Deborah Kuster Kennedy

Deborah Kuster Kennedy, age 58, of 3153 Loop Road in Lincolnton, died on Tuesday, October 1, 2019.

 A memorial service will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 5, 2019, at Boger City United Methodist Church with Rev. Ron Perry officiating.  The family will receive friends on Saturday from 2:00 until 3:45 p.m. at the church.

 Debbie was born March 27, 1961, in Buffalo, New York, to the late Jack and Barbara Klas Kuster.  She was a caregiver and a nurse at Lincoln County Hospital for 38 years. 

 She is survived by her husband, Ronald Kennedy of the home; two daughters, Jessica Kennedy and Summer Kennedy, both of Lincolnton; two brothers, Bruce Kuster, and wife Brenda, and Jay Kuster, and wife Jessica, all of Lincolnton.

 Memorials may be made to Boger City United Methodist Church, 2320 E. Main Street, Lincolnton, NC  28092.

 Warlick Funeral Home is serving the Kennedy family.

 Clarence C. Richard

Clarence C. Richard, 85, of Lincolnton, North Carolina, was called home on September 30, 2019. He was born July 3, 1934 to the late John and Hattie Richard. Clarence was an Army veteran and made a career out of carpentry.  He was preceded in death by a daughter, Betty Sue Richard, and brothers, Garland and Floyd Richard.  He is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Marie Lowe Richard; daughter, Rita Richard Raby of Lincolnton; son, Ronald Richard and wife Beth Richard of Lincolnton; brother, Dr. Ernest Richards and wife Geneva; three grandchildren, Johnathon Richard, Megan Richard, and Clay Raby, all of Lincolnton.  He loved woodworking, being outside, and reminiscing about his youth. The family would like to give a special thank you to Mike and Sheila Richard for always being there to lend a hand. 

Visiting will take place on Saturday, October 5, 2019 from 11:00-12:00pm at Victory Grove Baptist Church, 457 Victory Grove Church Rd., Lincolnton, NC  28092.   Service will follow at 12:00pm at the church.  Burial will be held at 1:30pm at Forest Lawn Cemetery following the service. 

In lieu of flowers, the family would like for you to donate to Gaston Hospice/Robin Johnson House, PO Box 3984, Gastonia, NC  28054, in memory of Clarence.

The Good Samaritan Funeral Home in Denver is serving the Richard Family.

Roy Darrel Williams

Roy Darrel Williams, 85, of Hickory passed away on Sunday, September 29, 2019.

A memorial service to celebrate Roy’s life will be held in Florida at a later date.

 Bennett Funeral Service of Conover is serving the Williams family.

 Larry Wayne Aiken

Larry Wayne Aiken, 69, of Newton passed away October 2, 2019.

The funeral service will be held October 5, 2019 at 2:30 Burke Mortuary Chapel in Newton. Burial will follow at Catawba Memorial Park in Hickory. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1 - 2:15 p.m. at the funeral home.

Burke Mortuary and Crematory in Newton is serving the Aiken family.

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