Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Lucy was born June 22, 1919 in Waynesville, NC to the late Oliver H. and Belle Warren Parton.
Along with her parents she was predeceased in death by her husband Raymond W. Gray; son, Fred Hembree; and grandson Steve Henbree.
Survivors are: daughter, Linda Kelchner; sister, Edith Baldwin; four grandchildren and ten great grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren
A graveside service was held at 11:00 AM Monday, November 9, 2015 at Lafayette Memorial Park West.
Monday, November 23, 2015
Sarah Gladys Williamson Baicy, formerly of Raeford, died Wednesday, November 18, 2015, in Autumn Care of Nash at the age of 97.
She was born in Lumberton on March 3, 1918, to the late Grover Williamson and Dora McCormick Williamson. She attended school in Oxford, and at the age of 16 entered Flora MacDonald College, graduating in 1938 with degrees in English and History. She taught high school for three years in Roper until her marriage to Edward Owen Baicy. She was preceded in death by her husband, her brother Jim Williamson, and sisters Marie Warner and Joyce McDiarmid.
She is survived by her sons, Edward Baicy (Vangie) of Singapore, John Baicy (Marivic) of Houston, Texas, Robert Baicy, of Garner, and William Baicy (Kathy) of Littleton; her daughter, Joan Godsey (Richard), of Leverett, Massachusetts; 18 grandchildren; and 8 great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. in the Raeford Cemetery on Thursday, December 3, 2015, with the Reverend Michael L McGehee officiating.
Earl Peavy Boahn of Raeford, died Friday, November 20, 2015, at the age of 65.
He was born July 21, 1950 in Hoke County to the late Carl Clarence Boahn and Hettie Edwards Boahn.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Deanna Jean Boahn and a brother Clarence Howard Boahn.
He is survived by his 2 daughters, Tammy Blue (Richard), and Amanda Boahn (Rodney); 4 grandchildren, Jakob Blue, Richard Blue,Jr., Chelsey Glover, and Tyler Glover; 5 brothers, George Boahn (Francis), Clarence Boahn (Karen S.), John Boahn (Doris), Joe Boahn, and Jim Boahn (Karen); his mother-in-law Margaret Shortt; several nieces and nephews; and a special friend.
No funeral services are scheduled.
He is preceded in death by his beloved grandparents.
He enjoyed hunting, the ocean, and his dogs. However, the thing he was most proud of was being part of the Special Forces brotherhood.
He spent 24 years in the Army, serving with the 96th Civil Affairs, 1st Special Forces Group, Special Warfare Training Center, Test Jumper with Airborne Special Operations Test Directorate, and was a Military Free Fall Instructor (MFFI-632).
Survivors are: his wife, Tracy; sons, Clayton Guthrie (Darfus) of Granville, OH and Cody Young of Boone; daughters, Hannah Guthrie (Darfus)of Granville, Emily Young of Raeford, and Taylor Guthrie of Duhlin, OH; his father, Rick Guthrie; his mother, Linda Guthrie and stepfather, Tom Guthrie; several nieces and nephews; and many, many friends.
A memorial service will be held Monday November 23 at 3 p.m., Rogers and Breece Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation: Rogers and Breece Funeral Home, Monday, 2 p.m.-3 p.m.
Monday, November 16, 2015
Friday, November 13, 2015
She leaves to cherish memories her husband, David Patterson of Greensboro; a daughter, Lakeya Love; sons Donta Moore, Brett Moore and Koby Moore; six grandchildren, Akera Allen, Sabasjan Love, Nyris Moore, Gohan Moore, Saniya Moore and Silas Moore; four stepchildren, Monic, Tuesda, Deon and Niki; sisters, Peggy Davis, Annette Love, Hazel Lloyd and Lillie Pittman; brothers Richard Love, Thomas Love, Tony Love and Bobby Love; and mother-in-law Anna Patterson.
The funeral was held at Faith Anointed Temple Church, 3116 S. Duffie Rd., Red Springs, NC 28377 Saturday, November 14 at 1 p.m. Burial was in Shady Grove MB Church Cemetery.
Buie Funeral Home handled services.