MAXTON — Mr. James E. Allen, Jr., 47, died on Dec. 1, 2013 at the V.A. Medical Hospital in Durham.Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday at Purcell Funeral Home in Laurinburg. Burial will follow at a later date at the Sandhills Veteran Cemetery in Spring Lake.The public viewing will be held from 3-6 p.m. on Thursday at Purcell Funeral Home.
LAURINBURG — Luke B. Johnson, 72, of Laurinburg, died Nov. 24, 2013 at Morrison Manor.The funeral will be noon Saturday at Unionville Missonary Baptist Chuch in Laurinburg, the Rev. Howard McLaurin officiating. Burial will follow in Green Pond Church Cemetery in Gibson.He is survived by lifelong companion Robin Brown; son Luke Johnson Jr. of Silver Spring, Md.; daughter Katheline Johnson of Woodland Park, N.J.; three brothers, Thomas Quick, Marion Johnson and Roy J...
LAURINBURG — William J. Anderson, 74, of Laurinburg, died Nov. 20, 2013 at Scotland Memorial Hospital.The funeral will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Solid Rock Missionary Baptist Church in Laurinburg, the Revs. Richard Ingram and Nathanial Cox officiating. Burial will follow at Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery in Laurinburg.He is survived by his wife, Daisy, of Laurinburg; three daughters, Alice Faye Hopson of Jacksonville, Fla., Mary Tate of Birmingham, Ala. and V...
MARSHVILLE — Sara Ellen Johnson Smith, 87, formerly of Maxton, died Nov. 22, 2013 at Hospice House in Monroe.A graveside service was held 11 a.m. Monday at Oak Grove Cemetery in Maxton.She is survived by her son, Tommy Smith of Marshville. She was also the widow of the late James C. “Cow Chain” Smith. For many years she worked with Neil Duncan at Maxton Drug before retiring.McDougald Funeral Home and Crematorium is serving the family.
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