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Doris Callicutt Needham

d. October 9, 2021

Star- Doris Callicutt Needham, age 87, passed away on Saturday, October 9, 2021, at Alpine Heath & Rehabilitation in Asheboro.

Mrs. Needham was born in Montgomery County on May 17, 1934, to Samuel and Mattie Ethel Yarboro Callicutt.  She retired from Montgomery Memorial as a CNA and continued to work as a in home caregiver.  She loved taking care of people.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her son, Donald Ray Needham and brothers, Edward Callicutt, James Callicutt, Winford Callicutt and Eugene Callicutt and sisters, Eunice Freeman,and Gertrude Callicutt.

She is survived by her daughter, Patricia Ann Loflin (Randy) of Asheboro and son, Michael "Andy" Needham and grandchildren,  Tonya, Crystal, Kevin and Miranda and five great grandchildren.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 13, 2021, from 6 - 8 pm at Phillips Funeral Home in Star.

A graveside service will be held on Thursday at 11:00 am at High Pine Wesleyan Church, with Rev. Bill Knapp and Rev. Brian Faircloth officiating.

In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to the Randolph Hospice House-416 Vision Drive  Asheboro, NC 27203.

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The Needham family is being served by Phillips Funeral Home in Star.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Wednesday, October 13, 2021

6:00 - 8:00 pm

Phillips Funeral Home

216 S Main St, Star, NC 27356

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Graveside service

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Starts at 11:00 am

High Pine Wesleyan Church Cemetery

4492 High Pine Church Road, Asheboro, NC 27205

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