Go to ...

Harnett Dispatch

Giving You The News Impartially, Without Fear or Favor

RSS Feed



Donald Spencer Davis Obit

Donald Spencer Davis Donald Spencer Davis, 85 of Erwin passed away at his home on March 6, 2015 after a rich and wonderful life. Don was born in Hannibal, Missouri on January 19, 1930 to Dean and Jewell Davis. He was educated at Moberly Missouri High School, University of Maryland and Austin Peay State Teachers


Harnett County Loses Community Leader and Mentor to Many

  Harnett County Loses Community Leader and Mentor to Many   The Harnett Dispatched has learned that former NC House Member Donald “Don” Davis passed away on Saturday the 7th.  Dr. Don Davis was a well-known community leader in Harnett County; Dr. Davis was an ordained pastor and spent much of his free time spreading


Dunn Man found Dead in car outside Hospital in Fayetteville

Dunn man found dead in car outside hospital in Fayetteville (from WRAL) FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — Fayetteville police are investigating a Dunn man’s death after his body was found late Thursday in the back of a car parked on Robeson Street.   Officers responded to the parking lot of Value Place, at 770 W. Rowan St.,

Former State Senator Harris Blake Dies

Former State Senator Harris Blake Dies Pinehurst, NC Former Republican state Senator and Pinehurst resident Harris Blake has died. Blake, a Pinehurst business owner who represented District 22 for a decade before he retired in 2012, died today at his home. He was 84. District 22 included constituents in Harnett, Lee and Moore counties. He

Dunn loses a pillar of Inspiration

  Kellie Dair Godwin Hinshaw, 37, of Plain View Community passed away in her home April 7, following an extended illness. Kellie was born February 3, 1977 to Kenneth and Pattie Godwin of Dunn. Kellie graduated from Fayetteville State University in 1999 with an Associate degree in Education. She married husband Richard in October 2001.


Mr. Michael Bryant Sills, 56, of Dunn died Friday afternoon at Cape Fear Valley Hospital. He was born in Frankfort, Germany on July 26, 1957 to the late Ellis and Lois Sills. A funeral service will be held Monday at 3 p.m. at Skinner & Smith Funeral Home by Rev. Sherrill Pope. Burial will follow


Mr. Earl Davis Jackson, 87, of Route Four Dunn died Thursday, January 30th, at HHS-Betsy Johnson Regional Hospital. He was born May 19, 1926 in Cumberland County to the late Lester and Loucinda Jackson. Mr. Jackson was also preceded in death by his wife of 62 years Louise, a sister Bernice Collier, brothers Elwood, Gerald

Obits 11/25/2013

Eugene Jackson Buffaloe, Jr. May 26, 1929 – November 21, 2013 Mr. Eugene Jackson Buffaloe, Jr., 84, of Dunn died Thursday afternoon at his residence. He was born in Wake County on May 26, 1929 to the late Eugene J. and Elma C. Buffaloe. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary M. Buffaloe.

Loss of local celebrity

Mr. Epperson was a well-known fixture in the community, a retired law enforcement officer and a nationally renowned impersonator of Mayberry’s own Deputy Barney Fife   Benson, NC:  Mr. Scott Randolph Epperson, age 57, of 1046 North Lincoln Street died Saturday, November 23, 2013 at Betsy Johnson Regional Hospital in Dunn.  Funeral arrangements will be announced by

Older Posts››