Glenda Fay Wells, age 57, of Kinston passed away Tuesday, February 23, 2016 in an Atlanta hospital.
A native of Bartow County, Ms. Wells was born March 29, 1958, daughter of the late Charles “Buddy” Allmon and Betty Jean Grant Allmon. She had been employed with Lewis Carpet and enjoyed reading, her computer, and horror movies. Ms. Wells loved cats and her grandchildren, and was of the Baptist Faith. She was preceded in death by twin sons William and Wayne Wells.
Survivors include her daughter and son in law Rella and Oscar Hall; four grandchildren Travis Wells, Tyler, Daniel, and Makenzie Hall. Brothers Charles “Buddy” Allmon, David Allmon, Earl Allmon, Lee Allmon, and Andy Allmon. , Jr. Sister Mary Jean Allmon and a number of nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be conducted at 6 P.M. Friday, February 26 in the Chapel of Parnick Jennings Sr.’s Good Shepherd Funeral Home, 2750 Shorter Avenue. The family will receive friends from 4 until 6 PM Friday. Private interment services will be held at a later date.
Larry Edward Byars, age 57, of Rome passed away Tuesday, February 23, 2016.
A native of Rome, Mr. Byars was born April 29, 1958 son of the late Charles Edward and Frances Lee Goodwin Byars. He had been a resident of Rome most of his life and prior to becoming disabled, was employed in the construction industry. Mr. Byars loved music and playing guitars and drums, singing karaoke and being with his family and friends.
Survivors include his fiance’ Debbie O’Neal; two sons Rusty and Charlie Oliver of Hobbs, New Mexico; two sisters Cynthia Morgan and Diane (Dawn) Walker; special nieces and nephew Michele Teal, Shane Hutchins, and Cindy Gayle Garrett; other nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 P.M. Friday, February 26, 2016 in the Chapel of Parnick Jennings Sr.’s Good Shepherd Funeral Home, 2750 Shorter Avenue, Rome with Pastor Frank Terpening officiating. Interment will follow in Rome Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6 until 8 P.M. at Good Shepherd Funeral Home.