Obituaries

Posted 6/7/19

ANNETTE JACKSON HAYES

Annette Jackson Hayes, 60, of Sanford, died Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at First Health Hospice House in Pinehurst.

A graveside service was held Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 10 …

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ANNETTE JACKSON HAYES

Annette Jackson Hayes, 60, of Sanford, died Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at First Health Hospice House in Pinehurst.

A graveside service was held Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 10 a.m. at White Hill Presbyterian Church with Rev. Brown B. Patton officiating.

Mrs. Hayes was born in Moore County on October 18, 1958 to the late Garrie Leland Jackson and Lottie Mae Creech Jackson. Annette was also preceded in death by her husband, Edward “Eddie” James Hayes and brothers, Leland and Mitchell Jackson. She attended Greenwood School and Central Carolina Community College, after which, she worked for both Moen and Pfizer Pharmaceuticals. She was a member of White Hill Presbyterian Church.

Annette is survived by her son, Kyle Edward Hayes of Moncure; brothers, Larry Jackson and Danny Jackson, both of Sanford.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to: White Hill Presbyterian Church, 3335 White Hill Road, Sanford, NC 27332.

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

HELENE KRAPF

Helene Krapf, 61, of Pittsboro, died Thursday, May 30, 2019 at the SECU Jim & Betsy Bryan UNC Hospice House.

The family will receive friends Friday, June 7, 2019 from 7 to 9 p.m. at Donaldson Funeral Home & Cremation, Griffin Chapel.

A graveside service will be held Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 10 a.m. at Bynum United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Helene was born in Brooklyn, NY on August 25, 1957 to Helen Marconi DiGiaro and the late Frank DiGiaro. She was also preceded in death by her siblings, Linda and Frankie.

She is survived by her husband John H. Krapf; sister, Diane; step-sons, Matthew Krapf of Freeport, NY, Jesse Krapf of Brooklyn, NY; step-daughters, Jamie Thorsen of Huntington, NY, Kaitlyn Hintze of Lynbrook, NY; and ten grandchildren.

Prior to her death, she insisted that in lieu of flowers, donations be made in her honor to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Please visit: http://giftfunds.stjude.org/Helenekrapf to make a donation.

Condolences may be made at: www.donaldsonfunerals.com

Donaldson Funeral Home & Cremation is honored to serve the Krapf family.

REBA ANNETTE MCKAY WOMBLE

Reba Annette McKay Womble, 75 of Pittsboro, passed away Friday, May 31, 1019 at UNC Hospital.

The funeral was held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at Mt. Gilead Baptist Church. The family had visitation in the fellowship hall afterwards.

Annette was born April 20, 1944 to the late Carl and Elizabeth “Lib” Crouch McKay. She was also preceded in death by her brother Larry McKay. Annette was a member of Mt. Gilead Baptist Church. She graduated from Ellerbe High School and completed two years at Sanford Business School, retiring from UNC Hospitals after 33 years of service.

Annette is survived by her husband, Gene Womble; her son, Glenn Womble of Apex; and her sister, Norma McKay of Chapel Hill.

Memorials can be made to Mt. Gilead Baptist Church/Cemetery Fund,1785 Mt. Gilead Church Road, Pittsboro, NC 27312 or to the American Heart Association.

Condolences may be made at www.donaldsonfunerals.com

Donaldson Funeral Home & Cremation is honored to serve the Womble family.

Cason, Mildred Ann (Vaughn, Baggett)

Mildred Ann (Vaughn, Baggett) Cason, 82, passed away on June 1, 2019.

A Celebration of Life will be held at Pittsboro Presbyterian Church in Pittsboro at 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 8 (with special music beginning at 3:30). Following the service, a short reception will be held at the church.

