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High Point Enterprise, The (Newspaper) - December 11, 1973, High Point, North Carolina 2c High Point Enterprise 111973 deaths funerals r e wh1taker Thomasville r e Whitaker 59 of memorial Park drive died monday at 12 pm in Community general Hospital after being a patient there one Day he was born in Dobson aug 12 1914 and lived in Thomasville for 40 years he was a member of Zion United Church of Christ he was employed at the Slane hosiery Mill High Point surviving Are one daughter mrs David Linda Hamilton of route 2 one son buddy e Whitaker of route 5 one sister mrs Vass Comer of Dobson and three grandchildren funeral will be held at pm wednesday at Zion United Church of Christ by the Rev Lynwood l Hubbard burial will be in the Church cemetery the body will remain at j c Green sons funeral Home until placed in the Church 30 minutes before the service the family will be at the funeral Home tonight from 7 until 9 and at the Home of the son on route 5 mrs Mary Johnson Greensboro mrs Mary Elizabeth Dye Johnson 72 of 3805 Pine Needles re died sunday in Moses Cone Hospital she was a native of Yadkin Ville and had lived in Greensboro most of her life she was a member of Brightwood Baptist Church survivors Are three daughters mrs Irene Jackson mrs Margaret j Whitfield and mrs Helen j Talton All of Greensboro four sons Ralph w Johnson of Fayetteville and Marvin a Kenneth w and Robert e Johnson All of Greensboro a sister mrs Thelma Marshall of Greensboro a Hal sister mrs Luvada via of Stuart a and a Hal brother Max Money of Hig Point funeral was to be held at 3 p m today at Lambet Troxler Chapel by the Rev Don 0 Kimbry burial will be in Lakeview memorial Park the family will be at the funeral Home tonight from 7 until 9 mrs Lula Nance Asheboro mrs Lula Harrison Nance 87 of Seagrove died monday in a Sanford nursing Home survivors include one daughter mrs Marie Mitchell of Laurel Hill two sons Paul Byerly of it 1 Sophia and a f Nance or of Fayetteville one stepdaughter mrs Vada Lambeth of Denton two step sons n m Nance of Charlotte and Carlton Nance of Lakewood Calif five grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren funeral will be held at pm wednesday at Ridge funeral Chapel burial will be in Lexington City cemetery the family will be at the funeral Home tonight from 7 until 9 mortuary phone 8855045 102 Chestnut or Tushay Elbert Parks Sechrest service troit Lexington ave 882 2555 or 8852145 tuesday mrs Martha Milligan Clark 2 pm first Wesleyan Church William Leroy Welborn 2pm Springhill United methodist Church wednesday Larry Cullis Lockhart 2pm Sechrest Chapel incomplete staff sgt Michael a Davenport Lockhart rites death claims set wednesday mrs Horton Larry Cullis Lockhart 24 of 327 Wheeler St died monday in High Point memorial Hospital of injuries received when struck by a car sunday night or Gordon b Arnold medical examiner ruled the death accidental or Lockhart was born Jan 41949 in Grundy a a son of Edgar and Erslie Collins Lockhart he had been a Resi Dent of High Point for nine years and was employed As a plumbers Helper at John c Davis plumbing and heating co he was of the Baptist Faith surviving Are one son Larry Christopher Lockhart his Mother and Stepfather or and mrs Roy Watson of it 1 Trinity his father and step Mother or and mrs Edgar Lockhart of Baltimore my two Sisters mrs Vanessa Blackburn of Elkin and mrs Teressa King of Pittsburgh a two Hal Sisters mrs Eileen Bradshaw of it 8 Salisbury and mrs Fern prevail of Hayes and three Brothers Thomas Lockhart of 720 Gaines ave Edgar Lee Lockhart of 910 Worth St and Carlos Lockhart of it 4 Trinity funeral will be held at 2 pm wednesday in Sechrest Chapel by the Rev c Glenn Calhoun burial will be in Floral Garden Park cemetery the body will remain at the Sechrest funeral Home the family will be at the Home of a brother 720 Gaines ave and at the funeral Home tonight from 7 until 9 s sgt a Davenport sgt Michael Alexander Davenport 29 of it Rich Alaska died sunday in Alaska sgt Davenport was born july 81944 in Vienna Austria a son of Dave and Gertrude hint Erecker Davenport he was educated in the Green Ville s c schools and entered the u s army in 1962 he was of the Catholic Faith surviving Are his wife mrs Emily Davenport of it Rich Alaska one daughter Veronica Davenport his father and Stepmother or and mrs Dave Davenport of 1225 Delk or his Mother and Stepfather or and mrs Ralph file of Palm Beach Fla and one sister miss Tina Davenport of Greenville s c funeral arrangements Are incomplete the body is being returned to the Sechrest funeral Home the family will be at the Home of the father and Stepmother 1225 Delk or j 0 fraz1er Kernersville James Oscar Frazier 83 of it 1 High Point died monday in Moses Cone Hospital Greensboro he was a native of Guilford j county and a retired Farmer he was a member of Sandy United methodist i Church j survivors Are a son Julius Winfred Frazier of Greensboro and two Brothers Joe w Frazier or of it 1 High Point and Charlie b Frazier of Greensboro funeral will be held at pm wednesday at Sandy Ridge United methodist Church burial will be in the Church cemetery the body was to be taken to the Home at 3 p m today from the Pierce funeral Home William d Freemon or funeral for William d Freemon or brother of j Mark Freemon of High Point and mrs w a Fryar or of Greensboro was held saturday in Decatur game Freemon died Friday Roy James funeral for Roy James 65 of 4bf Daniel Brooks apts will be held wednesday at 3 p in at Haizlip funeral Home Chapel burial will be in a local cemetery or James died nov 27 at his Home Church Leader mrs Sarah Stewardson Hor ton 75 formerly of Foster Falls a died today at 10 a m in Wesleyan arms inc in High Point she had been in declining health for three years and critically ill three weeks she was born May 4 1898 in Carroll county a a daughter of Ben and Mary Crowder Stewardson she had been a resident of High Point for 14 months coming Here from Carroll county a she was a member of the Church of god of the prophecy in Austin Ville a survivors Are her husband James Marcus Horton one son Billy Horton of 1629 n Hamilton St two grandchildren one sister mrs Fleta Mussellman of Roanoke a and one brother Ben Stewardson of North Wilkesboro the body was taken to Morehead funeral Home in Austinville a mrs w j Ward Denton mrs Addie Adams Ward 75 of it 2 Denton died at am monday at Randolph Hospital following an illness of six weeks she was born in Davidson county to Nathaniel and Nettie Wright Adams she was a member of Central United methodist Church surviving Are her husband w j Ward of Denton three sons Dallas Ward of it 2 Denton Joe Ward of new Orleans and Paul Ward of High Point two Sisters miss Velma Adams of it 2 Denton and mrs John Miller of it 11 Lexington a brother Scovil Adams of it 2 Denton six grandchildren and five great grandchildren funeral will be held at 2 pm wednesday at Central United methodist Church by the Rev Gilbert Miller burial will be in Mountain View memorial gardens the family will be at Lanie Briggs funeral Home tonight from 7 to 9 e r Yow Robbins Ernest Reuben Yow 59 of route 1 died Sun Day at his Home after a Short illness or Yow was a retired Carpenter and a native of ran Dolph county survivors Are two daughters mrs Frances Strider of san Antonio Tex and mrs Betty Johnson of Raleigh a son Ernest Lee Yow of Detroit Mich a sister mrs Locie Frye of it 1 Aberdeen a brother Jonah Yow of Vass a Hal sister mrs Ethel Mccaskill of High Falls and a Hal brother Augusta Yow of Ramseur funeral arrangements Sre incomplete the body is at Kennedy funeral Home Airport from Page 1c conjunction with the county could acquire such property Jim Johnson who succeeded Wilson As mayor last week said today he had Given Little thought to City acquisition he appears unprepared to endorse such a venture though even if other funds become available he said that further study would have to be made to determine the extent the pre sent facility is utilized by businessmen i cant see the City acquiring this property and then using it just for pleasure aircraft he asserted Johnson further noted there is an awfully Good facility in Greensboro that May be deemed sufficient for this areas needs High Point mayor Paul Clapp said today that he had not yet formed an opinion on the matter it May not be Long before it will be too late to make a decision mrs Dorothy Elliott the real estate agent who is handling the Sale of the property said a great Deal of interest had been expressed in the property few prospective buyers however have demonstrated interest in maintaining the Airstrip at least As it is presently established decision from Page 1c Taining zoning and subdivision controls for one mile outside the City limits into Davidson As allowed by state Law the controlled area included Emerywood estates there is a prevalent opinion among High Point officials now that when the subdivision authority was relinquished by the City any control by Council in the Londonderry conflict was removed that would place the responsibility for determining the Fate of Shadow Valley on the Davidson county governing Board meanwhile City officials report that construction has been completed on some of the apartments in Londonderry estates City water and sewer lines with meters have been installed completion of installation of electrical service is near bringing the project close to the