James Franklin Bowman, 77, of East Second Street, Denton, died Friday, February
9, 2018 at Pine Ridge Health & Rehab Center in Thomasville.
A graveside service was held on Tuesday, February 13, 2018, at Mountain View Memorial Gardens, with Rev. David Hunt officiating.
Born in Patrick County, Virginia, on May 13, 1940, he was the son of Sparrel Mosby and
Mary Lee Cochran Bowman. He was a knitter with Burlington Industries.
He is survived by his wife, Trula Bailey
Bowman of the home; stepson, Clay Moore of Marion; 2 stepdaughters, Kaye Smith and Mae Frady, both of Marion; brother, Roosevelt
Bowman of Gastonia; sister, Betty Sue Bowman of Gastonia.
received friends from 12:30-1:30 PM Tuesday at Briggs Funeral Home in Denton and other times at the residence on E. Second
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Hinkle Hospice House, 200 Hospice Way, Lexington NC 27292.
Online condolences may be made at www.briggsfuneralhome.com
Mrs. Vergie Nance Cobb, age 91 of Jefferson Court, Archdale and formerly of the Blaine community in Montgomery
County died Friday, February 9, 2018 at Hospice Home of High Point.
funeral service was held at 2:00 PM Monday February 12 at Briggs Funeral Home Memorial Chapel in Denton conducted by Rev Derald
Smith. Burial will followed at Eldorado Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family received friends Monday at Briggs Funeral Home.
Cobb was born October 17, 1926 in Davidson County to Fred Watson Nance and Bessie Kindley Nance. She was a graduate
of Denton High School and a member of Eldorado Baptist Church where she had taught a Sunday School Class and been active in
the WMU of the Church. She had worked as a seamstress and was a homemaker. She was married to Clayton Cobb who
preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by brothers, J B Nance, Clinard Nance, Lester Nance and Glenn
Nance and by sisters, Faye Everhart and Hazel Elliott.
survived by a son, Phillip Cobb and wife Carol of Staunton, Va; daughters, Nancy Beane and husband Dwight of Trinity and Karen
Koch and husband Andrew of Virginia Beach, Va. grandchildren, Rodney Beane, Susan Chester and husband Mike, Maggie Cobb, Mark
T Cobb and wife Michaela, Thomas Koch and wife Cara, Patrick Koch and Joesph Koch; great grandchildren, Cameron Beane, Erin
Beane, Olivia Chester, Sophia Cobb and Noah Cobb; great great grandchild, Emmy Beane.
Memorials may be made to Hospice
Home of High Point, 1803 Westchester Drive, High Point, NC 27262.
condolences may be made at www.briggsfuneralhome.com
Daniel Clinton Mann
Daniel Clinton Mann,
aka..”Big Danny”, 71years old from New London, NC went home to meet the Lord on Friday, February 9, 2018.
Danny was one of three sons, born to the late Hebron S. Mann and Pearl
Burney Mann on July 30, 1946 at High Point Hospital.
He is survived
by his mother and older brother, Stanley L. Mann & his wife, Diane Mann. He has a younger brother, Joseph B. Mann that
he is once again united with in Heaven along with Danny’s youngest son, Jonathon Spencer Mann. He is the
husband of his childhood sweetheart of 51 years, Deborah H. Mann, “the Love of his life”, the brother in law of
Terry W. Haley; Danny has three surviving children; Tracey P. Bepler & her husband, Gerold Bepler, Daniel Clinton Mann,
Jr. & his wife Heather 0’Briant Mann, Nicholas McCauley Mann & his fiance Brianne West. He is the grandfather
to 7 grandchildren; Tristan Bepler, Breiten Bepler, Isabelle Bepler, Christian Bepler, Haley Mann, Kenzie Mann, Spencer Mann
& all the future ones to come.
Danny enlisted in the National Guards
as a young man and he took great pride in his military service of 20 plus years and Retired with full Military Honors at the
position of E6 Staff Sergeant. He will be greatly missed by all of us.....We Love You Daddy
This facebook post from our Uncle Terry says it all very well...”We lost a great man, a great Patriot,
a faithful and loving family man...Danny was a great friend and confidant ...He fought hard against an impossible situation,
but the Lord knows better and called him home to Watch over us all from above. His passing will forever hurt, but what he
has brought to our family will live on and he will remain a major cornerstone of our family forever!”
The family received friends at Cumby Family Funeral Service, 1015 Eastchester Drive in
High Point on Monday, February 12, 2018. The Funeral Service was held at Christ United Methodist Church 1300 N. University
Parkway in High Point on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at ll:00 am with the Reverend Dr. Matthew Farabow and Reverend Steve
Phillippi. Burial will follow in Floral Garden Park Cemetery in High Point.
