Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Jeanette Watson Farthing, age 82, of Victor Farthing Road, Banner Elk, passed away Friday evening at Life Care Center of Banner Elk.

 Chad Jeffrey Norris, age 40, of River Ridge Road, Boone, passed away Thursday evening, March 2, 2017 at his home.

Caius Bruner, 10 month old son of Eric Bruner and Rebecca Vamvaketis, of Boone, passed away Thursday evening, March 2, 2017, at his home.

Earl Frederick Basel, age 91, of Appalachian Drive, Boone, passed away Friday afternoon, March 3, 2017, at his home.

Rita Ella Oakes, age 65, of Newland passed away on March 4, 2017 at Mission Hospital - St. Joseph Campus