dr. Lavelle Waters officiating.
Survivors include his daughter, Elizabeth C. Creutz of Rancho Santa Fe, Calif.; sons, J.C. Cordle, Jr. of San Diego, Calif.; and Stephen R. Cordle of Arlington, Va.

VIRGINIA IRENE W. CHURCH
1-27-98
JAMESTOWN -- Mrs. Virginia Irene W. Church, 76, died Sunday, Jan. 25, 1998.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29, 1998, at Fairview Baptist Church Cemetery, Dobson, NC.

JOSEPH D. (J.D.) BROWN
1-27-98
ASHEBORO -- Joseph Dwight (J.D.) Brown, 55, of 1006 Uwharrie St., died Monday, Jan. 26, 1998.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, 1998, at Loflin Funeral Home Chapel.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 27, 1998, at the Loflin Funeral Home in Ramseur, other times, at the home of Julia Ferguson, 1006 Uwharrie St., Asheboro.

SUE GATLIN BRADY
1-27-98
BENNETT -- Mrs. Sue Gatlin Brady, 64, of 2480 Bennett-Siler City Rd., died Monday, Jan. 26, 1998, at Chatham Hospital.
Arrangements are incomplete at Joyce-Brady Funeral Home.

DOROTHY FRAZIER BINKLEY
1-27-98
MOCKSVILLE -- Mrs. Dorothy "Dottie" Frazier Binkley, 83, of West Melbourne, Fla., died Saturday, Jan. 24, 1998, at the Indian River Center in West Melbourne.
The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, 1998, in Eaton Funeral Chapel, with Mr. David Binkley officiating. Burial will be in the Jericho Church of Christ Cemetery in Mocksville.
Mrs. Binkley was born in Taylorsville, and was a homemaker. She and her late husband were former residents of Mocksville and moved to Cummings, Georgia in 1990, and later to Brevard County, Florida. She was a member of the Melbourne Church of Christ. She was the widow of the late James G. Binkley.
Surviving are four daughters, Jan DeWeese of Salem, Ore.; Lynneth Slaughter of Gainsville, Fla.; Candace Baxley and Cindy Schieffelin, both of Indialantic, Fla.; five sons, Jim Binkley and Tim Binkley both of Rosewell, Ga.; David Binkley and Mike Binkley, both of Marietta, Ga.; and Ed Binkley of Greenwood, SC; 28 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Gladys Benbow of Winston-Salem; three brothers, Calvin Luther Frazier, II of Belaire, Fla.; Ronald Frazier of Winston-Salem; and Kenneth Frazier of Rome, Ga.
The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to the hour of the service on Wednesday, at the Eaton Funeral Home.

WALTER ROBERT BIGGS
1-27-98
EDEN -- Walter Robert Biggs, 72, of 914 Willow St., died Monday, Jan. 26, 1998, at his home.
Arrangements are incomplete at Fair Funeral Home.
He was a native of Eden, a member of Kingdom Hall and a WWII Navy Veteran. Mr. Biggs was a retired electrician for Fieldcrest Mills.
Survivors are his three daughters, Joan Burnstine of Orlando, Fla.; Jean Stansbury of Roanoke Rapids; Mary Louise Dupont of Anaheim, Calif.; one son, Sonny Butts of Silver Springs, Md.; two sisters, Jackie Ragan and Gladys White both of Red Springs; one brother, Melvin Biggs of Eden; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

STEPHEN TAYLOR ALT
1-27-98
Mr. Stephen Taylor Alt, 52, died Saturday, Jan. 24, 1998, at Moses Cone Hospital.
A Funeral Mass will be said at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 27, 1998, at St. Benedict's Catholic Church by Monsignor Joseph Showfety and Father Conrad Kimbrough.
A native of New York, NY, Mr. Alt attended the University of Wisconsin in Madison. He was the recipient of the Westinghouse Science Award and was a National Merit Scholar. He worked as a medical transcriptionist and was an accomplished musician. He was of the Catholic faith.
He is survived by his father, Capt. Earl J. Alt, USN Ret., of San Antonio, Texas; one sister, Barbara Sutor of Philadelphia, Pa.; two brothers, Peter of Greensboro and Michael of Philadelphia, Pa.
The family will receive friends following the service at 7417 Poplar Grove Trail.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Triad Health Project or St. Benedict's Church.


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