Celebrity Obituaries

Review this week's trending celebrity news stories

Fry & Prickett Funeral Home

Welcome to Pines Funerals

A Family-Owned Company

We are a small company of independently owned funeral homes located in Moore County North Carolina. Since 1957, T. T. "Tommy" Prickett has owned and operated Fry and Prickett Funeral Home in Carthage. In 1990 he brought in a partner Robert Nunnaley and since then they have incorporated Kennedy Funeral Home of Robbins and Powell Funeral Home and Crematory in Southern Pines as other locations with in the county. Each of these facilities have a unique and rich history within their respected communities dating back to 1886. You may read more about each facilities on the "About" page.

Committed to the families in our communities.

We want to thank you for taking the time to visit with us online. If you are reading this you are most likely looking for funeral information. Our new website has been designed to help you know and understand in the most simple terms what your options are when it comes to final arrangements. Whether you are looking for information on complete funeral services, memorial services, cremation or any other types of service it should be available here on our website. We also offer an interactive obituary page which gives you the opportunity to post your favorite memories, pictures or videos of your loved one, share your thoughts with others or simply leave a much-appreciated condolence to a grieving family. Please take your time and look around. We have a complete schedule of prices for all of our services as well as caskets, vaults and urns. This is a feature that will help you to understand the cost of service before you talk to a director. We are concerned about the high cost of funeral service and will help you make our services affordable and meaningful to you. If you have any questions you may email us or call us anytime, we are here to help you.

~ Our Faithful Staff ~


Our Obituaries

Claytie Hugh Kiser

July 29, 1936 - November 15, 2017

Claytie Hugh Kiser, age 81 of Carthage died Wednesday (November 15, 2017) at Vident Medical Center in Greenville, NC. Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Saturday at Yates-Thagard Baptist Church conducted by Rev. David Reynolds and Rev. Darrell Garner. Burial will follow with military honors in the church cemetery. A native of Moore County he was a son of the late Ollie and Holly Hicks Kiser....
View Tribute »

Rosa Strickland

January 24, 1929 - November 5, 2017

Southern Pines, NC Rosa Asbell Strickland, 88, formerly of Tarboro, NC, died Sunday, November 5, 2017, at St. Joseph of the Pines Health Center in Southern Pines, NC. Rosa was born January 24, 1929 in Edenton, NC to the late Maie Price and George D. Asbell. She received both undergraduate and graduate degrees at East Carolina University and was a public school teacher primarily for Tarboro City...
View Tribute »

Lucille Mashburn Meggs

May 26, 1923 - November 4, 2017

Lucille Mashburn Meggs, age 94, died Saturday, November 4, 2017 at her residence. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on Thursday, November 9, 2017 at Horseshoe Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Tom Currie officiating.  The body will lie in state one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.  The family will receive friends following the service in the...
View Tribute »

Ronald Gene Paige

November 3, 2017

Ronald Gene Paige, 71, of Robbins NC, passed away on Friday, November, 3, 2017 at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital.    Born on September, 8, 1946 in Stanley County NC.  Mr. Paige is survived by brother: Dennis Paige and wife Betty, of Albemarle, NC; sisters: Barbara Langston, of Mt Pleasant, NC, Pamela Barringer and husband Richard, of Mt Pleasant, NC.     ...
View Tribute »

Vincent Lewis Muscarella

November 1, 2017

Vincent Lewis Muscarella, 53, of Sanford NC, formerly of Raleigh NC and Michigan, went to be with The Lord on Wednesday, November 1. Vince was the son of Vanita Duguay and the late Francis Muscarella. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his sister, Tammy and his son, Timothy. He leaves to cherish his memory, his wife, Patricia Gail, & mother, Vanita Duguay. Children-...
View Tribute »

Georganne Thompson Austin

October 30, 2017

Georganne T. Austin of The Coventry at St. Joseph's of the Pines in Southern Pines, passed away Monday, October 30, 2017 after a brief illness. Georganne was born in Paducah, KY to the late George M. Thompson and Elsie M. Thompson and moved to Southern Pines in the early 1940’s. Georganne is predeceased by her husband, H. Stanley Austin and her son, George Andrew (“Andy”)...
View Tribute »

Jospeh Powers

June 12, 1931 - October 28, 2017

Joseph R. Powers, 86, husband of the late Eula Mae Holton Powers, died Saturday, October 28, 2017, at his home. Born June 12, 1931, in Greensboro, NC, he was a son of the late Eli Franklin Powers and the late Mary Lula Hussey Powers. He was a retired truck driver. He was of the Baptist faith. Survivors include three children, Joyce Marilyn Hodge (Clarence) of Sumter, Freddie Holton (Betty) of...
View Tribute »

Ruby Robinson

October 28, 2017

Virginia Ruby Robinson, 85, of Robbins, N.C., passed away Saturday, October 28, 2017 at Randolph Hospice House, Asheboro, NC, surrounded by her family. Memorial service will be at 11:00 AM, Saturday, November 4, 2017 at Tabernacle United Methodist Church, where she was a member, with the Reverend Mamie Alley officiating. The family will receive friends following the service. Ruby is a daughter...
View Tribute »

Elizabeth Wilcox Blue

October 27, 2017

Elizabeth Wilcox Blue, 96, went to be with her Heavenly Father on October 27, 2017.  She was born Oct. 12, 1921, in Knoxville, TN, to Thomas Henry and Louise Wilcox.  When she was two years old the family moved to Richmond, VA, where Betty lived continuously until 2014.  She then moved to Southern Pines, NC, to be near her daughter. Betty, as she was known to everyone, was a 1938...
View Tribute »

