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  • Willie London Heavner Obituary Photo
    Willie London Heavner, 84 Lincolnton, North Carolina

    May 15, 1934 - September 22, 2018

    Willie Lee Schronce London Heavner, 84 of Startown Rd. died Saturday, September 22, 2018 at Robin Johnson House. She was born on May 15, 1934 in Burke County, a daughter of the late Claude and Katie Helms Schronce. ...


  • Clyne Paul Clark Obituary Photo
    Clyne Paul Clark, 85 Bessemer City, North Carolina

    February 21, 1933 - September 19, 2018

    Clyne Paul Clark, age 85 of Puetts Chapel Rd. passed away Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at his residence. He was born February 21, 1933 in Gaston County to the late Max Sylvanus and Ruth Pasour Clark. Clyne was a...


  • Juanita Huffstetler Bennett Hill Obituary Photo
    Juanita Huffstetler Bennett Hill, 91 Cherryville, North Carolina

    October 24, 1926 - September 15, 2018

    Juanita Huffstetler Bennett Hill, 91, of Eaker Dr., died Saturday September 15, 2018 at Wendover Hospice. She was born October 24, 1926 in Cleveland County to the late Arthur Wright and Docia Ella Dover Huffstetler. She...


  • Gertrude Boston Spake Obituary Photo
    Gertrude Boston Spake, 83 Waco, North Carolina

    August 16, 1935 - September 7, 2018

    Gertrude Boston Spake, age 83 of Devenny Rd. passed away Friday, September 7, 2018 at her residence. She was born August 16, 1935 in Lincoln County to the late Guy and Dallas Hoyle Boston. Mrs. Spake was an excellent...


  • Charles Sonny Neal Obituary Photo
    Charles Sonny Neal, 76 Conway, South Carolina

    May 31, 1942 - September 6, 2018

    Charles Ford "Sonny" Neal, age 76 of Conway, SC passed away Thursday, September 6, 2018 at Conway Medical Center. He was born May 31, 1942 in Gaston County to the late Ralph Howard and Mable Harmon Neill. Sonny...


  • Dean Carpenter Obituary Photo
    Dean Carpenter, 86 Cherryville, North Carolina

    February 2, 1932 - September 2, 2018

    Perry Dean Carpenter, 86, of Delview Rd., died September 2, 2018 at Hospice at Wendover. He was born in Gaston County on February 2, 1932 to the late Perry George and Jessie Alice White Carpenter. Dean was a retired...


  • Harold "Tiger" Beam Obituary Photo
    Harold "Tiger" Beam, 83 Cherryville, North Carolina

    March 22, 1935 - September 1, 2018

    Harold "Tiger" Gene Beam, 83, of Suncrest Rd., died Sept. 1, 2018 at Caromont Regional Medical Center. He was born on March 22, 1935 in Gaston County to the late J. C. and Odessa McGinnis Beam. Tiger was a member of...


  • Marie B. Hastings Obituary Photo
    Marie B. Hastings, 98 Cherryville, North Carolina

    January 20, 1920 - August 31, 2018

    Marie B. Hastings, age 98 passed away Friday, August 31, 2018 at Peak Resources Cherryville. She was born January 20, 1920 in Cleveland County to the late Claude and Ollie Parker Boyles. In addition to her parents,...


  • Lisa Willis Donaldson Obituary Photo
    Lisa Willis Donaldson, 46 Cherryville, North Carolina

    April 28, 1972 - August 30, 2018

    Lisa Renee Willis Donaldson, 46, of Roberts Rd., died August 30, 2018 at Atrium Health –Cleveland. She was born April 28, 1972 in Cleveland County to the late Billy Wayne Willis and Glenda Sue Prather Willis Owens and...


  • Frances  Jean Waterson  Choate Obituary Photo
    Frances Jean Waterson Choate, 80 Lincolnton, North Carolina

    May 18, 1938 - August 25, 2018

    Frances Jean Waterson Choate, 80, of Bailey Springs Drive, died August 25, 2018 at her residence. Mrs. Choate was born in Gaston County on May 18, 1938 to the late John and Edith Shull Waterson. She was a member of the...


  • Emma Beatrice Hamrick Obituary Photo
    Emma Beatrice Hamrick, 92 Shelby, North Carolina

    March 19, 1926 - August 21, 2018

    Emma Beatrice Hamrick, age 92 passed away Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at Wendover Hospice House. She was born March 19, 1926 in Lincoln County to the late Duckery Jackson Hinson and Phillip Ann Shipton Hinson. In...


  • Shirley Pruett Morgan Obituary Photo
    Shirley Pruett Morgan, 80 Shelby, North Carolina

    January 1, 1938 - August 18, 2018

    Shirley Ann Hamrick Pruett Morgan, age 80 of Shelby, passed away Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Carolinas Healthcare System – Cleveland. She was born January 1, 1938 in Cleveland County to the late J.D. and Verleen...


