Obituaries for July 16, 2014

Jul. 15, 2014 @ 03:48 PM

Janice Cornett

Janice Lynn Cornett, 57, of Hickory passed away Monday, July 14, 2014, at her home. Born Nov. 19, 1956, in Ohio, she was the daughter of Berdine Wilkinson and the late Ward Davenport.

Janice was a dedicated wife, mother, grand-mother, daughter, sister, and friend.

In addition to her husband of 40 years, Gary Dean Cornett of Hickory; two sons, Christopher Cornett and wife Melissa of Claremont, and Kevin Cornett and fiancé Jenna Cheek; two sisters, Wanda Greer and husband Mike of Granite Falls, and Audrey Frazier and husband Roger of Granite Falls; her mother, Berdine Davenport and husband Albert Clawson of Lenoir; and three grandchildren, Caden Cornett, Melanie Cornett, and Lily Cornett survive her.

The funeral will be 10 a.m. Thursday, July 17, 2014, at Woodlawn Baptist Church with Pastor Ed Yount officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at Jenkins Funeral Home.

Pallbearers include Christopher Cornett, Kevin Cornett, Caden Cornett, Cameron Fraizer, Major Bruce Tyler, Chestley Wright, and Richard Bryant.

Please sign the online guestbook at The Cornett family has entrusted arrangements to Jenkins Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Newton, 828-464-1555.

Addie Lackey

Addie Peters Lackey, 73, passed away on Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at her residence.

Funeral arrangements are pending.

Online condolences may be sent to the Lackey family at

Evans Funeral Service & Crematory of Lenoir is serving the Lackey family.

George Stout

George Daniel Stout, 82, of Lenoir passed away on July 11, 2014.

A private memorial service was held on Tuesday July 15, 2014 at Cornerstone Cremation Funeral Celebrations, Lenoir.

Cornerstone Cremation Funeral Celebrations assisted the Stout family.

An online obituary is available at