time for occupancy but Shadow Valley still terminates just Short of the project City from Page 1c for the Oak hollow Tennis courts but that no reply has been received to Date the help of us rep l Richardson Preyer has been requested and site studies for location of the Tennis courts Are continuing Keith reported that a total of seven and a half Miles of bridle trails along the Eastern Side of Oak hollow Lake have been cleared and that plans Call for a picnic shelter to be placed along the route he said the bridle hiking trails extend in one direction 2vz Miles from the shelter site located at the Deaden of Whites Mill Road and five Miles in another Morgan reported that the recently organized Oak hollow yacht club has suggested a ramp located on the East Side of the Lake across from the existing Marina be set aside for use by sailing boats the suggestion includes use of some of the space for storage of boats and some for launching purposes he said the organization now has about 42 members plans now Call for construction of two rain shelters at Blair Park Golf course officials said one of the units will be located Between no 2 and no 6 fairways and the other will be placed Between no 12 and no 14 fairways total Cost will be about and the units will be erected by department personnel Keith said the 1931974 basketball program has been expanded Over last year and that a girls league is planned the program will use five school gymnasiums he also said the handicapped program has been enlarged to include Bowling and that he plans to appoint a youth coordinator in the near future some site recommended for replacement of Home set to speak no High court or Woodie w White executive Secretary of the com Mission on religion and race of the United methodist Church will be the speaker at the annual meeting of the High Point business development corporation at 7 p m tonight at the Holiday inn 236 s main Street or White served on various churches before becoming executive Secretary of the com Mission on religion and race in 1969 Greensboro planning consultants monday recommended that a proposed replacement for the evergreens inc nursing and boarding Home Here be placed on land adjacent to the present facility the recommendation that the new facility be located on count owned land near the intersection of the old Burlington Road and Huffine Mill Road East of Greensboro was made at a meeting attended by evergreens trustees and by county com missioners county officials Are considering placing million Bond Issue to finance the new building plus a Day care Center for the elderly in High Point before the voters in the Spring officials attending the joint meeting held at the false alarm firemen were summoned to the 100 Block of e Parris Avenue monday at pm by what later was termed a malicious false alarm today at am they were called to the 2200 Block of English Road where a dryer in a laundromat was reported on fire to have races Raleigh first election contest in two decades for a seat on the North Caro Lina supreme court has been assured this came about when Supe rior court judge James c Exum filed his candidacy Mon Day for a seat on the seven member High court he will oppose judge Earl Vaughn of the court of appeals in next Springs democratic primary give your House a new Beautiful look with Low Lustre House paint evergreens inc also Dis cussed selection of an architect to design the buildings no decision was made and commissioners indicated they May act on this at their next meeting officials pointed out that a location in Eastern Greensboro would be accessible to bus routes patients and health workers and to major traffic routes they also said the evergreens facility currently serves largely the Eastern area of Greensboro however commissioner is p Bodenheimer suggested that the present location is not the Only site that could serve the county elderly he said that a location on w Wen Dover Avenue where the county now has 50 acres might be closer to the Center of population of the county others suggested the possibility of using the present l Richardson memorial Hospital As a nursing Home but commissioner Percy Sears said the Hospital would not provide enough nursing Home Beds officials pointed out that the present location which uses the former county Home and the onetime polio Hospital has a total of 23 acres the facility itself uses Only about 77 acres in addition Sears suggested earlier monday that the county still has the former prison farm across the old Burlington Road from the evergreens building available plans would Call for the evergreens inc to lease county land the program would also Call for a voted Bond Issue to provide funds for the new buildings which would be