McLaurin at Pinecrest Funerals and Cremations

McLaurin at Pinecrest Memorial Park, Funerals and Cremations has served the Clayton area for generations. McLaurin Funerals and Cremations is conveniently located on the grounds of Pinecrest Memorial Park, offering families the convenience of planning all arrangements from one location. At McLaurin at Pinecrest, we believe that every life is unique, and every funeral should be too. We celebrate life. And for those who like to plan ahead, we offer The Simplicity Plan® prearrangement program, an easy way to handle an important family responsibility. MCLAURIN FUNERALS AND CREMATIONS Founded in 1962, our 13,000-square-foot funeral home features two arrangement rooms and three visitation rooms to meet the needs of the families we serve. Each spacious and private parlor is completely equipped to serve your personal and family needs. Our spacious chapel, with seating for up to 225 guests, has plush pews, elegant chandelier lighting and wood trimming that offer a stately look. We offer the county's only on-site crematory, making this a convenient choice for people choosing cremation. Ample parking can be found at McLaurin Funerals and Cremations, which is located on Highway 70, four miles from I-40 and 20 miles from I-95. PINECREST MEMORIAL PARK The beauty of Pinecrest Memorial Park makes each visit a welcoming experience. The highly experienced and skilled grounds staff attends to every detail to ensure a meticulously maintained park. Pinecrest has many burial options to choose from including traditional ground burial, lawn crypts, mausoleum entombment and cremation memorialization. Constructed of granite, concrete and reinforced steel, the Pinecrest Memorial Gardens Mausoleum has a charming foyer that has been sculpted out of marble and is structured to hold floral arrangements. Many lovely gardens are also found at Pinecrest including the Garden of the Good Shepherd, the Garden of the Whispering Waters, and the Garden of Love.


Our Obituaries

Ruby Paulette Puckett Creech

February 9, 1944 - June 25, 2017

Ruby Puckett Creech, 73, passed away Sunday June 25, 2017. A graveside service will be held at 10am on Thursday June 29, 2017 at Pinecrest Memorial Park.She is survived by her husband; Raymond Creech, daughter; Marie Creech, sons; Rodney Creech and Terry Creech.Online condolences may be made to the Creech family at www.mclaurinatpinecrest.com. Arrangements are with McLaurin Funeral Home.
View Tribute »

Patrick Haron Britt

March 31, 1937 - June 25, 2017

Patrick Haron Britt “Bootsy”, 80, went to meet the Lord on Sunday, June 25, 2017. Funeral service will be held at 2:00 on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at the First Baptist Church with Dr. Mark White officiating. Entombment will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park Mausoleum. Pat was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, and known by many as the Archway “Cookie Man...
View Tribute »

Florence Barbara Kollet

March 15, 1928 - June 25, 2017

Florence Barbara (Gerber) Kollet, 89, of Clayton, NC passed away peacefully on June 25, 2017 at Springbrook Nursing and Rehabilitation in Clayton, NC. She was born in Little Ferry, New Jersey on March 15, 1928 to the late Edward and Florence (Seifried) Gerber.Mrs. Kollet became a resident of Rehoboth Beach, Delaware after her retirement in 1983. She then moved to Clayton, NC in November 2012.She...
View Tribute »

Erika Yarixsa Doblado-Arebalo

May 29, 1994 - June 24, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Garland Richard Stretch

March 24, 1942 - June 24, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Doris Lorraine Coats

June 7, 1947 - June 22, 2017

Doris Lorraine Coats, 70, passed away on June 22, 2017.A native of Johnston County, Doris was born June 7, 1947 to the late James and Mamie Wood Coats. She loved working on the farm, cleaning houses, working in the garden, and most of all, she loved fishing.She is survived by her daughters, Vonda Jefferys and husband, Robert and Karen Martin; sister, Rita Thompson and husband Jerry; brothers,...
View Tribute »

Lena Price Mercer

August 24, 1922 - June 22, 2017

Lena Price Mercer, 94, passed away Thursday, June 22, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. Funeral services will be held at 4:30 on Sunday, June 25, 2017 in the chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home with Dr. Steve Roy officiating. Interment will follow at Maplewood Cemetery.She is survived by her daughter; Sandra M. Stewart, sons; Art Mercer and his wife Joy, Mike Mercer all of Clayton, grandchildren;...
View Tribute »

