Obituaries Feb. 25

Here is a listing of obituaries for Feb. 25
Feb. 25, 2013 @ 06:51 PM

Christine Black
LEXINGTON — Christine “Teenie” Lambeth Black, 91, died Friday, Feb. 22, 2013.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, at the Davidson Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. prior to the service.

Ned Cockrane
WINSTON-SALEM- Ned Cockrane Jr., 54, died Saturday, Feb. 23,2013, at his residence. Services are pending. Professional Services are entrusted to Prominence Funeral Home in Thomasville.

Virginia Hartman
LEXINGTON —Virginia Dare Craver Hartman, 93, died Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, at the Hinkle Hospice House in Lexington.
A funeral service will be held at 2p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, at Enterprise Moravian Church. Burial will follow in the church graveyard. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, at Davidson Funeral Home.

Albert S. Morgan III
HIGH ROCK LAKE— Albert S. Morgan III (Butch Morgan) 65, passed away peacefully Feb. 21, 2013 at his High Rock Lake home with his daughter by his side.
He took his last breath overlooking the lake where he lived and loved so very much. His final day he was surrounded by family and friends that Butch had touched in some small way throughout his life.
Butch was born Feb. 22, 1947 to Albert S. Morgan Jr. and Margaret (Floyd) Morgan.
He is survived by his mother Margaret Morgan, his loving daughter Laurie (Squeak), grandson Bradley Hunt,  granddaughters, Nicole Monk, Brandi Monk, and Tiffany Monk.
He was preceded in death by his father Albert S. Morgan Jr. and brother Chuck Morgan.
At the family's request, a memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, March 2, at the family home.
In lieu of  flowers, donations would be greatly appreciated in assisting with final arrangements made to:
Laurie Morgan
192 Riverview Blvd.
Lexington, NC 27292

Mollie Overcash Embry
THOMASVILLE — Mrs. Mollie Lucille Overcash Embry, 82, a resident of the Fair Grove Forest community, died Saturday evening, February 23, 2013 at High Point Regional Hospital.
She was born on October 26, 1930, in Davidson County to Willie Lee Overcash and Kate Marie Collins Overcash.  She graduated from Fair Grove High School in 1949. She was a homemaker and a charter member of Cedar Lodge Baptist Church, where she was a member of the Senior Adult Sunday School Class and former teacher of the primary Sunday School Class.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Clifford Overcash and her sister, Frances Johnson.
On July 22, 1950, she married Buddie Ross Embry, who survives of the home. Also surviving are her son, Donald Embry and wife Martha of Thomasville; daughter, Kim Payne and husband Clifton of Denton; brother, Herman Overcash of Thomasville; two sisters, Hazel Prevo and Pete Davis, and Bill Stone and husband Jimmy, all of Thomasville; three grandchildren, Barron Embry and wife Beth, Brad Embry and wife Kim, and John Payne; two great-grandchildren, Baden and Brinlee Embry; sister-in-law, Dot Overcash of Lexington; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 3 p.m. at the J.C. Green & Sons Funeral Home Chapel in Thomasville with the Rev. Roy Cantrell and the Rev. Max Evington officiating.  Interment will follow in Holly Hill Memorial Park Cemetery.  The family will be at the funeral home on Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. and at other times at the home.
The family would like to express a sincere thank you to the ER, Cardiac Care, and ICU Staff at High Point Regional Hospital for their loving care.
Memorials may be directed to Cedar Lodge Baptist Church, 1305 Cedar Dr. Thomasville, NC 27360.  Online condolences may be sent to

Elizabeth Hay
Elizabeth Ann Collett Hay, 84, Kingsport, died at 10:30 pm on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at Asbury Place at Baysmont.
A memorial service was conducted Sunday, Feb. 24, at First Presbyterian Church in Kingsport. A graveside service will be held at noon Wednesday, Feb. 27, at Holly Hill Memorial Park in Thomasville. Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes, Kingsport is serving the family.

Orin G. Smith
LEXINGTON — Orin Glenn “Buddy” Smith,  91, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013.
The funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, at Macedonia United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, at Davidson Funeral Home.