Archive - Obituary
February 8th, 2013
Wayne Edward Benfield, 80, of Conover died on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013 at Catawba Valley Medical Center in Hickory. Memorials may be made to Sandy Ridge Baptist Church in Hickory.
William Raymond “W.R.” Lutz, Jr., 88, of Settlemyre Bridge Road, Newton, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 6 at Frye Regional Medical Center, Hickory following a brief illness. Bass-Smith Funeral Home in Hickory is serving the family of W.R. Lutz, Jr. and condolences may be left at www.bass-smithfuneralhome.com.
Willie Mae Abernathy Mundy, 90, formerly of Long Island Rd., Catawba, passed away, Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013 at the Statesville Brian Center. Nicholson Funeral Home is serving the family of Willie Mae Mundy.
Nadene Arndt Bumgarner, 87, of Catawba passed away Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013 at Abernathy Laurels in Newton. Burke Mortuary in Newton is serving the Bumgarner family.
Kathryn Ann Smith McGhee, 82 of Conover, died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013 at her residence. There are no services planned at this time.
Thomas Franklin Davis, Sr., 74, of Conover passed away Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013 at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton. Burke Mortuary in Newton is serving the Davis family.
December 11th, 2012
Andrew Stephen Irby, 26, of Hickory died Friday Dec. 7, 2012 at Frye Regional Medical Center. The family will receive friends from 2-3 p.m. Friday Dec. 14, at Jenkins Funeral Home.
Donald E. Black, age 70, of Newton passed away Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012 at Presbyterian Hospital Hunterville. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Burke Mortuary in Maiden.
Jimmy Lee Crouse, 60, of Denver died Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012 at his residence. To honor Jimmy’s wishes there will be no service scheduled.
Bernice Robinson Caldwell, 86, of Maiden passed away Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, at Catawba Valley Medical Center in Hickory. Burke Mortuary in Newton is serving the Caldwell family.