Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Mrs. Mary Faye Trivette Tester, 86, of the Timbered Ridge community, passed to her eternal home in Heaven on Tuesday, April 21, 2015.

Oscar F. Hodges, age 80, of Arnett Hollow Road, Vilas, passed away Sunday morning, April 19, 2015 at Cannon Memorial Hospital in Linville.

E. Genevieve Dowd, loving and devoted wife, loving mother, faithful church member, and one of the most determined women you will ever know, died on Friday April 17 in Boone, NC.

Mary Farthing Cherry, 95, of Newland, NC, died April 18, 2015 at her home.

Mrs. Rose Edna Yates Harmon, 94, of 1740 Worley Road, Banner Elk, died Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at Watauga Medical Center in Boone.