By | September 20, 2019

Mrs. Louise Greene Toney, 70, of Ellenboro, died Thursday, September 19, 2019 at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.
She was the daughter of the late Willis and Geneva Epley Greene.
She is survived by her husband, Steve Toney; her daughter, Lisa Pritchard of Bostic; her 3 sons, Norman Murray, Jr. of Bostic, Bryan Toney and wife Rene` of Ellenboro, and Bruce Toney and wife Brittany, of Windsor; her brother, David Greene and wife Dinky, of Bostic; there are 10 grandchildren, Tori Patrick, Ashley Murray, Amy Pittman and husband Alex, Jordan Murray, Steven Toney, Alexis Grayson, Cole Grayson, Emma Toney, Allie Toney, and Adalynn Toney; and 4 great grandchildren, Hayden Patrick, Adaline Pittman, Maddox Patrick, and Woodrow Pittman; and several special nieces and nephews.
A Graveside Service will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, September 22, 2019 at the Sandy Level Baptist Church Cemetery. The Rev. Michael Sepaugh will officiate.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of the Carolina Foothills, PO Box 336, Forest City, NC 28043.
Washburn & Dorsey Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of arrangements.

Frances Jackson Jenkins, age 95, of Forest City, NC, died Thursday, September 19, 2019, at White Oak Manor Nursing Home.

She was the daughter of the late Hoke Jackson and the late Agnes Flack Jackson. Frances was a native of Rutherford County and a member of Alexander Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband Charles Jenkins, sisters; Mary Belle Cowan, Laura Nell Crawford, Ann Crawford, and Nan Jackson brothers; James E. Jackson, Wayne Jackson, Flay Jackson, Glen Jackson, and Ben Jackson

She is survived by a number of nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be at Cool Springs Cemetery at 11:00 AM, Saturday, September 21, 2019 with Reverend Jack Bridges officiating. Interment will be at Cool Springs Cemetery. An online guest register is available at

McMahan’s Funeral Home & Cremation Services are in charge of arrangements.


Mrs. Margarethe Farkas Bridges, 90, of Spindale, died Friday, September 20, 2019 at White Oak Manor, Rutherfordton.

Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Washburn & Dorsey…


Guyanne Craig, age 69, of Rutherfordton, NC, died Thursday, September 19, 2019, at Hospice House of the Carolina Foothills in Forest City, NC.

She was the daughter of the late J. D. Smith and the late Hazel & Eugene Switkovitz and a native of Rutherford County.  Guyanne was a member of Green Hill Baptist Church for 50 years.  She worked at the Rutherford County Senior Center for 20 years and was preceded in death by a brother David W. Smith.

She is also survived by her husband: Bobby Craig.

Two Daughters:
Wendy Craig
Lisa Craig

Three Sons:
Dwayne Craig
Justin Craig
David “DJ” Craig

One brother: John Smith

One Sister: Susie Keever

Five Grandchildren

The Graveside  service will be at Green Hill Baptist Church Cemetery at 3:00 PM, Saturday, September 21, 2019.   There will be a Celebration of Life Service for Guyanne at 3:00PM  on Sunday, September 22, 2019 at Green Hill Baptist Church with visitation to follow the service.  McMahan’s Funeral Home & Cremation Services in charge of arrrangements.