Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Jan. 13, 2014 @ 07:27 PM

Anna B. Gerber

HENDERSON — Anna Mae Bruin Gerber, age 91, a resident of Senior Citizens Home, died Monday, Jan. 13, 2014.

Born on Jan. 22, 1922, in Statesville, she was the daughter of the late Ralph Ware and Mary Cannon Bruin.

She was the widow of George Daniel Gerber.

Mrs. Gerber grew up in Henderson, attended Henderson schools and graduated from Henderson High School, Class of 1939. She was a graduate of Peace Junior College and Queens College. She was an employee of First National Bank for seven years and for 18 years was the education director of the Franklin-Vance-Warren Head Start program. She was an active member of the First Presbyterian Church.

A memorial service will be held Wednesday, Jan. 15, at 2 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Henderson conducted by Rev. Keith Benze.

She is survived by a son, Daniel Bruin Gerber of Macon; a sister, Elizabeth Christopher of Wake Forest; her daughter-in-law, Kathy Stephenson Gerber of Henderson; three grandchildren, Tracie Gerber Jones of Yorktown, Va., Katie Gerber of Henderson and Daniel Gerber of Raleigh; four great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a son, Ralph William “Bill” Gerber, and a sister, Mary Ware Blamire.

The family will receive friends Wednesday, Jan. 15, in the First Presbyterian Church parlor, immediately following the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, 222 Young Street, Henderson, NC 27536.

Arrangements are by J.M. White Funeral Home.

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Elnora B. Bullock

NORLINA — Elnora B. Bullock, 103, of 105 Allen Circle, died Friday, Jan. 10, 2014, at her residence.

A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. today, Jan. 14, at Manson Baptist Church by Rev. E.R. Buffalo. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

Viewing is today at the church for one hour prior to the service.

The family is receiving friends at the residence.

Arrangements are by Davis-Royster Funeral Service.



Doris H. Burwell

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Doris Hayes Burwell, formerly of Oxford, died Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014.



Alton G. Davis

BALTIMORE, Md. — Alton Glen Davis, 56, formerly of Warren County, died Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014.

Arrangements will be announced by Boyd’s Funeral Services.



Hermenia A. Davis

WARRENTON — Hermenia A. Davis, 65, of 118 Greenwood Blvd., died Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, at Maria Parham Medical Center in Henderson.

Arrangements will be announced by Boyd’s Funeral Services.



Eugene Green

NORLINA — Eugene Green, 80, of 127 Fitts Road, died Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, at his residence.

Arrangements will be announced by Boyd’s Funeral Services.



Lealer F. Harris

HENDERSON — Lealer Foster Harris, 92, of 1477 Walter Grissom Road, died Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, at her residence.

Arrangements will be announced by Davis-Royster Funeral Service.



Charles T. Johnson Jr.

WARRENTON — Charles T. Johnson Jr., 84, died Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at Maria Parham Medical Center.

A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, at Warrenton Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery.

The family will receive friends today, Jan. 14, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Blaylock Funeral Home.

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