Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Mrs. Lois Larkin Johns, 93, of 146 Loblolly Lane, Boone, NC, died Sunday April 1, 2018 at Watauga Medical Center in Boone, NC.

Bruce Wise, age 83, of Church of God Road in Spruce Pine died Monday, April 2, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family.

Joseph C. "Joe" Shoemake, age 53, of Payne Branch Road, Blowing Rock, passed away Tuesday afternoon, April 3, 2018, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical in Winston-Salem after a lengthy illness.

Frank Griffith, age 71, of Peppers Creek Road in Marion, died Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at Grace Hospital in Morganto

Harlan Paul “Buddy” Buchanan Jr, 83, of Minneapolis passed away on Thursday March 29, 2018 at Cannon Memorial Hospital.