• 37°

J.L. Hoffner

SALISBURY – J.L. Hoff-ner, 82, of Salisbury, died Saturday, Nov. 25, 2006, at W.G. Hefner VA Medical Center. & lt;br & gt; & lt;br & gt;Born April 29, 1924, in Rowan County, Mr. Hoffner was a son of the late Clementime Reid Hoffner and David Linn Hoffner. A 1942 graduate of Rockwell High School, he served in the U.S. Army during World War II with the Third Army Tank Battalion. He was among the first group of 18-year-olds drafted from Rowan County. & lt;br & gt; & lt;br & gt;Mr. Hoffner worked 21 years for N.C. Finishing Company and retired from Hoechst-Celanese after 19 years of service. & lt;br & gt; & lt;br & gt;He was a member of Union Lutheran Church, where he taught Sunday School for 50 years, and St. Matthews Lutheran Church. & lt;br & gt; & lt;br & gt;Mr. Hoffner is survived by his wife of 49 years, Colleen Haynes Hoffner; son Pastor Jeffrey Hoffner and wife Lee-ann of Concord; daughter Cindy Hoffner Moss and husband Richard of Mount Holly; grandchildren Timothy, Christopher and Leah Hoff-ner; brother Claude Hoffner of Winston-Salem; and sisters Lorene Barringer, Beatrice Snider of Churchland and Virginia Kirk and Betty Cauble of Salisbury. & lt;br & gt; & lt;br & gt;Service: 3 p.m. Tuesday at Union Lutheran Church with the Rev. Dr. C.P. Fisher officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. & lt;br & gt; & lt;br & gt;Visitation: 7-8:30 tonight at Lyerly Funeral Home. & lt;br & gt; & lt;br & gt;Memorials: Union Lutheran Church, 4770 Bringle Ferry Road, Salisbury, NC 28146.

Comments

Comments closed.

Coronavirus

10% of Rowan residents receive first dose; eight COVID-19 deaths reported this week

News

North Carolina State Highway Patrol commander to retire

Education

UNC School of the Arts may go for online learning due to COVID-19 spread

Coronavirus

Greensboro site to administer 3,000 daily vaccine doses starting March 10

Nation/World

$1.9 billion relief bill closer to passage in House

Nation/World

Lady Gaga’s dogs recovered safely

Coronavirus

Advisers OK single-shot COVID-19 vaccine from J&J

Local

Post wins 18 N.C. Press Association Awards

Education

Cooper vetoes bill that would force K-12 schools to reopen

Local

Lanning named Spencer’s fire chief

Crime

Blotter: Feb. 26

Crime

Salisbury, Kannapolis men charged with soliciting sexual acts

News

Racial bias ‘deeply entrenched’ in report critical of Apex Police Department

Nation/World

US bombs facilities in Syria used by Iran-backed militia

Elections

City council again dismisses idea of adding new member, focus now on recommendation to delay elections

Business

‘Let’s make some money:’ Loosened restrictions praised by bar owners, baseball team

High School

Salisbury High bucks historical trend in dominant shutout of West Rowan

Enochville

Garage declared total loss after Enochville fire

Crime

Cooper, N.C. prison officials agree to release 3,500 inmates

Coronavirus

Two more COVID-19 deaths reported in Rowan, six for the week

Crime

Blotter: Man brandishes AR-15, runs over motorcycle at Rockwell-area gas station

Crime

Salisbury man charged with exploitation of minor

Crime

Road rage incident results in assault charges

Local

Dukeville lead testing results trickle in, more participation needed