Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

George Avery Cooke age 84, passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by family and friends, on Wednesday, November 27th at 1:50 pm.

Annie Keener Hicks, age 75, of Banner Elk, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at her residence with her family by her side.

Charlotte Ann Johnson, age 64, of North Wilkesboro, passed away Friday, November 22, 2019 at Wake Forest Baptist Health-Wilkes Regional.

James "Jim" Paal, age 76, State View Road, Boone, passed away Friday morning, November 29, 2019, at his home.

Mrs. Janie Rachelle Blevins Richards Billinger, age 71 of Lenoir, passed away Saturday, November 23, 2019at Caldwell Memorial Hospital.

Delores Yale McCrary, age 79, of Ennice, NC passed away Saturday, November 23, 2019 at her residence.

Mr. Jerry E. Campbell, better known as “Bo”, age 71 of Warrensville, died on Sunday, November 24, 2019 at Ashe Memorial Hospital.

John William Ditinyak Jr. also known as Johnny Violin, age 85, of Glade Valley, North Carolina passed away on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at his home.

Kelly McNeil, age 48 of Jefferson, died Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at Johnson City Medical Center.

James Billy Shumate, age 81, of Hays, passed away Sunday, November 24, 2019 at his home.