Obituaries Aug. 24, 2013
HIGH POINT — Robert “Bob” Wade Auman, 78, of High Point, died Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, at Hospice Home at High Point.
Funeral arrangements are pending and will be announced by Cumby Family Funeral Service in High Point.
ARCHDALE — Craig Donald Becker, 50, died Aug. 22, 2013, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Cumby Family Funeral Service, Archdale.
LEXINGTON — Odiss Vance Freeman, 76, of East Park Avenue, died Aug. 23, 2013, at Lexington Health Care.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Grant Family Cemetery in Nantahala.
GREENSBORO - Bobby Jones, 77, died Aug. 23, 2013.
Cremation services entrusted to Triad Cremation Society & Chapel.
ASHEBORO — Vergie Lois Loflin Shoffner, 91, of Asheboro, died Aug. 23, 2013.
A funeral service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday at Ridge Funeral Home Chapel.
SAGINAW, Texas — Douglas Haley “Doug” Varner, 71, of Saginaw, Texas, died Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, at Life Care Centers of Halton in Fort Worth, Texas. Born Dec. 19, 1941, he was a son of John H. Varner and Maggie W. Varner. He was a graduate of Trinity High School, Trinity, N.C., and was a professional horse trainer, achieving numerous state and national championships. He was preceded in death by both of his parents.
Doug is survived by two daughters, Toni Varner Snyder and her husband Jay of Greensboro, N.C., and Kimberly Varner Bekat of Trinity, N.C.; a brother, Jack Varner and his wife Barbara of Trinity, N.C.; three sisters, Joann V. Snider of High Point, N.C., Linda V. Farlow and her husband Milford of Archdale, N.C., and Jane V. Lambert and her husband Jerry of Jamestown, N.C. He is also survived by four grandchildren, Jessica Snyder Muldowney and her husband John and Katelyn Snyder, all of Boone, N.C., Nicholas Snyder of Greensboro, N.C., and Jonathan Bekat also of Greensboro, N.C., along with several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013, at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, 2354 Finch Farm Road, Trinity, N.C., 27370. The family will receive friends at the church following the service. Memorial contributions may be made to the church or to charity of one’s choice. Online condolences may be made at www.cumbyfuneral.com. Arrangements by Cumby Family Funeral Service in Archdale.
Barbara “Jean” Wilson
RAMSEUR — Barbara Jean Schrimsher Wilson, 80, of Ramseur, died Aug. 23, 2013.
A funeral service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday at Asheboro Seventh-day Adventist.