Obituaries April 3
THOMASVILLE — James “Bud” Edward Carlton, Jr. 50, died Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at his residence.
The funeral service will be conducted 3 p.m. Friday, April 5, in J. C. Green & Sons Chapel. The family will greet friends from 2 to 3 p.m., prior to the service at the funeral home. Interment will be in Holly Hill Memorial Park Cemetery.
Jewell Colleen Myers
THOMASVILLE — Mrs. Jewell Colleen Whitlock Myers, 84, a resident of Pine Ridge Health & Rehabilitation Center and formerly of E. Holly Grove Road, died Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at Pine Ridge.
She was born on September 19, 1928 in Davidson County, NC to John Daniel Whitlock and Nettie Leonard Whitlock. She worked in the print shop at the Baptist Children’s Home in Thomasville and was a member of Liberty Baptist Church, where she taught Sunday School and was a member of the WMU.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Willard Myers on September 11, 2010.
Surviving are her three sons, Rick Myers and wife Lynn of Lexington, Lynn Myers, and Kenneth Myers and wife Diane, all of Thomasville; sister, Carol Shaw of Yaupon Beach, NC; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Liberty Baptist Church with the Rev. David Bowman officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Mrs. Myers will remain at the J.C. Green & Sons Funeral Home in Thomasville until taken to the church 30 minutes prior to the service. The family will be at the funeral home on Friday from 6-8 pm.
Memorials may be directed to Liberty Baptist Church, 225 Liberty Ave. Thomasville, NC 27360.
Online condolences may be sent to www.jcgreenandsons.com.
Elisha Renee Skeen
LEXINGTON — Mrs. Elisha Renee Skeen, 31, resident of Denton, died April 2nd, 2013 at Hinkle Hospice House in Lexington.
Mrs. Skeen was born March 5th, 1982 in Guilford County and had been a resident of this area all her life. She was a registered nurse with Thomasville Medical Center and a member of The Mission Church. On October 24th, 2009 she married Steven Skeen who survives of the residence.
Also surviving are her parents, Ted and Cindy Hill of Thomasville; a son, Sawyer Skeen of the home; three sisters, Karen Younger, Holly Fausnett and Amanda Hill all of Thomasville; a brother, Kevin Ashton of Orlando, FL; and paternal grandmother, Joan Hill of Thomasville.
She was a loving mother, wife and daughter and will be missed dearly by her family.
The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Mt. Zion Wesleyan Church in Thomasville with the Rev. John Langdon officiating. Interment will follow at Holly Hill Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Cumby Family Funeral Service in Archdale.
Memorials may be directed to Hospice of Davidson County, 200 Hospice Way Lexington, NC 27292.
Online condolences may be made through www.cumbyfuneral.com.
THOMASVILLE — Paul Anthony Taylor, 18, died Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at Thomasville Medical Center.
A service will be held 2 p.m. at Mills Home Baptist Church, Thursday, April 4. A visitation will be half an hour prior. A viewing will be held from 1 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 3, at the funeral home. Burial will take place at Thomasville City Cemetery.
Prominence Funeral Home assisted the family.