Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Eugene "Gene" Greer, age 78, of Browns Chapel Road, Boone, passed away Saturday, May 25, 2019, at Watauga Medical Center.

Alan Bennett Hayslett, age 37, of Church Hollow Road, the Foscoe Community, passed away Saturday afternoon, May 25, 2019.

Bryan Charles Higgins Jr., age 70, of Wilkesboro, passed away Saturday, May 25, 2019 at Forsyth Medical Center.

Edward Allen Broughan, age 69, of U.S. 19-E South, the Estatoe community, died Saturday, May 25, 2019 at his home.

Tommy “Tom” J. Coffey, age 74, of Purlear, passed away Friday, May 24, 2019 at his home.

Emma Jean Joye, age 79, went home to be with the Lord at the home of her daughter and son-in-law on Friday, May 24, 2019.

Leo Prevette, age 73, of Roaring River, passed away Friday, May 24, 2019 at his home.

Ivan Ray Smith, age 76 of Warrensville died Thursday, May 16, 2019 at Margate Health and Rehab.

Myrtle Evans Taylor, age 87 of Sparta, NC passed away Monday, May 27, 2019 at Genesis HealthCare of Sparta.

Geraldine (Gerry) Haynes Elledge, 87, passed away after a long illness on Sunday, May 26, with her loving family by her side.