RALEIGH -- Nancy Broadway Felts, 64, formerly of Mocksville, passed away Wednesday, September 8, 1999 at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh, N.C. Mrs. Felts was born April 6, 1935 in Wilkes County to the late Clyde Nathaniel and Mate Lecta Broadway. She was preceded in death by one brother J.C. Broadway. She retired in 1971 from Hanes Knitwear, where she worked in the knitting department for more than 20 years. She was also an accomplished pianist and was honored numerous times as hostess of the year for the state or West Virginia. She was very much loved and appreciated by her family and all that knew her and will be greatly missed. mr. Flets is survived by two brothers, Odell Broadway of Chattanooga, Tenn. and Fred Broadway of Mocksville, N.C. and one sister, Edith Ray Broadway Carter of East Bend, N.C. The family received friends from 7-9 p.m. Friday, September 10, 1999 at Davie Funeral Service Chapel. Funeral services were held Saturday, September 11, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. at Daive Funeral Service Chapel. The Rev. Aaron Carter officiated. Burial followed the service at Legion Memorial Cemetery in Cooleemee, N.C. Davie Funeral Service, LLC 416 Valley Rd., Mocksville, N.C. 27028 served the Broadway family.
Lois C. Gledhill, 78, of Winston-Salem, died September 12, 1999 at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center. She had worked as nursing supervisor in various nursing homes in New York and North Carolina. She was a member of First Christian Church and was active in the Out of Sight Group. Survivors include her husband, James T. Gledhill; a daughter, Judy Watson of Whitehall, Pa.; three sons, James Gledhill II of Winston-Salem, John Gledhill of Patchogue, N.Y., and Robert Gledhill of Wantaugh, N.Y.; ten grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at 11:30 a.m. today at First Christian Church. A graveside service will be held October 9, 1999 in Riegelsville, Pa. Memorials may be made to the Out of Sight Group, c/o Lydia Gilbert, 1305 Fairfield Drive, Winston-Salem, N.C. 27127.
WILSON -- Laura C. Guilford, 72, died Saturday. Funeral services will be Tuesday, 11:00 a.m. at First United Methodist Church in Wilson, N.C. Among the survivors is a daughter, Marjorie Guilford of Winston-Salem. Arrangements by Thomas-Yelverton Co., Wilson.
EAST BEND -- Mrs. Michelle Ricardson Manning, 21, of East Bend, N.C. died Sunday, September 12, 1999. She was born January 18, 1978 in Forsyth County to Olin C. and Joann Myers Richardson. She was a beloved wife and mother. Surviving are her husband, Richard Paul Manning; one son, Richard Paul ''P.J.'' Manning II both of the home; her mother, JoAnn Richardson of Yadkin County; her father, Olin C. Richardson of Yadkin County; one brother, Matt Richardson; grandparents, Charlie and Darlene Myers of Winston-Salem and Helen White of Greensboro; her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Michael and Kathy Bowen of Lexington; two aunts, Marie Myers and Debrah Myers; and one nephew, Bailey Alexander Livingston. Funeral services will be 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at Pleasant Fork Baptist Church with Dr. Joe Long officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at Hayworth-Miller Silas Creek Chapel.
ADVANCE -- Evelyn Baker Orr of Bermuda Village, Advance, N.C., died September 11, 1999. She was born in Thomasville, N.C., the daughter of Nell Harris and William Baker. She graduated from Duke University and was married in 1939 to George Orr, Jr., a former Winston-Salem resident who died in 1985. She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. James Orr Pierotti of Memphis, Tenn. and four step-grandchildren. The Orrs, who lived in Naples, Florida for many years, were active in many organizatins there. Mrs. Orr was on the Board of Planned Parenthood and the Board of Voters League of Collier County. She belonged to Trinity by the Cove Episcopal Church, the Royal Poinciana Golf and Country Club, and the Roaring Gap Club of Roaring Gap, North Carolina, where they were summer residents. A private graveside service will be held at Trinity by the Cove Episcopal Church in Naples, Florida. Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor's choice. Vogler and Sons Funeral Homes, Clemmons Chapel, is serving the Orr family.
NORTH WILKESBORO -- Mr. Andrew Ray Pardue, 79, of Rock Creek Road, North Wilkesboro, died Monday, September 13, 1999 at Wilkes Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. at Rock Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Linwood Campbell, the Rev. Roger Tilley, and the Rev. Wade Ivy officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Mr. Pardue was born February 14, 1920 in Wilkes County to Andrew Cary and Rebecca Mae Dowell Pardue. He was a foreman at Foster-Sturdivant Construction Company and was a member of Rock Creek Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Margaret Pardue of the home; one daughter, Carol Bryant of North Wilkesboro; one son, Michael Ray Pardue of North Wilkesboro; four sisters, Mildred Tharpe of Roaring River, Maxie Royal of Hamptonville, N.C.; Pat Johnson of Eutawville, S.C., and Jessie Lee Ester of Taylorsville; and three grandchildren. The family will receive friends at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home tonight from 6:30 until 8:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Wilkes Developmental Day School, 1021 Welborn Avenue, Wilkesboro, N.C. 28697 or to Rock Creek Baptist Church, of 1954 Rock Creek Road, North Wilkesboro, N.C. 28659.
