Pearl “Evelyn” Shepherd, 84, of Franklin, passed away Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016.
George Edwin McFalls, 76, of Bryson City, passed away Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016. A funeral service was held Tuesday, Jan. 3 at Bryant‑Grant Funeral Home Chapel.
Doerr Wendell Davis, 83, of Franklin, passed away Friday, Dec. 30, 2016. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, Jan.
Evelyn Alison Ray Brendle, 82, born Nov. 11, 1934, passed away Dec. 31, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Macon County, the daughter of the late Oliver W. and Alice Sutton Ray.
Nancy Spear Baker, 88, of Franklin, passed away Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017. A visitation will be held from 1-3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017 at the Bryant-Grant Funeral Home.