Wednesday, 16 August 2017 07:49

Obituaries for Aug. 16, 2017

James P. Carter
Mr. Carter, 61, of Charlotte died Thursday, July 27. He was born in Baltimore, Md., on July 13, 1956, to Erle P. Carter and Cynthia C. Carter. He is preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by his sister, Cynthia Salatino and husband, Matthew Salatino, of Huntersville.

A memorial service was held Saturday, Aug. 5, at Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home in Huntersville, which is serving the family.

Wednesday, 09 August 2017 07:48

Obituaries for Aug. 9, 2017

Kenneth A. Cline
Mr. Cline, 83, of Huntersville died Wednesday, July 26.

He was born on May 7, 1934, in Huntersville, to the late Jesse M. Cline and Amelia Wolf Cline.

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Lorraine Cline Spradley, infant sister, Marjorie Cline, and brother, Paul W. Cline.

Kenneth is survived by his wife Joann McCaskill Cline; daughter, Cindy Cline Chaney of Charlotte; son, Stephen and wife, Brandie, of Kannapolis; and three grandchildren.

A memorial service was held July 30, at Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home in Huntersville. Memorials may be made to Hospice of the Charlotte Region or Serenity House of Mooresville. Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home of Huntersville is serving the family.

Wednesday, 02 August 2017 07:59

Obituaries for Aug. 2, 2017

Marverine Benfield Stutts
Mrs. Stutts, 89, of Mooresville died Saturday, July 15, at Genesis Eldercare. She was born Oct.1, 1927, in Mooresville to the late Cullen and Mary Barkley Benfield. She was a member of Berea Baptist Church and sang in the choir.

She is survived by her sons, Ronnie Stutts and wife, Nancy, Rickie Stutts and wife, Carolyn, and Jerry Stutts and wife, Lori; sister, Barbara Dishman; eight grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde Stutts; son, Larry Stutts; brother, Bill Benfield; and sister, Lib Christie.

A funeral was held Tuesday, July 18, at Berea Baptist Church with the Rev. Tim Stutts and the Rev. Ralph Sparrow officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery. Memorials may be made to Berea Baptist Church, 1015 River Hwy., Mooresville, NC 28117 for the Operation Christmas Child project or to the scholarship fund at the church. Cavin-Cook Funeral Home of Mooresville is serving the family.

Wednesday, 26 July 2017 07:38

Obituaries for July 26, 2017

Ray Morrison Lefler

Mr. Lefler, 81, of Huntersville died Monday, July 10. He served in the U.S. Army in the 82nd Airborne Division and was a member of First Baptist Church-Huntersville.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Joy Lefler; son, Mike Lefler and wife, Kelley; and two grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Cora Lefler; and brothers, Bill Lefler and Floyd Craver.

A funeral was held Wednesday, July 12, at First Baptist Church-Huntersville. Committal service followed in the church cemetery. Memorials may be made to the American Red Cross, 9013 Perimeter Woods Dr., Charlotte, NC 28216. James Funeral Home of Huntersville is serving the family.

Tuesday, 18 July 2017 17:38

Obituaries for July 19, 2017

Judy Grace Gordon Stevens Bartlett

Mrs. Bartlett, 72, of Charlotte died Thursday, July 6. She was a member of Independence Hill Baptist Church in Huntersville, serving as a deacon and in a number of leadership positions and committees. She was also a volunteer at the Angels and Sparrows Soup Kitchen in Huntersville.

She is survived by her husband of 37 years, Robert Bartlett; daughter, Inger Hope Stevens-Laws and husband, Scott; step-son, Kim Bartlett; sisters, Aline Angley of Gastonia, Patricia Helms of Charlotte, Lynda Stack of Monroeand Carolyn DeVore of Savannah, Ga.; brother, Larry of Harrisburg; and one grandchild.

