Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Dople Hodges Rupard , age 81, of Banner Elk, North Carolina passed away on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at her home with her family by her side.

Sarah Wall Jones, age 84, of Bamboo Road, Boone, passed away Wednesday morning, July 24, 2019, at Deefield Ridge Assisted Living.

Pastor Bruce Miller, age 75, of Meat Camp Road, Todd, went to be with his Heavenly Father, Monday afternoon, July 22, 2019, at Watauga Medical Center.

Richard Harold Knight, age 76, of North Wilkesboro, passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at Forsyth Memorial Hospital in Winston-Salem.

Mildred Jarrett, age 94, of Jarrett Road in Bakersville, the Ledger community, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at her home.

Carlyne Banner Lyerly, 97, of Banner Elk, passed away Saturday, July 20, 2019 at her Kingston Residence.

Bea Blevins Price Zimmer, age 79, of Greenville, TN, passed away Monday, July 22, 2019 at her home. 

Jimmy Clay ‘J.C.’ Presnell, age 72, of Tom Ward Road, Sugar Grove, passed away Tuesday afternoon, July 23, 2019 at his home.

Brother Clayton Eugene Royal, age 61, of Millers Creek, passed away Sunday, July 21, 2019 at the home of his son.

Teresa G. Cox, age 56, of 176 Montana Drive, Boone passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at Watauga Medical Center.