Death Notices for May 7 Woodrow Strong MAXTON — Woodrow Strong, 72, of 2462 McGirts Gin Road, died May 5, 2013. The funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Boles Funeral Home Chapel. Entombment will follow in Lumbee Memorial Gardens in Lumberton. The visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Boles Funeral Home in Red Springs.
Archie Cobb SILER CITY— Archie Lee Cobb, 69, of 801 Hackery Road, died May 4, 2013, at Central Carolina Hospital. The funeral will be 2...
Cathy Wells Cathy Wells PORT ORANGE, Fla.— Cathy Sue Debuke Wells, 51, of Port Orange, passed away on April 13, 2013.
Debbie was born in Lumberton, N.C., on Feb. 1, 1962. She moved to Florida in 2010. Cathy battle cancer for a year.
She is survived by her sons, Jerry Lee Wells II of Abilene, Texas, and Charley Reaves of Clarendon, N.C.; her mother, Doris Ward of Port Orange.; her sisters, Debbie Baugh of Port Orange, Peggy Bloomfield of Dunn, N.C....
Bill Harden Bill Harden LUMBERTON — Bill Harden, 82, of 502 E. 19th St., died May 4, 2013, at home.
A graveside service will be 3 p.m. today at Meadowbrook Cemetery, Bro. James Carmichael officiating. Burial will follow immediately following the service.
Harden was born in Robeson County on May 11, 1930, to the late June and Mattie Watts Harden.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Lillian Bennet Harden; a nephew, Frank Kinlaw; and his sib...
Marguerite Lindsey Marguerite Lindsey LUMBERTON — Marguerite Smith Lindsey, of Lumberton, passed away on May 5, 2013.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Ruby Doub McMillian Fellowship Center of Wesley Pines Retirement Center at 1000 Wesley Pines Road in Lumberton, Dr. David Elks officiating.
She was born on July 5, 1929, in Fairmont. She was the daughter of Samuel Jefferson Smith and Mary Elizabeth McDaniel Smith.
She was a graduate of Averet...
Durham Bridgeman Durham Bridgeman LUMBERTON — Durham Terryl “Terry” Bridgeman, 50, of Lumberton, died on May 4, 2013, at Duke University Medical Center in Durham.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Tabernacle Baptist Church in Lumberton, the Rev. Jamie Watts officiating. Burial will follow in Floyd Memory Gardens in Lumberton.
He was born in Robeson County on Sept. 14, 1962, to the late Durham Bridgeman and Joyce Blackburn Thompkins. He worked as ...
Denzil Lovett Denzil Lovett LUMBERTON — Denzil Cartrett Lovett, 93, of Lumberton, died May 4, 2013, at Woodhaven Nursing Center in Lumberton.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday at Floyd Memorial Chapel at 809 E. Fifth St. in Lumberton, the Rev. Randolph Browning officiating. Burial will follow in Meadowbrook Cemetery.
She was born in Columbus County on April 22, 1920.
She was preceded in death by her late husbands, Alan Norton and Walter Lovett; a...
Michael Haney Michael Haney LUMBERTON — Michael Eugene Haney, 60, died May 3, 2013, at Southeastern Health of Lumberton.
He was born in Sampson County on March 5, 1953, to the late Hampton Haney and the late Aleen Lockamy Haney.
He proudly served in the U.S. Army and he was formerly employed at Quickie Manufacturing Company.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Jackie Haney.
He is survived by his wife, Margie Mauney Haney of t...
Death Notices for May 5 Carolyn Peterkin RED SPRINGS — Carolyn Wilkerson Peterkin, 71, of 203 Phillips Ave., died May 2, 2013, at Southeastern Hospice House in Lumberton. The funeral will be 3 p.m. Tuesday at Jones Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Community Rest Cemetery. The visitation will be from 2 to 7 p.m. Monday at L.E. Floyd Funeral Home in Red Springs.
Clarence Johnson LUMBERTON — Clarence William Johnson, 64, of 4817 U.S. 74 W...
Horace Stone Horace Stone LUMBERTON — Horace Mitchell “Tommy” Stone, 66, of Lumberton, passed away May 4, 2013, at his residence.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Floyd Memorial Chapel, the Rev. Jeff Mitchell officiating. Burial will follow in New Hollywood Cemetery.
He was born in Robeson County on Jan. 2, 1947, to the late Carlie Joel Stone and the late Girlene Lamb Stone. He proudly served in the United States Air Force.
He was preceded i...
Ruth Matthews Ruth Matthews LUMBERTON — Ruth Elizabeth Matthews, 84, of Lumberton, departed this life on May 2, 2013, at 1:01 p.m. at Cape Fear Valley Hospital, surrounded by her family.
The home going service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church.
She leaves to cherish her memories two daughters, Thomisene Strickland (George) and Barbara Morant; two sons, Gregory and Paul G. Matthews (Carla), all of Lumberton; three siblings, Geneva Gillis...
Tiana Tapia Tiana Tapia RED SPRINGS — Tiana Dyani Tapia, 18, of 234 W. 4th Ave., died May 1, 2013.
The funeral will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Boles Funeral Home Chapel in Red Springs, the Rev. Hedrick Jones officiating.
Tiana was a senior at Lumberton Junior High School. She was an avid Bowler at which she had earned a full scholarship for the upcoming four years at Fayetteville State University. Tiana was also an advocate for Breast Cancer Awareness....
Christopher Roberts Christopher Roberts WILMINGTON — Christopher Eugene Roberts was born on Oct. 28, 1960, to Charles and Louise Roberts of Lumberton, and “crossed the bar” on May 2, 2013.
The funeral will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at New Beginning Community Church Capital Hayne, 3120 Alex Trask Drive.
He was a stellar scholar-athlete in the Lumberton area where he grew up with his only sister Gwendolyn O. Roberts. He was a graduate of the United States Coast G...
Incompletes for May 4 Carolyn Wilkerson Peterkin , 71, of 203 Phillips Ave., Red Springs, died May 2, 2013, at Southeastern Hospice House in Lumberton. L.E. Floyd Funeral Home.
Christopher Eugene Roberts , 52, of Wilmington, died May 2, 2013, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington. Davis Funeral Home in Wilmington.
Bryan Lowery , of 282 Wiregrass Road, Lumberton, died May 3, 2013, at Southeastern Regional Medical Center. Heritage Funeral Home....
Death Notices for May 4 Agerine Thomas LAURINBURG — Agerine M. Thomas, 85, of Laurinburg, died May 3, 2013, at Edwin Morgan Center. The funeral will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Fletcher Methodist Baptist Church. Burial will follow in St. Paul Church Cemetery.