Friday, April 13, 2012

Theresa H. McBryde

Theresa Hollowell McBryde of 3612 St. Pauls Road, died Thursday, April 12, 2012 in FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst at the age of 87.
She was born in Wayne County on August 7, 1924 to the late Gurney and Renna Stevens Hollowell. She was a member of Raeford Presbyterian Church. She was the Owner and Operator of Theresa's Dress Shop in Raeford for 30 years. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wilson McBryde.
Survivors include a son, G. Van McBryde and wife Christy of Kinston; a daughter, Susan McBryde of Raleigh; and two grandchildren, Lauren M. Gray and husband Ashley and their daughter, Lucy Gray, all of LaGrange, and Wilson H. McBryde and wife Nicole of Mooresville.
The family will receive relatives and friends at the home.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 15, 2012 at Raeford Cemetery with the Rev. James L. Braden officiating.
Memorials may be made to Raeford Presbyterian Church, PO Box 1570, Raeford, NC 28376.
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Inge K. Lowell

Inge Kaim Lowell, died Friday, April 13, 2012 in her home at the age of 78.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Odber P. Lowell and her son, Charly A. Lowell.
Survivors include two sisters, Lido St. John of Arizona and Silke Hirschvogel of Germany; and a niece, Lil Barlow of Arizona.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, April 16, 2012 at the Raeford Cemetery with the Rev. James D. Wilhide officiating.
Online condolences may be made at

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Annie Auman Brim

Annie Ruth Auman Brim, 91, of Asheboro, died Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at The Randolph Hospice House.
A native of Hoke County, she was born Oct. 17, 1920, the daughter of the late Charlie Roe Auman and Minnie Mae Freeman Auman. She was retired from Ram Tie in Ramseur and she worked for Cross Road Rest and Retirement Center after her retirement. She was a member of Huldah Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Henry Brim; her children, Eugene Brim, Bobbi Jean Brim, Lewis Brim; her grandson, her sisters; Frances Voncannon, Beulah Hartsell, Louise Clodfelter; and her brothers, Garland Auman and James Auman.
She is survived by her daughters Diane Thornburg of Asheboro and Janet Murchison of Julian; son, Larry Brim of Port Orange, Fla; sister, Clara Holt of Greensboro; brothers, Donald Auman of Rockingham, Charles Auman of Jackson Springs and Carl Auman of Winston-Salem; 13 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren.
A funeral is scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday, April 12, 2012, at Huldah Baptist Church with the Rev. Jimmy Shirlen and the Rev. Wayne Vuncannon officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 11, 2012, at Ridge Funeral Home and other times at the home of Deidre Teague, 3997 Happy Hollow Road, Asheboro.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Hospice of Randolph, PO Box 9, Asheboro, N.C. 27204
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Monday, April 9, 2012

Kathryn H. McPhatter

Kathryn Alberta Holt McPhatter, 79, of Raeford, died Thursday, April 5, 2012.
Survivors are: sons, Eric and Larry; daughters, Regina, Notre and Sylvia; sister, Eula White; 23 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
The funeral was held Monday, Apr. 9 at 3 p.m. Monday in Silver Grove Missionary Baptist Church. Burial was in church cemetery.


Mary C. Guinn

Mary Callahan Guinn, of Raeford and formerly of Laurel Hill, died Thursday, April 5, 2012.
Survivors are: Daughter, Marilyn Pate; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Memorials: East Laurinburg PHC, P.O. Box 1046, Laurinburg, NC 28353.
The funeral was held Monday, Apr. 9 at 2 p.m. in Richard Boles Funeral Service chapel in Laurinburg. Burial was in King Cemetery.
 Memorials may be made to: East Laurinburg PHC, P.O. Box 1046, Laurinburg, NC 28353.

Mary J. Little

 Mary Lois Jones Little, 79 of Raeford, died Wednesday, April 4, 2012.
Survivors are: husband, Ernest; sons, James and Bobby; daughters, Debbie Watson, Kathy Elizabeth and Cynthia Holmes; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
The funeral was held Monday, Apr. 9 at 1 p.m. Monday in Mount Grove AME Zion Church. Burial was in church cemetery.

Herman Carpenter

Herman Carpenter, 64, of 207 Clay St., died Wednesday, April 4, 2012.
Survivors are: sons, Michael McPhatter, Darryl Jordan, Kenneth and William; daughter, Keisha Ricks; brother, Dennis; sisters, Dessie Campbell, Delores Blake, Barbara Griffin and Dianne Miller.
The funeral was held Tuesday, Arp. 10 at 11 a.m. in St. James United Church of God.