Merline Drum Burris

Sep 7, 2023


Merline Drum Burris, 81, of Gastonia, passed away peacefully on September 7, 2023 with her loving family by her side.


She was born in Gaston County on June 24, 1942 to the late Annie Watson. In addition to her mother, she is preceded in death by her beloved husband of 42 years, James Burris, Jr.; daughters, Lisa...

Jeffrey Lee Selph

Sep 7, 2023

Gastonia - Jeffrey Lee Selph, 47, of Gastonia, passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 7, 2023 at Atrium Health-Main, Charlotte with his beloved family by his side.


He was born January 13, 1976 in Melbourne, Florida. He is preceded in death by his three sisters, Sonya Holt, Leslie Wyke and Jennifer Selph.


Jeffrey was a loving husband, father,...

Michael Richard Emory

Sep 4, 2023


Michael Richard Emory, a beloved family man and a dedicated member of the community, passed away on September 4, 2023, at his residence. Michael was born on March 25, 1972, in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. He was the son of Cynthia Edwards Emory and the late Ted Wayne Emory.Growing up, Michael graduated from West Mecklenburg High School and Gaston...

Robert Keven Lindsey

Sep 1, 2023

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Robert Keven Lindsey, born on August 25, 1974, and peacefully left this world on September 1, 2023. Robert was a beloved son, father, grandfather, brother, and friend to many. He will be deeply missed by all who had the privilege of knowing him.Robert was born in Frankfurt, Germany. From...

Glenda Mae Russell

Sep 1, 2023


Belmont-Glenda Mae Russell, 80 of Belmont NC passed away peacefully on Friday, September 1, 2023.

Glenda was born May 17, 1943, in Charlotte, NC to Rev. Henry Glenn Russell and Willie Caldwell Russell, both deceased. She had two siblings, Judy Trantham; sister, and Glenn Steven Russell; brother who both preceded her in death.

Glenda is survived by her sister...

Raymond Michael Jarvis

Aug 28, 2023


Raymond Michael Jarvis, 58, of Gastonia, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 28, 2023 at his residence with his beloved wife by his side.


He was born in East Chicago, Indiana on October 22, 1964 to the late Kenneth and Toshiko Jarvis.


Ray was a loving husband, father, grandfather, son, brother, uncle, friend, mentor, and coach. After...

Walter "Walt" Clarence Tomlinson, Jr.

Aug 27, 2023


Belmont, NC - Walter "Walt" Clarence Tomlinson, Jr., a beloved husband, father, and grandfather, passed away peacefully on August 27, 2023, at CaroMont Regional Medical Center. He was born on October 3, 1932, to the late Walter C. Tomlinson, Sr. and Melissa Reece Tomlinson in East Bend, North Carolina. He is also preceded in death by his sisters, Bertha...

Randall Benton Moody

Aug 23, 2023

Randall Benton Moody, born on August 19, 1966 in Gaston County, North Carolina, has left this world on August 23, 2023, surrounded by loved ones at Atrium - Main. Randall's passing followed a courageous battle with cancer. He was a beloved son, brother, father, grandfather, and friend to many. Randall will always be remembered for his vibrant personality and his...

Geri Hammond Lindsay

Aug 20, 2023


Geri Hammond Lindsay, lovingly known as Geri, passed away on August 20, 2023, leaving behind a legacy of love and devotion. She was born on July 27, 1955, in Rockford, Illinois, to the late Harold and Patricia Heagney Hammond. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her brothers, Jim and Mike Hammond; and her sister,...

James Lee Jenkins, Jr.

Aug 18, 2023

  James Lee Jenkins, Jr., 86, of Gastonia, passed away peacefully at Caromont Regional Medical Center.


He was born in Gaston County on March 10, 1937 to the late James Lee Jenkins, Sr. and Virginia Rhyne Jenkins. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, Bobby Jenkins and his sister, Phyllis Jenkins Adams....