Lessie Watkins Blackmon

September 3, 1921 - June 22, 2017

Lessie Mae Watkins Blackmon, 95, passed away Thursday, June 22, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 11:00am on Saturday June 24, 2017 at Oakland Presbyterian Church with the interment following in the church cemetery.She is survived by her son; Theron Dennis Blackmon and his wife Norma, daughter; Elaine B. Benson and her husband Jimmy, grandson; Theron Dennis Blackmon, Jr. and his wife Sondie,...
View Tribute »

Margaret Truelove Pearce

June 23, 1927 - June 22, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Sherre Denise Smith

April 23, 1956 - June 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Mark Murphy Fentress

May 3, 1960 - June 18, 2017

Mark Murphy Fentress, 57, of Clayton, passed away on June 18, 2017 in Clayton. Mark was born in Richmond, VA, to Ernie and Louise Fentress on May 3, 1960. He attended Old Dominion University, where he met his wife, Marla. They were married on September 4, 1982 in Virginia Beach. He worked as a Chief Financial Officer for Godwin Group for the past 15 years. He was the treasurer of the Dunn Rotary...
View Tribute »

Tony Ray Sauls

May 15, 1944 - June 17, 2017

Tony Ray Sauls, 73, died Saturday June 17, 2017 at his home in Sneads Ferry. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 Thursday in the chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home with Dr. Mark White officiating. Interment will follow at Maplewood Cemetery.An avid fisherman, golfer and softball player, Mr. Sauls retired from O’Neil Motors in Raleigh and later became an independant contractor of fiber optic...
View Tribute »

Charles Devan Morgan

May 16, 1930 - June 16, 2017

Charles DeVan Morgan, 87, of Clayton, passed away on June 16, 2017 in Smithfield.Charles was born in Clayton, NC to Dewey and Bessie Conner Morgan on May 16, 1930. He graduated from Clayton High School. He married Peggy Turner on August 12, 1978 in Clayton.He worked in textiles and in office/warehouse management. He served in the Army and was a veteran of the Korean War.He was involved as a...
View Tribute »

Lora Hope Loggie

October 27, 1960 - June 12, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Mary Rose Gay

March 9, 1937 - June 8, 2017

Mary Rose Dupree Gay, 80, passed away Thursday, June 8, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 10:00am on Monday June 12, 2017 in the chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home with Rev. Rick Gaskins officiating. Interment will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park.She is survived by her daughters; Peggy Gay, Lynn Jeffares and husband Daniel, sons; Wilford Gay and wife Susan, James Gay and wife Rita, sisters;...
View Tribute »

Gregory J. Dawe

February 11, 1949 - June 5, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Loretta Kathleen Crume

January 13, 1931 - June 5, 2017

Loretta Kathleen Crume, 86, of Clayton, passed peacefully at home on June 5, 2017. Born January 13, 1931 in Cincinnati, OH, she was the daughter of the late Alice and Fred Pies. Loretta was preceded in death by son Thomas (infant) and spouse Edward Reed Crume. Loretta is survived by her children: Charles, Joan, Carol [Nicholas Coleman, grandson Robert (Shelley) and 2 great grandchildren], Janet...
View Tribute »

Coy Dale Cooke

December 30, 1939 - June 4, 2017

Coy D. “Grady” Cooke, 77 of Clayton passed away peacefully in his sleep on June 4, 2017. Grady was born in Archer Lodge on 12/30/39 to Coy and Stella Cooke. Grady was a veteran of the United States Marine Corp. He had of love of little league baseball/softball and umpired for many years. He was a wonderful caregiver to his wife, Boonie, and mother-in-law, Nancy Watson. He never met a...
View Tribute »

Joseph Lee Devenow

February 24, 1949 - June 2, 2017

Mr. Joseph L. Devenow III, 68 died at his home in Clayton, NC. Joseph previously lived in Wallingford and Mendon, VT.He was born in Rutland, VT on February 24, 1949, the son of Joseph and Mildred Devenow.He married Catherine Sharp on June 26, 1971 in Rutland, VTJoe served his country in the US Air ForceHe worked as an electrician for many years, then retired from the State of Vermont after 30...
View Tribute »

Zachary Dylan Lowery

November 23, 1997 - May 31, 2017

Zachary Dylan Lowery, 19, passed away Wednesday May 31, 2017. A memorial service will be held at 4:00 Saturday in the chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home with Pastor Jim Harmeling officiating.He is survived by his parents; David and Lori Lowery, brother; Garrett Lowery, maternal grandmother; Stacer O. McGee, paternal grandparents; Gil and Carol Lowery, aunts and uncles; Jeff and Lee McGee, Amy and...
View Tribute »

Betty Pearl Stanley

March 28, 1933 - May 29, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Dorothy Eleanor Brownlie

January 8, 1917 - May 28, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Janet Marie Jones

January 8, 1951 - May 27, 2017

Janet Marie Jones, 66, passed away on May 27, 2017. A native of Johnston County, Janet was born January 8, 1951 to the Neta Clifton Jones and the late Clinton Thomas Jones. She loved her church and was a long time member of a gospel quartet. She enjoyed fishing and spending time at the beach. She was a people person, especially when it came to children and the elderly.Janet is survived by her...
View Tribute »

Martha Pickett Peele

September 4, 1929 - May 26, 2017

Martha Pickett Peele, 87, of Clayton, passed away on Friday, March 26, 2017 surrounded by her family.She was the daughter of the late James Bowden and Mary Elizabeth Johnston Pickett.In addition to her parents, Mrs. Peele was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley Collin Peele. She is survived by three daughters, Deb Bunn (Julian), of Raleigh, Martha “P-nut” Jeffreys (Danny), of...
View Tribute »

Marlene Grondalski

October 26, 1951 - May 26, 2017

Marlene Linda Grondalski, aged 65, passed away on May 26, 2017. A native of Bellaire, Ohio, Marlene was born October 26, 1951 to the late Thomas Elwood and Bertha Gail Worley Rushman. Marlene attended beauty school before pursuing a career for early childhood development where she enjoyed teaching and shaping our youth. Family and friends were Marlene’s passion and enjoyed hosting...
View Tribute »

James Lofton Hammond

July 15, 1925 - May 26, 2017

James Lofton Hammond, 91, of Clayton, NC passed away peacefully on Friday morning, May 26, surrounded by family. James (Jim) was a WWII veteran, having served in the 20th Armored Division in Europe. He later graduated with a BS from Drexel University, and with an MBA from the University of Delaware. A native of Delaware, he was a talented violinist since childhood, and a love of music remained an...
View Tribute »

Martha Pickett Peele

September 4, 1929 - May 26, 2017

Martha Pickett Peele, 87, of Clayton, passed away on Friday, March 26, 2017 surrounded by her family.She was the daughter of the late James Bowden and Mary Elizabeth Johnston Pickett.In addition to her parents, Mrs. Peele was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley Collin Peele. She is survived by three daughters, Deb Bunn (Julian), of Raleigh, Martha “P-nut” Jeffreys (Danny), of...
View Tribute »

Elizabeth Niebergall

November 18, 2014 - May 25, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Linda Smith Wall

November 25, 1947 - May 24, 2017

Linda Smith Wall, 69, of Garner, NC passed away on May 24, 2017 in Smithfield, NC. Linda Smith Wall was born in Turkey, NC (Sampson County) to Norva Gray Porter and David Aldon Smith on November 25, 1947. She graduated from Garner High School and Hardbarger Business College. She worked as a clerk typist for the State of North Carolina for most of her career. She was involved in teaching...
View Tribute »

David Wesley Cookson

March 5, 1949 - May 19, 2017

David Wesley Cookson, 68, of Clayton, North Carolina passed away on May 19, 2017 in Greensboro, North Carolina.David was born in San Francisco, California to Mary and Edward Cookson during March of 1949. He went to school in Nevada. He was married to Mildred Fuentes during January of 1971 in Fort Ord, California. He attended Northwestern University and Texas A&M University. He worked as a...
View Tribute »

Michael Eugene Powell

November 25, 1946 - May 19, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Nancy Murdock Mayo

February 5, 1942 - May 17, 2017

Nancy Murdock Mayo, 75, passed away Wednesday May 17, 2017. A memorial service will be held at 11:00am on Monday May 22, 2017 in the chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home.She is survived by her son; Greg L. Mayo and his wife Angel of Albany, GA, daughter; Amy Johnson and her husband Scott of Vass, sisters; Shirley Murdock of Troy and Kay McCaskill of Asheboro, sister-in-law; Deborah Spence of...
View Tribute »

Mazeline Andrews Hargis

October 19, 1931 - May 17, 2017

Mazeline Andrews Hargis, 85, went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at the Brian Center in Clayton. Mazeline was born on October 19, 1931 to the late Lattie Linwood and Naomi Parrish Andrews.She married the love of her life, Thomas Anderson Hargis, Jr, (T.A.) on October 22, 1947. She was the rock of her family and her husband and children knew she loved them with all her heart...
View Tribute »

