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Billy “Mark” Sigmon, 50, of Maiden, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010, at Catawba Valley Medical Center of a possible blood clot to the lungs. The family will receive friends, prior to the service, Saturday, Sept. 25, from 10–10:45 a.m. at Burke Mortuary Chapel in Maiden.
Dorcas Priscilla Carpenter Gabriel, 85, of Newton, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010, at Palliative CareCenter and Hospice of Catawba Valley in Newton. Burke Mortuary in Newton is serving the Gabriel family.
J. Reid Poovey Jr., 81, of Conover, died Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010, at Palliative CareCenter& Hospice of Catawba Valley. The Poovey family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Conover.
Marvin “Burr” Pinkney Deal, 88, of Claremont, died Thursday, Sept. 23, 2010, at the Brian Center-East in Hickory. The Deal family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Conover.