Obituaries, March 10, 2014
Donald Lawrence Painter
DURHAM — Mr. Donald Lawrence Painter, 71, of Durham died on Saturday, March 8, 2014. He was a native and lifelong resident of Durham, the son of the late Lawrence Elwood Painter and Kate Bumpass Painter. He retired from GTE and ECS. He was a member of Gorman Baptist Church and the Seekers Sunday School Class. He loved antiques, gardening, fishing and camping.
He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Carol “Ann” Jarrett Painter, two sons, Doug Painter (Jenny) of Stem; Kevin Painter (Chelsea) of Rougemont; two daughters, Denise Sumner (John) of Youngsville; Wanda Honeycutt of Durham; one brother, Tom Painter (Sue) of Yulee, Florida; one sister, Pat Painter of Durham; eight grandchildren, Brant Painter (Tasia), Kristen Gonzalez (Joe`l), Katie Sumner, Zachary Sumner, Diana Honeycutt, Jerry Honeycutt Jr., Keith Painter, Eliza Painter, two great-grandchildren, Julian and Giovanni Gonzalez.
Funeral services will we held on Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. at Gorman Baptist Church. Dr. C.J. Bordeaux will officiate. Burial will be in Oak Grove Memorial Gardens. Active pallbearers will be Julius Goss, Vaughn Jarrett, Gary Haynes, Wayne Townsend, Jerry Jones, Brant Painter, Zachary Sumner and Wesley Warren. Honorary pallbearers will be Norman Walker, Hardy Currin, Colby Painter, Al Painter and Men and Women of Seekers Sunday School Class.
The family will receive friends on Monday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Hudson Funeral Home and other times at the home. Flowers are acceptable or donations can be made to Duke Cancer Institute- Colorectal 5K at Office of Development, 710 W. Main St., Suite 200, Durham, NC 27701 or online @ Duke CRC5K.org. for Team “PIA”. Online condolences can be made at www.hudsonfuneralhome.com.
Troy Walander Lloyd
EFLAND – Troy Walander Lloyd, 90, died Saturday, March 8, 2014, in his home. He was a native of Orange County He was the son of the late Julia and Andrew Lloyd. He grew up and worked on the family dairy farm with his dad, A. B. Lloyd, Sr. He then became a salesman at Patz Dairy and Farm Equipment Co. covering areas in NC and Va.
Surviving are his wife, Doris Hearn Lloyd, his son, Gary Lloyd (Pat), Efland, two daughters, Sheila L. Crabtree, Sanford and Alisa L. Kirkland, Chapel Hill, two sisters, Priscilla L. Long, Hillsborough, and Marie L. Davis (Nathan), Rockingham, one brother, Ben Lloyd (Camelia), Efland, four grandchildren and five great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents, his daughter, Pam Stone, two grandchildren, Karrie Stone, and Daniel Kirkland, his sisters, Mabel L. Gordon and Bettie Sue L. Rosemond, and his brother, Everett Lloyd.
The service will be held at 8 PM Wednesday in Walker’s Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be 6:30-7:45 PM Wednesday prior to the service. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Orange County Meals on Wheels.
Kathryn Garrett Chambers McBroom
ROXBORO — Kathryn Garrett Chambers McBroom, 62, of 2317 Halifax Rd., Roxboro, died Saturday, March 8, 2014. Born in Person County, Mrs. McBroom was the daughter of the late William Bruce and Mary Bailey Walthall Garrett. She was also preceded in death by her baby girl and stepson, Mark McBroom. Mrs.
McBroom attended New Life Independent Baptist Church where she was a founder of the Scholarship Fund and also attended Impact Church of Reidsville. She worked at Duke University Medical Center for 25 years where she was a nurse manager and educator in Cardiology. In 2008, Mrs. McBroom was a research mentor, receiving the Duke Friends of Nursing Award, in 2009, the North Carolina great 100 Nurses Award, and multiple National presentations at National Nursing Convention. She received her ADN from Alamance Community College and her BSN from Winston Salem State University.
