Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Tom Sternal, a prolific and peripatetic sculptor, furniture maker and educator, died on Tuesday, February 17, 2015. He was 71 years old.

Dorothy L. "Dot" Lentz, age 76, of 242 Three Way Drive, Blowing Rock, passed away Tuesday evening, February 17, 2015, at Watauga Medical Center.

Linda Rominger Woodard, age 68, of Dutch Creek Extension, the Valle Crucis Community, and formerly of Morganton, passed away Monday February 9, 2015.


Capt. Gilbert Vernon Barrington was born August 24, 1946 in Tyrrell County to Jenny Mae and Gilbert Barrington.

On February 7, 2015, Everett Edward Cole, age 82, of Vilas, left this earth on his final journey to join his heavenly family.