HIGH POINT -- Mrs. Sylvia Watson Porter, 75, of 3951 Johnson St., died September 12, 1999 at her residence. She was born March 11, 1924 in Mintonville, Ky. the daughter of Winford Alister and Ruth Hughes Watson. She had been a resident of High Point for twenty-four years and was a homemaker. On April 20, 1946 she married and is survived by Bobby P. Porter of the home. Also surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Rebecca A. Bess and her husband, Rev. Walter Bess of Fairfax, Calif. and Mrs. Cynthia L. Price and her husband, Jim of High Point; a son, John M. Porter of Greensboro; two sisters, Mrs. Cleta Callahan of Cincinnati, Ohio and Mrs. Peggy Snyder of Science Hill, Ky.; and two grandchildren, Erik Price and Matthew Price. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Friday at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home Chapel in Science Hill, Ky. Burial will be at Valley Oak Cemetery in Argyle, Ky. Visitation will be from 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Sechrest Funeral Home in High Point, N.C. and one hour before the service in Science Hill, Ky. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Gideons International, P.O. Box 5275, High Point, N.C. 27262. Sechrest Funeral Service in High Point is in charge of local arrangements.
Mr. Dupont Newton Prior, 84, passed away on Sunday, September 12, 1999 at Yadkinville Nursing Center. Mr. Prior was born on October 21, 1914 in Calhoun Falls, South Carolina to Willie Wallace and Effie Savannah Carter Prior. There will be a graveside service conducted at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 15, 1999 at Forsyth Memorial Park Cemetery by Dr. Cecil Cave, Jr., Rev. Danny Prior, and Rev. Tim Gammons. Mr. Prior spent most of his life in Winston-Salem and was a member of Mineral Springs Baptist Church. He had worked with the Boy Scouts of America through the Old Hickory Council. Survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Jerry Alexander of Winston-Salem; five grandchildren; and twelve great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 14, 1999 at Vogler & Sons Reynolda Chapel. The family asks that memorials be made to Mineral Springs Baptist Church Radio Ministries, 3733 Ogburn Avenue, Winston-Salem, N.C. 27105.
Mr. Mark Douglas Reaves, 45, died Sunday, Septmeber 12, 1999 at his mother's home on Sylvia St. He had been a resident of Jack and Jeannie's Family Care Home in Walkertown. He was born January 6, 1954 to Daniel M. and Pearl Gilmore Reaves. Mr. Reaves was a member of Northwest Baptist Church and was a graduate of R.J. Reynolds High School in 1972. He attended Chowan College and received an Associate Degree from Forsyth Technical Community College. He participated in the Sister Program in 1971 in Bucaramanga Columbia, South America as a Spanish Exchange Student. He was preceded in death by his father in 1987. Surviving are his mother, Mrs. Pearl Reaves of the home; one sister, Shirley Reaves Prince and husband, Jimmy of High Point; four brothers, Danny M. Reaves and wife, Vicky of Winston-Salem, Brad P. Reaves and wife, Anne of Greensboro, Allen D. Reaves and wife, Carmen of El Cerrito, California, and Rick G. Reaves and wife, Patrice of Greensboro; two nephews; and five nieces. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at Hayworth-Miller Silas Creek Chapel with Dr. Jeff Roberts officiating. Burial will follow in Parklawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Northwest Baptist Church, Elevator Fund, 407 Petree Rd., Winston-Salem, N.C. 27106 or to Hospice of Winston-Salem/Forsyth County, 1100-C S. Stratford Rd., Winston-Salem, N.C. 27103.
Mr. Daniel Ferdinand Reynolds, 90, of 718 Westover Avenue, died Sunday, September 12, 1999 at Forsyth Medical Center. Mr. Reynolds was born October 4, 1908 in Winston-Salem to Lamb Archibald and Bessie Binkley Reynolds. He was secretary of L.A. Reynolds Company and general manager of the Nursery and Landscape Department for 30 years. He was president of ReyNol, Inc., which was a real estate holding corporation and vice-president of Reynolds Construction. He served as president of the North Carolina Nurserymen's Association and the Winston-Salem Lions Club. He was also past president of the Southern Nursery Association. Other memberships include the Forsyth Country Club, Twin City Club, and Seven Devils Resort Club. He was a member of Centenary United Methodist Church and a WWII Veteran serving in the U.S. Marines. In addition to his memberships, Mr. Reynolds was an avid golfer and fisherman. He was preceded in death by his wife, Rosemary Toner Reynolds and three brothers, Frank T. Reynolds, Galloway G. Reynolds, and Tom Reynolds. Surviving are one daughter, Robin Reynolds of the residence; one son, Peter A. Reynolds and wife, Judith of Corvallis, Montana; one sister, Ruth Hartle of Lewisville; and two brothers, Herbert Reynolds and wife, Pat of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. A Memorial Service will be held Wednesday, September 15, 1999 at 11:00 a.m. in Centenary United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends in the church parlor following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Centenary United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 658, Winston-Salem, N.C. 27102. (Vogler & Sons Main Street)