Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Dr. John (Jack) Gentry Martin passed away on October 21, 2014, in Manassas, Virginia, at the age of 97.

Margaret Shrewsbury Brooks, age 89, of Phillips Branch Road, Vilas, passed away Thursday morning, October 23, 2014, at her home.

Mr. Christmas C. Pettiford, Sr. age 93, of Boone, passed away Tuesday night, October 21, 2014 at Glenbridge Health & Rehab.

Gladys Hicks Ward, age 83, 250 Alex Wellborn Road, Deep Gap, passed away Wednesday evening, October 22, 2014, at Watauga Medical Center.

John Dennis Dodson, Jr., age 75, of Seven Oaks Road, Boone, passed away Monday morning, October 20, 2014, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem.