Katherine Sue Buchanan, 68, of Claremont died Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, at her residence. Memorials may be made to Catawba Regional Hospice, 3975 Robinson Road, Newton, NC 28658.
Robert Eugene Thompson, 70, of Washington, D.C., formerly of Maiden, died Oct. 25, 2013, at Clinton Nursing and Rehab Center, Clinton, Md. Memorial service will be 3 p.m., Friday, Nov. 7, 2013, at Glorious Church of God in Newton, NC. The family will receive friends 30 minutes prior to the service.
Xai Pao Xiong, 82, of Lincolnton died Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton. He was born Dec. 2, 1930 in Laos. The Hmong funeral will begin Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, and conclude Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013, at Jenkins Pavilion and Gathering Center in Newton.