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Friday, December 20, 2013

Harold C Campbell

Harold Clifford Campbell of Raeford died Friday, December 20, 2013 in Autumn Care of Raeford at the age of 75.

He was born in Horry County, SOuth Carolina on February 25, 1938 to the late Maxey Clayton Campbell and Minnie Scott Campbell. He was a member of the Raeford Evangelical Methodist Church. He was employed at Charles Craft in Laurinburg before retiring. He was an avid bowler.

He is survived by his wife, Patricia T. Campbell of Raeford; his brother, Bobby Campbell of Lillington; his sister, Ruby Roberts of Springfield, MAssachusetts; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Sunday, December 22, 2013 at Crumpler Funeral Home-Raeford.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Monday, December 23, 2013at Raeford Evangelical United Methodist Church with Pastor Roger Burns officiating. Burial will be in the Raeford Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to: Raeford Evangelical United Methodist Church, 379 W. Palmer Street, Raeford, NC 28376.

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Eugene Lee

Eugene Lee, 83, of Shannon, died Thursday, December 12, 2013.
He was a Korean War Veteran.
Survivors are: companion, Thelma McLean; children, Anna, Lillian, Sophia, Georgian, Desiree, Sonja, Christopher, Terence, Sherman, Sterling, and Terrell.
The funeral was held Thursday, December 19 at 1 p.m. in Bridges Grove AME Zion Church. Burial was in East Freedom Church cemetery.

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Annie M. Monroe

Annie Mae Monroe, 80, of 343 Hill Street, died Sunday,December,15, 2013.
Survivors are: son, John Jr.; daughter, Shirley Story; sister, Alberta Martin; three grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be held Friday, December 20 at 1 p.m. in M. Rouse Jr. Community Resource Center. Burial will be in Mountain Grove Church Cemetery.
Visitation will be held today, December 19 from 1 to 6 p.m. in Buie Funeral Home chapel in Raeford.

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Rita L. Lizotte

Rita LaFleur Lizotte, 92, died peacefully on Dec. 9, 2013 at the Kobacker House in Columbus, Ohio. She has been a resident of the Villages of Westerville in Ohio for the past two years. She was born in Falls River, Massachusetts. She was the eighth of 14 children. She later moved to Raeford to raise her family. She was a retired food service member of the Hoke County School District. She was a founded and devoted member of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church for more than 50 years.
She is preceded in death by a daughter, Carol Lizotte Dunlap. She is survived by her daughter Diane Clenney of Gahanna, Ohio; two sons Roger (Margaret) Lizotte Lake City, Florida and Donald (Karen) Lizotte of Wake Forest; 12 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by sisters Annette Berney and Loretta Levesque.
A memorial service will be held in Raeford January 18th, 2014. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to your local Hospice care in her memory.

Monday, December 16, 2013

William H. Womble

William Henry Womble, Jr., 87, of Morehead City, passed away Sunday, December 15, 2013 at Crystal Coast Hospice House.
He served aboard the USS Cates (DE-763) between August 7, 1943 and March 21, 1946 when he was honorably discharged. During his service, he earned the Asiatic-Pacific, European-African-Middle East, American Theatre and Victory Medal II Ribbons for his service.
He is survived by his wife, Odell Moore Womble of the home; three sons, William H. Womble, III and wife Jan of Greenwood, South Carolina, James R. Womble and wife Debora of Nairobi, Kenya, East Africa and Michael H. Womble and wife Amy of Eastover; two brothers, James E. Womble of Virginia Beach, Virginia and Donald L. Womble of Albuquerque, New Mexico; two sisters, Mary Frances Pridgen of Daytona Beach, Florida and Barbara Hester of Rocky Mount; five grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary B. Womble and father, William H. Womble.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at First Baptist Church of Morehead City with the Rev. Dr. Nate Leonard and the Rev. Darrell Williams officiating. The family will receive friends following the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Crystal Coast Hospice House, PO Box 483, Morehead City, NC 28557 or First Baptist Church, 810 Bridges St, Morehead City, NC 28557.
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Mary Ruth C. Haire

Mary Ruth Calloway Haire died Sunday, December 15, 2013 at the age of 98.
She was born in Surry County on December 3, 1915 to the late Robert and Blanche Cook Calloway.
She is preceded in death by her husband Ernest B. Haire and her son, Ernest B. Haire, Jr. She was a member of Antioch Presbyterian Church and past president of Woodman of the World, Chapter 118 in Raeford.
She is survived by her son William Robert Haire of Bumpass, Virginia; three sisters, Sadie Cagle of Miami, Florida, Joan Frye of Aberdeen, and Patsy Edwards of Wilmington; two grandchildren, Nicole Law and William Haire, Jr; and two great-grandchildren, Cameron Haire and Micheal Haire.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at Crumpler Funeral Home 131 Harris Ave. Raeford.
A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, December 19, 2013 at Antioch Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
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Sunday, December 15, 2013

Rosa Wilson

 Rosa Lee Wilson of Raeford, formerly of Winston Salem, died Saturday, December 14, 2013 in Autumn Care at the age of 97.

 She was born in Clarendon County, SC on September 2, 1916 to the late Joseph L. Lewis and Martha Holladay Lewis. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack C. Wilson, two sons, Earl R. Wilson and Wayne O. Wilson, her brother, Joseph L. Lewis, Jr., four sisters, Mary L. Maye, Bonnie L. Finger, Elizabeth L. Chapman, Clara L. Elmore, her son-in-law, CharlesAnglin and her daughter-in-law, Joy C. Wilson. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Raeford after moving her membership from Ardmore Baptist Church in Winston Salem.

She is survived by her son, Douglas Wilson of Winston Salem; her daughter, Gerry W. Anglin of Raeford; 9 Grandchildren; 22 Great Grandchildren; 2 Great-Great Grandchildren.

Visitation will be 10-11 a.m. Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at Raeford First Baptist Church, 333 N. Main Street, Raeford, NC 28376.

 The funeral will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at Raeford First Baptist Church.

A graveside Service will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday, December 19, 2013 at Union United Methodist Church Cemetery in Manning, SC.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: First Baptist Church, 333 N. Main Street, Raeford, NC 28376 or Cameron Boy's Camp, 255 Cameron Camp Road, Cameron, NC 28326 or Baptist Children's Home, 515 Watson Ave, Thomasville, NC 27360.

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