December 14, 2018

Johnny Foyell Everhart, 71, passed away Tuesday, December 12, 2018 at Kernersville Medical Center.
Celebration of Johnny’s life will be 6:00 PM, Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at Pierce-Jefferson Funeral & Cremation Services Chapel. The family will receive friends following the service at the funeral home.
Johnny was born January 11, 1947 to the late Eugene and Betty Everhart in Davidson County. His main hobby was his 1953 blue Chevy show truck, which he won several trophies with. Johnny was a loving father, friend and brother. He was adored by everyone who knew him and when he walked into the room he made everyone smile with his jokes and personality. Johnny enjoyed going to car shows and to the “Lets Talk Cars Cruise Ins” in High Point, NC.
Those left to cherish his memory include his son Bradley Everhart of Kernersville, NC; sister Carolyn Robbins and husband Gary of Trinity, NC; Niece Angie Taylor and husband Strafford of Archdale, NC and best friend Dennis Lovings.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that you make a donation to the Forsyth Humane Society, 4881 Country Club Rd., Winston-Salem, NC 27104.
The family wants to give a special thank you to Dennis Lovings and Roger Whisenant for being such great friends to Johnny.
Friends and family may view and sign the guestbook at


December 12, 2018

Norma Poore Taylor, 79, passed away on December 8, 2018. A Gathering of her friends and family will be held Sunday, December 16, 2018 from 2-4 PM at the Pierce-Jefferson Funeral Home.
Norma was born June 21, 1939 in Saltville, Virginia to the late Roy and Thora Poore. Norma attended Saltville High School and was both a stay at home spouse and mother.
Norma was an avid golf and tennis fan competing in many golf and tennis tournaments throughout her life. Norma won multiple golf championships at Pine Knolls. Norma and her tennis team represented North Carolina multiple times in USTA senior regional championships. Norma enjoyed all forms of cooking, bargain hunting and craft making.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Norman Augustus Taylor (NAT) and brothers Roy Jr Poore (RE) and Ted Poore.
Survivors include; a daughter, Kimberly T. Childress and husband Phil of Winston-Salem; son, Jerry Taylor of Manville, New Jersey; granddaughter Sarah Childress; and sisters Marlene Yontz, Judy Heath and Janet Hylton.
Friends and family may sign, and view the guestbook at
Memorial contributions are requested to be made either to the Yadkinville NC Hospice or to charity of individuals’ choice.


December 12, 2018

Jeff David Lewis, 79, of Kernersville, passed away December 7, 2018 at Kernersville Medical Center after a long battle with COPD and Black Lung. Born in Tazewell, VA, he worked in the coal mines of West Virginia and as a mechanic for Owsley and Sons in Greensboro. He was a member of First Pentecostal Holiness Church in Kernersville where he proudly served in the Men’s Ministry and drove the church van.
Proceeding him in death: parents Mr. and Mrs. Jeff O. Lewis, son David Keith Lewis, daughter LeAnna Lewis McMillian, sister Patty Lambert, brother Bill “Sadman” Lewis and a special great nephew who was like a grandson “Little Kenny.”
He is survived by his wife of 43 years Becky Lewis, son Kenny (Wendie), daughter Regina Hutchins (Greg), grandsons Michael Lewis and Isaac Hutchins and 2 great-grandsons Brandon and Mason.
A memorial service will be at 2:30 pm on December 16 at First Pentecostal Holiness Church, 212 Dobson St., Kernersville, NC. Online condolences at


December 11, 2018

Walnut Cove – Leslie Jean Anderson Hamlin born October 26th, 1946 of Walnut Cove, NC passed away on November 28th, 2018 and is spending her first Christmas in Heaven. Surviving is her husband of 40 years Jesse R Hamlin of Walnut Cove, NC, formally Kernersville, NC. Daughter Anne and Husband Jeff Pearman of Kernersville, NC. Grandchildren John and Lydia Pearman. Daughter Julie Perdue of Stokesdale, NC. Grandchildren Michala and Lane Perdue. Son Daniel Lightly of Salisbury, NC. Son Darren Hamlin of Walnut Cove, NC. Grandchildren Ashlan Hamlin and Jordan Prevette. Daughter Lori and Husband Keith Caperton of Walnut Cove, NC. Grandchildren Courtney and Micheal Caperton. Great-grandchildren Aiden and Harley. Surviving also, her sister Chris and Husband Jim Morgan of Shoreview, MN. Niece Jessica Abel and family. Brother Mike and wife Leslie Anderson and family of CA. Sister-in-law Cheryl Anderson of AZ. Niece Amy Anderson of MN.
Preceding her death, her parents Walter E and Maribel L Anderson from Wisconsin. Brother John Anderson of AZ formally WI. Mother-in-law Mary Ellen Hamlin of Kernersville, NC.
Leslie loved her in-laws the Hamlin’s, Jack Howell and family, Judy Mabe and family and Billy and Georgia Hamlin and family. Thank you for always loving her and treating her like family.
Special thanks to Lori, Jenny, Keith, Darren, and Courtney for being there everyday. Also, thank you to Trellis, Hospice and Palliative care for all their love and support.
Please join us for a Celebration of Life on December 16TH, 2018 from 12-3 at the Kernersville Senior Enrichment Center (in the Kernersville library building). 130 E Mountain St Kernersville NC (informal and floating).
Please consider making a donation to the Leslie Hamlin Tribute Fund at


