Obituaries

Posted 4/12/19

ELEANOR RIVES COLE

Eleanor Rives Cole, 60, of Sanford, passed away Wednesday morning. Services will be private.

Eleanor was born in Lee County, a daughter of the late Eunice Rives Dotterer and …

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ELEANOR RIVES COLE

Eleanor Rives Cole, 60, of Sanford, passed away Wednesday morning. Services will be private.

Eleanor was born in Lee County, a daughter of the late Eunice Rives Dotterer and Lombe H. Rives.

Surviving are daughters, Susan Lelia Cole and Mary Martin Cole, both of Sanford; two grandsons; sister Karen Mann of Raleigh; brothers, Leon Rives of Lexington, and John Rives of Virginia Beach, VA.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Liberty Home Care & Hospice, 1005 Carthage Street, Sanford, NC 27331.

Condolences may be made at: www.bridgescameronfuneralhome.com.

JOSEPH LEE WOOD

Joseph Lee Wood, 76, of Sanford, died Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at Central Carolina Hospital.

The funeral service was held at 11 a.m. Monday, April 8, 2019 at Central Baptist Temple with Pastor Jason Dowdell officiating. Burial followed in Lee Memory Gardens.

He was born in Lee County on April 4, 1942 to the late Charlie and Nora Thomas Wood. In addition, he was preceded in death by his son, Charles A. Wood; siblings, Betty Kimmer, Margaret Bouldin, Katherine Coley, Naomi Hilley, Mary Chrisco and Charlie Junior Wood. Joe worked for Sanford Finishing for many years. He was a member of Central Baptist Temple.

He is survived by his wife, Livon Musselwhite Wood; sisters, Joyce Usi of VA, Pauline Turpin of Foley, AL, Linda Barger of Foley, AL; and two grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the funeral home, Bridges Cameron Funeral Home, 600 West Main Street, Sanford, NC 27332.

Condolences may be made at: www.bridgescameronfuneralhome.com.

PATRICIA ARLENE FOSTER MANESS

Patricia Arlene Foster Maness, 68, passed away Thursday, April 4, 2019 at Seven Lakes Assisted Living, in West End.

The graveside service was held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at the Pleasant Hill UMC Cemetery with Rev. Sherrell Dunn presiding.

Patricia was born August 15, 1950 to Henry and Hortense Williams Foster. She was formerly employed as a clerk in retail sales. In addition to her parents, Patricia was preceded in death by her husband, D.C. Maness, two sisters and two brothers.

She is survived by step-son, Ricky Maness of Seagrove; sisters, Yvonne Dunn of Meadowview, VA, Juanita Saunders of West End, Debbie Cole of West End; and two step-grandsons.

Condolences may be offered online at: www.joycebradychapel.com.

DANNY ARTHUR THOMAS

Danny Arthur Thomas (“Peanut”), 67, of Sanford, died Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at First Health Moore Regional Hospital.

The family will receive friends Thursday, April 11, 2019 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home. The memorial service will be Sunday, April 14, 2019 at 3 p.m. at Edgewood Presbyterian Church with Dr. Bill Hayes officiating.

He was born in Lee County on November 5, 1951 to Sarah Rogers Thomas and the late Ernest Lee Thomas. Danny was part owner and operator of Thomas and Sons Butcher Shop for 22 years. He also worked for many years at Frontier Spinning Mills.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Rose Currin Thomas; son, Lee Davis Thomas of Sanford; daughter, Dannielle Thomas Callahan of Winnabow; brothers, Mike Thomas, Tim Thomas, and Jay Thomas, all of Sanford; sisters, Patsy Marion of Cameron, Darlene Perry of Sanford and Linda Womble of Pinehurst; and three grandchildren,

Arrangements by Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home.

Condolences may be made at: www.bridgescameronfuneralhome.com.

larry a (tack) mCkinney

Larry Albert McKinney, 66, of Pittsboro, passed on Sunday, March 31, 2019 at his residence.

Survivors include a son, Travis Wofford of Hope Mills; two grandchildren; one great grandson; and sisters, Pauline Brooks, Aggie M. Burgess, Juanita McKinney, Laura M. Miller, Linda J. McKinney, all of Pittsboro.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home, Pittsboro.

MARY WASHINGTON WILLIAMS

Mary “Mae” Washington Williams, 91, of Sanford, passed on Sunday, March 31, 2019 at her home.

Suneral service was held Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 3 p.m. at Christian Provision Ministries with interment following in Lee Memory Garden.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home, Sanford.

RONALD LEE JACKSON

Ronald Lee Jackson, 69, of Sanford passed away on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at Central Carolina Hospital.

Funeral service will be held at 2:30 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, Thursday, April 11, with interment following at Tempting Congregational Church.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home, Sanford.

Gilbert Morrison

Gilbert Morrison, 66, of Aberdeen passed away on Monday, April 8 at Moore Regional Hospital.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home, Sanford.

EULA FAYE BETHEA CARR-COVINGTON

Eula Faye Bethea Carr-Covington, 71, of Hope Mills, passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at the Hock Family Pavillion in Durham.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home, Sanford.

VANDALIAH (JACKSON) BALDWIN

Vandaliah Jackson Baldwin, 84, of Sanford passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at her home.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home, Sanford.

AVA NA’RAYYA TORAIN

Ava Na’Rayya Torain, infant of Durham, passed on Friday, April 5, 2019 at UNC Hospitals.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home, Chapel Hill.

ROBERT COVINGTON

Robert Covington, 58, of Sanford passed on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at his home.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home, Sanford.

LARRY E. THOMPSON

Larry E. Thompson, 60, of passed away on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at UNC Hospice Home in Pittsboro.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home, Pittsboro.

JAMES A. FOXX

Mr. James A. Foxx, 83, of Siler City passed on Friday, April 5, 2019 in High Point.

Arrangements by: Knotts & Son Funeral Home, Siler City.

tammy jo mCkinstry

Tammy Jo McKinstry, 44, of Sanford passed on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at her home.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home, Sanford.

CARL HENRY HACKNEY

Carl Henry Hackney, 64, of Moncure, passed at Sanford Health & Rehab. in Sanford.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home, Pittsboro.

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