Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Mr. Billy Ray Vance, age 74 of Zionville, passed away at his home Wednesday evening, March 23, 2016.

Carol J. Gross, age 87, of Bamboo Road, Boone, passed away Monday evening, March 21, 2016 at Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care in Lenoir.

Howard Woodrow Cable, 94, of Rush Branch Road, Sugar Grove, passed away Monday, March 21, 2016 at Glenbridge Health & Rehabilitation.

Marjorie Louise Karl Bumbaugh, 95, passed away March 21, 2016.

Mr. Kenneth Francis Pope, age 78, of Laurel Branch Road, Vilas, passed away Thursday evening, March 17, 2016 at the Blowing Rock Rehabilitation and Davant Extended Care Facility.