Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

 Mrs. Virginia Oretha Polk Hartley, passed into her heavenly home on Aug. 22, 2016. She was born in Trenton, Fla., the daughter of William Riley Polk and Mattie Luginia Smith Polk on Dec. 13, 1925.

Alan Adrian Fabry passed away peacefully at Watauga Medical Center surrounded by his loving family on August 19, 2016 as a result of an aggressive malignancy.

Mr. Edsel Hodges, age 86, of 2430 Old Highway 421 South, Boone, passed away Sunday morning, August 14, 2016, at his home.

Robert Gray Norris, age 87, of Vilas, passed away Tuesday morning, August 16, 2016, at Deerfield Ridge Assisted Living in Boone.

Mr. Glenn Alford Teague, Jr., age 67, of Isenhour Road, Zionville, passed away Saturday morning, August 13, 2016, at his residence.