Posted 1/31/19


Mrs. Dora Mae Lee-Jackson, 75, of Siler City passed away Monday, (01-21-2019) at Laurels of Chatham in Pittsboro.

The funeral was held Saturday, (01-26-2019) at 2 p.m. …

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Mrs. Dora Mae Lee-Jackson, 75, of Siler City passed away Monday, (01-21-2019) at Laurels of Chatham in Pittsboro.

The funeral was held Saturday, (01-26-2019) at 2 p.m. at Holy Trinity United Holy Church with burial following in the cemetery.

Survivors include one son, James “Jimmy” Jackson of Durham; brothers, Billy Lee and Kenny Lee, both of Siler City.

Mary martha jane atkins hash

Mary Martha Jane Atkins Hash, 95, of Siler City died Thursday, January 24, 2019 at Siler City Center.

The funeral was held Sunday at 3 p.m. at Siler City Church Of God with Rev. Neal Kight officiating. Burial was in Loves Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mrs. Hash was born in Grayson County, Virginia on December 24, 1923. She was a homemaker and attended the Siler City Church of God. She was preceded in death by sons, Paul Atkins and Robert Atkins, and granddaughter, Kathy Baxter.

She is survived by one grandson, four great-grandchildren, and two great-great grandchildren.

Online condolences may be made at


Elouise Caviness Bray, 94, of Chapel Hill formerly of Ramseur, died Saturday, January 26, 2019 at Carolina Meadows in Chapel Hill.

Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, January 30, 2019, at the First Baptist Church of Ramseur, with Rev. Wayne Dunn officiating. Burial followed at Sunset Knoll Cemetery.

Elouise was a native of Moore County, a former employee of Ramseur Pharmacy and she was cafeteria manager of Ramseur School. A former member of the Ramseur Lions Club, she was a member of the First Baptist Church. Elouise was preceded in death by her husband, G.P. Gray, granddaughter, Dayle Paulus, and her parents, Alfred and Florence Ritter Caviness.

Survivors include daughters, Linda Rimer of Chapel Hill, Betty Campbell of Galesburg, Illinois, Lena Leonard of Bennett; one granddaughter and five great-grandchildren.

Condolences may be made online at

Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church of Ramseur, P.O. Box 544, Ramseur, NC 27316.

Lucile (DELOATCH) Parker

Lucille Parker, 92, of Dunn, passed on Saturday, (01-26-2019) at Betsy Johnson Hospital. Arrangements by Knotts Funeral Home, Sanford.

Colette Peterson

Colette Peterson, 46, of Spring Lake, passed on Friday (01-25-2019) at her residence.

Arrangements by Knott Funeral Home, Sanford.

Frances Evone (Stewart) Cameron

Frances Evone Cameron, 81, of Cameron passed on Thursday, (01-24-2019) at Pinecrest Gardens in Lillington.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home, Sanford.

Kenneth Withers

Mr. Kenneth Withers, 54, of Siler City passed on Tuesday, (01-08-2019) at his home.

Services will be held Saturday, (02-02-2019) at the First Baptist Church, Siler City at 12 noon.

The family will receive friends at the home on Friday and Saturday.

Arrangements by Knotts and Son Funeral Home in Siler City.

Mattie Mae Harrington

Mattie Harrington, 85, of Cameron passed on Sunday, (01-20-2019) at Liberty Commons Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

The funeral was held Friday, (01-25-2019) at 1 p.m. at Johnsonville AME Zion Church with interment following at Johnsonville Community Cemetery.

Annie Dylinda (Worthy) Brooks

Annie Dylinda Brooks, 47, of Sanford passed on Sunday, (01-20-2019) at Cape Fear Valey Medical Center.

A time of remembrance for Mrs. Brooks was held Monday (01/28/2019) at 2 p.m. at Knotts Funeral Home, Sanford.

William F. White

Mr. William F. White, 57, of Snow Camp, passed on Friday (01-25-2019) in Snow Camp at the home of his sister.

Arrangements by Knotts and Son Funeral Home in Siler City.

Brian Davon McGee

Brian Davon McGee, 31, of Sanford passed on Tuesday (01-22-2019) at his home.

Visitation was held Tuesday, (01-29-2019) from 6 to 8 p.m. at Knotts Funeral Home in Sanford.


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