Obituaries

Rosalind Tovar

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    Rosalind Haywood Dooly Tovar passed away Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, in Valley View Care & Rehabilitation Center in Andrews.

Blakely Baker

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    Blakely McCoy Baker, 81, of Murphy, died Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in a Murphy hospital.

Gary Ledford

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    Gary Dale Ledford, 56, of Murphy, passed away Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, in Chattanooga, Tenn.

Rosalind Tovar

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    Rosalind Haywood Dooly Tovar passed away Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, in Valley View Care & Rehabilitation Center in Andrews.

Bernice Beavers

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    Betty “Bernice” Sue Green Beavers, 83, of Morganton, N.C., formerly Murphy, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020.

Lori Herron

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    Lori Ann Herron, 51, of Atlanta, Ga., and formerly of Murphy, passed away Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, at her residence.
    She was a native of Murphy and attended Murphy High School.

Harold Farmer

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    Harold David Farmer, 69, passed unexpectedly Tuesday night, Sept. 8, 2020, of an upper GI bleed at Valley View Care & Rehabilitation in Andrews, where he has resided the past five years.

Karl Godert

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    Almost reaching 97 years, Karl Godert (Carl Henry Godert), born July 2, 1923, in Buffalo, N.Y., passed away on May 4, 2020, in Fort Myers, Fla.

Janice Raxter

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    Janice L. Raxter, 76, of Murphy, passed away Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020.
    She was born in Andrews but was raised in Roanoke Rapids.

David Rife

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    David Granville Rife, 77, of Marble, beloved son, husband, daddy, grandpa, brother and uncle went peacefully into the arms of his heavenly Father on Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020.