Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Family man, businessman and friend Joseph R. De Maio passed away following an extended illness on August 17 in hospice care at Wilkes Medical Center.

Sadie Miller Jarvis, age 79, of North Wilkesboro, passed away Saturday, August 17, 2019 at Westwood Hills Nursing Center.

Mary Sue Peck, age 75, of Mountain City, Tennessee, passed away at her daughter’s residence on Saturday, August 17, 2019.

Steven Lee Meade, age 57, of North Wilkesboro, passed away Friday, August 16, 2019 at Forsyth Medical Center.

On Wednesday August 14, 2019, Robert Thomas Wise Jr. passed away at the age of 65.

Harold Dain Miller, age 72 of Sparta, NC passed away Thursday, August 15, 2019 at PruittHealth in Elkin, NC.

Shirley Lee Rainey, age 70, of Little Creek Road, Todd, passed away peacefully Tuesday evening, August 13, 2019, at St. Vincents Hospital in Jacksonville Florida.

James Harvey Payne, Jr. better known as "Jim" age 78, of Advance, formerly of Ashe County passed away Saturday morning, August 17, 2019 at Margate Health and Rehab Center.

Don Hayes, 87, of North Wilkesboro, passed away Tuesday, August 13, at Westwood Hills Nursing.

Keenan Brandon Staley, better known as "Brandon" age 39, of West Jefferson passed away Thursday, August 15, 2019 at his home.