Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Jan. 06, 2014 @ 05:46 PM

Nancy D. Franklin

HENDERSON — Nancy Gail Dickerson Franklin, age 61, a resident of 114 Evans Road, died Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, at Hock Family Pavilion in Durham.

Born in Warren County on Jan. 23, 1952, she was the daughter of the late Mary Alice Arrington Dickerson and Sidney Aubrey Dickerson.

She was medically retired from Revlon, was a member of Harriett Baptist Church and attended Clearview Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Jan. 8, at 2 p.m. in the J.M. White Funeral Home Chapel by Pastor Will Breedlove. Burial will follow in Sunset Gardens.

She is survived by one son, Christopher Shawn Franklin and wife Christina of Henderson; one sister, Carolyn D. Smith of Henderson; and two brothers, Billy Dickerson of Henderson and Sidney “Fuzzy” Dickerson of Rocky Mount.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Aubrey Everette Dickerson.

The family will receive friends tonight, Jan. 7, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at J.M. White Funeral Home. At other times they will be at her home at 114 Evans Road, off Ruin Creek Road.

Serving as active pallbearers will be Travis Rivers, Andy Dickerson, David Orr, Bryant Lee Carey and Dillon Carey.

Arrangements are by J.M. White Funeral Home.

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Elsie H. Summrell

NORLINA — Elsie Harrelson Summrell, 91, died Sunday, Jan. 5, 2013, at Warren Hills Nursing Center.

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



James O. Twisdale

HENDERSON — James Oscar “Pip” Twisdale, 86, of 378 Daniel Boone Trail, died Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, at his home.

A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 9, at North Henderson Baptist Church by Rev. Brent Kasey. Burial will follow in Sunset Gardens.

The family will receive friends prior to the service Thursday from 12:30 to 2 p.m. in the fellowship hall at the church. At other times, they will be at the home, 378 Daniel Boone Trail.

Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to North Henderson Baptist Church, 1211 North Garnett Street, Henderson, N.C. 27536.

Arrangements are by Flowers Funeral Home.