Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Deborah Miller

Deborah Ann Locklear Miller, age 54 died Monday, July 28, 2014 at Rex Hospital in Raleigh.
Shewas born February 19, 1960. She was preceded in death by her father Sherman Locklear Sr. and her brother Sherman Locklear, Jr. She was the manager of H&R Block in Raeford. She was the recipient of "Outstanding Women of Hoke County" in 2014.
Survivors are her husband Michael R. Miller of Red Springs; a son Nicomma Locklear of Red Springs; two daughters, Nicolette Locklear of Red Springs, and Crysti Nicole Miller of Raleigh; her mother Susie Mae Locklear of Red Springs; a brother Ricky Locklear and his wife Wanda of Kempner, Texas; two sisters, Carolyn Locklear of St. Pauls, and Samantha Locklear of Pembroke; three grandchildren, Alexis Locklear of Raeford, Nykale Locklear of Red Springs, and James Mykah Kennedy of Raleigh.
Visitation will be from 7-9 p.m. Friday, August 1, 2014 at Crumpler Funeral Home 131 Harris Ave Raeford.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday August 2, 2014 at Crumpler Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in the Raeford Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made at www.crumplerfuneralhome.com.

Clyde T Nettles, Jr.

Clyde Thomas Nettles, Jr., 22, of Raeford, died Thursday, July 24, 2014.
Survivors are: his parents, Clyde, Sr. and Anita Nettles; fiancée, Amanda Jean Miller; sisters, Aisha Nettles and Tracie Nettles; brothers, Thomas Nettles and Gary Nettles; aunt Cynthia Ingram; and uncles, David Butler and Tahir Chase.
The funeral will be held Sat. Aug. 2 at 1 p.m. in Cape Fear Conference B Headquarters in Raeford. Burial will be in the McLauchlin Chapel Church Cemetery.
Public viewing will be held Fri. Aug.1 in the Buie Funeral Home Chapel.

Lacy J. McGee

Lacy J. McGee Jr., 65, of Raeford, died Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
The funeral will be held Wed. July 30 at 2 p.m. in Buie Funeral Home chapel in Raeford.
Viewing will be held today, Tues. July 29 from 1 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Monday, July 28, 2014

Teceia Roper

Teceia Roper of San Diego, California, formerly of Fayetteville, died July 13, 2014 at the age of 29.
She is survived by her mother Notra McLaurin Roper, father Earl Roper, sister Trina, grandmother Mae Roper, her uncles Champ McLaurin, Jimmy McLaurin, Tonny McLaurin, Ronnie Roper and Ressalle McCallister, and her aunts Annie McCallister, Ellen McLaurin and Bertha Davis.
The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, July 28, 2014 at Lewis Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, Fayetteville.
Memorials may be made to The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation 5005 LBJ Freeway Suite 250, Dallas, TX 75244.
Online condolences may be made at www.crumplerfuneralhome.com.

Gloria Glover

Gloria Glover, 59, of 145 Colorado Drive, died Saturday, July 26, 2014.
Survivors are: daughter, Sherita; sisters, Mildred Knight, Mamie Little, Nancy Monroe and Mable Edens; brothers, Welton Jr. and James McPhaul; and three grandchildren.
The funera will be held Tuesday, July 29 at noon in Laurel Hill MBC. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be today, Monday, July 28 from1 to 7p.m. at Buie Funeral Home in Raeford.

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Hattie McLaughlin

Hattie McLaughlin, 73, of 324 Birch St., died Monday, July 21, 2014.
Survivors are: sisters, Hazel Jones, Mary Virgil, Carolyn Easterling, Clara Graham and Sheffie Turner; and brothers, Jasper, Terry, Yancey and Milton.
The funeral will be held Friday, July 25 at 3 p.m. in McLauchlin Chapel AME Zion Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation, an hour prior to the service at the church.

Monday, July 21, 2014

Laytosha Readdy McNair

Laytosha Readdy McNair, 35, of 233 Twin Creek Dr., Raeford died Wednesday as the result of an automobile accident in Fayetteville.
She was born September 1, 1978 in Cumberland County. She is survived by her parents Julius and Vernella Handon Anderson of Raeford; one son, Gabriel McNair of the home; and two sisters, Deshanda Readdy and Allonease Readdy of Raeford.
The funeral will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Cape Fear Conference B Headquarters, 10225 Fayettevillle Road, Raeford. Burial will follow in the Cumberland Memorial Gardens, Fayetteville.
Visitation will be Tuesday, from 3-7 p.m. at the Powerhouse of Love and Faith, Inc., 4919 Murchison Road, Fayetteville. The family will receive friends at other times at the residence where they will assemble in preparation for the funeral procession. Arrangements are by the Haskins Funeral Home, Goldsboro.