Mrs. McBroom is survived by her husband, Henry Lee McBroom,Jr.; her children, Steven Lynn Chambers and wife Teresa, Anna Kathryn Chambers Kirby and husband Adam, Jonathan McBroom and wife Tara, Nathan McBroom and Brandi Hawkins and husband Kevin; one brother, Marty Garrett and wife Robin, of Martinsville, VA; one sister, Debbie Horner, of Durham; seven grandchildren, Dylan Blake Kirby, Jessica Smith, Joshua Holland, Dixie McBroom, Daisy McBroom, Kayla Hawkins and Skylar Hawkins.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Tuesday at the Brooks & White Chapel by the Pastor Mike Whitt and the Pastor Mike Davis. Burial will follow in Person Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held 6:30-800 PM Monday at the Brooks and White Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Justin McBroom, Drew Smith, Ed Thornburg, Flynn Garrett, Blake Whitt, and Jason Davis.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to New Life Independent Baptist Church Scholarship Fund, 6413 Burlington Rd., Hurdle Mills, NC 27541 or Hock Family Pavilion, 4023 N. Roxboro Road, Durham, NC 27704.
Condolences may be sent to www.brooksandwhite.com.
Horace Winfield Wrenn
ROXBORO — Horace Winfield Wrenn, Jr., 68, of 3680 Oxford Rd., Roxboro, went to be with Jesus Sunday, March 9, 2014. Born in Durham County, Mr. Wrenn was the son of the late Horace Winfield and Vera Powers Wrenn. Mr. Wrenn served in the US Navy for four years including two years service during the Vietnam War.
He retired from Carolane and was an avid fisherman. Mr. Wrenn was a faithful member of Bible Baptist Tabernacle and previously Old Fashion Tabernacle in Durham where he served as deacon, Sunday School teacher, quartet member and van driver. He also was an umpire with the Durham Bulls and a Little League Coach. Mr. Wrenn also supported the Wounded Warrior Project.
Mr. Wrenn is survived by his wife, Judith King Wrenn; four children, Nena Wrenn Scott and husband Craig, of Lynchburg, VA, Virginia Wrenn Booth, of Yadkinville, Deborah Wrenn West, of Roxboro and Jonathan Paul Wrenn and wife Teresa, of Cedar Grove; fifteen grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Funeral services will be held 3PM Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at Bible Baptist Tabernacle by the Pastor David King. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held 2-3PM, Tuesday at the Bible Baptist Tabernacle prior to the service and at other times at the home.
Pallbearers will be his grandsons: Seth Scott, Jacob Johnson, Nathan Wrenn, Chase Glenn, Timothy West, and Matthew Reaves.
Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas, 66675.
Condolences may be sent to www.brooksandwhite.com.
Michie P. Slaughter
Overland Park, KS — Michie P. Slaughter, 72, of Overland Park, KS, passed away on Friday, March 7, 2014.
He was born on May 4, 1941 to Valinda and William Slaughter in Roxboro, NC. He grew up and attended schools in Roxboro with his sister Nancy (Slaughter) Marston. He enjoyed playing football and singing in the Barber Shop Quartet. He attended Davidson College on a full football scholarship.
After graduating from Davidson College in 1963 and marrying his first wife, Vicki Hastings, he started a career in human resources that took them across the country. In 1972 they moved to the Kansas City area where he became the Executive VP of Human Resources at Marion Laboratories. He worked there until 1989, at which time he helped Ewing Kauffman found and run the Kauffman Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership, as founding CEO. Michie continued to mentor entrepreneurs in building their businesses throughout his life, as it was one of his core passions.
He and his first wife had three daughters; they made their home in Spring Hill, KS for 14 years, where they enjoyed many hobbies, including horseback riding, boating and sailing. They moved to Loch Lloyd, of Belton, MO where he became an accomplished golfer and traveled to play many of the best courses around the world.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, but found a loving relationship with Rebecca MacKinnon, who became his wife, and her children, who became his second family. Along the way he and Rebecca joined the independent family farm and cattle ranch operation of Rebecca’s family in the Osage County area of Kansas and it became another passion in the last decade of his life.
After a determined fight, he succumbed to complications from multiple myeloma and will be deeply missed by his family.
He is preceded in death by his first wife Vicki Slaughter and his parents.
He is survived by his wife Rebecca MacKinnon; daughters, Michelle Slaughter, Holly Slaughter Newton, Christy Slaughter Hazelwood; stepchildren, Ryan MacKinnon, Katie MacKinnon; grandchildren, Jon Hazelwood, Alexis Newton, Nicholas Newton; sister Nancy Marston.
The family suggests memorials to St. Luke’s Hospital South, 12300 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66213, with the deepest appreciation for the care and the support provided by their team.
Family will receive friends from 6p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at D.W. Newcomer’s Sons – Johnson County Chapel, 11200 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66210. Funeral will be at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 13, 2014 at Redeemer Presbyterian Church, 9500 W. 159th ST., Overland Park, KS, 66221. Burial will follow at the Pleasant Valley Cemetery.
Luncheon will follow service.