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Mabel Elmore Wray, 76, of Claremont, died Sunday, June 3, 2012 at Catawba Valley Medical Center. The Wray family entrusted the funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Conover.
Hilda Mae Little, 79, of Hickory, died Sunday, June 3, 2012, at Lutheran Home Hickory West. In lieu of flowers, memorial may be made to the Lutheran Home West, 1125 10th St. Blvd. NW, Hickory, NC 28601.
Shirley Ann Brittain Farris, 62, of Lincolnton, died Saturday, June 2, 2012, at Gaston Memorial Hospital. Services are Thursday, June 7, 2012, at 11 a.m. at E. F. Drum Funeral Home Chapel.
Blenda Crews Canipe, 75, of Claremont, died Monday, June 4, 2012 at Hospice & Palliative Care of Catawba. Services are Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 5 p.m. at Goodin-Drum Funeral Home Chapel.
Frances Dare Smith, 62, of Maiden, died Sunday, June 3, 2012, at N.C. Baptist Hospital. Services are Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at 3 p.m. at the E.F. Drum Funeral Home Chapel.Interment is at Forest Lawn Cemetery.
Leonard Douglas Collins, 52, of Sierra Drive, Maiden, died Monday, June 4, 2012 at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete at Burke Mortuary in Maiden.