Jamestown - Houston Hiatt Williams, 80, of 709 Fairidge Drive died Oct. 21, 1999, at his residence.
He was born Nov. 18, 1920, in Guilford County, a son of James G. and Madelin Wood Williams. He was a graduate of High Point city schools. He was employed with Thayer Coggins Furniture, retiring in 1986 as production manager. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Army. He enlisted in August 1942 and was honorably discharged in March 1946 as a master sergeant. He received the World War II Victory Medal, Meritorious Unit Award, American Theater Service Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Theater Service Medal with one Bronze Service Star, Phillippine Liberation Service Medal and Good Conduct Medal. He attended DePaul University in Chicago prior to active duty for specialized training in radar technology. He was assigned to the radar maintenance unit as a radar repairman and attained rank of master sergeant. He was a member of Jamestown United Methodist Church, the Austin Fortney Sunday School Class and served on the administrative board. On Nov. 24, 1951, he married Mildred Hutchins, who survives of the home.
Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Melinda W. Moore Adams of Jamestown Village, Mrs. Teresa W. Allred of Greensboro; three sisters, Mrs. William H. (Magdaline) Dillon of Jamestown, Mrs. George (Martha) Baisey and Mrs. Nancy W. Doyle, both of High Point; three brothers, James G. Williams of High Point, W.C. “Bill” Williams of Emporia, Va., and Henry F. Williams of High Point; and three grandchildren, Matthew Hiatt Allred, Dylan Wayne Adams and Delancy Gail Allred.
Funeral will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Jamestown United Methodist Church by Dr. C.M. Worthy and the Rev. Richard Howle. Burial will be in Floral Garden Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 6:30-8:30 p.m. Saturday at Sechrest Funeral Service, E. Lexington Avenue.
Memorials may be directed to Jamestown United Methodist Church, 403 E. Main St., Jamestown, N.C. 27282.
Paul Wood Sr.
High Point - Paul David Wood Sr., 85, formerly of Friddle St., died Oct. 21, 1999, at High Point Care Center following several years of declining health.
He was born May 4, 1914, in High Point, a son of John Franklin and Martha Weaver Wyatt Wood. He retired from Ralph’s Frame Works and was a member of Christ Memorial Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his wife, Leona Hicks Wood; his son, Paul D. Wood Jr.; and his daughter, Norma Jean Wood.
Surviving are three grandchildren, Paula W. Reid of Roanoke, Va., David L. Wood of Charlotte and Misty Wood Pierce of Thomasville; three great-grandchildren, Zachary Pierce and Jordan and Lauren Reid; a sister, Mrs. Juanita McDaniel of High Point; a daughter-in-law, Mrs. Linda Wood Tysinger of High Point; and a son-in-law, Clyde F. Wood Jr. of High Point.
Funeral will be 3 p.m. Saturday at Harold C. Davis Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. Steve Smith. Burial will be in Springfield Friends Cemetery. Visitation will be 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home until the service hour.
Memorials may be directed to Hospice of Forsyth County.
Thomasville - Brandon David Angel, 18, of 1288 Lacy Hepler Road died Oct. 22, 1999, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at J.C. Green & Sons Funeral Home in.
High Point - Mrs. Grace Mabel Ladd Callahan, 89, of 2602 Guyer St., died Oct. 22, 1999, at High Point Regional Hospital.
She was born March 21, 1910, in Kingston, Tenn., a daughter of Robert and Naomi Johnson Ladd. Prior to her retirement, she was secretary/treasurer of Callahan Oil Co. She was a member of Northwood United Methodist Church and the High Point Lady Lions Club.
Surviving are two daughters, Sue Ripple of Thomasville and Mrs. John (Linda) McPherson of Archdale; two grandchildren, Phillip Ray Ripple and Jennifer McPherson; and one step-grandson, Shane McPherson.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Northwood United Methodist Church by the Rev. Jack P. Luther. Burial will be in Guilford Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 7-8:30 tonight at Cumby Family Funeral Service in High Point and other times at the residence of her daughter, Linda McPherson, 114 Daniel Paul Drive, Archdale.
Memorials may be directed to Northwood United Methodist Church, 1602 Eastchester Drive, High Point, N.C. 27265 or to the American Juvenile Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 38966, Greensboro, N.C. 27438.
Thomasville - Miss Mary Magdalene Catlett, 90, of Britthaven of Davidson died Oct. 22, 1999, at Community General Hospital.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Sunday at J.C. Green & Sons Chapel. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service on Sunday.
Thomasville - Kevin Wayne Garner, 16, of 1320 Lacy Hepler Road died Oct. 21, 1999, at Community General Hospital from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Funeral will be 4 p.m. Sunday at J.C. Green & Sons Chapel. Visitation will be 7-9 tonight at the funeral home.
