Mr. Elias “Don” (Bootie Boy) Warriax, 65, of 940 Tracy Sampson Road, was born on October 27, 1947 in Robeson County and departed this life on Saturday, August 10, 2013 at his home. He was preceded in death by his parents: Mr. Elias “Sonny” Warriax and Mrs. Phronia M. Warriax.
The funeral will be conducted 4:00 p.m. Thursday, August 15, 2013, at Berea Baptist Church with the Revs: Chris Hunt, Bruce Swett and Dr. Martin L. Brooks officiating. Burial will follow in the Lumbee Memorial Gardens.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife: Mrs. Deana L. Warriax and children Mr. Dustin M. Warriax and Ms. Danielle M. Warriax all of the home; two sons: Mr. Elias Don Warriax, Jr.(Tina) and Mr. Jamie S. Warriax both of Pembroke; a daughter: Mrs. Heather W. Strickland(Joe) all of Pembroke; three sisters: Ms. Myra Warriax and Mrs. LaVerna W. Emanuel(Harry) both of Lumberton, and Mrs. Veda W. Lowery(Ivory) of Pembroke; one brother: Mr. Ricky Warriax of Pembroke; five grandchildren: Elias Don Warriax III, Meghan T. Warriax, Joshua D. Strickland, Jayla A. Strickland and Drystin C. Warriax; a special son: Mr. Tim Blackmon; two special friends: Mr. Harold McNeill and Mr. Jimmy Bullard.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, August 14, 2013, at Locklear & Son Funeral Home.