Deaths: June 6

Published 12:00 am Thursday, June 6, 2024

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Jimmie Frank Hedgecock

Jimmie Frank Hedgecock of Clemmons passed away peacefully at Forsyth Medical Center on Saturday, May 25, 2024, at the age of 82. The son of N.C. and Elva Hedgecock, Jim was born and raised in High Point. He graduated from High Point High School and attended Guilford College as a voice major, after graduation he performed with the USO. Jim loved singing in the church choir and was often asked to sing in wedding ceremonies. He was a master wood craftsman, who had a quick wit, always telling jokes and funny stories. Jim is survived by his sons, Chris (Julia), and Eric (Shelley); along with his brother, Barry (Trish); and longtime friends, John, Bill and Dr. Carl. A visitation will be held from 4-6 p.m. on Saturday, June 8, 2024, at Hayworth-Miller Silas Creek Chapel. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 9, 2024, at Friedberg Moravian Church. A private burial will take place at Parklawn Memorial Park on Monday, June 10, 2024. In lieu of flowers the family would like donations made to the Wounded Warrior Project in honor of Jim. Online condolences may be made at

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• Ron Bird, 82, passed away peacefully on June 1, 2024, in Winston-Salem.

• Jeffrey “Jeff” Wayne Weavil, 83, passes away June 1, 2024.

• Mrs. Dottie Sue Beshears Bodenhamer, 75, passed away on Thursday, May 30, 2024, at Trinity Elms Health & Rehab.

• Mary “Nana” Goldsmith Hyatt, 74, went home to be with her Lord while surrounded by her loving family at Forsyth Medical Center on Tuesday, May 28, 2024.

• Ms. Carlene Freeman Mayes, 87, passed away on Tuesday May 28, 2024, at Forsyth Medical Center.

• Lester Edward Smith, 94, passed away on Sunday, May 26, 2024, at Forsyth Medical Center.

• Mr. William “Bill” Hyman Bircham Jr., 89, passed away at Forsyth Medical Center on May 26, 2024.

• Bryan Eric Guzman, 16, passed away Sunday, May 26, 2024.

• Mr. Terrance “Ted” J. Sullivan of Lewisville passed away May 28, 2024, at his daughter’s home in Kernersville after a long, hard-fought battle with prostate cancer.