Betty Houston Smith
Betty Lou Houston Smith, 65, of Conover died March 28, 2013.
A memorial service will be March 30, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Burke Mortuary Chapel, Newton. The family will receive friends March 30, 2013 from 1 p.m. until 1:45 p.m. at Burke Mortuary, Newton.
Burke Mortuary in Newton is serving the Smith/Bailey family.
Rev. Billy Cook
Rev. Billy Ray Cook, 76, of Claremont died March 28, 2013 at Abernethy Laurels in Newton.
The funeral service will be held March 30, 2013 at 3 p.m. at Catawba Valley Baptist Church, Maiden. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends, prior to the service, from 2 p.m. until 2:45 p.m. at the church.
Burke Mortuary in Maiden is serving the Cook Family.
Vangie Chapman Parker
Vangie Chapman Parker, 96, of Maiden died March 27, 2013.
Graveside services will be held March 30, 2013 at 4 p.m. at Mays Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 3 p.m. until 3:45 p.m. at Goodin-Drum Funeral Home.
Goodin-Drum Funeral Home is serving the Parker family.
Shakia Shalaan ‘Ki Ki’ Newman
Shakia Shalaan “Ki Ki” Newman, 21, of Lincolnton died March 25, 2013.
Funeral services will be March 30, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Hull’s Grove-North, Lincolnton, with burial to follow in Indian Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.
Ebony & White’s Funeral Service, Lincolnton is serving the family.