Grady Kiker Midland Grady Jerome Kiker, 83, of Midland, NC passed away Saturday, October 20, 2018. Mr. Kiker was born December 6, 1934 in Anson County, NC to the late Cannie Jerome Kiker and the late Mary Elizabeth Wallace Kiker. He was also preceded in death by his brother James Kiker; and sister Christine Nance.
Billy Morris Albemarle Billy Joel Morris, 80, of Albemarle, passed away Saturday, October 20, 2018 at his home. Mr. Morris was born March 2, 1938 in Stanly County to the late Milton Alton Morris and the late Evie Morris. He was also preceded in death by his wife Margaret Genell Morris; sisters, Kathleen Morris, Betty
Jesse Baucom Monroe Jesse Jerome Baucom, 71, of Monroe, passed away Friday, October 19, 2018 at Carolinas Healthcare Hospice in Monroe. Mr. Baucom was born September 9, 1947 in Union County to the late JD Baucom and the late Kathleen Simpson Baucom. Jesse was a loving husband, father, papa, coach, friend, and mentor who
Barry (Buster) Almond Albemarle Barry Lynn Almond (Buster), 62, of Albemarle, surrounded by his wife and family, peacefully went to be with the Lord on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at Carolinas HealthCare System Stanly in Albemarle. Barry was born April 27, 1956 to Louise Almond and the late Paul M. Almond Barry was a loving
Larry Doolittle, Jr. Larry Keith Doolittle, Jr., 61, of Marshville, NC and Troy, AL, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, October 17, 2018. Larry, affectionately known as “Big D,” was born April 5, 1957 in Charlotte, NC to the late Larry Keith Doolittle, Sr. and Elizabeth “Lib” Philemon Hazel. In addition to his father, he was also
Kemp Meggs Kemp M. Meggs, 86, of Concord, passed away Monday, October 15, 2018 at Tucker Hospice House in Kannapolis. Mr. Meggs was born June 22, 1932 in Union County, North Carolina to the late William L. Meggs and Bertha Thomas Meggs. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Helen Lambert Meggs, and
Joyce Novak Joyce Ann Novak, 76, of Concord, passed away Thursday, October 11, 2018 at Tucker Hospice House in Kannapolis. Joyce was born July 15, 1942 in North Carolina to the late Lonnie Clifford Daniels and the late Edith Alene Hughes. Survivors include daughter, Karen Novak of Kannapolis, NC, son, Randy Collins of Concord, NC.
Tonda Green Tonda Gail Green, 68, of Concord, passed away Friday, October 12, 2018 at in Concord. Tonda was born September 19, 1950 in North Carolina to the late Thaddus Newton Furr and the late Ruth Blackwelder. She was also preceded in death by brother, Olin T. Furr and step father, Charles “Buddy” L. Blackwelder.
Geraldine Chepke Geraldine Elizabeth Chepke, 82, of Charlotte, passed away Sunday, October 14, 2018 in Charlotte. The family will receive friends from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at Hartsell Funeral Home of Concord. A Private Graveside service will be on Thursday at 10:00 am at Carolina Memorial Park Kannapolis. Hartsell Funeral
Michael Carriker Michael Wayne Carriker, 70, of Oakboro, passed away Sunday, October 14, 2018 at his home. Mr. Carriker was born June 18, 1948 in Cabarrus County to the late John David Carriker and the late Pauline Lutish Barbee Carriker. Mike loved his family and grandchildren and spending time outdoors especially trips to the mountains.
Kristy Bell Kristy Lynn Bell, 43, of Concord, NC passed away Sunday, October 14, 2018 at her home in Concord. Kristy was born November 22, 1974 in Brazil, Indiana to James Larry Bell and Rebecca Louise Fullerton Bell. She was preceded in death by her father Jim and her Nana, Christina Fullerton in 2016; as
Henry Smith Jr. Henry Mack Smith, 73, of Concord, passed away Sunday, October 14, 2018 at Tucker Hospice House in Kannapolis. Henry Smith was born January 20, 1945 in North Carolina to the late Henry Mack Smith Sr. and the late Louise Smith. He was preceded in death by wife, Ella Ruth Smith. Survivors include
Mary Riley Mary Elizabeth “Lib” Blackwelder Riley, 91, of Concord, passed away Thursday, October 11, 2018. Lib was born February 20, 1927 in North Carolina to the late Ralph and Viola Blackwelder. She was also preceded in death by her beloved husband of 64 years, Tom Riley; brother, Gene Blackwelder; and grandson, Buster Stockton. Lib
William “Bill” Hyland William Lawrence “Bill” Hyland, 73, passed away peacefully Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at Novant Matthews Medical Center with his wife by his side. Bill was born July 3, 1945 in Teaneck, NJ to Alexander and Helen Hyland. Bill married the “one he loved most”, Jeanna Hyland on October 12, 1985. He was
Harold Troutman Harold Eugene Troutman, 89, of Concord, NC went to be with the Lord on Friday, October 5, 2018 at PruittHealth -Town Center in Harrisburg. Harold was born April 15, 1929 in Cabarrus County, NC to the late Lewis S. Troutman and the late Ida Stancil Troutman. He was also preceded in death by
Jace Thompson Mount Pleasant On October 5, 2018, Jace Thompson peacefully and quietly ran into the arms of Jesus as his daddy and mommy were with him at home. Jace was born on January 15, 2013 and immediately completed our lives. A pure joy. From the day we first laid eyes on Jace we knew
Grady Lefler Grady Eugene Lefler, 87, of Concord, passed away Sunday, October 7, 2018 at the V A Hospital – Salisbury. Mr. Lefler was born July 29, 1931to the late John and Nellie Lefler. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his former wife, Carrie Ilene Lefler and brother, John
Steven Cole Steven Ray Cole, 56, of Concord, peacefully passed away Monday, October 8, 2018 at home surrounded by his loving family. Steve was born June 2, 1962 in Charlotte to the late Frank and Hazel Cole. He was also preceded in death by beloved son, Justin M. Cole. He loved fishing and watching football
Jane Childress New London Jane Childress, 74, of New London, passed away Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at Carolinas HealthCare System Stanly in Albemarle. Mrs. Childress was born March 11, 1944 in South Carolina to Betty Bradley Ambrose and the late Earle Ambrose. A memorial service will be held on Monday, October 15, 2018, at 2:00 PM, located
Judy Doty Oakboro Judy Carol Doty, 70, of Oakboro, passed away Thursday, October 11, 2018 at her home, surrounded by her friends and family. Mrs. Doty was born January 1, 1948 to the late James and Margaret Green Coble. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 4:00 pm, located at
Robert Stepanian Robert Gibson Stepanian, 78, of Concord, passed away Thursday, October 4, 2018, peacefully while at home. Bob was born February 22, 1940 in Niagara Falls, New York to the late Ina Gibson Stepanian and Michael Stepanian. Bob enjoyed spending time with family. He was a great provider, loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.
Amanda Bowyer Amanda Gail Bowyer, 41, of Salisbury, passed away Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at Novant Health Rowan Medical Center in Salisbury. Mrs. Bowyer was born October 18, 1976 to Leroy Linker and the late Norma Jean Linker. In addition to her mother, she was also preceded in death by her grandparents, Marshall Dulin, Margaret
Eugenia Gentile Eugenia “Jenny” Gentile, affectionately known as “Nanny”, passed away Friday, September 28, 2018 at the age of 99 at Charlotte Square Assisted Living. Eugenia was born in Calabria, Italy on September 19, 1919 to the late Luigi and Philomena Chiappetta. She loved to cook authentic Italian food and feed as much food