Jennie Lincoln Valenti

February 12, 1930 - May 15, 2017

Jennie L. Valenti, 87 years old, of Clayton, NC, passed away on May 15th2017 at SECU Hospice House surrounded by her loved ones. She was born in Brooklyn, NY to Philip & Jennie Noto on 2/12/1930.She went to school in Brooklyn, NY. She was married to Fred Valenti on September 23rd, 1950 in Brooklyn, NY.She worked as a Seamstress for Eclipse/ Automatic Bedding for over 30 years combined.She...
View Tribute »

Donald Robert Haworth

January 26, 1928 - May 15, 2017

Donald Robert Haworth, Sr., 89, of Clayton, NC passed away on May 15, 2017 surrounded by loving family. Don was born on January 26, 1928 to Henry Lowell Haworth and Mary Etta Morton in Steubenville, OH. He attended the Academy of the New Church in Bryn Athyn, PA and then went on to Purdue University where he earned both his Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees. He later attended Oklahoma...
View Tribute »

Nathaniel Ray Hill

August 21, 1994 - May 14, 2017

Please dress comfortable and casual. Nathan loved the color blue. In his honor, wear something colorful and vibrant.A celebration of Nathan's life will be held Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 11:00am in the chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home. Refreshments will be provided as well.While flowers are accepted, memorial contributions may be made in Nathan's name to Wendy and Robert Kinlaw, 326...
View Tribute »

Lois Parrish Ross

April 27, 1928 - May 13, 2017

Lois Parrish Ross, 89, passed away Saturday, May 13, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 Tuesday at Tippetts Chapel FWB Church with Rev. Dr. Eddie Moody officiating. Entombment will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Gardens. She was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, Clee Hocutt Ross; her daughter, Gail Ross Blowe and eight brothers and sisters. She is survived by her grandson, Dr....
View Tribute »

Janice Beck

January 23, 1953 - May 12, 2017

Janice Purnell Summerlin, 64, passed away Friday, May 12, 2017.Janice was born January 23, 1953 to the late Dalmer Viron and Eva Murphy Summerlin. She loved quilting, gardening, camping, drag racing, and her beloved dog Katie. More than anything she loved spending time with her family.A graveside service will be held at 3:00 Wednesday at Montlawn Memorial Park, 2911 S. Wilmington St. Raleigh, NC...
View Tribute »

Annie Hogg Ellis

April 18, 1938 - May 10, 2017

Annie “Sue” Hogg Ellis, 79, passed away Wednesday, May 10, 2017, surrounded by her family, after a brave battle with her health. A loving wife, mom, and grandma, Sue will always be remembered for her indomitable spirit, selfless generosity, kindness and zest for life. Sue loved to cook and watch, while her friends and family enjoyed her amazing recipes. Spending time with her husband,...
View Tribute »

Edith Elizabeth Paterno

February 10, 1932 - May 10, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Wanda Keith Batchelor

November 24, 1954 - May 9, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Gary Joel Peedin

December 16, 1946 - May 6, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Christopher Keith Pollard

March 18, 1966 - May 5, 2017

Christopher Keith PollardMarch 18, 1966 - May 5, 2017GarnerChristopher (Chris) Keith Pollard age 51 of 105 G-Long Drive, Garner, NC passed away on Friday, May 5, 2017 at SECU Hospice House following a brief illness.Chris was born March 18, 1966 in Johnston County to Donald Pollard and the late Pat Pollard of Clayton.Mr. Pollard was a painter by trade who loved his family first and foremost and in...
View Tribute »

Nickie Marie Turner

March 19, 1958 - May 3, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Mark David Hennrikus

July 3, 1958 - May 3, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Kevin Lee Murray

May 8, 1961 - May 2, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Carolyn Howard

October 9, 1931 - April 30, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Jada Lynn Jackson

April 26, 2017 - April 26, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Clara Wall Parrish

February 27, 1928 - April 24, 2017

Clara Wall “Tennie” Parrish, 89, the daughter of the late Rommie Lee and C. Estelle Gower Wall passed away Monday April 24, 2017. “Tennie” was a member of Mount Herman Christian Church for many years. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 2:00pm in the chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home at 2:00p.m with interment to follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park. She...
View Tribute »

Patricia Eileen Barber

November 8, 1946 - April 23, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Gary Harold Schultz

September 4, 1956 - April 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Kenyon John Ryder

June 17, 1945 - April 17, 2017

Kenyon J. Ryder age 71, passed on April 17th unexpectedly.Mr. Ryder is survived by his wife, Terry, and three children: Shiloh Sickler, Adam Ryder, and Amy Ryder-Burge. He also leaves behind his brothers Steve Ryder and Chuck Ryder; his step-sons Matthew and Chris Carmean; and eight grandchildren: Victoria Misto, Anika Ryder, Luke Ryder, Ethan Ryder-Burge, Kingston Ryder-Burge, Sean Ryder-Burge,...
View Tribute »

