Saturday, August 2, 2014

Aug. 01, 2014 @ 05:43 PM

Sadie J. Grissom

OXFORD — Sadie Jackson Grissom, 78, died Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at her home.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 4, in the Wheeler Cemetery in Oxford by Chaplain Willis Herman.

The family will receive friends Sunday, Aug. 3, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home.

Flowers are accepted, or memorials may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

Arrangements are by Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home, which accepts online condolences at hallwynne.com.

 

Ralph Paynter

WISE — Ralph Paynter, 82, died Friday, Aug. 1, 2014.

Arrangements will be announced by Blaylock Funeral Home.

 

Richard M. Sumrell

 

OXFORD — Richard Martin Sumrell, 68, died Thursday, July 31, 2014.

A memorial service will be held at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 3, at Oxford Baptist Church by the Rev. Chris Aho. Inurnment will follow at the church columbarium.

The family will received friends from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday in the family center at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Oxford Baptist Church, P.O. Box 398, Oxford, NC 27565.

Arrangements are by Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home, which accepts online condolences at hallwynne.com.

 

Willie C. Thomas

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Willie C. Thomas, 84, 829 Harris St., died Saturday, July 26, 2014, Martha Jefferson Hospital in Virginia.

A funeral will be held at 1 p.m. today, Aug. 2, at Hardy Grove Baptist Church. Interment will follow in Meadowview Memorial Park Cemetery.

Viewing was Friday, Aug. 1, at Betts & Son Funeral Home.

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