Gerald Barnes Stone, 85, died Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017 at Columbus Regional Healthcare in Whiteville. He was born in Robeson County, the son of the late Theodore Roosevelt Stone and Alieen Hardin Stone. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Marjorie Stone and Nelle Stone Malcolm; and two brothers, Howard Stone and David Stone.
He served in the U.S. Air Force and attended Fair Bluff Baptist Church. He worked with Scott’s Plumbing in Fair Bluff for many years and later worked with McArthur Supply in Chadbourn until he retired.
A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11 at the Barnesville Cemetery in Barnesville with Rev. Todd Padgett officiating.
Survivors include one sister, Elsie Stone Smith of Darlington, S.C.; and one brother, Douglas Stone of Lincolnton.