John Lester Wallace

October 27, 2017

John Lester Wallace, age 83 of Carthage died Friday (October 27, 2017) at Peak Resource - Pinelake in Carthage. Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Monday at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Carthage. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. A native of Moore County he was a son of the late Quinby Lewis and Annie Savannah Barber Wallace. Lester worked in textiles most of his life and ...
View Tribute »

Constance Barbee

March 3, 1948 - October 24, 2017

Constance Lilley Barbee Constance “Connie” Lilley Barbee, 69, of Pinehurst, passed away Tuesday, October 24 at Duke University Hospital in Durham. A lover of art, flowers and faith, she was known by everyone for her devotion to her family and friends, and her beautiful spirit. Born on March 3, 1948 in Asheville, Connie was one of three children born to William Walker Lilley and Lola...
View Tribute »

Shellet Monroe Rochelle

December 2, 1959 - October 23, 2017

Shellet Monroe Rochelle, age 57 of Carthage died Monday (October 23, 2017) at her parents home. A celebration of life will be held 2:00 PM Sunday (October 29, 2017) at 745 Connell Road Carthage. A native of West Palm Beach, FL she was a daughter of the late Alvin Monroe Hudson. Shellet is survived by her mother Jackie (grandma Jackie of Marie & Marcele Boutique) and her husband John Bray of...
View Tribute »

Michael Tyhanic

October 21, 2017

Michael Tyhanic was one of the greatest guys you could ever meet. He definitely lived life by his own rules. Whether that meant hanging with friends, blasting good tunes, shooting some pool (which he was a pro at back in the day) or just having a good time. Drumming, writing, cracking jokes, dreaming of being a pilot or just delivering the news were just a few of his MANY interests. He was for...
View Tribute »

Ronald Edward Hussey

October 17, 2017

Ronald Edward Hussey, 65, of Robbins, N.C., died Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill. Memorial service will be at 4:00 PM, Sunday, October 22, 2017 at Tabernacle United Methodist Church, with the Reverend Mamie Alley and Reverend Donald Burns, Jr. officiating. Born October 2, 1952 in Robbins, Ron attended North Moore High School and Appalachian State University. He began...
View Tribute »

Joan Cole Lane

October 14, 2017

Joan Cole Lane, age 51 passed away Saturday, October 14, 2017. A graveside memorial service will be 11: 00 AM, Friday, October 20, 2017 at Pine Rest Cemetery in Robbins, with the Reverend Chris Hrabosky officiating. Joan had a laugh that could only make you do the same.  She had a heart of gold and a love that stretched for miles.  She wore a meaningful smile filled with a purpose. ...
View Tribute »

Jane Ruth Blocker

May 12, 1942 - October 14, 2017

Jane Barrett Blocker passed away peacefully in her home in Southern Pines, NC, on Saturday, October 14, 2017.  She was born May 12, 1942, in Pinehurst, NC, to Myron and Betty Milliman Barrett.  She lived her childhood years in Pinehurst and her teen years in Wheeling, West Virginia. She attended Randolph-Macon Women’s College in Lynchburg, Virginia where she majored in chemistry....
View Tribute »

Mary Ruth Shipman

October 12, 2017

Mary Ruth Snow Shipman, 94, passed away peacefully at FirstHealth Hospice House on October 12, 2017. A Celebration of Life will be held at Bethesda Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at eleven o’clock. A reception will follow in the church fellowship hall. Mary was born April 21, 1923 in Winston-Salem, N.C., the daughter of Lula Inez Jones Snow and Jasper Newton Snow. After...
View Tribute »

Laverne Davis

October 11, 2017

Carmelita Laverne Brady Davis, 85, died of natural causes at home on October 11, 2017 surrounded by family in Whispering Pines, NC. A funeral service will be held on Friday, October 20, 2017 at 3:00 pm at Tabernacle United Methodist Church in Robbins, NC, the church she was baptized in, grew up in, was married in and later returned to play the organ for when her husband Jack Davis retired. Rev....
View Tribute »

Patsy Rowlls

August 10, 1955 - October 10, 2017

Patsy Mitchell Rowlls, age 62 of Cameron died Tuesday (October 10, 2017) at her home surrounded by her family. Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Monday at Fry & Prickett Funeral Home in Carthage conducted by Pastor James Wilcoxson. Burial will follow in Johnsonville Cemetery. A native of Ft. Worth, TX she was a daughter of the late Mack Covington Mitchell and Nellie Frances Bobo Mitchell....
View Tribute »

Donald Michael Boles

October 7, 2017

Donald “ Don” Michael Boles, 60,  passed away Saturday, October 7, 2017 at  Carolina Beach, NC. Graveside Service, with Military Honors, will be held at 2:00 PM, Thursday, October 12, 2017 at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery, with the Reverend Brian Murphy officiating.   Don served his country in the United States Air Force.  He worked for NTA, Inc,...
View Tribute »

Timothy Joe Myrick

October 4, 2017

Timothy Joe Myrick, age 65, of Carthage died Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at Hospice Haven in Rockingham. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, October 7, 2017, at Pine Grove Baptist Church in Robbins. A native of Moore County he was the son of the late Clarence Myrick. Tim retired from the banking industry as a branch manager First Bank where he worked in Robbins and...
View Tribute »

Timothy J. Myrick

October 4, 2017

Timothy Joe Myrick, age 65, of Carthage died Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at Hospice Haven in Rockingham.   A graveside service will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, October 7, 2017, at Pine Grove Baptist Church in Robbins.   A native of Moore County he was the son of the late Clarence Myrick.  Tim retired from the banking industry as a branch manager First Bank where...
View Tribute »

Theodore "Teddy" Vernon Yearby, Jr.

