Harold “Brian” Stewart

Harold “Brian” Stewart, 52 of Maiden passed away March 14, 2019.

A celebration of life service will be held, March 23, 2019 at 3 p.m. at Webbs Chapel UMC, Denver, NC. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1 – 2:45 p.m. at the church.

Burke Mortuary in Maiden is serving the Stewart Family.

Alice “Faye” Gantt Reynolds

Alice “Faye” Gantt Reynolds, 76 passed away March 16, 2019.

A celebration of Faye’s life will be held at 3 p.m. March 20, 2019 at Lincolnton Church of God. Burial will be private. The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 2:45 p.m. prior to the service at the church.

 Carpenter-Porter Funeral & Cremation Services is serving the Reynolds family.

 Martha Propst Brooks

Martha Propst Brooks, 83, of Newton passed away March 17, 2019.

A memorial service to celebrate Martha’s life will be held March 20, 2019 at ­­­6 p.m. at Eastside Baptist Church in Newton. The family will receive friends today from 5 to 5:45 p.m. at Eastside Baptist Church.

Bennett Funeral Service of Conover is serving Brooks family.

 Timmy “Joe” Riffe

Timmy “Joe” Riffe, 59 passed away March 16, 2019.

 A gathering of friends will be announced at a later date.

Carpenter-Porter Funeral & Cremation Services is serving the Riffe family.

 Donna Denise Lane O’Quinn

Donna Denise Lane O’Quinn, 64, of Conover passed away March 19, 2019.

The funeral service will be held on March 22, 2019 at 1 p.m. at Emmanuel Baptist Church in Conover. Burial will follow at Conover City Cemetery. The family will receive friends on March 21, 2019 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the church.

Burke Mortuary and Crematory in Newton is serving the O’Quinn family.

 James (Dewey) Reel

James (Dewey) Reel, of Catawba, passed away March 17th, 2019.

The family will have a Gathering of Friends with light refreshments from 6 - 8 p.m. March 20th, 2019 at The Celebration Center of Jenkins Funeral Home. 

Jenkins Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Newton is serving the Catawba family.

 Catherine Diane McClain

Catherine Diane McClain 70 of Taylorsville passed away Tuesday, March 19th, 2019 at Gordon House Hospice. Born November 1st, 1948 she was the daughter of George Goss Jr. and Ollie Captolia McClain. 

Please sign the online guestbook at www.jenkinsfuneralhome.net. The McClain family has entrusted arrangements to Jenkins Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Newton 828-464-1555.

 James Curotolo

James Curotolo, 69, of Conover, passed away March 18, 2019.

 A memorial service to celebrate James’s life will be held March 23, 2019 at 2 p.m. at First United Methodist Church in Conover. The family will receive friends March 23, 2019 from 1 to 1:45 p.m. at First United Methodist Church.

Bennett Funeral Service of Conover is serving the Curotolo family.

 Debra Denise Setzer Kistler

Debra Denise Setzer Kistler, 62, of Lincolnton passed away on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at Carolina Caring.

 Born April 20, 1956 in Catawba County, she was the daughter of the late Olin “Bill” Setzer and Gracie Hefner Setzer. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her son, Winford Lawrence “June Bug” Berry, Jr. She will be remembered for her giving soul.

 Survivors include her husband, William Jay “Bill” Kistler; three children, Wendy Rewerts and husband Brett, Samuel Beard and wife Nichole, and Brandy Sprouse and Zack; and two siblings, Johnny Setzer and wife Kitty and Donna Sigmon and husband Eddie. She is also survived by six grandchildren, four fur babies, three nephews, and two nieces. A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

 In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Carolina Caring, 3975 Robinson Rd, Newton, NC 28658 or the American Cancer Society, 1901 Brunswick Ave, Suite 100, Charlotte, NC 28207.

Bass-Smith Funeral Home in Hickory is serving the family and on-line condolences may be sent to www.bass-smithfuneralhome.com.

Rebekah Andrews Beal

Rebekah Andrews Beal, age 71, of Crouse, died on Sunday, March 17, 2019.

A memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 23, 2019, in the Warlick Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Alan Wheeler and Rev. Todd Auton officiating.  The family will receive friends on Saturday from 1:00 until 2:30 p.m. at the funeral home. 

Rebekah was born July 30, 1947, in Liberty, South Carolina, to the late Alfred ‘Andy’ Andrews and Hazel Patterson Andrews.   She worked for Lincoln County Schools for a short time and then later retired from Wix Filters. She loved her family, the beach and Dalton, Avery, and Oliver were her source of strength and purpose. The family would like to thank the staff of CMC Main and Dickson Heart ICU for their extraordinary care of her.

She is survived by a daughter, Amanda ‘Amie’ Norcutt of Iron Station; a son, Dan Beal (Emily) of Vale; a brother, Butch Andrews (Joyce) of Lincolnton; a sister, Melissa Scronce (Joe) of Lincolnton; three grandchildren, Hannah Norcutt, Emily Norcutt Huss (Andrew), and Dalton Beal; two great-grandchildren, Avery and Oliver; numerous nieces and nephews whom she loved dearly as well as special family friends, Gary Montgomery, Erin and Jameson Selbe. 

Memorials may be made to The Masonic Home for Children, 600 College Street, Oxford, NC  27560, or to the charity of one’s choice.

Warlick Funeral Home is serving the Beal family.

  Carolyn Sullivan Clinton

Carolyn Sullivan Clinton, age 74, of Jacksonville Florida, died on Friday, March 5, 2019.

 A traditional graveside service to celebrate her life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 23, 2019, at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Cherryville, North Carolina. 

 Carolyn was born in Charlotte, North Carolina, and was a lifelong resident of Jacksonville, Florida.  She was preceded in death by her husband and her parents, Walter Everett Clinton and Kathryn Sullivan Clinton. 

 She is survived by family members as well as many dear friends all over the country. 

 Warlick Funeral Home is serving the Clinton family.`

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