Archive - Obituary
April 5th, 2013
Gene Thomas Jarrett, 82, of Conover, passed away Thursday, April 4, 2013 at his residence. The Jarrett Family is in the care of Robert F. Bennett, Funeral Service Licensee.
Dr. Karl Dean Custer, 71, of Winchester, Virginia, died Saturday, March 23, 2013 at his residence. Memorial contributions may be made to Emmanuel Baptist Church Mission Fund, 2774 Northwestern Pike, Winchester, Va., 22603, or to Blue Ridge Hospice, 333 W. Cork St., Winchester, Va., 22601.
Carl Alvin Gentry, 87, of Conover, passed away on Monday, April 1, 2013 at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton. The Gentry family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremations in Conover.
Dorothy “Dot” McKenzie Laney Hickman, 91, of Newton passed away Tuesday, April 02, 2013 at Catawba Valley Assisted Living in Claremont. Memorials may be given to: Catawba Regional Hospice, 3975 Robinson Rd., Newton, N.C., 28658.
Bernard Bowman Bock, 88, of Newton passed away Sunday, March 31, 2013 at Abernathy Laurels in Newton. Bass-Smith Funeral Home & Crematory in Hickory is serving the family of Bernard Bowman Bock.
Avis Hager Upchurch, 91, passed away Friday, March 29, 2013 at Hock Family Pavilion. Funeral service will be held 11 a.m., Monday, April 1, at Clements Funeral Chapel with Rev. Nathan Whittman officiating.
William Morgan Barnett, Jr., 81, passed away March 27, 2013 at Catawba Regional Hospice. The Barnett family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home in Hickory.
Thomas Wayne “Sid” Coulter, 66, of Newton died Monday, March 25, 2013 at his residence. The Coulter family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home & Crematory in Newton.
Gerald Lee Blanton, 72, of Conover, passed away Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at Catawba Valley Medical Center. The Blanton Family is in the care of Robert F. Bennett, Funeral Service Licensee.
Frank Lee Bailey, Sr., 84, of Sherrill Ford went home to be with his Lord on Tuesday, March 19, 2013 after a courageous fight with cancer. Burke Mortuary in Maiden is serving the Bailey Family.