Saturday, September 14, 2013

Sep. 13, 2013 @ 06:31 PM

Betty W. West

HENDERSON — Betty Wilson West, 65, of 17 Travis Lane, died Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, at Maria Parham Medical Center.

Born in Vance County, she was the daughter of the late Horace Wilson and Florence Arrington Wilson.

She was the widow of Joseph Earl West.

Mrs. West was a retired employee of Lennox China, Inc. She attended Blessed Hope Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, at Blessed Hope Baptist Church by Rev. Donald A. Perkinson. Burial will follow in Sunset Gardens.

Surviving are a daughter, Mary Ann Lassiter and husband Greg of Henderson; two sons, Bobby Gray West and wife Stacy of Kittrell and Joseph Wilson “Joey” West and fiancee Amanda Kinnard of Henderson; a sister, Rose “Rita” Tanner of Henderson; six grandchildren, Jessica Elliott, Dustin Bolton, Amber West, Makala West, Ryan West and Joseph West Jr.; a great-grandson, Aiden Elliott; her special companion, David Griffin; and her best friends, Alice Newton, Becky Perkinson, and Bruce and Virginia Epps.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Mildred Travis, Shelby Grissom, and Hazel Parrish; and a grandson, Brandon Bolton.

The family will receive friends Saturday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Flowers Funeral Home. At all other times they will be at the home of Bobby and Stacy West, 214 South Chaucer Way, Kittrell.

Serving as active pallbearers will be Jamie Elliott, Lawrence Harris, Jay Ayscue Jr., Dale Griffin, Chuck Parrish, Todd Parrish, Shawn Pegram and Wade West Jr.

Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to Blessed Hope Baptist Church, 741 Dabney Road, Henderson, NC 27537.

Arrangements are by Flowers Funeral Home.

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Charlie R. Burgess Sr.

HENDERSON — Charlie Ray Burgess Sr., 51, of 975 Julian Smith Road, died Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013.

A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, at South Henderson Pentecostal Holiness Church.

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

Arrangements are by J.M. White Funeral Home.



Mack L. Davis

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Mack Linsey Davis died on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, at his home.

A funeral will be held at noon today, Sept. 14, at the Roanoke Chapel United Church of Christ in Palmer Springs, Va. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

The viewing is today from 10 a.m. to noon at the church.



Algene J. Hanks

HENDERSON — Algene Jones Hanks, 82, of 527 Grant Street, died Friday, Sept. 13, 2013, at Hock Family Pavilion in Durham.

Arrangements will be announced by Davis-Royster Funeral Service.



Julia R. Scott

BULLOCK — Julia Royster Scott, 77, of 9616 Lake Road, died Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013, at Granville Medical Center.

A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, at Cedar Grove Baptist Church 2 in Clarksville, Va. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

A viewing is from noon to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, at the funeral home and at the church for one hour prior to the service.

The family is receiving friends at 9635 Lake Road, Bullock.

Arrangements are by Davis-Royster Funeral service.