Obituaries Sept. 8, 2013

Sep. 07, 2013 @ 04:55 PM

Laurrissa Armstrong
HIGH POINT — Laurrissa Jones Armstrong, 62, died Sept. 7, 2013, at Moses Cone Hospital.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time at Phillips Funeral Service Inc.

Amy Jo Hobbs
LEXINGTON — Amy Jo Hobbs, 46, of Becky Hill Road, Lexington, died Sept. 6, 2013, in Genesis Salisbury Center after an extended illness.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Reeds Baptist Church with Rev. Henry Watterson officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Harold Leach
HIGH POINT — Harold Carson Leach, 93, died Sept. 5, 2013, at his home. 
Funeral services will be announced by Sechrest Funeral Service in High Point.

James McArthur
HIGH POINT — James McArthur, 59, died Sept. 7, 2013, at Heritage Healthcare Center High Point.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time at Phillips Funeral Service Inc.

Charles “Mac” McLendon
HIGH POINT — Charles “Mac” McLendon, 52, died Sept. 7, 2013, at his residence.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time at Phillips Funeral Service Inc.

Linda Murphy
TRINITY — Linda Diane Dillon Murphy, 59, of Trinity passed away peacefully on Thursday Sept. 5th, 2013, at High Point Regional Hospital.
She leaves behind a wonderful, loving family who loved her very much, and her beloved dog, Kansas. A service to celebrate her beautiful life will be held on Monday Sept. 9th at Pilot Veiw Baptist Church in Thomasville N.C. at 11 am. We, the family, want to thank the caring staff at High Point Regional Hospital ICU unit staff for all your wonderful, loving care that you showed my mom over the past weeks. Much love to you all
Lord, you said that once I decided to follow you, we would walk side by side through life. But when I needed you most, I saw only one set of footprints in the sand. The Lord replied, I love you and I would never leave you. During your times of trial and suffering ,when you see only one set of footprints, it was then that I carried you... Footprints In The Sand

Wayne Setliff
WALLBURG — Wayne Myron Setliff, 82, of Reid Road, died Sept. 6, 2013, at his home.
Funeral services will be on Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Vernon Forest Baptist Church. Graveside committal services with full military honors will be at 3 p.m. at Schoolfield Cemetery in Danville, Va.

Richard Stafford
HIGH POINT — Mr. Richard Lee Stafford, 86, passed away September 6, 2013 at High Point Regional. “Dick” was born November 19, 1926 to the late Effie Smith Stafford and F.C. “Ham” Stafford. Mr. Stafford was an avid sports fan and vegetable gardener, and a  longtime member of Kernersville Moravian Church.
Surviving are: his wife Molly; a daughter, Jeannine Buffey and husband Don; two sisters: Grace Tilley and Maxine Crutchfield; a special niece, Syretta Simmons; and three special nephews: Greg Tucker, Ryan Simmons, and Joe Tucker.
A service will be conducted 1:00 PM Monday, September 9, 2013 at Kernersville Moravian Church in the Historic Chapel with Rev. Ray Mims and Pastor Lisa Mullen officiating. The family will receive friends following the service in the fellowship hall. In lieu of flowers the family request memorials be directed to the Kernersville Moravian Church Band at 504 South Main Street Kernersville, NC 27284. Online condolences may be made to