Jeannette Boothe Barbour

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Jeannette Boothe Barbour, 82, passed away peacefully at Hock Family Pavilion in Durham, NC, with her family at her side, on Saturday, May 23, 2015. She was a lifelong resident of Durham. Jeannette was born on Thanksgiving Day, November 24, 1932. She graduated from Durham High School 1951, where she was a cheerleader and continued to lead her class by... [read more]

Sarah Maynard James

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DURHAM -Sarah Maynard James, 92, died peacefully Saturday, May 23, 2015 at her home in Croasdaile Village. Sarah was born in Durham, NC to Graham B. Maynard and Beatrice Simpson Maynard on July 23, 1922. She was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church, where she taught Sunday school, was president of her Sunday school class and served in several... [read more]

John Henry Kepley

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CHAPEL HILL – John Henry Kepley died peacefully in his home on May 24, 2015. He celebrated his ninety first birthday on May 22nd surrounded by family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents John Lewis and Addie Rattz Kepley, two brothers, Keith and Alvin as well as his bride of sixty two years Ellen Hogan Kepley.... [read more]

Alice Lin

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Alice Lin (nee Mu-rong Poo or Mujung Pu) passed peacefully in her family’s presence on 5-21-15 after a heroic battle with cancer, at the age of 72. Born in Chengdu, China, Alice grew up in Taiwan, and lived in the US for over 50 years. With a PhD in social work from Columbia University, she was an accomplished administrator and... [read more]

Roy Lee Woodlief

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Roy Lee Woodlief, 88, died Wednesday, May 20, 2015. He was born July 13, 1926 to the late Archibald and Susan Fuller Woodlief. He was preceded in death by his parents and several brothers and sisters.   Surviving are: his wife, of 67 years, Betty Woodlief; two sons, Ronald Woodlief, Norman Woodlief and wife, Joan; two daughters, Brenda Sheetz and... [read more]

Lynn Gard

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Mary Melinda “Lynn” Stephenson Gard died in her home, May 20, 2015 in Chatham County, North Carolina after battling cancer for 12 years. Lynn was born November 1, 1940 in Atlanta, Georgia to Ches Huchingson Stephenson and H. Lance Stephenson. Lynn graduated from Southwest High School and Georgia State University where she earned a B.A. in English and Education. She... [read more]

Lou Hedspeth Rawls

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Oxford, NC Lou Hedspeth Rawls, 93, unexpectedly passed away on Monday, May 18th, 2015. Mrs. Rawls was born in Northampton County, North Carolina on September 19th, 1921 to the late Walter and Mattie Hedspeth Rawls. She was a beloved wife and mother. Ms. Rawls loved gardening, playing cards, visiting with her daughters, grandchildren and great-grandchildren and helping others from her... [read more]

Bobbie Jewel Rawls Wilson

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Bobbie Rawls Wilson, age 70, of Oxford, died on Monday, May 18th, 2015. Bobbie was born in Colerain, North Carolina and has been a long-time resident of Granville County. She retired as clerk to the Granville County Commissioners and Assistant to the County Manager after 31 years of service. She was an active member of Oxford Baptist Church, participating in... [read more]

Amy Louise Brandt

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Amy Louise Brandt left this world on May 15, 2015.  Amy was in the presence of her loving husband, mother, and relatives.  Amy was born on April 2, 1978.  She was the daughter of Suzanne Fix Brandt and Donald H. Brandt.  Amy was preceded in death by her grandparents Patricia and Louis Fix and Herbert and Margaret Brant.   On... [read more]