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NC-S2 and ADE Roger Felton has a gall stone that is going to require surgery Monday the 29th at Central Carolina Hospital, he is resting right now, with good meds. Cards may be sent to him at 2085 White Hill Rd. Sanford, NC 27332. He has his phone if anyone wants to call him.




Former ADD West Clyde Alexander just lost his sister.  Cards can be sent to Clyde Alexander, 701 Glen Dancy Rd., Hays, NC28635


Former District and NC X James Lawler's dad passed away last week. I don't know any other info than that. Cards can be sent to James Lawler, PO Box 468, Roaring Gap, NC 28668




NC-D Bobby Manning's sister passed, Bobby is a former CD for NC-D long time member. Cards may be sent to Bobby & Alice Manning 862 Warrenwood Rd. Greenville, NC 27834




NC-E Chapter NC-E is asking for the Lord's comfort as Leslee Turner begins her journey home to be with Him. Her liver is failing from metastatic cancer which she has been fighting for 4 years. Leslee has just begun in-home Hospice care, and death is not imminent at this time.




NC-A Please pray for Ron Myers, NC-A Greensboro member.  He has recently been having more health problems.  He has had several tests, which included inpatient for a little while, but is home now recovering and resting. More tests/procedures could follow up if necessary. Cards of get well wishes maybe sent to: Ron Myers, 819 Cliff Drive,
McLeansville, NC. 27301




NC-A I regret to inform you that around 1:00 pm today John Wayne passed away and is beginning his journey to Heaven with our Father. Barbara shared that they planned on doing cremation and may have a memorial service in the future. If or when I hear of additional information, I will pass it along. Please keep his wife Barbara and their family in your prayers. Condolences can be sent to: Barbara Pierce, 713 Spencer Meadow Rd., Asheboro, NC 27205


NC-W Rodger Hodges was recently diagnosed with prostrate cancer and the doctors in planted the seed and he is doing really well with it. His wife, Betty, was in the hospital recently almost a week with a kidney stone that got infected.  She is doing a lot better today when I spoke to her, and the doctors said she finally passed it. Lets all pray and send this couple some well wishes. Rodger & Betty Hodges, 560 Rob-Tom Road, Eden, NC   27288




NC-A This evening I received a call from Barbara Pierce. She said John Wayne fell last week and was taken to the hospital in Asheboro and was later transferred to Moses Cone Hospital. She was told that the right side of his heart and kidneys are no longer functioning. The doctors told Barbara there is nothing they can do. They have called in hospice and John Wayne has been discharged and is back home this evening. She said it is just a matter of time. John Wayne and Barbara Pierce were very active GWRRA members for many years. Please keep their family in your thoughts and prayers. Cards can be sent to: John Wayne & Barbara Pierce, 713 Spencer Meadow Rd., Asheboro, NC 27205




NC-N just learned that one of our old time members,  J R Majors has passed away. The visitation will be tomorrow from 12:00 to 1:00 with the service following, at West Burlington Church of God, 1421 Flora Ave. Burlington, NC.  It was mentioned in the obit how much J R enjoyed the Goldwing Family. Cards can be sent to: Jean Majors,

4460 S NC 54 Hwy, Graham, NC 27253




Former ADD West I just saw where Jerry Hermanís brother passed this morning, Jerry was a former ADD for the west. Cards may be sent to Jerry Herman 8223 Rittenhouse Circle, Charlotte, NC 28270


NC-T2 Mike William's aunt passed with Covid-19, He is a member of T2. Mike's mother also has Covid-19 and needs prayers. Cards can be sent to Michael Williams, 640 Bethany Way, Albemarle, NC 28001




Former ADD West Jerry Herman is asking for prayers, his brother has Covid and pneumonia.  His lungs are what is taking him away. The doctors forecast for him is very poor, he also has dementia and is in a nursing home. Jerry is a former ADD for the west. If you would like to send cards you can send them to Jerry at 8223 Rittenhouse Circle,Charlotte , NC 28270




NC-A Please keep in your thoughts and prayers NC-A Greensboro members, David and Helen Wilson and family.  Davidís brother passed away last night at Beacon Place (Hospice- where he had been since Wednesday. Cards can be sent to David and Helen Wilson, 5916 Monnett Road, Julian NC 27283




NC-K2 It is with a heavy heart that I share the sad news of the passing yesterday of Dorothy Matthews, wife of long time K-2 member, George Matthews. No details are available at is time. George can be reached at 910-864-7312. His mailing address is:  6928 Skyhawk Drive, Fayetteville, NC 28314.

 Letís keep George and his family in our thoughts and prayers.

Buz Altshuler




NC-G2 Donna Forsythe has fought her last battle with cancer. Dennis and Donna were our Couple of Year and ride coordinators. She loved riding and going places. Donna's viewing will be Sunday 1/31 from 2pm-4pm at Smoky Mountain Cremations in Clyde, NC. All are welcome. Address for cards: Dennis Forsythe,† 54 Forsythe Lane,† Waynesville, NC  28785. All be safe and we will meet again when we meet.

Johnny Cope





NC-D2 Wayne Grant passed away yesterday. I don't know any details. Wayne was a member of the drill team, former District Educator, and a very well like man. Please keep Elva Grant in your prayers. Below is their address in case you need it. 415 Pine Valley Rd.† JACKSONVILLE, NC. 28546




NC-X2 Shannon Holbrook goes for neck surgery (second time) at the end of this month.  Cards to her can be sent to Shannon Holbrook, 348 Ferguson School Rd., Boomer, NC 28606


NC-X2 new member Dave Aben passed away late yesterday afternoon from injuries from a motorcycle accident several months ago. Cards to Beth can be sent to 102 Grouse Ridge Rd. Lansing, NC 28643.  They are new to GWRRA so lets show Beth how much the NC GWRRA family sticks together in times like these.




NC-N I am so sorry to report that our dear friend, Shirley Manning, just advised  that her cancer has returned again.  I ask that you join us in prayers for her during this difficult time. I know cards of encouragement would mean a lot to her. Shirley Manning,† 2410 Cambridge Rd.,† Burlington, NC 27215


NC-H2 & District Vendor Coordinator Dianna Templeís brother Kenny Allison is back in the hospital and she is asking for prayers.


NC-A Tom Fitzgerald Greensboro had Rotator Cuff Surgery recently and is lots of pain.  Let's send him some cards to hopefully cheer him up. 4327 Katie's Trail,† Winston-Salem, NC    27101


NC-S2 & District Care Bear is having heart catheterization 1-13-2021. Prayers are requested.




NC-G2 Donna Forsythe, wife of Dennis (Bear) Forsythe, has been diagnosed with terminal cancer.  She has fought cancer once and was clear but it returned after a few months.  She is at home spending her last days with family. Donna and Bear are the ride coordinators for Chapter G2.  They have been GWRRA members forever and the latest Couple of Year. Keep family in your prayers. Their address is: Donna and Dennis Forsythe, 54 Forsythe Lane, Waynesville, NC  28785.




NC-S2 & District Care Bear Mary Feltonís other daughter (stepdaughter) lost her sister to stage 4 lung cancer, her and her family could use some prayers. If you want to send cards its Tammy Winchell 536Ave,NE apt.205 Minot, ND 58703