Theodore H. Lingerfeldt

theodore lingerfeldt

Southern Pines,
Theodore H. Lingerfeldt, age 100 of the Penick Village and formerly of Whispering Pines died Saturday (August 7, 2010) at his residence.
Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Monday at Eureka Presbyterian Church conducted by the Rev. Ed Boyce, the Rev. Richard Rodda and Pastor Patsy Smith. Entombment will follow in the Lingerfeldt family mausoleum at Mt. Gilead Baptist Church cemetery in Pittsboro.
A native of Gaston County he was a son of the late Levi Bradley Lingerfeldt and Rhoda Jane Paysour Lingerfeldt. He was a graduate of the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill and member of Eureka Presbyterian Church. He retired in 1974 after working as principal at Sandhills Farmlife School for 32 years.
He is survived by: his wife Grace Ward Lingerfeldt; son Theodore H. Lingerfeldt, Jr. and wife Beverly of Cary; two grandchildren Christin Cummings and husband Jonathan, Trey Lingerfeldt and wife Beth; great-grandchildren Emily and Carter Cummings; several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends Sunday from 4:00 - 6:00 PM at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home in Carthage.
Memorials may be made to: the Lingerfeldt Scholarship Fund c/o Eureka Presbyterian Church, 455 Farmlife School Road, Carthage, NC 28327.
Fry and Prickett Funeral Home is serving the family.
Condolences: www.PinesFunerals.com

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  1. MAY YOU REST IN PEACE!!!
    I REMEMBER YOU LIKE IT WAS YESTERDAY YOU WERE OUR PRINCIPAL AND WE LOVED AND AND YOUR FAMILY
    MAY GOD BLESS YOU FAMILY!
    RAY AND TAYLOR FAMILES

  2. Mr. Lingerfeldt was one of the kindest, godliest men I have ever known. He left a legacy of faith and example for each of us. He was the greatest educator I have ever known. May God bless you during this time.

  3. He was my first principal and his wife, my third grade teacher(class of 1950). He was a man and she a woman,I always remember as gentle,caring people. I saw them off and on over the years and they never forgot me.
    I now live in Cape Coral, Fl, retire

  4. God bless you and Mrs. Lingerfeltd, I will remember you as a fair and honorable man and my favorite principal. May God be with you Mrs. Lingerfeldt, you were my favorite teacher, I will never forget how you hugged each one of us as your last class before


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