Martha Ellen Manning Altizer
OCEANA — Martha Ellen Manning Altizer, 68, of Oceana, passed away Saturday evening, September 8, 2012, at Bowers Hospice House. Born November 12, 1943, at Belle, she was the daughter of the late French and Elda Mae Cozort Manning. Services were held Wednesday, Sept. 12, at 2 p.m. at the Oceana First Baptist Church with the Rev. Jerry Cook officiating. Evans Funeral Home of Oceana is serving the Altizer family.
George Lee Bailey Sr.
GLEN FORK — George Lee Bailey Sr., 80, of Glen Fork, formerly of Jesse, passed away on Monday, September 10, 2012. Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, September 13, 2012, in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco with Rev. Dwight Herd officiating. The family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco.
Frank J. Belcher
Frank J. Belcher Frank J. Belcher, 85, passed away Thursday, September 6, 2012, at Raleigh General Hospital. Born March 21, 1927, he was the son of the late John and Nancy Jane O’Neal Belcher. Funeral services was held 1 p.m. Tuesday, September 11, 2012, at Calfee Funeral Service Chapel with Elder J.B. Farmer officiating. Calfee Funeral and Cremation Service of Pineville is serving the Belcher family.
William ‘Bill’ Lloyd Compton
ALPOCA — William “Bill” Lloyd Compton, 61, of Alpoca, passed away Tuesday, September 11, 2012 with his family by his side, after a courageous battle with lung cancer. Born in Mullens, on April 15, 1951, he was the youngest son to the late Rudolph and Geraldine DeHart Compton. Bill’s life was remembered on Friday, September 14, 2012 at 7p.m. at Tankersley Funeral Home in Mullens. The family of Bill Compton is being cared for by Tankersley Funeral Home, Mullens.
Edward Boyd Cook
NEW RICHMOND — Edward Boyd Cook, 79, of New Richmond, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, September 10, 2012, at Welch Community Hospital, Welch, following a long illness. He was born June 16, 1933, in Glen Rogers, a son of the late Arnold Alvin and Bessie Brinegar Cook. Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. on Friday, September 14, 2012, in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, with Pastor Reba Lockard officiating. The family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco.