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Patricia Maxwell Archer, 84, died Tuesday peacefully at her home.  She was the wife of the late A. W. "Buck" Archer and a long-time resident of Shelby.       Born in Hollywood,...
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Published online on May 24, 2016 courtesy of CECIL M. BURTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.
James was born on January 22, 1951 and passed away on Friday, May 20, 2016. James was a resident of Shelby, North Carolina at the time of his passing. He was married to Jill. Funeral service will be held on...
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Published online on May 21, 2016 courtesy of Tributes.com
James Lee Clary,  age 65,  died Friday May 20, 2016 at Hospice Wendover. Born in Cleveland County on January 22, 1951, he was the son of the late Everette and Janie Price Clary. James was an active member...
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Published online on May 21, 2016 courtesy of CECIL M. BURTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.
SHELBY - James Lee Clary, 65, died Friday May 20, 2016, at Hospice Wendover. Born in Cleveland County on January 22, 1951, he was the son of the late Everette and Janie Price Clary. James was an active member of...
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Published in Shelby Star on May 22, 2016
Sharon Snypes Blanton, age 64, died Thursday, May 19, 2016 at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte. Born in Burke County on October 27, 1951 she was the daughter of the late William Harley and Gladys Rosalee Ogle...
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Published online on May 19, 2016 courtesy of CECIL M. BURTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.
SHARON BLANTON SHELBY-Sharon Snypes Blanton, age 64, died Thursday, May 19, 2016, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte. Born in Burke County, on Oct. 27, 1951, she was the daughter of the late William Harley and...
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Published in Shelby Star on May 21, 2016
MARGARET TOLBERT SHELBY-Margaret Runyans Tolbert, age 93, died Thursday, May 19, 2016, at Hospice Wendover. Born in Cleveland County, on Oct. 11, 1922, she was the daughter of the late John "Bun" and Mamie Sepaugh...
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Published in Shelby Star on May 21, 2016
Margaret Runyans Tolbert, age 93 died Thursday May 19, 2016 at Hospice Wendover. Born in Cleveland County on October 11, 1922, she was the daughter of the late John “Bun” and Mamie Sepaugh Runyans....
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Published online on May 20, 2016 courtesy of CECIL M. BURTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.
Margaret was born on October 11, 1922 and passed away on Thursday, May 19, 2016. Margaret was a resident of Shelby, North Carolina at the time of her passing. She was married to C. T. Graveside service will be...
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Published online on May 20, 2016 courtesy of Tributes.com
BILLIE WATSON SHELBY-Billie Bolick Watson, age 83, died Tuesday, May 17, 2016, at Peak Resources in Shelby. Born in Catawba County, on Feb. 27, 1933, she was the daughter of the late Guy and Arlene Bolick. Billie...
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Published in Shelby Star on May 18, 2016
Billie Bolick Watson, age 83, died Tuesday May 17, 2016 at Peak Resources in Shelby. Born in Catawba County on February 27, 1933, she was the daughter of the late Guy and Arlene Bolick. Billie graduated from St....
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Published online on May 17, 2016 courtesy of CECIL M. BURTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.
Billie was born on February 27, 1933 and passed away on Tuesday, May 17, 2016. Billie was a resident of Shelby, North Carolina at the time of her passing. Billie graduated from St. Stevens High School in Hickory in...
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Published online on May 17, 2016 courtesy of Tributes.com
Dr. James H. Burrus age 83, died Saturday, May 7, 2016 at his home in Morganton. Born June 19, 1932 he was the son of the late Roy Grady and Lilly Vernon Burrus. He attended Mooresboro School and Mars Hill...
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Published online on May 9, 2016 courtesy of CECIL M. BURTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.
Dr. James H. Burrus
1932 - 2016
Dr. Burrus was born on June 19, 1932 and passed away on Saturday, May 7, 2016. Dr. Burrus was a resident of Morganton, North Carolina at the time of his passing. He was married to Maude. Memorial service will...
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Published online on May 9, 2016 courtesy of Tributes.com
James Henry Burrus
1932 - 2016
Dr. James H. Burrus age 83, died Saturday, May 7, 2016 at his home in Morganton. Born June 19, 1932 he was the son of the late Roy Grady and Lilly Vernon Burrus. He attended Mooresboro School and Mars Hill College, and...
