Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Garfield James Greer, age 85 of Meadowview, VA died Monday, July 23, 2018 at Carrington Place in Rural Retreat, VA.

Robert Lee "Rob" Greer, age 91, of 211 Milton Brown Heirs Road, Boone, quietly departed this life on Tuesday evening, July 24, 2018, at Glenbridge Health and Rehabilitation in Boone.

Vance Hughes, age 99, of N.C 226-South in Spruce Pine went to his celestial home on Sunday, July 15, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family after a long and happy life.

Ann Winebarger Shipman passed away peacefully at home on the morning of July 21, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer.

Mrs. Edna Ann (McKinney) Herman was born on January 16, 1929 in Spruce Pine, North Carolina, to her late parents Grady McKinney and Ema Young McKinney.

Iris Violene Greene, age 92, of Royal Commons Lane, Matthews, passed away Sunday evening, July 22, 2018, at Novant Health Matthews Medical Center in Matthews.

Wilma Ollis Burleson, age 91, of Kaywilla Lane in Spruce Pine died, Monday, July 16, 2018 at the Brian Center Health and Rehabilitation.

Russell Ellsworth Macomber, Jr., age 74, of Feldspar Street in Spruce Pine, died Friday, July 13, 2018 at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine, NC.

Nell Borders Myhand, 92, of Deep Gap, North Carolina, formerly of Pine Mountain, Georgia, passed away on July 11, 2018 at the home of her daughter after several years of declining health.

Phillip Nelson Henline, Jr., age 93, of Biggerstaff Road in Spruce Pine, died Sunday, July 15, 2018 at the St. Joseph’s Campus of Mission Hospitals in Asheville.