Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Mrs. Margaret Auton Bennett, age 87, of Russ Cornett Road, Boone, passed away Tuesday morning, June 21, 2016 at Watauga Medical Center.

Patricia Eager Downs, age 96, of Boone, died away Thursday afternoon, June 16, 2016, at Deerfield Ridge Assisted Living in Boone.

Andrew Everette Yates, 85, passed away at his home in Banner Elk on Sunday morning, June 19, 2016 surrounded by his family.

 Paul Graybeal, age 80, of Silverstone Road, Zionville, passed away Friday morning, June 17, 2016 at Watauga Medical Center.

Mr. Horace Greeley McQueen, age 75, of Dallas, N.C., and formerly of Boone, passed away Friday, June 17, 2016.