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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.
George Howard Rhinehardt, 71, died Jan. 28, 2013. The burial will follow the service at Central Cemetery, will be held on Friday, Feb. 8, at 1 p.m. at Burke Mortuary Chapel in Newton.