Ruth H. Lowery, 91, of Feld-spar Street, Spruce Pine, died Saturday, May 7, 2016.
Lace Stafford, 87, of Stafford Lane, Newland, the Plumtree community, died Saturday, May 7, 2016 at the Johnson City Medical Center.
Nola Hughes, 84, of Ned Hughes Road, Spruce Pine, in the Estatoe community, died Tuesday, May 3, 2016, at the Johnson City Medical Center in Johnson City, Tennessee.
Martin Dale Hughes, 51, of Tempie Mountain Road, Spruce Pine, died Monday, May 9, 2016, at the St. Joseph’s campus of Mission hospitals in Asheville.
Gloria Jean Hembree, 81, of Bakersville, passed away April 29, 2016. She was a native of Ottawa, Illinois, and the daughter of the late Frank and Nellie Monterastelli.