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August 08, 2020

Obituaries

Michael Irwin Draughon passed away on August, 02, 2020

Michael I. Draughon, Jr., age 67, passed away on the evening of Sunday, August 2, 2020, in Sylva, North Carolina. A native of New Orleans, Mike was born on May 17, 1953, to the late Audrey (Foruria) & Michael I. Draughon, Sr. For over 30 years, Mike was a dedicated automotive mechanic an...

Sonny Sellers passed away on March, 30, 2020

Lonnie David “Sonny” Sellers was born March 6, 1935 in Delray Beach, Florida and passed away March 30, 2020 at the age of 85. He was the son of Allie May Sellers and Fred Durant Sellers, who were both born in Ruby, SC. They moved to Delray Beach, FL in 1928. In addition to his parents, he...

Mary Lynn Jocoy passed away on August, 03, 2020

Mary Lynn Jocoy (nee Griffin), age 77, of Tuckasegee, NC, passed away on Monday, August 3, 2020 at Mission Hospital, Asheville. Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to Appalachian Funeral Services and Crematorium.

Carol Cabe passed away on August, 06, 2020

Carol Cabe, 83, of Franklin, NC, passed away Thursday August 6, 2020. A native of Douglas, Georgia and longtime resident of Brunswick, Georgia, she was the daughter of the late Malcolm and Naomie Newbarn. She was a member of Rose Creek Baptist Church and also attended Riverside Church in Franklin...

Vanessa Jodale McDowell passed away on August, 04, 2020

Vanessa Jodale McDowell, 58, of Sylva, passed away Tuesday August 4, 2020. A native and lifelong resident of Jackson County, she was the daughter of Yvonne Bryson McDowell of Sylva and the late Joe Louis McDowell. She was a member of Liberty Baptist Church and in addition to her father was also ...