Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Reverend Melvin Ralph Hodges, age 78, of Vilas, passed away Thursday morning, February 7, 2019 at his home.

Billy Dean Ward, age 65 of Vilas, passed away Tuesday, February 5, 2019.

Ruth Trivette Seatz, age 88, of Railroad Grade Road, Todd, passed away Monday, February 4, 2019, at the residence of her daughter in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

Bobby Franklin McConnell, 86, passed away peacefully on February 6, 2019.

Robertine Phipps Francis, age 93, passed away February 5, 2019 at her home.

Richard Edward Crisp, 64, of Holman Hill Road in Spruce Pine, the Altapass community, died Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at his home.

Frank Gary “Pete” Brooks, age 65, of Hays, passed away Monday, February 4, 2019 at his home.

John Kenneth Howell, age 79 of Jefferson, died Wednesday evening, February 6, 2019 at Margate Health and Rehab.

Richard Nolan Chapman, Sr. age 72, of North Wilkesboro, went home to be with his Lord, Monday, February 4, 2019.

Wilma Wheeler Greene, age 79, of Idlewild Road, Fleetwood, passed away Tuesday morning, February 5, 2019, at her home.