DOBSON — Mr. Raymond William Wilson, 70, of 520 Greene Road, Dobson, passed away Saturday morning, Jan. 27, 2001, at Wake Forest Medical Center in Winston-Salem. Mr. Wilson was born Dec. 22, 1930, in Stokes County to Lindo and Gertie Epperson Wilson. He was a farmer and of the Baptist Faith. He is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Diana Wilson and Brian Collins of Dobson; two sons and daughter-in-law, David Wilson and Mark and Charlie Wilson of Dobson; and eight grandchildren, Kendall Moorefield, Amber Lewis, Megan Lewis, Mark Wilson Jr., Taylor and Jordan Collins and Kayla and Destiny Wilson. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 29 at Cox-Needham Funeral Home in Pilot Mountain conducted by Bro. Don Collins. Interment to follow in the Shoals Baptist Church Cemetery. Family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 28, at Cox-Needham Funeral Home. The Wilson family is being served by the Cox-Needham Funeral Home and Chapel in Pilot Mountain, N.C.
Mrs. Lorena Manaugh Andrew, 82, died Dec. 22 at Arbor Acres. A memorial service celebrating her life will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 2, at Pfafftown Christian Church. Dr. Tom Everton will officiate. Surviving are her husband of almost 60 years, Dan E. Andrew of Brighton Gardens; her two sons, Dr. Ray Hall Andrew and his wife, Dr. Susan Willis, of Winston-Salem, and Dr. John Allan Andrew and his wife, Dr. Lori Andrew, of Leesburg, Va.; one daughter, Lynne Andrew Dickerson and her husband, Francis, of Los Gatos, Calif.; and six grandchildren. The family will receive friends in the church narthex from 5:15 p.m. until service time. Memorials may be made to Pfafftown Christian Church, P.O. Box 130, Pfafftown, NC 27040.
Mrs. Betty Brindisi, 88, of Winston-Salem passed away Saturday, Jan. 27, 2001. She was born to the late Solomon Sarfaty and Esther Halio Sarfaty on Oct. 30, 1912, in Istanbul, Turkey. She was married to Frank Brindisi. He preceded her in death in January 1989. She is survived by two sons, David Sonbert of Winston-Salem and Ted Brindisi of Hazlet, N.J.; and two sisters, Clara Motola of New York, N.Y., and Mollie Blumkin of Holmdel, N.J. Also surviving her are five grandchildren, six great-grand-children and one great-great-grandchild. Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 30, at the Forest Lawn Funeral Home in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Cemetery.
Local arrangements by Vogler & Son’s Reynolda Road Chapel.
Mrs. Marie Almeta Brown of 4644 Walcott St. passed away Friday afternoon at Forsyth Medical Center. She was a lifelong resident of Winston-Salem where she attended the public schools. She was the daughter of the late Sabe Black and Anna Crews Black. Survivors include daughter Mrs. Johnnie M. Glenn, son the Rev. George Hauser (the Rev. Sarah) all of Winston-Salem, sister Mrs. Ollie Hamlin of Winston-Salem, devoted nephew Kelly McQueen (Lillian), 12 grandchildren, and a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Tuesday at Johnson-Howard-Robinson Home of Memory Chapel with Rev. James Linville officiating. Burial will follow in the family plot in Black-Martin Cemetery. The family will receive friends 12:30-1 p.m. Tuesday, 30 minutes before the services. The procession will assemble and leave from the home of the daughter, Mrs. Johnnie M. Glenn of 4661 Indiana Avenue. Johnson-Howard-Robinson Home of Memory.
KING — Mr. Randy Paul Cockerham, 33, of 809 Spainhour Road, King, died Sunday morning, Jan. 28, 2001, at the Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem. Mr. Cockerham was born Feb. 3, 1967, in Surry County to Paul Cockerham and Foye Lee Lowe Cockerham. Surviving are his mother Foye Lee Lowe Cockerham of King; his father Paul Cockerham and wife Judy of King; three sisters and brothers-in-law, Kathy and Jeff Anderson of Mocksville, Denise Cockerham of King and Rhonda and Steve Beaver of Cleveland, N.C., one brother and sister-in-law, Jason and Jessica Lowe of King; one grandmother, Rose Lowe of Mount Airy; two nephews, Caleb Anderson of Mocksville and Cody Beaver of Cleveland, N.C.; one niece, Ally Lowe of King and several aunts and uncles. A memorial service will be held 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 30, at the Moody Funeral Home Chapel in Mount Airy with services conducted by Rev. Ralph Sproles and Lt. Col. James Ingram. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Home Health of Danbury, N.C., or to Independent Living in Winston-Salem, N.C.
