January 22, 2018

Harvey Lee Levan

Harvey Lee Levan, 66, of Stony Point, passed away at his residence on January 12, 2018. He was born on February 13 1951, in Alexander County, son of the late Arthur Lee and Minnie Mae Ivester Levan. Harvey was a retired educator, having taught automotive mechanics at Mitchell Community College, and had worked for a…

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Herman Daniel Shook

Herman Daniel Shook, 85, of County Home Road, Taylorsville, went to be with our Lord and Savior on Friday, January 12, 2018 at Catawba Valley Medical Center. He was surrounded by his family, who remained by his side until his passing. He was born June 26, 1932, in Alexander County, the son of the late…

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Ray Daniel Howell

Ray Daniel Howell, 83, of Lewittes Road, Taylorsville, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, January 12, 2018 at Iredell Memorial Hospital. Mr. Howell was born November 11, 1934, in Alexander County, the son of the late Chouncie Lee Howell and Ola Pansy Carlton Howell. He retired from General Electric in…

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Charles Richard “Charlie” Brown, Sr.

Charles Richard “Charlie” Brown, Sr., 70, of Taylorsville, passed January 12, 2018, at his residence, after a brief illness. He was born July 24, 1947, in Caldwell County, son of the late Conley Richard Brown and Willie Mae Pennell Brown. He retired as a professional truck driver and heavy equipment operator. He was of the…

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William “Jack” Gaither Treadway

William “Jack” Gaither Treadway, 92, of Moravian Falls, went to his heavenly home to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, January 11, 2018 at the Villages of Wilkes. He was born on February 21, 1925, in Wilkes County, the son of the late Rufus and Alma Kerley Treadway. He had worked in the…

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Marshall Monroe Bowman

Marshall Monroe Bowman, 83, of Conover, passed away on Thursday, January 11, 2018 at Sherrill’s Ford Hospice. He was born on August 29, 1934, in Alexander County, son of the late Dewey William Bowman and Bessie Nola McAplin Bowman. Marshall spent all of his free time fishing with his grandkids, and never missed one of…

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Juvenile Crime Prevention Council seeks ways to help delinquent youth

State funds available in Alexander County The Alexander County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council (JCPC) anticipates an allocation of $112,275 for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2018, and ending June 30, 2019, from the NC Department of Public Safety, Division of Juvenile Justice. The JCPC is requesting proposals for the upcoming fiscal year to serve…

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Child abuse suspect arrested January 10

A local toddler has been injured and a Taylorsville man is facing a charge of felony child abuse in the case, according to Alexander County Sheriff Chris Bowman. On Wednesday, January 10, 2018, investigators from the Alexander County Sheriff’s Office received a report from Alexander County Department of Social Services regarding possible child abuse to…

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Barry Douglas Hollar

Barry Douglas Hollar, 69, of the Wittenburg Community, Taylorsville, hit his final grand slam when he entered the presence of the Lord and gained his angel wings Wednesday, January 10, 2018. He was an avid competitor and loved ball, whether playing, coaching, or cheering on his favorite player. He rarely missed a game, and if…

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Novella Bowman Fox

Novella Bowman Fox, 86, of Taylorsville, entered the Church Triumphant on January 10, 2018, at Valley Nursing Center, in Taylorsville. She was preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Roscoe; and her three brothers, Marshall, Jasper and Haven Bowman. She is survived by her six children, Steve Fox and wife Ginny of Virginia…

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