A funeral was held Sunday, July 9, at Independence Hill Baptist Church, with the Rev. Todd Marlin officiating. Memorials may be made to the Building Fund at Independence Hill Baptist Church, 10220 Independence Hill Road, Huntersville, NC 28078; or to the Mecklenburg County Council, Boy Scouts of America Memorial Fund, 1410 E. Seventh St., Charlotte, NC 28204. James Funeral Home of Huntersville is serving the family.

Monday, 10 July 2017 12:37

Obituaries for July 12, 2017

Kathleen Wilkinson Bobonich

Mrs. Bobonich, 63, of Mooresville died Wednesday, June 28. She was born March 25, 1954, in Pittsburg, Pa., to Anna Danowski Wilkinson and the late Al Wilkinson.

She is survived by her husband, Stich Bobonich; daughter, Maddie Bobonich; sisters, Nancy Gamble, Judy Wilkinson and Janet Amaya; and brother, Timothy Wilkinson. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Alex Bobonich.

A memorial service was held Friday, June 30, at Cavin-Cook Funeral Home of Mooresville, which is serving the family.

Monday, 03 July 2017 16:06

Obituaries for July 5, 2017

Kenneth Eugene Ackerman

Mr. Ackerman, 67, of Mooresville died Wednesday, June 14. He was born Feb. 6, 1950, in Phoenix, Ariz. He formerly worked as a chef at Big Al’s Pub and Grubberia in Mooresville. He served in the U.S. Marine Corp and was member of the Marine Corp League.

A memorial service was held Tuesday, June 27, at Cavin-Cook Funeral Home, followed by military honors. Cavin-Cook Funeral Home of Mooresville is serving the family.

Tuesday, 27 June 2017 10:34

Obituaries for June 28, 2017

Patrick Anthony Barrett

Mr. Barrett, 92, of Huntersville died Thursday, June 15, at Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center. He was born Feb. 5, 1925, in Northumberland County, Pa., to the late John and Daisey Reeder Barrett.

A funeral will be held at the convenience of the family. Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home of Huntersville is serving the family.

Tuesday, 20 June 2017 08:36

Obituaries for June 21, 2017

Carol Suzanne Frantz Cameron

Mrs. Cameron, 74, of Huntersville died Tuesday, June 6. She was born Dec. 27, 1942, in Pennsylvania.

She is survived by her husband, Robert Cameron; son, Robert Cameron II of Huntersville; and two grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to The Colonial Williamsburg Fund, P.O. Box 1776, Williamsburg, VA  23187-9910. James Funeral Home of Huntersville is serving the family.

Tuesday, 13 June 2017 13:21

Obituaries for June 14, 2017

James A. Brown

Mr. Brown, 87, of Denver died Thursday, June 1. He was born Feb. 14, 1930, in Crook Creek, Pa., After college, he joined the U.S. Navy and became a pilot stationed on aircraft carriers, logging more than 900 air hours in eight different aircraft.

He is survived by his children, James Brown and wife, Reina, and Donna Brown and husband, Robert Villegas; brother, Thomas Brown; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Virginia; and brother, Gerald Brown.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, June 24, at 2 p.m., at St. Peter’s by the Lake Episcopal Church, 8433 Fairfield Forest Road, in Denver. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Novant Hospice or St. Peter’s By the Lake. James Funeral Home of Huntersville is serving the family.

Tuesday, 06 June 2017 17:12

Obituaries for June 7, 2017

Ruth Bundy Hallman

Mrs. Hallman, 87, of Davidson died Saturday, May 20. She was born to Mattie and Edgar Bundy. She was a public school teacher in three states, a speaker and nationally published author of nine books for children and young adults, specializing in reluctant readers and for English-as-a-second-language readers.

She is survived by her children, Robert and Erin Hallman of Charlotte; David and Stephanie Hallman of Montpelier, Va., Robin and Dan Wheatley of Tempe, Ariz., and Lynn Hallman of Newport; sister, Jean Scott of Blacksburg, Va.; and 11 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Hallman.

Memorials may be made to any organization benefitting children or to the Class of 1951 Scholarship, Office of Alumni Relations, Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC 29733. Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home of Huntersville is serving the family.