Carl Teague Jr.
Carl Herman “C.H.” Teague Jr., 83, of 4315 Abbotts Creek Church Road died Feb. 1, 2001, at High Point Care Center.
He was born July 7, 1917, in Guilford County, a son of Carl H. and Fleta Davis Teague Sr. He retired from Craftsman Upholster Shop as owner and operator in April 2000. He also retired from Carsons Furniture. He was a U.S. Army veteran, having served during World War II.
Surviving are his wife, Bertha Bodenhamer Teague of the residence; two daughters, Mrs. Joanne Causey and her husband, Boyd, of Greensboro, and Mrs. Linda Buchanan and her husband, Jerry, of High Point; a stepdaughter, Ms. Sharon Dulski of Ridgeway, Pa.; a stepson, David Swaim and his wife, Mary, of Wake Forest; and three grandchildren, Marnie Ellenberger, Brian Buchanan and Wendy Weiss.
Memorial graveside service will be 2 p.m. Saturday in Abbotts Creek Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery by the Rev. Lee Stocks and the Rev. Jack Rose. Visitation will be Saturday after the service in the parlor at Abbotts Creek Missionary Baptist Church.
J.C. Green & Sons Funeral Home, 10301 North N.C. 109, Wallburg, is in charge of arrangements.
Donald Lee Thomas, 53, of 200 Jake Lane died Feb. 2, 2001, at his residence.
Funeral will be 4 p.m. Sunday at J.C. Green & Sons Chapel, Thomasville. Visitation will be 7-9 tonight at the funeral home and other times at the residence.
Mrs. Martha Anne Lanford Witcher, 42, of 112 Trinity St. died Feb. 1, 2001, at her residence.
She was born Aug. 22, 1958, in Cabarrus County, a daughter of Charles and Carolyn Catlett Lanford. She was a resident of the Thomasville vicinity for the past 15 years. She was employed with Guilford County Schools, where she served as a mentor for new teachers. She received a bachelor of science degree from Jacksonville State University and a master’s degree from the University of Georgia. She was a member of Trindale Community Church. On June 18, 1988, she was married to Michael D. Witcher, who survives of the residence.
Also surviving are a son, Matthew Charles Witcher of the residence; her parents of Beard Avenue, Archdale; three sisters, Catherine Jones and Debra Nicholson, both of Archdale, and Jo Ann Lanford of Oklahoma City, Okla.; two brothers, John Lanford of Fayetteville and Thomas Lanford of Atlanta, Ga.; several nieces and nephews; and a great-niece.
Private graveside service will be by the Rev. Brady Huneycutt.
Memorials may be directed to the High Point Mental Health Association, 216 N. Lindsay St., High Point, N.C. 27262 or to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Cumby Family Funeral Service, Archdale, is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Fannie Washington Atkinson, 74, a resident of 510 Ashburn St. died Feb. 3, 2001, at High Point Regional Hospital.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Haizlip Funeral Home.
Amis Monroe Barker, 66, died Feb. 4, 2001.
Graveside service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Forest Hill Memorial Park. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. at Piedmont Funeral Home and other times at the home of the daughter, 115 Redwood Lane, Lexington.
Mrs. Ora Henderson Barnes, 87, went to be with her Lord Feb. 3, 2001, from the Graybrier Nursing and Retirement Center.
She was born April 30, 1913, in Iredell County, a daughter to the late Westly C. and Mollie Bolin Henderson. She was an avid prayer warrior and devoted Christian and attended Reavis Memorial Baptist Church. She was a graduate of Oxford Orphanage and was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest Clayton Barnes, on Jan. 13, 1975.
Surviving are three sons, Ronny Jerry Barnes and wife, Carolyn, of Greensboro, Larry Clayton Barnes and wife, Joyce, of Randleman, and Steven Carson Barnes of Trinity; three daughters, Mrs. John “Linda Gaynell” Benoit of Gastonia, Mrs. David “Rosemary Arlene” Deaton of Archdale and Mrs. Michael “Ernestine Marie” Younts of Trinity; 12 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Chapel of Cumby Family Funeral Service in Archdale by Pastor Darryl Love. Burial will be in Guilford Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 7-8:30 p.m. today at the funeral home and other times at the home of her daughter, Rosemary Deaton, 5323 Johnson Street, Archdale.
Memorials may be directed to the charity of one’s choice.
Raymond Lee Byerly, 76, died Feb. 3, 2001.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Bright Light Freewill Baptist Church by Rev. Henry King. Interment will be in Holly Hill Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. Monday at J.C. Green and Sons Funeral Home.
Mrs. Ruby Proctor Carroll, 73, of 1414 Forest Shade St. died Feb. 4, 2001, at High Point Regional Hospital following a sudden illness. She had been in declining health for several years.
She was born in Mt. Holly on Feb. 21, 1927, a daughter to Robert Alexander Proctor and Mamie Swink Proctor.