Lexington - Mrs. Wanda Donnaree “Donnie” Koonts Hedrick, 65, of West Eighth Avenue died Oct. 21, 1999, at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem after an illness of six weeks.
Funeral will be 4 p.m. Sunday at Hedrick’s Grove United Church of Christ. Visitation will be 6:30-8:30 tonight at Davidson Funeral Home.
Thomasville - Clay Wilson Livengood, infant son of Lane and Tina Livengood, died Oct. 19, 1999, at High Point Regional Hospital.
Private graveside services were conducted.
J.C. Green & Sons was in charge of arrangements.
Thomasville - Mrs. Ettie Mae Gashaw Logan, 86, of Wesleyan Arms Nursing Center died Oct. 22, 1999, at High Point Regional Hospital.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Cumby Family Funeral Service in High Point.
Kernersville - Mrs. Helen Hedgecock Payne, 76, of 428 Dilworth Road died Oct. 22, 1999, at High Point Regional Hospital.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Sechrest Funeral Service, E. Lexington Avenue.
Lexington - Ira Lee Phillips, 98, of 407 Hoover Drive died at 7:15 a.m. Oct. 22, 1999, at his residence.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Sunday at First Lutheran Church. Visitation will be 7-9 tonight at Davidson Funeral Home.
Lexington - Fred Edward Weaver, 83, of Golden Age, formerly of Welcome-Arcadia Road, died at 4:07 p.m. Oct. 21, 1999, at Golden Age after declining health of eight months.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Davidson Funeral Home, Hickory Tree Chapel. Visitation will be 6:30-8:30 tonight at the funeral home.
Asheboro - Lucinda Irene Southern Cranford, 83, died Friday, Oct. 22, 1999.
A funeral will be held Monday, Oct. 24, at Ridge Funeral Home Chapel in Asheboro.
High Point - Mrs. Ettie Mae Gashaw Logan, 86, of Wesleyan Arms Nursing Center died Oct. 22, 1999, at High Point Regional Hospital.
She was born Oct. 21, 1913, in Houston County, Alabama. A daughter of Whitt and Ada Thomas Gashaw. She was a member of First Wesleyan Church. She served as a Girl Scout Leader for 25 years, was a life member of the Ladies Auxiliary BPOE. 1155. She also had served as a gray lady with the American Red Cross. On Oct. 8, 1938, she married Charlie W. Logan, who survives of the home.
Also surviving is one daughter, Mrs. Mickey (Rebecca) “Becky” Norman of Morehead City, and three grandchildren.
Funeral services were held 11 a.m. Monday at the chapel of Cumby Family Funeral Service in High Point by the Rev. James L. Denny and the Rev. Nelson O. Silver. Entombment was in Oakwood Memorial Park Mausoleum. Visitation was held funeral home 7-9 p.m. Sunday, and other times at the residence of Mr. Logan, 1909-S.N. Centennial St.
Memorials may be directed to the Wesleyan Christian Education Center, 1917 N. Centennial St., High Point, N.C. 27262.
High Point - Mrs. Helen Hedgecock Payne, 76, died Oct. 22, 1999 at High Point Regional Hospital. She died from the results of an automobile accident which occurred on Dec. 5, 1998.
She was born Sept. 18, 1923, in Guilford County. The daughter of Harlan P. Hedgecock and Nellie Davis Hedgecock Stevens. She was a homemaker and for 30 years was an employee Confederate Discount Sales. She was a charter member of Hillcrest Baptist Church and a member of the Dorcus Sunday School Class.
She is survived by a son, John Roger Payne and his wife Rosemary of Kernersville; two daughters, Jean Payne Day and her husband Joe of Greensboro and Debbie Payne of Trinity. She is also survived by her mother Nellie Stevens of Greensboro; her granddaughter, Tammy Ray of Greensboro; six sisters, Mrs. Loiston (Margie) Patton of Newton, Mrs. Ray (Betty) Moore of High Point, Mrs. Al (Peggy) Waters of Myrtle Beach, Mrs. Patsy Pappas of Myrtle Beach, Mrs. Norman (Judy) Foxworth of Greensboro, and Mrs. Tom (Linda) Robinson of High Point. She was predeceased in death by her father and brothers.
Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Sechrest Funeral Service Chapel, E. Lexington Avenue. Burial will be at Abbotts Creek Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the funeral home and other times at the home of their son, Roger, 444 Dilworth Rd., Kernersville, N.C. 27284.
The family wishes to express sincere appreciation to the staff at High Point Regional Hospital and Maryfield Nursing Home for the care and concern given to her since the accident.
High Point - Mr. Charles Davis Royal, 84, of 1619, W. Lexington Ave., died Oct. 23, 1999 at High Point Regional Hospital. Funeral arrangements are pending at Cumby Family Funeral Service in High Point.