Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Eugene Byrd, born 99 years ago in Black Mountain, the youngest of five children.

Lewis Elmer Hollars, Sr., age 70, of 4984 Blowing Rock Boulevard, Lenoir, passed away Tuesday morning, December 1, 2015, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte.

Justin Alton Anderson, age 35, of Jones Drive, Boone, passed away, Sunday, November 29 2015, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

Delene Campbell Szerszen, age 80, of Highway 16, South, Jefferson, daughter of the late Max and Nina Critcher Campbell, passed away Tuesday morning, December 1, 2015, at Hillview Care Center in Todd.

Mariann Margaret Clawson, 79 years-old, died on Saturday, November 28, 2015, at her home in Blowing Rock, North Carolina after her valiant fight with Stage 4 Lung Cancer during the past two years.