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.

Tuesday, 30 May 2017 17:31

Obituaries for May 31, 2017

Warren Edward Sipes

Mr. Sipes, 52, of Mooresville died Friday, May 12. He was born Nov. 1, 1964, in Mooresville to Charles and Frances Brown Sipes.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by sons, Josh and Dusty Sipes; sisters, Rhonda Kendrick, Annette Davis and Kelly Huffman; and brothers, Robert Sipes, Michael Sipes and Alan Sipes.

A funeral was held Thursday, May 18, at Cavin-Cook Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Thomas Schnitzlein officiating. Burial followed in Glenwood Memorial Park. Cavin-Cook Funeral Home of Mooresville is serving the family.

Tuesday, 23 May 2017 16:28

Obituaries for May 24, 2017

John Jordan O’Shea

Mr. O’Shea, 90, of Huntersville died Tuesday, May 9, after a brief illness. He was born in Buffalo, N.Y., to Margaret and William O’Shea. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

He is survived by his children, John O’Shea of Mooresville, William O’Shea and wife, Maria, of Mount Holly, and Mary O’Shea of Kissimmee, Fla.; sister, Shirley Preston; brother, Robert O’Shea; seven grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by his wife, Theresa.

A mass of Christian burial was held Monday, May 15, at St. Mark Catholic Church in Huntersville. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, a charity he supported. James Funeral Home of Huntersville is serving the family.

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 16:34

Obituaries for May 17, 2017

Nora Anne Conlon Bazules

Mrs. Bazules, 58, of Huntersville died Wednesday, May 3. She was born in Long Island, N.Y., to the late James and Patricia Conlon.

She is survived by her husband, Paul; sister, Kerry Conlon; and step-daughter, Paula Green. She was preceded in death by her brother, Jim.

A funeral was held Saturday, May 6, at Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home of Huntersville, which is serving the family.

Tuesday, 02 May 2017 16:45

Obituaries for May 3, 2017

Louise N. Henley

Mrs. Henley, 95, died Wednesday, April 19, at the University Place Nursing and Rehab Center in Charlotte. She was born Feb. 10, 1922, in Greenville County, S.C., to the late Raleigh and Ella Fennell Noblett.

She is survived by her daughter, Martha Bullard and husband, Herman; son, Raleigh Henley and wife, Patricia; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Henley; grandson, Clay Warren; and great-grandson Kyle Bullard.

A funeral was held Monday, April 24, at Raymer-Kepner Funeral. Burial followed at Mt. Zion Community Cemetery in Cornelius. Memorials may be made to Assurance United Methodist Church, 9700 Mt. Holly-Huntersville Road, Huntersville, NC 28078. Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home of Huntersville is serving the family.

Tuesday, 25 April 2017 16:23

Obituaries for April 26, 2017

Logan Thomas Guidry

Mr. Guidry, 19, of Huntersville died Monday, April 10, while attending college in Rochester, N.Y. He was born June 7, 1997, in Panama City, Fla., to James and Kristine Esper Guidry. He was a student at the Rochester Institute of Technology.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by his sister, Kaitlyn Guidry; brother, Ryan Guidry; maternal grandparents, Thomas and Susan Esper of Concord; paternal grandmother, Lucille Guidry of Ragley, La.; and maternal great-grandmother, Evelyn Englander of Cleveland, Ohio.

A funeral was held Tuesday, April 18, at Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home with the Rev. Jack Homesley and the Rev. Jonathan Homesley officiating. Burial followed at Northlake Memorial Gardens in Huntersville. Memorials may be made to RIT Counseling and Psychological Services, rit.edu/makeagift; or Boy Scouts of America, 1410 E. Seventh St., Charlotte, NC. Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home of Huntersville is serving the family.

Tuesday, 18 April 2017 16:46

Obituaries for April 19, 2017

Lucille DiGioia

Mrs. DiGioia, 89, of Cornelius died Wednesday, April 5.

A funeral mass was held Monday, April 10, at St. Mark Catholic Church in Huntersville. Burial followed at Sunset Memory Gardens in Mint Hill. Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home of Huntersville is serving the family.

Tuesday, 11 April 2017 16:48

Obituaries for April 12, 2017

Raymonde Micheline Bryar

Mrs. Bryar, 81, of Mooresville died Thursday, March 23. She was born Nov. 14, 1935, in Bran, France, to the late Raymond and Simone Baranger.

She is survived by her husband, Richard Bryar; children Bob Bryar and wife, Pat, Richard Bryar Jr. and wife, Carol, and Ron Bryar and wife, Cathy; brother, Guy Baranger of France; eight grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.

A memorial mass was held Monday, April 10, at St. Therese Catholic Church in Mooresville. Inurnment followed at Glenwood Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to Shepherd Elementary School, 1748 Charlotte Highway, Mooresville, NC 28115, where she taught and volunteered for many years. Cavin-Cook Funeral Home of Mooresville is serving the family.

Tuesday, 04 April 2017 15:27

Obituaries for April 5, 2017

Martha Frances Bolmon Kelly Rodgers

Mrs. Rogers, 72, of Huntersville died Tuesday, March 21, at Carolinas Medical Center-Pineville.

She is survived by her sons, Bobby and Bruce Kelly; daughter, Pearl Taylor; and six grandchildren.

A graveside service was held Saturday, March 25, at Northlake Memorial Gardens in Huntersville. Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home of Huntersville is serving the family.

Louise Womble Akers

Mrs. Akers, 93, of Davidson died Wednesday, March 22, in her home at The Pines. She was born in Troy, Mo., to the late Guy and Mina McCain Womble.

She is survived by her husband of 66 years, John Akers; son, Stephen Akers and wife, Gertrude, of Dedham, Mass.; and two grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her siblings, Wilfred, Wendell, Florence, William and Wanda.

A funeral was to be held at Salisbury Military Cemetery. Memorials may be made to The Pines at Davidson or to Hospice & Palliative Care Charlotte Region. Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home of Huntersville is serving the family.