Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Marie M. Cuthbertson, age 85, of Newland, a loving wife and mother passed away peacefully on Monday, February 20, 2017 at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine, NC.

Johnny Ray McCoury, age 57, of Newland passed away on February 18, 2017 at his residence.

Mrs. Alma Benfield, 102, of Crossnore, the Altamont Community, passed away on Friday, February 17, 2017 at her residence.

Reverend Joseph W. “Bud” Howell peacefully entered eternal life on February 18th, 2017 surrounded by family and friends.

Hildred Maltba Holtsclaw, age 69, of Newland passed away on February 14, 2017 at Cannon Memorial Hospital.