Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Rita Ella Oakes, age 65, of Newland passed away on March 4, 2017 at Mission Hospital - St. Joseph Campus

 passed away at Cannon Memorial Hospital after suddenly falling ill at her home on March 03, 2017 in Elk Park, NC.

Fred McDonald Benfield, age 78, of Newland passed away on March 2, 2017 at his residence.

Kathleen "Kat" Hartley Board of Salemtowne Retirement Community in Winston-Salem, North Carolina died on Friday, March 3rd surrounded by her family

Joseph E. Gilbert, age 96, of Wildcat Ridge Road, Deep Gap, passed away Friday morning, March 3, 2017, at Deerfield Ridge Assisted Living in Boone.