October 1, 2017

Theodore "Teddy" Vernon Yearby, Jr., age 68 of West End died Sunday (October 1, 2017) at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst. Funeral services will be 3:30 PM Thursday at Beulah Hill Baptist Church conducted by the Rev. Darrell Williams. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service starting at 2:00 and following the service in the...
View Tribute »

Anne Morgan

September 30, 2017

Anne Allred Morgan, 82, passed away Saturday, September 30, 2017, at her home, surrounded by her family.    Funeral Service will be 2:00 PM, Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at Robbins First Wesleyan Church, where she was a member, with the Reverend Cameron Dockery, Reverend Bob Freeman and Reverend Wilson Harris officiating.  Burial will follow in the Pine Rest cemetery.    ...
View Tribute »

Jerry Dale Garner

September 29, 2017

Jerry Dale Garner, 74, passed away Friday, September 29, 2017 at Pinehurst Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Pinehurst, NC. Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at Kennedy Funeral Home, with the Reverend Gene Davis officiating. Burial will follow in Pinerest Cemetery. Jerry worked in the textile industry for many years. Jerry loved to read, especially the Bible...
View Tribute »

Pearl Dunbar Hathaway

August 2, 1926 - September 27, 2017

Pearl Dunbar Hathaway, 91, of Foxfire Village died peacefully at Pinehurst Health and Rehab September 27, 2017. A private service is planned for a later date Predeceased by her parents Benjamin and Estelle Dunbar, she is survived by her son James A. Hathaway and wife Deborah of Foxfire Village, NC  daughter, Judy Mendiola and husband Frank of Boulder City Co., and sister Mary Alice Narron of...
View Tribute »

T.T. "Tommy" Prickett II

March 20, 1933 - September 26, 2017

T.T. “Tommy” Prickett, II, age 84 of Carthage died Tuesday, September 26, 2017, at his home. Funeral services will be 11:00 am Saturday, October 7, 2017, at Carthage United Methodist Church with the Rev. Jim Bolyard, The Rev. Dr. William J. Maness, Jr., and Deacon Tom Porter officiating. Burial will follow in Cross Hill Cemetery. Born in Sanford on March 20, 1933, to the late Turner...
View Tribute »

Bonnie Lynne Wadsworth

September 24, 1956 - September 23, 2017

Bonnie Lynne Wadsworth, of Carthage, died Saturday, September 23, one day before her 61st birthday. Graveside services will be 11:00 AM Tuesday at Union Presbyterian Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends following the service in the church fellowship hall. A native of Moore County she was a daughter of the late Robert Glenn and Annie Leslie Wadsworth. She was also preceded in death...
View Tribute »

Noal Edison Sheppard

August 1, 1950 - September 21, 2017

Noal Sheppard, age 67 of Pinebluff died Thursday, September 21, 2017 at FirstHealth Hospice House in Pinehurst. Graveside services will be 1:00 PM Monday at Pinebluff Cemetery conducted by the Rev. Virgil Dwyer. The family will receive friends at Fry & Prickett Funeral Home in Carthage on Sunday evening from 6:00 - 8:00 PM. Noal Sheppard, age 67 of Pinebluff died Thursday, September 21, 2017...
View Tribute »

Melba Black Vest

September 20, 2017

Melba Black Vest, age 93 of West End died Wednesday (September 20, 2017) at Tara Plantation in Carthage. Graveside services will be 11:00 AM Friday at Culdee Presbyterian Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends following the service in the fellowship hall. A native of Moore County she was a daughter of the late W.E. and Myrtle McKenzie Black. Melba worked at JP...
View Tribute »

Melba Vest

April 13, 1924 - September 20, 2017

Melba Black Vest, age 93 of West End died Wednesday (September 20, 2017) at Tara Plantation in Carthage.   Graveside services will be 11:00 AM Friday at Culdee Presbyterian Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends following the service in the fellowship hall.   A native of Moore County she was a daughter of the late W.E. and Myrtle McKenzie Black. Melba worked at JP Stevens...
View Tribute »

Cindy Kaye Wilson

September 19, 2017

Cindy Kaye Sheffield Wilson, age 58 died Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at  Pinelake Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Carthage, NC. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Cindy was a homemaker and had previously worked in the dry cleaning business. She was a daughter of the late Floyd and Carolyn Short Sheffield. She is survived by daughters: Amanda Hutcherson, Sara Gabriel,...
View Tribute »

James Howard Wells

September 19, 1942 - September 17, 2017

James Howard Wells, age 74 of West End died Sunday (September 17, 2017) at FirstHealth Hospice House in Pinehurst. Born in Moore County on September 19, 1942 he was a son of the late Howard Wells who was killed in action during WWII. James was raised by his grandparents Claude and Lessie Cox. He worked for Riley Paving for over 30 years and was also a volunteer with the Carthage Fire Department...
View Tribute »

Robert David Stone

July 13, 1931 - September 15, 2017

Robert “Bob” David Stone age 86 of Sanford died Friday September 15th 2017, at Sanford Health & Rehab in Sanford. A native of Lee County he was a son of the late James David and Lula Mae Parrish Stone and was preceded in death by a brother Malcolm Stone. He was survived by brothers Jack Stone of Supply, Jerry Stone and Nick Stone of Sanford and sister Priscilla Parrish of Sanford...
View Tribute »

