John Pareti

    John Lawrence Pareti, 70, of Murphy, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016, in an Asheville VA hospital.
    He was a native of Hackensack, N.J., but moved to Murphy in 2009.

Judith Beyer

    Judith Elizabeth Beyer, surrounded by love, passed away Monday, Dec. 21, 2015. She was a native of New Orleans, La., and resident of Murphy for the past 25 years.

Jack Mintz

    Jack Mintz, 89, of Andrews, died Monday, Jan. 4, 2016.
    Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016, at Andrews First Baptist Church.

John Richard Lynn

    John Richard “Dick” Lynn, 80, of Murphy, went home to glory on Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015.
    Dick was born May 1, 1935, in Ohio to the late John Lynn and Lucille Burt Lynn.

David Thompson

David Thompson, 83, of Hayesville, died Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015. A memorial service will be held at noon Wednesday, Dec. 23, at Townson-Rose Funeral Home Chapel of Hayesville. Townson-Rose Funeral Ho