Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Betty Lou Melton Watts Beck, formerly of Germanton, Winston-Salem, and King, NC, was escorted into Heaven by her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on April 8, 2016.

Curtis Anthony "Tony" Shanks, age 58, of Hensel's Lane, Boone, passed away Thursday, April 7, 2016 at his residence.

 Harold Dean Waters, age 70, of Campbell Glen Lane, Fleetwood and formerly of Boone, passed away Sunday morning, April 10, 2016 at Glenbridge Health and Rehabilitation.

Lowell Lawrence Thomas of Blowing Rock, NC died at home on April 6, 2016 at the age of 77. Lowell was born in Asheboro, NC on June 5, 1938.

Edward Dean ‘EDDIE’ Matheson Jr., age 54, of John Ward Road, Sugar Grove, passed away Sunday afternoon, April 10, 2016 at Watauga Medical Center.