Carroll Samuel Spencer
Mr. Carroll Samuel Spencer, age 75, of 2799 Coral Drive in Lincolnton, died on Sunday, January 19, 2014.
His funeral service will be 2 p.m. today at the Lincolnton Church of God with the body to lie in state for 30 minutes prior to the service. Rev. Dr. Richard King will officiate. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery. The family received friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Tuesday, January 21, 2014, at Warlick Funeral Home.
Mr. Spencer was born July 31, 1938, in Lincoln County to the late Ethan Hamrick and Viola Brittain Spencer. He worked as a card room supervisor.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Edna Shultz Spencer of the home; one son, Jimmy Spencer and wife Ann of Lincolnton; two daughters, Wanda Locklair and husband Jeff, and Annette Wray and husband Bruce, all of Lincolnton; two brothers, L.J. Spencer and wife Rosie, and Chuck Spencer, all of Lincolnton; two sisters, Dorothy Payseur and husband James, and Muriel Payseur and husband Clyde, all of Gastonia; ten grandchildren, Donald Schism, Dustin Schism, Ashley Spencer, Tyler Spencer, Ethan Spencer, Katie Wray, Matthew Wray, Jennifer Fox, Mitchell Locklair, and Baron Locklair; and twelve great-grandchildren.
Warlick Funeral Home is serving the Spencer family.
Barry Gray Brotherton
Barry Gray Brotherton, 51, of Stem, N.C. died January 8, 2014.
Funeral was at Tally Ho First Baptist Church in Stem, N.C. on January 11, 2014.
Eakes Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
James Edward Gore
James Edward Gore, 81, of Conover died January 16, 2014.
A home going service will be held January 25, 2014 at 12 noon at Morning Star First Baptist Church, Hickory. Burial will follow at South Side Cemetery, Hickory. The family will receive friends January 25, 2014 from 11:30 a.m. until 12 noon at Morning Star First Baptist Church.
The Gore family is in the care of Robert F. Bennett, Funeral Service Licensee, 828-465-2111.
Walter ‘Bud’ Hilderbran
Walter Carl “Bud” Hilderbran, 81, of Newton died January 20, 2014.
A Graveside service will be held on January 23, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Shiloh United Methodist Church, Claremont. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 1 p.m. until 1:30 p.m. at Burke Mortuary, Newton.
Burke Mortuary in Newton is serving the Hilderbran family.
Roscoe Harvey Murray Jr
Roscoe Harvey Murray Jr, 89, of Lincolnton died January 19, 2014.
Services will be held today at 1 p.m. at Pisgah United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends from 12 noon until 12:45 p.m. at the church. The interment will be in the church cemetery.
E. F. Drum Funeral Home is serving the Murray family.
Clarence Ezell Scronce, 72, of Conover died January 14, 2014.
The funeral service will be held today at 2 p.m. at Burke Mortuary Chapel, Newton. Burial will follow at Catawba Memorial Park in Hickory. The family will receive friends today from 1 p.m. until 1:45 p.m. at Burke Mortuary, Newton prior to the service.
Burke Mortuary in Newton is serving the Scronce family.
Bobbie Jean Patterson Surratt
Bobbie Jean Patterson Surratt, 74, of Gastonia died January 15, 2014.
Funeral service is January 25, 2014 at 1 p.m. at Fancy Hill Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.
Ebony & White’s Funeral Service is serving the Surratt family
Donnie Ray Harris
Donnie Ray Harris, 72, of Maiden died January 19, 2014.
The funeral service was held January 21, 2014 at 3:30 p.m. at Mountain View Baptist Church, Maiden. Burial followed in the church cemetery. The family received friends at the church, prior to the service, from 1:30 p.m. until 3:15 p.m.
Burke Mortuary in Maiden is serving the Harris Family.
Candelria Serafin Cabrera
Candelria Serafin Cabrera age 44 of Lincolnton died on January 16, 2014.
Funeral service will be held on January 23, 2014 at 6 p.m. at Ebony & White’s Chapel. Burial will be at Hollybrook cemetery on January 24, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Ebony & White’s Funeral Service is serving the Cabrera family