Saturday, March 22, 2014

Mar. 21, 2014 @ 08:02 PM

Hope S. Shearin

WARRENTON — Hope Spain Shearin, 83, died Friday, March 21, 2014, at Warren Hills Nursing Center.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Maryland and Blanche Hyman Spain, and her sister, Lois Spain Thompson.

Mrs. Shearin was a member of Reedy Creek Baptist Church. She retired after 34 years of employment as head cashier at A&P Grocery Store. She and Horace celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary this year.

Rev. Richard Smith will conduct graveside funeral services at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 23, 2014, at Fairview Cemetery in Warrenton.

Hope is survived by her husband, Horace Smith Shearin; son, Alvin Randolph (Randy) Shearin Sr. (wife, Cathy); sister, Selma Spain Tharrington; two grandchildren, Alvin Shearin, Jr. (wife, Christina) and Adam Shearin (wife, Beth); and four great-grandchildren, Alex Shearin, Autumn Shearin, Piper Shearin and Tylor Gill.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. today, March 22, at Blaylock Funeral Home.

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

 

Evelyn White

OXFORD — Evelyn White, 76, of 102 Polly Drive, died Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Universal Health Care in Oxford.

A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 23, at Mt. Zion Holy Church. Burial will follow in the Meadowview Memorial Park Cemetery.

Viewing will be from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. today, March 22, at Betts & Son Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends at the home.

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

 

Laura Brandon

HENDERSON — Laura “Tussie” Brandon, 102, of 928 Nicholas St., died Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Henderson.

A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, March 24, at Ilong Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Viewing will be from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, March 23, at Betts & Son Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends at the home.

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