All Obituaries


Terry Long Denver


Terry Allen Long, 58, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Tuesday, November 12, 2019. Terry was born in Mecklenburg County. He was preceded in death by his parents, Talmadge and Mary M. Cribb...

Kimberly Cruse Stanley


All services will be private

Adam Wilson Belmont


Adam Beacher Wilson, 28, passed away on Monday, November 11, 2019. He was born in Buncombe County, son of Charles Beacher Wilson and DeAnna Sue Payne Wilson. In addition to his parents, he is...

Betty Lawing Cramerton


We are sorry to announce that a beautiful soul that we called mom, Betty Ruth Ward Lawing, took her last breath Monday, November, 11, 2019. She was 85. Betty passed away surrounded by family. She...

Billie Jones Charlotte


Billie Whiteside Jones, passed away on Friday, November 8, 2019. She was born in Green Creek, SC, daughter of the late Ruth Whiteside. In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by her...

Sandra Moore Stanley


Stanley, Sandra Moore, 83, died November 7, 2019 at the Robin Johnson Hospice House. She was born in Gaston County, daughter of the late T. C. and Merle Taylor Moore, and was preceded in death by...

Nancy Smith Mount Holly


Mrs. Nancy Holland Smith, born on July 18, 1925, died November 6, 2019 at Bermuda Village in Advance, NC. She was the daughter of Willis F. Holland and Nell Rankin Holland and a descendant of...

Alma Walker Stanley


Alma Lee Davidson Walker, 85, of Stanley, peacefully went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at the Robin Johnson Hospice House in Dallas.  She was born in...

Bobby Welch Stanley


Bobby Lee Welch, 84, passed away on Wednesday, November 6, 2019. He was born in South Carolina, son of the late Burlin and Pearl Welch. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his...

Dennis Hempstead Charlotte


Dennis Ray Hempstead, 63, of Charlotte, passed away on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at home.  He was born in Gaston County, son of the late Gerald Hempstead and Betty Lou Lambert...

Edward Peterson Belmont


Belmont Mr. Edward Charles Peterson age 60 died Saturday, November 3rd. 2019 at his home.  Mr Peterson was born in Chicago, Illinois to Edward Peterson and Maria Goodrich Peterson.  He...

Edna Greene Stanley


Ms. Edna Elease Greene of Stanley passed away on Saturday, November 2nd. 2019.  Ms. Greene was born in Gaston County N.C. and was preceded in death by her parents, George and Ollie Skidmore...

Reginald Auten Longs, SC


Reginald Dixon Auten, 68, of Longs, SC, passed in peace in the comfort of his own home on October 31, 2019. Reggie is survived by his children, Shane Lytton and family of Anderson, SC, daughters,...

Joyce Brown Gastonia


Joyce Williams Brown, 78, of Gastonia, went home to be with the Lord Thursday, October 31, 2019 at Atrium Health Lincoln.  She was born in Opelika, Alabama, daughter of the late Pruett...

Edward Ward Stanley


Edward "Eddie" Dean Ward, 61, of Stanley, passed away on October 31, 2019 at Caromont Regional Medical Center in Gastonia.  He was born in Gaston county, son of Patricia Ann Hoyle and the...

Mark Allen Alexander Concord


Mark Allen Alexander, 32, of Concord, passed away suddenly on Monday, October 28, 2019. He was born in Gaston County, son of Edgar Clyde Alexander, Jr. and Helen Louise Williams Alexander. ...

Ellen Werner Charlotte


Ellen Thompson Werner, 89, of Charlotte, passed away on Monday, October 28, 2019 at Carolina Gardens of York.  She was born in Chester, South Carolina to Hattie Mae Gregory Thompson and...

Romey Bostic Dallas


Romey Lee Bostic, 54, of Dallas, died on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at his home. He was born in Gaston County, son of the late Romey Lee Bostic and Phyllis Hanna Ingle. Those left to...

James Sexton Dallas


James Jordan Sexton, 56, passed away on Wednesday, October 23, 2019. He was born in Chester, SC, son of the late Joseph Frank and Martha Jean Duncan Sexton. He was a member of Springwood Church of...

Elsie Huffman Canton, GA


Elsie Lorene Beaty Huffman, wife of the late Murl Alfonzo Huffman, Sr. of Morristown, Tennessee, and daughter of the late John William Beaty and Emma Fisher Beaty of Charlotte, North Carolina,...

Emily Aldridge Cramerton


Emily Brooke Aldridge, 29, of Cramerton, passed away on Monday, October 21, 2019.  She was born in Gaston County, daughter of Nancy Jones Koher and the late Gregory Ted Aldridge.  In...

John Butler Stanley


John Wesley Butler, 57, passed away on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at his home. He was born in Cleveland County, son of the late Robert Wesley and Mary Catherine Cash Butler. For over 40 years, Mr....

Elmer Jenkins


Mr. Elmer Alton Jenkins (E A) age 84 passed away October 16, 2019  He was born August 1, 1935 to the late William Glenn Jenkins and Eliza Jane McClean Jenkins.  He was predeceased...

Brenda Evans Stanley


Brenda Faye Mabe Evans, 73, passed away on Wednesday, October 16, 2019. She was born in Randolph County, NC, daughter of the late James Kermit Mabe and Anna Deliah Mabe Keeter and step-father,...

Pearl Summey Mount Holly


Pearl Lee Welch Summey, 99, passed away on Wednesday, October 16, 2019. She was born in Mecklenburg County, daughter of the late William "Bud" Coleman Welch and Carrie Hovis Welch. In...

