Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Joel “Joey” Ray Hodge Jr. age 56, of Newland passed away Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

Ruby Virginia Pennington, age 89, of Rockwell, formerly of Wilkes County, passed away Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at The Meadows of Rockwell in Rockwell, N.C.

David Allen Jones, age 72 of Warrensville passed away Sunday, November 29, 2020 at Forsyth Medical Center.

Heidi Marie Myers, age 47, of McGrady, passed away Monday, November 30, 2020 at Forsyth Medical Center.

Lois Houston Gunter, age 84, of Beaver Creek Road in Spruce Pine, died Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine.

Harrison Martin Horney, Jr. “June”, age 94, passed away Monday, November 30.

Benny Lee Eldreth, age 63, of Vilas, died Thursday, November 26, 2020 at his home. He was born November 20, 1957 in Watauga County.

Tommy Ray Dillard, better known as “Tom” age 81, of West Jefferson passed away Tuesday afternoon, December 1, 2020 at Ashe Memorial Hospital.

Vivien Duncan Hay, age 80, of Blowing Rock passed away, Thursday, November 26, 2020 at The Foley Center.

Peter Harlan Avery, better known as Pete, age 80 of Jefferson, died Monday, November 30, 2020 at his home.