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Mitch Beeler, July 27, 2018

Continued for Mitch Beeler, correspondence can be sent to: Mitch Beeler, 2133 Coffman St., Fayetteville NC., 28306. Lets all send Mitch a card to show him our support for him while he is recovering from surgery and we all pray for a speedy recovery. tomt

 

Mitch Beeler, July 27, 2018

Mitch Beeler from NC K2 is need of our continued prayers and positive thoughts sent his way. Mitch had surgery on his right lung yesterday. Mitch is still in the hospital and in good spirits. tomt

 

Cheryl Davis sister, July 17, 2018

Please share with our Gold Wing family for thoughts and prayers for Cheryl’s sister. More information is below. My sister is recovering from back surgery at the following location. Please keep her in your prayers because they had to go back in and remove some of the hardware they had put in and now she is in so much pain they cannot get it regulated, She also has a pocket of infection and is on some heavy duty antibiotics. Alda Brown-Room 103, Ashton Placer Health & Rehabilitation, 5533 Burlington Rd., McLeansville, NC 27301. Than ks in advance for all the thoughts and prayers from our Goldwing family. Cheryl Davis

 

Charlie Cook, July 16, 2018

Charlie Cook, the CD of P2 is going to have eye surgery on the 23rd of July. If interested in sending a get well card to Charlie, his address is 934 Elizabeth Rd., Shelby NC 28150. I’m sure he’d love to hear from his Goldwing friends. Rick and Jan Dancy

 

Kevin Tripp, July 14, 2018

Kevin Tripp memorial service will be at 5 pm on Monday 16 July at Croatan Church of Christ address below: 4115 Old Cherry Point Road, New Bern NC 28560. Cards can be sent to Jason Tripp, 8410 95th Ave., Vero Beach FL 32967

 

Deanne Vaughn’s father, July 13, 2018

I am sending this email to request prayers and thoughts for Deanne Vaughn’s father, Bill McPherson, who is in Alamance Regional Hospital. He was taken there earlier in the week for pneumonia and some other medical problems. The hospital and family have requested him to be in a comfort care mode. The family needs all the prayers, we as a GWRRA family, can give them to help them make the most of the time they will have their love one. He was in a very good mood today joking with everyone. God bless them. Cards can be sent to: Deanne and Mickey Vaughn, 8702 Perry Road, Graham, NC 27253. Thank You, Libby.

 

Judy Smith, July 9, 2018

Our chapter greeter Judy Smith has had serious surgery; she’s been in the hospital for several days now and waiting to be released. She has quiet a recovery time ahead of herself, prayers and cards would greatly be appreciated; her address is — 100 N. Applewood Ct., Rocky Mount NC 27803. Peggy

 

Betty Lou, July 9, 2018

We received a call from Alice Manning; her sister Betty Lou is in the hospital in Greenville and will be there= for at least three more days. She is dehydrated and has pneumonia. Prayers and cards would be greatly appreciated; her address is– 1395 Rams Horn Rd., Greenville NC 27834— as everyone knows she’s the sweet Sunshine Lady from Chapter D. Peggy

 

Brent Bussiere, July 8, 2018

Former members and COY’s John and Sharon Bussiere lost their 37 year old son, Brent, to a life long debilitating diease. I know their hearts are broken and I am sure they would appreciate cards of sympathy during this difficult time. Althought they no longer attend meetings they were very active several years ago and made many friends while they were active. Their address is: John and Sharon Bussiere, 1248 Townbranch Rd. Graham NC 27253. Shirley Stout, Care Bear NC-N

 

Kevin Tripp, July 7, 2018

We found out last night and had not had time to get the info to you. Kevin Tripp passed awayAs soon as we hear more details, we will be sure to let you know. Roy

 

Kevin Tripp, July 5, 2018

Hello Glenn here Cd for Chapter D2. I talked to Kevin Tripp’s son yesterday on the phone and its not looking good for Kevin. Please remember them as they go through this with Kevin. They will need your thoughts and prayers. As always we hope the best for him but what his son told me that Kevin Tripp wants the breathing tubes out and allow him to pass on.

 

Sue Langley, June 29, 2018

Sue Langley, NC-District MEPC and also NC-C2’s MEPC officer is suffering with intense back pain and is having spinal injections for the pain. She is in need of everyone’s prayers and positive thoughts sent her way, For a speedy and complete recovery. Correspondences can be sent to: Sue Langley, 164 Whitley Church Rd., Princeton, NC 27569. tomt

 

Rita White, June 19, 2018

I’m sure a lot of you know Tony and Rita White , long time very active members of Chapter NC-O2. Rite White had surgery on her left hand last week. We are asking for prayers for her a speedy recovery. If you would like to mail her a card, her address is: Rita White, 3508 Robinson Road, Newton NC 28658.  Ron and Beverly Chapman, CD NC-O2

 

