Obituaries (Funeral Homes)

William Edgar Eddie Cornett, Sr., age 73, of John Cornett Road, Vilas, passed away Friday, February 8, 2019 at his home.

Benjamin Franklin Strickland, age 90, of Boone, passed away Friday evening, February 8, 2019 at his home.

Barbara Ann Laws, age 57, of North Wilkesboro, passed away Saturday, February 9, 2019 at Curis of Wilkesboro.

Walter Curtis Connolly, age 96, of 232 Eastbrook Drive, Boone, passed away Monday morning, February 11, 2019, at The Foley Center at Chestnut Ridge in Blowing Rock.

Mary Alma Combs Trivette, age 89, of Sugar Grove went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Thursday, February 7, 2019 at her daughter's home.

Bennie Baxter Yates, age 89, of Oak Street, Boone, passed away on Monday, February 11, 2019 at his home, surrounded by his loving family.

Leon D. Frye, age 73, of Wildgame Drive in Spruce Pine, the Crabtree community, died Friday, February 8, 2019 at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine.

Bea Burleson White, age 96, of Sunshine Hill Street in Spruce Pine, passed away on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at the Brian Center Rehabilitation and Palliative Care of Spruce Pine.

Johnny Dale Denny, age 64 of Warrensville, went to his Heavenly home Thursday, February 7, 2019 at his residence following a period of declining health.

Judy Wiles Richardson, age 78, of Traphill, passed away Sunday, February 10, 2019 at her home.