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Amanda â€śDawnâ€ť Ballard Edwards, 55, of Newton, passed away Friday, Nov. 8, 2013 at her residence. The Edwards family is in the care of Robert F. Bennett, Funeral Service Licensee, 828-465-2111.
Mildred Ramseur Hewitt, age 92, of Myrtle Beach, S.C., formerly of Newton, passed away Monday, Sept. 30, 2013 at her residence. The Hewitt family has entrusted the funeral arrangements to Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home & Cremations in Newton.
Penny Turnmire Howard, 41, of Lenoir, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 at CMC-Charlotte. A memorial service will be held Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Miracle Church, 211 North Fairview Dr. Lenoir, NC 28645.