Joshua Ryan Addington

Oct 6, 2023


Joshua Ryan Addington, known to his loved ones as Josh, passed away on October 6, 2023 in Dallas, North Carolina. He was a devoted son, a doting father, and a cherished friend. Born on January 18, 1984 in Gaston County, Josh brought immense joy and warmth into the lives of those around him.Josh was a 2002 graduate of East...

Charles Raymond Groves

Oct 2, 2023


Charles Raymond Groves, a beloved husband, father, son, brother and friend, passed away on October 2, 2023, at his residence. Born on November 17, 1972, in Gaston County, North Carolina, Charles brought joy and laughter into the lives of those around him. He was a compassionate and caring individual who had an extraordinary impact on the people fortunate enough...

Jeffrey Dan Barlowe

Sep 30, 2023


Jeffrey Dan Barlowe, 69, passed away peacefully on September 30, 2023.


Jeff was born in Gaston County on June 2, 1954 to the late Walter J. “Bill” Barlowe, Jr. & Jane Gordon Barlowe.


Jeff devoted his life to service. He was an ambulance driver for the Gaston County Life Saving Crew & later transitioned into...

Paul Ervin Anderson

Sep 27, 2023

Paul Ervin. Anderson, 43, of Belmont, passed away at his residence on September 27, 2023.


He was born on August 17, 1980 in Cleveland County to the late, John Charles Anderson and Pamela Hullender.


Paul had a smile that would light up a room. He was very social and never met a stranger. Paul made everyone that...

Betty Blackwell Jenkins

Sep 26, 2023

Betty Blackwell Jenkins, a beloved member of the Gaston County community and a dedicated public servant, passed away peacefully at her residence on September 26, 2023. She was surrounded by her loving family during her final moments. Betty lived a remarkable life and leaves behind cherished memories that will forever be held dear.Born on July 22, 1929 in Kings Mountain,...

Alan Douglas Stewart

Sep 26, 2023


Alan Douglas Stewart, a wonderful and talented artist, has passed away at his residence on September 26, 2023. Born on July 19, 1951, in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, Alan's artistic pursuits brought joy to those around him throughout his life.

Alan was a devoted son to his parents, Jesse Harrison Stewart Jr. and Ellen Nicholson Stewart. They provided unwavering...

Jerry Keith Barnhill

Sep 23, 2023

Jerry Keith Barnhill, beloved son, brother, father, and friend, passed away peacefully on September 23, 2023, at the Robin Johnson House in Dallas, North Carolina. He was born on January 10, 1942, to his loving parents Robert Joseph Barnhill and Arlene Tscheiller Barnhill. Jerry's departure leaves a void in the hearts of everyone who had the pleasure of knowing him.Throughout...

Kathy Manlove

Sep 22, 2023

Barbara Catherine “Kathy” Kancar Manlove, a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, passed away peacefully at her residence surrounded by her family on September 22, 2023. She was born on February 9, 1944, in New Castle, Delaware.Kathy's life was dedicated to community service. She spent a significant amount of her time working for the betterment of her community and found great...

Helen Boone Heilig

Sep 19, 2023


McAdenville - Helen Boone Heilig, 86, passed away peacefully on September 19, 2023 at CaroMont Regional Medical Center with her loving family by her side.


She was born on March 18, 1937 in Gaston County to the late Johnny and Edna Boone. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Lewis...

Becky Russell Barr

Sep 18, 2023

Becky Russell Barr, a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend, has passed away at the age of 76. She was born on August 7, 1947, in Gaston County to the late James Dolan and Pauline Ford Russell. Becky will be remembered for her loving nature and the joy she brought to those around her.Throughout her life, Becky found fulfillment...