• Rudolph Perdue

      Rudolph Brown Perdue, 87, of First Rainbow Street, passed away Monday morning, July 28, 2014, at

    • Betty L. Lanning

      MCLEANSVILLE | Betty L. Lanning, 84, of McLeansville, died Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Durham.

    • Graham Hall

      Graham Dwight Hall, 83, of South State Street, died Friday, July 18, 2014, at Hinkle Hospice House.

    • Kenneth Fritts

      Kenneth Reuben Fritts, 73, of Mount Gilead, died Monday, July 28, 2014, at Carolinas Medical Center 

    • Rita Gail Newberry Pruitt

      THOMASVILLE | Rita Gail Newberry Pruitt, 54, of Thomasville, died Monday, July 28, 2014, at High

    • Robert W. Lanning

      Robert William Lanning, 62, died Sunday, July 27, 2014, at his residence after seven months of

    • Dr. Jabez Herring Williams Jr.

      THOMASVILLE | Dr. Jabez Herring Williams Jr., 83, died Saturday, July 26, 2014.

    • Willie Mae Owens

      Willie Mae Owens, 82, formerly of St. Pauls, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, July

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