Obituaries August 20, 2013
ARCHDALE — Mr. Daniel Eugene “Gene” Whitt, 76, resident of Archdale, went to be with the Lord on Aug. 18, 2013. He was a good man who lived a wonderful life.
Mr. Whitt was born June 22, 1937 in Jamestown and had been a resident of this area most of his life. He retired from Royal Development as a maintenance technician and had also worked as a plant engineer at Flowers Bakery and Golden State. On Aug. 7, 1954 he married the love of his life, the former Annie Joyce “Jo” Yates who survives of the residence. Preceding him in death were his adopted parents, Robert and Mabel Whitt; five brothers, Sonny Whitt and Buddy, R.V., Jack and Larry Childress; a sister, Rose Ann Lambeth; and a grandson, Kevin Whitt.
Also surviving are his four beautiful children who were the apple of his eye, Ricky Whitt (Amy), Debbie Lanier (Clyde), David Whitt (Sherry) and Diane Deaton; eight grandchildren, Jennifer Atwell (Patrick), Danny Whitt (Samantha), Michelle Lewis (Paul), Erica Deaton, Sarah Lanier, Taylor Whitt, Madison Whitt and Elijah Lee Deaton; nine great grandchildren, five brothers and two sisters.
Funeral service will be held at 11:30 p.m. Wednesday at Crossover Community Church with Rev. Darryl Love officiating. Interment will follow at Guilford Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Cumby Family Funeral Service in Archdale and other times at the family resident. Memorials may be directed to Y.M.C.A, 609 Trindale Rd. Archdale, NC 27263 or to the Salvation Army, 121 SW Cloverleaf Pl. High Point, NC 27263. On-line condolences may be made through www.cumbyfuneral.com.
Jack Dempsey Hunt Sr.
HIGH POINT — Mr. Jack Dempsey Hunt Sr. resident of 3135 Rockingham Rd. died Sunday afternoon at 5:25p.m. in the Hospice Home of High Point.
Mr. Hunt was born July 23, 1935 in Randolph County a son of Jessie Williams Hunt. He had been a resident of High Point for the past 60 years and was retired from Drexel Heritage where he was employed for 40 years. Mr. Hunt was an avid golfer, loved hunting and played semi-pro baseball when he was a pitcher. Mr. Hunt was a member of Oak View Baptist Church and the Bill Shelton Sunday School Class. On Oct. 25, l955 he was married to Nancy Armentrout who survives of the home.
Also surviving are two daughters; Mrs. Randy (Patti) Russell and Mrs. Salvatore (Karen) Matthews both of High Point; one son Jack D. Hunt Jr. of Thomasville; two brothers; Gene Hunt and wife Leslie of Kernersville and Buster Hunt of High Point; six grandchildren; Courtnee Swaim and husband Silas, Nicholas Hargrove and wife Kaila, Maigan Sanders and husband Charles; Jack Hunt III , Corey Hunt and Evan Hunt; three great grandchildren; Julian Hunt, Jacob Sanders and Nicholas Grant Hargrove.
Funeral Services will be held Tuesday at 3 p.m. from the Chapel of Cumby Family Funeral Service on Eastchester Dr. by the Rev. Steve Smith and Rev. Don Duncan. Interment will follow in the Floral Garden Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. until the hour of the service.
Pallbearers will be Silas Swaim, Nicholas Hargrove, Corey Hunt, Charles Sanders, Keith Grogan, and Billy Armentrout. Evan Hunt will be an honorary pallbearer.
Memorials may be directed to Oak View Baptist Church, 810 Oakview Rd. High Point, N.C. 27265 or to Hospice of the Piedmont, 1801 Westchester Dr. High Point, N.C. 27262.
Online condolences may be sent to www.cumbyfuneral.com
Vincent James Tosco Jr.
LEXINGTON — Vincent James Tosco Jr., 78, of Northside Drive, Lexington, died Sunday August 18, 2013 at Wake Forest Baptist Hospital.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday Aug. 21, 2013 at First Baptist Church of Lexington. The family will receive friends in the church fellowship hall following the service.
Jonah Lynn Cagle
SEAGROVE, N.C. — Mr. Jonah Lynn Cagle, 81, of Seagrove, N.C., died Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013.
A funeral service is scheduled for 2. p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, at Ridge Funeral Home Chapel.
The family will receive friends from 1 p.m.-2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, at Ridge Funeral Home.
Arrangements by Ridge Funeral Home & Cremation Service.
HIGH POINT– Ms. Josephine Anderson, 71, died on Monday, Aug. 19, 2013 at Forsyth Medical Center.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time at Phillips Funeral Service, Inc., High Point, N.C.
Eugene John Lopienski
ASHEBORO — Eugene John Lopienski, 78, died on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013.
The family will have a private memorial service. Cremation services entrusted to Triad Cremation Society & Chapel.
Douglas Monroe Allen
GOLDSBORO — Douglas Monroe Allen, 50, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Doug was born in Guilford County on Aug. 21, 1962, to Paula Ann Owens Allen and the late Randall Monroe Allen.
A service celebrating Doug’s life will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, at Colonial Baptist Church in Trinity, N.C..
In addition to his mother, Doug is survived by his wife Helen Lakey Allen; son, Aaron Douglas Allen and wife Sumiah; and brother, Mark William Allen of Thomasville, N.C.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be given to them to help with expenses during this difficult time and can be directed to Helen Allen, P.O. Box 575, Pikeville, NC 27863.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.seymourfuneralhome.com.
Daisey Marie Taylor
ASHEBORO — Daisey Marie Taylor, 81, died on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013. A memorial service will be held 2 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, at Church of God in Christ.
Cremation services entrusted to Triad Cremation Society & Chapel.
Frances Stevens Bodenhamer
HIGH POINT — Frances Stevens Bodenhamer, 83, of High Point, died Sunday Aug. 18, 2013 at High Point Regional Hospital.
Arrangements are incomplete at Cumby Family Funeral Service, High Point.
Doris Frances Patton Snider
HIGH POINT — Doris Frances Patton Snider, age 87 of High Point died Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013. She was born Dec. 28, 1925 to the late John and Maggie Ring Patton.
Doris was a member of Lebanon UMC. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by her husband of 43 years Arlis Snider of High Point, N.C.; one sister Ruby Auman of High Point, N.C.; one brother Roy Patton and wife Faye of Trinity, N.C. as well as many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her brother Horace Patton.
A Funeral Service will be 3 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013 at Lebanon United Methodist Church, 237 Idol Street, High Point, NC 27262.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Hospice of the Piedmont, 1801 Westchester Drive, High Point, NC 27262 or Lebanon United Methodist Church, 237 Idol Street, High Point, NC 27262.
Online condolences may be made to Doris’ memorial page at www.cumbyfuneral.com. Arrangements by Cumby Family Funeral Service.
LEXINGTON — Floyd Lee Greene, 66, of Martin Avenue, Lexington passed away Friday Aug. 16, 2013 at Lexington Medical Center.
A Funeral Service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday Aug. 21, 2013, at Davidson Funeral Home and burial to follow in Forest Hill Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 12:30 until 1:30 p.m. prior to the service and at other times at the home.
Dora Deane Farmer
RANDLEMAN — Dora Deane Hayes Farmer, 77 died in Asheboro, N.C. on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013. FUNERAL is arranged for Tuesday Aug. 20, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Midway Wesleyan Church.
Pugh Funeral Home, Randleman is serving the family.