Juanita Ann Briggs

May 25, 1929 - April 14, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Robert Steven Biggs

June 1, 1963 - April 12, 2017

Robert Steven “Steve” Biggs, 53, passed away on Wednesday, April 12, 2017. He will be remembered as a loving father and husband, a steadfast and loyal friend, and phenomenal town manager. Stubborn and iron-willed, he was the type of leader who would never publicly accept credit for his countless contributions. But it’s clear there is no man who’s had more influence in...
View Tribute »

Evelyn Wiggins Mitchell

July 23, 1933 - April 11, 2017

"She is more precious than rubies: and all the things thou canst desire are not to be compared unto her." (Proverbs 3:15)On April 11, 2017, our Heavenly Father called Mrs. Evelyn Wiggins Mitchell to her eternal rest. Daughter of the late Rev. Alonza M. and Fannie Wiggins, Mrs. Mitchell was born on July 23, 1933, in Spring Hope, NC. She was the fifth of five children—including...
View Tribute »

Raymond Michael Rosen

December 3, 1989 - April 11, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Joseph Marshall Sutton

November 2, 1985 - April 8, 2017

Joseph Marshall Sutton, 31, passed away Saturday, April 8, 2017. A memorial service will be held Friday, April 14, 2017 at 2:00p.m. at McLaurin Funeral Home.He is survived by his father; David C. Sutton of Suttontown, mother; Lisa D. Sutton of Fuquay Varina, brother; Jamey Sutton and his wife, Abigail of Wendell, maternal grandfather; William J. Duclos and his wife Kathy Davis of Graham, paternal...
View Tribute »

Teresa Terii Lynn Klinger

November 7, 1952 - April 8, 2017

Teresa “Terri” Lynn Klinger, 64, passed away on April 8, 2017. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 2:00p.m. at McLaurin Funeral Home.She is survived by her husband, Phillip Klinger, son, James Klinger and wife, Ashley, daughter, Jenae Klinger Trotter and husband, Wesley, three grandchildren, Kathleen, Matthew and Logan, brothers, Tim Snell and David, Snell...
View Tribute »

Edward William Moore

July 15, 1945 - April 7, 2017

Edward William Moore, Jr., 71 passed away Friday, April 7, 2017. Funeral services will be held 11:00am Wednesday in the Chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home with interment following at Pinecrest Memorial Park.He is survived by his wife; Mary R. Moore, daughters; Elizabeth Moore, Jennifer Gibbs and her husband Charles, Joanne Moore, his son; Edward Moore, III and his wife Melissa, mother; Marie T....
View Tribute »

Christopher Lee Colavito

August 6, 1981 - April 6, 2017

Christopher Lee Colavito, 35, passed away on Thursday, April 6, 2017, at his home in Cary. A memorial service will be held at 2:00pm on Monday April 10, 2017 in the chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home. Lee attended NC State University and was the Director of Facilities and Distribution Services at the UNC School of Government in Chapel Hill.Lee is survived by his wife, Ashley Colavito; his parents,...
View Tribute »

Christopher Lee Colavito

August 6, 1981 - April 6, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Rosalie Gunter Strider

November 4, 1929 - April 4, 2017

Rosalie Gunter Strider, 87, daughter of the late Otis and Ida Mae Gunter passed away Tuesday April 4, 2017. Born in Asheboro, NC, she lived most of her adult life in Rockingham, NC where she worked for more than 40 years at Thrift Loan & Finance. She lived her later years in the Clayton NC area to be with her daughter and family. Rosie, as many loved to call her, is survived by her devoted...
View Tribute »

Lottie Beacham Clark

January 14, 1925 - April 3, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Marie Butler Bagwell

September 8, 1930 - April 2, 2017

Marie Butler Bagwell, 86, daughter of the late Roy and Fannie Butler, passed away Sunday, April 2, 2017. Funeral services will be held 11:00am Thursday in the Chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home with interment to follow at Maplewood Cemetery.She is survived by her son; Norvelle Bagwell, Jr., daughters; Jenny Jackson and her husband Donnie, Miggie Matthews and her husband O.E., Patricia Edmondson and...
View Tribute »

Barbrey Soapes Davis

July 27, 1940 - April 2, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Mary Emma Hensley

August 6, 1924 - April 1, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Dakota James Taylor