Danny has devoted the last several years being the sole caregiver to our mother. To honor his dedication and to rid the
world of this terrible disease, donations can be made to the Alzheimers Association. www .alz.org
Condlences may be shared at www.cumbyfuneral .com.
Family Funeral Service is handling the arrangements
Glenda C. Peake
Glenda C. Peake, 80,
passed away Thursday, February 8, 2018.
Glenda was born in Burlington,
the daughter of the late George and Ruth (Green) Carson.
worked in quality control at Kayser-Roth Hosiery in her early years and then she became a stay at home mother. She was very
active in her community, especially at First Presbyterian Church where she wan a church elder and served on the Department
of Education and Nurture at First Presbyterian Church for over ten years. She enjoyed needlepoint, spending time with her
family and traveling.
In addition to her husband, Murray W. Peake she
is survived by children, Rev. Mark S. Peake of Harrisburg, James S. Peake of CA, Karen N. Lanning and Ellen N. Pryor, both
of Denton; sister, Cynthia Rutledge of Burlington and six grandchildren.
A celebration of life will be scheduled at a future date. Edward J. Kuhn Funeral Home, Inc was in charge of the arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to First Presbyterian Church, 37 South 5th St., Reading, PA 19602 or Greater
Berks Food Bank, 117 Morgan Dr., Reading, PA 19608.
Ms. Helen Hammond Spillman,
89, formerly of Oak Grove Church Rd., Asheboro passed away on Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at Clapp’s Convalescent Nursing
Home in Asheboro.
A memorial service was held at 2:00 pm Sunday, February
11 at Oak Grove United Methodist Church with Rev. Bobby Lorton and Rev. Jack Luther presiding.
The family received
friends following the service in the community building.
was born September 25, 1928 in Randolph County to Carl Hammond and Jennie Cooper Hammond. She was a graduate of Farmer High
School, a member of Oak Grove United Methodist Church and a homemaker. Ms. Spillman was preceded in death by her husband,
Carlton F. Spillman; brother, Harvey Hammond; and sister, Clara Shaver.
Surviving are son, Randy Spillman of Asheboro; daughter, Ann Spillman of Asheboro; brother, Harold Hammond of Randleman;
sister, Irene Allen of Asheboro; and one grandson.
In lieu of flowers
the family request memorials be made to Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund in c/o Tony Cranford 4933 New Hope
Rd. Denton, NC 27239.
Briggs Funeral Home in Denton is serving
the Spillman Family.
Online condolences may be made at www.briggsfuneralhome.com
Mr. Robert William Swaney, passed away Thursday, February 8, 2018 at his residence.
A funeral service was conducted Sunday, February 11, 2018 in the J.C.
Green and Sons Chapel in Thomasville. The family greeted friends on Saturday Evening from 6-8 PM at the funeral home. Online
condolences can be made to the family at www.jcgreenandsons.com
Lenten Services in Denton February 14 – March 30
All Lenton Services will be held
at First United Methodist Church in Denton at 12 pm on Wednesday. A light luncheon will be served in the fellowship
hall after the service.
Below is the schedule:
February 14: Ashe Wednesday, A Service of Ashes, Rev. Dennis
Sheppard, Pastor First/ Cannan.
February 21: “The Desperate Father” Rev. Richard Gould, Alleghany,
Lineberry, Pleasant Grove
February 28: REV. Scott Davis, Clear Springs / Siloam
March 7: Rev. Bobby Lortin, Farmer,
New Hope, Oak Grove
March 14: Rev. C.W. Brooks, Center / Macedonia
March 21: Rev. Richard Blount, Central
28: No Wednesday Service
March 29: Maundy Thursday Rev. Brad Treece, Pleasant Grove / Piney Grove
March 30: Cross
Walk from First UMC to Harrison Park all minister participate
There will be an offering taken at the Wednesday
Services. The funds collected will be used to fund our annual food packaging event for “Rise Against Hunger”
FREE Denton Wesleyan Church Community meal
Wesleyan Church is hosting a free Community Meal on Thursday, February 15. The meal will be held at Denton Wesleyan Church
in the lower level of the church in the Red Room.
On the menu will be
Chili Beans, Corn Bread and dessert along with canned drinks and water. Groceries will be available to those who need them
while supplies last. Blankets and coats will be available. We invite everyone to join us for some great food and fellowship.
EAT IN ONLY is from 5:00pm-6:15pm and Eat in or Take out is from 6:15pm-7:00pm. Take
Outs will only be available after everyone at the Champ Center has eaten.
If you or someone you know needs a plate delivered,
please call the church at 336-859-4565 by NOON on Thursday, February 15. Please leave your NAME, ADDRESS and PHONE NUMBER.
Deliveries usually start around 5:30pm.