Jun. 25, 2013 @ 05:00 AM


APEX — Regina Renee “NeNe” McNeill Rauscher, 55, died Friday (6/21/13) at Cape Fear Valley Hospital in Fayetteville.

Funeral service will be held today at 2 p.m. at Cox Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Vass with Pastor Chris Otto and Chaplain Larry Otto officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Johnson Grove Cemetery in Vass.

She was born in Southern Pines on Aug. 22, 1957, to Lacy James McNeill Jr. and Celia Martin Grabey. She was preceded in death by her father, Lacy James McNeill Jr.

She is survived by her husband, Guenter Rauscher; mother, Celia Martin Grabey and stepfather Stan; stepmother, Sandra McNeill; three children, Ryan Rauscher and wife Kristyn, and Jared Rauscher, all of Florida, and Spencer Rauscher of Apex; five sisters, Jean Otto and husband Larry, and Theresa Hinton, all of Raleigh, Dorothy Fiesel and husband Edward of Illinois, Stephanie Delgado and husband Juan of Fayetteville, Veronica Cox and husband Alan of Apex; one grandson; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews and many other close friends.

In addition to flowers, memorials may be made to SPCA of Wake County, 200 Petfinder Lane, Raleigh, N.C. 27603 or visit

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Arrangements by Cox Memorial Funeral Home & Crematory of Vass.


BROADWAY — Funeral service for B.F. Webb, 81, who died Thursday (6/20/13), was conducted Sunday at 3 p.m. at Harmony Baptist Church with the Rev. Carl Graham officiating. Burial was at Harnett Memorial Park.

Music was provided by Gary Ansley, and Linda and Ronald West.

Pallbearers were Daniel Byrd, Lewis Woodard, Phillip Hedrick, Rob Jones, Baylor Dykes, Alex Webb and Kevin Webb.

Honorary pallbearers were Jimmy Gunter, J.R. Poe, Billy Keith, Donnie Tew and Marshall Cobb.

Arrangements were by O’Quinn-Peebles Funeral Home.


SANFORD — James J. Petty, 56, of 203 Stroud St., died Saturday (6/22/13) at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Knotts Funeral Home.


CAMERON — Donnie Collins, 50, died Friday (6/21/13). Arrangements are incomplete. Cape Fear Crematory Inc. is serving the family.


SANFORD — Funeral service for Sergeant Major Gerald L. Barger (Retired), 72, who died Friday (5/21/13), was held Monday at 11 a.m. at Ephesus Baptist Church with Dr. David Boroughs and Chaplain Joel Cameron officiating. Burial followed at Center United Methodist Church Cemetery with military honors.

Pianist was Vicki Comer. Soloist was Mary Yow.

The U.S. Military served as pallbearers.

Arrangements were by Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home.