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Alma A. Fuquay

October 29, 1926 ~ May 22, 2020

Services will be held: May 25, 2020

Delores Irene Caskey

July 1, 1939 ~ May 21, 2020

Services will be held:

Lyman Danziel Gregory

January 1, 1931 ~ May 21, 2020

Services will be held: May 27, 2020

Linda Grice Byrd

July 7, 1938 ~ May 20, 2020

Services will be held:

Ted Darrell Austin

February 17, 1930 ~ May 19, 2020

Services will be held: May 23, 2020

Allen Max Matthews

January 1, 1934 ~ May 18, 2020

Services will be held: May 23, 2020

Wandra A. Raynor

October 29, 1942 ~ May 17, 2020

Services will be held:

Larry W. James

March 28, 1948 ~ May 18, 2020

Services will be held:

Carol Hairr Tharrington

February 19, 1936 ~ October 29, 2019

GARNER- Carol Hairr Tharrington, 83, died Tuesday at the SECU Hospice Center. A native of Sampson County, she was the daughter of the late Ransom and Allie Thornton Hairr and was a graduate of Herring High School. After 61 years of dedicated service, she retired from NCSU as an administrative assistant.

Funeral service will be 2:00 PM Monday, November 4th at Garner United Methodist Church. Burial will follow at Montlawn Memorial Park, Raleigh.

Carol is survived by her daughter, Jan Tharrington Dorfer and husband, David of Benson.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ed Tharrington; sister, Frances H. Morgan and brother, Darroll Hairr.

The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 pm Sunday at Bryan-Lee Funeral Home, Garner and at other times at the home of Jan and David Dorfer, 400 E. Hill St., Benson, NC 27504.


November 3, 2019

5:00-7:00 pm

Bryan-Lee Funeral Home
1200 Benson Road Garner, NC 27529


November 4, 2019

2:00 pm

Garner United Methodist Church
201 Methodist Dr. Garner, NC 27529

Burial following at Montlawn Memorial Park


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