Archive - Obituary
March 18th, 2014
Sharon A. Johnston, age 65, of Conover, passed away Friday, March 14, 2014 at her residence. The Johnston family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home in Conover.
Alvin Franklin Seitz, 87, of Newton, died Saturday March 15, 2014 at Catawba Valley Medical Center. The Seitz family has entrusted arrangements to Jenkins Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Newton-#828-464-1555.
Anthony â€śTonyâ€ť Dee Gadfield, 57, of Newton, died Thursday, March 13, 2014 at Brian Center of Hickory. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Back Pack for Kids, P.O. Box 1373, Newton, NC 28658.
Audrey Christina Troutman Mundy, age 85, of Catawba, passed away Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Iredell Memorial Hospital in Statesville. Burke Mortuary in Newton is serving the Mundy family.
Dorothy â€śDotâ€ť Rose Eckard Sipe, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, passed peacefully into eternal glory with her Creator on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 after a period of declining health at Conover Nursing Home. The Sipe family has entrusted arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremations in Conover, NC.
Hope Brooks, age 60, of Hickory, died Sunday, March 9, 2014 at Frye Regional Medical Center. Memorials may be made to: St. Jude Childrenâ€™s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Memphis, TN 28148-0142
James Julius Funk II, 83, of Conover, died on Monday, March 10, 2014 at Conover Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Conover. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time.
Margaret Elizabeth Setzer Starnes, 91, loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother of Granite Falls, peacefully passed away March 8, 2014, at Catawba Valley Regional Hospice. The Starnes family has entrusted service arrangements to Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home & Cremations in Newton.
Mary Norris Drum, 95 of Hickory, passed away Friday, March 7, 2014 at Catawba Regional Hospice. Bass-Smith Funeral Home is serving the family of Mary Norris Drum.
Robin Sharpe Benfield, 56 of Claremont, passed away Thursday, March 6, 2014 at Catawba Regional Hospice. The Benfield family is in the care of Robert F. Bennett, Funeral Service Licensee, 828-465-2111.
Michael Scott Norris, age 31, of Newton died Tuesday, March 4, 2014. Memorials may be made to: Toys for Tots or Veterans Inc., 69 Grove Street, Worcester, MA 01605.
Nhia Chou Vang, 68 of Hickory died Friday, Feb. 21, 2014 at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton. Burial will follow Monday, March 10, 2014 at Southside Cemetery in Newton.
Pleaze David Guynn, age 63, of Conover, died Monday, March 3, 2014 at Davie Medical Center in Mocksville. Memorials may be made to Boy Scouts of America, Troop 322, 310 5th Street NE, Conover, NC 28613.
Charles Richard Medlin Sr. â€śBig Mâ€ť, age 65, of Newton, passed away Saturday, March 1, 2014 at Brian Center East in Hickory. Burke Mortuary in Newton is serving the Medlin family.
Martha Pope Carpenter, 93, passed away Sunday, March 2, 2014 at Abernethy Laurels in Newton. The Carpenter family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremations in Conover.