Robert "Bob" David Stone

September 15, 2017

Robert "Bob" David Stone age 86 of Sanford died Friday September 15th 2017, at Sanford Health & Rehab in Sanford. A native of Lee County he was a son of the late James David and Lula Mae Parrish Stone and was preceded in death by a brother Malcolm Stone. He was survived by brothers Jack Stone of Supply, Jerry Stone and Nick Stone of Sanford and sister Priscilla Parrish of Sanford. Robert...
View Tribute »

Gladys Punchard

September 8, 2017

Gladys “Lucy”  Matthews Punchard, 96 passed away on September 8, 2017 at Quail Haven, Pinehurst, NC. Funeral service will be held 2:30 PM, Thursday, September 14, 2017 at Powell Funeral Home Chapel, Southern Pines, NC, officiated by Reverend David Helms. Burial will follow in Pinelawn Cemetery.  The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 1:00 PM. Lucy...
View Tribute »

Steven Wayne Harmon

September 8, 2017

Steven Wayne Harmon, 51, passed away Friday, September 8, 2017 at Central Carolina Hospital, Sanford, NC. Memorial services will be 6:00 PM, Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at Fry & Prickett Funeral Home, conducted by the Reverend Donnie Gillis. The family will receive friends following the service. Steven loved being a Nurseryman  at Th’farm Nursery and took pride in doing a good...
View Tribute »

Sue Short

September 3, 1945 - September 5, 2017

Sue Renn Short, age 72 of Carthage died Tuesday (September 5, 2017) at Sanford Health and Rehabilitation Center in Sanford. Graveside services will be 4:00 PM Saturday at Cross Hill Cemetery conducted by the Rev. Jim Bolyard. The family will receive friends at Fry & Prickett Funeral Home on Friday from 6:00 - 8:00 PM. A native of Vance County she was a daughter of the late Otho and Cora Lee...
View Tribute »

Sue Renn Short

September 5, 2017

Sue Renn Short, age 72 of Carthage died Tuesday (September 5, 2017) at Sanford Health and Rehabilitation Center in Sanford. Graveside services will be 4:00 PM Saturday at Cross Hill Cemetery conducted by the Rev. Jim Bolyard. The family will receive friends at Fry & Prickett Funeral Home on Friday from 6:00 - 8:00 PM. A native of Vance County she was a daughter of the late Otho and Cora Lee...
View Tribute »

Mary Ann Eder

August 6, 1933 - September 3, 2017

Mary Ann Schmitz Eder, age 84 of Carthage and formerly of North Collins, NY died Sunday, September 3, 2017 at FirstHealth Hospice House in Pinehurst, NC. A memorial service will be held 3:00 PM Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at Trinity Bible Church with Dr. William J. Maness, Jr. officiating. Another service will be held in North Collins, NY at a later date. A native of North Collins, NY she was a...
View Tribute »

Gloria Corder

September 1, 2017

Gloria Graham Corder, age 92 of Carthage died Friday (September 1, 2017) peacefully at her home with her family. A memorial graveside service will be held at Bible Tabernacle Cemetery at later date. She was born in Front Royal, VA and was the last surviving of 11 children born to Charles and Annie Hottle Graham. She worked at Carthage Fabrics for many years as a cloth inspector. She was preceded...
View Tribute »

Gloria Graham Corder

September 1, 2017

Gloria Graham Corder, age 92 of Carthage died Friday (September 1, 2017) peacefully at her home with her family. A memorial graveside service will be held at Bible Tabernacle Cemetery at later date. She was born in Front Royal, VA and was the last surviving of 11 children born to Charles and Annie Hottle Graham. She worked at Carthage Fabrics for many years as a cloth inspector. She...
View Tribute »

Eugene Varn Risher

December 19, 1933 - August 30, 2017

Eugene Varn Risher, age 83 of McLean, VA died Wednesday, August 30, 2017. He was born in Bamberg, SC on December 19, 1933 to the late Col. James F. Risher and Emma Jane Varn Risher. He graduated from Carlisle Military School and The Citadel. He did graduate work at the University of Edinburgh and attended Harvard University as a Nieman Fellow. He served in the US Army for two years before...
View Tribute »

Ernestine Hagler Cameron

April 30, 1921 - August 24, 2017

Southern Pines, NC Ernestine H. Cameron, age 96, died peacefully at home on August 24, 2017, She is the fondly remembered mother of Mary Jane Bolton and is also remembered by family and many friends in Southport, Pinehurst, and Southern Pines, NC. Mrs. Cameron was predeceased by her husband, John S. Cameron, Jr., and her only grandchild, Jonathan Randall Black.   Powell Funeral Home and...
View Tribute »

Heather S. Kelly

September 21, 1987 - August 23, 2017

Heather Sheree Kelly, age 29 of Carthage passed away Wednesday, August 23, 2017. Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Wednesday at First Presbyterian Church conducted by the Rev. Rick Martindale. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends following the service in the family life center of First Presbyterian Church. She was born in Moore County on September 21, 1987,...
View Tribute »

Lucille Nall

August 19, 2017

Lucille  Key Nall, age 93 passed away Saturday, August 19, 2017 at her home. Funeral services will be 1 PM, Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at Glendon Independent Christian Church conducted by the Reverend Brian Beane. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.   A native of Moore County, Lucille worked as  Bookkeeper for many years.  She enjoyed cooking, shopping and doing all...
View Tribute »

Lorraine Antonucci

August 13, 2017

Lorriane Antonucci age 78 of Pinehurst Trace died Sunday at FirstHealth Hospice House in Pinehurst.  Arrangements will be posted by Fry & Prickett Funeral Home when available.   
View Tribute »

