Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Lorene Bowlin Byrd, age 85, of Wilkesboro, passed away Thursday, November 8, 2018 at Westwood Hills Nursing and Rehab Center.

Cathy Castle passed away peacefully in her home on November 3 after a short illness.

Troy Edward Duke Sr., age 75, of North Wilkesboro, passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at Wake Forest Baptist Health-Wilkes Regional.

Jim McClure Vance Jr., age 88, of Newland, North Carolina passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at Life Care Center in Banner Elk, NC.

Stuart Vester Taylor, age 87 of Sparta, NC passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at Genesis Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Sparta.