Yesenia Jimenez Linares
Yesenia Jimenez Linares, age 21, of Moss Trail in Lincolnton passed away Thursday, April 6, 2017. She was born December 9, 1995 in Morelia, Mexico to Faviola Linares and the late Artemio Jimenez. Yesenia attended St. Dorothy’s Catholic Church in Lincolnton where she served as a catechist assistant with the Pre-K children. She graduated from Lincolnton High School in 2014 and attended CPCC where she planned to study early childhood education. Yesenia was currently employed at YMCA. She enjoyed crafting, spicy foods, and exploring in the woods barefoot being out in nature. She also enjoyed shopping, fixing her hair and was into fashion.
In addition to her mother and stepfather, Faviola Linares and Jose Martinez, she is survived by her grandparents, Jose Mario Jimenez and Yolanda Paramo of Mexico and Octavio Linares and Floriana Hernandez of Lincolnton; a brother on the way; uncle, Carlos Linares of Lincolnton; aunts, Liliana Linares of Crouse and Jacqueline Linares of Lincolnton; and a number of cousins.
Funeral Mass will be said today, April 10, 2017 at 10 a.m. at St. Dorothy’s Catholic Church in Lincolnton with Father David Miller presiding. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Cemetery. The family received friends on Sunday from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Carpenter-Porter Funeral & Cremation Services.
Memorials may be made to St. Dorothy’s Catholic Church Faith Formation Program, 148 St. Dorothy Lane, Lincolnton NC 28092 or Spanish Youth Ministries, St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 704 St Michaels Ln, Gastonia, NC 28052,
Condolences may be made to www.carpentersfuneralhome.net
Carpenter-Porter Funeral & Cremation Services in Cherryville is serving the Linares family.
Ricky Lewis Brown
Mr. Ricky Lewis Brown, age 53, of South Government St. in Lincolnton, died on Saturday, April 8, 2017.
His funeral service will be held at noon on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, in the Warlick Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Roy Lanier and Rev. Terrell Robinson officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. this evening, April 10, 2017 at Warlick Funeral Home.
Mr. Brown was born February 22, 1964, in Lincoln County, to the late Clyde “Nookie” Brown and Ruby Bennett Brown. Mr. Brown work in textiles as a finishing and dye supervisor.
He is survived by his wife, Treasa Lynn Hill Brown of the home; one son, Chris Brown and wife Brittany Brown of Maiden; three grandchildren, Tyler “T-bo” Brown, Jasmine Cloninger and Mason Brown all of Maiden.
Memorials may be made to The American Cancer Society, 1901 Brunswick Ave., Suite 100, Charlotte, NC 28207, Hospice of Lincoln County, 900 Dontia Drive, Lincolnton, NC 28092 or to Buffalo Shoals Baptist Church, 1744 Buffalo Shoals Road, Lincolnton, NC 28092.
Warlick Funeral Home in Lincolnton is serving the Brown family.
Dale Benfield Bruner
Dale Benfield Bruner, 66, of Newton died April 2, 2017.
A private graveside service will be held at a later date at the VA National Cemetery in Salisbury.
Bennett Funeral Service of Conover is serving the Bruner family.
Hazel Bloomer Davis
Hazel Bloomer Davis, 79, of Conover died April 5, 2017.
A Celebration of Life Service was held April 9, 2017 at 2:30 p.m. at Oxford Baptist Church in Conover. Burial followed at Catawba Memorial Park in Hickory. The family received friends April 9, 2017 from 1 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. at Oxford Baptist Church.
Bennett Funeral Service of Conover is serving the Davis family.
Larry Dwayne Green
Larry Dwayne Green, 65, of Hickory died April 6, 2017.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11 a.m., April 15, 2017 at Jenkins Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Salisbury National Cemetery with military honors. The family will receive friends immediately following the ceremony.
Jenkins Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Newton is serving the Green family.
Luther Thompson “Tom” Houser, of West Columbia and Cherryville died April 3, 2017.
A visitation will be held at St. John’s Lutheran Church on Thursday, April 13, 2017 from 12:30 p.m. until 1:45 p.m. A memorial service will follow at 2 p.m. Burial will be private at St. John’s at a later date.
Carpenter-Porter Funeral & Cremation Services in Cherryville is serving the Houser family.
Jennie Irene Edwards Wilson
Jennie Irene Edwards Wilson, 98, of Catawba died April 7, 2017.
The family will receive friends April 11, 2007 from 1:30 p.m. until 3 p.m. at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church in Sherrills Ford. A funeral service will follow at 3 p.m. in the sanctuary of Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church. Interment will follow the service at Smyrna United Church of Christ Cemetery.
Goodin-Drum Funeral Home of Maiden is serving the Wilson family.