Obituaries March 17, 2014

Mar. 16, 2014 @ 05:38 PM

Bonita Baugus
GREENSBORO — Bonita Baugus, 73, passed away on Saturday, March 15, 2014. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Cremation services entrusted to
Triad Cremation Society & Chapel.

Daniel Cowett
GREENSBORO — Daniel Andrew Cowett, 52, passed away on Sunday, March 16, 2014.  Cremation services entrusted to Triad Cremation Society & Chapel.

Jonathan Hales
GREENSBORO — Jonathan Hales, 18, passed away on Saturday, March 15, 2014. Arrangements are incomplete at this time.  Cremation services entrusted to Triad Cremation Society & Chapel.

Napoleon Hardison
HIGH POINT — Mr. Napoleon Hardison, 88, passed away on Sunday, March 16, 2014 at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time at Phillips Funeral Service, Inc., High Point, NC.

Jessie V. Ingram
LEXINGTON — Jessie Yarbrough Vestal Ingram, age 95 of  Lexington passed away Saturday night. Funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm Wednesday at First United Methodist Church. Arrangements by Davidson Funeral Home, Lexington.

Lillian Lambeth
THOMASVILLE — Mrs. Lillian Evelyn Lambeth, 83, a resident of Thomasville, died Saturday afternoon, March 15, 2014 in the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.  She was born August 20, 1930 in Randolph County, a daughter of the late Lee and Lillian Gordon.  She was a retired employee with Dogwood Hosiery, Inc of Thomasville.  Mrs. Lambeth was of the Baptist faith.
She was a loving and selfless mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
She was married to Ernest Lambeth, Jr., who died July 7, 2005.
Mrs. Lambeth was also preceded in death by twelve sisters and brothers.
Surviving are sons, Michael Lambeth and wife Jo Ann of Lexington and Rickey Lambeth and wife Kathy of Thomasville; grandchildren, Christy Sluder and husband Rev. Darrell Sluder, Casey Tetter, Michael Lambeth, Jr., Rickey Lambeth, II and wife Lauren and Lesli Lambeth and fiancée Dan Bryant; great-grandchildren, Dylan, Drake, Kindred, Katlyn, Ansley and Logan.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 2 p.m. in J.C. Green & Sons Chapel with Rev. Darrell Sluder officiating. Burial will follow in Holly Hill Memorial Park Cemetery.  The family will receive friends at the J.C. Green & Sons Funeral Home Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. and other times at the homeplace.
The family request any memorial contributions may be directed to the American Heart Association, 3131 RDU Center Drive, Suite 100, Morrisville, N.C. 27560 (  or to The American Diabetes Association, 2418 Blue Ridge Road, Suite 206, Raleigh, N.C. 27607 (
Online condolences may be sent to the Lambeth family at

John Little
HIGH POINT — John Edward Little Sr., 82 was born on November 20, 1931 in Anson County, NC to the late Mary Ann Little. He passed away peacefully at Hospice Home at High Point on March 14, 2014. 
On November 6, 1952, John enlisted in the United States Army where he served until 1964 as a vehicle mechanic.  Additionally, he was a Korean War veteran.  After serving in the military, John relocated to High Point, NC where he resided for the last 50 years. He was employed by the City of High Point where he dedicated 20 plus years and later officially retired from the Guilford County School System.
John is preceded in death by six of his seven siblings and a beloved grandson.
He is survived by his wife of almost 60 years, Rena Morrison Little.  He leaves four children, Sharon (Timothy) Merriman of High Point, NC, John (Carolyn) Little, Jr. of Evergreen, AL, Marcel (Teresa) Little, Sr. of Kernersville, NC and Bonnie Little of High Point, NC. John is additionally survived by seven grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, his sister, Sally Lockhart of Wadesboro, NC; three god sisters, Lizzie Sturdivant of Charlotte, NC, Rose Lindsey, and Rosetta Holloway of Wadesboro, NC; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at Phillips Funeral Service Chapel. Interment will follow at Oakwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the chapel from 12:30 p.m. until 1:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations to Hospice Home, 1803 Westchester Dr., High Point, NC.
Final arrangements are entrusted to Phillips Funeral Service Inc., High Point, NC.
Online condolences may be sent to the Little family at

Joseph Lyford
HIGH POINT — Mr. Joseph O. Lyford, 89, resident of Greensboro, died March 10th, 2014 at High Point Regional Hospital.  Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday in the chapel of the Cumby Family Funeral Service in High Point.

Mary Pearce
ARCHDALE — Mrs. Mary Pearce, 87, died March 15, 2014 at Graybrier Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.  Arrangements are pending at Cumby Family Funeral Service in Archdale.

Jeanette Schneider
DENTON — Mrs. Jeanette Mack Schneider age 81 of Astran Drive, Denton, died Friday, March 14 at her residence.  A Memorial Service will be 6:00 PM Tuesday , March 18 at Farmer Baptist Church. Burial will be private.
Briggs Funeral Home is in charge.

Inez Michael Sharpe
LEXINGTON — Inez Michael Mize Sharpe, age 92, of Lexington passed away March 13, 2014. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 pm Thursday at Beulah United Church of Christ. Davidson Funeral Home is serving the family.

Betty Weekly
JAMESTOWN — Mrs. Betty Weekly, 79, of Jamestown, passed away Saturday, March 15, 2014.  Arrangements are incomplete at Cumby Family Funeral Service, High Point.