Obituaries March 1, 2014

Here is a listing of obituaries
Mar. 04, 2014 @ 11:07 AM

Gregory Craddock

THOMASVILLE —  Gregory Devinci Craddock, 56, died Sunday, February 23, 2014, in O’Berry Center in Goldsboro.

A memorial service will be held at noon Saturday, March 1, in S.E. Thomas Funeral Service. The family will receive friends at the funeral home 30 minutes before the service and other times at the home of his brother, Albert (Van) and Inell Craddock, 2500 Bellemeade Street, Apt 1D, High Point.

 

Jimmy Leonard          

LEXINGTON — James “Jimmy” E. Leonard, 74, died Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, at the home of his son in Salisbury.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, March 2, at Davidson Funeral Home. A graveside service at Psalm 91 Church Cemetery service will follow the visitation.

 

'Jimmy' Leonard          

LEXNGTON — James “Jimmy” E. Leonard, 74, died Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, at the home of his son in Salisbury.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, March 2, at Davidson Funeral Home and other times at their respective homes. A graveside service will follow the visitation  at Psalm 91 Church Cemetery.

 

Leigh Leonard

LEXINGTON — Norma Leigh Leonard, 56,  died Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, at her home.

The funeral was held Thursday, Feb. 27,  at Davidson Funeral Home. Burial followed in Forest Hill Memorial Park.

 

Irene Mabry

LEXINGTON — Irene Elizabeth Swaringen Mabry, 88, died Thursday, Feb. 27,  at Alston Brook Nursing Center.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Sunday, March 2,  at Center Hill Baptist Church. Burial will follow at 4:30 p.m. in Porter Baptist Church Cemetery in Norwood. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today  (March 1) at Davidson Funeral Home.

 

'Jackie' Nutter

THOMASVILLE — John ‘Jackie’ Lemeul Nutter, 57, died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at his home.

The service will be held 1 p.m. today (March 1) at Smathers Funeral Chapel in Rainelle, W. Va.  Burial will follow in the Wallace Memorial Cemetery at Clintonville.

 

Brandon Owens

DENTON — Brandon Scott Owens, 24, died Monday, Feb. 24, 2014 at Novant Health Thomasville Medical Center.

The funeral service was held Friday, Feb. 28, at Briggs Funeral Home Memorial Chapel.

 

Craig Varner

LEXINGTON — Lowell Craig Varner, 54, died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at Hinkle Hospice House.

A celebration of life service will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, March 2, at Meadowview Reformed Presbyterian Church. The family will receive friends at the church from 2:30 until 4 p.m. prior to the service. Davidson Funeral Home, Lexington is assisting the family.

 

Mary Smith

LEXINGTON — Mary Lou Wafford Smith died Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, at Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. today (March 1)  at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church. Burial will follow in Sandy Creek Cemetery. Davidson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Russell Thompson

DENTON — Russell Leon Thompson, 80, died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014 at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center.Briggs Funeral Home in Denton is serving the family.

 

Margaret Walker

THOMASVILLE - Margaret E. Walker, 72, died on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, at Hinkle Hospice House.

Prominence Funeral Home is serving the family.

 

'Buddy' Watkins

LEXINGTON — John Wade “Buddy” Watkins, 66, died Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014.

A celebration of his life will be 11 a.m. today (March 1) at Davidson Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Forest Hill Memorial Park in the Garden of Faith. A gathering of family and friends at Christian Baptist Church Fellowship Hall will follow the service.

 

Dianne Yates

DENTON — Dianne Marie Grubb Yates, 67,  died Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, at High Point Regional Hospital.

A memorial service will be held 3 p.m. today (March 1)  at Briggs Funeral Home Memorial Chapel. The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. prior to the service at Briggs Funeral Home in Denton.