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Douglas James Gajus Jr., 45, of Sherrills Ford, passed away May 13, 2011, at his residence.
Memorial services will be held Wednesday, May 18, 2011, at 5:30 p.m. at E. F. Drum Funeral Home.
Margie Mae Earle Williams, 71, of Vale, died Friday, May 13, 2011. Her funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 17, 2011, in the Warlick Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Justin Houser officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery.
Kevin Michael Caldwell, 56, of Maiden, passed away Saturday, May 14, 2011, at Palliative CareCenter and Hospice of Catawba Valley in Newton. Burke Mortuary in Maiden is serving the Caldwell family.
Arthur Alfred Lutz, 87, of Newton, passed away Friday, May 13, 2011, at Catawba Valley Medical in Hickory. Burke Mortuary in Maiden is serving the Lutz family.
Calvin William Reynolds, 72, of Maiden, passed away Saturday, May 14, 2011, at Catawba Valley Medical Center in Hickory. Burke Mortuary in Maiden is serving the Reynolds family.
Somboune Simalayvong, 59, of Newton, died Sunday, May 15, 2011, at Catawba Valley Palliative CareCenter of Catawba Valley. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Friday, May 20, 2011, at Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home and Crematory.
Carol Lail, 86, of Hickory, died Sunday, May 15, 2011, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Drum Funeral Home in Hickory.
DeEtte Wilson Cauthen, 86, of Hickory, died Saturday, May 14, 2011, surrounded by her family at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center from heart failure following surgery. A memorial service and celebration of her life will be held at 2 p.m. May 18 at the home of Jackie and Allen Finley, 4385 Second St. Lane, NW, in Hickory.