Tuesday, October 17, 2017

UNION GROVE Luther E. Campbell, 87, went home to be with the Lord Monday, Oct. 16, 2017, surrounded by his family. Born July 25, 1930, in Iredell County, he was the son of the late George and Georgia Sharpe Campbell. Luther was proud of his work and retired from Yadkin Valley Telephone Compa…

Monday, October 16, 2017
Sunday, October 15, 2017
Saturday, October 14, 2017

CONOVER Rachel Catherine Scism Lail, 74, of Conover, passed away Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, after a long illness. Born in Cleveland County, Jan. 24, 1943, she was the daughter of the late Johnnie Grier Scism and Hazeleen Black Scism. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an …

Thursday, October 12, 2017
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

MORGANTON Mr. Jason Keith Hensley, 40, of Morganton, died Monday, Oct. 9, 2017, following a traffic accident while working as a volunteer with the Triple Community Fire Department, clearing brush from the highway after the Sunday night storms. Jason was born April 25, 1977, in Burke County, …

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Sunday, October 08, 2017

ALBEMARLE Bessie Rae Furr Smith, 83, of Albemarle, passed away Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 3 p.m., today (Sunday, Oct. 8), at Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle. The funeral service to celebrate her life will follow at 3 p.m., in Hartsell Funeral Home…

GRANITE FALLS Hazel Duncan Shumaker, 94, of Granite Falls, died Monday, Oct. 2, 2017, after a brief period of declining health. Born Oct. 29, 1922, in Rhodhiss, she was a daughter of the late Julius Elmore and Betty Lou Hoyle Duncan. She was a graduate of Granite Falls High School and Cleven…

Saturday, October 07, 2017
Friday, October 06, 2017

NEBO Joshua Eric Kelley, 33, of Nebo, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017. A graveside service will be held today (Friday, Oct. 6), at 2 p.m., at Victory Temple Full Gospel Church Cemetery. Beam Funeral Service & Crematory is assisting the Kelley family, 828-559-8111.

MORGANTON Joyce Anderson Rose, age 82, of Morganton, NC, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at Carolinas Healthcare System-Blue Ridge in Morganton. A native of Pike County, KY, born June 27, 1935, she was the second oldest of eleven children to Theodore and Stella Garris An…

Ricardo Solano and Jessie Marroquin CONCORD Ricardo Herrera Solano, 15, and Jessie Marroquin, 14, of Concord, passed away Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017. A joint funeral Mass was held at 7 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 5, at St. James the Greater Catholic Church, 139 Manor Ave. SW in Concord. Each family w…

MARION Colista Eloise Lewis Harris, of Marion, passed away on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at Mission Hospital from complications related to heart surgery. She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Freddy Jayson Harris and her children: Hilary Seagle and husband, Russ, of Cullowhee, Paige Harr…

Thursday, October 05, 2017
Wednesday, October 04, 2017
Tuesday, October 03, 2017

CONOVER Cheryl "Cheri" Lea Mashburn, 53, of Conover died Friday, Sept. 29, 2017. The memorial service will be held at 6 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 5, at Saint Marks Lutheran Church, 3216 W. Main St. in Claremont. The family will receive friends at the church from 4:30 to 6 p.m., prior to the servi…

Sunday, October 01, 2017
Friday, September 29, 2017

HICKORY Robert Warren Williams, 81, of Hickory, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, due to declining health as a result of Parkinson's disease. Bob was born Jan. 26, 1936, in Valdese, to the late James Clyde and Louise Warren Williams. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death …

CLAREMONT Troy Monroe Elmore, 56, of Claremont passed away Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017. Born Sept. 5, 1961, in Catawba County, he was the son of the late David and Shirley Mathis Elmore. Troy was a member of Shiloh United Methodist Church in Claremont and a member of Riverside Masonic Lodge 60…

MARION Bobby James Styles, age 85, of Marion, passed away on the night of Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at Autumn Care of Marion.