Ashe County Obituaries – Compiled June 26, 2012
Linda Harvey, D. June 24, 2012
Mrs. Linda Harvey, age 60, of Warrensville, died Sunday morning, June 24, 2012 at her residence.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 2:00pm at Boone Family Funeral Home with Rev. Chuck Call and Rev. Jimmy Galgano officiating. Burial will follow in the Ashelawn Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, June 27, 2012 from 12-2pm at Boone Family Funeral Home.
Mrs. Harvey was born July 1, 1951 to Wayne Jones and Bobbie Osborne. She worked as a secretary at Riverview Elementary School and also at Blue Ridge Elementary School for the last two years.
She is survived by her husband, Donnie Harvey; one son; Ryan Harvey and wife Amanda of Vienna, Austria; one daughter; Amy Blevins of Warrensville; parents Wayne and Bobbie Jones of Warrensville; grandmother; Delra Jones of Warrensville; one brother; Larry Jones and wife Debbie of Warrensville; one sister; Kathy Lowe of Winston Salem; two grandchildren; Dustin Blevins and Matthew Blevins; one great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews also survive.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Clifton Baptist Church, C/O Mary Richardson, 972 Carl Eastridge Road, Warrensville, NC 28693.
Funeral Service: Wednesday, June 27, 2012 2:00 PM Boone Family Funeral Home, Inc., West Jefferson, NC
Visitation: Wednesday, June 27, 2012 12:00 – 2:00 PM at Boone Family Funeral Home & Cremation Services, West Jefferson, NC
Interment: Ashelawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Jefferson, NC
Gleamus “Tony” Pruitt, D. June 23, 2012
Mr. Gleamus “Tony” Pruitt age 78, of Lansing, died on Saturday, June 23, 2012 at Ashe Memorial Hospital. Mr. Pruitt was born on June 23, 1934 in , NC to Roansa and Minerva Wagoner Pruitt. Mr. Pruitt was preceded in death by his parents, son, James Edward Barker and brothers & sisters.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 11:00 am at the Badger Funeral Home Chapel by Rev. Jim Greer and Rev.Dennis Poe.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at Badger Funeral Home.
Mr. Pruitt is survived by: Wife, Opal Blackburn Pruitt, four sons, Robert Lee Barker & wife Nancy of Lansing, Ronnie Earl Barker & wife Mary of West Jefferson, Jackson Gwyn Barker & wife Ina of Warrensville, Willard Dean Barker & wife Doris of Granite Falls, NC, one daughter, Barbara Ann Stuart & husband Rev. Tom of Lansing,two brothers, Squire Pruitt of Jefferson, Rev. Soloman Pruitt of Crumpler, three sisters, Rhoda Donnley of Tulsa, OK, Gretel Howell of Jefferson, Icel Howell Curtis of Lansing, nine grandchildren, Janet Hamm, Betty Miller, Karen Barker, Debra Walters, Zachery Stuart, Vicky Price, Kenneth Barker, Amy Presley, Ricky Barker also surviving are 14 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
Flowers will be appreciated, or memorials may be made to the family.
You may send and view condolences to the family through our website www.badgerfuneralhome.com.
Badger Funeral Home was entrusted with Mr. Pruitt’s arrangements.
View this video tribute: http://videos.lifetributes.com/315208
E.J. Hart, D. June 22, 2012
Mr. Earnest “E. J.” Hart Jr. age 75, of Lansing, NC died on Friday, June 22, 2012 at the Ashe Memorial Hospital. Mr. Hart was born on April 23, 1937 in , NC to the late Earnest Hart Sr. and Louetta Sheets Thompson. Mr. Hart was a member of Mt. Plesant Baptist Church. He retired from United Chemi-Con after 30 years. E.J. loved and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, June 25, 2012 at 2:00 pm at the Badger Funeral Home Chapel by Rev. Tommy Dollar and Rev. Dean Shepherd. Burial will follow in Scott-Blevins Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Sunday, June 24, 2012 at Badger Funeral Home.
Mr. Hart is survived by: Wife, Bobbie Blevins Hart, three daughters, Deborah Cox and husband Doug of Crumpler, Janet Elliott and husband Ronnie and Mary Johnson and husband Billy both of Lansing, four brothers, David Hart of MD, Robert Thompson, Donnie Thompson both of Jefferson, Ronnie Thompson of West Jefferson, three sister, Betty Duvall of Crumpler, Patsy Tedder of King, NC, Carol Segraves of West Jefferson, five grandchildren, Joseph Cox & wife Stacy, Melinda Lyons & husband Grag, Scottie May & wife Shelia, Eddie May & wife Amanda, Adam Johnson, nine great grandchildren, Kelsey Eldreth, Eli Lyons, Ethan Lyons, Haylee May, Heather May, Brandon May, Jacob May, Matthew May, Jasmine Johnson also surviving are several nieces and nephews.
Flowers will be appreciated.
You may send and view condolences to the family at www.badgerfuneralhome.com.
Badger Funeral Home was entrusted with Mr. Hart’s arrangements.
View Mr. Hart’s video tribute: http://videos.lifetributes.com/314750
Lloyd Donald Graham, D.June 20, 2012
Mr. Lloyd Donald Graham, age 63, of North Wilkesboro, NC died on Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at his home. Mr. Graham was born on August 27, 1948 in Ashe County, NC to Giles Warren and Blanche Sullivan Graham. Mr. Graham was preceded in death by his father and a brother, Jerry Graham. Mr. Graham was an Army veteran serving during the Vietnam era, receiving the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal, and the Vietnam Campaign Medal. He enjoyed playing basketball and spending time in the outdoors.
FUNERAL SERVICES HAVE BEEN POSTPONED!
Mr. Graham is survived by: fiancee, Sheila Brown of North Wilkesboro, NC; two sons, Jahn Graham of Lansing, NC and Jeremy Graham of Warrensville, NC; daughter, Cherie Graham of Oak Ridge, TN; stepson, Jacob Brown of Millers Creek, NC; stepdaughter, Christie Collins of North Wilkesboro, NC; mother, Blanche Sullivan Graham; two brothers, Larry Graham of Germanton, NC and David Graham of Whitetop, VA; also surviving are six grandchildren, two step-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
Flowers will be appreciated.
You may send and view condolences to the family at www.ashelawn.com. Ashelawn Memorial Chapel & Gardens was entrusted with Mr. Graham’s arrangements.
View this Video Tribute: http://videos.lifetributes.com/314277
Listings of Funeral Homes in Ashe County:
Ashelawn Memorial Chapel, Gardens & Mausoleum
3470 U.S. 221 N
P.O. Box 148
Jefferson, NC 28640
Badger Funeral Home
300 North Main Street
P.O. Box 139
West Jefferson, NC 28694
Boone Family Funeral Home
2005 Mount Jefferson Road
PO Box 786
West Jefferson, NC 28694