Billy Nixon Denver


Bill Nixon, 86, died at home on Wednesday, October 16, 2019.  Bill is survived by his wife of 66 years, Lela Burgin Nixon; his son, Doug (Sarah) of Cabo San Lucas, Mexico; his daughters,...

Randy Helton Belmont


Randy Tyree Helton, 60, passed away on Tuesday, October 15, 2019. He was born in Gaston County, son of the late Gary Spargo and Rozelle Kirkland Helton. He was a loving husband, dad and...

Galen Upton Charlotte


Galen Darrell Upton, 57, of Charlotte, went home to be with the Lord unexpectedly on Monday, October 14, 2019 at Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center.  He was born in Mitchell County son...

Frances Frady Belmont


Frances Scarborough Frady, 94, of Belmont, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, October 14, 2019 at Robin Johnson Hospice House in Dallas.  She was born in Dahlonega, Georgia daughter of...

Geraldine Cloninger Lowell


Lowell,  Geraldine Wright Cloninger, 85, died on October 13, 2019 at her residence. She was born in Gaston County, daughter of the late John Henry and Elizabeth Barker Wright, and was...

Jack Cannon Jr. Charlotte


Hayne passed away quietly at his home at the age of 60 with family surrounding and loving him. He is preceded in death by his father, Jack Hayne Cannon Sr., his mother Mary B. Rhyne...

Mary Sherer Gastonia


Gastonia Mary Alice Sherer of Gastonia died on October 11th. 2019 at the Stanley Total Living Center.  Ms. Sherer was born in the Lattimore community of Cleveland County.  Daughter of...

Farrie Holt


Farrie Elmore Holt, 88, of Alexis, died Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at Caromont Regional Medical Center in Gastonia.  She was born in Gaston County, daughter of the late William Thomas Elmore...

Robert Cook Gastonia


Robert Shane Cook, 30, passed away on Tuesday, October 8, 2019. He was born in Gaston County, son of Renee Bailey Hunter and the late, Tony Cook. He is survived by his mother, Renee Bailey Hunter...

Carl Baber, Jr. Mount Holly


Carl Maurice Baber, Jr., 85, passed away on Monday, October 7, 2019. He was born in Gaston County, son of the late Carl M. Baber, Sr. and Estelle Welch Baber. In addition to his parents, he was...

Cora Green Stanley


  Emeline Green, born January, 2nd. 1928 age 91, of Stanley, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, October 4th. 2019.   She was a native of Buncombe County,...

Joan Hensley Dallas


Jean Marie Gray Hensley, 78, of Dallas, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at Alexandria Place in Gastonia.  She was born in Jefferson County, Tennessee, daughter of...

Mary Allison Mount Holly


Mary Blendia Thompson Allison, 95, of Mount Holly, went home to be with the Lord Monday, September 30, 2019 at her home.  She was born in Gaston County, daughter of the late Nathaniel B....

Frances McCumbee Dallas


Frances Patricia Costner McCumbee, 70, of Dallas, passed away Sunday, September 29, 2019 at Caromont Regional Medical Center in Gastonia.  She was born in Mecklenburg County, daughter of the...

Jerry Joye Gastonia


Jerry Wayne Joye, 70, passed away on Saturday, September 28, 2019. He was born in Mecklenburg County, son of James "Red" Joye and the late Edna Caskey Joye. He is survived by his wife,...

Mary Brafford Charlotte


Mary Armstrong Brafford passed away at her home in Charlotte on Thursday, September 26, 2019. She was born in Gaston County on December 11, 1933 the daughter of Marvin R. and Geneva Mecimore...

Betty Jean Ensley Mount Holly


Betty Jean Hood Ensley, 86, of Mount Holly, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at Stanley Total Living Center.  She was born in Gaston County, daughter of the late...

Wayne Davis Mount Holly


James Wayne Davis, age 80, passed away on September 26, 2019 at Caromount Regional Hospital.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Marles Davis.  Wayne and his wife, Marles, were...

Joseph Sellers Mount Holly


Joseph (Joe) Orson Sellers, 78, passed away on Saturday, September 21, 2019. He was born in Asheville, NC, son of the late John Alton Sellers and Kathryn Ritzman Sellers. In addition to his...

Eleanor Craig Stanley


Frances Eleanor Bankhead Craig was born October 18, 1928 in York County, SC to parents, Thomas Egger Bankhead and Virginia Long Bankhead. Raised on a farm in Bullock’s Creek, she...

Donna Horne Cramerton


Donna Catherine Costner Horne, 67, passed away on Saturday, September 21, 2019. She was born in Mecklenburg County, daughter of the late Bobby Andrew Costner and Ruth Abernathy Costner Tevepaugh....

Mary Foster Lowell


Mary Magdalene Haney Foster, 73, of Lowell, passed away Thursday, September 19, 2019 at Caromont Regional Medical Center in Gastonia.  She was born in Gaston County a daughter of the late...

Kathy Foster Lowell


Kathy Ann Alexander Foster, 66, passed away on Tuesday, September 17, 2019. She was born in Gaston County, daughter of the late Charlie Randolph and Mable Greene Alexander. In addition to her...

Annie Boggs


Annie ‘Colleen’ Buff Boggs - ‘91 years young’ and a long time resident of Mount Holly, NC passed away on September 16, 2019.  Colleen was born to the late WI and Ida...
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