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Betty Jo Miller Howard, age 87, passed away on August 14, 2013, at Catawba Valley Medical Center.
The Howard family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremations in Conover, NC.
Steve Thomas Roberts, 66 of Newton, passed away Wednesday, August 14, 2013, at Charles George VA Medical Center in Asheville. The Roberts family is in the care of Robert F. Bennett, Funeral Service Licensee, 828-465-2111
Steve Tyrone Mathis, 71, of Maiden died Wednesday, August 14, 2013, at his residence. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mt. View Baptist Church Building Fud, 5045 E. Maiden Rd., Maiden, NC 28650 or Hospice and Palliative Care of Lincoln County, 107 N. Cedar St., Lincolnton, NC 28092.
David “Brandon” Mikeal of Hickory died Monday, Aug. 12, 2013. In lieu of flowers, offerings can be made to Healing Springs Church, P.O. Box 98, Hickory, NC 28603, to support the family's needs.