Ronald Eugene Boyd

Ronald Eugene Boyd

Ronald Eugene Boyd Ronald Eugene Boyd, age 75 of Cherryville, passed away on Sunday, July 15, 2018 at the Robin Johnson Hospice House in Dallas. He was born December 16, 1942 in Chattanooga, Tennessee to the late Johnie Lester and Mildred Dalton Boyd. Ronnie worked 28 years at Carolina Freight Carriers Corporation, then joined Fleetnet

Lisa Ann Elder

Lisa Ann Elder

Lisa Ann Elder Lisa Ann Elder, age 55, of Crawley Ln passed away Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at Carolinas Healthcare Systems Lincolnton. She was born February 25, 1963 in Ft. Huachuca, AZ to the late John and Paula June Thomas Waddell. She enjoyed motorcycles and was proud of her Native American culture. She is survived

Johnny Wesley Hale

Johnny Wesley Hale

Johnny Wesley Hale Johnny Wesley Hale, age 53, of N. Hoyle Street passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at his home. He was born December 5, 1964 in Gaston County to the late John Wesley and Dorothy Blanton Hale. Johnny was a truck driver for UPS Freight and a Veteran of the U.S. Navy as

Johnny E. Roper

Johnny E. Roper

Johnny E. Roper Johnny E. Roper, age 77, of Lodi Dr passed away Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at Harmon Homestead rd. He was born August 15, 1940 in Cleveland County to the late Jasper Young “J.Y.’ and Brunie Poole Roper. He worked at Mohican Mill and was a member of the Ridge Runner Hunting Club.

Beulah Jackson Sain Mears

Beulah Jackson Sain Mears

Beulah Jackson Sain Mears Beulah Jackson Sain Mears, age 86, formerly of Crouse, passed away Friday, July 6, 2018 at Carolina Care Health & Rehabilitation. She was born May 2, 1932 in Cleveland County to the late Fred Pinkney and Nancy Beer Jackson. Beulah was a member of Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church and retired

Charles Durant Homesley

Charles Durant Homesley

Charles Durant Homesley Charles Durant Homesley, age 78 of South Dixie St. passed away Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at his residence. He was born September 9, 1939 in Gaston County to the late Walter H. Homesley and Goldie E. McNeely. Charles was a member of Missionary Methodist Church. He retired from truck driving with Cardinal

Ruth Murphy Burgess

Ruth Murphy Burgess

Ruth Murphy Burgess Mrs. Ruth Murphy Burgess, 91, of 107 South Mulberry Street, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at Testa Family Hospice House. The quiet passing of this tiny lady belies the enormous impact she had on her community through the 37 years she dedicated to co-directing Burgess

Clyde “Shorty” Bean

Clyde "Shorty" Bean

Clyde “Shorty” Bean Clyde Edward “Shorty” Bean, age 78, of Ike Lynch Rd passed away Thursday, June 28, 2018 at Carolinas Healthcare Systems Lincolnton. He was born December 30, 1939 in Caldwell County to the late Floyd Edward and Nora Lorenea Bean Bean. He was a member of Anthony Grove Baptist Church and was a

Chatman Loyd Sellers

Chatman Loyd Sellers

Chatman Loyd Sellers Chatman Loyd Sellers, 104, of Kings Mountain, NC passed away on Friday, June 22, 2018. Chatman, born March 30, 1914, was the son of the late Charles (Charlie) Clayton and Mary Ella Sellers. He was preceded in death by his wife Margaret Gladys Bess Sellers and by his siblings Ruth Hoyle, Edna

Terry Wren Johnson

Terry Wren Johnson

Terry Wren Johnson Terry Wren Johnson, age 65, of Cherryville, formerly of Mayville, MI, passed away Monday, June 25, 2018 from complications with his fight against cancer. Terry was born December 27, 1952 in Ingham County, Michigan. He was employed with General Motors for 25 years. After his retirement, he went into truck driving for

