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Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Brian J. Hartman

Brian John Hartman ,40,  passed away on Thursday, October 15, 2015 in Surf City.
He was born in Mann, West Virginia on February 15, 1975.
He found the mountains, hunting and fishing peaceful, loved bluegrass music and helping others. He worked as a heavy equipment operator most of his life. He loved his three children, wife, family and animals. He would always talk about how much he loved his babies and Daph. He was of the Pentecostal faith.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, the Rev. Clarence and Ethel Fortner who he loved dearly and Carlos W. Goodman Sr.' his grandfather-in-law; and Carlos W. Goodman Jr. (Buzzy), his father in law.
He is survived by his wife, Daphnie; son Brian Austin (16), Hayleigh (14) and Hanna (5); his parents, Carl and Barbara Mounts; mothers-in-law Cindy Goodman and Kristen Goodman(Buzzy); one brother, Nick Mounts; one niece Isabella Mounts; and aunts and uncles Sandra Grimmett, (Don), Jeannie Lee, Mildred Twardy (Ed), Mila Darnell (Danny), Tommy Fortner (Donna), Marty Fortner (Stephanne), Ann (Dave) Dick, and Lynn (Ricky) Johnson.
A Celebration of Life will take place on Sunday, October 25, 2015.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you make a donation in Brian's memory to: Refuge Pentecostal Church, 5601 Rockfish Road, Hope Mills NC 28348

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Norm Dubreuil

Norm Dubreuil, died Saturday, October 17, 2015.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, October 24 at 11 a.m. in St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church in Raeford.

Monday, October 19, 2015

Melvin Chambers

Melvin Clayton Chambers, of Raeford, died Sunday, October 18, 2015 at his home at the age of 79.

He was born in Rockingham County, North Carolina December 8, 1935, to the late Robert Lester Chambers and Minnie Bet Smith. He served in the US Army.

He is survived by his wife Patricia H. Chambers, two sons, Melvin C. Chambers II , Andrew Chambers all of Raeford and his daughter Michele Musselwhite of UAE.

A private memorial service will be held at a later date.



Richard L. Burkhart

Richard Lewis Burkhart, 99, of Raeford, died Friday October 16, 2015.
He was born June 24, 1916 in Indianapolis, Indiana to the late George Noble Burkhart and Lucy Elanor Noble. He graduated from Purdue University and the University of Michigan and was a Forestry Manager. A WWII Veteran, he retired from the US Army as a Colonel.
Survivors are: his wife of 73 years, Lucille McNeill Burkhart; daughters, Marsha Lucas and her husband Bob and Elizabeth Godwin and her husband Michael; 5 grandchildren and 7
great grandchildren.
The funeral  will be held Monday, October 19 at 11:00 a.m. at Raeford Presbyterian Church  with a visitation scheduled one hour prior, at 10:00 a.m. in Ropp Hall. Burial will follow in the City of Raeford Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made to The family suggests Memorials to Raeford Presbyterian Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 1570, Raeford, NC 28376.