Obituaries

Jimmy Lowery, age 72, of Ellenboro, died Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at Oak Grove Health Care in Rutherfordton. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Harrelson Funeral Home.


Lonnie G. Craft, 76, of Forest City, died Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at his residence. He was a son of the late Willie Jack Craft and Ellen Mae Saylor Craft.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Robert and Richard Craft and two sisters, Helen Ancheta and Deloris Craft.

Survivors include his wife Carolyn D. Craft; son, Neil Craft of Forest City; daughter, April Craft Wall of Apex; two grandsons, two brothers, David Craft of Ellenboro and Danny Craft of Forest City; two sisters, Mary Stamper of Forest City and Janice Fleming of New Pekin, Indiana.

Memorial donations are respectfully requested to the HVAC Fellowship Hall Fund of High Shoal Baptist Church, P.O. Box 386, Henrietta, NC 28076 or Hospice of the Carolina Foothills, P.O. Box 336, Forest City, NC 28043.

Harrelson Funeral and Cremation Services has been entrusted with arrangements.