Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Feb. 24, 2014 @ 05:46 PM

Harold L. Chandler

HENDERSON — Harold Lee Chandler, 84, of 7850 Hicksboro Road, Oxford, died Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, at a local nursing home.

Born in Granville County, he was the son of the late Marion Thomas Chandler Sr. and Ollie Sue Long Chandler.

Mr. Chandler was a former employee of Turner Distributing Company, M.R. Williams Inc., Rose Oil Company and Supply Line Country Market. He was a member of Island Creek Baptist Church.

A graveside funeral service will be held Wednesday, Feb. 26, at 2 p.m. at Island Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, conducted by Rev. J. Marshall Neathery.

Surviving are his wife of 64 years, Gertrude O’Brien Chandler; a daughter, Susan C. Aiken and husband Mike of Oxford; a son, Robin G. Chandler and wife Karen of Thurmond; a daughter-in-law, Linda P. Chandler of Henderson; a sister, Ruth C. Boyd of Butner; two brothers, Ronnie Chandler and wife Ellen of Henderson and Ricky Chandler and wife Debra of Burlington; six grandchildren, Amy Chandler, Lee Chandler, Kristi Collier, Jeremy Aiken, Christopher Chandler and Krystal Chandler; and seven great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, Barry Lee Chandler Sr.; a sister, Kathleen C. Morton; and two brothers, Jack Chandler and Marion T. Chandler Jr.

The family will receive friends immediately following the service in the fellowship hall at Island Creek Baptist Church. All other times, they will be at the home, 7850 Hicksboro Road, Oxford.

Arrangements are by Flowers Funeral Home.

 

Jean H. Fields

NEW YORK — Jean H. Fields, 76, of Brooklyn, New York, formerly of Warren County, N.C., died Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014.

Arrangements will be announced by Boyd’s Funeral Services in Warrenton, N.C.

 

Virginia J. Houston

HENDERSON — Virginia Grace Johnston Houston, 97, of Senior Citizen’s Nursing Home died Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014.

A funeral will be held at a later date at Vance Memorial Chapel Inc. in Phenix City, Ala.

Visitation will be today, Feb. 25, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford and at other times at the home of Ron and Kathy Jones.

Arrangements are by Eakes Funeral Home, which accepts online condolences at eakesfuneralhome.com.

 

Annie B. Jeffreys

HENDERSON — Annie Beatrice Jeffreys, 56, of 922 E. Andrews Ave., died Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at her residence.

The family is receiving friends at the residence.

Arrangements will be announced by Davis-Royster Funeral Service.

 

Norman E. Paynter

WISE — Norman Earl Paynter, 82, died Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, at Maria Parham Medical Center.

A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26, at Wise Baptist Church by Dr. Marion Lark. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends today, Feb. 25, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Blaylock Funeral Home.

Arrangements are by Blaylock Funeral Home in Warrenton, which accepts online condolences at blaylockfh.com.

 

Jeffrey S. Pennell

HENDERSON — Jeffrey Scott Pennell, 36, of 1213 Club Pond Road, died Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014.

Funeral services will be private.

The family will receive friends at the home of his mother, Rhonda H. Pennell, 225 Faulknertown Road, Henderson.

Arrangements are by Flowers Funeral Home.

 

Maurice H. Shearin

WELDON —Maurice Hudson Shearin, 81, died Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at Warren Hills Nursing Center.

A funeral will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26, at Weldon Baptist Church by Rev. M. Keith Thompson. Burial will follow in Cedarwood Cemetery in Weldon.

The family will receive friends prior to the service Wednesday, from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the church.

Arrangements are by Blaylock Funeral Home in Warrenton, which accepts online condolences at blaylockfh.com.

 

Barbara E. Sutton

MACON — Barbara Ellis Sutton, 84, died Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, in South Hill, Va.

Arrangements will be announced by Blaylock Funeral Home in Warrenton, which accepts online condolences at blaylockfh.com.