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Willa Dean “Dean” Hefner Hedrick, 76, of Conover, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013 at Catawba Valley Medical Center. The Hedrick family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremations in Conover.
Jackie Matson, 88, died Tuesday evening, Feb. 12, 2013 at Abernathy Laurels in Newton. The Matson Family has entrusted the funeral arrangements to Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home & Crematory in Newton.
Ramona Setzer Moose, 75, of Newton, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 at Valdese General Hospital in Valdese. The Moose Family is in the care of Robert F. Bennett, Funeral Service Licensee.
E. Hampton Schell passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013 at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton following a period of declining health. The Schell family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremations in Conover.
James Robert Edwards, 66, of Stanley died Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013 at his residence. Memorials may be given to Hospice of Lincoln County, 107 North Cedar Street, Lincolnton, N.C., 28092.
Geneva Cornelius Hastings, 84, of Conover died on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013 at Carillon Assisted Living in Newton. Memorials may be made to Friendship United Methodist Church in Newton.
Linda Stirewalt Travis, 70, died Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013 at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Catawba Regional Hospice, 3975 Robinson Road, Newton, N.C., 28658 or Fairbrook Baptist Church, 2278 19th Avenue SE, Hickory, N.C., 28602.
Xang Yang, 47, of Hickory died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013 at Catawba Valley Medical Center. The funeral will be conducted at Jenkins Funeral Home & Pavilion on Startown Road in Newton. Burial will follow in TBD Cemetery.