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Bengy Howell Kings Mountain


Bengy Dwayne Howell, age 54 of Martin Rd. passed away Thursday, September 23, 2021, at Mercy Hospital in Charlotte.  He was born August 14, 1967 in Gaston County to Quay and Judy Turner...

Christine Wells Kings Mountain


Virginia “Christine” Owens Wells, age 77, of Dick Elam Rd. passed away Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at her residence.  She was born September 19, 1944 in Lincoln County to the...

Michael Pittillo Bessemer City


Michael “Mike” Leroy Pittillo, age 68, of Mauney Road, passed away Wednesday, September 15, 2021. He was born August 23, 1953, in Burke County to the late Hoyt Lee Pittillo and the...

Jr. Lail Cheryville


Jr. Lail, age 82, of West Academy Street, passed away Friday, September 17, 2021 at his residence, surrounded by his family. He was born Cletus Sylvestus Lail, Jr., on August 14, 1939, in Gaston...

Phyllis McSwain Cherryville


Phyllis Ann Allen McSwain, age 78, of Black Road, went to see Jesus with family by her side, Friday, September 17, 2021. She was born February 2, 1943, in Cleveland County to the late Riley Allen...

Perry Jones Shelby


Harold Perry Jones, age 66 of Shelby, passed away Sunday, September 12, 2021 at Atrium Health Cleveland.  He was born December 3, 1954 in Cleveland County to the late Howard Dean and Vera Lee...

Patricia Eaker Cherryville


Patricia Payne Eaker, age 79, of Cherryville, passed away Tuesday, September 8, 2021 at her home. She left us peacefully, surrounded by family. She was born Patricia Sue Payne October 30,...

Lib Shull Cheryville


Illa Elizabeth “Lib” Simpson Shull, age 83, of West Church Street, passed away Saturday, September 4, 2021 at Atrium – Cleveland. She was born September 14, 1937, in Lincoln...

Angelita Foster


Angelita H. Foster, age 88, residing at Brian Center Gastonia, passed away Saturday, September 4, 2021 at 6:16pm at Caromont Hospital Gastonia. She was born March 6, 1933 to Charles Carr and...

John Bennett Daves Cherryville


John Bennett Daves, age 75 of Cherryville, passed away Thursday, September 2, 2021 at Peak Resources.  He was born November 25, 1945 in Gaston County to the late J.P. Daves Sr. and Myrtle...
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