Obituaries

Posted 7/26/19

GERALD SCOTT NOWELL

Gerald Scott Nowell, 65, of Sanford, passed away at his home on Wednesday, July 17, 2019.

A graveside service was held on Sunday, July 21, 2019 at 3 p.m. at Center United …

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GERALD SCOTT NOWELL

Gerald Scott Nowell, 65, of Sanford, passed away at his home on Wednesday, July 17, 2019.

A graveside service was held on Sunday, July 21, 2019 at 3 p.m. at Center United Methodist Church with Rev. Robert Thomas officiating.

He was born May 20, 1954 to the late William Oliver Nowell and Geneva Beeson Nowell. Gerald worked for many years with Lee Paving Company.

In addition to his mother, Gerald is survived by his brothers, Shelton Nowell and Dennis Edward Nowell, both of Sanford.

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

RUBY LUCILLE BROWN BRANSON

Ruby Lucille Brown Branson, 85, formerly of Bennett, passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at Universal Health Care in Ramseur.

The funeral service was held Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 3 p.m. at Pleasant Grove Christian Church, where she was a member, with David Welch presiding. .

Ruby was born April 24, 1934 to Albert Stacey Brown and Ethel Mae Cox Brown. She retired from Guilford Mills with over 40 years of service. In addition to her parents, Ruby was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Manford Branson; daughter, Donna Applewhite; son, Michael Branson, sisters, Catherine B. Binkley and Velma Welch; brothers, Glenn, Bill, and Larry Brown; and great-grandson, Hunter Saunders.

She is survived by daughters, Deborah B. Saunders of Bennett, Pamela B. Brown of Raleigh; sisters, Irene B. McNeill, Brenda B. Albright, Linda B. Brown; brothers, Ronnie Brown, Junior Brown; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Condolences may be offered on line at: www.joycebradychapel.com.

GEORGE MICHAEL "MIKE" CALLICUTT

George Michael “Mike” Callicutt, 70, of Bear Creek, passed away Monday, July 15, 2019 at Peak Resources Pinelake in Carthage.

The funeral service was held Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Sandy Branch Baptist Church, where he was a member, with Rev. Lee Callicutt presiding.

Mike was born on April 26,1949 to James Walter Callicutt and Savannah Ruth Harris. He previously worked in sales. In addition to his parents, Mike was preceded in death by his step-mother, Hazel Callicutt, and step-father, Jack Stout.

Survivors include his brothers, Johnny Callicutt of Bear Creek, Tim Callicutt of Bonlee; and step-sister, Myra Hargis of Bear Creek.

Donations may be made to Grace Hill Church, P.O. Box 87, Pittsboro, NC 27312.

Condolences may be offered on line at: www.joycebradychapel.com

JEFFREY LYNN COE

Jeffrey Lynn Coe, 59, of Sanford, passed away on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at The Laurels of Chatham.

A graveside service was held on Thursday, July 18 at 4 p.m. at Pineywood Baptist Church Cemetery with Pastor Paul McClure officiating.

He was born in Lee County on August 25, 1959 to the late James Carol Coe and Annie Ruth Whitaker Coe. Jeff worked for many years at Carnes Company.

Jeff is survived by his brother, Ronnie Coe of Sanford; and a sister, Renee Patterson of Sanford.

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

PEGGY ANN BARGER HALL

Peggy Ann (Barger) Hall, 87, of Siler City, passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at Moses Cone Hospital in Greensboro.

The funeral was held Monday, July 22, 2019 at 1 p.m. at the First Baptist Church with Reverend Tony Capehart officiating. Entombment followed in Chatham Memorial Park.

Peggy was born on February 15, 1932 in Lynchburg, VA to Earl and Janie Barger. A graduate of New London Academy, sher went on to receive her nursing degree from Virginia Baptist Hospital School of Nursing. Peggy was a registered nurse for more than 50 years, retiring from Chatham Hospital, but continuing to work in a part time capacity. Peggy was an active member of the First Baptist Church and the Garden Club in Siler City. She volunteered regularly with the Food Pantry and crocheted mats to donate to the homeless.

Peggy was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Herbert Hall, and her brother, Beatty Barger.

She is survived by daughters, Sandra Heidinger of Chicago, IL and Vicky Pittman of Greensboro; sister, Rosemarie (Barger) Burnette; brother, Christian Barger; three grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Hospice of the Piedmont.

Online condolences may be made at: www.pughfuneralhome.com.

JOHN WALTER NALL

John Walter Nall, 81, of Bear Creek, passed away Sunday, July 21, 2019 at his home.

The funeral service was held on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Fall Creek Baptist Church, with Rev. Edwin Moore and Rev. George Townsend presiding. Burial followed in the church cemetery. Visitation was prior to the service from 12:30-1:45.

Walter was born December 9, 1937 to Eva Lillian Phillips and Rosevelt Velton Nall, who preceded him in death. He raised chickens and worked as a USDA Inspector for 27 years. He was a member of Fall Creek Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Betty Mae Fields Nall; daughter, Sharon N. Cagle of Randleman; and one grandchild.

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

Joyce-Brady Chapel served the Nall Family.

HENRY CLAYTON LANE

A memorial service for Mr. Henry Clayton Lane of Tampa, Florida will be held at St. Luke Holiness Church,1670 Andrew Road, Siler City at 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 25, 2019.

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