November 26, 1994 - March 31, 2017

Dakota James Taylor, 22, passed away Friday March 31, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 3:00pm Saturday in the Chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home with the family receiving friends one hour prior to the service.He is survived by his mother; Ginger Taylor, father; Erik Hansen, maternal grandmother; Sally Taylor, aunt; Becky Flock, uncle; Allen Taylor and many loving cousin and friends.In lieu of...
View Tribute »

Susan Wood Brown

February 15, 1960 - March 28, 2017

Susan Wood Brown went home to be with the Lord on March 28, 2017. Her love for Jesus supported Susan and gave her peace. Born February 15, 1960 in Oxford, NC to Alton (Bo) Wood and the late Flora Harper Wood, Susan graduated from Clayton High School before going to work in the pharmaceutical industry for over twenty years and later became a full time homeschool teacher for her two daughters...
View Tribute »

Dawn Rene Johnson Ard

November 15, 1967 - March 25, 2017

Dawn Rene’ Johnson Ard, 49, passed away Saturday March 25, 2017. A graveside service will be held 11:00 am Wednesday at Pinecrest Memorial Park with Rev. Roger Hill officiating. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 9:30 am until 10:30am on Wednesday at McLaurin Funeral Home.She is survived by her husband; Eddie Ard, mother; Connie Murrell, brothers; James L. Johnson,...
View Tribute »

Beatrice Frances Stiff

April 23, 1947 - March 24, 2017

Beatrice “Bea” Frances Fiore Stiff, 69, passed away on Friday, March 24, 2017, surrounded by her loving family.Daughter of the late James V. and Frances Forte Fiore, Bea was born April 23, 1947. Bea was adventurous and independent in spirit, loved life and lived it well, and moved through all the seasons with laughter, grace, and kindness. She worked hard, played hard, and danced...
View Tribute »

David Carl Lisk

October 26, 1942 - March 24, 2017

David Carl Lisk, 74, passed away Friday, March 24, 2017 at Duke University Hospital in Durham, NC. Funeral services will be held at 2:00pm Monday in the Chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home with interment to follow at Knollwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service from 1 until 2:00pm.He is survived by his wife; Leila S. Lisk, son; Scott Lisk and his wife Michele...
View Tribute »

Rachel Jenkins Edwards

February 17, 1926 - March 23, 2017

Rachel Jenkins Edwards, 91, passed away on Thursday, March 23, 2017.A native of Gastonia, Rachel was born February 17, 1926 to the late Marvin Roscoe and Sara Blanche Ross Jenkins.She is survived by her son, Bruce Edwards and his wife, Beverly; and grandson, Alex Edwards and wife, Theresa.A celebration of her life will be held Saturday, March 25, 2017, in the McLaurin Funeral Home Chapel at 2pm....
View Tribute »

Allen Andrew Sasser

August 17, 1968 - March 22, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Deborah Jean Terry

January 5, 1956 - March 17, 2017

Deborah Jean Terry, 61, passed away Friday, March 17, 2017.A native of Wake County, Deborah was born January 5, 1956 to the late Edward and Margaret Judd Terry. Her greatest love was spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.She is survived by her daughters, Tammy Bagley and Marie Terry; 4 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; brothers, Kenny Terry and wife, Cornelia, Wayne...
View Tribute »

Sarah Margaret Johnson

December 25, 1930 - March 16, 2017

Sarah Tart Johnson., 86, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family and loved ones. Thursday, March 16, 2017 Sarah was born December 25, 1930 in Dunn, N.C. to the late John Mangum Tart and Amelia Lee Tart. Sarah was an operating room nurse for many years, working at Wake Medical Center and Dorthea Dix Hospital in Raleigh, N.C., as well as Betsy Johnson Hospital in Dunn, N.C.In 1950,...
View Tribute »

Thomas Allen Myatt

March 23, 1939 - March 15, 2017

Thomas Allen Myatt, Sr. son of the late Thomas B. and Lila Mae Mann Myatt passed away Wednesday March 15, 2017 at the age of 77. A memorial service will be held 11:00 Saturday, March 18, 2017 in the Chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home with the family receiving friends one hour prior to the service from 10-11:00am. Mr. Myatt was born in Martin, TN and was a US Navy veteran having served as a...
View Tribute »

Linda Juehrs

September 14, 1948 - March 14, 2017

Linda Mary Wiskermann Juehrs, 68, passed away on Tuesday, March 14, 2017.Linda was born September 14, 1948, in Queens, NY. She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She also enjoyed dancing and cooking, when she could.A Memorial service will be held at 6:00pm Friday, March 17th, 2017, at McLaurin Funeral Home, 12830 US 70 Business Highway West, Clayton, NC 27520. The...
View Tribute »

