Mrs. Maude Miller Auman, 96, of 2898 Bronzie Lawson Road died Aug. 22, 2000, at High Point Regional Hospital.
She was born May 18, 1904, in Randolph County, a daughter of Jacob and Jane Johnson Miller. She was a resident of Randolph County the majority of her life. She taught school in the Randolph County Public School System and was later employed by Adams Millis Hosiery. She was a member of Archdale United Methodist Church, the Susanna Wesley Sunday School Class and the adult Bible class. She married Walter A. Clodfelter Sr., who preceded her in death in 1936. She later married Lester W. Auman Sr., who also preceded her in death in 1984.
Surviving are two sons, Walter A. Clodfelter Jr. of Chapel Hill and Lester W. Auman Jr. of Winston-Salem; a sister, Mrs. Zelma Miller Winfield of Washington, N.C.; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at the chapel of Cumby Family Funeral Service, Archdale, by the Rev. Harold Shives. Burial will be in Randolph Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 7-8:30 tonight at the funeral home.
Members of the adult Bible class will serve as honorary pallbearers.
Memorials may be directed to Archdale United Methodist Church, Building Fund, 11543 N. Main St., Archdale, N.C. 27263.
Charles Phillips Dennis, 74, of 335 Blackberry Road died Aug. 23, 2000, at High Point Regional Hospital.
He was born Aug. 23, 1926, in Davidson County, a son of Kenneth Alex and Fanny Jane Cashatt Dennis. He was a lifelong resident of Devidson County. He was a U.S. Navy veteran, having served during World War II. He was of the Baptist faith. He was founder and former owner and operator of Cedar Lodge Market. On July 19, 1947, he married Miss Mildred Hall, who survives of the residence.
Also surviving are two sons, Danny Dennis and his wife, Conni, and Mike Dennis and his wife, Susan, both of Thomasville; a sister, Mrs. Onnie Kennedy of Falls Church, Va.; a brother, Lonnie Dennis of Wilmington; four grandchildren, Alex Dennis, Scotty Dennis, Matt Dennis and John Dennis; and two great-grandchildren, Tyler Dennis and Haley Dennis.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at J.C. Green & Sons Chapel by the Rev. Gary Myers. Burial will be in Holly Hill Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 6:30-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home and other times at the residence.
Memorials may be directed to the American Heart Association, 202 Centreport Drive, Suite 100, Greensboro, N.C. 27409.
Ernest Jobe Hines, 92, of 2305 Friends Ave. died Aug. 22, 2000, at High Point Regional Hospital.
He was born March 23, 1908, in Guilford County, a son of Solomon Luther and Elizabeth Montsinger Hines. He retired in 1974 with 39 years of service from Clarendon Furniture.
Surviving are two sisters, Miss Alberta Hines of Davidson County and Mrs. Essie Williams of Denton; and a brother Delbert Charlie Hines of Archdale.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Sechrest Chapel, High Point, by the Rev. Bob Metters. Burial will be in Floral Garden Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 7-8:30 tonight at the funeral home.
Jimmy Garland Kepley, 55, of Turner Road died at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 22, 2000, at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. today at Davidson Funeral Home Lexington Chapel. Visitation will be at the residence.
Mrs. Leola Gertrude Wood McLeod, 91, died Aug. 22, 2000.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Friday at Grace Untied Methodist Church. Visitation will be 7-8:30 tonight at Ridge Funeral Home.
Mrs. Cathern Eller Ensley Murphy, 83, of Old Thomasville Road died at 10:30 a.m. Aug. 23, 2000 at Meadowbrook Manor in Clemmons.
She was born March 16, 1917, in Davidson County, a daughter of George Washington Ensley and Glennie Jones Ensley. She attended Hasty High School and retired from Thomasville Furniture Industries She was a member of Bethany United Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Clifton Murphy Sr. on Aug. 7, 1972; three brothers, G.W. Ensley, Grady Ensley and Coy Ensley; and five sisters, Geneva Campbell, Arlene Whitaker, Lula Hilton, Nona Everhart and Mamie Morris.
Surviving are a son, Clifton Murphy Jr. and his wife, Harriette, of Lexington; a daughter, Patricia Nifong and her husband, Jasper, of Winston-Salem; three grandchildren, Dodd Nifong and his wife, Shayne, Tammy Beck and her husband, Christopher, and Christie Perrell and her husband, Jeffrey; four great-grandchildren, Ryan Nifong, Forrest Nifong, Belle Nifong and Morgan Beck; two sisters, Lucy Lamb and her husband, Paul, and Alma Everhart, both of Thomasville.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Bethany United Church of Christ by the Rev. Robert Thurston and the Rev. Banks Shepherd. Burial will be in Bethany UCC Cemetery. Visitation will be 7-9 tonight at Davidson Funeral Home-Hickory Tree Chapel and other times at the residence of Patricia and Jasper Nifong, 1208 Hickory Tree Road.
Memorials may be directed to Bethany United Church of Christ, 1066 Bethany Church Road, Winston-Salem, N.C. 27107 or to the donor's favorite charity.
