Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Thomas Mastin Hayes, age 96, of Lincolnton, formerly of Vilas, passed away Thursday, November 7, 2019 at his home.

Mary Teresa Grig, age 66 of Jefferson, passed away at her home on November 5 2019.

Dexter C. Presnell, age 82, of Spring Street, Washington, Georgia, a native and former resident of Watauga County, passed away Wednesday afternoon, October 30, 2019, at Piedmont-Athens Regional Medical Center in Athens, Georgia.

Mrs. Hazel Marie Walker Ray (January 11, 1952- November 4, 2019) passed away on the morning of November 4, 2019 at the age of 67 in Jefferson, NC.

Grace Miller Proffit, age 90, of 4428 Meat Camp Road, Todd, passed away Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at her home.

David Watson, age 94, of Deerfield Road, Boone, passed away Monday evening, November 4, 2019, at Pine Lake Nursing Care Center in Carthage, North Carolina.

Brenda Jones Gragg, age 73, of Woodland Drive, Boone, wife of Johnny Gragg, passed away Tuesday afternoon, October 29, 2019, at Glenbridge Health and Rehabilitation in Boone.

Peggy A. Harmon, age 73, of Newland, passed away Thursday evening, October 31, 2019, at the Cranberry House in Newland.

Andrew Vila, Jr., age 71, of Boone passed away Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at Watauga Medical Center.

Miriam, “Micki”, K. Stein long-time resident of Boone, NC. passed away on October 31, 2019.