Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Shirley Kris Trachtenberg, age 75, Sardis Road, Charlotte, a former resident of Boone, passed away Tuesday morning, July 19, 2016, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte.

Calvin Leroy Ifill, Jr., age 97, of Providence Road, Charlotte, a former resident of Watauga County, passed away Sunday morning, July 17, 2016, at Sunrise on Providence in Charlotte.

Judith Virginia “Ginger” Walker,76, of Blowing Rock,NC, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 15,2016 surrounded with love and her family.

Darren Cantrell, age 52, of NC Highway 105, Banner Elk, passed away Saturday morning, July 16, 2016, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home in Winston-Salem, after a short illness.

Blanford Bernard Hodgson, age 97, of Meat Camp Road, Boone, passed away Thursday evening, July 14, 2016 at Watauga Medical Center.