Walter Carl “Bud” Hilderbran, age 81, of Newton passed away Monday, Jan. 20, 2014 at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton. Burke Mortuary in Newton is serving the Hilderbran family.
Dr. Jerry William Sowers, Sr., born March 24, 1936, passed away on Jan. 17, 2014, while on vacation with his wife, Martha, in Puerto Rico. The Sowers family has entrusted the funeral arrangements to Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home and Crematory in Newton.
James Edward Gore, 81, of Conover, died Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014 at Brian Center in Viewmont. The family will receive friends Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014 from 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Morning Star First Baptist Church.
Roscoe Harvey Murray, Jr, age 89, of Lincolnton died Jan. 19, 2014 at his residence. The interment will be in the church cemetery.