Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Mr. George Washington Hooks, III, age 75, of Teaberry Hills, Boone, passed away Monday, August 24, 2015 at Glenbridge Health & Rehabilitation.

Rebecca “Becky” Davis Combs, 65, of Silverstone Road, Zionville, passed away on August 23, 2015 after a courageous battle against Pancreatic Cancer. She was surrounded by family and love.

Betty Barnes Elliott, age 83, of Cottonwood Lane, Winston-Salem, a native and former resident of Boone, and formerly of Morrisville, passed away Saturday, August 22, 2015 at the Kate B. Reynolds Hospice House in Winston-Salem.

Melinda (Lee) Wallace Fletcher, age 63, of Tampa, FL. Passed away Sunday, August 23, 2015 at the home of her sister and brother-in-law, Emily and Gary Childers of Boone, NC.

William (Bill) Reagh Hutchins, 96, formerly of Lexington Massachusetts, and Chapel Hill and Durham NC, passed away on August 22, 2015 in Boone NC.