Jon Edward Owle – obituary

  Jon Edward Owle was resourceful in meeting the many challenges he faced in life.  On Jan. 23, 2020, the Rubella virus that caused his deafness at birth ended his life.  Born in 1963, Jon missed getting the protection that the Measles, Mumps and Rubella vaccine gives now. Jon lived independently until 2011 and had many friends in Bryson City More...

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By Scott On Tuesday, January 21st, 2020

Mildred Smith – obituary

  Mildred Smith, 87, of Cherokee, was welcomed into the arms of God Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020. A native of Swain County, she was the daughter of the late Alvin and Nancy Griffin Myers and wife of the late Wesley More...

By Scott On Monday, January 20th, 2020

Rosemarie Wilde Haigler – obituary

  In the early morning of Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020, Rosemarie Wilde Haigler (8/6/1934) died peacefully, at Harris Regional Hospital, in Sylva. Rosemarie was born and raised in Swain County.  She was preceded More...

By Scott On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020

Mouse (Deborah Anne) Thompson – obituary

  Mouse (Deborah Anne) Thompson, 46, of Cherokee, passed away Monday, Jan. 13, 2020 at 11 a.m. She was preceded in death by her father, Dan Thompson and grandparents and other family members. Mouse is survived More...

By Scott On Wednesday, January 8th, 2020

Walela Palma – obituary

  Walela Palma, infant daughter of Cassandra Tolley and Angel Palma, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020 at Harris Regional Hospital in Sylva. Survivors include her mother, Cassandra Tolley; her father Angel More...

By Scott On Monday, January 6th, 2020

Alice Virginia Lambert – obituary

  Alice Virginia Lambert , 79 of Cherokee, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020.  Alice was a member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians residing in the Birdtown Community.  She was More...

By Scott On Saturday, January 4th, 2020

Fred Bradley Jr.  – obituary

  Fred Bradley Jr. 72, of the Painttown Community, went home to be with the Lord Friday, Jan. 3, 2020. A native of Cherokee, he was the son of the late Fred Bradley Sr. and Elzina Tramper Bradley. In addition More...

By Scott On Saturday, January 4th, 2020

 Cora Carolyn Littlejohn – obituary

  Cora Carolyn Littlejohn, 66 years young, of Cherokee, passed away at Mission Memorial Hospital on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020. She will be greeted in Heaven by her father, Luke Littlejohn; mother, Lydia Driver More...

By Scott On Friday, January 3rd, 2020

Louwanda Jean Bryant – obituary

  Louwanda Jean Bryant, 83, wife of the late Charles Junior Bryant, of Ladson, passed away peacefully at her residence on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020. Louwanda was born in Cherokee on May 11, 1936. She was the More...

By Scott On Tuesday, December 31st, 2019

Robert Dennis Mathews – obituary

  Robert Dennis Mathews, of the Tow String Community in Cherokee, soared home with the Angels on Dec. 26, 2019. Rob looked forward to once again embracing his parents, Seaborne and Floy Mathews and brothers More...