OZARK, ALA. — Bobby Donald Jones, 70, died Feb. 1, 2005. Funeral services were 10 a.m. today in the Fuqua-Bankston Funeral Home. Burial will be in Woodlawn Memorial Gardens.
He was retired from the U.S. Army serving two tours in Vietnam. He was employed with Dale Medical Center, in the maintenance department.
Survivors include wife Mary Ann Jones of Ozark; one daughter, Donna Turner of Ozark; two sons, Dale Jones of Ozark and David Jones of Ozark; one sister, Shirley Connor of Conway, S.C. and four grandchildren, Josh and Zach Jones, Mason and Tristan Turner.
Flowers or memorials may be sent to Wiregrass Hsopice 1970 East Andrews Avenue, Ozark, AL 36360.
DENVER — Chad James â€œJimâ€ Summers, 83, died Jan. 30, 2005. His ashes will be spread in California. No services will be held.
A native of Lovelock., Nev., he was a retired carpenter and served in the U.S. Army during WWII, receiving a purple heart.
Survivors include wife Gloria Ann Summers; sons Clay Summers, Gary Richard Summers, daughter, Carol Denise Mears and grandchildren, Casey James Mears and Zachary Wyatt Summers.
Memorials may be made to Target House, 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN 38105. Donations may be mailed, called in at 1-800-873-6983 or emailed to www.stjude.org/tribute or Randy Dorton Memorial Fund, 4400 Papa Joe Hendrick Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28262.
Raymer Funeral Home in Huntersville is in charge of arrangements.
CHARLOTTE — Tyrisha Danielle Clinton, 28, of 2125 Bromwick Road, died Feb. 3, 2005. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Ebony & White’s Funeral Service.
WINSTON-SALEM — Linda Hoffman Evans, 63, died Feb. 3, 2005. Funeral services are 3 p.m. Sunday at Long Shoals Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Pisgah United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 3 p.m. prior to the service at Long Shoals.
Survivors include husband Franklin Evans Sr.; four children, Shasta Story-Martin of Lincolnton, Trudie Cullen of Cornelius, Teresa Green of North Port, Fla., Franklin Evans Jr. of Lincolnton; one step-daughter, Kimberly Evans of Lincolnton; three sisters, all of Lincolnton; one brother, of Macon, Ga.; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to the Leukemia Lymphoma Society of America, 5950 Fairview Road, Suite 250, Charlotte, NC 28210.
Warlick Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Nancy Smith Keever, 82, formerly of Hill Road, died Feb. 4, 2005. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Warlick Funeral Home.
Ronald Phillips, 54, of 1031 Sain Road, died Feb. 3, 2005. Funeral services are 3 p.m. Sunday at Gainsville Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Warlick Funeral Home.
A native of Mecklenburg County, he was an auto mechanic.
Survivors include wife Ronda Barnes Phillips; three daughters, Sheba Steelman of Lincolnton, Melissa Wright of Lincolnton and Tracy Phillips of Washington, D.C.; one brother, Les Phillips of Lincolnton; one sister, Karen Browne of Louisiane and one granddaughter, Shelby Steelman.
CROUSE — Vida Sue Elmore, 89, of 2654 N.C. 150 West, died Feb. 3, 2005. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Warlick Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. today at Warlick Funeral Home.
She was retired from J.P. Stephens after 40 years.
Survivors include her brother, Earl Elmore of Lincolnton.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Lincoln County, 107 N. Cedar St., Lincolnton, N.C. 28092 or to Lincoln Home Health.
STANLEY — Teresa Cafiero, 92, of 514 Old Mount Holly Road, died Feb. 2, 2005. Funeral services will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Denver where she was a member. Burial will be at St. Charles Cemetery in Farmingdale, N.Y. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:45 p.m. today with Rosary at 8:45 p.m.
Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., she was a homemaker.
Survivors include one daughter, Marie Cafiero Lisi of Stanley; one son, Salvatore Cafiero of Alamo, Calif.; six grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Carothers Funeral Home in Stanley is in charge of arrangements.
TAYLORSVILLE — Frederick William Sweet, 44, died Feb. 2, 2005. Visitation will be Saturday, 1 to 2:45 p.m. at Alexander Funeral Service. Funeral services will follow at 3 p.m. in the AFS Chapel. Burial will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Park Cemetery in Lenoir. Funeral arrangements are provided by Alexander Funeral Service.
Florine Little Wyant
Mrs. Florine Little Wyant, age 84, of 2715 Wyant Road, Vale died Tuesday, February 1, 2005 at home.
Her service was held 3:00 p.m. Thursday, February 3, 2005, at Daniels Lutheran Church in Lincolnton with Rev. Ted Bost officiating. The family received friends after the service in the Parrish House.
Mrs. Wyant was born in Lincoln County on November 2, 1920 to the late J.B. and Bertha Thompson Little Wyant She was a former employee of Carolina Glove and retired from Gibbs Industries before becoming a homemaker.
Survivors include: husband, J.T. Wyant of the home; one son, Jerry Wyant and wife, Linda, of Vale; three sisters, Merle Moore of Denver, Mary Jo McGinnis of Lincolnton, and Betty Sue Hendricks of Hickory; one brother , Johnny Little of Shelby; two grandsons, Tommy Wyant and wife Connie of Vale, David Wyant of Vale; one granddaughter, Susan Barrett and husband Tim of Greenville; three great grand children: Mattie Wyant, Charlie Wyant and Thomas Barrett.
Memorials may be made to Daniels Lutheran church, 3170 Reepsville Rd., Lincolnton, NC 28092.
Warlick Funeral Home in Lincolnton was in charge of the arrangements.