July 1, 2013
DURHAM — Murray Fogel, 92, passed away on June 28, 2013. Son, Robert (Katherine) of Durham; daughter, Judy of Great Neck, NY; and granddaughter, Sarah of Spring Lake survive him. Memorial service: Monday, July 1, 2013 at Jordan Oaks Retirement Home, 10820 Penny Road, Cary. Complete service information and online register book at www.BrownWynneCary.com.
Ruby Frances Bowes
ROXBORO — Ruby Frances Bowes, age 80, of 9039 Virgilina Road, Roxboro, NC, died Saturday afternoon June 29, 2013 at Person Memorial Hospital.
Mrs. Bowes was a native of Person County, NC, daughter of the late John Dewey and Martha Doris Reaves Bowes and wife of 21 years to the late Albert Thomas Bowes. She was retired from Collins & Aikman Corp. after 47 years of service and was a member of Bethel Hill Baptist Church.
Surviving are two daughters, Sandra B. Loftis and husband, James “Shorty”, Patsy B. Overby and fiancée, Joe Overby; two sisters, Ann Rowland, Carolyn Melton and husband, Cecil, all of Roxboro, NC; two grandchildren, Jason Loftis and wife, Jayne, of Timberlake, NC, Jonathan Loftis and wife, Brandy, of Roxboro, NC; five great grandchildren, Jackson, Jasper, Jett, Nathan and Ethan Loftis.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Bowes is preceded in death by a son, Stanley Thomas Bowes; two sisters, Bessie Bowes Black, Gracie Estelle Bowes; and a brother, Fred Kent Bowes Sr.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at Bethel Hill Baptist Church by the Rev. Norman Talley. Interment will follow in the Harmony United Methodist Church Cemetery in Alton, VA. The family will receive friends Monday, July 1, 2013 from 7 till 9 p.m. at Strickland Funeral Home and other times at the home of Sandra Loftis, 9029 Virgilina Road, Roxboro.
Pallbearers will be Mike Barts, Tommy Barts, Wendell Barts, Anthony Melton, Cole Melton and Cory Melton. Gwynn Fuqua will serve as honorary pallbearer.
Arrangements are by Strickland Funeral Home, 1314 North Main Street, Roxboro, NC 27573. Online condolences may be made at stricklandfhroxboro.com.