Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Daisy Butt

Daisy Louise Butt of Raeford died, Tuesday, May 17, 2016 in Autumn Care of Raeford at the age of 94.

She was born in Texas on June 5, 1921 to the late Forrest Fount Sheppard and Minnie Scott Sheppard. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Butt.

She is survived by her sons, Joseph Acorn of Raeford, and David Butt of Raeford; her daughters, Nancy Griffin (Paul) of Walnut Cove, and Hope Acorn of Raeford; 12 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be Sunday, May 22, 2016 1-2 p.m. at Crumpler Funeral Home, 131 Harris Ave, Raeford.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home chapel.

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Monday, May 16, 2016

Julius Jackson

Julius Herman "J.H." Jackson of 130 Shackett Road died, Saturday, May 14, 2016 in his home at the age of 80.

He was born in Sampson County on June 6, 1935 to the late Herman Eugene Jackson and Avis Pearl Atkinson Jackson. He was preceded in death by his son Bobby Jackson. He retired from ABC Plumbing in Fayetteville. 

He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, JoAnn Parrish Jackson of Raeford; two sons, Eddie Jackson of Raeford, and Stephen "Timmy" Jackson and his wife Charlene Jacobs of Raeford; four grandchildren, Matthew Jackson, Caroline Jackson, Victoria Jackson, and Tiffany Jackson; two step-grandchildren, Elizabeth "Lizzie" Ann Jacobs, and Heather Denise Jacobs; and one great-granddaughter, Charlotte Rena Millermon.

Visitation will be held at the home, 130 Shackett Road in Raeford on Wednesday May 18 from 2-6 p.m.

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

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