Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Tamma Presnell Austin's time to be born was May 19 1961. Her time to die came peacefully at Cannon Memorial Hospital December 5 2014.

Maria Louisa Gerber Byers, age 68, of Church Hollow Road, the Foscoe Community of Boone, passed away Wednesday afternoon, December 3, 2014 at her residence.

Mrs. Sandra "Sandy" Rominger Cooper, age 75 of Banner Elk, and formerly of Winston Salem, passed away Tuesday, December 2, 2014.

Ruth Greene Woodard was an active, passionate woman full of life, who laughed, danced, studied and prayed.

Robin Elaine McGuire Townsend, age 59, of Bairds Creek Road, Valle Crucis, passed away Tuesday afternoon, December 2, 2014, at Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care in Lenoir, North Carolina.