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Marriage: Thos. G. COVINGTON & Gertrude RIVENBARK

BEAUTIFUL WEDDING – Miss Gertrude Rivenbark Became Bride of Prominent Young Business Man Ms. Getrude RIVENBARK, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. R.T. RIVENBARK, of Williard, NC and Mr. Thos. G. COVINGTON, a leading young business man of Clio, SC, were happily united in marriage at the home of the bride’s parents, at Wiliard, yesterday at… (read more)

PULLEN, Lena Sparkman (1959)

Transcribed by Stephen Carroll Pearsall Friends Mourn Passing of Mrs. Lena Pullen; Final Rites Held Monday Mrs. Lena Sparkman Pullen, one of Burgaw most loved residents, died Saturday morning at 11:00 a.m. at the home of her daughter, Mrs. C. F. Davis, Sr., in Burgaw. A native of Rocky Point, she was born October 19,… (read more)

SPARKMAN, Frederick (1959)

Transcribed by Stephen Carroll Pearsall  Pender Chronicle, Burgaw, NC, June 17, 1959   Funeral Services for F. Sparkman at Rocky Point  Funeral services were held Sunday at 3 p.m. in the Rocky Point Presbyterian Church for Frederick Sparkman, of Rocky Point, 58, who died at his home Friday after a brief illness. Burial was in Burgaw… (read more)

SPARKMAN, Ella Vance Nixon (1935)

Transcribed by Stephen Carroll Pearsall  Ella Vance Nixon Sparkman  Died – Mrs. Ella D. Sparkman, 76, died at her home here at 1 o’clock this morning after a lengthy illness. Funeral services will be conducted Monday morning at 11 o’clock by the Rev. N. B. Johnson, pastor of the Burgaw Methodist Church, at the grave… (read more)