Joyce Rose Chaput, 71, of Mt. Holly passed away November 22, 2015 at the Brian Center Health & Rehab in Gastonia. Ms. Chaput was born in Lewiston Maine on November 8, 1943 to the late Henry and Arlene Pare Poussard. Survivors include her daughter, Rachel Smith and 2 grandchildren, Desiree Kennedy and Taylor Liein. Arrangements are being held privately by the family.
Vicky Ann Conner, 71, of Gastonia passed away November 20, 2015 at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte. Mrs. Conner was born in Gaston County on July 28, 1944 to the late Clyde and Pauline Edwards Owens. She was preceded in death by her grandson Robert Panther and her brother Robert Owens. She was a loving wife and mother retiring after 28 years of service with Wix Filters. She was also a member of Faith United Methodist Church.
Survivors include her husband of 54 years, Bobby Conner, Sr. Son, Chip Conner and sister in law, Elaine Todd.
Memorial Services to celebrate Vicky’s life will be held at 2:00 PM Wednesday November 25 at Benson Funeral Services Chapel with Pastor Dickie Spargo officiating. Visitation will follow the service. Inurnment will be private.
Bobby and Chip, Lydia and I are so sorry for your loss; Vicky was a wonderful and sweet lady. She will be greatly missed by all of us! Let us know if we can be of any help!Gary and Lydia Maples
Teresa Ann Swope, 57, of Rock Hill, SC passed away suddenly November 16, 2015 at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill. Ms. Swope was born June 28, 1958 in Mecklenburg County to Christine Lee Sellers and the late Bill Frank Griffin. She was also preceded in death by her brother Ronald Griffin. She was employed with the Cracker Barrel Restaurant chain.
Survivors include her mother Christine Lee Sellers and sister Jean Campbell and husband Ron. Aunt Emily Ray and husband Don and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be private by the family.
Oh no,im so sorry to hear this.....rest in my friend,we lost contact for some years but you never left my heart,prayers for the familyCindy Chavis
Michael Daniel Hooker Sr, 63 Gastonia passed away October 21, 2015. His wife Freida Darlene Hooker passed away November 13, 2015. Mr. Hooker had a history of COPD and Freida had just recently been diagnosed with cancer.
Michael was born in Mecklenburg County on December 14, 1951 to the late George R. and Hazeleen Lineberger Hooker. He was also preceded in death by daughters, Angel Linheart and Crystal Johnson and his uncle, Roy Lineberger and wife Mary. He worked as an EMT in Emergency Services and was survived at the time by his wife of 19 years Freida Hooker, son, Michael D. Hooker, JR and wife Jennifer and stepdaughter, Tracy Wells. Brother Jody Hooker and nephew Bryon Hooker. 8 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.
Freida was born in Gaston County on December 30, 1953 to Barbara Redding Whitworth and the late Fred Whitworth. She was a CNA in the healthcare industry and was preceded in death by her husband Michael Hooker. She is survived by her daughter Tracy Wells and Tracey`s children, Jordan Whitener and Zachary Whitener, Freida`s Great Grandson, Leland; and stepson Michael D. Hooker Jr and wife Jennifer. Sister Rachel Humphrey and husband Dane and brothers Andy Whitworth and wife Amber and Daniel Lee Whithworth and wife Monica. Nephew Greg Humphrey and wife Katie.
Memorial Services to Celebrate Mr. and Mrs. Hooker`s life will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday November 21 at Benson Funeral Services, Mt. Holly with visitation to follow the service. Inurnment will be Private.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Hospice of Gaston County, PO Box 2258, Gastonia, NC 29054.
RACHEL,DANE,ANDY,AMBER,LEE,MONICA,GREG,KATIE AND FAMILY. OUR PRAYERS AND THOUGHTS ARE WITH YOU AND MAY GOD COMFORT EACH OF YOU IN THIS TIME OF LOST. WITH LOVE, ALPHIE AND MARSHALL RAMSEYALPHIE AND MARSHALL RAMSEY
My heart goes out to all of you. You are in my prayers.Andrew Ramsey