Obituaries, October 30, 2013

Oct. 30, 2013 @ 12:32 AM
Delta Logan
FOREST CITY — Delta Logan, age 64, died Friday, October 25, 2013. The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. at True Vine Pentecostal Church on Wednesday, October 30. The body will lie in state one our prior to the service. Thompson's Mortuary, Inc. is in charge of the arrangements.
Edith Graybeal
RUTHERFORDTON — Edith Hazel Wise Graybeal passed away Tuesday, October 29, 2013, at Hospice House. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Thursday at Crowe's Funeral Chapel. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
Willie Humphries,
MOORESBORO — Willie Shaw “Bill” Humphries, age 69, died on Tuesday, October 29, 2013. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, at the A.C. McKinney Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow at Frederick Memorial Gardens of Gaffney, South Carolina. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, at McKinney-Landreth & Carroll Funeral and Cremation Service. McKinney-Landreth & Carroll Funeral and Cremation Service is serving the Humphries family.   
Dorothy Pruett
Mrs. Dorothy Lee McNeilly Pruett, 83, of Casar, passed away October 29, 2013, at Carolina House of Forest City.
Born December 22, 1929, in Rutherford County, she was a daughter of the late John Lero McNeilly and Ethel Elizabeth McFarland McNeilly. She was a
lifelong member of Casar United Methodist Church. Mrs. Pruett worked in textiles but retired from Cleveland County and was well known for her cooking.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Amos Ralph Pruett and two brothers, George Russell McNeilly and James Edward McNeilly.
Survivors include her son, Michael Pruett and wife, Paula of Ellenboro; two grandchildren, Kimberly Mullinax and husband, Frankie of Forest City and Robbie Pruett and wife, Misty of Ellenboro; great granddaughter, Karley Mullinax of Forest City;  sister, Mavin Walker of Taylorsville; sister-in-law, Isabelle Pruett of Casar and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday at Stamey Funeral Home, Fallston. The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Casar United Methodist Church with Revs. David Hawkins, Bill Lovelace and Scott Huffman officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Casar United Methodist Church, PO Box 190, Casar, NC 28020 or to Rutherford County Hospice, 374 Hudlow Road, Forest City, NC 28043.
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Arrangements by Stamey Funeral Home, Fallston.
Sandra Lynch Earley
Sandra Lynch Earley, age 42, of Rutherfordton, NC, died Tuesday, October 29, 2013, at Hospice House of Rutherford County.
She was a native of Rutherford County. She was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. Sandra was employed at Willow Ridge Rehabilitation & Living Center for 17 years.
She is survived by her husband, Palmer "Tommie" Earley; one son, Bryson Tommie Earley; parents, Henry and Janice Lynch of Rutherfordton, NC; one sister, Lori Pegram, Ellenboro, NC; one brother, Robert Lynch, Rutherfordton, NC.
The visitation will be at McMahan's Funeral Home from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, October 30, 2013. The funeral service will be at 2 p.m., Thursday, October 31, 2013, at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church with Rev. William Swink officiating. Interment will be in church cemetery. Memorials may be made to Pleasant Hill Church, Sandra Earley memorial fund, 563 Pleasant Hill Church Road; Rutherfordton, NC 28139. 
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McMahan's Funeral Home & Cremation Services in charge of arrangements.