Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Joanne Phillips Coffey, age 78, of Flat Springs Road, Elk Park, passed away Tuesday evening, September 1, 2020, at Watauga Medical Center in Boone, North Carolina.

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of our hero William Marshall (Bill) Gantt, age 69, of Seven Oaks Road, Boone.

Davy Fields, age 58, of Elk Park, North Carolina passed away on Tuesday, September 1, 2020 at the Johnson City Medical Center in Johnson City, TN.

Lois Emily Howe Stanek Kodz, 87, passed away Sunday afternoon at Glenbridge Health and Rehabilitation in Boone, NC.

Sheila Sue Cannon, 63, of Heaton, passed away on August 31, 2020 at her residence.

Mary Janice Spruill Woodley, age 87, of West Jefferson passed away Monday evening, August 31, 2020 at Forest Ridge Assisted Living.

Herbert Ray Baldwin, age 78, of Warrensville passed away Saturday afternoon, August 29, 2020 at Watauga Medical Center.

Betty Lou Trull Swaringen, age 91, of North Wilkesboro, passed away Monday, August 31, 2020, at Westwood Hills Nursing and Rehab Center.

Michael Clarence “Fireball” Roberts, age 81 of 89 Woodbrook Road, Sparta, N.C. passed away Monday, August 31, 2020 at his residence.

Joyce Burleson, age 74, of Gouges Creek Road in Spruce Pine, died Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at the Mitchell House in Spruce Pine.