Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Sheila McCoury Perry, of Banner Elk, passed away on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at her residence.

Michael Niel Stewart, age 76, of Pineola passed away on January 28, 2017 at his residence.

 Ms. Cheryl Armstrong Velikova of Fox Hill Rd, Vilas, passed away Thursday morning, January 26, 2017 at her home.

Dorris Stanley Benfield, age 84, of Newland passed away on January 30, 2017 at her residence.

Fred Arnette, age 79, of Old Slabtown Road, Zionville, passed away Friday evening, January 27, 2017 at Watauga Medical Center after a long battle with cancer.