Rosie Mae (Sequoyah) Hornbuckle – obituary

  Rosie Mae (Sequoyah) Hornbuckle, “Granny” as she was lovingly known by all, 75, of the Big Y Community, entered her heavenly home surrounded by family on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018 at the Cherokee Indian Hospital. Born on March 27, 1943 to Lloyd and Lizzie (Runningwolf) Sequoyah, she was the last of 12 children. She was preceded in death by More...

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By Scott On Monday, November 19th, 2018
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Nicolasa Lucille Librado Anastasio – obituary

  Nicolasa Lucille Librado Anastasio, 35, of Cherokee, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018 at her residence. She is survived by her husband, Emiliano Anastasio; her parents, Arnulfo Luis Librado Sr. and Frances More...

By Scott On Wednesday, November 14th, 2018
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Charles “Chino” Ray West – obituary

  Charles “Chino” Ray West, 39, of Cherokee, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018 at Mission Hospital in Asheville. Chino was a master carpenter and roofer.  He was one of the most genuine, More...

By Scott On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018
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Patsy Sue Ledford Maney

  Patsy Sue Ledford Maney, 74, of the Birdtown Community, went home to be with the Lord, Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018. A native of Cherokee, she was the daughter of the late Bill Murphy and Caroline Ledford, and More...

By Scott On Friday, November 9th, 2018
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Julia Leigh Bushyhead – obituary

  Julia Leigh Bushyhead (aka Juls, Judo, JuJu) of Alexandria, Va., died in her residence of cardiac arrest on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018. Her light went out but her shine lingers on and sparks in the hearts of More...

By Scott On Thursday, November 8th, 2018
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Edbert Wilson Walkingstick – obituary

  Edbert Wilson Walkingstick, 60, of Cherokee, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018.  He lived on the 3200 Acre Tract and retired as transportation coordinator at Dora Reed Headstart after 35 years of service. Wilson More...

By Scott On Thursday, November 8th, 2018
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Freida W. Panther – obituary

  Freida W. Panther, 62, of Cherokee, passed away Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018. She was an avid UNC fan, white oak basket maker, and an enrolled member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee. Freida was preceded in death More...

By Scott On Monday, November 5th, 2018
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Dorothy Frances (James) Farmer – obituary

  Dorothy Frances (James) Farmer, 87, Whittier, and past resident and birth home of Miami, Fla., passed away on Friday, Nov. 2 following an extended illness and a brief stay on Hospice care while at the Elizabeth More...

By Scott On Friday, November 2nd, 2018
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Jon Mitchell Smith – obituary

  Jon Mitchell Smith, 54, of Cherokee, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018 following a two-year battle with cancer.  He was among his loving family. Jon was the son of the late Jack C. Smith and the late More...

By Scott On Friday, November 2nd, 2018
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Ongeequay A-Ki-Ta Walkingstick (Quay)

  Ongeequay A-Ki-Ta Walkingstick (Quay), 22, of Cherokee, passed away unexpectedly in the early morning hours of Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018. She is the daughter of Daniel Dean Walkingstick Sr. and the late Donna More...