PINEBLUFF - Horace Chester Catley, 76, died Sunday at Moore Regional Hospital.Funeral will be at 11 a.m. today at Powell Funeral Home. Entombment will be in Southern Memorial Park in Miami, Fla.
He was a retired florist.
Surviving is sister, Mrs. Margy Catley Elspass of Seven Lakes.
Memorial contributions may be made to Aberdeen Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 308, Aberdeen, N.C. 28315.
MRS. DERENA CHAMBERS
ABERDEEN - Mrs. Derena T. Chambers, 73, of Aberdeen died Monday at Moore Regional Hospital.
Funeral will be at 4 p.m. Friday at Shiloh A.M.E. Zion Church. Burial will be in Berkley Cemetery.
Surviving are husband, Lacey Lee Chambers; son, John Lacey Chambers of Aberdeen; brother, Ernest Taylor of Aberdeen; two grandchildren.
The family will be at Pugh Funeral Home in Southern Pines 7-9 p.m. today.
MISS VIRA CLODFELTER
THOMASVILLE - Miss Vira Viola Clodfelter, 94, of Piedmont Christian Home in High Point, formerly of Thomasville, died Wednesday at High Point Regional Hospital.
Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at J.C. Green and Sons Funeral Home. Burial will be in Thomasville City Cemetery.
A native of Guilford County, she was a graduate of Guilford College, a retired schoolteacher, a member of Memorial United Methodist Church, the Thomasville Women's Club and the Thomasville Garden Club.
Surviving is sister, Mrs. Rena Myers of Thomasville.
The family will be at the funeral home 7-8:30 p.m. today.
Memorial contributions may be made to the building fund of Memorial United Methodist Church, 101 Randolph St., Thomasville, N.C. 27360.
THOMASVILLE - Charles Alston Copple, 79, of 720 W. Stetson St., Orlando, Fla., died Tuesday at Humana Lucern Hospital in Orlando.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at J.C. Green and Sons Funeral Home.
SEVEN LAKES - Ralph William Elspass, 80, died Wednesday at Saint Joseph Skilled Nursing Facility.
Memorial service will be at 2 p.m. today at Chapel in the Pines.
He was a retired oil company vice president.
Surviving are wife, Mrs. Margy Catley Elspass; son, Chester W. Elspass of Alpha, N.J.; daughter, Mrs. Kaye E. Christinsen of Fayetteville; four grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Seven Lakes Rescue Squad, Box 969, Seven Lakes, West End, N.C. 27376.
Powell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
ROCKINGHAM - Walter Greene, 83, of Green Lake Community died Saturday at his home.
Funeral will be at 3 p.m. today at R.L. Jones Chapel, A.M.E. Zion Church, of which he was a member. Burial will be in Bear Branch Cemetery.
A native of Richmond County, he was a retired farmer.
Surviving are wife, Mrs. Wilma Love Greene; daughters, Annie Campbell of Charlotte, Sally Divens of High Point, Barbara White of the Bronx, N.Y., Joyce Morgan of Ellerbe, Lue Mattie Everette, Marie Everette, Elaine McLaurin, all of Rockingham; sons, Adell Greene of Winston-Salem, George Greene of Hoffman, Walter L. Greene of Charlotte, Laffart Greene of the home; stepson, William James Love of Rockingham; brother, Tero Greene of Rockingham; sisters, Josephine Greene, Willa Greene, Lucille Littles, all of Rockingham; 47 grandchildren.
McLendon Funeral Home in Ellerbe is in charge of arrangements.
BURLINGTON - Funeral for Mrs. Bertha Mattie C. Gunn, 74, of 2514 N.C. 100, who died Saturday will be at 2 p.m. today at Sharpe Funeral Home. Burial will be in Northlawn Cemetery.
MRS. EULA HUFFINES
GRAHAM - Mrs. Eula Mae Huffines, 62, of 836 Sarah Williams Ave. died Wednesday at Alamance Memorial Hospital.
Funeral will be at 3 p.m. Friday at Wicker Street Baptist Church. Burial will be in Alamance Memorial Park.
A native of Alamance county, she was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.
Surviving are husband, Willie Huffines; daughters, Mrs. Linda Kittinger of Long Beach, Calif., Mrs. Katherine Lee, Mrs. Willie Mae Oldham, Mrs. Robin Brantley, all of Mebane, Miss Peggy Huffines of Jacksonville, Fla., Mrs. JoAnne Rudd of Burlington, Mrs. Alice Deese of Graham, Mrs. Tammy Hall of Texarkana, Ark.; stepsister, Mrs. Marie Overman of Burlington; half sisters, Mrs. Shirley Krantz of Florida, Mrs. Janice Jones of Burlington; brothers, Bobby Jones of Snow Camp, Curtis Jones of Okeechobee, Fla.; stepbrother, Hillard Evans of Burlington; half brother, Paul Jones of Burlington; 20 grandchildren.
