Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Jack Lee Watson, Jr. age 64, of North Wilkesboro, passed away, Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at his home with his loving wife of 46 years, his children and grandchildren by his side.

Virginia Estella Sheets Calloway, age 96 of Jefferson passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at Ashe Memorial Hospital.

Lucille Perry Edwards, age 93, of 1396 Choate Dairy Road, Sparta, NC passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at Grayson Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Independence, VA.

Marquerite Barksdale, age 99, died Friday at the Brian Center in Spruce Pine.

Ralph Clinton Fuller, Sr., age 64, of Hays, passed away Monday, March 23, 2020 at Wake Forest Baptist Health-Wilkes Medical Center.

Nell Lowe Edmisten, age 89, of Boone, passed away Wednesday morning, March 25, 2020, at Deerfield Ridge Assisted Living in Boone.

Bertha “Bert” Ann Sidden Bowman, age 63, of North Wilkesboro, went home to be with the Lord, Saturday, March 21, 2020.

Shirley Rogers Triplett, age 83, of Rogers Drive, Boone, passed away Wednesday morning, March 25, 2020, at Watauga Medical Center in Boone.

Norma Jean Jennings, age 59, of Wilkesboro, passed away Friday, March 20, 2020 at Wake Forest Baptist Health - Wilkes Regional.

Dr. Gary W. Hartley, 80, from Boone, passed away peacefully at Amber Care Hospice in Deming, NM on March 19, 2020.