Elizabeth M. Brown

Elizabeth Matthis Brown, 85, of Red Springs, died Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital.
She was born in Sampson County on May 26, 1929 to the late Byrant Newkirk Matthis and Manie Clyde Knowles Matthis. She was preceded in death by her husband, Neill Shaw Brown. She was a public school teacher of 34 years in Sampson and Robeson County schools before retiring. She was an active lifelong member and former moderator of Red Hill Universalist Church.
She is survived by her daughter Sheila Brown Evans of Red Springs; a grandson Patrick Chrisjohn Evans III of Red Springs; a sister Anita Ann Matthis Merritt of Wilmington; and several special cousins, nieces and nephews, many lifelong friends and her recliner buddy, Rufus.
The funeral was held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 19, 2014 at Red Hill Universalist Church 7031 Taylor's Bridge Highway Clinton.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Red Hill Universalist Church 7031 Taylor's Bridge Highway, Clinton, NC 28328.
Online condolences may be made at www.crumplerfuneralhome.com.

Hazel Harrell

Hazel Marie Tutor Harrell, 84, of Raeford, died July 19, 2014 at Open Arms Retirement Center.
She was born April 11, 1930 in Harnett County to the late Edgar Tutor and Lula Tyndall Tutor. She is preceded in death by her husband Robert Lee (Bob) Harrell. She was a member of Raeford First Baptist Church.
She is survived by her son, Robert L. Harrell, Jr. (Yvonne) of Southern Pines; her daughter Lynne H. Madden (Mark) of Lumberton; her brother Donald Tutor of Hope Mills; her sister Sara T. Grinstead (Jake) of Orlando, Florida; four grandchildren, Mandy Luck (Jonathan) Lesley Craven ( Josh), Jessica Lewis ( Brian), Morgan Madden; and two great- grandchildren, Cullen Craven and Landry Craven.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Monday, July 21, 2014 at Crumpler Funeral Home 131 Harris Ave. Raeford.
The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Raeford First Baptist Church, 333 North Main Street Raeford with the Rev. Tom Lee officiating. Interment will be in the Raeford Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Raeford First Baptist Church, 333 North Main Street Raeford, NC 28376.

Friday, July 18, 2014

Laytosha R. McNair

Laytosha Readdy McNair, 35 of 233 Twin Creek Dr., Raeford died Wednesday as the result of an automobile accident in Fayetteville.
She was born September 1, 1978 to Julius and Vernella Handon Anderson in Cumberland County.
Survivors are: her parents; one son, Gabriel McNair of the home; two sisters, Deshanda Readdy and Allonease Readdy of Raeford.
The funeral will be held Wednesday, July 23 at at 2PM at the Cape Fear Conference B Headquarters, Raeford. Burial will follow in the Cumberland Memorial Gardens, Fayetteville.
Visitation Tuesday, from 3PM until 7PM at the Powerhouse of Love and Faith, Inc., Fayetteville. The family will receive friends at other times at the residence where they will assemble in preparation for the funeral procession. Arrangements are by the Haskins Funeral Home, Goldsboro. 


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Wilma J. Monroe

Minister Wilma Jane Monroe, of Raeford, died recently.
Survivors are: children, Charles, Henrey, Donnie and Lynwood; 15 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be held Saturday, July 19 at 2 p.m. in St. Mary's Holiness Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be held today, July 18 from noon to 7 p.m. at Crumpler Funeral Home in Red Springs with the family present from 6 to 7 p.m.

