Saturday, February 8, 2014

Feb. 08, 2014 @ 10:48 PM

Lena J. Hogge

HENDERSON — Lena Johnson Hogge, age 74, a resident of 425 Willowood Drive, died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. 
Born on Jan. 4, 1940, in Johnston County, she was the daughter of the late Ekie Bud Johnson and Mabel Barnes Johnson.

Mrs. Hogge was a vice president with Bank of America in Henderson. She was a member of Island Creek Baptist Church, where she was active in WMU and taught the former Shanks O’Brien Woody Class and Bible school. She was also a former member of the Henderson Kiwanis Club and Woodland Garden Club.

Funeral services will be held today, Feb. 8, at 10:30 a.m. at Island Creek Baptist Church, conducted by Rev. Marshall Neathery and Rev. Frank Sossamon. A graveside service will follow at 2 p.m. at Pine Crest Memorial Park in Clayton.

Mrs. Hogge is survived by her husband, Donnie Ray Hogge of the home; a son, Larry Hogge and wife Wendy of Henderson; and two grandchildren, Jordan Hogge and Emma Hogge.

She was preceded in death by three brothers, Thomas Johnson, Stuart Johnson and Fred Johnson.

The family received friends Friday evening, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at J.M. White Funeral Home. At other times they will be at the home. 

Serving as pall bearers will be Douglas Capps, Ralph Ellington, Graham Shearin, Chubby Thompson, John Rice and Ted Bowen.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Island Creek Baptist Church c/o Margaret Morgan, 950 Stagecoach Road, Henderson, NC 27537, or the American Cancer Society, PO Box 914, Henderson, NC 27536.

Arrangements are by J.M. White Funeral Home.

Paid obituary



Mary W. Davis

WARRENTON — Mary W. Davis, 94, of 160 Big Woods Road, died July 9, 2013, at Maria Parham Medical Center.
Arrangements will be announced by R.H. Greene Funeral Home.



Mary B. Hicks

OXFORD — Mary Beatrice “Bea” Hicks, 78, of 6030 Pinetown Road, died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, at her home.

A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 10, in the chapel of Betts & Son Funeral Home by Rev. George Bullock. Interment will follow in the Mountain Spring Baptist Church Cemetery.

Viewing will be Sunday, Feb. 9, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by Betts & Son Funeral Home, which accepts online condolences at