Obituaries for July 30, 2014

Jul. 29, 2014 @ 05:08 PM

Annemarie Adams

Annemarie Adams, 82, formerly of Lenoir, died Wednesday, July 24, 2014, at her daughter's home in Chicago, Ill.

She was born July 6, 1931, in Bad-Schwalback, Germany.

Annie Adams was formerly employed as a custodian at West Caldwell School District, where she received many awards for her dedicated service. She also spent many hours of service with the Lenoir Soup kitchen.

She is survived by her three children, Rosemarie Bates (Adams), Elizabeth Robison (Adams) and Brian Adams; two brothers, Volker and Ernst Eschenauer, and one sister, Else Galwas, of Germany; nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

A graveside funeral service will be held Aug. 1, 2014, at Blue Ridge Memorial Park, Lenoir, at 11 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Special Olympics of North Carolina.

Jonathan Harris

Jonathan Duane Harris, 69, of Lenoir died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Catawba Regional Hospice.

A memorial service was held Sunday, July 20, 2014, at Lenoir Seventh-Day Adventist Church.

The Harris family is in the care of Bennett Funeral Service, 828-465-2111.

Flay Godfrey

Flay George Godfrey, 87, of Walker Circle, Lenoir, died Monday, July 28, 2014, at the residence. Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced by Greer-McElveen Funeral Home and Crematory.