On Dec. 23, 1945, she married William Clayton Carroll, who preceded her in death in 1993. She was retired from Kiddie-Tot Hosiery and was a member of Highland Baptist Church, where she was a member of the Adult Sunday School Class.
Surviving are four daughters, Betty Smith and husband, Danny, of High Point, Denise Jones and husband, H.L., of Thomasville, Wanda Craver and husband, Joe, of Winston-Salem, and Penny Carroll of Sophia; two sons, William Clayton Carroll Jr. and Mike Carroll, both of the home; one sister, Edith Venable of Reidsville; one brother, Bobby Wayne Proctor of Newark, Ohio; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Cumby Family Funeral Service of Archdale by the Rev. Keith Letterman and Rev. Harold Venable. Interment will be in the Floral Garden Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 7-8:30 p.m. today and other times at the residence.
Mrs. Flayvella W. Cunningham very quietly and without fanfare made the transition from earthly life to life everlasting at Thomasville Community General Hospital, where she was a patient for just a few hours. She was a resident of Centerclair Nursing Home for two weeks.
She was born in Randolph County on April 23, 1911, one of five children born to the union of the late Wiley and Laura Gray Welborn. She attended the public schools in Randolph County. She retired from the Cloverdale Church Homes in High Point.
She was a member of Liberty Grove Baptist Church in Trinity, where she was the “Mother of the Church,” member of the Missionary Society, Pastor’s Aid Society, Community Bible Study, Communion Steward, Pulpit Committee and Liberty Grove Community Flower Club.
Survivors who will cherish her memory include: one granddaughter, Barbara (Larry, Sr.) Barnes of the home; one great-granddaughter, Lori Barnes of Thomasville; one great-grandson, Larry Barnes Jr. of the home; three great-great grandsons, De’Anthony Barnes, Brandon Colson and Malcolm Higgs; a special nephew, Eugene Hobgood of New York; a special niece, Lauretta Orgain of Newport News, Va.; a “foster” great-granddaughter, Tonya L. Stuckey; special ones to cherish her memory, Gatchet Logan, Joyce Gibson, Joyce Torrence; and many other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Funeral will be 3 p.m. Tuesday at Liberty Grove Baptist Church by Rev. W.W. Thompson. Burial will be in the Hopewell Cemetery in Trinity. Visitation will be one hour before the services and other times at the home.
Hoover’s Funeral Home is in charge of final arrangements.
Robert Lee Flippin, 74, died Feb. 3, 2001.
Funeral will be 4 p.m. Tuesday at Davidson Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
John Carl Forbus, 77, died Feb. 3, 2001.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. today at Davidson Funeral Home Hickory Tree Chapel by Rev. David Nolan. Burial will be in Parklawn Memorial Gardens in Winston-Salem.
Ms. Susie Iola Holland, 58, a resident of Westwood Health and Rehabilitation Center in Archdale, formerly of Leonard Avenue, died Feb. 4, 2001, at High Point Regional Hospital following hospitalization of 12 days.
She was born in Randolph County, a daughter of Daniel Holland and Una Mary Evans Holland Quick. She was a graduate of William Penn High School and pursued further studies at GTCC in the area of business administration.
She was a life member of Bethel United Methodist Church where she was a member and Vice President of the United Methodist Women, Usher Board, Gospel choir, Membership secretary and Trustee Board. She was last employed as manager of a local Burger King.
Preceding her in death were her parents; a grandson, Terrell Vernon Scott; a sister, Mary Eleanor Green; and two brothers, Leo Holland and Charlie Holland.
Surviving are two sons, Antron Holland and wife, Avis, of High Point, and Mark Holland and wife, Michaelle, of Lincoln, Neb.; two daughters, Mrs. Deborah H. Scott and husband, Leaverne, and Mrs. Kristina H. Joyner and husband, John, all of High Point; four brothers, Rev. Cornelius Holland and wife, Juanita, of Hickory, Rev. Richard Holland and wife, Susie, of Augusta, Ga., Joseph Holland and wife, Mattie, of Charlotte and Lester Tony Holland and wife, Louise, of High Point; two sisters, Mrs. Willie Mae Mills and husband, Robert, of High Point, and Mrs. India Dianne Striggles and husband, Robert, of Augusta, Ga.; 11 grandchildren; one aunt, Mrs. Hartense Leach of High Point; two uncles, Baxter Evans and Ray Belo of Archdale; nieces, nephews, cousins and friends; and a sister-in-law, Susie Holland, who seemed more as a sister.
Funeral will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Bethel United Methodist Church by Rev. Alphonso Everett. Burial will be at the church cemetery. Visitation will be 7-8 p.m. Tuesday at Haizlip Funeral Chapel, and other times at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. Antron Holland, 1414 Grantham Dr., High Point.
Haizlip Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.