June 7, 2013
Louis Johnson Sr.
DURHAM - Funeral services for Mr. Louis Johnson Sr., (57) of Durham, N.C., will be conducted on Saturday at 1 p.m. from the Bethel Tabernacle United Holy Church, and the family will meet with their friends one hour before the funeral service.
Survivors are one son, Mr. Louis Johnson Jr.; one daughter, Ms. Kelly Mangum; one brother, Mr. Jessie Johnson; four sisters, Ms Teresa Johnson, Ms. Christine Johnson, Mrs. Rota McCurley-Walker, Ms. Mary E. Johnson; four grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.
Final care and arrangements are entrusted to: Hanes Funeral Service.
Tina Renee Maynard
DURHAM — Tina Renee Maynard, 38, of Durham, died on Friday, April 5, 2013.
Tina was a native and lifelong resident of Durham but spent four years in Conneautville, Pa., and then returned to Durham. She was preceded in death by her father, Danny Ray Maynard; grandparents, Roy and June Spain, Tubby and Dot Maynard, and Lois Butterfield.
She is survived by her son, Michael John Kelley; three daughters, Brooke Lyn Maynard, Danny Raye Maynard and Christina Elizabeth Matheson; her mother, Pamela Butterfield and husband, Bob; brother, Kevin Michael Maynard and Heather; step-brother, Robert Paul Butterfield and step-sister, Brandi Butterfield; grandfather, Robert M. Butterfield; family friend, Mark Dwyer; and numerous other treasured family members and friends.
A memorial service will be held on Sunday, June 9th at 3 p.m. at Hudson Funeral Chapel. Visitation with family will be held after the service. Burial will be private at convenience of the immediate family.
Donations may be made in Tina’s remembrance to any Domestic Violence Organization…."because no one should live in fear.” www.durhamresponse.org (919)403-6562 24-hour line. Online condolences can be made at www.hudsonfuneralhome.com.
Vernie Bradshaw Medlin
DURHAM — Vernie Bradshaw Medlin, 65, passed away on Tuesday June 4th. She was born April 25, 1948 to Refo and Lula West Bradshaw. Vernie was a member Grey Stone Baptist Church and was a beautician for many years. In addition to devoting countless hours to her family and church, Vernie loved to read books and enjoyed spending time at Duke Gardens and the museum's butterfly house.
She is survived by a son, Randy ”Jay” Rich of Creedmoor; his wife, Kathryn; and their children, Austin and Madalyn Rich. She is also survived by Randy Rich, Steve Medlin and Sandra Rich.
She will be deeply missed by her family and numerous friends.
The family will visit with friends from 1-2:30 p.m. Saturday at Hall-Wynne Funeral Service, 1113 W. Main St., Durham, where funeral services will follow at 2:30 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Rev. Randall Floyd will officiate.
Donations in Vernie’s memory may be made to Grey Stone's Legacy Child Enrichment Center, 2601 Hillsborough Rd. Durham, NC 27705. Online condolences; www.hallwynne.com Select obituaries.
Pannette Adair McAdoo
HAW RIVER — Pannette Adair McAdoo, age 50, daughter of the late Harvin McAdoo, Mary Lois McAdoo Bowden and Step father, Henry Bowden died Saturday, June 1, 2013, at Hospice at Meadowlands in Hillsborough, NC.
The funeral will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday, with 1 p.m. family visitation in Piney Grove Baptist Church. Burial in church cemetery.
Survivors are mother and step-father, Mary Lois and Henry Bowden; five sisters: P. Jean McAdoo-Cobb, Tilda Mcadoo-Tate, Deborah Baldwin, Danita Goldston and Tina Coble; four brothers: Mark Whitfield, Shelton Mebane, Stacy Lea, and Antonia Cearnal.
Public viewing today 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. in Chavis-Parker Funeral Home, Hillsborough, NC.
Velma Ruth Beasley
EFLAND — Velma Ruth Beasley, 92, born March 7, 1921 to the late William Henry Cearnal and Minnie Kenion Cearnal died Monday, June 3, 2013, at Duke University Med. Center in Durham, North Carolina.
The funeral will be conducted 2 p.m. Sunday in Mt Zion AME Church. Visitation 30 minutes prior to funeral.
Surviving are daughters, Bertha Corbett, Betty J. Rogers and Maude Beasley; 16 grand children; 28 great grand children.
Public viewing Saturday 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. in Chavis-Parker Funeral Home.
Interment will be in church cemetery.
Carlotta (Cotty) S. Kale
CHATTANOOGA, TN — Carlotta (Cotty) S. Kale, 71 of Chattanooga, died on Wednesday, June 5, 2013, after battling cancer for more than eight months.
Mrs. Kale was a native of Durham, North Carolina. She was the daughter of Henry C. Satterfield Jr. and Florence Trull Satterfield, both of whom are deceased. Her siblings, Judith Satterfield Strickland, H. Clement Satterfield III and Sarah A. Satterfield, all of whom reside in Hillsborough, North Carolina, survive her, as do their children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Mrs. Kale and her husband moved to Chattanooga in 1964 when he joined the law firm of Spears, Moore, Rebman & Williams. She attended Duke University and later, when her children were in high school, she attended the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on a Brock Scholarship and graduated Summa Cum Laude with a degree in English, and a minor in Latin.
Mrs. Kale was a long-time member of St, Paul's Episcopal Church, where she served as a Sunday School Teacher and a member of the Altar Guild. She was a member of the Society of the Companions of the Holy Cross.
An avid duplicate bridge player, she enjoyed her many bridge clubs, especially the social ones with her friends and the more competitive ones at the Chattanooga Bridge Center. She was a Silver Life Master.
She is survived by her husband, Thomas S. Kale, to whom she was married for 51 years. Also surviving are her children, Thomas S. Kale Jr. of Chattanooga, and William A. Kale II of Columbia, South Carolina and his wife, Wen and their children, Athena and Hans.
A memorial service for Mrs. Kale will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 13, 2013 at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 305 West 7th Street, Chattanooga, TN 37402. There will be a visitation at the church one hour before the service and a reception after the service.
Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort to the family.
Memorial contributions in Mrs. Kale's honor may be made to St. Paul's Episcopal Church or to any other charity of the donor's choosing.
Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 East Brainerd Road, Chattanooga, TN 37421.