Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Doris Rhyne Thompson, age 91 of Spruce Pine, died Monday, August 13, 2018 at the Blue Ridge Regional Health Center in Spruce Pine.

Stephan (“Steve”) van der Vorst's extraordinary life was cut short suddenly on August 9, 2018.

Mildred Ragsdale of Boone, North Carolina, affectionately known as Mimi, flew into the arms of her beloved Savior at age 85.

Robert Thomas (Tom) Wise, age 92, of Newland, North Carolina passed away on Friday, August 10, 2018 at Life Care Center of Banner Elk in Banner Elk, NC.

Perry Alfred Adams, Sr., age 80, of Adams Road, Vilas, passed away Friday morning, August 10, 2018 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem.