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)

McKEITHAN, Julia (Mrs. H.H.) – 1915

Transcribed by Stephen Carroll Pearsall Mrs. H. H. McKeithan Wadesboro, Nov. 28 – Special. After a brief but very aggressive illness from pneumonia, Mrs. Julia McKeithan, wife of Capt. H. H. McKeithan, died here at 12 o’clock today. Before her marriage she was Miss Bannerman. She was reared in Pender County, and leaves her husband… (read more)

Bowen, Annie Helen – Looking for Parents

My uncle John “Graham” Vernon was b. 18 July 1901 Grady TWP, Pender Co., Vernon’s Homestead m. a BOWEN girl, Annie Helen Bowen b. 24 Sep 1891 she died 22 Oct 1956 in Burgaw, NC (Pender Co. ?) and she was buried at Bethny Presby Cem. Castle Hayne, NC, if anyone else is researching BOWEN’s,… (read more)

Costin Surname Research

I found my in my Mother’s Bible the following information: My mother Corrine Elizabeth Costin Newell :Her Mother Elma Corrine Costin and sister Nellie Dean Costin were born to Dulie Costin and Stewart Costin. (Dulie Costin died 06-24-1941). From what I learned Dulie Costin and Stewart were cousins, and he died at an early age…. (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)

WHITE, Franklin Charles (1933)

Transcribed by Stephen Carroll Pearsall  F. C. WHITE DIES HERE LAST NIGHT  Funeral Services Tomorrow Afternoon at 2:30 From His Home  Franklin Charles White died at his home in South Henderson last night shortly before 10:30 o’clock following a very short illness and funeral service be be conducted tomorrow afternnon from the home at 2:30… (read more)