Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Bettie A. Pope

Bettie A. Pope, 93, passed away peacefully Thursday, December 24, 2015 at Autumn Care of Fayetteville.
She was a member of The Attonement Baptist Church in Raeford & sang in the church choir, was a member of the womens auxillary, was an avid gardner & known for her southern cooking. She was preceded in death by her husband William E. Pope, Jr.
Survivors are:  her five children, Gary R. Pope & wife Ann of Winston Salem, NC, daughter, Jane Yasmine & husband George of Fayetteville, NC, Daughter,Priscilla Wright & husband Michael of Fayetteville, son Wayne Pope & wife Diane of Smiths, Alabama, son Timothy Pope of Raeford, NC. six grandchildren, Billy Darden, Danny Darden, Michele Sterling, Kimberly Wright, Larry Wright & Gary W. Pope. 12 great grandchildren, Priscilla Rettman, Brittany Sterling, Megan Darden, William Darden, Robbie Darden, Alex Darden, Michael Wright, Sarah Wright, Adam Wright, Morgan Lury, Anna Wright & Bella Cornell
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, December 30, 2015 from 12pm-1pm at Jernigan-Warren Funeral Home, followed by a Funeral Service in the funeral home chapel at 1pm, burial will follow in Lafayette Memorial Park on Ramsey Street.


Monday, December 28, 2015

Bessie McNeill

Bessie McNeill, died Tuesday, December 15, 2015.
Survivors are: daughters, Ina M. Worten(James), Pamela M. Holmes, Darlene Provilus and Nina McNeill Williams; sons, Milton Earl McNeill and Ryan McNeill(Tonya); 14 granchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; sisters, Mary McNeill, Janice P. Waddell and Thelma Williams; and brother, Lenzo McNeill.
The funeral was held Saturday, December 26 at 2 p.m. in Buie Funeral Chapel. Burial was in Mountain Grove Church Cemetery.



Willie McClain

Willie McClain, Jr., 73, died November 30, 2015.
He was born in Durham, North Carolina to the late Willie McClain, Sr. and Dora Lee Washington. He is preceded in death by his brother, James McClain and sister, Ruth McClain Waddell.
Survivors are: his wife, Roberta Twine McClain; daughters, Kesha McClain Skyles, Debra McClain, and Samatha McClain Price; sons, Bernard Robinson, Olando McClain and Sidney McClain; sixteen grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; four nieces; three nephews; four sister-in-laws; and five brother-in-laws.
A memorial service was held Saturday, December 5 at 2 p.m. in Buie Funeral Home Chapel.