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Brandon Boyles
Brandon Boyles, 27, of Flat Swamp Rd., Denton passed away on Thursday, August 9, 2018 at his residence.

A celebration of life service will be held 2:00 pm on Wed. Aug, 15 at Denton Wesleyan Church conducted by Rev. Charlie Collins and Rev. Tim Porter.

The family received friends on Tuesday from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at Briggs Funeral Home in Denton and other times at their respective homes.

Brandon was born September 26, 1990 in Guilford County to Randy Boles and Sandra Thompson Needham. He was a graduate of South Davidson High School class of 2009 and a graduate of Davidson County Community College. He worked as a paramedic and volunteered as a fireman with Healing Springs and Denton Fire Departments. Brandon was also a member of the Davidson County Rescue Squad. Brandon was an avid sports fan especially of the UNC Tar Heels, Atlanta Braves, and Carolina Panthers he also enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was preceded in death by grandfather, Roger Thompson.

Surviving is, mother and step-father, Sandra Thompson Needham and Brad of Denton; father, Randy Boyles of Trinity; sister, Sydney Michael and husband Kevin of Lexington and their children Karter and Saylor to whom Brandon was known as uncle Bobo; step-sister, Carol Ann Needham of Thomasville; step-brothers, Cord Needham of Lexington and Caleb Needham of Virginia; grandmother, Susan Thompson of Denton; grandparents, Jerry and Dyanne Boyles of Archdale.; and many numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Memorials can be made to Hospice of Davidson County 200 Hospice Way Lexington, NC 27292 or to Tour de Kale.

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Tempie Fine
Ms. Tempie Lou Fine, 86, formerly of Moses Glover Rd. Denton passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018 at Mountain Vista Health Park.

A funeral service was held on Saturday, August 11 at Briggs Funeral Home Memorial Chapel conducted by Rev. Mike Fritts. The family received friends Saturday prior to the service.

Ms. Fine was born March 8, 1932 in Davidson County to Grady Thomas Fine and Nellie Mae Rogers Fine. She was a member of Alleghany United Methodist Church and had worked at Surratt’s Hosiery Mill. In addition to her parents, Tempie was also preceded in death by sister, Rosa Fine; brothers, Howard Dwayne Fine, Clarence Everett Fine, and Samuel Lewis Fine.

She is survived by sister, Janice Ruby Fine of Denton and nieces and nephews.

Memorials can be made to Mountain Vista Health Park 106 Mountain Vista Rd. Denton, NC 27239.

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Margie Huff
Margie Marie Snider Huff, 90, of Asheboro, NC, died Monday, July 2, 2018 at The Randolph Hospice House in Asheboro.

A funeral service was conducted on Monday, July 9, 2018, at West Asheboro Baptist Church, Asheboro. Rev. Samuel K. Hicks and Rev. Jeff Johnson officiated. Entombment followed at Randolph Memorial Park.

A native of Davidson Co., NC, Mrs. Huff was born August 17, 1927, the daughter of the late Edgar and Nannie Haltom Snider. She had retired from Burlington Industries after 24 years of service, and again from Big Lots after 10 years of service. She was the oldest member of West Asheboro Baptist Church. She was also a charter member of the church when it was founded nearly 50 years ago. She was loving mother and grandmother and was beloved by all. Her pride and joy were her grandsons and she loved being a “Nana.”

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Huff was preceded in death by her husband, David W. Huff.
Survivors include her daughter, Tammy Yarborough and husband of Asheboro; two grandsons and brother, Raymond Snider, of Dallas, TX.
The family received friends Sunday, July 8, 2018, at Ridge Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to West Asheboro Baptist Church, 831 Uwharrie Street, Asheboro, NC 27203.

Donald Jones
Mr. Donald Leo Jones, 72, a resident of Loflin Rd., Denton passed away on Thursday, August 09, 2018 at Hinkle Hospice House.

A memorial service is being planned for a later date.

Mr. Jones was born December 1, 1945 in Columbus, OH to Homer Jones and Mary Sanfillipo Jones. He was a veteran of the United States Army and attended the Annunciation Catholic Church in Albemarle. In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by sister, Cathy Elliott and brother, Joe Jones.
He is survived by wife, Cathy Daniels Jones of the home; sons, Thomas Jones of Winston Salem, Ket Jones of Thomasville, Charles Humble of Denton; brothers, Bobby, Tony, Jon, Jimmy, and Tony Jones all of Columbus, OH and Charles Jones of Kernersville; sister, Theresa McCaninch of Columbus, OH; five  grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Memorials can be made to Hospice of Davidson County 200 Hospice Way Lexington, NC 27292.

 Briggs Funeral Home is serving the Jones family.

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