Obituaries July 2, 2014
DENTON — Mrs. Mozelle Moore Cagle, age 88 of Volunteer Rescue Road, Denton, NC died Tuesday, July 1 at her residence.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 5 at New Hope United Methodist Church.
The family will see friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Briggs Funeral Home. Online condolences can be made at www.briggsfuneralhome.com
THOMASVILLE — James Franklin Cranford, age 86, a resident of Thomasville, passed away Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at his residence, surrounded by his loving family.
He was born August 6, 1927, in Davidson County, to the late Walter Frank Cranford and Beulah Leonard Cranford. He was a graduate of Thomasville High School and attended Appalachian State University. James was a veteran of the US Army. He had owned and operated Cranford Firestone in Thomasville for thirty-five years and was a lifelong member of the First Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing, playing golf and had a special love for animals. James had a strong love for God, his family, his country, and his political affiliation with the Republican Party.
In addition to his parents, preceding him in death were his wife of 64 years, Geraldine Alexander “Geri” Cranford; two sisters, Frances McMillan Gordon and Mary Brown Holmes, and his brother, Sonny Cranford.
He is survived by his daughters, Priscilla Crutchfield and her husband Andy of Greensboro, Sharon Robbins and her husband Rodney of Thomasville; his grandchildren, Zachary Rickard, Jordan Rickard, James Alexander Robbins and his wife Katie, Jane Crutchfield, Brent Crutchfield, Alex Crutchfield and Carolyn Wasdell and her husband Eddie. Also surviving are his step great grandchildren, Shep and Hayes Wasdell.
A service to celebrate James’ life will be held Sunday afternoon at 3 o’clock at Holly Hill Memorial Park Mausoleum with Reverend Melvin Anderson officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in James’ memory may be sent to the Humane Society of Davidson County, PO Box 1791, Lexington, N.C. 27293.
Online condolences may be made at www.cumbyfuneral.com. Cumby Family Funeral Service of Archdale is in charge of arrangements.
BLACKSBURG, Va. — Ellen Hartman, age 71, of Blacksburg, died Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at her home. She was born in Charlotte, N.C., on July 1, 1943, to the late Gordon and Ruth Stroupe Eaves. She was also preceded by her daughter, Melinda Ann Teague.
She enjoyed hobbies such as cross stitching and needle point. She was an avid golfer having been active with the Women’s Golf Association at Blacksburg Country Club. She was an avid baseball fan alongside her husband was the winningest Virginia Tech baseball coach.
She is survived by her husband, Chuck Hartman, brother and sister-in-law, Ronald and Cynthia Estridge, of Richmond, Va., sisters and brother-in-law, Suzanne and Bob Rhodes, of Greensboro, N.C., Nancy Moss, of Greensboro, N.C., sister-in-law, Barbara Hartman, of Rock Hill, S.C., and multiple nieces, nephews and friends.
A celebration will be held Sunday, July 6, 2014, from 4 to 6 p.m., at the Blacksburg Country Club. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday evening at the McCoy Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Blacksburg Battles Cancer, c/o Tom Duetsch, 1064 Clubhouse Road, Blacksburg, Va. 24060. Arrangements by McCoy Funeral Home, Blacksburg.
Charles ‘Chuck’ Hills
HIGH POINT — Mr. Charles ‘Chuck’ Hills, 73, passed away on Wednesday, July 2, at High Point Regional Hospital.
Arrangements are incomplete at Davis Funerals and Cremations.
Darrell Floyd Johnson
HIGH POINT — Darrell Floyd Johnson (husband of Elaine Rouse-Johnson) died Monday, June 20, 2014, at Hospice Home at High Point, NC.
Funeral Services will be 2 p.m. Monday July 7, 2014, at Redemption Tabernacle Church 801 W 5th St, Washington, N.C. Burial will follow Oakdale Cemetery. Visitation will be 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday July 6, 2014, at L.R.
Randolph Memorial Chapel. Other times the family will receive friends at the home of his sister-n-law & brother-in-law Mr. & Mrs. Joe Richards of 301 W.16th Street, Washington NC.
Arrangement by Leon Randolph Funeral Home, 208 West Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. Washington, NC.
ASHEBORO — Terry Wayne Millikan, 50, passed away on Monday, June 30, 2014, at Randolph Hospital. Cremation services entrusted to Triad Cremation Society & Chapel, Inc.
WINSTON SALEM — Jill Powell, 69, passed away on Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home. Cremation services entrusted to Triad Cremation Society & Chapel, Inc.
BROWNS SUMMIT — Barbara Moses Turner, 64, passed away on Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at her home. Cremation services entrusted to Triad Cremation Society & Chapel, Inc.