Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Eric McKinley Houck, age 39 of West Jefferson, died Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at his home.

Mary Elizabeth Barnes Richards, age 90, of Highway 194 North, Boone, passed away Tuesday morning, July 28, 2020 at the Cranberry House in Newland.

We are saddened to announce the loss of Teri Hayworth, at the age of 62, who passed away on July 26, 2020.

Harold (Bud) Arthur McKew, Jr., age 84 of Moravian Falls, passed away Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at Wilkesboro Health and Rehab Center.

Dolphus “Doc” Jordan, age 78, of North Wilkesboro, passed away, Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at Wilkesboro Health and Rehab Center.

Steven Russell Elledge, age 66, of Hays, peacefully passed away Tuesday, July 28, 2020 after a lengthy battle with cancer at Woltz Hospice Home in Dobson, N.C.

Elizabeth Kress, 61, of Newland, passed away on Monday, the 27th of July, 2020.

Johnny R. Lawrence, age 80, of Ralph Wilson Road, Vilas, passed away Wednesday morning, July 29, 2020, at Cranberry House in Newland.

Keiko “Kay” Clarke, age 82, of Charlotte, NC, died Sunday, July 26, 2020 in Spruce Pine after a long term chronic illness.

Rebecca Hagaman 'Becky' Townsend, 70, of Vilas, passed away Sunday, July 26, 2020 at Watauga Medical Center.