Obituaries October 7
LEXINGTON — Harold Dean Barnhardt, 76, died Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013, at Wake Forest Baptist Health Lexington Medical Center.
A memorial service was held Thursday, Oct. 3, at Churchland Missionary Baptist Church.
George Glenn Jr.
LEXINGTON — George H. Glenn Jr., 78, died Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, at Carolina House.
The funeral was held Friday, Oct. 4, at Davidson Funeral. Burial followed at Forest Hill Memorial Park.
THOMASVILLE — Joshua “Josh” Allen Hill, 36, died Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013 in High Point Regional UNC Health Care.
A memorial service was held Saturday at Ashland Street Baptist Church. J.C. Green & Sons are serving the family.
THOMASVILLE — Shirley Ann Hoover Hunt, 75, died on Monday, Sept. 30, 2013 at Brookstone Nursing Home in Lexington.
The funeral service was held Thursday, Oct. 3, in the chapel of Thomasville Funeral Home.
TRINITY — Mrs. Veronica Mary Jones Kearns, 68, died Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013.
A Memorial Mass at Our Lady of the Highways Catholic Church will be held at a later date.
Christine K. Minear
REIDSVILLE — Mrs. Christine K. Minear, 85, of Reidsville, passed from this world at six o’clock on the afternoon of Wednesday, October 2, 2013.
Mrs. Minear was born on August 17, 1928 in Kelsey City, Florida to the late Charles Christopher and Mary Cobb Kelley. She graduated from the University of Miami with a degree in music and later Appalachian State with a degree in education. She began her teaching career in Jupiter, Florida where she met her future husband, Nathan Laird Minear at his mother’s dinner table. His mother invited the “new school teacher” to a meal at their home. They later married and lived in Florida until 1969 when they moved to High Point. She taught first grade at Fairgrove Elementary School in Davidson County where she spent her thirty-five year career in education. She volunteered with Communities in Schools in High Point and Meals on Wheels. She was an active member of First Presbyterian Church in High Point.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and two brothers, Rae Cobb Kelley and Buddy Kelley.
Survivors include her son, Charles Laird Minear of High Point; one daughter, Anna Minear Micciulla and husband Robert of Reidsville; one granddaughter, Xiomara Elizabeth Micciulla also of Reidsville.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 11 a.m. in Wilkerson Funeral Home. Rev. Erica Noell will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. An interment service will follow at 2 p.m. in Floral Garden Memorial Park in High Point.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a local chapter of Communities in Schools.
Wilkerson Funeral Home is assisting the family and condolences may be sent to www.wilkersonfuneral.com.
LEXINGTON — Helen G. Hames Rogers, 98, of Brookstone Retirement Center, formerly of Broad Street, died Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, at the retirement center.
The funeral was Saturday at First Baptist Church Chapel. Burial followed in Lexington City Cemetery.
KERNERSVILLE — Mrs. Billie Gray Ridge Sledge, 85, a resident of 491 Turner Manor Court, died Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013 at the Hospice Home in High Point. Funeral services were at Calvary United Church of Christ in Thomasville. Burial was in the church cemetery.
J.C. Green & Sons Funeral Home is serving the family.
THOMASVILLE — Cecil Ingram, 74, a resident of Thomasville, died Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013 at his residence. A funeral service will be held at 6 p.m. Monday in the J.C. Green and Sons Funeral Home chapel in Thomasville. The family will receive friends following the service.