Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

John Sam, age 86, of Ravens Ridge Circle, Boone, passed away Monday afternoon, May 8, 2017, at the Foley Center in Blowing Rock.

Ruth Morrison Grady, age 97, of Wilson Ridge Road, Boone, passed away Monday, May 8, 2017, at Glenbridge Health and Rehabilitation in Boone.

Edward Dotson, age 42, of Clayton Hicks Drive, Sugar Grove, passed away Sunday, May 7, 2017.

Dorsey Orlene Jackson, age 76, of Marion passed away on May 8, 2017 at Asheville Health Care Center

Joyce Shore Rayfield, age 79, of Bryant Combs Road, Sugar Grove, passed away Friday morning, May 5, 2017, at Life Care Center of Banner Elk.