Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Edward Holcomb, age 62 of Lakeland, Florida died unexpectedly Friday, December 29, 2017 while vacationing in Banner Elk, NC.

Ruth Laughlin, age 82, of Boone, passed away Monday, December 25, 2017, at Watauga Medical Center.

Mildred Kate Blanton Hartley, of Newland, N.C., passed away on Sunday, December 31, 2017.

Harry Dion Bare, age 88, of Elk Park, North Carolina passed away on Sunday, December 31, 2017 at his home.

Rabon Linney Braswell , 78 , of Newland, North Carolina passed away on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at Life Care Center of Banner Elk