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  • Joan Moore Nolan Obituary Photo
    Joan Moore Nolan, 82 Shelby, North Carolina

    June 1, 1936 - July 13, 2018

    Joan Moore Nolan, age 82, passed away peacefully at home July 13th 2018, after a short period of declining health. She was born June 1st 1936, in Cleveland County, the only child of the late Ernest Nolan and Rosalie...


  • Eleanor Kay Bridges Obituary Photo
    Eleanor Kay Bridges, 81 Shelby, North Carolina

    March 4, 1937 - July 9, 2018

    Eleanor Kay Bridges, age 81 of Shelby, passed away Monday, July 9, 2018 at Peak Resources in Shelby. Kay was born on March 4, 1937 in Cleveland County to the late Marvin and Daisy Pruette Bridges and was preceded in...


  • Danny Michael Smith Obituary Photo
    Danny Michael Smith, 63 Mooresboro, North Carolina

    April 4, 1955 - July 3, 2018

    Mr. Danny Michael Smith, age 63 of Mooresboro, passed away July 3, 2018 at Atrium Health in Shelby. He is survived his children, Junior Michael Smith and wife Philomena of Delaware, OH, and Teresa Dawn Smith of...


  • Ronald "Ronnie" Dean Grayson Obituary Photo
    Ronald "Ronnie" Dean Grayson, 76 Shelby, North Carolina

    September 25, 1941 - June 30, 2018

    Mr. Ronald "Ronnie" Dean Grayson, age 76 of Shelby, passed away Saturday, June 30, 2018 at Carolinas HealthCare System in Shelby. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Barbara Carol Mayhue Grayson of the home,...


  • Charles Edward Humphries Obituary Photo
    Charles Edward Humphries, 84 Shelby, North Carolina

    March 19, 1934 - June 30, 2018

    Mr. Charles Edward Humphries, age 84 of Shelby, stepped through the gates of Heaven on Saturday, June 30, 2018 at Peak Resources in Cherryville. He is survived by his wife, Rachel Brooks Humphries of the home, a son...


  • Robin "Bob" Kelley Obituary Photo
    Robin "Bob" Kelley, 75 Shelby, North Carolina

    December 14, 1942 - June 29, 2018

    Mr. Robin Kelley, age 75, passed away Friday, June 29, 2018 at his residence. Mr. Robin (Bob) Kelley was born in Omaha, Nebraska to Charles and Eva Kelley. He was raised in Wichita, Kansas. He was preceded in...


  • Elise Davis Lyerly Carter Obituary Photo
    Elise Davis Lyerly Carter, 101 Charlotte

    June 21, 1917 - June 27, 2018

    Elise died peacefully at her home on June 27 after celebrating her 101st birthday last week. She was the daughter of the late William T. Davis and Stella Harrill Davis. Elise was born in Lattimore, NC, on June 21,...


  • Eleanor "Noni" Alexander Lineberger Simmons Obituary Photo
    Eleanor "Noni" Alexander Lineberger Simmons, 78 Lenoir, North Carolina

    November 16, 1939 - June 21, 2018

    Eleanor "Noni" Alexander Lineberger Simmons, age 78, passed away Thursday, June 21, 2018 at Shaire Nursing Center after a long battle with dementia. She was born on November 16, 1939 in Cleveland County to the late...


  • Lanny Ollis Obituary Photo
    Lanny Ollis, 53 Shelby, North Carolina

    July 12, 1964 - June 21, 2018

    Lanny Ollis, age 53, passed away Thursday, June 21, 2018 at Cleveland Regional Medical Center. He was born on July12, 1964 in Avery County to the late Boyd Ollis and Mary Cornett Ollis. In addition to his parents,...


  • Paris Ray Philbeck Obituary Photo
    Paris Ray Philbeck, 80 Earl, North Carolina

    August 24, 1937 - June 19, 2018

    Mr. Paris Ray Philbeck, age 80 of Earl, NC, passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at his residence. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Carolyn Porter Philbeck, daughters, Lynn Philbeck Todd, Regina Oaks Hulsey,...


  • Joel Fay Toney Obituary Photo
    Joel Fay Toney, 75 Shelby, North Carolina

    September 28, 1942 - June 18, 2018

    Mr. Joel Fay Toney, age 75 of Shelby, passed away Monday, June 18, 2018 at Wendover Hospice House in Shelby. He is survived his wife, Wilma Hawkins Toney of the home, three daughters, Tracy Mertz (Kevin) of Grover,...


  • James "Jim" William Black Obituary Photo
    James "Jim" William Black, 84 Ellenboro, North Carolina

    February 10, 1934 - June 15, 2018

    Mr. James "Jim" William Black, age 84 of Ellenboro, passed away Friday, June 15, 2018 at Carillon Assisted Living of Shelby. He is survived by three sisters, Hazel Smith, Sara Bradley and husband Bruce, and Rita...


