Margaret Elizabeth Setzer Starnes, 91, loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother of Granite Falls, peacefully passed away March 8, 2014, at Catawba Valley Regional Hospice. The Starnes family has entrusted service arrangements to Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home & Cremations in Newton.
Bill Sherrill, 84, of Newton, passed away on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at Abernethy Laurels in Newton. The Sherrill family has entrusted arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremations in Conover.
Ralph Pressley Hastings Sr., age 85, of Conover passed away Sunday, March 9, 2014 at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton. Burke Mortuary in Newton is serving the Hastings family.
Judith Caroline “Judy” Whisenant Stevenson, 75, of Statesville, died Friday, March 7, 2014, in the Gordon Hospice House. The family will visit with friends on Tuesday evening 6-8 p.m. at Nicholson Funeral Home.