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Published in Charlotte Observer on May 11, 2016
James Burrus
1932 - 2016
JAMES BURRUS SHELBY-Dr. James H. Burrus, age 83, died Saturday, May 7, 2016, at his home in Morganton. Born June 19, 1932, he was the son of the late Roy Grady and Lilly Vernon Burrus. He attended Mooresboro School...
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Published in Shelby Star on May 11, 2016
Linda was born on January 16, 1939 and passed away on Tuesday, May 10, 2016. Linda was a resident of Shelby, North Carolina at the time of her passing. On Friday May 13 2016 the family will receive friends...
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Published online on May 10, 2016 courtesy of Tributes.com
Our beloved sister, Linda Smith, age 77, went to be with her Lord on May 10, 2016 following a brief illness. She was truly a special gift to those who knew her. A remarkable, beautiful and inspiring Christian...
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Published online on May 10, 2016 courtesy of CECIL M. BURTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.
LINDA SMITH SHELBY-Our beloved sister, Linda Smith, age 77, went to be with her Lord on May 10, 2016, following a brief illness. She was truly a special gift to those who knew her. A remarkable, beautiful and...
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Published in Shelby Star on May 11, 2016
GROVER - Lawrence Hampton Simpson, 76, died Monday May 9, 2016 at Carolinas Healthcare Cleveland. Born in Cabarrus County on Dec. 16, 1939, he was the son of the late Bruce Lawrence and Rilla Mae Gardner Simpson...
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Published in Gaston Gazette on May 10, 2016
LAWRENCE SIMPSON GROVER-Lawrence Hampton Simpson, age 76, died Monday, May 9, 2016, at Carolinas HealthCare System-Cleveland. Born in Cabarrus County, on Dec. 16, 1939, he was the son of the late Bruce Lawrence and...
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Published in Shelby Star on May 10, 2016
Lawrence was born on December 16, 1939 and passed away on Monday, May 9, 2016. Lawrence was a resident of Grover, North Carolina at the time of his passing. He was married to Glenda. The family will receive...
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Published online on May 9, 2016 courtesy of Tributes.com
GROVER-Lawrence Hampton Simpson, age 76, died Monday, May 9, 2016, at Carolinas HealthCare System-Cleveland. Born in Cabarrus County, on Dec. 16, 1939, he was the son of the late Bruce Lawrence and Rilla Mae Gardner...
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Published online on May 9, 2016 courtesy of CECIL M. BURTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.
Dorothy “Dot” Falco, age 92, died peacefully Sunday, April 24, 2016 in Maryland.  Mrs. Falco was born October 18, 1923 in Pittsburgh and was the daughter of the late Harvey Morgan Ruch and Helen...
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Published online on Apr. 28, 2016 courtesy of CECIL M. BURTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.
Dorothy was born on October 18, 1923 and passed away on Sunday, April 24, 2016. Dorothy was a resident of Shelby, North Carolina at the time of her passing. Dorothy served in the U.S. Marine Corp from 1944 to...
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Published online on Apr. 28, 2016 courtesy of Tributes.com
DOROTHY FALCO MARYLAND-Dorothy ""Dot"" Falco, age 92, died peacefully Sunday, April 24, 2016, in Maryland. Mrs. Falco was born Oct. 18, 1923, in Pittsburgh, and was the daughter of the late Harvey Morgan Ruch and...
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Published in Shelby Star on May 5, 2016
Dorothy "Dot" Falco, 92, died peacefully Sunday, April 24, 2016, in Maryland. Mrs. Falco was born Oct. 18, 1923, in Pittsburgh and was the daughter of the late Harvey Morgan Ruch and Helen Hewitt Ruch. Funeral...
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Published in Gaston Gazette on May 5, 2016
ELIZABETH DRUM SHELBY-Elizabeth "Lizzy" Mae Drum, age 18, died Tuesday, May 3, 2016, at Carolinas HealthCare System-Cleveland. Lizzy was the daughter of and Lisa Withers Philbeck and husband Allen Philbeck of Shelby...
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Published in Shelby Star on May 5, 2016
Elizabeth “Lizzy” Mae Drum, age 18, died Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at Carolina’s Healthcare System-Cleveland.  Lizzy was the daughter of and Lisa Withers Philbeck and husband Allen Philbeck of Shelby...
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Published online on May 4, 2016 courtesy of CECIL M. BURTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY.