Obituaries

Darrell Ray Weatherman

Darrell Ray Weatherman

Sept. 16, 1929 - April 21, 2017

Darrell Ray Weatherman, 87, of Morganton, NC, passed away Friday, April 21, 2017. He was born in Burke County on September 16, 1929 to the late Curtis and Elva L. Weatherman. Darrell served in the ...

Betty Styers Harbison

Betty Styers Harbison

Dec. 16, 1930 - April 21, 2017

Betty Styers Harbison, 86, of Morganton, NC passed away Friday, April 21, 2017. She was born in Davidson County, NC on December 16, 1930 and was the daughter of the late Sanford Cornelius Styers and ...

David Gary Throneburg, Sr.

David Gary Throneburg, Sr.

Jan. 19, 1942 - April 17, 2017

David Gary Throneburg, Sr., 75, of Morganton, NC, died Monday, April 17, 2017. He was born in Caldwell County on January 19, 1942 to Fay Rhodes Throneburg and the late Rodger Vowell Throneburg. He was ...

Lucy Smith Ledford

Lucy Smith Ledford

April 13, 1925 - April 17, 2017

Lucy Smith Ledford, 92, of Morganton, NC passed away on Monday, April 17, 2017 at Shaire Center in Lenoir. She was born on April 13, 1925 in Cleveland County, NC and was the daughter of ...

Harold William Dula

Harold William Dula

Nov. 13, 1927 - April 15, 2017

Harold William Dula entered his rest on Saturday, April 15th, 2017. Born November 13th, 1927 to Cloyd and Millie Corpening Dula, he was a native of the Dulatown community in Lenoir where he lived most ...

Patricia Elaine Scott

Patricia Elaine Scott

June 11, 1941 - April 15, 2017

Heaven has gained another angel; Patricia Elaine Scott, 75, of Glen Alpine passed away Saturday, April 15, 2017.  Born in Burke County, NC on June 11, 1941, she was the daughter of the late Joseph ...

Gloria Curtis Jernigan

Gloria Curtis Jernigan

Nov. 6, 1941 - April 15, 2017

Gloria Curtis Jernigan, 75, of Hudson, formerly of Morganton, passed away Saturday, April 15, 2017.  Born in Burke County, NC on November 6, 1941, she was the daughter of the late Luther Curtis and Ruth ...

Senia Carpenter Pendley

Senia Carpenter Pendley

April 3, 1916 - April 15, 2017

Senia Carpenter Pendley, 101, of Morganton, NC went to be with Jesus on Saturday, April 15, 2017.  Born in Mitchell County, NC on April 3, 1916, she was the daughter of the late Henry Carpenter ...

Rev. Connor Lewis Corkran, Jr.

Rev. Connor Lewis Corkran, Jr.

Aug. 10, 1930 - April 14, 2017

The Rev. Connor Lewis Corkran, Jr., 86, of Morganton, NC died Friday, April 14, 2017 at his home..  Born August 10, 1930 in Baltimore, MD, he was the first of 6 children born to the ...

Patsy Fisher Compton

Patsy Fisher Compton

July 6, 1936 - April 14, 2017

Patsy Fisher Compton, 80, of Morganton, NC passed away Friday, April 14, 2017.  Born in Burke County, NC on July 6, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Robert A. Fisher and Pansy Hudson ...

Christopher Lee “Chris” Shell

Christopher Lee “Chris” Shell

Nov. 16, 1973 - April 14, 2017

Christopher Lee “Chris” Shell, 43, of Morganton, NC passed away on Friday, April 14, 2017. He was born in Burke County, NC on November 16, 1973 and was the son of Richard Allen Shell and ...

Wade Hensley

Wade Hensley

May 8, 1943 - April 10, 2017

Wade Hensley, 73, of Morganton, NC passed away Monday, April 10, 2017. Born in Harlan County, KY on May 8, 1943, he was the son of the late John Milton Hensley and Ruby Mae Muncy ...