Howard Sultan Rasheed, Ph.D., made his transition on April 27, 2013. He was an extraordinary, kind and gentle man who found much joy in living, learning and teaching. Strong and true in his Islamic faith and using that as his guiding principle in life, he tried to positively impact the life of everyone he touched. He was a truly compassionate man, and so very generous with his spirit, his soul, and his time.
His meandering path began with his birth in Chicago on February 3,
Whiteville, NC-- Velma Spaulding Haley , 84, of 4367 Tom Sessions Road , Whiteville, NC, died on Monday, April 29, 2013, at Bladen County Hospital.
Graveside services were held at the Mitchell Field Cemetery on Wednesday, May 1, 2013, Clarkton, NC.
Surviving are daughters, Yvette Davis of Katy, TX, Eugenia Kaye Crossland and Taryn Haley of Whiteville, and Sonya Hall of Cary, NC; sister, Jackie Moore of Clarkton, NC; brothers, William Spaulding of California and Kenneth "R