Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Carol J. Gross, age 87, of Bamboo Road, Boone, passed away Monday evening, March 21, 2016 at Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care in Lenoir.

Marjorie Louise Karl Bumbaugh, 95, passed away March 21, 2016.

Mr. Kenneth Francis Pope, age 78, of Laurel Branch Road, Vilas, passed away Thursday evening, March 17, 2016 at the Blowing Rock Rehabilitation and Davant Extended Care Facility.

Howard Woodrow Cable, 94, of Rush Branch Road, Sugar Grove, passed away Monday, March 21, 2016 at Glenbridge Health & Rehabilitation.

John Harold Norris, age 87, of Glenbridge, and formerly of Brairwood Lane, Boone, passed away Saturday morning, March 19, 2016 at Watauga Medical Center.