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Friday, December 6, 2013

Demonsha B. Clegg

Demonsha B. Clegg, 21, of 405 Steven St., died Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013.
Survivors are: mother, Brenda; sisters, Conntina, Valeria, Elaine and Cecila; and a brother, Wayne.
The funeral will be held Saturday, December 7 at 2 p.m. in Piney Grove Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will be in Highland Biblical Gardens.
Visitation will be today, December 6 from 2 to 7 p.m. in Doby Funeral Home in Raeford.

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Emanuel "Ed" Galbreith

Emanuel Edward "Ed" Galbreith, 84, of Raeford, formerly of Southern Pines, died Saturday, November 30, 2013, at FirstHealthMoore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst.
He served in the U.S. Army.
Survivors are his children, Jackie Monroe (Curtis) of Southern Pines, Claudia McClain (Arnie) of Charlotte, and Susan Galbreith (Clinton) of Pinehurst; a long-time companion, Magnolia Davis of Raeford; his sister, Patricia White of Brooklyn, New York; nine grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.
A walk-through viewing will be held 5-6 p.m. Friday, December 6 at Simon Funeral Home Chapel, Southern Pines.
The family is receiving friends at 405 S. Mechanic Street, Southern Pines.
The funeral will be held Saturday, December 7 at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 200 East New York Avenue, Southern Pines.
Burial will be at Woodlawn Cemetery, Southern Pines

Payton Fowler

Payton Fowler, 76, of 238 Scurlock School Road, died Wednesday, November 27,2013.
Survivors are: children, Jamiell and Dion; sisters, Patricia Wilson and Mary; brothers, James and Nathaniel.
The funeral will be held Wednesday, December 4 at noon in New Macedonia FWB Church.
Viewing will be today, December 2 from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Buie Funeral Home Chapel.

Monday, December 2, 2013

John G. McLaughlin

John Graham "Pete" McLaughlin, of Raeford, died Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013.
Survivors are: sons, Erasmus and Bradley; father, Johnnie; brother, Kenneth; and sister, Keisha.
The graveside service was held Saturday, November 30 at noon Saturday in JG & DJ McLaughlin family cemetery.

Wallace G. Love

Wallace G. Love, 61, of Raeford, died Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013.
Survivors are: sisters, Peggy Davis, Hazel Lloyd, Ann Love, Esther Patterson and Lillie Pittman; brothers, Richard, Thomas, Bobby and Tony.
The funeral was held, November 29 at noon in Buie Funeral Home chapel in Raeford. Burial was in Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church cemetery

Erastus Z. Huggins

Erastus Z. Huggins, Jr. of Raeford died Thursday, November 28, 2013 in Autmn Care of Raeford at the age of 84.
He was born in Robeson County on October 27, 1929 to the late Erastus Z. Huggins, Sr. and Lilly Daisy Evans Huggins. He was preceded in death by his previous wife, Juanita Barnes Huggins, and his sons, Willie Ray Huggins and Henry W. Barnes. He was retired from the textile industry.
He is survived by his wife, Sandra J. Huggins of Kinston; his sons, Erastus "Pee Wee" Huggins, III (Peggy) of Raeford, Jammie Huggins of Shannon, David R. Huggins (Shelia) of Burgaw, Wilton Barnes (Shirley) of Red Springs, and Tommie Barnes of Red Springs; his daughters, Ethel Rose Barnes of Red Springs, Lois Jacobs of Shannon, Carolyn Sessoms (Eugene) of Laurinburg, and Doris Dick (Kevin) of Fort Mills, South Carolina; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, December 3, 2013 from 7-9 p.m. at Crumpler Funeral Home in Raeford
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday December 4, 2013 at Sandy Grove United Methodist Church with the Rev. Judson Dunlap officiating.
Memorials may be made to the Hospice Foundation of Hoke County, P.O. Box 1584 , Raeford, NC 28376.
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