Pansy Maxine McCrary

August 11, 2017

Pansy Maxine McCrary, 76, of Mount Ulla, passed away on Friday, August 11, 2017 at Autumn Care of Salisbury. Graveside services will be 11:00 am Tuesday at Cross Hill Cemetery in Carthage conducted by the Rev. Bruce Pardee Beck. The family will receive friends at the home of Billy and Patsy Salomon. A native of Davidson she was a daughter of the late Foster and Audrey (Hiatt) McCrary....
View Tribute »

Pansy Maxine McCrary

April 13, 1941 - August 11, 2017

Pansy Maxine McCrary, 76, of Mount Ulla, passed away on  Friday, August 11, 2017, at Autumn Care of Salisbury.   Graveside services will be 11:00 am Tuesday at Cross Hill Cemetery in Carthage conducted by the Rev. Bruce Pardee Beck. The family will receive friends at the home of Billy and Patsy Salmon.   A native of Davidson County she was a daughter of the late Foster and Audrey ...
View Tribute »

Betty Roberts Needham

August 10, 2017

Carthage, Betty Roberts Needham, age 74, of Carthage died Thursday, August 10, 2017, in Kannapolis. A graveside service will be held on Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 11:00 am at Cross Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 10:00 am at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home. A native of Moore County, Betty was the daughter of the late Charlie Logan ...
View Tribute »

Betty Needham

June 9, 1943 - August 10, 2017

Carthage Betty Roberts Needham, age 74, died Thursday, August 10, 2017, in Kannapolis. A graveside service will be held on Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 11:00 am at Cross Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 10:00 am at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home. A native of Moore County, Betty was the daughter of the late Charlie Logan Roberts and Sallie Esther...
View Tribute »

Martha Martha Marley

August 7, 2017

Martha McDaniel Marley 84, formerly of Robbins, passed away Monday, August 7, 2017 at home, surrounded by her family.   Funeral Service will be 1:00 PM, Thursday, August 10, 2017 at Lighthouse Baptist Church, Seagrove, NC, with the Pastor Michael Poindexter and Pastor Wayne Brown officiating.  Burial will follow in the Calvary Baptist Church cemetery. The family will receive friends...
View Tribute »

Glenda Penninger Layton

August 6, 2017

Glenda Penninger Layton, age 80 of Carthage died Sunday at FirstHealth Hospice House in Pinehurst. Funeral services will be 11:00 am Tuesday at First Baptist Church conducted by Pastor Brian Murphy. The family will receive friends prior to the service in the church fellowship hall beginning at 10:00 am. A private family burial will follow in Cross Hill Cemetery. Born in Lexington on...
View Tribute »

Glenda Layton

January 21, 1937 - August 6, 2017

Glenda Penninger Layton, age 80 of Carthage died Sunday at FirstHealth Hospice House in Pinehurst. Funeral services will be 11:00 am Tuesday at First Baptist Church conducted by Pastor Brian Murphy. The family will receive friends prior to the service in the church fellowship hall beginning at 10:00 am. A private family burial will follow in Cross Hill Cemetery. Born in Lexington on January 21,...
View Tribute »

Dorothy Garner

August 3, 2017

Dorothy “Dot” Moore Garner, 86,  passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017, at Kate P. Reynolds Hospice House in Winston-Salem, surrounded by her family.   Funeral Service will be 1:00 PM, Monday, August 7, 2017 at Smyrna United Methodist Church, where she was a member, with the Reverend David Woodhouse, Reverend Edwin Moore, Reverend Farrell Hussey and Reverend June Grant...
View Tribute »

Charles Elvin Luck

August 3, 2017

Charles Elvin Luck 81, passed away peacefully, Thursday, August 3, 2017, with his family by his side.   Funeral Service will be 3 PM Sunday, August 6, 2017 at Smyrna United Methodist Church, where he was a member, with the Reverend David Woodhouse and Reverend Edwin Moore officiating.  Burial, with Military Honors, will follow in Pine Rest Cemetery.  The family will receive...
View Tribute »

Mary Teel

June 1, 1920 - August 1, 2017

Mary Martin Teel, age 97 of Pinehurst died Tuesday, (August 1, 2017) at her home. Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Friday at Powell Funeral Chapel conducted by the Rev. David Helms. Burial will follow at Pinelawn Cemetery. A native of Durham she was the last of five surviving children born to Charles and Elizabeth Brockwell Martin. Early in life, she worked for American Tobacco Company in...
View Tribute »

John Scott Newton

July 29, 2017

John Scott Newton, Jr., age 65 of Southern Pines died Saturday (July 29, 2017) at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill. A memorial service will be 11:00 AM Wednesday at Community Congregational Church in Southern Pines conducted by The Rev. Mike Dobbs. A private burial will take place at Mt. Hope Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 6:00 - 8...
View Tribute »

Wallace R. Edwards

July 28, 2017

Wallace Reid Edwards, age 85, passed away on Friday, July, 28, 2017 at St Joseph of the Pines, surrounded by his family. Wallace was a beloved father, grandfather and great-grandfather, and a native of South Carolina.  He will be forever remembered for his warm, sweet nature and compassionate, gentle spirit. He always open-minded and welcoming towards others, making those around him always...
View Tribute »

Thomas Leighton Frye

July 27, 2017

Thomas Leighton Frye, age 78, died Thursday (July 27, 2017) at Penick Village in Southern Pines. A funeral service will be held 2:00 pm on Wednesday, August 2, 2017, at Union Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Shane Owens officiating.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery with military honors.  The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Fry & Prickett...
View Tribute »

Florence Hardy

December 20, 1920 - July 25, 2017

Cameron, NC Florence Collins Hardy, 96, passed away on Tuesday (July 25, 2017) at her home outside Cameron, NC. A celebration of life will be held 12:00 pm Friday at Cameron Baptist Church. Burial will be held prior to the service at Buffalo Cemetery in Sanford. The family will receive friends at her residence at 532 James H. Rd, Cameron, NC during their time of bereavement. She was born on...
View Tribute »

Teresa Hall

July 24, 2017

Teresa Ritter Hall 56, passed away Monday, July 24, 2017 at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst, NC.   Memorial Service will be 2:30 PM, Saturday, July 29, 2017 at Pleasant View Friends Church, where she was a member, with the Reverend Jacelyn Jones officiating.     Teresa was a native of Moore County and a graduate of Gardner Webb College with a Bachelor Degree...
View Tribute »

Harry Lash, Jr.

