Obituaries — June 27

Published 12:00 am Thursday, June 27, 2019

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David Franklin Campbell

Mr. David Franklin Campbell, 65, of Lewisville passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2019, at his home. He was born Nov. 12, 1953, in Grantsville, W.V., the son of the late Frank and Maud Shaffer Campbell. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters. Survivors include his wife, Vickie Smith Campbell of the home; two daughters, Brandy Campbell of Asheville and Sarah Campbell of Lewisville; one granddaughter, Megan Parris of Asheville and one sister, Ruth Cook of Maryland. There are no services planned at this time. Online condolences may be made at

Dorothy Everhart Earnhardt

Mrs. Dorothy Everhart Earnhardt, 91, of Forsyth County, was called home by her Heavenly Father on Monday, June 17, 2019. She was born in Forsyth County on July 23, 1927, to the late Havana Blanco Everhart and Luna Brendle Everhart. Prior to her long illness, she was a faithful member of Clemmons United Methodist Church. She worked at First Citizens bank as the head bank teller and retired in 1989. Mrs. Earnhardt has a beautiful smile, bubbly personality and never met a stranger. She loved dancing, traveling and being with all her family and friends. Mrs. Earnhardt will be truly missed by those so fortunate to come into her life.

Preceding her in death are parents; beloved husband, Jennings Bryan (J.B.) Earnhardt; a sister, Vivian Sink; a brother, Walter Everhart; and a granddaughter, Angela Baker. Surviving are three daughters: Brenda Purcell of Kernersville, Judy Leonard of Winston-Salem, and Linda Berwick of Sunset Beach; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and her beloved and constant Pomeranian companion, Tinkerbell.

A funeral service was conducted in her honor 2 p.m. Saturday, June 22, 2019, at Clemmons United Methodist Church, officiated by Pastor Jeff Chewning. Interment followed the service at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens. The family received friends from 12:45-1:45 p.m. at the church, prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in her honor to Trellis Supportive Care, 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, N.C., 27103, or to Clemmons United Methodist Church, 3700 Clemmons Road, Clemmons, N.C., 27012. Online condolences may be made at

Mary Lou Williams Fishel

Mrs. Mary Lou Williams Fishel, 89, of Clemmons, passed away Friday, June 14, 2019.

Mary was born Sept. 28, 1929, in Yadkin County to Earlie and Ruby Williams. She graduated from Gray High School in 1947 and married Hobart “Joe” Fishel on April 9, 1955. They were married for 25 years and he preceded her in death. Mary was a member of Enterprise Moravian Church, where she taught children and worked in the kitchen. She also served as church treasurer for 1½ years and choir director on two different occasions. Mary worked as a bookkeeper for her husband’s construction company until his death, and then for Foltz Concrete until her retirement at age 65.

Mary is survived by her brother, Ernest Ray Williams; nephew, Ernest “Sonny” Williams, Jr.; and several great-nephews.

A memorial service was held Saturday, June 22, 2019, at 2 p.m. at Hayworth-Miller Silas Creek Chapel with Rev. Arkon Stewart officiating.  The family received friends one hour prior to the service.

The family would like to thank the staff of Trinity Elms, especially Mary’s good friend, Mrs. Shirley Leonard, who spent many hours helping with special care.

Memorials may be made to Trellis Supportive Care, 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, N.C., 27103 or Enterprise Moravian Church, 2733 Enterprise Road, Lexington, N.C., 27295.

Emily Barnhardt Ford

Mrs. Emily Barnhardt Ford, 83, of Clemmons passed away on Monday, June 17, 2019, at Trellis Supportive Care. She was born in rural Davie County to the late Olin Lewis and Edna Carter Barnhardt on Aug. 7, 1935. She was a graduate of Shady Grove High School and Draughn’s Business College. She retired from Motors Insurance Corporation after 30 years of service. Emily married George Spencer “Bill” Ford in 1955. Along with her parents, Emily was preceded by her loving husband, George S. Ford in 2005; two brothers, Derry Barnhardt, and Gray Barnhardt. She is survived by two sons, George Samuel Ford and Gregg Spencer Ford (Angela); three grandchildren Joseph (Cindy); Christopher and Austin Ford; sisters, Helen B. Everhart of Clemmons; Ann Barnhardt of Advance and Freda B. Schlaman (Eugene) of Charlotte; brother, George Barnhardt of Advance; sister in law, Laura Jane Barnhardt; and numerous nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, June 30, 2019, at Hayworth-Miller Chapel with her niece Rev. Emily Schlaman Larsen of St. Andrews Presbyterian and Rev. Paula Northrup of Clemmons United Methodist Church officiating. Family will receive friends 2-3:45 p.m. In lieu of flowers memorials may be sent to Trellis Supportive Care, 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, N.C., 27103 or a charity of your choice. Online condolences may be sent to

Shirley Williams Newsome

Mrs. Shirley Williams Newsome, 79, of Clemmons, completed her journey on earth on Friday, June 14, 2019, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home, and is now in the arms of her heavenly father. She leaves her precious family to join her daughter, Robin Hanes; brother, Gary Williams; and great-grandson, Eli Carter, who preceded her in death. Surviving are her loving husband and the love of her life, Ronnie “Nick” Newsome; one daughter, Cathy Priestley (Jeff); one sister, Barbara Gentry; two grandchildren, Nicholas Priestley (Jordin) and Lauren Hanes. The family received friends from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at Hayworth-Miller Silas Creek. A private family inurnment will take place at Westlawn Gardens of Memory Mausoleum Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home, 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, N.C., 27103.

Joyce Ann Morris Spencer

Mrs. Joyce Ann Morris Spencer, 72, of Clemmons, passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at the Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home. She was born March 25, 1947, in Davidson County to Walter Banks and Elizabeth Covington Morris. Joyce graduated from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro in 1969 and worked for R. J. Reynolds for 12 years in the sports marketing department and later worked for the Winston-Salem Forsyth County School System. She dearly loved her family and friends and had a special place in her heart for her great-nephew and niece, Grayson and Harper Kaup. Her parents preceded her in death. She is survived by her husband, Frank Spencer; a son, Dan Spencer (Cindy) of Wilmington and a sister, Carol Hall (Walter) of Winston-Salem. A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. Friday, June 21, at Clemmons First Baptist Church with Rev. Don Harvey officiating. The family received friends following the service at the home of Joyce and Frank. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Children’s Home Society of NC, P.O. Box 14608, Greensboro, N.C., 27415. Online condolences may be made to .

Kevin Scott Wolfe

Kevin Scott Wolfe, 56, of Winston-Salem passed away on June 8, 2019, at his home.

Kevin was born on June 1, 1963, in Forsyth County, a son to the late William Wolfe and Betty Carpenter Wolfe. He attended and graduated from Forsyth Tech. He later married Pamela Yvonne Kardon Wolfe. In life, Kevin worked as an industrial mechanic and was of the Christian faith. He was preceded in death by his father.

Kevin is survived by his wife Pamela, his mother Betty, his son Clay Wolfe of Winston-Salem, daughter Alannah Wolfe of Reidville, stepson Joshua Patrick and stepdaughter Jessica Snell, sister Shannon Wolfe Hobgood of Winston-Salem and grandson Eliseo Wolfe.

A celebration of life will be held on Sunday, June 30, from 1-4 p.m. at Tanglewood Park, Shelter No. 2 in Clemmons. There will be music and an open mic. EternaCare of Clemmons is honored to serve the family. Online condolences may be left