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John William Thomas, 73, of Hickory, died Wednesday, May 18, 2011, at his residence. A funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 21, 2011, at Jenkins Funeral Home Chapel.
Ellen S. Pennigar, 85, of Sherrills Ford, died Wednesday, May 18, 2011. The Pennigar family has entrusted the funeral arrangements to Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home & Crematory in Newton.