Home

About GWRRA

District Officers and Staff

NC Chapters

Wings Over the Smokies®

Rider Education

Member Enhancement

ITCP

District Newsletter

District Goodies Sales

Incentive Programs

Forms and Files

Events Calendar

NC Precision Drill Team

Gifts on Cycles

Care Bear

Supporters

Links

Gallery

District Care BearText Box: Mary Craig 
Text Box:

 

Bobby Womack’s father, December 8, 2017

Hi Everyone, Bobby Womack of S2 lost his father on Wednesday December 6, 2017. Arrangements for Billy Ray Womack- Bobby’s dad are as followed: the wake will be held at Smith’s Funeral Home in Broadway NC on Saturday 12/9 from 6pm-7:30pm. Memorial Service 7:30pm- 8:00pm. He will be cremated. Cards can be sent to Bobby Womack 4210 Ponderosa Rd., Sanford NC 27332. Please keep Bobby and Susan and the family in your thoughts and prayers. Mary Craig, NC District Care Bear

 

Junior Carter, December 5, 2017

Junior Carter, long time member of T2 Albemarle chapter, fell and broke his hip and his arm a few weeks ago.  He had extensive surgery on both and is not at a Rehabilitation Facility.  I know he would like to hear from his motorcycle family for a speedy recovery. Address: Junior Carter, 516 Heather Place, Monroe, NC   28122. Thank you, Libby

 

Harris Taylor, November 30, 2017

Harris Taylor underwent back surgery yesterday and the surgeon was very pleased and said all went well.  I know it would help brighten his days with some cards from his Goldwing friends. His address is: Harris Taylor, 381 Boundary St., Haw River,NC 27258. Thanks, Shirley Stout, Care Bear

 

George Harper, November 30, 2017

 With great sadness I report that NC-C2 Smithfield is grieving today. George Harper a C2 member,a past part of the District Couple,a big part of our C2 family lost his mother from Maryland on Sunday. We know his heart is heavy and need all the prayers and positive thoughts sent his way. Send all corespondence to: George Harper 219 Oak Circle Dr. Goldsboro Nc. 27534. NC-C2,  tom tipton  

 

Tom Brennan, November 30, 2017

Tom Brennan will be having double bypass surgery November 15, 2017, at Sentara Norfolk Heart Hospital in Norfolk, Virginia.  Cards can be sent to Tom Brennan 120 New River Drive, Hertford NC 27944. Gale Benton NC E2 CD

 

Jane Petzold, November 30, 2017

Update on Jane Petzold from NC-C2 ....... She is getting better everyday still very sore and unable to lift her left arm very much......Jane Petzold  8437 Charlie Stovall Rd. Oxford Nc.27565. Chapter NC-C2,  tomt

 

Claire Sipe’s mother, November 8, 2017

Our member, Claire Sipe, mother passed away yesterday. Address for cards is: Claire and Ron Sipe, 4480 Rifle Range Road,  Conover. NC  28613. Thank you, Ron and Bev Chapman, Hickory NC O2

 

Jane Petzold, November 3, 2017

One of C2's members is in need of your prayers and positive thoughts sent her way!!!!!!!  Jane Petzold had surgery early this week,she had a pacemaker implanted and is doing well at this time. I will give any and all updates as soon as I get one. .......  If you would like to send a card or a note this is her home address,,,,,,Jane Petzold  8437 Charlie Stovall Rd. Oxford Nc.27565. Chapter NC-C2  tomt

 

Verna Dudley, October 19, 2017

Hello Everyone, Steve and I was at F2 Garner’s meeting tonight and was informed that Verna had been having chest pains today. She went to the hospital and it was determined that she had a 95% blockage. The doctors put a stint in. In the process of removing the cath she started bleeding and they had a hard time getting it to stop. Before we left the meeting we were informed that they got the bleeding to stop. The doctors are hoping that Verna will be able to come home tomorrow. Cards can be sent to Verna Dudley, 1025 Wintu Court, Raleigh, NC, 27603. Mary Craig, NC District Care Bear

 