Leon Franklin Sasser

July 5, 1944 - March 14, 2017

Leon Franklin Sasser, son of the late Fay A. and Vonnie Godwin Sasser passed away Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at the age of 72. Funeral services will be held 2:00 Friday in the Chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home with the family receiving friends one hour prior to the service from 1 until 2:00 pm. Interment will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park.He is survived by his brothers; Charles Sasser of Clayton,...
View Tribute »

Grace Cecelia Stevens

September 19, 1931 - March 13, 2017

Grace Cecelia Stevens, 85, passed away on Monday, March 13, 2017, surrounded by her loving family.Grace was born September 19, 1931, in Milwaukee, WI, to the late Peter and Elizabeth Haag.A graveside service will be held at 1:00pm Thursday, March 16th, 2017, at Pinecrest Memorial Park, 12830 US 70 Business Highway West, Clayton, NC 27520.She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Walter &ldquo...
View Tribute »

Lorna Jeannette Sheppard

May 15, 1927 - March 12, 2017

Lorna Jeannette Sheppard, 89, passed away suddenly while at home on Sunday, March 12, 2016.Lorna was born May 15, 1927, in Logan, UT, to the late Frank C. and Delina Jeannette Ford Rich. Lorna met her husband, ‘Bud’, in California where they settled down in Santa Clara for over 50 years. Several years after the loss of her husband, Lorna decided that living alone was no longer for...
View Tribute »

Michael Bruce Margolin

March 2, 1946 - March 10, 2017

Michael Bruce Margolin, son of the late Joseph and Dorothy Margolin passed away Friday, March 10, 2017 at the age of 71. A memorial service celebrating his life will be held at 11:00am on Tuesday March 14, 2017 in the chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service from 10 until 11:00 am.He is survived by his son; Adam Margolin and wife Tara,...
View Tribute »

Shirley Satterwhite Gordon

December 17, 1937 - March 8, 2017

Shirley Satterwhite Gordon, 79, daughter of the late Richard and Geneva Jernigan Satterwhite, passed away on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.She is survived by her husband, James B. Gordon; children, Sherri Bauer, Greg Wall, Terri Gordon, and Jim Gordon; 7 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; a sister, Charlotte Hensley; and brothers, Jack and Steve Satterwhite. In addition to her parents, Shirley...
View Tribute »

Charles Ray Holland

June 26, 1932 - March 8, 2017

Charles Ray Holland, 84, son of the late Johnny L. and Viola Phillips Holland passed away Wednesday March 8, 2017. Funeral services will be held 3:00pm Saturday in the Chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home with the family receiving friends one hour prior to the service from 2-3:00pm. Interment will follow the service at Pinecrest Memorial Park.A native of Nash County, Mr. Holland is survived by his...
View Tribute »

Joseph Harold Baker

October 5, 1963 - March 6, 2017

Joseph Harold Baker, II, 53, passed away suddenly at his home, on Monday, March 6, 2017.Joe was born in Germany, on October 5, 1963 to Harold and Alma Rochelle Henson. He owned Baker Quality Trim, Inc. for many years. He was extremely talented and took pride in everything he did. He had immense love for his family and went out of his way for others.He is survived by his wife, Lori Ann Baker; son,...
View Tribute »

James Russell Lee

May 6, 1948 - March 4, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Sue Ross

May 7, 1947 - March 3, 2017

Sue Ross, 69, passed away on Friday, March 3, 2017, surrounded by her loving family.A Johnston County native, Sue was born May 7, 1947 to the late Thomas Clinon and Lossie Boykin Davis. She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandson.Sue is survived by her daughter, Tammy Bynem; grandson, Michael Bynem, Jr.; son-in-law, Michael Bynem, Sr.; sisters, Ann, Linda, and Sandra; and a...
View Tribute »

Robert Frank Remite

January 7, 1943 - March 1, 2017

Robert Frank Remite, 74, passed away Wednesday March 1, 2017. Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Saturday at McLaurin Funeral Home with entombment to follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park.She is survived by her step daughter; Nancy Ferrell and her husband Bob, step son; Peter Mangarella and his wife Mary Ann, grandchildren; Nick Ferrell, Matthew Mangarella and Katy Mangarella.Online condoleces...
View Tribute »

