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August 19, 2019

Obituaries

Jim Taylor passed away on August, 14, 2019

James "Jim" Taylor, 75, passed away on Wednesday August 14th at Mission Hospital in Asheville, NC. He was the husband of Gail Taylor and the son of the late Lawton and Blanche Taylor. Jim retired from Skyland Distributing and was a member of the Lake Hills Church of Candler where he was a member...

Vanessa Danielle Mexicano passed away on August, 12, 2019

Vanessa Mathis Mexicano, 31 of Sylva, went home to be with the Lord, Monday August 12, 2019. She was the wife of Miguel Mexicano and the daughter of Carl (Phyllis) Mathis and Janice (Jesus) Garcia. She dearly loved her family. Her children were her whole world. She loved to cook her Mexican dish...

Dorothy Elvina Painter passed away on August, 06, 2019

Mrs. Dorothy Farrior Painter of Sylva, North Carolina was peacefully called home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Tuesday, August 6th, 2019 at the full age of ninety-nine. She looked forward to this heavenly reunion with her husband James Vernon Painter, of Sylva, and her eldest so...

Virginia Rodriguez passed away on August, 03, 2019

Virginia Rodriguez, 80, of Webster, passed away Saturday August 3, 2019. A native of Puerto Rico, she was the daughter of the late Pedro Rodriguez and Virginia Robles. She was a devoted wife and the most loving mother to her daughter, Millie Cowan and her son Jose Morales. She loved many things i...

Jimmy Woodard passed away on August, 06, 2019

Jimmy Woodard, 58, of Sylva, went home to be with the Lord, Tuesday August 6, 2019. A native and lifelong resident of Jackson County, he was the son of the late James A. and Gladys Woodard. Jimmy worked for over 14 years at Environmental Inc. in Sylva. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending tim...