Lynwood & Donna Ebron’s grandmother, September 27, 2017

Hi Gold Wing Family, Once again we need to share some unpleasant news as our member Lynwood Ebron's wife loss her grandmother Emily P. Mitchell.  She went to be with the Lord around 11:45 p.m. but lived a good life and was 95 years old.  Her transition was peaceful and she was surrounded with love.  Lynwood's wife Donna has been with her the entire time so please keep her and Lynwood in your prayers. Donna will send funeral arrangements soon but in the meantime you many send cards to Lynwood & Donna Ebron, 204 Carrington Drive, Knightdale, NC  27545. I'm sure the cards will definitely cheer them up during this sad time in their life. Thanks, Mel (Verna) Dudley

 

Sherry Wright, September 17, 2017

It is with great sorry that I must advise every one of the passing of Sherry Wright. Tom and Sherry Wright were the Chapter Directors for Charlotte Chapter Y for many years.  As many of you know Sherry had been sick for many years and went to be with the Lord on August 19, 2017. If you would like to send Tom a card his address is as follows: Tom Wright, P.O. Box 680992, Charlotte, NC 28216. Jerry Herman

 

Pat Thompson’s mom, September 15, 2017

One of our members, Pat Thompson, lost her 95 year old mother this week. I am sure her motorcycle friends would like to let her know that they care for her in her loss. Pat Thompson, 3795 Mine Creek Road, Burlington, NC   27217. Thanks, Libby

 

Linda Miller, September 11, 2017

Mary, please let everyone know that one of X2's members (Linda Miller), is going to be having hip replacement surgery this Thursday in Wilkesboro. Please pray for a successful surgery and a speedy recovery.  Cards can be sent to:  Mrs. Linda Miller, 402 Will Faw Rd., Millers Creek, NC 28651. Thanks, Ricky & Jan Dancy

 

Preacher Cliff, August 6, 2017

We would like all of you to know that Chapter D has a member under the weather Clifford Britton better known as (Preacher Cliff.)  Preacher Cliff has only one kidney, now had a unusually large kidney stone in his one kidney which they removed.  They saved the stone, so he would see just how large it was.  Preacher Cliff has spent his life helping other people in many different ways, he is always there in time of need.  He is also faithful in his ministry to nursing homes, visiting  people at home and in the hospital.  He has been a member of Chapter D for a great deal of years.  I guess you could say a pillow stone of our chapter and we all love him, now it has come his time for well wishes and words of encouragement.  Please keep Preacher Cliff in our hearts and prayers. Clifford Britton, 3295 Sweet Home Road, Williamston, N C 27892. He is there for all of us. Thanks for taking the time to care,  Betty, Chapter D

 

Charles Langley, July 24, 2017

Good News .......... Charles Langley is home from the Hospital ......... Cards can be sent to Charles Langley 164 Whitley Church Rd. Princeton NC 27569. C2, tomt

 

Betty Cutler, July 24, 2017

I am sorry to be late letting you know that one of Chapter D member Betty Cutler has had her fifth back surgery.  In one of her surgery the doctors put pins in her back, but now they are wanting the back out causing her a great deal of pain. Betty went through surgery fine and is recovering at home.  I am sure she would love to hear from you.  Betty and her husband Elwood are longtime members of Chapter D. Please keep Betty in your heart and prayers and maybe this will be her last back surgery. Betty Cutler, 345 Aberdeen Drive, Washington, N C 27889. Thanks for taken the time to care, Betty

 

Charles Langley, Sr., July 18, 2017

Prayers and positive thoughts need to be sent Charles Langley's way!!!!!!!! He was admitted to the Hospital yesterday,having lower stomach & adomen issues  ........... update to come as soon as we know anything else. C2, tomt

 

Richard and Bonnie Blohm’s sister, June 24, 2017

One of our (X2) members Richard and Bonnie Blohm lost his sister who lived in Florida last week.  Cards can be sent to 1135 Nathans Creek School Rd., Crumpler, NC 28617.  We're sure he'd like to hear from other GWRRA members. Ricky & Jan Dancy. Clyde Alexander,GWRRA NC-X2 Wilkesboro, Chapter Director 2017

 

Charles and Sue Langley’s daughter, June 22, 2017

Charles and I are asking everyone to pray for our daughter,  Trisha Woodard. She had surgery on Monday at Greenville, N.C. The doctor removed 2 enlarged lymph nodes that was sent to pathology.  He also had to remove the middle and lower part of the right lung  I have been with her all day and it has been a hard battle for her.  We are believing that with others joining in with prayers,  this battle can be won. Thank you for joining with us! We love you! Charles and Sue. Any update should be directed to Sue Langley's E-mail Address(es): slangley5452@gmail.com because of such of sensitive family matter.

