Roland Hugh Chichester

HUNTERSVILLE – Roland Hugh Chichester, 64, died April 12, 2014.

He was born March 19, 1950, in Rochester, N.Y., to Mildred Chichester and the late Elwood Chichester.

Chichester was a U.S. Air Force veteran.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Laura; and brother, Gene.

Survivors include his wife, Katie; son, Mark and wife, Karen of Huntersville; brother, Carl and wife, Helen; and sisters, Maxine Flint and husband, Tom, and Sharon Barnhart and husband, Steve.

Funeral services were held April 16 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church.

Memorials may be made to Wounded Warrior Project., www.woundedwarriorproject.org.

Condolences: James Funeral Home, www.jamesfuneralhomelkn.com.

 

Pamela Lynn Dutton

CORNELIUS – Pamela Lynn Dutton, 51, died April 12, 2014.

She was born July 31, 1962, in Charlotte, to Mark Dutton and the late Sarah Linberger Dutton.

Dutton was a registered nurse at Novant Health-Charlotte.

Survivors include her father; daughter, Sarah Coble and husband, Richard; and brother, Buddy and wife, Lisa.

Graveside services were held April 16 at Forest Lawn West.

Memorials may be made to Humane Society of Charlotte, 2700 Toomey Ave, Charlotte, NC 28203.

Condolences: Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home, www.raymerfh.com.

 

Harold Truett Smith

HUNTERSVILLE – Harold Truett Smith, 80, died April 12, 2014.

He was born Dec. 12, 1933, in Stanley County, to the late Silas and Martha Smith.

Smith was the pastor at many churches including Eastway Baptist and Northdale Baptist in Charlotte.

Survivors include his wife, Carolyn; sons, Harold and wife, Vickie, Jerry and wife, Lora, and Terry and wife, Nicki; daughter, Lynda and husband, Bill Burkholder, and Kristina Brantley; and 16 grandchildren.

Funeral services were held April 13 at James Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Samaritan’s Purse, P.O. Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607-3000; or Hospice of Cabarrus County, 5003 Hospice Lane, Kannapolis, NC 28081.

Condolences: James Funeral Home, www.jamesfuneralhomelkn.com.

 

Catherine Virginia Owens Yeago

HUNTERSVILLE – Catherine Virginia Owens Yeago, 92, died April 9, 2014.

She was born Feb. 27, 1922, in Stounton, Va., to the late Melvin and Nellie Owens.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Boyd Yeago.

Survivors include her daughter, Carol Elkins and husband, Bobby of Huntersville.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church Huntersville, 119 N. Old Statesville Road, Huntersville, NC 28078.

Condolences: Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home, www.raymerfh.com.

 

John Edwin Abt

HUNTERSVILLE – John Edwin Abt, 71, died April 8, 2014.

He was born Jan. 3, 1943.

Abt served on the City of Tonawanda police force for 23 years.

Survivors include his wife, Elaine; son, John and wife, Mari; daughter, Janet Rogers and husband, Glenn of Huntersville; sister-in-law, Gloria and husband, Jim; and six grandchildren.

No services are planned.

Memorials may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Charlotte Region, www.hpccr.org; or Frontier Police Club at 200 Niagara Street, Tonawanda, NY 14150.

Condolences: Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home, www.raymerfh.com.

 

Richard Campbell Holliday

HUNTERSVILLE – Richard Campbell “Doc” Holliday, 75, died April 2, 2014.

He was born July 12, 1938, in Detroit, Mich., to the late Welborn and Florence Holliday.

Holliday was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and retired from Celanese Corporation after 34 years of service.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Denise Clontz; and brother, Jay Holliday.

Survivors include his wife, Bonnie; daughter, Kim Blackwelder and husband, Dan of Huntersville; brothers, Jim and wife, Carrie, and Dale and wife, Cheryl; sisters, Lily Dirette and Judy Kenny; son-in-law, Billy Clontz; and three grandchildren.

Funeral services were held April 6 at James Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Southlake Presbyterian Church Building Fund, 13820 Hagers Ferry Road, Huntersville, NC 28078.

Condolences: James Funeral Home, www.jamesfuneralhomelkn.com.