July 24, 2017

Harry Lash, Jr. 92,  passed away Monday, July 24, 2017 at Rex Hospital, Raleigh, NC. Services will be planned for a later date. Harry was a native of Illinois and served his country in the United States Army, Air Corps. He graduated from the University of Illinois with a Bachelor Degree in Business.  He worked as an insurance agent for Connecticut General Life and Cigna Life until his...
View Tribute »

James Thomas Smith

July 23, 2017

  Southern Pines, NC James Thomas Smith, 62, died July 23, 2019 at FirstHealth Hospice House in Pinehurst, NC A memorial service will be announced at a later date Powell Funeral Home and Crematory is assisting the family
View Tribute »

Kendall Ray McDonald

December 6, 1961 - July 21, 2017

Kendall Ray McDonald of Charlotte, NC passed away on July 21, 2017.  He was born in Southern Pines, NC on December 6, 1961, the son of Joe and Abby McDonald. Memorial service will be held 3:00 PM, Sunday, August 6, 2017 at Powell Funeral Home Chapel, Southern Pines, NC Kendall was a graduate of the University of NC at Chapel Hill with a BA in Psychology and had a career in the field of...
View Tribute »

Florence I. Wozniak

May 12, 1940 - July 21, 2017

Florence Wozniak, 77 of Carthage passed away on July 21, 2017 of Cancer. She was born May 12, 1940 in St. Louis, Missouri, but she always said her life started May 14, 1959, when she married Theodore Wozniak.  Florence excelled academically and had a life long love of reading.  Her first job while in high school was at the public library.  She enjoyed books about medieval life, the...
View Tribute »

Ilse Tomczak

December 14, 1924 - July 21, 2017

Ilse Tomczak age 92 of Cary passed away Friday (July 21, 2017) at Sunrise of Cary. Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Thursday at Apex Funeral Home conducted by Pastor David Cook and Pastor Gary Ruba. Burial will follow at Apex Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Apex Funeral Home on Wednesday from 6:00 - 8:00 PM. Ilse was born in Germany on December 20, 1920, to the late Walter and Emma...
View Tribute »

Walter Ruba

September 17, 1924 - July 20, 2017

Walter Ruba, age 92 of Cary died Thursday (July 20, 2017) at WakeMed Cary.  Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Thursday at Apex Funeral Home conducted by Pastor David Cook and Pastor Gary Ruba. Burial will follow at Apex Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Apex Funeral Home on Wednesday from 6:00 - 8:00 PM.  Walter was born in Czechoslovakia and spent his entire career with ...
View Tribute »

William John Mierisch

July 3, 1937 - July 10, 2017

William "Bill" J. Mierisch, Jr. age 80 died Monday, July 10, 2017, surrounded by family. A memorial service is planned for 2:00 pm on Friday, July 14, 2017 at Vass United Methodist Church.  The family will receive friends on Thursday from 6:00 - 8:00 pm at Fry & Prickett Funeral Home in Carthage. Born July 3, 1937, in Bronx, New York to the late William & Mary Mierisch. ...
View Tribute »

Julie Brock

July 10, 2017

Julie “Gypsy” Phillips Brock, went home to be with the Lord, Monday, July 10, 2017. Memorial services will be held 2:00 PM, Friday, July 14, 2017 at Shiloh Presbyterian Church, Raeford, NC, where she was a member. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 1 PM. Julie worked with computers and retired from Erico Inc. She loved the Lord, her family and her church...
View Tribute »

Robert Linton Seawell

July 6, 2017

Robert Linton Seawell, age 86 of the Glendon community of Moore County died Thursday, July 6, 2017, at FirstHealth Hospice House in Pinehurst. Graveside services will be 10:00 am Saturday at Cool Springs UMC Cemetery. A native of Moore County he was a son of the late Hulen Ray Seawell and Effie Ethel Hughes Seawell. He served in the US Army during the Korean War and retired as a Foreman in...
View Tribute »

Dorothea Emma Chisholm

May 24, 1916 - June 30, 2017


View Tribute »

James Paul Maness

February 14, 1936 - June 29, 2017

James Paul Maness, age 81 of Robbins died Thursday (June 29, 2017) at FirstHealth Hospice House in Pinehurst. Funeral services will be 3:00 PM Sunday at Flint Hill Baptist Church conducted by the Rev. William J. Hancock and Pastor Bryan Maness. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. A native of Moore County he was a son of the late Kenny and Annie Wallace Maness. He was a US Army veteran...
View Tribute »

Jewel Nichols

October 18, 1941 - June 26, 2017

Herbert “Jewel” Nichols, age 75 of Asheboro died Monday (June 27, 2017) in Sophia.  Funeral services will be 1:00 PM Friday at Kennedy Funeral Home in Robbins followed by a graveside service at Pine Rest Cemetery conducted by the Rev. Benny Smith.  A native of Moore County he was a son of the late Clegde and Hattie Giles Nichols. Jewell lived most of his life in Asheboro and...
View Tribute »

