Category archives for: Obituaries

JERELENE C. JONES

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Jerelene C. Jones died on Saturday, July 16, 2016 at Annie Penn Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be Thursday, July 21, 2016 at 1:30 p.m. at Cornerstone Christian Center. Visitation will be one half hour prior to the service. Burial will be in Greenview Cemetery. Public viewing will be Wednesday, July 20,2016 from 2:30 p.m. […]

BERTIE ROBERTSON SHELTON

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Bertie Robertson Shelton, 91, of Reidsville went to be with the Lord Sunday July 17, 2016 at the Hospice Home of Rockingham County. Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 A.M. Saturday July 23, 2016 at Fairview Baptist Church. Private burial will be in Evergreen Memory Gardens. A native of Rockingham County, she was a daughter […]

MICHAEL GENE FORD

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Michael Gene Ford, 64, of Reidsville died Saturday, July 16, 2016, at the Hospice Home of Rockingham Co. Graveside Services will be conducted at 2:00PM Tuesday, July 19, 2016,in Greenview Cemetery with Rev. Bran Aldridge officiating. A native of Rockingham Co.he was a son of the late Robert Glen and Thelma Pearlie Doss Ford and […]

KENNETH LEE LITTLEFORD

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There was rejoicing in heaven Saturday morning, July 16, when Kenneth Lee Littleford passed from earth to his heavenly home. He was met there by his wife Beverly, infant son David, and other family members who had gone on before. Most importantly, he finally got to see his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, who he […]

MICHAEL JOHN THOMPSON

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Mr. Michael John Thompson, 66, of Eden, NC, passed away on Thursday afternoon, July 14, 2016 at the Hospice Home of Rockingham County. In honor of Mr. Thompson’s wishes, there will be no service or visitation. Mr. Thompson was born in Winston-Salem, NC on January 10, 1950, the son of Gus J. and Stella Karas […]

JOANE CAROL DAVIS

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Ms. Joane Carol Davis, 73, of Eden, NC, passed away on Wednesday evening, July 13, 2016 at Forsyth Medical Center. There will be no service or visitation. Ms. Davis was born in Washington, DC on September 22, 1942, a daughter of Mac and Alberta Tallent, both deceased.  She was a retired cook.  She was a […]

IRENE ELIZABETH HAIRSTON

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Elizabeth Hairston was born on November 19, 1930, to Eugene Hairston Sr. and Mary Frances Bullock Hairston in Leakesville, North Carolina. She departed this life on July 14, 2016 at her residence. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at Smyrna Church of Christ. Visitation will one half hour prior to the […]

JO ANN BALLARD OAKLEY

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Jo Ann Ballard Oakley, age 83, of Eden, NC passed away Saturday afternoon at Hospice of Rockingham County in Wentworth, NC. A funeral Service will be held at Spray United Methodist Church, Eden, NC on Tuesday July 19, 2016 at 11:00AM with the Reverend Sue Anne Morris presiding and the Reverend David Westmoreland assisting. Burial […]

MARISA JO “REESE” McCOLLUM

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Marisa Jo “Reese” McCollum, 56, passed away on Thursday, July 14, 2016, at Hospice Home of Rockingham County due to complications from dialysis. Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, July 19, 2016, at Bethany United Methodist Church with Rev. Dr. Angela Rogers Marlowe officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Marisa was […]

FOREST ALLEN KNIGHTEN

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Forest Allen Knighten, 64, of Reidsville, NC, passed away on Friday, July 15, 2016, at Wesley Long Hospital. Graveside Services will be conducted at 11:00AM Monday, July 18, 2016, at Evergreen Memory Gardens with Rev. Gene Davis officiating. A native of Rockingham Co., he was a son of the late David and Dorothy McClintock Knighten and […]

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