MARY ANN BROWN LANIER
SANFORD — Mary Ann (Peggy) Brown Lanier (78) of Sanford died on April 30, 2014.
RUTH HENDERSON BRYAN
BROADWAY — Mrs. Ruth Henderson Bryan, age 86, of Broadway, NC died Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at Central Carolina Hospital.
BEVELYN MCAULEY STEPHENS
SANFORD — Bevelyn McAuley Stephens, 90, of Sanford passed away Saturday, April 26, 2014.
RUTH ANNE COVERT THOMAS
SANFORD — Ruth Anne Covert Thomas, age 95, passed away on Saturday, April 26, 2014.
MURIEL DEAN TRIPLETT FARRISSEY
SANFORD — Muriel Dean Triplett Farrissey, age 81, of Sanford, N.C., passed away peacefully Thursday, April 24, 2014 at the UNC Women's Hospital surrounded by family.
DORIS SMITH MITCHELL
SANFORD — Doris Smith Mitchell, 59, of 1537 Winslow Drive, Sanford, died Wednesday (4/16/14).
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.