Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Timothy R."Tuff" Killian, age 53, of John Miller Road, Fleetwood, passed away Thursday morning, August 11, 2016, at Duke University Hospital in Durham.

Carl R. Critcher, age 87, of 2947 Deerfield Road, Boone, passed away Monday morning, August 8, 2016, at his home.

Mrs. Regina Coffey Pierce, age 50, of Wildcat Road, Deep Gap, passed away Saturday, August 6, 2016 at Watauga Medical Center.

James Henry"Jim" Bame, Sr., 81 entered into his Heavenly Home on August 6, 2016 at his residence.

Mr. Lonnie Alvin Ward, age 88, of Sugar Grove, passed away Friday, August 5, 2016 at Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care in Lenoir.