  • Jim Wright Obituary Photo
    Jim Wright, 79 Cherryville, North Carolina

    December 16, 1938 - August 12, 2018

    James Clay Wright, Jr. "Jim" passed away Sunday, August 12, 2018. He was born in Rowan County to Clay Wright and Lucille Staton Wright Blythe. He graduated from Landis High School, Lenoir Rhyne University, and received...


  • Tommy Wayne Brackett  Obituary Photo
    Tommy Wayne Brackett , 66 Cherryville, North Carolina

    January 11, 1952 - August 12, 2018

    Tommy Wayne Brackett, age 66, of Beatle Street went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, August 12, 2018 surrounded by his family. He was born January 11, 1952 to Grace Brackett and the late Jim Brackett. Tommy was a...


  • Jimmie Wray Blanton Obituary Photo
    Jimmie Wray Blanton, 70 Gastonia, North Carolina

    October 11, 1947 - August 11, 2018

    Jimmie Louise Wray Blanton, 70 of Eighth Ave., formerly of Shelby, died Aug. 11, 2018 at her residence. She was born in Clover, SC on Oct.11, 1947. She was the daughter of the late James Edward and Frances Dover Wray....


  • John Michael Stone Obituary Photo
    John Michael Stone, 57 Lawndale, North Carolina

    May 26, 1961 - August 10, 2018

    John Michael Stone, 57, of Gatewood Dr., died Friday Aug. 10, 2018 at Carolina Healthcare-Lincoln. He was born in Brewton, Alabama on May 26, 1961. He was the son of the late John Earl Stone and Pearlene Blair Stone...


  • Michelle Bumgarner Smith Obituary Photo
    Michelle Bumgarner Smith, 41 Lincolnton, North Carolina

    November 10, 1976 - August 7, 2018

    Bonnie Michelle Bumgarner Smith, age 41 of Park Circle passed away Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at her residence. She was born November 10, 1976 in Gaston County to Clyde Keith and Bonnie Holliday Bumgarner of Lincolnton. ...


  • Jack Whitworth Obituary Photo
    Jack Whitworth, 88 Cherryville, North Carolina

    May 9, 1930 - August 6, 2018

    Jack Lyday Whitworth, age 88 of Farmwood Dr. passed away Monday, August 6, 2018 at his residence. He was born May 9, 1930 in Gaston County to the late Howard and Grace Hill Whitworth. Jack was a member of St. John's...


  • Faye Hullender Dellinger Obituary Photo
    Faye Hullender Dellinger, 91 Cherryville, North Carolina

    May 31, 1927 - August 6, 2018

    Faye Hullender Dellinger, age 91 of J.C. Dellinger Rd. passed away Monday, August 6, 2018 at White Oak Manor in Kings Mountain. She was born May 31, 1927 in Gaston County to the late Henry and Junie Whiteside Hullender...


  • Dolores Hill Obituary Photo
    Dolores Hill, 83 Forest City, North Carolina

    August 8, 1934 - August 6, 2018

    Dolores Lavon Pope Hill went to be with the Lord on August 6, 2018 at Cleveland Pines Nursing Center in Shelby, North Carolina where she had been a resident for the past year. Dolores was born on August 8, 1934 in...


  • Betty Chezem Leonhardt Obituary Photo
    Betty Chezem Leonhardt, 58 Cherryville, North Carolina

    December 29, 1959 - July 30, 2018

    Betty Anne Chezem Leonhardt, age 59, of Leonhardt Rd passed away Monday, July 30, 2018. She was born December 29, 1959 in Florida to Lester Chezem and Juanita Franklin Stephens. Betty was a secretary for Leonhardt...


  • David Lester Pope Obituary Photo
    David Lester Pope, 88 Cherryville, North Carolina

    December 3, 1929 - July 29, 2018

    David Lester Pope, age 88 of Elm St. passed away Sunday, July 29, 2018 at Alexandria Place of Gastonia. He was born December 3. 1929 in Gaston County to the late James Colin and Georgia Cline Pope. David was a Veteran...


  • Brenda Allen Ramsey Obituary Photo
    Brenda Allen Ramsey, 75 Stanley, North Carolina

    May 19, 1943 - July 26, 2018

    Brenda Allen Ramsey, age 75 of Stanley, passed away Thursday, July 26, 2018 at UNC Memorial Hospital in Chapel Hill. She was born May 19, 1943 in Cleveland County to Emma Ruth Smith Allen of Gastonia and the late John...


  • Ray Peeler Obituary Photo
    Ray Peeler, 56 Cherryville, North Carolina

    October 2, 1961 - July 25, 2018

    Ernest "Ray" Peeler, Jr. age 56 of Dellinger Circle passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at Carolinas Healthcare System Cleveland. He was born October 2, 1961 in Cleveland County to the late Ernest Ray Peeler Sr. and...


  • Debbie Fisher Payseur Obituary Photo
    Debbie Fisher Payseur, 65 Cherryville, North Carolina

    March 22, 1953 - July 23, 2018

    Debbie Fisher Payseur of Cherryville, North Carolina died at home on July 23, 2018, after a year-long illness. She was born on March 22, 1953, in Shelby, North Carolina. Her parents are Shirley Whitaker Fisher and the...