Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Edith Pitts Fortune, 91, formerly of Blowing Rock, passed away Monday, September 21, 2015 at Deerfield Ridge Assisted Living.

Sergeant Thomas Burton Swift 89, passed away at his home in Boone on Sunday September 20, 2015.

Mrs. Florence “Skip” Duerr Pate, 99, of Burlington went home to be with her Lord and Savior and reunited with her loving husband on Saturday, September 12, 2015 at 5:50 a.m.

Family Edition: Elaine Endres, of Todd, North Carolina, died Saturday, September 19th, at her home after an extended illness, surrounded by the love of her family.

Robert Glenn Norris, age 90 from Boone, passed away on September 14, 2015 at his home on Deerfield Road, where he wanted to be until God was ready for him to be absent from his body and to be present with him.