Sunday, April 22, 2018

MARION Brandy Grindstaff Tollie, 41, of Marion, passed away Thursday, April 19, 2018. Brandy's life will be celebrated today (Sunday, April 22), at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Westmoreland Funeral Home in Marion. The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. at the funeral home, prior to the …

OLD FORT Marjorie Ruth Carver McEntire, 90, passed away Friday, April 20, 2018, at Hospice of the Carolina Foothills in Forest City. She was born Feb. 5, 1928, in Flat Creek north of Asheville, to Melvin Grady Carver and Della Vestire Smith. "Margie" spent much of her childhood in Marion. Sh…

Frank "Paul" Fields Jr. MORGANTON Frank "Paul" Fields Jr., 82, of Morganton, died Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The family are planning a service at a late date. Sossoman Funeral Home and Crematory Center is assisting the family with the arrangements.

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Morganton John P. Galloway Jr., 87, died Tuesday, April 10, 2018. The memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, April 21, at Oak Hill United Methodist Church. The family will greet friends following the service. Sossoman Funeral Home and Crematory Center is assisting the family wit…

UNION MILLS Violet Ann Ward Blankenship Dowdle, 83, of Union Mills, passed away Tuesday, April 17, at Fair Haven Home, Forest City. Violet was a native of Rutherford County, a member of Round Hill Baptist Church, and enjoyed working in child care for most of her career. Preceding her in deat…

MARION Carrie Barker Fields, 84, of Marion, passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018. A service to celebrate the life of Carrie will be held Thursday, April 19, at 3 p.m., in the Chapel of Beam Funeral Service. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2 to 3 p.m., prior to the ser…

MORGANTON James Allen Bartlett II, 40, of Morganton, passed away Friday, March 30, 2018. A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, April 21, at Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church, 1698 Conley Rd. in Morganton.

CORNELIUS Argyle Maleta Beane Smith, 88 passed away Monday, April 16, 2018. Formerly of Marion, the Cornelius resident was born May 7, 1929, to Lama Wellington and Lois Maleta Beane of West Virginia. An Oceana High School graduate, Argyle was granted B.S. Degrees in Social Studies, Music, an…

MARION Kacey Cristina Case, 39, of Marion, passed away due to a senseless, selfish tragedy Wednesday, April 11, 2018. She was born December 5, 1978, to her surviving parents, Randall A. and Mary L. Case. Kacey professed her faith in Jesus Christ at an early age and became a member of Balfour…

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Thursday, April 12, 2018

TROUTMAN Paul F Stahlschmidt, 74, of Troutman, and formerly of St. Charles, Mo., passed away April 10, 2018. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday, April 13, at 11 a.m., at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 537 N Highway 16, Denver, N.C. Everyone meet at the church. A celebration o…

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