Deaths for Feb. 10, 2013
Donald (Don) Raphael English, 70, passed away Thursday, February 7, 2013. He was born March 21, 1942 in Lycoming County, Pa., son of the late Woodrow and Virginia King English.
A memorial service will be held 6:00 PM, Monday, February 11, 2013 in Gordon Funeral Chapel, 1904 Lancaster Ave. Monroe NC, 28112.
Don is survived by his loving wife Heather Tabor English, a son Donald J. English of VA, step-son Chris Tabor of Monroe, two brothers Blair and David English both of PA, and four grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Friendship Home, 1114 Stafford St. Ext. Monroe, NC 28110.
Online condolences may be made at www.gordonfuneralservice.com
Margie Lee Evans
Margie Lee Foster Evans, age 80, of Lancaster S.C., died Friday, February 8, 2013, at her residence.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Davis Funeral Service, Inc.
Ellis Griffin Jr.
Mr. Ellis Wilson Griffin, Jr., age 76, of Monroe, passed away Saturday, February 9, 2013 in the Jesse Helms Nursing Center of Monroe.
The family will receive friends and relatives for visitation Monday afternoon (February 11, 2013) from 12:30 P.M. until 1:45 P.M. at the First Presbyterian Church of Monroe.
Funeral services for Mr. Griffin will be at 2:00 P.M. (Monday, February 11, 2013) in the First Presbyterian Church of Monroe, with burial to follow in Lakeland Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions may be made in Wilson’s memory to the First Presbyterian Church of Monroe, 302 East Windsor Street, Monroe, N.C. 28112.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.mcewenmonroechapel.com
McEwen Funeral Home of Monroe is serving the family of Mr. Griffin
Donna Marie McNeely, 47, of Monroe, died Friday, February 8, 2013.
Services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013 at Hillcrest Cemetery in Monroe.
Public viewing will be 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at Harris Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Monroe.
Ms. Amy C. Simpson, age 46, passed away peacefully on Friday, February 8, 2013, at her home in Charlotte.
The family will receive friends and relatives for visitation on Monday evening (February 11, 2013) from 7:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. at the McEwen Funeral Home in Monroe.
Funeral services to celebrate the life of Amy C. Simpson will be held at 2:00 P.M.Tuesday, (February 12, 2013), at Mill Creek Baptist Church in Monroe, with burial to follow at Lakeland Memorial Park in Monroe.
On line condolences may be offered at www.mcewenmonroechapel.com
McEwen Funeral Home of Monroe is serving the family of Ms. Amy C. Simpson.