BAKERSVILLE -- Virgie Estelle Burleson, 89, of Bakersville, passed away Wednesday, June 8, 2016, at Johnson City Medical Center.
SPRUCE PINE -- Corey Shawn Pittman, 41, of Harris Street, Spruce Pine, died Monday, May 30, 2016, at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine.
SPRUCE PINE -- Phillip Ray ‘Phil’ Jordan, 50, of Vaughn Road, Spruce Pine, died Sunday, May 29, 2016, at Care Partners in Asheville.
MORGANTON -- Rusty “Jacob” Jenkins, 34, died Thursday, May 19, 2016. The funeral was June 4, 2016, at West Court Baptist Church. Sossoman Funeral Home is assisting the family.
SPRUCE PINE -- Willis Lavene Saunders Botney, of Spruce Pine, passed away Thursday, Jan. 7, at Brookside Rehabilitation and Care in Burnsville. A memorial service will be 2 p.m.