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KATHLEEN HENRY SHELBY-Kathleen Phillips Henry, 97, passed away peacefully in the home of her daughter on Wednesday, July 20, 2016, with family and caregivers by her side. Kathleen was born on Jan. 1, 1919, in Switzer,...
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Published in Shelby Star on July 22, 2016
SHELBY - Kathleen Phillips Henry, 97, passed away peacefully in the home of her daughter on Wednesday, July 20, with family and caregivers by her side. Kathleen was born on Jan. 1, 1919, in Switzer, S.C. to the late...
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Published in Gaston Gazette on July 22, 2016
Kathleen Phillips Henry, 97, passed away peacefully in the home of her daughter on Wednesday, July 20th with family and caregivers by her side. Kathleen was born on January 1, 1919 in Switzer, South Carolina to the...
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Published online on July 22, 2016 courtesy of CECIL M. BURTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.
Farrell Arnold Thackerson, age 82, died Thursday, July 21, 2016 at Hospice Wendover. Born in Cleveland County on May 4, 1934 he was the son of the late David Amzie and Millie Octavia Earwood Thackerson. Farrell was a...
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Published online on July 21, 2016 courtesy of CECIL M. BURTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.
FARRELL THACKERSON EARL-Farrell Arnold Thackerson, age 82, died Thursday, July 21, 2016, at Hospice Wendover. Born in Cleveland County, on May 4, 1934, he was the son of the late David Amzie and Millie Octavia Earwood...
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Published in Shelby Star on July 22, 2016
Betty Jean Walker Gibbs, age 90, died Friday, July 22, 2016 at Brookview Healtcare Center in Gaffney, SC. Arrangements are pending.
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Published online on July 22, 2016 courtesy of CECIL M. BURTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.
John Kirben Swofford, Jr., age 84, born to the late Sadie and John  Swofford, Sr. on February 8, 1932 in Hollis, passed away peacefully in his Polkville home on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 after a valiant battle with...
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Published online on July 19, 2016 courtesy of CECIL M. BURTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.
JOHN SWOFFORD SHELBY-John Kirben Swofford, Jr., age 84, born to the late Sadie and John Swofford, Sr. on Feb. 8, 1932, in Hollis, passed away peacefully in his Polkville home on Tuesday, July 19, 2016, after a valiant...
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Published in Shelby Star on July 21, 2016
Richard passed away on Monday, July 18, 2016. Richard was a resident of Shelby, North Carolina.
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Published online on July 18, 2016 courtesy of Tributes.com
RICHARD GILLESPIE SHELBY-Richard Keith Gillespie, age 59, died Monday, July 18, 2016, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte. Born in Cleveland County, on March 21, 1957, he was preceded in death by his mother,...
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Published in Shelby Star on July 20, 2016
Richard Keith Gillespie, age 59 died Monday, July 18, 2016 at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte. Born in Cleveland County on March 21, 1957, he was preceded in death by his mother Mildred Louise Hammett Gillespie...
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Published online on July 19, 2016 courtesy of CECIL M. BURTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.
Ruth was born on August 20, 1927 and passed away on Monday, July 11, 2016. Ruth was a resident of Shelby, North Carolina.
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Published online on July 12, 2016 courtesy of Tributes.com
Ruth Kathleen McSwain Whisnant Boonville, IN Ruth Kathleen McSwain Whisnant, 88, formerly of Shelby, NC died Monday, July 11, 2016 at ?St. Mary's Hospital in Evansville, IN. Born August 20, 1927, in Cleveland...
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Published in Courier Press on July 17, 2016
SHELBY - Ruth Kathleen McSwain Whisnant, 88, of 1777 Country Road, Boonville, Indiana, formerly of Shelby, died Monday, July 11, 2016, at ­St. Mary's Hospital in Evansville, Indiana Born August 20, 1927, in Cleveland...
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Published in Shelby Star on July 13, 2016
 Ruth Kathleen McSwain Whisnant , 88, 1777 Country Road, Boonville, IN, formerly of Shelby, NC died Monday, July 11, 2016 at ­St. Mary’s Hospital in Evansville, IN. Born August 20, 1927,...
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Published online on July 12, 2016 courtesy of CECIL M. BURTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.
Janis Sue Dorsey Lockhart, age 64, died Saturday, July 16, 2016 at her home. Born in Cleveland County on September 23, 1951 she was the daughter of the late Will Henry and Martha Lee Wilson Dorsey. Janis was a member...
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Published online on July 16, 2016 courtesy of CECIL M. BURTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.
Thomas Michael Vickery, age 76, died Tuesday July 12, 2016 at Caromont Health in Gastonia. Born in Greenville SC. he was the son of the late Thomas Clyde and Fannie Lou Gilreath Vickery. Tom was a retired district...
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Published online on July 13, 2016 courtesy of CECIL M. BURTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.
Thomas Vickery KINGS MOUNTAIN – Thomas Michael Vickery, 76, died Tuesday July 12, 2016, at Caromont Health in Gastonia. Born in Greenville, South Carolina, he was the son of the...
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Published in Shelby Star on July 15, 2016
Jenelle was born on August 6, 1928 and passed away on Monday, July 11, 2016. Jenelle was a resident of Shelby, North Carolina at the time of her passing. She was married to Ted. Celebration of life will be...
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Published online on July 11, 2016 courtesy of Tributes.com
JENELLE BARRICK SHELBY-Jenelle "Nana" Hambright Barrick, age 87, died July 11, 2016, at her home surrounded by family. Born in Cleveland County, on Aug. 6, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Moody and Gladys...
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Published in Shelby Star on July 14, 2016
SHELBY - Charles Thomas "Tommy" Baxter, 73, died Monday, July 11, 2016, at Carolinas HealthCare System in Charlotte. He was born on October 3, 1942. He was preceded in death by his father, Thomas Quay Baxter, who was...
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Published in Shelby Star on July 13, 2016
Charles Thomas “Tommy” Baxter, age 73, died Monday, July 11, 2016 at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte. He was born on October 3, 1942 to Wilma Wright Baxter and Thomas Quay Baxter, who was killed in...
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Published online on July 12, 2016 courtesy of CECIL M. BURTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.