 Thanks, tomt

 

Charlie Cook’s fiancé, June 9, 2017

Charlie of P2.. fiancé ANN passed away this morning at about 6:30 am at the Shelby Hospital. At this time there are no services planned as per her wishes. Charlie Cook  Masters #9719,Ride Coordinator

 

Sarah Bell, June 4, 2017

Good Evening Palace City Wings. Funeral Services for our Dearly Beloved Sarah Josephine Bell: Cotton Funeral Home,  2201 Neuse Blvd, New Bern, NC. 28560. Wednesday, June 7, 2017. Visitation / Viewing 6-7 PM. Funeral Service 7-8 PM. Chapter Attire: White Shirt w/Bolo, Black Bottoms, Black Shoes/Boots, Chapter Vest. Flowers, Cards, and Condolences may be sent to Cotton Funeral Home. There will be no Motorcycle Escort.

 

Warren Sumrell and Sarah Bell, June 1, 2017

Warren Sumrell and Sarah Bell where traveling by Motorcycle when they were involved on a tragic accident.bSarah lost her life as a result of injuries sustained. Warren is in Wake Forest Baptist Hospital with broken bones and road rash. Please extend your earnest heartfelt prayers for Sarah, Warren and their families. Chapter Director NC-D2, Palace City Wings, New Bern

 

Ralph Wahl, May 27, 2017

NC-Z Chapter member Ralph Wahl will be undergoing surgery at Duke Medical Center today to remove multiple pulmonary emboli. Keep Cindy, Ralph and their family in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.  Since I had sent this Ralph came  through the surgery and is doing very well, He may be going home in the next few days...he is our miracle. We will update you with his progress. Cindy & Ralph Wahl,  2303 Bunnie Drive, Elm City, NC 27822.  Thank you. Skip and Becky Ferkol

 

Jayson Brett, May 27, 2017

Hello Everyone, Jayson Brett from NC-S2 had a seizure on May 27, 2017. He was taken to Moore Regional and the Life Flight to Chapel. He went from being on Life Support Saturday night to coming home on Wednesday. His shunt was clogged in 2 places, The doctors replaced it and he back to his happy self.  I want to thank everyone for your prayers for Jayson and the family. Mary Craig, NC District Care Bear 

 

Kerney and Connie Eason’s grandson, May 21, 2017

Kerney and Connie Eason's grandson is having kidney surgery Tuesday. He is seven years old and is in need of our positive thoughts and prayers. Their grandson's name is Lyric Harper and he can receive cards at Kerney and Connies address  975 Hatcher Rd., Selma NC 27576......... NC-C2, tomt

 

Family of Lena Bryant, May 12, 2017

To my GWRRA Family and Friends, I would like to thank you for your kind words of sympathy on the sad lost of my wife, Lena.  You responded with hundreds of cards, dozens of floral arrangements, many visits, phone calls, texts and emails.  Many of you attended the viewing, showed up for the funeral services, and/or rode in the escort procession. Your prayers and kind words during this difficult time have been a great source of comfort for our family.  We deeply appreciate your thoughtfulness and most sincerely thank you. My daughters and I will read every card and respond to each of you individually.  Due to the volume, please forgive us for not responding immediately. 

 John Bryant

 

Linda Johnson, May 8, 2017

Linda and James Johnson, also previous chapter directors, lost her brother Joe Matherson. Linda’s address is 4006 Lassiter Road, Holly Springs, NC27540.

 

Andrew Scott’s mother, May 8, 2017

Andrew and Marcy Scott, our previous chapter directors, lost his mother, Miriam Scott. Andrew’s address is 4029 Dutch Harbor Court, Raleigh, NC