Mrs. Fannye Friedman, 92, of Montlieu Ave. died Oct. 5, 2000, at Evergreens Nursing Home after a short illness.
She was born May 15, 1908, in Baltimore, a daughter of Jennie and Hyman Yankeloff. On Aug. 15, 1928, she married Max Friedman who preceded her in death after 50 years of marriage. She and her husband moved to Winston-Salem soon after their marriage and then to High Point in 1932. She was among the early families in B'nai Israel Synagogue, active in the Ladies Auxiliary and the Council of Jewish Women. She will be remembered by many in High Point, along with her husband and son, Stanley, as owners and operators of the downtown Friedman's Fashions Ladies' Ready To Wear Store for many years. She also was preceded in death by her younger brother, Louis Yankeloff.
Surviving are a brother, Julius Yankeloff; two sons, Paul and Stanley Friedman; five grandchildren, Geri Weldy, David Friedman, Mark Friedman, Janice Friedman and Michael Friedman; three great-grandchildren, Jessica Weldy, Sarah Fischer, Michael Weldy; and many cousins.
Graveside service will be 11 a.m. in Hebrew Cemetery on the Old U.S. 311 today by Rabbi Jerome Fox.
Memorials may be directed to B'nai Israel Synagogue, 1207 Kensington Drive, High Point, N.C. 27262 or to Evergreens Nursing Home, 206 Greensboro Road, High Point, N.C. 27260 or to the charity of the donor's choice.
Sechrest Funeral Home, 1301 E. Lexington Ave., High Point, is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Naomi Lee Shives Marsh, 62, of 320 Hazel Ave. died Oct. 4, 2000, at High Point Regional Hospital.
She was born April 22, 1938, in Guilford County, a daughter of W.R. and Vialee Whitfield Shives. She was a resident of the Archdale-Trinity vicinity the majority of her life. She had been employed by W&J Rives Inc. and a member of Burton Street Missionary Methodist Church in High Point. On Aug. 10, 1963, she married Bobby Marsh who survives of the residence.
Also surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Tammy Moore and her husband, Daniel, and Mrs. Sandra Phillips and her husband, Jeff, all of Archdale; a son, Barry Marsh and his wife, Sherri, of Thomasville; her mother, Vialee Moore of Thomasville; six grandchildren, Christopher Shook, Sam Moore, Jennifer Todd, Lee Phillips, Jared Marsh and Heather Austin; her grandmother, Mrs. Maggie Whitfield of Thomasville; a sister, Mrs. Shirley Millikan of High Point; and two brothers, Darrell Shives and Roby Shives, both of High Point.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Burton Street Missionary Methodist Church by the Rev. Jeff Burton and Barry Marsh. Burial will be in Floral Garden Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 7-9 tonight at Cumby Family Funeral Service, Archdale.
Memorials may be directed to Burton Street Missionary Methodist Church, 1309 Burton St., High Point, N.C. 27260.
Pamela Dean Everhart Kepley, 50, of Beechwood Drive died at 12:20 p.m. Oct. 5, 2000, at her residence after declining health of six months.
She was born Sept. 23, 1950, a daughter of James W. and Ruby H. Everhart. She was a design consultant with Willow Creek Mirror Co. and a member of First Reformed United Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her son, Kristian Clinard July 11, 1998.
Surviving are her husband, A. Scott Kepley of the residence; a son, Kyle Kepley of Raleigh; a daughter, Kelli Kepley of the residence; and a sister, Jamie Everhart of Lexington.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at First Reformed United Church of Christ by the Rev. Mike Hooper. Burial will be in Forest Hill Memorial Park. Visitation will be 6-8 tonight at Davidson Funeral Home and other times at the residence.
Memorials may be directed to Hospice of Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, 1110-C S. Stratford Road, Winston-Salem, N.C. 27103 or First Reformed United Church of Christ, 104 E. Center St., Lexington, N.C. 27292 or Davidson County Cancer Services, 503 W. Center St., Lexington, N.C. 27292.
David Lee Peele, infant son of Daniel Keith Peele and Megan Annette Edwards, died Oct. 4, 2000, at Brenner Children's Hospital.
Graveside service will be 2 p.m. Friday in Marlboro Friends Meeting Cemetery.
Phillip Larry Warner, 59, of 1610 Grantham Drive died Oct. 4, 2000, at High Point Regional Hospital. he had been in declining health since May.
