Obituaries

  • Ash

    ASH -- Ellis Alton Smith, 78, died Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019 at his home.  Inman Ward Funeral Home, Tabor City.

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  • Columbia, S.C.

    Lonnie Rudolph Horne, 86, passed away peacefully Sept. 15, 2019 leaving behind heartbroken but yet joyful family knowing he was on his way to be with his wife, Emma Lou Horne, who has been waiting on him for the past nine years. “Rudy” was born...

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  • Chadbourn

    Wiley Davis Jr., 65, died Saturday,  Sept. 14, 2019. S&L Funeral Home, Fair Bluff.

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  • Bladenboro

    Peggy Sue Melvin Pait, 60, died Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019.  Bladen-Gaskins Funeral Home, Elizabethtown.

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  • Loris, S.C.

    Jose (Joey) Mario Alves, 30, died Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019. Goldfinch Funeral Home, Loris Chapel.

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  • James Olando Coleman, 65, died Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019 at his residence. He was a retired U.S. Army veteran. The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18 at Central Missionary Baptist Church, 443 West Virgil Street, Whiteville, with Rev. David Flowers officiating....

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  • Bladenboro

    Mrs. Melba Louise Britt Dove, 89, received her eternal healing Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019 at her residence. Melba was born May 17, 1930 to the late Roscoe Britt and Verna Virginia Kissam Britt and was the widow of Talmadge Lee Dove who preceded her in...

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  • Bladenboro

    Mrs. Melba Louise Britt Dove, 89, received her eternal healing Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019 at her residence. Melba was born May 17, 1930 to the late Roscoe Britt and Verna Virginia Kissam Britt and was the widow of Talmadge Lee Dove who preceded her in...

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  • Tabor City

    Harvey Elbert Buck, 83, died Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019 at his home. Born Nov. 19, 1935 in Columbus County, he was the son of the late John Harvey and Lula Estelle Long Buck. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one...

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  • Brunswick

    John Pinkney Cartrette, 86, joined his Lord and Savior Friday, Sept. 13, 2019 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCare Center. He was born Nov. 6, 1932 in Columbus County the son of the late Henry Otto Cartrette and Margaret Gore Cartrette. He was preceded...

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  • Lottie Mae Morgan, 72, born Sept. 15, 1946 in Chadbourn, N.C., peacefully departed this life Sept. 9, 2019 with her loving family by her side. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21 at Jeffries & Keates Funeral Home, 228 Infield...

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  • Columbus County

    Lloyd Leonard Wagner, 65, passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2019. He was born and raised in Columbus County and worked for many years in the family logging business. He loved plants and animals and took great pride in maintaining the family farm and pine plantations....

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  • Whiteville

    Mitchell Allen Smith, 34, died Monday, Sept. 9, 2019.Worthington Funeral Home, Chadbourn.

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  • Evergreen

    Betty Doris Merritt Turner, 84, went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019 at her residence. Ms. Turner was born Jan. 28, 1935 in Columbus  County to the late George Taylor Merritt and Ovella Parker Merritt. She was also preceded in death...

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  • Chadbourn

    Mr. Charles L. Guyton, 76, passed away Monday, Sept. 9, 2019 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington. Mr. Guyton was born April 13, 1943 in Columbus County. Preceding Charles in death was his father, Rufus Weldon Guyton and his brother, Jimmy Guyton. His...

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  • Whiteville

    Mr. John Ervin Malpass, 71, of the Western Prong community, received his eternal healing on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019 at his residence, with his beloved family by his side. A native of Columbus County, John was born April 15, 1948 to the late Bernice Malpass...

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  • Nichols, S.C.

    Jesse Baccus, 64, died Friday, Sept. 6, 2019 at Embrace Hospice in Myrtle Beach, S.C. S&L Funeral Home, Fair Bluff.

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  • Tabor City

    Erskine Ozzie Strickland, 88, died Monday, Sept. 9, 2019 in the Loris Rehab and Nursing Center. Inman Ward Funeral Home.

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Community Events

september, 2019

16sep(sep 16)3:30 pm30(sep 30)5:30 pmRiegelwood Library Fundraiser

17sep01octRiegelwood Library Fundraiser

20sep12:00 pm3:00 pmFREE Prostate Screening "Tailgate for Prostate"

21sep10:00 am2:00 pmLumber River Day

21sep11:00 amSoutheastern NC Agriculture FestivalDowntown Fair Bluff on Riverside Drive

21sep2:00 pmHallsboro High School Class of 1960 Class Reunion

21sep6:00 pm9:00 pmTown of Brunswick 6th Annual Brunswick Stew Festival Pageant

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