Resilient. Intelligent. Social. Witty. Joyous. Tenacious. Fashionable. Courageous. Youthful. Curious.

Pamela Booth Laswell, 76, of Pinehurst, passed away peacefully Monday, July 26, 2021. 

Danny Lynn Privette, 62, of Wallace, S.C., died Sunday, July 25, 2021. Elite Funeral Services, Ellerbe.

Calvin Vincent Cornelius, 80, of Cameron, passed away, Saturday, July 24, 2021, at his home.

Frances Aileen Standley, of Aberdeen, said goodbye to this beautiful place and its wonderful people Monday, July 26, 2021.

Timothy O. Calcutt, 73, of Southern Pines, passed away Friday, July 23, 2021, at Firsthealth Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst.

Larry Lee Tart, “PopTart,” 79, of Sanford, passed away Monday, July 26, 2021.

Riki Oneda Morley, 92, died Friday, July 23, 2021. Fry and Prickett Funeral Home, Carthage.

Alberta V. Settzo, of Pinehurst, passed away at home Friday, July 23, 2021. 

Michael E. Moore of Pinebluff passed away peacefully in his home Friday, July 23, 2021, at the age of 69.

Margaret Louise Baker entered into heaven on Wednesday, July 14, 2021, after a heroic battle with ovarian cancer. She passed away at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital with her family at her side.

Nellie Grace Welch Brewer, 90, of Bennett, died Monday, July 26, 2021, at Chatham Hospital. Joyce-Brady Chapel, Bennett.

Rhea R. Boelter of Foxfire Village, died Friday, July 23, 2021.

Herma Lee Wooten Matney was a caring wife, devoted mother and amazing

On Saturday, July 17, 2021, Robert Wesley Ward, loving father and husband, peacefully passed away at his residence in Brevard, at the age of 90.

Keilah Jo Kuzminski Goff transitioned peacefully at her Dunn home early Saturday morning, July 24, 2021, surrounded by her loving family.

Dunton Alpheus Wyatt Jr., died peacefully at his home Friday, July 23, 2021, surrounded by his family.

Daniel “Shorty” Patrick Priest Jr., 78, of Carthage passed away Friday, July 23, 2021 after a courageous battle with lung cancer.

Gerald C. “Jerry” Machgan, 91, of Pinehurst, formerly of Fort Wayne, Ind., died Thursday, July 15, 2021, at Pinehurst Health Center.

Nancy W. Loew, 101, of Southern Pines,formerly of Pinehurst and Chicago, was launched to heaven on Saturday, July 17, 2021, at the Coventry of St. Joseph of the Pines.

Mary Ann Allen, 89, passed away peacefully Saturday, July 17, 2021, at the Brookdale Assisted Living in Greenville.

Boonruan Neigum, 69, of Sanford, died Thursday, July 22, 2021, at Peak Resources Pinelake, Carthage. Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home, Sanford.

Robert “Bob” Edward Wirick, 84, of Pinehurst, passed away from kidney cancer Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at his home in Pinehurst.

Max Bickford “Bick” Long Jr. died peacefully at the age of 77 Thursday, July 15, 2021, at Alamance Regional Medical Center in Burlington.

On Tuesday, July 13, 2021, Katharine Moore Slater, loving wife, mother and Mimi, joined her Heavenly Father at the age of 83.

Carthage native Juanita Jernigan Laurant died Tuesday, July 20, 2021, in Glens Falls, N.Y., at the age of 97.

Douglas Bryant, age 50, died July 18, 2021, at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill, surrounded by his loved ones. 

George “Ed” Bryan, 81, of Southern Pines, passed away Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst.

Joseph M. “Buck” Kendrick, 88, died Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at FirstHealth Hospice House, Pinehurst.

Daryl Siedentop, 82, passed away Thursday, July 15, 2021, in Westerville, Ohio.

Barry Lee Fox, 74, of Aberdeen, passed peacefully at St. Joseph of the Pines Tuesday, July 20, 2021.

Lee Richard Letarte Jr., 34, of Fayetteville passed away Wednesday, July 14, 2021.

James Michael Reynolds, of Aberdeen, went to be with his Lord and Savior Tuesday, July 20, 2021. He was surrounded by his family after a short illness.

Pasquale “Pat” Paul Mastandrea, 85, of Pinehurst, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 19, 2021, in his home, surrounded by loved ones.

Lisa Yvette Williams, 65, of Aberdeen, died Thursday, July 15, 2021, at her home.

William “Billy” Tobo Daggett Sr., 58, of Carthage, died Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst. Cox Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Vass.

Sally Semenow White, 81, of Vass, died Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at FirstHealth Hospice House, Pinehurst. Cox Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Vass.

Henry Alonzo Kelly, 86, of West End, died Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at The Greens At Pinehurst in Pinehurst. 

Donna Kay Cummings, of Aberdeen, passed away Monday, July 19, 2021, at the age of 60.

Henry Kelly, 86, of West End, died Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at the Greens at Pinehurst, Pinehurst. Simon Funeral Home, Southern Pines.

Larry Thomas Burkett, 75, of Sanford passed away Saturday, July 17, 2021, at Sanford Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Mary Lou and D.P. Black walked together hand in hand for 62 years. They both lived life to the fullest and never met a stranger along the way. Even though they were tragically taken from us too soon, we know that they are still walking together hand in hand with Jesus.

Margaret Baker, 76, of Pinehurst, died Wednesday, July 14, 2021, at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst. Crumpler Funeral Home, Aberdeen.

Finis Marcelle Terry, 77, of Clayton, died Friday, July 16, 2021.

Eddie Black, 72, passed away Aug. 5, 2020, after a long illness, at his home in Locust Grove, Ga.

Peggy Lou (Alexander Boenke) Ault, 91, of Carthage, died Friday, July 16, 2021, at First Health Hospice. Cox Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Vass.

Rocco Vincent Tuzio, 85, of Pinehurst, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 14, 2021, at UNC Hospitals, in Chapel Hill.

Ronnie Mitchell Smith, 72, died Wednesday, July 14, 2021, at his home.

Margaret Brewer Miller, 96, of New Hill, died Thursday, July 15, 2021, at Sanford Health and Rehabilitation. Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home, Sanford.