Mr. Dallas Harper Dull, 73, of South Peace Haven Road died Jan. 28, 2001, at Forsyth Medical Center. He was born in For-syth County on Sep. 27, 1927, to Ho-bert and Flora Harper Dull. Mr. Dull retired from R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company with over 39 years of service. He was a lifelong faithful member of Lewisville Baptist Church where he served as a Sunday school teacher, a deacon and R.A. Leader. He was loved by everyone. Mr. Dull also loved woodworking. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Hobert Dull. Surviving are wife Betty; one son, Kevin Dull and his wife Michele of Elon; two daughters, Connie Burnham and her husband Dr. Charles Burnham of Henderson and Susan Diane Hair and her husband Bill of Winston-Salem; eight grandchildren, Christo-pher, Carri, Craig, Sara, Matthew, Michael, Jonathan and Michael Thomas; one brother, Jack W. Dull of Lewisville; two sisters, Kathleen Barr of Clemmons and Betty Myers of Advance; and one sister-in-law, Dorothy Dull of Lewisville. A funeral service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 30, at Lewisville Baptist Church with Rev. Jeff Priest and Rev. Dwight Watts officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. Monday at Hayworth-Miller Silas Creek Chapel. Memorials may be made to Lewisville Baptist Church Preschool, 125 Lewisville-Clemmons Road, Lewisville, NC 27023.
Mrs. Marian Davis Ferguson died Jan. 28, 2001. She was born Feb. 23, 1928, to the late Oscar A. and Lillian O. Davis. She was employed at Frank A. Stith Co. for 30 years. She was preceded in death by her husband Haskell '`Hack’‘ E. Ferguson. Two brothers survive her, Troy L. Davis and wife Betty of Pigeon Forge, Tenn., and William R. Davis of Winston-Salem. It was Mrs. Ferguson’s wish to be cremated. A private graveside service will be held at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens at a later date with the Rev. William McKenzie of Pinedale Christian Church officiating. Memorials may be made to Pinedale Christian Church, 3395 Peters Creek Parkway, Winston-Salem, NC 27127. Hayworth-Miller Funeral Home on Silas Creek is handling all arrangements.
HAMPTONVILLE — Mrs. Pauline Allen Graybeal, 80, of Hamptonville died Saturday, Jan. 27, 2001, at North Carolina Baptist Hospital. Mrs. Graybeal was born Jan. 28, 1920, in Ashe County to Robert and Jane Osbourne Allen. Mrs. Graybeal was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and was a member of Mountain View Baptist Church, Hamptonville. Surviving are her husband of 63 years, Charles Evans Graybeal of the home; two daughters, Evelyn Harper of Pennsylvania and Patricia White of Delaware; three grandchildren; two great grandchildren; one sister, Nell Young of Mountain City, Tenn.; and one brother; Bruce Allen of Hamptonville. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 1, at Mountain View Baptist Church by Rev. Tim Tucker. Mrs. Graybeal will lie in state 10:30-11 a.m. Burial will follow the service in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 31, at Gentry Family Funeral Home, 4517 Little Mountain Road, Jonesville. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to Mountain View Baptist Church, 1244 Mountain. View Church Rd., Hamptonville, NC 27020.
Mrs. Suzanne B. Hall, 74, of Clemmons died Saturday night after a brief illness. Mrs. Hall was born and raised in St. Paul, Minn., attended the University of Minnesota and had worked in the law office of Robert Tally for 20 years. She was preceded in death by her husband Don, her son Donnie and her daughter Tracy. She is survived by two grandchildren, Travis Hall of Sacramento, Calif., and Danielle Suzanne Hall of Clemmons. A memorial service will be held 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 30, in the sanctuary of King of Glory Lutheran Church, 2580 Old Glory Road, Clemmons. In lieu of flowers, it is requested that gifts be made to Vests for Life, P.O. Box 34, Clemmons, NC 27012, which provides protective vests for police dogs.
Mrs. Mary Cain Holmes, 72, of Rural Hall died at the Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home in Winston-Salem on Sunday morning, Jan. 28, 2001, following a brief illness. A native of Stokes County, she was born April 16, 1928, to the late William and Ella Joyce Cain. Mrs. Holmes was a member of Poplar Springs Church of Christ. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Garland Oliver Holmes, on Nov. 25, 1992, and by three brothers, Howard, Powell and Bill Cain. Surviving are two sons and daughters-in-law, Jimmy L. Holmes and wife Sharon of King and Bobby Holmes and wife Joyce of Rural Hall; five grandchildren, Lisa Pendleton of Walnut Cove, Travis and Ryan Holmes of Rural Hall and Carla Miller and Chad Holmes of King; two great-grandchildren, Breanna Pendleton and Zachary Miller; and several nieces and nephews. A funeral service will be conducted 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan 30, at Poplar Springs Church of Christ, officiated by Ralph Sproles, Min., and Don Wallace, Min. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. this evening at Hayworth-Miller Funeral Home, Rural Hall Chapel. Memorials may be made to the Poplar Springs Church Building Fund, Hwy. 66 N., King, NC 27021 or Hospice of W-S/For. Co., 1100-C S. Stratford Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27103.