As previously reported, funeral services for Watauga County Sheriff’s Deputies Sgt. Chris Ward and K-9 Deputy Logan Fox will be conducted at 3 p.m. Thursday, May 6, Appalachian State University’s Holmes Convocation Center at 111 Rivers Street Boone.

Doors will open to the public at 1 p.m.

All guests will be required to wear face coverings. Face coverings will be provided for those guests who do not bring them.

If you are unable to attend, the service will be live streamed by AppTV and will also be available on the Watauga County Emergency Services Facebook page.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in care of the Watauga County Sheriff's Department, 184 Hodges Gap Road, Boone, to Candice Ward and to Tim Fox or Anneliese Moody.

Guest books for the May 6 services are also available at the Watauga County Sheriff's Office and the Boone Police Department.