Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Mr. Justin Dempsey Shook, age 32, of Boone, passed away Tuesday morning, May 24, 2016.

Clint Kimbrough, 83, of Deep Gap, North Carolina, passed away peacefully May 24, 2016 in Boone, North Carolina, after an extended illness.

Mr. Ralph S. Critcher, Jr. better known as Jim, age 81, of Bamboo Road, Boone, passed away Monday morning May 23, 2016.

Marie Howes Littlejohn, age 90, of Bamboo Road, Boone, passed away Tuesday afternoon, May 24, 2016 at Deerfield Ridge Extended Living Center.

Mrs. Rena Hollars Davis, age 90, of Banner Elk, and a former resident of Watauga County, passed away Sunday morning at Life Care Center.