OBITUARY: Daniel W. Rattler

OBITUARY: Daniel W. Rattler

Daniel W. Rattler, 87, went to his Heavenly Home on Friday, Nov. 25, 2022. A native of Graham County, Daniel was born on April 22, 1935, to the late George Rattler and Hattie Cornsilk Smoker Rattler. He was preceded in death by his wife, Stacy Wachacha Rattler; his...
OBITUARY: Catherine Brown

OBITUARY: Catherine Brown

Catherine Brown, 84, a native of the Snowbird Community passed away following a period of declining health on Wednesday, Nov. 23,2022 while at the Tsali Care Center in Cherokee, N.C. She was the daughter of late Leona (Kalonahuskie) Brown and Sam Brown. Catherine...
OBITUARY: Sammy W. Owle

OBITUARY: Sammy W. Owle

Sammy W. Owle, 75, of Cherokee, went home to be with the Lord Friday, Nov. 18, 2022. A native of Cherokee, he was the son of the late Clifton and Pauline Lambert Owle and husband of the late Alice Owle. He was of the Baptist Faith. He was preceded in death by his...
OBITUARY: Kevin M. Bruneel

OBITUARY: Kevin M. Bruneel

Kevin M. Bruneel, 62, of Cherokee, N.C., went home to be with our Lord on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022, at Swain Community Hospital in Bryson City. He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Myra (My) Rogers-Bruneel of Plantation, Fla. He is also survived by his only son,...

OBITUARY: James Bates

James Bates, age 77, of Tuckasegee, N.C., went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Dorothy Bates and the son of the late Lester and Flonnie Bates. He was a long-time member of...
OBITUARY: Kobe Gavin Toineeta

OBITUARY: Kobe Gavin Toineeta

Kobe Gavin Toineeta, 25, of the Birdtown Community, entered his eternal home on Friday, Nov. 11, 2022. Kobe was a 2015 graduate of Swain County High School and will forever be remembered as an old soul who never met a stranger. From a young age, Kobe was a...