Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Mr. Benjamin Harry Singley, Jr., age 77, of Woodring Circle, Boone, passed away Thursday afternoon, December 30, 2015 at his residence.

Sarah Kathryn Kitty Jackson Melton, age 71, of Boone, passed away Sunday morning, January 3, 2016.

Chief Master Sgt. Gilbert R. Williams, age 96, of Vanderpool Road, Vilas, passed away Sunday evening, December 27, 2015, at Watauga Medical Center.

Boyd McDonald Franklin, affectionately known by his family and friends as Paco, age 89, of Boone, passed away Wednesday December 30, 2015.

Mary Lou Eggers, age 83, of 2552 Dutch Creek Road, Banner Elk, widow of James Hoover Eggers, passed away Saturday morning, December 26, 2015, at her home.