BURLINGTON - Rufus Hardy Saul, 76, of Trail 5, passed away Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at the Hospice Home.
A native of Alamance County, he was the son of the late Rufus Lemuel and Manie Evans Saul, a life member of Bethlehem Christian Church and retired employee of AT&T.
Rufus is survived by his wife, Brenda Saul, of the home; sons, Ronald Eugene Saul and wife Dawnn of Elon and Randall Earl Saul and wife Ann of Liberty; grandchildren, Brandon Saul and wife Amanda, Randy Saul, Sheridan Saul, Deanna Saul and Elainie Denny; great-grandchild, Graysen Saul; sister, Nannie Mae Page of Elon; stepdaughters, Laurie Newlin of Burlington and Nicole Sessoms of Mebane; stepson, Tony Abernathy and wife Lian of Hawaii; stepgrandchildren, Samantha, Tyson, Olivia, Jake, Zack and Luke.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Willie Saul, Buck Saul and Willard Saul; and sisters, Edna Saul and Pauline Marshall.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 12, 2014, at the Bethlehem Christian Church by the Rev. Dave Gilbert. Interment will follow in Bethlehem Christian Church cemetery. Mr. Saul will remain at Lowe Funeral Home and Crematory until taken to the church to lie in state 30 minutes prior to the funeral service.
The family will receive friends at Lowe Funeral Home from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday and at the residence at other times.
The family would like to thank Hospice and Always Best Care for the extra special care their caregivers gave Rufus.
Memorials may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Alamance-Caswell, 918 Chapel Hill Road, Burlington, NC 27215.
You may sign the online register book at www.lowefuneralhome.com
Published in TheTimesNews.com from July 10 to July 11, 2014
Lowe Funeral Home & Crematory
2205 South Church Street Burlington, NC 27215