WILMA BLAKE KNIGHT Wilma Blake Knight, 79, of Rockingham, died April 24, 2013 at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst. She was born November 27, 1933 in Richmond County, a daughter of the late Stanback Martin and Sally Ballard Blake.
Mrs. Knight was retired from the Textile Industry and was a member of Roberdell United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her special friend John McNeill.
Graveside services will be conducted Saturday,...
KATHLEEN “KITTY” BLACKMAN ROOFE Mrs. Kathleen “Kitty” Blackman Roofe, 95, of Scotia Village, Laurinburg, formerly of Hamlet, died, Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at Scotia Village.
She was born February 18, 1918, in Whiteville, daughter of Willie Elbert Blackman and Daisy Lewis Blackman.
Mrs. Roofe was a member of First Baptist Church of Hamlet and a former member of Hamlet Lions Club.
Visitation will be Saturday, April 27, 2013 at First Baptist Church, Hamlet, from 2 to 3 p...
NEIL DOUGLAS “DOUG” MCLAUGHLIN SR. Mr. Neil Douglas “Doug” McLaughlin Sr., age 61, of Leland died Sunday April 21, 2013, at his home.
Mr. McLaughlin was born in Lumberton, on March 24, 1952, and was the son of the late Neil Robert McLaughlin and Margaret Elizabeth Barr McLaughlin. He was a U.S. Army Veteran. He retired from GE Aircraft Division in Wilmington. Mr. McLaughlin was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church of Bolivia.
He is survived by his wife, Sandra L. McLaughli...
TAMMY DAVIS TYLER Tammy Davis Tyler, 43, of Rockingham, died Sunday April 21, 2013, at her home. She was born March 29, 1970, in Scotland County a daughter of Edward James Davis and Linda Barrington Chappell. Tammy worked with Convenience Corner in Hamlet for 20 years.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, April 25, at 4 p.m. at Southside Freewill Baptist Church, Ellerbe with Pastor Ricky Jacobs officiating. Burial will follow in Richmond County Memor...
CRISTEN TODD CALDWELL Mr. Cristen Todd Caldwell, 42, of 502 Rice Street, Hamlet, died, Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at his residence.
He was born December 11, 1970 in Cumberland County, son of Charlotte Louis Cowan and Joe Caldwell.
Cristen was a member of the First Methodist Church of Hamlet.
A Visitation will be held at his mother’s residence, 502 Rice Street, on Thursday, April 25, 2013 from 6 to 8 p.m.
A Private Memorial Service will be held at a later dat...
SUSAN PARKER Susan M. Parker, 55, died on Saturday, April 20, 2013, at First Health Richmond Memorial Hospital. Memorial service will be held 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 23, at Roberdel Baptist Church in Rockingham. Visitation is Tuesday, April 23, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. at Roberdell Baptist Church, Rockingham. Purcell Funeral Home in Southern Pines, is serving the family.
TERESA INGRAM Ms. Teresa P. Ingram, 49, of Greensboro, passed on Friday, April 19, 2013, at home. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. on Wednesday, April 24, at Snow Hill Missionary Baptist Church, Mt. Gilead. Public viewing will be from 1:30 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 23, at McLendon Funeral Home, Ellerbe.
IRMA JEAN WRIGHT Miss Irma Jean Wright, 69, of Hamlet, died, Saturday, April 20, 2013, at Hospice Haven, Rockingham. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Harrington Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.
BILLY SAUNDERS Billy Ray Saunders, 67, of Morven, husband of Kathy Hough Saunders, passed away Saturday, April 20, 2013, at the VAMC in Salisbury. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Norman Cemetery. The family will see friends following the service. Carter Funeral Home is assisting the Saunders Family.