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G. John Simmons Jr., of Elizabeth City, died March 19, 2011, at UNC-Chapel Hill Cancer Hospital. Twiford Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Sharon Lynn Roat Lanier, 54, of Newton, died March 21, 2011, at Palliative CareCenter and Hospice of Catawba Valley. A service of remembrance will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday, March 24, 2011, in the Chapel of Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home in Newton with the Rev. Renee McLain officiating.
Tony Nathan Gregg, 55, of Maiden, passed away Monday, March 21, 2011, at Catawba Valley Medical Center in Hickory. A memorial service will be held Thursday, March 24, 2011, at 6 p.m. at Burke Mortuary Chapel in Maiden with the Rev. Dwayne Pearson officiating.