Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Wilma B. Boone, age 76, of U.S. 19-E in Spruce Pine, the Estatoe community, made her way to her heavenly home in the early morning hours on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 while surrounded by her loved ones at her home.

Dorothy Mary Grasmehr, age 86, of North Wilkesboro, passed away Monday, February 18, 2019 at Forsyth Medical Center.

Dorothy Pipes Church, age 79, of Charlie Thompson Road, Vilas, passed away Monday morning, February 18, 2019.

Jeffrey Cole Howard, 62, was born in Shady Valley, Tennessee on April 25, 1956, to Earl B. Howard, Sr. and the late Capriece Cole Howard.

Kenneth Joe Hollars, age 82, of Sunrise Cove, Blowing Rock, formerly of Wilkesboro, passed away Sunday evening, February 17, 2019, surrounded by his family.

Dee Edward Mitchell, age 94, of Beech Mountain, North Carolina passed away on Friday, February 15, 2019 at The Waters at Roan Highlands Nursing Center in Roan Mountain, TN.

Freddie Joe Lilley, age 73, of Wilkesboro, formally of Deep Gap, passed away Sunday, February 17, 2019.

Nell V. Calhoun Cuthbertson (Mamma Nell), Age 84, peacefully went to her heavenly home February 14, 2019.

Douglas Curtis Krause, age 65, of Boone, passed away Saturday, February 16, 2019 after a tragic stroke.

Creed Allen Greene, age 85, of Stoney Fork Road, Deep Gap, passed away Saturday morning, February 16, 2019 at Caldwell Hospice & Palliative Care in Hudson.