Joseph R. French – obituary

  Joseph R. French, 65, of Cherokee, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017 at the Cherokee Indian Hospital. Joseph was born in Cherokee on March 8, 1952 to the late Joseph Smith and Winifred French. Joseph was an outdoors man.  He loved Ginsenging, fishing, gardening, and Pow Wows.  He was a craftsman and southern singer. He is survived by four More...

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By Scott On Thursday, August 24th, 2017

David Lamar Wachacha – obituary

David Lamar Wachacha, 47, of Cherokee, went to join family in Heaven, Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017. A native of Cherokee and Snowbird, he was the son of the late Rev. Tom Wachacha Sr., and Edna Ruth Taylor Wachacha. More...

By Scott On Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017

Eloise Cline (Smith) Hicks – obituary

Eloise Cline (Smith) Hicks, 80, of Whittier, peacefully went home to be with the Lord, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. A longtime resident of Swain and Jackson County, she was the daughter of the late Rev. Dewey and step-mother More...

By Scott On Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Shirley Jackson Oswalt (Dodie) – obituary

  Shirley Jackson Oswalt (Dodie), 62, of Robbinsville went home to be with the Lord Monday, Aug. 21, 2017 at her residence. A native of Graham County, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Ella Long Jackson. More...

By Scott On Friday, August 18th, 2017

Geraldine Walkingstick – obituary

  After a valiant fight with cancer, Geraldine Walkingstick passed peacefully into the hands of the Lord on Aug. 15, 2017. She was an artist: a gifted basket maker with many other creative talents. Geraldine More...

By Scott On Thursday, August 10th, 2017

Rafe Allen Rattler – obituary

  Rafe Allen Rattler, infant son of Jon Rattler and Brandy Keen Rattler, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017 at Mission Hospital in Asheville. In addition to his parents, Rafe is survived by one brother, Kale More...

By Scott On Monday, July 17th, 2017

Elnora Nell Owle Maney – obituary

  Elnora Nell Owle Maney, 73, of the Big Cove Community in Cherokee, passed away Sunday, July 16, 2017 at Harris Regional Hospital in Sylva. She was born Aug. 19, 1943 in Cherokee to the late Thomas B. Owle More...

By Scott On Monday, July 17th, 2017

Ethel M. Lambert – obituary

  Ethel M. Lambert, 101, of the Birdtown community, went home to be with the Lord Thursday, July 13, 2017. A native of Cherokee, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Marinda McCoy Murphy and wife of More...

By Scott On Thursday, July 13th, 2017

Rosie Owle Marler – obituary

  Rosie Owle Marler, 89, of Whittier, passed away Monday, July 10, 2017 at Tsali Care Center in Cherokee. Rosie was born Jan. 10, 1928 in Whittier to the late Mark Alven Owle and Belva Smith Owle.  Rosie was More...

By Scott On Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

Jessie Long Maney – obituary

  Jessie Long Maney, 76, of Cherokee, passed away Monday July 10, 2017 at her home with her loving family by her side. She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend.  She was a member at Rock More...