Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Katie Sue Glenn Barnes, age 82, of Barnes Road, Sugar Grove, passed away Sunday evening, March 27, 2016 at the Blowing Rock Rehab and Davant Extended Care facility.

Margaret Hendrix Arnette, age 85, of State Farm Road, Boone, passed away Saturday morning, March 26, 2016 at Glenbridge Health and Rehabilitation.

Mr. Billy Ray Vance, age 74 of Zionville, passed away at his home Wednesday evening, March 23, 2016.

Mr. Hoyt W. Combs, age 75, of Howard Edmisten Road, Sugar Grove, passed away Friday afternoon, March 25, 2016.

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