Bertis Gene Eden

April 4, 1941 - June 24, 2017

Bertis Gene Eden passed away at home in Robbins, North Carolina on June 24, 2017, at the age of 76. Bert is preceded in death by his mother, Florence Wilcox and his father, Bertis Eden. Bert Eden is survived by the mother of his children, Brenda Peake of Rock Hill, South Carolina. Bert is lovingly remembered by his daughters, Kimberly Eden ...
View Tribute »

Henrietta Garner

April 10, 1927 - June 19, 2017

Henrietta Moore Garner, 90, passed away Monday, June 19, 2017 at FirstHealth Hospice House, Pinehurst, NC, surrounded by her family. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 PM, Thursday, June 22, 2017, at Needhams Grove Baptist Church, where she was a member, with the Reverend Edwin Moore officiating, burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service...
View Tribute »

Jerry C. McDonald

August 6, 1934 - June 18, 2017

Jerry Casper McDonald, age 82 of Aberdeen died Sunday (June 18, 2017) at PEAK Resource Pinelake. Funeral services will be 1:00 PM Wednesday at McDonald’s Chapel Presbyterian Church conducted by Dr. Robert Whitehouse. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.   A native of Moore County he was raised by his grandparents Archie and Alice McDonald. A lifelong farmer, he also worked as a...
View Tribute »

Debra L. Hartsell

December 29, 1961 - June 14, 2017

Debra “Debbie” Louise Hartsell 55, passed away Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at her home in Carthage.   Graveside services will be 11:00 am Saturday at Pine Rest Cemetery in Robbins with Ronnie Poindexter officiating. Debbie was born in Moore County December 29, 1961, and graduated from North Moore High School. She worked in textiles for several years and later worked in various...
View Tribute »

Margaret Fields Garrett

June 13, 2017

Blacksburg, VA — Margaret Garrett, 93, passed peacefully into the hands of God on Tuesday, June 13th at her home. Born Ella Margaret Fields in 1923 in Birmingham, AL., the daughter of the North Birmingham Fire Chief, she graduated from Phillips High School. Her mother died when Margaret was a young teenager; and as the oldest daughter, the duties of taking care of the household and raising...
View Tribute »

Elizabeth Laura Shankle Morgan

June 11, 2017

Elizabeth Laura Shankle Morgan, 89, of Vass died Sunday, June 11, 2017, at St. Joseph of the Pines. Graveside services will be 11:00 AM Saturday at Johnson Grove Cemetery conducted by the Rev. Wendell McGee. The family will receive friends at Fry & Prickett Funeral Home on Friday from 6:00 - 8:00 PM and other times at the home. Betty was born on January 28, 1928, in Anson County of North...
View Tribute »

Elizabeth Morgan

January 28, 1928 - June 11, 2017

Elizabeth Laura Shankle Morgan, 89, of Vass died Sunday, June 11, 2017, at St. Joseph of the Pines. Graveside services will be 11:00 AM Saturday at Johnson Grove Cemetery conducted by the Rev. Wendell McGee. The family will receive friends at Fry & Prickett Funeral Home on Friday from 6:00 - 8:00 PM and other times at the home.  Betty was born on January 28, 1928, in Anson County of...
View Tribute »

Todd M. Woodward

November 30, 1961 - June 8, 2017

Todd Matthew Woodward, age 55 of Carthage died Thursday at his home after a battle with cancer. A memorial service will be 5:00 PM Saturday at Fry & Prickett Funeral Home conducted by Pastor Eugene Ussery. Burial will follow at Emmanuel Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4:00 - 5:00 PM prior to the service and other times at the home. A native of Davie County he...
View Tribute »

Todd Matthew Woodward

June 8, 2017

Todd Matthew Woodward, age 55 of Carthage died Thursday at his home after a battle with cancer. A memorial service will be 5:00 PM Saturday at Fry & Prickett Funeral Home conducted by Pastor Eugene Ussery. Burial will follow at Emmanuel Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4:00 - 5:00 PM prior to the service and other times at the home. A native of Davie...
View Tribute »

Sandra Bibey

January 22, 1945 - June 7, 2017

Sandra Oldham Bibey, age 72 of Carthage died Wednesday (June 7, 2017) at her home. Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Saturday at First Presbyterian Church conducted by the Rev. Rick Martindale. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. A native of Lee County she was a daughter of the late Luther G. Oldham and Nannie Wicker. She retired as a case worker from Moore County Department of Social...
View Tribute »

Ruth Marie Barger

May 18, 1927 - June 7, 2017

Ruth Bryant Barger, age 90 of Carthage died Wednesday (June 7, 2017) at FirstHealth Hospice House in Pinehurst. A graveside service will be 3:00 PM Saturday at Lamms Grove Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery conducted by the Rev. Wendell McGee. The family will receive friends prior to the service at Fry & Prickett Funeral Home from 1:30 - 2:30.   A complete obituary will be posted when...
View Tribute »

Judith Ann Wesche

July 26, 1934 - June 5, 2017

Judith Ann Nelson Wesche, 82, died June 5, 2017 at FirstHealth of the Carolinas in Pinehurst, NC.   Arrangements are incomplete at this time   Powell Funeral Home and Crematory of Southern Pines is assisting the family.
View Tribute »

Sharon Cervantes

May 31, 2017

Sharon Garner Cervantes, passed away Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst, NC. Private family services are planned.   Sharon was a native of Moore County and worked for the Moore County schools for 21 years in Food Service.  She cared for all the children and they loved her.   Sharon loved her family, especially her grandchildren. She...
View Tribute »

