Obituaries

Bill Dyer

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Bill Dyer, 69, of Sylva went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, January 9th, 2020 after an extended illness.

Julius A. Zeke Jones

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Julius A. Zeke Jones, 90, of Bryson City, formerly of Kinston, NC passed away Wednesday, January 1, 2020.

Shirley McMahan

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Shirley McMahan, 76, of Bryson City went home to be with the Lord Sunday, January 12, 2020. A native of Swain County she was the daughter of the late Thad and Jessica Phillips Herron.

Raymond Grant

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Raymond Grant, 78, of Whittier went home to be with the Lord Friday, January 10, 2019 at his residence. A native of Swain County, he was the son of the late Henry and Ellen Lequire Grant.

Ellen M McGaha

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Ellen M McGaha, 67, of Bryson City went home to be with the Lord Saturday, January 4, 2019.

Rickie Calvin Garrison

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Rickie Calvin Garrison, age 69, of the Shepherd’s Creek Community, Bryson City, North Carolina, died January 5, 2020, at home surrounded by his family and friends.

Dan Conner

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Dan Conner, age 92 of Pigeon Forge, passed away Tuesday, December 24, 2019.

Kathryn “Kathy’ Holder

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Kathryn “Kathy’ Holder, 64, of Whittier, went home to be with the Lord, Tuesday evening December 24, 2019. A native of Swain County she was the daughter of the late Bob and Vinnie Queen Hyde.

Robert Dennis Mathews

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Robert Dennis Mathews of the Tow String Community, Cherokee, NC, soared home with the Angels on December 26th, 2019.