Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Elaine Hartley Jolly, 73, from Boone, passed away peacefully in her home in Clayton, NC on Aug. 5, 2019, due to complications from Alzheimer’s disease.

Doris Spillman Howard, age 83, of Wintergreen Lane, Boone, passed away Tuesday afternoon, August 6, 2019, at her home.

Avis Polly Roush Price, age 57, of Doe Valley, Tennessee, surrounded by her family, went home to be with her Heavenly Father on Monday, August 5, 2019.

Gloria Franklin, age 89, of 211 Milton Brown Heirs Road, Boone, passed away Sunday, August 4, 2019, at Glenbridge Health and Rehabilitation in Boone.

Donna Marie White Mills, 72, of Zionville, passed away Thursday, August 1, 2019 at the Foley Center in Blowing Rock, North Carolina.

Daisy Mae McKinney Burnette, age 102, of McKinney Mine in Spruce Pine, the Little Switzerland community, died Monday, August 5, 2019 at the Mitchell House in Spruce Pine.

James Henderson Bledsoe, age 73 of Todd died Sunday, August 4, 2019 at Ashe Memorial Hospital.

Alton Rayvon Pearson, age 71, of Boomer, passed away Monday, August 5, 2019 at Woltz Hospice Home in Dobson.

Karen Kay Presnell, age 64, of Sparta, NC passed away Thursday, August 1, 2019 at Elkin Assisted Living in Elkin, NC.

Zachary Thomas Dancy, age 27, of North Wilkesboro, passed away Sunday, August 4, 2019 at his home.