Arthur Lee “Doc” Hearne

Arthur Lee “Doc” Hearne, 96, of Pittsboro, died Thursday, October 23, 2014. Born April 17, 1918, to Herbert and Lillian Griffin Hearne, he was a life-long resident of Pittsboro and a member of Mt. Gilead Baptist Church. He was well known for his kindness and patience and was a well-liked and respected member of the community. Although he had several... [read more]

William E. Brown

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William E. Brown was born on January 4, 1923 in Plainfield, New Jersey. He attended Plainfield High School and was President of his Senior Class. He is one of ten members of the TNT Club, which consisted of ten of his male school friends. As to what the TNT stood for – all were sworn to secrecy and have kept... [read more]

Lonnie L. “Jimmie” Dean

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DURHAM -Lonnie L. “Jimmie” Dean, 82, died Sunday, October 19, 2014. Jimmie was born December 2, 1931 in Wake County to the late Junie and Minnie Watkins Dean. He was a graduate of Durham High School and attended the University of North Carolina. Jimmy was an Army Veteran of the Korean War. A member of Grey Stone Church in Durham,... [read more]
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Myron Hubert Green, 79, died Monday, October 13, 2014 at his home. Born February 9, 1935 in Youngstown, Ohio to the late James E. and Marie E. Kiefer Green. Myron worked for many years in the insurance industry, retiring as District Sales Manager with Western & Southern Insurance Company. He was preceded in death by his wife Sadie Green. Surviving... [read more]

Ethel Dagit Cunningham

Ethel Dagit Cunningham, 81, born October 2, 1933 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Charles and Janet Dagit passed away on October 14, 2014 in Pittsboro, North Carolina. Survived by Kathy Cunningham of Auckland, New Zealand and parter Rob Nesbit-Savage; Muffie Cunningham of Hudson, New York and partner Todd Woodard; Dr. William G. Cunningham, Jr. of Narberth, Pennsylvania and wife Liz, granddaughter... [read more]

Mattie P. Harsin

Mattie Mae Pavloff Harsin , 83, of Pittsboro, NC died October 12, 2014 at The Laurels of Chatham. Mrs. Harsin was born to the late Paul and Angelicia Pavloff on  April 19, 1931 in Kodiak, Alaska. She is survived by her special caregiver Ruby Lombardy of Pittsboro, NC and her family. A visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 15,... [read more]

Henry David Gordon

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Henry David Gordon, age 76, of Pittsboro, NC died Friday October 10, 2014. He was born August 17, 1938 in Detroit Michigan to the late Peter and Thelma Gordon. Mr. Gordon is preceded in death by his beloved wife, Brenda Hymer Gordon. Mr. Gordon is survived by his sons, Perry Gordon and his wife Laurie of Chandler, AZ, Lonny Gordon... [read more]

Clyde Alexander Kullman

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Clyde Alexander Kullman, 102, died Saturday, October 11, 2014. Clyde was born August 22, 1912 in Bronx, NY to the late Henry and Helen Grundhoefer Kullman. He retired, after 30 years, from the NY Naval Shipyard where he was an ordinance and weapon inspector. He was a communicant of St. Thomas More Catholic Church in Chapel Hill as well as... [read more]

Melvin Foster Boyd

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OXFORD: Melvin “Foster” Boyd, age 56 died Saturday, October 11, 2014.  A native of Granville County, he was the son of Melvin Lee Boyd and the late Mildred Finch Boyd.  Foster was a member of Oxford Presbyterian Church, where he served as an Elder and Youth Leader.  He was a member of the Oxford Volunteer Fire Dept. where he served... [read more]