Gaston Gazette Obituaries

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May 22, 2018

Stanley Nixon

Stanley Nixon

Belmont, NC

BELMONT - Ret. Lt. Col. Stanley Jones Nixon, 97, passed away May 19, 2018 at NC Veteran's Home, in Kinston, NC. He was born Jan. 25, 1921 in Eastman, Georgia, a son of the late Richard Franklin Nixon and Sarah Nancy Jones Nixon Stan was a graduate of Belmont High School and...

Ed Noggle Jr.

Ed Noggle Jr.

Boiling Springs, NC

BOILING SPRINGS - James Edison "Ed" Noggle Jr., 73, died Saturday, May 19, 2018 at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte. Born in Cleveland County on Feb. 28, 1945, he was the son of the late James E. Noggle Sr. and Lena Hamrick Noggle. The family will receive friends...

Rachel Penland

Rachel Penland

Dallas, NC

DALLAS - Rachel Brown Penland, 74, passed away May 18, 2018 at CaroMont Regional Medical Center. A native of Gaston County, she was born June 3, 1943, daughter of the late Fred and Lula McMahan Brown. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Fred...

Linda Rowland

Linda Rowland

Bessemer City, NC

BESSEMER CITY - Linda Lue Rowland, 71, went to be with The Lord on Monday May 21, 2018. She was born July 3, 1946 in Cherokee County to the late Edward Royal and Mary Ruth Braswell Rowland. She was preceded in death by a brother Gene Rowland, sister, Dovie Teague, and son...

Mary Jo Stephens

Mary Jo Stephens

Bessemer City, NC

BESSEMER CITY - Mary Jo Hodge Stephens, 82, passed away peacefully on Friday May 8, 2018 while at Brian Center, Gastonia. She was born Sept. 13, 1935 in Clay County to the late Frank and Emma Williams Hodge. A graveside service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 22, 2018...

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Diana Kirkland

Diana Kirkland

Stanley, NC

STANLEY - Diana Lynn Kirkland, 61, went home to be with her heavenly father on Thursday May 17, 2018. She was born in Gaston County, daughter of the late Jack and Iva Jean Kirkland. She loved listening to Southern Gospel music and spending time in the company of friends and...

William Lail Jr.

William Lail Jr.

Gastonia, NC

GASTONIA - William Timothy Lail Jr., 75, passed away on May 17, 2018 at Caromont Regional Medical Center. He was born Sept. 19, 1942, in Gaston County, son of the late William Timothy Lail Sr. and Beulah Jolly Lail. All services will be private. Mr. Lail is survived by...

Christine Whitaker

Christine Whitaker

Kings Mountain, NC

KINGS MOUNTAIN - Christine Whitaker, 88, passed away on May 16, 2018 at Summit Place in Kings Mountain. She was born in Martin County, NC, to the late William Gray Leary and Lucy Rogers Leary. A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Monday, May 21, 2018, at Ollie Harris...

May 18, 2018

Julia Fitzhugh

Julia Fitzhugh

Cherryville, NC

CHERRYVILLE - Julia H. Fitzhugh, 98, formerly of Fitzhugh Street passed away on May 15, 2018 at Covenant Village in Gastonia, N.C. Mrs. Fitzhugh was born in Gaston County, North Carolina on February 13, 1920 a daughter of the late Dr. William Henry Houser, Sr. and Mary...

Carla Linster

Carla Linster

Mount Holly, NC

MOUNT HOLLY - Carla Mai Linster, 53, passed away on Thursday May 17, 2018. She was born in San Joaquin County, California, daughter of Douglas and Donna Mai. Services will be held at a later date. Jeffrey S. Painter Funeral Director Licensee of Mount Holly is serving the...

William Sanders

William Sanders

Chester, SC

CHESTER, S.C. - William "Bill" Sanders, 80, passed away on May 8, 2018 at Wellmore of Tega Cay in Fort Mill, SC. He was born in Cleveland County to the late Herman Howard Sanders and Martha Solesbee. A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Friday, May 11, 2018, at Ollie Harris...

May 17, 2018

Marshall Gordon

Marshall Gordon

Gastonia, NC

GASTONIA - Marshall Augusta Gordon passed away May 9, 2018 at CaroMont Regional Medical Center, Gastonia. He was born Dec. 15, 1923, son of the late Marshall Gordon and Katie Williams Gordon. A memorial service will be held noon Saturday, May 19, 2018 at the South Chapel of...

Arthur Harding Jr.

Arthur Harding Jr.

Kings Mountain, NC

KINGS MOUNTAIN - Arthur David Harding Jr., 57, of Grover, went home to be with the Lord on May, 15, 2018 at Testa Hospice House in Kings Mountain. He was born in Cleveland County to the late Arthur David Harding Sr. and Janice Boheler Harding. A celebration of life service...

Kenneth Nash

Kenneth Nash

Gastonia, NC

GASTONIA - Kenneth D. Nash, 63, passed away at Carolinas Medical in Charlotte on May 15 after a tragic accident. A celebration of Kenneth's life will be held 2 p.m. Sunday May 20, 2018 at Carothers Funeral Home Chapel, 2205 Williamsburg Drive, Gastonia. The family will...

Dankie Orlandi

Dankie Orlandi

Kings Mountain, NC

KINGS MOUNTAIN - Dankie Loretta Sellers Orlandi, 89, of County Line Road, died on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. She was a native of Gaston County, born on June 25, 1928, daughter of the late Laura Elminer Sellers. Graveside services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, May 18, 2018 at...

May 16, 2018

Janice Hayes

Janice Hayes

Charlotte, NC

CHARLOTTE - Janice Eileen Parker Hayes, 84, passed away May 15, 2018 at Courtland Terrace in Gastonia. She was born March 18, 1934 in Wayne County, the daughter of the late James Parker and Ann Jones Parker. A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Thursday May 17, 2018 at...

Helen Mabry

Helen Mabry

Cherryville, NC

CHERRYVILLE - Helen Faye Phillips Mabry entered into eternal rest on May 14, 2018. She was born on January 25, 1933, in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Floyd County, Virginia. She was a child of the late Deputy Sheriff William Lewis Phillips and Cordova Quesenberry...

Georgia Meeks

Georgia Meeks

Gastonia, NC

"Our Mother Georgia Ascended to Heaven into the Arms of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ" Georgia Mae Meeks, age 97, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at the White Oak Manor in York, South Carolina. Miracles happen and Lives are changed when a Mom prays for...

May 15, 2018

Grady Butler

Grady Butler

Cherryville, NC

CHERRYVILLE - Grady Marshall Butler, 81, formerly of North Drive, passed away Saturday, May 12, 2018 at Carolina Care Health & Rehabilitation. He was born July 25, 1936 in Lincoln County to the late Frank Marion and Bessie Chambers Butler. Funeral services will be held...

Martin Hall

Martin Hall

Mount Holly, NC

MOUNT HOLLY - Martin Luther Hall, 85, passed away on Sunday May 13, 2018. He was born in Gaston County, son of the late Shuford and Callie Williamson Hall. He was preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters Robert Hall, Earl Hall, Frances Walters and Juanita Rumfelt,...

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