Lexington - Mrs. Rheba Sink Rains, 94, of Mt. Vista Health Park, formerly of Williams Circle, died at 1:15 a.m. April 11, 2000, at Mt. Vista Health Park in Denton.
Graveside service will be 11 a.m. today at Forest Hill Memorial Park Mausoleum. Visitation will be after the service.
Lexington - Billy Jacob Trexler, 70, of 201 Cow Palace Road died April 10, 2000.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday at North Lexington Baptist Church. Visitation will be 6:30-8:30 tonight at Piedmont Funeral Home.
Randleman - Sidney Franklin Turner, 69, died April 10, 2000, in Randolph Hospital, Asheboro.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday in Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 7-9 tonight at Pugh Funeral Home.
High Point - Paul Vuncannon, 84, of Woodrow Avenue died April 10, 2000, at High Point Regional Hospital following a week of hospitalization.
He was born in High Point, Nov. 3, 1915, a son of Arthur and Ora Mae Gibson Vuncannon. He was a retired truck driver with J.P. Stevens and a member of Lexington Avenue Baptist Church. He was married to Kathryn Pat Mowery Vuncannon, who preceded him in death April 27, 1996.
Surviving are two sons, Ken Vuncannon of High Point and Don Hooper of Bonita Spring, Fla.; five grandchildren, Kenny Paul Vuncannon, Debra Hooper, Donna Knox, Randall Hooper and Darlene Tharrington.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Friday at Harold C. Davis Funeral Chapel by the Rev. Darrell Greene. Burial will be in Floral Garden Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Denton - Ned Hastings Weavil, 76, of 1124 Garner Drive died April 10, 2000, at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem.
He was born Nov. 4, 1923, in Davidson County, a son of Ernest Edgar and Vada Hastings Weavil. He was a retired sheet metal mechanic. He was a member of New Jerusalem United Church of Christ, where he served as an elder and on the cemetery committee. He was a World War II veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, where he was presented the Bronze Star medal for heroic service and also received a Purple Heart. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Clewell Weavil and Robert Weavil.
Surviving are his wife, Margie S. Weavil of the residence; a son, Ned H. Weavil and his wife, Patty, of Harrisburg; a grandchild, Madison Weavil; two brothers, Bruce Weavil of High Point and James Weavil of Bermuda Run; and four sisters, Margaret Payne and Juanita Kelly, both of Winston-Salem, Helen Starnes of High Point and Betty Doub of Lewisville.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday at New Jerusalem United Church of Christ by the Rev. Raymond Craven. Burial will be in Mountain View Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Visitation will be 6:30-8:30 tonight at Briggs Funeral Home and other times at the residence.
Memorials may be directed to New Jerusalem United Church of Christ, c/o Rev. Raymond Craven, 4104 Jerusalem Road, Lexington, N.C. 27292 or Nazareth Children's Home Scholarship Fund, c/o Darlene Edwards, 4297 Jim Beard Road, Maiden, N.C. 28650.
Salisbury - Mrs. Lakey Mae Southern Whitley died April 8, 2000, in Chattanooga, Tenn.
She was a native of Kernersville and a daughter of Lindsey and Maggie Sue Lovings Southern, who preceded her in death. She was a former resident of High Point and was of the Protestant faith. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dock Sherman Whitely, in 1966; two sons, Gary Wayne Whitley and Jimmy Sherman Whitley; and her daughter, Jacquelyn Mae Whitley.
Surviving are two sons, Robert Darrell Whitley of Salisbury and Jack Ray Whitley of Athens, Tenn.; two daughters, Betty Joyce Myers and Nancy Ann Brown, both of Riceville, Tenn.; 15 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Tuesday by the Rev. Elbert Ellis. Burial was in McMinn Memory Gardens.
Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home, Athens, Tenn. was in charge of arrangements.
Trinity - Mrs. Lula Marsh Albertson, 100, formerly of 4722 Meadowbrook Road, died April 11, 2000, at GrayBrier Nursing and Retirement Center.
She was born Oct. 1, 1899, in Randolph County, a daughter of William Clark and Agusta Myers Marsh. She was a resident of Trinity most of her life. She had been employed by Silver Knit Hosiery Co. and retired from Triangle Hosiery Co. She was a member of Hopewell United Methodist Church, where she served as a Sunday school teacher in the children's department for 40 years and also was active in United Methodist Women of the church. In April 1978 she married Vernie Howard Albertson, who preceded her in death in June 1978. She also was preceded in death by two sons, William Howard Albertson and John Walter Albertson.
Surviving are a son, Basil E. Albertson Sr. of 5724 Ronniedale Road, Trinity; a daughter, Mrs. Ruth Johnson of 4020 W. Friendly Ave., Greensboro; a sister, Mrs. Carrie Stout of Thomasville; nine grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Friday at the chapel of Cumby Family Funeral Service, Archdale, by the Rev. Chris Bennett and the Rev. Robert Witty. Burial will be in Hopewell United Methodist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be 7-8:30 tonight at the funeral home and other times at the residence of her grandson, Ronnie Albertson, 5377 Albertson Farm Road.
Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
Memorials may be directed to Hopewell United Methodist Church Building Fund, 4512 Hopewell Church Road, Trinity, N.C. 27370.
Trinity - Frank Jenkins Anthony, 88, of 3611 Old Tobacco Road died April 12, 2000, at High Point Regional Hospital.
Arrangements are pending at Cumby Family Funeral Service, Archdale.
Denton - Walter Loyd Cagle, 75, died April 12, 2000.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Ridge Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be 7-9 tonight at the funeral home.
High Point - Zed 'Buster' Campbell, 63, died April 12, 2000, at High Point Regional Hospital after a lengthy illness.
Funeral arrangements is incomplete at Harold C. Davis Funeral Home.
Thomasville - Mrs. Rebecca Stone Harrison Cannon, 76, of 612 Duke St., died April 12, 2000, at Community General Hospital.
She was born Jan. 2, 1924, in Davidson County, a daughter of Belvin W. and Ethel Darr Stone. She was a retired loan officer with NCNB, after 37 years of service. She was a member of Memorial United Methodist Church, the Ladies Bible Class, Circle #2, United Methodist Women and a volunteer receptionist with the church. She was a past worthy matron of the Thomasville Order of the Eastern Star, receiving her 50 year pin. She also was a member of the Talley Card Club. On Oct. 4, 1986, she married Robert 'Bud' Cannon, who survives of the residence.
Also surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Bill (Beverly) Clinard of N. Myrtle Beach, S.C.; two sons, J. Richard Harrison and his wife, Jane, of Gastonia and Steve L. Harrison and his wife, Susan, of Thomasville; a stepdaughter, Mrs. Ronnie (Beth) Prevette of Archdale; a stepson, David Cannon and his wife, Phyllis, of Asheboro; a sister, Mrs. Frances Coutchure of Mebane; four brothers, Donald E. Stone of Greensboro, Ralph M. Stone and Joe C. Stone, both of Thomasville and Charles E. Stone of Lexington; 11 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Memorial United Methodist Church by the Rev. Kyles Y. Wallace, the Rev. Peggy Finch and the Rev. Wilbur A. Jarrett. Burial will be in Holly Hill Memorial Park Cemetery. The body will be at J.C. Green & Sons Funeral home until 30 minutes prior to the service. Visitation will be 7-9 tonight at the funeral home and other times at the residence.
Memorials may be directed to Memorial United Methodist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 428, Thomasville, N.C. 27361.
Pallbearers will be Tom Harrison, Ben Harrison, Scott Harrison, Brad Stone, Jeff Stone, David Ochoa, Brian Prevette and Randy Chase. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Thomasville Order of the Eastern Star and are asked to meet at the church by 1:40 p.m.
Lexington - Leland Eugene Cottrell, 91, formerly of Lexington, died at 9:36 a.m. April 14, 2000, at Moses Cone Hospital.
Memorial service will be 2 p.m. Friday at First Lutheran Church. Visitation will be after the service.
Davidson Funeral Home, Lexington, is in charge of arrangements.