OBITUARIES 5/28/14

May. 28, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

TERRENCE PAUL WARD

SANFORD — Terrence Paul Ward, 78, of Sanford, died Monday (5/26/14) at Central Carolina Hospital.

He was born on Aug. 23, 1935, in Lanesmill, Pa. to the late Joseph Paul Ward and Amber Barraclough Ward. He was a former employee of The Sanford Herald. He served in the U.S. Navy.

He is survived by his wife, Carol Jean Palmer Ward; two sons, Brian Ward and wife Helen, and Gregory Ward, all of Sanford; two daughters, Barbara Jamison and husband Edward of Brockway, Pa., and Terri Spears of Sanford; two brothers, Mike Ward of Sanford and Gary Ward of Williamsport, Pa.; three sisters, Gail Kessler and Romaine Ward, both of Sanford, and Vicky Siberling of DuBois, Pa.; five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

No services or visitation are planned.

Condolences may be made at www.bridgescameronfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements by Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home, Inc.

CHARLES WALTER HERSEY

CAMERON — A private funeral service for Charles Walter Hersey, 77, of Cameron, who died Thursday (5/22/14), was held Tuesday with Pastor William Beasley officiating. Entombment followed in mausoleum with full military honors.

Arrangements were by Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home.

JACK BYRD

BUNNLEVEL — Jack Byrd, 78, of Dunn, formerly of Bunnlevel, died Tuesday (5/27/14) at Betsy Johnson Regional Hospital in Dunn. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by O’Quinn-Peebles-Phillips Funeral Home & Crematory of Lillington.

Online condolences at www.oppfh.com.

FRANCES SILER ROBERTS

SANFORD — Memorial service for Frances Siler Roberts, 88, who died Thursday (5/22/14), was held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Lemon Springs United Methodist by the Rev. Beth Hood and the Rev. Roberta Byram.

Soloist was Kim O’Quinn. Pianist was Britten Altman. The congregation sang.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Lemon Springs United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 129, Lemon Springs, N.C. 28355.

Online condolences may be made at www.rogerspickard.com.

Arrangements were by Rogers-Pickard Funeral Home.

MARY MATTHEWS

BEAR CREEK — Mary Matthews, 72, of 245 Pinecrest Drive, Bear Creek, died Monday (5/26/14) at The Laurels of Chatham in Pittsboro. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Knotts Funeral Home in Pittsboro.

SHEILA CORBETT ALLEN

SANFORD — A private graveside service for Sheila Corbett Allen, 67, who died Tuesday (5/20/14), was held Saturday at Buffalo Cemetery with the Rev. Paul Shields officiating.

Memorial contributions can be made to Liberty Home Care & Hospice, 1005 Carthage St., Sanford, N.C. 27330 or to Saving Grace Animals for Adoption, P.O. Box 1649, Wake Forest, N.C. 27588.

Online condolences may be made at www.rogerspickard.com.

Arrangements are by Rogers-Pickard Funeral Home.

ANDRE LAMONT MARSH

BEAR CREEK — Andre Lamont Marsh, 25, of 133 Pinecrest Drive, Bear Creek, died Saturday (5/24/14) at Central Carolina Hospital.

He is survived by his parents, Wayne and JoAnna Marsh of the home; two sisters, Alecia Marsh and A'nya Marsh of the home; one brother, Wayne Antonio "Tony" Marsh of Bear Creek; two grandmothers, Marion Staley-Elizondo (Marro) of Siler City and Thelma Marsh of Bear Creek; grandfather, Joe Lewis Sutton of Siler City; great-grandmother, Betty Staley of Siler City; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Family will receive friends at 7894 Pittsboro/Goldston Road and 1966 St. Luke Church Road.

Funeral service will be conducted Thursday at 12 p.m. at Gethesmane Holy Church in Bear Creek.

Arrangements are by Knotts Funeral Home in Pittsboro.