Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Joseph Steven Maier, born 1945 passed away suddenly June 15, 2019.

Toni J. Wyatt, age 75, of 307 Bramble Road, Sugar Grove, passed away Thursday, June 20, 2019 at her residence.

Etta Evelyn Lewis Woodard, age 77 of Rutherfordton, NC passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at Rutherford Regional Health System.

John Solomon Lowery, age 81, of Spruce Pine, died Thursday, June 20, 2019 at his residence.

Margaret Virginia Osborne McCoy, better known as “Tootsie”, age 84 of Creston, the Big Laurel Community passed away Monday, June 17, 2019 at her home. 

Jack McKinney, age 81, formerly of Spruce Pine, died Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at the Memorial Campus of Mission Hospitals in Asheville.

Gionia Badger Cook, age 100 of Jefferson, NC, died Monday, June 17, 2019 at Wake Forest Baptist Hospital.   

Patricia L. Husted, age 57, of Brushy Creek Road in Spruce Pine, died Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at her home.

Tiffany Dawn Wadkins, age 26, of Wilkesboro, passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston Salem.

Shirley Taylor Ingram, age 84, of Andrew Lane in Newland, the Buck Hill community, died Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family.