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Burnette Davis Blanton, 69 of Conover, passed away Friday, April 12, 2013 at Frye Regional Medical Center. The Blanton Family is in the care of Robert F. Bennett, Funeral Service Licensee.
Joseph “Joe” Darien Burgess, 69, of Conover passed away April 13, 2013 at Catawba Valley Medical Center, Born July 25, 1943 in Catawba County, he was the son of the late John Burgess and the late Frances Moore Burgess. Joe was a Vietnam Army veteran. Burke Mortuary in Newton is serving the Burgess family.
Drako Lucius Brown, infant son was born and died Saturday, April 13, 2013. He was the son of James Monroe Brown and Sarah Marie Brown of Newton.
No services are planned at this time.
Betty Lou Scronce Shrum, 86, of Lincolnton died Sunday, April 14, 2013 at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton. The family will receive friends, Tuesday, April 16, from 6-7:30 p.m. at Lawings Chapel Church in Maiden.
Thomas Mark Suttlemyre, 52 of Hickory, died Thursday, April 11, 2013 at Frye Regional Medical Center.
The family received friends at the church following the Memorial Service.