Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Lon H. Warren, age 89, of 733 Warren Hollow Road, the Mabel Community in Zionville, passed away Monday afternoon, January 5, 2015, at Select Specialties Hospital in Bristol, Tennessee, from complication with pneumonia.

Gary Stewart "Billy" Presnell, age 61, of Laurel Creek Road, Sugar Grove, passed away Monday, January 5, 2015, at his home.

Fernando August Fred Scheifley, age 87, of Boone, and a resident of Watauga County for the past thirty years, passed away Sunday evening, January 4, 2015 at Glenbridge Health & Rehabilitation.

Viola Gentry Miller, age 88, of Deerfield Ridge Assisted Living, Boone, formerly of Pine Branch Road, Boone, passed away peacefully Monday morning, January 5, 2015, at Deerfield Ridge Assisted Living in Boone.

Stella Lawson Combs, age 91, of Mountain City, passed away Saturday evening, January 3, 2015, at Mountain City Care Center.