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Elsie Sigmon Smith, 88, of Vale passed away Monday, April 21, 2014 at Catawba Regional Hospice. The Smith family is in the care of Robert F. Bennett Funeral Service Licensee, 828-465-2111.
Carolyn Elaine Drum, 85, of Washington, D.C. died Sunday, April 13, 2014. Memorial contributions may be made to The Little Sisters of the Poor.
Kelvin Douglas Ferguson, age 41, of Newton died Sunday, April 20, 2014 at his residence. The family will receive friends on Thursday, April 24, 2014 from 6:00-7:30 p.m. at Burke Mortuary in Newton.
Franklin Blair Abernethy died on Sunday, April 20, 2014 at Abernethy Laurels in Newton. Funeral services will be held at a later date.