Obituaries January 26, 2013
DENTON — Mr. Howard Carrick, 76, of Roehm Landing, died Jan. 24, 2013. Funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Jersey Baptist Church. Interment will be at Mountain View Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday at Briggs Funeral Home in Denton and other times at the residence.
THOMASVILLE — Mr. Bobby Huffman, 63, a resident of Thomasville passed away on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013.
Bobby was born October 30, 1949 in Hayesville, NC a son of the late Paul Huffman and Ruby Ledford Huffman. He made this area his home most of his life. He was a former employee of Yates Construction having retired for health reasons. Bobby liked to deer hunt but his greatest love was spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
Surviving is his lifelong companion Connie Pearson Huffman of the home; a daughter, Julie Denise Huffman of Thomasville, a son, Michael Dean Huffman and his wife Crystal of Thomasville; sisters, Frankie Walker of High Point, Judy Suttles and husband Michael of Asheboro, Pauline Hall of Thomasville; a brother, Clarence Huffman and wife Belvia of Thomasville. Also surviving are his grandchildren, Patrick Huffman, Lee Lee Huffman, Ethan Klass, and Alyssa Stafford; step-grandchildren Tyler Vance and Jazmine Vance.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 28, 2013 in the J.C. Green and Sons Funeral Home Chapel in Thomasville with Rev. Thomas Fields officiating. Interment will follow at Holly Hill Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent to the Huffman family at www.jcgreenandsons.com.
George Law Jr.
LIBERTY- George Edward Law Jr., 47, died Jan. 24, 2013. Cremation Services entrusted to Triad Cremation Society and Chapel.
Esta H. Maness
ASHEBORO — Mrs. Esta Jane Harvell Maness, 97, died Jan. 24, 2013. Funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Monday in the Ridge Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Arrangements by Ridge Funeral Home & Cremation Service.
Millie E. Musgrave
LEXINGTON — Millie Everhart Musgrave, 82, of Greensboro Street Extension, died Friday, Jan. 25, 2013. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday in Davidson Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Iris G. Parnell
RAMSEUR — Mrs. Iris Graves Parnell, 80, died Jan. 24, 2013. Funeral will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Ramseur Wesleyan Church. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Ridge Funeral Home and other times at the home. Arrangements by Ridge Funeral Home & Cremation Service.
Margaret K. Taylor
BURLINGTON — Mrs. Margaret K. Taylor, 82, of 103 Taylor Street, Burlington went to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013 at 8:15 p.m.
A native of Green Cove Springs, FL, she was the wife of the late Ralph L. Taylor, Sr. and the daughter of Julius E. Knowles and Lorene Austin Knowles, both deceased. She retired from Burlington Industries after 55 years of service and was a volunteer with the Hospice League of Alamance-Caswell. Margaret was a member of Glen Hope Baptist Church where she looked after the nursery and children’s department and was a member of the Mildred Overman Sunday School Class.
A loving mother and grandmother, she was survived by three daughters, Martha Whitaker and husband, “Hoppy” of Tupelo, Miss., Gail T. Proctor and her late husband, Roger of High Point and Penny D. Taylor with whom she made her home; a son, Ralph Leon “Lee” Taylor, Jr. of Burlington; two sisters, Helen Rankin of Texas and Betty Marie Murrhee of Penney’s Farm, FL; a brother, Eddie Knowles of Green Cove Springs, FL; her loving grandchildren, Dale Proctor, Stephenie Whitaker and Tripp Taylor; and her loving great-grandchildren, Koty Proctor, Kory Proctor and Ty Taylor; and numerous nieces and nephews.
The funeral service will be conducted at Glen Hope Baptist Church on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013 at 2 p.m. by Rev. Larry Redding. Burial will follow at Alamance Memorial Park. The body will be taken to the church 30 minutes prior to the service to lie in state.
The family will receive friends at the Rich & Thompson Funeral and Cremation Service in Burlington on Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. Other times they will be at the residence.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Hospice League of Alamance-Caswell, 918 Chapel Hill Road, Burlington, NC 27215.
Condolences may be offered at www.richandthompson.com.
GREENSBORO- Jane Young, 95, died Jan. 25, 2013 at her residence. Cremation Services entrusted to Triad Cremation Society and Chapel.