The family will be at McClure Funeral Home 7-9 p.m. today, other times at the residence of Mrs. Alice Deese, 2321 N.C. 54.
MRS. RUBY JONES
PFAFFTOWN - Mrs. Ruby C. Jones, 78, of 5509 Skylark Road died Tuesday at her home.
Funeral will be at 11 a.m. today at Voglers Funeral Home. Burial will be in Forsyth Memorial Park.
A native of Dawson, N.M., she was a member of Woodland Baptist Church and a retired nurses assistant at Forsyth Memorial Hospital.
Surviving are husband, Elvin A. Jones; sons, Tommy J. Jones of Pfafftown, David A. Jones of Clemmon; sister, Annabelle Murphy of Eden; seven grandchildren.
J. TODD KINNEY
LEXINGTON - Jeffery Todd Kinney, 24, of 457 Beauregard Drive, Chesapeake, Va., died Wednesday in Norfolk, Va.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Davidson Funeral Home.
A native of Lexington, he was an employee of the parts department of Banner Buick Company in Virginia Beach, Va., and was an Army veteran.
Surviving are parents, Clifton and Tanya Kinney of the home; brother, Travis Kinney of Fresno, Ohio; paternal grandmother, Mrs. Mary Kinney of Lexington; maternal grandmother, Mrs. Mary Skabo of Wilmington.
CHINA GROVE - Ruth Karriker Lutz, 85, of N.C. Lutheran Home in Salisbury, formerly of China Grove, died Wednesday at Rowan Memorial Hospital.
Funeral will be at 4 p.m. today at St. Mark's Lutheran Church, of which she was a member. Burial will be in St. Enoch Lutheran Church cemetery in Kannapolis.
A native of Rowan County, she was a retired teacher, a member of the Sunday school class, the Happy Club Senior Citizens and of the Women of the W.L.C.A. She was a graduate of Lenoir-Rhyne College.
Surviving are sons, Dr. Paul Lutz of Greensboro, David Lutz of Durham, Harold Lutz of Kannapolis; sister, Mrs. Pauline Maekie of Salisbury; seven grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mark's Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 596, China Grove, N.C. 28023.
Linn-Honeycutt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
BURLINGTON - Funeral for Shelton Wells Magnum, 80, of 2449 Hoskins Road, who died Tuesday, will be at 11 a.m. Friday at McClure Funeral Home in Graham. Burial will be in Belemont Baptist Church cemetery.
A native of Durham County, he was a retired building contractor, a member of Wicker Street Baptist Church and an Army veteran of World War II.
Surviving are stepson, Bobby R. O'Neal of Burlington; sister, Mrs. Weenona M. Coble of Graham; one stepgrandson.
The family will be at the funeral home 6-8 p.m. today.
STALEY - Bruce Wesley McMasters, 51, of Park Street died Wednesday at his home.
Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Staley United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Staley Cemetery.
A native of Randolph County, he was owner and operator of Bruce McMasters Furniture.
Surviving are wife, Mrs. Ellen Cooper McMasters; daughters, Mrs. Reta Avery, Mrs. Dana Andrews, both of Staley, Mrs. Kim Burgess of Ramseur, Mrs. Joy Coble of Asheboro, Miss Kelly McMasters of the home; mother, Mrs. Earline Duncan McMasters of Staley; sisters, Mrs. Kay Johnson of High Point, Mrs. Claudette Sands of Ramseur; brothers, Paul McMasters of Bonlee, Franklin McMasters of California, Bobby McMasters of Staley, William McMasters of Pasadena, Texas; six grandchildren.
The family will be at Loflin Funeral Home in Liberty 7-9 p.m. today.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Randolph, P.O. Box 9, Asheboro, N.C. 27204.
RALPH NESBIT SR.
SALISBURY - Ralph Edward Nesbit Sr., 79, of Route 2, Grace Church Road, died Tuesday at his home.
Funeral will be at 4 p.m. Friday at Grace Lutheran Church. Burial will be in Carolina Memorial Park in Concord.
A native of Cabarrus County, he was a retired employee of Cannon Mills and was a farmer.
Surviving are wife, Lillian Curly Nesbit; sons, Ralph Edward Nesbit Jr. of Charlotte, Robert Phillip Nesbit of Eden; daughters, Mrs. Dianne Rivers of China Grove, Mrs. Karen Overcast of Salisbury; brother, James Nesbit of Salisbury; sister, Lucille Nesbit of Salisbury; 10 grandchildren.