Saturday, July 14, 2018

Daniel Bryce Farlow

Daniel Bryce Farlow, 97, of Windermere, Florida, formerly of Sophia, NC passed away at The Sheridan Assisted Living and Memory Care Facility of Windermere, Florida on Monday, July 2, 2018. A visitation will be held from 2:00-2:45 pm on Sunday, July 15, 2018 at Marlboro Friends Church, 2668 Marlboro Church Rd, Sophia, NC 27350 followed by the funeral service at 3:00 pm. Burial will be held at Oaklawn Cemetery in Asheboro, NC with military honors by the Randolph County Honor Guard. Born on October 14, 1920 in Sophia, North Carolina to Frank Modock Farlow and Nora Stout. He is survived by his beloved wife of 75 years, Eva Jay Briles, his brothers Michael Farlow and Byron Farlow, and by his son David Briles Farlow, and grandchildren Daniel Jay Farlow, Brandon David Farlow, and Bryan Ambrogio.

Monday, May 14, 2018

Mary E. Floyd Kennedy Dies

TRINITY-Mary E. Royals “Nanny "Libby” Kennedy, 81, passed Saturday, May 12, 2018.  A service to celebrate Nanny Libby’s life will be held on Wednesday, May 16th, at 10:00 am, from the graveside in Hopewell United Methodist Church Cemetery, with Reverend Amy Coles officiating. Her family will see friends at the residence. She was born on August 24, 1936 in Randolph County, to the late Royce and Ruth Floyd Royals. On May 23, 1952, she was married to E. Lenton “Pete” Kennedy; he preceded her in death on February 10, 1995. She is survived by her daughter, Lynn Kennedy; her brother, Bobby Royals; her grandson, Chris Kennedy; her nieces, Taylor Wedge and her husband, Eric, and Lindsay Royals; her great niece, Royce Lea Wedge and her great nephew, Easton Wedge. 
Great Grandmother is Fatima Briles Floyd

Mr. Charlie F. Floyd

Mr. Charlie F. Floyd, 91 of Thomasville, passed away Friday, May 11, 2018 at Piedmont Crossing Retirement Home. A funeral service will be held Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 11:00 AM at J.C. Green and Sons Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Steve Jarvis officiating. Interment will follow at Holly Hill Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will greet friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service. Born February 14, 1927 to the late Thomas C. Floyd and Lula Kate Williams Floyd in Randolph County. Along with his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Mildred Wood Floyd; brothers, Cicero (Hamm) Floyd, Paul Floyd, and Howard (Tink) Floyd; sisters, Ruth Royals, Helen Robbins, Kathleen (Kat) Hill, and Mary Elizabeth Floyd. Surviving is his daughter, Mary Lou Eames and husband Ray; sisters, Jean Floyd and Dot Brower; grandchildren, Christie Brown and husband Allen and Richard Eames and wife Brandi; four great-grandchildren and two step-great-grandchildren. 

Grandmother is Fatima Briles Floyd

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Betty Lou Kindley James, 78, of Asheboro, died Friday, May 11, 2018 at The Randolph Hospice House in Asheboro. Memorial services will be conducted at 6:00 p.m., Monday, May 14, 2018, at Ridge Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Gary Reeder officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service.

Mrs. James was born October 7, 1939 in Randolph County to Ora Mae Kindley. She graduated from Gray's Chapel High School in 1959 and retired from Teleflex. Mrs. James loved her families, friends and her granddog, Winnie. 

She was preceded in death by her mother, Ora Mae Kindley; and her brother, Michael Kindley.

Survivors include her daughter, Robin Owens and husband, David of Asheboro; sisters, Peggy Smith Wick of Asheboro, Frances Oney of Ft. Meyers, FL, Wilma Kindley of Greensboro, Cecilia Redd and husband, Robert of Lexington; and numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.


Direct line to Nancy Briles Kindley

Friday, April 13, 2018

Dixie Ann Briles Garnett

Dixie Ann Briles Garnett, 81, of Evansville, Indiana, passed away Sunday, April 8, 2018 at Heritage Center. A celebration of Dixie's life will be held at a later time this summer. Born in Oakland City, Indiana on April 27, 1936 to the late John and Florence (Foley) Briles. Dixie is survived by her husband of 62 years, Thomas Eugene "Gene" Garnett of Evansville, IN; daughter, Candice Dodson (Jeff) of Evansville, IN; son, Patrick John Garnett (Ed Deveraux) of Chicago, IL; grandchildren, Zachary Dodson (Danielle) of Sellersburg, IN and Madeline Dodson of Evansville, IN.

Dallas "Virgil" Hoover Dies

Dallas "Virgil" Hoover, 83, of Asheboro, passed Thursday, April 12, 2018 at The Randolph Hospice House in Asheboro. Funeral services will be conducted at 3:00 p.m., Monday, April 16, 2018, at Bethel Baptist Church with Dr. Jody Harrison officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery with military honors provided by The Randolph County Honor Guard. The family will receive friends from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m., Sunday, April 15, 2018 at Ridge Funeral Home. Born August 8, 1934 in Randolph County, Mr. Hoover was the son of the late Robert and Queen Hoover. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Emily Wagoner Hoover; son, Michael Dallas Hoover; grandson, Jacob Hoover; sister, Elizabeth Kessler; and brothers, Charles, Roy and Raymond Hoover. Survivors include his daughter, Kathy Hoover (Brad Murray) of Asheboro; sons, Tony Hoover (Teresa), Todd Hoover (Sharon), Chris Hoover (Jennifer), all of Asheboro; brother, Coy Hoover (Julia) of Asheboro; grandchildren, Mike Hoover, Brandon Hoover, Sarah Hoover, Rachel Hoover Coughlin, Regina Hoover, Dillon Hoover, Crystal Scott, Carrisa Gallimore, Karli Hoover, Kara Hoover; great-grandchildren, Kelsey Hoover, McKenna Hoover, Tyler Hoover, Cameron Faulkner, Clara Faulkner and Austin Scott; and his faithful canine companion, Niko. Direct line to Mary Briles Hoover, Mary Briles Pearce, and Margaret Briles Kindley

Friday, April 6, 2018

Charles Lee Briles Dies

Charles Lee Briles, age 76, passed away on April 2, 2018. Friends may gather Friday, April 6, 4:00 pm until the time of memorial service at 5:00 pm at O. R. Woodyard South Chapel, 1346 S. High St. Elder Jackie Smith officiating. Private inurnment at Franklin Hills Memory Gardens. Born on May 1, 1941 in Robinette, WV to the late Walter and Hazel Briles. Charles is preceded in death by son, Thomas Lee Briles; and brother, Joseph Briles. He is survived by beloved wife of 56 years, Barbara Briles; son, Markus (Kelly) Briles, grandsons, Charles (Jordan) Briles, Robert, Jonathon, and Christopher Briles; great grandson, Levi Briles; siblings, Jim (Margaret) Briles, Daniel (Daphne) Briles, Joyce (Greg) Fernan, and Bonnie (Rainer) Stegemann; other relatives and friends.