  • Margaret Lillian Silva Richard Obituary Photo
    Margaret Lillian Silva Richard, 74 Shelby, North Carolina

    November 23, 1943 - June 13, 2018

    Mrs. Margaret Lillian Silva Richard, age 74 of Shelby, passed away Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at Peak Resources in Gastonia. She is survived by her husband, Armand Richard of Shelby, three children, Wendy Dries ...


  • Carolyn Sue White Obituary Photo
    Carolyn Sue White, 66 Shelby, North Carolina

    July 19, 1951 - June 12, 2018

    Mrs. Carolyn Sue White, age 66 of Shelby, passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at her residence. She is survived by her children, Connie Greene of Hollis, NC, and Wade Davis of Shelby, NC, four grandchildren, Michael...


  • Sharon "Eloise"  Byers Obituary Photo
    Sharon "Eloise" Byers, 73 Boiling Springs, North Carolina

    September 17, 1944 - June 11, 2018

    Sharon Eloise Byers, age 73, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on June 11, 2018. She was born September 17, 1944 in Rutherford County and previously resided in Boiling Springs, NC. She was the daughter of...


  • Mamie Lou Cash Allen Obituary Photo
    Mamie Lou Cash Allen, 98 Shelby, North Carolina

    November 7, 1919 - June 9, 2018

    Mrs. Mamie Lou Cash Allen, age 98 of Shelby, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Atrium Health in Charlotte. She is survived by her son, Dr. Larry Allen (Dianna) of Kings Mountain, NC, six grandchildren, Brad...


  • Kenneth Rolland "Fatback" McCraw Obituary Photo
    Kenneth Rolland "Fatback" McCraw, 73 Mooresboro, North Carolina

    November 12, 1944 - June 7, 2018

    Mr. Kenneth Rolland "Fatback" McCraw, age 73 of Mooresboro, NC, passed away Thursday, June 7, 2018. He is survived by his wife, Barbara Terry McCraw of the home, a daughter, Leslie McCraw Grayson of Mooresboro, NC,...


  • Evelyn Wilson Brooks Obituary Photo
    Evelyn Wilson Brooks, 88 Shelby, North Carolina

    May 21, 1930 - June 6, 2018

    Mrs. Evelyn Wilson Brooks, age 88 of Shelby, passed away Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at Peak Resources in Shelby surrounded by her family. She is survived by her children, Ben Brooks and wife Jane of Shelby, NC, Ken...


  • Sylvia Sue Ransom Robertson Obituary Photo
    Sylvia Sue Ransom Robertson, 83 Shelby, North Carolina

    October 8, 1934 - June 1, 2018

    SHELBY – Sylvia Sue Ransom Robertson, age 83, passed away peacefully Friday, June 1, 2018 at home surrounded by her five children, husband, and little dog. Born October 8, 1934 in Tallassee, Alabama, she was the...


  • Dianne Elizabeth Conn Harrell Obituary Photo
    Dianne Elizabeth Conn Harrell, 60 Shelby, North Carolina

    September 24, 1957 - May 29, 2018

    Mrs. Dianne Elizabeth Harrell, age 60 of Shelby, NC, passed away Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at her residence. She is survived by her children, Jeremy Harrell of Raleigh, NC, and Elizabeth Harrell of Shelby, NC, a...


  • Rush Leander Padgett Obituary Photo
    Rush Leander Padgett, 85 Shelby, North Carolina

    October 19, 1932 - May 23, 2018

    Mr. Rush Leander Padgett, age 85 of Shelby, passed away Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at his residence surrounded by his family. He is survived by his children, Roger Padgett of Shelby, NC, Dennis Padgett of Shelby, NC,...


  • Betty "Maw B" Vassey Obituary Photo
    Betty "Maw B" Vassey, 79 Kings Mountain, North Carolina

    November 23, 1938 - May 20, 2018

    Betty (Maw B) Vassey, 79, of Kings Mountain, NC, received her abundant entrance through Heaven's Gate escorted by her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on May 20, 2018 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She...


  • Martha Street Bailey Obituary Photo
    Martha Street Bailey, 84 Shelby, North Carolina

    September 30, 1933 - May 16, 2018

    Mrs. Martha Street Bailey, age 84 of Shelby, passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at Carolinas HealthCare System – Cleveland. She is survived by her children, Dennis Bailey and wife Sandy of Shelby, NC, and Tim...


  • Edna Ray Gosnell Obituary Photo
    Edna Ray Gosnell, 93 Shelby, North Carolina

    March 28, 1925 - May 13, 2018

    SHELBY – Edna Ray Gosnell, age 93, passed away Sunday, May 13, 2018 at Life Care Center. She is survived by two sons, Eddie Gosnell and wife, Linda, David Gosnell and wife, Karen; five grandchildren, Sean, Brian...


  • Frances Mott Covington Obituary Photo
    Frances Mott Covington, 86 Shelby, North Carolina

    August 9, 1931 - May 12, 2018

    SHELBY – Frances Mott Covington, age 86, passed away Saturday, May 12, 2018 at her residence. She was born on August 9, 1931 in Cherokee County, South Carolina to the late Horace and Carrie Mott. She was a member of...