Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Jeff Hollifield, age 60, of Dale Road in Spruce Pine died Sunday, January 7, 2018 at the Johnson City Medical Center in Johnson City, TN.

Kay Edward Benton, age 90, of Dale Road in Spruce Pine, died Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at Brian Center Health & Rehab in Spruce Pine.

Carolyn Yount Whisenant, 86, of Clover, SC went to her heavenly home on Saturday, January 6, 2018.

John A. Schrapper, Sr., age 76, of Toccoa Highway in Mt. Airy, GA, died Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at the Charles A. George V.A. Medical Center in Asheville.

Mr. Joe Phelps, 73, of Vilas, NC, passed away on January 6, 2018 at The Foley Center in Blowing Rock.

Barbara Figley Shupe, age 84, of LaBelle, Florida, passed away Sunday morning, January 7, 2018, at Watauga Medical Center.

Barbara was born July 22, 1933 in Huntington, West Virginia, daughter of the late Frank Z. Figley and Lorraine Harlan Figley. She was a retired Elementary School Music Teacher.

Kim Willard Shenton, age 60, of Water Tank Road, Fleetwood, and formerly of Salisbury, Md, passed away Friday, January 5, 2018.

Patricia Ann Maynor Huskins, 77, of Newton, NC, formally of Huntersville, NC, passed away on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at her residence.

Mr. Stanley Dow Storie, 94, of Boone, N.C., passed away Friday afternoon, January 5, 2018 at the Mountain Home VA Medical Center.

Ben Jerome Logan, aged 75, died Sunday, January 7, 2018 at Watauga Medical Center. He passed away because of a blood clot to the lung.