Serving Denton, NC & Surrounding Communities




Gracelynn Cornette
Infant Gracelynn Ryan Cornette, daughter of Michael C. Cornette and Jessica Tori Collins who are residents of Heath Church Rd. passed away Saturday, September 26, 2015 at High Point Regional Hospital. 

A graveside service was conducted Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 11:00 am in Tom’s Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery in Denton. The family greeted friends Friday, October 2, 2015 at J.C. Green and Sons funeral home in Thomasville. Online condolences may be sent in memory of Gracelynn Ryan Cornette family at

Lillian Glover
Mrs. Lillian Lambeth Glover, age 80 of Denton died Wednesday, September 30 at Mountain Vista Health Park.

Mrs. Glover was born June 15, 1935 in Lumberton to Andrew Lambeth and Kate Hulin Lambeth.  She was a homemaker and of the Methodist faith. She was preceded in deaths by her husband Robert (Pete) Glover.

She is survived by a daughter, Janice Glover of Denton; sisters, Betty Tucker and Saley Lambeth both of High Point.

No services are planned at this time. Cremation service provided by Briggs Funeral Home

Tim Hogan
Calvin Timothy “Tim” Hogan age 64, of Varner St., Denton died Sunday, September 27, 2015 at High Point Regional Hospital.

A graveside service was held on Thursday, October 1, at Mountain View Memorial Gardens conducted by Rev. James Cooper.

Tim was born July 12, 1951 in Montgomery County to George Washington Hogan and Sarah Margi Johnson Hogan. He was of the Baptist Faith and had worked in textiles. In addition to his parents, Tim, was preceded in death by his sister, Verna Magdalene Hogan Gallimore.

Surviving is brother, George William Hogan (Laura Jane)  of Denton; cousins, Faye H. Vestal, Sandi Hopkins, Patricia Miller, Sue Hill, and Mike Tinsley; niece, Imogene Woodring and great niece, Tasha Canter

The family received friends on Thursday at Briggs Funeral Home in Denton and other times at 350 E. Salisbury St., Denton.

Online condolences may be made at


Church News:

 Alleghany UMC Communituy Supper
Alleghany UMC will host its community supper in the church fellowship hall on Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015  from 5 to 6:30pm. Please join us for food and fellowship.
Alleghany UMC is located at 2039 Alleghany Church Road in Denton.

First Baptist Revival
First Baptist Church of Denton will hold revival the week of October 18 – 21 beginning at 6:00 pm.  Rev. Lamarr King, former pastor of First Baptist church in High Point, Boone and Charleston S.C., will be the guest speaker.

First Baptist Church is located at 383 West Salisbury Street in Denton

This Saturday, October 17, 2015 from 7:00am-10:00am.  ALL YOU CARE TO EAT BREAKFAST! Breakfast includes ham, tenderloin, sausage, bacon, eggs, grits, sausage gravy, redeye gravy, apples, biscuits, muffins, coffee, milk and juice.

Breakfast is by donation. You may purchase a carryout plate if you wish. Bring a friend to breakfast!

Clear Springs UMC is located at 4321 S. Main St. Extension.

Community Fall Revival – Renewal Services
Join area churches for a community fall renewal services:
October 11: Mountain View Baptist (407 Mountain View Ch. Rd.) • Speaker: J.E. Floyd
October 18: Summerville Baptist (3134 Summerville Ch. Rd.) • Speaker: Shane Smith (Youth Night)
October 25: Faith Baptist Church will hold a Sunday Service of singing from the Hall family ministries. All are  welcome for another Sunday evening to praise the lord following the 6th Sunday night of revival.

All services begin at 6:00 p.m. An offering will be taken at each service in support of the Upper Room Food Pantry in Southmont. We are also asking that you bring these regularly needed food items each night: Mac & Cheese, soup of any kind, crackers and peanut butter.

Lineberry United Methodist Church
The Lineberry United Methodist Church (Handy Road, Denton) will hold its annual Homecoming and revival services beginning October 4, 2015, through October 7, 2015.  All members past and present and guests and visitors are invited to attend.  

There will be a covered dish lunch served after the 11:00 a.m. homecoming service.  All present are invited to attend.  The following are guest speakers and those who will present special music:

Wednesday, October 7, at 7:00 p.m.: Rev. Richard Gould will deliver the revival message and the Praise Grass Band will present the special music.
We welcome everyone to come and join us in these services.”

Pentecostals of Denton Fund Raiser

The Pentecostals Of Denton are raising funds to pay off our recently purchased church land. We will be blessing someone this Christmas with a Henry .22 lever action “Silver Boy”. Receive 1 ticket with a $5 donation or 5 tickets with a $20 donation.

To purchase, contact pastor Ronnie Timmons at 336-247-1618 or purchase at Sports Country.

Weekly Holy Communion Offered at First UMC

Each Wednesday at noon beginning this Wednesday, October 7, Rev. Tammy Talbert will be sharing Holy Communion in the sanctuary of First United Methodist Church (376 South Main St., Denton).  

All are welcome to receive the body and blood of the Risen Christ through the sharing of the cup and the breaking of the bread. The service will conclude by 12:15. Come, taste and see that the Lord is good!