Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Melissa Norwood Miller, age 46, of Shook Road, the Foscoe Community, passed away Tuesday evening, March 14, 2017, at Mission Hospital in Asheville.

Sarah Sanborn Jay, age 34, of Boone, passed away Saturday morning, March 11, 2017, at her home.

Ricky Southerland, age 27, of Creston, passed away Monday morning, March 13, 2017, at Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care in Lenoir.

Delores H. Hayes, 68, of State Road, North Carolina went to be with Jesus on March 12, 2017.

William Lowell Batchelor, Jr., age 70, of Banner Elk, passed away Friday evening, March 10, 2017, at Watauga Medical Center.