February 11, 2013
Foy Carlton Hayes
DURHAM - Foy Carlton Hayes, 75, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday, February 10, 2013. He was born July 30, 1937 in Durham to the late Lantie Lee and Annie Louise Hester Hayes. Foy served in the United States Marine Reserves from 1954 to 1959. Mr. Hayes served his Lord as a faithful and loving member of Ebenezer Baptist Church. Funeral services will be held there on Wednesday, February 13 at 11 a.m. with The Reverend Earl P. Echols Jr., the Reverend Dr. Billy Seate and the Reverend Jack Moody officiating. Interment will follow in Oak Grove Memorial Garden. Foy is survived by his loving wife of 29 years, Brenda M. Hayes; and two sons by marriage, Larry Wayne Andrews Jr. and his wife, Chrissy, and David Anthony Andrews; and his sisters and brothers-in-law, Cordelia Hayes and J.H. Tucker Jr., Carol Hayes Painter and Wanda Hayes and the Reverend Dr. Billy Seate. His grandchildren, Caleb and Caylie Andrews and Brooke Andrews Hall and husband, Derrick, who gave him two beautiful great grandchildren, Trey and Rylie; and several nieces and nephews, also survive. He was preceded in death by his son by marriage, Michael Keith Andrews; his brother, Dennis Milton Hayes; and brother-in-law, J. Onzlow Painter. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Ebenezer Baptist Church. Many thanks go out to James Yarborough with Premier Health and to Carver Living Center for all of their loving care. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to Ebenezer Baptist Church in memory of Foy C. Hayes, c/o 1210 Pleasant Green Road, Hillsborough 27278. Watkins Cooper Lyon Funeral Home in Clarksville, Va. is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed to the Hayes family at www.wclfh.com.
Brookie Carroll Middleton
DURHAM - Brookie Carroll Middleton was born on April 10, 1929, and she departed this life on February 9, 2013 at home peacefully. She married Herman Middleton, and to this union, six children were born: Mildred Jones, of Spring Lake, Joanne Kersey, Demetris Middleton, Herman Middleton (Ethel), Norma Middleton and Charles Middleton (Tarsha), of Durham. She is survived by one sister, Ruthel Whitehead; one sister-in-law, Janet Moore of Kenansville; 18 grandchildren, 35 great grandchildren, 23 great great grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, February 12th at 12 noon with family visitation at 11 a.m. at Mount Calvary United Church of Christ.
DURHAM - David Morrison, 33, of Durham, died unexpectedly Friday, February 8, 2013, at his home. David worked with Diversified Information Tech.
Surviving are his daughter, Kayla Morrison; his mother, Junko Morrison and stepfather, Charles Eubanks; two brothers, Jason Eubanks and Robert Morrison; his father, Gene Morrison; his aunt, Barbara Morrison; and grandmother, Una Bullock.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham. The family will receive visitors on Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Clements Funeral Home.
The family is being assisted in Durham by Clements Funeral Service, Inc. Online condolences may be made at www.clementsfuneralservice.com.
David Louis Woods Sr.
DURHAM — David Louis Woods Sr., born April 19, 1936 and departed this life on February 7, 2013. He is survived by his wife, Christine Dingle Woods; 10 children; 42 grandchildren; 42 great grandchildren; three sisters; and three brothers.
Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, February 13, at 2 p.m. at Holloway Memorial Funeral Home. Visitation will be held from 1 to 2 p.m.
Alice Hazlett Kessing
CHAPEL HILL — Alice Hazlett Kessing died peacefully, surrounded by her family on February 9, 2013. She was born in Honolulu, on October 30, 1931, the daughter of Captain Edward and Elizabeth (“Ibby”) Hazlett. A UNC graduate, she lived most of her life in Chapel Hill, where she served the community through her work at the Caring and Sharing Center and the Child Care Services Association. Her Catholic faith was precious to her and she was an example of Christian love and charity to her family and community.
She was preceded in death by the love of her life, Jonas Warren Kessing Sr., and her parents. She is survived by her sister, Elizabeth Hazlett Scott of Chambersburg, Pa.; her five treasured children, Diane Kessing Jaskot (Jay) of Richmond, Va., Joan Kessing Driscoll (Rick) of Atlanta, Ga., Ned Kessing (Kathy) of Apex, Jonas Warren Kessing Jr. (Ginger) of Chapel Hill, Alice Mott Kessing; nine loving grandchildren, and her faithful dog, “Middie.”
A funeral mass will be celebrated at St. Thomas More Catholic Church on Thursday, February 14, at 10 a.m., followed by a reception at the church and interment at Chapel Hill Memorial Cemetery.
A visitation will be Wednesday, February 13, from 6 until 8 p.m. at Walker's funeral home in Chapel Hill.
In lieu of flowers, donation can be made to Child Care Services Association, 1829 East Franklin Street, Building 1000, P.O. Box 901, Chapel Hill 27514 or UNC Hospice, P.O. Box 1077, Pittsboro 27312.
Online condolences may be sent to www.walkersfuneralservice.com.
Wade Hodges Privette Jr.
HILLSBOROUGH - Wade Hodges Privette Jr., 72, passed away peacefully at home on February 9, 2013 after a long illness. He was the son of the late Wade Hodges Privette and Mary Harris Privette.
Hodges is survived by Yvonne, his loving and devoted wife of 33 years; his children, Cindi Privette Lubarsky and husband, David of Miami, Paul Sims and wife, Laura, of Atlanta, BJ Hogan and wife, Chris, Mike Hogan, Lisa Thomasson and husband, Scottie, all of Hillsborough; brother, Bob Privette and wife, Kathy, of Wendell. Hodges leaves behind 17 grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Hodges worked for BellSouth Telephone Company for 33 years and for the Chapel Hill Transit Company driving a bus for five years. He was an avid Carolina fan and loved “his” Tarheels and his grandchildren more than anything.
The family would like to thank The Florence Gray Soltys Adult Day Program, Community Homecare and Hospice of Hillsborough, Angie Worax, his favorite nurse and his very special doctor, James Kurz.
Hodges, or “Pa” as he was affectionately called, will be greatly missed.
Donations can be made in his name to Hillsborough Pentecostal Holiness Church, 117 West Hill Avenue, South Hillsborough 27278 or Community Homecare and Hospice of Hillsborough.
A celebration of his life is being planned for the near future.
Condolences to the family may be sent to poolefuneral.com under Obituaries.