Carol Bennett Lail, 86, of Hickory, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, May 15, 2011, at her residence. The Lail family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home, Hickory.
The Rev. Stanley L. Stiver jr., 89, of Newton, died Monday, May 16, 2011, at Abernethy Laurels. The family will receive friends Thursday from 5-9 p.m. at the Family Life Center at the church.
Samuel David Estes, 69, of Cleveland, died Tuesday, May 17, 2011, at Laurels of Salisbury in Salisbury. The family will receive friends from 2-2:30 p.m. prior to the service at Drum Funeral Home Chapel.