Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Diana Proudfit Stahl age 79, passed away Wednesday April 10th, 2016 at the Watauga Medical Center surrounded by family.

Mrs. Eleanor Francis Schultheis Wright, age 73, of Linville Street, Newland, passed away Sunday evening, April 10, 2016 at the Life Care Center of Banner Elk.

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

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.

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.