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Staretta Arlesia Forney

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“So sorry for your loss. Jesus wept after the death of his friend Lazarus. John 11:35 We weep along with you. His example was written in the Bible to...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“Star was most appropriately named. My deepest condolences go to her family,friends, students and loved ones. May she rest in peace. ”
2 of 16 | Posted by: Lisa Staton Dyer - Raleigh, NC

“I am so sorry to hear of hear of her passing. My condolences to the family. ”
3 of 16 | Posted by: Coach Fran Watson - Richfield, NC

“Aunt Naomi, I am so sorry for your loss. I just found out today. I love you , sorry I couldn't be their for you. Remember,it s not the years in your...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: Joseph Foster - Salisbury, NC

“To the FamilyPlease accept my sympathy. May your sadness lessen as time goes by and only beautiful memories of her remain in your heart. ”
5 of 16 | Posted by: Sheila Corpening-Roberts - NC

“We were sad to hear of Starr's passing. She surely will be missed. May God confort your heart in the days to come. Love you,Sissy, Pete, Brandon,...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“We are sorry to all the family to hear of the loss of Starr. She was a really sweet and kind person. Kevin & Jamie Honeycutt. ”
7 of 16 | Posted by: Kevin Honeycutt - Salisbury, NC

“May God be with your family and give you comfort during this very sad time. Star was just such a wonderful and sweet person. She was an inspiration...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Carol Hatley - Rockwell, NC

“I met Ms. Forney when I started 6th grade at Erwin. She always had such nice things to say. She always helped me out when I needed someone to talk to...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Andrea Baker - Salisbury, NC

10 of 16 | Posted by: Debra Tyson

“You are now one of Gods angels. You will be missed by all that knew you. God has a greater plan for you in heaven, continue to smile and teach in...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: Doreen D'Amato

“Prayers go to the family and Mother Forney of the church. Love you you. Look to the hills for your answer, he is always there for you.❤ ”
12 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

Jimmie & Trina Hackett “Even though you are gone away, Your love will always be here to stay. You touched our hearts in so many waysMay God bless your Mom Naomi, your...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Jimmie L. Hackett, Sr. - NC

“May the God of all comfort give the family the comfort you need to get through this difficult time. ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“Please accept my condolences, may the family find comfort @ Scts 24:15,AJ ”
15 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“Starr was a good friend, a wonderful teacher, and an outstanding role model and coach for the students and faculty at Erwin Middle School. Her bright...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: J. Van Miller - Salisbury, NC

Staretta was born on January 7, 1965 and passed away on Tuesday, August 1, 2017.

Staretta was a resident of Salisbury, North Carolina at the time of passing.

She was a graduate of East Rowan High School and Wingate University.

Visitation: 12:00 p.m. followed by a memorial service at 1:00 p.m. at New Zion Baptist Church, 2785 Dunns Mountain Rd., Salisbury.