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  • Winston Salem is also known as: Winston-Salem, North Carolina and Forsyth County / Winston-Salem city.

  • Their current mayor is Mayor Allen Joines, who took office November 1st, 2001.

  • Winston Salem tourist attractions include: Reynolda House Museum of American Art.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Josh Howard (basketball player), David Testo (football player), Madison Hedgecock (american football player), Jack√©e Harry (actor and television director), Hubert Davis (basketball player), Jill Wagner (actor and model), and Ben Folds (musician and singer-songwriter).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Winston-Salem Journal, The News & Observer, and Yes! Weekly.

  • Winston Salem is home to the following sports teams: Twin City Cyclones and Wake Forest Demon Deacons men's basketball.

History

It is called the "Twin City" for its dual heritage and "City of the Arts" for its dedication to fine arts and theater. "Camel City" is a reference to the city's historic involvement in the tobacco industry related to locally-based R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company's popular Camel cigarettes. In 2003, the previous Greensboro - Winston-Salem - High Point metropolitan statistical area (MSA) was re-defined by the U. Office of Management and Budget, resulting in the formation of the Greensboro-High Point MSA and the Winston-Salem MSA. The official 2010 Census population for the Winston-Salem, North Carolina MSA was 477,717. The Greensboro - Winston-Salem - High Point combined statistical area (CSA), popularly referred to as the Piedmont Triad, had a population of 1,589,200 in...

The official website for the city of Winston Salem is http://www.ci.winston-salem.nc.us/.

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Winston Salem Obituaries

It was reported on December 18th, 2015 that Henry Douglas "Doug" Herl died in Winston Salem, North Carolina.  Herl was 86 years old and was born in Kingsville, OH.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Henry Douglas "Doug"'s life.

It was disclosed on July 19th, 2015 that Robert W "Bob" Leonard passed away in Port Townsend, Washington.  Leonard was 74 years old and was born in Winston Salem, NC.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Robert W "Bob"'s life.

It was reported on December 1st, 2014 that Jean Riley Binford (Mock) perished in Westlake, Ohio.  Ms. Binford was 83 years old and was born in Winston Salem, NC.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Jean Riley's life.

It was disclosed by San Diego Union-Tribune on November 25th, 2014 that John V Brewer died in Newport Beach, California.  Brewer was 72 years old and was born in Winston Salem, NC.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor John V's life.

It was written on November 2nd, 2014 that John Harvey Solberg passed on in Winston Salem, North Carolina.  Solberg was 72 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John Harvey's life.

It was revealed by San Diego Union-Tribune on February 18th, 2014 that Mary Ellen "Tish" Grabski (Tesh) passed away in San Diego, California.  Ms. Grabski was 70 years old and was born in Winston Salem, NC.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary Ellen "Tish"'s life.

It was disclosed on February 11th, 2014 that Shirley Anne Holzwarth (Wachowski) passed away in Winston Salem, North Carolina.  Ms. Holzwarth was 81 years old and was born in Flint, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Shirley Anne's life.

It was written on December 28th, 2013 that Bedford B "Brad" Vaughn passed away in Winston Salem, North Carolina.  Vaughn was 86 years old and was born in Parsons, KS.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Bedford B "Brad"'s life.

It was reported on December 19th, 2013 that Madge Buehler (Armstrong) passed away in Port Charlotte, Florida.  Ms. Buehler was 87 years old and was born in Winston Salem, NC.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Madge's life.

It was revealed on November 10th, 2013 that James Farmer perished in Winston Salem, North Carolina.  Farmer was 49 years old and was born in Camden, TN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor James's life.

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Winston Salem Cemetery News

Mr. Lefate LD Gavin
Burial will follow at Oakdale Cemetery with military honors ... After WWII, he moved to Winston-Salem, NC, where he lived for twenty years working first for RJ Reynolds Tobacco Co., then for Colter & Chappell Electric Co. He later moved to Blounts Creek ...
http://wdnweb.com/articles/2010/11/03/obituaries/doc4cd0e2bdc2463493640104.txt

IGTNT: Two soldiers from Fort Campbell
Dickmyer was born in York, Pennsylvania, but his family moved to Winston-Salem, North Carolina when he was nine years old ... he was chosen to serve at the Tomb of the Unknowns in Arlington National Cemetery. This is one of the most prestigious positions ...
http://www.dailykos.com/story/2010/11/1/915639/-IGTNT:-Two-soldiers-from-Fort-Campbell

Family: Triad Solider Killed In Afghanistan Served In Elite Group
Kernersville, NC -- The family of a solider from Winston-Salem who died in Afghanistan said he served ... Its members participate in special ceremonies, including funerals at Arlington National Cemetery. Once Dickmyer was part of the group, he was selected ...
http://www.digtriad.com/news/local/story.aspx?storyid=149922

Colonel Emily Lanier, 81
Subsequent appointments took the Laniers to Durham, NC as local commanders of the work ... Interment will follow at Westview Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, November 2 from 6:00 9:00 pm at the funeral home and from 10:00 11:00 ...
http://www.accessnorthga.com/access/obituaries.php?m=detail&id=39396

Wednesday's Obituaries (Nov. 3)
Reynolds Hospice Home, 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, NC 27103. There are no services scheduled at this ... The funeral is 11 a.m. Friday at Burkemont Baptist Church with burial in church cemetery. Visitation is one hour before. Sossoman Funeral Home is ...
http://www.newstopic.net/view/full_story/10141931/article-Wednesday-s-Obituaries--Nov--3-?instance=latest_articles

Saturday's Obituaries (Oct. 30)
Burial will follow the service at Nazareth Advent Christian Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends ... Family contact will be by her son, Paul Patterson, 3525 New Walkertown Road, Winston-Salem, NC, 27105. Telephone number, (336) 722-4487.
http://www.newstopic.net/view/full_story/10099242/article-Saturday-s-Obituaries--Oct--30-?instance=latest_articles

City of Winston-Salem
Official web site of the City of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. A Piedmont Triad Community.
http://www.ci.winston-salem.nc.us/

City of Winston-Salem, NC :: Cemeteries
The Cemetery Division only regulates cemeteries owned and operated by the City of Winston-Salem, which are Woodland and New Evergreen Cemeteries. ...
http://www.ci.winston-salem.nc.us/Home/Departments/Utilities/Cemeteries/Articles/Cemeteries

Evergreen Cemetery, Winston-Salem, NC : Reviews and maps ...
Evergreen Cemetery, Winston-Salem, NC : Reviews and maps - Yahoo! Local, 336.727.8068. Get Ratings, Reviews, Photos and more on Yahoo! Local.
http://local.yahoo.com/info-13028989-evergreen-cemetery-winston-salem

Woodland Cemetery, Winston-Salem, NC : Reviews and maps ...
Woodland Cemetery, Winston-Salem, NC : Reviews and maps - Yahoo! Local, 336.727.8068. Get Ratings, Reviews, Photos and more on Yahoo! Local.
http://local.yahoo.com/info-13030287-woodland-cemetery-winston-salem

Winston Salem Cemeteries and funeral services in North Carolina
Listing all cemeteries in Winston Salem, North Carolina so you can easily send flowers to any location (same day delivery) or find any funeral service.
http://www.imortuary.com/cemeteries/north-carolina/winston-salem.php

Odd Fellows Cemetery Project - Home
Winston-Salem, NC. Odd Fellows Cemetery is an African American cemetery in Winston-Salem, NC that dates back to the turn of the 20th century. ...
http://www.ayaweb.com/