Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

Bertie A. "Teen" Brown, age 75, of Shelton Hollow Road, Creston, passed away Friday evening, June 5, 2020, at her home.

Muriel Johnson Sandbo, age 85, of Blowing Rock, passed away Friday evening, June 5, 2020, at the Foley Center at Chestnut Ridge in Blowing Rock.

We are saddened to announce the passing of Barry D. Watson, age 78, of 2111 Stout Branch Road, in Mountain City, Tennessee, who passed away on Friday, June 5, 2020 at the Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport, Tennessee.

Robert Thomas "Tom" Speed, age 68, of Howard's Knob Road, Boone, passed away Friday morning, June 5, 2020.

Syble Hart Bare, age 95, of Jefferson, passed away Saturday, June 6, 2020 at Forest Ridge Assisted Living.

Jeannie Marie Teague, age 63, of Herring Loop, Boone, passed away Friday evening, June 5, 2020, at Watauga Medical Center.

Jessie Burgess, age 72, of North Wilkesboro, passed away Saturday, June 6, 2020 at Wake Forest Baptist Health-Wilkes Medical.

Clarence Edward "Ed" Trexler, age 71, of Boone, passed away Friday, June 5, 2020 at Forsyth Medical Center.

Mary Geneva Prevette Sparks, age 86, of Roaring River, passed away Saturday, June 6, 2020 at Accordius Health of Wilkesboro.

Richard Douglas Gordon, in death as in life, will forever be in the hearts of all who knew and loved him.