Search Obituaries

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Charles R. McQueen

Charles Ray McQueen of Red Springs passed away March 7, 2017 at Southeastern Regional Medical Center at the age of 74. 

He was born in Robeson County on January 1, 1943 to the late John Stedman McQueen and Mary Agnes Watson McQueen. He was a truck driver before he retired. 
He is survived by 2 brothers, Earl McQueen of Vanzantd ,Texas, formerly of Raeford, and William McQueen of Hope Mills; two sisters, Margaret Jarman of Leland and Martha Bounds of Red Springs; and several nieces and nephews. 
A private memorial service will be held. 
Online condolences may be made at 

Monday, March 6, 2017

Frank J. Anselmini

Frank J. Anselmini, 79, of Raeford passed away, surrounded by his loved ones, Friday, March 3, 2017.

He was born in Brooklyn, New York to the late William J. Anselmini and Mary Bertani Anselmini on June 11, 1937. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister and brother in-law Mary Ann and Don Confrey and his son Paul B. Anselmini. He proudly served in the United States Air Force and worked in the office of public affairs as a reporter. He lived in Los Angeles for 38 years where he owned and operated an office supply company, which served the major Hollywood Studios. In his spare time he was a commercial actor and loved to entertain and spend time with family and friends. He and his wife retired to Raeford in 2006 to be close to his wife's sister, Jean H. Hodges.  

He leaves behind his beloved wife of nearly 50 years, Robin Hardin Anselmini of Raeford, son Dan Anselmini and his wife Karyn and their daughter, Aerin of Buena Park, California, and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial graveside service will be held in the Raeford Cemetery, with military honors, at 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 8, 2017 with Pastor Tom Lee officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Raeford First Baptist Church, 333 North Main Street, Raeford, NC 28376.

Online condolences may be made at