Dr. Robert Wayne “Dr. Bob” Drakeford, Ph.D. was born April 25 1945 in New York City, New York, son of the late Robert and Elizabeth McLeod Drakeford.Read More
William “Bill” Jay Peck, beloved father, grandfather, and professor emeritus of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, died at Carol Woods Dec. 7.
William ‘Bill’ Purcell Jones, Jr. of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, died on December 20, 2021 at the age of 69 years.
Chris Cash passed away in his home Dec. 12 2021, in Carrboro, NC peacefully in his sleep. He was 52 years old.
Scientist, researcher, and author Darien Claire Dorn Mahaffee passed away in Chapel Hill Dec. 4 at age 97.
Khalid Sulaiman Ishaq passed away in Chapel Hill, North Carolina Nov. 29 2021 due to complications from Alzheimer’s Disease. He was 88 years old.
Barbara Dearman Pipkin passed away peacefully on the evening of Nov. 25 2021, after an extended illness.
Margaret Siefert passed away peacefully the morning of Nov. 20, 2021, at her longtime home, Carolina Meadows, after a brief illness. She was 98 years old.
OBITUARY Alan Wayne Bandy, of Chapel Hill, died peacefully Thursday morning, Nov. 18, 2021, at the UNC Jim and Betsy Bryan Hospice Home in Pittsboro, NC. His wife, Wanda, and…
Katherine Nell Acierno, 21, of Chapel Hill, NC, died Oct. 30, 2021, from injuries sustained in a vehicle-pedestrian accident in Greenville, NC.
Jon Arthur Worden passed away unexpectedly in his sleep Oct. 19, 2021. He was 53. Jon was born in Ft. Lauderdale June 25, 1968 to Donald & Greta Worden. From…
William S. “Will” Endres, Jr was an acclaimed and beloved herbalist, wildcrafter, and outdoor educator who spent the latter part of his life in Hillsborough, NC…
Patricia (Trish) Stanford Love, 93, passed away from advanced age at her home on September 14, 2021. Hers was a lifetime of encouragement to her sons and service to her community and her state…
Betty Ward (Sparrow) Brittain, age 94, passed away peacefully Sept. 8, 2021, at her Carolina Meadows residence in Chapel Hill, NC. She is survived by her son, Greg Brittain,…
After a prolonged illness, Dr. Gary Peterson lost the battle with idiopathic pulmonary disease Sept. 9, 2021 at his home in Chapel Hill, North Carolina….
Maria Contou Christopher passed away Sunday, September 5 in Chapel Hill, NC. She was born in Geneva, Switzerland on March 12, 1933 to Katherine and Alcibiades Contou….
When visitors would ring the doorbell at Everett “Bud” Hampton’s split level in Briarcliff where he’d lived for nearly half a century, they’d hear the strains of “From the Halls of Montezuma,” the Marine’s hymn.
Maybe you owe Alfred de la Houssaye money for the eggs, pecans, pies or pralines he sold at the Carrboro Farmers’ Market every Saturday for more than 20 years.
The Rev. Robert Seymour, a major voice in the community for 70 years and a pivotal figure in the local battle for civil rights, has died at the age of 95.
Euzelle P. Smith, along with her husband the namesake of Smith Middle School, and a long-time educator in the district, passed away earlier this month at the age of 101.
Martha Peery Gwyn, 96, died on September 5th after a short battle with Covid-19.
Miriam Kresses Slifkin lived her life with grit and determination. She was cherished by her family, beloved by her husband and admired by people across North Carolina. She died on August 28 in Chapel Hill.
Former Chapel Hill Town Council member Joyce Brown passed away in her Chapel Hill home on Nov. 18, 2019 at the age of 87.
A memorial service will be held at University Presbyterian Church in Chapel Hill, NC on Monday November 25, 2019 at 2:00 PM.
OBITUARIES A Remembrance By Ann Humphreys We all know that Carrboro is an unusual place. For most of us, this unusualness figures heavily into why we have chosen to live…