VERNON MONROE GILMORE
SANFORD — Vernon Monroe Gilmore, 79, of Sanford, died Tuesday (4/22/14) at his home.
ADAM WILSON HOLDER
SANFORD — Adam Wilson Holder, age 39, of Sanford, NC, died Sunday, April 6, 2014 in Winston-Salem, NC.
ALDA COX HOLMES
FAYETTEVILLE — Alda Cox Holmes, 89, of Fayetteville, died Thursday, April 17, 2014 after a long illness.
FRANCES JEAN LASSITER
SANFORD — Frances Jean Lassiter, 55, of 3101 Parkwood Drive, Sanford, died Thursday (4/17/14) at Genesis Hospice in Siler City. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Knotts Funeral Home.
HERBERT LEE JOHNSON
SANFORD — Herbert Lee Johnson, 71, of 212 Circle Drive, Sanford, died Saturday (4/12/14) at First Health Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst.
ROBERT FRANCIS KELLY
SANFORD — 1st Lieutenant Robert “Bob” Francis Kelly, age 24, of Sanford, NC, died Sunday, April 13, 2014 following an automobile accident.
JOHN WAYLON PORTER SR.
LILLINGTON — John Waylon Porter Sr., 79, went to be with our Lord and Savior Tuesday, April 15, 2014.
OBIT EUGENE WATSON
SANFORD — Obie Eugene Watson, age 89, of Sanford, N.C., died Sunday, April 13, 2014 at his home.
MARY ELLEN GURLEY DOWDY
SANFORD — Funeral service for Mary Ellen Gurley Dowdy, 86, of Myrtle Beach, S.C., formerly of Sanford, who died Sunday (4/6/14), was held Thursday at 2 p.m. at Turner's Chapel Church with the Rev. Milton Wilder and Dr. Gary McCollough officiating.
CONEY ISLAND, N.Y. — Everett Copelin, 75, of Coney Island, N.Y., died Tuesday (4/8/14) at his home.
FAYETTEVILLE — Evelyn Watson, 80, of 1881 Gola Drive, Fayetteville, died Friday (4/4/14).
MARY ELLEN GURLEY DOWDY
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — Mrs. Mary Ellen Gurley Dowdy, age 86, of Myrtle Beach, S.C., formerly of Sanford, N.C., died Sunday, April 6, 2014 at Grand Strand Medical Center.
NANCY CAROLYN HORNER HULIN
CAROLINA BEACH — Nancy Carolyn Horner Hulin, age 87, of Carolina Beach, NC, previously of Sanford, NC, passed away on April 3, 2014 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice Life Center from complications following a stroke.
NATHAN EDWARD PASCHAL
SANFORD — Nathan Edward “Ed” Paschal, 81, of Sanford, passed away Wednesday, April 2, 2014.
DAVID EUGENE LAIN
SOUTHERN PINES — Lieutenant Colonel David Eugene Lain USA, Ret., 85, of Southern Pines, died Tuesday (4/1/14) at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst.
RICHARD WADE LANGLEY JR.
SANFORD — Staff Sgt. Richard Wade Langley Jr., 31, of Sanford, died Sunday (3/30/14) at his home. Arrangements are incomplete at this time but will be announced by Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home.
PAULINE MOORE MORRISON
SANORD — Funeral service for Pauline Moore Morrison, 88, of Aberdeen, formerly of Sanford, who died Friday (3/28/14), was held at 11 a.m. Monday at Ephesus Baptist Church by the Rev. Dr. David Boroughs, the Rev. Dr. J. Billy Graham and the Rev. Robert Morrison Jr. Burial followed at 2 p.m. at the Montlawn Memorial Park in Raleigh.
ROBERT JACKSON WILKIE
GOLDSTON — Robert Jackson (Jack) Wilkie, 83, of 3078 Roberts Chapel Road, Goldston, died Thursday, March 27, 2014 at his residence.
ELLEN MOSELEY SIKES
LILLINGTON — Mrs. Ellen Moseley Sikes, beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, entered into rest on Wednesday, March 26, 2014.
LAKE OKEECHOBEE, Fla. — Sherwood Thomas, 86, of Lake Okeechobee, Fla., formerly of Sanford, died Friday (4/12/13) at the Hospice of Okeechobee.