Raymond Jesse Davis

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DURHAM – Raymond Jesse Davis, 89, died on Monday August 3, 2015 at the Brian Center. He was born on December 13 , 1925 in Union City, New Jersey. Soon after his birth, Raymond relocated to Carlstadt New Jersey, where he spent the majority of his life and where he raised his family. After joining the United States Navy at... [read more]

Grace Dora Hoerauf

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DURHAM- Grace Dora Hoerauf, 93, died Monday, August 3, 2015 at Pettigrew Nursing Home. She was born on August 31, 1921 to Harry Mott and Olive Hymes Mott in Benton County, Oregon. Moving to live with her daughter, Carol Barden, Grace lived in Durham for the last ten years. She was married 65 years to the late Martin (Jack) Hoerauf.... [read more]

Ruby Lee Clark

Mrs. Ruby Lee Farrell Clark, 88, of Pittsboro earned her greatest reward on July 31, 2015 when she went to her eternal home in heaven. Mrs. Clark was born on December 10, 1926 in Chatham County to the late Hugh Ward Farrell and Annie Boone Farrell. She is reunited with her lifelong sweetheart, Walter Reid Clark, to whom she was... [read more]

Susan Treis Maddry

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Susan Treis Maddry, 66, died Thursday, July 30, 2015, at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born January 24, 1949 in West Palm Beach, Florida, to the late Charles Joseph Treis Jr. and Dorothy Allen Treis. She lived her childhood in Miami, FL until she enlisted in the US Marine Corp in 1967 and later moved to... [read more]

Jack Franklin Harrill

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Jack Franklin Harrill, Sr., 83, died Wednesday, July 29, 2015. A native of Forest City, NC, Jack and his wife have resided in Durham for over 33 years. He was born June 18, 1932 to the late Robert C. Harrill and Margaret A. Bowen Harrill. He proudly served in the US Army for 21 years, serving two tours of duty... [read more]

Dr. Daniel Scheirer

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SCHEIRER, DANIEL CHARLES, 68, fell asleep in the Lord Friday, July 24, 2015. Dan was born December 10, 1946 in Lebanon, PA to parents Robert L. Scheirer and Christine A. Smith. He attended Wheaton College, Illinois, and was awarded his masters and doctoral degrees from Pennsylvania State University. For thirty-three dedicated years Dan taught as Professor of Biology at Northeastern... [read more]

Dorothy Cartner Perry

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Dorothy Cartner Perry, 92, died Sunday, July 26, 2015, Born February 26, 1923 to the late Roy Graham Cartner and Pearl Hendley Cartner, she was a life resident of Durham. Dot was a longtime member of Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Durham. She worked for many years at Durham Hosiery Mill and Seaman Printery. Dot was preceded in death by... [read more]

Eunice Mitchell Baker

Eunice Mitchell Baker, 76, of 110 Fox Hollow Road, Oxford, NC, departed this life to join the Lord on Saturday, July 25th. She left us peacefully at her home after a courageous battle with lung cancer. A native of Raleigh, NC, Eunice was the daughter of Jasper Franklin Mitchell and Thelma Oleta Fisher. She spent her early years living an... [read more]

Miss Ruby Ann Payne

Miss Ruby Ann Payne, 99, peacefully passed away at home in Pittsboro Christian Village, Saturday morning July 25, 2015. She was born in Bladen County, NC on March 6, 1916, daughter to the late William Haywood Payne and Bessie Hinshaw Payne. Formerly of Greensboro, NC, Miss Payne was a long time member of Shannon Hills Chapel before moving to Pittsboro... [read more]

Mr. Robert O’Dell Beal

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Dateline: Pittsboro, NC Deceased: Robert O’Dell Beal Mr. Robert O’Dell Beal, 71, of Pittsboro, NC died Thursday, July 16, 2015 at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill, NC. A native of Chatham County, NC, Robert was born April 20, 1944, eldest son to the late Franklin O’Dell Beal and Lucille Jones Beal. He served honorably in the U.S. Army and was... [read more]