Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Victoria Smith Yates, age 96, of Highway 194 South, Vilas, passed away Sunday morning, March 3, 2019, at her home.

Dorene Volpe Hawkins, age 52, of Deep Gap, passed away Saturday, March 2, 2019, at Forsyth Medical Center.

Roger Fox, age 52, of N.C. Hwy. 226-South in Spruce Pine Road, died Sunday, March 3, 2019 at his home.

Edna Lee Herman, 91, of Charlotte, NC, a native and former resident of Watauga County, passed away Friday evening, March 1, 2019.

Sue Carol Johnson, age 78, of Wilkesboro, passed away Sunday, March 3, 2019 at her home.

Judy Lynn Welch, of Banner Elk, passed away Friday, March 1, 2019, at her residence.

Jewell Ruth Teague, age 68, of Wilkesboro, passed away Friday, March 1, 2019 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.

Kathy Ann Presnell Spencer, age 55, of Milford Road, Gloucester, Virginia, a former resident county, passed away Thursday, February 28, 2019.

Charles Keith Byrd, age 57, of North Wilkesboro, passed away Thursday, February 28, 2019 at Forsyth Medical Center.

Fred Manning died Monday, March 4, 2019.