December 6, 2018

Mr. Randy Dale Moss, 59, of Wallburg Road went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at his home. He was born on October 10, 1959 in Forsyth County a son of the late William Thomas Moss and Evelyn Anne Martin Moss. Randy worked with Allied Security and Salem Electric for a number of years, was a member of Abbotts Creek Missionary Baptist Church and was married to the love of his life Susan Boyd, July 15, 2006.
Randy is survived by his wife, Susan B. Moss of the home; his canine friend, Maxie; two brothers, Tim Moss (Kay) of Winston Salem and Patrick Moss (Kim) of High Point; several nieces and nephews, Amanda (Jody), Jenilee (Red), Jeffrey, Rebecca (Marchello) and Bobby; one great niece and one great nephew; two sisters-in-law, Kathy Boyd and Tracie Boyd; one brother-in-law, Richard Boyd.
Funeral services for Randy will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, December 8, 2018 at Abbotts Creek Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Mark Hollar officiating. Burial will follow in the church ceme-tery. Randy will remain at the J.C. Green & Sons Funeral Home, Wallburg until placed in the church Saturday, De-cember 8, 2018, where the family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.
Memorials may be directed to the animal charity of one’s choice.
Online condolences may be sent to the Moss family at

Dr. Record

December 4, 2018

Dr. Charles Leo Record, 58, died December 1, 2018.
Funeral Services celebrating his life will be held 11:00AM Thursday December 6, 2018 at Kernersville Wesleyan Church. Interment will follow in Mt. Gur Cemetery.
A lifelong resident of Kernersville, Charles was the son of the late Dr. S. Leo Record and Marietta Phillips Record who survives.
Survivors include the love of his life, wife of thirty-one years, Kristi Reid Record of the home; daughter Carmen Record Moody and Jonathan of Randleman; son Brooks Leo Record and Amanda of Westminster, South Carolina; mother Marietta Record of Kernersville; sister Anita Baughman and Bud of Kernersville; brother Glenn Record and Julia of High Point; brother-in-law Tim Reid and Donna of Bethlehem, North Carolina; and a host of nieces, nephews, one great-nephew, extended family and friends including the medical community.
The family will visit with friends from 5:00PM until 8:00PM Wednesday evening at the Pierce-Jefferson Funeral Services Chapel.
Friends and family may sign, and view the guestbook at
Memorial contributions may be made to Novant Health Foundation, or a charity of one’s choice.
The family wishes to thank his caregivers Dr. Eugene Paschold and his entire team. A special thank you goes out to our FMC 9 West family.


December 3, 2018

KERNERSVILLE – Rev. Robert Reed Motsinger, 94, passed away peacefully Sunday, December 2, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family. Robert was born on May 13, 1924 in Forsyth County to Faude Lester and Sally Ann Reed Motsinger. Robert married Violet Matilda Daniels on August 13, 1945, in London, England, while serving in the US Army during WWII as a medic and military police. Their marriage, of 73 years, was a true picture of love and grace. He worked at RJ Reynolds to care for his family, taking early retirement to follow his heart of helping others as a minister. Robert served as the pastor of Manna Baptist Church for 42 years. His desire was to help the hurting to accept Christ as Savior and to receive the peace that he felt when he accepted Christ as his Savior in 1955. He also spoke for many years at the Saturday evening service at the Winston-Salem Rescue Mission.
In addition to his parents, Robert was preceded in death by three brothers, Monroe, Brooks and Charles Motsinger; and three sisters, Letha Joyce, Polly Clodfelter and an infant sister.
Surviving are his wife, Violet Daniels Motsinger; a daughter, Deborah Kay Rosenquist (Joel) of Kernersville; two sons, Daniel Lester Motsinger of Winston-Salem, and Samuel Robert Motsinger (Terry) of Kernersville; three grandchildren, Shawn E. Rosenquist (Meghan), Meredith Motsinger and Logan Motsinger; five great grandchildren; one sister, Nina Holder (Denny); and a host of nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at Manna Baptist Church with Dr. Harold Fletcher officiating. Burial will follow at Oaklawn Memorial Park with full military honors. The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 4, at Hayworth Miller Kernersville Chapel.
Memorials may be made to Manna Baptist Church, 4368 Stokesdale Avenue, Winston-Salem, NC 27101.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to Dr. Anthony Krummer, Dr. Christopher Marshall and Trellis Supportive Care for their loving care of Robert during his illness. Online condolences may be made at


