Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Mr. Michael Joe Mast, age 68, of Sugar Grove, went home to be with Jesus on Thursday, October 17, 2019.

Mr. Robert Joseph Kelly, age 73, of Vilas, passed away Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at his home.

Carl was born in Cornelius, NC and was the youngest of six children born to William Caldwell Fidler and Margaret Goodrum Fidler.

Linda Norris, daughter of Georgia Norris and the late Joe G. Norris, of Boone, passed away October 16, 2019.

Eddie Joe Mash, age 64, of Fox Run Lane, West Jefferson, passed away Monday morning, October 14, 2019, at Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care in Hudson.

Juanita Florence Eggers Ward, age 82, of Stone Mountain Road, Vilas, passed away Tuesday, October 15, 2019.

Donna Louise Lyden Osborne, age 66, of Blowing Rock, passed away Sunday, October 13, 2019 at Cannon Memorial Hospital.

Mabel Frances Townsend Bentley, age 89, of Lenoir, passed away Wednesday, October 9, 2019. She was a native of Watauga County and the daughter of the late Tom and Mabel Fannie Townsend.

Boyd Bennie Presnell, Jr., age 46, of Boone, passed away Saturday, October 12, 2019 at Glenbridge Health and Rehabilitation.

Luke Spencer Short, 32, a former resident of Watauga County, passed away Oct. 8, 2019, at Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center in Denver, Colorado.