All opinions are subject to modification and technical correction prior to official publication in the North Carolina Reports and North Carolina Court of Appeals Reports. In the event of discrepancies between the electronic version of an opinion and the print version appearing in the North Carolina Reports and North Carolina Court of Appeals Reports, the latest print version is to be considered authoritative.

PATRICIA JOHNSON, DORIS LARYEA, LOVIE H. JONES, and GERALDINE COLLIER v. LYNWOOD LUCAS and JOE PEACOCK, t/a TRIANGLE TIMBER SERVICES

No. 158A05

FILED: 7 OCTOBER 2005

    Appeal pursuant to N.C.G.S. § 7A-30(2) from the decision of a divided panel of the Court of Appeals, 168 N.C. App. 515, 608 S.E.2d 336 (2005), dismissing as interlocutory an appeal from a partial summary judgment entered 9 June 2003 by Judge Howard E. Manning, Jr. in Superior Court, Wake County. Heard in the Supreme Court 13 September 2005.
    Hunter, Higgins, Miles, Elam & Benjamin, PLLC, by Robert N. Hunter, Jr., for plaintiff-appellees.    

    Ligon and Hinton, by George Ligon, Jr., for defendant- appellant Lucas.


    PER CURIAM.

    AFFIRMED.
        Justice EDMUNDS did not participate in the consideration or decision of this case.
    

*** Converted from WordPerfect ***