Obituaries, November 9, 2013

Nov. 08, 2013 @ 04:33 PM

Hobert Floyd Sr. 
HIGH POINT — Hobert William Floyd Sr., 89, of High Point, died Friday, Nov. 8, 2013.
Arrangements are pending at  Cumby Family Funeral Service of High Point.


Rosa M. Gallimore
WINSTON SALEM — Rosa M. Gallimore, 89, died Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, at her residence.
Arrangements are incomplete at Prominence Funeral Home, Thomasville.

Gloria A. Harris
THOMASVILLE -— Gloria A. Harris, 54, died Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, at her residence.
Arrangements are incomplete at Prominence Funeral Home.


Myrthene Duncan Koontz
ARCHDALE — Myrthene Duncan Koontz, 96, of Archdale, died Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, at Westwood Health and Rehabilitation Center.
Myrthene was born Jan. 30, 1917, in Stokes County to the late Landon and Cora Duncan. She worked for many years at Burlington Mills and after retirement, worked for K & W Cafeteria in High Point. She was a member of Fairview United Methodist Church. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Mack Vestal Koontz, brothers, Paul, Aubrey, Alan and Francis Duncan, and sisters, Louise Harrison and Margaret Mabe.
Myrthene is survived by brother, Thurman Duncan of Sophia, and several nieces and nephews, as well as three special nieces, Cora Dorsett, Patsy Smith and Jane Cook.
A celebration of Myrthene’s life will be held Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Cumby Family Funeral Service, Archdale, with the Rev. Nancy Krall officiating. The family will receive friends following the service. A private interment will take place at Fairview United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA  23058-5216 or to Fairview United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 289, Trinity, NC  27370.
Online condolences may be made to Myrthene’s memorial page at www.cumbyfuneral.com. Arrangements are by Cumby Family Funeral Service, Archdale.


Elizabeth B. Thacker
HIGH POINT — Elizabeth B. Thacker, who died Nov. 1, 2013, will be interred at Floral Garden Cemetery at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13. The family will receive friends at the cemetery before and after the service.