Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Robert Alan "Rob" Russell, age 58, of Eagle Ridge Drive, Vilas, passed away Tuesday, August 6, 2019, from complications of a recently diagnosed illness.

Samuel Harris Wilson, 86, died on Thursday, August 1, 2019 at The Senior Care Center in Brunswick after a long battle with Parkinson's and Alzheimer's.

Leona Mae Moseley Howell, (Nan) age 95, completed her earthly journey on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at Caldwell Hospice of Lenoir, NC.

Elizabeth Lovada Wheeler, age 79, of the Brush Creek community went home to be with the Lord on Friday, August 23, 2019 at the Mitchell House in Spruce Pine.

Nancy Trudean Thompson, age 64, of Millers Creek, passed away Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at Forsyth Medical Center.

Stoney Wade Patterson, age 35, of Spruce Pine, formerly of Texas, passed away on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at the Memorial Campus of Mission hospitals in Asheville following a period of declining health.

Verna Mae Galyean Watson, age 86 of Sparta, NC passed away Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at PruittHealth in Elkin, NC.

Tom Burl Miller age 33 of Lansing, passed away Thursday, August 23, 2019 at his home.

Jimmy Douglas Johnson, age 66, of Jefferson passed away Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at his home.

Lottie Roberts Adams, age 96 of Lansing, died Thursday, August 22, 2019 at Ashe Memorial Hospital.