Places

  • Rockingham is also known as: West Rockingham, West Rockingham, North Carolina, and Richmond County / Rockingham city.

  • Zip codes in the city: 28379, 28380.

  • Richmond County funeral flowers can be purchased from one of the local funeral shops listed below.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: The-Dream (record producer and singer-songwriter), Bucky Covington (singer), Wali Rainer (american football player), and Brian Moehler (baseball player).

History

Rockingham is the home of Rockingham Speedway, formerly the North Carolina Speedway, which was a staple of the NASCAR schedule for nearly 40 years, before the race was discontinued in 2004. Rockingham is located at 34°56′22″N 79°45′40″W / 34.93944°N 79.76111°W / 34.93944; -79.76111 (34.939528, -79.761236). According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 7.3 square miles (19 km).7.3 square miles (18.9 km²) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km) of it (0.41%) is water. As of the census of 2000, there were 9,672 people, 3,966 households, and 2,573 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,326.8 people per square mile (512.3/km²). There were 4,375 housing units at an average density of 600.1 per square mile (231.7/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 65.57% White, 29.90% African American, 1.10% Native American, 1.34% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 0.81% from other races, and 1.22% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race...

There are currently 9 funeral home listings for the city of Rockingham, North Carolina.

Rockingham Obituaries

It was reported on April 19th, 2015 that William Dean Matlock perished in Rockingham, North Carolina.  Matlock was 84 years old and was born in Greenwood, KS.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor William Dean's life.

It was written by Martinsville Bulletin on August 24th, 2014 that Evelyn Smith (Joyce) died in Martinsville, Virginia.  Ms. Smith was 83 years old and was born in Rockingham, NC.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Evelyn's life.

It was revealed by The Star on August 5th, 2014 that Jane Morehead (Yarbrough) perished in Rockingham, North Carolina.  Ms. Morehead was 75 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Jane's life.

It was revealed by Peoria Journal Star on June 29th, 2014 that Patricia A McCool (Parker) perished in West Peoria, Illinois.  Ms. McCool was 65 years old and was born in Rockingham, NC.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Patricia A's life.

It was reported on June 26th, 2014 that Dwight Elkins Dr Maples passed away in South Carolina.  Maples was 86 years old and was born in Rockingham, NC.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Dwight Elkins Dr's life.

It was written by The Villages Daily Sun on April 10th, 2014 that Brenda Stafford (Lund) passed on in The Villages, Florida.  Ms. Stafford was 72 years old and was born in Rockingham, NC.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Brenda's life.

It was noted by Columbus Dispatch on December 18th, 2013 that Kathy Drayton (Dillard) passed away in Ohio.  Ms. Drayton was 48 years old and was born in Rockingham, NC.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Kathy's life.

It was written on November 30th, 2013 that Pamella Sue Felix (Bender) passed on in Rockingham, North Carolina.  Ms. Felix was 60 years old and was born in Johnstown, PA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Pamella Sue's life.

It was noted by Arizona Republic on May 15th, 2013 that Betty Joyce Phillips (McKinnon) perished in Arizona.  Ms. Phillips was 75 years old and was born in Rockingham, NC.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Betty Joyce's life.

It was written by Tampa Tribune on May 9th, 2013 that Faye Gwendolyn Schepppy (Fowler) died in Tampa, Florida.  Ms. Schepppy was 87 years old and was born in Rockingham, NC.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Faye Gwendolyn's life.

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Funeral Homes in Rockingham

Carter Funeral Homes

C arter Funeral Home was founded in 1958, but our roots go back even further to 1946 when Don and Ruby Sedberry opened the doors of their home on Fayetteville Road as the Sedberry Funeral Home.

Edwards Funeral Home-Mt Gilead

Edwards Funeral Home was opened in Norwood in October 1984. A family owned and operated funeral home, we take pride in offering our families caring and compassionate services arranged to meet the wishes of each individual family. Our Norwood...

Flemming Funeral Homes Incorporated

Flemming Funeral Homes, Inc. has served the Chesterfield County and surrounding areas since October 13, 1987. Flemming Funeral Homes, Inc. is committed to serving the needs of our community with professional, compassionate and affordable services...

Harrington Funeral Home & Chapel

Harrington Funeral Home was originally founded in the 1930's. Since that time the funeral home has had several owners, as well as names. The name we have today was due to the partnership of Frank C. Wilson and D. Vernon Harrington in 1961.

Kiser Funeral Home

Kip Kiser founded Kiser Funeral Home in 1991. He is a native of Cheraw, SC. Married to Janice Atkinson they have 2 children. He is a graduate of Cheraw High School, and graduated with honors from Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service, in...

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Carter Funeral Homes
705 S Caroline St
Rockingham, NC 28379
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Lincoln Memorial Park
Po Box 1903
Rockingham, NC 28379
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Marks Funeral Home
408 E Franklin St
Rockingham, NC 28379
Mc Neill Funerals Incorporated
1101 Rockingham Rd
Rockingham, NC 28379
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Nelson Funeral Service
1021 E Washington St
Rockingham, NC 28380
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Richmond County Memorial Park
1717 E Broad Ave
Rockingham, NC 28379
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Sandhills Funeral Home & Cremation Service
511 Rockingham Rd
Rockingham, NC 28379
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Tally Watson Funeral Service
284 Hickory St
Rockingham, NC 28379
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Watson-King Funeral Home Incorporated
306 E Franklin St
Rockingham, NC 28379

Rockingham Funeral Home News

NASCAR's Jim Hunter dies
Prior to joining NASCAR's main office in 2001, he was vice president of ISC and as regional director of the company's Atlantic Division, overseeing Darlington Raceway, North Carolina Speedway in Rockingham ... league football. Funeral arrangements were ...
http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2010/10/31/1799400/nascars-jim-hunter-dies.html

Ruth Evelyn Cullipher Boone
As a Methodist minister, Dan and Ruth lived in many towns in eastern North Carolina, including Robersonville ... Patricia Pat Boone Britt, of Rockingham, Mary Boone Tillery and her husband, Charles Tillery, of Tillery, and James Jim Boone and ...
http://www.rrdailyherald.com/articles/2010/11/02/obituaries/doc4ccca3a7e0775963088425.txt

Jerry C. Weaver
FORT DEFIANCE Jerry Crawford Weaver, 64, a resident of Weaverton, the home he and his wife built, at 428 Dam Town Road in Fort Defiance, died unexpectedly Friday afternoon, Nov. 5, 2010, at Rockingham ... of Charlotte, NC; four grandchildren, Monica ...
http://www.newsleader.com/article/20101107/OBITUARIES/11070331/1023/Jerry-C.-Weaver

Carter Funeral Home : Rockingham, North Carolina (NC)
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Carter Funeral Home : Rockingham, North Carolina (NC)
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Rockingham Funeral Homes and funeral services in North Carolina
Listing all funeral homes in Rockingham, North Carolina so you can easily send flowers to any location (same day delivery) or find any funeral service.
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Russel-Marks Funeral Home & Cremation Service ~ Rockingham, NC
A full service family owned funeral home serving the Rockingham, North Carolina area, offering pre arrangement on burial and cremation funeral services.
http://www.russell-marks.com/

Rockingham, North Carolina NC Funeral Homes | Gilbert Guide
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