Martha Smith Yount, of Blowing Rock, died Wednesday, March 2, 2011, at Watauga Medical Center in Boone. The Yount family has entrusted the funeral arrangements to Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home & Crematory in Newton.
John W. Hatchett passed away peacefully in his sleep at Carillon Assisted Living in Newton on March 5, 2011. Catawba Memorial Park, Funerals and Cremations are providing professional services to the Hatchett family.
Samuel "Sammy" Ray Cook, 55, of Vale, passed away peacefully at home Saturday, March 5, 2011, after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer. Stamey Funeral Home of Fallston is serving the Cook family.
Ann Howard Harwell Stutts, 89, of Hickory, passed away Saturday, March 5, 2011, at Catawba Valley Medical Center. Burke Mortuary in Newton is serving the Stutts family.