Mrs. Magdalene Grainger Rhodes, 67, of 102-A Bish Court died Aug. 22, 2000, at Britthaven of Davidson.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at J.C. Green & Sons Chapel. Visitation will be 7-9 tonight at the funeral home.
Mrs. Cora Macon Auman, 95, of 606 N. Rotary Drive died Aug. 24, 2000, at High Point Regional Hospital after an extended illness.
Arrangements are pending at Cumby Family Funeral Service, High Point.
Josh Baskin Sr.
Josh Baskin Sr. of 515 Flint St. died Aug. 24, 2000, at High Point Regional Hospital.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Hargett-Gilmore Funeral Service.
Mrs. Ruth LaMarr Isenhour, 84, died Aug. 24, 2000, at High Point Regional Hospital.
Private memorial service will be held today at Harold C. Davis Funeral Home.
Memorials may be directed to the charity of the donor's choice.
Lonnie Branson Saunders, 87, formerly of Candor-Troy Road, died Aug. 23, 2000, at St. Joseph Health Center.
He was a native of Montgomery County and a retired carpenter. He was preceded in death by his wife, Doris Parsons Saunders.
Surviving are a daughter, Dianne Byrd of Pinebluff; three sons, Douglas Saunders of Candor, Darrell Saunders of Trinity and Dwight Saunders of Asheboro; a sister, Alma Lemmons of Greensboro; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Flint Hill Baptist Church, Robbins, by the Rev. William Hancock and the Rev. Russell Chrisco. Burial will be in Biscoe Cemetery. Visitation will be 7-9 tonight at Phillips Funeral Home, Star.
Memorials may be directed to Flint Hill Baptist Church, 963 Flint Hill Church Road, Robbins, N.C. 27325.
Harry Eldridge Scofield, 70, of 3620 Grindstaff Ave. died Aug. 24, 2000, at his residence after a long illness.
He was born Aug. 12, 1930, a son of Harry Eugene and Helen Gow Scofield. He was educated in the Clifton public schools system in New Jersey. He graduated from William Patterson College and Seton Hall University. He was a U.S. Navy veteran, having served from 1951 to 1954 at Parris Island, S.C., and aboard the USS Briareus. He was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in High Point and several educational associations.
He taught in the Andover and the Jefferson public school systems in N.J. He retired in 1992 as a guidance counselor and student activities coordinator at Sussex County Vocational-Technical School in Sparta, N. J. He also coached several high school sports teams.
Upon his retirement, he was honored by the Sussex County Vocational-Technical School Board of Education with dedication of the Harry E. Scofield Baseball Field.
Surviving are his wife of 44 years, Lillian Scofield; his four daughters, Jerri-Lynn Scofield and her husband, Stephen Blacklocks, of Brooklyn, N.Y., Judi-Ellen Casterline and her husband, Lawrence, of High Point, Susan Schneider and her husband, James, of Sparta and Barbara Masi and her husband, Gary, of High Point; his son, Thomas Scofield of Charlotte; and six grandchildren, Erik Casterline, Courtney Casterline, Lindsay Masi, Brooke Masi, MacKenzie Schneider and Joseph Schneider; his brothers, Robert Scofield and his wife, Olga, of Winston-Salem and Donald Scofield and his wife, Gwendolyn, of Pinnacle; and his sister, Luellen Hin and her husband, George, of Milford, Pa.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 11 a.m. Saturday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church by Father John J. Kelly, OSFS. Burial will be in Guilford Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 7-8:30 tonight at Sechrest Funeral Home, High Point. A prayer service will be said 7 p.m. tonight at the funeral home. A memorial service also will be conducted in Sussex County, N.J., at a later date.
Memorials may be directed to the Harry E. Scofield Scholarship Fund, c/o Mr. Drew Arvary, Sussex County Vocational Technical School, 105 N. Church Road, Sparta, N. J., 07871.
Percil Shepard Jr.
Percil Bryant Shepard Jr., 60, of 108 Armstrong Lane died Aug. 24, 2000, at the V.A. Medical Center in Durham.
Funeral arrangements are pending at Cumby Family Funeral Service, Archdale.
Mrs. Sylvia Ann Ward Turner, formerly of Thomasville, went to be with her Lord Aug. 24, 2000.
She was born Nov. 9, 1909, in Nakina, a daughter of John Kelly Ward and Frances Ward, who both preceded her in death. She also was preceded in death by her husband, Jim Turner. She spent the past precious years in the residence of her daughter, Doshie Ann Justice. She was a loving mother.
Surviving are her five daughters, Mary Frances Keziah and her husband, John, of Charlotte, Doshie Ann Justice, Jennette English and her husband, Ray, Pearl Burton and her husband, Erbie, all of Wilmington and Diane Turner of Thomasville; two sons, Richard Ward of Wilmington and Roy Turner and his wife, Deloise, of Thomasville; 17 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Andrews Mortuary Market Street Chapel. Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Sunday in Floral Garden Park Cemetery, High Point. Visitation will be 7-8 p.m. tonight at the funeral home.