Deborah Sue Folk

June 9, 1952 - February 28, 2017

Deborah “Debbie” Sue Folk, 64, passed away on Tuesday, February 28, 2017, surrounded by her loving family.Daughter of the late Earl Wilbur Imel and Marjorie Hedger McCallister, Debbie was born June 9, 1952. She loved working as a nurse for Dr. Kerry Whitt at RMG Gastroenterology. She was loving and helpful to everyone she met, so nursing came naturally to her. Her favorite thing to do...
View Tribute »

Susan Patrick Robertson

January 17, 1937 - February 28, 2017

Susan Patrick Kearney Robertson, 80, passed away Tuesday, February 28, 2017. Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Thursday in the chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home with Rev. Ron Byrd officiating. Burial will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park.She is survived by her son; Harry Robertson and wife Janice, daughters; Lou Ann Penny and husband Mark, Teresa Coats and husband Ricky, sister; Polly Galloway...
View Tribute »

Harold Bryan Jones

February 22, 1948 - February 27, 2017

Harold Bryan Jones, 69, passed away on Monday, February 27, 2017. A native of Johnston County, NC, Harold was born February 22, 1948 to the late Elwyn and Rosalie Roberts Jones.Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Friday, March 3, 2017 at Powhatan FWB Church with Rev, Roger Hill officiating. Burial will follow at Powhatan FWB Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the...
View Tribute »

Judith Ann Harmon

July 8, 1947 - February 26, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Jeanette Gertrude Marshall

May 20, 1947 - February 26, 2017

Jeanette Gertrude Foster Marshall transitioned into eternal life Sunday, February 26, 2017 in Clayton, NC surrounded by her loving family.Daughter of the late Oscar Jenkins Ross and Sarah Caughman Ross. Jeanette was born May 20, 1947 in Columbia, SC and was the middle sister of her three sisters. She was preceded in death by a younger brother, John Dove Foster. Jeanette loved her family...
View Tribute »

Joseph Reich Gower

December 11, 1920 - February 22, 2017

Joseph Reich Gower, 96, passed away Wednesday, February 22, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 11:00am on Saturday, February 23, 2017 in the chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home with Dr. Mark White officiating. Interment will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park.He is survived by his daughters; Beverly Hawkins and Lee Ann Williams, a granddaughter; Cathi Lyon and his great grandson; Cooper Lyon.The...
View Tribute »

Douglas Reuben Massey

December 19, 1945 - February 21, 2017

Douglas Reuben Massey, Sr., 71, passed away, Tuesday, February 21, 2017.A native of Knightdale, Doug was born December 19, 1945, to the late John Thomas and Juanita Penny Massey. Knightdale lost a “Legend” on Tuesday. For more than 40 years Doug was the owner and operator of Massey House IGA. He was a giving person and would often help families in need, sneaking bread and milk into...
View Tribute »

Pauline Massengill Bradshaw

October 7, 1942 - February 20, 2017

Pauline Massengill Bradshaw, 74, passed away, Monday, February 20, 2017.A native of Wake County, Pauline was born October 7, 1942, to the late Graham and Elsie Davis Bailey. She is survived by her son, David Dean Massengill and wife, Joan; daughter, Sandra Massengill; grandchildren, Dean Massengill, Scott Massengill (Kinsey), Michelle Brigman (Scott), Heather Smith (Travis), and Trey Perry (Eryn...
View Tribute »

Christine Mitchell Wall

March 22, 1926 - February 17, 2017

Christine Mitchell Wall, a proud member of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary, passed away Friday February 17, 2017 at the age of 90. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 on Sunday in the chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home with entombment to follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park Mausoleum.She is survived by her children; Jewel H. Coats, Joey Hamid, Janet Hamid Williams, Jeff Wall and Jack Wall,...
View Tribute »

Dorothy Isabelle Hersom

March 13, 1934 - February 15, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Marvin Yates Williams

May 25, 1938 - February 14, 2017

Marvin Yates Williams, 78, son of the late Charlie and Irene Johnson Williams passed away Tuesday, February 14, 2017. Funeral services will be held 11:00 Saturday in the Chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home with Rev. Mitch Lockamy officiating. Interment will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park.Mr. Williams, a lifetime tobacco farmer, served on the board of directors of the Cleveland Fire Department for...
View Tribute »

Patricia Helen Malpeso

September 26, 1937 - February 14, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

Barry Lynn Curtis

June 30, 1947 - February 12, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of McLaurin Funeral Home, CLAYTON, NC.
View Tribute »

1 of 100 Recent Obituaries View More ยป

McLaurin at Pinecrest Funerals and Cremations
12830 U.S. Highway 70 Business West
Clayton, NC 27520 map it

View Phone Number
View Fax Number
View Website

Tributes.com Partner