Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Aug. 18, 2014 @ 05:29 PM

Walter J. Bender

NORLINA — Walter John Bender, 90, died Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, at Warren Hills Nursing Center.

A funeral will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church conducted by Pastor Dean Herberts. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the service.

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

 

Kathy B. Ellington

OXFORD — Kathy Beal Ellington, 64, died Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, at Granville Medical Center.

A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, in the chapel of Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor by the Rev. D.L. Page. Burial will be in Community Memorial Gardens in Stem.

Visitation will be Wednesday, Aug. 20, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor.

Potted plants are accepted.

Arrangements are by Eakes Funeral Home, which accepts online condolences at eakesfuneralhome.com.

 

John C. Johnson

CREEDMOOR — John Christopher “Chris” Johnson, 65, died Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, at Duke Regional Hospital.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. today, Aug. 19, at Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor.

Visitation will be at the funeral home one hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the N.C. Wildlife Association.

Arrangements are by Eakes Funeral Home, which accepts online condolences at eakesfuneralhome.com.

 

Mamie Milam

HENDERSON — Mamie Milam, 73, of Macon, died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, at Maria Parham Medical Center.

Arrangements will be announced by Boyd’s Funeral Service.

 

Joseph L. Sanford Sr.

BUTNER — Joseph Lee Sanford Sr., 59, of 1204 East E. Street, died Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, at his residence.

A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, in the chapel of Betts & Son Funeral Home by the Rev. George Bullock. Interment will follow in the Mountain Spring Baptist Church Cemetery.

Viewing will be from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

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

 

Christine A. Williams

GRIMESLAND — Christine Ayscue Williams, 78, of 437 Chicod St., formerly of Henderson, died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.

Arrangements will be announced by Flowers Funeral Home.