Obituaries

Wade James Cook

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Wade James Cook born May 6, 1938, went home to be with the Lord Thursday May 28, 2020. A native of Swain County he was the son of the late Roy and Mamie Cook.

Cheryl Lynn Grant Maxey

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Local Author Cheryl Lynn Grant Maxey, 62, of Bryson City went home to be with the Lord and her son on Friday May 29, 2020.

Lavinia M. DeHart

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Lavinia M. DeHart, 88, of Almond NC passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2020. A native of Graham County, she was the daughter of the late McKinley and Icie Greene.

Tina Johnson Bowers

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Tina Johnson Bowers, 50 passed away on Friday May 29, 2020 at her home in Cherokee North Carolina, after a hard but short battle with cancer.

Tyler Crowe

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On Monday May 25, 2020 Tyler Crowe passed away.  He was born on May 28, 1987.  Tyler would have celebrated his 33rd birthday this week.  He was born in Cherokee, NC and grew up in Buncombe County. 

Pharris Edwin (Dock) Cutshaw

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It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Pharris Edwin (Dock) Cutshaw, 68, of Bryson City.  He passed at his home on Saturday, May 16, 2020 following an extended illness.

Mary Ida Bowman Elliott

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With profound sadness, we announce the peaceful passing of Mary Ida Bowman Elliott during the morning hours of Thursday, May 21, 2020.  She spent her final days at the Cherokee Indian Hospital wher

Reona Mae Calhoun DeHart

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Reona Mae Calhoun DeHart, 80, of Bryson City went home to be with the Lord Monday May 18, 2020. A native of Swain County she was the daughter of the late Woodrow and Myrtle Crisp Calhoun.