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January 5, 2023.
A small section at Sunset Cemetery is set aside for burial of Civil War unknown soldiers. There are soldiers who fought for both the Union and Confederate Armies interred in this section. Each received a wreath. (photo by Linda Quinlan)
The Shelby American Legion and its family of similar organizations participated in "Wreaths Across America Day" on Saturday, Dec. 17. Linda Quinlan, Auxiliary Unit 82 Vice President and PR Chairperson, said of the event, "This is the third year Shelby has hosted this event, and it was again spearheaded by Rebecca Higgins, Past President of Auxiliary Unit 82. Members of the local Benjamin Cleveland DAR Chapter also helped to sell wreaths and promote the event this year."
Barry Grady Linkous 68, was called to Heaven Monday, December 26, 2022, at Atrium Health in Shelby.
Bonnie Jean Hamrick, 78, of 209 East Lime Street, passed away on Monday, December 26th, 2022, at Cherokee Medical Center.
Christopher Wayne Hulsey, 60, of 1132 South Rutherford Street, passed away on Saturday, December 24th, 2022, at Atrium Health Cleveland.
Davis "Don" Reece, 80, passed to his heavenly home on December 22, 2022.
Firleen Davis Holt, age 97, of Ellenboro, passed away, Monday, December 26, 2022 at Atrium Health-Cleveland in Shelby.
Florence "Kitty" Harris, age 77 of Lawndale, NC, passed away December 25, 2022 at Atrium Health in Shelby.
Hilda Jean Pearson Whaley, 87, passed away Sunday, December 18, 2022 at Atrium Health Cleveland.
Jimmy Bridges, age 68, of Ellenboro, passed away Saturday, December 24, 2022 at Hospice of the Carolina Foothills.
Johnny Crotts, age 60, of Spindale, passed away Tuesday, December 27, 2022 at his residence.
Judith Ann Lovelace, 79, of Kings Mountain, NC, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on December 26, 2022 at Caromont Regional Medical Center in Gastonia, NC.
Kevin Eugene Falls, 66, died Monday, December 26, 2022 at his home.
Maria Zoila Luna, 95 de Fallston Road, Shelby, falleció el jueves 22 de diciembre de 2022 en su residencia.
Mary Ellen Long Chambers, 89, of Shelby, passed away Wednesday December 21, 2022 at Cleveland House of Shelby.
Early Sunday morning December 19th, 2022, surrounded by family Nancy Eugenia Lutz Carpenter of Shelby NC, known as Gennie to most, died peacefully at the age of 78.
Phil Putnam, 74, died Sunday, December 25, 2022 at Peak Resources in Cherryville.
Vonda Foster Carpenter, 58, of Kings Mountain, NC, passed away on December 25, 2022 at Atrium Health Pineville in Pineville, NC.
Wanda Faye Drewery Cooper, 69, passed away Tuesday December 20, 2022 in Blacksburg, SC.
William Steve Morrison, 82 of Hull Road, Casar, passed away on Sunday, December 25, 2022 at his residence.