Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Wayne Mercer Maltba, age 78, of Hart Lane, Millers Creek, passed away Wednesday, April l, 2015 at Wilkes Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Richard Eugene Wiggins, age 60, of Willow Trail, Boone, NC, passed away Monday night, March 23, 2015 at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, NC, due to complications from pneumonia.

Mr. Earl E. Burns, Sr., age 86, of Peoria Road, Vilas, passed away Tuesday morning, March 31, 2015 at his residence.

Burl Woodring, age 84, of Little Creek Road, Todd, passed away Tuesday morning, March 31, 2015, at Glenbridge Health and Rehabilitation in Boone.

Bonnie Ward Gilday, age 95, of Silver Spring, Maryland, a native and former resident of the Green Valley Community, passed away Saturday morning, March 28, 2015, at Deerfield Ridge Assisted Living in Boone, North Carolina.