- Special Sections
Connie Canipe Miller, 42, of Conover, passed away Tuesday, March 15, 2011. Arrangements are incomplete at Burke Mortuary in Newton.
John “Jake” Lawrence James, 88, of Conover, died Wednesday, March 16, 2011, at Abernethy Laurels in Newton. The James family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremation in Conover.
Jeffrey Clayton Ball, 54, of Troutman, formerly of Catawba, died Thursday, March 17, 2011, at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete with Drum Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Conover.
Keisha Danielle Short, 25, of Middleburg, Fla., formerly of Hickory, died Friday, Feb. 18, 2011. A service of remembrance will be held at 11 a.m. Sunday, March 20, 2011, at Drum Funeral Home Chapel in Conover.