Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Beatrice Buchanan Downer, age 84 of Laurel Creek Court in Spruce Pine, died Monday, April 30, 2018 at Brian Center Health and Rehab in Spruce Pine.

Evelyn Ward Hall, age 74, of Banner Elk, North Carolina passed away on Friday, April 27, 2018 at the Charles A. Cannon Memorial Hospital in Linville, NC.

Billie Elizabeth Chapman Free, age 87 of Blowing Rock, passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2018.

Betty Jo Harmon, age 80 of Crossnore, North Carolina passed away on April 27, 2018 at her home in Crossnore.

Eva Mae Tipton Hunter, age 72 of Millers Creek, and formerly of Watauga County, passed away Friday, April 27, 2018.