OBITUARIES 6/6/13

Jun. 06, 2013 @ 05:00 AM

LUISE MARGARETHE PRACHT FRANK

SANFORD — Mrs. Luise Margarethe Pracht Frank, age 92, of Sanford, NC, died Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at Parkview Retirement Center.

She was born in Munich, Germany on March 10, 1921, to the late Egidous Pracht and Luise Korn Pracht. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Rhuben Raymond Frank and a son, Raymond Frank. She was raised in Germany during the time of Hitler's reign. She married Mr. Frank, a WWII Veteran. Mrs. Frank became a United States citizen.

She is survived by a daughter, Lisa Frank of Sanford; a sister, Inge P. Hess and sister-in-law, Gerda Pracht, both of Germany; granddaughter, Bianka Rhodes Stumpf; and two great-grandchildren, Jude and Cora, all of Sanford.

A private family memorial service will be held at a later date.

Condolences may be made at www.bridgescameronfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements by Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home, Inc.

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JACKIE CLIFTON PERSON

ROBBINS — Jackie Clifton Person, 58, of 109 Brookdale Drive, died Tuesday (6/4/13) at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Knotts Funeral Home.

KATHRYN MILLS RAGAN

SANFORD — Kathryn Mills Ragan, 75, died Tuesday (6/4/13) at her home.

She was born in Wake County on Feb. 28, 1938, to the late Hugh Dixon Mills and Ida Jane Gregory Mills. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a grandson, Anthony Lewis Ragan, and a sister, Hazel Currin Jackson. She was a member of Central Baptist Temple.

She is survived by her husband, Leonard Ray Ragan; two sons, Charles Ray Ragan and wife Becky, and Curtis Dixon Ragan, all of Sanford; daughter, Angela Ragan Jones and husband Jeff of Sanford; sister, Libby Oldham and husband Bill of Broadway; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends today from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home.

Funeral service will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at Central Baptist Temple with the Rev. Mike Oldham officiating. Burial will follow at Antioch Baptist Church in Mamers.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105.

Condolences may be made at www.bridgescameronfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements by Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home, Inc.

KATHRYN LAURA HESTON SCHNEIDER

SANFORD — Kathryn Laura Heston Schneider, 81, died Tuesday (6/4/13) at Central Carolina Hospital.

She was born in Philadelphia, Pa., on May 27, 1932. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Michael Schneider, and a son, Michael John Schneider. She was a homemaker.

She is survived by three sons, John Joseph Schneider and William D. Schneider, both of Sanford, and David F. Schneider of Fayetteville; three daughters, Deborah Abramson of Levittown, Pa., Kathryn Schneider of Trevose, Pa., and Patricia Schneider of Wallace; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home with the Rev. Vernon Riggins officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the memorial service.

Memorials may be made to Church of God of Prophecy, 2277 South Plank Road, Sanford, N.C. 27330.

Condolences may be made at www.bridgescameronfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements by Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home, Inc.

CECIL LYNN BARKER

SANFORD — Funeral service for Cecil Lynn Barker, 60, who died Saturday (6/1/13), was conducted at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Smith Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Garland Smith officiating. Burial with military honors by the U.S. Navy followed at the Sandhills State Veterans Cemetery in Spring Lake.

Justin Harrington was the soloist.

Pallbearers were family and friends.

Arrangements were by Smith Funeral Home of Broadway.

LUCILLE HARRINGTON BUIE

SANFORD — Lucille Buie, 87, of 595 Hickory Dale Lane, died Wednesday (6/5/13) at Central Carolina Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Knotts Funeral Home.