Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Dean J. Icenhour, age 80, of Bethlehem Church Road, Gold Hill, North Carolina, a native and former resident of Watauga County, passed away Friday morning, September 7, 2018, at Atrium Health in Stanly.

Boyd C. Gillis, age 86, of Silverstone Road, Zionville, husband of Sally Perry Gillis, passed away Sunday afternoon, September 9, 2018, at his home.

Kathy Braswell, age 47, of Beaver Dam Road, Vilas, passed away Saturday morning, September 1, 2018.

Neil Cameron Stogner, age 59, of Linville Falls, North Carolina passed away on Friday, September 7, 2018 at his Mission Hospital Memorial Campus in Asheville, NC.

Laura "Jean" McGuire, age 83, of Mast Gap Road, Sugar Grove, passed away Friday evening, August 31, 2018, at The Foley Center in Blowing Rock.

Mr. Harold Douglas Holman, age 76, of Boone and Steinhatchee, Florida, passed away Tuesday, September 4, 2018 in Florida.

Mary Elizabeth Spry, age 92, of Three Mile Hwy. in Newland died Sunday, August 26, 2018 at the Brian Center Health and Rehabilitation Center in Spruce Pine.

George Howell Hayes, age 95, of Cecil Street, Boone, passed away Tuesday morning, September 4, 2018 at Watauga Medical Center.

Arthur C. Hollifield, age 86, of Harley Drive in Burnsville, died Monday, September 3, 2018 at his home.

Bethany Ann Morgan, age 50 of Forest Hills Drive, Boone, passed away Sunday, September 2, 2018 at the Watauga Medical Center.