He was born Feb. 24, 1941, in Randolph County, a son of Ray and Elma Frazier Warner who both preceded him in death. He was a resident of High Point the majority of his life and an employee of Sealy Inc. On Feb. 28, 1965, he married the former Josephine Southards who survives of the residence. He also was preceded in death by a daughter, Sheila Marie Duncan.
Also surviving are a daughter, Angela Borchers and her husband, Jeff, of Augawa, Maine; a sister, Diane Harris of Troy; a brother, Boyd Warner of Jacksonville, Fla.; and four grandchildren, Cassandra Lee Warner, Amanda Jean Duncan, Ryan Borchers and Kayla Nicole Borchers.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at the chapel of Cumby Family Funeral Service, High Point. Burial will be in Floral Garden Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 7-8:30 tonight at the funeral home.
Mrs. Lula Belle Wheat Kersey, 83, of Kivett Drive died Oct. 6, 2000, at High Point Regional Hospital following an illness.
She was born in Whitfield County, Ga., on Dec. 27, 1916, a daughter of Berry and Jennie Saylors Wheat.
She was a member of Bales Chapel Wesleyan Church and was formerly employed as a sewer at Schoonbeck Furniture.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Marvin Kersey, and three brothers, Snipper Wheat, J.B. Wheat and Pete Wheat.
Surviving are one son, Michael Kersey and wife, Pat, of Archdale; one daughter, Joanne Butler and husband, Ronald, of High Point; three sisters, Geneva Fisher of Dalton, Ga., Louise Luffman and Robbie Defoor, both of Calhoun, Ga.; four grandchildren, Darren Wright of High Point, Angie Kearns, Anitra Kersey and Wesley Kersey, all of Archdale; three great-grandchildren, Zechariah Kearns, Michael Kearns and Brittany Lequire, all of Archdale; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. today at Bales Chapel Wesleyan Church by Pastor Wes Brown and Pastor Steve Irwin. Burial will be in Floral Garden Park Cemetery.
Memorials may be directed to His Laboring Few Ministry, P.O. Box 2593, High Point, N.C. 27262.
Mrs. Sarah Elizabeth Green Myers, 82, of 17 Williams Circle, died Oct. 7, 2000.
Memorial service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Forest Hill Memorial Park. Visitation will be 7-8:30 tonight at Piedmont Funeral Home and other times at 17 Williams Circle.
Mrs. Roxie Elizabeth Coe Peele, 97, went to be with the Lord Oct. 7, 2000, at 6 p.m. at Westwood Rehab in Archdale.
She was born May 6, 1903, in Surry County, a daughter of Sam and Elizabeth Coe. She was a member of Springfield Baptist Church.
In 1920, she was married to Willie James Peele, who died Sept. 18, 1981.
Also preceding her in death were two sons, Robert and Clyde Peele, and four brothers.
Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Mary Lou Hayworth and husband, Ray, and Mrs. Louise Proctor and husband, Ken; four sons, Roy Peele, Taylor (Sam) Peele and wife, Vallie, Fred Peele and wife, Millie, and Henry Peele and wife, Julie; 16 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and one brother, Hubert Coe of Sanford.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Sechrest Funeral Chapel in Archdale by Rev. Bobby Loving. Interment will be in Floral Garden Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be 7-8 tonight at the funeral home, and other times at the home of her daughter, Mary Louise Proctor, 3432 Bundy Rd., Archdale.
Grandchildren and great-grandchildren will serve as active and honorary pallbearers.
Memorials may be directed to Hospice of Randolph County, P.O. Box 9, Asheboro, N.C. 27204-0009. She was a loving wife and mom and will be missed by all.
Nancy C. Pierce joined her loved ones in heaven on Oct. 7, 2000.
She had been in declining health for two years and in Moses Cone Hospital in Greensboro for nine days.
She had spent the last one and a half years in Asheboro Health Care. Her passing has left family and friends in sorrow but the blessing is that the end of her suffering has arrived.
She graduated from Ledford High School in 1964. She was employed by Miller Desk of High Point for 19 years.
On Nov. 5, 1966, she was married to Terry C. Pierce, who survives of the home on Burton Road, Thomasville. His love and devotion has been the thread of her life through her illness. From their union of love, they have two sons, Tracy C. Pierce and Mark C. Pierce, also of Burton Road.
Also surviving is one grandson, Dillon Pierce; and a daughter-in-law, Mrs. Mark (Tammy) Pierce.