Gail Gail Barber

May 28, 2017

Gail Bibey Barber, age 68, went to be with her Lord, Sunday, May 28, 2017 at her home, surrounded by her family. Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at Yates-Thagard Baptist Church, with Pastor Steve Johnson officiating. Burial will follow in the Holly Grove Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 12:30 and other...
View Tribute »

Lillie Cagle

December 25, 1926 - May 27, 2017

Lillie Muse Cagle, age 90,  of Carthage, passed away, Saturday, May 27, 2017, at her home, surrounded by her family.  This was one day short of the 8 year anniversary of the death of her husband, Norman C. Cagle. Funeral services will be  2:00 PM, Tuesday, May 30, 2017  at Culdee Presbyterian Church, where she was a member, with Dr. Joseph Washburn officiating. Burial will...
View Tribute »

Sandra Susan West

May 23, 1937 - May 24, 2017


View Tribute »

David A. Dowd

April 16, 1935 - May 24, 2017

CARTHAGE David Alexander Dowd, age 82, died Wednesday at his residence. A funeral service is planned for 2:00 pm on Saturday, May 27, 2017 at Bethlehem Baptist Church with the Rev. Bill Monroe officiating.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 1:00 pm on Saturday in the church fellowship hall. A native of Moore County,...
View Tribute »

J. Elvin Jackson

March 17, 1938 - May 22, 2017

Carthage – J. Elvin Jackson died May 22, 2017, age 79, at his home. He was born March 17, 1938 in West End, NC to the late William Elias Jackson and Laura Helen Sullivan. Elvin Jackson grew up on a peach farm and went on to have successful careers in banking and politics. After his retirement he spent his glory years at the poker table. He got his start working at the old Carolina Bank....
View Tribute »

Rodwell Woodward

February 14, 1936 - May 21, 2017

Rodwell T. Woodward, age 81, of Carthage died Sunday, May 21, 2017 at First Health Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst. A funeral service will be held 3:00 pm Friday, May 26 2017 at Emmanuel Baptist Church with the Rev. Eugene Ussery and Rev. John Chavis officiating.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery. A native of Davie County he was the son of the late John W. Woodward and Zelma...
View Tribute »

Howard Ritter

May 19, 2017

Howard Ritter 85, passed away Friday, May 19, 2017 at FirstHealth Hospice House, Pinehurst, NC, surrounded by his family.   Graveside Service, with Military Honors, will be 4:00 PM, Sunday, May 21, 2017 at Smyrna United Methodist Church Cemetery, with Jerry Garner, Timothy Garner and Bradley Ritter officiating. The family will receive friends following the service in the Family Life Center....
View Tribute »

Nan J. Lamborn

May 15, 2017

Southern PInes, NC Nan J. Lamborn, 101, died peacefully at her home May 15, 2017. No service is planned at this time. Powell Funeral Home and Crematory of Southern Pines, NC is assisting the family.  
View Tribute »

Carl Brown

May 13, 2017

Carl Brown 70, passed away Saturday May 13, 2017 at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital. A funeral service will  be 12:00 PM, Saturday, May 20, 2017 at Pilgirims’ Rest Church, Olivia, NC conducted by Reverend Billie Buie and Bishop Willie Gilmore. Burial will follow at Pinelawn Memorial Park, Southern Pines, NC. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 11:00 AM...
View Tribute »

James David Mercer

July 27, 1933 - May 13, 2017

James David “J.D.” Mercer, age 83 of Carthage died Saturday at his home. Funeral services will be 10:00 AM Tuesday at First Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Meadowbrook Cemetery in Lumberton. A native of Robeson County he was a son of the late Add Hampton and Dorothy Stone Mercer. He was a US Army veteran of the Korean Conflict and worked for A&P Tea Company for 23 years...
View Tribute »

Eva Dowd

May 12, 2017

Eva Barber Dowd, 92, of Pinehurst, died at FirstHealth of the Carolinas Friday, May 12, 2017. She was born April 9, 1925 in Carthage to the late Braxton and Mittie Frye Barber. She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Grossett Dowd; sisters, Betty Brown, Mable Moore, Margaret White; and a brother, James Barber.   Eva and her husband owned and operated C. Louis Meyer Nursery in...
View Tribute »

Eva Barber Dowd

April 9, 1925 - May 12, 2017

EVA BARBER DOWD. 92. OF PINEHURST, DIED AT FIRST HEALTH OF THE CAROLINAS ON FRIDAY , MAY 12, 2017. BORN ON APRIL 9, 1925 IN CARTHAGE, NC TO THE LATE BRAXTON AND MITTIE FRYE BARBER. PRECEEDED IN DEATH BY HER HUSBAND, HENRY GROSSETT DOWD, SISTERS, BETTY BROWN, MABEL MOORE, MARGARET WHITE, AND BROTHER, JAMES BARBER. EVA AND HER HUSBAND HENRY OWNED AND OPERATED C. LOUIS MEYER NURSERY IN ...
View Tribute »

William J. Oldham

May 11, 2017

William “Josh” “Bill” "Big Daddy" Oldham 69, passed away Thursday, May 11, 2017 at High Point Regional Hospital, surrounded by his family. Funeral services will be held at 5:00 PM, Sunday, May 14, 2017 at Beulah Baptist Church, where he was a member, with the Dr. Neal Jackson officiating, burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends...
View Tribute »

1 of 100 Recent Obituaries View More ยป

Fry & Prickett Funeral Home
402 Saunders St
Carthage, NC 28327 map it

View Phone Number
View Website

flowers logo
Flowers»

Send Flowers.

Tributes.com Partner