September 16, 2019

Area Obituaries

Laura Helen Poole Cashion

Laura Helen Poole Cashion, 95, of Salisbury, passed away Wednesday, September 11, 2019. Visitation will be at Neel Road Baptist Church in Salisbury on Sunday, September 15, 2019 from 2-4 p.m. The funeral will follow at 4 p.m. Burial will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at the National Cemetery at the…

Read More

Alvin Clay West Sr.

Alvin Clay West Sr., 65, of Taylorsville, passed away on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at his home. He was born Sunday, March 1, 1953, in Iredell County, to the late Hazel Wofe Wingler. In addition to his mother, Alvin was preceded in death by a daughter, Angel West; two sisters, Patsy Sidden and Linda Green;…

Read More

Gladys Marie Vorce

Gladys Marie Vorce, 94, of Cabin Lane, Hiddenite, passed away Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at Catawba Valley Medical Center. Gladys was born April 24, 1925, in Muskegon, Michigan, the daughter of the late Frank Leo Bacheller and Verna Willsie Bacheller. She began her teaching career in a one room school house in Michigan and continued…

Read More

Evelyn McDonald Morgan

Evelyn McDonald Morgan, 73, of Stony Point, passed away Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. She was born on Saturday, November 24, 1945, in Randolph County, to the late Stacy McDonald and Bertha Wilson. In addition to her parents, Evelyn was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Morgan; a son,…

Read More

Annette Benfield Dishmon

Annette Benfield Dishmon, 83, of Statesville, passed away on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at Gordon Hospice House. The Funeral Service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Friday, September 13, 2019 at Poplar Springs Church of God. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service, from…

Read More

Frank Russell McLean

Frank Russell McLean was born on July 13, 1930 to the late Jessie F. and Nellie Foster McLean Brown. Frank passed away on September 9, 2019 at Carolina Caring in Newton after a period of declining health. In his working career, Frank was the co-owner of Russell Woodcarving and owner of McLean Woodworking. He applied…

Read More

Patsy S. Daniels

Patsy S. Daniels, 71, of NC Hwy 16 S, Taylorsville, passed away Monday, September 9, 2019 at Catawba Valley Medical Center. Patsy was born January 6, 1948, in Catawba County, the daughter of Juanita Bowman Stafford of Taylorsville and the late Ray Aaron Stafford. Patsy had worked in the furniture industry until retirement from Masterfield…

Read More

Alice Faye Grant Sherrill

Alice Faye Grant Sherrill, 87, of Stony Point, passed away at Gordon Hospice House on Monday, September 9, 2019. She was born in Alexander County on Saturday, April 2, 1932 to the late John Everette and Irene Waugh Grant. In addition to her parents, Alice was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Pinkney Sherrill;…

Read More

Ralph D. Lowtharpe

Ralph D. Lowtharpe was born in Statesville on November 4, 1930 to the late James (Bill) Lowtharpe and late Nonnie S. Lowtharpe. After a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease, Ralph, surrounded by his family, passed away at the age of 88 on September 8, 2019 in Fulshear, Texas, at the home of his daughter, Teresa…

Read More

Ina Lee Hendren

Saturday morning, September 7, 2019, following 96 years of laughter and love, heartache and faith-fueled perseverance, Ina Lee Hendren walked into the arms of the Lord. After 53 years of being apart, she’s getting a hug from her husband, Wayne. Her son, Steve, mother and father, Ina and Dolly White, sisters, Geraldine, Margaret, Fern, and…

Read More