Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

John Dawkins, age 79, of Hampton Glade Road, Blowing Rock, passed away Tuesday afternoon, July 19, 2016, at Glenbridge Health and Rehabilitation in Boone.

Shirley Kris Trachtenberg, age 75, Sardis Road, Charlotte, a former resident of Boone, passed away Tuesday morning, July 19, 2016, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte.

Darren Cantrell, age 52, of NC Highway 105, Banner Elk, passed away Saturday morning, July 16, 2016, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home in Winston-Salem, after a short illness.

Calvin Leroy Ifill, Jr., age 97, of Providence Road, Charlotte, a former resident of Watauga County, passed away Sunday morning, July 17, 2016, at Sunrise on Providence in Charlotte.

Judith Virginia “Ginger” Walker,76, of Blowing Rock,NC, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 15,2016 surrounded with love and her family.