Junius Robert Gaither, Jr. (Bob), 90, of Newton, passed away at home early Sunday morning June 23, 2013. The Gaither family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home and Crematory in Newton.
Earl Johnson, 81, of Newton passed away Saturday, June 22, 2013 at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton. Burke Mortuary in Newton is serving the Johnson family.
Helen Rose Sigmon Martin, 84, of Conover, passed away Saturday, June 22, 2013, at Catawba Valley Medical Center. The Martin family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home and Cremation, in Conover.
James Cleveland Cranford, 91, of Newton died Friday, June 21, 2013 at Conover Nursing & Rehab in Conover. Memorials may be made to: Calvary Baptist Church Family Life Center, 219 South Main Ave., Newton, N.C., 28658.
James Petrie Lowrance, 82, of Catawba died Saturday, June 22, 2013 at Sherrills Ford Hospice House.
Rella Ann Reid, 48, of Lincolnton, died Saturday June 22, 2013 at Levine & Dickson Hospice House in Huntersville, with her loving partner by her side. The funeral service will be 3 p.m., Wednesday June, 26 in the chapel at Jenkins Funeral Home in Newton.