Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Myrtle Augusta Spicer Phillips, age 94, of Todd, passed on to be with the Lord on March 1, 2020.

Jimmie Gray West, age 83, of Alton Lane, Boone, passed away Sunday, March l, 2020 at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

Mary Denton McNeill, age 98, of Forest Ridge Assisted Living in West Jefferson and formerly of the Idlewild Community passed away Saturday morning, February 29, 2020 at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice House in Winston-Salem, NC.

Julia Ellen Presnell McGrew, age 78 of Banner Elk, passed away Saturday, February 29, 2020. Ellen was born in Banner Elk, N.C. on December 6, 1941, to the late Edd and Nettie Hicks Presnell.

Sherry Lynn McNeill, age 65, of Winston-Salem, formerly of Ashe County passed away peacefully at WFU Baptist Hospital on Friday, February 28, 2020 after a brief illness.

Barbara Lee Bell Castle, age 80, of Boone, passed away Friday, February 28, 2020. She was the daughter of the late John and Florence Hodges Bell.

John Tracy Bower, age 52, of Purlear, formerly of Ashe County passed away Friday, February 28, 2020 at Westwood Nursing & Rehab Center.

Iva W. Hartley, 76, from Boone, passed away peacefully at the Foley Center at Chestnut Ridge in Blowing Rock, NC on February 28, 2020.

Pamela Jo Lambert, age 58, of West Jefferson passed away Friday evening, February 28, 2020 at her home.

Liz Antonacci age 75 of Mountain City, Tennessee passed away on Sunday March 1st, 2020 in the Bristol Regional Medical Center.