Matthew Clayton Drendel, 35, of Hickory, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010, at his residence. The Drendel family has entrusted the funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Hickory.
Kary David Drum, 50, of Maiden, passed away Friday, Nov. 26, 2010, at Wake Forest University Medical Center in Winston-Salem. Burke Mortuary is serving the Drum family.
David Carlton Sims, 64, of Conover, passed away Friday, Nov. 26, 2010, at Catawba Valley Medical Center in Hickory. Burke Mortuary in Newton is serving the Sims family.
Joy Jean Jaeger Dowdal, 78, of Hickory, died Thursday, Nov. 25, 2010, at Brian Center, East.
No ceremony is planned at this time.
Mary Etta Pittman Maul, 68, of Newton, died Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010, at Palliative CareCenter and Hospice of Catawba Valley. A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 28, 2010, at Jenkins Funeral Home Chapel in Newton.
Phyllis Jean Charles Scarbro, 76, of Conover, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010, at Palliative Care Center and Hospice of Catawba Valley. The family will receive friends Sunday from 3-3:45 p.m. at Burke Mortuary in Newton prior to the service.
Stella Huffman Shook, 82, of Catawba, died Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010, at Valley Nursing Center in Taylorsville. The Shook family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Conover.
Margaret McRee Keener, 89, of Newton, passed away peacefully in the hands of our Lord on Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010, at Palliative CareCenter and Hospice of Catawba Valley in Newton. The Keener family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home & Crematory in Newton.
Zahra Clare Baker, 10, of Hickory, is in the presence of angels and in the arms of her heavenly father. A celebration of life service will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010, in the Chapel of Drum Funeral Home in Hickory with the Rev. Larry Cooley officiating.