She is survived by her three children: Sarah (Baggett, Gustafson) Aloise, John Mark Baggett, and Samuel (Sam) David Baggett. She will also be remembered kindly by her sister, Frances Beverly (Vaughn) Baggett; brother-in-law, John Rapp; sister-in-law, Laura Esters; nieces, Cherya Esters and Aubri Esters; grandchildren, Matthew Gustafson, Nathan Gustafson, Samuel Allen Baggett, Zachary Baggett; and great-grandson, Samuel Joseph Johnson-Baggett, as well as her numerous close friends, former students, and extended family members. Millie was pre-deceased by her brother, Joshua Esters.

Millie was a teacher in the Chatham County, Wake County, and Chicago Schools for much of her life.

In lieu of flowers and in keeping with the spirit of Millie’s life, the family requests “Pay it Forward” gestures that could include an act of kindness to a stranger or a donation to a cause on her behalf. Causes close to her heart included: Defenders of Wildlife, The Southern Poverty Law Association, UNICEF, ASPCA, ACLU, The Nature Conservancy, The National Park Association, The UN Refugee Agency, Democratic Party candidates, The NC Alliance for the Mentally Ill, and Pittsboro Presbyterian Church.

Condolences may be made at: www.donaldsonfunerals.com

Donaldson Funeral Home & Cremation is honored to serve the Cason family.

BERTHA ALSTON BLAND

Bertha Alston Bland, 83, of Pittsboro passed on Friday, May 31, 2019 at UNC Hospice Home.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at Mitchell Chapel AME Zion Church with interment in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Bland was born June 11, 1935 to the late General Alston and Nellie Alston Moore in Pittsboro.

Survivors include her husband, Charlie L. Bland; children, Saundra Tammy Gardner, Rev. Samuel N. Lassiter, Jr.; five grandchildren; siblings, Georgia Womble Rantoul I.L. and Gary Alston of Baltimore, MD.

CLYDE T. HEADEN

Mr. Clyde T. Headen, 92, of Siler City passed away on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at his home.

Survivors include children, Karen H. Minor, Linette Harris, and Cynthia McDaniel. He was preceded in death by Beverly Headen.

Arrangements by: Knotts and Son Funeral Home.

STEPHANIE ANN (QUICK) MCLEAN

Stephanie Ann Quick McLean passed on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at her residence.

Funeral service was held at 3 p.m. Thursday, May 30, 2019 at Works for Christ Christian Center in Sanford. Interment followed in Lee Memory Garden.

LAURA ZAGADA-CONTRERAS

Laura Zagada-Contreras, 35, of Siler City passed on Saturday, May 25, 2019 in Liberty.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home, Pittsboro.

JAMES THORNTON

James Thornton, 92, of Cocoa, FL pased on Mobnday, May 27, 2019 at Courtenay Springs Village, Merritt Island, Fl.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home, Sanford.

KATRINA JEANETTE LASSITER

Katrina Jeanette Lassiter, 43, of Sanford, passed on Monday, May 27, 2019 at Central Carolina Hospital.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home.

EDWARD LEE HERRON

Edward Lee Herron, 49, of Raleigh passed on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at The Laurels of Chatham, Pittsboro.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home, Pittsboro.

ALONZO JOHNSON

Alonzo Johnson, 79, of Pittsboro passed on Monday, May 27, 2019 at his home.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home.

WILLIAM ALFONZO FONVILLE

William Fonville, 79, of Carrboro, passed on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home, Pittsboro.

REGINA KATHLEEN MCLEAN

Regina Kathleen McLean, 54, of Cameron, passed on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at Moore Regional Hospital.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home, Sanford.

EARL PAIGE

Earl Paige, 82, of Siler City passed on Thursday, May 30, 2019 at Laurels of Chatham in Pittsboro.

Arrangements by: Knotts and Son Funeral Home.

FRANCES ANN (BERRY) CLARK

Frances Ann Clark, 67, of Bear Creek, passed on Thursday, May 30, 2019 at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home, Sanford.

JOHN BATTLE

John Battle, 75, of Sanford passed on Saturday, June 1, 2019.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home.

CLYDE R. THOMPSON, JR.

Clyde R. Thompson Jr., 65, of Sanford, passed on Friday, May 31, 2019 at More Regional Hospital.

Arrangements by: Knotts Funeral Home.

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