Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Rev. Gene Lawrence Smith, age 92, of Dusty Road, Boone, passed away Saturday morning, June 21st, 2014 at his home.

Mrs. Patsy Dale Vannoy Martin, age 71, of North Wilkesboro, passed away Friday morning, June 20, 2014 at Wilkes Regional Medical Center.

James Ernest "Ernie" Hayes, 91, of Linville Land Harbor, Newland, NC, passed away peacefully on June 17, 2014 following a brief period of declining health.

Jeffrey Boyd Parlier, 42, of Dogwood Road, Boone, passed away Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at his home following an extended battle with colon cancer.

Gregory David Tague, age 68, of Raven Rock Drive, Boone, passed away evening, June 16, 2014, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem.