Saturday, April 18, 2015

Bobby Lee Rose

Bobby Lee Rose of Raeford died Friday, April 17, 2015 at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital at the age of 73.

He was born October 7, 1941 in Hoke County to the late Clarence Rose and Audrey Mae Butler Rose. He was a member of the Wagram Church of God and was employed with Burlington Industries.

He is survived by his son Mark Rose and his wife Melissa of Naples Florida, his brother Earl Rose and his wife Vickie of Rockingham, and two grandchildren, Matthew and Andrew Rose of Naples.

Visitation will be held 1-2 p.m. Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at Wagram Church of God, 21741 McKay Street Wagram.

The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at Wagram Church of God with Pastor Ricky Brewer officiating.

Interment will be in the Raeford Cemetery.

Online condolences may be made at

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Elaine Burbon

Elaine Burbon, 68, of Raeford, died Saturday, April 11, 2015.
The funeral will be held Thursday, April 16 at 11:30 a.m. in McPhatter Funeral Home chapel in Laurel Hill. 
Burial will be in Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery in Laurinburg.

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Mary Little-Elliott

Mary Little-Elliott, 66 of 5490 Richwood Court, Fayetteville, died April 13, 2015.
Survivors are: her husband, Herbert; son, Herrick E. Little; brother, Thomas E. Little; sister, Ulva V. Little; and a host of family and friends. 
The funeral will be held on Saturday April 18, 2015 at 12:00 Noon in A New Beginning Committed to God Purpose Ministry in Raeford, NC. Burial will follow at Cumberland Memorial Gardens. 
There will be a viewing held on Friday from 2:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the funeral home. 

Monday, April 13, 2015

Linda S. Tedder

Linda Saunders Tedder of Red Springs, died Saturday, April 11, 2015 at her home, at the age of 61.

She was born on Sept. 24, 1953 Scotland County to the late James Alex Saunders and Retha English Saunders.

She was preceded in death by her husband Jerry D. Tedder and two grandchildren, Julia and Justin Dial. She was a very loving mother and grandmother and will be missed dearly.

She is survived by her daughter Lisa Tedder of Red Springs; three sons, James Tedder and his wife Sandy of Raeford, Toby Tedder and his wife Cassie of Hope Mills, and Gary Tedder of Brooklyn, New York; a brother Carl Saunders and his wife Linda of  Long Island, New York; three sisters, Helen Caulder of Raeford, JoAnn Goins and her husband Floyd of Red Springs, and Patsy Locklear of Raeford; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at Crumpler Funeral Home 220 East 4th Ave, Red Springs.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 16, 2105 at Temple Baptist Church Hwy 211 Red Springs with Pastor Floyd Goins officiating.

Burial will be in the Saunders Family Cemetery, Cope Road, Red Springs.

Clara B. Frierson

Clara B. Frierson, 97, of 660 Scott Currie Road, died Monday, April 6, 2015.
Survivors are: daughter, Andremeda Cagle; sons, Willie, Rogers and Kennedy; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.
The funeral was held Sunday, April 12 at 3:30 p.m. in Piney Grove Missionary Baptist Church. Burial was in Highland Biblical Gardens.