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Sunday, July 13, 2014

Evie Blake

Evie Merle Bowman Blake, age 80, died Saturday, July 12, 2014 at First Health Hospice House in Pinehurst.
She was born in Dale County, Alabama on March 21, 1934, to the late William Littleberry Bowman and Clara Belle Morris Bowman. She was preceded in death by her husband, Horace T. Blake. She was a member of Celebration of Praise Church of God in Raeford.
Survivors are a son, Dale B. Blake and his wife Tammi of Raeford; a daughter, Sharon B. Branch and her husband Randy of Raeford; a stepdaughter, Barbara J. Blake of Virginia Beach, Virginia; two brothers, James Bowman and his wife Glenda of Dothan, Alabama and Billy Bowman and his wife Pat of Ozark, Alabama; three sisters, Helen Brown of Morris, AL, Voncile Senn of Newton, Alabama, and Bettie Dietz and her husband Jim of Ozark, Alabama; four grandchildren, David Shane Herring of Raeford, Natasha Beard and her husband Shelton of Red Springs; Kevin Jackson of Raeford, and Gerri Jackson of Raeford; five great-grandchildren, Shelton Lee Beard II, Briana Beard and Nevaeh Beard all of Red Springs, and Katie Grace Herring and Lathan M. Herring both of Raeford
Visitation will be held 6-8 p.m. on Monday, July 14, 2014 at Crumpler Funeral Home in Raeford.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at Celebration of Praise Church of God with the Rev. Jerry Edge officiating. Burial will follow in the Raeford Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association or to the American Diabetes Association.
Online condolences may be made at www.crumplerfuneralhome.com.

Frances W. Autry

Frances Woolley Autry died peacefully in Raeford on Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 92 years of age. She was known for her paintings, for her cooking, and for her love of travel.
Born in Vass on January 21, 1922, she was preceded in death by parents were James and Lena Reynolds, and her brothers Bill, Cecil and Herbert Reynolds. She was married and widowed by John Willis Ragan of Fayetteville and John W. Woolley of Red Bank, New Jersey.
She is survived by her husband, Corbett Autry of Lumber Bridge; her daughter Mary Frances Powers and her husband Jim of Mattawan, New Jersey; her son Donald Woolley and his wife Britt of Durham; her stepchildren Kathy and Delone Autry of Raleigh; grandchildren Michael Powers and his wife Heather of Indiana, Pennsylvania and Kenneth Powers of Queens, New York; sister-in-law Louise Reynolds of Raeford; niece Martha R. Parks and her husband Ray of Fayetteville; nephew Mike Reynolds and his wife Vickie of Aberdeen; great grandchildren Lucy, Laila, and Henry; grand nieces and nephews, Elizabeth, Melissa, Jennifer, Tony and Chris; and great grand nieces and nephews Hailey, Abby, Lauren, Austin, and Ryan.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at Greenwood Cemetery, Dunn, with the Rev. Shuford White officicating. Family will receive friends following the service at the graveside.
Online condolences may be made at www.crumplerfuneralhome.com.

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Elizabeth W. Stone

Elizabeth Warren Stone of Raeford died Friday July 11, 2014 at the age of 94.
She was born in Hoke County on May 14, 1920 to the late Marion and Annie McFadyen Warren. She was preceded in death by her husband Harold E. Stone, Sr. She was a member of the Raeford Presbyterian Church.
She is survived by her sons, Dr. Harold E. Stone, Jr. of St. Johns, Florida and Robert W. Stone of Palm Bay, Florida.
A graveside memorial service will be held 11 a.m., Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at the Raeford Cemetery. The family will receive friends following the service at the graveside.
Online condolences may be made at www.crumplerfuneralhome.com.

Thursday, July 10, 2014

William F. (Rick) Dinkins

William Frederic (Rick) Dinkins, age 62, of 6205 Scarlett Drive, Mebane formerly of Fayetteville, died Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at his home.
He was born in Atascosa County, Texas on September 1, 1951. He was employed with LL Vann Electric in Raleigh. He was preceded in death by his brother John Gillis Dinkins.He was raised in a missionary family and grew up in Brazil.
Survivors are his wife, Mary Adams Dinkins of Mebane; two daughters, Wendy Ray of Hillsborough, and Candida Nance of Mebane; his parents, Rev. Frederic and Frances Gillis Dinkins both of Fayetteville; one sister, Ruth Dinkins of Fayetteville; and five grandchildren that he adored.
Visitation will be held 12-2 p.m. Saturday, July 12, 2014 at Galatia Presbyterian Church.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 12, 2014 at Galatia Presbyterian Church with the REv. Shuford White officiating. Burial will be in the Church Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to UNC Hospital 101 Manning Dr. CB 7211 Chapel Hill NC 27599 Attn: Abdominal Transplant
Online condolences may be made at www.crumplerfuneralhome.com.