Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Melinda (Lee) Wallace Fletcher, age 63, of Tampa, FL. Passed away Sunday, August 23, 2015 at the home of her sister and brother-in-law, Emily and Gary Childers of Boone, NC.

Betty Barnes Elliott, age 83, of Cottonwood Lane, Winston-Salem, a native and former resident of Boone, and formerly of Morrisville, passed away Saturday, August 22, 2015 at the Kate B. Reynolds Hospice House in Winston-Salem.

Mr. Newland Heath Bush, age 77, of Fort Washington, Md. and Blowing Rock, N.C., passed away Friday, August 21, 2015 in Annapolis, Md.

William (Bill) Reagh Hutchins, 96, formerly of Lexington Massachusetts, and Chapel Hill and Durham NC, passed away on August 22, 2015 in Boone NC.

Eleanore V. Earp, age 83, of Luther Lane, Vilas, passed away Wednesday, August 19, 2015, at Watauga Medical Center.