Pauline Neal Heavner

Pauline Neal Heavner

Pauline Neal Heavner Pauline Neal Heavner, age 87 of Hershel Lackey Rd. passed away Saturday, June 23, 2018 at Lincolnton Rehabilitation. She was born June 24, 1930, in Lincoln County to the late Dorse and Julia Cook Neal. Pauline was a member of Gainsville Baptist Church since 1962 and a former Sunday School teacher. She

Bill Shull

Bill Shull

Bill Shull Lloyd Wayne “Bill” Shull Sr., age 88 of Oak Street passed away Saturday, June 23, 2018 at Peak Resources in Shelby. He was born June 8, 1930 in Gaston County to the John Clifton and Marie Peeler Shull. Bill was a member of Second Baptist Church. He was a talented musician who raised

Myrtle Tate McAbee

Myrtle Tate McAbee

Myrtle Tate McAbee Myrtle Tate McAbee, age 93 of Cherryville passed away Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at Peak Resources in Gastonia. She was born October 22, 1924 to the late Mr. & Mrs. Mattie Johnson Tate. Myrtle was a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church. She was an excellent homemaker and loved sewing, canning, and

Louise Roper Rhom

Louise Roper Rhom

Louise Roper Rhom Maggie Louise Roper Rhom, age 85, of Marcus Dr. passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at Alexandria Place. She was born December 18, 1932 in Cleveland County to the late Jasper Young “J.Y.” and Brunie Poole Roper. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, James Rhom;

Betty Propst Tillman

Betty Propst Tillman

Betty Propst Tillman Mary “Betty” Propst Tillman, age 90 of Cramerton, passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at Courtland Terrace. She was born March 26, 1928 in Gaston County to the late Lemuel Lester Robert Propst and Claudia Blackwood Propst. Betty enjoyed cooking, flowers, and birds. She also loved the beach where she and her

Rachel Travis Dellinger

Rachel Travis Dellinger

Rachel Travis Dellinger Rachel Jane Travis Dellinger, age 80, of Tot Dellinger Road passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at her home. She was born January 24, 1938 in Lincoln County to the late Lee and Lena Lackey Travis. She was a wonderful cook and homemaker. Rachel enjoyed farming, thrifting, attending church and spending time

Amy Sue Helms

Amy Sue Helms

Amy Sue Helms Amy Sue Helms, age 41, passed away Monday, June 18, 2018 at Carolinas Healthcare Systems Kings Mountain. She was born December 12, 1976 in Gaston County to Douglas Dermont and Patsy Mae Stewart Helms. She graduated from Fallston Christian School and was a chiropractic technician. Amy loved and cherished her family, especially

Kathaleen Lackey Gantt

Kathaleen Lackey Gantt

Kathaleen Lackey Gantt Kathaleen Lackey Gantt, 96, of 8696 Reeps Grove Church Road, died June, 16, 2018 at Carolina Care, Cherryville. She was born on January 16, 1922 in Cleveland Co. a daughter of Thomas Guy and Jennie Moss Lackey. Kathaleen was a member of Mt Vernon Baptist Church. She was an excellent home health

Jim Helms

Jim Helms

Jim Helms James Evon “Jim” Helms, age 86 of Cherryville Hwy passed away Friday, June 15, 2018 at Carolinas Healthcare System Cleveland. He was born July 20, 1931 in Gaston County to the late Kenneth Hugh and Fay Houser Helms. Jim was a member of First Baptist Church and retired after 23 years as Vice

Cindy Armstrong

Cindy Armstrong

Cindy Armstrong Cynthia Lee O’Neal Armstrong, age 59 of Hickory passed away Thursday, June 14, 2018 at her residence. She was born October 14, 1958 to Dorothy Jones O’Neal and the late Edward O’Neal. Cindy was retired from the textile industry. She enjoyed watching TV, especially The Price is Right and spending time with family.