She was preceded in death by her father and mother, Clavia and Edith Sink Cecil, and brother, Noah Cecil.
Survivors include two sisters, Mrs. George (Vera) Lopp and Mrs. David (Mary) Eddinger, both of Thomasville; five brothers, John D. Cecil, Charlie Cecil, Willie Cecil, Foy Cecil and Perry Cecil, all of Thomasville.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Zion United Church of Christ by Rev. Joe D. Coltrane. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be 7-9 tonight at J.C. Green and Sons funeral home, and other times at the home of Willie and Foy Cecil, 188 W. Burton Rd., Thomasville.
The body will remain at the funeral home until placed in the church 30 minutes prior to the service.
Memorials may be directed to American Diabetes Association, N.C. Affiliate Inc., 434 Fayetteville St., 2 Hanover Square Mall Suite 1600, Raleigh, N.C. 27601.
Joseph Louis Santomauro, 79, of Milliken Avenue, Supply, died Oct. 7, 2000.
There will be no public service. Memorials may be directed to the charity of one's choice. Briggs Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Feltie Wyatt, 90, of Graybrier Nursing and Retirement Center died Oct. 8, 2000, at the center.
Funeral arrangements are pending at Cumby Family Funeral Service in Archdale.
Virgil Paul Carrick, 84, of 3104 Cabarrus Drive died at 11:52 p.m. Oct. 8, 2000, at Forsyth Memorial Hospital.
Funeral arrangements are pending at Cumby Family Funeral Service, High Point.
Mrs. Lillian Routh Chatham, 91, formerly of Pinewood Trace died Oct. 9, 2000, at Guilford Health Care Center after a lengthy illness.
Graveside service will be 10 a.m. Wednesday in Alamance Memorial Park. Visitation will be 6-8 tonight at Rich & Thompson Mortuary.
Furman Clark, 55, of 3 Savannah Lane died Oct. 8, 2000, at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem after several months of declining health.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Zion Tabernacle FBH Church. Visitation will be at the church 30 minutes prior to the service.
S.E. Thomas Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.
John Frank Comer, 82, of 900 Ethel Drive died Oct. 9, 2000, at Randolph Memorial Hospital.
He was born April 29, 1918, in Moore County, a son of John Henry and Artimitia Cagle Comer, who both preceded him in death. On Sept. 24, 1938, he married the former Mozelle Cole who survives of the residence. He was a U.S. Army veteran having served during World War II. He was a foreman with Tomlinson Furniture Inc. He also was preceded in death by his son, Larry Comer and his daughter, Sandra Mills.
Also surviving are two daughters, Judy Misenheimer of Morristown, Tenn., and Carolyn Kay Leonard of Thomasville; two sons, Ed Comer of Lexington and Dick Donithan of Roanoke, Va.; three brothers, George Comer of Asheboro, Lacy Comer and W.C. Comer, both of High Point; 12 grandchildren; 11 stepgrandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at the chapel of Cumby Family Funeral Service, High Point, by the Rev. Avon Cravin. Burial will be in Floral Garden Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 7-8:30 tonight at the funeral home and other times at the residence.
Mrs. Lunary Pyrtle Fagge, 89, of 1020 Sweetbriar Road died Oct. 8, 2000, at High Point Regional Hospital.
She was a native of Mt. Airy and a 1929 graduate of Nancy Reynolds High School in Stokes County. She retired from Karastan Service Center in Eden. She was a member of Leaksville Moravian Church and served in the Women's Fellowship. She was a member of Rockingham County Home Extension Club and was honored with the 'Mother of the Year Award.' She was married to Claude L. Fagge, who preceded her in death.
Surviving are a daughter and son-in-law, Gail and Joseph Collier of Conyers, Ga.; a son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Becky Fagge of High Point; a sister, Marie Chilton of Pilot Mountain; and three granddaughters, Ashley Collier Clark of Vero Beach, Fla., Cathryn Singletary of Morrisville and Annie Marie Fagge of High Point.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Leaksville Moravian Church. Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 7-9 tonight at Reynolds Funeral Service.
Memorials may be directed to Leaksville Moravian Church, Women's Fellowship, P.O. Box 35, Eden, N.C. 27289-0035 or to the American Diabetes Association, 434 Fayetteville St. Mall, Two Hannover Square, Suite 1600, Raleigh, N.C. 27601.