Vernon Franklin (Frank) Stinson

Vernon Franklin (Frank) Stinson, Jr. passed away on April 16, 2019.

Visitation was April 23, 2019 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Funeral Service starts 4 p.m. at Coulter's Grove AME Zion in Newton, NC. 

Goodin-Drum Funeral Home is serving the Stinson family.

 Herman Clarence Frazier

Herman Clarence Frazier Jr., 75, of Denver passed away April 20, 2019.

Funeral Service is April 27, 2019 at 2 p.m. in White’s Family Chapel at Ebony & White’s Funeral Service. The family will receive friend’s 30 minutes prior to the service. Burial is to follow at Gold Hill/Rock Hill Cemetery.

Ebony & White’s Funeral Service is serving the Frazier family.

Ida Mae Mitchell

Ida Mae Mitchell, 87, of Lincolnton passed away April 18, 2019.

A memorial service will be held today at 2 p.m. in White’s Family Chapel at Ebony & White’s Funeral Service. The family will receive friends 30 minute prior to the service.

Ebony & White’s Funeral Service is serving the Mitchell family.

Denise Rachelle

Denise Rachelle, 59 of Hickory passed away April 17, 2019.

A gathering of family and friends to celebrate Denise’s life will be held April 28, 2019 at 4 p.m. at Glenn Hilton Park in Hickory.

Bennett Funeral Service of Conover is serving the Rachelle family.

 Franklin Leslie Simmons

Franklin Leslie Simmons, 94, of Maiden passed away April 21, 2019.

A gathering of family and friends to celebrate Franklin’s life will be held April 24, 2019 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Bennett Funeral Service in Conover.

Bennett Funeral Service of Conover is serving the Simmons family.

 Ben Willis Hendricks

Ben Willis Hendricks, 79 of Cherryville passed away April 16, 2019.

Private services were held.

Carpenters Funeral Home is serving the Hendricks family.

 Louis Donald Williams

Louis Donald Williams 78 of Vale passed away April 23rd, 2019.

No arrangements at this time.

Jenkins Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Newton is serving the Williams family.

 Michael Lee Lamberth

Michael Lee Lamberth, age 68 passed away Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at Novant Health in Huntersville.

Born November 27, 1950 in Iredell County, he was the son of the late Kinley Blair and Jettie Estep Lamberth. Michael was a past Master of Denver Masonic Lodge and retired from Duke Power where he worked for 42 years. In addition to his parents, son, Cable Michael Lamberth; 2 sisters, Myrtle Jean Bauer and Barbara Lee preceded him in death.

Left to cherish his memory: Wife of 49 yeras: Bobbie Lamberth of the home, 2 Grandsons: Elijah West Lamberth and Jared Travis, A number of nieces and nephews, A memorial service will be held Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 4:00 PM at Burke Mortuary Chapel in Maiden.

Visitation will be held prior to the service from 3:00 – 3:45 PM at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to: Hospice of Lincoln County; 900 Dontia Drive; Lincolnton, NC

Visit www.burkemortuary.com to register your condolences.

Burke Mortuary in Maiden is serving the Lamberth Family.

Edna Lee Neal Reynolds

Edna Lee Neal Reynolds, age 92, peacefully went home to be with the Lord on April 23, 2019. 

Her funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 25, 2019, at Webbs Chapel Baptist Church with Rev. Tim Spencer officiating.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery.  The body will lie in state for thirty minutes prior to the service.  Visitation will be from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 24, 2019, at Warlick Funeral Home. 

Her family was blessed to have such a loving and caring woman as the head of a sixth generation.  She will especially be remembered for her ability to love everyone she met.  She enjoyed gardening, crocheting, and cooking. 

She leaves behind her children; Gaither “Bill” Reynolds, Jessie Payseur, Betty Whisenant; grandchildren, Janice Rhyne and Ricky, Gary Payseur, Angela Anderson and Bryan, Teresa Carnes and Robert, DeAnna Deal, Barbara Monn and Greg, Dawn Finch and Brian; great-grandchildren, Greg Rhyne and Beverly, Melody Brooks and Dwayne; Scottie Mincey, Josh Mincey, Jessica Zavitz and Travis, Casey Smith, Brighton Deal, Daniel Payseur, Beth Beaver, Nick Anderson, Kelsey Deal, Kortney Deal, Micheal Monn, Kimberly Mode, Daniel Monn, Brittany Mellon; great-great-grandchildren, Zack Rhyne, Kimberly McSwain and Andrew, Breanna Brooks, Savanna Brooks, Kadence Monn, Bentley Monn, Jerico Farris; and great-great-great-grandchildren, Sophia McSwain and Esther McSwain.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Augustus and Etta Smith Neal; her husband, Clyde Reynolds; son-in-laws, Beauford Payseur and Richard Whisenant; daughter-in-law, Jean Reynolds; grandson, Billy Reynolds; great-grandson, Caleb Blanchfield; and many brothers and sisters.

The family would especially like to thank Gaston Hospice for their assistance.

Memorials may be made to Gaston Hospice, 258 E. Garrison Blvd., Gastonia, NC  28054, or to Webbs Chapel Baptist Church, 3051 Gaston-Webbs Chapel Road, Lincolnton, NC  28092.

Warlick Funeral Home is serving the Reynolds family.

Patsy Ann Stelzer

Denver – Patsy (Patty) Stelzer, 72, died after Kidney failure on April 21, 2019. She was born September 11, 1946 in Limestone, Tenn., to the late Cecil & Ann Chatman.

She was an Executive assistant and also worked for Eckerd. She was a talented decorative artist and loved painting.   She was preceded in death by her brother Ken, sister Peggy and her grandson Lucas Stelzer Gilbert.

Survivors include her husband Michael; daughter Jessica Stelzer Menegay and husband Paul of Iron Station NC; Grandchildren Paulie, Dylan and Cassidy Grace Menegay; her brother William Chatman and Jeanne of Port Richie Fla.

Services will be held at Denver Baptist Church on Saturday, April 27th at 2: 00 PM; Arrangements are being handled by Good Samaritan Funeral Home Denver, NC 28037. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the missions of Denver Baptist Church: PO Box 383, Denver, NC 28037.

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