December 3, 2018

Elizabeth Schaefer Szczurowski, 90, went home to be with the Lord November 23, 2018.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:00AM Tuesday December 4, 2018 at Holy Cross Catholic Church with Father Paul Dechant, O.S.F.S. officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Gur Cemetery.
A native of Manhattan, New York, Liz was the daughter of the late Julia Margaret Noll and Frederick Aluisis Schaefer. She had served thousands of people during her life as a Director of Nursing, for 35 years, on Long Island, NY.
In addition to her parents, she also was preceded in death by her husband Tadeusz Szczurowski; siblings George Schaefer, Charles Schaefer, Georgiana Gruessing, Margie Kucera, and Eleanor Lesko Curadi.
Survivors include her brother Fred Schaefer Martha of Kernersville; numerous nieces, nephews and her special caregiver nephew Charles J. Schaefer of Kernersville.
A wake service will be held at 5:00PM Monday December 3, 2018 at the Pierce-Jefferson Funer-al Home and the family will continue to visit until 7:00PM that evening at the funeral home.
Friends and family may sign, and view the guestbook at


November 28, 2018

Mr. James “Jim” Andrew Cantrell, 69, passed away November 27, 2018 with his family by his side.
A Prayer Vigil will be held 12:00PM Saturday, December 1, 2018 at Pierce-Jefferson Funeral & Cremation Service Chapel. The family will receive friends following the service at the funeral home.
Jim was born on May 13, 1949 in Newport, Rhode Island to the late Charles and Louise Cantrell. He served honorably during the Vietnam Conflict in the United States Marine Corps where he was wounded in action and he medically retired with an honorable discharge. Jim later started working with the United States Postal Service. In his early career, he was a videographer and was able to travel all over the country. Jim retired with over 30 years as a mail flow clerk. Jim could often be found working in his yard. He took great pride in making his home into a sanctuary for his family. He was an amazing stained glass artist, a model train enthusiast, loving husband, father and the best “Pop” to his grandchildren.
Those left to cherish his memory include his loving wife of 48 years, Lynn Cantrell; daughters Jennifer Spencer and husband Blake, Stephanie Smith and husband Derek, Caitlin Price and husband Chris; grandchildren Dylan, Riley, Haylee, Grayson, Trent, Hunter and Corbin James; brothers Charles Cantrell, John Cantrell, Bill Cantrell and wife Linda.
Family and friends may view and sign the guestbook at


November 20, 2018

Winston Salem – Edward Douglas Lovings, 73, passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018 at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home. Doug was born on July 26, 1945 in Guilford County to Fred and Nellie Hubbard Lovings. He retired from Salem Stone Quarry – Martin Marietta Materials.
In addition to his parents, Doug was preceded in death by his wife of 30 years, Gail Lovings; his son, Edward D. Lovings, Jr; and one brother, Jimmy Lovings.
Surviving are three daughters, Suellen Thompson, Julie Custer and Shannon Saylor; six grandchildren, Jacob Gunter and Allora Black, Eleanor and Klaire Saylor, Macy and Blaine Thompson; one great grandchild, Addaline Plemmons; six sisters, Peggy Cope, Sue Meredith, Nancy Young, Donna Pegram, Jan Swaim, and Linda Hawley; and three brothers, Bobby Lovings, Jerry Lovings, and Dennis Lovings.
A graveside service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Monday, November 26, 2018 at Eastlawn Gardens of Memory in Kernersville with Pastor Glenn Murphy officiating. The family will receive friends from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Sunday, November 25, at Hayworth Miller Kernersville Chapel.
Memorials may be made to Trellis Supportive Care, 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, NC 27103.
Online condolences may be made at