Memorial & Funeral Services

Hours of Operation: Mon - Fri 8:00am - 8:00pm

Ms. Fannie Doretha Gaines

Fannie Doretha Gaines, 67, of Pinehurst, North Carolina, died Wednesday, October 16, 2019, at her home.


Survivors: Children, Derrick Gaines (Juanessa) and Alisia Baker (David); father, Sandy George Gaines, Sr; sisters, Carol Blackmon and Mary Williams (Norman); brothers, Richard Gaines (Pat), Roscoe Ray, Thomas Ray (Angie), and Jasper Ray; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two aunts, Mildred Davis and Mae Gaines; and other relatives and dear friends

Online condolences can be made until November 5, 2019.

Service Details


Monday, October 21, 2019

Funeral Service: 1:00 PM 

1:00 PM



House Of Prayer

Church Of God In Christ          

7901 Main Street

Taylortown Municipality

West End, North Carolina


Public Viewing:

Monday, October 21, 2019

12 Noon – 1:00 PM

Location: At Church


 Eastwood Community Cemetery 


Deacon Tony Gibson  

  My prayers and condolences go out to my family may God comfort you in this Difficult time and to give you peace in the mist of the storm because we know God said let not your heart be troubled ye believe in God also believe in me.  

Pioneer College Caterers Chowan University

Derrick and Family: Isaiah 41:10 So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand. From the crew at Chowan Cafeteria. Stay stronger. 

Patricia A. Ward  

No matter the miles that distanced us, no matter the years.... My prayers, comfort and love for Doretha and family was and continue to be always in my heart. God bless and comfort you all with peace.

Shirley Allen 

Deepest sympathy to the passing of my cousin ,Doretha. You were one of a kind. You will be missed.