Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Mrs. Regina Coffey Pierce, age 50, of Wildcat Road, Deep Gap, passed away Saturday, August 6, 2016 at Watauga Medical Center.

Mr. Lonnie Alvin Ward, age 88, of Sugar Grove, passed away Friday, August 5, 2016 at Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care in Lenoir.

Maria Accetturo, age 53, of Banner Elk, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family, on Sunday, July 31, 2016.

Proverbs 31:28 Her children rise up and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her. Although they will miss her greatly, the family of Bette Jean Murrow Whitley is grateful she has arrived into eternal life on August 1 2016.

 Jean Carole Werner Washburn passed away on Saturday, July 30, 2016 in Raleigh, NC surrounded by family.