Miss Ada, June 11, 2018

Would just love to give you an update on Mrs. Ada Britton, better know as Miss Ada. The doctor recovered that Miss Ada had breast cancer last March. They started giving her chemo, once a week, I think today was her last treatment, but now she will have to take radiation treatments. The chemo has been very on her, not be able to eat and other problems, but Preacher Cliff is right by her side, doing anything he can for her. We just never know when we will need help back. Your card of encouragement would be a big blessing to her. Please keep her in your prayers and hearts. Love you Miss Ada and Preacher Clifford. Address: Mrs Ada Britton, 3295 Sweet Home Road, Williamston, NC 27892. Thanks for taking the time to care, Betty, Chapter D Sunshine

 

Kerney and Connie Eason June 11, 2018

Bad news from NC-C2 that could have been a lot worse. Yesterday afternoon Kerney & Connie Eason were in an accident involving two 4wheel vehicles, they went to the hospital and were sent home with bumps, bruises, hurt feelings...and also a wrecked pick up truck. This accident could have been a lot worse making this bad news with a better ending than the beginning… Please send your prayers and positive thoughts Kerney and Connie Eason’s way...for a speedy and complete recovery! Correspondence can be sent to Kerney and Connie Eason 975 Thatcher Rd., Selma, NC 27576. tomt

 

Diana Temple’s nephew, June 1, 2018

Hello everyone, Please keep Diana Temple and her family in your thoughts and prayers during this time of loss of her nephew. I came down to the beach this weekend to see my sis and family. We were having such a good time until tragedy struck on Sunday. My sis son Michael Pickett passed away Sunday. It is the hardest thing to watch your sis in so much pain and not be able to help her. Michael was like my son and I will truly miss him. He knew how much I loved him and you will never be forgotten buddy. Don't worry about your mother because I will be here for her and your grandmother. Rest in peace buddy because I will see you one day. The service is Friday June 8 at Hudson's funeral home in Durham visitation 6 to 7 service is at 7. Join us to celebrate Michael DeWayne Pickett life. Michael Pickett
His obituary has been posted on Hudson's website. It contains all the information in regards to his service. Thank you for all the love and support over the last few days. We appreciate it more than you know. Cards can be sent to Diana Temple, 1626 Gate 2 Rd., Creedmoor, NC 27522. May Craig, NC District Care Bear

 

Danny Bowland’s mother, May 27, 2018

Well I have some more bad news to report. Danny Bowland’s 96 year old Mother passed away at 11:45 last night.  This was the same day of Dona’s Mother’s funeral.  Mrs. Bowland had been in bad health for some time and they just got her moved to hospice last night at 6:15 so she didn’t last long after getting there. They do not want anymore food as there was plenty for her Mother’s funeral and it is just her and Danny and they don’t eat much.  I don’t know any funeral arrangements but will let you know.  Please keep them in your prayers.  Of course, cards can be sent to: Danny Bowland, 2239 Rocklane Dr., Burlington,NC 27215. Shirley Stout, Care Bear,  NCN-Burlington

 

Dons Bowland’s mother, May 23, 2018

Wanted to let you know that Dona’s Mother passed away early this morning.  Don’t have any further information yet but please keep her and her family in your prayers. Sympathy cards can be sent to: Dona Bowland, 2239 Rocklane Dr, Burlington,NC 27215. Shirley Stout,  Care Bear, NCN-Burlington

 

Kenny Baker, May 18, 2018

NC-C2 member Kenny Baker needs continued Prayer and positive thoughts sent his way. Kenny is having foot surgery Monday mourning to repair his his badly broken foot. We hope he has a full and speady recovery! Correspondence can be sent to: Kenny Baker 5443 ST. MARYS CHURCH RD. Lucama NC. 27851. NC-C2, tomt

 

Kenny Baker, May 16, 2018

Kenny Baker a C2 & Staff Member that has been there when ever needed, is in need of prayers and positive thoughts sent his way. Kenny broke his foot while working on his boat. His foot also will require surgery to mend. All correspondence can be sent to: Kenny Baker 5443 ST. Marys Church Rd. Lucama NC. 27851. NC-C2, Director tomt 

 

Harriette Edger, May 7, 2018

Please share thoughts and prayers for NC-A Don & Becky Herrmann and family. NC-A member, Harriette Edger, Becky Herrmann’s mother, had been in the hospital with pneumonia and congestive heart failure since April 30th. She was 92 years old and passed away May 4, 2018. She will be sent to upstate NY early in the week for funeral and burial. There will be a remembrance gathering at Don & Becky’s home a week or two after that for all her North Carolina friends. Cards can be sent to: Don & Becky Herrmann

1155 Fox Chase Ct., Salisbury, NC 28146. Colleen FitzGerald, NC-A Chapter Director

 

Calvin Cave, May 7, 20018

NC-A member Calvin Cave had a heart attack 5/4/18 and is in Alamance Regional Hospital in Burlington. He is having a catheterization procedure today, 5/7/18 to ascertain how much damage was done with possibility of a stint. Calvin is in good spirits. He’s in room 238  at the hospital located at 1240 Huffman Mill Rd. in Burlington. Colleen FitzGerald, NC-A Chapter Director