- Special Sections
Scotty Ray Shook, age 50, of Claremont, died on Feb. 18, 2014 at Catawba Valley Medical Center in Hickory. A memorial service will be held on Sunday, Feb, 23, 2014 at 4 p.m. in the Chapel of Drum Funeral Home in Conover with Rev. Howard Stroup officiating.
Tiechia Shantae Mack, age 33, of Hickory, died Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014 at her residence. The family will receive friends thirty minutes prior to the service. The Rev. Kathy Johnson will officiate.
Donald E. Hoke, age 84, of Hickory, died on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014 at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time.
Ira Lee Lafone, age 72, of Conover, died on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time.