Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Maurice ‘Moose’ Washburn, age 81, of Dula Road in Spruce Pine, died Monday, June 29, 2020 at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine.

Dorothy D. Cox, age 76, of Feldspar Street in Spruce Pine, died Saturday, June 27, 2020 at Brian Center Health & Rehab in Spruce Pine.

Nadine Ledford, age 88, of Biggerstaff Road in Spruce Pine, died Thursday, June 25, 2020 at the home of her daughter, Jean Cassida.

Jerry Wayne Markland Sr., age 72, of Elk Park, North Carolina passed away on Friday, June 26, 2020 at Duke University Hospital in Durham, NC.

Allen Fred Shelton, age 77, of Main Haven Drive, Vilas, passed away Tuesday morning, June 23, 2020, at his home.

Sandra Kay Taylor Reyes, age 69 of Crumpler, passed away at home, Thursday morning, June 25, 2020 surrounded by her husband and children.

Hubert Shirrell Golds, age 69, of Deep Gap, passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at Forsyth Medical Center.

Melodie Ann Byrd, age 67, of Wilkesboro, passed away, Tuesday, June 23, 2020, in Winston-Salem.

We are saddened to announce the passing of George Lowe, age 75, on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at his residence.

Master Samuel Lee Taylor-Davis, of Lansing, died Friday, June 19, 2020 at Ashe Memorial Hospital.