Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Delores H. Hayes, 68, of State Road, North Carolina went to be with Jesus on March 12, 2017.

Ricky Southerland, age 27, of Creston, passed away Monday morning, March 13, 2017, at Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care in Lenoir.

Stella Presnell Stines, age 87, of Pinola Lane, Banner Elk, passed away Saturday morning, March 11, 2017, at her home.

William Lowell Batchelor, Jr., age 70, of Banner Elk, passed away Friday evening, March 10, 2017, at Watauga Medical Center.

William "Bill" Wakeman, Jr., age 87, of Poplar Grove Road, Boone, passed away Sunday morning, March 12, 2017, at his home.