Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Barbara Parsley, age 74, of Boyd Cemetery Road in Little Switzerland, passed away on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at her home.

Matthew Michael Alouisa, age 77 of Laurel Springs, died Friday morning, April 12, 2019 at his home.

Henry Vance “Buster” Dishman, age 92 of Vilas, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2019.

Patrick Steve Wyatt, age 64, of Hays, passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at his home.

Julian C. Culton, age 89, of Beech Mountain Parkway, Beech Mountain, passed away Saturday morning, April 13, 2019, at Mission Memorial Hospital in Asheville.

Lt. Col. John W. Hancock, USAF Retired, died April 14, 2019, at his home in Jefferson, NC.

Sandra Allen "Sandy" Ruffin, age 67, of Boone, passed away Friday, April 12, 2019.

Zennie Taylor McKinney, age 87, of Newland, North Carolina passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at her home.

Thomas Craig McMillan was born on June 5, 1953 in New Brighton, Pennsylvania and passed away on March 29, 2019 in Pompano Beach, Florida.

Bruce Crowe, age 58, of Newland, North Carolina passed away on Friday, April 12, 2019 at the Watauga Medical Center in Boone, NC.