leased to the nonprofit firm Bodenheimer suggested that the evergreens Board and the commissioners should con Sider a new building not just for poor people or for Rich people but just for the elderly citizens of Guilford county he made this statement in answer to a statement from James Blanchard executive director of the evergreens operation that the Home is being designed to a great extent for the indigent who live in the county officials have suggested the new building May be a com pact three level building the Low level would provide for a Day care program for the elderly the Middle level would be for a boarding Home and the top level would be for a nursing Home an Oil base breather Type House paint that goes on smoothly does not Blister or Peel hides blemishes in siding or construction Yick paint wallpaper co 120 Church St 8828425 Jacoby on Bridge red suits pose a question by Oswald James Jacoby if you can keep your eyes off the East and West hands you can decide on the proper Way to play today hand you Start by winning the first trick with Dummy Ace of Spades and Are faced with the moment of decision at trick two you Are going to Lead a red card and take a finesse but which suit should that red card belong to when the hand was played South led a Trump the finesse worked then he went Back to Dummy with the Ace of clubs and took a second Trump finesse that worked also but West showed out and since there was no Way to get Back to Dummy for any More finesse Declarer had to lose one trick in each of the four suits he had displayed the hand but strangely enough no one has been Able to convince him of that fact he says i have been taught to play Trumps was it my fault that they broke 41 it want his fault that Trumps broke 41 but he still should have gone after diamonds he had Only two entries to Dummy but he Only needed two Diamond finesse once they worked he could play Ace and another Trump and make his contract North a742 v 5 3 2 4 853 a 64 West East 4 kqj98 103 v 6 kb74 4 1072 k964 q1095 South d 465 v aqj109 4 adj k82 both vulnerable Wisl North East South it 2 pass 4t pass pass pass of Punini Lead Christmas party planned sunday handicapped people of All Ages will be guests sunday at a Christmas party planned for the Aster dowdy towers according to miss Elsie Dickens the chairman miss Dickens said that Between 150 and 200 persons Are expected to attend the event scheduled to Start at p m the event which has been taking place now for about 20 years is put together each year by miss Dickens from her bed at her Home in the Clara Cox apts music will be one of the features of this years event also a King and Queen will be chosen and refreshments will be served and there will be gift Sand treats miss Dickens said the event is sponsored by various civic clubs throughout the Community the program Calls for a musical presentation by the Williams Trio from the first Wesleyan Church and for a talk by the Rev Clarence Williams an assistant minister at the first Wesleyan Church Martha bean of Thomasville will sing a Solo and miss Dickens Wil Tell the biblical Story of the Wisemen who came to Bethlehem the program also includes a singing group from the Lexington Avenue Baptist Church and musical numbers by the alive singers a group of 35 Young people from Lexington selection of the King and Queen and serving of refreshments will follow miss Dickens said Quebec dwarfs France Canadas French speaking province of Quebec spans 594860 Square Miles almost three times the area of France itself clip and to re Portall drug pushers Call Day or night report any facts to help identify a Pusher you dont have to identify yourself and Calls cannot be raced a Dutiful Motorola famous works in a drawer color tvs designed in attractive Mediterranean styled cabinets that will complement any decor 25 drag Mech 697 24 Motorola televisions 25 diag Orneas 6971261 the quasar ii with modular solid slate components reduces the number of chases tubes to Only four instamatic color tuning replaceable plug in circuit modules Motorola matrix Bright picture tube Pushbutton uhf tuning mis Sion Pecan Grain finish double sided sound from Golden voice speakers the quasar with modular solid state Compo no tubes i instamatic color tuning replaceable plug in circuit modules Motorola matrix Bright picture tube Pushbutton uhf tuning classic Pecon Grain finish 1 be Goodrich 7 were the other Guys 4 ways to charge revolving charge american express master charge store hours won thurs 8 to pm Fri 8 to 6 pm sat 8 to 5 pm your convenient b f Goodrich store 201 English re Tel 8824193 television stereo phonographs refrigerators freezers ranges washers dryers vacuums u

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