Nora (Cricket) Isaac Sigmon

Nora (Cricket) Isaac Sigmon, 83, of Claremont passed away September 8, 2019.

A graveside service will be held September 14, 2019 at 3 p.m. at Bethel Lutheran Church in Claremont. The family will receive friends September 14, 2019 from 1:30 to 2:45 p.m. at Bethel Lutheran Church.

Bennett Funeral Service of Conover is serving the Sigmon family.

 Dorothy Rhyne Adams

Dorothy Rhyne Adams, 89, of Hickory passed away September 6, 2019.

 A homegoing service to celebrate Dorothy’s life will be held today at 2 p.m. at St. Paul AME Zion Church in Hickory. The family will receive friends today from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at St. Paul AME Zion Church.

Bennett Funeral Service of Conover, is serving the Adams family.

Janice Williams Cook

Janice Williams Cook, 79 of Lawndale passed away, September 9, 2019.

Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. today at Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home.

A funeral service will be 2 p.m. today at Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Norris Willis officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Vernon Baptist Church Cemetery.

Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Fallston is serving the Cook family.

 Billie Mae Stroupe Lovelace

Billie Mae Stroupe Lovelace, 83, of Lincolnton, passed away September 02, 2019.

 A private family service will be held at a later date.

E. F. Drum Funeral Home is serving the Lovelace family.

 Joseph Padgett

Joseph Padgett, 69 Iron Station passed away September 6, 2019.

 Funeral Service is September 15, 2019 at 3 p.m. at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church of Vale with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

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

Lorine Estelle Harris Lynch

Lorine Estelle Harris Lynch, 88 of Durham passed away September 6, 2019.

Funeral service is September 14, 2019 at 12 p.m. Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church

2020 West Sugar Creek Road, Charlotte, North Carolina. The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon at the church.

Ebony & White’s Funeral Service is serving the Lynch Family.

Mary Hazel Carpenter Wood

Mary Hazel Carpenter Wood, 90 of Vale, passed away September 10, 2019. 

Arrangements are incomplete at Warlick Funeral Home.

Warlick Funeral Home is serving the Wood family.

 Eunice Mae Blanchard Morrow

Eunice Mae Blanchard Morrow, age 81 of Lincolnton, passed away peacefully at home on Monday, September 9, 2019.

Her funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 11, 2019, in the Warlick Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ken Jones officiating.  Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery.  The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 10:00 until 10:45 a.m. at the funeral home.

Mrs. Morrow was born June 5, 1938, in Currituck County, to the late Andrew and Lena Smith Blanchard.  In addition to her parents, she is also preceded in death by her husband, William C. Morrow; two sons, Rodney Curles and Archie A. Curles; and two brothers, Richard A. Blanchard, and Bill Blanchard.   She worked in childcare.

She is survived by a son, Terry Curles, and wife Kim, of Lincolnton; two daughters, Wanda Coffelt of Missouri, and Dawn Harden of Portsmouth, VA; one step-daughter, Lisa M. Arriaga of San Antonio, TX; fifteen grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. 

Memorials may be made to Macedonia Baptist Church, 5286 Highway 150, East, Lincolnton, NC  28092.

Warlick Funeral Home is serving the Morrow family.

Marthann Reid Nichols (Ann)

Marthann Reid Nichols (Ann), 64, of Iron Station went into the arms of Jesus on Wednesday, September 5, 2019.
Ann was born on October 20, 1954 on Guam to James F. Reid and Sylvia C. Reid. She worked in customer service for the food industry for most of her life. She enjoyed spending time with family and the one thing that she loved the most was being called Granny by her great grandchildren.


Surviving is. daughter Tricia Bundy; sons William E. Nichols and James T. Nichols ; brother James T. Reid ; sister Sarah F. Driscoll and many other loving family and friends who loved her.


Preceded in death by her Husband Billy R. Nichols ; father James F. Reid ; mother Sylvia C. Reid ; brothers Franklin D. Reid and Vincente A. Reid.

A Memorial Service will be held at 3 p.m., Saturday, September 21, 2019 at Hunter Acres Baptist Church with Pastor Don Newell officiating.
Memorials may be made to Hunter Acres Baptist Church 4520 Heman Drive Charlotte , N.C. 28269

 Pauline Hildred Setzer Cloninger Goins

Pauline Hildred Setzer Cloninger Goins, age 91, of Alexandria Place in Gastonia, and formerly of High Shoals, who died on Friday, September 6, 2019.

A graveside service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 15, 2019, at High Shoals Memorial Gardens with Rev. Wesley Ingle officiating.  The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 14, 2019, at Warlick Funeral Home. 

Mrs. Goins was born December 8, 1927, in Gaston County, to the late Boyce and Bryte Mincey Setzer.  In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her first husband, Vernon Cloninger; her second husband, Robert Goins; stepson, Robbie Goins; brother, Franklin Setzer; and sisters, Bernice Cloninger and Maxine Rhyne.   

She is survived by a daughter, Jill Culberson of Bessemer City; stepchildren, Linda Jones, Tim Goins, Randy Ingle, and Charles Ingle; two grandsons, Jon Culberson (Brandy), and Wesley Culberson (Susanna); and eight great-grandchildren, Brooke Culberson, Carrigan Culberson, Addison Culberson, Cannan Culberson, Bonnie Culberson, Jackson Payne, Blair Culberson, and Zoe Culberson.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Gaston County, 258 E. Franklin Blvd., Gastonia, NC  28054.

Warlick Funeral Home is serving the Goins family.

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