Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Carl R. Critcher, age 87, of 2947 Deerfield Road, Boone, passed away Monday morning, August 8, 2016, at his home.

James Henry"Jim" Bame, Sr., 81 entered into his Heavenly Home on August 6, 2016 at his residence.

Mr. Lonnie Alvin Ward, age 88, of Sugar Grove, passed away Friday, August 5, 2016 at Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care in Lenoir.

Mrs. Regina Coffey Pierce, age 50, of Wildcat Road, Deep Gap, passed away Saturday, August 6, 2016 at Watauga Medical Center.

Proverbs 31:28 Her children rise up and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her. Although they will miss her greatly, the family of Bette Jean Murrow Whitley is grateful she has arrived into eternal life on August 1 2016.