Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Devoted mother and a friend to many, Ruth Barnett Bargerstock, aged 94, passed away from natural causes on June 20, 2018 at Glenbridge Health and Rehabilitation.

Mrs. Joyce Cunningham Norris, age 81 of Creston, NC died on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at her home.

Scott Bradley Norris, 52, of Julian went home to be with his Lord, surrounded by his loving family, on Monday, June 18, 2018.

Bill Joe Billings, age 79 of Laurel Springs, died Monday, June 18, 2018 at his home.

Chester Elmer Whittle, Jr. of 464 Holiday Hills, Boone, NC, beloved Father, husband, Grandfather, friend and attorney, passed away June 18 at Watauga Medical Center.

Mary Ruth Sexton Harless, age 70 of West Jefferson, died Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Margate Health and Rehab Center.

William Sherman Carpenter, age 54, of Newland, North Carolina passed away on Friday, June 15, 2018 at Johnson City Medical Center in Johnson City, TN.

Floyd Allen Maltba, age 81 of Laurel Springs died Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at his home.

Cheryl Lynn Ollis, age 64, passed away peacefully on June 17, 2018. A loving mother and grandmother.

Beulah R. Burleson, age 90, of Beaver Creek Road in Spruce Pine, died Monday, June18, 2018 at Memorial Mission Hospital in Asheville.