Dr. Karl Dean Custer, 71, of Winchester, Virginia, died Saturday, March 23, 2013 at his residence. Memorial contributions may be made to Emmanuel Baptist Church Mission Fund, 2774 Northwestern Pike, Winchester, Va., 22603, or to Blue Ridge Hospice, 333 W. Cork St., Winchester, Va., 22601.
Brett Dalton Jerome, 57, of Hickory died Monday, April 1, 2013 at Caldwell Hospice in Lenoir.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time.
Rudolph Lindermann McRee, 84, of Conover, died Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Concordia Lutheran Church, 216 5th Avenue SE, Conover, N.C., 28613.
Mable Hamrick Whisnant, 81 of Newton died Sunday, March 31, 2013 at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte. Memorials may be made to North Newton Baptist Church, 316 W. 21st Street, Newton, NC 28652.